Imphal

  • Imphal band's 'A.F.S.P.A why don't you go f**k yourself?', an angry hit on Soundcloud 25-02-2014 04:13 PM

    "Empowered with Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), soldiers have brutalised, raped, and murdered many lives in places like Kashmir and Manipur. Irom Sharmila has completed her 12 years of her protest against the act, but the world is deaf and blind still," read the description of the song 'A.F.S.P.A...
  • Manipur: Assam Rifles personnel killed in insurgents' attack before Modi's rally 08-02-2014 12:58 PM

    Imphal: An Assam Rifles personnel was killed and three others were seriously injured when insurgents ambushed a paramilitary force party at Lambisa in Manipur's Ukhrul district on Saturday. Insurgents exploded a powerful bomb and opened fire at the road opening party of 44th Assam Rifles battalion, killing one personnel and...
  • IED explosion in Imphal ahead of Republic Day celebrations, no casualties 26-01-2014 08:34 AM

    Imphal: On the occasion of Republic Day on Sunday, an IED bomb went off in Imphal near the Deputy Commissioner's office. No casualties have been reported in the incident. The explosion occurred just before the commencement of Republic Day parade. The bomb blast took place even as stringent security measure...
  • One killed, six injured in twin-bomb explosions in Manipur 07-11-2013 11:46 AM

    Imphal: A labourer was killed and six others were injured when suspected militants exploded two bombs in Thoubal district of Manipur, police said on Thursday. The remote-controlled bombs went off at around 11.45 pn on Wednesday night killing Lali Kumar (30), who hailed from Punjab, on the spot. The injured...
  • Two killed, seven injured in bomb blast near Manipur CM's residence 30-10-2013 09:00 AM

    Imphal: Two people were killed and seven injured in a bomb blast near the official residence of Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh on Wednesday. This is the second attack in near the chief minister's residence. On Tuesday, terrorists exploded a powerful bomb in a market area near the CM's...
  • Imphal: Bomb blast kills eight, injures ten others 13-09-2013 11:26 PM

    Imphal:At least eight people were killed and 13 others injured in a powerful bomb blast on Friday in Manipur's Imphal West district, police said. Police said the deceased were construction labourers working for a Kolkata-based firm. All the deceased and injured were rushed to the Regional Institute of Medical Science...
  • Imphal: Bomb blast kills five, injures five others 13-09-2013 08:50 PM

    Imphal: Five persons were killed and as many injured when a powerful bomb exploded at Nagamapal area in Imphal West district of Manipur on Friday evening, police sources said. The bomb was planted in a shop and exploded at around 7.45 pm. All the victims and injured persons are non-Manipuri...
  • Powerful IED blast near Manipur CM's residence, no casualty 14-08-2013 09:05 PM

    Imphal: A powerful bomb exploded close to Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh's official residence here on Wednesday amid high security deployment on the Independence Day eve but no casualty was reported. Rebel groups have given a boycott call again Independence Day celebrations in the state as they had done...
  • Grenade explodes in front of Manipur CM's residence 10-08-2013 09:14 PM

    Imphal: A powerful grenade exploded in front of Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh's residential complex in Imphal West district Saturday evening, but no casualty was reported, police sources said. The police said the grenade might have been exploded by militants who were trying to disturb the forthcoming Independence Day...
  • Militants hurl bomb at an educational institution in Manipur 24-07-2013 02:32 PM

    Imphal: Some unidentified militants hurled a powerful grenade at the premises of an educational institute in the Imphal West district of Manipur which failed to explode, official sources said on wednesday. The militants had lobbed the grenade at the complex of Little Master English School in interior Samurou village at...
  • Snapshot: When Priyanka Chopra met Mary Kom in Imphal 16-07-2013 03:57 PM

    New Delhi: Priyanka Chopra, who will be soon in a biopic, recently visited Imphal to meet boxer Mary Kom. Priyanka, who has already started her training session to fit into the shoes of the ace boxer, visited Kom's hometown Imphal to get first hand information on her life. Priyanka also...
  • Bomb explodes near a police station in Manipur 04-06-2013 11:19 AM

    Imphal: A powerful bomb exploded near a police station in Ukhrul district of Manipur, officials said on Tuesday. The bomb exploded near Ukhrul police station at about 8.30 pm on Monday night, but no one was injured. The bomb might have been planted by militants, they said. Ukhrul, a Naga...
  • Manipur: CM looks to export power even as Imphal gets just 5 hrs electricity per day 03-06-2013 08:24 AM

    Imphal: Right To Information Activist Kumar Satyajit is on a mission. His only focus is to find answers to the acute electricity problems that stares Manipur on the face. Imphal is perhaps the only Indian city that doesn't get electricity for more than five hours a day. At a stretch,...
  • Two Assam Rifles personnel injured in IED explosion 29-04-2013 02:27 PM

    Imphal: Two Assam Rifles personnel were injured when three Improvised Explosive Devices (IED), planted at a roadside by militants, exploded at interior Yairipok area in Imphal East district of Manipur, police said on Monday . The three IEDs exploded simultaneously by using remote-controlled device when personnel of 40th Assam Rifles...
  • Manipur: Strike to resume from midnight 26-12-2012 09:09 PM

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  • Hundreds defy curfew in Manipur 24-12-2012 04:54 PM

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  • Curfew imposed in entire Manipur valley 24-12-2012 01:04 AM

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  • Bomb blast in Manipur, civilian injured 19-12-2012 12:41 PM

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  • Blast in imphal, one killed, one injured 12-11-2012 06:47 PM

    Imphal: One person was killed and another was left injured in a blast in Imphal on Monday. The blast took place along the Imphal airport road. This is the second blast to have taken place along the airport road in the last 15 days. Initial reports said that the bomb...