Recommendation to repeal AFSPA hailed

Civil Society Coalition on Human Rights in Manipur and UN has lauded the UN Special Rapporteur, Rashida Manjoo’s recommendation to the Govt of India for repeal of Armed Forces Special Powers Act, 1958 Source The Sangai Express

Chakka bandh

As the Govt reportedly failed to respond to an ultimatum served on April 17, several Tamenglong based bodies have decided to impose indefinite chakka bandh along NH 37 in the district from midnight of May 7 Source The Sangai Express

CEO asked to report on complaints

Based on the complaints lodged by CPI and BJP alleging involvement of Congress party workers in electoral malpractices the Election Commission of India ECI has reportedly directed the CEO Manipur to file a detailed report on the matter within three d…

Potable water shortage grips Loktak islet

Even though a particular Minister affirmed during a television interview that if the need arises water from the Loktak lake would be drawn up to supply potable water in Imphal and Greater Imphal areas, the problem of drinking water shortage is no diffe…