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Unexploded bomb found at New Keiphundai

Unexploded bomb found at New Keiphundai

JIRIBAM| Feb 14 An unexploded bomb was found by locals of New Kaiphundai village, Tousem sub-division, on January 30 when they had gone to the nearby jungle for Jhum cultivations. After the news was conveyed to the Police and Assam Rifles, the bomb was.....

Two female weavers from State felicitated by ministry off Textiles

Two female weavers from State felicitated by ministry off Textiles

JIRIBAM| Feb 14 Two female weavers from the state were felicitated during the ‘National Conclave on Creating Synergy for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Textile Sector’ programme organised by ministry of Textiles, government of India and.....

Jiribam police seizes drugs worth Rs 1.5 Lakh

JIRIBAM| Feb 12 A commando unit team of Jiribam District police led by ASI. Victor Haobijam arrested a drug mule during a frisking operation on Feb 10, said a release from S.P, Jiribam, M. Mubi. It stated that the team detected a suspicious looking .....

‘HITOWO Weigh Bridge at Jiribam found to be operational only in name’

JIRIBAM| Feb 12 Media personnel of Jiribam district who went to inspect the site of the Weigh Bridge installed High Way Truck Owner Welfare Organisation (HITOWO) at Gularthol (Samu Punbi), Jiribam district which had been under controversy recently, had.....

38-hour general strike called by MANPAC commences at Jiribam

JIRIBAM| Feb 11 The 38-hour general strike called by Manipur People against Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016 (MANPAC) commenced from 4:00 am in the morning today at Jiribam under the aegis of MANPAC-Jiri. The general strike has enormously affected.....

Members of AIPPC shave heads in protest against CAB

SILCHAR| Feb 10 Eight members of Assam Indigenous People Protection Committee (AIPPC) shaved off their heads today in protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB), 2016 at Mahasarak point Modgurapool, Silchar. The eight members are preside.....

Assam Manipuri Citizens Forum (AMCF) formed

SILCHAR| Feb 10 The Assam Manipuri Citizens Forum (AMCF) was formed on February 10 at Hotel Ellora, Silchar, Assam and the newly formed intellectual forum consists of 14 members. While IS Thingom was selected as the president of the newly formed AMC.....

Urology medical camp held at Jiribam

JIRIBAM| Feb 9 A free Urology Medical Camp was held today at Jiribam Higher Secondary School, organised by Asian Hospital and Research Institute, Kwakeithel, Ima Medical Store and Manipuri Sahitya Parishad (MSP), Jiribam President of MSP-Jiribam, Th.....

57th annual meet of AMSP commences

SIBSAGAR| Feb 9 The 57th Annual Meet of Assam Manipuri Sahitya Parishad (AMSP) commenced today at Manipuri Kala Krishti Kendra- Assam located at Borkola, Simaluguri, Sibsagar. The two-day annual meet started with the raising of the MPSA flag by the .....

AAMSU observes 41st Foundation Day

SILCHAR| Feb 8 All Assam Manipuri Students Union (AAMSU) observed its 41st Foundation Day today at the students’ union headquarter at Madurgram, Rongpur in Silchar, Assam. The foundation day celebrations were kicked- off with the hosting of AAMSU fl.....

Economic blockade on NH-37 affects normal functioning of vehicles

JIRIBAM| Feb 6 After the conclusion of the 48-hour total bandh on National Highway 37 (Jiri to Imphal Road) imposed by Rongmei Naga Youth Organisation Manipur (RNYOM) which was followed immediately by an economic blockade called by Land and Properties .....

RNYOM’s 48 hours bandh and LPOA’s 7-day Economic blockade disrupts normal activities

JIRIBAM| Feb 4 The two-day total bandh of NH-37 along with the boycott of National Projects imposed by Rongmei Naga Youth Organisation Manipur (RNYOM) which commenced from today’s morning has led to the stoppage of Railway project works along with the.....

Bike rally against CAB 2016 held at Silchar

Bike rally in protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill at Silchar, Assam

SILCHAR| Feb 3 A bike rally in protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB), 2016 was organised today by Manipuri Youth Front Association (MYFA), Silchar, Assam. The rally started from Bowaljur NH point and after passing through different .....

Woman gives birth under torchlight

Woman gives birth under torchlight

JIRIBAM| Jan 31 A woman delivered a child at the Jiribam 50-Bedded Hospital with the aid of Torch-lights due to the lack of electricity at the facility. In the afternoon of January 29, Armina Begum, 20, of Jairolpokpi, Jiribam had admitted herself i.....

Public rally against CAB held at Lakhipur, Assam

Public rally against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB), 2016 was held at Lakhipur, Assam

LAKHIPUR| Jan 28 A public rally against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB), 2016 was held at Lakhipur, Assam today, organised jointly by United Clubs Organisation (UCO), Lakhipur and All Assam Manipuri students’ Union (AAMSU) Lakhipur District Comm.....

AJMSE and CDO oppose Citizen Amendment Bill

JIRIBAM | Jan 12 The All Jiribam Muslim Socio- Economic and Cultural Development Organisation (AJMSE and CDO), Jiribam vehemently opposed the Citizen Amendment Bill, 2016 recently passed in the concluding parliamentary session-2019. A release issued.....

Manipuri theatre centenary celebration concludes

JIRIBAM| Jan 3 The concluding event of the Manipuri Theatre Centenary celebrations was held on December 31, 2018 at Assam Sahitya Sabha complex near Emoinu Food Hut in Silchar, Assam, organised under the aegis of the Manipuri Theatre Centre, Assam (MTC.....

Repair roads; make constructed offices in Jiribam operational: PADAJ

Peace and Development Association appeals for operational status of departments in Jiribam

JIRIBAM| Dec 27 Peace and Development Association, Jiribam (PADAJ) organised a press meet today at Institute for Children with Disability (ICD), Lakhipur. The event was attended by secretary, PADAJ, Y. Ashok Kumar Singh and its president, S. Jadhop .....

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.....

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Former president of MSAD arrested, allegedly slapped with sedition

IMPHAL | Feb 15 Manipur Student’s Association Delhi (MSAD) advisor, Thokchom Veewon, has been allegedly arrested by a joint team of Delhi and Manipur police this evening from his rented room, in Delhi. It is learnt that, Thokchom, who was also the f.....

16-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

PMC condemns arrest of ex-president MSAD

IMPHAL | Feb 14 The president of the Pan Meetei Convention, Nabashyam Heigrujam, in a press statement condemned the arrest of the ex-president of the Manipur Stuents Association Delhi, MSAD, Thokchom VeeWon, by a team of Delhi and Manipur police withou.....

Garland of victory was placed on neck of wrong person says Gaikhangam

Former CM O. Ibobi speaks during press conference

IMPHAL | Feb 15 “The present state government took a weak stand on the issue of CAB, 2019. The BJP government has been excessively obsessed with cheap popularity and befooling the people with false and fake promises which were its strategies to win the.....

16-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Meinya warns public to remain vigilant of CAB

IMPHAL | Feb 15 “Even if the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB), 2019 was not tabled in the Rajya Sabha, there might be an attempt to introduce the bill if a new party comes to power in the upcoming parliamentary elections; and so there is need for the.....

16-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

One should ride bicycles for sake of future generations: Karam Shyam

Karam Shyam speaks during the function

IMPHAL | Feb 15 Spreading the message of conserving oil such as diesel and petroleum in the future, CAF and PD minister, Karam Shyam has started riding a bicycle. He said, “one should ride bicycles not for self benefits but for the sake of future ge.....

16-Feb-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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