Police recovered three fake driver’s license supposedly issued Churachanpur Transport office, from the possession of the trio. The Myanmar national was trying planning to travel to Bangalore using the fake drivers’ license which was reportedly bought from Churachandpur for Rs. 3000 each.
Revered like a god at one point of time, the Manipur ‘polo’ pony now survives on scraps of garbage from the road.
The Supreme Court earlier in the day dismissed petitions seeking an independent probe in the special CBI judge BS Loya's death, ruling that the death was due to “natural causes".
Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu was addressing the valedictory function of the 'One-day State Level Workshop on Biodiversity and Sustainable Agriculture for Doubling of Farmers’ Income', at City Convention Centre in Imphal.
An independent survey conducted by rights groups found that 15 rape cases have been reported since the beginning of 2018 in the state, however, no action has been taken by the government to provide justice to victims.
The retired DSP was arrested from his residence in Imphal on Friday night by the NAB team led by its DSP, Thounaojam Brinda.
The government imposed the ban a day after the women’s wing of Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) found eight non-local male vendors selling their goods at Khwairamband bazaar without valid documents.
American metal band Queensryche, as well as rock band Steelheart, will debut in Manipur's ShiRock music fest that promotes the Shirui Lily, a flower that grows exclusively in Ukhrul.
Nandababu caused panic in the heart of Imphal city last night when he opened fire in full public view with his licensed pistol. A bystander captured the video of the entire event in his mobile phone which later went viral in the social media.
With the latest arrest, the police have so far arrested 8 Rohingyas since the refugee crisis broke out in the neighbouring country Myanmar, of which three currently lodged in Jail.
The CM also pointed out that school drop-out is one of the major reasons for high prevalence of drug/substance abuse and indulgence in different crimes by teenagers and young adults.
Reacting to the incident, the DGP Manipur said that the SP concerned has been asked to enquire into the matter before adding that appropriate action would be taken against anyone found guilty.
The two man (Rohingiya) confessed to have earlier involved in trafficking of Rohingiya girls with the help of a local man from Imphal West district to different parts of the world including India, added the SP.
Using a loud speaker the MLA said, “I am extremely sorry for whatever I have said. I might have used words that could hurt the feelings of other out of desperation but not intentionally."
Ibobi was earlier questioned on April 2 evening by the vigilance department at his official quarters at Babupara in connection with the same case.
The Manipur government has suspended four of its senior police officers, including an IPS officer, after a large number of pistols went missing from the weapons armoury of the Manipur Rifles (MR) garrison.
Addressing reporters in Imphal, Chief Minister N Biren Singh said a letter has been sent to NIA on Friday, after the incident came to light.
It’s also a first in a major initiative that could be replicated across the region to monitor the rising pollution in its water bodies and put in place preventive measures.
A joint team comprising police and CID officers arrested the Rohingyas from the town of Moreh, near the Indo-Myanmar border in Tengnoupal district, yesterday night.
The Science Congress will see a congregation of about 5000 delegations including three Noble laureates, scientists, scholars and researchers from all across the country.
The drug peddler was apprehended by the security forces at a check post on Tuesday night.
There were two other explosions in Kamjong and Imphal West districts on Thursday night but there was no report of any casualty, the police added.
Moirangthem Nimaichand Meitei was also in the team that was involved in the ambush near Paraolen village in Chandel district of Manipur on June 4, 2015, he said.
The accused were arrested by the Delhi Police's Special Cell last year. In October, the case was transferred to the National Investigation Agency.
Officials are concerned over increasing smugglings of gold, precious stones, narcotics drugs and chemicals used in manufacturing drugs.