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Feb 19, 2017
Manipur Election 2017: Irom Sharmila says fight against Afspa not over; only her strategy has changedActivist Irom Sharmila, who is making her electoral debut in the Manipur polls, said on Sunday that she has not given up her fight against controversial law AFSPA but only changed her strategy.
Feb 17, 2017
Manipur Election 2017: Ibobi Singh most divisive figure in state history, says PRJA's Erendro LeichombamUS-returned People’s Resurgence Justice Alliance convener Erendro Leichombam says that he was trapped in his own history and could not get out of it that ultimately motivated him to his home state of Manipur.
Feb 13, 2017
Manipur Election 2017: Irom Sharmila says BJP offered her a ticket, Ram Madhav issues denialManipur activist Irom Sharmila alleged on Sunday that the BJP wanted her to contest against Chief Minister Ibobi Singh and had told her that she would need Rs 36 crores to fight the polls.
Feb 06, 2017
Manipur Election 2017: Irom Sharmila to contest against CM Okram Ibobi SinghRights activist Irom Sharmila will contest against Manipur chief minister and Congress candidate Okram Ibobi Singh from Thoubal constituency in the Assembly elections.
Feb 02, 2017
Manipur Election 2017: Here's a quick guide to the state pollsElections in Manipur will be held in two phases — on 4 March and 8 March — with the results being declared on 11 March. Representatives from 60 constituencies will be elected.
Jan 18, 2017
Manipur CM Ibobi Singh is no 'maut ka saudagar', but his 15-year rule saw 1,000 extra-judicial deathsOnce known for the beautiful Loktak lake and the famous Sangai deer, has this blood-soaked history robbed Manipur off its charm?
Jan 05, 2017
Manipur Election 2017: Can an ambiguous BJP deny Okram Ibobi Singh a fourth term?The upcoming election in Manipur is expected to be bipolar with both the BJP and the Congres turning the economic blockade into a mere political milch cow.
Jan 03, 2017
AFSPA extended in Nagaland for another six monthsThe controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) has been extended for another six months in Nagaland, an official said on Tuesday.
Jan 02, 2017
Manipur Assembly Elections 2017: Irom Sharmila to contest polls against CM Okrom IbobiIrom Sharmila, who fasted for 16 years to demand the repeal of AFSPA, formally announced she will take on Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh in assembly polls.
Dec 14, 2016
Kashmir: Mehbooba Mufti asks security forces to refrain from using pellet gunsMehbooba Mufti asked security forces to restrain themselves from using pellet guns and differentiate between stone-pelters/militants and their families, while noting that force was used during the recent unrest.