In the quaint leikai : Village of Kwatha

Arambam Kapil Introduction : Students of political science must be familiar with the terms like ‘Nation-State’ and ‘City-State’. Both of these organised political bodies are interchangeably called a country or simply a nation, though there are subtle differences as in the former is a term that we use every day for a political body defined […]

Also nail those who gave the order : SC cracking the whip

Focus should be on those who gave the orders to kill, in addition to those personnel who were just following those instructions. Nobody would fault Executive Director of Human Rights Alert, Babloo Loitongbam for airing this line of thought more particularly in the aftermath of the explosive confession of former Head Constable of the Manipur […]

Judiciary must strive to win people’s trust, says CM Biren

Imphal, July 16 2017: Chief Ministerhas said that judiciary must strive to win people’s trust to keep democracy vibrant. He was speaking at the inauguration function of a Family Court held at Thoubal District Level Officers’ Complex today. The function was organised by the Law and Legislative Affairs Department . Speaking as chief guest, the Chief […]

Pull them up, demands MPP

Imphal, July 16 2017: The Manipur People’s Party has demanded strict action against the contractors and PWD engineers concerned who have failed to maintain quality works regarding the construction of Khewa bridge over the Iril river at Top Moirang Kampu . A press release issued by the working president (Administration) of MPP stated that MPP leaders […]

CM announces Rs 10 cr corpus fund for scribes

Imphal, July 16 2017: Chief Minister N Biren has announced that an amount of Rs 10 crore has been sanctioned as corpus fund for the Manipur State Journalists Welfare Scheme . He was speaking as chief guest at the 35th foundation day of evening daily Kangleipakki Meira held today at Mongsangei Konjeng Leikai . After the […]

JCB doubles up as ambulance, patient dies on way to hospital

Kangpokpi, July 16 2017: After the shameful incidents in where a man had to carry the dead body of his wife or daughter after being denied a mortuary van sometime back in Odhisa or Bihar, pictures of a sick man, carried by a JCB to the hospital and who died on the way has gone viral […]

Water recedes, disease outbreak looms larg

Imphal, July 16 2017: Even though water level has started receding gradually in many areas of Imphal East district as flood water started flowing out into Imphal River and Kongba River through Nandeibam Uku and Bashikhong Kachipat Uku, many people at different locations have been infected by several water borne and common diseases like flu, diarrhoea […]

CCpur JAC, Mizoram bodies call for separate administration of Zo people ; Campaign held in Delhi to air demand

Imphal, July 16 2017: Leaders of several organizations from Mizoram and leaders of the Joint Action Committee Against Anti-Tribal Bills (JAC-AATB) are now camping in New Delhi for “a separate administrative set up for the tribal people of Outer Manipur including the Zo (Chin-Kuki-Zomi/Mizo) descendants of southern Manipur” . Mangchinkhup, one of the leaders in the […]

Labour card distributed

Hiyanglam AC MLA Dr Radheshyam distributed labour cards issued by Manipur Building and Other Construction Workers Welfare Board at Waikhong Laimanai Shanglen today Source The Sangai Express

Tree Planted

As part of the 68th Van Mahotsav Bharat Swabhiman Trust and Patanjali Yoga Samiti Imphal West District, Chingamakha College Road Youths Development Association and 6th Assam Rifles E Coy of Chinga Post today planted tree saplings at Chinga Hill Sourc…

Child falls into river

In an unfortunate incident, locals have been unable to find a one and a half year old child identified as one Thingam Malemnganba Singh s o Thingam Sanatomba of Nungu Mamang Leikai under Sugnu Kendra, after he fell into the river from the Nungu Pombikh…

Notice for 2nd Counselling

As per a notice issued by the Controller of Technical Education, Manipur, some seats are vacant for admission in 1st Year Diploma in Engineering Courses in the Government Polytechnic, Imphal for the academic session 2017 18 Source IT News

Nagaland Political crisis

Kohima, July 16 43 NPF MLAs led by NPF Legislature Party Leader TR Zeliang along with Lok Sabha MP Neiphiu Rio yesterday met Governor PB Acharya and apprised him of the present crisis in the Government Source IT News

Power supply notices

The 100 KVA distribution transformer for Changangei Awang a burnt on July 6 and is being repaired in the MSPDCL workshop, conveyed a press release issued by the Manager, KSD II, MSPDCL, Lamphel Source The Sangai Express