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IMPHAL: Ramina Haorokchama resident of Imphal, Keishampat Thokchom Leikai studied in Imphal and completed her graduation at Delhi. It did not deter her spirit to stop but she went to China earning an MBA degree and working for about three years. Ramina felt the need to expand her horizons thereby returning back to India to […]

HC orders mechanism for food grain distribution

The Consumer Affairs Food and Public Distribution (CAFPD), Manipur submitted documents on the situation of the department during the ongoing economic blockade to the High Court of Manipur today as directed on last hearing. Full bench of the high court comprising Chief Justice Rakesh Ranjan Prasad, Justice N. Kotiswar Singh and Justice Kh. Nobin Singh […]

Corruption no issue

Corruption has become an obsessive concern of the public in Manipur today. Though there has been no formal opinion poll, it is anybody’s guess all such polls, formal and informal, would be unanimous on this. No newspaper has not written about how corrosive corruption has been, the local tea house talks, social media chatters and […]

Not to forget other political parties… Sharmila’s party is also in the fray

Not surprisingly the focus has been on the BJP and the Congress and a look at the daily newspapers published from Imphal will definitely testify this. And it is not without reason. In power for the last fifteen years and seemingly placed to extract all possible advantages from the sharp polarisation of the people, especially […]

Rani Gaidinliu and her religious movement -2

Budha Kamei From previous issue In the second phase, after fifteen years, she advised them while performing puja to cut with a dao if it was a big animal, and to use a piece of stick with smaller animals like fowl while holding the legs and let blood shed. At this stage, the sacrificial ceremony […]

CEO ups drive to check expenditure

IMPHAL, Jan 31 : In connection with the ensuing Assembly election, the election expenditure monitoring team seized GI sheets yesterday, informed Chief Electoral Officer Vivek Kumar Dewangan. Briefing mediapersons today at the conference hall of Old Secretariat, the Chief Electoral Officer said that some individuals who were attempting to distribute GI sheets at Kshetrigao AC […]

RSS to concentrate more on Manipur, Uttarakhand and Goa; UP, Punjab left to BJP

New Delhi, Jan 31 : The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) has decided to divert its resources from Punjab and Uttar Pradesh to focus on the other three poll-bound States : Manipur, Uttarakhand and Goa. The move could hurt the BJP’s electoral prospects in the two bigger and politically crucial States, which among the five voting […]

Scheduled February 3 tripartite talk UNC set to demand dist rollback decision

IMPHAL, Jan 31 : Despite the fact that the United Naga Council has agreed to attend the scheduled tripartite talk on February 3 at New Delhi, it remains to be seen how the talk will proceed as the ongoing economic blockade has been imposed against the decision of the State Government to create seven new […]

MHA asks EC to get blockade cleared

The Home Ministry, worried at the lack of efforts on part of the Okram Ibobi Singh Government to end the three month old blockade of National Highway 2 in poll bound Manipur, has sounded out the Election Commission and sought its intervention to get t…

Legal aid clinic inaugurated

Under the supervision of Manipur State Legal Service Authority and District Legal Services Authority Thoubal, Para Legal volunteers of Yairipok opened a Legal Aid Clinic at Yairipok Bishnunaha Awang Leikai today Source The Sangai Express

Repair stretches of NH37 HC

A full bench of the High Court of Manipur has directed the Secretary Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Road Transport and Highway to carry out the High Court order regarding repairing of patches of road along National Highway 37 Imphal Jiribam road …