DIPR

Thailand princess visits Kangla

IMPHAL | Nov 28 (DIPR) Her Royal Highness, Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, Princess of Kingdom of Thailand visited the historic Kangla fort today. She was accompanied by Thailand’s Ambassador to India, Chutintorn Gongsakdi, officials of Royal Thai Embassy, .....

29-Nov-2018 / DIPR

CM inaugurates Memento Museum at Kangla

IMPHAL | Nov 21 (DIPR) Ahead of the grand opening of Manipur Sangai Festival 2018, chief minister, N. Biren Singh inaugurated Memento Museum inside Kangla Fort and inspected various beautification and construction works going on there today. Speakin.....

22-Nov-2018 / DIPR

CM flags off Sangai Run

IMPHAL | Nov 21 (DIPR) Chief minister, N. Biren Singh flagged off Sangai Run at Khuman Lampak Sports Complex in Imphal East District at 8 am today. The run was organised by Oorep Sports under the aegis of the State Tourism department as part of Mani.....

22-Nov-2018 / DIPR

IPR minister handovers financial assistance

IMPHAL | Nov 14 (DIPR) Information and public relations minister, ThongamBiswajit today handed over financial assistance to six ailing media persons at his official residence under Manipur State Journalists Welfare Scheme (MSJWS). The six media pers.....

15-Nov-2018 / DIPR

CM meets PMO officials

Rs. 2600 crores recommended for drinking water schemes IMPHAL | Nov 12 The chief minister of Manipur met the union finance minister and senior ministry officials today to discus various issues concerning the State’s finances. In the meeting, the .....

13-Nov-2018 / DIPR

Nemcha Kipgen announces Ningol Chakkouba bonanza Over 45,000 old age pensioners to receive 12 months pension through DBT

Nemcha Kipgen announces Ningol Chakkouba bonanza  Over 45,000 old age pensioners to receive 12 months pension through DBT

IMPHAL| November 7 (DIPR) As assured earlier by minister of social welfare, Nemcha Kipgen, pension benefits under the Manipur Old Age Pension (MOAP) scheme have been released and transferred to the respective accounts of over 45,000 beneficiaries for 1.....

08-Nov-2018 / DIPR

Shyamkumar inspects various projects in Andro

IMPHAL | Nov 7 (DIPR) Forest and environment minister, Thounaojam Shyamkumar today inspected various ongoing projects at Andro Constituency. He said that various projects on health and educational institutions constructed under the central fund in A.....

08-Nov-2018 / DIPR

PHFCL becomes first sponsor company of Manipur Sangai Festival

IMPHAL | Oct 24 (DIPR) Panthoibi Housing Finance Company Limited (PHFCL) sponsored a sum of Rs.5 lakhs for the upcoming Manipur Sangai Festival 2018. The chairman and managing director of the company, Th. Hemo Singh handed over the cheque to chief m.....

25-Oct-2018 / DIPR

CM launches official website of Sangai Photo Festival

IMPHAL | Oct 17 : Chief minister, N. Biren Singh today launched the official website of the inaugural edition of Sangai Photo Festival 2018. The launch function was held at the Cabinet Hall of Chief Minister’s Secretariat. Speaking during the function, t.....

18-Oct-2018 / DIPR

1st Governor’s Innovation Award given to B. Chaoba Sharma

IMPHAL | Oct 3 : The governor of Manipur, Dr. Najma A Heptulla conferred the first ‘Governor’s Innovation Award’ to bow maker, Bachaspatimayum Chaoba Sharma today at Durbar Hall, Raj Bhavan Imphal. The award carries a citation, a trophy and Rs. 50,000. S.....

04-Oct-2018 / DIPR

CM calls for MU normalcy in radio appeal

IMPHAL | Sept 26 : Chief minister,N. Biren Singh said that the government is ready for talks to find an amicable solution on the MU issue. Speaking to media persons at chief minister’s Secretariat Complex today, he made a humble request to withdraw the 4.....

27-Sep-2018 / DIPR

Minister Radhshyam inspects higher secondary schools in Imphal

IMPHAL | Sept 26 : Education minister, Thokchom Radheshyam today made a surprise visit at two Higher Secondary Schools of Imphal – Ananda Higher Secondary School and the Churachand Higher Secondary School accompanied by the joint secretary, Education, L. .....

27-Sep-2018 / DIPR

Minister Nemcha Kipgen instructs MSCW to expedite decade old murder case

IMPHAL | Sept 26 : Social welfare minister, Nemcha Kipgen reiterating the stand of the government against all forms of crime against any person including women and children today instructed and supervised Manipur State Women Commission (MSCW) to expedite .....

27-Sep-2018 / DIPR

State cabinet approves introduction of anti-mob violence bill

IMPHAL | Sept 19 : The state cabinet has decided to introduce the Manipur Mob Violence Control and Prohibition Bill in the State Legislative Assembly soon. The decision was taken in a historic cabinet meeting held for the first time at Jiribam district h.....

20-Sep-2018 / DIPR

Manipur social welfare dept. bags national award for 100 percent DBT implementation

IMPHAL | Sept 11 : Ministry of Rural Development, Government of India, today awarded the department of Social Welfare, Government of Manipur for its efforts and contribution in implementing 100 percent Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) under National Social A.....

12-Sep-2018 / DIPR

Tripartite talks to continue in December

Tripartite talk between the GOI, state government and UNC at DRDA Conference Hall, Senapati

IMPHAL | Sept 1 : The tenth round of the ongoing tripartite talk between the government of India, state government and United Naga Council (UNC) was held at the DRDA Conference Hall, Senapati district headquarter today. The first round of Tripartite talk.....

02-Sep-2018 / DIPR

Declaration of August 29 as state holiday will be discussed in state cabinet: CM

IMPHAL | August 29 : Chief Minister, N. Biren Singh said that different communities of the state need mutual respect, understanding, sharing and recognition amongst each other in order to have unity in the state. The CM was speaking as chief guest at the.....

30-Aug-2018 / DIPR

First ever state’s financial assistance given to journalists

IMPHAL | Aug 6 : Information and Public Relations minister, Thongam Biswajit today handed over the first ever financial assistance to three media persons at his office chamber. The assistance was provided under the Manipur State Journalists Welfare Schem.....

07-Aug-2018 / DIPR

CMHT cover to increase upto Rs. 5 lakhs from august: Jayantakumar

Jayantakumar during pressd conference

IMPHAL | Jul 28 (DIPR) : Health and Family Welfare minister L. Jayantakumar Singh said that the benefit given to the poor people of the state under Chief Minister-gi Hakselgi Tengbang will be increased upto Rs. 5 Lakhs under the Ayushman Bharat Yojana fro.....

27-Jul-2018 / DIPR

Dept of Fisheries appeals for no bandh

IMPHAL | Jun 30 (DIPR) : Department of Fisheries, government of Manipur has appealedthe general public, student organisations and others not to call any type of bandh or general strike on July 4. It stated that an entrance examination is going to be cond.....

01-Jul-2018 / DIPR

Application invited for tableaux designs of Republic Day

IMPHAL | Jun 30 (DIPR) : Directorate of Art and Culture, government of Manipur has invited application from intending artistes or designers of the state for designs or sketch models of tableaux for Republic Day Celebration, 2019 at New Delhi. It stated th.....

01-Jul-2018 / DIPR

Awareness programme on ST/SC hub schemes held

CHANDEL | Jun 25 (DIPR) : A one-day Intensive Campaign cum Awareness programme on Scheduled Caste-Scheduled Tribe Hub Schemes was held today at Indoor Stadium, Japhou Bazaar, Chandel. The programme was organised by the National Small Industries Corporati.....

26-Jun-2018 / DIPR

Shyamkumar inspects flood affected areas

IMPHAL| Jun 14 (DIPR) : Forest and cnvironment minister Thounaojam Shyamkumar today inspected the flood affected areas at the Andro Assembly Constituency in Imphal East district. Shyamkumar said almost 70 percent of the areas in Andro are inundated in th.....

15-Jun-2018 / DIPR

Jayantakumar attend health minister’s conclave in Delhi

IMPHAL | Jun 14 (DIPR) : Health minister L. Jayantakumar Singh has attended Health Minister’s Conclave on National Health Protection Scheme Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Swasthya Surakhsha Mission (PMRSSM) at Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi today. An.....

15-Jun-2018 / DIPR

News CS improves employees’ attendance

IMPHAL | Apr 9 (DIPR) A new initiative taken up by the government of Manipur has significantly improved the attendance of government employees in state’s civil secretariat. The general administrative department has introduced Aadhaar Enabled Biometric Att.....

10-Apr-2018 / DIPR

Latest News

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

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