Nagas have China option, says NSCN-IM ‘army chief’

He also dismissed the suggestion that the Naga problem is India’s “internal issue”. Insurgent group NSCN-IM today accused the Centre of delaying the final settlement to the decades-old Naga issue and said “the China option” was open for the outfit. In an interview with ‘The Week’ magazine, ‘chief of Naga Army’ Phunting Shimrang alleged that […]

Recall Order Against Immunity for Soldiers in Manipur, Centre Asks Supreme Court

The government said the judgment had hampered the army’s ability to respond to insurgent and terrorist situations. New Delhi: The Supreme Court has agreed to hear the Centre’s curative petition seeking to recall the July 2016 order holding that the army or the Manipur police cannot use excessive force under the provisions of the Armed […]

Thousands pay tributes to PLA ‘martyrs’

IMPHAL, Apr 13: Thousands of people, cutting across community lines, today paid rich tributes to the PLA members who have been killed in the course of the revolutionary movement at their Cheiraoching memorial complex here. The ‘Martyrs Day’ is being observed every year in memory of the Tekcham gun battle of June 16, 1981 where […]

2 hardcore PREPAK (Pro) cadres surrender before CM Biren assures full cooperation from Govt

IMPHAL, Apr 13: Self styled sergeant major and self styled colonel of the PREPAK (Pro) surrendered before Chief Minister N Biren in a solemn surrender programme held at the CM’s Secretariat today evening after they were brought to Imphal from Moreh by a team of Tengnoupal police. The surrender programme was attended by Deputy Chief […]

NPF MLAs Leishiyo Keishing, Khashim Vashum feted NPF leader cites reasons for supping with BJP

UKHRUL, Apr 13 : Working president of the Manipur State unit of the Naga People’s Front, Paul Muinao has today laid clear the circumstances under which the NPF joined the BJP led coalition Government and elucidated that the party joined ranks with the BJP only after the BJP assured that the Naga issue will be […]

Good Friday wishes

Governor Dr Najma Heptulla has conveyed her warmest greetings to the people of the State, especially the Christian brethren on the occasion of Good Friday Source The Sangai Express

Peace campaign held

As a part of the 4th annual commemoration of the declaration of world peace hosted by Heavenly Culture World Peace, Restoration of Light which will be scheduled at Seoul, a legislate peace campaign to support the declaration was held at Wangjing and Te…

SSA teachers decry

SSA school teachers in Ukhrul demanded release of the pending salaries by considering the plights of the teachers at the earliest, reports our correspondent Source The Sangai Express

Legal awareness programme held

A legal service programme was organised under the supervision of Manipur State Legal Services Authority, District Legal Services Authority Chandel in collaboration with Langching village chief, Okho Trust Langmeidong, Elangbam Tondonbi Singh Memorial C…

RPF extends gratitude

The proscribed RPF has exten ded its deepest gratitude to all the people, including the elders of society, women folk, hill people, youth, representatives of clubs associations organisations, Bar Association, teachers and students of schools and colleg…

PM to lay sports varsity foundation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be visiting the State to lay the foundation stone of National Sports University after the ongoing Parliament session, according to a press release issued by the Chief Minister’s Secretariat Source The Sangai Express