Irom Sharmila

India isn’t fit to get UN VETO Power

India isn’t fit to get UN VETO Power

Narendra Modi, the Prime Minister of India, desperately tries to mobilize support to get UN Security Council permanent membership to gain veto power and establish India as a superpower. In New York on September 25, 2015 Modi hosted a summit of G-4 that included Germany, Japan, Brazil and India, where he demanded the inclusion of […]

Supporting Irom Sharmila and Opposing AFSPA

Supporting Irom Sharmila and Opposing AFSPA

We’re all connected now. Thanks to online news sources, we can hear about news we might never have heard of in the past. That’s how I, a middle-aged American, came to hear about Irom Sharmila’s steadfast protest against an unjust law. I had not heard about AFSPA—the law that lets the Indian Army act with […]

Aamir Khan – Appeal to highlight AFSPA and Irom Sharmila in Satyamev Jayate

Aamir Khan – Appeal to highlight AFSPA and Irom Sharmila in Satyamev Jayate

There is no doubt that Bollywood Superstar Aamir Khan has been able to inspire not only millions of Indians with his show Satyamev Jayate, but also able to implement many reforms and decision making by the Center of power – the Indian Government. While there are thousands of issues in this country with varied level […]

Who is the Terrorist

Who is the Terrorist

Starting with the Naga insurgency since India’s independence in 1947, the north eastern region which has international borders with China, Myanmar, Bhutan and Bangladesh continues to be in the grip of secessionist insurgency. These demands for secession however, evoke strong reactions from the Indian State and deployment of a large number of security forces in […]

Iron Lady Irom Sharmila charged for attempting suicide

Iron Lady Irom Sharmila charged for attempting suicide

By- Correspondent A Delhi court framed charges against Irom Sharmila Chanu on today, who has been on fast for about 12 years demanding repeal of controversial AFSPA, for allegedly attempting to commit suicide during her fast unto death in the national Capital in 2006. Metropolitan Magistrate (MM) Akash Jain framed charges against 40 years old Chanu […]

The Hunger – 11 years and counting

The Hunger – 11 years and counting

Symbolic human representation of Irom Sharmila was addressed on 18th August 2012 near Dighalipukhuri and platform was eventually staged to voice ones opinion by a group named Yellow Cab. There were guest came from Manipur including Irom Sharmila’s siblings. Yellow Cab have been travelling various places meeting different people, various classes and categories of people […]

1 2 3