United Naga Council likely to lift Manipur blockade today

With the government of Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh lifting prohibitory orders under Section 144 of the CrPC and heavy deployment of police and IRB personnel in Ukhrul district, United Naga Council (UNC) may end its 8-day long economic block

PM to visit blockade-hit Manipur

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will visit blockade-hit Manipur Dec 3 to attend a series of programmes and address a public gathering, an official said here Monday.

Manipur blockade: 100 days and counting…

What is also saddening is the fact that there is little or no intervention from the government, both from the state and the centre, making the situation of the state a sad plight.

Manipur blockade: 100 days and counting...

The economic blockade has led to acute shortage of essential commodities in the state.

Manipur blockade: 100 days and counting...

The economic blockade has led to acute shortage of essential commodities in the state.

Manipur blockade: BJP for dismissal of Cong govt

With the economic blockade in
Manipur still continuing, BJP on Friday demanded dismissal of the
Congress-led Ibobi Singh government.

Manipur: 1,900 vehicles to bring basics from Assam

The Manipur govt sent around 1,900 vehicles with police escort to Silchar in Assam to bring food grains and petrol.

PC appeals for withdrawing of Manipur blockade

The Centre on Friday appealed to the
agitating groups to withdraw the economic blockade of two
national highways passing through Manipur.

Naga group announces resumption of Manipur blockade

The United Naga Council announced Sunday it will be resume an economic blockade of Manipur for 20 days from Wednesday as the Central government had failed to meet its July 31 deadline to accept its four demands.

Central forces reach Manipur, end blockade

The Central forces reached Manipur and finally cleared the economic blockade of the state.

Paramilitary to break Manipur blockade: Pillai

The Centre said paramilitary troopers would be used to break the over two-month long economic blockade enforced by Naga groups in Manipur.

Commodity prices skyrocket as Manipur blockade enters 55th day

The indefinite economic blockade of
lifeline routes NH 39 (Imphal-Dimapur) and 53 (Imphal-Silchar)
in Manipur by agitating Naga groups entered the 55th day on Sunday.

Pillai in Nagaland to help resolve Manipur blockade

Union Home Secretary GK Pillai Wednesday held marathon talks with Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio to resolve the road blockade of Manipur as Naga separatist leader T Muivah remained adamant on visiting his birthplace in Manipur.