Sangai Digest

By : Our Staff Reporter

Passport camp

IMPHAL, Feb 19: The Ministry of External Affairs, Govt of India will organise a passport camp at 1st MR Banquet Hall on Feb 24 and 25 from 10am to 4pm. Applicants are required to make online registration for passport at in and pay requisite fee by DD, a statement informed.

20-Feb-2014 / Our Staff Reporter / 2 Comments


Can we complete the whole process for passport application without going to regional office guwahati, at this passport camp at imphal.
How much time it will take, i like to make my passport.

International overdose awareness day observed

IMPHAL, Sep 1: Manipur Community for Empowerment (CONE) observed the International Overdose Awareness Day yesterday at Manipur press Club, Imphal. Speaking on the occasion, CONE president RK Nalinikanta drew State Government’s attention to the State’s ov.....

2-Sep-2014 / Our Staff Reporter / 0 Comments

NSCN-IM asserts

DIMAPUR, Sept 1: The NSCN-IM has advised Sanjay Hazarika headed Centre for North East Studies and Policy Research to be more rationale in choosing resource persons when it comes to speaking on Naga peace process. The NSCN-IM said today that it came to kn.....

2-Sep-2014 / Newmai News Network / 3 Comments

Two UGs, one OGW held

IMPHAL, Sep 1: Based on specific intelligence regarding the movement of a UG cadre, troops of the 16 Assam Rifles of 10 Sector AR under the aegis of Hqs IGAR (South) launched an operation in the general area at Gwaltabi and apprehended one KNLA cadre yest.....

2-Sep-2014 / Our Staff Reporter / 0 Comments

CMO distributes MSIA fund

IMPHAL, Sep 1: Chief Medical Officer Imphal West handed over the third phase of Manipur State Illness Assistance Fund (MSIAF) to 51 beneficiaries today. In a function held at her office, CMO Imphal West S Bimolakumari said that monetary help is given und.....

2-Sep-2014 / Our Staff Reporter / 0 Comments

High School students protest teachers' transfer

THOUBAL, Sep 1: Students and parents of Chakpikarong Government High School and Toupokpi Government High School in Chandel district staged a sit-in-protest against transfer of teachers in mid academic session. During the sit-in-protest, they put up placa.....

2-Sep-2014 / Our Correspondent / 0 Comments

UNC boycotts State Govt

IMPHAL, Sep 1: The United Naga Council (UNC) has decided to boycott the Government of Manipur in all Naga areas with immediate effect. A resolution to this effect was adopted at a presidential council meeting of the UNC held today at Ukhrul prior to the .....

2-Sep-2014 / Our Staff Reporter / 7 Comments

‘President Mukherjee rejected 97 pc of mercy petitions’

NEW DELHI, Sept 1: The Asian Centre for Human Rights (ACHR) in its report, “India: Death Penalty Has No Deterrence” stated that President of India Pranab Mukherjee has rejected 97 percent of the mercy petitions since assuming the office of the President o.....

2-Sep-2014 / Newmai News Network / 0 Comments

The Importance of Being Submissive

Sir, The events that happened in Ukhrul on 30th August 2014 were extremely tragic and the people of Ukhrul are still in shock. What was supposed to be a peace protest and rally quickly turned into one of violence and death. Two young men lost their lives.....

2-Sep-2014 / Sangai Letters / 1 Comments

Post IED blast, Assam Rifles 'evict' two families


IMPHAL, Sep 1: Two families of Old Samtal located close to Myanmar border in Chandel district have been allegedly evicted from the village by Assam Rifles on the charge that the IED blast of August 26 which ripped the village was the handiwork of the two .....

2-Sep-2014 / Our Staff Reporter / 2 Comments

Traditional method of making clothes of the Zeliangrong

(Contd from previous issue) Types of weave: There are three basic weaves namely, plain weave, twill weave and satin weave. (i). Plain weave: The plain weave is also known as calico, tabby, taffeta, or homespun weaves. It is the simplest and most common .....

2-Sep-2014 / Budha Kamei / 0 Comments