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Jaamu & Kashmir: Try to bring back youths to mainstream, says...

Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti urged the police on Friday to try to bring back to mainstream the youths who have fled...

Taapsee Pannu to star in Irom Sharmila’s biopic?

Actress Taapsee Pannu has revealed she has been approached for a biopic on Irom Sharmila, the civil rights and political activist from Manipur. There were...

Even after 16 years, Irom Sharmila keeps her mother waiting

Having broken the world's longest hunger strike on Tuesday, Manipur's 'Iron Lady' Irom Sharmila is maintaining her resolve not to clip her nails, comb...

Irom Sharmila to end fast after 16 Years; says she wants...

Civil rights activist Irom Sharmila announced on Tuesday that she will break her 15-year-long fast against the withdrawal of Armed Forces Special Powers Act...

Suicide bid case false, Irom Sharmila tells court

Civil rights activist Irom Sharmila, accused of a suicide bid during her fast-unto-death protest in 2006, told a court in New Delhi on Tuesday...

Tripura government lifts AFSPA

The Tripura government withdrew the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) from the state on Wednesday with immediate effect in an effort to curb...