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Manipur unrest: What is the one way to bring peace to the divided state? – Scroll.in


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Manipur unrest: What is the one way to bring peace to the divided state?
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Simmering tensions came to a boil on Monday, as the Manipur assembly passed three bills – the Protection of Manipur People’s Bill; the Manipur Land Revenue and Land Reforms (Seventh Amendment) Bill; and the Manipur Shops and Establishment …
Manipur student-activist laid to rest after two monthsThe Hindu
The Fractious Demand for ILP in ManipurHuffington Post
More voices raised in Mizoram against Manipur violenceThe Indian Express
Economic Times –The Shillong Times –Firstpost
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Manipur: 3 Militants Killed in Encounter with Assam Rifles on Myanmar Border – International Business Times, India Edition


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Manipur: 3 Militants Killed in Encounter with Assam Rifles on Myanmar Border
International Business Times, India Edition
The gunbattle occured 7km north of Manipur’s border town of Moreh. The militants are yet to be identified.IANS. At least three militants were reported killed in a gunfight with Assam Rifles at the highly porous India-Myanmar border on Saturday. The

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Manipur student-activist laid to rest after two months – The Hindu

The HinduManipur student-activist laid to rest after two monthsThe HinduHowever, as the State government accepted the demands of the agitators, supporting an Inner Line Permit System passed three Bills on August 31, the hill tribes mounted a massive mo… Continue reading


Manipur flare-up shadow on Mizos – Calcutta Telegraph

Manipur flare-up shadow on MizosCalcutta Telegraph4: Political parties and NGOs in Mizoram have expressed concern over the recent violence in Manipur following the passage of three bills. The Mizoram unit of the BJP today demanded a magisterial inquiry… Continue reading


Normalcy Returns at Educational Institutions in Manipur After 58 Days – The New Indian Express

The New Indian ExpressNormalcy Returns at Educational Institutions in Manipur After 58 DaysThe New Indian ExpressIMPHAL: Regular classes in educational institutions in Manipur, which were suspended following the death of a class XI student in police ac… Continue reading


Normalcy Returns at Educational Institutions in Manipur After 58 Days – The New Indian Express

The New Indian ExpressNormalcy Returns at Educational Institutions in Manipur After 58 DaysThe New Indian ExpressIMPHAL: Regular classes in educational institutions in Manipur, which were suspended following the death of a class XI student in police ac… Continue reading


Political leaders speak out against Manipur crisis, back tribals in … – The Indian Express


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Political leaders speak out against Manipur crisis, back tribals in
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Although the contents of the Naga Accord are not yet known, there is hearsay that Naga areas of Manipur are likely to be given an Autonomous District Council, he said, adding, “In such a situation, we have written to Prime Minister Modi that if Nagas
Mizoram Chief Minister writes to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for Kuki India.com

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The Fractious Demand for ILP in Manipur – Huffington Post

The Fractious Demand for ILP in ManipurHuffington PostManipur has witnessed a series of protests starting in July this year, following demands for the implementation of the Inner Line Permit (ILP) system in the State. The protesters have demanded that … Continue reading


Manipur violence: Curfew relaxed in Churachandpur – India Today

India TodayManipur violence: Curfew relaxed in ChurachandpurIndia TodayThe curfew has been imposed since Monday night after a mob went on rampage, and set on fire the residence of Congress legislators, including that of the Health and Family Welfare Mi… Continue reading


Why a blanket ban on the internet in troubled Manipur is not a good idea – Scroll.in

Scroll.inWhy a blanket ban on the internet in troubled Manipur is not a good ideaScroll.inReports from Manipur seem to indicate an even wider blanket ban, with nearly all broadband connections also severed, with the exception of some BSNL lines. This h… Continue reading


Manipur violence: Why the protest and what are the demands – The Indian Express (blog)


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Manipur violence: Why the protest and what are the demands
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Manipur, literally translated, ”Land of Jewels” is a former Asiatic kingdom with a 3,000-year-old recorded history, which became a part of India in 1949. Nestled in northeast region of country at the border with Myanmar, the state is home to 2.8

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After two months, Manipur bids farewell to Robinhood – Deccan Herald

KanglaOnlineAfter two months, Manipur bids farewell to RobinhoodDeccan HeraldThe Manipur Police forcefully tried to stop the protesters from storming the state Assembly and other government building. One of the teargas shells fired by police exploded i… Continue reading


Manipur on the Brink – Huffington Post

Manipur on the Brink
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Just three days since I wrote “The fractious demand for ILP in Manipur” about the possible impact of constitutional changes imminent in the State, violence has erupted in the tribal districts after the Manipur Legislative Assembly passed three bills

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A political cure for Manipur – Livemint


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A political cure for Manipur
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Violence erupted in Churachandpur, a concentration of the Zomi people, which the government simplifies into the Kuki-Chin-Mizo group, after Manipur’s legislature passed the Protection of Manipur People Bill, 2015 on 31 August. A call for closure given
Tension Prevails in Manipur; SMS, Internet BlockedThe New Indian Express
Bandh back in ManipurAssam Times

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Manipur violence: Two govt offices burnt down in Churachandpur – Firstpost


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Manipur violence: Two govt offices burnt down in Churachandpur
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A Manipur government official said the toll was given out as eight on Wednesday and included a motorcyclist, who had died in a road accident. The motorcyclist had skidded on the road at Churachandpur town while trying to avoid boulders strewn on the
Manipur: Curfew relaxed in Churachandpur, toll in violence climbs to 8Economic Times
Manipur: Curfew continues, no fresh violence reportedBusiness Standard
Manipur: 2 govt offices burnt down in Churachandpur after curfew relaxedDaily News & Analysis

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Curfew in Manipur’s Churchandpur after three killed in violence – TV Newsroom


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Curfew in Manipur’s Churchandpur after three killed in violence
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Kuki Students’ Organisation, All Naga Students’ Association Manipur and All Tribal Students Union Manipur jointly called a 12-hour bandh from 6 am today in all hill districts of the State in protest against the introduction of the Bill. “The amendment

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Curfew in Manipur’s Churchandpur after three killed in violence – TV Newsroom


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Curfew in Manipur’s Churchandpur after three killed in violence
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Kuki Students’ Organisation, All Naga Students’ Association Manipur and All Tribal Students Union Manipur jointly called a 12-hour bandh from 6 am today in all hill districts of the State in protest against the introduction of the Bill. “The amendment

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More voices raised in Mizoram against Manipur violence – The Indian Express


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More voices raised in Mizoram against Manipur violence
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The tribes of southern Manipur — including the Kuki, Hmar and Zomi (or Paite) — are ethnically close to the Mizo community of Mizoram, with the various dialects and languages they speak similar in some ways to the lingua franca of Mizoram, and share
MNF asks Centre to probe death of tribals in Manipur firingNiticentral

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Internet blocked in Manipur to quell violence – Livemint

LivemintInternet blocked in Manipur to quell violenceLivemintGuwahati: Naga protesters on Thursday blocked a key highway and authorities shut down wireless Internet services to quell heightening tension in Manipur, where seven people have died in viole… Continue reading


Students urged to attend classes in Manipur – Business Standard

Students urged to attend classes in ManipurBusiness StandardThe Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) movement today appealed to the students of schools, colleges and universities to attend classes from tomorrow in Manipur. The education… Continue reading