Phurailatpam Keny Devi

‘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.....

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Andro police begins investigation into poll violence

IMPHAL | Apr 25 A day after poll related violence occurred few metres away from 7/32-Yambem (C) polling station under Andro assembly constituency, Andro police has started investigating the crime by registering an FIR number 10 (4) 2019 under section 3.....

26-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

MHRC directs authorities to submit report on conditions of RIMS road

IMPHAL| Apr 25 Manipur Human Rights Commission on April 25, directed the deputy chief secretary (Works), the chief Engineer, PWD and the managing director, MSPDCL to submit reports before the Commission by May 20 on the deplorable road conditions of RI.....

26-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Education director calls for peaceful academic atmosphere

IMPHAL | Apr 25 Director of education (school), Th. Kirankumar has today appealed to all concerned to refrain from causing any disturbances in the surrounding areas of catholic schools, harming the peaceful academic atmosphere. In a press conference.....

26-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Officials of JIC fail to appear before magisterial inquiry for 3rd time

IMPHAL| Apr 25 The official team of Manipur Police Joint Interrogation Cell (JIC) for the third time on April 25, failed to appear before the constituted Magisterial inquiry headed by Chief Judicial Magistrate Imphal East in connection with the alleged.....

26-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

NNC (Non-Accordist) no longer exists: NSCN-IM

DIMAPUR |Apr 25 The NSCN-IM has said that the NNC (Non-Accordist) no longer exists “in the political scenario of Nagalim fighting for Naga political rights” as they have already merged with the NSCN-IM. Narrating the turn of events, the NSCN-IM, in .....


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