Senior advocate appearing for Manipur accepts lapse on the part of State Govt, SC asks State to suggest names for SIT Military cannot be subjected to FIR for its operations : Army

NEW DELHI, Apr 20 :The Supreme Court today asked the Centre and Manipur to suggest five names each of officials, ex-officials whom they deem fit are suitable for Special Investigating Team (SIT) to be constituted to investigate into the killings in which judicial inquiries have been conducted. The apex Court after perusing the names reserved […]

Judicial investigations on Manipur encounters “biased” : Army to SC

New Delhi, Apr 19 :A day after it was rapped by the Supreme Court for remaining silent over rape and murder charges against its personnel in Manipur, the Army today said the judicial probes conducted into these charges were “biased” and slanted against them due to local factors. It alleged that the district Judges, who […]

State Govt takes note of incursions from across border Centre briefed, more man power at check posts mooted

IMPHAL, Apr 3 : Taking cognizance of the report furnished by the United Committee Manipur that Myanmar army personnel had encroached upon Indian territory near BP 76 at Haolenphai village in Chandel district on March 4, the Home Joint Secretary has written to the Joint Secretary, Ministry of External Affairs, that the Government of Manipur […]

AR men assault two at Kpi

KANGPOKPI, Mar 22 : Two men were severely assaulted by Assam Rifles personnel yesterday evening at Kangpokpi district. The two victims who are presently hospitalized at CHC, Kangpokpi told media persons that they were picked up yesterday evening at around 5.30 near Traffic Point in downtown Kangpokpi, IT Road by some 38 Assam Rifles personnel […]

Assam Rifles joins fight against Cancer

With the aim to spread awareness among local population about the various types of cancers and precautions to be taken, 11 Assam Rifles of 26 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South) conducted an awareness programme on “Cancer Causes and Precautions” at T M Zummunom village, Chandel district on 10 March 2017. […]

Decks cleared for 2nd phase polls, two AR men on poll duty hurt in attack

UKL/IMP, Mar 7: Two Assam Rifles jawan were injured when unidentified persons triggered two powerful IEDs on Tuesday almost simultaneously at two separate places in poll-bound Kamjong district (carved out of Ukhrul district). According to police sources, the first attack occurred around 3.15 pm at a place located about 3 kms from Aishi village under […]