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Manipur Police arrest 11 militants
Imphal, Dec.4 : Police in Manipur have arrested eleven militants during combing operations today.
Myanmar delegation visits Manipur to strengthen cultural ties
Imphal, Dec. 4 : India's Look East policy has brought cheer to its northeastern states, as trade and cultural ties with neighbouring countries are getting stronger.
Gujarat, Goa, Chhattisgarh among best performing states: Report
New Delhi, Dec 3 : Gujarat, Goa and Chattisgarh are among the best performing states in the country while Uttar Pradesh, Manipur and Haryana are among the worst, according to a report released by a website Tuesday.
First international flight lands in Manipur
Imphal, Nov 21 : The first international chartered flight from Myanmar landed Thursday at the Tulihal international airport in the Manipur capital here carrying two chief ministers from the neighbouring country.
Manipur Day observed at IITF
New Delhi, Nov 20 : Folk dances by 10 tribes from different regions of Manipur were performed Wednesday as part of the Manipur Day celebrations at the 33rd India International Trade Fair (IITF) here Wednesday.
Nine injured in Manipur blast
Imphal, Nov 18 : Nine people -- eight Border Roads Task Force (BRTF) workers and a girl child -- were injured Monday in a powerful bomb blast triggered by suspected rebels in Manipur, officials said.
Mr. Manipur contest attracts large crowds in Imphal
Imphal, Nov 18 : The 47th "Mr. Manipur contest" and the 5th Women's Fitness Championship, which was held here recently, attracted large crowds in Imphal.
Manipur to have new foodgrain godown of 5000MT
Imphal, Nov. 13 : Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Prof. K.V.Thomas inaugurated new granary of 5000 MT capacity in Manipur today.
Manipur's Kut Festival sends out message of peace and harmony
Imphal, Nov. 13 : The Kuki, Chin and Mizo tribes recently came together in the hill districts of Manipur to celebrate 'Chavang-Kut', the autumn post harvest festival, with great enthusiasm and happiness.
Manipur explores air connectivity with Myanmar
By Raymond Kharmujai, Imphal, Nov 12 : In what could serve as a boost to India's 'Look East' policy, the Manipur government is exploring the possibility of direct flights operating to Myanmar, even as private carrier Golden Myanmar begins operating flights Nov 21 to the Tulihal airport here.
One killed, six injured in blast in Manipur
Imphal, Nov 7 : One person was killed and six others injured in an overnight blast in Pallel area in Manipur's Thoubal district.
Rs.1.14-crore haul in Bangalore with terror link
Bangalore, Nov 4 : The National Investigation Agency (NIA) Monday seized from a Bangalore businessman Rs.1.14-crore in cash, allegedly belonging to two Manipur-based outlawed terrorist groups.
State home minister rules out president's rule in Manipur
Imphal, Nov 1 : Manipur Home Minister G. Gaikhangam Friday rejected the idea of imposing president's rule in the state, after a series of bomb blasts left 10 people dead in two months.
Punjab, Odisha new hot-spots of injecting drugs
New Delhi, Nov 1 : Punjab, Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and Bihar have become the new hot spots of injecting drug use. The practice was earlier largely confined to the north eastern states of Manipur and Nagaland, an expert said Friday.
Manipur's Sankirtana may joinn Unesco Heritage list
Guwahati, Oct 31 : A rich cultural tradition and an art form of Manipur, which has been practiced in the state since ages, is among 31 nominations to be decided for inscription on the Representative List of the Unesco Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
Court asks Irom Sharmila to appear on Dec 19
New Delhi, Oct 30 : A Delhi court Wednesday directed Manipuri social activist Irom Sharmila to appear before it Dec 19 in a case lodged against her for attempting suicide during her fast-unto-death here at Jantar Mantar in 2006.
Remove curbs on access to Sharmila, NHRC tells Manipur
Guwahati, Oct 30 : The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Wednesday suggested that the Manipur government immediately remove all arbitrary restrictions imposed on access to the state's prominent rights activist Irom Sharmila.
Remove restrictions on Irom Sharmila: NHRC
New Delhi, Oct 30 : The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has recommended that the Manipur government immediately remove the "arbitrary restrictions" on Irom Sharmila, who has been fast since November 2000 seeking repeal of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act from the state, an official ...
Manipur: 2 killed in bomb blast
Imphal, Oct 30 : At least two people were killed in an improvised explosive device (IED) blast at Yaiskul area in Imphal West district of Manipur on Wednesday, reports said.
Two killed in blast near bus stand in Imphal
Imphal, Oct 30 : At least two persons were killed and seven others got injured when a powerful bomb exploded at Yaiskul area in Imphal West district of Manipur on Wednesday morning.
Two killed, seven injured in Manipur blast
Imphal, Oct 30 : Two people were killed and at least seven injured in a massive explosion near a bus station in this Manipur capital Wednesday morning, police said.
Blast injures four in Manipur
Imphal, Oct 29 : At least four people were injured when suspected militants triggered a powerful explosion in Manipur's capital town Imphal Tuesday morning.
Ethnic communities of Manipur celebrate Mera Hou Chongba Festival
Imphal, Oct. 28 : In an endeavor to strengthen brotherhood and unity among various tribes and communities in the region, 'Mera Hou Chongba' festival was recently celebrated in Manipur.
Krishna Mehta explores handloom textiles of Benaras
New Delhi, Oct 12 : After successfully featuring the textile and craft of Gujarat and Manipur, designer Krishna Mehta showcased the weaving community of Varanasi or Benaras for her latest collection at the Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW).
Subroto Cup: Meghalaya and Manipur schools enter final
New Delhi, Oct 12 : OM Roy High School, Shillong, Meghalaya entered the U-17 Boys' final while RMSM Vidhyalaya, Nambol, Manipur secured a spot in the girls' title clash in the 54th Subroto Cup football at the Ambedkar Stadium here on Saturday.
Manipur's Loktak Lake draws tourists
Bishnupur (Manipur), Oct.5 : Manipur's Loktak Lake is emerging as a major attraction for tourists.
Eighth batch of woman police takes part in Manipur passing out parade
Imphal, Oct.5 : The eighth batch of women police constables recently took part in a passing out parade here.
Govt. alive to needs of strategic North East: Fernandes
By Pradeep Kumar, Itanagar, Oct 4 : Strategically located each North East state, including Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh, is different from each other for which the constitutional father has created provisions to deal with each state differently, said Union Minister for Road, ...
Manipur's border town Moreh gets its first judicial magistrate court
Moreh, Oct 1 : As the maintenance of law and order is a primary concern of state governments, the opening of the first court of judicial magistrate in Manipur's border town of Moreh, is expected to benefit the public.
Free Irom Sharmila Chanu, says Amnesty
New Delhi, Oct 1 : The detention of Manipur activist Irom Sharmila Chanu for close to 13 years for her dragging hunger strike betrays India's intolerance to dissent, Amnesty International India said Tuesday.