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Irom Sharmila is very much eager to eat, but...

Rights activist Irom Sharmila, who is on a fast for over 13 years in Manipur demanding repeal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act, on Wednesday told a Delhi court that she was very much eager to......

Irom Sharmila rejects AAP offer to contest polls

Manipur's 'Iron Lady' Irom Chanu Sharmila has rejected an offer from the Aam Aadmi Party to join politics and contest this year's Lok Sabha elections. "She got an offer, but she is not interested......

'Irom Sharmila feels fasting is what she is meant to do in life'

Today, Irom Sharmila, the Manipur civil rights activist, marks 13 years of her fast in protest against the Armed Forces Special Powers Act in the state. She remains in judicial custody where she......

Irom Sharmila remanded to judicial custody

Activist Irom Chanu Sharmila, who has been on a fast for the past 12 years to demand withdrawal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act from Manipur, has been remanded to judicial custody for 15......

Irom Sharmila re-arrested in Manipur

Activist Irom Sharmila Chanu, who has been on fast for more than 12 years demanding repeal of the 'draconian' Armed Forces Special Powers Act from Manipur, was re-arrested by state police,......

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Q. Identify the person: Irom Sharmila?
Joseph Chacko:  A.  more

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Q. Irom Sharmila is today recognized internationally for her work on the issues related to empowerment of women, peace and human rights as well as for her long dedicated non-violent means of protest in a region where guns make the rules. Sharmila was awarded the Gwangju Prize for Human Rights and the Rabindranath Tagore Peace Prize. However, despite her international recognition, the Indian government has chosen to keep her under judical custody, forcibly feeding her through the nose. There are heavy restrictions for her to meet visitors. Sharmila has not taken food or water for ten years.?
Joseph Chacko:  A. yes you are right.IT is because Media and strong media persons are not there more

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Q. Who is Irom Sharmila? Why is she famous?
Dalitvoice:  A. civil right activist, political activist,journalist, poets from Manipurfull name irom sharmila chabu born in 1972 at kongpal more

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suppandi
Q. The Iron Lady of Manipur Irom Chanu Sharmila has been on a fast for 7 long years as a protest against AFPSA in manipur. Her protest is the longest political protest in any part of the world.\ My question is why her Satyagraha is not drawing as much interest as Gandhi ji\'s.... Is it because it is against our own ppl and not an outsider or something else?
Suppandi:  A. helloer its boaring re more

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Politics of life and death

Strange are the ways of the State. It has vested itself with the right to take away a life but refuses its citizens the autonomy to die. Call it... ...

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Irom Sharmila not produced, fresh warrant issued for production on 30 and 31 October 2014

Ref: HRA/PR-10/14 The trial of the Irom Sharmila Chanu under the Parliament Street Police Station FIR no. 222/06 under section 309 was supposed... ...

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Irom Sharmila's trial pushed to Oct 30

With the Government of Manipur failing to make necessary arrangements for appearance of hunger striker Irom Chanu Sharmila in the court of Patiala... ...

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Sharmila gets Delhi court summons

A Delhi court today issued a fresh warrant to jail authorities of Manipur to produce hunger striker Irom Sharmila before it on October 30 and 31.... ...

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Irom Sharmila's court appearance in doubt

For the third time anti-AFSPA activist Irom Sharmila may not be able to appear before the Metropolitan Magistrate, Patiala House, New Delhi on... ...

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