IMPHAL, Aug 17: Some quarters have started asking whether BJP National leaders Ram Madhav and North East Democratic Alliance (NEDA) convenor Himanta Biswa promised two Cabinet berths to the Naga People’s Front (NPF) at the time of forming the coalition Gov-ernment led by Chief Minister N Biren.
IMPHAL, Aug 17: A Division Bench of the, High Court of Manipur consisting of Acting Chief Justice N Kotiswar and Justice Kh Nobin, passed an order regarding the Public Interest Litigation (PIL) case filed by RK Joysana, stating that the condition of Imphal-Jiribam road, in its present state, cannot be considered a proper National Highway owing to the potholes, land-slides, lack of proper drai- nage etc at various points.
KODAIKANAL, Aug 17:Manipur civil rights activist Irom Sharmila married her long-time partner Desmond Coutinho, a British national, under the Special Marriage Act at the Sub-Registrar’s office in Tamil Nadu’s Kodaikanal this morning.
IMPHAL, Aug 17: A rape accused, who was on the run from February last year, surrendered himself before Special Court POCSO Imphal West and has been remanded to Judicial custody till September 1.
The All Tribal Students’ Union Manipur (ATSUM) has today submitted a charter of demands to Chief Minister N Biren.
IMPHAL, Aug 17: The State’s fifth Panchayat general election would be held on October 7 this year. This was announced by State Election Commissioner Th Kaminikumar at the State Election Office, Lamphelpat today.
NEW DELHI, Aug 16:The Union Home Ministry is set to give up its power to impose the ‘disturbed areas’ tag on Assam and Manipur, both ruled by the BJP. The move effectively means it will be the States’ decision to either continue the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) or revoke it.
Imphal, Aug 16 (DIPR):Hundreds of people turned up on the joint Hill Leaders’ Day and Meeyamgi Numit to air their grievances to Chief Minister N Biren Singh at CM’s Secretariat…
NEW DELHI, Aug 16:The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today has given its approval to the scheme of providing Budgetary Support under Goods and Service Tax Regime for the eligible in-dustrial units located in the States of Jammu & Kashmir, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pra-desh and North Eastern States including Sikkim.
IMPHAL, Aug 16:The CorCom has categori-cally stated that all those people who surrendered to the State Government at a home coming ceremony held on August 14 were either black sheep…
IMPHAL, Aug 16: In an attempt to maintain the sanctity of Kangla, the State Home Department has today issued an order for shifting of the Joint Interrogation Cell (JIC) located within 11th Bn Manipur Rifles (IRB complex) located at Kangla to a suitable place.
IMPHAL, Aug 14: Alto-gether 68 militants of six different UG groups inclu-ding hardcore PLA leader Brigadier Jame alias Uttam laid down arms before the Government today.
IMPHAL, Aug 14: Two policemen have been awarded the President’s Police Medal for Disting-uished Service and 13 others have been awarded the Police Medal for Meritorious Ser-vice on Independence Day 2017.