Irom Sharmila Chanu

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Sharmila, Irom

With the birth of her twins, Manipur’s most famous activist comes closer to experiencing the joys that many take for granted

Explained: Irom Sharmila and her struggle against AFSPA

Irom Sharmila, known as the Iron lady of Manipur, gave birth to twin girls in Bengaluru. A look at her struggle against AFSPA in Manipur


AFSPA required to tackle insurgency in NE, no cases of misuse reported: Army

In Manipur, rights activist Irom Chanu Sharmila has been on a fast-unto-death for 15 years demanding withdrawal of AFSPA.

The longest fast

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

I am following Gandhiji's principle of non-violence: Irom Sharmila Chanu

Chanu was flown in to Delhi from Manipur last evening to appear before a court.

Party MP targets Mamata again

Questions her stand on AFSPA,Junglemahal forces


On hunger strike again,Sharmila rearrested

Irom Sharmila Chanu,popularly known as the Iron Lady of Manipur,was arrested again on Wednesday evening,barely two days after her release on the occasion of Women's Day....