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Discover North East Manipur to be held on Feb 5 to 7

IMPHAL, Feb 2: North East Zone Cultural, Dimapur; Ministry of Culture, Govt of India in partnership with the Department of Art & Culture, Govt of Manipur is organizing ‘Discover North East – Manipur’ 2015 from February 5 to 7 showcasing varieties of cultu.....

Police arrest UG cadres in search operations

IMPHAL, Feb 1: A team of Bishnupur District police commando unit arrested an active member of UNLF organization during search operation at Lamlai Chalou yesterday, said a police release. The arrested person has been identified as Asangbam Shyamjit Singh .....

AMWJU condemns police action on journalists in Guwahati

IMPHAL, Feb 1: The All Manipur Working Journalists Union has in a press statement strongly condemned the atrocious police action on a lady journalist of DY 365 and her cameraperson when they were gathering news of the appalling state of a Police quarter i.....

Renowned writer Amitav Ghosh to present ‘World Premiere Reading’ in Imphal

IMPHAL, January 31: Internationally renowned writer Amitav Ghosh will present a ‘World Premiere Reading’ of his forthcoming book Flood of Fire at the 3rd M.K. Binodini Devi Memorial Lecture here at Maharaja Chandrakirti Auditorium, Palace Gate on February.....

Police arrest UG cadre

IMPHAL, Jan 31: A team of Imphal East District Police Commando unit arrested an active member of PREPAK organization during frisking and checking in front of Imphal East DC office gate yesterday, said a police release. The arrested person has been identi.....

Manipur Maoists hold solidarity meet at LA

IMPHAL, Jan 31: The underground Maoist Communist Party, Manipur, in a press statement claimed A Night of Solidarity with Manipur was held at Los Angeles as part of an international protest day against Indian expansionism today. The release, signed by Com.....

Transport dept clarifies on inclusion of Meetei Mayek in number plate

IMPHAL, Jan 30: The State Directorate of Transport has issued a clarification on MEELAL’s demand for inclusion of Meetei Mayek (Manipuri Script) in the number plates. According to a statement of the department, a meeting was held on May 2 last year at th.....

KNF (Nehlun) cadres killed in encounter: PIB (Defence)

IMPHAL, Jan 29: Two underground cadres of KNF (Nehlun) were killed and three others were injured in an encounter with troops Red Shield Division in the general area of Kangchup at around 7.30 pm on January 28, claimed a statement of the Press PIB (Defence.....

State to observe Martyrs’ Day on Jan 30

IMPHAL, Jan 29: The State Home Department has in a press statement notified that the Martyrs’ Day will be observed on the January 30 from 10:10 am to 11:04 am in memory of those who gave their lives for India’s freedom at the Gandhi Memorial Hall, Imphal......

Police arrest vehicle lifter, UG cadres

IMPHAL, Jan 29: A team of District Police Commando, Imphal East arrested one vehicle lifter during frisking and checking near Advance Hospital tri-junction, Palace Compound on January 27, said a police release. The arrested person has been indented as Md.....

Interview for HC’s library assistant on Feb 6 and 7

IMPHAL, Jan 28: The High Court of Manipur has informed to all those who applied for recruitment to the post of Library Assistant in response to the Registry’s Advertisement dated November 20, 2014 that the Oral Interview will be held on February 6 and 7 a.....

RPF claims hand in series of bomb blasts

IMPHAL, January 27: The proscribed Revolutionary People’s Front (RPF) has claimed in press statement signed by its secretary publicity Roben Khuman the outfit is responsible for the series of bomb blasts triggered in the State during the period of January.....

Arrested persons not related to them says UNLF

IMPHAL, Jan 27: The proscribed United National Liberation Front (UNLF) has said in a press statement signed by its director–in-charge M Sak-hen that Thoudam Bhorot alias Bhogen, son of Th Rameshwar, of Uripok Yambem Leikai who was arrested by a joint team.....

Manipuri officer awarded Sena Medal

IMPHAL, Jan 25: Colonel Nameirakpam Romeo Singh, a resident of Thongju Part 2 in Imphal East District has been awarded with the coveted Sena Medal (Distiguished) on the occasion of Republic Day 2015 for his exceptional devotion to duty and successful comm.....

State woman officer to unfurl national flag on R-day at National Capital

IMPHAL, Jan 25: Lieutenant Haobam Bella Devi of Ordnance Corps has been assigned the duty of unfurling of the national flag of the Republic Day parade at Rajpath in the National capital tomorrow. “One of the most important and prestigious event in the re.....

AITUC, Manipur to launch agitation on Feb 26

IMPHAL, January 25: In a meeting conducted by the Bishnupur District AITUC Committee on January 24, the All India Trade Union Congress, Manipur general secretary L Sotinkumar has stated that in continuation of the nation-wide protest on December 5 last ye.....

Police appeal to public to notify suspicious objects

IMPHAL, January 24: The Superintendent of Police, Imphal West notified that there are serious apprehensions that anti-social elements particularly UGs are planning to plant/explode IEDs in the bazar areas, roadside of the National Highways, State Highways.....

Governor sends out R-Day wishes

IMPHAL, January 24: The Governor of Manipur, Dr. KK Paul has extended his warm greetings and best wishes to the people of Manipur on the occasion of Republic Day, 2015. In his message, the Governor stated that January 26 is celebrated as Republic Day eve.....

Students demonstrate in front of Delhi Manipur Bhawan against alleged fund misappropriation

IMPHAL, January 22: A large number of students from Manipur, under the banner of North-East Forum for International Solidarity (NEFIS) today protested against the alleged gross misappropriation of funds intended for them at Manipur Bhawan, New Delhi. “Th.....

AR harasses villagers in the aftermath of PLA attack say KSO

IMPHAL, January 22: Assam Rifles tortured and harassed the innocent villagers in the aftermath of the January 14 Machi Lamkhai incident where proscribed PLA militants attacked the Assam Rifles, says Kuki Student's Organization. A press statement issued b.....

Traffic regulations on Jan 23, 26

IMPHAL, January 22: The SP Imphal West has notified in a statement that the full dress rehearsal of the Republic day celebration will be done on January 23 at 8 am, while the main function will be held on January 26. No vehicles except that of the VIP(s).....

Manipuri dance amazes huge crowd at Allahabad

IMPHAL, Jan 21: Manipuri cultural dance presentation amazes a huge crowd at Magh Mela 2015 in Allahabad. A 16 member team of Manipuri Jagoi Marup has returned home after a successful presentation of Manipuri cultural programme at Allahabad, said Manipuri.....

Armed outfits of region call Republic Day boycott

IMPHAL, January 20: As in previous years, several armed outfits of the region have jointly called a total boycott of the Indian Republic Day 2015. A joint statement of the Coordination Committee (CorCom), Manipur, Kamatapur Liberation Organization (KLO),.....

Governor greets on Statehood day

IMPHAL, Jan 20: The Governor of Manipur, Dr. KK Paul has conveyed his warm greetings and best wishes to the people of Manipur on the occasion of Manipur Statehood Day, 2015. In his message, the Governor has said that Manipur attained statehood 43 years a.....

Police rescues a person, arrested two UG cadres

IMPHAL, January 20: A team of Imphal West District Police Commando unit arrested two active members of UNLF organization during frisking and checking near Adarsh laboratory, Kanglapat yesterday. The two have been identified as Naorem Robindro Sigh alias .....

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Public will face more struggles with BJP’s return to power: CPI

IMPHAL | May 25 “With the return of Bharatiya Janata Party to the power in the Country, the State will now face bigger struggles as issues surrounding Armed Forces Special Power Act, border pillars, 7th central pay commission and others are still pendi.....

26-May-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Student found hanging inside MU Hostel

IMPHAL | May 25 A 4th semester student of Manipur University was found hanging dead inside his hostel room, in the morning today. The deceased have been identified as Lunminlal Kipgen, 22, son of Paokhomang Kipgen of L. Soungphel village under Saiku.....

26-May-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Naga Hoho decries UCM’s statement on Naga issue

IMPHAL| May 25 Naga Hoho, the apex body of Nagas, has vehemently condemned the statement issued by United Committee of Manipur (UCM) with regards to ceasefire extension “without territorial” limits in all Naga areas. On May 22, UCM warned the state .....

Nagaland govt on Naga issue

DIMAPUR | May 25 The State Government of Nagaland has “re-emphasized” its support of the “legitimate” demand of the Naga people for integration of “all Naga inhabited areas” under a single administrative umbrella as has been unanimously resolved on fiv.....

K James not disheartened by the results

IMPHAL | May 25 Indian National Congress (INC) candidate for outer Manipur parliamentary constituency, K James today expressed his gratitude to all the voters who came out and exercised their franchise on April 11 and giving him over 1,52,510 numbers o.....

26-May-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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