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Made In Manipur, Serving In Other Places

Speak of territorial integrity of Sanaleipak, every thinking soul will be ready to preserve, promote and belong to this beautiful 22,327 sq.km piece of land. The wonderful climate with varied colorful customs and culture add to the glory of Manipur which is second to none. We not only lead in drugs,... 

Govt Sets Aside Alternative Arrangement Agenda, Naga Body Unhappy

Chief Secretary DS Poonia asnwering queries from the media and a UNC leader meeting the media. Image Credit: Sangai Photo IMPHAL, Jun 30: The demand of the United Naga Council (UNC) for an alternative administrative arrangement for the Nagas living in Manipur has received a severe blow with both the... 

Tehelka Exposé Comes True: Assam Rifles Stages ‘Surrender’

Top police officials call the Tehelka report baseless, but local journalists are convinced of its authenticity GUWAHATI, Jun 14: The Tehelka exposé on the fake surrender of militants in Manipur has come true. On Tuesday, 41 cadres of the People’s United Liberation Front (PULF), including its three... 

Assam Rifles To Parade Poor Youth In Fake Surrendering Drama

The youth will be made to surrender in front of CM O Ibobi Singh, while arms have come from Kuki militants Umar Farooq. Image Credit: Tehelka Around 45 youth from Thoubal, the home constituency of Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh, will surrender before him on Tuesday, 14 June, creating a stir... 

Manipur’s New Party May Root For Greater Nagaland

Launch party: The event that shook Manipur. Image Credit: UB Photos EMOTIONS ARE running high and rhetoric is thick in the air in state capitals Kohima and Imphal over a new development — the launching of the Manipur state unit of the party that rules Nagaland — Naga People’s Front (NPF). Nagaland... 

CM Throws Down Poll Gauntlet Before UGs

IMPHAL, May 31: While reiterating that devolution of power to the Autonomous District Councils (ADCs) would be effected very soon, Chief Minister O Ibobi Singh has asked underground outfits to test their credibility and test people’s acceptance by contesting elections. Speaking as the chief guest at... 

Response To Ethnic Politics: Beyond The Knee Jerk Reactions

Knee jerk response! That is what sums up the Cabinet decision to disallow the meeting of the NPF at Senapati twice in a short span of 48 hours with full support from other political parties. The implications of that will go in history as one classic example of how governance and political culture in... 

EDITORIAL: ‘No Entry’ Growl To ‘Personal Request’ Squeak! Quixotic Decisions

It was definitely a bucket of cold water after a hot shower and it is hard to say which side was left more bemused-those rolling out the red carpet at Senapati district headquarters or those who had imposed a dawn to dusk general strike in Imphal. Word smiths we are, but the temptation to flip through... 

Rio Keeps Tryst With Senapati Date, Ibobi Falls Back On ‘Personal Request’ Alibi, May 30 Talk Under A Cloud

Rio reaches out to the gathering which comprised of important leaders of the Naga community. Image Credit: Sangai Photo IMPHAL, May 28: With Nagaland Chief Minister Nephiu Rio personally re-questing Chief Minister of Manipur O Ibobi Singh, the former has been allowed to visit Senapati and launch the... 

Govt Cracks Whip Against UG Statements

IMPHAL, May 28: The State Government has directed the print as well as electronic media in Manipur to refrain from publishing articles/news/reports/photographs which support or tend to support the unlawful activities of various organizations which are against the provisions of the Constitution of India,... 

BRIEF NEWS: May 24, 2011

Meeting held IMPHAL, May 23: A meeting of the High Powered Committee constituted under the Manipur Public Servant Personnel Liability Act with Chief Secretary as the chairman today has discussed issues related to appointment in Board of Secondary Education, Manipur and DRDAs without the approval of the... 

Foreseeing The Toll Of 6th Pay… CM Writes To Delhi To Bail Out State

IMPHAL, May 21: To tide over the financial difficulties expected to be suffered by the State Government following implementation of Central 6th Pay recommendations to its employees, Chief Minister O Ibobi Singh has written to the Union Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee to release Rs 300 crores. According... 

CM Holds Fort From Fuel Price To Parking Lots, Traffic Snarls Linked To Rise In Vehicles

Traffic snarl in Imphal which has become a routine affair. Image Credit: Sangai Photo IMPHAL, May 16: Attributing the problem of traffic congestion in Khwairamband Bazar area to the unprecedented increase in the number of vehicles in Manipur, Chief Minister O Ibobi Singh has explained that hike in the...