Mary's nephews, a cousin and several aspiring boxers, including two girls live with the family.
Sarita’s loss in a controversial decision in the semis has been no less painful than a death in the family.
It has nothing to do with the recent violence or incidents which have taken place in Ukhrul, said Ningshen.
Sharmila has been taken back to her ward at the JNIMS to be force fed through her nose.
The crowd, who had only seen Sharmila in photographs printed in newspapers, garlanded her.
Irom's fight against what is perceived as a draconian law has made her more than just an icon.
“I will continue my fast until AFSPA is repealed once and for all", she said.
Question is if state government will come up with to ensure that she can be taken into custody again.
A civil rights activist, Irom has been force-fed through her nose for over a decade now.
Sharmila has been on fast for past 13 years to demand withdrawal of AFSPA from Manipur.
The Manipuri film industry is a vibrant one, with as many as 80-100 movies being made a year.
Swaraj raised the issue of insurgent outfits and outfits banned by India setting up bases in Myanmar during her meeting with Myanmar President.
India backs freedom of navigation, access to resources in SCS waters.
The two countries also discussed the civil nuclear agreement and agreed to expedite the process.
This is the first time in 17 years after the admission to Asean that Myanmar has Chaired the grouping.
The incident had led to widespread protests in Manipur and the rest of India.
Now 20, the case of sexual exploitation she filed against her husband and 16 others, including MoS Nihal Chand, comes up for hearing in a Jaipur court.
Oinam Bembem started playing football with the boys in her colony in Imphal city when she was 12.
A joint team of the police targeted UALA commander-in-chief Singbirth Marak alias Norrok X Momin.
Tripura: CPM bags both seats; Mizoram: Cong retains lone seat.
From chief minister to union cabinet, Rio looks at a bigger role.
Citing special constitutional powers,state shortlists companies for oil exploration,ignores ministry questions on moves validity.
Haul near Chaobok Lamkhai is the third major this year in the state.
A vice-president of Manipur Peoples Party (MPP),H Manisana,was shot in broad daylight Wednesday. The 64-year-old Manisana was going to the party office when he was killed on Tiddim Road near Tulihal Airport at 9.40 am. MPP is the oldest regional party in the state. The police said Manisana was traveling from his residence in Bishnupur […]
Iroms brother had allegedly threatened her with honour killing for her relationship with a British citizen of Goan descent.
The commission,which visited the activist in Imphal last month,has questioned the fact that Sharmila is not allowed to meet any member of the public.
Irom Sharmila remained steadfast on continuing her fast till AFSPA was removed from Manipur.
Ursula Graham Bower,a British woman,had made her home in these hills in the 1940s.
Was also named by SC panel in Manipur fake encounter case
The Ashoka Chakra is the nations highest peacetime gallantry medal.
In an Editors Guild meeting,all major newspapers in Manipur decided to stop publishing for two days.
A UK poll has named victories in Imphal and Kohima against the Japanese as Britains Greatest Battle.
The demand for a separate state has erupted in Manipur with the Kuki State Demand Committee
Self-styled home secretary of the Kuki Liberation Army (KLA) was killed in an ambush laid by suspected rival Kuki underground cadres in Champhai village at around 3.30 pm Saturday.
A Manipur district has long known about the horror stories of rape,abuse and deprivation that are now emerging from two Jaipur homes from where 51 children were rescued in March. But poor and undeveloped,it keeps sending its children there. ESHA ROY REPORTS...
The youngest of these children is only seven years old while the oldest is 15.