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Making A Deal For Manipur

Positions have hardened to the point of great imminent violence in the state: there may not be a Manipur as we know it. A file photo of NSCN (I-M) cadres. The greatest bulwark against an NSCN (I-M) assault is the Indian Army, its adjunct force Assam Rifles and paramilitaries like the Central Reserve... 

8th IRB Jawans Lay Down Arms

IMPHAL, Apr 21: Jawans of 8th IRB (Commando Battalion) laid down their weapons and staged a strong protest against the conduct of their Commandant today. In protest against the alleged excesses committed by CO Nongmaikapam Satrajit, the jawans laid down their weapons and stayed away from duty. The anguished... 

Beneath The Calm Lies An Air Of Uneasy Restlessness, Foreboding Land Dispute Sparks Tension At Leimatak Area

Security personnel at the site of the clash yesterday where houses were dismantled. Image Credit: Sangai Photo. IMPHAL, Mar 6: An uneasy calm prevailed at Leimatak area following a dispute over land ownership between neighboring villages. It is said that after the Kuki-Naga clash in the early part of... 

CRPF Men Sustain Escort Duty

IMPHAL, Feb 22: Relent-less vigil by troops and officers of various CRPF battalions along the Imphal- Dimapur section of National Highway 39 has ameliorated hardships of land-locked Manipur to a certain degree. According to a top CRPF officer, the Ministry of Home Affairs as a special case decided to... 

Extortion Scourge Re-assumes Its Nuisance Value

IMPHAL, Nov 17: Following constant harassment from armed UGs who extort from the rice laden trucks stationed inside the campus of FCI godown at Dimapur with no security to protect them, trucks requisitioned by FCI for transportation of rice to Manipur are reportedly not in a position to continue with... 

P Chidambaram, Delhi May Go Fly A Kite

In the first place we should be raising this question, ‘Why the heck do we need security forces to escort goods laden trucks and petroleum product carriers like oil tankers and bullet tankers (LPG) along the two National Highways that is NH-39 and NH-53?’  Maybe Union Home Minister, P... 

AFSPA And Unsolved Massacres In Manipur

HEIRANGOITHONG massacre: March 14, 1984: Thousands were watching a volley ball match at the Heirangoithong Volley Ball Ground in Imphal. Some extremists tried to snatch weapons from the CRPF personnel there which resulted in the CRPF beginning to fire killing five people. The injured extremists soon... 

NH-53: Drivers Face Treacherous Terrain And Cops’ Harassments Reporter’s Lens Capture Hitherto Untold Tale

IMPHAL, Oct 1: After frequent cases of State police force thrashing drivers and levying unauthorized tax on passenger as well as good carriers along National highway-39 have been reported in the media, the same trend is being enacted randomly along the Imphal-Jiribam stretch of NH-53, where vehicular... 

MHA Decides To Pull Out CRPF

IMPHAL, Sep 30: The Ministry of Home Affairs has decided to pull out CRPF troops who have been escorting Imphal-bound oil-tankers and goods carrier trucks till Mao. The MHA sent a written intimation to the Dimapur FCI office informing that CRPF would not be available for escorting trucks and oil-tankers... 

Patriotically Yours, June 18 Signed In Blood For Immortality

Patriotism is said to be the foundation of the territorial boundaries of the land…motherland. Patriotism is also said to be one’s genuine devotion and selfless sacrifice for the land one lives in. And the people who have devotions for the cause of territorial integrity of their “motherland”...