State boxer and coach hospitalised due to food poisoning on-board Azad Hind Express

By Our Sports Reporter Imphal, Nov 2: Three boxers and a coach from Manipur were hospitalised in critical condition due to food poisoning after having water from a uniform crew on-board Indian Railways’ Azad Hind Express between Howrah and Pune. The incident occurred on the evening of October 25 while they were on their way […]

Elections make a mockery of democracy

Ashish Kothari Elections are a violation of democracy. Our once-in-five-years pilgrimage to the voting booth is a mockery of what democracy should actually mean. Aghast? Hold off for a bit on your judgement that I’m off my rocker, anti-national, or in any case not worth reading further. Hear me out. Democracy = demo (people) + […]

Raging debate on ST status for Meiteis : Final say rests with Delhi

How will the inclusion of the Meiteis in the Scheduled Tribe list of the Constitution of India hurt the interest of the different communities, which are already included in the Scheduled Tribe list ? This question is important in the backdrop of the strong voice of opposition, first raised by the All Tribal Students’ Union, […]

NIA Court examines accused in murder of Nongdrenkhomba

Imphal, November 02 2017: The charge hearing of the murder case of PREPAK chairman N Nongdrenkhomba alias Nabachandra and his associate Leishangthem Sanjit, was partly held today, before the Special Court, NIA, Manipur and November 24 has been fixed for further hearing of the charges levelled against the six accused of the case . The charge […]

Mizoram, Manipur and Sikkim amongst safest States for women in India

By Shabana Islam Laskar Guwahati, November 2:  According to the recent findings of Gender Vulnerability Index (GVI) Mizoram, Manipur and Sikkim are the safest places for women after Goa and Kerala. This is the first time that GVI has come up with a research report which analyses the Indian States where women are safer or crimes […]

GoI-NSCN (M) talks : CPI smells Supra State model

Imphal, November 02 2017: Large sections of people in Manipur, Assam and Arunachal Pradesh, according to CPI Manipur State Council, have strong apprehension that the Framework Agreement signed between the Government of India and NSCN-IM to work out a solution to the protracted dialogue going on between the two sides may have conceptualised an exclusive administrative […]

BOSEM form submission extended

Last date for submission of registration for external and supplementary candidates for the High School Leaving Certificate Examination, 2018 to the Board of Secondary Examination, Manipur has been extended upto November 10, 2017 with a fine of Rs Sou…

ImphalMoirang stretch to be spruced up

With a view to the Manipur Sangai Festival Nov 21 30 and the North East Development Summit Nov 21 amp 22 , Chief Secretary RR Rashmi has written to all concerned administrative Secretaries to beautify all Government offices and structures located a…

MATSOS demands ST scholarship

The Manipur Tribal Student’s Union Shillong, MATSOS had a meeting today to discuss the issues of ST scholarship for the year 2016 17 which is to be given before the admission process are kept pending though admission process has been completed So…

Open Debating Competition

All Manipur Working Journalists’ Union AMWJU under the sponsorship of MAHUD Department, is organising an open debating competition on November 5, 2017 at Kangla Western Gate at 7 pm said a press release by Secretary General of AMWJU Source IT News

UG cadres apprehended

Acting on a credible information, a combined team of Bishnupur district police commando and 5 J amp K RIF conducted frisking and checking at Wabagai Bazar on October 31 and arrested one active cadre of KCP People War Group , according to a press relea…