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Shillong journalists march against attack on media fraternity

Shillong journalists march against attack on media fraternity

SHILLONG | Apr 19 : The silent protest taken out by the media fraternity along the streets of Shillong on Thursday spoke volumes about unity of the media which came out in strong condemnation against an attack on one of their own. This silent march which.....

Rally in Imphal demanding native Chief Secretary

Rally in Imphal demanding native Chief Secretary

IMPHAL | Apr 17 : Various student organizations, both from the hill districts and valley districts of Manipur, carried out a protest rally today in the streets of Imphal demanding the appointment of ‘native IAS officer as Chief Secretary of Manipur’. The.....

Mizoram Hmar outfits lay down arms

Mizoram Hmar outfits lay down arms

AIZAWL | Apr 13 : Over 100 cadres of Hmar People’s Convention (Democratic) faction led by H. Zosangbera today laid down their arms in Mizoram following the peace accord signed with the State Government of Mizoram on April 2. The “arms laying down or home.....

ATSUM rally postponed

IMPHAL | Apr 9 : The All Tribal Student Union, Manipur (ATSUM) said that the proposed rally on the ‘demand for native Chief Secretary’ has been postponed to April 17. Earlier it was scheduled for April 10. It is worth mentioning here that, various studen.....

Tribal leaders meet Manipur Governor

IMPHAL | Apr 6 : Tribal leaders from All Tribal Students’ Union Manipur (ATSUM) and All Manipur Tribal Union (AMTU) discussed with the Governor on the Agricultural Produce and Livestock Marketing (promotion and facilitation) Bill, 2018 today. ATSUM Presi.....

United Naga Council appeals Governor not to give her assent

SENAPATI | Mar 31 : The United Naga Council (UNC) appealed Dr Najma Heptullah, the Governor of Manipur, not to give her assent to “The Manipur Agriculture Produce and Live stock Marketing (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill, 2018” passed on February 23, 201.....

ATSUM appeals for chief secretary

IMPHAL | Mar 30 : The All Tribal Student Union, Manipur (ATSUM) appealed the government to appoint a “deserving senior most local IAS officer” as next Chief Secretary of Manipur, saying it will bring peace and development in the State. ATSUM General Sec.....

RAMO strongly oppose

IMPHAL | Mar 25 (NNN) : The Maring civil organizations strongly opposed the proposed for creation of new sub-division headquarters at Sita village. Rilram Area Maring Organisation (RAMO), Maring Yanglu Khobung Organisation (MAYAKHO), Khole Bungbi Develop.....

Global Liangmai Forum appeals

IMPHAL | Mar 17 (NNN) : Global Liangmai Forum (GLF) appealed the State Government of Manipur to allot sufficient fund for the development of roads in Tamei sub division of Tamenglong district, as and when the Central Government releases the Rs 30,000 cror.....

Conrad elated as Modi awards Meghalaya for growth in agriculture

SHILLONG | Mar 17 : Beaming with pride was Chief Minister, Conrad Sangma as he received an award conferred upon Meghalaya by Prime Minister, Narendra Modi in recognition of the growth that the state has shown in the agricultural sector. Dedicating the aw.....

Activists observe international day of action for rivers

Activists observe international day of action for rivers

IMPHAL | Mar 14 : Slogans such as “Protect our rivers”, “Save Thoubal River”, “Save our future” were used as people marched along the Thoubal River today where a huge dam has been constructed by the government amid protest from the people. A group of peo.....

Neiphiu Rio wins trust vote

KOHIMA | Mar 13 (NNN) : Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio won Trust Vote in the 13th Nagaland Legislative Assembly today. Rio got 33 votes in the 60-member legislative assembly. Neiphiu Rio is leading the People’s Democratic Alliance (PDA) Government which is th.....

NIA summons TR Zeliang; NPF reacts to NIA summon to TR Zeliang

DIMAPUR | Mar 12 : National Investigation Agency (NIA) summoned former Nagaland Chief Minister, TR Zeliang, who is also the Leader of the Opposition in the Nagaland Legislative Assembly in connection with the alleged extortion case of the NSCN-K. The NIA .....

Rio distributes portfolios

KOHIMA | Mar 12 (NNN) : After much delay, the Neiphiu Rio led People’s Democratic Alliance (PDA) government has distributed portfolios to the cabinet ministers today. Chief Minister Neiphui Rio will also hold the portfolios of Finance, also in-charge of .....

Intense form of agitation will be launched

IMPHAL | Mar 11 (NNN) : The All Tribal Student Union, Manipur (ATSUM) said late tonight that “intense form of agitation will be launched in the entire hill districts if the charter of demands of the tribal student body are not met within March 2018 as ass.....

Tripartite talks on March 22

SENAPATI | Mar 1 (NNN) : The tripartite talks on the Manipur district creation issue will be held on March 22. Accordingly, the United Naga Council (UNC) has received the formal invitation for the talks from the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), Government .....

NPF lodges complaint against NDPP-BJP alliance

DIMAPUR | FEB 26 : The Naga People’s Front (NPF) has lodged complaint with the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) against the NDPP-BJP alliance for the alleged violation of Model Code of Conduct of election today. According to the NPF, the NDPP-BJP alliance h.....

ATRPFM appeals

IMPHAL | Feb 25 (NNN) : The All Tribal Rights Protection Forum, Manipur (ATRPFM) appealed the State Government of Manipur not to recommend for the inclusion of Meitei/Meetei in the ST list of India. The ATRPFM also appealed the Government of Manipur not t.....

Neiphiu Rio’s resignation accepted by Lok Sabha Speaker

DIMAPUR | Feb 23 (NNN) : Speaker of the Lok Sabha, Sumitra Mahajan has accepted the resignation of Neiphiu Rio as MP with effect from February 22, 2018. This was informed by the joint secretary, Lok Sabha Secretariat, in a letter addressed to the former c.....

JCCTOM submits memorandum

IMPHAL | Feb 22 (NNN) : The Joint Co-ordination Committee of Tribal Organisations Manipur (JCCTOM) has submitted a memorandum to the Prime Minister of India apprising him not to pay heed to the demand for the inclusion of Meitei/Meetei in the Scheduled Tr.....

‘Beware of the onslaught of alien forces’

KOHIMA | Feb 21 : “A day may come when the unique identity of the Nagas and their faith could be destroyed by forces alien to the Naga people unless we stand firm, speak the truth and protect and preserve our identity and faith”, said NPF President, Dr. S.....

Tripartite talks

SENAPATI | Feb 21 : The next round of tripartite talks on the district creation issue slated for February 23 is likely to be deferred for few more days. Sources said that there are various factors, including the ongoing Manipur legislative assembly sessio.....

Don’t let money over-power our identity: Dr Shurhozelie

DIMAPUR | Feb 19 : With barely a week to go before Nagaland goes to the polls, President of the Naga People’s Front (NPF), Dr. Shürhozelie Liezietsu today called upon the Naga people to choose between “preserving our identity and money”. “We should not.....

Rio assures to restore good governance in Nagaland; ‘Better changes are coming’

KOHIMA | Feb 17 : Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) Chief Ministerial candidate Neiphiu Rio exuded confidence that with God’s blessings and the people’s support, the NDPP-BJP Alliance would storm to power with an absolute majority and vowed .....

NDPP bereft of programmes and policies: TR Zeliang

DIMAPUR | Feb 17 : Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang said the newly floated political party Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) is totally bereft of programmes and policies for the people of Nagaland and that “its one-point Manifesto for the .....

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How unregistered weapons were procured for fake encounters and surrender dramas, Naib Subedar Ramesh reveals all

Ramesh disclosing to IFP Reporter

IMPHAL | Apr 23 : Naib Subedar Ramesh Chand Sharma of 30th Assam Rifles revealed how weapons were procured clandestinely by the military and para-military to get promotions, many officers took advantage in the name of counter insurgency operations to stag.....

State leaders call for unity on Khongjom Day

Governor Najma Heptullah pays floral tribute

IMPHAL | Apr 23 : On the occasion of historic Khongjom day observance today, state leaders, governor, Najma Heptullah and chief minister, Nongthombam Biren Singh called for unity of different communities residing in the state. The chief minister urged th.....

24-Apr-2018 / A Staff Reporter

CM wants judiciary to deal cyber criminals

IMPHAL | Apr 23 : Chief minister, N. Biren urged to the judiciary estate of the state to take up appropriate measures to deal with cyber criminals of the state. He was delivering the chief guest speech today during the closing ceremony of the 5th anniver.....

24-Apr-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Finance department clarifies on Finance Software utilisation

IMPHAL | Apr 23 : Finance department has clarified against the ‘allegations’ published in local papers on the finance software and its utilisation in the department in a press release issued by undersecretary to the government of Manipur, Aribam Amarjit S.....

24-Apr-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Heisnam Basantakumar Award, 2018 conferred to Keisham Priyokumar

Th. Radheshyam hands over award to Keisham Priyokumar

IMPHAL | Apr 23 : Education, labour and employment minister Thokchom Radheshyam today, conferred the first Heisnam Basantakumar Award, 2018 to the eminent writer Keisham Priyokumar, popularly known for his story ‘Nongdi Tarakhidarae’. The Heisnam Basant.....

24-Apr-2018 / A Staff Reporter

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