Sunday, 29 May 2016


A student injured during the Kwakeithel rally being evacuated for medical treatment.

20 students hurt as police try to foil ILP rally

Indefinite blockade imposed on Tiddim road until apology from police IMPHAL, May 28: At least 20 students sustained injuries when police clamp down on a protest rally taken out today at Kwakeithel in support of implementation of the Inner Line Permit sys.....

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No alliance with NPF in Manipur, declares Hemanta Biswa

IMPHAL, May 28: The alliance between NPF and BJP is confined to Nagaland and there is no question of extending the association to Manipur, said BJP leader and finance minister of Assam Hemanta Biswa Sarma. While speaking to some media persons at Hotel Gr.....

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KSA bans sale of Tata salt brand

IMPHAL, May 28: Kangleipak Students’ Association (KSA) has banned the sale of Tata Salt brand in the state and warned people not to use this salt brand alleging that local agents have adulterated the packets with other substances. Talking to media person.....

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Follow central norms in MU: MSAMU

IMPHAL, May 28: The Meetei Students’ Association, Manipur University has raised objections to the University authorities’ decision to follow state reservation policy in admissions in violation of UGC regulations. A press release issued by the organizatio.....

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Woman seeking loan allegedly harangued by bank employee

IMPHAL, May 28: Atom Neli a nurse with the State Health Services was today rebuked and insulted in public by one Bikram Singh said to be the Nodal Officer (Housing Loans), with the State Bank of India, Paona Bazar Branch,Imphal, according to the aggrieved.....

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Tamei lagging behind due to govt apathy: JAC-TAD

IMPHAL, 28 May: Taking stock of the loopholes responsible for restricting Tamei Sub Division of Tamenglong district from walking on the path of development, youths of Tamei after taking consent from village elders have come together to form a body christe.....

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Signing ceremony supports cessation of war 

IMPHAL, May 28: Advocacy Committee of Heavenly Culture, World Peace, and Restoration of Light (HWPL) hosted a signing ceremony at Tentha Model School in support of the declaration of peace and cessation of war with Indian students today. Members of HWPL .....

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Joint campaign against marriage of minors

IMPHAL, May 28: Campaign against child/early marriage under the Prohibition of Child Marriage Act 2006 will be started jointly by Women Action for Development, North East Dialogue Forum, Humanitarian Justice Foundation, Youth’s Forum for Protection of Hum.....

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Third Phase of Mission Indradhanush from June 7

IMPHAL, May 28: Mission Indradhanush under which children are administered vaccination against seven diseases has completed its second round and the third round of vaccination will start from June 7, 2016, said Dr K Rajo, director of family welfare servi.....

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78 schools, colleges, universities in state located inside army camps: NEDF

IMPHAL, May 28: The North East Dialogue Forum (NEDF) has acknowledged and appreciated the courage and political commitment of BJP and CPI (M) to lift AFSPA, 1958 from the state of Tripura in 2015. In a press release, the forum also thanked the spirit of .....

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Lamdeng Solid Waste Treatment Plant to be upgraded

IMPHAL, May 28: The Solid Waste Treatment Plant at Lamdeng constructed by the state government with a project cost of Rs. 41.75 crore will be now upgraded from its present state of “Waste to Compost” to “Waste to Compost & Energy” purely on Public Private.....

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Stick to norms in election of Registrar General: AMBA

IMPHAL, May 28: The All Manipur Bar Association (AMBA) urged the State Government to fill up the vacant post of Registrar General of High Court of Manipur from amongst the seniority list maintained on the basis of merit and suitability of Manipur Judicial.....

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Brief News 

ATDUM meets Health Min

IMPHAL, May 28: A team of All Tribal Disable Union Manipur (ATDUM) met health minister DK Korungthang and shared their problems and grievances. Talking to media persons at Manipur Press Club after meeting the minister, ATDUM president Momo Tantanga said.....

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20 inmates of Sajiwa Jail hospitalised

IMPHAL, May 28: At least 20 inmates, all under-trail prisoners (UTP), of the Sajiwa Central Jail, Khabeisoi, reportedly suffered from food poisoning after consuming eromba and many of them had to be hospitalised at JNIMS this evening. Speaking to IFP, on.....

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WDC siphons project fund

IMPHAL, May 28: Ibendhou Soubam Mawam Lairembu Thougal Lup in a press meet today held at Manipur Press Club expressed resentment over the construction of retaining wall at Soubam Lairembi at Hijam Dewan Leikai and construction of drain at Lourengpurel Lei.....

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