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Manipur news


A Manipur film tackles sexual identity for first time

April 25, 2022 7:16 am

Laishram, who himself came out as gay in 2019, says the movie is based on the alleged honour killing of a gay youth in Manipur in 2013.

Thokchom Satyabrata elected as new Manipur Assembly Speaker

March 24, 2022 7:10 pm

BJP MLAs Dr Sapam Ranjan Singh and Kongkham Robindro moved the motion nominating Satyabrata for the post of Speaker during the first session of the 12th state assembly.

Manipur Congress vice-president quits post ahead of Assembly polls

January 17, 2022 11:29 am

Of the 28 leaders of the party who were elected to the 60-member assembly in the last election, 16 have left.

Manipur: HC directs state to take steps to monitor oxygen supplies to hospitals

May 19, 2021 11:59 pm

The directive was issued by the HC after N Kumarjit, Advocate General (AG) of Manipur, informed the court that the state has no machinery in place to monitor how oxygen supplies made to hospitals are being utilised.

Manipur Congress seeks to be included as third party in drugs case MHRC registered

April 12, 2021 10:36 pm

The MHRC took up a suo motu case based on purported statements by BJP MLA L Rameshwor, who alleged that some MLAs and police officers in the state appeared to have a nexus with drug lords.

Manipur: Staff of only state-run medical college resign in protest over salary demands

April 08, 2021 11:39 pm

JNIMS employees have been demanding the implementation of the 7th pay commission.

Manipur celebrates 50th statehood day, event scaled back due to Covid-19

January 21, 2021 6:47 pm

Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh, who was the chief guest, said the state had made it to the top three among Northeast and hilly states in the India Innovative Index 2020, released by NITI Aayog.

Blast outside Imphal hospital, two injured

November 16, 2020 7:15 pm

The blast came at the time the state is celebrating the Ningol Chakouba festival, one of the biggest festivals of Manipur.

Manipur introduces award for civil servants to promote good governance

November 08, 2020 8:38 pm

Under the scheme, government servants will be rewarded for outstanding and exemplary performance and projects whose qualitative and quantitative outcomes are of a very high order.

Manipur: Six cabinet ministers dropped, nephew of ex-CM among five new faces

September 24, 2020 8:35 pm

One cabinet berth has been left open. One of the Congress MLAs is Okram Henry Singh, the nephew of former CM Okram Ibobi Singh.