Locals block Uripok Kangchup road demanding justice for Pravish Chanam

IMPHAL | Dec 14 : Demanding justice for late Pravish Chanam, who died in mysterious circumstances in Uttar Pradesh ,irate locals of Naoremthong and Uripok blocked the Uripok Kangchup road for around one hour today at Naoremthong area. The road remained blocked from around 2.30 pm near Naoremthong bridge crossing after staging a sit-in protest. […]

Tulihal drug haul case deferred

IMPHAL |Nov 23 : The case hearing of the Tulihal drug haul case in which Wangkhei MLA, O. Henry who is a close relative of former chief minister, O. Ibobi, and another man L. Tarpon are allegedly involved, has been postponed to December 11. According to a reliable source the investigating officer of the case, […]

Special judge records IO’s statement in Pallel drug haul case

IMPHAL | Nov 22: Special Judge Narcotic Drugs & Psychotropic Substance (NDandPS) Manipur today recorded statement of the investigating officer of CBI who appeared as CBI witness in connection with the absconding of two accused person involved in the infamous Pallel drug hauled case involving former PRO, PIB Defence Wing, Imphal Ajay Choudhury. The IO […]

Rethinking Japan’s Investment in Manipur

By Jiten Yumnam Development financing by International Financial Institutions such as the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the World Bank (WB), the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has become more intense in Manipur in recent years. India’s Look East or Act East policy has further facilitated the intrusion and investment of such financial institutions. The ADB […]

Following directives from Supreme Court CBI registers ‘encounter’ cases

Imphal, October 13 2017: CBI, SC-III, New Delhi today registered two cases regarding two incidents of alleged fake encounter and submitted a report to the CJM, Imphal East with a prayer to instruct the Investigation Officers of the two police stations concerned to keep the case records safe and intact . The two cases have […]

More demand facts in death of Pravish Rope in CBI slogan raised

IMPHAL, Sep 23 : More than 30 student organisations came together and jointly staged a mass protest demanding justice in the ‘mysterious murder’ of Pravish Chanam and against the inaction of the police in the disappearance case of Taorem Bitoo under the initiative of Manipur Students’ Association, Delhi in front of UP Bhawan, SP Marg, New Delhi on September 21.

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Condemn the attitude of Noida Police

MSAD strongly condemn the attitude of Noida Police for not taking immediate action on the missing report of a Manipuri Student. Pravish Chanam a 22 year old student from Manipur went missing from a concert at Greater Noida from September 8th 2017. A missing report was filed on 9th at knowledge park police station, Noida […]

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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