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Houses Gutted

IMPHAL, Jan 18: Properties worth lakhs of rupee have been reportedly loss in a devastating fire that gutted at least ten houses in Senapati district headquarters last night. According to information received by the press, the fire broke out at around 11.40 pm yesterday. At least 10 houses belonging to... 

Songjang Pakang Chief Clarifies On Inter-Village Standoff

IMPHAL, Jan 12: Reacting to a news report published on some sections of State dailies on January 9 regarding a scuffle involving villagers of Songjang Pakang and Thonglang Akutpa, the Chief of Songjang Pakang village has clarified that the allegations made by the Chief of Thonglang Akutpa were wrong. In... 

RTI Fails To Elicit Any Response On IT Road, Money Withdrawn, No Work Done

IT Road, Kangpokpi, Manipur. Image Credit: The Sangai Express. IMPHAL, Jan 9: Whereas the amount sanctioned for development of IT Road from Kangpokpi to Chalwa has been withdrawn without executing any work, there has been no reply from the authority concerned even as an appeal has been submitted under... 

Village Chief Decries Poppy Cultivation, Gunfight

Poppy cultivation site in Thonglang Akutpa village, Senapati district, Manipur. Image Credit: The Sangai Express IMPHAL, Jan 8: In the guise of cultivating potatoes, villagers of Songjang have been found cultivating Poppies in over 3 hectares of land along a hill cliff be-longing to Thonglang Akutpa... 

Tax Haul At Hengbung Post Delights Minister

Mini Secretariat Complex, Senapati undergoing construction. IMPHAL, Dec 27: Stating that collection of goods tax at the temporary Taxation Post in Hengbung of Senapati district has added Rs 3 crores to the State exchequer in a short span of 24 days, Works Minister K Ranjit has expressed confidence that... 

Many More Confirm For North-East Fest

IMPHAL, Dec 27: The forthcoming North East Youth Festival is getting more at-traction after groups like the Soulmate of Shillong, Cleave Manipur, Friends Band and many others gear up to perform in the event at Senapati which kick starts from January 17 evening and concludes on January 19. Another attractive... 

A Ray Of Hope

It is absolutely critical that the first ever Meitei-Naga formal talks be given firm support as it is the only way out of the impasse The Naga-Meitei ethnic divide has been a long drawn out conflict between the two major ethnic communities in the Northeast resulting in bloodshed. It is also responsible... 

Manipur’s Tingkai Village Electrified By Solar-Wind Hybrid Project

Rooftop wind turbine and solar hybrid... Photo: windenergy7.com TINGKAI (Manipur), Dec 22: The authorities have electrified Tingkai village in Manipur’s Senapati District through a solar-wind hybrid project after five years of its resettlement in 2001. The wind-solar hybrid project has been an... 

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... 

Mega North-East Youth Fest Takes One More Step Forward

GUWAHATI, Dec 6: The ‘North East Youth Festival to be held next month at Senapati in Manipur is to promote the rich cultural heritage of the North East communities,’ said Dominic Chawang, convener of the mega event. The event will be sponsored by Youth Initiative Foundation (YIF). Addressing... 

Severing All Ties With State Government Still Top Agenda For UNC, Stops Short Of Lim Demand, No Final Say, But Separate UT Or State Mooted

SENAPATI, Dec 3: Thankfully the demand for a Nagalim, which means carving out huge chunks of territories from the neighboring States, particularly Manipur, and bring all Naga inhabited areas under one administrative unit did not surface in the first tripartite talk held today between leaders of the UNC,...