Wednesday, 27 August 2014


Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh during his trip to Kakching on Sunday.

RIMS director Dr Sekharjit removed prematurely from post

IMPHAL, August 26: Prof L Sekharjit Singh has been removed prematurely from the post of director, Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS). The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare issued an order to this effect on August 25. It may be mentioned t.....

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Sankirtana’s inscription in UNESCO list celebrated

IMPHAL, August 26: State Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh today attended the felicitation function of the "Inscription of Sankritana in the Representative List of UNESCO's Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity at Shri Shri Bijoy Govindajee Mandap, Sago.....

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Highways in Manipur to be completely developed within six months: State BJP

Imphal, August 26: The Union Surface Transport and Shipping Minister has assured to sanction Rs15, 000 crores for the completion of National Highways in Manipur connecting with the rest of India. The development work on the highways will be completed with.....

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Truck set ablaze for ignoring quarry restriction

IMPHAL, August 26: Volunteers of the Sekmai Protection Committee and the Advance Women Society Sekmai along with other locals of Sekmai area set ablaze a sand laden truck for quarrying against their restriction at the Imphal River. The truck bearing regd.....

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Two killed, several injured in separate road mishaps

IMPHAL, August 26: Two men were killed while ten others were injured in two separate road mishaps in the State since yesterday. A passenger of a Tata Sumo was killed while nine others were injured when it skidded down a gorge at the Old Cachar Road in Bi.....

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Ukhrul DC not to allow breach of peace or misconduct by police

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, August 26: Maintaining that the strategic deployment of increased State security forces in Ukhrul district headquarters is to basically pre-empt any untoward situation in the aftermath of the assassination of an ADC member on .....

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“Scientists will eventually curb climate change”

IMPHAL, Aug 26: There will be a shortage of food if anything affects agricultural activities in a country where people depend heavily on agriculture, stated Manipur University Vice-Chancellor Prof H Nandakumar Sharma while speaking as the president of an .....

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CSOs garner support for Sharmila with rally

IMPHAL, August 26: The Women Action for Development organised a mass rally against the ‘torture and inhuman treatment of Irom Chanu Sharmila’ from Basket Ground, Nahabam, Brahmapur Leikai. The rally participated by womenfolk of the locality commenced at .....

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ILP sit in protest held at Tokpa Ching

THOUBAL, Aug 26: In relation with the ongoing demand for implementation of ILP in the state, Tokpa Ching Meira Paibi Apunba Lup organised sit in protests at different areas of Tokpa Ching area today. The Lup organised the protests at Tokpa Ching Communit.....

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AMSU to observe Hunger Marchers’ Day

IMPHAL, Aug 26: The All Manipur Students’ Union has stated that it is preparing to organise the 49th Hunger Marchers’ Day on August 27. According to a release of AMSU, in August 27, 1965, the public and students had jointly held a protest against the the.....

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AR personnel injured in IED explosion

IMPHAL, Aug 26: A havildar of the 3 Assam Rifles was hit by splinters during an Improvised Explosive Device attack this morning around 6:15 at Old Somtal, Chandel district along the Indo-Myanmar border. The injured has been identified as havildar no 3557.....

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