Saturday, 25 October 2014


Both Thangal Bazar and Paona Bazar- the two main economic centres of the State were a hive of activity on Friday, as shoppers rushed to do some last minute shoppings before the Ningol Chakkouba festival which falls on October 25.

Police operations yield rich results, peak with rescue of two labourers held for ransom

IMPHAL, October 24: State police rescued two labours kidnapped for ransom, and in another incident arrested a police driver constable involved in lifting two-wheelers, in what was for the State police a fairly successful couple of days. According to a pr.....

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Governor, CM, others greet people on Ningol Chakkouba

IMPHAL, October 24: The Governor of Manipur, Dr KK Paul has conveyed his heartiest greetings on the occasion of Ningol Chakkouba to the people of Manipur and especially to the married womenfolk of the State. In his message to the people of the State, the.....

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SARAS fair turnover cross record Rs. 1 crore mark

IMPHAL, October 24: The 12-day long SARAS Mela, 2014 which concluded today managed to earn a total of Rs 1,00,42,000 said Rural Development and Panchayati Raj minister Francis Ngajokpa today. He was speaking at the concluding function of the mela which b.....

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Labour body to ban all activities of FCI, CAF & PD godowns

IMPHAL, October 24 (NNN): Irked by alleged apathetic attitude shown by the Labour department towards its demands, the CAF & PD Labourers’ Welfare Association (CAF & PD LWA) has announced an indefinite ban on all activities of FCI and CAF & PD godowns begi.....

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Ngaton and Pengba command highest prices at fish fair

IMPHAL, October 24: The Ningol Chakouba ‘Fish Fair-cum-Firsh Crop Competition, 2014’ was inaugurated by Commerce and Industry minister Govindas Konthoujam as the chief guest today at Mapal Kangjeibung. The function also was attended by Agriculture and Fi.....

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JNMDA troupe returns from successful Japan trip

IMPHAL, October 24: The Jawaharlal Nehru Manipur Dance Academy has said that a 16-member troupe of the academy led by director L Upendro Sharma has returned to Imphal after successfully presenting Manipuri dance and music in different cities of Japan from.....

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Tankers begin off-loading at oil depots

IMPHAL, Oct 24: With the steering wheel-down protest suspended Tankers drivers today resumed their normal duty. According to A Deven Singh, general secretary All Manipur Petroleum Transporter Association (AMPTA), altogether 26 petroleum tankers distribut.....

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Body recovered

IMPHAL, Oct 24: The dead body of a male was recovered from Malom Makha Leikai canal yesterday evening around 3.30 under Nambol Police station, Bishnupur district. Police said that the deceased who appears to be a non-local is believed to be in his mid 40.....

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Brave boy drowns saving a girl colleague

IMPHAL, Oct 24: A teenage boy drowned in the Loktak project canal Ningthoukhong after saving a 21 year old girl yesterday afternoon. The deceased is identified as R Sangreibou, 18, son of R Poumangbou of Kuilong village Tamei sub-division at present Than.....

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Exam centres for MES preliminary identified

IMPHAL, Oct 24: The department of Education has identified four schools to be used as examination centres for the Manipur Public Service Commission conducted preliminary exam of Manipur Education Service Grade-II and III. The four schools will remain clo.....

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Sarita’s suspension condemned

IMPHAL, Oct 24: The All Manipur Nupi Marup has condemned the indefinite suspension of boxer Laishram Sarita and Officials. According to a release of the Nupi Marup, the party has sent a fax message to the Prime Minister and Sports Minister in this regard.....

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Woman hospitalised after self immolation attempt

IMPHAL, October 24: In a horrific incident, a 40-year-old woman received serious burn injuries when she set herself on fire late last night around 11.30 at Kwakeithel Konjeng Leikai, Imphal West district. The woman has been identified as Langpoklatpam Su.....

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Contraband drugs seized

IMPHAL, October 24: Troops of the 24 Assam Rifles of 26 Sector AR established vehicle check posts at Khudengthabi and Sita road junction and apprehended two individuals along with contraband drugs on October 22. A PRO IGAR (s) press release identified th.....

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MPCC approves re-constituted members of Wanging tentha committee

IMPHAL, October 24: The Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee has said that its president has approved 15 re-constituted members of the Wangjing Tentha Block Congress Committee with immediate effect. According to a release of the committee, the committee ha.....

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