Manipur handloom authority urges textile ministry to stop production of traditional cloth in UP

India, June 1 -- Manipur's Directorate of Handloom & Textiles has written to the Union Ministry of Textiles, urging it to stop production of an indigenous cloth of the north-eastern state that is purp... Read More

Manipur government to extend lockdown till June 30

India, June 1 -- The Manipur government has decided to extend the lockdown restrictions, which were imposed on March 25 to contain the spread of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) outbreak, till June ... Read More

Manipur Covid-19 tally increases to 71; 11 recovers

India, May 31 -- With four more tested Covid-19 negative, a total of 11 persons have discharged from hospitals in Manipur after recovery, state health official said on Sunday. Earlier, seven persons ... Read More

Manipur Covid-19 tally rises to 59 with four more cases

India, May 29 -- Manipur has registered 4 more Covid -19 positive cases taking the state's total to 59, while two cases discharged after recovery, state health officials said on Friday. Stating that ... Read More

Manipur's Covid-19 tally goes up to 55 with 11 new cases

India, May 28 -- Manipur has reported 11 new coronavirus disease (Covid-19) positive cases in the last 24 hours, as the overall tally in the state rose to 55, health officials said on Thursday. Dr Kh... Read More

With 4 new patients, Covid-19 cases climb to 36 in Manipur

India, May 25 -- With four new positive cases, the total number of Covid-19 cases in the northeastern state of Manipur has increased to 36, while the total number of active cases stands at 32, officia... Read More

Covid-19 update: Dedicated quarantine centres for transgenders in Manipur

India, May 21 -- In a move to accommodate stranded transgenders who have arrived to the state recently, Manipur's social welfare department has opened first-of-its-kind dedicated quarantine centres fo... Read More

Army officer killed in avalanche in Sikkim laid to rest in Manipur

India, May 16 -- The mortal remains of Lieutenant Colonel Robert TA Kuba, who lost his life along with a soldier when his patrol party was hit by an avalanche in North Sikkim on May 14, was laid to re... Read More

Manipur govt notifies hotels, hostel as 'paid quarantine centres'

India, May 16 -- The Manipur government has notified four hotels and a youth hostel in Imphal as "paid quarantine centres" to increase their capacity and number as a rising number of stranded people a... Read More

Manipur reports fourth Covid-19 case amid return of stranded people

India, May 16 -- Manipur reported its fourth case of Covid-19 on Saturday amid the return of local residents who had been stranded in other states. "The fourth positive, confirmed on May 15, is a nur... Read More