Unwittingly strengthening Ibobi Intention defeated

It is definitely not intentional, but by imposing the economic blockade the United Naga Council (UNC) and the NSCN (IM) may be said to have unwittingly given a huge boost to the poll prospects of the Congress and Chief Minister O Ibobi. Much before the seven new districts were created on December 8, the UNC […]

Stability and opportunity

It really is an inspiring development for the people of the state especially for the government of Manipur that the Manipur Sangai Festival is gaining a good momentum each passing year. Thanks to the relentless effort of the tourism department of Manipur, more country, have approached to explore the feasibilities. The participation of South Africa, […]

Chronicle of a conflict foretold

In Manipur, everyone will have to agree to a shared homeland if the crisis is to be solved By Pradip Phanjoubam (This article was first published in The Hindu in its December 28 edition) The tragedy of the current communal flashpoint in Manipur is that for a long time there has been a sense of […]

BJP forms Govt in Arunachal Pradesh

ITANAGAR, Dec 31 : In a fast-paced development on Saturday, a BJP Government was installed in Arunachal Pradesh after 33, out of 43 Peoples’ Party of Arunachal (PPA) MLAs led by Chief Minister Pema Khandu, joined the party. Khandu paraded the MLAs before Assembly Speaker Tenzing Norbu Thongdok who accepted their joining. The high-voltage political […]

Election likely to be held in second week of February CEO pledges to enforce code of conduct stringently

IMPHAL, Dec 31: Chief Electoral Officer VK Dewangan has vowed to enforce the election model code of conduct  most stringently once due notification is issued for the 11th Manipur Legislative Assembly election. Briefing media persons at the Old Secretariat conference hall today, CEO VK Dewangan categorically stated that no political party or candidate would be […]

SubTreasury office to be shifted

Moirang Sub Treasury which is currently located at Lamphel will be shifted to Moirang near the Sub Divisional office, Moirang with effect from January 1, informed a statement issued by the Commissioner of Finance, Government of Manipur Source The Sa…

AMUCO welcomes 2017

While welcoming the new year 2017, the All Manipur United Clubs’ Organisation AMUCO has called upon all the communities to forget and forgive all the past hatchets and animosities Source The Sangai Express