Seven hurt as groups clash over land dispute

IMPHAL | Dec 16 : At least seven villagers, including three women, were injured as rival group clashed over a disputed land that lies between Haraothel, Kangkokpi district and Senjam Chirang, Imphal West. The clash reportedly broke out around 10 am when villagers of Sejam Chirang went to the disputed area to stop the construction […]

Forget and forgive past mistakes and put in collective effort towards integrity, urges CM

CHURACHANDPUR | Dec 11 : Kuki Students’ Organisation (KSO), Churachandpur today celebrated its golden jubilee with a motto ‘Ever onward: Celebrating 50 years of Excellence Service’, at Peace ground, Tuibong, Churachandpur. The celebration was attended by chief minister of Manipur, N. Biren Singh as chief guest, while minister of Agriculture, Vety and AH, V. Hangkhanlian […]

The district creation headache : Conflicting interests

Roll back district creation decision. This is the United Naga Council and various Naga civil societies of Manipur. No roll back of district creation. This is the call from different CSOs of Kangpokpi district spearheaded by the Kuki Students’ Organisation, Kangpokpi. Caught in the middle is the BJP led Government. Not a comfortable position by […]

Viewing through one’s community : The tragedy of Manipur

24 hours total shutdown called by the Kuki Students’ Organisation, Sadar Hills. A sit-in protest called by the National Sports University Haraothel Protection Committee and the Senjam Khunou and Senjam Chirang Joint Development Committee at the time the total shutdown was on. At centre of it all is the decision of the State Government to […]

Politics of Palal murder case and cries for equal justice for all

Mangboi Haokip While the actions taken by the Police in the murder case of Haokip Students’ Organisation (HSO) president, Letkholal Haokip alias Palal, 37, are praiseworthy, there is an escalating voice of dissent and resentment in the community as to why no such actions are taken in other murder cases and how some vested interests […]

Many protest change of Chief Secy

MOIRANG, Jul 6 : Taking strong exception to the decision of the BJP led State Government to replace Chief Secretary O Nabakishore, who is a native of Manipur, with RR Rashmi, different voice of protest has been raised at Bishnupur with womenfolk staging a sit-in-protest at Ningthoukhong Keithel and staging protest march. Incidentally O Nabakishore […]

KSO-J&T seeks clarification

IMPHAL, March 28: The Kuki Students’ Organization – Jiri & Tamenglong (KSO-J&T) Branch has sought clarification from a local daily and concerned railway authorities (NF Railway) regarding the publication of Railway Station’s name at Vangai Chungpao as Dolakhal which falls under Tousem Sub-Division, Tamenglong district on March 22 last. The organization in a statement reiterated