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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 .....

State NIT to hold 1st convocation

IMPHAL, Jan 19: NIT Manipur is organizing its 1st convocation ceremony for awarding degrees to its 1st batch of BTech students of Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical & Electronics, and Electronics & Communication Engineering on Friday, the January .....

HRI submits names of missing persons

IMPHAL, Jan 19: The Human Rights Initiative has said that it has submitted to the CBI a list of persons (22 persons) who have been reported victims of enforced disappearance/missing suspected in the hands of security forces since 1980 for further investig.....

LA based communist body to show solidarity to Manipur’s revolutionary movement

IMPHAL, January 18: In a press release, the Maoist Communist Party, Manipur has stated that the Red Guards- Los Angeles, a branch of New Communist Party- Liaison Committee, is organising an International event called ‘A Night of Solidarity with Manipur in.....

Consumers’ welfare union to filed RTI against Leibaklei Gas

IMPHAL, January 18: The Kakching GPW Consumers Welfare Union has called an Independent People’s Tribunal at Kakching on January 17 where over 500 LPG consumers testified their grievances before three juries. According to a release of the Union, most of t.....

Combined team nabs UG cadre

IMPHAL, January 18: Troops of the 2 Assam Rifles of 9 Sector AR along with Thoubal Police Commandos apprehended one PREPAK (PRO) cadre on January 17 in a joint operation in the general area Thoubal. According to a release of the PRO Assam Rifles, the app.....

Vehicles turned back for ferrying migrant labourers

IMPHAL, January 17: The Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System has said that two Tata Wingers were stopped while trying to sneak in non-locals without proper verification papers this morning. According to a press statement of the committee, a team o.....

RPF claims attack on SF in Chandel

IMPHAL, Jan 17: The proscribed Revolutionary People’s Front has claimed that its armed wing PLA has carried out an attack on the security forces leaving many casualties on the night of January 14 at Machi crossing in Chandel district under Tengnoupal poli.....

PLA workers arrested says police

IMPHAL, January 17: Acting on reliable information about the movement of some UG cadres from Moreh, a combined team of District Police Commando, Thoubal and 20 Assam Rifles conducted frisking and checking of passenger vehicles coming from Moreh towards Im.....

Cadres and leaders of underground URF held during search operation

IMPHAL, Jan 16: A combined team of security forces have nabbed several cadres of the URF (Lalheiba) including its 2-IC during a cordon and search operation at Taphou Kuki Village on January 13. According to a report carried earlier, the arrested men incl.....

Extortionist held with small firearm

IMPHAL, Jan 15: A combined team of District Police Commando, Imphal West and 12 Bihar Regiment conducted search operation in and around Wangoi bazaar on January 13 and an extortionist identified as Md. Indra Rahaman, 43, son of (l) Md Aton of Lilong Atou.....

IRB personnel accused in shooting commando driver case arrested

IMPHAL, January 14: A special team of the Churachandpur Police has arrested the suspected accused involved in the murder of Imphal West Police Commando Elangbam Joykumar, 42, son of E Bamon Singh of Samurou Mamang Leikai at PCTC Oil Pump, Khuyathong on Se.....

CCDD wants fresh work at Mapithel Dam stopped till rehabilitation issues settled to everybody’s satisfaction

IMPHAL, December 14: The Citizens Concern for Dams and Development (CCDD) expressed strong condemnation at the ongoing efforts of the Government of Manipur to complete construction of Mapithel Dam of the Thoubal Multipurpose Hydroelectric Project from 10 .....

Tangkhul village decides to allow women in apex village decision making body

IMPHAL, Dec 14: In an unprecedented and historical move the People of the Ringui (Tongou) village formally resolved to allow the women of the village to be elected as members in the traditional village Court in the village Assembly held on yesterday, a re.....

Ex-Minister Haokholet Kipgen nominated as National Vice-President of the BJP Schedule Tribe Morcha

IMPHAL, January 14: Former minister Haokholet Kipgen who is an active member of the BJP Manipur Pradesh has been nominated as the National Vice-President of the BJP Schedule Tribe Morcha while Gangmumei Kamei, a former minister from Nungba assembly consti.....

AISF, Manipur State Council to organise bike-rally

IMPHAL, January 14: The All India Students’ Federation (AISF), Manipur State Council has said that a motorcycle rally will be organised on January 15 at 10 am with the aim of preventing any unfortunate incidents from occurring during the academic year. A.....

Tripura govt lists Meitei Lai Haraoba as state holiday

IMPHAL, January 14: The Umanglai Kanba Apunba Lup has said that the Tripura Government has listed Meitei Umanglai Haoraba as one of their state festivals and has granted permission to establish Manipur State House at the complex of Lainingthou Puthiba at.....

PREPAK wants SIT investigation in skulls recovery case

IMPHAL, Jan 13: The eight skulls and skeletons, recovered while digging up the old Tombisana School compound for the construction of a women’s market, are remnants of India’s silent attempt to wipe out the whole Manipuri society so that Indians could sett.....

Jan14 declared half-holiday on account of CC Meet final

IMPHAL, Jan 13: The General Administration Department has declared in a press release that Half-Holiday for all offices and educational institutions Public Sector Undertakings/Corporations/Autonomous Bodies under the Government of Manipur located in Impha.....

GOC 3 Corps in State on two-day visit

IMPHAL, Jan 13: The Lt Gen Bipin Rawat, GOC 3 Corps, has arrived in the state on a 2 day visit to HQ IGAR (South) from January 13 to 14. According to a release of the PRO, IGAR (s) the GOC 3 Corps was briefed on the prevailing security situation in the S.....

Sit-in protest at Angtha demands formation of a high-level committee in Skull recovery case

IMPHAL, January 13: Various civil societies staged a sit-in protest at the Yairipok Angtha Khongnang Makhong demanding the government to solve the mystery around the recovery of some skulls and bones on December 25 last from the Tombisana High School by .....

AMWJU to issue I-cards for members

IMPHAL, January 12: The All Manipur Working Journalists’ Union (AMWJU) has notified that I-Card with hologram will be issued to its members from January 16 onwards. According to a release of AMWJU, members who have not yet submitted their complete bio-da.....

MUGA complains on Bank Mitra’s conduct

IMPHAL, Jan 12: Some ‘Bank Mitra’ working under Manipur Rural Bank, Kumbi Branch are charging Rs 50 each from the public while opening zero balance account as a part of the first phase of Jan Dhan Yojana, said MUGA in a press release. The Mass United Gre.....

Areas covered by Porompat water supply to face water shortage

IMPHAL, Jan 11: The Public Health Engineering Department, PHED, has notified in a statement that due to storage in power supply at the Porompat Water Supply Plant the areas covered by this plant will face shortages in the water supply as well. PHED Execu.....

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CM inaugurates Behiang police station

CM inaugurates Behiang police station

CHURACHANDPUR| Jun 24 Chief minister, N. Biren Singh today inaugurated a police station at Behiang village located under Singat sub division, Churachandpur district. The CM was accompanied by his cabinet colleagues, Agriculture minister, V Hangkhanl.....

CPI state unit reaffirms its stance against alleged govt inefficiency

CPI state unit reaffirms its stance against alleged govt inefficiency

IMPHAL | Jun 24 Communist Party of India, Manipur State Council reaffirmed its stand to struggle collectively with the public against and various issues paralysing the State pertaining to alleged government inefficiency. Speaking to media during a p.....

25-Jun-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Sahitya Parishad confers literary awards

Sahitya Parishad confers literary awards

IMPHAL | Jun 24 Manipur Sahitya Parishad (MSP) conferred its Sahitya Ratna Award to noted writer, Khumanthem Prakash Singh and Sahitya Bhushan Award to distinguished writer, Kshetrimayum Bira for the year 2019. The awards were presented by renowned .....

25-Jun-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Court reserves bail order for Yamthong Haokip

IMPHAL | Jun 24 Special Judge, NIA Manipur court today reserved Yamthong Haokip’s bail till June 27 for releasing him on health ground as he is presently in judicial custody. The hearing of NIA’s objection submitted against MLA Saikul assembly const.....

25-Jun-2019 / A Staff Reporter

78,000 suspected WY tablets worth around Rs 1.5 crore seized

IMPHAL | Jun 24 A team of Imphal East unit commando today arrested a drug dealer with 390 packets of suspected WY tablets at Telipati near Kalimai Mandir. The drug peddler has been identified as Gandhi Kalidas Debar alias Das, 29, son of late Munith.....

25-Jun-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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