Phurailatpam Keny Devi

Mobile addiction related mental illnesses on steady rise: Dr. R.K. Lenin

IMPHAL | Aug 11 As per the National Mental Illness Survey 2015-2016, Manipur has recorded a high prevalence rate of mental illnesses; and mental health problems related to smart phone addiction are becoming another cause of burden for the State. In.....

‘Difficulties in vehicle maintenance led to suspension of city bus service’

By Phurailatpam Keny Devi IMPHAL | Feb 8 The city bus service launched by chief minister, N. Biren Singh within three months of his government i.e. on June 25, 2017 has completely failed to continue its services; however, the inter-district bus serv.....

Farmers under distress despite govt effort of watering dry fields

Crops failed without enough water

By Babie Shirin & Phurailatpam Keny Devi IMPHAL | Oct 29 “I am having sleepless nights as my crops have failed. Rice cultivation is the only source of income and I am the soul earner in the family. I am at lost thinking how I am going to make ends .....

Visually impaired Premjit paves way in voluntary blood donation

IMPHAL | Sept 19 : “My abiding spirit of serving the society with the best of my capacity, keeping aside my hardship of being a differently abled person, enables me to take part in voluntary blood donation since my 18 year of age.” This was stated by Khu.....

Organic Manipur pineapple high in demand in national capital

Collecting pineapple for export to new Delhi

IMPHAL | Aug 26 : The milestone step for export of locally grown organic pineapples which were airlifted to the national capital for the first time on July 29 has given a great impetus to pineapple cultivators of the state as the demand for these produces.....

Promising signs in captive breeding of Nongin at Manipur Zoo

Nongin

IMPHAL | Jun 20 : The consistent effort of state forest department to conserve the state bird “Nongin (Mrs. Hume’s Pheasant), scientifically known as Syrmaticus humiae”, an endangered bird included in the schedule-I of the Wildlife Protection Act 1972, is.....

All set for 'Raj Integrity Week' with free services

IMPHAL | Jun 14 : The Raj Medicity is set to organise 'Raj Integrity Week' during June 15-21, during which the health centre is going to provide free OPD consultation and free operation theatre charges for medicine, surgery, plastic and reproductive surge.....

Gooseberry candy maker speaks of endeavour

Khayiwon Sangh

IMPHAL | May 13 : “Women are blessed with untold talents. Instead of sitting idle and confining only in household chores, let all women come out of the confines of the four walls of their homes and make use of their talent. This will give them a different.....

Superfine rice price not fine

IMPHAL | Apr 16 : The price of superfine rice has been skyrocketing for about past 20 days and has given a major setback to low income families as well as people who are keeping diseases under control. The price of superfine rice was usually cheaper than.....

Forest can be source of sustainable economic activities, says central official

Exclusive interview of director general of forest and special secretary Siddhanta Das

Director general of forests and special secretary, ministry of environment, forests and climate change, Sidhhanta Das has lauded Manipur for increasing its forest cover. The official was in Manipur from Macrh 23 to 26. The following is the excerpt of an i.....

State forest cover increasing, says report

State forest cover increasing

IMPHAL | Feb 18 : In a welcome development, Manipur has recorded a tremendous increase of 263 sq. Km in forest area making it third highest state in the entire country to have witnessed an increase in forest cover after Kerala and Andra Pradesh. The da.....

‘No dustbin no shop license” policy, no use

‘No dustbin no shop license” policy, no use

IMPHAL | Feb 3 : The flagship policy of ‘No dustbin No shop license’ meant to keep the Imphal municipality areas clean and tidy announced by municipal administration, housing and urban development (MAHUD) minister Shyamkumar to be implemented from the fir.....

Shyamkumar peeved at Myanmar logging

Shyamkumar peeved at Myanmar logging

MOREH | Jan 24 : Forest and environment minister Th. Shyamkumar Singh today said encroachment by Myanmar on Manipur’s land and felling of the state’s trees will be put to a stop by the state government with helps from the Centre. The minister made this.....

Latest News

Kuki Think Tank Group alleges Federation of Haomee leaders of being NSCN-IM mouthpiece

IMPHAL | Aug 25 In the interest of peaceful coexistence among different communities in the state, Kuki Think Tank Group (KTTG) has appealed to leaders of Federation of Haomee (FOH) to refrain from playing the tunes of their Tangkhul leaders in the NSCN.....

International drug smuggler arrested with 40 Lakh WY tablets worth Rs 400 crore

Customs division also seize 1 lakh WY tablets worth Rs 10 crore THOUBAL | Aug 25 Thoubal District Police has arrested an international drug smuggler and three others along with WY (Amphetamine tablets) worth Rs 400 crore in the international market .....

Ukhrul Police clarify there was no sidelining of rape complaint

UKHRUL| Aug 25 The Ukhrul Police has given a clarification in regard to the news item under the headlines “DDK Imphal program executive accused of raping staff on multiple accounts” published in a local daily on August 23. As per information made .....

BJP’s policy is not only ‘divide and rule’ but also ‘divide and ruin’: Gaikhangam

IMPHAL | Aug 25 Strongly reacting to the atrocities and gross violation of human rights following the recent abrogation of Article 370 from Jammu and Kashmir by the BJP led NDA government, president of Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC), Gaikhan.....

26-Aug-2019 / A Staff Reporter

JAC urges State govt. to prioritise employees’ demands

IMPHAL | Aug 25 Joint Administrative Council (JAC) of All Manipur Trade Unions’ Council (AMTUC) and All Manipur Government Employees’ Organisation (AMGEO) has urged the State government to bring their demands on the floor of the two-day 8th Monsoon Ses.....

26-Aug-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Top