Shortening Yaoshang break

So much has happened during the last three days of silence of the Imphal media on account of the extended Yaoshang holidays. This deafening silence will unfortunately continue for another two days. The overwhelming response from the reading public each year has always been that the break is too long. In response this year the […]

So much has happened during the last three days of silence of the Imphal media on account of the extended Yaoshang holidays. This deafening silence will unfortunately continue for another two days. The overwhelming response from the reading public each year has always been that the break is too long. In response this year the […]

Pedal Attack – Cycling trend on the rise

“Riding Yaoshang 2.3,” the third version of the annual bicycling festival organised by Cyclist group Pedal Attack could attract over 520 cycling participants and carried out its social message on “we ride, we save”. Even more motivating point of the festival was the youth entertainment programs of fanfare, drum rolls, cheer leaders, rock concert, freestyle […]

“Riding Yaoshang 2.3,” the third version of the annual bicycling festival organised by Cyclist group Pedal Attack could attract over 520 cycling participants and carried out its social message on “we ride, we save”. Even more motivating point of the festival was the youth entertainment programs of fanfare, drum rolls, cheer leaders, rock concert, freestyle […]

Ashab Uddin not an outsider: MMWO

Independent candidate, Ashab Uddin of Jiribam constituency is not a non Manipuri and before social boycotting him the civil voluntary organisation should investigate thoroughly regarding the matter said Abdula Pathan, president of Manipur Muslim Welfare Organisation. Speaking at a press meet held at its office, Hatta Minuthong, Imphal east today, Abdula Pathan said that MMWO […]

Independent candidate, Ashab Uddin of Jiribam constituency is not a non Manipuri and before social boycotting him the civil voluntary organisation should investigate thoroughly regarding the matter said Abdula Pathan, president of Manipur Muslim Welfare Organisation. Speaking at a press meet held at its office, Hatta Minuthong, Imphal east today, Abdula Pathan said that MMWO […]

House strength must be tested on floor: CP Joshi

As per the decision of the Supreme Court, the governor cannot decide who has the numbers in the House said senior Congress leader CP Joshi. Speaking to media persons today Joshi said that the number of the House has to be decided on the floor of the House. He said that in the absence of […]

As per the decision of the Supreme Court, the governor cannot decide who has the numbers in the House said senior Congress leader CP Joshi. Speaking to media persons today Joshi said that the number of the House has to be decided on the floor of the House. He said that in the absence of […]

Manipur To Get Its First BJP-Led Government Today – Huffington Post India


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Manipur To Get Its First BJP-Led Government Today
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Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla handing over the invitation letter to BJP leader Nongthombam Biren Singh to form the government of Manipur at Raj Bhavan, Imphal, Manipur on Tuesday. ADVERTISEMENT. The first BJP-led government in Manipur will be …
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Manipur To Get Its First BJP-Led Government Today
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Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla handing over the invitation letter to BJP leader Nongthombam Biren Singh to form the government of Manipur at Raj Bhavan, Imphal, Manipur on Tuesday. ADVERTISEMENT. The first BJP-led government in Manipur will be …
Manipur, Goa go saffron wayCalcutta Telegraph
NPP, NPF to back BJP-led government in ManipurThe New Indian Express
Have not received Ibobi's resignation yet: Manipur governor Najma HeptullaTimes of India
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Governor invites BJP to form ‘stable’ Manipur government – Times of India


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Governor invites BJP to form ‘stable’ Manipur government
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IMPHAL: After three days of political drama, Manipur governor Najma Heptullah on Tuesday invited BJP legislature party leader Nongthombam Biren Singh to form a coalition government+ . “I weighed and measured the stability factor before making the …
Manipur’s first BJP-led govt to be sworn in on WednesdayLivemint
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Governor invites BJP to form 'stable' Manipur government
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IMPHAL: After three days of political drama, Manipur governor Najma Heptullah on Tuesday invited BJP legislature party leader Nongthombam Biren Singh to form a coalition government+ . "I weighed and measured the stability factor before making the …
Manipur's first BJP-led govt to be sworn in on WednesdayLivemint
All's not well in Manipur as NPP's pullout threat looms largeOneindia
Manipur: Biren Singh's Cabinet may end up as a collage of coalition with too little space for BJP ministersFirstpost
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Irom slams BJP action in Manipur – The Hindu

The HinduIrom slams BJP action in ManipurThe HinduInternationally renowned human rights crusader Irom Sharmila has questioned the democratic convictions of the BJP, which has staked claim to form the government in her home State, Manipur. She has alleg…


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Irom slams BJP action in Manipur
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Internationally renowned human rights crusader Irom Sharmila has questioned the democratic convictions of the BJP, which has staked claim to form the government in her home State, Manipur. She has alleged that it is money and muscle power that helped …

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Manipur Governor invites BJP to form govt; swearing-in on Wednesday – Moneycontrol.com


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Manipur Governor invites BJP to form govt; swearing-in on Wednesday
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Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla on Tuesday justified her decision to invite the Bharatiya Janata Party to form the government in the north-eastern state by stating that the party has the requisite numbers. “BJP has the requisite numbers. They are more
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Manipur Governor invites BJP to form govt; swearing-in on Wednesday
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Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla on Tuesday justified her decision to invite the Bharatiya Janata Party to form the government in the north-eastern state by stating that the party has the requisite numbers. "BJP has the requisite numbers. They are more
BJP has requisite numbers: Najma Heptulla on Manipur govt formationEconomic Times
After Goa, Congress edgy in Manipur as BJP likely to form govtThe Indian Express
Parliament highlights: LS passes Enemy property bill; Goa, Manipur govt formation disrupts proceedingsHindustan Times
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Citing SC’s Goa Ruling, Manipur Governor Invites BJP to Form Government – News18


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Citing SC’s Goa Ruling, Manipur Governor Invites BJP to Form Government
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New Delhi: Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla on Tuesday justified her decision to invite BJP to form the government in the north-eastern state by stating that the party has the requisite numbers. On Congress’s contention that she should have first
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Guv role in Goa, Manipur raises eyebrowsThe Tribune
BJP’s Nongthombam Biren Singh set to be new Manipur chief ministerTimes of India
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Citing SC's Goa Ruling, Manipur Governor Invites BJP to Form Government
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New Delhi: Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla on Tuesday justified her decision to invite BJP to form the government in the north-eastern state by stating that the party has the requisite numbers. On Congress's contention that she should have first
BJP-led coalition to form govt in Manipur, swearing in to be held todayHindustan Times
Guv role in Goa, Manipur raises eyebrowsThe Tribune
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A patriarchal Manipur rejected Irom Chanu Sharmila – DailyO


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A patriarchal Manipur rejected Irom Chanu Sharmila
DailyO
Last year on March 14, a few Manipuri students from Delhi’s Jawaharlal Nehru University had gone to meet Irom Sharmila Chanu on her birthday. When they gifted her a shawl and wished her, an overwhelmed Irom broke into tears. That turned out to be her …
Manipur results: “Irom Sharmila was not able to garner support in terms of electoral politics”The Indian Express
BJP used money and muscle power in Manipur, Irom Sharmila saysTimes of India
Why Manipur’s Iron Lady Secured Only 90 VotesThe Wire
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A patriarchal Manipur rejected Irom Chanu Sharmila
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Last year on March 14, a few Manipuri students from Delhi's Jawaharlal Nehru University had gone to meet Irom Sharmila Chanu on her birthday. When they gifted her a shawl and wished her, an overwhelmed Irom broke into tears. That turned out to be her …
Manipur results: “Irom Sharmila was not able to garner support in terms of electoral politics”The Indian Express
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First footballer set to become Chief Minister

From playfields to corridors of power, Nongthombam Biren Singh, 56, has a chequered career. Before joining active politics Biren Singh was a national football player while he was serving in the BSF. He is also a former editor. Today he is set to become the chief minister of a first ministry led by BJP in […]

From playfields to corridors of power, Nongthombam Biren Singh, 56, has a chequered career. Before joining active politics Biren Singh was a national football player while he was serving in the BSF. He is also a former editor. Today he is set to become the chief minister of a first ministry led by BJP in […]

First footballer set to become Chief Minister

From playfields to corridors of power, Nongthombam Biren Singh, 56, has a chequered career. Before joining active politics Biren Singh was a national football player while he was serving in the BSF. He is also a former editor. Today he is set to become the chief minister of a first ministry led by BJP in […]

From playfields to corridors of power, Nongthombam Biren Singh, 56, has a chequered career. Before joining active politics Biren Singh was a national football player while he was serving in the BSF. He is also a former editor. Today he is set to become the chief minister of a first ministry led by BJP in […]

BJP has requisite numbers: Najma Heptulla on Manipur govt formation – Economic Times


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BJP has requisite numbers: Najma Heptulla on Manipur govt formation
Economic Times
IMPHAL: Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla today justified her decision to invite BJP to form the government in the north-eastern state by stating that the party has the requisite numbers. On Congress’s contention that she should have first invited the
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BJP has requisite numbers: Najma Heptulla on Manipur govt formation
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IMPHAL: Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla today justified her decision to invite BJP to form the government in the north-eastern state by stating that the party has the requisite numbers. On Congress's contention that she should have first invited the
Manipur To Get Its First BJP-Led Government TodayHuffington Post India
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Manipur assembly election: Manipur surge spurs saffron hope for 3 … – Times of India

Times of IndiaManipur assembly election: Manipur surge spurs saffron hope for 3 …Times of IndiaAfter making significant gains in the Manipur assembly election, from zero in 2012 to 21, the BJP is now eyeing other northeastern states like Meghalaya, T…


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Manipur assembly election: Manipur surge spurs saffron hope for 3 …
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After making significant gains in the Manipur assembly election, from zero in 2012 to 21, the BJP is now eyeing other northeastern states like Meghalaya, Tripura …

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BJP has requisite numbers, stability of govt most important: Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla – Times of India


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BJP has requisite numbers, stability of govt most important: Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla
Times of India
NEW DELHI: Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla on Tuesday defended her decision to invite the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to form government in the state and said that the party has the requisite numbers. “I know Congress is the single largest party, but
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BJP has requisite numbers, stability of govt most important: Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla
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NEW DELHI: Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla on Tuesday defended her decision to invite the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to form government in the state and said that the party has the requisite numbers. "I know Congress is the single largest party, but
After Goa, Congress edgy in Manipur as BJP likely to form govtThe Indian Express
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Manipur’s first BJP-led govt to be sworn on Wednesday – Livemint


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Manipur’s first BJP-led govt to be sworn on Wednesday
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Imphal: The first BJP-led government in Manipur will be sworn-in on Wednesday when N. Biren Singh is administered the oath of chief minister’s office and secrecy by Governor Najma Heptulla. Manipur election results declared Saturday showed the …
Manipur: BJP’s N Biren Singh invited to form govt in Manipur by Governor, swearing-in tomorrowIndia Today
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Manipur's first BJP-led govt to be sworn on Wednesday
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Imphal: The first BJP-led government in Manipur will be sworn-in on Wednesday when N. Biren Singh is administered the oath of chief minister's office and secrecy by Governor Najma Heptulla. Manipur election results declared Saturday showed the …
Manipur: BJP's N Biren Singh invited to form govt in Manipur by Governor, swearing-in tomorrowIndia Today
With Manipur, BJP's North-East Strategist Himanta Biswa Sarma Delivers AgainNDTV
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BJP-led coalition to form govt in Manipur, swearing in to be held tomorrow – Hindustan Times


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BJP-led coalition to form govt in Manipur, swearing in to be held tomorrow
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Ending three days of speculations and hectic lobbying, Manipur governor Najma Heptulla on Tuesday invited the BJP-led coalition to form the next government in the state. The swearing-in ceremony of the saffron party’s first government in Manipur will
Manipur Guv invites BJP to form govt, Biren Singh to take oath tomorrowThe Asian Age
Independant Manipur MLA Ashab Uddin ‘abducted’ from airport by BJP, alleges Congress MLA Surchandra SinghThe New Indian Express
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BJP-led coalition to form govt in Manipur, swearing in to be held tomorrow
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Ending three days of speculations and hectic lobbying, Manipur governor Najma Heptulla on Tuesday invited the BJP-led coalition to form the next government in the state. The swearing-in ceremony of the saffron party's first government in Manipur will
Manipur Guv invites BJP to form govt, Biren Singh to take oath tomorrowThe Asian Age
Independant Manipur MLA Ashab Uddin 'abducted' from airport by BJP, alleges Congress MLA Surchandra SinghThe New Indian Express
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Not necessary to invite party with largest majority to form govt: Manipur gov Najma Heptulla – Hindustan Times


Hindustan Times

Not necessary to invite party with largest majority to form govt: Manipur gov Najma Heptulla
Hindustan Times
Manipur governor Najma Heptulla announced on Tuesday that she had called the BJP-led alliance to form the government in the state despite the Congress being the single largest party. “It is the responsibility of the Governor, (powers) vested by the …
Now, Manipur Governor Invites BJP to form Government in StateNews18
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Not necessary to invite party with largest majority to form govt: Manipur gov Najma Heptulla
Hindustan Times
Manipur governor Najma Heptulla announced on Tuesday that she had called the BJP-led alliance to form the government in the state despite the Congress being the single largest party. “It is the responsibility of the Governor, (powers) vested by the …
Now, Manipur Governor Invites BJP to form Government in StateNews18
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BJP-led combine invited to form government in Manipur – The Hindu


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BJP-led combine invited to form government in Manipur
The Hindu
Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla on Tuesday invited a BJP-led combine to form a government in Manipur. “A letter inviting the BJP-led combination to form a government has been sent. The swearing-in will take place tomorrow at 1 p.m.,” an official of the …
N Biren Singh BJP’s CM choice, Cong throws challenge: Manipur politics updatesHindustan Times
Governors of Goa, Manipur acting like ‘agents’ of BJP: Sandeep DixitBusiness Standard
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BJP-led combine invited to form government in Manipur
The Hindu
Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla on Tuesday invited a BJP-led combine to form a government in Manipur. “A letter inviting the BJP-led combination to form a government has been sent. The swearing-in will take place tomorrow at 1 p.m.,” an official of the …
N Biren Singh BJP's CM choice, Cong throws challenge: Manipur politics updatesHindustan Times
Governors of Goa, Manipur acting like 'agents' of BJP: Sandeep DixitBusiness Standard
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Manipur Governor invites BJP to form government, oath ceremony tomorrow – Times of India


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Manipur Governor invites BJP to form government, oath ceremony tomorrow
Times of India
NEW DELHI: Manipur Governor Najma Heptullah has invited the BJP to form government in the state. “BJP CM and council of ministers to take oath tomorrow in Imphal,” news agency ANI said quoting sources. Amit Shah and Union minister Jitendra Singh will …
Hung verdict in ManipurHindu Business Line
BJP’s Biren Singh stakes claim to form govt. in ManipurThe Hindu
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Manipur Governor invites BJP to form government, oath ceremony tomorrow
Times of India
NEW DELHI: Manipur Governor Najma Heptullah has invited the BJP to form government in the state. "BJP CM and council of ministers to take oath tomorrow in Imphal," news agency ANI said quoting sources. Amit Shah and Union minister Jitendra Singh will …
Hung verdict in ManipurHindu Business Line
BJP's Biren Singh stakes claim to form govt. in ManipurThe Hindu
BJP chooses Biren Singh as Manipur CM candidateThe New Indian Express
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