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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.....

NLMC condemns internet trolling

JIRIBAM | Jun 12 (JNN) : Naha Laumi Marup Club, (NLMC) stated the organisation condemns the act of posting negative comments by using derogatory terms and uncivilised language, and internet trolling at the social media platform, Facebook against the club......

NLMC tenders apology for performing modern songs at Lai Haraoba festival

JIRIBAM | Jun 7 (JNN) : Members of Naha Laumi Marup Club have clarified that on May 20, at the closing day of Lainingthou Khorifaba Haraoba festival which is being held at Karaikandi village under Cachar, Assam, amaibi, Sorokhaibam Sushila presented the m.....

Jiribam Police seizes contraband drugs, arrests one king-pin

JIRIBAM | May 31 (JNN) : As a part of follow up action in connection with the detection of huge consignment of Phensedyl ( a contraband cough syrup) from one transport Tata truck bearing Registration No. AS 25BC-3962 on May 26 from Chandrapur, Jiribam a t.....

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Manipur is for all, it belongs to no particular community: Suresh Babu

IMPHAL | Oct 15 “The state of Manipur is for all and the ancestral land belongs to no particular community; the misunderstanding between the communities and state government that may affect people’s sentiments will also be solved soon.” Chief secret.....

16-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Acute shortage of ART drugs resurfaces in State

Acute shortage of ART drugs resurfaces in State

PLHIVs feel ignored by MACS, govt By Donald Sairem IMPHAL | Oct 15 Even though Manipur is among the states with highest HIV/AIDS prevalence, the state is yet again facing acute shortage of Antiretroviral (ARV) drugs to be provided to People Liv.....

16-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Refrain from making provocative statements on ‘Anglo-Kuki War’, appeals UNC

IMPHAL | Oct 15 The United Naga Council (UNC) appealed to the Kuki ‘brethren’ to restrain from making provocative statement and activities in commemorating the centenary of the ‘Anglo-Kuki War 1917-19’ which is to be organised by Kuki Inpi Manipur. .....

Total shut down paralyses normal life

IMPHAL| Oct 15 The 12-hour general strike imposed today by Coordination Committee (CorCom) and Alliance for Socialist Unity - Kangleipak (ASUK) severely affected normal life in Manipur valley with all activities coming to a standstill. The total sh.....

16-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Roadside fuel businesses run low due to fewer bandhs

Roadside fuel businesses run low due to fewer bandhs

By Lelen Vaiphei IMPHAL | Oct 15 Bandhs and strikes in the state paralyse daily activities of the state. Every individual ceases their daily work in support of the bandh or either to avoid any untoward incidents, but it is a common scene to witness .....

16-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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