Biren Singh

Situation in Imphal valley tense, mob attacks CM Biren's ancestral residence, curfew relaxed

Security forces, however, foiled the attempt after firing several rounds of tear gas shells.

published on : 29th September 2023

Breaking curfew, mob tries to attack Manipur CM's ancestral house; security forces foil attempt

The incident occurred amid violent protests by students over the death of two youths in Manipur rocked the state capital on Tuesday and Wednesday.

published on : 28th September 2023

'Incompetent CM': Kharge demands Biren's sacking, hits out at PM Modi over Manipur violence

The Congress chief's reaction comes after a video showing the dead bodies of two youths in Manipur went viral.

published on : 27th September 2023

Amid relative calm, Manipur govt shifts focus to development

Chief Minister N Biren Singh on Monday inaugurated and laid the foundation stones for projects worth around Rs 196 crore in the Naga-majority hill district of Noney.

published on : 25th September 2023

Mobile internet services in Manipur to be restored, says CM N Biren Singh

The CM also said the government will continue to deal with the influx of "illegal immigrants" and stressed the need for fencing the India-Myanmar border.

published on : 23rd September 2023

SC extends protection of Editors Guild members in two FIRs lodged against them in Manipur

A bench headed by Chief Justice D Y Chandrachud said it will extend the operation of its order passed on September 6 on the plea of the Editors Guild till Friday when it will hear the case.

published on : 11th September 2023

Manipur crisis and the difficulty of representing trauma during a conflict situation

Speedier anticipation of potential trouble could have prevented the violence in Manipur. But the government’s blunders continue, and have grave and ugly consequences.

published on : 7th September 2023

SC agrees to hear Editor Guild's plea seeking protection from coercive action in FIRs lodged in Manipur

The Guild, in a report published on Saturday, had slammed the internet ban in the state as being detrimental to media reportage, criticised what it termed as one-sided reporting by some media outlets

published on : 6th September 2023

 FIR filed against Editors Guild members for 'trying to create more clashes' in Manipur: CM

The Editors Guild recently claimed that the media's reports on the ethnic violence in Manipur were one-sided and accused the state leadership of being partisan.

published on : 4th September 2023

In strife-torn Manipur, Kuki lawmakers agree to disagree with CM Biren, say not spoken since May 3

BJP's Nemcha Kipgen, a state minister from the Kuki-Zo community has also decided to skip the Assembly session slated for August 29.

published on : 26th August 2023

Manipur cabinet sets August 29 as new date for House session

This is purportedly the third time in less than a month that the cabinet has taken a decision for a session of the Assembly.

published on : 22nd August 2023

212 Meiteis who found shelter at a Buddhist monastery in Myanmar return to strife-torn Manipur

These citizens had fled the northeastern state about three months ago after the start of ethnic conflict in Manipur.

published on : 19th August 2023

Manipur violence instigated by outside elements: Chief Minister Biren Singh

Biren Singh appealed to the people of the warring communities to refrain from indulging in violence.

published on : 15th August 2023

In strife-torn Manipur, CM Biren claims 'vested interests', 'foreign plot' behind loss of lives

The Manipur CM made these claims after hoisting the national flag on the occasion of Independence Day.

published on : 15th August 2023

Sparks fly on Day One of the no-trust debate in Parliament

Both the Centre and the state governments have failed to maintain law and order, he charged, and sought to know why it took the PM 80 days to talk about Manipur.

published on : 9th August 2023

Congress' three big questions to PM Modi during no-confidence motion 

Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi questioned the Prime Minister's silence over all the important issues that had happened in the country. 

published on : 8th August 2023

Manipur-Myanmar binary: Blame junta, not its victims

Pinning blame for the majority Meitei vs minority Kuki conflict on “illegal immigrants” is perhaps the easiest way for the BJP-ruled government to shrug off responsibility for 3-month long violence.

published on : 7th August 2023

NDA partner Kuki People’s Alliance withdraws support from Biren Singh govt in Manipur

KPA president Tongmang Haokip informed about the party's decision to snap ties with the BJP-led government in Manipur, where ethnic rioting over the last three months has claimed more than 160 lives.

published on : 6th August 2023

TN CM Stalin writes to Manipur counterpart seeking concurrence to send humanitarian aid 

Stalin had earlier offered to provide training facilities for Manipur sportspersons in Tamil Nadu, in the wake of ethnic violence there.

published on : 1st August 2023

Manipur: Kuki-Zo people demonstrate seeking separate administration

The protesters alleged that Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh has snatched away the fundamental rights of the tribal community.

published on : 28th July 2023
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