In Manipur, Congress is a favourite but the BJP is the only challenger – Economic Times


Economic Times
In Manipur, Congress is a favourite but the BJP is the only challenger
Economic Times
As for talks with the insurgents, commitment to the protection of territorial integrity of the state and fighting against any possible threat to it — mainly from the UNC and NSCN (IM)’s demand for cessation of Naga-inhabited areas of Manipur as part
Peeved supporters target BJP officeThe Sangai Express
No official list yetE-Pao.net

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Peeping through a scribe’s murder

Nava Thakuria Killing of media persons in the Indian subcontinent is no unusual happening as it annually losses around ten journalists to assailants. India, Pakistan and Afghanistan often lead the list of victims with additional inputs from Bangladesh and Myanmar, where Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Tibet (under China) and Nepal normally maintain their no-journo killing […]

Interesting first list of the BJP. No podium finish for second best

The much awaited list is out, albeit the first list of 32 candidates. Certainly there will be heart breaks and joyous celebrations, heart breaks for those who have not been included in the finalised list of the 32 candidates and similarly joy and celebration for those who have made it to the list. A clear […]

UNLF militant, arms smugglers held in Manipur – The Hindu


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UNLF militant, arms smugglers held in Manipur
The Hindu
Two women arms smugglers and an illegal manufacturer of weapons were arrested and a six 9—mm pistols, five magazines and a live round seized by a combined team of Assam Rifles and Manipur police. The smugglers Esther Haokip (22) and Chongboi …
Three persons arrested with arms in ManipurNagaland Post

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Manipur: BJP spokesperson’s son jailed for five years on murder charge – The Indian Express


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Manipur: BJP spokesperson’s son jailed for five years on murder charge
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Manipur: BJP spokesperson’s son jailed for five years on murder charge. Ajay and his family have also been asked to pay a fine of Rs. 10 lakhs as compensation to the victim’s family. By: ANI | Imphal | Published:January 21, 2017 12:34 pm. The District
Manipur BJP Spokesperson’s Son gets 5-Years JailNorthEast Today
Manipur: BJP leader’s son sentenced to prison for homicidethenortheasttoday.com
Ex Minister’s son convicted 5 years rigorous imprisonment on Rozer murder caseE-Pao.net

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Modi greets Tripura, Manipur and Meghalaya on Statehood day – The Hindu


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Modi greets Tripura, Manipur and Meghalaya on Statehood day
The Hindu
New Delhi Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday greeted the three northeastern states of Tripura, Manipur and Meghalaya on their statehood day. In a series of tweets Mr. Modi said: “Statehood Day greetings to the people of Meghalaya. My best wishes …
PM Modi wishes joy and prosperity for Manipur, Tripura and Meghalaya on 45th Statehood DayBusiness Standard
Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wishes Northeast on their Statehood DayFinancial Express
PM Modi greets Northeasterns on ‘statehood day’Press Trust of India

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PM Modi wishes joy and prosperity for Manipur, Tripura and Meghalaya on 45th Statehood Day – Business Standard


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PM Modi wishes joy and prosperity for Manipur, Tripura and Meghalaya on 45th Statehood Day
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I hope Manipur will remain blessed with joy and prosperity”, Modi tweeted. “On their Statehood Day, I convey my best wishes to the people of Tripura and pray for the states all-round growth”, he said in another tweet. “Statehood Day greetings to the
PM Modi greets Northeasterns on ‘statehood day’Press Trust of India

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PM wishes people of Manipur on Statehood Day. – Narendra Modi (press release) (blog)


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PM wishes people of Manipur on Statehood Day.
Narendra Modi (press release) (blog)
PM wishes people of Manipur on Statehood Day. The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has wished the people of Manipur on their Statehood Day. “Greetings to the people of Manipur on their Statehood Day. I hope Manipur will remain blessed with joy and …

Creation of districts – a big step towards disintegration of Manipur – The Sangai Express

Creation of districts – a big step towards disintegration of Manipur
The Sangai Express
Manipur is like tiny India with varied communities, colorful traditions and diverse tastes. Though there were tensions from time to time, the state had managed to hammer out solutions and so continue to exist as a harmonious colorful state. There had

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Berlinale call for Manipur film – Times of India


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Berlinale call for Manipur film
Times of India
GUWAHATI: Manipuri filmmaker Haobam Paban Kumar’s debut feature film ‘Loktak Lairembee’ (‘Lady of the Lake’) has been selected for the Forum section of the 67th Berlin International Film Festival. This is the second Manipuri film to be selected for a
Manipur film to be screened at Berlin film festE-Pao.net

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Ticket allotment issues likely to turn state BJP office into war field

Imphal, Jan 20: As opined by various political expert, BJP Manipur Pradesh office here in Imphal is likely to become a war field with aspirant candidates which had been denied party ticket now revolt. Officially, no announcement of candidate has been made at the time of filing this report, but report published on various newspapers […]