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Economic Blockade Choked Manipur, Athletes Brought Smiles

IMPHAL, Dec 20: Manipur starved for essential commodities due to the two-month long economic blockade by students who relented only after Prime Minister Manmohan Singh stepped in but the state cheered when its athletes brought laurels to the country in the Commonwealth and Asian Games this year. The... 

PLA Raising Day: Outfit Lays All Blame At Delhi’s Door

Greeting the people on the occasion of 32nd raising day of PLA, armed wing of RPF, the president of the proscribed outfit Irengbam Chaoren has categorically stated that all kinds of hardships and difficulties being endured by the people of Manipur today are the by-products of prolonged subjugation by... 

ASEAN Diplomats Get First Hand Account Of Moreh

IMPHAL, Sep 20: The Ambassadors of seven ASEAN countries, who arrived here yesterday, travelled to Moreh by road and conducted a firsthand assessment of the trade activities and infrastructure available at the border towns of Moreh and Tamu. The foreign diplomats, however, had to endure a bumpy journey... 

“IT’S THE ECONOMY, STUPID” – Sixty Six Days Of Misery: Manipur Under Economic Blockade

A single day’s bandh in India causes a loss of Rs. 13,000 crores. Now imagine a bandh that goes on for 66 days! Imagine life under seize, even without a war! Imagine the challenges a community reporter faces while reporting this bandh! ON JULY 5, the opposition parties of India called for a nationwide... 

ASEAN Diplomats To Test The Taste Of Imphal-Moreh Stretch On NH-39

Image via Wikipedia IMPHAL, Sep 16: In line with the purpose of their visit and to get a feel of the real state at the ground level, Ambassadors of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) will be proceeding to Moreh by road. The Ambassadors who are studying the feasibility of opening... 

Economic Blockade: ‘Really Serving Any Purpose?’

Manipur is a geographically disadvantaged State being landlocked and located at one extreme of India. The State is serviced by two main surface arteries National Highway NH-39 and NH-53 from rest of the country. This natural disadvantage of the State is being exploited by vested interests often in clamping... 

Who Said Nagalim Is Utopia?

Bad new makes eminent good news for the Northeast! The oft-repeated whine that the region does not make it to national media headlines was compensated by the media bombardment on 24×7 news channels over the 68-day blockade of Manipur’s lifeline, National Highway 39, by the All Naga Students’...