Remorse over Word War-II Imphal bombings

Ambassador promises Japan’s help in State’s socio-economic development projects IMPHAL | May 21: Japanese Ambassador to India Kenji Hiramatsu expressed “remorse” to those killed during Japanese bombing at Khurai Chingangbam Leikai mandop during Second World War. The official paid floral tributes today to a memorial site constructed next to the mandop. Japanese planes bombed Imphal three […]

Rights activists ask oil team to leave Manipur

IMPHAL | May 21 : Youth Forum for Protection of Human Rights (YFPHR) today condemned the oil survey conducted at Khaidem Loukol, Imphal West district by Asian Oilfield Service Limited (AOSL) and urged that the exploration and survey process should be stopped immediately. Speaking to the media persons at its Palace Compound office, T Shadishkanta Sharma, […]

Minister warns against sub-standard works

IMPHAL | May 21: Education minister, Th Radheshyam said stringent action will be taken against those who have failed to adhere to the prescribed norms in building school infrastructure under Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA), Education Guarantee Scheme (EGS) and Alternative and Innovative Education (AIE). This was stated by the minister during inspection tour in Ukhrul. He […]

Biren Cabinet extends disturbed tag for 6 months

Surrender cum rehabilitation policy revised. The State Cabinet has approved extension of disturbed area status in the State excluding the Imphal Municipal areas for another six months in a meeting held late afternoon in the Cabinet hall of the CM’s Secretariat with Chief Minister N Biren Singh in the chair. The Cabinet has also approved […]

“Tribal martyrs” burial

Information and publicity wing of the Joint Action Against Anti-Tribal Bills (JACAATB) announced the plan for burial of the “tribal martyrs” on May 24. CHURACHANDPUR | May 21 : Information and publicity wing of the Joint Action Against Anti-Tribal Bills (JACAATB) announced the plan for burial of the “tribal martyrs” on May 24. It was announced […]

Ibobi calls for peace on anti-terrorism day

IMPHAL | May 21 : Manipur PCC today observed Anti-Terrorism Day at Congress Bhavan on the death anniversary former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi. Speaking to media, former Chief Minister Okram Ibobi said the party observed the day in memory of the former Prime Minister who was assassinated on May 21, 1991. The day is observed as […]

Widows of Manipur’s extra-judicial killings are foot soldiers in campaign for justice – The Shillong Times

Widows of Manipur’s extra-judicial killings are foot soldiers in campaign for justice
The Shillong Times
Hangzo’s death had become another statistic in the decades-old separatist insurgency in Manipur where security forces are armed with a law, even older than the insurgency, which gives them wide powers to raid homes, detain suspects and even kill on …

Japan to invite 25 people from Manipur and Nagaland to visit country: Kenji – E-Pao.net

Japan to invite 25 people from Manipur and Nagaland to visit country: Kenji
E-Pao.net
Japan’s Ambassador to India, Kenji Hiramatsu, who was on a state visit to Manipur to attend the 73rd anniversary commemoration of the Battle of Imphal (WWII), informed that the Japanese government would be inviting at least 25 persons from Manipur and …

Clarifies

Hijam Dinesh, an electrical technician from Thongjao Awang Leikai, has clarified that Ksh Suresh Singh, who worked as a junior bill clerk of Sugnu subdivision, was wrongly charged and suspended by the Managing Director, MSPDCL, as per the complaint of …

Public meet discusses peace talk

A public meeting was held today at Laishram Khulem Leikai community hall, Naoremthong on the ongoing political dialogue between Government of lndia and NSCN IM, and its possible impacts on Manipur Source The Sangai Express

Rice distributed

Manipur Legislative Assembly Speaker Y Khemchand distributed four months worth of rice grains under the National Food Security Act to the people of Singjamei Kendra today Source The Sangai Express

MPCC observes AntiTerrorism Day

Commemorating the 26th death anniversary of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, Anti Terrorism Day was observed by Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee at Congress Bhavan, BT Road today Source The Sangai Express

Association threatens stir

Standard Youth Development Association SYDA has warned of launching intense agitation if the authority concerned fails to repair Mutum Phibou Yumnam Huidrom road at the earliest Source The Sangai Express