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Border trade disrupted after girl killed in Moreh

    Updated On : Jul 23,2017   6:16 pm
Imphal, July 23 (IANS) A Class 10 student was killed in Moreh, a Manipur town located on the India-Myanmar border, early on Sunday sparking an indefinite shutdown of the area, police said. View More..

Assam Rifles seize gold worth Rs 2 crore

    Updated On : Jul 19,2017   5:18 pm
Imphal, July 19 (IANS) The Assam Rifles have seized 9.63 kg of contraband gold worth more than Rs 2 crore in Manipur. View More..

One new case of swine flu confirmed in Manipur

    Updated On : Jul 15,2017   6:12 pm
Imphal, July 15 (IANS) Manipur Health Minister L. Jayentakumar on Saturday announced that a 45-year-old man from Imphal west district has been confirmed to be suffering from swine flu. View More..

Manipur rights activists welcome SC order to probe staged gunfights

    Updated On : Jul 14,2017   7:18 pm
Imphal, July 14 (IANS) Human rights activists in Manipur welcomed the Supreme Court's Friday directive ordering a CBI probe into alleged cases of staged shootouts in the state. View More..

Landslide kills 1 in Manipur, injures 4

    Updated On : Jul 14,2017   3:00 pm
Imphal, July 14 (IANS) A woman was killed and another is missing in a landslide in Manipur's Senapati district on Thursday afternoon, official reports said on Friday. Four others were seriously injured. View More..

Soldier found dead in Manipur

    Updated On : Jul 10,2017   11:54 am
Imphal, July 10 (IANS) The body of an Indian Army soldier was found on Monday morning in Manipur's Bishnupur district. The soldier was from the 4 Assam Regiment, an official said. View More..

Manipur CM says no rollback on new districts

    Updated On : Jul 09,2017   6:08 pm
Imphal, July 9 (IANS) The Manipur government is not considering any reversal of the decision, Chief Minister N. Biren Singh said on Sunday in reply to the United Naga Council's demand for rollback of the creation of the seven new districts in the state. View More..

Heavy rains trigger landslides in Manipur, rivers in spate

    Updated On : Jul 09,2017   3:12 pm
Imphal, July 9 (IANS) Continuous heavy downpour in Manipur has triggered landslides along the mountainous national highways, suspending vehicular movement in the state, officials said on Sunday. View More..

Flood situation worsens in Manipur

    Updated On : Jul 08,2017   6:46 pm
Imphal, July 8 (IANS) The flood situation in Manipur worsened as the water level of major rivers increased due to incessant rain and many villages continued to reel under the floods. View More..

'Stir again for inner line permit in Manipur'

    Updated On : Jul 08,2017   5:26 pm
Imphal, July 8 (IANS) A group in favour of the Inner Line Permit (ILP) system on Saturday announced it will renew its agitation soon to demand its implementation in Manipur. View More..

Manipur Chief secretary resigns after being transferred

    Updated On : Jul 07,2017   8:36 pm
Imphal, July 7 (IANS) Manipur Chief Secretary Oinam Nabakishore tendered his resignation on Friday after being transferred as Director General of the Officers Training Academy. Another IAS officer R.R. Rashmi was appointed the new Chief Secretary. View More..

Marijuana valued at Rs 2 crore seized in Imphal

    Updated On : Jul 05,2017   10:12 pm
Imphal, July 5 (IANS) Marijuana, valued at Rs 2 crore in the international market, was seized in Imphal and the driver of the truck in which it was carried was arrested, the police said on Wednesday. View More..

Heavy rains trigger flood-like situation in Manipur

    Updated On : Jul 01,2017   11:32 pm
Imphal, July 1 (IANS) Incessant rainfall has triggered a flood-like situation in Manipur, with all major rivers in the state flowing above the danger mark, officials said on Saturday. View More..

Assam Rifles trooper killed in Manipur attack

    Updated On : Jun 30,2017   1:18 pm
Imphal, June 30 (IANS) An Assam Rifles trooper was killed and two others were seriously injured on Friday when militants exploded a remote-controlled bomb at a checkpost in Ukhrul district in Manipur bordering Myanmar, police said. View More..

Assam Rifles trooper killed in Manipur attack

    Updated On : Jun 30,2017   11:40 am
Imphal, June 30 (IANS) One Assam Rifles trooper was killed and three others were injured in a militant attack on Friday in Manipur's Ukhrul district. View More..

Grenade blast creates panic in Imphal

    Updated On : Jun 28,2017   1:44 pm
Imphal, June 28 (IANS) A Chinese-made grenade was lobbed and exploded in front of a shop selling two-wheelers here early on Wednesday, triggering panic in the Manipur capital. No one was injured. View More..

Student leader gunned down in Manipur

    Updated On : Jun 24,2017   1:42 pm
Imphal, June 24 (IANS) Suspected militants gunned down a student leader here in Manipur and the police, fearing a students agitation, have launched a massive manhunt to nab the killers, an official said on Saturday. View More..

Manipur to soon ban shotguns to check poaching

    Updated On : Jun 23,2017   8:36 pm
Imphal June 23 (IANS) The Manipur Cabinet will soon ban all licensed single and double barrelled shotguns to check poaching, state Forest Minister T. Shyamkumar said on Friday. View More..

Assam Rifles trooper killed in Manipur

    Updated On : Jun 15,2017   5:12 pm
Imphal, June 15 (IANS) An Assam Rifles trooper was killed and four others were wounded on Thursday when militants ambushed them in Manipur's Ukhrul district bordering Myanmar. View More..

Blast in Manipur, one Assam Rifles trooper dies

    Updated On : Jun 15,2017   4:20 pm
Imphal, June 15 (IANS) One Assam Rifles trooper was killed and four others were wounded on Thursday when militants ambushed the para-military force patrol in Manipur's Ukhrul district bordering Myanmar. View More..