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NCP Chief Backs Plebiscite Call

IMPHAL, May 14: Former Chief Minister and NCP state unit president Radhabinod Koijam said there is no reason why people of Manipur should not sup-port calls from various section of the society to hold plebiscite as a means to re-solve the Manipur-India conflict. Speaking at the flag hoisting ceremony... 

Shuttling Meghen Around Will Backfire: RB

IMPHAL, Mar 11: Shuffling UNLF Chairman Sana Yaima alias RK Meghen to and fro from NIA Special Court at Guwahati for trial would not be conducive for any political dialogue with the outfit, to resolve the conflict situation being witnessed in Manipur. The rebel leader should be placed in a house or a... 

‘Scope For Improvement’, Manipur Kids’ Math Better: Study

Image Credit: News-Views.in IMPHAL, Feb. 11: The reading and arithmetic ability of Manipur schoolchildren is better than the national average, according to a Annual Status of Education Report, 2010, but there is still considerable scope for improvement. Former chief minister Radhabinod Koijam released... 

Manipur Tops In Opting For Private Schools

Government school at Hongman village, Senapati district. The picture gets clearer. Image Credit: Sangai Photo. IMPHAL, Feb 11 : With 66.1 per cent of the total children between 6 and 14 years going to private schools, Manipur ranks first in the whole country in terms of sending children to private schools. Provisional... 

Educating The Opposition

Image Credit: Bombiel Media Power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely. It can only be the sheer genius of the person, the historian and moralist Lord Acton in this case, that can come up with such a catching phrase, that has withstood the ravages of time and history to remain relevant at... 

Hemochandra Irengbam Elected Speaker Of Manipur Assembly

IMPHAL, Dec 23: Following the withdrawal of nomination papers by MLA Nandakumar Laishram, Hemochandra Irengbam has been unanimously elected to the post of Speaker un-opposed. Deputy Speaker and Speaker in-charge, Lokeshore Th issued a formal declaration in this regard in the State Assembly this morning. Just... 

The Year That Was- 2001

2001 – A chronology of events Jan 2: Petroleum transporters decide to stop transport of petroleum products in protest against the arson of an oil tanker on NH-39 on December 31. KYKL (O) claims responsibility. Jan 3: Man gunned down at Sendra Road at Moirang. Jan 4: Breakaway Manipur Regional Congress... 

Appeasement And Treachery In High Places

In mid-1997, the I.K Gujral government arrived at a Ceasefire Agreement with the Nationalist Socialist Council of Nagalim (Isak-Muivah). It was not a comprehensive ceasefire. It extends only to one- albeit the main – insurgent group. Its territorial spread was limited to Nagaland, although the activities...