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Bomb found along CM’s travel route

Bomb found along CM’s travel route

IMPHAL | Jul 20 In what could have been a planned attack on chief minister N Biren Singh, an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) weighing 7 kgs was found by a sniffer dog of the Assam Rifles today morning. As per reliable sources, the IED was found plant.....

21-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Former DC Tengnoupal sent to police custody for six days

IMPHAL | Jul 20 Former Tengnoupal DC, Akoijam Tombikanta who was formally arrested yesterday in connection with a case lodged by anti corruption cell of Vigilance has been remanded into six days police custody till July 25 by Special Judge (P.C Act), I.....

21-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Retired additional SP, Ksh. Janma passes away

IMPHAL | Jul 20 Retired additional SP, Manipur Police, Kshetrimayum Janma Singh passed away on July 17 at his residence in Kongpal Porompat Kshetri Leikai. Late Kshetri Janma worked extensively in service of Manipur Police and he has been well known.....

21-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Free medical camp held

THOUBAL| Jul 20 A one-day Free Medical Camp was conducted today at Mandakini Upper Primary School, Langathel. The camp was conducted under the theme of ‘Let us build a healthy and hygienic society’. The programme was jointly organised by UPF-Thoubal.....

ZRO appeals agencies not to compromise on work quality

CHURACHANDPUR| Jul 20 Zomi Re-Unification Organisation (ZRO) has said that any development schemes initiated by both government and non-govermentment agencies within its operational areas must be implemented without any hindrance from external forces. .....

Protest meet held at Khangabok Keithel

THOUBAL| Jul 20 Students of Khangabok organised a protest meet at Khangabok Keithel against the attack of human rights defenders and their family. Secretary of Chaokhat Khongthang Nupi Samaz Lup, Sapam Lata Devi condemned the attack on U. Thoibi, da.....

NSCN –IM condoles

IMPHAL | Jul 20 NSCN- IM has expressed condolences over the untimely demise of (L) Bohoto Tuccu (Sumi Region) deputy secretary in the cabinet office on July 20 at his residence. A release issued by ministry of information and publicity stated he joi.....

Lions Club Wangjing installs new BOD

THOUBAL| Jul 20 The Annual Function and installation ceremony of the new Board of Directors (BOD) for Lions Club of Wangjing for the year 2019-20 was held at the IRE auditorium on July 19. The function was attended by president of the club, N. Rajiv.....

Baptist church conducts cleanliness drive

TAMENGLONG| Jul 20 As a part of its upcoming Platinum Jubilee celebration, Chiuluan Baptist Church (CBC) conducted a Mass Cleanliness drive in and around the District Hospital Duigailong Tamenglong today. The Platinum Jubilee celebration is schedule.....

Awareness on traditional costumes to be held

IMPHAL| Jul 21 A one-day awareness cum discussion programme on traditional dresses and costumes will be held on July 21 at GM Hall, said a release by Lainingthou Sanamahee Sana Pung (LSSP). Stating that the event will be organised by the LSSP, the r.....

One dies, two injured in road mishap

THOUBAL| Jul 19 A woman died while two others were injured during a road mishap when a Tata truck hit two Honda Activa scooters at an incident that took place today at Waithou Tronglaobi under Thoubal-PS. According to police sources, the road mishap.....

AR conducts Security Meets

IMPHAL| Jul 19 Mantripukhri and Thoubal Battalions of 9 Sector Assam Rifles conducted security meets at Yaingangpokpi and Chandrakhong Company Operating Bases (COBs). The security forums were attended by village Pradhans, ward members, councillors, mem.....

Workshop on bamboo handicraft and propagation held

TAMENGLONG| Jul 19 A district-level ‘Workshop on Bamboo Handicraft and Propagation’ was held at the conference hall of Zeliangrong Evangelistical Fellowship, Tamenglong. The programme was held under the National Bamboo Mission (NBM). The workshop w.....

Jiri-Tupul-Imphal railway connection to be established by 2022

IMPHAL | Jul 19 The much awaited Jiri-Tupul-Imphal railway connection will be established by 2022 as assured by the divisional railway manager of North East Frontier Railways, Lumding division during the 23rd Divisional Railway Users’ Consultative Comm.....

20-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Telecast schedule of ‘Hakshelgi Paojel’

IMPHAL| Jul 19 Doordarshan Kendra (DDK) Imphal has announced the telecast schedule of ‘Hakshelgi Paojel’ LIVE Phone-in programme for the month of July and first week of August, 2019. The programme will be aired every Monday from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm. .....

Teachers’ community convenes emergency meeting

IMPHAL| Jul 19 Manipur Government Higher Secondary Lecturers’ Welfare Association (MGHSLWA) along with All Manipur Primary Teachers’ Association and Graduate Teachers Association convened an emergency meeting today at Johnstone Higher Secondary School,.....

Grenade found at Yaiskul

IMPHAL | Jul 18 One hand grenade was found today morning at Yaiskul Hiruhanba Leikai, Imphal West. The grenade was found at the gate of one Thingom Sukumar Singh, 50, son of Th. Shanti of Yaiskul Hiruhanba Leikai, Imphal West who is presently the deput.....

19-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

NPF demands clarification

IMPHAL | Jul 18 The Naga People’s Front-Manipur State Unit (NPF-MSU) while stating that NPF has never asked financial support from anybody nor the chief minister, as alleged by one BJP MLA, asked for withdrawal of the statement from the concerned BJP M.....

Highway committee bans NHIDCL

IMPHAL | Jul 18 The National Highway-37 Surveillance Committee stated that it has imposed a ban on any kind of work under National Highways and Infrastructure Development Corporation (NHIDCL) for 48 hours from 6 am of July 20. If NHIDCL fails to rea.....

Vaccination programmes for domesticated animals held

JIRIBAM| Jul 18 A Vaccination programme for Domesticated Animals was conducted today at different locations in Jiribam district including Uchathol, Ningsingkhul and Harinagar. It was carried out with the objective of preventing the spread of several co.....

Lecturers’ association calls for urgent meeting

IMPHAL| Jul 18 Manipur Govt. Higher Secondary Lecturers Welfare Association (MGHSLWA) has called an urgent meeting of all lecturers of the State in regard to ROP 2019. A release stated that the meeting will be convened at 3:00 pm of July 19 at the p.....

Max football trial

IMPHAL | Jul 18 The Max Sports Ukhrul, Manipur will be conducting a trial selection for U-14, U-16 and U-18 footballers tomorrow at 6 am at Artificial Turf, Khuman Lampak. Intending footballers should produce Aadhar Card and Birth Certificate along wit.....

Manager meeting

IMPHAL | Jul 18 The Imphal East District Football Association will be holding the manager meeting of Moirangthem Ibobi Memorial First Division Football League 2019-20 on July 20 at 4 pm at its office at Mapal Kangjeibung.....

Shooting Competitions

IMPHAL | Jul 18 The Manipur Rifle Association will be having the Trap Shooting Competition during the 29th All Manipur Shooting Competition 2019 where the competition schedules and venues will be announced shortly. In the meantime, The Imphal East D.....

‘(L) D. Thamnok was cremated under jurisdiction of Challong village’

IMPHAL | Jul 17 Challong Village Authority, Chandel district today reiterated its earlier stand that (L) D. Thamnok, ex-chief Challong Village was cremated in the cemetery and under the jurisdiction of Challong village peacefully in the presence of di.....

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Mass casual leave paralyses schools

Teachers storm the Directorate of Education(S), Lamphelpat

Edn director assures to send proposals for ROP rectifications by Monday IMPHAL | Jul 20 The normal functioning of government schools was paralysed today in Day-1 of mass casual leave protest by the teachers against downgrading of pay scale for teach.....

21-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

High Court stays criminal proceedings against IFP in trial court

IMPHAL | Jul 20 The High Court of Manipur today issued notice and suspended the proceedings of the trial pending before the Session Judge Imphal (west) in the criminal complaint case lodged by the Chief Minister of Manipur against Imphal Free Press (IF.....

21-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Democracy cannot be suppressed, says ex-CM Ibobi

IMPHAL | Jul 20 Value of democracy is already degraded under the BJP government, but suppressing the voice of the people and democratic values will not last long since people also keep a close eye in the activities of the present government. This st.....

21-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

There are lapses in hostel management : Principal

Principal and founder of Standard Robarth Higher Pheiroijam Landhoni speaks to media person

CM assures to solve the case immediately IMPHAL | Jul 20 Principal and founder of Standard Robarth Higher Secondary School, Canchipur, Pheiroijam Landhoni said the unfortunate incident occurred and that the headmistress and the faculty shares the gr.....

21-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Rs. 3282.02 crore sanctioned for water supply project

IMPHAL | Jul 20 The State government has decided to appraise the Centre of declaring that Manipur is facing a drought situation, said Education minister, Th Radheshyam to media at his office chambers at New Secretariat today. He said that a cabinet .....

21-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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