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Feb 12, 2019
Section 144 imposed in Imphal ahead of tabling of citizenship bill in RS; prohibitory orders issued after 165 organisations agitateProhibitory orders under Section 144 of CrPC have been imposed in East and West Imphal districts ahead of the tabling of Citizenship (Amendment) Bill
Feb 11, 2019
Citizenship bill protest: Six women injured in Manipur's Imphal following clash with cops; Section 144 imposedSix women sustained injuries when the police fired tear gas shells, smoke bombs in Imphal to disperse protesters demanding withdrawal of the citizenship bill
Feb 07, 2019
Three jawans, civilian injured in attack at Manipur's Imphal Polo ground after hand grenades hurled at Assam Rifles teamThree jawans of Assam Rifles and one civilian were injured in a grenade attack at Imphal Polo ground on Thursday evening
Jan 04, 2019
Narendra Modi in Manipur: PM inaugurates integrated check post among eight key projects, lays foundation stone for four othersPrime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the projects during a public rally in Imphal. These include an integrated check post in Moreh, Dolaithabi Barrage, a food storage godown and a buffer water reservoir
Dec 24, 2018
Biren Singh defends arrest of journalist in Manipur, says cannot tolerate humiliation of 'national heroes' like Narendra ModiThe Manipur chief minister's remarks came in the context of journalist Kishorechandra Wangkhemcha who was arrested under the National Security Act in November for allegedly making derogatory comments against him.
Dec 19, 2018
Manipur journalist sentenced to year in jail for calling CM Biren Singh 'puppet of Centre'; detained under National Security ActA 39-year-old journalist who works for a local TV channel, on 27 November allegedly after he uploaded videos criticising the BJP-led governments in Manipur and the Centre for observing Rani Jhansi's birth anniversary.
Nov 30, 2018
Supreme Court rejects plea of Indian Army men challenging FIRs against security forces in AFSPA areasThe bench had observed that the use of "excessive force" by the armed forces or police was not permissible in 'disturbed areas' under AFSPA.
Nov 02, 2018
Manipur chief minister Biren Singh says AFSPA imposition to be reviewed; army calls Act prerequisite to ensure peaceMajor General VK Mishra, the General Officer Commanding (GOC) of 57 Mountain Division of the Army, which spearheads counter-insurgency operations in Manipur, said the AFSPA is a prerequisite for the Army to operate for maintaining peace in the militancy-affected state.
Oct 16, 2018
Manipur University row: Eight students, six teachers released; chief minister says 'normalcy will be restored' in varsityStudents and teachers of Manipur University were arrestedon 21 September after an FIR was lodged on a complaint by then acting V-C Prof Yugindro Singh.
Sep 24, 2018
Manipur University crisis: Student bodies plan strike from 26 September; MUSU demands release of jailed studentsIn a statement on Sunday, the Manipur University Students' Union lashed out at Singh, whose complaint led to the arrest of 89 students and six teachers of Manipur University during the raids.