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Social activist Konsam Gulapi passes away

SILCHAR | Dec 11 Renowned social activist of Assam, Konsam Gulapi Singha passed away at the age of 66 on the evening of December 9. He is survived by his parents, wife and two sons. Various CVOs, Women’s organisations, youths and students activists.....

Why Jiribam district is not included as part of Sangai Festival? : NEIDP

JIRIBAM| Dec 5 Media chairman, North East India Development Party(NEIDP),Jiri District Committee, F. Ahmed Sazbam, in a press release, has appealed the government of Manipur to include Jiribam as part of the Sangai Festival from the year 2019 onwards. .....

Ningol Chakkouba programme held at Shillong

SHILLONG| Dec 5 A NingolChakkouba programme was held at Manipur House located at Laitumkhrah, Shillong on December 2, organised by NingolChakkouba Organising Committee, Shillong. Several Manipuri Ningols (women) residing in Shillong and belonging to.....

Manipuris, Manipuri Muslims residing in Assam are original inhabitants: Pratik Hajila

GUWAHATI| Dec 3 A team of members of Manipuri Youths Front of Assam (MYFA), led by its president, Seram Herajit met the state coordinator of National Register of Citizens (NRC), Pratik Hajila today and submitted a list of about 3158 individuals belongi.....

Sikpui Ruoi festival held in Silchar

JIRIBAM | Nov 23 “Sikpui Ruoi is a festival of Hmar Community and the main feature of this festival is that it is not celebrated every year but celebrated only in a year of abundant harvest. Such year is known as ‘Farpang ralinsan’ in Hmar language, wh.....

JAC decries frequent transfer and posting of GRS: JAC claims

JIRIBAM | Nov 21 (JNN) The Joint Action Committee (JAC) against transfer and posting of Gram Rojgar Sahawak (GRS) Hassan Choudhary alias Jhony of Sonapur Gram Panchayat has expressed their disapproval on the frequent transfer and posting system of GRS .....

CADA, Meira Paibi seize liquor

JIRIBAM | Nov 21 (JNN) The Coalition Against Drugs and Alcohol (CADA), Jiribam district committee and Ema Meira Paibi jointly conducted a drive against the drugs and alcohol today at Jiribam and seized huge quantities of liquor from Jiribam areas. T.....

Silchar’s Manipuri youth secures 7th position in APSC

SILCHAR | Nov 18 The examination result of one of the most reputed, combined competitive examination of 2016 conducted by the Assam Public Services Commission (APSC) was declared late Friday night. Amongst the 95 civil services posts (junior grade), Ke.....

Assam Rifles nab kidnappers

Assam Rifles nab kidnappers

JIRIBAM | Oct 2 : On October 1, Kadamtala Battalion of 22 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of inspector general Assam Rifles(East) in conjunction with Manipur Commandos and Police Team from Tamenglong apprehended one cadre of UTLA (SKT) and recovered s.....

NNC/ FGN set 7 days ultimatum to father-son duo

JIRIBAM | Sept 29 : ZLR, NNC/Federal Government of Nagaland (FGN) has informed all villages, churches, social workers, mother organisations, NGOs and public leaders of the Zeliangrong community that the duo of father and son, Namdiatdai Riamei of Rangkhun.....

3 arrested are not NSCN K cadres: MIP

JIRIBAM | Sept 26 : The ministry of information and publicity (MIP), Zeliangrong Region clarified about the statement which appeared on September 25 at some local dailies of Manipur which claimed that Kadamtala Bn. of Assam Rifles had nabbed 3 NSCN K cadr.....

Jiri-Imphal helicopter flight cancelled leaving passengers stranded and peeved

JIRIBAM | Sept 25 : The first helicopter service in Manipur which was recently launched by chief minister, N. Biren Singh with high spirit of boosting air connectivity between Imphal-Jiribam has now become a total failure and people no longer trust with t.....

AJWJU observes 18th foundation day

A dignitary speaks during the foundation day of All Jiribam Working Journalists’ Union

JIRIBAM | Sept 23 : The All Jiribam Working Journalists’ Union (AJWJU), Jiribam, an independent body of journalists of Jiribam District, observed its 18th Foundation Day today at PWD Guest house, Jiribam. The celebration was attended by adhayaksha, Jiri.....

Torch rally held against mob lynching

Torch rally at Jiribam against mob lynching

JIRIBAM | Sept 21 : Locals of Islamabad and Chingdong Leikai, which lies under the Dibong Gram Panchayat of Jiribam District carried out a torch rally today against the mob lynching culture of the state. The rally commenced from Islamabad and concluded a.....

AIPPC committee formed

JIRIBAM | Aug 26 : The full-fledged committee of the Assam Indigenous Peoples Protection Committee, AIPPC was formed today in a meeting held at Dimasa Sanskriti Bhavan at Silchar in Assam. The meeting was attended by Manmohan Barman, Ashik Uddin Barlaska.....

Local made sanitary products of The Lois, Manipur launched

JIRIBAM | Aug 17 : “When we analysed the products which the people of Manipur use from morning to night, it can be said that there are hardly any products made by ourselves. A huge amount of money has been drained away from the economically backward state.....

Jiribam Bengali community stages sit-in-protest

JIRIBAM | Jul 31 : In support of on-going agitation in Jiribam against the Manipur People’s Bill 2018, a sit-in-protest was held today at Kashimpur bazaar shed, under the banner of JAC Against Base Year of Manipur Bill 2018 Speaking to media persons, the.....

Tree saplings planted at schools of Jiribam

JIRIBAM | Jul 31 : Under the initiative of Manipur Pollution Control Board (MPCB), tree saplings were planted at various schools of Jiribam. The tree plantation drive was carried out at Lalpani Primary School, Jiribam and Kashimpur Alia Madrasa, Jiribam .....

Prize distribution of ‘Sanitation is everybody’s business’ held

JIRIBAM| Jul 30 (JNN) : The prize distribution ceremony of the painting competition conducted on July 29 under the theme ‘Sanitation is everybody’s business’ was held today at PWD Guest house, Babupara, Jiribam. The competition was jointly organised by D.....

‘India govt should give separate administrative status for different communities’

JIRIBAM | Jul 24 (JNN) : Manipuri Youths Front of Assam (MYFA) stated that the organisation condemns Indian government’s alleged policies to break apart Assam, Manipur and Arunachal Pradesh while the outcome of Framework Agreement signed between NSCN-IM a.....

Free summer special coaching programme concludes, meritorious award distributed

JIRIBAM | Jul 23 : The closing ceremony of the “17th Summer Free Special Coaching Class for Class IX and X Cum Meritorious Award Distribution of the Highest Mark Scorers of Jiribam District in BOSEM, COHSEM, and CBSE Examinations, 2018” was held at the Au.....

Panchayat body denies news published about meeting against ILP bill

JIRIBAM | Jul 21 : Refuting the news published on July 18 on various local newspapers about the meeting held against the ILP bill on July 14 at Ahmedabad ground, Jiribam, the panchayat body of Sonapur Gram Panchayat has clarified that there was no such me.....

Jiribam SP organises interaction programme with public leaders

JIRIBAM | Jul 21 : In connection with the opening of a new district police headquarter at Jiribam, an interaction programme was held with public leaders, local self-government representatives, civil voluntary organisations and distinguished persons on the.....

“Late Seram Amuyaima Meritorious Award” ceremony held

JIRIBAM | Jul 17 : The ‘Late Seram Amuyaima Meritorious Award’ ceremony was successfully held today at ‘Sree Sree Govinda Mandop’ at Silchar. The ceremony witnessed the attendance of principal, Govt. Girls Higher Secondary School, Silchar, K. Soibam Hor.....

Barak bridge breaks down again

Barak bridge breaks down again

JIRIBAM | Jul 8 : The hanging bridge over Barak River broke down when a truck loaded with sand tried to cross it at around 11:00 am the morning today. Sources added that several vehicles are now stuck near the bridge and it might take two days to repair.....

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State govt cracks whip against supporting Maoist general strike

IMPHAL | Dec 15 State Government has warned employees of departmental proceedings against employee who fails to attend their duties during the 48-general hours strike called by Maoist Communist Party, Manipur which will begin from midnight of December .....

16-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

“Is serving people’s grievances illegal?” asks CM

Chief minister Nongthombam Biren speaks with people on Meeyamgi Numit and Hill Leaders’ Day

IMPHAL | Dec 15 Chief minister Nongthombam Biren Singh said that the PIL filed against him for organising Meeyamgi Numit and Hill Leaders’ Day every month was totally unprecedented, and further noted that such response only shows that some section of t.....

16-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

1.04 lakh households in the State to be provided power connection, says Biswajit

Biswajit inaugurates 3311 KV Power Sub-Station at Kasom Khullen

IMPHAL | Dec 15 While alleging that the congress party had been destroying the country, Power minister, Biswajit questioned what they had done for the past so many years regarding the lack of infrastructure and man power. Speaking as the chief gue.....

16-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Locals decry slow progress, halting of bridge construction work

JIRIBAM | Dec 15 Locals have decried the slow progress of construction work of the Bailey bridge over Goakhal River which falls under Borobekra sub- division, which has come to a standstill from the last two months. In regard to the slow progress of.....

Free Diagnostic Service and 10-Bedded Ayush Hospital inaugurated

L. Jayantakumar speaks during the inaugural function of Free Diagnostic Service and 10-Bedded Ayush Hospital at  Ukhrul

UKHRUL | Dec 15 Health and Family Welfare minister, L Jayantakumar Singh, inaugurated free diagnostics services under NHM, Manipur in partnership with KRSNAA Diagnostics Pvt. Ltd. at district Hospital, Ukhrul. The programme was also attended by MLA .....


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