Ghost of 2010 continues to haunt

Severing political ties with State Govt Ghost of 2010 continues to haunt The ghost of 2010 is yet to be exorcised and as the United Naga Council has stated, the decision to sever all political ties with the Government of Manipur still stands. The genesis of this decision can be traced to the decision of the […]

Jadhav case: Return to India will need more than ICJ’s verdict

Manoj Joshi There are two aspects of the judgement of the International Court of Justice in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case. One is legal, the other political. Despite all the legalese that goes with an ICJ judgement, Pakistan can completely ignore the verdict if it wants. As is well known, there is no way to enforce […]

UCM reacts to JACAATB statement

United Committee Manipur (UCM) expressed surprise at the statement made by JAC Against Anti Tribal Bill which was published on May 18 in some print and electronic media of the state. In a statement UCM said the JAC statement was an attempt to create confusion and misunderstanding among different communities, saying the statement made by […]

Ukhrul-Toloi-Tadubi road to be restored: PHED Minister Dikho

National Highway 102 (A) which connects Ukhrul-Toloi-Tadubi is all set to be restored and turned into a two lane highway of 40 ft by the end of this year. This was announced by PHED Minister Losi Dikho during his visit to check the condition of the said highway along with National Highways & Infrastructure Devp. […]

Edn min flags off students for Shirui festival

Education Minister Th Radheshyam flagged off a two-day Field Exposure Visit to Ukhrul for 10 students each from eight districts to witness the Shirui Lily Festival, 2017, and another 10 students from Ukhrul district will join the team at Ukhrul District Headquarter. The students accompanied by officials of Sarva Sikhsha Abhiyan, State Mission Authority, Manipur, […]

Aizawl FC could make a backdoor entry into ISL

I-League champions Aizawl FC could make a shocking entry into the Indian Super League next season as they are locked in talks with corporations who would be willing to sponsor them. The Mizoram outfit are looking for funds to enter the ISL, and they are hoping a big conglomerate comes to their aid. Aizawl’s future […]

Professor Stephen Hawking says, ‘we need to find a new planet – and soon’

Professor Stephen Hawking has said that the human race needs to develop technologies to find a new planet to live on – or face annihilation. Professor Hawking spoke at an announcement event for next month’s Starmus festival in Norway – a combination music and science event at which Hawking will speak. He said, ‘I am […]

Climate Change Is Turning Antarctica Green

A new study has found a steady growth of moss in Antarctica over the last 50 years. Plant life on both poles is growing rapidly as the planet warms. A new study has found a steady growth of moss in Antarctica over the last 50 years as temperatures increased as a result of climate change. […]

Stop all admn work in new dists : UNC

SENAPATI, May 19 : During today’s tripartite talk on the district creation issue, the United Naga Council (UNC) demanded from the State Government of Manipur representatives to put “in abeyance” the new district creation order. The UNC team insisted that no visible administrative works other than developmental works should be taken up in those areas […]

Susindro’s ROP team attacked, 4 CDOs hurt

IMPHAL, May 19: At least four Imphal East district commando personnel including a Sub-Inspector were wounded when suspected underground militants triggered a powerful Impro-vised Explosive Device (IED) on a Road Opening Party team along Khudengthabi-Kwatha road under Moreh police station today at around 1.30 pm. The ROP team was put to task for the visit […]

Now stay for the night at NE: PM to Ministers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has now made one-night stays mandatory for Union Ministers who visit the North Eastern States — an effort to send out a message that the insurgency-hit region is safe for all. The directive comes two years after the Prime Minister’s Office planned fortnightly visits of Union Ministers to the region. Tourism […]

Dept offices inspected

Agriculture, Veterinary and Animal Husbandary Minister VHangkhanlian inspected Agriculture office at Wangbal, DistrictAgriculture office, Thoubal, District Agriculture office atPorompat, Imphal East and District Agriculture office atLamphelpat, Imphal …

RTI on AG in doldrums

A person who filed an RTI seekinginformation on the proposed appointment of Advocate General ofManipur has been running after various Departments to get theinformation sought Source The Sangai Express

‘Convert organic waste into compost

Conversion of the unused farmand household waste intocompost can reduce 25 30percent usage of the chemicalfertilizer in the agriculturalfields and help in effectivedisposal of waste, said Dr DSYadav, Assistant Director,Regional Centre of OrganicFarming…

CM condemns Kwatha attack

ChiefMinister N Biren Singh todaystrongly condemned the violentattack on Manipur policecommandos by suspectedmilitants at Kwatha Lamkhaiarea along NH 2 of Tengnoupaldistrict Source The Sangai Express

Martial Arts players feted

Martial Arts players who bagged medals andawards at the International UFI martial ArtsChampionship 2017 which was organised atNew Delhi were felicitated at Library and InformationCentre, Kakching Phoushupat Leikaitoday Source The Sangai Express