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International drug smuggler arrested with 40 Lakh WY tablets worth Rs 400 crore

Customs division also seize 1 lakh WY tablets worth Rs 10 crore THOUBAL | Aug 25 Thoubal District Police has arrested an international drug smuggler and three others along with WY (Amphetamine tablets) worth Rs 400 crore in the international market .....

Ukhrul Police clarify there was no sidelining of rape complaint

UKHRUL| Aug 25 The Ukhrul Police has given a clarification in regard to the news item under the headlines “DDK Imphal program executive accused of raping staff on multiple accounts” published in a local daily on August 23. As per information made .....

Drug worth around Rs.1.5 crore incinerated

CHURACHANDPUR| Aug 25 Illicit drugs amounting to approximately Rs.1.5 crore was set ablaze at the KIC complex located at Tuibong, Churachandpur district. The drugs which included Heroin (No. 4) and other illicit substances were apprehended in the past .....

Consultative Meeting on Illicit Poppy plant plantation held

UKHRUL| Aug 25 A one-day ‘Consultative Meeting on Illicit Plantation of Poppy Plant’ was held on August 24 at Litan, Ukhrul district. Organised by Ukhrul Police, the meeting was attended by 25 chiefs, headmen or chairmen and village leaders from thi.....

Illicit alcohol set ablaze

THOUBAL | Aug 25 Thoubal Excise department burnt a huge amount of Distilled Indigenous Country (DIC) liquor and Indian Made Foreign Liquor (IMFL) which the department had seized during various raids or operations. The illicit liquors were destroyed .....

Governor inaugurates Pineapple Festival

Governor inaugurates Pineapple Festival

CHURACHANDPUR| Aug 23 The ‘12th State-level Pineapple Festival’ commenced today at Khousabung DCC Headquarter, Churachandpur, organised by the cabinet committee of Manipur. The inaugural function was attended by governor of Manipur, Najma Heptullah;.....

Moreh CVOs warn of intense agitations

MOREH| Aug 23 CVOs of Moreh including Hill Tribal Council (HTC), Kuki Women Union and Human Rights (KWU and HR), Kuki Students’ Organisation (KSO), Moreh Youth Club (MYC) and All Moreh Traders Association (AMTA) have urged the State government and auth.....

AJWJU express disappointment

JIRIBAM| Aug 23 All Jiribam Working Journalists’ Union (AJWJU) has submitted a letter to the C.M of Manipur asking for aid in regard to the disappointments and hurdles faced by journalists working in Jiribam. The letter to the CM stated the journali.....

TBCA calls for prayer and fasting programme

UKHRUL| Aug 23 Tangkhul Baptist Churches Association (TBCA) has call for a one-day prayer and fasting programme for the Naga Peace talk scheduled to be held on September 1 in all Tangkhul churches within and outside the State. At a press conference .....

New Yanret passed at TNL assembly

UKHRUL| Aug 23 Tangkhul Naga Long (TNL), the apex body of Tangkhul community held its half yearly assembly today at TNL Hall, Ukhrul. The Assembly was attended by 267 village representative from various corners of Tangkhul area along with hundreds of o.....

General strike called off

THOUBAL| Aug 23 The proposed indefinite general strike called from August 24 on NH (Pallel-Moreh) by Tribal’s Land and Resource Protection (TL and RPO) has been called off following assurances from Tribal Affairs minister. A statement stated that re.....

Literary meet concludes

UKHRUL| Aug 23 The two-day literary meet of Sacred Heart Higher Secondary School, Ukhrul, concluded on August 22. The literary meet was held under the theme of ‘Nurturing Talents’; and during the event, students exhibited their talents in singing (D.....

AJRTDU’s treasurer removed from post

JIRIBAM| Aug 23 Treasurer of All Jiribam Road Transport Drivers Union (AJRTDU), Jiribam has been expelled from his post as treasurer following a resolution taken during an executive meeting conducted on August 22 in regard to his alleged actions of bre.....

Registration without tagging devices is meaningless: PFA

THOUBAL| Aug 23 While expressing its admiration for the decision of Veterinary and Animal Husbandry department to iniatiate registration policy for Ponies, People for Animals (PFA), Manipur has stated its dissatisfaction that the action of registration.....

Three campaigns launched

THOUBAL| Aug 23 Three different campaigns including ‘Door-to-door Collection’, ‘Source Segregation’ and a ‘100-day Impact-initiative- Swasth SHG Parivar’ were launched today which will be conducted in areas under the jurisdiction of Heirok Nagar Pancha.....

Typhoid cases on high rise

TAMENGLONG| Aug 22 The disease of Typhoid, which is considered to be main killer in Tamenglong district in the last five years, has witnessed an increasing rise in the district recently. In an independent survey carried out by the IFP, it has been r.....

Police presents toffees to drivers without helmets

Police presents toffees to drivers without helmets at Churachandpur

CHURACHANDPUR| Aug 22 With the objective of curbing the menace of motorists who have adamantly refused to wear safety helmets while driving, the SP of Churachandpur has instigated a unique kind of drive with violators being made to push their vehicles .....

YPA hall inaugurated

Minister Hangkhanlian inaugurates the ‘V. Munhoih Young Paite Association (YPA) Hall’ at New Lamka

CHURACHANDPUR| Aug 22 Agriculture minister, V Hangkhanlian today inaugurated the ‘V. Munhoih Young Paite Association (YPA) Hall’ at New Lamka in a ceremony which was held in coincidence with the YPA unit’s 5th raising day celebration. The inauguration .....

Awareness programme on crime against women held

THOUBAL| Aug 22 An awareness programme on “Crime against women” was held today at Khongjom Standard English School, Thoubal district. The programme was organised by All Manipur Womens Voluntary Association (AMAWOVA) as a part of its campaign which comm.....

48-hour Moreh bandh continues

MOREH| Aug 22 The 48-hour bandh called by various CVOs of Moreh in protest against the reported activities of harassment and intimidations meted out to labourers by 43 AR personnel at Moreh Gate number-I, still continued today. During the second day.....

Drug peddler arrested

THOUBAL| Aug 22 Thoubal district police today arrested a drug peddler during a house search operation conducted at Sangaiyumpham, Mamang Leikai, part-I. The arrested person has been identified as Md Tamizur, 52; and 15.02 gram suspected to be Heroin.....

Labourers’ wages must be increased: IPSA

JIRIBAM| Aug 22 A press meet in regard to the troubles faced by labourers of FCI Jiribam was held today at the Jiribam Branch office of International Peace and Social Advancement (IPSA). During the press meet organised by IPSA- Jiribam branch, vice .....

Chandel police conducts mass cleanliness drive

THOUBAL| Aug 22 A mass cleanliness drive was conducted today around the areas of Chandel district headquarter and Japhou bazar. The drive was conducted by police personnel under the supervision of SP- Chandel, N. Madhunimai in association with Japhou B.....

Debate competition to be held

THOUBAL| Aug 22 The first Thoubal District debate competition will be held at Lilong Haoreibi College on September 15, organised by Thoubal District Police in association with Pangal Student Organisation (PSO), All Meitei Pangal Student Union Manipur (.....

Longphangs inspect eastern and western circular roads

Longphangs inspect eastern and western circular roads

UKHRUL| Aug 21 A team from the Tangkhul Longphangs inspected the eastern and western circular road of Ukhrul Headquarter on August 20. The team consisted of chairman of Ato Longphang, Dearson Chamroy; chairman of Zingtun Longphang, Mangang Raman and v.....

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Kuki Think Tank Group alleges Federation of Haomee leaders of being NSCN-IM mouthpiece

IMPHAL | Aug 25 In the interest of peaceful coexistence among different communities in the state, Kuki Think Tank Group (KTTG) has appealed to leaders of Federation of Haomee (FOH) to refrain from playing the tunes of their Tangkhul leaders in the NSCN.....

International drug smuggler arrested with 40 Lakh WY tablets worth Rs 400 crore

Customs division also seize 1 lakh WY tablets worth Rs 10 crore THOUBAL | Aug 25 Thoubal District Police has arrested an international drug smuggler and three others along with WY (Amphetamine tablets) worth Rs 400 crore in the international market .....

Ukhrul Police clarify there was no sidelining of rape complaint

UKHRUL| Aug 25 The Ukhrul Police has given a clarification in regard to the news item under the headlines “DDK Imphal program executive accused of raping staff on multiple accounts” published in a local daily on August 23. As per information made .....

BJP’s policy is not only ‘divide and rule’ but also ‘divide and ruin’: Gaikhangam

IMPHAL | Aug 25 Strongly reacting to the atrocities and gross violation of human rights following the recent abrogation of Article 370 from Jammu and Kashmir by the BJP led NDA government, president of Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC), Gaikhan.....

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JAC urges State govt. to prioritise employees’ demands

IMPHAL | Aug 25 Joint Administrative Council (JAC) of All Manipur Trade Unions’ Council (AMTUC) and All Manipur Government Employees’ Organisation (AMGEO) has urged the State government to bring their demands on the floor of the two-day 8th Monsoon Ses.....

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