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Mar 20, 2017
Chief Minister Biren Singh wins trust vote in Manipur, Y Khemchand elected speakerManipur's new Chief Minister N Biren Singh, heading the state's first Bharatiya Janata Party-led government, on Monday won the floor test in the assembly by voice vote.
Mar 17, 2017
Manipur Elections: The lessons Congress and BJP should learn from the state's political historySince the beginning of the 21st century, up until 2012, the state elections usually have just been a one-party show. But this time there has emerged a strong contender to the incumbent.
Mar 13, 2017
Manipur Election 2017: CM Okram Ibobi fails to prove majority, set to resignManipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh is set to resign after he failed to muster the required numbers to form a Congress government.
Mar 13, 2017
Assembly Election 2017: Not Congress-mukt India, but a Rahul-mukt Congress, could stop party from extinctionThe Congress could have been that alternative, but it isn’t, not the least because it’s a family enterprise which its vice-president Rahul Gandhi runs like an Event Management Company with a bunch of jeans-clad iPad-flaunting chums.
Mar 12, 2017
Manipur Election Results 2017: BJP well placed to form government for first timeThe BJP is within a striking distance of forming a government in Manipur for the first time though it emerged as the second largest party after the Congress, provided it is able to enlist the support of three NDA partners.
Mar 11, 2017
Manipur Election Results 2017: Party-wise vote count reveals close contest between BJP, CongressCongress is running in the pole position with BJP running a close second in the Manipur Assembly polls, as counting of votes progresses.
Mar 10, 2017
Manipur Election Result 2017: Can BJP recreate its Assam success in another North East state?Exit poll predictions for Manipur give an interesting insight on BJP. No matter what is the final outcome, the fact that the BJP has catapulted to the position of a challenger for power as the three exit polls suggest, two making it a close contender and one giving it victory, speaks volume of the party leadership's tenacity to spread its base in the North East.
Mar 03, 2017
Manipur Election 2017: Ethnic conflict in state overshadows India's lowest infant mortality rateThe economic blockade of the Imphal-Dimapur road and the Imphal-Silchar road has overshadowed all other issues this election year in Manipur.
Mar 02, 2017
Manipur Election 2017: BJP's secrecy on Naga framework keeps Meities away, gives Congress fighting chanceThe Hindu Meitei’s in Manipur would have as a rule opted for a Hindu nationalist party like the BJP, but suspicion of the BJPs connections with the Nagas and fear of fragmentation of Manipur is giving Congress a fighting chance
Feb 27, 2017
Manipur Election 2017: 54 crorepatis in fray for first phase, reveals ADR reportA total of 54 crorepati candidates are in the fray for the first phase of Manipur Assembly elections to be held on 4 March, while 8 have declared criminal cases against themselves, as per a latest report.