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Imphal airport: AAI orders inquiry into building collapse incident

The roof of the building collapsed right after the completion of concrete layering work. Atleast eight of the 40 workers at the construction site were seriously injured.

Manipur: Man held for beheading neighbour, police says likely over land dispute

The police said the 35-year-old accused allegedly attacked Khangembam Achou Meitei, 47, with a machete when the victim was mowing his backyard.


Indo-Japan partnership could explore opportunities in Manipur: CM N Biren Singh

Also present on the occasion, Ambassador of Japan to India, Kenji Hiramatsu, said that the Northeastern region has got huge potential and invited the youths from the region to work in Japan under the Technical Intern Training Programme.

Imphal, Indian Navy’s advanced guided missile destroyer, launched in Mumbai

Imphal has a length of 163 metres and 17.4 metres at the beam and a displacement of 7.300 tonnes, which are propelled by four gas turbines to achieve speeds in excess of 30 knots.

Citizenship Bill protests: Curfew imposed in Imphal, DM tells local channels don’t show protests

In Imphal West, District Magistrate Naorem Praveen Singh barred local cable news channels from “transmission... of agitation or protest”.

Manipur: Grenade exploded in front of shopping mall in Imphal, none hurt

The explosion has sent employees of the shopping mall and locals nearby panicking, resulting in closure of the shopping complex.


Imphal: Mob destroys house of murder suspect, family members expelled

Meanwhile, a public meeting convened at Ekhou bazaar, the victim’s locality has demanded the government to hang the accused within 48 hours.

Manipur: Mysterious disease kills 19 cattle in Senapati district

According to villagers, at least 15 cattle, mostly buffalo, were found dead in the nearby forest on Wednesday afternoon, four more cattle died on Thursday, further aggravating the situation.

Manhunt on to nab bombers says Manipur CM, PREPAK militant claim for bomb attack

The Chief Minister was speaking to the reporters on the sideline of “Hill Leaders Day”, an interaction programme of the government between the public and the CM.

Imphal airport: Man held with gold bars in body cavity

"During the checking, the passenger revealed that he was carrying eight gold bars (about 1.3 kg in total) inside his rectum. The passenger, Senthil K, and the seized gold bars have been handed over to Customs officials at the airport," a CISF official said.

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Earthquake rocks Northeast India, at least 6 dead

An earthquake of moderate intensity rocked India’s northeastern states and adjoining Myanmar, Bangladesh and Bhutan on Monday morning

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IIT-Roorkee professors reach Imphal to study quake-hit buildings

Imphal, Jan 08 (ANI): Expert team of Professors from IIT-Roorkee reached Imphal in Manipur to check the buildings that were damaged in the recent earthquake. Almost 513 buildings and structures were reportedly damaged across Manipur when a powerful 6.8 magnitude pre-dawn earthquake struck the state. The earthquake resulted in huge loss of life and property. A senior official of the state Public Works Department (PWD) said that the visiting experts’ team would also assess other areas of the state and visit damaged structures.