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CM greets on Mera Houchongba

IMPHAL| Oct 12 CM, N. Biren Singh has extended his warm greetings and best wishes to the people of Manipur on the occasion of Mera Houchongba. The CM, in his message, said, Mera Houchongba is the only age-old common customary and traditional festiva.....

Pedestrian killed in road mishap

THOUBAL| Oct 12 A pedestrian died at around 8:00 am today when he was reportedly hit from behind by a Maruti A-star car (MN04A-9790) which was travelling from Thoubal towards Wangjing side. The mishap happened near the Athokpam Congress office at NH-10.....

NPO against ‘encroachment’ of ancestral land

IMPHAL |Oct 12 The Naga People’s Organisation (NPO), Senapati, has expressed its strong opposition to the proposed plan to erect memorial stone in the Naga ancestral land to be held as part of Anglo-Kuki war centenary on October 17. According to the.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Thoubal CDO arrests arms dealer

IMPHAL | Oct 12 A combined team Thoubal district police commandos and a column of 6 AR today arrested an arms dealer from Lilong bazaar. According to official sources, the armed dealer was arrested around 7.30 and identified as one Md Riyajuddin @ T.....

KNA/KNO condemns Moreh blasts

IMPHAL | Oct 12 Vehemently condemning the series of bomb blast that occurred in Moreh border, the KNA/KNO has demanded those responsible to clarify on the motive of the attacks. A statement issued by the outfit said Peace at Moreh is essential not o.....

Baptist church observes youth day

TAMENGLONG| Oct 12 The 36th Youth Day of Zeliangrong Baptist Church Tamenglong (ZBCT) was observed here today under Baptist Churches Union of India under the theme of ‘Let your light so shine before men’. As a part of the event, associate pastor of .....

Drug peddlers arrested

IMPHAL | Oct 12 A combined team of Lilong police station and volunteers of ALADA and ANJUMAN arrested two drug peddlers during a search operation of two houses conducted on October 10 at Lilong Tairen Makhong, said a release from PRO (Police). A rel.....

Tamenglong college annual week concludes

TAMENGLONG | Oct 12 A valedictory function of the annual college week of Tamenglong College was held at the college campus. The valedictory function was attended by Ramningle Pame, chairperson ADC Tamenglong Education Board, as chief guest and ADC T.....

Awareness prog on natural disasters begins

THOUBAL| Oct 12 A ‘three-day training cum awareness programme on protection from natural disasters such as landslides and forest fires’ commenced at Mantripantha community hall, Chandel district. The programme was organised by Civil Defence and Fore.....

Heart and Echo screening camp

IMPHAL | Oct 12 Manipur Heart Foundation (MHF) in association with SKY Hospital and Research Centre Pvt. Ltd, and district hospital, Senapati, government of Manipur conducted a one-day free heart and echo screening camp at Senapati district hospital on.....

Sensitisation prog on women rights held in Tml

TAMENGLONG| Oct 12 A one-day ‘Sensitisation programme on women rights and welfare schemes’ was held here today at SM Hall of Canara Bank, Tamenglong. It was held with the objective of providing mass awareness to the people of the district. The prog.....

State boundary safe: Biren

IMPHAL | Oct 11 Clearing the air on the NSCN (IM) peace accord, chief minister, Nongthombam Biren intimated that the centre has promised to keep the territorial integrity and boundary of Manipur intact. The chief minister was responding to a poser b.....

12-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Aquarium cum flower exhibition begins

A. Nabachandra inaugurating aquarium exhibition cum flower show at DM College

IMPHAL | Oct 11 The 6th state-level aquarium exhibition cum flower show was inaugurated today at Manipur Science Aquarium, D.M. College Campus, organised by Manipur Science and Technology Council (MASTEC). Attending the function as chief guest, prin.....

12-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

UPRFM calls 18 hours general strike

IMPHAL | Oct 11 The United People’s Revolutionary Front of Manipur (UPRFRM) has imposed 18 hours general strike on October 15 to observe ‘Black Day.’ A release issued by information and publicity secretary, L. Rolin alias Thoupangba Meitei stated th.....

CM Biren to grace 16th State Level Orange Festival

TAMENGLONG | Oct 11 Deputy Commissioner of Tamenglong, Armstrong Pame IAS, who is the chairman of District Level Orange Festival convened a meeting today to discuss matters pertaining to the celebration of the 16th State Level Orange Festival, 2019. .....

12-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

IABP saves heart patient

IMPHAL | Oct 11 Sky hospital saved the life of a patient by using Intra- Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP) which is a lifesaving machine for patients with severe heart failure. IABP is used to saves the lives of a patient with intractable heart failures wh.....

12-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Columnist selected for R.K. Maipaksana journalist fellowship

IMPHAL | Oct 11 Sangai Express daily Manipuri edition columnist, Ngasepam Liklaileima has been selected for R.K. Maipaksana Journalist Fellowship, 2019. It is said that she will receive the fellowship for one year. She will be awarded the fellowship.....

12-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Manipur University Inter-College Youth Festival

IMPHAL| Oct 11 The office of the Dean of Students’ Welfare, Manipur University has notified to all the principals of colleges, institutes and centres affiliated and permitted by the Manipur University that the ‘XXXIII Manipur University Inter-College Y.....

World Mental Health Day held in Tamenglong

TAMENGLONG | Oct 11 District Health Society Tamenglong today organised World Mental Health Day at Trinity Public School Tamenglong under the theme “Mental health promotion and suicide prevention”. Chief Medical Officer Tamenglong, Dr Chambo Gonmei, .....

Water supply to be disrupted

IMPHAL| Oct 11 The Public Health Engineering department has notified that there will be no water supply for 2 - 3 days in the areas under the jurisdiction of Porompat water supply schemes due to maintenance of turbine pump at Iril intake. A statemen.....

Body fished out from Barak river

JIRIBAM | Oct 10 The body of L. Jerry who had fallen into Barak River on October 7 and remained missing ever since, was fished out today from a spot near FCI office at Majumdar Bazaar, Assam, Silchar. A team of Assam police collected the body and kept.....

Body fished out from Barak river

JIRIBAM | Oct 10 The body of L. Jerry who had fallen into Barak River on October 7 and remained missing ever since, was fished out today from a spot near FCI office at Majumdar Bazaar, Assam, Silchar. A team of Assam police collected the body and kept.....

Power shutdown

IMPHAL | Oct 10 Manipur State Power Distribution Company Limited (MSPDCL) has informed to all the consumers of Eastern-2 Feeder that there will be a planned shutdown on October 11 from 11:00 am to 04:00 pm for charging of a transformer at Sagolband Mei.....

Drug peddlers arrested

IMPHAL | Oct 11 Kakching district commando seized 14,562 numbers of WY Tablets from the possession of one Muishim Maring, 33, wife of Moshilpha Maring of Kambang Khullen of sub division- Tengnoupal, Tengnoupal district, presently residing at Pallel aft.....

Entrance test date scheduled

IMPHAL | Oct 10 Manipur University, Centre for Myanmar Studies has notified to all the concerned that the entrance test of the PG Diploma in Myanmar studies will be held on October 14 at 11 am in the premises of department of Anthropology, Manipur Univ.....

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State cabinet approves ‘Stand-Up Manipur’ scheme

IMPHAL | Oct 12 The State Cabinet today approved the ‘Stand Up Manipur’ scheme under the existing Start Up Manipur Scheme. The scheme will provide subsidy and soft loans to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, OBC, Women and Minorities of the State for se.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter
13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

RN Ravi to meet Naga representatives on Oct 18

IMPHAL I Oct 12 The Government of India representative and interlocutor for the Naga peace talks, RN Ravi, who is also the Governor of Nagaland will hold a consultative meeting with the “primary stakeholders, Church leaders and civil societies” at 2.30.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

UCM reaffirms stand against any division on ethnic lines

UCM president Sunil Karam briefing media at its office

IMPHAL | Oct 12 “Every community in the State should be consulted by the state government before placing any political aspiration and demand to the Centre. We are all prepared to resist if the NSCN (IM) peace talks outcome compromises state’s territori.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Flat tyre halts Air Asia passengers for 24 hrs at Imphal airport

IMPHAL | Oct 12 More than 150 passengers were left stranded for nearly 24 hours at Bir Tikendrajit International Airport (BTIA) after one of the rear tyres of a Delhi bound Air Asia flight deflated before taking off yesterday. When IFP went to enqui.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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