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Shutdown hits life in Manipur – The Statesman

The StatesmanShutdown hits life in ManipurThe StatesmanA 48-hour general strike called to demand justice for a man found hanging on April 26 disrupted normal life across Manipur on Thursday, officials and residents said. The Joint Action Committees of … Continue reading


2 Indians shot dead in Myanmar; tension grips Manipur’s border town of Moreh – Zee News


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2 Indians shot dead in Myanmar; tension grips Manipur’s border town of Moreh
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Imphal: Tension gripped the Manipur-Myanmar border town of Moreh after two Indian nationals were reportedly shot dead at Wuksu in Myanmar. Sources in Moreh told IANS that the bodies are yet to be handed over to the Indian authorities for identification.

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The Travails of a Manipur Police Officer Whose Father-in-Law is an Insurgent Leader – The Wire

The Travails of a Manipur Police Officer Whose Father-in-Law is an Insurgent Leader
The Wire
Brinda is a deputy superintendent of police with 9 ARB Mahilla Battalion (an all-women battalion), waiting to hear from the Manipur police on her resignation, submitted to the state director general of police, L.M. Khoute, on January 26. “Till date

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Reservation unrest in Manipur varsity – The Statesman


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Reservation unrest in Manipur varsity
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While the Manipur University Tribal Students’ Union (MUTSU) launched a two-day agitation seeking revocation of the UGC policy, the Manipur University Students’ Union said a democratic form of agitation should be organised rather than unruly protests.
JSCC urges MU to settle rowThe Sangai Express

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Ksh Bhabananda Singh takes charge as Manipur BJP chief – Business Standard


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Ksh Bhabananda Singh takes charge as Manipur BJP chief
Business Standard
Ksh Bhabananda Singh, who was recently appointed as Manipur’s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president, today took charge at a ceremony held at the party head office in Nityaipat Chuthek. Bhabananda Singh was handed over the charge by outgoing …
New Manipur BJP chief vows to unseat CongressThe Hindu
Bhabananda vows to strengthen BJPE-Pao.net

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Manipur activists resent big dams; cite environmental concerns – thenortheasttoday.com

Manipur activists resent big dams; cite environmental concernsthenortheasttoday.comIMPHAL: Amidst the burning unrest in Manipur regarding the issue of ILP that has left the bodies of 9 martyrs unburied for more than 247 days on a stretch, to make matte… Continue reading


Memorial for WWI personnel to come up in Manipur capital – Times of India

Memorial for WWI personnel to come up in Manipur capital
Times of India
In April 1917, 2,000 Manipuri natives were sent from Imphal as soldiers for the British to fight in World War I, eminent World War researcher Yumnam Rajeshwar said. “They were deployed in Europe, mostly in France. After the war, 1,500 men returned.

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Manipur State IT Society – KanglaOnline

Manipur State IT SocietyKanglaOnlineImphal, May 4 (DIPR): Information Technology has touched various chords of existence so much so that the different ways of doing and conducting business have undergone a sea change. Manipur has undergone the transiti… Continue reading


New Manipur BJP chief vows to unseat Congress – The Hindu


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New Manipur BJP chief vows to unseat Congress
The Hindu
Khetrimayum Bhabananda on Wednesday took charge as the new Manipur president of the BJP and pledged to oust the Congress in elections next year. Bhabananda succeeds Thounaojam Chaoba. “The immediate objective is to win an absolute majority in …
Bhabananda vows to strengthen BJPE-Pao.net

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QWrap: Kickbacks Debate In RS, Cruz Out, Manipur Sports And More – The Quint

The QuintQWrap: Kickbacks Debate In RS, Cruz Out, Manipur Sports And MoreThe QuintDonald Trump is the presumptive Republican presidential nominee following a decisive victory in the Indiana primary and the decision by Ted Cruz to drop out of the race. … Continue reading


New Manipur BJP chief vows to unseat Congress – The Statesman

New Manipur BJP chief vows to unseat Congress
The Statesman
Khetrimayum Bhabananda on Wednesday took charge as the new Manipur president of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and pledged to oust the Congress in elections next year. Bhabananda succeeds Thounaojam Chaoba. “The immediate objective is to …

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Manipur activists say no to big dams – Times of India

Manipur activists say no to big dams
Times of India
Imphal, May 4 (IANS) The death of two anti-dam activists in police firing at Tawang in Arunachal Pradesh two days ago has put the spotlight on similar agitations in other northeastern states, especially Manipur. A ‘public consultation meeting’ held in

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Manipur activists say no to big dams – Business Standard

Manipur activists say no to big dams
Business Standard
The death of two anti-dam activists in police firing at Tawang in Arunachal Pradesh two days ago has put the spotlight on similar agitations in other northeastern states, especially Manipur. A ‘public consultation meeting’ held in Imphal late Tuesday

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Manipur activists say no to big dams – Big News Network.com

Manipur activists say no to big damsBig News Network.comThe main target of the activists is the proposed Tipaimukh dam which is to be constructed over the Barak river at the trijunction of Assam, Mizoram and Manipur. Authorities have promised big benef… Continue reading


Manipur: General strike from May 5, Issues of ILP – thenortheasttoday.com

thenortheasttoday.comManipur: General strike from May 5, Issues of ILPthenortheasttoday.comThe three bills that were passed by the Manipur assembly on August 31 last year include the Protection of the Manipur Peoples Bill, 2015; the Manipur Land Reform… Continue reading


Young Manipuri girls welcome lifting of Miss Manipur ban – thenortheasttoday.com

thenortheasttoday.comYoung Manipuri girls welcome lifting of Miss Manipur banthenortheasttoday.comDhanupriya Ingudam, a young professional from Manipur also expressed her opinion stating that the lifting of the ban is a positive step as today many peop… Continue reading


Meet Opposes Construction of Big Dams in Manipur – NorthEast Today

NorthEast TodayMeet Opposes Construction of Big Dams in ManipurNorthEast TodayA Public Consultation on Tipaimukh Dam and Indigenous People Rights was organised by the Citizens Concern for Dams and Development (CCDD), North East Dialogue Forum and Centr… Continue reading


Bhabananda new Manipur BJP president – Times of India

Bhabananda new Manipur BJP presidentTimes of IndiaA resident of Wahengbam Leikai in Imphal city, Bhabananda was a swayamsevak in the state for about a decade before joining BJP in 1995. An alumnus of Sanik School, Golpara, Bhabananda held different pos… Continue reading


Strike announced in Manipur over Inner Line Permit – thenortheasttoday.com


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Strike announced in Manipur over Inner Line Permit
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The three bills — the Protection of the Manipur Peoples Bill, 2015; the Manipur Land Reforms & Land Revenue (7th Amendment) Bill, 2015; and the Manipur Shops and Establishment (2nd amendment) Bill, 2015 — were passed by the Manipur assembly on …
Manipur: JCILPS Resumes Stir, Imposes Indefinite CurfewNorthEast Today
JCILPS to resume stir from today over ILPS implementation in StateKanglaOnline

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Strike announced in Manipur over Inner Line Permit – Morung Express

Strike announced in Manipur over Inner Line Permit
Morung Express
The three bills — the Protection of the Manipur Peoples Bill, 2015; the Manipur Land Reforms & Land Revenue (7th Amendment) Bill, 2015; and the Manipur Shops and Establishment (2nd amendment) Bill, 2015 — were passed by the Manipur assembly on …

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