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Najma Heptulla


Naga peace talks: Manipur governor appeals for peace; COCOMI demands terms of negotiation by Nov 4

November 01, 2019 9:22 pm

Manipur Governor Dr Najma Heptulla said, "We, the people of Manipur, as responsible citizens, should ensure that we settle our differences through talks and negotiations, and not resort to violence, including bandhs and blockades."

Manipur: Cong delegation meets Guv, calls for special assembly session to oppose Citizenship bill

January 21, 2019 8:34 pm

The governor, however, told the delegation that it will not be possible to convene a special session immediately as the house was prorogued just two days back. It would take 15 days to convene another session. 

Need to rewrite history books to include Manipur freedom struggle: Governor

August 14, 2018 8:25 am

Every year on this day, Manipur observes Patriots' Day to pay tribute to the state's heroes who fought the Anglo-Manipur War in 1891 against the British Empire. 

Tributes paid to martyrs of 1891 Anglo-Manipur War

April 23, 2018 9:56 pm

The 1891 armed conflict was the last battle fought between the Kingdom of Manipur and the British Empire, wherein Manipur lost its sovereignty.

Manipur Governor slams Pakistani Foreign Minister for Salman Khan remark

April 06, 2018 5:41 pm

Najma Heptulla told newsmen at Raj Bhavan in Imphal that in this country, individuals irrespective of religion, caste and creed, are punished on the basis of the crimes committed by them and there is no segregation based on "minority" or "majority" as claimed by the Pakistan minister.

Israel-Palestine issue can be solved only by PM Narendra Modi: Najma Heptulla

February 14, 2018 1:40 am

"From my knowledge of the issue, I believe there is nobody better suited to solve the problem,” Heptulla, a former minister in the Narendra Modi cabinet, said.

PM Modi can establish peace between Palestine and Israel: Najma Heptulla

February 13, 2018 8:05 pm

"The respect he (Narendra Modi) received in Palestine shows that he is accepted as a world leader," Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla said

Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla welcomes Assam Rifles tri-nation expedition team

November 13, 2017 2:17 pm

 The 2,150-km long expedition named Sardar Vallabhai Patel Unity and Heritage Motorcycle Expedition will cover Bangladesh and Myanmar besides India’s six northeastern states — Meghalaya, Assam, Manipur, Nagaland, Mizoram and Tripura.

Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla moots ‘Flying Doctor” scheme

August 07, 2017 9:34 pm

“The scheme is one of its kind and will be very useful for other hill areas in the NE region as the neighbouring states in the area share similar topographical features,” the governor said adding she had requested the prime minister to inaugurate it.

Najma Heptulla is new Jamia Chancellor

May 30, 2017 3:23 am

While some students voiced discomfort over the “political appointment”, a professor called the move “routine” and said that “Chancellor is a ceremonial post”.