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State’s Trade Potential Tabled At SASEC Summit At Nepal

IMPHAL, Nov 7: The State’s transport infrastructure and trade potential were tabled at the South Asia Socio Economic Cooperation (SASEC) working committee submit held at Kathmandu, Nepal on November 4. SASEC is a regional economic forum of Bhutan, Bangladesh, Nepal, India, Sri Lanka and Maldives. Transport... 

COTA Intensifies Stir, To Stay Away From Exam Duty

IMPHAL, Feb 11: Intensifying their ongoing agitation being launched under the banner of Council of Teachers’ Association (COTA) over the demand for implementation of 6th Central Pay in toto, teachers from primary to secondary level have decided to stay away from duty in the class X and class XII examination... 

Agitating Teachers Plan Blockade

IMPHAL, Jan 21: Even as the police have taken into custody 14 members of Council of Teachers’ Association (COTA), who were on a fast-onto-death agitation in pursued of their demand for implementation of the Sixth Central Revised Pay Recommendation, the Council has threatened to intensify its movement... 

COTA Ready To Launch Hunger Strike

IMPHAL, Dec 3: In pursuit of their demand for implementation of the 6th Central Revised Pay in toto, the Council of Teachers’ Association (COTA) has decided to launch a relay hunger strike from tomorrow. Speaking to media persons at Modhu Girls’ High School, Keishampat today, COTA member... 

The Conspiracy Of Silence

Irom Sharmila Chanu will be completing ten years of her continuous fast, an exceptionally courageous feat in our country and the world, on November 4, 2010, that is, precisely a month from now. We are thus publishing the following article on Gandhi Jayanti as Sharmila is silently upholding the legacy... 

Women Bring Out Rally In Support Of Rights Activist Sharmila Chanu In Orissa

Image via Wikipedia BHUBANESWAR, Nov 3: A women’s group in Bhubaneswar staged a protest in support of Manipur civil rights activist Sharmila Chanu, who completed ten years of fasting over a demand to repeal the controversial and draconian Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA). Shouting...