Friday, 30 September 2016

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CM Ibobi and his party colleagues at the political conference

Arrested NSCN-IM cadres let off scot free, passengers made to suffer

IMPHAL | September 29 Apprehension of three senior cadres of the NSCN (IM) by troops of the Assam Rifles triggered a storm of protest in Senapati district disrupting vehicular traffic along the Imphal-Dimapur national highway since last night. However, .....

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Rights groups appeal to‘fake encounter’ victim families

IMPHAL | September 29 More than 700 families are yet to get in touch with the data collection process to record their statements and submit documents in connection with the 1528 cases of alleged fake encounter killings. A joint release of the Extrajudic.....

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Ibobi mulls bill before model code

IMPHAL| September 29 Chief Minister, Okram Ibobi Singh said his government wished to pass ILP or an equivalent bill for protection of indigenous people of the state before coming of election model code of conduct. The Chief Minister was addressing a one.....

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Speaker dismisses disqualification case

IMPHAL| September 29 The Speaker of Manipur Legislative Assembly, Thokchom Lokeshwar Singh has dismissed a petition seeking disqualification of five MLAs of the then Manipur State Congress Party (MSCP) who had merged with the Congress in April 2014. The.....

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Complaint against “misleading” picture

IMPHAL | September 29 An active functionary of Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC), Swany Keisham has lodged an official complaint with the police against an active member of BJP for uploading “misleading” picture of her and the deputy chief Minist.....

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Manipur oldest Church celebrates 116th Foundation Day

UKHRUL | September 29 The oldest Church in Manipur Phungyo Baptist Church today celebrated its 116th Foundation Day at its premises, Tangrei Ukhrul with much jubilation with respect to its founder William Pettigrew, and pioneer of western education in th.....

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BJP to hold rally against Speaker’s violation of constitution

IMPHAL | September 29 BJP Manipur Unit is all set to organise a protest rally on October 1 against the violation of the Indian Constitution by the state Assembly Speaker who has wrongly translated the Constitution’s provisions according to his own vested.....

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Holistic approach needed to preserve & conserve Loktak, says Anil Madhav

BISHNUPUR | Sept 29 The visiting Union minister of state (independent charge) Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Anil Madhav Dave has today toured Loktak lake and its surrounding areas, Keibul Lamjao national park and Sendra tourist spot. Speaking .....

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Call for strict guiflines to check trafficking

IMPHAL |September 29 As cases of human trafficking cases in the state is alarming, there is an urgent need to properly establish and implement guidelines or Standard Operating Procedure, SOP to tackle it. This was stated by Keisam Pradipkumar, Member, M.....

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NEFIS condemns DU decision making Hindi compulsory

IMPHAL | September 29 The North-East Forum for International Solidarity (NEFIS) condemns the compulsory imposition of Hindi on DU students who come from different parts of the country as another disgraceful attempt to discriminate against them, said a st.....

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Inadequate regn delinks Manipur from disability scheme

IMPHAL | September 29 State Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities, Manipur RK Kumarjit Singh said the inability to reach the required 40 percent registration of the total population of disabled persons is hindering the state from enjoying benefits p.....

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‘Court serves warrant notice to advocate’

IMPHAL| September 29 Advocate M Memi Devi said a family court has served a warrant of arrest against her, terming the order a first of its kind in the state’s judicial history. Memi, speaking to media persons at the Manipur Press Club, said the warrant .....

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Irabanta JAC October 10 deadline

IMPHAL | September 29 The Joint Action Committee formed against the disappearance of Hijam Irabanta Singh has, today, set October 10 as deadline for the state government to trace out Irabanta. The decision to set the deadline was taken during a public m.....

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MLA Nemcha inaugurates new houses, Mandir for quake victims at Lamchok

KANGPOKPI | September 29 Kangpokpi AC MLA Nemcha Kipgen today inaugurated the newly constructed houses of earthquake victims and Durga Mandir at Lamchok in Irang Part-I under Sadar Hills administrative jurisdiction in Senapati district. Bhumi Prasad Vik.....

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Brief News 

ILP book editors clarify

IMPHAL | Sept 29 The three editors of the contentious book, “Claims & Refutations: Compilation on Inner Line Permit System” have avowed that they undertake academic work independently free from any kind of influences. In a statement they said while appr.....

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Grenade threat

THOUBAL | Sept 29 Unidentified miscreants left a hand grenade in front of a residential gate at Lilong Nungei Meitei under Lilong Police. The grenade was found this morning around 6 in front of the residential gate of Khaidem Ajitkumar, 45, son of Iboch.....

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Political workers clash at Andro

THOUBAL | September 29 A clash between workers of Andro Assembly Constituency sitting MLA Thounaojam Shyamkumar and BJP aspiring candidate Nimaichand Luwang for the 2017 state Assembly election occurred today at around 5 pm near the Andro Keithel. Accor.....

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Weaver's training prog inaugurated

IMPHAL | Sep 29 A 50-day long weaver training programme of the Kha-Nachou Handloom Cluster Third batch, under the Integrated Skill Development Scheme (ISDS) of Ministry of Textile was inaugurated today at Kha-Nachou, Bishnupur District. The training pro.....

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2 day Matam Esheigi Numit at Lamyanba Shanglen

IMPHAL | September 29 A two-day long observance of the Matam Eesheigi Numeet (Day) began today at the Lamyanba Shanglen. The opening function organised by the Manipur Matam Eesheigi Numeet Observation Committee was attended by social activist Kh Jibon S.....

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Irabot shirt and cap released at MU

IMPHAL | September 29 As part of the Irabot Day Celebration to be observed tomorrow, Manipur University Vice Chancellor (Prof) M Dhaneshwar Singh released the Irabot-shirt and cap at a function held at Manipur University, Canchipur Imphal today. The rel.....

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Lamyanba Irawat, Dr BR Ambedkar remembered

IMPHAL | September 29 There have been several uproars during college and university admission due to the government’s failure to settle the issue of reservation properly, Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha Dr Th Meinya said today. The MP was speaking as ch.....

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