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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.
Nov 05, 2016
Afspa extended in Assam and 20-km belt of Meghalaya by six monthsThe controversial Afspa has been extended by six months in entire Assam and the 20km-wide belt in Meghalaya bordering the state with the Centre declaring that the "disturbed area" status, which has been in force since 1990, will continue.
Oct 25, 2016
Manipur CM Okram Ibobi Singh accused of 'stage managing' Ukhrul incident by Naga bodies: Here's whyManipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh on Monday escaped unhurt when suspected NSCN (Isak-Muivah) militants opened gunfire as he was getting out of his helicopter at the Ukhrul helipad, CID officials said.
Oct 24, 2016
Manipur CM Okram Ibobi Singh fired upon by NSCN (IM) militants, escapes unhurtManipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh escaped unhurt when suspected militants opened gunfire as he was getting out of his helicopter at the Ukhrul helipad, CID officials said on Monday.
Oct 21, 2016
Instead of killing youth who have joined militancy, bring them back: Mehbooba MuftiTry to bring back to their homes the "local boys" who have joined militancy instead of killing them in encounters, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti urged police on Friday amid unrest triggered by the death of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani in a gun-battle with forces in July.
Oct 19, 2016
Irom Sharmila dons a new hat with political front: All you need to know about the iron ladyIrom Chanu Sharmila was just another woman, born in a small village in the hilly state of Manipur, until something changed and she metamorphosed into a symbol of peaceful resistance against the brutalities of nation state.