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
The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought a response of the amicus curiae on a status report filed by the Centre about its proposed actions to curb hate crimes and racial discrimination against persons hailing from northeastern region of the country.
Home Minister Rajnath Singh Wednesday reviewed the situation in Manipur in the wake of a road blockade call issued by a Naga outfit and assured full assistance to the state government to ensure normal life.
Security measures have been tightened along two national highways in Manipur in view of indefinite blockade by hill-based United Naga Council (UNC) from tomorrow in protest against the death of two persons in police firing on August 30 last.
Security measures have been tightened along two national highways in Manipur in view of indefinite blockade by hill-based United Naga Council (UNC) from Thursday in protest against the death of two persons in police firing on August 30 last.
The Chairman and the General Secretary of Karbi Landless Peoples` Force (KPLF), a new militant outfit active in Assam`s Karbi Anglong district, were arrested today and huge quantity of arms and ammunitions were seized from their possession, police said.
Incessant rains and an unprecedented rise in the water level of the Subansiri have triggered landslides and flash floods in Arunachal Pradesh with the swirling river water leaving a trail of destruction.
Condemning the re-arrest of Irom Chanu Sharmila, her family and various civil rights groups in Manipur Friday termed the move as "illegal" as a local court had earlier absolved her of the charge of trying to commit suicide by means of fasting.