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AFSPA: When SC Probe Panel Found Six Encounters In Manipur To Be Fake

Dec 09, 2021 Ashutosh Sharma

At present, AFSPA is in force in Nagaland, Assam and parts of Manipur and Arunachal Pradesh in the northeast. Jammu and Kashmir has a similar law called Armed Forces (Jammu & Kashmir) Special Powers Act, 1990.

Manipur Ambush: Assam Rifles CO, Wife, Son Among Seven Killed

Nov 13, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Manipur Ambush: The incident occurred in Churachandpur district close to the Myanmar border. No militant organisation has claimed responsibility for the attack so far.

Manipur CM Says Only Centre Can Solve Border Disputes In Northeast

Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh, in an exclusive interview to Outlook, says that maintaining peace in his state and the entire region is a priority.

Manipur CM: The Killer Instinct Of Manipuri Athletes Makes Them Win

Aug 05, 2021 Bhavna Vij-Aurora

In an exclusive interview with Outlook, Chief Minister N. Biren Singh speaks about the ‘sporting spirit’ of Manipur.

Former Manipur Congress Chief Govindas Konthoujam Joins BJP

Govindas Konthoujam, a six-time MLA, said he was impressed with the Modi government's development work for the region.

27 July, 2021

Mirabai Chanu Gets Emotional Welcome At Home, Manipur Celebrates Weightlifter's Tokyo 2020 Silver


A stringent training regimen after the 2016 Rio Games had limited Chanu's visits to home for the past five years.

24 July, 2021

Linguistic Test And The Question Of Inclusivity In Manipur

T S Haokip

Unlike many other states which have common languages, Manipur has a different story, as Manipuri is only spoken in a few districts, and many in the state are not well versed with the language

23 July, 2021

Manipur HC Orders Release Of Journalist Detained Under NSA For Facebook Post On Cow Dung

Outlook Bureau

Kishorchandra Wangkhem was arrested following a Facebook post, allegedly put up by him in Manipuri language, sardonically stating to the effect that cow dung and cow urine were not the medicine for treating Coronavirus.

19 July, 2021

Manipuri Activist Detained Under NSA Over Facebook Post, Walks Out Of Jail After 2 Months

Dipankar Roy

Activist Erendro Leichombam was arrested for his Facebook posts which stated that cow dung and urine did not cure Covid-19.

19 July, 2021

SC Orders Immediate Release Of Manipuri Activist Detained Under NSA Over Facebook Post

Outlook Web Desk

Erendro Leichombam was detained on May 13 under NSA over a Facebook post in which he said that cow dung or cow urine will not cure Covid-19.

24 May, 2021

Former India Football Star Renedy Singh Assists COVID-Hit Manipur Get Oxygen Cylinders


An emotional Renedy also appealed to everyone to come forward and ensure that the northeastern state does not face the oxygen crunch like the other parts of the country


16 May, 2021

From Rajeev Satav To Rahul Vohra; Here Is A List Of Prominent Personalities Who Died Due To Covid

Outlook Web Bureau

While the number of people who have recuperated from Covid-19 has surged, there are many who succumbed to the infection.

13 May, 2021

Manipur BJP President S Tikendra Singh Dies Of Covid-19

Outlook Web Bureau

BJP President J P Nadda and Union minister Kiren Rijiju have expressed profound grief over death of Manipur party head.

19 April, 2021

Covid-19 Surge: Night Curfew Imposed In Manipur

Outlook Web Bureau

The curfew will be effective from 7 pm to 5 am, officials said.

19 April, 2021

Mt. Koubru: A Mountain Of Contentious Claims

T S Haokip

Is the state government's order of protecting the site, excluding the interests of the local tribal populace in the best interest of the people of Manipur --- both hill and valley?

02 April, 2021

Assam Police Takes 14-Year-Old Rohingya Girl To Border For Deportation, Myanmar Refuses To Accept

Outlook Web Bureau

The Myanmar immigration officials refused to accept the girl stating that the international check-gate at Moreh in Manipur is shut since last year due to the pandemic

13 March, 2021

Take Action Against Myanmar Citizens Entering India: Centre To 4 Northeast States

Outlook Web Bureau

Ever since the military took over Myanmar, as many as 16 people from the coup-crippled nation have entered India through Mizoram, officials said


03 March, 2021

The War Against Drugs, Are We Doing It Right?

T S Haokip

If our intention is to truly fight the drug menace, efforts have to necessarily involve resolving the socio-economic issues the hills of Manipur have so far been entrapped with.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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