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Legal awareness camp held

IMPHAL | Jun 14 A one-day legal awareness programme was held today on the topic ‘Land rights of tribal people and state land laws’ at Lamrinkhu Community Hall, Chandel. Advocates Leivon Robert and Th. Rengthang gave detailed presentation on the give.....

Tribal bodies condemned land encroachment in Tamenglong-Jiribam border

IMPHAL | Jun 13 Rongmei Naga Youth Organisation Manipur (RNYOM) strongly condemned the ‘illegal’ land encroachment of Tamenglong land by ‘some section of Meitei community’ of Jiribam district. The condemnation of this student organisation comes afte.....

Letpao meets union ministers

Letpao meets union ministers

NEW DELHI | Jun 13 Minister for Water Resources and YAS Letpao Haokip is in the capital city of New Delhi currently and has officially met two union ministers. He was given assurances regarding various developmental activities from these two ministers......

Solo performance festival held

THOUBAL| Jun 13 A solo performance festival for indigenous arts of the State which included pung, songs, kartals and dances was held today at the community hall of Ngarouthel, Heirok-part iii, Thoubal. Organised by Cultural Research and Training Cen.....

AR conducts security meet

IMPHAL| Jun 13 Chandel Battalion of 26 Sector Assam Rifles conducted a security meet at Pallel Company Operating Base (COB), said a release from IGAR (South). The security forum was attended by pradhans, ward councillors along with representatives o.....

Drug peddlers arrested

IMPHAL| Jun 13 A team of District Police Commandos, Imphal East accompanied by women constables arrested two drug peddlers from an area near Meitei Mayek School, Kongba, during a frisking and checking operation conducted on June 12, claimed a release f.....

Village authority lauds minister

IMPHAL| Jun 13 Thawaijao Hungphung Village Authority (THVA) has extended its gratitude to the minister of Works, govt. of Manipur, Th. Biswajit Singh for keeping his promise in black-topping the road between Dungrei junction and PMKKVY Training Centre,.....

Candidates expelled for impersonation

IMPHAL| Jun 12 Council of Higher Secondary Education, Manipur (COHSEM) has notified that two candidates appearing for the Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate Improvement Examination at Johnstone Higher Secondary School examination centre have b.....

Kamjong DC notifies

IMPHAL | Jun 12 Deputy Commissioner, Kamjong district Kengoo Zuringla has notified that one Joshua Chithung of Kangpat Khullen, Kamjong Sub-Division, Kamjong district submitted an application to the sub-divisional officer, Kamjong on February 12 to tra.....

AR conducts awareness drive on child labour

IMPHAL| Jun 12 Tulihal and Keithelmanbi Battalions of 9 Sector Assam Rifles observed “World Day against Child Labour” by organising an awareness drive on prevention of child labour on June 12, said a release from IGAR (South). With an aim to raise a.....

HCM to remain closed

IMPHAL | Jun 12 The High Court of Manipur (HCM) has today notified that it will remain closed from June 17 to 29 on account of summer vacation. The notification signed by registrar incharge of HCM stated that during the vacation period, there will b.....

DM community college graded “A” status

IMPHAL | Jun 12 As per the report on review of colleges observed by a “task force” at its fifth meeting concerning the Star College Scheme held at Pondicherry University, Puducheri from April 18 to 20, the performance of the Dhanamanjuri Community Coll.....

Cultural Forum to release books

IMPHAL| Jun 12 The Cultural Forum, Manipur will be releasing a book titled “Ningtamba (Azadi)” translated to Manipuri from Hindi by Kh. Kunjo Singh along with his English novel, “Millennium Trilogy.” A release stated the book releasing ceremony will.....

Engineers association condemns

IMPHAL| Jun 12 Manipur PWD Engineers’ Association (MPEA) has expressed condemnations over the alleged act of vandalism and intimidation by unknown miscreants that took place at the official quarter of the executive engineer, Jiribam division, PWD Manip.....

Tribal youth federation submits memorandum to PM

IMPHAL| Jun 11 Federation of All Tribal Youth Club Manipur (FATYCM) has submitted a memorandum to PM Narendra Modi demanding equal representation in the Ministry reshuffle of the State. While asserting that the tribals of Manipur are unhappy with “t.....

CPI- Thangmeiband local council holds conference

IMPHAL| Jun 11 The local conference of Communist Party of India (CPI) - Thangmeiband Local Council was held on June 9 at the residence of S. Chandramani located at Lalambung Takhel Leikai. A release stated that the event was attended by secretary of.....

Project Akanksha launched

IMPHAL | Jun 11 ‘Project Akanksha’ was launched today by Khuga Battalion as part of nation building and an initiative to empower women in the state, said a release by PIB (Defence Wing). Project Akanksha was aimed at reaching out to the maximum lo.....

AR organises field trip

IMPHAL | Jun 11 Tulihal Battalion of 9 Sector Assam Rifles organised an educational field trip for the students of CT Higher Secondary School, Mayang Imphal to Sarita Devi Boxing Academy today, said a release by PRO IGAR (South). The field trip was .....

ZUF to revoke ‘military rule’

IMPHAL | Jun 10 The Zeliangrong United Front (ZUF) stated that it has unanimously resolved in a cabinet meeting to revoke the ‘military rule’ imposed in the Zeliangrong inhabited areas since May 24. A release issued by department of information and .....

Vague clarification from Assembly PRO

IMPHAL | Jun 10 The public relations officer of the Manipur Legislative Assembly, Raju Yanglem has clarified that a local eveninger which published a news item under the banner that some “Bihar MLAs enjoy sexy dance with local girls in Indo-Myanmar bo.....

AR recovers rifles scopes with laser sight

AR recovers rifles scopes with laser sight

IMPHAL| Jun 10 AR personnel seized 16 Rifles Scopes of foreign origin with different magnifications that were being transported through Moreh to Imphal from Permanent Vehicle Check Post (PVCP), Khudengthabi on June 8, claimed a release from IGAR (South.....

NSCN – IM lambasts former Nagaland CM

IMPHAL | Jun 10 Apropos to former Nagaland chief minister, S.C Jamir’s article ‘Nagaland and her political voyage’ published on a local daily in Nagaland, NSCN-IM today stated that the sending of Indian armed forces to Nagalim in 1954 by Jawaharlal Neh.....

First Aid and CPR training programme held

IMPHAL| Jun 10 A two-day First Aid and CPR Training programme was held from June 8-9 at the office of Manipur Adventure and Mountain Biking Association (MAAMBA). While mentioning that the programme was organised by MAAMBA in association with St. Joh.....

DAARCFoM formed

IMPHAL| Jun 10 With the objective to streamline the smooth functioning of privately-managed Drug or Alcohol addiction treatment centres in the State, a forum entitled Drug de-addiction and Alcoholism Rehabilitation Centres’ Forum of Manipur or DAARCFoM.....

General assembly of ATSUM rescheduled

IMPHAL| Jun 10 All Tribal Students Union (ATSUM) has notified that the general assembly of the students’ union which was scheduled to be held on June 15 at City convention Hall, Palace Compound, has been rescheduled to be held on June 21 at Imphal Hote.....

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Change of guard likely in BJP-led state govt says insider source

IMPHAL | Jun 17 Even as Education minister Radheshyam underplayed the leadership crisis within BJP as a mere ‘family matter’, there are indications of a possible change of guard anytime before August this year, most probably after July 26. According.....

18-Jun-2019 / A Staff Reporter

CM meets union minister of environment

Chief Minister N. Biren Singh meets Union Minister Prakash Javedkar

IMPHAL | Jun 17 The chief minister of Manipur, N. Biren Singh met with the union minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Prakash Javedkar today and apprised him of the various activities being taken up by the state government for conserva.....

‘NE indigenes will determine own future if CAB is legislated’

MANPAC convenor, Yumnamcha Dilipkumar speaks to media persons

IMPHAL | Jun 17 Expressing apprehension over the probable reintroduction of the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill tomorrow during the monsoon session of 17th Lok Sabha, Manipur People against Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (MANPAC) today reaffirme.....

18-Jun-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Shops, residence gutted by fire

Shops, residence gutted in fire at Phoubakchao Phou-oibi Keithel

THOUBAL| Jun 17 A fire which occurred around 9:40 pm of last night at Phoubakchao Phou-oibi Keithel totally set ablaze seven shops and a residence destroying properties worth around several lakh rupees. Phoubakchao Phou-oibi Keithel lies under Mayang I.....

Special trail of infamous BT road firing incident begins

IMPHAL | Jun 17 Session Judge, Imphal West started the special trail for the case of infamous BT road fake encounter which occurred on July 23, 2009 and fixed the next prosecution witness hearing on July 15. It was transferred by High Court of Manip.....

18-Jun-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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