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House repeals Parliamentary Secy Act amid Cong walkout

Assembly

IMPHAL | Feb 23 : Manipur Assembly today passed Manipur Parliamentary Secretary (Appointment, Salary and Allowances and Miscellaneous Provisions) Repealing Bill 2018 amid pandemonium, leading to a noisy walk-out by Congress MLAs. The Manipur Act was re.....

24-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Biren to seek two more IRB battalions from Rajnath

IMPHAL | Feb 23 : Leader of the House, N. Biren Singh today told the members of the state Assembly that he would press the Union home minister, Rajnath Singh for announcing the raising of two more Indian Reserve Battalions for Manipur during his visit to .....

24-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Air dispensary likely to be inaugurated during PM’s visit

Governor Najma Heptullah hands over certificate

IMPHAL | Feb 23 : Governor Najma Heptullah expressed her hope that flying dispensary will be launched during the Prime Minister’s visit to inaugurate National Science Congress, next month. Demand for air dispensary is one of my first demands after taking .....

24-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

‘Meitei/Meetei has right to be included in schedule tribe list’

IMPHAL | Feb 24 : President of Schedule Tribe Demand Committee of Manipur (STDCM), Moirangthem Naudalenkhomba said Meitei/ Meetei have its own culture and tradition and any community should not interfere against the demand to include Meietei/Meetei in the.....

24-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Tharon village: A natural tourist hotspot

Tharon village: A natural tourist hotspot

TAMENGLONG| Feb 21 : Despite the complacency of the government in taking initiatives to popularise and develop tourism destinations in the state, Tharon village with its enchanting natural beauty is rapidly becoming a tourist hot-spot. Tharon village, .....

Saklon magazine released

Launching of Saklon

IMPHAL| Feb 23 (DIPR) : Director, Information and Public Relations Meghachandra Kongbam today released the 11th Edition of Saklon, an annual International Manipuri Magazine at the auditorium of Directorate of Information and Public Relations (DIPR), Moira.....

24-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Northeast India-Myanmar Exim conclave launched

North East India-Myanmar EXIM Conclave

IMPHAL| Feb 23 : A 2-day North East India-Myanmar EXIM Conclave was launched today at the conference hall of Mandalay Region Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The conclave is organised by Norh Eastern Foundation with the support of DoNER ministry and Myan.....

24-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Guv inaugurates seminar on ‘Migration and Ethnicity in Northeast India”

KANGPOKPI| Feb 23 : Governor Najma Heptulla today inaugurated a 2-Day national seminar on “Migration and Ethnicity in North-East India” at Indira Gandhi National Tribal University, Regional Campus located at Makhan, Kangpokpi. The 2-Day national seminar i.....

Swadhar Greh Centre rehabilitates different disadvantaged women

Inmates of Swadhar Greh Centre Thangkanphai making Kouna products

KANGPOKPI | Feb 23 : Swadhar Greh Centre of Thangkanphai, Saikul sub-division, Kangpokpi district have rehabilitated around 35 women who are widows, HIV positive patients, women in distress and difficult circumstances from various communities. The wome.....

Over Rs 569 crore spent in Nagaland 2008 elections. What will be the amount in 2018 elections?

KOHIMA | Feb 23 (NEPS) : In the Nagaland 2008 Elections, an approximate amount of Rs 569, 96,00000/- (Rupees five hundred and sixty-nine crores and ninety-six lakhs) was spent to buy votes and to muscle man power during the election. This was disclosed by.....

Brief News

Neiphiu Rio’s resignation accepted by Lok Sabha Speaker

DIMAPUR | Feb 23 (NNN) : Speaker of the Lok Sabha, Sumitra Mahajan has accepted the resignation of Neiphiu Rio as MP with effect from February 22, 2018. This was informed by the joint secretary, Lok Sabha Secretariat, in a letter addressed to the former c.....

IMA Bharat Yatra

IMPHAL | Feb 23 : Indian Medical Association (IMA) informed that the medical profession today is confronting the issue of National Medical Commission (NMC) Bill as it has the potential to adversely change the character of medical education and healthcare .....

24-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Condolence

KANGPOKPI | Feb 23 : Kukis across the state and abroad today mourned the untimely demise of president of Kuki Inpi Manipur, Kamliankhup Lianzaw. Kamliankhup expired while in office today early morning at around 2 am at District hospital Churachandpur. .....

24-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Women body provides financial assistance

IMPHAL| Feb 23 : The Turel Leima Women’s Development, a non-profit organisation of Yumnam Khonou, Bishnupur District, Manipur today organised a financial and material assistance program at Loyalakpa Laibung, Yumnam Khunou. During the presentation progr.....

24-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Speaker summons House marshals

IMPHAL | Feb 23 : Speaker, Yumnam Khemchand Singh today ordered marshals of the state Assembly to remove Opposition Congress member, Kh. Joykisan Singh from the House, after an angry exchange between the two. The Speaker, however, called back the marsh.....

24-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Case of pregnant woman’s death settled

CHURACHANDPUR | Feb 23 : JAC against the killing of Sapam Thoibi Devi had a meeting between the officials of Churachandpur District Hospital and the accused doctor at the Churachandpur police station today and ended the case with a solution in the late af.....

Kotiswar assumes as Chief Justice

IMPHAL| Feb 23 (DIPR) : Justice N. Kotiswar, senior most judge of the High Court of Manipur has assumed the charge of Chief Justice of the High Court of Manipur with effect from today as per notification issued yesterday by the joint secretary to the gove.....

24-Feb-2018 / DIPR

Digital payment counter at RIMS

IMPHAL| Feb 23 : RIMS has opened a new digital payment counter through point-of-sale (POS) machine at the general OPD of the hospital. A release signed by the medical superintendent of RIMS hospital, Imphal stated that patients can use debit cards thro.....

24-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

HTC expresses condolences

IMPHAL| Feb 23 : Hill Tribal Council (HTC) expressed its condolences over the sudden demise of president of Kuki Inpi Manipur (KIM), Khamliankhup Lianzaw. A release from HTC stated that Khamliankhup Lianzaw took his last breath around 2 am on February .....

24-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Water scheme handed to Suangkuang village

IMPHAL| Feb 23 : A Water Supply Scheme was today handed over to the villagers of Suangkuang village by Khuga Battalion. Suangkuang village is one of the remotest villages of Churachandpur district and was without permanent source of water. The village.....

24-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

CWRU condoles the sudden demise of Khamchinthang

CCPUR | Feb 23 : Churachandpur Working Reporter Union (CWRU) has expressed its deepest condolence on the sudden demise of young reporters and dynamic journalist of the district, Khamchinthang Valte alias KK Valte. Khamchinthang left for his heavenly ab.....

Editorials

Moody Evolutions

In every aspect, Manipur’s own way of celebration is transforming with the change in time. Either the change is cultural, traditional or personal attitude but many things have evolved in the last two decades. People who were born during late 1970s and 198.....

Sports News

LAGSA golden jubilee meet 2018 concludes

CHANDEL | Jan 27 : The defending champion Seijamang Memorial Team (SMT) Phaijang, G.Songel Youth Club and M.Moljol Youth Club lifted the Men’s Football, Junior Boys Football and Women’s Volleyball Champion Trophies of the Lonpi Area Games and Sports Assoc.....

KBCA Youth Gospel Olympics concludes

IMPHAL| Jan 27 : The closing ceremony of 2nd Youth Gospel Olympic, organised by Komrem Baptist Church Association (KBCA) Manipur, was held on January 26 at Sinamkom Baptist church. IGP L. Kailun was the chief guest at the closing programme while social.....

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