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Irom Sharmila detention: Human rights panel sends notice to Manipur govt

Irom Sharmila remained steadfast on continuing her fast till AFSPA was removed from Manipur.

Anna Team won’t join hands with Irom Sharmila

Right to recall is high on the agenda of the two-day core committee meeting of Team Anna that begins on Saturday at Ralegan Siddhi.


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Manipuri Activist Irom Sharmila Set To Register Marriage With Long-Time British Partner

Human rights activist Irom Sharmila submitted papers for her marriage with her long-time partner Desmond Coutinho at the sub-registrar’s office in Kodaikanal on Wednesday morning. Ms. Irom and Mr. Coutinho spent two hours at the office completing the formalities to register their marriage. However, Sub-Registrar Rajesh said that he could not grant permission for their […]

Irom Sharmila Extends Her Solidarity To JNU And UOH Student's Progressive Movements

What is it to be Indian for a Manipuri? Before attempting an answer, a caveat: the Manipuri identity itself is hotly contested between the state’s many ethnic communities. This is particularly so in recent times with the advent of democracy, and the consequent contest for levers to state power. It is for this diversity of […]