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Anti-malaria month inaugurated at Kangpokpi

KANGPOKPI, August 25: As part of the observance of Anti Malaria Month observed every year in the Country prior to the onset of monsoon and transmission session, addl DC Kangpokpi, DK Thangboi, inaugurated the observance of Anti-Malaria Month in Sadar Hill.....

Khuga JAC derides govt for delay in repairing dam

The damaged portion of the Khuga Multi-purpose Dam canal.

LAMKA, August 24: The JAC, Khuga Multi-purpose Dam located at CCpur, today issued a press release stating that it is getting uneasy waiting for action from the government to look into the condition of the dam portion which had collapsed. It said the situ.....

Affected land owners along NH 150 accuse authorities of withholding compensation

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, August 24: The Affected Land Owners’ Association (ALOA/NH-150) has alleged that the concerned authorities of the State government have refused to release compensation to rightful land owners whose lands have been affected by t.....

ATSUM Emboi Serto faction too suspends blockade

KANGPOKPI, August 23: The Emboi Serto led faction of the All Tribal Students’ Union, Manipur ATSUM has today decided to suspend its indefinite economic blockade for ten days with immediate effect. The decision was taken considering the assurance from the.....

TNL assembly approves president Artax’s resignation

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, August 23: Four days after the Tangkhul Naga Long (TNL) president Artax A Shimray dramatically stepped down from his post, TNL assembly has today accepted his resignation after deliberating the nature of his offer of resignati.....

TNL revokes mid-day public curfew

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, August 22: The Tangkhul Naga Long (TNL) has revoked its mid-day public curfew with effect from Friday, a press statement issued by the Tangkhul council has said. The statement informed that the decision to withdraw the public.....

Embroi Serto group to go ahead with blockade

KANGPOKPI, Aug.22: The All Tribal Students’ Union Manipur has resolved to go on with its proposed indefinite economic blockade from August 22 midnight. General secretary Marahang Ngiimai said after the executive meeting said the student body has at this .....

TKS to stay away from ATSUM’s blockade

UKHRUL, August 22: Even as the All Tribal Students’ Union, Manipur (ATSUM) is all set to enforce its proposed indefinite economic blockade in all hill districts of the State beginning from mid-night tonight, the Tangkhul Katamnao Saklong (TKS) has decided.....

Cocaine carrying parcel from Trinidad and Tobago seized

LAMKA, Aug 21: The Narcotic Control Bureau in collaboration with a team of the 7th Assam Rifles seized a consignment containing cocaine which arrived at the Churachandpur Post office yesterday evening around 3.30. Sources said the combined team was led b.....

ATSUM to impose indefinite eco blockade

KANGPOKPI, Aug.21: The 24-hour total bandh called by the All Tribal Students’ Union Manipur to press the state Government and Manipur University Authority for implementation of Central Educational Institution (Reservation in Admission) Amendment Act 2012 .....

Bandh affects normal life at Tuibang

LAMKA, August 21: The 24-hour band called by the All Tribal Students Union, Manipur today affected normal life in Tuibang area of Lamka town in Churachandpur district. However, the bandh which will conclude this midnight passed off without any major glit.....

ATSUM seminar reiterates Six Schedule status demand

LAMKA, August 20: Unless the hills people are united, we will get assimilated and our right on land will be taken away from our grip. We must be united to demand implementation of Sixth Schedule of the Constitution so as to safeguard our land. This was s.....

Ccpur police seizes large quantity of alcohol

LAMKA, August 19: The Churachandpur police in continuation of the ‘Anti drinking month’ has seized large quantities of alcohol and beverages from Rangkai Road area of Churachandpur today. The seized items include 308 can beer, 62 bottles of beer and 120 .....

ATSUM warns of indefinite blockade from Aug 22

KANGPOKPI, August 19: All Tribal Students’ Union Manipur today has mobilized for it proposed 24 hr total bandh in all hill district of the State from midnight of August 20. Speaking to local media persons at Kangpokpi, president of the student body Emboi.....

Locals rebuild road

THOUBAL, August 19: The Sangaiyumpham Part-2 Cherapur Mayai Leikai Sallam Makok area road under Thoubal district has been rebuilt by the local people which has been left ignored by the government for a long time. Speaking to media persons, a spokesperson.....

ATSUM announces 24 hr hills bandh

KANGPOKPI, August 18: The All Tribal Students’ Union Manipur today announced its decision of 24 hr total bandh in all hill district of the State from midnight of August 21 demanding implementation of Central Educational Institution (Reservation in Admissi.....

Maram assualt incident already resolved: ZU and MU

KANGPOKPI, August 17: The Zeliangrong Union and the Maram Union had resolved the physical assault of Ringsanbou Newmai through the court of customary law, said the two unions today. A statement of the two unions said that the case that lasted for about 2.....

Remembrance also held at Bishnupur

BISHNUPUR, August 16: The 10th Student Martyrdom was also observed at Bishnupur Bazar where Pebam Chittaranjan had self-immolated by setting himself on fire demanding repeal of AFSPA ten years ago. Well-wishers, students, family members and others offere.....

Five-year old allegedly raped

BISHNUPUR, Aug 16: A 43-year old has allegedly raped a five-year old at Thinungei Awang Maning Leikai yesterday around 10:25 am. The accused has been identified as Angom Sanathoi, 43, son of (L) Ibocha. Following complaints from the local womenfolk and .....

TKS revokes stricture on schools

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, August : Taking cognizance of the students’ academic progress, the Tangkhul Katamnao Saklong (TKS) has today announced its decision to revoke the call for shutdown of schools with immediate effect and asked all schools in the .....

Rain fails to deter I-Day celebrations at Kangpokpi

KANGPOKPI, August 16: Despite inclement weather the 68th Independence Day of India was celebrated inside the additional deputy commissioner office complex, Kangpokpi. The bad weather did not stop guests, invitees, CSOs leaders, village chiefs, and studen.....

Ukhrul celebrates I-Day amidst total shutdown

By R Lester Makang Ukhrul, August 16: The Ukhrul District Administration on Friday celebrated the 68th Independence Day, 2014 with much patriotic fervour amidst the 24-hour total shutdown called by the Tangkhul Naga Long (TNL). The day's official functi.....

Ex-KTC chairman no more

KANGPOKPI, August 17: Ex-Chairman, Kangpokpi Town Committee Seikhosat Hangshing passed away yesterday at Imphal due to prolonged illness. His last ritual has been conducted today at his residence Kangpokpi. He was survived by his wife and children. Elde.....

Family accepts Sandhyarani’s body

BISHNUPUR, August 14: Family members and the JAC formed in connection with the alleged murder of Sandhyarani have taken back the body following an agreement brought with the State government. The dead body of Oinam (n) Maisnam (o) Sandhyarani Devi wife o.....

TNL's 24-hour total shutdown gets underway

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, August 14: Denouncing the callous attitude of the State government, the Tangkhul Naga Long (TNL) is all set to enforce a 24-hour total shutdown throughout Ukhrul district beginning from midnight tonight. "We have called this .....

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Reward for good performance, punishment for illegal acts is the principle: CM

Chief Minister N. Biren Singh hands over award to additional superintendent of police NAB, Thounaojam Brinda

IMPHAL | Jul 16 “Rewards for performing good jobs and punishments for illegal activities is the principle of the present State government,” said chief minister of Manipur, N. Biren Singh today at an Awards Distribution ceremony held in connection with .....

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Govt appoints new administrator for IMC

MAHUD Minister Thounaojam Shyamkumar speaks to media person during press conference

IMPHAL | Jul 16 State government today appointed joint secretary of Manipur Administrative Housing and Urban Development (MAHUD), Ksh. Lemba as administrator of Imphal Municipal Corporation (IMC), a day after suspension of IMC for six months. Addres.....

17-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

‘Failed’ candidate revealed as 3rd position holder

THOUBAL| Jul 16 A candidate who reportedly failed to clear the recently conducted BSc Geology Honours Final Semester exam conducted by Manipur University (MU) has been revealed to be the 3rd position holder of the whole State. The concerned candidate .....

Anal leaders prohibit burial

IMPHAL | Jul 16 The Anal community led by its noted leaders from across Anal homeland held a public meeting today at Chandel Christian village in relation to issues surrounding the desecration of former chief of Challong village, D. Thamnok Lamkang’s b.....

Dijamani’s bail plea rejected by court

IMPHAL | Jul 16 Chief Judicial Magistrate, Imphal West has rejected the bail application filed by murder suspect Naorem Dijamani after bail hearing, today. Naorem Dijamani, presently lodged at Sajiwa jail Manipur as a prime suspect in murder of his .....

17-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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