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Tribal students to protest today

IMPHAL | Jan 28 In protest against the “agendas” of the Meitei community’s Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee of Manipur (STDCM), the All Tribal Student Union, Manipur (ATSUM) will hold sit-in-protests and rallies in the hill districts in Manipur on Janu.....

‘Tripartite talk’ date rescheduled to January 28

SENAPATI | Jan 19 The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), Government of India, has rescheduled the date for the next round of ‘tripartite talk’ on the district creation to January 28. According to the ‘meeting notice’ issued to the United Naga Council (UNC.....

Come to the hills: ATSUM to catholic institutions

IMPHAL | Jan 15 The All Tribal Student Union, Manipur (ATSUM) has alleged that “some groups in the valley” have been harassing Catholic school authorities in the valley. The ATSUM further alleged that one “valley based underground” outfit has even aske.....

United Naga Council opposes Citizenship Bill

SENAPATI | Jan 15 The United Naga Council (UNC), in its ‘presidential council meeting’ held today at its office in Tahamzam (Senapati), strongly opposed the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill. The meeting deliberated on the issue and pledged to oppose it wit.....

Stop recruitment process of government college principals: ATSUM

IMPHAL | JAN 11 Asserting that the notification issued by Manipur Public Service Commission (MPSC) on January 8, 2019 pertaining to the recruitment of government college principals is a direct affront to the tribal community of Manipur, the All Tribal .....

Naga organisations express views on eve of Modi visit

SENAPATI | Jan 3 Naga organisations have expressed their concerns on the prolonging of the Naga peace talks on the eve of Prime Minister, Narendra Modi visiting Manipur. The Prime Minister will be visiting Manipur on January 4, Friday, and inaugurat.....

Tripartite talk on January 25, 2019

SENAPATI | Dec 19 The next round of tripartite talk on the Manipur district creation issue will be held on January 25, 2019. According to sources from the United Naga Council (UNC), the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), Government of India has invited.....

Tribal languages education dying due lack of State’s patronage, says CTLLSM

IMPHAL | Dec 16 The Council of Tribal Languages & Literature Societies, Manipur (CTLLSM) expressed its concern today “tribal languages education” is likely to phase out soon in Manipur due to lack of State’s patronage and gross negligence by the State .....

NSCN-IM vice president passes away

DIMAPUR | Dec 12 NSCN-IM vice president, General (Retd) Kholi Konyak passed away in New Delhi this afternoon. His exact age is not known. However, NSCN-IM sources said that he was an octogenarian. According to the NSCN-IM sources, General (Retd) Kho.....

Tripartite talk on district creation issue

SENAPATI | Dec 11 The United Naga Council (UNC) has expressed its concern as the Government remains silence on the next round of tripartite talk over the district creation issue. The last round of talk was held on September 1, 2018 in Senapati distr.....

Tripartite talk on district creation issue

SENAPATI | Dec 11 The United Naga Council (UNC) has expressed its concern as the Government remains silence on the next round of tripartite talk over the district creation issue. The last round of talk was held on September 1, 2018 in Senapati distr.....

NSCN-K revokes its decision of unilateral abrogation of Ceasefire

DIMAPUR | Dec 7 The NSCN-K has revoked its decision of “unilateral abrogation” of ceasefire with the Government of India with “immediate effect”. In a joint press note late last night, the NSCN-K statement jointly signed by its chairman Lieutenant G.....

ATSUM warns government

IMPHAL | Dec 6 The All Tribal Students’ Union Manipur (ATSUM) has threatened to take up its own course of measures if the “innocent couple who are victims” of November 27 Iroisemba incident are not compensated “adequately”, and the culprits punished. .....

Indefinite national highway bandh from November 27 night

Newmai News Network IMPHAL | Nov 24 The Thadou Students’ Association, General Headquarters (TSA-GHQ) has announced to impose indefinite bandh in all the national highways in Manipur from the midnight of November 27 in protest against the alleged ass.....

Nagas beyond borders sharing thoughts

Dr Gina Shangkham, the first president of Naga Women Union (NWU) speaking on the occasion

SENAPATI | Nov 23 In the just concluded “Conclave on Naga Journey” at Kaomei village in Senapati district, Naga student organizations from Myanmar, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh and elsewhere expressed hope that one day the Nagas, wherever they are, will co.....

NSCN-K and Government of India to talk soon

DIMAPUR | Nov 15 The Government of India has accepted the proposal of the NSCN-K led by Khango to join the peace process. This information was disclosed by Nagaland Gaon Bura Federation (NGBF) through a press release. The NGBF has been acting as the.....

NSCN-K led by Khango willing for Ceasefire

DIMAPUR | Nov 13 The NSCN-K led by Khango Konyak has expressed its willingness to “resume” the ceasefire with the Government of India. According to local newspapers based in Dimapur, the Khango faction expressed this through a press release on Monda.....

UNC sounds preparedness for bandh

SENAPATI | Oct 29 Even as hectic preparations are underway under the banner of the United Committee, Manipur (UCM) for the October 31 rally “to protect Manipur in all aspects”, the United Naga Council (UNC), while announcing its preparedness to call ba.....

ATRPFM appeals to govt

IMPHAL | Oct 28 The All Tribal Rights’ Protection Forum Manipur (ATRPFM) said today that Justice Kh. Nobin Singh, High Court of Manipur, had passed an order and disposed off the W.P.(C) No. 832 of 2018 on October 25, 2018 directing the State Government.....

CTLLSM submits memorandum to CM Biren

IMPHAL | Oct 27 Council of Tribal Languages and Literature Societies, Manipur (CTLLSM) has, once again, demanded “allocation of fund in the State’s Budget for tribal languages education”. In a memorandum submitted to Chief Minister, N Biren Singh to.....

Encourage entrepreneurship for development of NE: Conrad

SHILLONG | Oct 27 Meghalaya Chief minister, Conrad K Sangma on Saturday said that with the changing landscape in the field of development, if North East is to develop and move forward entrepreneurship should be encouraged at all levels. He said this.....

Tribal group threatens shut down of Churachandpur district

Newmai News Network IMPHAL| Oct 22 The All Tribal Rights Protection Forum Manipur (ATRPFM), irked by the delaying in conducting election to the chairman of Churachandpur Autonomous District Council, has threatened to call bandh within few days’ time.....

All Tribal Rights’ Protection Forum Manipur meets Governor

IMPHAL | Oct 19 A team of All Tribal Rights’ Protection Forum Manipur (ATRPFM) met the Governor of Manipur, Dr Najma Heptulla today with regard to “immediate election” of the chairman, Autonomous District Council (ADC) Churachandpur, separate budget fo.....

We will be compelled to take up our course of action: ATRPFM

IMPHAL | Oct 15 : The All Tribal Rights Protection Forum Manipur (ATRPFM) has threatened to resort to its own course of action as the election to the chairman of the Autonomous District Council (ADC), Churachandpur was not conducted till date by the Manip.....

Hill based bodies apprise Centre against Meitei ST demand

IMPHAL | Oct 12 : The United Naga Council (UNC), the Zomi Council and the Hmar Inpui have apprised the Government of India against the “Meitei/Meetei community demanding for a Scheduled Tribe (ST) status”. The three hill based organizations submitted a j.....

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Dijamani’s case transferred to Session Judge Imphal West

IMPHAL | Sep 16 Chief Judicial Magistrate, Imphal West today committed Naorem Rekha’s murdered case, mother of fashion designer Rober Naorem, to Session Judge, Imphal West. The accused Naorem Dijamani, husband of the deceased, was produced before CJ.....

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Let the truth come out: Landhoni’s family

IMPHAL | Sep 16 Regarding the death of Babysana, the family of the school principal has expressed that the school authority also wants the case to be handed over to CBI. A release from the family states further that the public has supported all the .....

‘One country, one language is a strategy to abolish indigenous languages’

IMPHAL | Sep 16 Reacting on the speech of union home minister, Amit Shah’s ‘one country one language’, social activist and advocate, Yendrembam Kiran stated that many indigenous languages in the country have been replaced with Hindi language and the ce.....

17-Sep-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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