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Rahul Gandhi assures protection of identity of Manipuris

Rahul Gandhi assures protection of identity of Manipuris

IMPHAL | Mar 20 President of All India Congress Committee (AICC), Rahul Gandhi has assured that the Congress party will never allow the “unique identity, culture, history of the people of Manipur” to be jeopardised under any circumstances. Rahul Gan.....

21-Mar-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Candidates yet to file nomination papers with only two days left

THOUBAL| Mar 20 Even though seven individuals had obtained registration forms, no candidates have filed their election forms for the Outer Manipur (ST) parliamentary constituency elections yet. More importantly, the Returning Officer had issued a notif.....

EEFVAM prepares to launch agitations for delivering justice to fake encounter victims

EEFVAM prepares to launch agitations for delivering justice to fake encounter victims

IMPHAL | Mar 20 “Extra Judicial Execution Victim Families Association Manipur (EEVFAM) along with civil voluntary organisations will launch intense forms of agitations for delivering justice to fake encounters victims.” This was stated by general se.....

21-Mar-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Guv, CM and Speaker greet on Yaoshang

IMPHAL | Mar 20 On the occasion of Yaoshang festival, state top officials Governor Najma Heptullah and chief minister Nongthombam Biren Singh and Speaker Yumnam Khemchand has extended their heartiest greetings to the people of Manipur. Governor on h.....

1929 cases of TB death recorded from 2001 to 2018 in Manipur

World TB day press meet

IMPHAL | Mar 20 To build awareness of the fact that Tuberculosis (TB) today remains an epidemic in many parts of the world, causing deaths of the millions of people each year in third world countries, World TB Day is being observed annually in the worl.....

21-Mar-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Autonomous independent political platform needed to represent the indigenous people: NPF

NPF press meet

IMPHAL | March 20 Naga People’s Front (NPF) is an independent and autonomous political platform to defend the rights and voices of the indigenous minorities and weaker sections as minority communities of northeast will gradually vanish while confrontin.....

21-Mar-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Rahul Gandhi has true concerns for the state: O. Ibobi Singh

Ibobi speaks during the press meet

IMPHAL |March 20 Former chief minister of the state, O. Ibobi has said that the president of All India Congress Committee, Rahul Gandhi has genuine concern for the state and is evident from his visit today. Addressing media persons at its office tod.....

21-Mar-2019 / A Staff Reporter

KUMNOU - Manipur’s first spring festival to be held

IMPHAL | Mar 20 The Giving Tree in association with Spirit Adventure has announced that KUMNOU, a one-day annual event will be held at Hapta Kanjeibung on March 22. This will be the first edition which aims to bring together a diverse talent from th.....

AMGSU restricts Gorkha youths from collecting money during Yaoshang

KANGPOKPI |Mar 20 The All Manipur Gorkha Students’ Union (AMGSU) has come up with a decision of restricting the Gorkha youths and children in collecting money by blocking roads with ropes during Yaoshang festival. The AMGSU has restricted the Gorkha.....

Orientation of stakeholders on NTCP held at Kangpokpi

KANGPOKPI |Mar 20 A one day orientation of stakeholders on National Tobacco Control Programme was held at Multi-purpose Hall, DC Office Kangpokpi district headquarter with an aim to impart awareness on tobacco and Health, COTPA Act and role of stakehol.....

Seminar on Pragmatic Solution for Elderly Persons held

JIRIBAM| Mar 20 A one-day seminar on Pragmatic Solution for Elderly Persons was held today at Kamaranga Community Hall, Jiribam, organised Social and Cultural Advancement Foundation (SCAF) Khurai, and sponsored by National Commission for Women (NCW), N.....

‘LCLL food production activities has become a successful affair’

THOUBAL| Mar 20 “In order to bring development and boost the economy of Manipur, it is imperative that the State does not rely on imports of food grains and other eatable items. So, the people of the State must put up a concerted effort that Manipur be.....

‘Funds were not collected from 330 unit members of WYDT/KASIL’

IMPHAL | March 20 The news item published by local dailies on January 25 in which president, Street Vendor Welfare Union, L. Beda Devi raised allegations that a total sum of Rs. 30,000 were collected from 330 members of the units of Kangleipak Apunba S.....

21-Mar-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Biren claims BJP has done more for the people of the state in two years than Congress in 15 years

Chief minister N. Biren lights up inaugural lamp

THOUBAL| Mar 19 Chief minister of Manipur, N. Biren has asked the people of Manipur to discuss and decide the difference in the development activities and the social changes brought about by the BJP-led government in its two years with those of the act.....

MPCC president ridicules BJP’s claim of winning more than 300 seats in LS poll

Former CM Ibobi along with MPCC presiden Gaikhangam and Th. Meinya during the inspection visit to public meeting venue at Hapta Kangjeibung

IMPHAL | Mar 19 Manipur Pradesh Congress President (MPCC) president Gaikhangam has ridiculed the claim of the BJP that they will secure more than 300 seats in the 17th Lok Sabha election. He was speaking to media persons at the sidelines of inspecti.....

20-Mar-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Election notice for Inner MP released

IMPHAL | Mar 19 The returning officer for No.1 Inner Manipur Parliamentary Constituency has today notified intending candidates to file their nomination papers. In a notification today issued by the returning officer, it said that the nomination pap.....

Rahul Gandhi pays floral tributes at Sahid Minar after landing on Imphal

IMPHAL | Mar 19 President of Indian National Congress, Rahul Gandhi today paid floral tributes to Sahid Minar, which is one of the monuments erected in honour of the departed souls of Manipur’s patriots. Rahul Gandhi came to address the election ral.....

20-Mar-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Best reporting awards 2018 presented

IFP reporter Babie Shirin receives best reporter award

IMPHAL | Mar 19 Women Action for Development (WAD) today awarded the best and promising reporters award for reporting on crime against women and children from gender perspective, in a function held at Classic Grande today. The best reporter award fo.....

20-Mar-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Domestic livestock found killed

KANGPOKPI| Mar 19 In what some people may misconstrue as a part of the “mysterious” attacks on domestic livestock that happened in the state recently, a numbers of domestic ducks were reportedly found killed last evening at around midnight at Kangpokpi.....

Patient alleges RIMS authority for delaying operation twice

IMPHAL | Mar 19 A patient who was admitted to Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) for respiratory problem has today alleged of mistreatment by the hospital authority by postponing his operation schedule twice even after being taken to operati.....

20-Mar-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Governor urges stakeholders for concerted effort to save pony from extinction

Governor Najma Heptulla during the closing ceremony of 29th Governor’s Cup Invitation Polo Tournament

IMPHAL | Mar 19 The Manipuri pony is facing a serious challenge to its existence and it is very distressing to see the condition of the ponies standing on the roads without anybody looking after them. This was stated by Governor Dr. Najma Heptulla as c.....

20-Mar-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Chirping sounds of sparrows vanish from urban areas of Manipur

IMPHAL | Mar 19 Absence of food, loss of nesting sites and architecturally modern buildings are leading to fast reduction of Eurasian Tree Sparrows (passer montanus) locally known as Sendrang in urban areas of the State. Since the last few years, sound.....

20-Mar-2019 / A Staff Reporter

SHEDA aids poor through its Mediclaim scheme

KANGPOKPI| Mar 19 Self Help Development Agency (SHEDA), a registered non-governmental organisation from Kangpokpi district headquarters has introduced a Mediclaim scheme with an aim to help people during emergency on health related issues amongst memb.....

Expenditure observer inspects and interacts with IE officials

IMPHAL | Mar 19 The Election Expenditure and Monitoring Cell of the Imphal East district today conducted a meeting with nodal officers and their staff in relation to the ensuing 17th Lok Sabha Election. The meeting was chaired by ECI Expenditure Obs.....

20-Mar-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Training for polling officials concludes

TAMENGLONG| Mar 19 The two-day Training programme for Polling Officials conducted by the District Election Office/Deputy Commissioner, Tamenglong as a part of preparations for the upcoming Lok Sabha Election 2019 concluded today. The programme was cond.....

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AMBA president resigns

IMPHAL | Mar 20 President, All Manipur Bar Association, senior advocate, H. Chandrajit Sharma today submitted his resignation letter to the association over allegations of professional misconduct reportedly raised against him. A resignation letter i.....

8th death anniversary of Rozer Irom observed

8th death anniversary of Rozer Irom observed

IMPHAL | March 20 The 8th Death Anniversary of Rozer Irom was observed in a programme held at KT Girls Hostel located in Ghari today. It was followed by a candle light vigil at the spot where Rozer breathed his last. A one minute silence was also ob.....

21-Mar-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Workshop on Thang-ta concluded

IMPHAL | Mar 20 The closing function of workshop on “Thangbi Kunmari” was held today organised by Huiyen Lallong Manipur Tang-Ta Cultural Association (HLMTTCA) at its auditorium, Irilbung Imphal East, under the aegis of Sangeet Natak Akademi (SNA) New .....

21-Mar-2019 / A Staff Reporter

CEO to convene meeting

IMPHAL | Mar 20 A meeting will be convened on March 23 with all political parties (recognize/unrecognized), intending candidates/representatives, print and electronic media at the Conference Hall of the Chief Electoral Officer’s Office, Lamphelpat, Imp.....

Water scarcity to continue: PHED

IMPHAL| Mar 20 Public Health Engineering Department (PHED), government of Manipur has informed the general public that there will be no water supply in the areas under the jurisdiction of Moirangkhom and Chinga water supply due to the very low water le.....


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