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No superfine rice available in Tml

TAMENGLONG| Feb 19 There has been no super fine rice available in Tamenglong district headquarters for the past one week. When this reporter visited all the grocery shops in Tamenglong, no shop was found selling superfine rice; however, the only rice f.....

JSRTAKD continues cease work strike

IMPHAL | Feb 18 The Joint SSA and RMSA Teachers’ Association, Kangpokpi district Manipur informed that the cease work strike will continue and the closure of the ZEO Kangpokpi as well as D.I Saitu and D.I Saikul will continue. A release said until t.....

‘Govt needs to remove grievances of hill areas’

IMPHAL | Feb 19 Chairman of Autonomous District Council (ADC), Ukhrul, Yaronsho Ngalung said development will not come in the state If the government fails to fulfil the grievances of the employees of hills during a press conference held today at Manip.....

20-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Construction work must not be done under minus budget

IMPHAL | Feb 19 Secretary of United Development Committee 6 Keirao assembly constituency, Asem Roben Meitei urged the state government to construct the Reinforced Cement Concrete (RCC) bridges of the assembly constituency with quality control, during a.....

20-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

MPP youth, women wings strongly condemn assault against party GS

IMPHAL | Feb 19 “Manipur People’s Party (MPP) youth and women wing strongly condemn assault against general secretary (administration) of the party. Laikhuram Apabi is not related with the party.” This was stated by president of Chanura Marup, which.....

20-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

One stop centre close down

THOUBAL| Feb 19 As a part of the protests demanding the payment of due salaries for 14 months, staff of One-stop Centre, SAKHI closed down the office of the One-stop Centre from February 18. The One-stop Centre is the first of its kind in the state .....

Manipur band “The Wishess” creates history

IMPHAL | Feb 18 Manipur band “The Wishess” created history by becoming the winner of the 1st North East Multimedia Campaign 2019 held at Kohima today. Eight bands representing each Northeastern state compete during the mega event. The 1st North East.....

19-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Three days strike begins

BSNL employees strike

IMPHAL | Feb 18 All Unions and Associations of BSNL (AUAB) Manipur launched a three-day strike in front of Telephone Bhavan near Old Secretariat from today. Speaking to media persons, district secretary of BSNL Employees Union, Ningombam Moti Kumar .....

19-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

5-day training course on climate change adaptation commences

IMPHAL | Feb 18 A five-day training course on climate change adaptation for natural resource management begins today at Diocesan Social Services Society Mantripukhri today. Around 29 Baptist Churches Association of about 1500 churches of the state u.....

19-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Salai Holdings to set up hydro projects in Nepal

Narengbam Samarjit Singh along with  Mr. Miroslav Tym meet the Minister for Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation, Mr. Barshaman Pun “Ananta” of Nepal at Kathmandu

IMPHAL | Feb 18 Salai Holdings Pvt Ltd. along with economic advisor, Miroslav Tym has met the minister for Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation, Barshaman Pun “Ananta” at Kathmandu today. A statement from chairman and managing director; Narengbam .....

108th birth anniversary of MK Priyobrata observed

IMPHAL | Feb 17 Manipur Cultural Integration Conference observed the 108th birth anniversary of late Maharajkumar Priyobrata at the auditorium hall of Government Dance College yesterday. Floral tributes were offered at photo of late Maharajakumar Pr.....

19-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

‘Solitary Reliever’ released

IMPHAL | Feb 18 Sahitya Thoupang Lup and Yengkhom Leirak Development Club have released a poetry book titled ‘Solitary Reliever’ today at the community hall of Sagolband Tera Yengkhom Leirak, Imphal West. The book was a compilation of poems written by .....

19-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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. .....

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CJM Imphal East sets free MSAD advisor ‘Veewon Thokchom’ on bail

Veewon Thokchom at CJM Imphal East complex

IMPHAL | Feb 19 Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM), Imphal East, Ningthoujam Lanleima, today granted bail to the advisor of Manipur Student’s Association Delhi (MSAD), Veewon Thokchom, saying no sufficient ground found on ‘prima facie’ to sedition charge .....

20-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Ukhrul pays tribute to a legend

Ukhrul pays tribute to a legend

UKHRUL| Feb 19 In honour of one of the legendary figures of the Ukhrul in particular and the State as a whole, the Assam Rifles have been celebrating the birth anniversary of Maj Bob Khathing Ralengnao every year since 2012. And the 107th birth anniver.....

Tml district hospital suffering from lack of specialists, shortage of water

Tamenglong district hospital

TAMENGLONG| Feb 19 Even though the district administration has attained its centenary, Tamenglong and Noney districts still do not have any specialist doctor at the district hospital Tamenglong and PHC Noney. With no options left, medical officer of.....

Police personnel should be able to make the people feel secure wherever they are: Biren

Chief Minister N Biren Singh inspects the guard of honour

IMPHAL | Feb 19 There should be no political interference of any form in the discipline forces related to security, said chief minister N. Biren Singh while assuring that no personnel or officer would be victimised in the matters of transfer and postin.....

20-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

MPCC submits list of candidates who applied for party ticket for 17th LS Election

IMPHAL | Feb 19 Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee, (MPCC) informed that the intending candidates of INC has been submitted after duly filling up the prescribed application forms for party nominee for the ensuing 17th Lok Sabha Election – 2019 till 4 p.....


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