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Manipur govt writes to MHA for NIA probe in killing of former tribe council leader

September 26, 2021 9:23:54 pm

The incident comes in the wake of public outcry over the kidnap and subsequent murder of the former tribe council leader, Athuan Abonmai.

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Abducted tribal leader found murdered in Manipur’s Tamenglong district

September 23, 2021 10:30:24 pm

A combined team of security forces comprising Manipur Police and Manipur Rifles led by an Inspector General of Police rushed to the district.

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Bring transgender community under ambit of Covid relief scheme: Manipur HC to govt

September 22, 2021 9:47:53 pm

The directive was issued in response to a PIL filed by Santa Khurai, secretary of All Manipur Nupi Maanbi Association.

Police: Manipur militant outfit chief held in Delhi

September 21, 2021 2:04:06 am

According to police, KNF is involved in terror activities, and “orchestrated” a ‘black day’ in Manipur on September 13 — as part of the protests, the outfit threw the state under a lockdown to demand justice for thousands of people from Kuki tribe who were killed between 1992 and 1997, allegedly by Naga groups.

Manipur: 11 Opposition parties join hands to protest against BJP government

September 20, 2021 10:39:29 pm

Representatives of all the 11 parties - AIFB, AITC, BSP, CPI, CPI(M), INC, JD(S), MPP, NCP, PRJA and RSP - participated in the demonstration.


Hathei chilli and Tamenglong orange of Manipur get GI tag

September 18, 2021 6:49:53 pm

Manipur CM N Biren Singh wrote in a Facebook post, "This is a historic milestone in the history of Manipur..."

Genome sequencing finds 10 variants of Covid virus in samples from Manipur

September 16, 2021 11:16:27 pm

A total of 2,054 samples were sent for genome sequencing on September 15 out of which, 1,002 results have arrived. The results of the remaining 1,052 samples are awaited.

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Want justice for victims of 1993 ‘genocide’ before Naga peace deal is finalised: Kuki body

September 13, 2021 10:41:15 pm

On September 13, 1993, as many as 115 Kuki villagers, including women and children, were allegedly killed by the armed cadres of the NSCN-IM in a single day in different places of Tamenglong and the erstwhile Senapati district.

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NPP will contest most of the seats in Manipur polls next year: Conrad Sangma

September 11, 2021 10:01:46 pm

Conrad Sangma arrived in Imphal on Saturday to discuss poll-related matters with party leaders and workers of the state.

Security forces gun down militant leader in Manipur, recover arms

September 10, 2021 9:19:56 pm

Letminthang Haokip and his group were allegedly involved in criminal activities like intimidation and extortion, among others, in and around Churachandpur town in the past one month, police said.

Manipur Speaker withdraws expansion order of Hill Areas Committee

September 8, 2021 10:33:03 pm

The order had been withdrawn “to facilitate better understanding among all stakeholders”, stated an order issued from the Assembly secretariat.

Supreme Court rejects Manipur govt plea against HC orders on Covid

September 7, 2021 2:42:55 am

A bench of Justices D Y Chandrachud, Vikram Nath and Hema Kohli refused to intervene with the HC order saying “our High Courts were bastions of ensuring that justice was done during the Covid-19 pandemic”.

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No change to special provisions for hill areas: Manipur CM Biren Singh

September 6, 2021 10:39:51 pm

The chief minister’s statement comes in the wake of the controversy surrounding the induction of eight MLAs from valley areas as members of the Hill Areas Committee by an order of the Manipur Assembly Speaker.

Manipur Police constable suspended for assaulting doctor for stepping out during curfew

September 3, 2021 9:58:29 pm

Dr Soreingnam alleged that despite telling the on-duty cops that he is a doctor, one of the two assaulted him with his rifle stock, leaving him unconscious for minutes

Manipur: ‘Miscreants’ set SDO office on fire, property worth Rs 90 lakh gutted

September 1, 2021 6:28:26 pm

The fire damaged the offices inside the premises and a number of important documents, including land records, were gutted in the flames.

Manipur govt diverting urea to poppy cultivation areas: Jairam Ramesh

August 31, 2021 10:13:50 pm

The former Union minister’s reaction comes in the wake of growing complaints from farmers against the shortage of urea.

Manipur preparing for possible third wave of Covid-19: State health director

August 27, 2021 10:49:02 pm

The shift in focus, as per the director, followed citing the drastic improvement of the prevailing second wave and an increase in the number of infections among children.

Former MP La Ganesan sworn in as Governor of Manipur

August 27, 2021 8:25:03 pm

Chief Justice of the Manipur High Court, PV Sanjay Kumar, administered the oath of office and secrecy to Ganesan.

Manipur: DC asks govt staff to take jab or go without salary; challenged in HC

August 27, 2021 5:15:29 am

Bishnupur Deputy Commissioner Krishna Kumar's August 21 order followed two other similar orders, one by the state government and the other by Tamenglong district authority, which pushed vaccination by making it a mandatory condition. Both orders have since been stayed by the Manipur High Court.


Manipur ADC Bill row: Tribal affairs minister calls for faith in due process of law

August 24, 2021 10:28:36 pm

Minister Vungzagin Valte also said since he himself is a member of a tribal community, he will do his best to protect their rights and ensure that there is development in the hills.


Will curb rising prices of petroleum products if situation permits: Manipur Deputy CM

August 23, 2021 10:15:46 pm

Y Joykumar Singh was replying to a calling attention motion raised by opposition MLA A K Mirabai Devi on the reported loss of state revenue due to higher VAT when compared to the neighbouring states.

Manipur: Civil bodies oppose Manipur (Hill Areas) Autonomous District Councils Bill 2021

August 22, 2021 10:37:00 pm

The development comes in the wake of the 24-hour total shutdown in the hill districts called by All Tribal Students’ Union Manipur (ATSUM).

Manipur: Tribal students’ body calls for 24-hr total shutdown in hill districts from Sunday midnight

August 21, 2021 11:17:11 pm

The shutdown has been called to protest the failure of the government to table the Manipur (Hill Areas) Autonomous District Councils Bill, 2021 in the ongoing monsoon session of the state Assembly.

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Manipur saved over Rs 100 crore in fish imports in the past four years: CM N Biren Singh

August 19, 2021 10:32:28 pm

According CM N Biren Singh, the state reduced its fish imports from 20 metric tonnes to 14 metric tonnes as part of an initiative to achieve self-sufficiency in fish production.

Manipur Human Rights Commission asks state to withdraw ‘disturbed area’ status

August 17, 2021 11:42:59 pm

The development was the result of a PIL filed by one Th Suresh, chairman of Forensic Study and Placement. The complainant had approached the commission recommending lifting of AFSPA by way of revocation of the 'disturbed area' status from the state.