Rush Hour podcast: Manipur mob tries to storm chief minister’s home

In today’s edition, two Indian men have sought political asylum in Pakistan citing “religious persecution in India”, Social media website X withholds the account of hepatologist The Liver Doc, and mob of over 500 people storms ancestral home of Chief Minister N Biren Singh amid furore over the killing of two Meitei students by suspected Kuki militants.

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  1. Manipur: Mob tries to storm Chief Minister N Biren Singh’s ancestral home

  2. In a first, security forces rain pellets on protesters in Imphal

  3. Two Indian men in Pakistan to seek asylum from ‘religious persecution’, reports ‘Dawn’

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Rush Hour is a daily news podcast curating the most important, and not necessarily the most talked about, stories of the day. The essential facts of the story, the immediate context, the relevance. No dross.