Irom Sharmila

  • Do not rule out Irom's chances of winning the Nobel peace prize: Harpviken 11-10-2013 01:51 PM

    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 04-03-2013 11:58 PM

    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 04-03-2013 09:50 PM

    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 04-03-2013 05:42 PM

    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 05-11-2012 11:46 PM

    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? 05-11-2012 11:26 PM

    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 05-11-2012 07:18 PM

    She is protesting against the Armed Forces Special Powers Act. ...
  • People of Manipur fight for Irom Sharmila 02-10-2011 06:43 PM

    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 02-10-2011 06:34 PM

    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 18-09-2011 12:25 PM

    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 05-09-2011 07:22 PM

    On this episode we bring you the stories of fake encounters by the state police in Manipur. ...
  • Archives: Special show on Irom Sharmila 05-09-2011 07:15 PM

    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? 29-08-2011 11:16 PM

    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 29-08-2011 11:05 PM

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Unrest in Manipur 02-02-2007 01:15 PM

    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...