Rising unemployment, corruption driving youth out of Manipur

Rising unemployment, corruption driving youth out of Manipur

IMPHAL: Unemployment in Manipur continues to rise, causing out-migration of the youth and reinforcing conditions for corruption in recruitment for government jobs. The registered unemployed in the state, whose literacy rate at 79.85 per cent is higher than the national average of 74.04 per cent, was 7,49,935 by the end of February this year. That […]

TICKETS FOR SALE! Party workers allegation on AIUDF party

TICKETS FOR SALE! Party workers allegation on AIUDF party

GUWAHATI: With the forthcoming election when all the parties are busy in gearing up their repo before the 2 phased assembly polls  in the state, which is scheduled to take place next month. Serious allegation has emerged within the state on selling of tickets in exchange of money by AIUDF (All India United Democratic Front) […]

BJP-Congress- the great ballot fight between two poles apart agendas

BJP-Congress- the great ballot fight between two poles apart agendas

After Bihar, the battleground of Assam is all set to witness the mega fight for power, but what is interesting to see is how the two major handpicked agendas are playing the x-factor for the two major parties BJP and Congress in determining the results and also the fate of Assam for ensuing five years. […]

Mizoram: Girl sacrifices life to save friends

Mizoram: Girl sacrifices life to save friends

AIZAWL: In an act of heroism, a 14-year-old girl in Darlawn in Aizawl district sacrificed her own life to save others. Krista Rohlupuii, a resident of Venghlun locality in Darlawn, drowned in Tuivawl, as she was trying to save her two drowning friends. Students of Darlawn Public Middle School went for a post examination sightseeing […]

Nagaland govt fails to submit UCs: CAG report

Nagaland govt fails to submit UCs: CAG report

KOHIMA: The Nagaland government has failed to submit the Utilisation Certificates (UCs) of 104 grants in respect of 11 departments aggregating to Rs 217.65 crore till March 31, 2015. This was revealed by Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India in its report on State Finances for the year ended March 31, 2015, which was […]

Assam will no longer be underdeveloped after polls: Sonowal

Assam will no longer be underdeveloped after polls: Sonowal

GUWAHATI: Union minister and BJP’s Chief Ministerial candidate in Assam Sarbananda Sonowal today said the state would no longer remain “underdeveloped” as a BJP-led coalition would come to power after the upcoming Assembly election. “People in Assam have now rejected the Congress and decided that Assam can no longer remain underdeveloped but has to progress […]

Bomb blast in Manipur border town

Bomb blast in Manipur border town

IMPHAL: Unidentified miscreants hurled a medium intensity bomb at the border town of Moreh in Manipur’s Chandel district bordering Myanmar, a police officer said. No casualties were reported in the blast last night, he said. The officer said the blast could be an effort to intimidate the business community into paying extortion money in the […]

Manipur: Mob tries to storm city Hospital

Manipur: Mob tries to storm city Hospital

IMPHAL: A mob of irate womenfolk of Khurai Angom Leikai tried to storm the Raj Medicity on Friday charging that negligence of doctors during an operation in the hospital led to the death of Laishram Romita. The police was later able to control the mob. Romita wife of L Senapati was shot at by some […]