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Congress, BJP campaigns heat up in Manipur

By   /  February 25, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Congress, BJP campaigns heat up in Manipur

Imphal, Feb 24: A number of Union Ministers, besides the chief minister of Assam Sarbananda Sonowal, has been on election campaign for Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidates across Manipur for the state’s 11th state assembly elections scheduled to be held on March 4 and the 8th. On the eve of the prime minister’s election address […]

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DC seeks assistance to restore affected offices

By   /  February 25, 2017  /  Frontpage  /  Comments Off on DC seeks assistance to restore affected offices

Kohima, Feb. 24: The functioning of government offices, which was hit extensively from the State-wide bandh for almost a month, continued to pick up motion to make up for the lost time on Friday. In the State capital, a coordination meeting of all the heads of offices under Kohima district and the heads of offices […]

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List of portfolios released

By   /  February 24, 2017  /  Frontpage  /  Comments Off on List of portfolios released

Email sent only to selective recipients   Dimapur, Feb 24: Final list of portfolios of the new cabinet under Chief Minister Shurhozelie Leizietsü was finally released on Friday that included 12 in the cabinet including the chief minister, 24 parliamentary secretaries, 5 advisors and 1 chairman. The list of portfolios were first noticed being circulated […]

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Naga woman entrepreneur selected for NSP award

By   /  February 24, 2017  /  Frontpage  /  Comments Off on Naga woman entrepreneur selected for NSP award

Kohima, Feb. 24: Dimapur based fashion e-commerce entrepreneur, Zuboni Humtsoe, has been selected for Nari Shakti Puraskar 2016 for outstanding contribution to women empowerment by the Ministry of Women and Child Development, Government of India. The President of India, Pranab Mukerjee will be presenting the award on March 8 at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, New Delhi, […]

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LSU new team induction prog held

By   /  February 24, 2017  /  Nagaland, State  /  Comments Off on LSU new team induction prog held

Wokha, Feb 23: Lotha Students’ Union (LSU) Election Commission has announced the election result for the tenure 2017-2020 on February 24, at Tiyi Hall, Wokha. During the induction programme, The newly elected president in his speech sought cooperation from seniors, former students’ leaders, and all right thinking citizen to work for the interest of the […]

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Sharmila’s party candidates to sign accountability affidavits

By   /  February 24, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Sharmila’s party candidates to sign accountability affidavits

Irom Sharmila led Peoples Resurgence and Justice Alliance functionaries releasing their 10 point election manifesto in Imphal on Thursday.

Imphal, Feb. 23: The Peoples’ Resurgence and Justice Alliance (PRJA), a political party co-founded by Manipur’s iconic rights activist Irom Chanu Sharmila becomes the first political party in Manipur’s electoral politics to require its candidates to sign an affidavit to be transparent and accountable for all local area development funds. In failing to do so, […]

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Manipur governor appeals to UNC to lift blockade

By   /  February 24, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Manipur governor appeals to UNC to lift blockade

Imphal, Feb. 23: The governor of Manipur Dr Najma A Heptulla on Thursday appealed to the United Naga Council (UNC) to lift the ongoing economic blockade on the state “on humanitarian ground and in the larger interest of the people” in the state. The governor expressed deep concern at the indefinite economic blockade by the […]

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Shurhozelie to prioritise restoring normalcy in State

By   /  February 23, 2017  /  Frontpage  /  Comments Off on Shurhozelie to prioritise restoring normalcy in State

Says agitation appeared to be ‘the people against the government’   Kohima, Feb. 23: Chief Minister, Dr. Shurhozelie Liezietsu on Thursday expressed sadness over the losses incurred during the recent unrest in the State arising from the conduct of municipal elections, including the loss of the lives of two Naga youth. Addressing a press conference […]

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CM pays homage to victims of January 31 incident

By   /  February 23, 2017  /  Frontpage  /  Comments Off on CM pays homage to victims of January 31 incident

  Kohima, Feb. 23: The new chief minister, Dr. Shurhozelie Liezietsu and his cabinet colleagues today visited the graves of the victims of January 31 Dimapur violence late Khriesavizo Metha and late Bendangnungsang Longkumer, located at outside the Zonal Council Hall, Old MLA Hostel area in Kohima. A brief prayer service was conducted by former […]

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Militant killed in Manipur encounter

By   /  February 23, 2017  /  Frontpage  /  Comments Off on Militant killed in Manipur encounter

Imphal, Feb 23: One suspected militant was killed while another suspected militant and a woman sustained serious injury in a reported fire fight between troops of 2/5 Gorkha Rifles and some suspected militants in Manipur’s interior Khoupum area in the wee hours of Thursday, sources said. The incident took place when the security forces were […]

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