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Culture Shauk21, Jan 2020, 5:16 PM IST
Statehood Day | Rich Culture Of Manipur, Meghalaya And Tripura
On 21 January, 1972, the states of Tripura, Manipur, and Meghalaya became full-fledged states under the North Eastern Region (Re-organisation) Act, 1971. The three states attained Statehood after 24 years of India's Independence. In this episode of Culture 'Shauk' with Sunita Iyer, let's take a look at the rich culture of the three states.
Village Ki Chhori21, Jan 2020, 3:45 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Greets People of Manipur, Meghalaya, and Tripura on Statehood Day
Manipur, Meghalaya, and Tripura are celebrating their statehood day today. These three states completed 48 years on January 21, 2020. Manipur, Meghalaya, and Tripura were granted state status under the North-Eastern Areas (Reorganization) Act, 1971 on 21 January 1972.
India4, Oct 2019, 9:52 AM IST
Manipur residents stage protest opposing Citizenship Amendment Bill
Residents of Manipur staged a protest opposing the Citizenship Amendment Bill with loud ringing of bells, human chains and chanting of slogans.
India25, Aug 2019, 3:13 PM IST
Drug racket busted: Manipur Police seize WY tablets worth Rs 400 crore in Thoubal district
As Manipur Police searched a truck, they found the red-coloured (World is Yours) tablets kept concealed underneath carpets. Police said that these drugs would cost up to Rs 400 crore in the international market
India20, Aug 2019, 11:57 AM IST
Illegal cross-border drug smuggling on the rise in Manipur
According to reports available with PTI, 12,37,993 amphetamine tablets -- that come in unlabelled packets -- were seized by the Narcotics and Affairs of Borders (NAB) personnel and other law enforcers in 2019 so far, up from 12,15,273 tablet seizures in 2018 and 1,80,007 in 2017.
India14, Aug 2019, 12:07 PM IST
Manipur chief minister calls for efforts to identify people aiding illegal entry of Rohingyas
Speaking with reference to the arrest of six Rohingyas, Manipur chief minister N Biren Singh, said “It indicates that many of them are taking shelter in the state and we have to find out the persons who are behind the illegal entry of Rohingyas from different places."
India16, Jun 2019, 2:58 PM IST
India, Myanmar carry out 'Operation Sunrise 2', destroy terror camps along border
Myanmar is one of the strategic neighbours of India and shares a 1,640-km border with a number of north-eastern states, including Nagaland and Manipur. India has been pushing for a deeper coordination between the armies of the two countries while guarding the border.
India1, Jun 2019, 4:25 PM IST
9 Rohingyas arrested in Manipur
Superintendent of Police Vikramjit told PTI that following tip-off police apprehended four Rohingyas including two women from the Tengnoupal check post, for possessing fake Aadhaar cards on May 27
India13, May 2019, 8:33 AM IST
Irom Sharmila gives birth to twin girls on Mother's Day in Bengaluru
Irom Sharmila, known as the ‘Iron Lady’ of Manipur for her 16-year hunger strike, gave birth to twin girls on Mother’s Day (May 12) in Bengaluru
India1, May 2019, 6:26 PM IST
Manipur boat mishap: Naval team airlifted to Imphal to trace 3 missing picnickers
Two boats, carrying a picnic party of 12 people, capsized during a storm in the reservoir of the Mapithel dam in Kamjong district of Manipur on Sunday. Nine of the picnickers were rescued
Security1, May 2019, 6:13 PM IST
Faced with advancing security forces, Naga insurgents flee Manipur camp
Since April 25, tension had gripped the tiny village of Sihai in Manipur’s Ukhrul district as NSCN (IM) had violated the ceasefire by setting up an unauthorised camp there.
India29, Apr 2019, 11:17 AM IST
Tension grips Manipur as Naga insurgent group violates ceasefire
The Chairman, CFMG confirmed that the group had issued instructions for the immediate vacation of the NSCN (IM) camp. Accordingly, Assam Rifles troops contacted the villagers to confirm the vacation of the camp.
Ground Report18, Apr 2019, 7:22 PM IST
Crowd storms into Imphal polling station, damages EVM
Voting was disrupted in Imphal that faced the second phase of Lok Sabha election on Thursday. A mob stormed into polling station 6/10 Kyamgei Muslim Makha Leikai in Manipur's Imphal East district and destroyed the EVMs.
Elections18, Apr 2019, 9:56 AM IST
Voting begins in five seats in Assam and one in Manipur; Sushmita Dev in fray
A total of 61 candidates in six Lok Sabha seats are in the fray and a total of 77,65,122 voters will exercise their franchise to decide the fate of the contesting candidates.