KCP-MC Announces More Strictures On Influx

IMPHAL, Mar 4: Intensifying its “Operation Clear-Cut” directed against non-local people, the proscribed KCP-MC has announced a whole set of restrictions and do’s and don’ts with regard to the influx of non-local people into the State. A press release issued by the outfit’s military affairs secretary Lanheiba Meitei said that no land should be sold to non-locals, if already sold the former...

BRIEF NEWS: March 02, 2011

JAC serves ultimatum IMPHAL, Mar 1: JAC of AMGEO and AMTUC has set March 9 as the deadline to translate into action agreements reached between employees’ bodies and the State Government on two earlier occasions, failing which employees will resume/relaunch cease work strike from the next day. In a memorandum addressed to the Chief Minister O Ibobi Singh, the JAC reminded the CM that after a prolonged...

MNF Observes Puya Meithaba Anniversary

The annual Puya Meithaba observance organised by Meetei National Front (MNF), Kangleipak was held today with the Front hosting the 282 anniversary of the event at Citizens' Club, Wangkhei Khunou ground. Image Credit: Sangai Photo. IMPHAL, Jan 27: The annual Puya Meithaba observance organized by Meitei National Front (MNF), Kangleipak was held today with the Front hosting the 282 anniversary of the...

The Kukis And The SoO: The Road Ahead

The historic tripartite SoO (Suspension of Operations) that was signed between the Government of India, State Government (Manipur) and the Kuki revolutionary groups under the umbrella of a common bilateral platform called the UPF (United People’s Front) and the KNO (Kuki National Organization) in New Delhi on 22nd August 2008 under a certain set of ground rules was represented and inked by DS...

Manipur: Timorous Transformations

With 262 insurgency related fatalities, Manipur remains the most violent State in India’s Northeast, as the first half of 2009 draws to an end. Assam, the other major theatre of conflict in the region, with 11 times the population and 3.5 times the land mass, stands at second place, with 224 fatalities. There are tentative trends, however, that suggest some gains for the counter-insurgency grid...