Tuesday, 28 March 2017

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Chief Minister Nongthombam Biren Singh calls on the Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi

Tragedy strikes state highways, 22 die

IMPHAL | Mar 27 In what could be termed as the most tragic accident ever occurred along the National Highways, at least 21 passengers and one driver were killed and scores sustained serious injuries in three separate road mishaps along the two National H.....

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Biren calls on Prime Minister

Centre grants Rs 150 crore for state IMPHAL | Mar 27 Chief Minister Nongthombam Biren Singh today called on the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi in New Delhi, accompanied by the Works Minister, Thongam Biswajit Singh. This is the first ever meeting after B.....

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Eight boys intercepted at Airport

IMPHAL | Mar 27 In what is believed to be a case of human trafficking, the Anti-Human Trafficking cell of Imphal West Police has intercepted altogether eight young boys suspected to be from Myanmar at the Tulihal Airport travelling without any valid docu.....

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CM disrespects pro-indigenous movement: DESAM

IMPHAL | Mar 27 The Democratic Students’ Alliance of Manipur expressed gratitude to those who have cooperated in making the bandh on March 26 a success, which was called in protest against the appointment of Jiribam MLA, Ashab Uddin as parliamentary secr.....

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Territorial integrity will be respected, says Dy CM

IMPHAL | Mar 27 In the frame work agreement signed between NSCN (IM) and government of India territorial integrity of the state will be respected and have strong confidence that the central government will take appropriate steps says deputy chief ministe.....

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Consultation workshop on gender issues held

IMPHAL | Mar 27 A one day consultation workshop on gender, human rights and violence against women was held today at Hotel Imphal, organised by Women Action for Development (WAD). In her keynote address Sobita Mangsatabam, Secy, WAD said that Manipuri s.....

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Siroy Lily tuber sold at 30 pounds in UK

3 day international conference on natural resources commence IMPHAL | Mar 27 “One tuber of the famed Siroy Lily indigenous to Manipur is being sold at 20/30 pounds in the United Kingdom. They have cashed in on the flora indigenous to the northeast. We, .....

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Filmmaking workshop gets underway at MFDS

IMPHAL | Mar 27 Nine-day filmmaking workshop gets underway here today at the premises of the Manipur Film Development Society, Palace Gate. The workshop is being orgnanised jointly by the Films Division, ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Film So.....

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PREPAK observes ‘Red Army Uprising’

IMPHAL | Mar 27 The Red Army of proscribed People’s Revolutionary Party of Kangleipak has observed its 30th ‘Red Army Uprising’ day yesterday, with different communities of both hill and the valley participating in it. A release signed by LeibakNgakpa L.....

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AIMS accuses MSF of unfair means

IMPHAL | Mar 27 In the ensuing class 12 examination by Council of Higher Secondary education Manipur (COHSEM) from March 20 to 10 of next month 2 volunteers identified as Manipur Student Federation (MSF) was caught by the invigilator of Bishnupur Higher .....

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TSA-GHQ thanks CM, seeks promotion of Thadou tribe

KANGPOKPI | Mar 27 Conveying its sincerely gratitude to the Chief Minister of the newly formed BJP led coalition government of Manipur, Thadou Students’ Association –GHQ appreciated the Chief Minister for the ministerial berth to two Thadou speaking MLAs.....

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Job fair at Lamyanba

IMPHAL | Mar 27 With the aim to counsel the educated youth about job opportunities and how to hone their skill, a one day job fair was inaugurated at Lamyanba Shanglen Palace Compound. The fair was organised by National Institute of Electronics and Info.....

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Craft exhibition kicks off

IMPHAL | Mar 27 A 7 day Crafts Exhibition organised by the Manipur Apex Handloom Weavers & Handcrafts Artisans CS Ltd (AWAS), Imphal began today at the Trade Centre, Porompat, Imphal. The exhibition was sponsored by the Office of the Development Commiss.....

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Brief News 

Governor condoles

IMPHAL | Mar 27 The Governor of Manipur, Najma Heptulla, expressed shock to learn the unfortunate demise of 9 passengers and injury sustained my many following the early morning bus accident which took place today at Dimapur – Imphal National Highway No .....

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RIMS stir called off

IMPHAL | Mar 27 The Regional Institute of Medical Sciences, RIMS has called off its stir against the non-appointment of director by the Central ministry. The decision was reached following assurance by the Chief Minister of bringing up the matter to the .....

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TN Haokip greets

IMPHAL | Mar 27 The president of Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) TN Haokip has conveyed warm greetings to the people of Manipur on the auspicious occasion of Shajibu Cheiraoba. A release wished that the New Year brings in peace, harmony and pr.....

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Urmila Chanam gets MasterCard Hero award

IMPHAL | Mar 27 Urmila Chanam, a global campaigner on women's right to dignity and good health and Founder of Breaking the Silence Campaign received the MasterCard Celebrate Heroes Award today in a grand award ceremony held at the Selco center, Bengaluru.....

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Seminar on single women begins

IMPHAL | Mar 27 A two-day seminar on problems and difficulties facing by single women of Manipur organised by Society for Human Welfare and Education under the sponsorship of National Commission for Women, New Delhi commenced today at Manipur Press Club,.....

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Capacity building for PLHIV

LAMKA | Mar 27 District AIDS Prevention and Control Unit (DAPCU) organised a one day capacity building programme for People Living with HIV/AIDS (PLHIV) at chief medical officer's conference hall, Churachandpur district, today. Supervisor of DAPCU, T Be.....

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JAC of the candidates of police constables formed

IMPHAL | Mar 27 A Joint Action Committee of All Manipur Police Constable Male & Civil Viva Voice Completed Candidate 2016 Fresh Recruits was formed today after a general body meeting. Addressing a press meet held today at Manipur Press Club, Imphal the .....

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Awareness camp of SHGs held

BISHNUPUR | Mar 27 One-day awareness and mobilisation camp for formation of SHGs organised by Wangjing Women and Girls Society (WWAGS) was held at Ngangkha Lawai Awang Community Hall, Bishnupur district today. The camp was attended by local leader RK Sa.....

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Gaikhagam greets

IMPHAL | Mar 27 Former Deputy Chief Minister Gaikhagam has extended his warm greeting to the people of Manipur on the auspicious occasion of Shajibu Cheiraoba on March 29. In his message, he wished that this New Year may usher in an era of peace, prospe.....

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AISF inspects exam centres

IMPHAL | Mar 27 All India Students’ Federation (AISF), Manipur State Council inspected various examination centers of Higher Secondary Examination being conducted by Council of Higher Secondary Education Manipur (COHSEM) today. A release said that the f.....

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PSO condoles

IMPHAL | Mar 27 The Pangal Students’ Organisation (PSO), Manipur has expressed heartfelt condolences on the unfortunate road accident that took place at Senapati district in between Makan and Chakhumai area along the Imphal-Dimapur National Highway at ar.....

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