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Live concert enthralls Ukhrulites

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, July 12: Popular Tangkhul singers and artists today enthralled a crowd of Ukhrulites on second and concluding day of the two-day live concert here at Ukhrul Town Hall. The two-day live concert was organized under the theme "Ele.....

Ukhrul ICDS unaware of child welfare program details

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, July 11: In what is seen as a case of functional incoherence, the Integrated Child Development Scheme (ICDS) Ukhrul Unit has said that they are in the dark about the details of the plans to build a new Children Home in the dis.....

ZEO’s absence paralyses Ukhrul education office

UKHRUL, July 9: In view of the continued absence of the incumbent ZEO, the employees of Ukhrul education office has demanded the State government to immediately intervene and appoint a regular head of the department to salvage the deteriorating functionin.....

School in Jiribam to resume classes today; bandh on NH-37 still on

JIRIBAM, July 9: Four students organisations – AMSU District Committee, Jiribam, Manipur Students Front, Special Branch, DESAM Local Council and KSA Jiribam Unit – which asked all the Government offices and both Private and Government Schools to remain cl.....

Agitating students fail to reach truce with Govt at Jiri

Jiribam, July 8: The four agitating students comprising of AMSU district committee Jiribam, MSF, special branch DESAM local council and KSA Jiribam unit who has been spearheading the total blockade along the NH-37 met the additional deputy commissioner (A.....

Prime suspect remanded police custody

BISHNUPUR, July 7: Yumnam Lanthoiba alias Nganthoi, 28, son of Y Deven of Oinam Yumnam Leikai, the prime suspect in the killing of Nongthonbam Raghuchand alias Rishi, 31, son of Ibomcha has been remanded to 5 days police custody today. Lanthoiba was prod.....

More than 6000 congregated at Kpi rally

KNGPOKPI, July 4: As part of the Kuki Inpi Manipur proposed ‘peaceful protest rally’ taken out today in eight selected locations in the State, thousands of Kuki people from Kangpokpi and its adjoining areas also joined the rally at Kangpokpi to show their.....

CCpur joins in KIM rally

LAMKA, July 4: A state wide rally planned by the KUKI community under the Kuki Inpi Manipur (KIM) to press the Union government to compensate, what they alleged, was a killing of more than 900 civilian including children and women, was also held at Lamka .....

Sangai Editor in hospital

IMPHAL, July 4 (NNN): Editor of Imphal based English daily Hijam Rajesh has met with an accident and he is being treated at Shija Hospitals and Research Institute in Imphal. His condition is said to be in a critical condition. Reports said the editor was.....

Mobile soil testing van for CCpur soon

By Alex Guite LAMKA, July 4: Training programme for farmers gets underway today at Saikot village of Churachandpur District, organised by the initiative of the District Agriculture Officer, Agriculture Department, government of Manipur. Around 30 farmers .....

Governor inspects water supply scheme at Loukoipat

BISHNUPUR, July 4: Manipur’s Governor VK Duggal, today inspected the under construction water supply scheme at Loukoipat, Bishnupur district. The scheme was constructed under the Urban Infrastructure Development Structure for Small and Medium Town at an .....

Ukhrul deliberates on child welfare schemes status

UKHRUL, July 4: Relatively a new scheme, the Integrated Child Protection Scheme (ICPS) is aimed at providing a safe and protective environment for the development and well-being of children under any circumstances. And Manipur Government has already recei.....

Tribal customary law and land use system have to be respected says ATSUM

KANGPOKPI, July 1: Strongly reacting against the re-drafting the MLR & LR Act All Tribal Students’ Union Manipur (ATSUM) today emphasized that just for the sake of development the government will not be allowed to act as per its whims and fancy while addi.....

JIRIBAM ZEO office set ablaze

JIRIBAM, July 1: Unidentified persons set ablaze the ZEO Jiribam office late night July 1, however, the fire was detected by the chowkidar and locals early on. The chowkidar and the locals managed to control the fire before muh damaged was done, informed.....

Distribution of Kharif seeds continues in Ukhrul

UKHRUL, July 1: Under the national agricultural development program - Rastriya Krishi Vikas Yojana (RKVY), distribution of quality seeds of agricultural crops to farmers for this Kharif season continues in Ukhrul. Distribution of 20 quintals of black gra.....

Total blockade along NH-37 from July 5

JIRIBAM, June 30 (JNN): Jiribam units of four student bodies namely AMSU, MSF, DESAM and KSA have announced a total highway blockade along the National Highway 37 from July 5 midnight. The announcement was in follow up to the student bodies earlier warni.....

MGNREGS verification progresses at snail’s pace in Ukhrul

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, June 30: Even as issuance of additional job cards under MGNREGA scheme in Ukhrul awaits completion report of the ongoing verification drive, the process is apparently stagnating as the concerned department remained unable to tra.....

9 years old electrocuted

LAMKA, June 28: A nine year old boy, Master Patric Lalmiring, son of (L) Abraham Lalsensuak of Khomoi Village was electrocuted due to the negligence of Electricity Department. The boy got electrocuted while playing as he reached the iron bar of the newly.....

Death anniversary of Raja Dumbra Singh held

JIRIBAM, June 28 (JNN): The Death Anniversary of Raja Dumbra Singh was held by the Manipuri SahityaParishad, Jiribam Branch at HilghatSorokAtingbi at 2 pm on June 28. The program was opened by observing silence followed by floral tribute to the portrait .....

Bishunupur citizens rally behind arrested suspect

IMPHAL, June 26: People of Bishnupur and Ningthoukhong have appealed the state government to apprehend the killer of Sub Inspector Mayengbam Krishnadas who was murdered last week at the earliest. Joining the appeal was the family of the man who has been a.....

Mani Charenamei replies to UNC boycott call

IMPHAL, June 26: “The defeat of NPF is attributed to the wrong policy decision taken by UNC and NPF leadership and not due to the contest of other Naga candidates,” said Mani Charenamei, independent candidate for the Manipur Outer Constituency of the 16th.....

International Day against drug abuse observed in Bishnupur

BISHUPUR, June 26: As in different parts of the world, District Welfare Office, Bishnupur District also observed International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking with a theme ‘Make Health your New High in Life not Drugs’ at Kiyamba Ningshing S.....

Awareness Programme for NEAC

BISHNUPUR, June 26: One day Awareness Programme with the theme ‘Bio-diversity’ was organised by The Kumbi Khullakpam Leikai Women Association in connection with National Environmental Awareness Campaign 2014 at Old Aged Home Centre, Kumbi. The Resource P.....

TFOs destroy 600 ltrs of local liquor

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, June 25: The Tangkhul Frontal Organization has today destroyed a total of 600 litres of locally brewed liquor by consigning the illicit items to flame in full view of public in front of TKS office at Hamleikhong. According to .....

CLA leader’s remains laid to rest

By Alex Guite LAMKA, June 25: The remains of the leader of the Chin Liberartin Army (CLA) gen Tunkhopum Baite was today laid to rest at his family patriach house at Ngathal, Ccpur prior to his burial at Pangmula village which is about 10 km from Lamka t.....

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

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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 .....

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

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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.....

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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.....


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