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State govt cracks whip against supporting Maoist general strike

IMPHAL | Dec 15 State Government has warned employees of departmental proceedings against employee who fails to attend their duties during the 48-general hours strike called by Maoist Communist Party, Manipur which will begin from midnight of December .....

16-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

“Is serving people’s grievances illegal?” asks CM

Chief minister Nongthombam Biren speaks with people on Meeyamgi Numit and Hill Leaders’ Day

IMPHAL | Dec 15 Chief minister Nongthombam Biren Singh said that the PIL filed against him for organising Meeyamgi Numit and Hill Leaders’ Day every month was totally unprecedented, and further noted that such response only shows that some section of t.....

16-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

1.04 lakh households in the State to be provided power connection, says Biswajit

Biswajit inaugurates 3311 KV Power Sub-Station at Kasom Khullen

IMPHAL | Dec 15 While alleging that the congress party had been destroying the country, Power minister, Biswajit questioned what they had done for the past so many years regarding the lack of infrastructure and man power. Speaking as the chief gue.....

16-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Locals decry slow progress, halting of bridge construction work

JIRIBAM | Dec 15 Locals have decried the slow progress of construction work of the Bailey bridge over Goakhal River which falls under Borobekra sub- division, which has come to a standstill from the last two months. In regard to the slow progress of.....

Free Diagnostic Service and 10-Bedded Ayush Hospital inaugurated

L. Jayantakumar speaks during the inaugural function of Free Diagnostic Service and 10-Bedded Ayush Hospital at  Ukhrul

UKHRUL | Dec 15 Health and Family Welfare minister, L Jayantakumar Singh, inaugurated free diagnostics services under NHM, Manipur in partnership with KRSNAA Diagnostics Pvt. Ltd. at district Hospital, Ukhrul. The programme was also attended by MLA .....

FIAPO warns of taking up legal actions against State govt

IMPHAL | Dec 15 Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisation (FIAPO) while demanding the authorities concerned to revoke the government order to round up stray dogs, has also warned of pursuing legal course against the State government if the or.....

16-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Charge sheets submitted against four associates of former ADC chairman

IMPHAL | Dec 15 Narcotics Affairs and Border (NAB) officials has submitted four different charge sheets against four associates of the former ADC chairman of Chandel, Lhukhosei Zou before the special judge, Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (N.....

16-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Ringjoy Leivon Lamkang wins a pageant title with a difference

Ringjoy Leivon Lamkang wins a pageant title with a difference

CHANDEL | Dec 15 Ringjoy Leivon Lamkang was on Friday, 14th December, 2018, crowned at the Miss Chakpi 2018 after a series of other contestants were interviewed and was finally crowned as the Miss Chakpi 2018. But the difference is that, Miss Chakpi.....

Ibemni conferred Chongtham Bimlabashanta 2018 award

Ibemni conferred Chongtham Bimlabashanta 2018 award

IMPHAL | Dec 15 Folk song – Khongjom Parva singer, Nameirakpam Ibemni Devi was conferred with the ‘Chongtham Bimlabashanta Award, 2018’ at an award distribution ceremony held today at Manipuri Hindi Parishad, Thangal Bazar, Imphal. The 98 years old .....

16-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

CM rewards Rs. 10 lakh to singer Mandakini

CM rewards Rs. 10 lakh to singer Mandakini

IMPHAL | Dec 15 Chief minister, N. Biren Singh felicitated renowned singer, Mandakini Takhellambam at Durbar Hall, Chief Minister’s Secretariat today in recognition of her outstanding performance at Zee TV’s Sa Re Ga Ma singing reality show. Acknowl.....

16-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

10 - Day 27th Imphal Book Fair 2018 inaugurated

Books of different varieties available at discount IMPHAL | Dec 15 State Central Library, Imphal, department of Art and Culture in collaboration with Raja Rammohan Roy Library Foundation, Kolkata organised the 10- day, 27th Imphal Book Fair 2018 whi.....

16-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Police and community interface program on crime against women and children held

IMPHAL | Dec 15 Women Action for Development (WAD) organised a ‘One Day Police and Community Interface Programme on Crime against Women and Children in Manipur’ at the conference hall of the State Guest House, Imphal. The speakers at the occasion ex.....

16-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Multi-month dispensation scheme of ART launched

TAMENGLONG | Dec 15 Multi Month Dispensation of Anti-Retroviral Therapy (ART) for People Living with HIV (PLHIV) at ART Centre was launched today by project director, Manipur State AIDS Control Society (MSACS), A. Radhabinod Sharma at ART Centre, Distr.....

Two-day bird watching camp conducted by Bishnupur Forest division

IMPHAL | Dec 15 A two-day bird watching camp on the theme ‘Welcome our Feathered Friends’ was conducted by forest department, with support from NMHS: Nature Learning Centre, at Toubul, Bishnupur on December 14 and 15. More than 50 enthusiastic and e.....

16-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

LDC organises advent Christmas cum political review meeting

IMPHAL| Dec 15 Lok Janshakti Party (LJP), Nungba Mandal organised an Advent Christmas cum Political review meeting under the theme of ‘Change, Development and Social Justice’ at Neikanlong, Imphal on December 15. A release signed by general secretar.....

Legal awareness programme held at Phaitol

TAMENGLONG | Dec 15 The Thadou Students’ Association, Jiribam and Tamenglong Branch (TSA-J and T)in association with District Legal Services Authority (DLSA), Imphal East organised a ‘One-Day Legal Awareness Programme’ at Phaitol Community Hall, Phaito.....

Moltuk battalion ensures smooth conduct of GTV

IMPHAL | Dec 15 Continuing with its objective of providing aid to civil authorities, Moltuk Battalion of 26 Sector Assam Rifles helped the civil administration of Chandel district in organising the “Go to Village” programme in village Molcham, said a p.....

One year jail term for Kishorchandra under NSA

IMPHAL | Dec 14 The Advisory Board on National Security Act (NSA) has approved the detention of former ISTV staff, Keshorchandra Wangkhem, under the act for the period of 12 months. According to an order issued by the deputy secretary (Home) Dr. Th......

15-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

HC dismisses PIL against ‘meeyamgi numit’, ‘Hills People’s Day’ programmes

IMPHAL | Dec 14 The High Court of Manipur has dismissed a PIL filed against the Government seeking directive for disclosure of the source, scope and nature of the interaction programme namely ‘Hill People’s Day’ and ‘Meeyamgi Numit’ (People’s Day), ter.....

15-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Jonathan was given capital punishment claims KRA

KANGPOKPI| Dec 14 The Kuki Revolutionary Army (KRA) claimed hand over the killing of Hemkhothang Misao alias Th. Misao at Saikul Hill Town yesterday afternoon at around 4:30 pm whose dead body was brought back to Saikul this evening after conducting po.....

Woman sympathiser of ZUF apprehended, ammunitions recovered

Woman sympathiser of ZUF apprehended, ammunitions recovered

IMPHAL | Dec 14 A combined team of Manipur Police along with Assam Rifles apprehended a woman sympathiser of UG group, ZUF, and recovered a huge consignment of ammunitions and grenades, said a release by PRO of IGAR (South). It stated that the woman.....

Barak Festival concludes

Jayanta speaks during the closing day of Barak Fest

IMPHAL| Dec 14 “It is of importance and a necessity to spread awareness of the priceless culture and traditions of the state,” said minister of Arts and Culture, Kh. Jayantakumar, in his address as chief guest, at the concluding ceremony of the Barak f.....

15-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

National seminar on Issues and Challenges in Local Self-Government in Manipur commences

National seminar on Issues and Challenges in Local Self-Government in Manipur commences

IMPHAL | Dec 14 A two-day national seminar on ‘Issues and Challenges in Local Self- Government in Manipur’ was inaugurated today at Court Hall, Manipur University (MU), Canchipur, organised by Centre for Manipur Studies, MU. As the presidium member .....

15-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Chumphut Phanit celebrated at Ukhrul

Chumphut Phanit celebrated at Ukhrul

‘Stop deforestation to plant poppy in the hill regions’ IMPHAL | Dec 14 The traditional festival of the Tangkhul tribe, ‘Chumphut Phanit,’ opening of granary for the first time, was celebrated at Hoomi village, Ukhrul yesterday with the theme, ‘Acti.....

15-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

JNN’s office inaugurated at Jiribam

JNN’s office inaugurated at Jiribam

JIRIBAM| Dec 14 An office of Jiri News Network (JNN), a news agency, was inaugurated today at Babupara, Jiribam, organised by Jiri News Network Committee. The inauguration programme was attended by MLA of Jiribam assembly constituency, Md. Ashab Udd.....

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ADACC Moreh disposes drugs worth around Rs 10 crore

ADACC Moreh disposes drugs worth around Rs 10 crore

MOREH| Dec 15 As a part of its on-going campaign against drugs and other intoxicants, Anti-Drugs Abuse Campaign Committee (ADACC) Moreh, today set ablaze drugs worth more than Rs 10 crore in the international market which were seized during its fourth .....

Unidentified woman found injured at Iroisemba still at RIMS

IMPHAL | Dec 15 An unidentified woman who was found injured at Iroisemba road on December 11, is still under medical treatment at Regional Institute of Medical Science (RIMS), Lamphel and no relatives have come out to claim her yet. It may be mentio.....

16-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

WATAM demands proper waste disposal site in Moreh

IMPHAL | Dec 15 Worker and Traders Association, Moreh (WATAM) demanded a proper waste disposal site in Moreh citing that it has been one of the many problems faced by the association and also the people of Moreh as a whole. The secretary of WATAM, T.....

Suspension order of commandant, Th. Vikramjit revoked

IMPHAL | Dec 15 The suspension order of the then commandant of 3rd IRB, Th. Vikramjit was revoked yesterday by the governor “without prejudice to departmental enquiry or criminal proceedings being held against him.” He was suspended vide the governm.....

16-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Scholarship for selected SC students

IMPHAL | Dec 15 Directorate for welfare of Other Backward Classes and SCs has notified that scholarships for selected students belonging to Scheduled Castes for the year 2017-18 and 2016-17 (Supplementary) to check or update their bank accounts. .....


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