Thursday, 24 July 2014

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Students jostled for space during a mass rally demanding ILP implementation in the State, Tuesday.

Addl SP Ibomcha’s cross examination to continue today in July 23 case

IMPHAL, July 23: Additional superintendent of Thoubal police Sarangthem Ibomcha Singh was cross-examined today in connection with the five-year-old July 23 Khwairamband Keithel fake encounter case. The police officer appearing before the court as a prose.....

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Govt to start Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiya in 42 blocks: CM

Imphal, July 23: Chief Minister Okram Ibobi who holds the Youth Affair and Sports portfolio has revealed the government’s intention to start the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyan in 42 blocks of the State. According to him, each block has to acquire atleast 69 ac.....

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“2432 UG cadres arrested in three years”

IMPHAL, July 23: A total of 2432 underground cadres have been arrested by the State force during April 1, 2012 to July 18, 2014. Of the total arrested, 17 were arrested from outside the State, said Gaikhangam the State Home minister today during the quest.....

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Newspaper notifications for land sale is a disturbing trend, feels Dr Ibohalbi

IMPHAL, July 23: Expressing concern at the way in which the State government forcibly acquires land from poor farmers for infrastructural development, Oinam MLA Dr I Ibohalbi has attributed such practice of the State government to not having reserved land.....

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Ceasefire without territorial limits: NSCN (IM) CFMC convenor

DIMAPUR, July 23 (NNN): The blow-hot and blow-cold relationship between the Government of India and the NSCN-IM took a fresh turn today with the Naga outfit strongly reiterating that the cease fire is without territorial limits. At the same time, the Gov.....

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Salouni’s body reaches hometown

IMPHAL, July 23: The dead body of A Salouni, son of Th Akha of Khabung Karong Village, who was brutally killed on July 21 at Kotla Mubarakpur in South Delhi was brought to Imphal today. Many well wishers came to receive his dead body at the Imphal Tuliha.....

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UNC calls 48 hour bandh

IMPHAL, July 23: With no action comes forth from the Central government to its five days ultimatum, the United Naga Council (UNC) today announced to impose 48 hours vehicular movement in all the national highways in Naga areas in Manipur from midnight of .....

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Muslim bodies boycott IFP

IMPHAL, July 23: Protesting the report of the Al Qaida recruiting several Muslim youth from the State, eight Muslim bodies have imposed a total ban on the magazine First Word and boycotted the IFP. The IFP had carried a news report headlined ‘Report poin.....

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State police yet to nab rapist of differently-abled: Gaikhangam

IMPHAL, July 23: The State police is yet to nab an alleged rapist, B Samananda Sharma, who is believed to have committed the heinous crime of raping a differently-abled girl from Thangmeiband Khuyathong, Imphal on July 26, 2013. This was stated in the Ho.....

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Cabinet approves ex-gratia for the Finch Corner attack victim

IMPHAL, July 23: The State Cabinet has approved to give ex-gratia to the victims of the Finch Corner attack which took place on the 12th of this month at Ukhrul District. It was approved in a Cabinet meeting held on July 22 evening. This was announced to.....

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House passes six demands of Rs 958, 60, 03,000

IMPHAL, July 23: The House has passed Rs 958, 60,03,000 grant for six demands after demand wises discussion for Land Revenue & Registration and District administration, Environment and Forest, Youth and Sport Department, Irrigation and Flood Control Depar.....

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20 percent of barren land to be used for Horticulture purposes by 2020: Gaikhangam

IMPHAL, July 23: Horticulture department plans to cover 20 percent of barren or wasted land for Horticulture purposes within 2020, stated Deputy Chief minister Gaikhangam who holds the horticulture portfolio. In the demand wise discussion for grants, the.....

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Dead body found

IMPHAL, July 23: A dead body was found early this morning around 6.30 from a waiting shed at Keishampat junction. The man looks like a non-Manipuri and could be around 40 year old. The police have deposited the body at the RIMS mortuary for identificati.....

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Photo exhibition based on natural heritage protection held

IMPHAL, July 23: A two day long photo exhibition on “Protection of Natural Heritage of Manipur: Towards a Just Development” along with a consultation on “Development Injustice in Manipur” were held today at the Nupi Lan Complex. The consultation and the .....

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PYSO and KYSO warn contractor on deplorable condition of Maram-Koide-Purul Road

KANGPOKPI, July 23: The Purul Youth & Student’s Organization and Koide Youth & Student’s Organization has warned the concerned contractor and department against the prolonged negligence of Maram-Koide-Purul road. Condemning the negligence, a joint statem.....

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Brief News 

Sanjit and Rabina remembered on fifth death anniversary

IMPHAL, July 23: The Joint Action Committee against the brutal killing of Thokckom Rabina and Chungkham Sanjit commemorated the fifth death anniversary of the duo. The JAC also condole their brutal killings today at Lamsang Keithel Community Hall. Coordi.....

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