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Oil Exploration: Boon Or Bane For Manipur

Manipur has been known as a ‘golden land.’ True indeed, as oil is today’s gold and deposits have been confirmed in several parts of the region. One might presume oil and natural gas discovery in Manipur could propel strife-torn, conflict-ridden, cash-strapped, places like Manipur to new economic... 

Unleashing Wrath Of The State Government On JCILP And Students After The Ukhrul Debacle

In the morning of September 9, 2014, the first day of Tarpon, when SMS started circulating about the twin ambushes at Manipur State forces by suspected NSCN-IM, receivers read the messages with disbelief. It is another thing that by a twist of fate, the victim turned out to be a Tangkhul (thus adding... 

Outdated Ideas Of Conflict Resolution

The direction of scraping the nine Empowered Groups of Ministers and 21 Groups of Ministers by the Prime Minister’s Office to expedite the process of decision-making and “usher in greater accountability in the system” and subsequent announcement to replace the Planning Commission was considered... 

Failed Dams In Manipur? Any Lessons Learnt

Singda Dam: The Place where the highest mud dam in India is built. (Image Credit: Wikipedia) Two parallel absurd realities fast unfold in Manipur. The efficacy of several commissioned mega dams Khuga dam, the Khoupum dam and the Singda dam and even the 105 MW Loktak project is increasing exposed, as... 

Exposing The Urgency Of Manipur NSCN-IM

Political pundits are of the opinion that the political movement of NSCN-IM (frontal organizations included) has reached its zenith at least in the case of Manipur. Difficulty to manage the outfit’s demands at the constitutional level by India have turned out to be a blessing in disguise as the Union... 

Delhi Agrees To Defer Talk

IMPHAL, May 29 : The Union Home Ministry has agreed to indefinite postponement of the tripartite talk involving the United Naga Council (UNC), the State Government and Government of India scheduled to held tomorrow (May 30) at Senapati. An official source informed that the State Cabinet deliberated on... 

Tripartite Talk: Points Made Clear, Claims UNC, Memo Of Sept 14, 2010 Held As Trump Card

IMPHAL, May 29: Reacting to the demand of the State Government to make the agenda of the tripartite talk clear, the United Naga Council (UNC) has claimed that it has already been made clear that the talk should be on the issue contained in the memorandum dated September 14, 2010 submitted to the Government... 

State Govt Hauled Up Over Slow Pace Of, Planning Commission Raps State Govt

Nambul River In All Its Splendour Decorates Imphal. Image Credit: Sangai Photo. IMPHAL, Feb 16: apart from a Planning Commission survey report concluding that implementation of projects under the Jawaharlal Nehru Urban Renewable Mission in Manipur is far from being satisfactory, the Commission has strongly... 

Sovereignty To Boycott

That no issues can remain static and unchanged over a period of time is a universally accepted observation and the Naga political issue is not an exception. However what makes the Naga issue unique in a sense is the manner in which it has mutated so fast in the last decade or so, particularly, vis-a-vis... 

Alternative Arrangement Not On The Agenda, Asserts N Biren

IMPHAL, Dec 5: After MPP’s strong worded inquisition into the motive and agenda of the tripartite talk held at Senapati on December 3 involving officials of both State and Central Governments and representatives of the UNC, SPF spokesperson N Biren has categorically clarified that the question... 

UNC-Government Meet On December 3

IMPHAL, Nov 18: Representatives of the United Naga Council (UNC) and the State Government will hold a meeting on December 3 at Senapati at the initiative of the Union Home Ministry. An official of the State Home Department informed that the State Government will be represented by SPF Spokesperson N Biren,... 

MSRTC Land In Dimapur: State To Probe Its Status

IMPHAL, Nov 10: A high level official team of Manipur Government led by Transport Minister L Jayantakumar will be deputed to look into the alleged encroachment on the land of MSRTC complex at Dimapur Town Block-III. Works Minister K Ranjit Singh, Tourism Minister TN Haokip, Deputy Chairman of State Planning... 

Made In Manipur

If you fit into the class of one those mean minded, selfish and prone to be jealous of the achievements of the next door neighbor or your colleagues and is willing to walk the extra mile or even commit blue murder, to cast someone in bad light or even make sure that any perfectly or nearly perfectly...