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Manipur Guv delaying decision on 12 BJP MLAs: Cong

New Delhi, March 3 | The Congress has alleged that Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla is delaying the decision on disqualification of 12 Bharatiya Janata...

Manipur talk show gets notice under new IT rules, withdrawn later

Imphal, March 2 | Hours after a district magistrate in Manipur sent a notice to a digital news platform under the Centre's new rules...

Myanmar bound drugs worth Rs 14 cr seized in Manipur, 3...

Imphal, Feb 23 | Drugs worth Rs 14 crore were seized from two trucks and three persons were arrested in Imphal West district, said...

Manipur Anganwadi worker dies week after taking Covid-19 vaccine

Imphal, Feb 21 | An Anganwadi worker in Manipur died a week after receiving her first dose of Covid-19 vaccine, health officials said on...

Manipur’s top separatist & ex-UNLF chief Panmei expelled ‘for all times’...

By Subir BhaumikImphal, Feb 19 | Khundongbam Panmei, former chairman of the 1964-founded United National Liberation Front (UNLF), has faced charges of...

Grenade attack on Manipur newspaper office : Media organisations call off...

Imphal, Feb 18 | The indefinite agitation launched by editors and journalists in Manipur on Sunday to protest the grenade attack on a leading...

SIT to probe grenade attack on newspaper office in Manipur (Lead)

Imphal, Feb 16 | Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh announced on Tuesday that the state government has constituted a Special Investigation Team (SIT)...

Manipur’s iconic all-women market reopens after 11 months

By Sujit ChakrabortyImphal/Agartala, Feb 16 | World's largest all-women-run market 'Ima Keithal' or the 'Mother's Market', located in the Manipur state...

Brown sugar, human hair worth Rs 4 cr seized in Mizoram,...

Aizawl/Imphal, Feb 8 | The security forces and Customs officials have seized human hair and brown sugar worth Rs 4 crore in...

Republic Day celebrated in Manipur despite militants’ boycott call

Imphal, Jan 26 | Despite the boycott call by several banned extremist outfits, the 72nd Republic Day was celebrated in Manipur on Tuesday...

Justice Sanjay Kumar chosen as Chief Justice of Manipur HC

New Delhi, Jan 25 | The Supreme Court Collegium, headed by Chief Justice S.A. Bobde, has cleared the proposal for elevation of Punjab and...

Tripura, Manipur, Meghalaya celebrate 49th Statehood Day

Agartala/Imphal/Shillong, Jan 21 | Tripura, Manipur and Meghalaya on Thursday separately celebrated their 49th Statehood Day through numerous colourful functions.President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice...

Tripura, Manipur, Sikkim receive Covid-19 vaccines too

Agartala/Imphal/Guwahati, Jan 14 | After Assam and Meghalaya, three more northeastern states - Tripura, Manipur and Sikkim - on Wednesday saw Covid-19 vaccines reach...

Week-long battle against wildfire continues in Nagaland, Manipur

Kohima/Imphal, Jan 4 | The combined forces of Army, Indian Air Force (IAF), para-military and state authorities along with hundreds of volunteers and locals...

Dzukou Valley wildfire: Shah calls up Manipur CM, assures all help

Kohima/Imphal, Jan 1 | The Nagaland government on Friday asked the Indian Air Force (IAF) to deploy at least...

‘Disturbed area’ Act promulgated in Nagaland, Manipur (Ld)

Kohima/Imphal, Dec 30 | The controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), which allow security forces to conduct operations anywhere and arrest anyone without...

Manipur govt extends ‘disturbed area’ status for another year

Imphal/Agartala, Dec 30 | In the wake of violent activities of the various terrorist outfits recently, the Manipur government has extended the 'disturbed area...

Konthoujam named Congress’ new Manipur unit chief

Imphal, Dec 15 | Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Monday replaced Moirangthem Okendro as the party's Manipur state President with Govindas Konthoujam, following the...

Hundreds bid farewell to Manipur braveheart martyred in J&K

Imphal, Dec 4 | The Border Security Force (BSF) on Friday offered full force honours during the last rites of Sub-Inspector Paotinsat...

Manipur has India’s best police station

Imphal/Itanagar, Dec 3 | Northeast has three of India's Top 10 police stations with Manipur securing the top spot, besides Arunachal Pradesh at...

Army rebuilds vital bridge on Manipur’s lifeline to Assam

Imphal, Dec 3 | The Indian Army has rebuilt a vital bridge along National Highway 37, the life line of Manipur, in just 18...

Golden Baby Leagues help generate passion for football in rural Manipur

New Delhi, Nov 29 | The Golden Baby Leagues initiative, started by the All India Football Federation (AIFF) in 2018, has helped light a...

Drugs worth Rs 3.3 crore seized in Manipur

Imphal, Nov 23 | Seizure of drugs smuggled in from neighbouring Myanmar continued in Manipur with Assam Rifle troopers now coming across a...

Drugs worth Rs 2,320 cr seized in Manipur, govt to reward...

Imphal, Nov 19 | The Manipur Police and Assam Rifles troopers have seized 582 kg brown sugar smuggled in from Myanmar valued at Rs...

Sushmita Sen: Manipur is home now

Mumbai, Nov 17 | Actress Sushmita Sen feels beautiful in a pink Manipuri traditional outfit. She says the Northeast state is her home now. In...

Manipur CM Biren Singh tests positive for Covid-19

Imphal, Nov 15 | Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh on Sunday said that he has tested positive for Covid-19."I have tested positive for...

Shah likely to visit Manipur to discuss Naga issue

Imphal/Kohima, Nov 13 | Union Home Minister Amit Shah is likely to visit Manipur this month to discuss the politically significant Naga issue with...

Bypoll outcome bolsters BJP-led Biren Singh government in Manipur

By Sujit ChakrabortyImphal, Nov 11 | After winning four out of the five seats in the Assembly bypolls on Tuesday, the BJP, which is...

BJP wins 2 seats, Ind 1 in Manipur; NDPP 1, Ind...

Imphal/Kohima, Nov 10 | Ruling BJP candidates on Tuesday won two Assembly seats in Manipur bypolls and the party is leading in another seat,...

BJP ahead in 3, Ind’s in 3 seats in Manipur, Nagaland...

Imphal/Kohima, Nov 10 | Ruling BJP's candidates are leading in three Assembly seats and an Independent in one seat in Manipur while two Independents...

Hockey players resume sports activities in Assam, Manipur

Guwahati, Oct 27 | Hockey players in Assam and Manipur have resumed sports activities in accordance with the Ministry of Home Affairs' (MHA)...

Quakes hit Manipur, Sikkim; no damage reported

Imphal/Gangtok, Oct 25 | Moderate earthquakes measuring 3.2 and 3.6 on the Richter scales hit Manipur and Sikkim respectively on Sunday, officials said.According to...

CBI books Manipur official in disproportionate asset case

New Delhi, Oct 23 | The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) said on Friday that it has booked a Senior Accountant working in Accountant...

Drugs valued at Rs 6.5 cr seized in Manipur, one held

Imphal, Oct 13 | Assam Rifles troopers on Tuesday seized a huge cache of drugs valued at Rs 6.5 crore in Manipur and arrested...

Quakes again hit Manipur, Arunachal, no damage

Imphal/Itanagar, Oct 11 | A moderate earthquake measuring 3.8 on the Richter scale hit western Manipur's Tamenglong district on Sunday, the third quake to...

Quakes hit Manipur, Mizoram; no damage reported

Imphal/Aizawl, Oct 11 | Big and moderate earthquakes hit Manipur and Mizoram on Saturday, causing panic among people, officials said. According to the Disaster Management...

Bypolls to 3 Manipur Assembly seats on November 7

New Delhi, Oct 5 | The Election Commission on Monday announced that bypolls to three Assembly constituencies of Manipur will be held on November...

Six ministers dropped, 5 inducted in BJP-led Manipur cabinet (Ld)

Imphal, Sep 24 | In a major political development in BJP-ruled Manipur, six cabinet ministers were dropped by Chief Minister N. Biren Singh,...

Bank official gunned down in Manipur, Rs 1.15 cr robbed

Imphal, Sep 4 | An official of the State Bank of India (SBI) was shot dead and Rs 1.15 crore was looted in southern...

Quake hits Manipur, no damage reported

Imphal, Aug 31 | A 'moderate' quake, measuring 3.7 on the Richter scale, jolted Manipur on Monday night, causing panic among people, officials said.According...

Manipur urges MHA to share draft accord with NSCN-IM

Imphal/Kohima, Aug 19 | The Manipur government said on Wednesday that it had earlier requested the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) to make available...

Ibobi Singh’s nephew, 4 other ex-Cong MLAs from Manipur join BJP

New Delhi, Aug 19 | Turning the table on the Congress in Manipur, the BJP on Wednesday welcomed five former Congress MLAs, who had...

Manipur CM urges detractors not to assess govt blindly

Imphal, Aug 15 | Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh said on Saturday that those criticising his government should first seek details of the...

BJP-led government in Manipur wins trust vote (Ld)

Imphal, Aug 11 | The BJP-led Manipur government on Monday won the trust vote 28-16 in the Assembly following a hectic day-long debate after...

BJP-led government in Manipur wins trust vote

Imphal, Aug 10 | The BJP-led Manipur government on Monday won the trust vote in the Assembly following a hectic day-long debate after Chief...

Manipur to hold vital one-day Assembly session on Monday

Imphal, Aug 9 | A crucial one-day session of the Manipur Assembly would be held on Monday when a confidence motion would be moved...

Chinglensana has motivated Manipur younsters to take up hockey: Rabichandra

New Delhi, July 31 | Indian junior men's core probables Rabichandra Singh Moirangthem and Dinachandra Singh Moirangthem are extremely grateful to have Chinglensana Singh...

Manipur loses zero Covid death status as 4 die in 48...

Imphal, July 30 | Manipur, which had recorded no Covid-19-related death until Tuesday, has now seen four people succumb to the disease in the...

PM to lay foundation stone for Manipur water project

New Delhi, July 22 | In keeping with the government thrust on the northeast, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone for...

Footballers come together for afforestation drive in Manipur village

New Delhi, July 22 | A number of footballers assembled in a quiet, little village of Tentha situated around 50 kilometres south of Imphal...

Business

India’s Feb services sector output rises: PMI

New Delhi, March 3 | Healthy rise in new orders accelerated India's services sector output growth in February.Moreover, the roll out of the Covid-19...