Nine dead, over 80 injured in Manipur earthquake

Monday’s earthquake in Manipur measuring 6.7 magnitude has left nine dead and over 80 injured. The earthquake hit northeast India, near its borders with Myanmar and Bangladesh but the strong tremors were felt across the region. A girl was killed in a building collapse at Tamenglong distrtict, while another person died at Taobungkhok village in … Read more

Eight killed, one burnt alive, Manipur remains tense

After days of violence and eight people killed, several tribal, women and student organisations in Manipur have now called for a peaceful protest without ‘communalising’ the issue of passage of controversial Bill in the state assembly earlier this week. These organisations have, however, asked the six MLAs from  Churachandpur to resign with immediate effect if … Read more