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CJM Imphal sends six teachers and seven students of MU to jail : Pro VC told police that agitators made life attempt on him

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : The chief judicial magistrate, Imphal West yesterday has remanded six teachers and seven students of Manipur University to judicial custody for 15 days and two students to police custody for five days. All the six teachers and nine stu.....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Public lambast Biren’s government on banning Internet

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : There have been widespread negative reactions from the public regarding the mobile internet ban imposed by Biren’s government. In a poll taken by IFP, there is absolutely no feedback saying that banning the internet over the MU issue is.....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

‘Pandey does not have power to appoint pro VC during his force leave’

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : “As per the leave rule of the government of India, a person who is in force leave cannot exercise the power of his service. So appointing a pro vice-chancellor by A.P. Pandey during his leave for enquiry is null and void,” said former v.....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Shiv Sena appeals for amicable solutions

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : The current turmoil and impasse of the aftermath incident of the midnight raid that took place inside the Manipur University campus was unprecedented, and it has rocked the state and brought total shut down of the student community, dis.....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Stop terrorising MU campus and state: YFPHR

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : Youth’s Forum for Protection of Human Rights (YFPHR) has expressed strong opposition to the move of the state and central governments that terrorised Manipur University (MU) in the name of bringing normalcy at the varsity campus after a.....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

It is time to save Manipur University, democracy and state: O. Joy

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : “It is time to save Manipur University, democracy and the state,” said veteran politician, O. Joy while speaking to media persons at the office of Peoples’ Resurgence and Justice Alliance (PRJA) today. He said that the BJP is revealing.....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

How can state solve major issues if it fails to resolve MU issue: HERICON

President of HERICON, Longjam Priyokumar speaks to media during press conference

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : State government cannot even solve the Manipur University issues so how can it solve other major issues of the state, and so the ministry of HRD is appealed to solve the on-going issue of Manipur University. President of HERICON, Longj.....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

JAC of MU Community organises meeting to discuss unfolding scenario of varsity

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : The Joint Action Committee of the Manipur University Community organised a meeting today at 1:00 pm to discuss the unfolding scenario of the Manipur University with professor, I. Tomba in the chair. The JAC members expressed strong con.....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

JSCC cautions to launch mass agitation if state govt and HRD ministry fail to act according to MoA

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : Joint Students’ Co-ordinating Committee (JSCC) has cautioned to launch mass agitation if the state government and the HRD ministry fail to act according to the memorandum of agreement (MoA) signed with the varsity community. Yesterday .....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Arrest at midnight a humiliation to university community: MUSU general secretary

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : The incident that happened in the University campus in the midnight of September 20 was the most unfortunate incident in the history of Manipur University, where huge forces of both state police and CRPF were deployed and the students i.....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Sahnit Ni is right of Kukis to demand justice: KCAC

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : The Kuk Chiefs’ Association (KCAC), Churachandpur has stated that the organisation is concerned by the “unprecedented and concerted efforts by some sections to tarnish the observance of ‘Sahnit Ni’ by painting it as a call for revenge.”.....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

KSO-SH serves ultimatum to revoke posting order of on-leave doctors at CMO Kangpokpi

KANGPOKPI | Sept 22 : The Kuki Students’ Organisation, Sadar Hills (KSO-SH) has served an ultimatum to state government with several demands to be fulfilled within September 27. In a press conference held today afternoon at the administrative office of K.....

CM distributes 61 GPS-fitted vehicles to government officers

CM Biren distributes 61 GPS-fitted vehicles to government officers

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : Chief minister, N. Biren Singh has said that a ring road and two flyovers would be constructed in Imphal with financial assistance from Asian Development Bank (ADB) soon. He announced it while speaking at the function of ‘Improving Mob.....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Heritage Park will be developed soon at Keibul Lamjao: CM

CM biren during Annual Get Together and Freshers’ Day 2018 of Mao Youth and Students’ Organisation

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : Chief minister, N. Biren said that a Heritage Park having traditional houses of all the 33 recognised tribes of the state would be developed at an estimated cost of Rs.39 crore at Keibul Lamjao soon. He was speaking as the chief guest .....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Retrospect and analyse the past for a better future: Radheshyam

The 55th Emerald Jubilee Celebration function of Modern College

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : The 55th Emerald Jubilee Celebration function of Modern College, Imphal was observed today at the multipurpose hall of the college, where education minister, Thokchom Radheshyam said that the 55 years completion of the college is an opp.....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Dept. of weight and measures should regularly check for standard measurements: Tondana

Social researcher, Serto Tondana Kom briefing to media after surveying at Khwairamband market

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : Social researcher, Serto Tondana Kom stated that people are in fear of buying goods from the market as well as from shops due to inaccurate weight and measurement and the department of weight and measures need to pay attention for regul.....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

NEFIS hold protest across India against crackdown on students and teachers at MU

NEFIS hold protest across India against crackdown on students and teachers at MU

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : North-East Forum for International Solidarity (NEFIS) activists today held protests across the country against the brutal crackdown on students and teachers at Manipur University. The protests were held at Delhi, Chandigarh, Assam and.....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Ban of mobile internet services effect people of Tamenglong

TAMENGLONG | Sept 22 : The suspension of mobile internet services in the state has severely affected the normal functioning in the district as many important works could not be performed. A person who did not want to disclose his identity told IFP of th.....

First Manipur State Child Friendly Office opens at Churachandpur

First Manipur State Child Friendly Office opens at Churachandpur

CHURACHANDPUR | Sept 22 : The Churachandpur police today inaugurated the first ever in Manipur State Child Friendly Office at Churachandpur women police station. The inaugural function was attended by chairperson of Manipur Commission for Protection of C.....

TSA-GHQ condemns MUSU of alleged mob violence

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : The Thadou Students’ Association, General Headquarters (TSA-GHQ) has condemned the alleged ‘mob violence’ meted out at Manipur University spearheaded by the Manipur University Students’ Union (MUSU) on September 20. A release signed by.....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

AR conducts medical camp on occasion of World Alzheimer's Day

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : Keithelmanbi Batallion of 9 Sector Assam Rifles conducted medical camp on occasion of World Alzheimer’s Day at Manamjang village on September 22, said a release from IGAR (South). The main focus of the event was to educate the old age.....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

POSHAN Maah and Swachhata Hi Seva held in Tamenglong

TAMENGLONG | Sept 22 : The district administration of Tamenglong today organised ‘Poshan Maah and Swachhata Hi Seva’ observances at Indoor stadium, Tamenglong. Deputy commissioner of Tamenglong, Ravinder Singh attended the even as chief guest and led the.....

Paintings from Manipur impress visitors at TISS Mumbai exhibition

MUMBAI | Sept 22 : In what has been described as the first extensive survey of contemporary art of Manipur exhibited outside the state, the R&V Art House curated an exhibition of contemporary paintings from Manipur titled “Voices from the Land of Polo”, a.....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

CAFI launches book

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : In an event organised by Control Arms Foundation of India in collaboration with Multiple Action Research Group (MARG) and India Habitat Centre (IHC) with support from EU, a book titled ‘Addressing Democracy, Diversity, Race and Gender-B.....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

89 students and six teachers of MU arrested on charge of manhandling pro vice-chancellor

IMPHAL | Sept 21 : Police have arrested 89 students and six teachers of Manipur University following a police complaint lodged by pro vice-chancellor, K. Yugindro at Singjamei police station against 31 teachers and students of the varsity. The complaint .....

22-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

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‘KNO supports NSCN-IM’s appeal for UN intervention’

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : In a letter addressed to the president of UNHRC, The Kuki National Organisation (KNO) stated the organisation extends total support to NSCN-IM’s appeal for the United Nations intervention to expedite the on-going peace talks with Govern.....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

11th Sattriya Sangeet Samaroh

Solo Bargeet performance at JNMDA open air theatre

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : Melodious solo Bargeet of Durgamoyee Bora and the performance of her musical team have enthralled the audience on the second day of 11th Sattriya Sangeet Samaroh. The sangeet samaroh has been organised by Sattriya Kendra, Guwahati in a.....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

CM and Governor extend Vegetarian Day wishes

IMPHAL | Sept 22 : The chief minister of Manipur has extended warm greetings and best wishes to the members of Jain Mandal, Imphal and the Jain community of Manipur on as the occasion of Anant Chaturdasi which is also being observed as Vegetarian Day. A .....

23-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

BSF-STC observes Swachhata Pakhwada at Ccpur district hospital

CHURACHANDPUR | Sept 22 : Under the aegis of subsidiary training centre (STC) of Borders Security Force led by its IGP, Solomon Yash Minz, a strong team of 300 of all ranks observed Swachhata Pakhwada (a fortnight cleanliness drive) at Churachandpur Distr.....

One-day awareness programme on library held in Tamenglong

TAMENGLONG | Sept 22 : A one-day library awareness programme was held at United Baptist Church Auditorium, Tamenglong district. The programme was organised by Manipur Library Association in collaboration with United Liangmai Baptist Church Tamenglong and.....


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