21 Aug 2016
Imphal: Former Union Minister Najma Heptulla was on Sunday sworn in as Governor of Manipur at Raj Bhavan.
31 Aug 2016
New Delhi: BJP President Amit Shah on Wednesday appointed Union ministers J P Nadda and Dharmendra Pradhan as party incharge for the Assembly polls in Uttarakhand where it is striving to return to power by defeating ruling Congress.
10 Aug 2016
Imphal: A seven-year old girl was injured in a bomb blast this morning near the BSF camp at Moirangpurel area in Manipur's Imphal East district, a police officer said.
17 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Former Union minister Najma Heptulla has been appointed Governor of Manipur, an official statement said on Wednesday.
09 Aug 2016
New Delhi: The struggle that started on 2 November 2000 after security personnel opened fired at a bus stand killing 10 civilians at Malom, Irom Sharmila, 28 then, sat on a hunger strike that has continued for 16 long years.
26 Jul 2016
Imphal: Sixteen years after starting her path-setting hunger strike demanding repeal of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, Manipur's "Iron Lady" Irom Chanu Sharmila has decided to end her fast on August 9 and contest Assembly elections as an Independent candidate.
30 Nov 2013
Imphal: Barring seven Assembly constituencies within Imphal Municipal area, the controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act 1958 will be extended for another year in insurgency-hit Manipur from Sunday.
09 Aug 2016
Imphal: Irom Sharmila ended her 16-year-long fast on Tuesday and said she wants to become Manipur’s chief minister so that the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) could be repealed from the state.
27 Dec 2013
Imphal: Insurgent activities have taken a rise in Manipur in 2013, even though nearly 200 militants surrendered and over 20 others were killed by the security forces.
27 Jul 2016
Kolkata: International human rights organisation Amnesty International has appealed to the Manipur government to drop charges against activist Irom Chanu Sharmila before she ends her 16-year-old fast on August 9.