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Violence erupts at Manipur University between protesting students, unidentified group; police fire tear gas shells
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Violence erupts at Manipur University between protesting students, unidentified group; police fire tear gas shells

Academic activities at Manipur University have been under suspension for over two months as teachers, students and staff members there have been demanding the removal of Vice Chancellor AP Pandey over allegations of administrative negligence and financial irregularities.

Manipur constitutes two committees to monitor entry of 'illegal immigrants' after publication of final Assam NRC draft
India

Manipur constitutes two committees to monitor entry of 'illegal immigrants' after publication of final Assam NRC draft

"In relation with Assam's NRC list, Manipur government is inquiring about the influx of illegal immigrants from Assam and neighbouring states. We have taken measures to prevent entry of illegal immigrants and formed two committees — state level and district level monitoring committees," N Biren Singh said.

Newborn's body found in AirAsia Delhi-Imphal flight; police detain minor believed to have delivered baby in toilet
India

Newborn's body found in AirAsia Delhi-Imphal flight; police detain minor believed to have delivered baby in toilet

The baby was found in the toilet of the AirAsia flight at the Delhi airport with toilet paper stuffed in its mouth.

Normal life in Manipur paralysed due to strike called by university students' union seeking removal of V-C
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Normal life in Manipur paralysed due to strike called by university students' union seeking removal of V-C

Educational institutes, shops, markets and government offices in Manipur were closed and vehicular movement remained suspended.

Manipur University students and teachers begin relay hunger strike, seek removal of V-C Adya Prasad Pandey
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Manipur University students and teachers begin relay hunger strike, seek removal of V-C Adya Prasad Pandey

Since 30 May the Manipur University Students' and Teachers' union are holding sit-in protests and rallies in the campus demanding the removal of the vice chancellor

Unrest in Manipur's Moreh as Myanmar installs border pillar 3 kms inside Indian territory; prohibitory orders imposed
India

Unrest in Manipur's Moreh as Myanmar installs border pillar 3 kms inside Indian territory; prohibitory orders imposed

Prohibitory orders were imposed on Saturday in some areas in Moreh sub-division after unrest over the alleged shifting of an India-Myanmar border pillar well into the Indian territory.

Manipur discovers the transformative power of small banks and micro loans
Business

Manipur discovers the transformative power of small banks and micro loans

Loans are issued only after meticulously screening clients and taking approval from their guarantors.

North East floods toll rises to 23: Karimganj in Assam worst-hit as situation intensifies; water level recedes in Manipur
India

North East floods toll rises to 23: Karimganj in Assam worst-hit as situation intensifies; water level recedes in Manipur

The death toll in the devastating flood in the North East has risen to 23 with six more people losing their lives since Saturday, officials said, adding that the situation worsening in Assam

North East floods toll rises to 17: Over 4.25 lakh people displaced in Assam; 213 relief camps set up in five districts
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North East floods toll rises to 17: Over 4.25 lakh people displaced in Assam; 213 relief camps set up in five districts

Floods in Assam have claimed 5 lives and over 4.25 lakh people have been displaced. Assam State Disaster Management Authority has opened 213 relief camps

Torrential rains lash northeastern states, kill four, leave thousands homelss; flood-hit Tripura seeks Army's help
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Torrential rains lash northeastern states, kill four, leave thousands homelss; flood-hit Tripura seeks Army's help

At least two villagers were swept away by strong river currents in Tripura on Wednesday, while over 14,000 lost their homes as the downpour submerged parts of the state, an official of State Emergency Operation Centre (SEOC) said.

Torrential rains trigger landslides, flash floods in Manipur, Mizoram; IMD predicts downpour for next three days
India

Torrential rains trigger landslides, flash floods in Manipur, Mizoram; IMD predicts downpour for next three days

Meanwhile, in Manipur, the Churachandpur-Henglep road is almost knee deep in slippery mud, making it dangerous to ply any vehicle.

Five people arrested for bomb blast outside BSF camp in Imphal which killed five
India

Five people arrested for bomb blast outside BSF camp in Imphal which killed five

Five persons, including two women, have been arrested in connection with the bomb explosion outside a BSF camp at Koirengei in Imphal East district.

Two BSF jawans killed, two civilians injured in IED blast at army outpost in Imphal
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Two BSF jawans killed, two civilians injured in IED blast at army outpost in Imphal

A Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast in Imphal, Manipur on Wednesday afternoon killed two Border Security Force jawans and injured two civilians

Union minister Harsh Vardhan claims Stephen Hawking said Vedas had concepts superior to Albert Einstein's Theory of Relativity
India

Union minister Harsh Vardhan claims Stephen Hawking said Vedas had concepts superior to Albert Einstein's Theory of Relativity

Harsh Vardhan on Thursday claimed that cosmologist Stephen Hawking, who passed away this week, had said the Vedas have a theory that is superior to Albert Einstein's equation

Manipur University to host the annual session of the Indian Science Congress on 15 March
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Manipur University to host the annual session of the Indian Science Congress on 15 March

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will formally inaugurate the 105th session of the congress on 16 March. Manipur University will host the science congress.

Manipur CM N Biren Singh asks security forces not to harass former rebels, warns of disciplinary action
India

Manipur CM N Biren Singh asks security forces not to harass former rebels, warns of disciplinary action

Manipur chief minister N Biren Singh, who also holds the Home portfolio, on Tuesday said that police and paramilitary forces have been asked "to stop forthwith harassing former insurgents" who have joined the mainstream.

Twin blasts in Manipur's Imphal injure 9 Assam Rifles troopers; CM N Biren Singh condemns attack
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Twin blasts in Manipur's Imphal injure 9 Assam Rifles troopers; CM N Biren Singh condemns attack

At least nine Assam Rifles troopers were injured, two of them critically, on Tuesday when two powerful bombs lobbed by unidentified persons inside their transit camp exploded in Imphal on Tuesday, police said.

Manipur BJP MLA Heikham Dingo escapes assassination bid as bomb rips through boundary wall of his house
Politics

Manipur BJP MLA Heikham Dingo escapes assassination bid as bomb rips through boundary wall of his house

BJP legislator Heikham Dingo escaped unhurt when a bomb ripped through the boundary wall of his house in Imphal, police said. No one in his family was injured either

Centre allocates over Rs 80 crore for plan to launch two mobile air dispensaries in North East
India

Centre allocates over Rs 80 crore for plan to launch two mobile air dispensaries in North East

The central government's plan to launch mobile air dispensary services — helicopters with equipment and doctors — for medical emergencies in remote and hilly areas of the North East region may be a reality soon

I-League 2017-18: Khalid Jamil's East Bengal look to consolidate top spot with victory over NEROCA FC
Sports

I-League 2017-18: Khalid Jamil's East Bengal look to consolidate top spot with victory over NEROCA FC

A confident NEROCA FC will look to exploit the home advantage when they lock horns with table-toppers Kingfisher East Bengal in an I-League match in Imphal.