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BJP Manipur unit stages sit in against Pulwama terrorist attack

BJP Manipur unit stages sit-in protest against the Pulwama terrorist attack

IMPHAL | Feb 17 Condemning the bomb attack and killing of 40 CRPF personnel at Pulwama district, Jammu and Kashmir, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Manipur unit led by chief minister N.Biren staged a sit in protest at Nitaipat Chuthek in front of BJP offi.....

18-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

‘Veewon should be released unconditionally’

IMPHAL | Feb 17 Manipur University Students’ Union (MUSU) strongly condemned the slapping of seduction charges to Manipur Students Union, Delhi, former president, Veewon Thokchom. A release from MUSU stated that the organisation is deeply concerned .....

Manaoton quits AITC

IMPHAL | Feb 17 Dr. S. Manaoton announced today about leaving his post as the president of All India Trinamool Congress (AITC) today. He will declare which party he will join in a few days. Addressing media persons in a press meet held at his reside.....

18-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Man arrested in connection with recovery of explosive materials

Ukhrul police  arrested one person in connection with recovering of a huge cache of explosive materials

UKHRUL | Feb 17 A combined team of Ukhrul Police and Chassad Police today arrested one person in connection with recovering of a huge cache of explosive materials and device at Ukhrul on 14 February 2019 from one person identified as Yaoreipam Laskar. .....

AR provides water supply project

IMPHAL | Feb 17 Chandel Battalion of 26 Sector Assam Rifles dedicated a water supply project to the village of Phaichumbung today, said a release by PRO IGAR (South). The village has been suffering from lack of supply of water since its inception in.....

Kuki Inpi Noney district formed, elects office bearers

KANGPOKPI | Feb 17 With an aim to foster development and non-communal peaceful coexistence in the region, Kuki Inpi Noney District was officially formed on February 15 by Kuki Inpi Manipur. The Kuki Inpi Manipur in its general election day on Februa.....

Gerinda to further solo ride across 16 districts

IMPHAL | Feb 16 Gerinda Loitongbam who had driven a solo ride to Delhi in a four wheeler spreading the message of ‘Stop Crime against Women’ plans to further her journey into the 16 districts of the State. In a press conference held at Manipur press.....

17-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

The Wishes releases debut album ‘Our Pride’

IMPHAL | Feb 16 ‘The Wishes’, an alternative rock band from Manipur, released its debut album, ‘Our Pride’ at Manipur Press Club today. Frontman and vocalist of the Band, Thounaojam Bishi said that ‘Our Pride’ is an album that took two years in maki.....

17-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Free Medical Camp conducted at Moreh

IMPHAL| Feb 16 Moreh Battalion of 26 Sector Assam Rifles organised a day-long Free Medical Aid Camp at Moreh town on February 16, said a release from IGAR (South). The release mentioned that the camp was conducted after receiving requests during its.....

1st Zenhang Lamka Meet cum cultural exhibition held

CHURACHANDPUR | Feb 16 The 1st Zenhang Lamka Meet cum cultural Exhibition, which was originally scheduled to be held on February 15, was held today at Zenhang Lamka public ground. As per the schedule, the programme was supposed to be held with the a.....

PMC condemns arrest of ex-president MSAD

IMPHAL | Feb 14 The president of the Pan Meetei Convention, Nabashyam Heigrujam, in a press statement condemned the arrest of the ex-president of the Manipur Stuents Association Delhi, MSAD, Thokchom VeeWon, by a team of Delhi and Manipur police withou.....

Youth arrested with huge cache of IED making materials

Youth arrested with huge cache of IED making materials

UKHRUL| Feb 15 A combined team of Assam Rifles, Somsai and Ukhrul Police arrested an individual along with a huge cache of materials for making Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) on February 14 from Viewland, Ukhrul. Sources from the police informe.....

No state functions on Feb 16, 17

IMPHAL | Febr 15 The Governor of Manipur, Dr. Najma Heptulla, has issued an order that there shall be no state functions/programme for the next two days with effect from today, as a mark of respect to the ‘martyr’ Pulwama terrorist attack yesterday. .....

Assam Rifles seizes narcotics worth Rs 4.5 crores

Assam Rifles seizes narcotics worth Rs 4.504 crores

IMPHAL | Feb 15 Tengnoupal Battalion of HQ 26 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South) apprehended two narcotics smuggler carrying 1.126 kgs of Heroin worth approximately Rs. 4.504 crores from Khudengthabi Check Post said a release by PRO.....

Gospel visual album released at Kangpokpi

Pr. J. Lunkim, Moderator Manipur Synod KCC releases Gospel visual album at Kangpokpi

KANGPOKPI| Feb 15 Jamkhohao alias Haopu Touthang released his first Gospel visual album “Hinna thu domsang’ute” at Kangpokpi Christian Church on February 15. The 34-year old Jamkhohao is a former alcoholic and father of three daughters, and his parents.....

YPA-GHQ submits memorandum to DC, Churachandpur

CHURACHANDPUR| Feb 15 With regard to the gruesome killing of K. Tualkhanlian on February 14, the Young Paite Association (YPA) -GHQ has today submitted an appeal or memorandum to the DC of Churachandpur informing that the murder has been reported to th.....

3rd generation big new WagonR launched

THOUBAL| Feb 15 The 3rd Generation Big New WagonR car produced by Maruti Suzuki was launched today at the Eastern Motors Showroom, Thoubal Branch located at Athokpam. The launch programme was attended by HR, Eastern Motors Manipur, Laimayum Bikramad.....

Assam Rifles conducts security meets

IMPHAL | Feb 15 Tulihal and Mantripukhri Battalions of 9 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of IGAR (South) conducted monthly security meets at Tulihal, Mayang Imphal and Yaingangpokpi Company Operating Bases. The security forums were attended by Ex-S.....

Joint SSA and RMSA teachers lock down ZEO and D.I. offices

SSA and RMSA teachers stage sit-in protest at Zonal Education Offices

IMPHAL | Feb 14 Graduate teachers of Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA) and Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan staged a sit-in protest at Zonal Education Offices across different districts and locked down the offices of Deputy Inspectors (DIs) and ZEOs toda.....

15-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Unexploded bomb found at New Keiphundai

Unexploded bomb found at New Keiphundai

JIRIBAM| Feb 14 An unexploded bomb was found by locals of New Kaiphundai village, Tousem sub-division, on January 30 when they had gone to the nearby jungle for Jhum cultivations. After the news was conveyed to the Police and Assam Rifles, the bomb was.....

Myanmar delegates call on governor

Governor Najma Heptulla with Myanmar delegates at Raj Bhavan

IMPHAL | Feb 14 Delegates from Myanmar called on Governor Najma Heptulla at Raj Bhavan, Imphal today. The Delegation team comprising of 14 members will be visiting Bodh Gaya, Delhi and Lumbini. During the interaction, the delegation team expressed c.....

15-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Yairemba not related with polo ground blast: UNLF

IMPHAL | Feb 14 The proscribed United National Liberation Front (UNLF) has clarified that the statement of IGAR South published on February 13 by local dailies which claimed that person involved in the Polo ground blast has been arrested, is false and .....

Women charges ward member of manipulating AAY card

Women charges ward member of manipulating AAY card

IMPHAL | Feb 14 An elderly woman hailing from Utlou Awang Leikai, ward no I, Thounaojam Tampha Devi, 70, alleged that she had been deprived from receiving the benefits of Antyodaya Anna Yojana (AAY) scheme for the past six months after the name written.....

15-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Behiang PHC reaches out to fire victims

CHURACHANDPUR | Feb 14 Staffs of Behiang Primary Health Centre (PHC) of Churachandpur district came forward to help victims of fire incident that occurred at Suangphuh village under Singngat Sub-division of Churachandpur on February 8 last. Besides .....

15-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Tongpao Mate elected ADC Chandel’s vice chairman

IMPHAL | Feb 14 ADC member, 6 - Sita (District Council Constituency) DCC of 42 Tengnoupal assembly constituency, Tongpao Mate has been elected as the new vice chairman of ADC Chandel district at the election held today at ADC Bhavan Conference Hall, Sa.....

15-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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CM hands over rescued Nepalese nationals to Nepali Embassy

CM hands over rescued Nepalese nationals to Nepali Embassy

‘We were brought with promises of getting jobs abroad’ IMPHAL | Feb 17 A total of 179 rescued victims of human trafficking, who have been identified as Nepalese nationals, have left Manipur today. Chief minister, N. Biren handed them over to offici.....

18-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Jugindro expelled from MPP, Apabi appointed as new president

MPP newly apointed president, Laikhuram Apabi Singh briefing to media

IMPHAL | Feb 17 Manipur People’s Party president, Oinam Jugindro was expelled from the ordinary post of the party today and party central committee appointed Laikhuram Apabi Singh as the new president. During a press conference held today at Manipur.....

18-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Ethnic communities need unity to bring a peaceful Manipur: Adim

Adim Pamei speaks during the function

IMPHAL | Feb 17 “Ethnic communities have different forms of culture and traditions but there is a need to bring the thought of oneness among them to bring a peaceful society.” Vice chairperson of Manipur State Disaster Management Authority (MSDMA), .....

18-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

EEVFAM seeks initiation of criminal proceeding

IMPHAL | Feb 17 Extrajudicial Execution Victims’ Families Association Manipur (EEVFAM) along with Athokpam Tampha, wife of victim Athokpam Angousana Meitei, filed a case before the Chief Judicial Magistrate, Thoubal yesterday seeking initiation of crim.....

STDCM set to organise mass rally on March 3

Members of STDCM during press conference

IMPHAL | Feb 17 Condemning the state government for delaying the demand of inclusion of Meetei or Meitei in Schedule Tribe list, Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee Manipur (STDCM) is all set for a mass rally on March 3. In today’s press conference hel.....

18-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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