Public Convention for Meitei/Meetei Scheduled Tribe status

STDCM “Warepnaba Meepham” Public Convention for Meitei/Meetei Scheduled Tribe status Venue: Iboyaima Sumang Lila Sanglen , Palace Compound Dated : 24/09/2017 Ngasigi meepham na makhagi warepsing asi amata oina yanare. RESOLUTION No 1 Manipur Governemnt na Meitei/Meetei bu ST list ta chalhannaba State Government gi Recommendation Government of India (GOI) da Tang 20/10/2017 faobagi manungda […]

Memorandum submitted to the President of India

Hijam Rajendra Singha, who is the National General Secretary and In-Charge of North East India of the Rashtriya Janhit Sangharsh Party , submitted a memorandum to the President of India, requesting to include Meitei/Meetei Community in the list of the Scheduled Tribe under Article 342(1) of the Indian Constitution. The memorandum was submitted on behalf […]

How Manipur missed internal autonomy and subsequent freedom ! Governor Sir Akbar Hydary (Merger Series-2)

Dr Th Suresh Singh During the important transition period, (i.e. the time British left Manipur after handing over its mantle to Dominion India, 15/8/1947 to 15/10/1949), Sir Akbar Hydary was the Governor of Manipur for most part. The man had a perfect understanding with Manipur Maharaja Bodh Chandra. He liked Manipur very much and hence […]

Since dead man tells no taleā€¦ Truth should be unearthed

Dead man tells no tale. So it is that the truth seems to have disappeared with the body of Pravis Chanam all suggesting that there may be a conspiracy in the decision to dispose the body, even though the fact remains that an FIR had been lodged with Knowledge Park police station. Definitely Pravis Chanam […]

Radheshyam calls for lending support to needy people

Imphal, September 24 2017: The attitude to help and support the downtrodden and poor people makes one a very rich human, for the wealthiest usually fails to provide the needy with their necessity, Education, Labour and Employment Minister Thokchom Radheshyam Singh has stated . The Minister made the statement during the inaugural ceremony of the […]

Mass grave of Hindus found, alleges Myanmar Army

Yangon, September 24 2017: Myanmar’s army said on Sunday that a mass grave of 28 Hindus had been discovered in violence-wracked Rakhine State, blaming the killings on Muslim Rohingya militants . The announcement could not be independently verified in a region that has been seized by communal violence since Rohingya militant raids on August 25 […]

Solar plants illuminate, offer source of income

Imphal, September 24 2017: Apart from lighting their own premises, Grid Connected Rooftop Solar Power Plants (GCRSPP) have succeeded in illuminating a whole locality while the balanced power is sold to the State . This project is being implemented by MANIREDA under the sponsorship of the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) where up […]

Night plaza can help in improving healthy family life : Shyamkumar

Imphal, September 24 2017: With a view to give recreational space to the citizens of Manipur as well as tourists, the State Government will launch a ‘Night Plaza’ along the Kangla moat (eastern half of NH-2 from Raj Bhavan turning to PWD turning) starting from October 2, MAHUD and Town Planning Minister Thounaojam Shyamkumar said […]

Oct 20 deadline set for State Govt to submit recommendation to include Meiteis in ST list .

Constitutional protection need of the hour : STDCM Imphal, September 24 2017: The movement for the inclusion of Meitei/Meetei in the Scheduled Tribe list of India has intensified with today’s public convention setting a deadline to the State Government of Manipur to submit its (State Government) recommendation to the Central Government. As per the resolution […]

FNR bats for reconciliation

After remaining in silence for a long time, Forum for Naga Reconciliation FNR has come out today with an appeal to the leaders of the Naga National Groups to demonstrate political wisdom and statesmanship by turning to the path of Naga reconciliatio…