Illegal Myanmar immigrants set up settlements in Manipur: Report

Imphal |Thursday, 2023 11:51:06 AM IST

A report by a sub-committee of the Manipur Cabinet has revealed that 2,187 illegal immigrants from Myanmar have set up settlements in 41 locations in four districts.

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4 suspected UNLF militants held in Manipur

Imphal |Thursday, 2023 11:50:57 AM IST

Four suspected cadres of the outlawed militant outfit, United National Liberation Front (UNLF), were arrested in Thoubal district of ethnic violence-hit Manipur, the Army said.

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Manipur unrest: 3 injured in IED blast; security forces dismantle militant bunker

Imphal |Thursday, 2023 11:51:31 AM IST

Three people were injured after an improvised explosive device (IED) placed in a vehicle exploded at Kwakta in Manipur's Bishnupur district on Wednesday, officials said.

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Amid intermittent violence, Manipur extends internet suspension for 10th time

Imphal |Wednesday, 2023 11:21:19 AM IST

As sporadic incidents of violence continued, the Manipur government on Tuesday extended the suspension of internet services for the 10th time till June 25, to prevent the spread of rumours and videos,

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Schools to resume classes in Manipur from July 1

Imphal |Wednesday, 2023 11:21:15 AM IST

Schools will resume normal classes in violence-hit Manipur from July 1 instead of June 21 as announced earlier, officials said on Tuesday.

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Manipur skips annual Rath Yatra procession due to unrest

Imphal |Wednesday, 2023 11:21:09 AM IST

Manipur on Tuesday skipped the annual Rath Yatra procession with chariots, which has been a public festival for 200 years, in view of the ongoing ethnic violence, which has so far claimed more than 12

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Manipur HC asks state govt to provide limited internet services in some selected places

Imphal |Wednesday, 2023 11:21:02 AM IST

The Manipur High Court, in an interim order, directed the state authorities to provide limited internet services to the public in some designated places under the control of the state authorities, sou

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Soldier shot at, five houses burnt by militants in Manipur

Imphal |Tuesday, 2023 12:51:23 PM IST

A soldier was injured during an encounter with the militants, who also torched five houses in Imphal West district, officials said on Monday.

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4K temporary homes to be built for displaced people: Manipur CM

Imphal/Guwahati |Tuesday, 2023 12:51:14 PM IST

Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh on Monday said that 4,000 prefabricated temporary homes would be constructed within two months for the people displaced in the ethnic violence.

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Sale, use of walkie-talkie sets banned in Imphal West district

Imphal |Tuesday, 2023 12:51:07 PM IST

After suspension of internet service for around 50 days now, Manipur government has banned unauthorised sale and use of walkie-talkie sets in Imphal West district to prevent the spread of rumours and

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Top retd Army officer compares 'stateless' Manipur with Libya, Lebanon, Nigeria, Syria

Imphal |Monday, 2023 11:21:18 AM IST

Lt Gen L. Nishikanta Singh (retd), who served in various positions in the Army for 40 years, compared the ethnic violence devastated Manipur with war-torn Libya, Lebanon, Nigeria, Syria.

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RSS appeals for peace in strife-torn Manipur

Imphal |Monday, 2023 11:21:14 AM IST

The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) on Sunday appealed to the civil society and political groups as well as the common people to take every possible initiative to put an end to the chaotic and viole

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