How to take along the disparate parties Job cut out for BJP

As expected and predicted in this column, it is a hung House, with the BJP managing to clobber up the needed support of other political parties to form the Government. With a score of 21 MLAs, the BJP managed to rope in four MLAs from the NPP, four from the NPF, one from the LJP, […]

Drinking bottled mineral water culture in Manipur

N Irabanta Singh Introduction : Potability of water depends on its various quantities such as its physical, chemical and bacteriological aspects. The quality of water is maintained for promotion of health and well being of the consumers. Pure water is one which is colourless, free from turbidity and abnormal taste and odour. While wholesome water […]

Shyamkumar served show cause notice

IMPHAL, Mar 17: Congress party has served a show cause notice to its MLA Th Shyamkumar on Wednesday who had been inducted into the Council of Ministers of the new Government led by BJP. As per rules of Congress party, due disciplinary may be initiated against Th Shyamkumar within 15 days, informed a source. Meanwhile, […]

Two ISIS suspects held, remanded to police custody

IMPHAL, Mar 17: 12 Assam Rifles Khudengthabi Post arrested two suspected ISIS agents during Holi festival on March 14 from Imphal-Moreh road along Asian Highway No 2 around 12 km away from India-Myanmar border. They are identified as Naina Mohammed (56) s/o Haja Alawdeen from 13 Subramaniya Street Chepauk, Triplicane, Chennai in Tamil Nadu and […]

Uniform development can be achieved within 10 yrs: CM

IMPHAL, Mar 17: Chief Minister N Biren has stated that the hill districts of Manipur can be brought at par with the valley districts in terms of socio-economic and infrastructure development provided multiple development projects are implemented in the hill districts during the next five to ten years. The Chief Minister held a meeting with […]

ATDUM asserts

All Tribal Disables’ Union Manipur ATDUM has congratulated Chief Minister N Biren for being appointed as the first Chief Minister of BJP led State Government Source The Sangai Express

Stick by Naga issues TNL to Tangkhul MLAs

The Tangkhul Naga Long TNL president V Weapon Zimik has urged all the electedTangkhul Naga MLAs from Ukhrul and Kamjong districts not to compromise with the core Nagas issues and adhere to the political aspirations of the Nagas while extending suppor…

UG cadres apprehended

Based on a reliable information, a team of Imphal East district police commandos conducted a search operation at Leirongthel Pitra Khongjai Chingkhong area and arrested 2 active members of United Socialist Revolutionary Army USRA on March 13, said a …

ASUK urges fair examination practices

Alliance for Socialist Unity, Kangleipak ASUK has urged the students and the authorities concerned to practice fair and honest examination in light of the class X and XII exams of CBSE which began from March 9 and the class X BOSEM and XII COHSEM exa…

Youth shot dead

A youth who ran a pan shop has been found shot dead near Langol Games Village, Imphal West district under Lamphel police station this morning Source The Sangai Express

Gaidon keeps mum on blockade remark

Refusing to comment on the statement made by United Naga Council UNC general secretary that the ongoing economic blockade on the National Highways will not be lifted until their demands are met, Gaidon Kamei, president of the apex body of Nagas in th…

DESAM boycotts Jiri AC MLA

Democratic Students’ Alliance of Manipur DESAM has boycotted newly elected MLA from Jiribam AC Ashab Uddin and said that a people’s convention will be held on March 19 to discuss the issue Source The Sangai Express

Haolenphai incident

A team led by Tengnoupal District Commissioner Kh Raghumani, today, went to investigate the incident of Myanmar soldiers trespassing into Haolenphai, a village near the Indo Myanmar border, and taking away the blades of the village’s saw mill Source …