Irom Sharmila

  • The Citizen Journalist Show June 1, 2014

    This week, Citizens from across the country post their messages to Prime Minister Modi. Plus, Irom Sharmila's appeal to the PM and much more. ...
  • Want to meet Modi to seek repulsion of AFSPA: Irom Sharmila June 14, 2014

    Manipuri activist Irom Sharmila, who has been on hunger strike for over a decade, was in Delhi for a court hearing and hoped to meet PM Narendra Modi to seek the repulsion of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act. She was asked to appear in a 2006 case of attempting...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 28, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • There shouldn't be a conflict between law and human rights: MoS Home May 28, 2014

    Speaking to CNN-IBN on the Irom Sharmila case, MoS Home Kiren Rijiju said that while dealing with Irom Sharmila's case, there can't be any conflict between human rights and the law. "While establishing the rule of law, there should not be any abuse of human rights," he said. ...
  • I hope Modi government repeals AFSPA: Irom Sharmila June 14, 2014

    Manipuri activist Irom Sharmila tells CNN-IBN her expectations from the new government. ...
  • Do not rule out Irom's chances of winning the Nobel peace prize: Harpviken October 11, 2013

    Director, Peace Research Institute Oslo Kristian Berg Harpviken said that he did not rule out the chances of Irom Sharmila being named as the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize. Irom has been on fast since 2000 to highlight the suffering of the people in Manipur. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai March 4, 2013

    In a shocking incident, several personnel of the Punjab Police were caught on camera beating up a woman in Taran Taran on Sunday. The woman had reportedly complained of sexual harassment. ...
  • News 360: Punjab policemen beat up sexual harassment victim March 4, 2013

    In Tarn Taran, Punjab, a young woman and her father were beaten up mercilessly by policemen after they complained of sexual harassment. ...
  • Charges against me are baseless: Irom Sharmila March 4, 2013

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Irom Sharmila said that she loved life and was only using fast as a means of protest. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 5, 2012

    It's 12 years to the day since Irom Sharmila went on fast against AFSPA. It's a neck-and-neck race between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney. ...
  • Has India abandoned Irom Sharmila, Iron Lady of Manipur? November 5, 2012

    Irom Sharmila, Manipur's 'Iron Lady', on Monday completed 12 years of protest demanding repeal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA). ...
  • Irom Sharmila's fast enters the 12th year November 5, 2012

    She is protesting against the Armed Forces Special Powers Act. ...
  • People of Manipur fight for Irom Sharmila October 2, 2011

    Irom Sharmila has been on a 10-year long fast demanding the removal of the Arms Forces Special Powers Act. ...
  • Anna yet to take a call on visiting Irom Sharmila October 2, 2011

    Anna said that two people from his team will visit Irom Sharmila first then he will decide after that. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Irom Sharmila's 10-year fast September 18, 2011

    On this episode we bring you the struggle of Manipur's iron lady Irom Sharmila, who has been on a fast for the last ten years fighting for the repeal of AFPSA. ...
  • From our archives: True lies in Manipur September 10, 2011

    On this episode we bring you the stories of fake encounters by the state police in Manipur. ...
  • Archives: Special show on Irom Sharmila November 7, 2011

    CNN-IBN brings you from its archives the story of Irom Sharmila's struggle demanding repeal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFPSA) in Manipur....
  • Does India care about Irom Sharmila? September 5, 2011

    Irom Sharmila has been on a fast for over a decade and demand that the Armed Forces Special Powers Act must go. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai August 29, 2011

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Unrest in Manipur September 10, 2011

    CNN-IBN travels to Manipur where Irom Sharmila has been on a fast for the past six years to protest against the Armed Forces Special Powers Act in the state. She hasn't eaten or had a drop of water since then. Anubha Bhonsle travels to Manipur to gauge the extent of...