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

Awareness programme on Khungangda Chatlu mission held

BISHNUPUR | Apr 9 (DIPR) : Dr. Roma Bai, ADHYAKSHA, Bishnupur Zilla Parishad appealed to work together with the district administration and bring positive change by prioritizing the most basic needs of the village during a meeting with the DLOs, pradhans .....

10-Apr-2018 / DIPR

4 FM radio channels allocated to Manipur

IMPHAL | Mar 28 (DIPR) : Ministry of information and broadcasting has allocated 4 FM radio channels to Manipur. The channels were allocated to the state after the Union Cabinet approved the auction of 683 FM radio channels in 236 cities. Additional secret.....

29-Mar-2018 / DIPR

Free special eye care camp

IMPHAL | Mar 28 (DIPR) : Opthalmic cell of the medical directorate of health services, Manipur will organise a free special eye care camp at Heibongpokpi Village on March 29 informed state nodal officer, national programme for control of blindness and vi.....

29-Mar-2018 / DIPR

Letpao inaugurates 3 sports infrastructural sites

IMPHAL | Mar 12 (DIPR) : Minister for YAS Letpao Haokip today inaugurated three sports infrastructural sites in various parts of the state. The events are a part of the ongoing series of inaugurations of government projects to mark the first anniversary o.....

13-Mar-2018 / DIPR

Jayantakumar inaugurates nursing school

IMPHAL | Mar 12 (DIPR) : As a part of the “Inaugural Fortnight” health and family welfare minister L. Jayantakumar Singh handed over the newly constructed General Nursing and Midwifery School, Thoubal today along with a hostel for the nursing students to .....

13-Mar-2018 / DIPR

Biswajit inaugurates power sub-stations

Minister Biswajit inaugurates power sub-stations

IMPHAL | Mar 12 (DIPR) : As a part of “Inaugural Fortnight” to mark 1st anniversary of BJP-led government, power minister Thongam Biswajit today inaugurated 33/11 KV power sub-stations at Mayangkhang, Ningthoupham in Kangpokpi district and at Langdum, Imp.....

13-Mar-2018 / DIPR

State will avail coal quota from this current year: CAF&PD director

CAF & PD director Ranjan Yumnam at the ongoing series of press conference

IMPHAL|Mar 7 (DIPR) : Consumer affairs, food and public distribution (CAF & PD) department has decided to avail the coal quota for Manipur from this current year which was not lifted earlier. Coal India Limited has allocated 7, 00,000 MT .This will defi.....

08-Mar-2018 / DIPR

Serou becomes model village

Launching programme of Serou model village

IMPHAL| Feb 26 (DIPR) : Under Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojna ( SAGY), Serou Village was adopted as Model Village today by MP Thangso Baite in a function organised by district administration Kakching at Serou Mayai Leikai community hall. While delivering his s.....

27-Feb-2018 / DIPR

Nemcha Kipgen Shri Shri Ravi Shanker

Nemcha Kipgen with Shri Shri Ravi Shanker

IMPHAL| Feb 26 (DIPR) : Social Welfare and Cooperation Minister Nemcha Kipgen calls on spiritual leader Shri Shri Ravi Shankar at The Art of Living International Center during her recent visit to the IT city. During the meeting, the Minister puts forward .....

27-Feb-2018 / DIPR

CM urges all to work together for change

CM Biren during College Week Celebration

IMPHAL| Feb 24 (DIPR) : Chief minister N. Biren Singh said if we want a positive change in the society then we all should get involved to bring the change rather relying only on the government. The change should begin within ourselves. This was stated .....

25-Feb-2018 / DIPR

Biswajit inaugurates power plant at NIT

Minister Biswajit inaugurates power plant at NIT.jpg

IMPHAL |Feb 24 (DIPR) : Power minister, Thongam Biswajit Singh today inaugurated 100KWp Solar Photovoltaic (SPV) Power Plant at the mechanical engineering workshop, held at National Institute of Technology, Langol Campus. The project is being funded by.....

25-Feb-2018 / DIPR

Kotiswar assumes as Chief Justice

IMPHAL| Feb 23 (DIPR) : Justice N. Kotiswar, senior most judge of the High Court of Manipur has assumed the charge of Chief Justice of the High Court of Manipur with effect from today as per notification issued yesterday by the joint secretary to the gove.....

24-Feb-2018 / DIPR

Daily Delhi-Imphal flight by April

IMPHAL| Feb 22(DIPR) : Chief minister, N. Biren Singh said the ministry of civil aviation has assured the state government that Air India would begin daily direct flights from New Delhi to Imphal by first week of April, 2018. This was stated by him at the.....

23-Feb-2018 / DIPR

Latest News

Complaint lodged with ‘inquiry committee’ as Prof. Yugindro breaks into VC’s room

Professor, Vishwanath

IMPHAL | Sept 23 : Senior most professor of Manipur University, W. Vishwanath said a complaint has been lodged to the ‘two member inquiry committee’ regarding breaking the lock of vice-chancellor office by professor, K. Yugindro and security forces. The .....

24-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Committee of political parties lambastes state govt for forcibly opening VC’s office

Committee of political parties lambastes state govt for forcibly opening VC’s office

IMPHAL | Sept 23 : “Keeping the students and teachers of Manipur University behind bars and forcibly opening the vice-chancellor office during enquiry period is a conspiracy of the state government to support and put strength to A.P. Pandey who was recent.....

24-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Hostellers resolve not to co-operate with Prof. K. Yugindro

IMPHAL | Sept 23 : Today around 10:30 am, about 100 hostellers including research scholars of all the ladies’ hostels of Manipur University gathered in front of coffee corner inside the Manipur University campus to discuss the ongoing scenario at MU. A .....

24-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

MUSU asserts clauses put by Prof. Yugindro Singh is self-contradictory

IMPHAL | Sept 23 : Manipur University Students’ Union (MUSU) has informed all students and teachers on Manipur University (MU) and the public of the state that the clauses put against the students and teachers by Prof. Yugindro Singh of MU is self-contrad.....

24-Sep-2018 / A Staff Reporter

MO, patients and attendants decry shabby condition of Ukhrul District Hospital

MO, patients and attendants decry shabby condition of Ukhrul District Hospital

UKHRUL | Sept 23 : The 50 bedded Ukhrul District Hospital at Hungpung was commissioned for functioning on October 28, 2016, however, shortage of staffs has continued to hamper its smooth functioning. While laying the foundation stone of Somdal CHC on Jul.....