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Co-infection of HIV and Hep C a graver concern to health workers in Ukhrul

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, February 11: At a time when the rate of prevalence of Hep C infection cases remains alarmingly high in Ukhrul district, the emergence of growing cases of coinfection of Hep C with HIV has become a greater concern to health wor.....

Human Resources development is vital in developing a nation, says CM Ibobi

BISHNUPUR, February 10: The most vital element in developing a nation or society is the development of human resources, stated Cheif Minister Okram Ibobi. The Chief Minister was speaking as the chief guest at the inaugural of the Indoor Stadium Cat-1, Sw.....

Three killed in CCpur attack

LAMKA, February 10: In a late report, three persons were killed by unidentified attackers near a village at Churachandpur district. The deceased were identified as Jangkholun, son of Letthong of Phaisat village; Manglengsem, son of Lamneilen of Zezaw vill.....

Thanlon MLA discusses Guite Road development with BRTF/ BRO

By Alex Guite LAMKA, February 9: Parliamentary secretary Vungzagin Valte today hosts a meeting at his residence with a team of BRTF/ BRO officials led by chief engineer (P) Sewak Dimapur JK Adhvaraya and OC/ 80-RCC Ravi and discussed the condition of th.....

Brave soldier Momocha facilitated

BISHNUPUR, Feb 8: Corporal Momocha Ningthoujam was felicitated today by his villagers at a reception function held at Naranseina Community Hall, Bishnupur District. The function was jointly organized by United Naranseina Development Committee and Orphan .....

Legal awareness camp held at Moirang

BISHNUPUR, Feb 8: A one day state level legal literacy and awareness camp was held at INA Hall, Moirang today. The programme was jointly organized by Manipur State Legal Services Authority (MASLSA) and Bishnupur District Legal Services Authority (BDLSA)......

New Tusom triple murder case: NRSU sets 10-day deadline for State govt to deliver justice

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, February 7: With the supposedly flawed investigations into the brutal murder of three innocent villagers of New Tusom by unknown miscreants on 27 November last year showing little progress, the Northern Raphei Students' Union .....

Dance troupes from other States join “Discover North East” festival at Keithelmanbi

KANGPOKPI, February 6: The North East Zone Cultural Centre, Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India in collaboration with the Department of Art & Culture, Government of Manipur with the support of District Administration, Senapati presented Discover North Eas.....

Bank employees allegedly assaulted and robbed

KANGPOKPI, February 5: Two SBI employees including a Circle Auditor and another retired Sr. Assistant of SBI were allegedly assaulted and robbed yesterday evening along NH-2. The incident happened at around 5:30 pm yesterday evening when the two along wi.....

Ukhrul MSPDCL steps up regularisation drive, targets 4000 new power consumers in Feb

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, February 5: Spurred by the positive public response, MSPSCL Ukhrul division is stepping up to enrol as many as 4000 new registered power consumers in the district within this month with its ongoing drive for mass regularizatio.....

MCM hands out eatables to stranded people

MOREH, Feb 4: The Meetei Council Moreh distributed eatables like rice, pulses, potatoes, oil and salt etc to drivers and owners of vehicles stranded at Moreh town parking due to the ongoing bandh along Imphal-Moreh road. Around 30 vehicles and above 100 .....

KNF (N) clarifies, denies involvement in abduction of ABCI workers

KANGPOKPI, February 3: The Kuki National Front (Nehlun), who is suspected to be the militant outfit behind the abduction of the three workers of ABCI Infrastructures Private Limited on January 23 categorically denied its involvement in the case and clarif.....

ATSUM upset over government’s silence on post classification

KANGPOKPI, February 3: The All Tribal Students’ Union Manipur today expressed its discontentment over the State government’s silence on post classification which the union alleges will rob away all the tribals’ opportunity of reservation in promotion. AT.....

CCpur discusses Sixth Schedule demand

By Alex Guite LAMKA, February 3: A major electronic media based in Churachandpur ‘Angels Vision’ organised a live talk show on the topic the ongoing demand of the sixth schedule provision in the hill areas of the State. The show was attended by all the.....

Thangsho Baite deplores misuse of knowledge

KANGPOKPI, February 2: Education is not always good until and unless it is implemented positively and utilised in a meaningful way, opined Thangso Baite, Member of Parliament (Outer Manipur). The MP was speaking at the Silver Jubilee celebration function.....

Senapati newspaper refutes veterinary dept’s denial of cattle deaths

SENAPATI, January 31: Although the director of the State Animal and Husbandry department Dr Saidokhum Joute, yesterday in a press release said the news of cattle deaths in Senapati district was unfounded, villagers still claim an outbreak of cattle epidem.....

Bandh call off, JAC gives Govt 15 days for magisterial enquiry

KANGPOKPI, Jan 31: The Joint Action Committee formed against Khadangband killing has called off its proposed 24 hours general strike after the State Government gave its assurance to look into their demand today. Speaking to media person convenor of the J.....

CCpur nurse on a mission to save unborn infants from abortion

By Alex Guite Lamka 29 January: An ANM nurse at the Post Partum Centre Family Welfare, Churachandpur for Maternal Termination of Pregnancy attached with the CCpur District Hospital had been actively counselling and convincing helpless women particularly.....

ATSUM asks MEELAL to promote Meitei Mayek with positive attitude

KANGPOKPI, January 30: All Tribal Students’ Union Manipur (ATSUM) today asked MEELAL to promote and develop Meitei Mayek with positive intention. Speaking to media persons at Kangpokpi, ATSUM president Emboi Serto said that we respect the noble efforts a.....

Plea for memorial park resounds the 31 Death Anniversary of Lt Yangmaso Shaiza

R Lester Makang UKHRUL, January 30: An emotional plea for establishment of a memorial park along with a statue of late Yangmaso Shaiza somewhere in Imphal or Ukhrul literally resounded across the fully congregated campus of the Little Angel’s School at .....

Govt apathy writ large on PWD, Ukhrul

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, January 29: While the denizens of Ukhrul district find it convenient to direct their ire toward the Public Works Department (PWD), Ukhrul Division for the poor condition of circular roads and all approach roads to the town’s m.....

KTC new building inaugurated

KANGPOKPI, Jan. 27: The New office building of Kangpokpi Town Committee constructed under 13 Finance Commission by Sadar Hills Autonomous District Council has been inaugurated in a simple function held today here at Kangpokpi Town. Haokholal Hangshing, c.....

TKS urges govt to rectify promotion anomaly

R Lester Makang UKHRUL, January 25: Decrying the state government’s alleged partisan in the promotion process of the State Agriculture Department whereby depriving Deputy Director Louis Ngasainao of his due promotion to the post of Director, the Tangkhu.....

Security measures tightened ahead of RD in CCpur

Lamka, Jan 23: More than five Improvised Explosive Devices were defused as a part of security arrangement at Churachandpur ahead of the Republic Day celebrations, stated Churachandpur SP Kabib. The Churachandpur SP also told IFP that security deployment i.....

Bomb blast at CCpur Mini Secretariat Complex

LAMKA, January 22: A powerful bomb exploded this early morning at around 5:40 am at Churachandpur Mini Secretariat Complex, Tuibuang, Tiddim Road. The impact of the blast could be felt even from a distance of one to two kilometres away from the blast sit.....

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Defence minister, Nirmala Sitharaman to inaugurate Sangai Fest

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IMPHAL | Nov 20 Defence minister, Nirmala Sitharaman will open this year’s Sangai Festival 2018 at Hapta Kangjeibung tomorrow. Ahead of the grand opening of the biggest tourism festival of the State, chief minister, N. Biren Singh inspected the prep.....

21-Nov-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Manipur police arrest kingpin of cheque fraud from Maharastra

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21-Nov-2018 / A Staff Reporter

CBI raids two houses of former LDHC manager

IMPHAL | Nov 20 Two teams of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) today raided two different houses of former manager (Administration) of Loktak Downstream Hydro Electric Co-operation Limited (LDHC), Churachandpur, R.K. Sitaljit Singh at Ningthoukhong.....

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AICC starts taking suggestions to draft election manifesto

IMPHAL | Nov 20 All India Congress Committee (AICC) has started taking cognizance of the long pending grievances and issues faced by the people of Manipur by interacting with various public leaders and civil bodies of the state, said Congress Working C.....

21-Nov-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Post-harvest festival of Tangkhul community ‘Chumpha Phanit’ begins

Post-harvest festival of Tangkhul community ‘Chumpha Phanit’ begins

UKHRUL | Nov 20 Villagers of Halang have begun celebrating the two days long important festival of Tangkhul community ‘Chumpha Phanit (Post-Harvest Festival)’ from today. Chumpha Phanit is among the three most important agricultural festivals of Tan.....


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