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March 23, 2017 9:19 pm

The function was also attended by former CM O Ibobi Singh and other top senior government officers.

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March 19, 2017 7:37 pm

Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh, Deputy CM Y Joykumar and other top civil and police officers attended the swearing in ceremony.

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March 16, 2017 9:54 pm

C P Joshi questioned the role of the Governor in Manipur and accused her of playing into the hands of the ruling party.

March 16, 2017 7:23 am

The BJP has come to power after 15 years of Congress rule in Manipur that was led by Okram Ibobi Singh.

March 15, 2017 7:24 pm

The BJP-led coalition in Manipur includes allies NPP, NPF, LJP and others.

March 15, 2017 7:26 pm

Manipur Highlights: Although the Congress emerged as the single largest party with 28 MLAs, the BJP, with 21 MLAs, claims to have the support of NPP (4), NPF (4), LJP (1), and three others.

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March 15, 2017 2:19 am

Biren’s popularity with other MLAs may have swung the vote in his favour after a round of hectic lobbying between him and party favourite Bishwajit Singh.

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March 15, 2017 4:35 am

Since March 11, there has been high drama and political tussles over formation of the government in Manipur, with both the Congress and BJP claiming that they have the numbers.

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March 15, 2017 10:46 am

She further said that the BJP-led group has been invited tomorrow to form the Government.

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March 14, 2017 6:15 pm

Earlier, in an interview with Indian Express, Irom Sharmila had said that that 'people would have voted for her but their right to vote has been occupied by money'.

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March 14, 2017 6:13 pm

Union minister Piyush Goyal had confirmed his candidature as the CM of the state as well.

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March 14, 2017 12:42 pm

Meanwhile, incumbent Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh submitted his resignation to the Governor in the evening.

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March 14, 2017 12:25 am

Last year, Nongthombam Biren left the Congress, his party since 2007, to join the BJP.

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March 13, 2017 9:01 pm

The BJP has claimed it enjoyed the support of 32 MLAs in the 60-member assembly.

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March 13, 2017 8:19 pm

Biren thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP leadership for giving him an opportunity to serve Manipur.

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March 13, 2017 9:46 pm

Currently, the BJP claims to enjoy the support of 32 MLAs in the 60-member assembly.

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March 13, 2017 10:16 pm

The BJP claims to enjoy the support of 32 MLAs in the 60-member assembly.

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March 13, 2017 4:40 pm

Gaikhangam also described as "completely baseless" the reports that several Congress legislators, including Shyam Kumar, were in touch with the BJP and expressed a desire to support a BJP government.

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March 13, 2017 3:41 pm

Currently, the BJP claims to have the support of 31 MLAs in the 60-member assembly.

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March 13, 2017 5:07 am

A day that saw the BJP steal a march over the Congress in a show of strength before the Governor in Manipur couldn’t have had a more apt moment.

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March 13, 2017 3:40 am

Senior Congress leader C P Joshi, deputed from Delhi and present at the party headquarters, accused the BJP of flouting “the norms of democracy”.

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March 13, 2017 12:26 am

Calling the BJP opportunistic Ibobi Singh said that the BJP had categorically denied tie ups with the naga peoples front ahead of the assembly elections.

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March 12, 2017 10:53 pm

As per the Constitution and norms, the single largest party is always invited to form the government, Congress spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said.

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March 12, 2017 10:44 pm

BJP general secretary Ram Madhav said the NPP and the LJP have extended their support to BJP to form the government.

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March 12, 2017 7:27 pm

The election threw up a hung verdict with none of the two mainstream parties, BJP and Congress being able to cross the magic figure of 31 in the 60-member Assembly.

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March 12, 2017 6:55 pm

The BJP did well in the valley, where the Congress was hoping to reap the benefits of economic blockade.

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March 12, 2017 12:49 pm

Manipur on Saturday threw up a hung assembly with the ruling Congress bagging 28 of the 60 seats and the BJP winning 21.

March 12, 2017 10:50 am

BJP leaders had earlier told The Indian Express that the party would look to form the government if it crosses the 20-seat mark, and it could now find willing allies among the 10 winners of smaller parties.

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March 12, 2017 10:50 am

The results at the Thoubal constituency, where Irom lost to CM Okram Ibobi Singh, is not a surprise to most. Singh has remained unbeaten there for three terms now.

March 12, 2017 4:17 am

N Giridhar Singh, who is General Secretary of Association of Manipuri Diaspora, felt it would have done good to the state if the election had brought change of power.

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March 11, 2017 9:14 pm

Ibobi, with his decision to create seven new districts, was able to shift the poll plank on the issue of economic blockade and threat to territorial integrity of Manipur if the BJP comes to power.

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March 11, 2017 9:00 pm

Rights activist Irom Sharmila, who had contested against the Chief Minister, was relegated to fourth position after securing only 90 votes.

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March 13, 2017 12:44 am

In today's election result, Irom Sharmila lost to chief minister Okram Ibobi Singh in Thoubal constituency.

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March 11, 2017 3:49 pm

Manipur Election Result 2017: Sharmila managed to get less than 100 votes while Ibobi secured over 15,000 votes.

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March 11, 2017 11:37 am

According to CVoter, Inner Manipur has its votes divided between BJP and Congress

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March 11, 2017 8:23 pm

Manipur elections results 2017: The state is currently governed by Congress with Okram Ibobi Singh as the chief minister who has held the position since 2002.