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Arrested Manipur varsity teachers, students released

    Updated On : Oct 16,2018   7:34 pm
Imphal, Oct 16 (IANS) Six teachers and eight students of Manipur University arrested nearly a month ago in the course of their agitation to seek the removal of the Vice Chancellor were released on Tuesday. View More..

Manipur University professors handcuffed

    Updated On : Oct 14,2018   7:48 pm
Imphal, Oct 14 (IANS) Jail officials on Sunday brought six Manipur University professors for medical check-up from the Imphal Central Jail in handcuffs, triggering condemnation. View More..

High Court appoints Manipur University Administrator

    Updated On : Oct 11,2018   9:18 pm
Imphal, Oct 11 (IANS) The High Court of Manipur on Thursday appointed former Chief Secretary Jarnail Singh to resolve the lingering impasse in Manipur University. View More..

Manipur University on the boil again; 6 student leaders held

    Updated On : Oct 10,2018   6:56 pm
Imphal, Oct 10 (IANS) In heightened tension between students of Manipur University and the authorities, police on Wednesday fired tear gas shells to disperse the agitating students demanding unconditional release of professors and students now in judicial custody. View More..

Manipur tribal insurgent killed by suspected rival group

    Updated On : Oct 07,2018   4:18 pm
Imphal Oct 7 (IANS) A tribal insurgent was shot dead by people suspected to be of a rival group, police sources said on Sunday. View More..

300 admitted to hospital after food poisoning in Manipur vilage

    Updated On : Oct 05,2018   9:10 pm
Imphal Oct 5 (IANS) Over 300 people in a village in Imphal East district were hospitalised after consuming a wedding feast on Friday evening. They were rushed to the district hospital at Khangabok in Thoubal district. View More..

2-hour pause in Myanmar border trade

    Updated On : Oct 05,2018   8:14 pm
Imphal Oct 5 (IANS) Troopers of Assam Rifles deployed at Moreh, Manipur's border town, had shut the international gate from 7 to 9 am on Friday. Business at Namphalong just across the international border came to a standstill since Indian traders could not go there. View More..

India deports 7 Rohingya immigrants to Myanmar

    Updated On : Oct 04,2018   7:14 pm
Imphal, Oct 4 (IANS) India on Thursday deported to Myanmar seven Rohingya immigrants, who have been staying in Assam illegally since 2012, on their "willingness", constituting the first batch of such immigrants to be sent back to their homes. View More..

Seven Rohingya immigrants handed over to Myanmar

    Updated On : Oct 04,2018   4:16 pm
Imphal, Oct 4 (IANS) Seven Rohingya Muslims were on Thursday formally handed over by Indian authorities to Myanmar officials at Moreh in Manipur, in the wake of the Supreme Court's refusal to stay their deportation. View More..

Manipur University row: Concern over condition of 12 agitating girl students

    Updated On : Oct 01,2018   11:56 pm
Imphal, Oct 1 (IANS) Parents and other social activists are concerned about the health of the 12 girl students of Manipur University who have been on hunger strike since September 24. They are demanding withdrawal of state and Central forces from the MU campus and restoration of normalcy. View More..

Manipur University teachers, students spurn CM's talks offer

    Updated On : Sep 29,2018   8:26 pm
Imphal, Sep 29 (IANS) The Manipur University Teachers Association (MUTA) on Saturday rejected a proposal by Chief Minister N. Biren Singh for talks to end the months-old agitation against the removal of the Vice Chancellor. View More..

Strike hits normal life in Manipur

    Updated On : Sep 27,2018   4:26 pm
Imphal, Sep 27 (IANS) A strike called by six students' groups in protest against raids conducted at the Manipur University on September 20, hit normal life on Thursday across the state. View More..

Manipur incinerates drugs worth crores

    Updated On : Sep 26,2018   10:38 pm
Imphal, Sep 26 (IANS) The Manipur police on Wednesday incinerated various kinds of narcotic drugs worth crores of rupees in the international market. View More..

Militants attack trucks in Manipur

    Updated On : Sep 22,2018   11:54 am
Imphal, Sep 22 (IANS) Suspected tribal militants have attacked and looted 20 trucks in Manipur here, abducted a driver and injured two others, police said on Saturday. View More..

80 Manipur University students arrested

    Updated On : Sep 21,2018   1:44 pm
Imphal, Sep 21 (IANS) Eighty students and six professors of the Manipur University were arrested after police stormed the boys hostel early on Friday following a complaint by the Vice Chancellor's office, officials said. View More..

Manipur hikes cash awards for sportspersons

    Updated On : Sep 15,2018   7:26 pm
Imphal, Sep 15 (IANS) The Manipur government has increased the cash awards to sportspersons who bring laurels to the state from international events. View More..

Suspected vehicle thief lynched in Manipur

    Updated On : Sep 14,2018   5:44 pm
Imphal, Sep 14 (IANS) Villagers lynched a suspected motor vehicle thief in Manipur, sparking fears of Hindu-Muslim tensions, police said on Friday. View More..

Manipur to ban old vehicles

    Updated On : Sep 12,2018   6:16 pm
Imphal, Sep 12 (IANS) Manipur may ban auto-rickshaws and other vehicles which are 15 years old or more. View More..

4 militants arrested in Manipur

    Updated On : Sep 12,2018   3:40 pm
Imphal, Sep 12 (IANS) Four militants of the banned People's Liberation Army (PLA) were arrested by the Manipur police from two different parts of Imphal east district, according to a press release issued by the police department on Wednesday. View More..

Bharat bandh affects normal life in Manipur

    Updated On : Sep 10,2018   4:34 pm
Imphal Sep 10 (IANS) The 'Bharat bandh' against the rising fuel prices called by the Congress and the Left parties severely affected normal life in Manipur, as all educational institutes were closed and attendance in offices was very thin. View More..