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Closure of assembly sessions by CM indicates support for CAB: Dilipkumar

Protest meet against CAB held under aegis of JCILPS THOUBAL| Jan 22 Despite the on-going agitations all over the state in protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB), 2019, the words of CM, N. Biren Singh that there is no issue in Manipur.....

College students not to participate in Republic Day celebration

College students not to participate in Republic Day celebration

IMPHAL | Jan 22 As protests against the Citizenship Amendment Bill continues at different parts of the state, students of various colleges will not be participating in the Republic Day celebration for the year in protest against the Citizenship Amendme.....

23-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

HC directs for establishment of child friendly courts and police stations

IMPHAL| Jan 22 The High Court of Manipur has directed the state government to establish four child friendly courts and four child friendly police stations in the four valley districts of the Manipur within three months and to establish the courts and p.....

23-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Search operations intensify ahead of Republic Day

Search operation in conncetion with R-day

IMPHAL | Jan 22 As precautionary measures for the up-coming republic day celebrations state police have been continuing, search operations and house to house operation were also conducted at Imphal East and West today. Imphal west police commando te.....

23-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Traffic regulations for January 23 and 26

IMPHAL| Jan 22 In the wake of the upcoming Republic Day of India observations in the state, the director of Transport, government of Manipur, has issued a public notification statement regarding traffic regulations to be observed for January 23 and Jan.....

Ganja seized from Imphal Tulihal airport

IMPHAL | Jan 22 20 kgs of contraband Ganja which were found concealed among vegetables in baggage from inside the Air Cargo Warehouse of Indigo, Imphal Tulihal International Airport, were seized by a team from NAB Police Station on January 22. A case h.....

‘Technology cannot protect agriculture; each individual counts’

Signs of climate change visible in Manipur By Babie Shirin IMPHAL | Jan 22 Climate change in Manipur is confirmed through the changes as narrated by elders among the indigenous people of the State and through the scientific documentation of indic.....

23-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Adim Pamei seek people’s support

Adim Pamei Seek People's Support

UKHRUL | Jan 22 National president of Schedule Tribe Bharatiya Modi Army who is also the vice-chairman, Manipur state disaster management authority, Adim Pamei, today attended the beauty pageant of the 55th edition of Raphei Katamnao Long General Confe.....

Lack of knowledge creates confusion between CMHT and other health benefit cards

IMPHAL | Jan 22 Chabungbam Kiranjit Meitei, a differently abled person since 2017, has clarified that due to his lack of knowledge and being unaware of difference between various health benefit cards he had raised allegations on being charged of Rs 70 .....

23-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Film director further remanded to police custody on charge of raping a minor

IMPHAL | Jan 22 60 years old Manipuri film director who was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a minor girl was further remanded to police custody for three days by the special judge Protection of Child from Sexual Offence (POCSO), Imphal West......

23-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

‘Allegations against LMC of misusing funds is baseless’

IMPHAL | Jan 22 The allegation of misusing funds sanctioned for the beneficiaries under Lamlai Municipal Council (LMC) published in some local papers is baseless; LMC has been sanctioning the amounts to the beneficiaries’ bank accounts through their di.....

23-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Ramsophy Tamang crowned Miss Raphei 2019

Ramsophy Tamang Crown Miss Raphei 2019

UKHRUL| Jan 22 Ramsophy Tamang of Chingjaroi was crowned ‘Miss Raphei 2019’ during the 55th edition of Raphei Katamnao Long, general conference cum sports and cultural meet 2019 held at Christ King ground, Chingjaroi Khullen. Hormichon R Shimray of Peh.....

47th Statehood Day celebrated

CM N Biren inspecting the guard of honour during the 47th Statehood Day celebration at the 1st Manipur Rifles parade ground

Education is the key to bring development in the society: Biren IMPHAL | Jan 21 “All the works taken up by government official are strictly monitored by a vigilance team. So those doing good work will be appreciated and those who do not shall be pun.....

22-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Cong leaders call on Governor to ask her to summon special House session

Congress leaders call on Governor to ask her to summon special House session

IMPHAL | Jan 21 Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee and Congress party leaders of Manipur led by former, CM O. Ibobi submitted a memorandum to Governor, Najma Heptulla appealing her to convene a special assembly session to discuss the brewing issue of C.....

22-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Joint students’ body calls for united stand against CAB

IMPHAL| Jan 21 The joint students’ body has called for a united stand and concerted effort from the people of the northeastern region in the fight against the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB), 2019 which was passed in Lok Sabha on January 8 terming it .....

STDCM’s postpones 24-hour general strike

IMPHAL | Jan 21 With positive response from the side of the state government and rescheduling of the next meeting on January 30, Schedule Tribe Demand Committee, Manipur (STDCM) has postponed its 24-hours general strike which was scheduled from the mid.....

22-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

YPA calls for indefinite total shutdown of Ccpur from today

CHURACHANDPUR| Jan 21 Young Paite Association (YPA)-GHQ has called for indefinite total shutdown of Churachandpur district starting from 6:00 am of January 22. The total shutdown was called in protest against the failure of the state government unde.....

MLA Sapam Ranjan flags off ‘All Women Drive – India to Thailand’

MLA Sapam Ranjan flags off ‘All Women Drive – India to Thailand’

IMPHAL | Jan 21 MLA Konthoujam assembly constituency, Dr. Sapam Ranjan flagged off a cross border road expedition, ‘All Women Drive – India to Thailand’ from Hotel Classic Grande, Imphal this morning. The trip covering a total distance of 2800 km, i.....

22-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Training programme held incomplete as less numbers of trainee attend

IMPHAL | Jan 21 With the goal to promote more developmental programmes in the northeast region for the differently abled persons, training programmes have been introduced to various sections of society for taking up early identification of differently .....

22-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

CPL Guangta elected as new ADC Member

TAMENGLONG| Jan 21 CPL Guangta has been elected as the ADC Member from 2- Chaton District Council Constituency. After the vote-counting which took nearly two hours, the result of the bye election was declared in the afternoon of January 21 at the of.....

Mass CASO conduct at two districts

State police conducts cordon and search operation at various places

IMPHAL | Jan 21 To ensure smooth celebration of 70th Republic day celebration in Manipur, state police conducted cordon and search operation (CASO) at various places in the two districts of Manipur today. District police of Imphal East including com.....

22-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

46th general conference cum sports meets of ZKL organised

IMPHAL | Jan 21 The 46th General Conference cum Sports Meet of Zingsho Katamnao Long (ZKL) also known as Eastern Tangkhul Students Union was kicked off on January 15 at Chattric Khulen, Kamjong district. The event which is to be continued till Janua.....

22-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

AJRTDU clarifies

JIRIBAM| Jan 21 All Jiribam Road Transport Drivers Union (AJRTDU) has clarified that the allegations made by High Way Truck Owner Welfare Organisation (HITOWO) that the drivers’ union had been illicitly collecting money from drivers is baseless and not.....

Ningol club Heirok observes first anniversary

THOUBAL| Jan 21 Ningol Club Heirok today celebrated its first year of formation (first anniversary) at the ground of Primary School located at Heirok part-II, Mayai Leikai. It might be mentioned here that ever since its formation last year, the Ning.....

AR on various social services

IMPHAL | Jan 21 Continuing with providing welfare measures, Assam Rifles have carried out various social services. In a release by PRO IGAR (South), Kakching Battalion of 28 Sector Assam Rifles constructed two toilets set in one block at Edith Douglas .....

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YPA’s indefinite total shutdown paralyses normal life

YPA’s indefinite total shutdown paralyses normal life

CHURACHANDPUR| Jan 22 The indefinite total shutdown imposed today by Young Paite Association (YPA)-GHQ from 6:00 am of January 22 onwards has affected normal life in Churachandpur town with markets and shops remaining closed, and no vehicles plying on .....

Eastern army commander calls on Guv and CM

Eastern army commander calls on Guv

IMPHAL | Jan 22 Lieutenant General MM Naravane, Eastern Army Commander, who is on a three-day visit to the state today met Governor Dr. Najma Heptulla at Raj Bhavan and chief minister N. Biren Singh at his secretariat, said a release by PRO IGAR (South.....

Charge order of Pallel drug haul case kept on reserve

IMPHAL | Jan 22 Special Judge ND&PS, Manipur has kept the charge order of the infamous Pallel drug haul case of 2013 which involved former PRO, PIB Defence Wing, Imphal, Ajay Choudhury on reserve till February 6. On October 3, 2013, a huge consignme.....

23-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

‘NEIDP will co-operate in celebrating Gaan-Ngai in the future’

NEIDP officials including president, Narengbam Samarjit participating Gaan-ngai festival at Sangaiprou Kabui Khul

IMPHAL | Jan 22 The post-harvest festival of Rongmei community, Gaan-Ngai, which is also an important festival of the community, is celebrated all over the state with joy and harmony. Today, on the third day of the festival “Phi Haiba” event was observ.....

23-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

IPSA distributes blankets to elderly people

IMPHAL | Jan 22 International Peace and Social Advancement (IPSA) distributed blankets to 10 elderly people of Oinam Kabui Village today. Speaking at the function as the chief guest, president of IPSA, Joychandra Kongthoujam spoke about the needs of.....

23-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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