Manipur University News
Manipur University row: Eight students, six teachers released; chief minister says 'normalcy will be restored' in varsity
Students 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.
Manipur University violence: High court suspends pro-V-C, registrar in charge; 17 students detained after clashes with police
The clashes on Wednesday came amid a mass casual leave by nearly all the professors in the varsity to protest against the delay in the unconditional release and withdrawal of FIR lodged against the professors, students and staff.
Manipur University bandh: CM N Biren Singh urges varsity students to withdraw 48-hr shutdown call, says govt ready to hold talks
Manipur chief minister N Biren Singh appealed to several student organisations to withdraw their call for a 48-hour state-wide bandh beginning from Wednesday midnight, demanding release of the arrested teachers and students of the Manipur University.
Manipur University meltdown shows no signs of mellowing, six student bodies declare 48-hour strike from tomorrow
Y Yugindro Singh, the pro-vice-chancellor on whose complaint the police action took place resulting in the arrest of 89 students and six teachers has suspended the arrested professors.
Manipur University crisis: Student bodies plan strike from 26 September; MUSU demands release of jailed students
In 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.
Manipur University row: Varsity's suspended V-C was facing protests over financial irregularities, favouritism
Around half an hour post-midnight on Thursday, hundreds of policemen barged into the Manipur University hostels.
K Yugindro Singh takes over as acting V-C of Manipur University; faculty members absent during appointment
Hours after the police arrested 89 students and six professors from the Manipur University campus in Imphal, K Yugindro Singh took over as the acting Vice-Chancellor.
Manipur University row: Chaos returns to the central university after arrest of six professors and 89 students
Just as things were returning to normal in the Manipur University, police crackdown on agitators put the university back on reverse gear.
Manipur University news updates: BHU council mulls suspending AP Pandey from university over MU raid controversy
Manipur University news LIVE updates: According to the highly placed sources in the Banaras Hindu University (BHU), the executive council is now contemplating suspending AP Pandey from the university. The decision is being taken in view of controversies surrounding Pandey.
Politics, militancy, cops, reservation: Meltdown at Manipur University was at tipping point, V-C AP Pandey only triggered it
It is said a university is not a political party, and education is not an indoctrination. But the happenings at hallowed grounds of Manipur Central University, leading to a more than 85-day-long strike, is underscoring something quite the contrary.
Manipur University row: Police detain 89 students, six professors in midnight raids; V-C AP Pandey under fire for appointing deputy
90 students of Manipur University were arrested from the hostels and many were injured during the incident. Five faculty members have also been taken into custody following massive tear gas and mock bomb attacks and the university is under sieze of Armed Forces and Police Commandos.
Manipur varsity row: Former chief minister Okram Ibobi Singh slams V-C AP Pandey's order to ban two associations
Taking a dig at Manipur University Vice-Chancellor AP Pandey, who ordered a ban on two associations at the institute, former Manipur chief minister OIbobi Singh sought to know Monday if the HRD ministry was consulted before the issuance of the notification.
Manipur University row: Vice-Chancellor AP Pandey orders ban on two varsity protesting bodies
There was an 85-day-long agitation at Manipur University, during which MUTA and MUSA demanded Vice-Chancellor AP Pandey's removal over administrative and financial irregularities.
85-day long Manipur University agitation called off in interest of pupils, says students' union president
The agitation at Manipur University was called off in the interest of students and particularly after the HRD ministry agreed to all the terms included in the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) signed on 16 August, students' union president M Dayaman Singh said.
Manipur University agitation: Protests to be temporarily suspended from tomorrow as stakeholders reach agreement
The students of Manipur university have been demanding the removal of Vice-Chancellor AP Pandey and constitution of an Independent Enquiry Committee to look into the allegations of administrative and financial lapses made by the V-C
Manipur University crisis: Students, staff to launch indefinite hunger strike from Friday; institute hasn't functioned since 30 May
The crisis at the Manipur University has put the entire higher education atmosphere in the state in a fix, since about 90 colleges in Manipur are affiliated to the university.
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 University impasse: Deputy CM appeals to agitators seeking removal of V-C to 'restore normalcy'
Expressing concern over the two-month impasse at Manipur University, Deputy CM Yumnam Joykumar appealed to the protesting students and teachers to cooperate with the HRD Ministry and the state government in 'restoring normalcy' at the institute
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
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.