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Naga Hoho irked by Manipur chief minister’s statement

DIMAPUR | Jul 18 : The Naga Hoho is irked by the recent comment of Manipur Chief Minister, N Biren Singh who had reportedly said, “Will take extreme steps if Naga deal hurts Manipur’s interest”. The Naga Hoho termed this comment as “nonsensical and more o.....

Liangmai book released

IMPHAL | Jul 13 : A book on Liangmai tribe entitled as “Liangmai Lungwangbo Racham khatdi Talungzai” has been released by MLA Awangbow Newmai in Imphal on Thursday. The book is written by Kaikhamang Daimai, retired Joint Director of Tribal Research Instit.....

Senapati proposed bandh withdrawn

SENAPATI | Jun 26 : The Naga People’s Organisation (NPO) has withdrawn its proposed bandh slated for June 27 following the revocation of the transfer of the Superintendent of Police (SP) of Senapati district by the State Government of Manipur. NPO leader.....

Senapati district bandh on June 27

SENAPATI | Jun 25 : Civil society organisations in Senapati district under the aegis of the Naga Peoples’ Organisation (NPO) have announced today to call a 24 hour bandh in Senapati district from 6 am of June 27 in protest against “the Government of Manip.....

TUR warn of agitation if demands remain unfulfilled

SHILLONG | Jun 24 : Workers Power along with Thma U Rangli Juki (TUR) has threatened to resort to various constitutional means of agitation to make the government take notice of the various demands including increasing the minimum wage to Rs. 350 for unsk.....

No official government programme for Yoga Day in Mizoram

AIZAWL | Jun 21 : Even as the whole nation observes International Yoga Day, no official programme was organised under any department of the state government in Mizoram to mark International Yoga Day today. Last year, Mizoram observed the 3rd Internationa.....

UNC chakka bandh

SENAPATI | Jun 18 (NNN) : The United Naga Council (UNC) sponsored 12 hours “chakka bandh” in Naga areas in Manipur has affected traffic flows adversely today. However, there was no report of untoward incident due to the bandh, according to the UNC. The “.....

Normal classes likely to resume from today

IMPHAL | Jun 10 : The impasse of the Indira Gandhi National Tribal University -Regional Campus Manipur (IGNTU-RCM) has been resolved. Following this development, normal classes are likely to resume from June 11. According to the All Tribal Student Union,.....

MoU signed on ‘native’ chief secretary issue

IMPHAL | Jun 9 : A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed today on the “native” chief secretary issue. The MoU was signed by the Democratic Students’ Alliance of Manipur (DESAM), the All Tribal Students’ Union, Manipur (ATSUM), the Apunba Ireipakki .....

Night curfew to continue in Shillong for the second night

SHILLONG | Jun 2 : Deputy Commissioner of East Khasi Hills district, P S Dkhar has informed that the Army has been kept on standby as night curfew will continue for the second night tonight in the entire state capital to prevent any untoward incident. Th.....

Rio assures co-existence with neighbouring states

Neiphiu Rio

DIMAPUR | May 20 : Nagaland chief minister, Neiphiu Rio today said that although the states of the Northeast region may have different background, history and culture, nevertheless, the region is one entity and unless the sister states co-exist with one a.....

IGNTUSU submitted memorandum to CM

IMPHAL | May 15 : The agitating Indira Gandhi National Tribal University Student’s Union Regional Campus of Manipur (IGNTUSU-RCM) has sought the intervention of Manipur Governor, Prof Jagdish Mukhi and Chief Minister, N Biren Singh into the prevailing imb.....

Awareness on child rights held at Noney

A dignitary speaks during the state level awareness programme on child rights

IMPHAL | May 9 : A one-day block level awareness programme on Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012, Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015 and Right to Education (RTE) Act, 2009 organized by All Tribal Rights.....

NPP to go all out for 2019 Lok Sabha polls

SHILLONG | May 9 : The National People’s Party (NPP) is going all out in the upcoming 2019 Lok Sabha polls, having decided to contest all the seats in the North East region. Informing this here on Wednesday, Meghalaya Chief Minister, Conrad Sangma who is.....

Tripartite talks on district creation deferred

SENAPATI | Apr 26 : The next round of tripartite talk on the district creation issue slated for April 27, Friday, has been deferred for few days. Sources informed Newmai News Network this evening that due to some ‘exigencies’ of the Ministry of Home Affa.....

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.....

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Govt suspends mobile internet service for 5 days

IMPHAL | Jul 20 : The Home department this morning has suspended all mobile internet services including social media like facebook, whatsapp for five days to curb rumour mongers, in the wake of the growing protest demanding the removal of Manipur Universi.....

21-Jul-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Congress stages walk-out on first day of monsoon session

5th Assembly session

IMPHAL | Jul 20 : The opposition bench today staged a walk-out on the first day of the 5th Assembly session of 11th Legislative Assembly after the Speaker ruled out the request made by the opposition to extend the monsoon session till next Friday. The op.....

21-Jul-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Leishemba Sanajaoba appeals to Narendra Modi

IMPHAL | Jul 20 : In a letter addressed to Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, the titular king of Manipur, Leishemba Sanajaoba has drawn the attention of the PM to the prevailing issues of the state, and urged him to intervene and take necessary action. San.....

21-Jul-2018 / A Staff Reporter

MUSU to disrupt monsoon session

IMPHAL | Jul 20 : Manipur University Students’ Union (MUSU) has announced it would disrupt the Manipur Legislative Assembly session which commenced today, contending that the House has failed to take a decision to resolve the ongoing Manipur University im.....

21-Jul-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Demands for 7th pay commission recommendation continue

IMPHAL | Jul 20 : The agitation of demanding the implementation of 7th pay commission recommendation in the state, spearheaded by Joint Administrative Council (JAC) of All Manipur Trade Unions Council (AMTUC) and All Manipur Government Employees Organisat.....

21-Jul-2018 / A Staff Reporter


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