Category Archives: Manipur

Northeast India, a dumping ground for used Korean Clothes?

DECEMBER 6, 2016: Used garments dumped in India via ships from East Asian countries are most sought after in Northeast Indian states of Nagaland, Meghalaya, Mizoram and others with the demand for these goods surging in at early October and ...Read More

Manipur: V Hangkhanlian to be Protem Speaker of Manipur Assembly

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Imphal, March 18: Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla has appointed BJP MLA V Hangkhanlian as the Protem Speaker of Manipur Assembly, official sources said today. V Hangkhanlian would be sworn in as the Protem Speaker by the Governor tomorrow at Raj ...Read More

How boastful son’s controversial comments on Facebook forced Manipur Dy CM to apologise

IMPHAL, March 18 2017: Just days after Yumnam Joykumar Singh was sworn in as the Deputy Chief Minister of Manipur, his first task was to curtail some controversial posts which were bombarded in Facebook by his son, Yumnam Devjit. Tackling the controversial ...Read More

My blood is Indian: A powerful letter by a Northeast woman on Racism

“Demanding me to lick his boots, he said, you deserve it only because you are a dirty tribal from the north east”. -Higio Gungte, Arunachal Pradesh. I am an Indian, an optimist Indian, albeit a critical one. Today, after 25 ...Read More

Is sport heading in the right direction in Northeast India?

The United Basketball Alliance concluded its 4th season with the Mumbai Challengers winning their first ever UBA title as they took on Bengaluru Beasts in the finals. There has been much said about the growth of sports in the country ...Read More

Manipur: Giving up fast, marriage plan dissipated Sharmila’s support?

Imphal, March 17 :The roller coaster ride of human rights activist Irom Sharmila Chanu continues after her maiden foray into electoral politics in her native state of Manipur proved a damp squib. An ordinary girl staying in state capital Imphal, ...Read More

Manipur: CM Biren Singh seeks Manipur’s titular King’s aid to cement tribal-non tribal issue

Imphal, March 17: Chief Minister N. Biren Singh on Friday called on titular King of Manipur Leishemba Sanajaoba, to seek his help in cementing the relations between the tribals and non-tribals in the state. Sanajaoba assured him of all possible help. ...Read More

Manipur: Himanta says Rahul will be unable to find Manipur on India’s map!

Imphal, March 17: As the Saffron party's magic wand colours Manipur in its own colour, Assam BJP minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has said that they are confident of winning 19 seats out of 24 from the northeast in the 2019 ...Read More

Manipur: Manipur Regiment in army may solve unemployment issues, says new CM

Former BSF footballer turned journalist turned politician, Nongthombam Biren Singh is BJP’s first chief minister in Manipur and its third in the North-East. Singh, who shifted from Congress to BJP in 2016, spoke to Oinam Sunil from Times of India ...Read More

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