Mapithel dam controversy : Forest perspectives

Jajo Themson Introduction : Almost all the development interventions especially mega projects interweave dimensional devastation of forest and its resources. There is intrinsic relationship between Forest and indigenous people in terms of social & cultural and economic that sustains their survival throughout different stages of their life. Nature produces the grass we use to feed […]

Jajo Themson Introduction : Almost all the development interventions especially mega projects interweave dimensional devastation of forest and its resources. There is intrinsic relationship between Forest and indigenous people in terms of social & cultural and economic that sustains their survival throughout different stages of their life. Nature produces the grass we use to feed […]

Coming out against party hopping :: Ibobi bang on target

Coming out strongly against party hopping and former Chief Minister O Ibobi must surely know what he was talking about when he lashed out at politicians who have been party hopping, especially after the recent Assembly election result was announced. Just take a look at the statistics after the result of the recent Assembly election […]

Coming out strongly against party hopping and former Chief Minister O Ibobi must surely know what he was talking about when he lashed out at politicians who have been party hopping, especially after the recent Assembly election result was announced. Just take a look at the statistics after the result of the recent Assembly election […]

Roveinai Poumai First Naga lady pilot from Manipur

Imphal, August 21 2017: She is flying high, she is reaching for the sky – these are not just mere phrases but they are actually true for Roveinai Poumai, the first Naga lady pilot from Manipur. It is indeed a proud moment for the Naga people of Manipur and Nagaland to get their first lady pilot […]

Imphal, August 21 2017: She is flying high, she is reaching for the sky – these are not just mere phrases but they are actually true for Roveinai Poumai, the first Naga lady pilot from Manipur. It is indeed a proud moment for the Naga people of Manipur and Nagaland to get their first lady pilot […]

TR Zeliang bats for inclusiveness in final pact

Dimapur, August 21 2017: Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang has expressed hope that the Government of India would work out a formula for “inclusiveness” and that all “stakeholders” would be taken into account before signing of the final Framework Agreement, according to the Nagaland Chief Minister’s Office. TR Zeliang said this during his meeting with […]

Dimapur, August 21 2017: Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang has expressed hope that the Government of India would work out a formula for “inclusiveness” and that all “stakeholders” would be taken into account before signing of the final Framework Agreement, according to the Nagaland Chief Minister’s Office. TR Zeliang said this during his meeting with […]

Banking with SBI at Somsai, an ordeal for Ukhrul denizens

Ukhrul, August 21 2017: To thousands of customers/clients who bank with the SBI in Ukhrul going to and fro to the bank and return can be an ordeal as the bank is located within the 27 AR campus at Somsai and the people have to face numerous inconveniences of going to the high security area. […]

Ukhrul, August 21 2017: To thousands of customers/clients who bank with the SBI in Ukhrul going to and fro to the bank and return can be an ordeal as the bank is located within the 27 AR campus at Somsai and the people have to face numerous inconveniences of going to the high security area. […]

KSA calls 48 hrs bandh from Aug 23

Imphal, August 21 2017: Alleging harsh actions by the State Government against its volunteers and the students demanding protection of the indigenous people, the Kangleipak Students Association (KSA) has called a 48 hour State wide bandh from midnight of August 23 till midnight of August 25. A press release issued by the president of KSA, […]

Imphal, August 21 2017: Alleging harsh actions by the State Government against its volunteers and the students demanding protection of the indigenous people, the Kangleipak Students Association (KSA) has called a 48 hour State wide bandh from midnight of August 23 till midnight of August 25. A press release issued by the president of KSA, […]

Manipur youth drowns in Delhi’s lake

New Delhi, August 21 2017: A youth out on a morning walk with his friends drowned at Hauz Khas lake after allegedly jumping into take a dip. The 21-year-old named Horthan had come to Delhi from Manipur last month in search of a job. Delhi Police said they are probing if it is a case […]

New Delhi, August 21 2017: A youth out on a morning walk with his friends drowned at Hauz Khas lake after allegedly jumping into take a dip. The 21-year-old named Horthan had come to Delhi from Manipur last month in search of a job. Delhi Police said they are probing if it is a case […]

Less than 6 pc villages have access to potable water

Imphal, August 21 2017: Notwithstanding the ambitious target set by the State Government to ensure that all households have access to potable water by 2022, only 166 villages/habitations out of the total 2870 have access to reliable potable water supply facilities till now. Given this sorry figure which has been compounded by financial constraints and […]

Imphal, August 21 2017: Notwithstanding the ambitious target set by the State Government to ensure that all households have access to potable water by 2022, only 166 villages/habitations out of the total 2870 have access to reliable potable water supply facilities till now. Given this sorry figure which has been compounded by financial constraints and […]

2 Day Workshop on Youth leadership concludes

2 Day workshop on the theme Young Volunteers of Manipur Constructive Work and Social Leadership organised by Society for Human Welafre and Education Kshetri Chandam Leikai under the supervision of Gandhi Smirti Darshan Samiti, New Delhi, which began …

2 Day workshop on the theme Young Volunteers of Manipur Constructive Work and Social Leadership organised by Society for Human Welafre and Education Kshetri Chandam Leikai under the supervision of Gandhi Smirti Darshan Samiti, New Delhi, which began yesterday at Manipur Press Club concludes today Source IT News

Sit in protest staged

Students of Ningthoukhong Higher Secondary School held a sit in protest in connection with the lack of sufficient teachers in the school, failure to get the required teachers and the overall lack of proper infrastructure Source The Sangai Express

Students of Ningthoukhong Higher Secondary School held a sit in protest in connection with the lack of sufficient teachers in the school, failure to get the required teachers and the overall lack of proper infrastructure Source The Sangai Express

PM meets BJP CMs

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP Chief Amit Shah met Chief Ministers and Deputy Chief Ministers of all BJP ruled states in New Delhi today evening and took stock of development and social welfare work being done Source IT News Agency

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP Chief Amit Shah met Chief Ministers and Deputy Chief Ministers of all BJP ruled states in New Delhi today evening and took stock of development and social welfare work being done Source IT News Agency

China tension to end soon, says Home Minister Rajnath Beijing delivers angry comment

Days after footage emerged of Indian and Chinese soldiers fighting at the border at Sikkim, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that the confrontation will end soon Source The Sangai Express NDTV

Days after footage emerged of Indian and Chinese soldiers fighting at the border at Sikkim, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that the confrontation will end soon Source The Sangai Express NDTV

Rio blames Shurhozelie for the fiasco in NPF

Lone Member of Lok Sabha from Nagaland, Neiphiu Rio has alleged that the dictatorial, autocratic and undemocratic actions of Dr Source IT News

Lone Member of Lok Sabha from Nagaland, Neiphiu Rio has alleged that the dictatorial, autocratic and undemocratic actions of Dr Source IT News

KLNP loses 9 pc thickness annually

The floating biomass phumdi of Keibul Lamjao National Park KLNP which is the only natural habitat of the rare and endangered Sangai is becoming thinner by 9 per cent every year Source The Sangai Express

The floating biomass phumdi of Keibul Lamjao National Park KLNP which is the only natural habitat of the rare and endangered Sangai is becoming thinner by 9 per cent every year Source The Sangai Express

Plastic carry bags banned

Under Section 4 of the Plastic Waste Management Rule, 2016 notified by Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change, the State Government has ordered complete ban on the use of plastic carry bags of less than 50 microns in thickness with immedia…

Under Section 4 of the Plastic Waste Management Rule, 2016 notified by Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change, the State Government has ordered complete ban on the use of plastic carry bags of less than 50 microns in thickness with immediate effect Source The Sangai Express

Woman UG cadre, drug peddler held

mphal East district police personnel arrested a 50 year old woman member of KCP Military Joint Council and a drug peddler with around Rs 1 Source The Sangai Express

mphal East district police personnel arrested a 50 year old woman member of KCP Military Joint Council and a drug peddler with around Rs 1 Source The Sangai Express

MP inspects relief camps, extends aid

BJP, Manipur in charge Prahlad Singh Patel visited many relief camps at Moirang and interacted with the victims who have been affected by the recent flood which subsequently raised the water level of Loktak lake and flooded its neighbouring areas So…

BJP, Manipur in charge Prahlad Singh Patel visited many relief camps at Moirang and interacted with the victims who have been affected by the recent flood which subsequently raised the water level of Loktak lake and flooded its neighbouring areas Source The Sangai Express

Cyber Crime police lauded

A citizen has lauded the prompt efforts taken up by Manipur Cyber Crime police in catching an individual accused of making explicit phone calls and has urged the people of the State to approach the Cyber Crime police in any case of digital harassment a…

A citizen has lauded the prompt efforts taken up by Manipur Cyber Crime police in catching an individual accused of making explicit phone calls and has urged the people of the State to approach the Cyber Crime police in any case of digital harassment and abuse Source The Sangai Express

Public discussion on drug abuse held

As part of its continuing measures to root out intoxicant substances from the State, Coalition Against Drugs amp Alcohol CADA organised a public discussion on the theme 8220 Nisana khunaida piba cheitheng amasung masibu thingbada meeyamgee thouda…

As part of its continuing measures to root out intoxicant substances from the State, Coalition Against Drugs amp Alcohol CADA organised a public discussion on the theme 8220 Nisana khunaida piba cheitheng amasung masibu thingbada meeyamgee thoudang 8217 at Yumnam Huidrom Makha Leikai community hall, Imphal West district yesterday Source The Sangai Express

Malem Pafal Flag hoisted

Titular king, Leishemba Sanajaoba along with the people, hoisted the Malem Pafal flag at Kangla Laifamlel at exactly 7 Source The Sangai Express

Titular king, Leishemba Sanajaoba along with the people, hoisted the Malem Pafal flag at Kangla Laifamlel at exactly 7 Source The Sangai Express