7 Manipur Police trainees injured in clash at Assam Police Academy

At least seven Manipur Police trainees, undergoing training at Lachit Borphukan Police Academy in Assam’s Golaghat district, were injured when a clash broke out between cadets of two ethnic groups, police said on Sunday, 4 February. Police said that of the seven injured, three were admitted to Jorhat medical college and the remaining four were … Read more

Manipur: Another Commando Killed In Renewed Violence; State Govt Seeks Centre’s Help

Published on Jan 18, 2024 12:05 AM IST The death toll in the fight between security forces and militants in Manipur has gone up. A second Manipur police commando has died amid renewed violence in Moreh. The commando who died late Wednesday was identified as Takhellambam Saileshwore. The first commando to be killed was 32-year-old … Read more

“Want to make Manipur peaceful, harmonious again”: Rahul Gandhi

Addressing the people from atop the bus in Senapati, Gandhi said the Congress spoke also of building on the success of the first Bharat Jodo Yatra, from Kanyakumari to Kashmir, where the idea was simply to bring the diverse people of India together. “It was a very successful yatra where we walked over 4,000 km,” … Read more

Instead of Imphal, Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra to begin from Thoubal

The Congress party announced on Friday that the Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra, led by party MP Rahul Gandhi, will commence from a private ground in Manipur’s Thoubal district on 14 January, instead of the initially planned location in the state capital Imphal. Manipur Congress president Keisham Meghachandra Singh said though they had requested permission to … Read more

Breaking News LIVE: 30 Injured After Odisha-Bound Bus Catches Fire In Bengal

<p><strong>Breaking News LIVE: </strong>Hello and welcome to the breaking news live blog, please follow this space for all the latest updates and breaking news from India and around the world.</p> <h3><span style="color: #ba372a;"><strong>Change of Guard Ceremony Suspended for Rashtrapati Bhavan Celebrations</strong></span></h3> <p>The iconic change of guard ceremony at Rashtrapati Bhavan will be temporarily halted on … Read more

Breaking News LIVE: Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar Inaugurates Hot Air Balloon Safari In Pinjore

<p><strong>Breaking News LIVE:</strong> Hello and welcome to the breaking news live blog, please follow this space for all the latest updates and breaking news from India and around the world.</p> <h3><strong>Amit Shah to Address National Symposium on Organic Produce Promotion&nbsp;</strong></h3> <p>Union Home Minister and Minister of Cooperation, Amit Shah, is set to address the National … Read more

Manipur violence news: Mobile internet ban extended further till November 8

The Manipur government has extended the mobile internet ban in the state till November 8. As per the official notification issued by Commissioner (Home) T. Ranjit Singh, the ban was extended following “apprehensions that anti-social elements might use social media extensively for transmission of images, hate speeches and hate video messages inciting the passions of … Read more

‘Cold-blooded killing’: Manipur cop shot dead by militants in Moreh, CM Biren Singh assures justice

A police officer was shot dead by suspected militants in the Tengnoupal district of Manipur on Tuesday morning. Chief Minister N Biren Singh has dubbed it a ‘cold-blooded killing’ and assured that the perpetrators would be brought to justice.  “Deeply saddened by the cold-blooded killing of SDPO Chingtham Anand, OC Moreh Police this morning. His … Read more

Manipur High Court allows appeal against Meitei ST status order

Appearing for the respondents, advocate M Hemchandra said “in spite of having records of Meitei community as Meitei tribes”, they “had been left out at the time of preparation of ST list under the Constitution of India” and that “Meitei tribes have approached authorities concerned for the last many years but failed to consider for … Read more

Upset with ethnic conflict, many may not celebrate Manipur’s biggest societal fest

Keisham Ongbi Aruna, a former journalist from Konba Laishram Leikai in the same district, also said that she would not celebrate Chakkouba. “Chakkouba is the time of merriment and jovial for Manipuri women, but celebrating the day this time is not appropriate when many people are affected by the ongoing strife. Moreover, many civil bodies … Read more