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Polling agents allegedly assaulted before security personnel

KANGPOKPI, June 2: One Polling agent of an Independent candidate, Haokholun Chongloi of 8-Wakotphai District Council Constituency under Kangpokpi AC had been allegedly brutally assaulted at 8/6-Thaldara polling station at Naibet UJB School of 8/6 Thardala.....

Eventful Sadar Hills ADC poll recorded 91.4 pc, re-poll likely in 18 polling station

KANGPOKPI, June 2: Making a queasy day for the district administration yesterday with an action-packed incidents happened in most of the 159 polling booths the extremely torrid ADC Poll in Sadar Hills has been bolted at 91.4 pc while 18 polling stations w.....

Inferno razes school, residential houses, properties worth over Rs 60 lakhs destroyed

KANGPOKPI, June 2: In an unfortunate fire accident, the Brighter English Junior High School at Keithelmanbi and the residential building of the school owner and one neighbouring residential house has been completely razed to the ground by a devastated fir.....

A day after chaotic polling, complaint by NPF agent found

CHANDEL, June 2: A day after the ADC Polls, it has been discovered that a complaint has been lodged with the returning officer for series of alleged conducts and illegal activities that took place at various segments of 10-Aihang in Chandel district. A c.....

Reports of booth capturing, voting a day ahead main highlights in CCPur

LAMKA, June 1: Casting for votes for the Autonomous District Council election came to an end at 4:30pm today, even as several reports of booth capturing and votes being cast yesterday are doing the round. Reports claimed of booth capturing at several pla.....

UGs capturing ballot boxes in CCpur: reports

LAMKA, May 31: Just one day ahead of the Autonomous District Council election, the preparation for the election was seriously affected when cadres of a UG group allegedly tried to capture ballot boxes and kidnapped polling officials at 4-Chongkhojou ADC c.....

Around 1000 polling personnel fan out to 159 booths in Sadar Hills

KANGPOKPI, May 31: Polling officials selected for performing election duty during the 5th ADC Election 2015 to be held on June 1 in respect of Sadar Hills have left for their respective polling booths in Sadar Hills from ADC Complex here today. More than.....

Suspected NSCN-IM militants torched Cong worker’s house

KANGPOKPI, May 29: In a suspected act of warning, the residence of a Congress worker was torched by unidentified miscreants suspected to be NSCN-IM militants yesterday night at Panikheti under Irang Part-II DCC of Kangpokpi AC. The Congress worker has be.....

Suspected KNF (N) cadres apprehended

KANGPOKPI, May 29: Three suspected cadres of Kuki National Front (Nehlun) have been reportedly apprehended by a combined team of 25 AR Kangpokpi post and Kangpokpi Police personnel this evening at around 6:30. The suspected militants were identified as L.....

MLA Nemcha urges public to participate in the ADC election

KANGPOKPI, May 29: Few days before Kangpokpi AC MLA Nemcha Kipgen called for mass participation in the upcoming 5th ADC Election, and today she called for the people to be strong and courageous enough to exercise their fundamental rights on June 1, which .....

Sadar Hills Kuki CSOs call off bandh

KANGPOKPI, May 28: The Kuki civil bodies under the banner of Kuki Inpi Sadar Hills have decided to call off its proposed 48 hours total bandh from midnight of May 28 after holding a marathon meeting with the state Government yesterday. The Kuki civil bod.....

ADC candidate’s election committee chairman thrashed

LAMKA, May 27: The election committee chairman of Tongkhokai Baite, INC candidate from 21-Sangaikot DCC has been allegedly brutally thrashed by rival groups besides threatening him of dire consequences. Speaking to media persons today, Tongkhokai Baite c.....

Thadou/ Kuki bilingual daily newspaper launched

LAMKA, May 27: A new bilingual daily newspaper in Thadou / Kuki dialects named ‘The Hills Today’ was inaugurated at the Kuki Students’ Organisation office complex "Sumkuang" located at Tuibuang , Churachandpur. The introductory copy of the new daily pape.....

MLA Nemcha calls for mass participation in election

KANGPOKPI, May 26: Kangpokpi AC MLA Nemcha Kipgen has called for mass participation of all eligible voters in the constituency in the ensuing 5th ADC Election, saying it is the only way to keep the spirit of June 1 alive. The MLA was speaking at a public.....

Politics should be made ‘holistic’ not a dirty game

KANGPOKPI, May 25: Politics is not a dirty game but when the people itself involved in it becomes polluted it is said to be a dirty and evil game asserted Ngamtinmang Haokip, BJP candidate of Lhungjang DCC under Saikul AC who also asked if it politics can.....

ADC candidate launches campaign despite alleged threat

LAMKA, May 24: Congress candidate for 21-Sangaikot district council constituency Tongkhakai Baite has launched his election campaign at Lailoiphai Village yesterday with the sitting MLAs of Singhat assembly constituency GS Haupu and Sugnu assembly constit.....

DC Senapati exhorts student to avoid ‘inferiority complex’ in their approach

KANGPOKPI, May 24: Young learners must have confidence in oneself and should not have ‘inferiority complex’ in their approach, exhorted Jacintha Lazarus, IAS, Deputy Commissioner, Senapati and called upon the students to have a conscious choice and be hum.....

MLA Nemcha calls for free and fair election

KANGPOKPI, May 23: Whatsoever the circumstances I need the people to put into effect their rights of voting in the upcoming 5th ADC Election said MLA Nemcha Kipgen while calling the attention to free and fair election to let the people decided. The MLA w.....

Class X and XII successful students felicitated

LAMKA, May 23:The Thengra Meritorious Award Committee of Ccpur, today, organised its 3rd felicitation programe of successful class X and XII students. A total of 13 students from class X and XII who successfully made through the exams were felicitated wi.....

Mao Council’s total bandh called off

KANGPOKPI, May 22: The Mao Council has suspended its proposed 24-hour Manipur total bandh which was scheduled to begin from today midnight following assurance from the government that an inquiry will be constituted immediately into the land encroachment a.....

Sadar Hills Tujang Waichong DCC candidates kick start ADC poll campaign

KANGPOKPI, May 22: The two intending INC and BJP candidates of 4-Tujang Waichong District Council Constituency under Kangpokpi AC have kick-started their poll campaign along with hoisting their respective party flag at different location and time. The si.....

KSO GHQ lifts ban on TSE and ISTV

KANGPOKPI, May 22: The Kuki Students’ Organization GHQ has decided to lift the ban imposed on The Sangai Express and Information Service Television (ISTV) Network for their alleged partiality in reporting practiced with respect to the Haorang Kairel killi.....

Miscreants steal solar plates from electric posts

LAMKA, May 21: Unknown miscreants have stolen two solar plates from electric posts along the Tiddim Road of Lamka Town near the New Bazar area late last night. The posts are installed under the DRDA Ccpur. The missing plates came to light this morning w.....

ATSUM flays ‘mob justice’; endorses KSO GHQ’s ban on TSE and ISTV

KANGPOKPI, May 20: The All Tribal Students’ Union Manipur (ATSUM) has strongly decried the alleged act of delivering mob justice by bandh supporters against the killing of Semkhongam Haokip, physical assault on others and burning down of vehicles on May 1.....

CCpur road junction named after soldier killed in IED attack

By Alex Guite LAMKA, May 17: In a rare act of showing appreciation and solidarity to the Khuga battalion, Churachandpur under 27 Sector, three village chiefs today erected a stone plaque naming the Khuga Dam-Singat Road junction as ‘Mohan Junction’. Fo.....

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