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Second Round of Signings at Anglian Medal Hunt

We just signed four of India's most talented boxers and two coaches (Gurdev Singh for race walking and Jaidev Bisht for boxing) at Anglian Medal Hunt. In thi...

Manipur court orders release of Irom Sharmila...again

Jan 22, 2015    

A Manipur court has ordered the release of Manipur's 'Iron Lady' Irom Sharmila, who has been on a hunger strike for over 14 years, demanding the repeal of the controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSA).The court refused to accept the Manipur Police's chargesheet over a 2014 case, charging her with an attempt to commit suicide, according to a press release by Amnesty International India.Sharmila told the judge, as quoted by NDTV, "I am tired of this cycle of release and re-arrest. Please put my case to trial once and for all. Let the case be decided". It is an outrage that I...

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