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.
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.
24 Jan 2012
India has sought the help of Myanmar in reining in north-east insurgent groups which are planning ‘large scale’ disturbances in the upcoming Manipur Assembly polls.
21 Aug 2016
Imphal: Former Union Minister Najma Heptulla was on Sunday sworn in as Governor of Manipur at Raj Bhavan.
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.
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.
17 Aug 2016
New Delhi: Former Union minister Najma Heptulla has been appointed Governor of Manipur, an official statement said on Wednesday.
22 May 2016
Imphal: Torrential rains in the past few days triggered landslides, swelling of rivers and inundated low lying areas in Manipur's hill districts.
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.