Et tu, Brute: Governance challenge in today’s Manipur

By Amar Yumnam A few weeks ago, I had written in this very column appreciating the commitment and robust attempts by Biren as Chief Minister to bring about real world socio-politico-economic changes in Manipur. I had also written “that Biren is functioning under heavy constraints.” Then I had emphasised the fiscal constraints amongst others that […]

Congress continue protest demanding disclosure of framework agreement

IMPHAL | Dec 2: Former chief minister, O. Ibobi said the public of the state cannot believe the assurance given by Prime Minister, Narendra Modi that the framework agreement will not affect the territorial integrity of the state as the contents of the framework agreement is still kept secret. He was addressing a crowd during […]

AMBADA threatens indefinite bandh

IMPHAL | Dec 3 (NNN): The All Manipur Border Area Development Association (AMBADA) has threatened to impose “indefinite Manipur bandh” if the Government does not fulfill its demands. In a statement, AMBADA said it held a meeting today at Moreh town and discussed many problems faced by the general public living in the border areas. […]

Kakmayai village becomes first LED village

THOUBAL | Dec 3: Kakmayai village under Heirok assembly constituency, Thoubal district has become the first village in the State to use LED bulbs, and watch LED TVs in every household. A social entrepreneurship organisation, Mangal Rural had given all the hard work to distribute LED bulbs and TVs to the villagers and declared that […]

Only self-transformation can uplift society: Biswajit

IMPHAL | Dec 3: The newly elected office bearers of Manipur State Panchayat Parishad (MSPP) took oath and promised to perform their duties and responsibilities in sincere and diligent manner at ‘Annual Panchayat Summit’ held at Manipur Panchayat Bhavan, Porompat today. Addressing as chief guest, minister of Works, Power, Rural Development and Panchayati Raj and […]

Johnstone schoolboy surprises all with self-created robot

IMPHAL | Dec 3: A robot called JON 17 was displayed in a Demonstration-cum-Exhibition programme held at New Hall of Johnstone Higher Secondary School yesterday. The robot was made by Thiyam Nandalal, a science stream Class XI student of Johnstone Higher Secondary School. Apart from robots, the boy said he is keen to make things […]

BJP Manipur warns AMWJU chief of legal suit

IMPHAL | Dec 3: BJP Manipur Pradesh today clarified that no BJP member threaten AMWJU president, W. Samjai, on the question of VIP culture in a local electronic media. BJP secretary of administration, R.K. Shivchandra, however, said in a press meet held at its Nityaipat Chuthek office that Samjai defamed his party and he should […]

DGP unveils KFA foundation stone

The foundation stone of Kuki Football Academy was laid this afternoon at D Phaihel village in Kangpokpi by DGP of Manipur in the presence of various other IPS officers, Kuki CSOs leaders, Church leaders, KFA officials and area leaders Source The Sa…

AMBADA states stand

The All Manipur Border Area Development Association AMBADA has threatened to impose 8220 indefinite Manipur bandh 8221 if the Government does not fulfil its demands Source The Sangai Express Newmai News Network

Move out, ZB to Assam Rifles

The Zeliangrong Baudi, Manipur ZB M has served three days’ time deadline to the Assam Rifles to vacate from the compound of Kaimai Baptist Church in Tousem sub division of Tamenglong district Source The Sangai Express Newmai News Network


The Moirang Artists’ Association organised a felicitation ceremony for the artists of Thangjing Art and Culture Academy Moirang who won the 2nd Best Play non Hindi as well as the Best Solo Folk Dance, Best Folk Dance Group and 2nd Best Director for t…

Exgratia for landslide victims given

Keeping up with the spirit of the slogan, Go the Hills and reaching out to the remotest areas and villages, the BJP led Govt today reached out to one of the remotest villages, neighbouring Nagaland State and extended ex gratia to the next of kins of la…