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War against AFSPA Why not talk to Irom Sharmila instead of detaining her?

Aug 23, 2014

War against AFSPA Why not talk to Irom Sharmila instead of detaining her?

Soon after TV footage beamed live of the 42-year-old frail Manipuri woman being forcibly lifted and carried away by posse of women cops, the sense of hope that had sprung in the last 48 hours evaporated quickly enough. #Politics #Congress #BJP #ConnectTheDots #Manipur #Irom Sharmila #AFSPA #States #Assam Rifles #Binalakshmi Nepram #Gaikhangam
Irom Sharmila re-arrested, remanded to 15 days judicial custody

Aug 22, 2014

Irom Sharmila re-arrested, remanded to 15 days judicial custody

Two days after she was released on court orders, civil rights activist Irom Chanu Sharmila wastoday re-arrested by the police on fresh charges of attempt to commit suicide and remanded to judicial custody by the court. #NewsTracker #Manipur #Irom Sharmila #AFSPA #fast #judicial custody #re-arrested
Dragging off Irom Sharmila When iron-fisted becomes ham-handed

Aug 22, 2014

Dragging off Irom Sharmila When iron-fisted becomes ham-handed

The government claims it is taking care of Irom Sharmila. But as policewomen drag her away kicking and screaming for a medical checkup it reinforces every image of a government that is as ham-handed as it is iron-fisted. #ThatsJustWrong #Manipur #protest #Police #Dharna #Irom Sharmila #AFSPA #Imphal #Medical #supporters
State govt prepared to look after Irom Sharmila Manipur Home Minister

Aug 21, 2014

State govt prepared to look after Irom Sharmila Manipur Home Minister

Manipur Home Minister Gaikhangam on Thursday said the government was all prepared to protect and look after the health of social activist Irom Sharmila. #India #TheySaidIt #Manipur #Irom Sharmila #suicide #AFSPA #Imphal #Gaikhangam #Manipur Home Minister
Life post force-feeding Does Irom Sharmila have a reason to start eating?

Aug 21, 2014

Life post force-feeding Does Irom Sharmila have a reason to start eating?

The all important question now is where does Irom Sharmila go from here? What shape does her agitation take from this point? Will she eat now that the court has released her? #India #WhatNext #Manipur #protest #Irom Sharmila #AFSPA #Northeast #Armed forces #heroes #Manipur court

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'Whatever Mary Kom does, she does perfectly with complete concentration'

Sep 07, 2013

'Whatever Mary Kom does, she does perfectly with complete concentration'

Husband and manager, Ouler Kom talks about his wife Mary Kom, how they met, got married and the hardships she has suffered. #Delhi #Manipur #Olympics #Mary Kom #InHisEyes #National Games #Ouler Kom
All unquiet on the Naga front

Jun 03, 2011

All unquiet on the Naga front

Manipur-Nagaland tension is only beginning to rankle again. But the ripples are yet to be felt in far off New Delhi. #New Delhi #Nagaland #Community Bloggers #Manipur #Neiphiu Rio #Okram Ibobi Singh #North East India

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All unquiet on the Naga front

Aug 20, 2014

Indian hunger striker Irom Sharmila freed after suicide charges dropped

Court orders release of rights activist who has been on hunger strike for 14 years in protest against alleged army atrocities An Indian human rights activist who has been on hunger strike for the last 14 years in protest against alleged army atrociti...
All unquiet on the Naga front

Aug 21, 2014

Army called in after deadly India violence

Army troops have enforced a curfew in border districts of India's northeastern Assam state following violence that has left dozen dead and more than 10,000 people displaced. Shops and businesses were closed in Golaghat town, where three people were k... #India #New Delhi #Narendra Modi #Assam #Nagaland
All unquiet on the Naga front

Aug 19, 2014

Priyanka's 'Mary Kom' facing ban in Manipur

While the entire nation is eagerly awaiting to catch a glimpse of mighty Priyanka pack some punch on-screen, it is rumoured that ‘Mary Kom’ is unlikely to release in the fiery boxer`s home state, Manipur... #MC Mary Kom #Priyanka Chopra