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PCRM Appeals

By | March 2nd, 2017|Categories: Issues, News, Press Release|

2 March 2017: Like every system, the present electoral system in Manipur does have its weakness and strength. However, it is still a crucial aspect of our collective life. It is through this system of election that we elect a few ordinary women and men like us to take the responsibility of governing our collective life [...]

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In Manipur, real game to start from March 11

By | March 2nd, 2017|Categories: News|

Chief minister Okram Ibobi is confident his party will comfortably exceed the halfway mark on its own By Pradip Phanjoubam (Source: Imphal Free Press) 1 2 On March 11, when the counting of votes is done, it will be known for certain if the ruling Congress in Manipur is able to keep [...]

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PCRM Election Pamphlets 2017 Distributed

By | March 1st, 2017|Categories: Issues, News, Press Release|

As the part of an initiative to bring about a new political culture wherein public morality and issues of public importance play significant role in the Manipuri society and polity, People’s Campaign for Resurgent Manipur has launched its election plan on 25th February with the distribution of pamphlets in English and Manipuri. Led by convenor Dr [...]

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Wake Up Call to Voters of Manipur

By | February 28th, 2017|Categories: News|

This article by Dr Khomdon Lisam was originally posted on E-pao in April 2014 (A little late article but still relevant) Image: http://e-pao.net We, the Manipuris tend to celebrate election as a festival without much thinking about the consequences. At the time of election campaign , anybody can go to the candidate and ask for [...]

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Professor Amar Yumnam Identifies Five Issues

By | February 27th, 2017|Categories: News|

Manipur Election 2017 Amar Yumnam is the director, Centre for Manipur Studies at Manipur University and a professor at the Department of Economics, Manipur University. For a conformist like Prof Amar Yumnam it is no surprise to see him flagging the pan-India-ish issue like that of disregarding, dishonouring and alienating the Indianness of [...]

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Modi vs Ibobi

By | February 26th, 2017|Categories: News, News of the Day|

PM Narendra Modi was in Imphal for a political campaign in the run-up to the Manipur Assembly Election, which is scheduled on 4 and 5 March, 2017. He lambasted the incumbent Congress Government in a public rally in Langjing Achouba; and in a manner as if he was expecting the ‘allegations’, CM Okram Ibobi spoke to [...]

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Ballot Jam: A Concert to Motivate Young Voters

By | February 15th, 2017|Categories: News|

Image and text from the Imphal Free Press IMPHAL | Feb 14: Ballot Jam 2.0 was conducted today at Y.A.C ground Yaiskul with the aim to educate the youth on the importance of ethical voting responsibly. The crowd turnout was relatively high as it gave platform to music enthusiasts. Students of the various school [...]

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Today’s Trivia: Elections in Manipur (2002–2017)

By | February 6th, 2017|Categories: News|

MLA Election 2017 Smallest and Largest Constituency by Area and Electorate (Source: Press Information Bureau) Among the Assembly Constituencies (AC), by area, the smallest are 12-Keisamthong & 13-Singjamei AC, 2 sq kms each and the largest one is 43-Phungyar (ST) AC, 23.8 sq km. By the size of the electorate, the smallest is 55-Tipaimukh [...]

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5th anniversary of People’s Campaign for Resurgent Manipur

By | October 19th, 2016|Categories: News, Press Release|

Delhi, Oct. 18 2016 : People's Campaign for Resurgent Manipur marked its 5th anniversary today by various chapters of the Campaign including at Delhi and Hyderabad. The occasion at Delhi was marked with a seminar on “Re-envisioning Politics: Interrogating the Idea of Manipur” in Jawaharlal Nehru University. The speakers were Dr. Jangkhomang Guite, Assistant Professor, Centre for [...]

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