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‘VAT, goods and service taxes cannot be levied on betel leafs’

IMPHAL | Apr 21 Justice, Kh Nobin, High Court of Manipur has quashed and set aside the notification order for the inclusion of Kwamana (beetle leaves) among forest products. The order to include beetle leaves as forest products had been released by .....

KSO Moltam block condemns

IMPHAL | Apr 21 The Kuki Students’ Organisation – Moltam Block has vehemently condemn the incident on April 20 where unknown armed groups opened fired at late evening on April 20 near the villages of New Keithelmanbi, Khoken, Saheibung and other surrou.....

IKAL to observe Sajibu Khudol

IMPHAL | Apr 20 Iramdam Kanba Apunba Lup (IKAL) will be organising annual event “Sajibu Khudol” on April 29 at the ground of PCYWC, Konung manung. The organisation in regard to this observance made an appeal to civil society organisations, associations.....

AR commemorates Battle of Tengnoupal

26 Sector Assam Rifles commemorates Battle of Tengnoupal

IMPHAL | Apr 20 As part of the ongoing celebrations of the Platinum Jubilee of the Battle of Imphal, 26 Sector Assam Rifles organised an event at the Tengnoupal War Cemetery to commemorate the Battle of Tengnoupal, said a release by PRO IGAR (South). .....

Army helps poll officials injured in road mishap

IMPHAL| Apr 20 Upon receiving request for assistance for polling officials who were injured in a road mishap during the intervening night of April 18 and 19 from ADG Police (Law and Order), Assam, army personnel immediately rushed to the site and provi.....

CM secretariat refutes allegations of skipping queue

IMPHAL | Apr 19 The Chief Minister’s Secretariat has today clarified that the news item alleging that chief minister of Manipur, N. Biren Singh, had jumped the queue to cast his vote in the election to the Inner Manipur Lok Sabha Constituency, is beref.....

Blood donation camp in connection with FSW held

IMPHAL| Apr 19 A blood donation camp titled “Firemen Singi Mafamda Ekai Khumnana Ngasigi Mirol na Katchaba Ee-Dan Phanthokpagi Thouram” or “A programme in honour of Firemen cum blood donation by the present day generation” was conducted on April 19 at .....

Guv and CM greets on Good Friday

IMPHAL | Apr 18 Governor Dr. Najma Heptulla and chief minister N. Biren Singh extended their greetings to the people of Manipur especially Christian community on the holy occasion of Good Friday. Governor remarked that Good Friday marks the day when.....

CM extends condolences

IMPHAL| Apr 18 Chief minister, N. Biren Singh has extended condolences over the demise of Ningthoujam Basanti Devi who breathed her last at the age of 55 years while preparing to exercise her adult franchise at 32/37 Waithou L.P School Polling Station .....

CPI writes to RO for repoll

IMPHAL | Apr 18 Candidate of Communist Party of India (CPI) for inner Manipur parliamentary constituency, Dr. M. Nara has today written to returning officer of IMPC to conduct a repoll in certain areas alleging booth capture by minister, Th. Shyamkumar.....

VCOAS visits Trishakti corps, forward areas of Sikkim

IMPHAL| Apr 18 Vice chief of Army Staff (VCOAS), lieutenant general, Devraj Anbu visited Trishakti Corps and forward areas of Sikkim from April 17-18, said a release from PIB (Defence Wing). The release further mentioned that on his arrival at Sukna.....

Wind destroys poultry farm

IMPHAL | Apr 18 The strong wind of yesterday destroyed a poultry farm (unit of Avian house) covering an area of 45 by 270 feet at Okshu, Khamral Imphal west today, killing around 500 chickens in the farm. Addressing media persons who visited the far.....

Third Jiri Treaty of 1833 observation held

Third Jiri Treaty of 1833 observation

JIRIBAM| Apr 18 The 3rd ‘Jiri Treaty of 1833’ observation was held today at the Council Office of Kangleipak Students Association-Jiribam District Council (KSA-JDC), organised jointly by Jiribam Woman Association of Kangleipak (JIMWAK) and KSA-JDC. .....

PWF invites applications for MFA

IMPHAL | Apr 17 Paomee Welfare Foundation (PWF) has invited applications from eligible beneficiaries to avail Medical Financial Assistance for the year 2019-2020. A notice by the secretary of foundation has stated that the disbursement of the assist.....

Photo competition to be held

IMPHAL| Apr 17 Manipur Amateur Photo Club (MAPC) has announced that a Photo Competition on the theme of “Love Your Domestic Animals” will be conducted at LamyanbaShanglen on April 27. A release signed by general secretary of MAPC, Moirangthem Ranjit.....

Drug peddler arrested

IMPHAL| Apr 17 A team of District Police- Narcotics Cell, Imphal East arrested a drug peddler from an area near Mantripukhri Bazar during a frisking and checking operation conducted on April 14, said a release from NAB (PRO). The arrested individual.....

Longsai village authority appeals for aid

IMPHAL| Apr 17 Longsai (Nungsai) Village Authority, in a press release, has apprised officials of the Sub-Division and state government of the loss and damages to the houses and properties of the inhabitants of the village caused by the heavy storms th.....

Power supply to be disrupted

IMPHAL| Apr 17 Manipur State Power Company Limited (MSPCL) has informed all concerned that there will be power supply disruption in the areas fed by Churachandpur, Kakching, Chandel, Moreh and Elangkhangpokpi 132/33 KV sub stations. A release signed.....

“Law on Asylum” is an open invitation for illegal immigrants: Bhabananda

IMPHAL| Apr 16 Rajya Sabha MP and president of BJP-Manipur Pradesh, Ksh. Bhabananda has decried the “Law on Asylum” mentioned in the Congress party’s manifesto for the 17th Lok Sabha Election as an open invitation for illegal immigrants from neighbouri.....

NPF smells foul play over opening of strong room

IMPHAL| Apr 16 Naga People’s Front- Manipur State Unit, (NPF-MSU) has issued a clarification on the matter pertaining to the opening of strong rooms on April 13 at Churachandpur apropos to the statements of Chief Electoral Officer (CEO), Manipur, P. K......

IED Wushu denounces ‘parallel body’

IMPHAL | Apr 16 The Imphal East District Wushu Association has clarified that ‘Imphal East District Wushu Association’ having its official address at Khongman Mangjil Mamang Kongba Road, Imphal East, was registered on May 17, 2016 by the office of depu.....

Drug peddler arrested

IMPHAL| Apr 16 A team of Narcotics and Affairs of Border (NAB), Imphal arrested a drug peddler on April 15, said a release from NAB (PRO). The arrested individual has been identified as Lohrii Chokho, 40, son of A. Lohrii of Chowainamei Khunou villa.....

Maram Don Bosco conducts cultural diversity fest

IMPHAL | Apr 16 Don Bosco College, Maram today hosted a Cultural Fest, entitled ‘Cul-Fusion’ to impart cultural educational values to the students and to showcase the cultural diversity of different communities. The programme was jointly conducted b.....

Prof. Nongmaithem Tombi Singh to receive award

IMPHAL | Apr 16 Heisanam Basantakumar Award will be given to scholar, professor, Nongmaithem Tombi Singh on the occasion of World Book Day which will be organised by Sahitya Thoupang Lup at Manipur Hindi Parishad Hall, Thangal Bazar. A release said .....

TVCA seeks for assistance

IMPHAL | Apr 16 The Village Chiefs’ Association of Noney and Tamenglong while informing that 256 kutcha houses have been fully damaged and 600 kutcha houses partially damaged in both the districts in the April 15 thunderstorm, appealed to the state gov.....

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Man found dead under mysterious circumstances

Locals of Takyel Kolom leikai blocked NH 37

IMPHAL | Apr 21 A 46 year old man was found dead under mysterious circumstances today at Yarou Bamdiar which falls under the jurisdiction of Nambol police station. The victim was identified as Phijam Muhindro, son of Ph. Nodiyachand, resident of Takyel.....

22-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Withdrawing of house guards, escort personnel was act of revenge: O. Joy

IMPHAL | Apr 21 “The withdrawal of house guards cum escort personnel provided for NCP outer candidate, NEIDP outer candidate and former minister, O. Joy by an order released on April 19, was an act of retaliation by the ruling government following the .....

22-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

‘VAT, goods and service taxes cannot be levied on betel leafs’

IMPHAL | Apr 21 Justice, Kh Nobin, High Court of Manipur has quashed and set aside the notification order for the inclusion of Kwamana (beetle leaves) among forest products. The order to include beetle leaves as forest products had been released by .....

Macha Leima observes its Golden Jubilee

IMPHAL | Apr 21 Manipuree Chanura Leishem Marup (Macha Leima) today celebrated its 50 years of existence by observing the Golden Jubillee of the organisation at Lamyanba Shanglen today. Editor of Macha Leima magazine, Haobam Seityabati said the wo.....

22-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Proxy voting planned by BJP was allowed at Andro AC: Meghachandra

MLA, K. Meghachandra briefing to media at MPCC conference hall

IMPHAL | Apr 21 “The video uploaded on social media about the supposed humiliation of a police constable was intended to spread lies. The people should be aware of the actual scenario of the incident at the polling station in Andro assembly constituenc.....

22-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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