Updated : 1 month, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 29 (ANI): Manipur is known for contributing a great deal to the handloom and handicrafts industry with its distinct cultural aesthetics and traditional fabrics. Realising the rise and potential of the local weavers in the region, a quinquagenarian -- Magha Yambem
Updated : 2 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Nov 2, (ANI): Manipur has many festivals, which showcase the rich cultural and social values of its people. Among many such beautiful festivities, Ningol Chakouba is considered the most important one, which was celebrated with great fervour here on Saturday.
Updated : 6 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 22 (ANI): The Manipuri girl, who went missing from her house in Imphal earlier this month, has been rescued from a hotel in Delhi's Paharganj area, police said on Monday.
Updated : 6 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Imphal (Manipur) [India], July 7 (ANI): Manipur's handloom industry will not flourish until the assured government benefits reach genuine weavers, said Laishram Sidharani, who left her profession as a lawyer to promote the handloom industry in the state.
Updated : 7 months, 1 week ago IST
Imphal (Manipur) [India] June 13 (ANI): An engineer from Manipur was awarded USD 5000 by Facebook for detecting a WhatsApp bug that violated the privacy of the users.
Updated : 9 months ago IST
Mainpuri (Uttar Pradesh) [India] Apr 20 (ANI): The parliamentary constituency of Manipuri in Uttar Pradesh is considered to be a VVIP seat, for being the stronghold of Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav and his family for decades.
Updated : 9 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Imphal (Manipur) [India], Apr 10 (ANI): Journalist Kishorechandra Wangkhem was released on Wednesday from Shajiwa Central Jail after being detained for criticizing the state government and making derogatory remarks against Chief Minister N Biren Singh in a social media post.
Updated : 11 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Imphal (Manipur), [India], Feb 03 (ANI): Celebrated filmmaker and music composer Aribam Syam Sharma, who was honoured with Padma Shri in 2006, on Sunday, returned his award in protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill.
Imphal (Manipur), [India], Feb 03 (ANI): Celebrated Manipur filmmaker and music composer Aribam Syam Sharma announced on Sunday that he would return his 2006 Padma Shri to protest the Citizenship Amendment Bill.
Updated : 1 year, 1 month ago IST
Imphal (Manipur) [India], Nov 29 (ANI): Thailand's Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn was accorded a warm welcome by Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh on her maiden visit to the state on Wednesday. She also witnessed the annual Manipuri Sangai Festival 2018 here.
Updated : 1 year, 2 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 26 (ANI): Considered as a doyen of Manipuri, Rajkumar Singhajit Singh has been selected for the Tagore Award for Cultural Harmony for the year 2014.
Updated : 1 year, 4 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Sep 8 (ANI): In a major breakthrough, the Delhi Police Special Cell on Saturday arrested a member of the banned terrorist organisation of Manipur Kangleipak Communist Party-Peoples War Group (KCP-PWG).