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BJP opens account in Manipur assembly, wins two seats in by-polls

Imphal: The BJP on Tuesday opened its account in the Manipur assembly by winning by-elections in two assembly constituencies, polling for which were held on...

NSCN-K declared terror outfit, talks unlikely

New Delhi: More than a month after the government banned National Socialist Council of Nagaland-Khaplang (NSCN-K) for continuously attacking the Indian armed forces in violation...

Northeast needs to be provided special funds for filmmaking: Manipuri director

New Delhi: Manipuri movie maestro Aribam Syam Sharma, for whom a special retrospective will be held at the 46th IFFI, is glad that films from...

‘Need to educate rest of India about North East’

For a functioning state and better governance, rest of India would have to know the history of the NE region and be inclusive towards them, Dr Meinya said.

Militant ambush kills a soldier in Manipur

Imphal: A soldier was killed when suspected militants ambushed a convoy of the Assam Rifles along the Indo-Myanmar border in Manipur's Ukhrul district on...

Why Northeast needs Central attention

By Surbhi Moudgil A nation intending but failing miserably at addressing a long standing regional problem, shows nothing but an abject failure of its strategic planning. Northeast...

RBI spreads its wings in northeast Indian states of Manipur and Mizoram

NewsGram Staff Writer New Delhi: Boasting of having offices in five of the seven northeast states, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) declared on Saturday that...

Manipur bills still in conflict

More than a month has passed since the public uprising and subsequent agitation in Churachandpur district of Manipur after three controversial bills were passed...

Suicide bid case false, Irom Sharmila tells court

New Delhi:  Civil rights activist Irom Sharmila, accused of a suicide bid during her fast-unto-death protest in 2006, told a court here on Tuesday she...

Naga woman dies, falls from Delhi building

New Delhi: Three people from Nagaland, one woman and two men, fell from terrace of a building in Delhi, as reported by police. The...

Manipuri designer helps flood victims through Fashion Show

Bengaluru: Manipuri designer Robert Naorem is hosting the Kanglei Fashion Extravaganza here on Sunday to raise funds to help the flood victims in northeast...

Divide Manipur into two union territories, say MPs from Northeast

New Delhi: As Manipur continues to simmer over the passing of three landmark bills by the state government in a special assembly called by...

Manipur student bodies slam CM for “anti-tribal policy”

By NewsGram Staff Writer Guwahati: Pertaining to the prevailing situation in Manipur due to three controversial bills being passed in the Manipur state assembly, a...

Curfew continues in Manipur, no reports of fresh violence

Imphal: Even as the ruling Congress-led government made fresh appeals to people in the state to restore peace and normalcy, the curfew continued in Manipur's riot-hit...

Mob violence in Manipur kills three, injures many

By NewsGram Staff Writer Imphal: A mob violence erupted in Manipur. The uproar was over three bills which the state assembly had passed lately. Officials stated...

Won’t accept peace accord with NSCN (IM) if Manipur affected: Ibobi Singh

Imphal: Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh on Tuesday said his government will not accept the peace accord signed between the central government and...

Manipur development project spells doom for 11 villages, 12,000 people

Imphal: One person's manna is another person's poison. This adage couldn't ring more true for the people of Manipur whose fate has been divided...

Manipuri groups protest, demand inner line permit system

New Delhi: Over 300 people belonging to various groups from Manipur staged a protest here on Monday, demanding inner line permit system to prevent outsiders...

‘Centre to focus on north-east roads’

By NewsGram Staff Writer In a bid to address the issue of poor connectivity in India's north-east, the central government is planning to focus on...

The Imphal catastrophe: Where is the media?

By Prerna Grewal Imphal, the capital of Manipur, has turned into the epicenter of madness and violence, carried out in a fit of agitation. Protests...

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