Wednesday, 25 January 2017

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A student contingent taking part in the full rehearsal of Republic Day parade

Its official: BJP first list out

IMPHAL | Jan 23 Four former Congressmen who deserted the party appeared in the list as BJP officially released the first list of candidates with 31 names to contest in the 11th Legislative Assembly Election 2017, today. The list was released on BJP’s of.....

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Tripartite talk plan fails, venue shifted to Delhi

IMPHAL | Jan 23 Top brass of security forces operating in the state today appeared before the full bench High Court of Manipur to submit their action taken reports to remove the economic blockade imposed by the United Naga Council (UNC) on national highw.....

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Airlifting of goods hailed

IMPHAL | Jan 23 The central government led by Narendra Modi has begun airlifting of petroleum products and essential commodities in view of the extended economic blockade, according to BJP MLA Th Biswajit Singh. Speaking in a press meet held at his Sanj.....

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Engineer Lokeshore’s dream rides on a Bullet

IMPHAL | Jan 23 ‘Age is just a number’ and amply exemplified by sexagenarian Thokhom Lokeshwor Singh. Post superannuation, he realizes a dream to ride his 1982 model Royal Bullet Enfield motorcycle along with the Royal Riders Manipur(RRM). Lokeshwor ret.....

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Indiscriminate firing at Ukhongsang

IMPHAL | Jan 23 A sit-in protest was organized today at the Ukhongshang market of Thoubal district to protest the indiscriminate firing at the residence of one Moirangthem Shanta Singh, son of M Ibotombi Singh of Ukhongshang Mayai Leikai. Nongpok Sekmai.....

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Citizens committee knocks UN door

IMPHAL | Jan 23 Citizens Committee, Manipur resolved to approach to the Special Advisor to the United Nations Secretary General on “Responsibility to Protect” to rescue the people of Manipur from the humanitarian crisis arising out of the blockade of the.....

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Kangpokpi to go ahead with general strike

KANGPOKPI | Jan 23 The civil society organizations of Kangpokpi has decided to go ahead with 24 hour general strike beginning today midnight against the killing of Kamjang Haokip, despite the pledge to make Kangpokpi a bandh free model district after att.....

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Netaji birth anniversary observed

IMPHAL | Jan 23 India is paying tribute to the revolutionary leader of India’s War of Independence on his 121st birth anniversary. Likewise All India Forward Bloc, Manipur State Committee today observed 121st birth anniversary of Netaji Subash Chandra Bo.....

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Quiz competition in Churachandpur

CCPUR | Jan 23 A district level quiz competition in connection with the 7th National Voters Day with the theme 'Proud to be a voter... ready to vote " was held at District Training Center (DTC) Tuibong today with participation of s.....

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UBI Tamenglong protests arrest of staff

Daniel Kamei TAMENGLONG | Jan 23 Strongly reacting to the arrest of a bank staff by Imphal West district police commandos yesterday as a (NSCN-IM) cadre, people of Tamenglong throng into Superintendent of Police Tamenglong today demanding for safe relea.....

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AMWJU warns political parties

IMPHAL | Jan 23 The All Manipur Working Journalist Union (AMWJU) warned the political parties and candidates of the coming Manipur Assembly Election not to bribe the reporters for news coverage by paying money. Addressing a press meet held today at the .....

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Brief News 

JD(U) to ally with Congress

IMPHAL | Jan 23 Janata Dal (United) will have post poll alliance with Congress as proposed from Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee, said JDU Manipur State Unit Secretary General Maisnam Dorendro. He was speaking during the release of JDU election manife.....

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Armed outfits call R-Day boycott

IMPHAL | Jan 23 As in previous years, several armed outfits of the region have jointly called a total boycott of the Indian Republic Day 2017. A joint statement of the Coordination Committee (CorCom), Manipur, Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) Hynnie.....

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Manipuri among killed

CCPUR | Jan 23 A resident of Churachandpur New Lamka Ginlalven Ngaihte was among the three Assam Rifles personnel killed in the ambush yesterday on the Assam Arunachal Pradesh border. Family members and a large number of people waited at Churachandpur h.....

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Liquor destroyed

IMPHAL | Jan 23 The Manipur Excise Department today has destroyed and burned down 4657 litres of local liquor, 32.805 litres of Indian Made Foreign Liquor (IMFL) and 45.650 litres of beer which was seized from September 11 of last year at its office prem.....

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NSCN/GPRN boycotts Republic Day

IMPHAL | Jan 23 The proscribed NSCN/GPRN has boycotted India's Republic Day celebration on January 26 in the regions of Naga inhabited areas as part of the people's struggle against India's illegal and forceful colonisation of Naga country for three quar.....

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Minority issues

IMPHAL | Jan 23 A team of representatives of All India Tanzeem-e-Insasf (AITI) Manipur State Council led by the secretary Sagir Ahmed today met the Governor of Manipur Dr Najma Heptulla and apprised the governor about the problems faced by the minority c.....

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Indigenous seed fair

IMPHAL | Jan 23 The People’s Resource Development Association (PRDA), Bishnupur will be organising “Indigenous Seed Fair” on January 28 at its office complex near TB Hospital, Bishnupur, said a release. It further said the objective of organising such f.....

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AR conducts security meet

AR coIMPHAL | Jan 23 The 2 Assam Rifles of 9 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South) conducted a security meet at Chandrakhong (Somrei) in Thoubal district on January 21, said a release. It further said the forum was attended by village h.....

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Locals express contentment

JIRIBAM | Jan 23 The Rashidpur Primary School, Jiribam has been upgraded to Junior High School today as per order number 53 of 2016 by the department of Education (S) under SSA. The localities expressed their contentment in the inaugural function held t.....

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