SoO groups in the news for wrong reasons : CCpur uproar and others

Armed groups making it to the news is an accepted thing. Not taking names, but so many armed groups are in the news on a regular basis, whether it is a statement issued by them, whether it is about an arrest or two, whether it is a rebuttal to the claims made by the police […]

Liezietsu wins by poll

Kohima, August 03 2017: Former Nagaland Chief Minister and ruling Naga People’s Front (NPF) nominee Dr Shurhozelie Liezietsu today won the by-poll to Northern Angami-I Assembly seat. Liezietsu, also NPF president, defeated his only rival, Independent candidate Kekhrie Yhome, by 3468 votes, Kohima Deputy Commissioner and Returning Officer Rajesh Soundararajan announced here. During the election […]

Death of woman at Andro police station ; Four policemen suspended

Imphal, August 03 2017: In connection with the controversial death of Mutum (O) Indira inside the toilet of Andro police station, four police personnel have been placed under suspension. Responding to a call attention motion raised by Opposition Member Kh Joykisan regarding the controversial death, Chief Minister N Biren who is also in charge of […]

Japan offers tech assistance

Imphal, August 03 2017: The Government of Japan has offered technical assistance in implementing certain projects in Manipur in 2018. Under its technical cooperation programme, the Government of Japan wrote to the Ministry of Finance, Department of Economic Affairs offering technical assistance in certain areas. Subsequently, the Ministry of Finance wrote to the State Government […]

One held for uploading photo

Imphal, August 03 2017: Cyber Crime Unit Imphal West, today, arrested a 28 year old individual for uploading the photos of a woman and her daughter on the social media site, Facebook, along with a caption tarnishing the reputation of the victims and outraging the modesty of women in society. According to a reliable source, […]

2nd anniversary of Framework Agreement Shared sovereignty : AN Shimray

Imphal, August 03 2017: With the inking of the Framework Agreement between the NSCN (IM) and Govt of India, the Nagas have entered a new chapter of strengthening the relationships with India through shared sovereignty, stated political commissar, Lt Gen of Naga army GHQs Ningkhan Shimray. N Shimray who is also a permanent member of […]

Demanding local MLA be included in ‘Other Members’ of varsity Bill, Joykisan walks out House gives nod to DM University Bill

Imphal, August 03 2017: Manipur Legislative Assembly today passed the Dhanamanjuri University Bill 2017 paving the way for setting up Dhanamanjuri University under the funding of Ministry of Human Resources Development. The university is to be set up by conglomerating five colleges under Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA). The five colleges are DM College of […]

Tobacco products, food items disposed

Tobacco products and unhealthy food items which were seized from various areas of the district as a part of the 8216 Food Safety and Standard Act 2006 8217 on June 17 and 23 were disposed by the officer of Food Safety Administration, Senapati at ol…

Liezietsu wins by poll

Former Nagaland Chief Minister and ruling Naga People’s Front NPF nominee Dr Shurhozelie Liezietsu today won the by poll to Northern Angami I Assembly seat Source The Sangai Express PTI