Irom Sharmila

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Who was Irom Sharmila: A look at the life she has lost, and memories that sustain her

Who was Irom Sharmila before her extraordinary protest against the AFSPA took over her existence? As her fast enters its 15th year, a look at the life she has lost, and the memories that sustain her.

The longest fast

That Irom Sharmila’s fast has entered its 15th year reveals the implacable might of the Indian state.

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I believe PM Modi will repeal AFSPA from Manipur: Irom Sharmila

People see me as a separatist. But, I am struggling for India’s integrity, she said.

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Rethinking impunity

Why it may be time to revoke the AFSPA in areas like Manipur.

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Three days after her release, anti-AFSPA activist Irom Sharmila re-arrested from protest site

Sharmila has been taken back to her ward at the JNIMS to be force fed through her nose.

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Express 5: No proof of sexual assault in Badaun case; her tube off, fast still on, Irom Sharmila is free

Read five stories from The Indian Express before you start your day.

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Stature a worry for govt, can come in her way too

Irom’s fight against what is perceived as a draconian law has made her more than just an icon.

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Her tube off, fast still on, Irom Sharmila is free

“I will continue my fast until AFSPA is repealed once and for all”, she said.

Far from Delhi

Irom Sharmila’s protest is legitimate. It cannot be criminalised or wished away.

Sharmila went on hunder strike in 2000, to pressure the central and state governments to lift AFSPA. (Source: Express Photo by Neeraj Priyadarshi)

Irom Sharmila released, will Manipur government move HC now?

Question is if state government will come up with to ensure that she can be taken into custody again.

Irom Sharmila released from hospital detention

A civil rights activist, Irom has been force-fed through her nose for over a decade now.

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Court orders release of Manipur activist Irom Sharmila

Sharmila has been on fast for past 13 years to demand withdrawal of AFSPA from Manipur.

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Code Green

The exhibition is on at Vadehra Art Gallery, D 53, Defence Colony, till Sept 6.

Delhi Underground: Clueless constable

The RSS is seemingly upset about how BJP leaders and party supporters have been spending a lot money to reward and honour party workers.

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Prima facie evidence against Sharmila

Sharmila said that she was not trying to commit suicide but only demanding withdrawal of AFSPA from the state.