Sunday, 21 December 2014

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A view of the under-constrution Sanjenthong on Saturday.

Fund constraint delaying Sanjenthong completion, confide engineers

IMPHAL, December 20: The completion of the under-construction Sanjenthong is apparently becoming a distant dream vexed by numerous problems one after another. The latest reportedly being fund constraint. The current progress of work at the bridge site i.....

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CM underscores State’s efforts to develop IT, tourism sectors

IMPHAL, December 20: The State is doing its best to develop Information Technology and Tourism sectors, divulged Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh underlining the growing importance of the two sectors. He was speaking at an awareness programme on Informat.....

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State BJP chief flays government indecision on the Sixth Schedule

IMPHAL, December 20: The State government is still undecided about the implementation of the Sixth schedule which ADC members, MLAs and ministers from hill assembly constituencies have been demanding from the Union government despite being within the powe.....

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NE students protest at Jantar Mantar seeking Lok Sabha discussion on AFSPA

IMPHAL, December 20: A large number of activists and students from the North-East studying at Delhi protested in front of the Jantar Mantar today demanding repeal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act and further decided to use Delhi as a centre of the c.....

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Staff of Family Welfare dept. protest against bomb threat

IMPHAL, Dec 20: A Chinese hand grenade was found at around 9 am at the residence of Family Welfare additional director (in-charge), Dr Potshangbam Shyamsunder, of Uripok Takhellembam Leikai today. The hand grenade found lying under his private car was re.....

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Teachers take out rally demanding removal of Higher Edu commissioner

IMPHAL, December 20: The All Manipur Teachers’ Association today staged a mass rally decrying the government’s failure to look into their demands and apathy towards higher education sector. The demonstrating teachers started from Oriental College and dec.....

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Ibobi assures CCpur media team of development in hills

By Alex Guite LAMKA, December 20: The proposed Hill University in the State will be set up soon and it is only a matter of time before it is started, Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh told a select group of Churachandpur news correspondents of Imphal-bas.....

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10-day long Imphal Expo comes to an end

IMPHAL, Dec 20: The 10-day long Imphal Expo-2014 organised by the Manipur Industrial Development Council in collaboration with the National Small Industries Corporation ltd concluded today at the Iboyaima Shumang Lila Shanglen, Palace Compound. Minister .....

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UG cadres held

IMPHAL, Dec 20: Troops of the 40 Assam Rifles of 9 Sector under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South) along with Imphal East Police commandoes have apprehended an active cadre of PULF on December 19, during a joint operation. According to a PRO IGAR (S) release, .....

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Brief News 

Bomb found planted at Indo-Myanmar border gate

MOREH, December 19: A team of bomb disposal squad led by Inspector Rajen of Manipur Police from Imphal has safely disposed a bomb at the Gate No. 2 of the border town of Moreh this afternoon. The area was cordoned off by the security forces as soon as th.....

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Three Bills introduced in Assembly

IMPHAL, Dec 19: Three government Bills were introduced on the second day of the three-day 9th Session of the 10thManipur Legislative Assembly today. Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh tabled the Annual Report 2013-14 of the Joint Electricity Regulatory Com.....

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Truck runs over vegetable vendor

IMPHAL, Dec 19: A 60 year old woman was run over by a freight truck killing her on the sport early morning today at Waheng Leikai. The deceased has been identified by Konjengbam Ongbi Mema Devi, 60, wife of K Jugin Singh of Langthabal Mantrikhong Mayai L.....

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Workshop on ‘Pena’ inaugurated

IMPHAL, Dec 19: A three-day long workshop cum festival of Pena and indigenous instruments of Manipur was inaugurated today at the Jawaharlal Nehru Manipuri Dance Academy organised by the academy in collaboration with Sangeet Natak Akademy, Guwahti. The f.....

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