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SBI issues appraisal on ATM scare

IMPHAL, Apr 24: The State Bank of India has said in a press release that since the rise of ATM frauds on the prowl the bank warns their customers to never divulge to anybody their sensitive information regarding their Bank Accounts. The SBI informs tha .....

25-Apr-2014 at 01:00 AM | 1 Comments

Kabui Dharma Sabha condoles

IMPHAL, Apr 24: The Kabui Dharma Sabha Manipur has said in a press release that it condole the demise of Ayekpam Lalmani Singh, vice-president of Vishva Hindu Parishad on April 19 at 10 am at his residence at Uripok Tourangbam Leikai due to illness. A .....

25-Apr-2014 at 12:59 AM | 0 Comments

NPO condemns rape of minor

IMPHAL, Apr 24: The Naga People’s Organisation has strongly condemned the alleged rape of a minor by a 65 year old in Paomei Colony, and the death of another youth in police firing while demonstrating against the incident. While condemning the crime, .....

25-Apr-2014 at 12:59 AM | 0 Comments

Longsai VA alleges Zoujantek villagers of arson

IMPHAL, April 24: The Longsai Village Authority has alleged in a press release that two passenger carrying Jeeps were damaged today after destructing banana plants and farm huts by the Zoujangtek village youths yesterday. It said, around 7:30 am today .....

25-Apr-2014 at 12:49 AM | 0 Comments

DEO announces counting of votes venue

IMPHAL, April 24: The Office of the District Election Officer/DC, Imphal East has said in a press release that the counting of votes in respect of 10 Assembly Segments comprising of No-1 Inner Manipur Parliamentary Constituency/DC, Imphal East will be con .....

25-Apr-2014 at 12:47 AM | 0 Comments

Four KCP cadres held: AR

IMPHAL, April 24: The Assam Rifles has said in a press release that four KCP cadres including a woman were apprehended on April 23 and 24 by the 16th Assam Rifles of 10 Sector AR under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South). According to a press release of the P .....

25-Apr-2014 at 12:42 AM | 0 Comments

Free vaccination of anti-rabies on World Veterinary Day

IMPHAL, April 24: The Indian Veterinary Association, Manipur Branch has said in a press release that the 14th World Veterinary Day under the theme ‘Animal Welfare’ will be observed on April 26 at 10:30 am at the Conference Hall, Manipur State Veterina .....

25-Apr-2014 at 12:42 AM | 0 Comments

Wangkhei Meiraba remembered at Machin Manao Ching

IMPHAL, Apr 23: The State Archaeology Department of Art & Culture, Government of Manipur and Peoples’ Museum, Kakching has said in a press release that the 123rd Death Anniversary of Wangkhei Meiraba who died defending his motherland at the Anglo-war in .....

24-Apr-2014 at 12:49 AM | 0 Comments

PFA deplores burning of forest

IMPHAL, April 23: The PFA has said in a press release that the organisation is not surprised to see the problem of water scarcity experienced by the state now. Much more grievances are on its way due to lack of awareness of our habitat and eco-system, .....

24-Apr-2014 at 12:45 AM | 0 Comments

"Boroikhal villagers still in relief camp"

JIRIBAM, Apr 23: The Ngamkhei Kanba Lup has said in a press release that the Government of Manipur has not provided any help to the locals of Boroikhal and Sahughat who are currently staying at relief camp at Jiribam. The villagers of Boroikhak and Sab .....

24-Apr-2014 at 12:42 AM | 0 Comments

18-year-old killed in road mishap

IMPHAL, April 22: A CRED mini truck carrying solid waste knocked down a Dio moped carrying to 18-year-olds in front of the JAS Gas Service, Uripok killing one of them. The moped was hit from the behind by the mini truck coming towards Lamphel around 9. .....

23-Apr-2014 at 01:16 AM | 0 Comments

Devastating fire damages vast area of Langol Reserved Forest

IMPHAL April 22: A devastating inferno created panic at Langol reserved forest range some few meters away from the Border Security Force Sector HeadQuarter Koirengei today at around 12.30 pm. Meanwhile, another wildfire had engulfed the same hill range .....

23-Apr-2014 at 01:16 AM | 0 Comments

Maoist, Manipur boycotts President’s visit

IMPHAL, April 22: The Maoist Communist Party, Manipur has said in a press release that the outfit will boycott the proposed visit of the President of India to the state capital condemning the non-provision of the PDS items to the people. A statement sa .....

23-Apr-2014 at 01:14 AM | 0 Comments

Dr Ibohalbi will continue to work for Trinamool

IMPHAL, April 22: Ousted Trinamool Congress Legislature leader Dr I Ibohalhi has clarified in a press meet today at his official quarter at Babupara regarding his reported removal from the post has said that he didn’t receive any information from the pa .....

23-Apr-2014 at 01:13 AM | 0 Comments

Man nabbed alongwith SP capsules

IMPHAL, April 22: A team of the NAB-PS police has arrested a person along with 37,800 SP (Spasmo-proxyvon) capsules yesterday. The NAB personnel intercepted and arrested the person identified as Md. Yunus Khan, 28, son of (L) Md. Izamuddin Khan of Khom .....

23-Apr-2014 at 01:12 AM | 0 Comments

Sora bandh withdrawn

IMPHAL, April 22: The Sora Village Authority, other civil organisations and student bodies have lifted the bandh imposed in the area since April 21 against the alleged rape of a class VIII student girl from the mid-night of April 22. The village autho .....

23-Apr-2014 at 01:12 AM | 0 Comments

Co-accused in Elizabeth murder case remanded to judicial custody till May 3

IMPHAL, April 21: Co accused in the Baby Lungnila Elizabeth murder case Laishram Suresh was today remanded to judicial custody till May 3 by Chief Judicial Magistrate, Imphal West RK Memcha. He was produced before the CJM by the CBI Special Branch. .....

22-Apr-2014 at 01:24 AM | 0 Comments

Search operation conducted ahead of Khongjom Day

IMPHAL, April 21: Thoubal District Police and commandos conducted a cordon and search operation and special drive against liquor vendors under the supervision of S Ibomcha additional SP (operation), Thoubal. The search operation was conducted at Kheba .....

22-Apr-2014 at 01:23 AM | 0 Comments

“Accused’s parents knew of doctored pictures”

IMPHAL, April 21: Parents of the girl whose doctored pictures were allegedly uploaded on a social networking site has claimed that the pictures were uploaded with full knowledge of the parents of the accused. Addressing a press conference, the father o .....

22-Apr-2014 at 01:22 AM | 0 Comments

Dr I Ibohalbi removed

IMPHAL, April 21: The Manipur Pradesh Trinamool Congress Committee has said in a press release that Dr. I. Ibohalbi has been removed from the post of Trinamool Congress Legislature Party-Leader with immediate effect due to the withdrawal of support of fiv .....

22-Apr-2014 at 01:19 AM | 0 Comments

Speaker greets state on Khongjom Day

IMPHAL, April 21: The Speaker, Manipur Legislative Assembly, Th Lokeshwar Singh sends his greetings to the people of Manipur on Khongjom Day and paid his respect to the martyrs of the day. The speaker said that the battle against the British in the yea .....

22-Apr-2014 at 01:19 AM | 0 Comments

Piling work for four lane Sanjenthong initiated: Simplex Projects Ltd

IMPHAL, April 21: The Simplex Projects Limited has said in a press release that the PWD, Bridge Division, Government of Manipur has allocated the work to construct a four lane new Sanjenthong bridge on the present site and work has started for pile testin .....

22-Apr-2014 at 01:19 AM | 0 Comments

Grenade found

IMPHAL, April 21: A chinese made hand grenade was found this late evening around 8pm at the residence of a businessmen identified James Kasung at Tangkhul avenue, opposite ISBT under Lamphel police station. The grenade was safely retrieved by the police a .....

22-Apr-2014 at 01:18 AM | 0 Comments

Protestors demand ‘death’ for accused in Ranbir killing

IMPHAL, April 21: A rally condemning the killing of Athokpam Ranbir son of (L) Ghanashyam of Wangkhei Ningtham Pukhri Mapal was taken out today. Ranbir was found dead on April 12 at Wangkhei Yonglan Leirak with head injuries from the gate of his friend .....

22-Apr-2014 at 01:18 AM | 0 Comments

31/1 Moijing re-poll on April 22

IMPHAL, April 21: The Election Commission of India has declared under sub-section (2) of Section 58 of the Representation of the People Act, 1951 that the poll held on April 17 last in polling station of 31/1 Moijing of the Thoubal assembly constituency o .....

22-Apr-2014 at 01:16 AM | 0 Comments

Other News 

Brew a healthy habit with CC Tea!

By Deepa Kh Summer or winter, nothing can beat the refreshing feel of a steaming hot cup of tea that goes perfect with a newspaper. For as long as we can remember, people have been drinking tea as it suits the taste of everyone. Tea, for its versatili .....

25-Apr-2014 at 01:05 AM | 0 Comments

State reeling under grim water scenario

IMPHAL, April 24: The issue of water scarcity in the state is apparently heading for the worst with the heat continuously tormenting the state even in the interior regions. The department has also continued to draw flak from various quarters for being .....

25-Apr-2014 at 01:06 AM | 0 Comments

CM urged to release Md Habibur Rahman

IMPHAL, April 24: The Joint Action Committee against the inhuman treatment and arrest of Habibur Rahman and his family members submitted a memorandum to the Chief Minister O Ibobi Thursday afternoon. The JAC and family members of Habibur Rahman came in .....

25-Apr-2014 at 12:55 AM | 0 Comments

Family accepts body, suspects foul play

IMPHAL, April 24: The family members of the 12-year-old girl who was found death hanging inside her residence at around 11pm in Keirao Bitra Awang Leikai under Irilbung Police Station claimed her dead body after a post mortem at JNIMS morgue Thursday afte .....

25-Apr-2014 at 12:54 AM | 0 Comments

IGNTU host roundtable conference on peace process

IMPHAL, April 24: A ‘two day national roundtable conference on Peace and Process in North East India’ organised by the department of Social Work, Indira Gandhi National Tribal University (IGNTU), Regional Campus, Manipur was inaugurated today, under t .....

25-Apr-2014 at 12:58 AM | 0 Comments

MTCSU condemns, expresses gratitude to CSOs

KANGPOKPI, April 24: The Manipur Theological College Students' Union today came up with the strongest condemnation over the alleged burning down of the college’s upper floor on the intervening night of April 19 destroying properties worth more than Rs.1 .....

25-Apr-2014 at 12:56 AM | 0 Comments

KYKL sends out greetings on its 20th anniversary

IMPHAL, April 24: The chairman of the Kanglei Yawol Kanna Lup (KYKL), in a statement has extended its greeting to people of Manipur including the WESEA, party members of the CorCom, in connection with the 20th anniversary of the outfit which falls on Apri .....

25-Apr-2014 at 01:03 AM | 0 Comments

PREPAK will observe Indian Colonialism Resist Day

IMPHAL, April 24: The proscribed People’s Revolutionary Party of Kangleipak, has said in a statement that the outfit will be observing the April 26 as the “Indian Colonialism Resist Day” from this year onwards. The statement signed by the assista .....

25-Apr-2014 at 12:53 AM | 0 Comments

Another inferno damages village church in Chandel

CHANDEL, April 24: A wildfire on April 23 after spreading fast towards Charangching Khunkha, Hnatham and Panchai village in Chandel district reduced the Hnatham Baptist Church building and the office cum store room to ashes at around 1.30pm April 23. T .....

25-Apr-2014 at 12:57 AM | 0 Comments

Teacher’s role crucial: NCPCR Chairperson

IMPHAL, April 24: The most important role is taken by the teacher. A teacher should know how to share knowledge with students and the means to develop and monitor a student. This was stated by Kushal Singh, the Chairperson of National Commission for Prot .....

25-Apr-2014 at 01:02 AM | 0 Comments

Evict encroachers to save Singda Dam: Local Pradhan

IMPHAL, April 24: Land encroachers around the Singda Dam area, which is the main source of water for the entire Imphal West district and Imphal city should be evicted so as to save the dam in its natural condition. The statement was made by the pradhan .....

25-Apr-2014 at 01:05 AM | 0 Comments

Ukhrul PHED provides mobile water supply

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, April 24: Against the backdrop of mounting water scarcity crisis in Ukhrul town owing to acute depletion of water sources at Shirui hills, PHED Ukhrul has come up with a free mobile water supply for the people as an alternati .....

25-Apr-2014 at 01:05 AM | 0 Comments

ADC, Ukhrul protests bomb threat on CEO

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, April 24: Strongly condemning the bomb threat on CEO, ADC Leiyaphy Rita, staff members of ADC Ukhrul on Thursday staged a sit-in protest in front of the ADC hq office at Mini Secretariat complex. Sources from ADC Ukhrul in .....

25-Apr-2014 at 12:56 AM | 0 Comments

New Technology – New Crime

The revolution in information technology has a great impact in our life. Its reach is almost everywhere. In fact, administrative functioning of a government, operatives of business and industries are increasingly depending on it. The technology has change .....

25-Apr-2014 at 12:41 AM | 0 Comments

State observes Panchayati Raj Day

IMPHAL, April 24: As observed in other parts of the country, the ‘Panchayati Raj day’ was also observed today at the Lairenkabi Panchayati Ghar, Imphal West district. The observation was organised by the Lairenkabi Kadangband Gram Panchayat of Maya .....

25-Apr-2014 at 01:04 AM | 0 Comments

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