An “overwhelming support” from the Mehbooba government for revocation of AFSPA surprises Manipur’s iron lady on her first J&K visit
The wedding was held in the presence of sub-registrar Radhakrishnan with Coutinho putting the ring on Sharmila's finger.
Irom celebrated her 45th birthday at the Santhigramam rehabilitation centre where her hosts prepared payasam (sweet dish) for her.
In India where elections are about money and power, Ibobi Singh nurtured his constituency. He provided jobs for almost every voter over there
If BJP manages to cobble numbers yet Ibobi Singh stakes claim being the single largest party, it will depend on Governor Najma Heptulla who she wants to invite to form the government.
BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav termed Sharmila’s claim as an ‘absolute lie’ and said his party’s entire election campaign cost in Manipur doesn’t cost that much.
The iconic civil rights activist from Manipur speaks in Delhi on the road ahead
A poem for the iron lady of Manipur, Irom Sharmila
An exclusive interview with Irom Sharmila where the 'Iron lady of Manipur' talks of what India needs, her mission, hope and being in love
While the centre’s declared intention—to decriminalise attempt to suicide and repeal Section 309—offers hope for Irom Sharmila’s release, it risks being worthless without a decisive debate on AFSPA
What accounts for the negligible interest in the six-year long satyagraha of Irom Sharmila? Why is it that we either never seem to "look" towards the East, or if and when we do, we "look" but do not "see"? Perhaps it is time to resurrect Gandhi in th
The police have been 'force-feeding' a young Manipur girl in custody since November 2000 who refuses to eat voluntarily, demanding withdrawal of Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958, while recent charges of 'custodial-killing' hog the headlines in
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi arrives at Parliament during its Winter Session, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Singh
Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Singh
Union Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal with Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Kamal Singh
Congress leader Anand Sharma interacts with AAP MP Sanjay Singh, during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
TMC MP Nusrat Jahan during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist
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Dissent is less about material gains than the intangibles they leave us with.
For India’s manual scavengers, mere existence is a protest, because they need to fight just to reclaim their humanity and dignity.
While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry
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As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.
India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.