scorecardresearch
Follow Us:
Friday, January 22, 2021

MANIPUR NEWS

Manipur statehood day, N Biren singh, India Innovative Index 2020, Major Laishram Jyotin Singh, Manipur news, indian express

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

January 21, 2021 6:47:53 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.

Manipur: Grenade lobbed at Raj Bhavan by unidentified persons

January 19, 2021 8:47:21 pm

Police said footage from one of the CCTV cameras installed at the Governor’s house shows that the grenade was hurled by two persons who came on a moped. The grenade, however, failed to explode.

Pune Metro, Mutha river, Maharashtra Metro Rail Corporation, National Green Tribunal, Pune news, indian express news

Booked for sedition, 2 Manipur scribes released from detention after they admit mistake

January 18, 2021 10:05:34 pm

The police released them on Monday afternoon after they admitted in writing that the source was "unverified" and the article was published due to oversight and such mistakes will not recur, he said.

Manipur journalists arrested under UAPA, sedition charges

January 18, 2021 4:18:29 am

The two journalists have been charged under IPC Sections 124A (sedition), 120B (criminal conspiracy), 505(b) (causing alarm to induce offence against the state), and 34 (common intention), as well as the UAPA's Section 39 (supporting terror organisation).

Will sack cops involved in drugs cases, warns Manipur CM

January 14, 2021 8:08:26 pm

CM Biren Singh made the remarks while setting drugs worth over Rs 34 crore on fire, in presence of MLAs and high-ranking police officers, in Imphal.

Dzuko valley fire, Manipur fire, Manipur fire, forest fires, NDRF, Manipur news, indian express

Manipur: Dzuko Valley wildfire brought under control

January 9, 2021 8:37:39 pm

The Dzuko valley wildfire reportedly started on December 29 and has engulfed a large area of the valley both in Nagaland and Manipur.

Manipur to conduct Covid vaccination dry-run on January 8

January 6, 2021 8:58:37 pm

The state health department on Wednesday said it had instructed all district administrations concerned to arrange the required logistics for the exercise which will be conducted from 10 am to 12 noon.

Dzuko valley fire, Manipur fire, Manipur fire, forest fires, NDRF, Manipur news, indian express

Manipur: Wildfire rages on at Dzuko valley, one NRDF personnel dead

January 5, 2021 9:58:09 pm

The fire has destroyed vegetation on Mount Iso, Manipur’s highest peak, and is spreading towards Yangkhullen area of Senapati district.

wildfire in Nagaland, Dzuko valley wildfire, nagaland manipur border wildfire, India news, Indian Express

Manipur: Four IAF choppers, NDRF join fight to extinguish Dzuko valley wildfire

January 2, 2021 7:37:05 pm

The wildfire reportedly started on December 29 last year from the Nagaland side and spread into Manipur’s Mount Iso, the highest peak in the state.

Dzuko valley fire, Manipur fire, Manipur fire, forest fires, NDRF, Manipur news, indian express

Massive wildfire engulfs large parts of Dzuko valley on Nagaland-Manipur border

January 1, 2021 1:27:27 pm

Dzuko valley is known for its scenic beauty, attracting tourists from around the world. The valley is home to ‘Dzuko Lilies’ that aren’t found anywhere else.

In third such sentence, Manipur court awards death to man convicted of rape and murder

Manipur: Death for man who raped, murdered pregnant woman

December 31, 2020 4:51:05 am

The incident dates back to June 18, 2010. The convict throttled his 23-year-old girlfriend and as she fell unconscious, he raped her and poured poison into her mouth before dumping her body in Imphal River.

AFSPA remains as Manipur’s ‘Disturbed Area’ status extended for one more year

December 29, 2020 10:04:03 pm

The Home Department issued a notification, saying that the “Disturbed Area” tag was extended following the approval of Manipur’s Governor Dr. Najma Heptulla.

Amit Shah, Amit Shah in Manipur, Manipur news, indo naga peace talks, Amit shah manipur news, indian express

Once known for insurgency, Manipur on path of progress under BJP: Amit Shah

December 28, 2020 3:53:24 am

Shah said the ILP dream of Manipur was fulfilled ‘only because of PM Modi’s concern’ that not implementing the system would be unfair to the people of the state.

‘Northeast has become hotbed of development’: Amit Shah in Manipur

December 27, 2020 2:29:14 pm

"Earlier, Manipur used to face a shortage of essentials due to regular blockades. But in the last 3 years, we've not seen any bandh," Shah said.

Manipur Amit shah visit, amit shah, BJP chief amit shah

Manipur: Amit Shah to inaugurate several major projects in Imphal tomorrow, heavy security deployed

December 26, 2020 9:38:16 pm

Shah will address a public gathering at Hapta Kangjeibung ground before which he will virtually inaugurate Thoubal multipurpose project worth Rs 1,998.99 crores and Bisnupur-Tupul-Thoubal-Kasom Khullen road worth Rs 475.68 crore.

manipur govt, manipur govt cabinet, manipur cabinet, manipur govt formation, n biren singh, bjp npp, npp, manipur news, indian express

Manipur sanctions Rs 3 crore for construction of 37 Tribal Museums

December 24, 2020 9:18:02 pm

The proposed museums are aimed at preserving the cultural heritage of the diverse hill communities inhabiting the state.

Manipur launches ‘Emergency Response Support System’ to help people in distress

December 19, 2020 9:32:14 pm

Official source said that ERSS is designed to address distress signals from citizens which are received in the form of voice calls, sms, e-mails, panic SOS requests, web requests among others.

Manipur: Police officer returns gallantry award after court acquits ex-ADC chairman in drug haul case

December 18, 2020 8:33:49 pm

The development comes a day after the special Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act (NDPS) court in Manipur acquitted former ADC chairman of Chandel Lukhosei Zou and six others in a high profile drug haul case in 2018.

Manipur court acquits former ADC chairman, six others in multi-crore drug haul case

December 17, 2020 11:13:09 pm

The former ADC chairman was arrested along with seven others by a team of Narcotic and Affairs of Border (NAB) police and Imphal West Police on June 20, 2018.

Madras High Court, Tamil nadu police, gold missing from cbi, gold missing from cbi custody, indian express news

Manipur: CBI raids residence of senior AG office staff; recovers cash, ornaments

December 16, 2020 10:13:18 pm

The officer was identified as Budichandra Naorem, a residennt of Uripok Ahanthem Leikai in Imphal West district.

Manipur police arrest three NRFM cadres, recover explosives

December 12, 2020 8:09:07 pm

Police said that a massive search operation was conducted in and around Moirang area of Bhisnupur district following an input that some cadres of the NRFM are going to plant explosive at Moirang area.

Manipur students arrested, students arrested manipur education minister, sanskrit in manipur schools, manipur students delhi arrested, manipur news, indian express,

Manipur: Bail to 2 student leaders held for criticising plan to introduce Sanskrit in state schools

December 11, 2020 10:29:46 pm

The two were arrested last week from Chanakyapuri in New Delhi, on charges of attempting to promote communal hatred.

Heroin smuggling racket busted, Mumbai Heroin smuggling, Mumbai arrest, Mumbai news, Maharashtra news, Indian express news

Two student leaders from Manipur held for spreading ‘communal disharmony’

December 10, 2020 9:23:01 pm

The student leaders were arrested by a combined team of Manipur police and Delhi police from the Chanakyapuri area in the Capital. They were brought to Imphal on Thursday for questioning.

Manipur: Security forces arrest six drug traffickers at Indo-Myanmar border, seize contraband worth Rs 165 cr

December 8, 2020 7:51:23 pm

The raid unearthed a large haul of narcotics and contraband estimated to be worth over Rs 165 crores along with a foreign-made pistol, a gun with ammunition, the official said.

Manipur poppy plantation, Manipur lemongrass, Union Ministry of Tribal Affairs, Manipur news, latest news

Manipur sees lemongrass as alternative to poppy, seeks centre’s approval for project worth Rs 6.8 crore

December 5, 2020 10:38:07 pm

As the state awaits approval of the project from the Ministry, official sources informed that steps have been taken up to implement a pilot project costing Rs 60 lakh to plant lemongrass.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement