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A state of extreme eastern India on the border with Myanmar (Burma). Originally a kingdom and later a princely state under British rule, Manipur joined independent India in 1949 and was made a separate state in 1972.


(Placename) a state in NE India: largely densely forested mountains. Capital: Imphal. Pop: 2 388 634 (2001). Area: 22 327 sq km (8621 sq miles)


(ˈmʌn ɪˌpʊər)

a state in NE India between Assam and Burma. 1,837,149; 8620 sq. mi. (22,326 sq. km). Cap.: Imphal.
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Noun1.Manipur - state in northeastern IndiaManipur - state in northeastern India    
Bharat, India, Republic of India - a republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia; second most populous country in the world; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947
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Young Martin, son of the tea-planter at Manipur, had boasted that he would go to war, with a rifle, against the head-hunters.
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Tenders are invited for firms/ companies/ event organizations for conference kits for 105th indian science congress to be held from 16th to 20th march 2018 at manipur university campus, imphal.
National women's polo team have been invited to play at the third Manipur Statehood Day International Polo tournament set for between January 17 and 21 in Imphal, Manipur State, India.
com)-- Manipur Tourism will organize the 3rd Manipur Statehood Day Women's Polo Tournament from January 17-21, 2018 at the Mapal Kangjeibung, Imphal.
Imphal Manipur Police have tightened security to check the possible influx of migrants after a draft of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) published in neighbouring Assam has sparked fears that many may be declared non-Indians.
The complication of the NPF is their allying with the BJP, which is fighting with whatever available means to dethrone the strong Congress Government headed by O Ibobi Singh in Manipur.
8 struck northwest of Imphal, the capital of India's Manipur state, near the Myanmar border.
OVER two months after nine youth in Manipur were shot dead by security forces, tribals from the hill state have been protesting at Jantar Mantar with symbolic coffins.
Summary: A departure from the mundane itineraries, book yourself a ticket to Manipur if an untrodden path is what your heart desires.
The modern world has once again collided with ancient customs in a bizarre drama in India's remote northeastern province of Manipur.
India, March 18 -- The Congress may have lost major States in the last Assembly polls, but Manipur has given the party some relief.