Gorkha community in Manipur calls off protest after govt promised action … – Republica

Gorkha community in Manipur calls off protest after govt promised action …RepublicaILAM, April 21: The Nepali speaking people at north-eastern Indian state of Manipur, who took to street following a rape on a minor girl from their community, have cal… Continue reading

Legal recognition too late, feel Manipur transgenders – The Hindu

The HinduLegal recognition too late, feel Manipur transgendersThe HinduThe recent Supreme Court ruling recognising the transgenders as third sex did not create ripples in Manipur where their population is considerable. There are some loose organisation… Continue reading

Formation of Muslim Community in Manipur during the 17th and 18th Centuries – E-Pao.net

Formation of Muslim Community in Manipur during the 17th and 18th CenturiesE-Pao.netAbstract:- The state, Manipur, extending between latitudes 23° 50' and 25° 4' north and longitudes 93° 2' and 94° 47' east and acquiring an area of … Continue reading

Dr. Khomdon Lisam * – E-Pao.net

E-Pao.netDr. Khomdon Lisam *E-Pao.netOnly few days back, I have written an "Open letter to the Hon'ble Chief Minister " in many English newspapers in Manipur for ensuring use of EVM machines with paper trail so that the EVM machine may no… Continue reading

Inner Manipur poll official suspended – E-Pao.net

Inner Manipur poll official suspendedE-Pao.netThe presiding officer of a polling station in Thoubal assembly segment of the Inner Manipur Lok Sabha constituency was suspended after the booth was found to have polled two votes more than the total number… Continue reading

Call for conference papers

Centre for Manipur Studies, Manipur University and Conflict and Human Rights Studies Network, Manipur would be jointly organising a two days International Roundtable Conference on State in Northeast India and Southeast Asia on June 6 and 7, 2014 at M… Continue reading

RIMS clarifies

The RIMS authority has issued clarification on certain ‘misleading reports’ based on manipulations by some sections Source The Sangai Express Continue reading

Cultural troupes arrive

The 20 member delegation of Shree Shree Govindaji Nat Sankirtan who successfully performed Holi Pala and Pung Cholon in the Shree ‘Mahalaxmi Yagam’ festival organized in connection with the Charak Puja by Shree Bhashyakara Sidhantha Pitam, Vijawada fro… Continue reading

One more house burnt at Jiri

One more house was burnt last night as a fallout of the Jiribam Tamenglong district boundary dispute, according to Zeliangrong organisations Source The Sangai Express Newmai News Network Continue reading

KEDO celebrates 7th B’day

The 7th Foundation Day of Kanglei Economic Development Organization KEDO was celebrated today at Khwairamband Nupi keithel with IK Muivah, DIG Range I W Rajen, Director of DIPR Ngangom Uttam, Executive officer of IMC and E Tomba, Deputy Labour Co… Continue reading

Traditional community fishing held

The annual indigenous Community Fishing of Willong, called Kajoi in a Maram term, was held on April 16 along the Willong Barak river stretch Source The Sangai Express Continue reading

Vehicles vandalised due to communication gap on bandh lift

Due to communication gap, several vehicles got damaged by the bandh supporters along National Highway 2 between Kanglatongbi and Kalapahar section Source Hueiyen News Service Newmai News Network Continue reading

Thoubal bandh

A joint meeting of various bodies today decided to impose 48 hours total bandh in Thoubal district from 6pm of April 21 to protest alleged failure of the authority concerned to book one Md Rahman alias Namba S o Md Samu of Sangai Yumpham Cherapur for a… Continue reading

Now, its Indira’s turn to cry foul in Inner polls

Independent candidate Oinam Indira on Sunday targeted Congress, BJP and CPI, charging three major parties with buying vote and indulging in proxy voting during the Inner Manipur Parliamentary Constituency polls held on April 17 Source Hueiyen News … Continue reading

House torched

The house of Takhellambam Loken, the main accused in the murder case of Athokpam Ranbir was vandalised and set afire by people of Wangkhei Ningthem Pukhri Mapal Makha Leirak Source The Sangai Express Continue reading

Road construction work sets in motion in Chandel

The wait of the people to have a broad, smooth and tarred road from Pallel to Sugnu and up to Chakpikarong seems to be finally over with construction work along the road stretch at Malabang near Modi village in Chandel district commencing from April 1 … Continue reading

Motor mishaps claim three

Two motorcyclists were killed in a road accident that took place along Tidim Road opposite to Keishampat Top Leirak in the night of April 18 Source The Sangai Express Continue reading

Drugs worth crore seized from Mizo Cong leader’s vehicle

Banned drugs Pseudopherine locally known as ‘Khehpuam’ worth nearly Rs 1 crore were recovered last Thursday around 10 Source Hueiyen News Service Newmai News Network Continue reading

UG cadres held

One cadre each of the proscribed PLA and KCP outfits have reportedly been arrested by troops of Assam Rifles and Red Shield Division from different locations on April 19 Source The Sangai Express Continue reading

Fire at Kangpokpi college destroys properties worth more than 1 crore

The upper floor of Manipur Theological College MTC at Kangpokpi was completely destroyed in a fire burnt that broke out around 11 30 pm yesterday, resulting in loss of properties worth around Rs 1 Source Hueiyen News Service Continue reading