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Dy Speaker Preshaw escapes 2nd attack

Deputy Speaker of Manipur Legislative Assembly MK Preshaw Shimray escaped another bid on his life today as suspected militants triggered a powerful blast apparently targeting him at Leingangching near MATA farm under Litan Police Station in Ukhrul dist… Continue reading


Dr Nara takes a dig at Congress

Dismissing contention by the Congress party that on the basis of its 47 MLAs success of the party nominees in the 16th Lok Sabha election is a foregone conclusion, CPI candidate in the Inner MPC Dr M Nara said it will be him who will represent Manipur … Continue reading


IED found near Meinya’s residence

An Improvised Explosive Device IED was found near the residence of Inner Manipur LS MP, Dr Thokchom Meinya who is also a Congress candidate in the ensuing Parliamentary elections in Inner Manipur PC today Source The Sangai Express Continue reading


Cong will get defeated in Inner Manipur, claims Shyamkumar

MLA of Andro A C Th Shyamkumar has said that the Congress Inner Manipur candidate would surely get defeated by securing just about 30,000 votes in the upcoming 16th Lok Sabha election Source Hueiyen News Service Continue reading


NPF alleges booth capturing, demands repoll

Alleging the KNO, an UG organisation under tripartite Suspension of Operation SoO pact with the State and Central Govt, of resorting to booths capturing at polling stations 59 23, 59 24, 59 25 and 59 26, the Naga People’s Front NPF has demanded re … Continue reading


Gaikhangam refutes corruption charges

Reacting to the corruption charges leveled against Okram Ibobi’s Congress Government by BJP leader PB Acharya during an election campaign here yesterday, Deputy Chief Minister and President of MPCC Gaikhangam has said that the BJP should better frame c… Continue reading


EVM destroyed at Lambung, repoll to be recommended

The total turnout of voters in the 16th Lok Sabha election to the Outer Manipur ST Parliamentary Constituency on Wednesday crossed more than 80 percent, according to an official source from the district media centre Source Hueiyen News Service Continue reading


Form 17A scrutiny

As per standing instructions of the Election Commission of India and in pursuance of ECI’s letter No Source Hueiyen News Service Continue reading


JD U candidate demands repoll

Affirming that the polling today was not free and fair, JD U candidate Lien Gangte has demanded re poll Source The Sangai Express Continue reading


SoO cadres allow to vote,but many left fuming

For the first time in the electoral history of Manipur, underground cadres belonging to the Kuki outfits under the tripartite agreement of Suspension of Operation SoO with the Central and State Government exercised their adult franchise in the parlia… Continue reading


8th Mami Numit held Noren conferred Award

The 8th Mami Numit came to a close today with presentation of The Best Film Journalist Award to Ningombam Noren, former sub editor of The Sangai Express Manipuri and bureau chief of Impact TV at MFDC Auditorium Source The Sangai Express Continue reading


Polling held under tight security in Tamenglong

Out of the 158 polling stations in Tamenglong district, over 87 percent of the voters cast their ballots in 96 polling stations today to elect one candidate of their choice to represent them from the reserved Outer Manipur Parliamentary Constituency in… Continue reading


An interview with Sarangthem Manaobi

Sarangthem Manaobi aka Khoiranthaba is the Trinamool Congress candidate contesting the 16th Lok Sabha election in Inner Manipur Parliamentary Constituency Source Hueiyen News Service Continue reading


Kangpokpi votes peacefully, SoO cadres join hustings

Denizens of 46 Saikul ST , 50 Kangpokpi Gen and 51 Saitu ST assembly constituencies today cast their votes peacefully for the II Outer Manipur PC today Source The Sangai Express Continue reading


RK Imo’s reception programme

The Sagolband Block Congress Committee has organised a reception programme for MLA RK Imo, who recently merged with the INC, today at Keishamthong Kabui Khul Community Hall Source The Sangai Express Continue reading


K Zou alleges

Aam Aadmi Party AAP candidate K Zou alleged that one ADC member from the Congress party identified as one Kamsuanlun assaulted a district council teacher by the name of Kaiminthang at a poling station in Mandop Leikai, Churachandpur today Source T… Continue reading


Birth of Manipuri cinema recalled

The birth of Manipuri cinema was celebrated under the name Mani Numit at Manipur Film Development Corporation MFDC auditorium hall here today Source Hueiyen News Service Newmai News Network Continue reading


ACAUT hails move for NNG formation

Against Corruption and Unabated Taxation ACAUT has lauded move to form a single ‘Naga National Government’ by the the NSCN IM, NSCN Khole and NNC FGN Source Hueiyen News Service Newmai News Network Continue reading


Polling peaceful, but complaints for repoll abound in Ukhrul

Polling in the three Parliamentary constituencies of Ukhrul for the 16th Lok Sabha passed off by and large peacefully on Wednesday with no poll related violence reported from anywhere and the voters’ turn out in the district has been provisionally pegg… Continue reading


Preshaw ambushed fearing defeat in election Gaikhangam

Deputy Chief Minister Gaikhangam has said that the ambush on Deputy Speaker of Manipur Legislative Assembly MK Preshaw at Litan might have been carried out by NPF in fear of defeat in this Lok Sabha election Source Hueiyen News Service Continue reading