Okram ibobi singh

The Manipur blockade choked two major highways—lifelines really—one that runs north-to-south from neighbouring Nagaland through to Imphal valley and beyond; the other west-to-east from Silchar in neighbouring Assam into the valley. Photo: AFP

Manipur’s trial, errors and terrors

3 min read . 09 Feb 2017
After a certain amount of time, there is no correlation to controlling violence with Afspa. Photo: PTI
Prime Minister Narendra Modi had revived the Naga peace process in  mid-2015. Photo: AP

Is the Naga peace deal dead?

3 min read . 29 Dec 2016
Okram Ibobi Singh. Photo: Hindustan Times
Manipur chief minister Okram Ibobi Singh. Photo: HT

Manipur’s line of fire

3 min read . 27 Oct 2016
Manipuri women take out a rally in Imphal demanding the introduction of an Inner Line Permit to stop the inflow of outsiders. Photo: PTI<br />

Manipur’s fires have barely begun

4 min read . 04 Jun 2016