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In Manipur's Moreh town, surging number of refugees from Myanmar poses humanitarian crisis
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In Manipur's Moreh town, surging number of refugees from Myanmar poses humanitarian crisis

Although the state government has issued directives against the setting up refugee camps, local communities are clandestinely providing shelter to refugees

In Manipur's cabinet reshuffle following political crisis, NPP's Joykumar Singh regains three previously-held portfolios
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In Manipur's cabinet reshuffle following political crisis, NPP's Joykumar Singh regains three previously-held portfolios

With the return of the four NPP ministers, the BJP-led coalition in Manipur has maintained the same set of ministers. The exercise dashed the hopes of some BJP legislators and Congress defectors of becoming ministers.

Manipur extends lockdown till 15 July, inter-district bus services to continue; state coronavirus cases rise to 1,092
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Manipur extends lockdown till 15 July, inter-district bus services to continue; state coronavirus cases rise to 1,092

The testing capacity in Manipur has increased to nearly 2,600 tests per day, CM N Biren Singh said adding that there is no case of community transmission of COVID-19 in the state.

Manipur political crisis: Four NPP ministers to withdraw resignations, support N Biren Singh govt, says Conrad Sangma
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Manipur political crisis: Four NPP ministers to withdraw resignations, support N Biren Singh govt, says Conrad Sangma

'Four National People's Party (NPP) ministers who resigned from Manipur Government will withdraw their resignations,' Conrad Sangma said.

BJP, NPP continue negotiations to resolve Manipur crisis; Conrad Sangma, Himanta Biswa Sarma visit Imphal
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BJP, NPP continue negotiations to resolve Manipur crisis; Conrad Sangma, Himanta Biswa Sarma visit Imphal

Earlier, three BJP MLAs resigned and joined Congress while four NPP MLAs, an independent MLA and a Trinamool Congress (TMC) MLA withdrew support to the N Biren Singh-led government.

Crisis in Manipur govt will be resolved in next two to three days, says Himanta Biswa Sarma
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Crisis in Manipur govt will be resolved in next two to three days, says Himanta Biswa Sarma

The Manipur government led by N Biren Singh plunged into crisis after nine members of the BJP-led coalition, including four ministers of the National People's Party, resigned on 17 June.

Confident Congress stakes claim to form new Manipur govt under ex-CM Okram Ibobi Singh, but BJP readies for fight
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Confident Congress stakes claim to form new Manipur govt under ex-CM Okram Ibobi Singh, but BJP readies for fight

The Manipur Congress is set to make a comeback under former chief minister Okram Ibobi Singh.

Congress stakes claim to form govt in Manipur; ex-CM Okram Ibobi Singh seeks special Assembly session to prove majority
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Congress stakes claim to form govt in Manipur; ex-CM Okram Ibobi Singh seeks special Assembly session to prove majority

Manipur Congress Legislative Party leader (CLP) Okram Ibobi Singh has written to the Governor, requesting to call a special Assembly session

Manipur political turmoil: Deputy CM, five other legislators withdraw support to N Biren Singh-led BJP govt; three MLAs from saffron party join Congress
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Manipur political turmoil: Deputy CM, five other legislators withdraw support to N Biren Singh-led BJP govt; three MLAs from saffron party join Congress

Three BJP MLAs in Manipur resigned from the party while six legislators including deputy chief minister Y JoyKumar Singh withdrew their support from the N Biren Singh-led NDA government, putting the state government on a sticky wicket, reports said

Manipur extends lockdown till 30 June as cases rise to 71; state increases number of testing labs, to get dedicated COVID-19 hospital soon
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Manipur extends lockdown till 30 June as cases rise to 71; state increases number of testing labs, to get dedicated COVID-19 hospital soon

Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh announced on Sunday extension of the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown till 30 June

Lessons from Manipur: How community workers aided the state's vulnerable groups during coronavirus crisis
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Lessons from Manipur: How community workers aided the state's vulnerable groups during coronavirus crisis

Although the coronavirus crisis has posed varied challenges for different communities, Manipur certainly offers significant takeaways that could be useful in the achievement of long term development goals.

I-League 2019-20: Manipur CM N Biren Singh expresses pride over big turnout in maiden Imphal derby
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I-League 2019-20: Manipur CM N Biren Singh expresses pride over big turnout in maiden Imphal derby

Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh on Thursday said he was privileged to host the first ever I-League Imphal Derby between NEROCA FC and TRAU FC, which was watched by nearly 24,000 spectators.

Biren Singh says Manipur Police to launch mass drive against sale of illegal liquor
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Biren Singh says Manipur Police to launch mass drive against sale of illegal liquor

Manipur chief minister N Biren Singh has said that police will launch a massive drive against illegal sale of liquor and unlawful production of spurious liquor in the state

Manipur cabinet passes resolution favoring NRC; N Biren Singh says state will approach Centre
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Manipur cabinet passes resolution favoring NRC; N Biren Singh says state will approach Centre

Manipur chief minister N Biren Singh on Monday said the state government is in favour of implementation of NRC and will approach the Centre for it in line with the one in Assam.

Manipur declares Saturdays 'No School Bag Day' for students upto Class 8; move aimed at imparting extracurricular skills
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Manipur declares Saturdays 'No School Bag Day' for students upto Class 8; move aimed at imparting extracurricular skills

The decision was taken after considering the long term physical and mental effects of carrying heavy school bags every day by young students

Manipur declares drought-like situation after crop failures in over 70 blocks due to scant rain; seeks relief from Centre
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Manipur declares drought-like situation after crop failures in over 70 blocks due to scant rain; seeks relief from Centre

'Rain deficit this year has affected crops in over 70 blocks of the state', the statement said

N Biren Singh concerned about presence of Rohingya in Manipur, urges locals to identify those responsible for their entry
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N Biren Singh concerned about presence of Rohingya in Manipur, urges locals to identify those responsible for their entry

Expressing concern over the presence of Rohingyas in Manipur, Chief Minister N Biren Singh has said efforts should be made to identify the people who are facilitating their entry and providing them shelter in the state.

Is Manipur going the Kashmir way? As dissent against Biren Singh grows, BJP may resort to President's Rule
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Is Manipur going the Kashmir way? As dissent against Biren Singh grows, BJP may resort to President's Rule

The in-fighting within BJP in the saffron party-led Manipur government has finally reached its zenith.

Resolution of Manipur financial crisis unlikely soon as internal power tussle puts Biren Singh at risk of losing CM post
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Resolution of Manipur financial crisis unlikely soon as internal power tussle puts Biren Singh at risk of losing CM post

The power tussle in Manipur has taken a turn for the worse, with Chief Minister N Biren Singh on Thursday taking over key departments.

Regionalism is passé, says Manipur CM N Biren Singh, claims Modi govt will address concerns of North East in next citizenship bill
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Regionalism is passé, says Manipur CM N Biren Singh, claims Modi govt will address concerns of North East in next citizenship bill

In the backdrop of an unprecedented unified protest all over the northeastern states over the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB) in the last few months, Manipur chief minister N Biren Singh has categorically ruled out any chance of a united regional political formation in the region