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Mumbai Activists Pay Tribute To ‘Iron Lady’ Of Manipur

MUMBAI, Dec 11: Civil rights activists paid tribute to the Irom Sharmila, the ‘Iron Lady‘ of Manipur who has been fasting since 2000 to demand the removal of the armed forces from her state. The Mumbai Committee for Release of Binayak Sen organized a function at Ajmera Hall, near Grant Road... 

Festival Of Hope, Justice And Peace Concludes

IMPHAL, Nov 6: The festival of Hope, Justice and Peace that was kick started in commemoration of Sharmila’s decade long struggle against injustices and human rights abuses committed by armed forces under the immunity provided by AFSPA 1958 came to a sober close pregnant with profound insights. The...