UKLA militant carrying reward of Rs 1 lakh arrested in Manipur

Police teams have been deployed along the Imphal-Mao highway to check frequent cases of illegal extortion and ransom. A top militant of the United Kuki Liberation Army (UKLA) carrying a reward of Rs 1 lakh on his head and two other cadres of the UKLA were arrested from Senapati district, police said today. A police […]

Foreigner check post in Manipur on high alert

Manipur Police Department has been put on alert following reports of increasing inflow of foreign nationals and illegal infiltration of foreign nationals into the state, an official source said Wednesday. Based on the report, state home department has asked the state police department to put extra vigilant at the foreigners check posts across the state, […]

Nitin Gadkari announces Rs 40,000 crore expressway project in northeast

HIGHLIGHTS – Govt to develop the first express highway of North East in Assam along the banks of Brahmaputra. – The 1,300 km-long express highway is likely to incur an investment of Rs 40,000 crore GUWAHATI: The first express highway project in the northeast region will be developed along the Brahmaputra river in Assam at […]

Appointment of an IAS officer as Director, RIMS —What to do now?—

Dr Khomdon Lisam I am quite surprised when a news headline entitled “Ministry na thamlakliba thajaba adumak thabakta onthokkani : R K Dinesh “ appeared in the Manipuri newspaper the “Poknapham” dated 5th April,2017. As a senior IAS officer, RK, Dinesh may not be happy and in a dilemma with his new posting by the […]

Honeymoon period is over Where 5 years down the line

Sworn in on March 15 and clearly the honeymoon period should be over for the BJP led Government. Now is the time to get down to the business of governing the State. Nearly a month old now and the BJP led Government will obviously have to deal with the trail of destruction left by the […]

Ministers visit Sirarakhong, environment degradation noted

SIRARAKHONG, Apr 6 : Forest and Environment Minister Th Shyamkumar and Tribal Development Minister N Kayisi visited Sirarakhong village in Ukhrul district to take a first hand account of the ground situation there and take up necessary arrangements for the victims and the village. As immediate aid to the affected villagers, the two Ministers donated […]

24 yr old girl set to repair long forgotten Ukhrul road

UKHRUL, Apr 6: Pamkhuila Shaiza is a 24-year-old trying to rebuild a battered road in her hometown of Ukhrul in Manipur. “It was last in the late 1970s that the service road in Ukhrul district of Manipur saw any kind of construction work. Since then, the quality of the road has been deteriorating up to […]

Over 300 complaints with anti-graft cell

IMPHAL, Apr 6: Since the State Government opened an Anti-Corruption Cell (ACC), more than 300 complaints have been received and relevant officers have been instructed to investigate into some of these complaints, stated Chief Minister Nongthombam Biren. He was speaking at the 37th foundation day of BJP held today at the Nityaipat Chuthek office of […]

COHSEM urges

Council of Higher Secondary Education Manipur COHSEM has urged all the officials, SOs, OCs, SIs, invigilators, parents, guardians, students’ organisations etc to offer support and cooperation in order to curb the use of unfair practice during the cla…

ANSAM against raising HPF

The decision of the Biren Singh Government to raise Indian Reserve Battalion IRB battalions along the National Highways in ‘Naga areas’ has triggered strong reaction from the All Naga Students’ Association ANSAM with the student body terming it as …

RPF flays, warns

The proscribed RPF has flayed the incident of assaulting and handing over of one supporter of the outfit to police by some people today Source The Sangai Express

AR fetes successful candidates

A grand felicitation programme was organized by Churachandpur Sector of Assam Rifles at District Training Centre, Tuibong for candiadtes who have successfully cleared the Staff Selection Commission exam Source The Sangai Express

Nagas need to be united Shurhozelie

Nagaland Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu today said Nagas need to be united and speak in one voice to enable the Centre to understand the need for a lasting solution to the decades old Naga political problem Source The Sangai Express PTI