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Barak inland waterways in pipeline: Biren

IMPHAL | Feb 22 : Chief minister, N. Biren Singh today announced on the floor of the House that inland waterways for Barak river will soon be introduced for better facilitate transportation issues of the inhabitants of the area and also to enhance marketi.....

23-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

20 injured in Senapati accident

A student receiving first aid at 34 AR Hospital Maram

IMPHAL | Feb 22 : At least twenty students of Don Bosco College Maram volunteering in the drive to destroy poppy plantations, were injured in an accident today. Among them five were critically injured. The continuous drive is organised by the district .....

23-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Inspector assault slur on BJP workers

IMPHAL | Feb 22 : Opposition Congress MLA, N. Loken charged that the group of women that manhandled an inspector of CAF and PD in Bishnupur district yesterday in CAF and PD office were BJP workers. Raising the incident during zero hour in the Assembly .....

23-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Tumukhong people threatens to dismantle Mapithel dam

Tumukhong people threatens to dismantle Mapithel dam

IMPHAL | Feb 22 : People of Tumukhong have warned, to dismantle Mapithel dam to get back the past livelihood of the Mapithel dam downstream villagers, if the state commissions Mapithel dam forcibly without fulfilling the welfare demands by the villagers. .....

23-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Joint panel to monitor Ithai barrage

IMPHAL | Feb 22 : Leader of the House, N. Biren today said that a joint committee comprising of National Hydroelectric Power Corporation(NHPC) and state’s irrigation and flood control department will be constituted to monitor the opening of Ithai barrage .....

23-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

MSRLM signs MoUs with seven agencies for skilling rural youth

MSRLM signs MoUs with seven agencies

IMPHAL | Feb 22 : With the objective of providing gainfully employable skills to rural youth through effective implementation of Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana (DDU-GKY), Manipur State Rural Livelihood Mission (MSRLM) had signed memorandum .....

23-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Daily Delhi-Imphal flight by April

IMPHAL| Feb 22(DIPR) : Chief minister, N. Biren Singh said the ministry of civil aviation has assured the state government that Air India would begin daily direct flights from New Delhi to Imphal by first week of April, 2018. This was stated by him at the.....

23-Feb-2018 / DIPR

Students of Bengoon Higher Secondary School seeks government attention

THOUBAL | Feb 22 : The students of Bengoon Higher Secondary School under Mayang Imphal assembly constituency held a public meeting yesterday to address their grievances, drawing government attention that the required teachers and infrastructure of the sch.....

JAC formed against death of pregnant woman

CHURACHANDPUR | Feb 22 : A JAC was formed by Torbung areas youth club, Meira Paibis and other organisations after an incident occurred late last night in which a pregnant woman died at Churachandpur District Hospital after she had gone through an operatio.....

70th Zomi Nam Ni observed

CHURACHANDPUR| Feb 22 : The 70th Zomi Nam Ni day was observed under the theme of ‘Convergence’ at Lamka public ground on February 20. MLA of Thanlon assembly constituency, Vungzagin Valte and president of Zomi Re-Unification Organisation (ZRO), Thangli.....

Brief News

Kangba memorial site as state heritage site

Minster Jayantakumar inspection tour

IMPHAL| Feb 22(DIPR) : Art and culture minister L. Jayantakumar Singh today announced that the memorial site of King Kangba at Kangmong will be developed as a state heritage site. A ministerial team today paid an inspection visit at Kangmong of Nambol .....

23-Feb-2018 / DIPR

Plea for teachers

IMPHAL | Feb 22 : School Management Committee (SCM) of Tanjeng Ahallup Government Primary School urged the concerned authorities to fill up the required teacher of the school at earliest. It was appealed in a press release issued by convenor of the com.....

23-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

JCCTOM submits memorandum

IMPHAL | Feb 22 (NNN) : The Joint Co-ordination Committee of Tribal Organisations Manipur (JCCTOM) has submitted a memorandum to the Prime Minister of India apprising him not to pay heed to the demand for the inclusion of Meitei/Meetei in the Scheduled Tr.....

NIT students meet Union Sports minister

IMPHAL | Feb 22 : The journey of the NIT students further continued as they met the Union Sports minister, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore today and the students held an interactive session with the minister who in return encouraged the students to study hard .....

23-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

DTO Imphal East clarifies

IMPHAL | Feb 22 : The District Transport Officer (DTO) Imphal East has clarified that he did not intentionally withhold the registration number of the vehicle belonging to IFC minister Letpao Haokip while providing information to an RTI application but a .....

23-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Sumang Leela competition as festival

IMPHAL | Feb 22 : All the Sumang Leela artistes associations unanimously have urged the Manipur State Kala Academy to organise Sumang Leela competition as Sumang Leela festival in the coming year. It was said by secretary of Lamjing Artist Association,.....

23-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Drug peddler arrested

IMPHAL| Feb 22 : A team of district police, Thoubal and volunteers of All Lilong Anti Drugs Association (ALADA) and Anti Social Preventive Organisation (ASPO) apprehended a drug peddler on February 19 during a house search operation at Lilong Turel Ahanbi.....

23-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Lanmei Thanbee released

IMPHAL | Feb 22 : The chief editor of the Lanmei Thanbi Dr.S.Raghumani has released the February Issue of this monthly journal afternoon today at the deputy commisioner complex, Porompat, Imphal East along with some subscribers and staff of the journal. T.....

23-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Application for skill development prog

IMPHAL | Feb 22 : The directorate of Minorities and Other Backward Classes and SC has notified that application form of availing training on DTP Computer Training, Banana/ Pineapple, Fibre Crafts and Embroidery and Tailoring, training programme under skil.....

23-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

IMA rally

IMPHAL | Feb 22 : As a part of the nationwide protest against the NMC bill, Indian Medical Association (IMA) state branch and all the medical students of Manipur will be taking out a peaceful rally from 10 am on February 24, said a release signed by consu.....

23-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Solar lamps distributed

IMPHAL | Feb 22 : A programme on ‘Support to the Needy’ was organised today by 11 Assam Rifles of 26 Sector Assam Rifles and distributed solar lamps to villages around Moreh, said a release by PRO IGAR (South). It said that the event was a huge success wi.....

23-Feb-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Editorials

Nation colonizing itself

Is coexistence about sharing or is it about segregating? This is the million dollar question a multi-ethnic state like Manipur is left grappling with practically at every turn of event. As we see it, it will have to be a fine balance of a bit of both, esp.....

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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