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Two youth arrested for burning school in Manipur

    Updated On : Apr 27,2019   8:08 pm
Imphal, April 27 (IANS) Two youths have been arrested for burning down on Thursday a private secondary school, located in Manipur's Chandel district, run by Catholic Missionaries, the police said on Saturday. View More..

Manipur CM did not jump queue to vote: CM's office

    Updated On : Apr 19,2019   8:32 pm
Imphal, April 19 (IANS) Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh did not jump the queue to vote on Thursday during the polling for the Inner Manipur Lok Sabha seat, his office said on Friday. View More..

Manipur CM jump queue to vote in LS polls

    Updated On : Apr 18,2019   2:00 pm
Imphal, April 18 (IANS) Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh jumped the queues to vote in the election in the state's Inner Manipur Lok Sabha seat on Thursday. View More..

Manipur Governor, CM jump queue to vote

    Updated On : Apr 18,2019   12:00 pm
Imphal, April 18 (IANS) Manipur Governor Najma Heptullah and Chief Minister N. Biren Singh jumped the queues to vote in the election to the Inner Manipur Lok Sabha seat on Thursday. View More..

Brisk voting recorded in Manipur LS polls

    Updated On : Apr 18,2019   10:52 am
Imphal, April 18 (IANS) Brisk voting was recorded in the Inner Manipur Lok Sabha seat in Manipur on Thursday, an official said here. View More..

NPP-CPI take on BJP in Inner Manipur Lok Sabha seat

    Updated On : Apr 17,2019   6:48 pm
Imphal, April 17 (IANS) The political fate of 11 candidates, including Manipur's former top official, a popular film actor and a Left candidate supported by the constituent of the BJP-led ruling alliance, will be at stake when the Inner Manipur Lok Sabha constituency goes to the polls in the second phase of polling on Thursday. View More..

Nurses' hostel gutted in Manipur, no casualty

    Updated On : Apr 17,2019   5:42 pm
Imphal, April 17 (IANS) A fire gutted Hostel no. 2 of the College of Nursing, here on Wednesday. There was no casualty. The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained. View More..

Campaigning ends in Manipur for phase II of polls

    Updated On : Apr 16,2019   5:46 pm
Imphal, April 16 (IANS) Campaigning ended at 4 p.m. on Tuesday for the Inner Manipur constituency, which goes to the polls on April 18. The BJP and the Opposition Congress are the major players in the multi-cornered poll battle in Inner Manipur. View More..

Manipur's human rights activists propose Truth Commission

    Updated On : Apr 15,2019   6:24 pm
Imphal, April 15 (IANS) Is it time for Manipur to establish a Truth Commission to look into its infamous extrajudicial killings and other serious human rights violations? A group of human rights activists and academics who met at Manipur University here last week said 'yes, also proposing other solutions. View More..

Manipur Outer LS seat records over 75% turnout

    Updated On : Apr 11,2019   8:08 pm
Imphal, April 11 (IANS) The voting in the reserved Manipur Outer Lok Sabha constituency ended on Thursday with over 75 per cent of the voters exercising their franchise and without any major incident, officials said. View More..

Poll campaigning for Manipur Lok Sabha seat ends

    Updated On : Apr 09,2019   8:26 pm
Imphal, April 9 (IANS) The campaign for the first phase of Lok Sabha elections in Manipur concluded on Tuesday evening. Eight candidates are in the fray for the Outer Manipur (reserved) seat. View More..

Congress didn't do anything for sportspersons: Modi

    Updated On : Apr 07,2019   8:26 pm
Imphal, April 7 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday made a scathing attack against the opposition Congress, saying it had been in power in Manipur for 15 years but had not done anything for the people, especially sportspersons. View More..

BJP transformed northeastern states: Amit Shah

    Updated On : Apr 05,2019   3:50 pm
Imphal, April 5 (IANS) BJP President Amit Shah, who is on an election campaign tour of the north east states, on Friday said that his party has transformed the entire northeastern region in the past few years. View More..

Despite boycott calls, PM to canvass in Manipur

    Updated On : Apr 04,2019   5:12 pm
Imphal, April 4 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be in Manipur on Sunday for campaigning despite boycott calls given by the outlawed Maoist Communist Party, BJP sources told IANS on Thursday. View More..

NE states to fight common issues unitedly

    Updated On : Apr 04,2019   12:44 am
Imphal, April 4 (IANS) The civil society organisations in the northeastern states on Wednesday formed a common platform in Imphal to fight the common issues in the region unitedly. View More..

Brown sugar seized from Manipur border, one arrested

    Updated On : Apr 03,2019   12:18 am
Imphal, April 3 (IANS) A combined team of Assam Rifles and Manipur Police commandos arrested tribal drug trafficker on Tuesday near international border town Moreh and seized over 9 kg of brown sugar. View More..

4 Manipur parties to support Congress in LS polls

    Updated On : Apr 02,2019   4:52 pm
Imphal, April 2 (IANS) Four political parties in Manipur, here on Tuesday, announced that to "save democracy and India" they would support the two Congress candidates in the Lok Sabha polls in the state. View More..

Modi to undertake one-day Imphal visit on April 7

    Updated On : Apr 01,2019   2:50 pm
Imphal, April 1 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will embark on a one-day visit to Imphal on April 7 to campaign for the BJP in Manipur for the coming Lok Sabha polls, party sources said on Monday. View More..

19 candidates in the fray for Manipur polls

    Updated On : Mar 29,2019   8:32 pm
Imphal, March 29 (IANS) Altogether 19 candidates will be in the fray for the two Lok Sabha seats in Manipur. No candidate withdrew the nomination papers on Friday, the last date of withdrawal. View More..

Denied ticket, ex-MP leaves BJP to join NPP

    Updated On : Mar 29,2019   8:02 pm
Imphal, March 29 (IANS) Upset over not being given a ticket, former Lok Sabha MP from Manipur Kim Gangte resigned from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday, and joined the National People's Party (NPP) on Friday. View More..