Iconic women footballer Bembem Oinam retires
Iconic women footballer Bembem Oinam retires

The Manipuri was named as the AIFF Women's Footballer of the Year in 2001 and 2013.

Manipurs' best interests to be safeguarded in taking a call on bills: Centre

Three Bills are being opposed by some sections of Manipur population who have been agitating over the issue for the last two months.

Surviving in showbiz by making northeastern films: Manju Borah

Lack of resources and advanced technology in northeast India notwithstanding, National Award-winning filmmaker Manju Borah has been able to survive in the film industry for almost two decades. She credits it to her choice of themes, which are deeply rooted in the region.

Indian boxers pack a punch but administrative mess continues in 2014
Indian boxers pack a punch but administrative mess continues in 2014

Inside the ring, the men and women who mattered gave their blood, sweat and tears to conquer adversity with elan but outside, sparring for power continued to cast a shadow on Indian boxing in a year which was sparkling in parts but also blighted by some unsavoury controversies.

Manorama kiling: SC directs Centre to pay Rs 10 lakh compensation

The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the Centre to pay Rs 10 lakh to the mother of Manipuri girl Thangjam Manorama, who was killed by Assam Rifles personnel in 2004.

Mary Kom hints at retirement after Rio Olympics
Mary Kom hints at retirement after Rio Olympics

Celebrated boxer MC Mary Kom on Thursday hinted that the Rio Olympics may be her swan song. The Manipuri pugilists admitted that it will be difficult for her to continue boxing after the 2016 Summer Games.

33-year-old Manipuri PhD scholar found dead in Delhi

33-year-old Manipuri PhD scholar, Zingran Kengoo, was found dead, lying in a pool of blood with his throat slit at his Kotla residence in south Delhi.

Manipuri youth beaten up in Bangalore for not speaking in Kannada
Manipuri youth beaten up in Bangalore for not speaking in Kannada

IT city Bangalore was once again shamed after a group of locals assaulted a youth from northeast for allegedly not speaking in Kannada.

Will try to qualify for Rio Olympic Games, says Mary Kom after winning Asiad gold
Will try to qualify for Rio Olympic Games, says Mary Kom after winning Asiad gold

M C Mary Kom added another feather to her already well-adorned cap, becoming the first Indian woman boxer to clinch a gold medal in the Asian Games after a coming-from-behind win over Kazakhstan's Zhaina Shekerbekova in the flyweight final here on Wednesday.

Manipuri woman found dead in Delhi

A 20-year-old Manipuri woman was found dead under mysterious circumstances in her rented accommodation here Thursday, police said.

Manipuri officer to get top UK military honour

A young Manipuri youth serving as a Lieutenant in the British Royal Maritime Auxiliary Service (RMAS), Special Forces, has been chosen for a prestigious gallantry award for his bravery during a fierce gunfight with al-Qaeda.

Linkman for Manipuri underground groups held

A linkman, working for
Manipuri underground groups, was today apprehended by the BSF
along the Bangladesh border.

Manipuri student molested in Munirka

A girl student from Manipur
pursuing Hotel Management here has been allegedly molested by
a man near a bus stop in South Delhi, police said on Sunday.

Four Manipuri militants arrested in Tripura

Four suspected militants of the
People`s Liberation Army (PLA), a Manipur based outfit, have
been arrested from Chandrapur here, police said on Saturday.

Three Manipuri militants arrested in Assam

Three militants, including a woman
ultra, of Manipur-based Kangleipak Communist Party (KCP)
outfit were arrested here today, police said.