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Contraband gold valued at Rs 1 crore seized in Imphal

    Updated On : Aug 18,2018   9:26 pm
Imphal, Aug 18 (IANS) Five persons have been arrested and 16 gold bars valued at Rs 1 crore seized from them, Assistant Commissioner of Customs Division R.K. Dorendrajit said on Saturday. View More..

Manipur university likely to reopen

    Updated On : Aug 16,2018   4:32 pm
Imphal, Aug 16 (IANS) The Manipur University, which has been closed for 78 days following a demand for the removal of the Vice Chancellor, is likely re-open following an agreement on Thursday. Students and teachers have sought the VC's removal for allegedly administrative and financial irregularities. View More..

All set to make Manipur corruption free: CM

    Updated On : Aug 15,2018   2:34 pm
Imphal, Aug 15 (IANS) Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh said on Wednesday that his BJP-led coalition government was all set to make the state corruption free. View More..

Police foil Congress procession in Imphal

    Updated On : Aug 09,2018   5:44 pm
Imphal Aug 9 (IANS) : Police on Thursday foiled a Congress procession to offer floral tributes to the statue of Mahatma Gandhi on the the 76th anniversary of Quit India movement. View More..

2 gold sumgglers held in Imphal

    Updated On : Aug 04,2018   10:30 pm
Imphal Aug 4 (IANS) Sleuths of Customs Division on Saturday nabbed two international gold smugglers from a parking lot in Imphal. View More..

Manipur steps up vigilance against persons displaced from Assam

    Updated On : Aug 04,2018   6:36 pm
Imphal, Aug 4 (IANS) In compliance with the Union Home Minister's directive, the Manipur government has stepped up vigilance against persons who will be displaced in Assam following the NRC's publication, officials said on Saturday. View More..

Manipur varsity VC goes on month's leave

    Updated On : Aug 02,2018   9:04 pm
Imphal, Aug 2 (IANS) Amid demands for the last over two months for his ouster, Manipur University Vice Chancellor Prof A.P. Pandey on Thursday went on leave for a month. View More..

Strike in Manipur against Naga 'pact'

    Updated On : Aug 01,2018   7:22 pm
Imphal Aug 1 (IANS) Normal life was disrupted in Manipur on Wednesday following a one-day strike called by three organisations demanding that any accord with the Naga group NSCN(IM) should not compromise Manipur's territory and interest. View More..

Missing guns: Manipur MLA's driver in NIA custody

    Updated On : Aug 01,2018   6:48 pm
Imphal Aug 1 (IANS) A driver of a Manipur Congress legislator, being probed by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) for the missing pistols from Manipur Rifles' armoury, was on Wednesday produced before an NIA court which remanded him in the agency's custody for three days, police said. View More..

Rapist gets death sentence in Manipur

    Updated On : Jul 31,2018   9:18 pm
Imphal, July 31 (IANS) A tribal youth in Manipur found guilty of raping and murdering a four-year-old was sentenced to death on Tuesday. View More..

Bomb planted near Assam Rifles camp defused

    Updated On : Jul 31,2018   2:42 pm
Imphal July 31 (IANS) A powerful bomb planted near an Assam Rifles camp at Manipur's border town Moreh was defused on Tuesday morning. View More..

Contraband gold worth over Rs 1 cr seized from Manipur border

    Updated On : Jul 28,2018   3:52 pm
Imphal, July 28 (IANS) Gold worth Rs 1.25 crore smuggled from Myanmar has been seized by customs officials during a raid at a Manipur border town, a top officer said. View More..

Agitating women vendors lay siege to Manipur police station

    Updated On : Jul 27,2018   7:38 pm
Imphal, July 27 (IANS) Hundreds of agitating women street vendors on Friday surrounded the Imphal City Police Station here and detained the police personnel inside for some time. View More..

Contraband gold from Myanmar seized in Imphal, two arrested

    Updated On : Jul 26,2018   12:56 am
Imphal, July 26 (IANS) The anti-smuggling unit of the Customs Division, Imphal on Wednesday held two persons from Punjab with contraband gold smuggled from Myanmar, an official said. View More..

Central team visits Manipur border amid controversy

    Updated On : Jul 25,2018   5:34 pm
Imphal, July 25 (IANS) The three Central government officials who inspected the controversial Border Pillar 81 near Kwatha Khunnou along Manipur-Myanmar border on Wednesday said there was no inconsistency about its location. View More..

Two Manipur policemen suspended for using excessive force

    Updated On : Jul 19,2018   5:46 pm
Imphal, July 19 (IANS) Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh said on Thursday that two policemen have been suspended for using excessive force on students who had tried to storm the BJP office here on Monday. View More..

Militants ambush troopers in Manipur, 1 injured

    Updated On : Jul 19,2018   2:38 pm
Imphal, July 19 (IANS) An Assam Rifles trooper was seriously wounded when suspected Naga militants from the NSCN(K) ambushed them on Thursday morning at Joupi in Manipur's Chandel district, police said. View More..

Help end Manipur varsity impasse: Student leaders urge Governor

    Updated On : Jul 17,2018   7:24 pm
Imphal, July 17 (IANS) Student leaders on Tuesday urged Governor Najma Heptulla to intervene to help end the Manipur University impasse even as many student bodies extended support to a 48-hour general strike called by Manipur University Students Union from midnight. View More..

Students injured in police crackdown in Imphal

    Updated On : Jul 16,2018   9:08 pm
Imphal, July 16 (IANS) Student leader Chetan Oinam sustained three fractures on Monday when a truck hit him, apparently after police pushed him out of the BJP office here. View More..

Base year for identifying migrants in Manipur likely to be 1951

    Updated On : Jul 13,2018   8:52 pm
Imphal, July 13 (IANS) The base year for identifying migrants in the Inner Line Permit Bill that the BJP led government is introducing in the monsoon session of the state assembly is likely to be 1951. View More..