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Ibobi Snubs Boycott Call, Blends Politics With Oranges

TAMENGLONG, Dec 12: A large number of people turned out today to participate in the Orange Festival in Tamenglong district headquarters inspite of the bandh called by the Naga Youth Front. The Chief Minister, members of the Council of Ministers and MLAs also participated in the festival without any impediment... 

Rally, Public Meeting Mark Nupi Lan Anniversary

IMPHAL, Dec 12: Along with a mass rally, the 71st anniversary of the Nupi Lan was observed today at THAU ground under the aegis of the Nupi Lan Observation Committee. A mass rally participated by a large number of people started from THAU ground and wound up at the starting point. The participants carried... 

Nupigi Numit Held Across NE Region

IMPHAL, Dec 12: As observed since 1973, the Nupi Lan anniversary was observed today at different places of Manipur and at Hojai, Assam as Nupigi Numit (Women’s Day). The main function was held at Lamyanba Shanglen, Palace Compound under the joint aegis of the All Manipur Women Reformation and Development... 

UNC Explains ‘˜Alternative Arrangements’

IMPHAL, Dec 12: Explaining its stand and what it meant by ‘alternative administrative arrangement of the Nagas’, the United Naga Council today has asserted that there is nothing anti-State or anti-Nation in their demand. Stating that this is their core demand and as such was put forward... 

Number Of Vehicles Inching Towards The 2 Lakh Figure

IMPHAL, Dec 12: In a tiny State like Manipur where the population is being estimated at about 25 lakhs, the number of motor vehicles so far registered at the Transport Department is nearly touching the two lakhs point. According to a Transport Department source, number of vehicle registered till date... 

NYF Dubs Orange Fest A Military Show

Tamenglong District, Manipur IMPHAL, Dec 12: The Naga Youth Front (NYF) that has imposed the 48-hour bandh in Tamenglong district since December 10 midnight, has termed this year’s Orange Festival as a ‘military show’. The Naga Youth Front imposed the bandh to boycott the participation... 

India Facing Lots Of Human Rights Challenges: US

WASHINGTON, Dec 11: An important ally of the US, India has a lot of human rights challenges, a US official on Saturday said, adding they raise it with their Indian counterparts whenever they have any human rights concerns. “It’s the largest democracy in the world. It’s also a big country... 

CM Hints At AFSPA Status Quo In State

IMPHAL, Dec 11: Chief Minister O Ibobi Singh has categorically stated that as of now there is no definite stand of the Government on removal of Armed Forces Special Powers Act, 1958 from entire Manipur although the Act has been withdrawn from seven Assembly segments on trial basis. Addressing a political... 

Micro-Insurance Policy Launched

UKHRUL, Dec 11: In a significant development, Micro-Insurance Policy for the job card holders under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS) has been launched in Ukhrul district with job card holders of LM TD block becoming the first to get insure under the policy. SDO Ukhrul...