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Mind Matters

Mind Matters

🕔07:35, 23.Aug 2014

By Paonam Thoibi Q: Dear Thoibi, I have always liked the helping profession and also have some few friends in social organisations who are working as counselors. When I still appreciate what counselors do; I wonder how counselors take care

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Irom Sharmila is a victim, not an offender – SSSC

Irom Sharmila is a victim, not an offender – SSSC

🕔07:17, 23.Aug 2014

IMPHAL, August 22: Several organisations have condemned the re-arrest of irom Chanu Sharmila today. In a press statement, the Save Sharmila Solidarity Campaign, SSSC has condemned the re-arrest. It said the arrest is shameful and undemocratic, continuing that both the

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‘Iron Lady’ Sharmila re-arrested, Women furious over police action which left Sharmila with a broken and bleeding toe

‘Iron Lady’ Sharmila re-arrested, Women furious over police action which left Sharmila with a broken and bleeding toe

🕔07:17, 23.Aug 2014

IMPHAL, August 22: Barely three days after her release, Irom Chanu Sharmila was rearrested under IPC 309 charging her of attempting suicide and a case has been registered against her under FIR no 242(8)2014 Porompat PS. Ironically, the anti Armed

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Lawyers core committee discusses ILP implementation in Manipur

Lawyers core committee discusses ILP implementation in Manipur

🕔07:03, 23.Aug 2014

IMPHAL, August 22: The recently formed core committee of the Manipur High Court Bar Association met today at its conference hall to discuss the possibilities of framing an Act similar to the Eastern Bengal Regulation Act, 1873. The committee comprising

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“Ukhrul suffering under 144 CrPC”

“Ukhrul suffering under 144 CrPC”

🕔07:00, 23.Aug 2014

IMPHAL, August 22: The imposition of CrPC 144 for 40 days in Ukhrul has created a fear psychosis in Ukhrul and the public wants its removal at the earliest. This was stated by members of various civil organisations while interacting

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Food safety authority bans ‘Diamond Packaged Water’ in Manipur

Food safety authority bans ‘Diamond Packaged Water’ in Manipur

🕔06:57, 23.Aug 2014

Imphal, August 22: Selling of Diamond packaged water processed and manufactured by M/s BK Enterprise, Wangkhei has been banned, by the designated officer, (FSA)/ CMO, Imphal East. Sources informed that on August 21, Y Satyajeet Singh Food Safety Officer Imphal

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ATSUM Agitation – TKS & Tombing to stay away, Embroi Serto faction to go ahead with Blockade

ATSUM Agitation – TKS & Tombing to stay away, Embroi Serto faction to go ahead with Blockade

🕔06:53, 23.Aug 2014

TKS to stay away from ATSUM’s blockade UKHRUL, August 22: Even as the All Tribal Students’ Union, Manipur (ATSUM) is all set to enforce its proposed indefinite economic blockade in all hill districts of the State beginning from mid-night tonight,

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JAC against kidnapping of driver threatens agitation

JAC against kidnapping of driver threatens agitation

🕔06:35, 23.Aug 2014

IMPHAL, Aug 22: A Joint Action Committee has been formed against the alleged kidnapping of truck driver Gopal Gautham, 28, of Kanglatombi and handyman Nawang Newmei, 23, of Tamenglong district August 13 by unknown persons at Zebra crossing near, Kohima,

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Dr. Nara of Manipur to attend 21st World Congress on nuclear war prevention at Kazakhistan

Dr. Nara of Manipur to attend 21st World Congress on nuclear war prevention at Kazakhistan

🕔06:29, 23.Aug 2014

IMPHAL, Aug 22: State secretary of CPI ,Manipur State Council, Dr M Nara is to attend the 21st World Congress of International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War scheduled to be held at Kazakhistan, Soviet Republic. The week long

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Breathing Space for Sharmila

Breathing Space for Sharmila

🕔03:30, 22.Aug 2014

Irom Sharmila Chanu’s release from judicial custody is remarkable. After 13 years of confinement, the Manipur Session judge finds not enough evidence to support that Sharmila was attempting to end her life. Whatever reason the State administration may give for

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