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Reflections On Theater Olympics 2010 In Seoul —Sarang: Humanity and Love—

Seoul Mayor Oh Se-hoon at the "2010 Seoul Theater Olympics". Image Credit: http://english.seoul.go.kr Lessons we may learn from Korea: “Ladies and gentlemen, I have a dream to turn Seoul into a cultural and artistic hub in the world!”The above line is quoted from a statement by the Mayor... 

Reminiscence Of An Old Soldier— 4

H Bhuban Singh Read | Part 1 |Part 2 |Part 3 | 61. At the end of the inspection, the General and his entourage settled down at Officers’ Mess with pre-lunch mugs of beer and gin with lime cordial. Young 2/Lt. Gopal Singh could not resist the temptation to tell his Commanding Officer that his name... 

EDITORIAL: Globalized Politics

Just as the private sector had to undergo major overhauling not only in their approach to the production line but also in other aspects as diverse as customer satisfaction, back up services, ancillary units, in the post liberalization era, politics in the largest democracy in the world too have had to... 

UNC’s Demand Unacceptable: GPRN/NSCN

IMPHAL, Feb 25: The Shepoumaramth Region, GPRN/NSCN has categorically stated that the UNC’s demand for an alternative arrangement for Nagas of Manipur is unacceptable. Maintaining that Nagas in general and ‘Southern Nagas’ in particular would be spared of the confusion and division arising out... 

CM Inspects Works Progress At Capitol Project, April End Deadline Set For Completion

Chiefl Mininister Ibobi inspecting the Capitol Project work. Image Credit: Sangai Photo. IMPHAL, Feb 25: Construction work on Assembly and High Court complexes as part of the larger Capitol Project would be completed by the end of April, Chief Minister O Ibobi Singh, who went to inspect the progress... 

CM Sticks To ‘No 6th Pay’ Stand

IMPHAL, Feb 25: As the State has no resource to meet the demand of COTA and FECTAM, which have been insisting on implementation of Central 6th Pay, now the only option left is to seek the opinion of the people on doubling the amount of taxes imposed by the Government to meet the demand, Chief Minister... 

TC members Elated With Rail Budget For State

Felicitation program of TC MLA elect K Sarat. Image Credit: Sangai Photo. IMPHAL, Feb 25: The timing is perfect and it may not be related at all, but the unprecedented rail Budget earmarked for Manipur by the Union Railways Minister, Mamta Banerjee, just a few days after her party’s (Trinamool... 

Guardians Jump Into The Fray

IMPHAL, Feb 25: All Manipur Students’ Guardians Organization (AMSGO) has said that it will launch different forms of agitation if the State Government fails to bring an amicable solution with the agitating Government teachers within February 28. Speaking at a press conference, AMSGO Working President... 
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Fleeing Villagers Return Home

IMPHAL, Feb 25: Panic villagers who have been taking refuge at Sekmai community hall after fleeing from their homesteads at Sapermeina, Motbung and Kangpokpi following the quit notice allegedly served by KNF (P) have returned to their respective places this afternoon. After providing them morning meal... 

Many Air Voice Of Dissent

IMPHAL, Feb 25: Different sections of the society have raised strong displeasure against the existing system of electricity supply and management during a public hearing organized by the Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission for Manipur and Mizoram at State Guest House today. Notably, the public hearing... 

Literary Award For Borkeinya

IMPHAL, Feb 25: Noted Manipuri writer Moirangthem Borkeinya has been honored with the 3rd State Award for Literature, 2010 for her ‘Yenningtha Nangna Khongdoi Hullakpasida’, a book of poems, during an impressive function held at Kangla Hall here today. The prestigious award has been presented to... 

UNLF cautions general public

IMPHAL, Feb 25: Citing several recent cases of illegal detention and arrest of innocent people by security forces, the proscribed UNLF has cautioned the people of Manipur to be always on guard. In a press release issued by its senior publicity officer Ksh Yoiheiba, the outfit clarified that Potsangbam... 

UKLF Clarifies On Creation Of Kuki State

IMPHAL, Feb 25: The United Kuki Liberation Front (UKLF) has clarified that it does not oppose creation of a Kuki state, conveyed a press release issued by its information and publicity secretary JM Zou. Regarding its demand for setting up of the Kuki (Khulmi) Development Council, the UKLF maintained... 
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