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Amit Shah lauds BJP's work in Manipur, says law and order tremendously improved
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Amit Shah lauds BJP's work in Manipur, says law and order tremendously improved

Shah said for the first time since Independence, those living in the hill areas of Manipur have felt that there is a central government which thinks about their welfare

Ensure full COVID-19 vaccination by increasing pace of inoculation, expanding coverage, says Mansukh Mandaviya
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Ensure full COVID-19 vaccination by increasing pace of inoculation, expanding coverage, says Mansukh Mandaviya

The health minister reviewed the situation in Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Puducherry where the first dose coverage is less than 70 percent

Amit Shah to lay foundation stone for Rani Gaidinliu Tribal Freedom Fighters' Museum today in Manipur
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Amit Shah to lay foundation stone for Rani Gaidinliu Tribal Freedom Fighters' Museum today in Manipur

The project has been sanctioned by the Ministry of Tribal Affairs, at an estimated cost of Rs 15 crore and a part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav week

What prompted militant ambush on security forces in Manipur leaving seven dead
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What prompted militant ambush on security forces in Manipur leaving seven dead

The People's Liberation Army, possibly the best-trained, equipped and second largest among all separatist groups in the region, teamed up with a lesser-known Naga group named Manipur Naga People's Front to execute the latest ambush

Manipur ambush: How Dragon’s shadow over Northeast changes rules of engagement and turns insurgency more ominous
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Manipur ambush: How Dragon’s shadow over Northeast changes rules of engagement and turns insurgency more ominous

Belligerent insurgent groups are coming together in the Northeast to carry out anti-India operations with Chinese characters

A freedom fighter's grandson who led anti-drug campaigns: Who was slain officer Viplav Tripathi
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A freedom fighter's grandson who led anti-drug campaigns: Who was slain officer Viplav Tripathi

Colonel Tripathi had gone to a forward camp along with his family and was returning when his convoy was ambushed on Saturday

'Josh Machine' Col Viplav Tripathi's death an irreparable loss for Assam Rifles, killing of family adds to shock
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'Josh Machine' Col Viplav Tripathi's death an irreparable loss for Assam Rifles, killing of family adds to shock

An army officer who had been working closely with Colonel Tripathi recalled him as a "josh machine", who was capable of performing extremely well under stress, a thorough gentleman and a professional

BJP's Dilip Ghosh asks 'upset' leader Tathagata Roy to leave party
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BJP's Dilip Ghosh asks 'upset' leader Tathagata Roy to leave party

Roy had been critical of the decisions taken by BJP leaders like Kailash Vijayvargiya, Dilip Ghosh, Arvind Menon and Shiv Prakash, blaming them in a series of tweets for the saffron camp's poor show in the March-April assembly polls

'Honours even, which way will wind blow in 2022?': Congress leader P Chidambaram on bypoll results
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'Honours even, which way will wind blow in 2022?': Congress leader P Chidambaram on bypoll results

Results were declared yesterday for three Lok Sabha constituencies and 30 Assembly constituencies across 13 states and one Union Territory, where bypolls were held on 30 October

Chavang Kut 2021: Here's all you need to know about the harvest festival
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Chavang Kut 2021: Here's all you need to know about the harvest festival

The Chavang Kut developed from the week-long harvest festival of Chang (paddy) Kut, with the present state-level Chavang Kut being first celebrated in 1979 in the village of Keithelmanb

Industrialist Anand Mahindra pledges support to Manipur boy who built replica of 'Iron Man' suit from scrap
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Industrialist Anand Mahindra pledges support to Manipur boy who built replica of 'Iron Man' suit from scrap

On 20 September, Mahindra shared a video of a young man, Ningombam Prem, who had created the replica of the Iron Man suit from electronic waste.

Manipur’s unique Hathei chilli and Tamenglong oranges get GI tag
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Manipur’s unique Hathei chilli and Tamenglong oranges get GI tag

The Geographical Indication (GI) sign is used on products with a specific geographical origin, which have special qualities that are attributable to its area of origin

No concern if children contract COVID-19 but are asymptomatic, say experts
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No concern if children contract COVID-19 but are asymptomatic, say experts

The percentage of infected children aged below 10 years in the total active COVID-19 cases has risen since March this year, official sources said.

Nilakanta Sharma hopes Olympic bronze will inspire youngsters of Manipur to take up hockey
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Nilakanta Sharma hopes Olympic bronze will inspire youngsters of Manipur to take up hockey

Nilakanta was a vital cog in India's midfield in Tokyo, where the country ended a 41-year-old Olympic medal drought in hockey with a bronze.

Assembly Polls 2022: BJP makes Dharmendra Pradhan in charge of UP, Pralhad Joshi gets Uttarakhand
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Assembly Polls 2022: BJP makes Dharmendra Pradhan in charge of UP, Pralhad Joshi gets Uttarakhand

Union ministers Hardeep Singh Puri and Meenakshi Lekhi have been named co-incharges for the Punjab polls along with MP Vinod Chavda

Ex-Manipur Congress chief Govindas Konthoujam joins BJP; major boost, tweets N Biren Singh
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Ex-Manipur Congress chief Govindas Konthoujam joins BJP; major boost, tweets N Biren Singh

A six-time consecutively elected MLA from the Bishnupur seat, Konthoujam had quit the Congress a few days ago

Axone actor Lin Laishram says Bollywood's 'narrow vision' results in fewer opportunities for actors from Northeast
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Axone actor Lin Laishram says Bollywood's 'narrow vision' results in fewer opportunities for actors from Northeast

Lin Laishram said while the appreciation for her role in Axone made her happy, it came to her after a struggle of nearly a decade in the industry, which is still learning how to be more inclusive.

Asian Games gold medallist boxer Dingko Singh dies at 42 after long battle with cancer
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Asian Games gold medallist boxer Dingko Singh dies at 42 after long battle with cancer

Dingko Singh endured a long battle with liver cancer and even fought COVID-19 last year.

'I feel the pain of having nowhere to go': A Manipuri trans woman recounts her ongoing lockdown ordeal
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'I feel the pain of having nowhere to go': A Manipuri trans woman recounts her ongoing lockdown ordeal

Siku, a Nupi Manbi (trans woman) from Manipur, found her job and life in Bengaluru suddenly at end with the lockdown. Having returned to Manipur, however, Siku has had an especially difficult journey that is nowhere close to its end.

Assam verdict, NDA rule at Centre hurdles for Congress to regain foothold in North East as four states from region vote within two years
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Assam verdict, NDA rule at Centre hurdles for Congress to regain foothold in North East as four states from region vote within two years

The significance of the region can be understood from the fact that it accounts for 25 Lok Sabha seats, more than half of which come from Assam alone