War like situation created in Ukhrul: UNC

DIMAPUR, JULY 13: United Naga Council (UNC) had demanded immediate revocation of prohibitory orders under 144 CrPC promulgated in Ukhrul district headquarters following the killing of an Autonomous District Council member at Finch Corner in Ukhrul on July 12 last. The UNC publicity wing in a press statement said on Sunday morning (July 13), denizens of Ukhrul town found themselves Read more

Manipur cops ransack NSCN office in Ukhrul

IMPHAL, Jul 13: Barely 24 hours after the assassination of former Ukhrul ADC Vice Chairman Ngalangzar Malue, NSCN-IM’s Wung region tactical headquarters located at Phungreitang, Ukhrul town was busted today. Moreover eight cadres of the outfit were also apprehended together with arms and ammunition. A combined team of police commandos and Indian Reserve Battalion kept Ukhrul town under siege since Read more

Seven injured in Manipur blast

  Imphal July 12: At least seven people, including a six-year-old boy, were injured in a blast in front of the Manipur University here Saturday, police said. The blast occurred minutes after Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh’s convoy crossed the area. The convoy was headed towards Chandel district where he will attend a programme. “Unidentified militants triggered a blast in front Read more

Responding the Kehoi group wild allegation

Dated:Oking, 8th July, 2014. At the outset, Kehoi group is once again reminded that, the Killing of late. Maj. Athong of Yimchunger who ran away with three arms after killing the then Security Commander Lieut. Thouthutho from Pochury tribe in 1998 has nothing to do with tribe or group affiliation but basing on the serious crime and humiliation he had Read more

Tangkhul Naga Long opposes New Land Use Policy

Ukhrul, July 8: Opposing the New Land Use Policy of Manipur, the Tangkhul community today stayed away from the the ‘Stake Holders Consultative Meeting’ on NLUP held at Mini Secretariat conference Hall, Ukhrul. The TNL submitted a letter to the Deputy Commissioner, Ukhrul stating the reasons of their objection while the same copy were forwarded to all the social organization Read more

UPA Govt lacked decisive leadership: NSCN-IM

New Delhi, July 7: The NSCN(IM) has blamed the previous Manmohan Singh government for failure to evolve a solution to the vexed insurgency problem in Nagaland saying the UPA regime “lacked decisive leadership”. NSCN(IM) chairman Isak Chishi Swu and general secretary Thuingaleng Muivah said the previous government “exploited” their patience and did not respond for two years the outfit’s proposals Read more

Myanmar Buddhists threaten death to Muslims

Mandalay, Myanmar July 4: Hundreds of Buddhists threatened to kill Muslims as they rode on motorcycles through Myanmar’s second-largest city of Mandalay on Friday, raising the prospect of further communal violence after two people died in unrest earlier in the week. Inter-religious violence has flared throughout the country over the past two years, threatening to undermine political reforms initiated by the Read more

NSCN clarifies on killing of Athong Yimchunger

Dimapur, July 2: The NSCN (IM) today issued a statement with regard to the “killing” of Athong Yimchunger on July 1. A press note from the MIP stated that “in 2008, the then sergeant Athong committed treason by deserting with three service arms after brutally killing the security commander Lieut. Thouthutho.” Since then, it said that the “Naga army had Read more