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Inner Manipur Lok Sabha Constituency

Inner Manipur Lok Sabha Constituency

Dr Thokchom Meinya of the INC is the sitting Member of Parliament from this constituency

Apr 05, 2019, 12:28 PM IST
Earthquake with magnitude of 4.5 strikes in Manipur

Earthquake with magnitude of 4.5 strikes in Manipur

An earthquake measuring 4.5 on the Richter Scale hit Manipur's Churachandpur in the wee hours of Monday.

Jan 28, 2019, 06:39 AM IST
Manipur celebrates Republic Day despite strike

Manipur celebrates Republic Day despite strike

Chief Minister N. Biren Singh, opposition leader Okram Ibobi and several Ministers were present at the event.

Jan 26, 2019, 14:20 PM IST
Two strikes paralyse normal life in Manipur

Two strikes paralyse normal life in Manipur

All educational institutes and public facilities including in Imphal city wore a deserted look.  Buses, trucks and other commercial vehicles went off the roads. Shops and businesses were shut.

Jan 08, 2019, 16:05 PM IST
Can tolerate criticism not humiliation of leaders: Manipur CM on journalist's detention under NSA

Can tolerate criticism not humiliation of leaders: Manipur CM on journalist's detention under NSA

Wangkhem was detained under the National Security Act (NSA) in the last week of November by the BJP-led coalition government in Manipur. He has been sentenced to a 12-month jail term.  

Dec 24, 2018, 18:12 PM IST
4.1-magnitude earthquake hits Manipur

4.1-magnitude earthquake hits Manipur

A mild earthquake hit Manipur on Wednesday morning, India Meteorological Department said.

Nov 07, 2018, 18:10 PM IST
Manipur lynching video shows policemen present at the spot; one suspended, 3 ousted

Manipur lynching video shows policemen present at the spot; one suspended, 3 ousted

The victim, identified as Farooque Khan, was a resident of Thoubal district.

Sep 17, 2018, 16:36 PM IST
Four People Liberation Army activists held in Manipur

Four People Liberation Army activists held in Manipur

Police also recovered three 9 mm pistols, two hand grenades, and ammunition from the possession of the arrested three militants.

Sep 12, 2018, 10:57 AM IST

Ten injured as mob attacks police in Manipur

A large number of protesters tried to stage a sit-in demonstration protesting against the Manipur People's Protection Bill 2018 which was passed by the state Assembly recently. The Bill had sought to

Jul 28, 2018, 11:27 AM IST
9 dead as landslide hits Manipur's Tamenglong

9 dead as landslide hits Manipur's Tamenglong

As many as nine people died on Wednesday after a landslide hit Manipur's Tamenglong, news agency ANI reported. Media reports suggest that the mishap took place in the wee hours of Wednesday.

Jul 11, 2018, 11:21 AM IST
Terrorist gun down man suspecting him to be police informer

Terrorist gun down man suspecting him to be police informer

Militants belonging to the Zeliangrong United Front 

Jun 28, 2018, 12:37 PM IST
Six dead in Manipur floods, situation worsening

Six dead in Manipur floods, situation worsening

The report said the state disaster response force and the state police, with assistance from the Indian Army and the Assam Rifles, were actively undertaking relief and rescue operations in Irong,

Jun 15, 2018, 17:07 PM IST
CBI files three more FIRs in four staged shootout deaths in Manipur

CBI files three more FIRs in four staged shootout deaths in Manipur

The FIRs were filed by the CBI on Wednesday following the Supreme Court's March 12 order on writ petitions filed by the families of the deceased. 

Mar 30, 2018, 23:51 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi to open Indian Science Congress in Manipur amid shutdown called by insurgents

PM Narendra Modi to open Indian Science Congress in Manipur amid shutdown called by insurgents

PM Modi will also visit Luwangshangbam where he will lay the foundation stones for Luwangpokpa Multi-Sports Complex.

Mar 16, 2018, 07:07 AM IST
Earthquake of magnitude 3.7 hits Manipur

Earthquake of magnitude 3.7 hits Manipur

An earthquake measuring 3.7 on the Richter scale hit Churachandpur region of Manipur.

Mar 03, 2018, 09:20 AM IST
Illegal arms manufacturing unit busted in Manipur

Illegal arms manufacturing unit busted in Manipur

Two owners of a computer shop, where the letter heads were printed, were also arrested from New Checkon area here, they said, adding that investigation is underway. 

Jun 09, 2017, 13:04 PM IST

Dimapur strike affects road communication in Nagaland, Manipur

A 12-hour general strike on Tuesday called by traders in Dimapur town in protest against the death of one person in a bomb blast badly hit vehicular communication with the rest of Nagaland as also

May 30, 2017, 15:01 PM IST
Shiva Temple attacked with powerful remote-controlled bomb in Manipur's Moreh

Shiva Temple attacked with powerful remote-controlled bomb in Manipur's Moreh

An incident of attack on a Hindu temple was reported on Wednesday.

Mar 29, 2017, 14:38 PM IST

BJP 'stealing' elections in Goa, Manipur: Chidambaram

Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram today accused the BJP of "stealing" elections in Goa and Manipur, saying a party which comes second has "no right" to form the government.

Mar 13, 2017, 12:40 PM IST