Manipur Elections 2017: PRAJA vows to remove AFSPA, redraft Inner Line Permit

Manipur Elections 2017: PRAJA vows to remove AFSPA, redraft Inner Line Permit

Irom Sharmila’s People’s Resurgence and Justice Alliance (PRAJA) released its manifesto for the upcoming state assembly elections, promising that it will work for the revocation of AFSPA and will redraft the Inner Line Permit system. Manipur is scheduled to go to polls in two phases on March 4 and 8. Sharmila formed PRAJA last year […]

Manipur carries a long-run royal legacy in election poll campaign!

Manipur carries a long-run royal legacy in election poll campaign!

In Manipur, where the over three-month-long economic blockade has hit life, among the most popular form of campaigning for the March assembly polls is the unique ‘Athenpot Thinba’ or flag hoisting ceremony. In a throwback to traditional Manipuri practice, at the ‘Athenpot Thinba’ gifts specially different kinds of rice, sweets, honey, fruits, vegetables and flowers […]

Hardcore NSCN (K) and three KLO militants nabbed in Arunachal Pradesh

Hardcore NSCN (K) and three KLO militants nabbed in Arunachal Pradesh

Security forces apprehended a NSCN (K) militant and three Kamatapur Liberation Organisation (KLO) in Arunachal Pradesh and Assam on Thursday. According to the reports, security forces on Thursday apprehended a NSCN (K) militant from Arunachal Pradesh’s Wakka area. Kohima based Defence PRO Colonel Chiranjeet Konwer said that, following a tip-off the Khonsa Battalion under the […]

Meghalaya’s Largest Cultural Fest, SHISHIR’17 all set to enthrall audience

Meghalaya’s Largest Cultural Fest, SHISHIR’17 all set to enthrall audience

“Culture is the widening of the mind and of the spirit.” ‘SHISHIR’ is the Annual Cultural Fest of the National Institute of Technology, Meghalaya.Quoting the words of David Binder- “Festivals promote diversity, they bring neighbours into dialogue, they increase creativity, they offer opportunities for civic pride, they improve our general psychological well-being.” Keeping this in […]

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