Nagaland’s CM for amicable and honourable settlement

Nagaland Chief Minister Dr Shurhozelie Liezietsu today gave a clarion call to the Naga people to seek for an early amicable and honourable settlement to the protracted Naga political problem saying “Nagas have been suffering for too long” due to non-resolution of the political problem. “Nagas have been suffering for too long and we want […]

Need for think tanks

Tragedies should be avoided, but if they have occurred, you might as well learn some vital lesson from them. They must make you rethink and reassess old ideas and beliefs in order that the society is better equipped to face similar challenges in the future. Paradoxical as it may sound, there is something to be […]

‘Teachers should raise voice against wrongs’

Interacting with teachers while inspecting government schools at the Hiyanglam assembly constituency, Education minister Th Radheshyam said teachers should say ‘no’ and stop the construction of school infrastructure if it is done without maintaining quality. Noting the students need good leaders and role models abided by values of principle, he said, voices need to be […]

UCM raises concern about talks outcome

The United Committee Manipur (UCM) has once again raised concern on the possible outcome of Naga peace talks which have a high chance of affecting the state’s territorial integrity. Addressing a press meet held today at UCM office at Lamphel, Imphal UCM president Elangbam Johnson said, even though the central government verbally assured that the […]

Works ministers assures NH 2 restoration work

State Works minister Thongam Biswajit Singh inspected the condition of the Mao section of the National Highway 2 today, and said road restoration work for this section will be initiated at the earliest. According to a release, Biswajit said filling up of potholes along this section especially along the Tadubi to Maram stretch will be […]

Two other minors raped

Even as the April 14 gang rape of two minors is still under investigation and protests by various civil society organisations is raging, yet another two minors have been sexually assaulted and kept in custody of the rapists for a day. According to sources, the two girls came in contact with the rapists on the […]

CM assures enhanced security on national highways

The chief minister N Biren Singh today assured enhanced security for trucks and tankers plying the highways and announced premium support for drivers and handyman of trucks and tankers. The chief minister today met the members of All Manipur Petroleum Products Drivers’ Association and All Manipur Petroleum Products Transporters’ Association in the Cabinet Hall of […]

#Manipur killings: Amicus Curiae on ‘Army & Constitutionalism’; No legal impediment to register FIRs, says Manipur – Bar & Bench


Bar & Bench

#Manipur killings: Amicus Curiae on ‘Army & Constitutionalism’; No legal impediment to register FIRs, says Manipur
Bar & Bench
The hearing in Supreme Court in the Manipur encounter killings with respect to cases in which Gauhati and Manipur High Courts had ordered judicial inquiries concluded on April 20 . The matter was heard by a Bench of Justices Madan B Lokur and UU Lalit, …

Missing man

Demanding both the State Government and Central Government to trace the whereabouts of Nongmaithem Ibocha who went missing after he entered Myanmar on March 24, locals staged a sit in protest at Heirok Part II Mayai Leikai in Thoubal district yesterday…

Moirang MLA inspects

Moirang AC MLA Pukhrem Saratchandra Singh along with officials of departments concerned inspected many areas of Moirang Municipal Council yesterday which were affected by heavy rainfall Source The Sangai Express

Film workshop at Ukhrul

The Film Society of Manipur in collaboration with All Tribal Film Development Corporation will organize a 2 day demonstration workshop on ABC of film making at Ukhrul besides a 5 Day Shirui Festival of Best South East Asian Films during the Shirui Lil…

Birth anniversary

111th Birth Anniversary of poet Ashangbam Minaketan Singh was observed at Dev Lit erature Centre by Naharol Sahitya Premi Samiti and Manipur State Kala Academy today Source The Sangai Express

Transfers

The State Government has or dered transfer and posting of several officers with immediate effect and until further orders in public interest Source The Sangai Express

Water supply scheme inspected

Deputy Chairman of State Planning Board, Sorokhaibam Rajen along with officials of the department concerned inspected the condition of the accelerated urban water supply scheme and solid waste management plant at Lamdeng under Lamshang Kendra Source …