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Deceased Covid patient's body cremated in Imphal allegedly without informing his family members

May 05, 2021 10:19 pm

Jugindro’s family members said while they were trying to obtain permission from the concerned deputy commission for performing his last rites, his body was cremated by the Imphal Municipal Council without informing them.

Manipur HC directs state to provide safe passage to seven Myanmar refugees

April 21, 2021 9:35 pm

The court also directed that no coercive steps or adverse action shall be taken against the Myanmar nationals, be it by the state or the central government authorities.

Manipur postpones examinations for classes X and XII in view of Covid surge

April 19, 2021 11:23 pm

Manipur Education Minister Sorokhaibam Rajen Singh said that the state has also decided to suspend physical classes for students of standards IX to XII across all educational institutions from April 20 onwards. Moreover, hostels and boarding facilities, as well as private hostels, will also remain closed until further orders, he added.

Manipur: 20 militants from different rebel outfits lay down arms before CM N Biren Singh

March 09, 2021 7:53 pm

Out of the 20 militants, 16 belonged to Thadou People’s Liberation Army (TPLA), two were from UNLF, and one each from PLA and PREPAK (Pro), police said.

Manipur CM Biren Singh: 44 NAB officials booked for insincerity, criminal activities

February 22, 2021 10:25 pm

Singh informed the House that over 100 individuals arrested in connection with drug cases have been convicted by the court following the appointment of Superintendent of Police (Prosecution).

Govt urging Centre to withdraw AFSPA from Manipur, says CM Biren Singh

February 05, 2021 12:50 am

“We have been urging the central government to withdraw AFSPA as the law-and-order situation in Manipur has improved considerably. We are ready to take adequate measures to ensure it is rolled back,” Singh said.

Private schools in Manipur’s hill districts to suspend all mode of teaching

September 16, 2020 11:16 pm

Schools with an enrolment rate of less than 200 students have been asked to waive students’ tuition fee and pay 50 per cent salaries to teaching and non-teaching staff. The same shall be applicable to schools with student enrolments between 200 and 7,000.

Alliance Air to operate flights between Imphal and Dimapur from Dec 7

December 03, 2019 1:35 pm

Alliance Air flights between Imphal and Dimapur will operate thrice in a week, on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.

Explained: Why the flight service from Imphal to Mandalay is important

November 26, 2019 6:50 am

A chartered flight service from Mandalay in Myanmar to Imphal in Manipur will be operational thrice a month. What exactly is this service, and why is it important?

‘Govt should not mistake us Nagas for Kashmir’

November 17, 2019 6:57 am

With talks getting extension, immediate fear of violence has passed. But as confusion over Naga demands persists, and voices emerge of their ‘impracticality’, Art 370 abrogation is making Northeast uneasy.


Earthquake rocks Northeast India, at least 6 dead

January 04, 2016 1:10 pm

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


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

January 08, 2016 6:25 am

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.