Rise of Hindutva in North East: RSS, BJP score in Assam, Manipur but still untested in Arunachal

Editor’s note: In the first of a two-part series Firstpost analyses the rise of the BJP in North East India and the role its ideological parent RSS might have played in this new political trend visible in the region. Linked to the rest of India by the Chicken’s Neck, or the Siliguri Corridor in West […]

BJP, Saitu Mandal draws State Govt’s attention

KANGPOKPI, Mar 31 : Alleging the previous Congress Government of misusing Central sponsored relief fund and schemes, BJP Saitu Mandal today sought the attention of the BJP-led coalition Government to look into the issue and redress the same at the earliest.

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Reaching out to the Naga community BJP should capitalise on this

This is an opportunity which the BJP should not lose. Go all out and capitalise on it. The Sangai Express has already underlined the positives of taking the NPF on board the Government and here is the opportunity to see how to take all communities along with the idea of the Government of Manipur. For […]

Manipur CM, Nongthombam Biren, to apprise Centre about ‘unofficial’ NSCN camps; Hills to be developed on priority

IMPHAL: Manipur chief minister Nongthombam Biren on Friday said he would apprise the Centre about reports of “unofficial designated camps of NSCN(IM) in the state”. The first BJP chief minister of the landlocked state said a report would be soon be compiled about the reported presence of “unofficial designated camps of NSCN (IM) and lawlessness prevailing […]

How to take along the disparate parties Job cut out for BJP

As expected and predicted in this column, it is a hung House, with the BJP managing to clobber up the needed support of other political parties to form the Government. With a score of 21 MLAs, the BJP managed to rope in four MLAs from the NPP, four from the NPF, one from the LJP, […]

On the first day of Bjp-led Govt in Manipur

Chief Minister of Manipur, N Biren Singh, who was sworn-in yesterday along with eight (8) cabinet ministers has convened a meeting with all  his Cabinet Ministers and MLAs to discuss about the ongoing economic blockade of United Naga Council (UNC) in the state. UNC has imposed economic blockade along the national highways 2 and 37 […]

On the first day of Bjp-led Govt in Manipur

Chief Minister of Manipur, N Biren Singh, who was sworn-in yesterday along with eight (8) cabinet ministers has convened a meeting with all  his Cabinet Ministers and MLAs to discuss about the ongoing economic blockade of United Naga Council (UNC) in the state. UNC has imposed economic blockade along the national highways 2 and 37 […]