Lifecycle ceremonies of the Zeliangrong of Northeast – Part 6

Dr Budha Kamei From previous issue In Zeliangrong society, the period of mourning of a death is observed for one year until the celebration of next Gaan-ngai festival. The family of the deceased observes the mourning in the form of abstention from amusement. The meaning of such action seems evident: grief felt for the loss […]

Dr Budha Kamei From previous issue In Zeliangrong society, the period of mourning of a death is observed for one year until the celebration of next Gaan-ngai festival. The family of the deceased observes the mourning in the form of abstention from amusement. The meaning of such action seems evident: grief felt for the loss […]

Second phase poll records approximately 86% turnout Most peaceful election ever in Manipur, claims CEO

IMPHAL, Mar 8: Fates of 98 including four women who are fighting for 22 Assembly segments have been sealed in EVM as the second phase of the 11th Manipur Legislative Assembly election concluded today which recorded 86 per cent turnout like in the first phase. Disturbances and electoral malpractices were seen in many polling stations, […]

IMPHAL, Mar 8: Fates of 98 including four women who are fighting for 22 Assembly segments have been sealed in EVM as the second phase of the 11th Manipur Legislative Assembly election concluded today which recorded 86 per cent turnout like in the first phase. Disturbances and electoral malpractices were seen in many polling stations, […]

Second phase poll records approximately 86% turnout Most peaceful election ever in Manipur, claims CEO

IMPHAL, Mar 8: Fates of 98 including four women who are fighting for 22 Assembly segments have been sealed in EVM as the second phase of the 11th Manipur Legislative Assembly election concluded today which recorded 86 per cent turnout like in the first phase. Disturbances and electoral malpractices were seen in many polling stations, […]

IMPHAL, Mar 8: Fates of 98 including four women who are fighting for 22 Assembly segments have been sealed in EVM as the second phase of the 11th Manipur Legislative Assembly election concluded today which recorded 86 per cent turnout like in the first phase. Disturbances and electoral malpractices were seen in many polling stations, […]

Earthquake in Manipur: 4.1 magnitude quake strikes Ukhrul – Financial Express

Financial ExpressEarthquake in Manipur: 4.1 magnitude quake strikes UkhrulFinancial ExpressYet another earthquake has shaken Manipur and this time too it was early in the morning. While no damage to life or property has been registered, yet this temblo…


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Earthquake in Manipur: 4.1 magnitude quake strikes Ukhrul
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Yet another earthquake has shaken Manipur and this time too it was early in the morning. While no damage to life or property has been registered, yet this temblor was strong enough to create panic in the public making them rush out of their homes into
Earthquake measuring 4.1 on Richter Scale hits Ukhrul in ManipurIndia.com

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Manipur: moderate intensity earthquake strikes Ukhrul, no causalities reported – Business Standard


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Manipur: moderate intensity earthquake strikes Ukhrul, no causalities reported
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A moderate intensity earthquake was felt in Manipur’s Ukhrul in the early hours of Thursday morning. The magnitude of the earthquake was reported to be 4.1 on the Richter Scale. No loss of life or property has been reported yet. Further details are
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Manipur: moderate intensity earthquake strikes Ukhrul, no causalities reported
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A moderate intensity earthquake was felt in Manipur's Ukhrul in the early hours of Thursday morning. The magnitude of the earthquake was reported to be 4.1 on the Richter Scale. No loss of life or property has been reported yet. Further details are
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Manipur election: 89% turnout in repolling at 34 booths – Hindustan Times


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Manipur election: 89% turnout in repolling at 34 booths
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The repoll in 34 polling stations in three districts in Manipur, where election was held in the first phase on March 4, today recorded an 89% voting. Manipur Chief Electoral Officer Vivek Kumar Dewangan said, “89 per cent polling was recorded at the
77 per cent turnout in Manipur repollingTimes of India
Manipur Elections: EC Orders FIR Against Eight Newspapers; Poll-Related Violence in ChurachandpurThe Wire
Peaceful repolls in 34 polling stations in ManipurThe New Indian Express
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Manipur election: 89% turnout in repolling at 34 booths
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The repoll in 34 polling stations in three districts in Manipur, where election was held in the first phase on March 4, today recorded an 89% voting. Manipur Chief Electoral Officer Vivek Kumar Dewangan said, “89 per cent polling was recorded at the
77 per cent turnout in Manipur repollingTimes of India
Manipur Elections: EC Orders FIR Against Eight Newspapers; Poll-Related Violence in ChurachandpurThe Wire
Peaceful repolls in 34 polling stations in ManipurThe New Indian Express
NDTV –Business Standard
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International Women’s Day Observation 2017 successfully held

Chahi khudinggi leptana pangthokcharakpa International Women’s Day gi thouram ngashishu University of Delhi gi Political Science Department ta MSAD na shindunamai pakna pangthokhre. Thouram ashigi ahanba sharukta Retd. lecturer Dr.Tripta Wahi na “Women’s Question and Russian Revolution” haiba heeramda akuppa wafam phongdokkhi. Ahanba session ashida Dr.Malem Ningthouja na moderator oibikhi .Anishuba sessionda wangangloi oibikhibashingdudi ming […]

Chahi khudinggi leptana pangthokcharakpa International Women’s Day gi thouram ngashishu University of Delhi gi Political Science Department ta MSAD na shindunamai pakna pangthokhre. Thouram ashigi ahanba sharukta Retd. lecturer Dr.Tripta Wahi na “Women’s Question and Russian Revolution” haiba heeramda akuppa wafam phongdokkhi. Ahanba session ashida Dr.Malem Ningthouja na moderator oibikhi .Anishuba sessionda wangangloi oibikhibashingdudi ming […]

Manipur Elections 2017: 86% turnout amid reports of proxy voting

The turnout in 22 Assembly constituencies was the highest since the 2009 Lok Sabha election. Reports of alleged proxy voting in Ukhrul district marred polling in Manipur as 86 per cent voters turned out in the second and the last phase of the Assembly election on Wednesday. The turnout in 22 Assembly constituencies was the […]

The turnout in 22 Assembly constituencies was the highest since the 2009 Lok Sabha election. Reports of alleged proxy voting in Ukhrul district marred polling in Manipur as 86 per cent voters turned out in the second and the last phase of the Assembly election on Wednesday. The turnout in 22 Assembly constituencies was the […]

Manipur: Several injured after an explosion at Imphal Bazaar soon after state polls close – Scroll.in


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Manipur: Several injured after an explosion at Imphal Bazaar soon after state polls close
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Several people were injured in an explosion near the Kasturi bridge in Imphal Bazar, Manipur on Wednesday evening, less than two hours after polling was completed for the state Assembly elections. There is no clarity on the exact number of casualties
Manipur: At least eight injured in blast near Imphal’s Kasturi Bridge …The Indian Express
Manipur: Blast in Imphal market, at least 5 people injured : India …India Today
Manipur Election 2017: Polling official injured in Imphal bomb blastFirstpost
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Manipur: Several injured after an explosion at Imphal Bazaar soon after state polls close
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Several people were injured in an explosion near the Kasturi bridge in Imphal Bazar, Manipur on Wednesday evening, less than two hours after polling was completed for the state Assembly elections. There is no clarity on the exact number of casualties
Manipur: At least eight injured in blast near Imphal's Kasturi Bridge …The Indian Express
Manipur: Blast in Imphal market, at least 5 people injured : India …India Today
Manipur Election 2017: Polling official injured in Imphal bomb blastFirstpost
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Dispersal of polling personnel for repoll

In connection with 11th Manipur Legislative Assembly Election, 2017 Polling Personnel for Re Poll in some polling stations of 56 Thanlon A C, 57 Henglep A C, 59 Saikot A C and 60 Singhat A C today left for their respective Polling Station at Tuibong Pe…

In connection with 11th Manipur Legislative Assembly Election, 2017 Polling Personnel for Re Poll in some polling stations of 56 Thanlon A C, 57 Henglep A C, 59 Saikot A C and 60 Singhat A C today left for their respective Polling Station at Tuibong Peace Ground, Churachandpur Source IT News DIPR

Bomb attack claims one

One civilian, an Assistant Teacher of K Ashang Khullen Aze Aided Primary School, was killed in a bomb attack carried out by militants targeting Assam Rifles troops at Ashang Khullen village, Kamjong near Indo Myan mar border yesterday Source The San…

One civilian, an Assistant Teacher of K Ashang Khullen Aze Aided Primary School, was killed in a bomb attack carried out by militants targeting Assam Rifles troops at Ashang Khullen village, Kamjong near Indo Myan mar border yesterday Source The Sangai Express

Voters turn out in 2nd phase Manipur poll reaches 83 br EVM machines destroyed, voters clashed at some polling station some candidate supporters reported kidnapped

2nd phase polling of the Manipur Legislative Assembly today took place at 22 assembly constituencies of the state from 7 am till 3 pm today Source IT News

2nd phase polling of the Manipur Legislative Assembly today took place at 22 assembly constituencies of the state from 7 am till 3 pm today Source IT News

Voting disrupted

Unwanted incidents were reported from the 22 Assembly Constituencies during the second phase of the 11th State Legislative Assembly election today Source The Sangai Express

Unwanted incidents were reported from the 22 Assembly Constituencies during the second phase of the 11th State Legislative Assembly election today Source The Sangai Express

Guv Najma Heptulla expresses happiness

Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla today expressed her happiness over the high voter turn out in both the phases of the state assembly election Source The Sangai Express PTI

Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla today expressed her happiness over the high voter turn out in both the phases of the state assembly election Source The Sangai Express PTI

4 of 5 candidates in Thanlon AC cry foul

LJP candidate Thangkhangin, NPP candidate T Nengzakham Tombing, INC candidate Chinkholal Thangsing and an Independent candidate P Khamsanglian in Thanlon AC jointly addressed the press today and issued a joint statement wherein they said that they are …

LJP candidate Thangkhangin, NPP candidate T Nengzakham Tombing, INC candidate Chinkholal Thangsing and an Independent candidate P Khamsanglian in Thanlon AC jointly addressed the press today and issued a joint statement wherein they said that they are deeply shocked and appalled at the blatant use of force, intimidation, coercion of voters and booth capturing by the BJP candidate and his workers on the polling day of the first phase polls Source The Sangai Express

AR hails Ramkating’s sacrifice

Assam Rifles has hailed the selfless sacrfice of late Ramkating, who was killed in an IED blast at Ashang Khullen Source The Sangai Express

Assam Rifles has hailed the selfless sacrfice of late Ramkating, who was killed in an IED blast at Ashang Khullen Source The Sangai Express

Phungzathang condemns

Churachandpur Assembly Constituency NPP candidate and ex Minister, Phungza thang Tonsing has strongly condemned the attack on his residence by a group of people Source The Sangai Express

Churachandpur Assembly Constituency NPP candidate and ex Minister, Phungza thang Tonsing has strongly condemned the attack on his residence by a group of people Source The Sangai Express

Women poll officers conduct poll process

Polling officer Lak Ruivah who was assigned the post of Presiding Officer for the first time in the final phase poll has stated that women are fit to be assigned any poll duty like men and could handle the electioneering processes and are efficient and…

Polling officer Lak Ruivah who was assigned the post of Presiding Officer for the first time in the final phase poll has stated that women are fit to be assigned any poll duty like men and could handle the electioneering processes and are efficient and capable of conducting tasks related to polls Source The Sangai Express

How BJP plans to end 15year Cong rule using the Assam formula

Learning from the failure to open its account in Manipur in 2012, the Bharatiya Janata Party BJP has made an ambitious push five years later to end Congress’s 15 year rule in the state Source The Sangai Express Hindustan Times

Learning from the failure to open its account in Manipur in 2012, the Bharatiya Janata Party BJP has made an ambitious push five years later to end Congress’s 15 year rule in the state Source The Sangai Express Hindustan Times

Widows of fake encounter victims honoured on International Women Day

Widows of the fake encounter victims and members of the Extra Judicial Execution Victim Family EEVAM were honoured today by Manipur Proleterate People Democratic Union MPPDU , Socialist Students’ Union Manipur SSUM and Struggle Committee Manipur a…

Widows of the fake encounter victims and members of the Extra Judicial Execution Victim Family EEVAM were honoured today by Manipur Proleterate People Democratic Union MPPDU , Socialist Students’ Union Manipur SSUM and Struggle Committee Manipur at Manipur Press Club today during International Women’s Day Observance Source IT News