‘NPF aiming for Naga integration in Manipur’

Imphal |December 9: Manipur People’s Party (MPP) MLA R.K Anand Friday said the newly floated political party, Naga People’s Party (NPF) is a “political umbrella” aiming and struggling for Naga integration in the State.Speaking to the media on the sidelines of inauguration of a local community hall at Langthabal,  Naoriya Pakhanglakpa Constituency MLA R.K. Anand […]

International Anti Corruption Day observed at Aizawl

Aizawl, December 9 (NNN): Alongwith the rest of the world, International Anti Corruption Day was also observed here in Aizawl. In this regard, a seminar was held at the I & PR Conference Hall in which the state Governor Vakkom Purushothaman inaugurated it.  Speaking on the occasion, the Governor said that corruption has many dimensions […]

‘KHNAM merger proposal not breaching Indian Constitution’

Shillong |December 9: The Khun Hynniewtrep National Awakening Movement (KHNAM)’s proposed merger with the United Democratic Party (UDP) is not in contravention with the clauses of the 10th Scheduled of the Indian Constitution, According to the Speaker of the Meghalaya legislative assembly, Charles Pyngrope.   Amidst the claims and counter claims by the rival factions […]

REGION Briefs

Father and son abducted Imphal, December 9 (NNN): A father-son duo has been reportedly kidnapped by suspected militants in connection with a monitory demand made to Public Health and Engineering Department (PHED). A sit-in protest was staged today by locals of Irilbung Kalika in Imphal East to demand safe release of the father and son, […]

Blood donation camp…

HDFC Bank Ltd, Dimapur in association with the district hospital organized a blood donation camp at its office premises on Friday, December 9. 46 units of blood were collected from donors. According to Dr. Temsu, MO, in-charge of blood bank, District Hospital, this is the third time the bank has volunteered to organise such a […]

Dismantle militant camps, BSF to urge Bangladesh

Agartala, December 8 (IANS): The Border Security Force (BSF) will ask its Bangladesh counterparts at a meeting next week to dismantle hideouts set up by militants from India’s northeast in the neighbouring country, officials said in Agartala on Thursday. A meeting between senior officials of BSF and Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) will be held in […]

K Therie’s statement contradicts wishes of Naga communities

Imphal, December 8: Somi Keishing, spokesman of Naga People’s Front (NPF) Manipur unit on Thursday stated that the statement made by former finance minister of Nagaland and AICC member K. Therie that appeared in local dailies of Northeast states, particularly in Nagaland was a different concept of politics which completely contradicts the wishes of the […]

NSCN-K cadres arrested

Imphal, December 8 (NNN): Imphal West district police today said its commandos have arrested three active members of NSCN (K) from two different places in the district yesterday. Acting on credible information received from 28 Assam Rifles, at 6 pm yesterday, Imphal West District police commandos under the supervision of Dr. S. Ibomcha Singh, Deputy […]

NPO allege provocation, encroachment

DIMAPUR, DECEMBER 8 (MExN): The President of the Naga Peoples Organization ML Markson has alleged in a press note that even after repeated appeals were made to cease any further encroachment activities in and around the Chawangkining Village, recent reports of some neighboring Kuki village creating provocative situation by resuming is disturbing. “The Naga People’s […]

Rebel leader transfers extorted money to Nepal bank

Guwahati, December 8 (NNN): The commander-in-chief of Dima Halam Daogah-Jewel faction (DHD-J) has transferred $200,000 via a Singapore bank to the account of his wife in Nepal. According to intellugence oifficials in Guwahati, the account has been seized by Nepalese authorities.The sources said Niranjan Hojai, the commander-in-chief of Dima Halam Daogah (Jewel), had along with […]

‘Titan Eye Plus’ opens store in Nagaland

Chief Secretary Lalthara speaking during the opening of Titan Eye Plus showroom in Dimapur on December 7. (Morung Photo)   Dimapur, December 8 (MExN):Over the years eye wear has evolved into a fashion accessory and the first Titan Eye Plus store in Dimapur which was opened on December 7, brings alive an amazing range of […]