Change as growth

Coexistence, and indeed all notions of federalism, is about making reasonable compromises by all parties involved so that a new common space is created. There is in this sense, nothing very bad about compromises. In fact, resolving deep differences will have to involve compromises from all parties concerned. No one party can have it all […]

State observes Rashtriya Ekta Diwas

The state today observed Rashtriya Ekta Diwas which is the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel at 1st Bn Manipur Rifle ground. Chief Minister Shri  Okram  Ibobi Singh and  Deputy Chief Minister Shri  Gaikhangam attended the function as  Chief Guest  and President respectively. The Chief Guest inspected the contingents which was led by Shri Faumei […]

Governor, CM, Speaker send Ningol Chakkouba and Chavang Kut greetings

Respect women: Guv Heptulla’s message Manipur governor Dr Najma Heptulla called for respect for women and refraining from committing crimes or atrocities against them. “Let there be respect of Manipuri women and all women at large by not committing any crime or atrocities against them,” the governor said in her Ningol Chakkouba message. Manipuris will […]

Jiri-Tupul railway to be operational by 2018

The Minister of State for Railways, Rajen Gohain today inspected the under progress longest tunnel of the Jiribam-Tupul Railway project situated under Senapati district. The Minister arrived today  ataround 11 am and visited the tunnel construction site at Heibung foothills under Sadar Hills including the adit tunnel situation at Khoken village Senapati district. The tunnel […]

AMUCO supports creation of Jiribam & Sadar Hills dists

The All Manipur United Club Organisation, AMUCO has extended its support to the proposed creation of full-fledged revenue districts of Jiribam and Sadar Hills but with a rider that such creations should not be on ethnic lines. Speaking to the media at a press conference held at its office at Kwakeithel here today, Ph Deban […]

Ibobi seeks time for Jiribam district

District Demand Committee responds with total bandh. Chief minister Okram Ibobi Singh today sought more time for upgrading Jiribam sub-division to a full-fledged revenue district. “Jiribam has all the required infrastructure of a revenue district. Therefore, it can be upgraded to a district. The demand for creation of Jiribam district is justified. However, we need […]

Many decry

Indo Myanmar Friendship Chamber of Commerce IMFCC , Indo Myanmar Workers’ Union IMWU and Moreh Consumers Club MCC have condemned the assassination of Dharmendra Kumar Sahni and life attempt on his wife Chanda Devi last night Source The Sangai E…

ZB decries step motherly treatment

The Zeliangrong Baudi, Manipur ZB M while accusing the Government of Manipur of meting out step motherly treatment to the tribals and hill areas in Manipur, has come out with what it called the ‘development projects costing crores of rupees wasted …

JDDC calls total bandh

Taking strong exception to the State Government’s failure to declare Jiribam as a full fledged revenue district, the Jiribam District Demand Committee JDDC has called a total bandh in Jiribam from 7 pm of November 2 till 6 am of November 4 Source …

No ethnic based district AMUCO

New districts should not be created based on race or ethnicity of the residents, stated president of All Manipur United Club Organisation Ph Deban in a press meet held at Kwakeithel Akham Leikai, Imphal today Source The Sangai Express

2 hurt in firing

Two out of three persons travelling in a car Maruti Alto were injured in a firing incident that took place in front of Irilbung police station Source The Sangai Express