“Make in Manipur’ Scheme, a game-changer in generating employments in the state.

“Make in Manipur’ Scheme, a game-changer in generating employments in the state. https://www.facebook.com/KanglaOnlinePage/videos/1301116589936687/ Video Source: Roving Report Many skill development programmes have been rolled out by the state government for training the unemployed youths under the ‘Make in Manipur’ project. A 15-day skill development programme on Kouna craft – Water Hyacinth has been organised to […]

SC to hear plea seeking probe on extra-judicial killings in Manipur – Business Standard

SC to hear plea seeking probe on extra-judicial killings in Manipur
Business Standard
In July last year, the apex court had directed a thorough probe into the alleged killings in Manipur and expressed concern over the use of “excessive or retaliatory force” stating that it was not permissible under the Armed Force Special Powers Act

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Curses come home to roost

Sometime in 2010, three former cadres of the Manipur’s People’s Liberation Army were “recruited” by 3 Corps of the Indian Army based at Rangapahar near Dimapur (Nagaland), under its intelligence and surveillance unit that reports to its General Officer Commanding. The three had apparently been used by this “cloak and dagger” unit for activities that […]

Battle of Khongjom Two dates for one battle!

The ambiguity or rather obscurity surrounding the exact date on which the Battle of Khongjom was fought is a matter of shame for the entire Manipuri nation who often boast of having chronicled the history of the land for over 2000 years. No doubt, the Battle of Khongjom was fought in the month of April […]

From Imphal with love

Pamreihor Khashimwo In the backdrop of the current state politics since it became fully-fledged state in 1972, distinctly reveals how different understandings of different identities influence and shape the state policy. Placing the Manipur political debates in social and historical context, it identifies major narratives within the Manipur grand political policy from which it emerged […]

One more Cong MLA defects to BJP

IMPHAL, Apr 17: Even as Congress party has been demanding disqualification of MLA Th Shyamkumar, another Congress MLA Ginsuanhau has defected to rival BJP. Apart from MLA Ginsuanhau who was elected from Singngat AC, 14 Members of Chandel Autonomous District Council (ADC) including the Chairman have also joined BJP. Notably, Th Shyamkumar too was elected […]

Poppy: Bane for society but otherwise for some

IMPHAL, Apr 17 : Opposite to Old Boljang village, poppy flowers bloom majestically across the mountain which undoubtedly were planted by one of the villagers. Old Boljang village, located around 37 kms away from Imphal, falls under Kangpokpi district. For years, one villager has been engaging in illegal plantation of poppy as his means of […]

“Centre approves DM varsity”

IMPHAL, Apr 17: Even though a Bill is required to be tabled and passed in the State Assembly, the Government of India has given its consent to upgrade DM Colleges into a University. This was conveyed by Education Minister Th Radheshyam who took part in a formal launching function of mobile app ‘Fund and Reform […]

PM to review Imp-Jiri road

IMPHAL, Apr 17: Prime Minister Narendra Modi would personally review work progress of Imphal-Jiribam highway which is being repaired by the National Highway Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited (NHIDCL). The State Government led by Chief Minister N Biren has already issued strict instruction to make the highway traffic worthy by the end of the current month. […]

SC to hear plea seeking probe on extra-judicial killings in Manipur – Daily News & Analysis

SC to hear plea seeking probe on extra-judicial killings in Manipur
Daily News & Analysis
The Supreme Court will on Tuesday hear a plea seeking probe in the alleged extra-judicial killings in Manipur from 2000 to 2012 by the security forces and the police. In the previous hearing, the apex court asked the Centre and the Manipur Government

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Media consultation urges Manipur Govt to desist Mapithel dam commissioning – E-Pao.net


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Media consultation urges Manipur Govt to desist Mapithel dam commissioning
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The Mapithel Dam Affected Villagers Organization (MDAVO) the JAC-Mapithel Dam Downstream Affected Peoples (MDDAP) and the Centre for Research and Advocacy, Manipur (CRAM) jointly organized a media consultation on “Mapithel dam and its …

Disaster management

Department of Disaster Management, 12 Battalion National Disaster Response Force NDRF and State Disaster Response Force jointly organised a fami liarisation Exercise on Disas ter Management at Lam shang community hall Source The Sangai Express

MUWWA fetes MU ViceChancellor

Manipur University Working Women Association MUWWA felicitated MU Vice Chancellor Prof Adya Prasad Pandey during the annual get together function today at Women Facility Centre, Manipur University Source The Sangai Express