Rape accused becomes police officer

Rape accused becomes police officer

  According to reports, an undertrial rape accused who is on bail has joined the Manipur Police as an Assistant Sub Inspector. He is currently undergoing police training at Manipur Police Training Academy, Pangei in Sawombung Sub Division of Imphal East district in Manipur. At a press meet at Tarung, the family of the rape […]

Manipur to get its own counter-insurgency school

Manipur to get its own counter-insurgency school

  In a meeting on Thursday morning, the Manipur government decided to combat insurgency and open a Counter Insurgency and Anti Terrorist (CIAT) School at Jiribam sub-divisional headquarters bordering Assam’s Cachar district. During the meeting, the Cabinet decided to approve the recruitment of 15 instructors/trainers on contract basis for the Counter Insurgency and Anti Terrorist […]

Kachin rebels of Myanmar are helping Northeast militants

Kachin rebels of Myanmar are helping Northeast militants

  NEW DELHI: In a major breakthrough, National Investigation Agency interrogation of National Democratic Front of Bodoland (Songibjit) terrorists has revealed that Chinese made weapons come to Manipur through the China-Myanmar-India border. According to the interrogation report accessed by CNN-IBN, arms consignments are smuggled from the China border to South Myanmar by the Kachin rebels […]

Binalakshmi Nepram wins L’Oreal Paris Femina Women award

Binalakshmi Nepram wins L’Oreal Paris Femina Women award

TNT News MUMBAI : Manipuri civil rights activist Ms. Binalakshmi Nepram has been awarded the prestigious Loreal Paris Femina Women Award 2015 in the category of “Face of A Cause”. Nepram is the first recipient from the Northeast to have won such a prestigious award. The awards were given away in Mumbai last week in […]

Rebels kill 2 Assam Rifles personnel in Manipur

Rebels kill 2 Assam Rifles personnel in Manipur

IMPHAL: Two Assam Rifles personnel were killed and one was injured, in an ambush by rebels in the remote Kamjong subdivision of Manipur’s Ukhrul district on Tuesday, police said. Personnel of the paramilitary force’s 44 battalion were on a routine patrol on foot in the Kongkan East area when a powerful IED exploded around 6 […]

1st Northeast India Women Peace Congregation concludes

1st Northeast India Women Peace Congregation concludes

TNT News IMPHAL: Its been more than 60 years of conflict ailing India’s Northeast Region, a region home to 45 million people,272 ethnic communities.For long efforts have been made to bring peace in region but to no avail. The First Northeast India Women Peace Congregation concluded successfully on 25 March 2015 in Imphal, Manipur attended by […]

Security guard sentenced to 10 years’ RI for raping minor

Security guard sentenced to 10 years’ RI for raping minor

IMPHAL: The security guard of a private school has been sentenced to 10 years’ rigorous imprisonment by an Imphal court for sexually assaulting a five-year-old girl four years ago. The court also imposed a fine of Rs 25,000 on him. Special judge, Manipur East, A Guneshwar Sharma, convicted Golmei (29) of Ramji Khul in Imphal West […]

Manipur ignores AMMSU’s 48-hour bandh call

Manipur ignores AMMSU’s 48-hour bandh call

IMPHAL: Life remained unaffected despite a 48-hour bandh call by the All Manipur Minorities Students’ Union (AMMSU) in Manipur from last night. Shops, markets, offices, schools and colleges functioned normally and vehicles plied as usual, officials said. The bandh was called to air protest against the death of college student Salman Khan (20) in the […]