Present flood situation in Manipur

Salam Gunakanta Singh (Contd from yesterday) Damage to public infrastructure affects a far greater proportion of the population than those whose homes or businesses are directly inundated by the flood. In particular, flood damage to roads, rail networks and key transport hubs, such as shipping ports, can have significant impacts on regional and national economies. […]

Making their stand known : On collision course

The decision to create the seven new districts cannot be rolled back. This was Chief Minister N Biren a few days back. A party engaged in the tripartite talks is intentionally trying to sabotage the ongoing dialogue on the district creation issue. This was the United Naga Council. The UNC did not name the State […]

CCTV cameras : Final report submitted

Imphal, July 13 2017: The Enquiry Committee, which was constituted to probe into procurement and installation of CCTV cameras at Raj Bhavan, CM’s Bungalow and Khwairamband bazaar areas has submitted its final report to Chief Minister N Biren today. The three-member committee was headed by ADGP Pramod Asthana. Information Technology and Rural Development and Panchayati […]

Over 1000 houses flooded as river bank breaches

Imphal, July 13 2017: Consequent upon breaching of a 200 feet long section of Imphal River bank between Khaidem and Laiphrakpam within Wangoi AC, more than 1000 houses have been flooded and a large number of people have been left homeless . Notably, a large number of people belonging to different localities of Wangoi and […]

34 JE, Dengue cases confirmed till July 10

Imphal, July 13 2017: Altogether 34 cases of Japanese Encephalitis (JE) and Dengue have been confirmed at different places of Manipur since sometime back . Health Services Director Dr N Lokendro, quoting reports collected till July 10, informed that 18 cases of Dengue and 16 cases of JE have been confirmed . The confirmed Dengue […]

From hospital bed Rishang for harmony between hills and valley

Imphal, July 13 2017: Chief Minister N Biren Singh and Works Minister Thongam Biswajit visited ailing ex-CM and ex-MP Rishang Keishing at around 9.30 pm yesterday who is undergoing treatment at RIMS. Other visitors include ex-CM and MLA Okram Ibobi and other Congress MLAs and people from various other political parties . Ex-MLA Victor Keishing, […]

Ongoing dialogue between NSCN (IM) and GoI Naga leaders optimistic of solution

Imphal, July 13 2017: Many Naga leaders are now optimistic that the political dialogue going on between the Government of India and NSCN-IM would finally arrive at a solution shortly . With the Government of India fully convinced that NSCN-IM is one of the biggest armed insurgent groups of the North East region, New Delhi […]

Maoist warns corrupt Congress MLA

The Maoist Communist Party Manipur has alleged that a Congress legislator from Greater Imphal area and relative of the state’s chief minister is soliciting money from numerous individuals offering government jobs and appointment to key posts Source …

NIA files charge sheet

The National Investigation Agency NIA filed a charge sheet against the commander in chief of KCP Poirei Khoirom Ranjit and two other individuals before the Special NIA Court, Patiala House, New Delhi, on July 10 Source The Sangai Express

CCTV cameras Final report submitted

The Enquiry Committee, which was constituted to probe into procurement and installation of CCTV cameras at Raj Bhavan, CM’s Bungalow and Khwairamband bazaar areas has submitted its final report to Chief Minister N Biren today Source The Sangai Expr…