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Police nab four militants in Manipur

    Updated On : Apr 21,2017   6:42 pm
Imphal, April 21 (IANS) Four members of the Kuki Revolutionary Army (KRA), a militant outfit, were arrested on Friday on charges of extortion, kidnapping and opening fire at several places, police said. View More..

Tribal developmental fund to be probed: Minister

    Updated On : Apr 21,2017   5:26 pm
Imphal, April 21 (IANS) Minister of Tribal Affairs Jual Oram on Friday said funds released so far for the development of tribal areas in Manipur will be probed. View More..

Manipur lawyers protest 'outsider' Advocate General

    Updated On : Apr 18,2017   8:16 pm
Imphal, April 18 (IANS) The High Court Bar Association of Manipur on Tuesday staged a protest here against a government proposal to appoint a lawyer from Andhra Pradesh as the new Advocate General. View More..

Congress MLA, 14 councillors join BJP in Manipur

    Updated On : Apr 18,2017   3:22 pm
Imphal, April 18 (IANS) Congress MLA Ginsuahau Zou and 14 councillors from the party have joined the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Manipur. View More..

Oil tankers ambushed along Manipur highway

    Updated On : Apr 18,2017   1:16 pm
Imphal, April 18 (IANS) Unidentified gunmen, suspected to be Kuki tribal militants, opened fire at oil tankers on Tuesday morning in Manipur's Kangpokpi district. The attack caused no casualty, the police said. View More..

Congress MLA joins BJP in Manipur

    Updated On : Apr 18,2017   1:14 pm
Imphal, April 18 (IANS) Congress MLA Ginsuahau Zou has joined the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Manipur. View More..

Manipur minister submits resignation, to take final decision on Tuesday

    Updated On : Apr 15,2017   7:36 pm
Imphal, April 15 (IANS) Senior Manipur Minister L. Jayentakumar tendered his resignation in protest against "uncalled for interference" by Chief Minister N. Biren Singh, rocking the month-old BJP-led coalition government. He said later that he has spoken to the Chief Minister and would take a final decision on Tuesday. View More..

Senior Manipur Minister quits, CM in Delhi

    Updated On : Apr 15,2017   1:10 pm
Imphal, April 15 (IANS) The month-old BJP-led coalition government in Manipur was rocked with senior Minister L. Jayentakumar - in charge of Health and three other important portfolios - tendering his resignation in protest against "uncalled for interference" by Chief Minister N. Biren Singh. View More..

Senior Manipur minister quits

    Updated On : Apr 15,2017   12:40 pm
Imphal, April 15 (IANS) The month-old BJP-led coalition government in Manipur was rocked with senior minister L. Jayentakumar -- in charge of Health and three other important portfolios -- tendering his resignation on Saturday in protest against "uncalled for interference" by Chief Minister N. Biren Singh. View More..

Police given free hand to deal with lawlessness: Manipur CM

    Updated On : Apr 14,2017   8:00 pm
Imphal, April 14 (IANS) Police have been given a free hand to check crime and maintain law and order in the state, Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh said on Friday. View More..

Manipur sanctions Rs 201 crore for Ukhrul district

    Updated On : Apr 11,2017   7:36 pm
Imphal, April 11 (IANS) Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh on Tuesday announced a developmental package of Rs 201 crore for Ukhrul district. View More..

Rs 400 crore sanctioned for improving NH 37

    Updated On : Apr 09,2017   6:38 pm
Imphal, April 9 (IANS) The central government has sanctioned Rs 400 crore for the improvement of National Highway 37 connecting the Manipur capital to Silchar in Assam via Jiribam district, Public Works Department (PWD) Minister Thongam Bishwajit said on Sunday. View More..

Manipur minister assures action in paper leak case

    Updated On : Apr 08,2017   6:18 pm
Imphal, April 8 (IANS) Manipur Education Minister Thokchom Radheshyam on Saturday assured that those responsible for leaking the Class 12 Physics question paper earlier this week will be punished, and sought the cooperation of all sections of the society, including the students' unions. View More..

Heavy rain disrupts life in Manipur

    Updated On : Apr 06,2017   6:26 pm
Imphal, April 6 (IANS) Six days of heavy rain in Manipur has breached portions of National Highway 37 and uprooted trees and electric poles in many areas. Reports of minor landslides have also comes in, but there was no human casualty, authorities said. View More..

Centre sanctions 150 cr for Manipur's hill areas

    Updated On : Apr 04,2017   3:24 pm
Imphal, April 4 (IANS) The central government has sanctioned Rs 150 crore for the construction of markets in Manipur's hill areas, officials said on Tuesday. View More..

Storm destroys houses in Manipur

    Updated On : Apr 03,2017   4:10 pm
Imphal, April 3 (IANS) Several houses were destroyed by a storm here while hundreds of others remain submerged in flood waters across Manipur, officials said on Monday. View More..

Efforts on to bring misguided youths to mainstream: Rijiju

    Updated On : Apr 02,2017   4:16 pm
Imphal, April 2 (IANS) Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju said on Sunday efforts are on to bring the misguided youths to the national mainstream. View More..

Rain-hit farmers face staggering losses

    Updated On : Apr 02,2017   2:52 pm
Imphal, April 2 (IANS) Farmers in some northeastern states are suffering as the torrential rain and hailstorm in the past four days have destroyed crops, causing them staggering losses. View More..

Manipur government orders probe into traffic light scam

    Updated On : Apr 02,2017   11:32 am
Imphal, April 2 (IANS) After ordering a probe into the CCTV camera scam in Manipur, the BJP-led coalition government has ordered another probe into the traffic light scam. View More..

New BJP government in Manipur orders inquiry into CCTV scam

    Updated On : Apr 01,2017   2:16 pm
Imphal, April 1 (IANS) The newly-formed Bharatiya Janata Party-led coalition government in Manipur has ordered an inquiry into a 2010 CCTV scam involving over Rs eight crore. View More..