Last Updated: Thursday, December 19, 2013, 17:36
Delhi court issued a production warrant against `Iron lady` Irom Sharmila to appear Jan 30, next year in a case of attempted suicide during her fast-unto-death at Jantar Mantar here in 2006.
Last Updated: Thursday, December 19, 2013, 15:13
A Delhi court today issued production warrant for January 30 against rights activist Irom Sharmila after she failed to turn up in a case lodged against her for allegedly attempting suicide during her fast-unto- death here in 2006.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 30, 2013, 20:13
The NHRC Wednesday issued a notice to Manipur Govt seeking immediate removal of the "arbitrary restrictions" imposed on visitors wanting to meet activist Irom Sharmila.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 18:51
Social activist Irom Chanu Sharmila has been on fast for the past 12 years demanding withdrawal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act.
Last Updated: Monday, May 20, 2013, 14:10
A 1000-word "very long" poem, penned by Irom Sharmila forms part of a new book on the activist from Manipur.
Last Updated: Friday, March 08, 2013, 19:39
Around 200 people participated in a `Save Sharmila Week` that began here in support of Manipuri activist Irom Sharmila Chanu to mark International Women`s Day.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 07, 2013, 13:59
A bunch of more than 60 artists from various parts of the country have designed postcards to express their solidarity with `Iron Lady` Irom Chanu Sharmila.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 05, 2013, 15:57
Undeterred by the Centre’s slow response to her fast seeking the withdrawal of the controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), Iron Lady Irom Sharmila says she will not give up.
Last Updated: Monday, March 04, 2013, 15:48
Activist Irom Sharmila Chanu, who was Monday charged with attempting suicide for her fast unto death here in 2006 while demanding repeal of controversial AFSPA, said she is following Mahatma Gandhi`s principle of non-violence.
Last Updated: Monday, March 04, 2013, 14:02
Over 30 supporters of Manipur`s "Iron Lady" Irom Sharmila Chanu gathered outside Patiala House Court Monday morning and raised slogans in support of her campaign.
Last Updated: Monday, November 05, 2012, 08:54
The `Iron Lady of Manipur` Irom Chanu Sharmila, who has been on a hunger strike since 2000 demanding repeal of Armed Forces Special Power Act (AFSPA), has completed 12 years of fast.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 28, 2012, 13:28
Having shunned food and water for the last twelve years, Manipur`s `Iron Lady` Irom Chanu Sharmila has decided not to accept any award till the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act is withdrawn.
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