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Prof Gangmumei selected as member of ICHR

IMPHAL, Feb 28: Retired academic and former minister, Prof. Gangmumei Kamei, has been nominated as a member of the newly re-constituted Indian Council of Historical Research, according to a notification of the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Depar.....

Dedicated highway protection force needed on NHs in Manipur: Dr Meinya

IMPHAL, February 28: Inner Manipur MP, Dr Thokchom Meinya has raised the need to set up a dedicated national highway protection force to ensure smooth movement of goods and essential commodities on the National Highways in Manipur. On the 2nd day of the .....

KISG appeals for release of three abducted persons

IMPHAL, Feb 28: The Kuki Inpi Saikul Gamkai (KISG) on Saturday expressed strong concerns over the abductions of three persons from H. Khopibung village under Saikul sub-divisional, Senapati district on the night of February 25. According to the KISG, the.....

URF cadres arrested

IMPHAL, February 28: A combined team of District Police Commando, Imphal East and 40 Assam Rifles arrested an active cadre of URF outfit from Khurai Sajor Leikai on Feb 27, a police release said. The arrested person has been identified as Takhelmayum Aji.....

Meira Paibis appeal to concerned authorities to trace arrested man

IMPHAL, Feb 27: The man arrested from a house in Dhaka’s Mohamedpur on February 11 at about 10pm, Keithelakpam Nabachandra alias Shilheiba, son of K Kalamohon Singh, has remained untraced till date, 15 days after his arrest, said the Soibam Leikai (Awang).....

Four students expelled from exam

IMPHAL, Feb 27: The Council of Higher Secondary Education, Manipur in a notification dated February 25, 2015, said four more candidates in the ongoing Higher Secondary Examination has been expelled for using unfair means. The expelled students are, Md. T.....

CPI(ML) flay threat to Thoudang editor

IMPHAL, Feb 27: The Communist Party of India (Marxist-Leninist), in a press release resented the manner in which the government is doing nothing about the threat on the life of Khoirom Loyalakpa, editor of local daily, Naharolgi Thoudang. The release urg.....

ZUF observes 4th Raising day

IMPHAL, February 26: The Zeliangrong United Front (ZUF) observed its 4th Raising Day celebration, with prompt and gaiety at Dilung/CHQ and at its Armed Wing ZTF's GHQ on 25th February, 2015. A statment issued by A Dangmei, information and publicity secre.....

Never part of ‘peace talk’ says PREPAK

IMPHAL, Feb 26: The proscribed People’s Revolutionary Party of Kangleipak (PREPAK) has in a press release refuted Governor KK Paul address to the house on the first day of the 10th session of tenth Manipur Legislative Assembly where he mentioned that UPPK.....

Police arrest UG cadres during search operations

IMPHAL, Feb 26: A team of District Police Commando, Imphal West arrested an active member of PREPAK organization during frisking and checking here at Jalal crossing, Thangal Bazar, yesterday, a police release said. The arrested person has been identified.....

“XVIth Shannaroishingee Numit” observed, CM flagged off “Players’ Run”

IMPHAL, February 25: Chief Minister O Ibobi Singh today flagged off the “Players’ Run” organised as a part of the observance of the “XVIth Shannaroishingee Numit 2015” here at the Khuman Lampak Main Stadium. The day is being observed to honour the effort.....

Centre sanctioned Rs. 11.21 cr to Manipur under Swachh Bharat

IMPHAL, February 25: The Ministry of Urban Development has so far sanctioned Rs 459.93 crores to ten states as the first instalment under ‘Swachh Bharat Mission’ for the year 2014-15. This was stated by the Minister of State for Urban Development and Hou.....

Dr Meinya urges Union Govt to repeal AFSPA immediately

IMPHAL, February 25: Inner Manipur MP Dr Thokchom Meinya has urged the Union Government, particularly, the Home Ministry to repeal AFSPA, 1958 immediately in the zero hour of the Lok Sabha today. “I rise to raise an important issue about the repeal of th.....

Demands put up by some editors non-journalistic resolves AMWJU GB Meeting

IMPHAL, February 24: The All Manipur Working Journalists’ Union (AMWJU) has clarified that it does not endorse the current boycott of all Ministers and ruling MLAs of the State Government and the ‘Charter of Demands’ put up by some editors as it only deal.....

Editors’ Guild to boycott ensuing Assembly session

IMPHAL, Feb 24: The Editors’ Guild Manipur continuing with its demands decided to boycott the ensuing Assembly session which will commence from February 25. In a memorandum submitted to the Speaker, Editors’ Guild said that it has been forced to boycott .....

RPF president greets people on party’s 36th year of Independence Demand Day

IMPHAL, Feb 24: The Revolutionary Peoples’ Front, president, Irengbam Chaoren, sent out a greeting and revolutionary message on the eve of the organisation’s 36th year of ‘Independence Demand Day’. “At the very outset I would like to convey my deepest re.....

Book release: ‘Emergence of Manipur as a Nation State’

IMPHAL, February 24: A book titled, “Emergence of Manipur as a Nation State (from Prehistory to Mid Eighteen Century) authored by Prof N Joykumar Singh, Department of history, Manipur University, Canchipur and published by Akansa, New Delhi, was released .....

Police commandos arrest UG cadres

IMPHAL, Feb 24: A team of Imphal West District Police Commando conducted frisking and checking here at Lokloubung crossing and arrested four active members of KYKL, a Police release said. The arrested persons have been identified as Loitongbam Dinesh ali.....

MSA says Haoreibi College incident discrimination against Muslims

IMPHAL, February 23: The Minorities Students Association Manipur has charged the Directorate of Higher Education and COHSEM of discriminating against Muslim students. A statement of the student body said this referring to the incident occurred on Februar.....

AMWJU meeting on Feb 24

IMPHAL, Feb 23: The All Manipur Working Journalists’ Union, AMWJU, has notified to all its members that a special General Body Meeting is being convened on February 24th from 1:30pm – 3:00pm, to deliberate on immediate pressing issues, confronting the Uni.....

Security forces arrest UG cadre

IMPHAL, Feb 23: A combined team of Bishnupur District Police Commando, 2/5 GR, 6 Assam Regiment and 34 Assam Rifles conducted search operation at Bishnupur Bazar and arrested one active member of PREPAK (Pro) organisation on Feb 21, a Police release said......

AMCTA reaffirms stand to continue cease work strike until demands are met

IMPHAL, February 23: The All Manipur College Teachers’ Association (AMCTA) has once again reaffirmed its stand to continue with the cease work strike until their demands are met. A press release of AMCTA said that under the banner of AMCTA, college teach.....

Zeliangrong baudi cautions against under bidding PMGSY tenders

IMPHAL, February 23: The Zeliangrong Baudi, Assam, Manipur and Nagaland, has urged the Government of Manipur not to accept any tender bid in “Minus category” for PMGSY phase-X work in Tamenlong district while warning that it would not accept it at any cos.....

NEBF to hold awards function

IMPHAL, February 23: Northeast Biography Forum (NEBF), Imphal, to mark its 4th foundation day is going to handout cash awards at “national and regional” level to individuals who have been rendering their services in different field for the past ten years .....

Bio-resources can play major role in sustainable development of NE India

IMPHAL, February 23: A press release from the Institute of Bio-resources and Sustainable Development, an autonomous national Institute of the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India has stated that bio-resources can play a major role in the susta.....

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Pilferage amidst scarcity at the Manipur Bhawan Delhi reported

IMPHAL | Jul 14 Despite the presence of adequate drivers at Manipur Bhawan Delhi, officials are reportedly employing four drivers on daily wage payments, according to a reliable source. The issue came to light after the newly employed drivers were f.....

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UKLF points finger at KNA over Moreh Killing

KANGPOKPI | Jul 14 The United Kuki Liberation Front (UKLF) condemned the brutal murder of its 2nd Lieutenant John Gangte, Town Commander of Moreh at Ngamkhai veng and blamed the KNO of continued killing it’s own brethren in a cold blood while most of t.....

Social worker asks MLA Biren to resign on moral ground

IMPHAL | Jul 14 Social worker Mongjam Poireihanba asks MLA of Lamlai assembly constituency, Ksh. Biren to resign on moral ground if he is not going to ease the sufferings of the people of the constituency, who are presently reeling under acute shortage.....

15-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Presence of male vendors in Ima Keithel worries women vendors

Presence of male vendors in Ima Keithel worries women vendors

IMPHAL | Jul 14 Raising concerns over the degrading sanctity of Ima Keithel (mothers market) the only women market in Asia, Manipur Keithel Phambi Apunba Lup (MAKPAL), a parent body of associations of the market draws the attention of the concern depar.....

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Kuki bodies condemn Moreh killing

KANGPOKPI | Jul 14 Several civil bodies particularly the Kuki CSOs vehemently condemned the killing of town commander of United Kuki Liberation Front (UKLF) at Moreh yesterday. The Kuki Inpi Manipur strongly condemned the continuous killings among t.....


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