RIMS plunges into a sea of woes

Imphal, August 12 2017: Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) which is fully funded by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India is now quite disoriented and it would have serious impacts on its health care services. The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare was not monitoring RIMS properly and it was […]

CBI forms 5-member team to probe Manipur encounter killings

New Delhi, August 01 2017: The CBI has formed a 5-member team headed by am SP to probe encounter killings in Manipur . The Supreme Court had ordered the investigating agency to probe the alleged fake encounter killings that involve the Army, Assam Rifles, CRPF, BSF and police . A bench of Justices Madan B […]

Will SC’s verdict on Manipur fake encounter killings force the Centre to rethink AFSPA?

Ipsita Chakravarty The Supreme Court’s July 14 judgement on alleged extrajudicial killings in Manipur takes an important institutional step. It recognises the presence of state violence in conflict areas. It also notes that the victims of such violence have no access to justice, which is a basic human right recognised by the Constitution. The public […]

NEFIS welcomes Supreme Court Order directing CBI to conduct Investigation into cases of extra-judicial killings!

NEFIS Welcomes Supreme Court Order Directing CBI To Conduct Investigation Into Cases Of Extra-Judicial Killings! Stand Of Democratic Movement Against Afspa Vindicated! Scrapping Of Afspa By Central Govt. Next Logical Move! North-East Forum for International Solidarity (NEFIS) welcomes the order of Supreme Court directing Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to conduct inquiry into the cases of […]

Cabinet decides to hand over Loktak scam to CBI

Imphal, July 14 2017: In the historic Cabinet meeting held at District Training Centre (DTC) Hall, near DC Office, Churachandpur with Chief Minister N Biren Singh in the chair, the State Cabinet today unanimously resolved to hand over the case of Loktak scam to CBI . After thoroughly examining the projects taken up under Border […]

Breaking: Supreme Court orders CBI probe into Manipur Encounter Killings

The Supreme Court today directed the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to constitute a 5-member team to probe into the Manipur Encounter killings. The Court also directed registration of FIRs in nearly 100 cases. The judgment was passed today by Justices Madan B Lokur and Deepak Gupta. Background The case was filed in the Supreme Court […]

Democracy on trial in Manipur

An ancient kingdom’s tumultuous tryst with destiny By Thounaojam Brinda Manipur became a constitutional democracy in 1947, adopted its own written Constitution on 26th July, 1947. Democratic election by Universal Adult Franchise was held under the Constitution in 1948. Thus, a popular responsible government was formed in the Manipur State Legislative Assembly (MSLA). The King […]

Court revealed on attempts to foil Tulihal drug haul

IMPHAL: Kangjam Ranjit, who was officer in-charge (OC) of the now disbanded Special Investigation Unit (SIU), claimed that on January 11, 2013, he received phone calls from Okram Henry (presently Wangkhei MLA) and Luwangthem Tarpon (advisor to former Chief Minister) of Keishampat Thokchom Leikai on his mobile number, instructed him to call out the SIU […]

Allow Independent Body to Investigate Rs 100-crore Khuman Lampak Scam

An amount of Rs 100 crore was sanctioned in 2013 for renovation work at the Khuman Lampak Sports Complex but four years later, the issue has been changed from renovation to corruption as the Government has been urged to let an independent body probe into what appears to be a scam Imphal, 8 June (Sangai […]

CBI conducts raid over fund misutilization

IMPHAL, Jun 6 : CBI Anti-Corruption Bureau Imphal Branch today conducted raids in five different locations in connection with the ‘misuse’ of Rs 18, 49, 25, 000 sanctioned under the Ministry of Food Processing Industry for construction of an integrated food chain project at Mao Gate.

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CBI conducts raid over fund misutilization

IMPHAL, Jun 6 : CBI Anti-Corruption Bureau Imphal Branch today conducted raids in five different locations in connection with the ‘misuse’ of Rs 18, 49, 25, 000 sanctioned under the Ministry of Food Processing Industry for construction of an integrated food chain project at Mao Gate.

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Court frames charge sheets against all accused in Tulihal case

IMPHAL | May 22: The Special Judge Narcotic Drugs & Psychotropic Substances (ND&PS) Manipur today has framed charged against all the accused persons charge sheeted by the CBI in connection with the infamous Tulihal drug haul case. Also the court has framed charged against former Chief Minster close associate, L Tarpon in connection with the case. […]

Hand over pending PILs to CBI: LOUSAL

IMPHAL | May 13: The Loumee Shinmee Apunba Lup (LOUSAL) staged a sit-in protest today at Keishampat Leimajam Leikai community hall, here today demanding to hand over the pending PILs against various department of the state in the High Court of Manipur to CBI. Speaking to the media LOUSAL president Mutum Churamani said that since culture […]

Arrest warrant issued against 2 accused

Special Court of Narcotic Drug and Psychotropic Substance today issued a warrant of arrest against two accused in the Pallel drug case and directed CBI to take up process for announcement of proclamation against both of them. The trial of the case is on in the Court under case number 33 of 2016 with reference […]

Dr Jhalajit case referred to Chief Justice

IMPHAL: A Single Bench of High Court of Manipur on Wednesday passed an order that delinked the bench from the petition filed by 2nd IRB commandant Dr Akoijam Jhalajit Singh, challenging the CBI charge in connection with the BT road firing incident. While decreeing that the petition may be placed before any other Bench, the Single Bench of Justice N Kotiswar Singh, however,stated that […]

Manipur’s N Biren Singh Calls For CBI Scrutiny Into Previous Regime

IMPHAL: The N Biren Singh government in Manipur has started to work on its key poll promise of probing corruption cases and alleged scams in the state. Quick on the heels of four Congress legislators switching over to the party, the BJP-led coalition government decided to ask the CBI to probe the alleged irregularities in […]

Cabinet hands over MDS cases to CBI, revives MST

IMPHAL: Handing over cases related to irregularities in accounts of Manipur Development Society (MDS) to the CBI and revival of Manipur State Transport were among a slew of resolutions adopted by the state cabinet. The cabinet meeting convened Friday decided to restructure MDS, launch probe to expose financial anomalies, and resume service by MST fleets to facilitate economical, efficient, sustainable, affordable and coordinated transport system. […]

Cabinet hands over MDS cases to CBI, revives MST

IMPHAL: Handing over cases related to irregularities in accounts of Manipur Development Society (MDS) to the CBI and revival of Manipur State Transport were among a slew of resolutions adopted by the state cabinet. The cabinet meeting convened Friday decided to restructure MDS, launch probe to expose financial anomalies, and resume service by MST fleets to facilitate economical, efficient, sustainable, affordable and coordinated transport system. […]