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AR seizes contraband worth 1.41 crore

IMPHAL| Oct 9 Troops of Assam Rifles (AR) seized contraband drugs worth Rs 1.41crore from Ukhrul district on October 8, claimed a release from IGAR (South). The team seized 700 grams of Brown Sugar and 300 WIY Tablets worth 1.41 crores from the appr.....

Illegal encroachers given land rights, claims local club

IMPHAL | Oct 8 In connection with recent eviction notice and show cause notice served to land encroachers in Chingkhei Ching reserved forest area by forest department, Eastern Sporting Association (ESA), Top Awang Leikai has drawn attention of the gove.....

Independent Manipur, best way to preserve identity: PREPAK (Pro)

IMPHAL | Oct 8 The chairman of the outlawed PREPAK (Progressive), L. Paliba M, on the occasion of the outfit’s 43rd raising day has extended revolutionary salute to all the departed souls in the course of liberation struggle. In a lengthy statement,.....

Manipur police sets up social media cell

IMPHAL | Oct 8 The Manipur Police Department has set up its Manipur Police Social Media Cell located at Manipur Police Computer Centre, Jail Road ( 1st Mr Gate No.1 ). The Social Media Cell was inaugurated director general of police, Manipur today, .....

Lions Club Imphal observes ‘World Service Week’

IMPHAL | Oct 8 The Lions Club of Imphal observed “World Service Week” at BB Paul Mental Development Home, Mongsangei. In this connection, the Club donated 5 bags of rice, 1 bag of potato, daal, edible oil and other items to the Home. According to a .....

Khurai public condemns bomb blast

IMPHAL| Oct 8 Co-ordination Body, Khurai has condemned the bomb explosion that took place on October 5 at the ‘Mandap’ adjoining the residence of Hanjabam Premkumar and Hanjabam (ongbi) Binota Devi at Khurai. The coordinating body which is the expre.....

UG cadre arrested

IMPHAL| Oct 8 A combined of CDO, Imphal East and personnel of 6 AR arrested an active over ground member of the outfit RPF/ PLA outfit during search operation conducted at Andro Maringthel on October 6, said a release from PRO (Police). The arrested.....

MSPDCL launches new web portal

IMPHAL| Oct 8 MSPDCL, in a release, has stated that the corporation has designed, coded and launched a new web portal especially for post-paid and unmetered consumers. It said that MSPDCL has not been able to procure enough prepaid meters for all th.....

PSDC observes 11th foundation day

THOUBAL| Oct 8 The 11th Foundation Day of Private School Development Council (PSDC), Thoubal was observed here today at the multipurpose hall at Fancier Higher Secondary School located at Thoubal Okram Wangmataba. Today’s programme was attended by h.....

Tangkhul bodies concerned over Anglo-Kuki war centenary

IMPHAL | Oct 7 Tangkhul civil bodies have today jointly stated that the proposed centenary observation of Anglo-Kuki War is a ‘sinister design’ to claim the Tangkhul lands occupied by the Kukis as the latter’s ancestral land for their own ‘political mi.....

MSPDCL clarifies

IMPHAL| Oct 7 MSPDCL, in a release, has informed the general public that the erratic power in the and around Kongba and Sangaipat Sub Station from the past few days is due to the failure of CT and associated 11 KV panel at 132/33 KV Kongba station W.....

Babysana JAC appeals

IMPHAL | Oct 6 The ‘JAC against the murder of Ninghoujam Babysana Chanu’ has appealed the authorities not to release those who have been arrested in connection to the death of the minor until the case has been handed over to the CBI. It has been mor.....

‘Wrong information fed to news agencies’

IMPHAL | Oct 6 NSCN (IM) has stated that apropos to the news report ‘clashes between NSCN (IM) and ZUF concern Centre’ by a news agency as appeared in local media dated October 6 is an act of irresponsibility exercised by Indian security agencies givin.....

AR organises run for Fit India

IMPHAL| Oct 6 Churachandpur Bn, Assam Rifles organised a run to promote ‘Fit India Movement’ of Government of India at Peace Ground, Churachandpur on 05 October 5, said a release from IGAR (South). The aim of the event was to encourage people to inc.....

Naga workers union lauds

IMPHAL | Oct 6 The Eastern Naga National Workers Union (ENNWU) has congratulated B. Moba Chang on being inducted a member of the collective leadership of NSCN/GPRN. The ENNWU would like to thank the GPRN for acknowledging his able leadership and hopes .....

Traffic regulations to be enforced on Bor Pujah day

IMPHAL | Oct 5 Traffic regulation and parking lots shall be enforced and maintained in order to ensure safety and convenience of the devotees and general public on the day of ‘Bor Pujah’ of Hiyangthang Lairembi Temple, Hiyangthang to be held on October.....

NEFIP to continue protest against CAB

IMPHAL | Oct 5 The North East Forum for Indigenous People (NEFIP) expresses its sincere appreciation to the State members for successfully launching its movement against Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2016 in their respective states on October 3. A rel.....

Governor, CM extend Durga Puja wishes

IMPHAL | Oct 5 Governor of Manipur, Dr. Najma Heptulla has extended her greeting and best wishes to the people of Manipur on the occasion of Durga Puja. The governor in her message, stated that people celebrate Durga Puja festival with gaiety and de.....

MSPDCL clarifies

IMPHAL| Oct 5 MSPDCL has extended its regrets to all consumers of Singjamei, Kongba and Wangkhei Sub-division for failure to supply power to consumers in and around Wangkhei area, supplied by Sangaidar Sub-Station, since the of October 4. While adm.....

Application invited for driver, conductor’s post

IMPHAL | Oct 5 Applications are invited from the intending candidates for recruitment of the posts of driver (heavy vehicles) and conductor on causal basis in respect of Manipur Start Transport (MST) in pursuance of government of Manipur letter no. 25/.....

Telecast schedule of ‘Hakshelgi Paojel’

IMPHAL| Oct 5 Doordarshan Kendra (DDK) Imphal has announced the telecast schedule of ‘Hakshelgi Paojel’ LIVE Phone-in programme for the month of October, 2019. The programme will be aired every Monday from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm. A release said that the.....

AR rescues accident victims

IMPHAL| Oct 5 An unfortunate accident took place at Jessami road junction in Awang Kasom of Ukhrul district on October 4, immediately a quick reaction Team of Assam Rifles (AR) was rushed from the Company Operating Base at Awang Kasom along with nursin.....

Blockade deferred again

IMPHAL | Oct 4 Makhan People’s Organisation has stated that the proposed indefinite blockade on NH -2 /AH-1 called from midnight of September 23 which was subsequently deferred with the deadline set on October 5 is further extended temporarily. The .....

Power shutdown

IMPHAL| Oct 4 MSPDCL has informed, in a release, that all consumers of 11kv Singjamei Feeder that there will be a planned shutdown from 7:30 am to 11:30 am of October 5 for replacement of bad HT poles at Singjamei Bazar. Consumers from Singjamei Cho.....

Section 144 imposed

IMPHAL | Oct 4 Prohibitory orders under Section 144 have been imposed for a period of two months from October 1 in Imphal East district by district magistrate, Imphal East district, Manipur, Rangitabali Waikhom. An order issued by the district magis.....

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State cabinet approves ‘Stand-Up Manipur’ scheme

IMPHAL | Oct 12 The State Cabinet today approved the ‘Stand Up Manipur’ scheme under the existing Start Up Manipur Scheme. The scheme will provide subsidy and soft loans to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, OBC, Women and Minorities of the State for se.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter
13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

RN Ravi to meet Naga representatives on Oct 18

IMPHAL I Oct 12 The Government of India representative and interlocutor for the Naga peace talks, RN Ravi, who is also the Governor of Nagaland will hold a consultative meeting with the “primary stakeholders, Church leaders and civil societies” at 2.30.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

UCM reaffirms stand against any division on ethnic lines

UCM president Sunil Karam briefing media at its office

IMPHAL | Oct 12 “Every community in the State should be consulted by the state government before placing any political aspiration and demand to the Centre. We are all prepared to resist if the NSCN (IM) peace talks outcome compromises state’s territori.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Flat tyre halts Air Asia passengers for 24 hrs at Imphal airport

IMPHAL | Oct 12 More than 150 passengers were left stranded for nearly 24 hours at Bir Tikendrajit International Airport (BTIA) after one of the rear tyres of a Delhi bound Air Asia flight deflated before taking off yesterday. When IFP went to enqui.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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