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Tiddim road bandh hits Bishnupur dist

BISHNUPUR, January 19: Endorsing the ongoing indefinite bandh imposed by JAC Tiddim along Tiddim Road against the government’s decision of renaming Thangjing Sub-Division as Thangting Sub-Division, bandh supporters blocked roads at Phubala, Torbung, Moira.....

NSUC endorses

CHANDEL, Jan 19: The Naga Students’ Union Chandel (NSUC) endorsed to support the demand of ANSAM and KSO HQ for regularisation of Hill District Contract Basis Teachers 2006 batch under directorate of Education (s). The announced stir from 22nd January by .....

ALT urges students to render more time and efforts in studies

CHANDEL, Jan 19: Anal Students Union (ALT) has urged all intending candidates of HSLC & HSE 2016 in Chandel to put in more time and effort in their studies as the board exams are nearing, the union stated in a release today. As students, they should devo.....

BJP candidate Tombi remanded to police custody

BISHNUPUR, January 18: BJP candidate in the recently held local bodies election from Ningthoukhong Ward no 1 A Tombi, her son Dipak and a daughter who were arrested by the Bishnupur Police yesterday for alelged involvement in a post-poll violence, were pr.....

Meet resolves to shut govt offices

BISHNUPUR, Jan 18: Extending solidarity to the ongoing indefinite Tiddim Road bandh imposed by JAC Tiddim along with several other organizations against the government’s decision of renaming Thangjing Sub-Division as Thangting Sub-Division, a public meeti.....

PPI launched

IMPHAL, Jan 17: Deputy Commissioner, Thoubal T Ranjit inaugurated a three-day 1st round of Pulse Polio Immunization for the district during a function at CMO Office Thoubal today. Organized by District Family Welfare Office Thoubal along with District Hea.....

Saikul-Makokching suspension bridge poses threat to locals

KANGPOKPI, January 17: Thousand of people in as many as 32 villages under Makokching District Council Constituency under Saikul AC have been facing tremendous hardships as the only connectivity Saikul-Makokching suspension bridge is decaying since the las.....

Indefinite bandh paralyses Bishnupur dist

BISHNUPUR, January 17: Owing to the indefinite Tiddim Road bandh imposed by JAC Tiddim along with several other organizations from this morning in protest against the government’s decision of renaming Thangjing Sub-Division as Thangting Sub-Division and M.....

Young Leaders of NE interact with Union of Finance, Arun Jaitley

IMPHAL, January 16: A twelve-member delegation of YLC (Young Leaders Connect) from Northeast India met with the Union Minister of Finance, Arun Jaitley at New Delhi on January 14. Chaired by Bhaichung Bhutia (Indian Football Icon), the delegation compris.....

JAC Churachandpur announces five-day blockade starting February 1

CHURACHANDPUR, January 14: The JAC Against the Anti-tribal Bills supported by other tribal bodies including the United Naga Council has called a 5-day total chakka bandh/blockade on all highways passing through the tribal territories of the State as well .....

Today’s youth will shape our future: MLA Nemcha Kipgen

KANGPOKPI, January 14: “The foundation of the society being basically based on education, I place great hope on educated youth to shape our future” asserted Nemcha Kipgen, MLA 50-Kangpokpi AC. The MLA was speaking at the Youth Day Celebration organized b.....

IIIT Manipur and 33/11 KV sub-station foundations laid in Saitu A/C

KANGPOKPI, January 13: State Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh today laid the foundation stone of the Indian Institute of Information Technology Manipur and 33/11 KV Power Sub-Station at Mayangkhang Ningthoupham under Saitu AC in Sadar Hills, Senapati dist.....

Liquor, gambling materials destroyed

BISHNUPUR, January 13: Paree Imom Kanna Lup, Ngaikhong Khullen and Ngaikhong Siphai conducted an anti-social drive in Ngaikhong Khullen and Ngaikhong Siphai area on January 12 during which 130 litres of illicit alcohol and materials of dice game were seiz.....

Kpi mourns Dr Mangminlun Khongsai’ death

KANGPOKPI, January 12: People of Kangpokpi mourned the untimely demise of Dr. Mangminlen Khongsai, Jr Scientist NEIST, Jorhat who breathed his last yesterday at Kangpokpi. His mortal remains, was brought from Dimapur to his home at Thangkanphai village i.....

Bishnupur witnesses 91.13 pc voter turnout

BISHNUPUR, January 11: An average of 91.13 percent voter turnout was recorded in the election of six Municipal Councils and one Nagar Panchayat in Bishnupur district today. As for the district having three Returning Officers, 92.06 percent voter turnout .....

JAC CCpur to organise meeting

CCPUR, Jan 11: The Joint Action Committee against Anti-tribal Bills as resolved in its meeting on January 9 will be organising its 5th consultative meeting on January 14 at Synod Hall, IB Road wherein an open house discussion on the future course of actio.....

MI Phase II Round IV launched in Bishnupur

BISHNUPUR, January 11: Mission Indradhanush Phase II Round IV for Bishnupur district was launched today during a ceremony held at the District Hospital. Organized by the District Health Society Bishnupur, the ceremony was attended by social worker RK Bim.....

Dy CM underlines maintenance of peace, unity in Moreh

MOREH, January 9: Stressing on the need for spreading meaningful messages and greetings on every New Year so as to sensitize the people in a State like Manipur where different communities reside together, Deputy Chief Minister Gaikhangam noted the importa.....

KSO, ANSAM remind Jan 21 deadline for service regularization

KANGPOKPI, January 9: Kuki Students’ Organization-GHQ and All Naga Students’ Association, Manipur today reminded the State government of its January 21 deadline over the issue of hill school contract basis teachers, 2006 batch. The two apex student bodie.....

‘Unauthentic, immoral leaders create instability in village’

KANGPOKPI, January 9: An authentic and decent leader makes the society and village prosper and secure while unauthentic and immoral leaders lead to instability, said Rural Development & Panchayati Raj and Economics & Statistics Minister Francis Ngajokpa. .....

CSOs flay dumping of dead body in SH

KANGPOKPI, January 9: Civil society organizations of Sadar Hills today strongly condemned dumping of dead body in different areas of Sadar Hills for the last many years and the recent similar incident at Keithelmanbi village. Speaking to media persons th.....

KISG censures MDS, demands new tribal market

KANGPOKPI, January 7: The Kuki Inpi Saikul Gamkai (KISG) today strongly hold responsible the Manipur Development Society (MDS) for the collapse of Tribal Market Complex at Saikul in the recent Earthquake and demanded construction of new Tribal Market Comp.....

Bandh cripples Bishnupur district

BISHNUPUR, January 7: The 24 hours State-wide bandh imposed by several organisations in protest against the government’s decision of renaming of Thangjing Sub-Division as Thangting Sub-Division and Moirang Ibudhou Thangjing as Thangting, paralysed normal .....

‘Sports a source of learning discipline’

BISHNUPUR, January 4: Noting that a person is worthless if he does not acquire discipline and spirit for success in life whether he belongs to a rich family, Deputy Chief Minister Gaikhangam asserted that sports is a source from where a person can learn d.....

MLA Nemcha consoles quake victims in Kalapahar

KANGPOKPI, January 4: MLA of Kangpokpi constituency Nemcha Kipgen continued visiting and sympathizing earthquake victims in her constituency today during which the MLA advocated the importance of life rather than properties. The MLA visited Kalapahar whe.....

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CM hands over rescued Nepalese nationals to Nepali Embassy

CM hands over rescued Nepalese nationals to Nepali Embassy

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Jugindro expelled from MPP, Apabi appointed as new president

MPP newly apointed president, Laikhuram Apabi Singh briefing to media

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Ethnic communities need unity to bring a peaceful Manipur: Adim

Adim Pamei speaks during the function

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EEVFAM seeks initiation of criminal proceeding

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STDCM set to organise mass rally on March 3

Members of STDCM during press conference

IMPHAL | Feb 17 Condemning the state government for delaying the demand of inclusion of Meetei or Meitei in Schedule Tribe list, Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee Manipur (STDCM) is all set for a mass rally on March 3. In today’s press conference hel.....

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