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NEFIS condemns judicial process against Sharmila

IMPHAL, October 30: North-East Forum for International Solidarity (NEFIS) has condemned the whole judicial process and travesty of Irom Sharmila in a press release. NEFIS is against this type of judicial procedure where a peaceful protester protesting aga.....

Man killed in accident

IMPHAL, Oct 29: A 43-year-old identified as Karam Ibocouba Singh of Bishnupur Ward No: 1 was killed in a road accident this evening around 6:30 pm. The accident occured at Thinungei area, under Bishnupur Police Station. Sources said Ibochouba along with.....

Kuki Inpi, USA to organise 'Chavang-Kut' in Oklahoma

IMPHAL, Oct 29: The Kuki Inpi, USA will be organising the Kut 2014 in Tulsa city in Oklahoma between November 1 and November 2 with participants expected to come from different states of USA including special guests from India and Burma, said a press rele.....

BJP ST morcha meeting

IMPHAL, Oct 29: The BJP, ST Morcha manipur Pradesh will be conveying an emergency meeting of the party on October 31 at the party’s office at Nityaipat Chuthek, Imphal from 11am. The party has appealed to all concerned to attend the meeting......

Bitter sweet recognition of Rongmeis as an indigenous tribe of Nagaland

IMPHAL, October 28: Welcoming the granting of indigenous tribe status to the Rongmei tribe in Nagaland, the Rongmei Naga Council, Manipur (RNCM) has at the same time pointed out that many individual of the tribe have been left out from the list. A statem.....

UKLF clarifies on kidnapping allegation

IMPHAL, October 28: The United Kuki Liberation Front has clarified that allegations of the outfit’s involvement in the kidnapping on Tongbram Ibomcha alias Ibungomacha of Kairenphabi Mamang Leikai is totally baseless and unfounded. A statement of the out.....

Loktak fishermen worried by drop in fish production

IMPHAL, October 27: The All Loktak Lake Area Fishermen’s Union, Manipur has expressed concern regarding the lowest fish production of 75 metric ton by the state fishery department for 2014. According to a release of the union, the State requires at least.....

Drugs seized from smugglers

IMPHAL, Oct 27: A team of Narcotic Cell, Imphal West reportedly arrested a drug seller from North AOC near Kekru Villa on October 25. A statement issued by the PRO Manipur Police, S Gautam Singh, identified the arrested individual as Md Abdul Kalam, 29, .....

NESO consultation reiterates demand to repeal AFSPA

IMPHAL, October 27: Reiterating an earlier resolution of the North East Students’ Organisation, a consultation on human rights today resolved to demand the repeal of AFSPA and to call upon all the people of the North East to be united in this call. The r.....

Five held with banned wildlife products

IMPHAL, October 27: Troops of the 24 Assam Rifles of 26 Sector AR has apprehended five individuals along with banned wildlife products at Khudengthabi check post on October 26. According to a release of the PRO, the apprehended individuals were identifie.....

Unclaimed body to be disposed

IMPHAL, Oct 26: One unidentified dead body of a man estimated to be about 45 years old, which was found in the canal at Malom Makha on October 23 evening, about 200 meters on the western side of the Tiddim Road is in an advanced state of decomposition at .....

UG cadre held

IMPHAL, Oct 26: A combined team of Bishenpur police and 6 Assam Rifles in an operation at the Wangoo Sabal Makha Leikai area, apprehended a self styled Sergeant Major of the UNLF, Moirangthem Joykumar Singh alias Shaymjai alias Mera, 48, son of M Amuba Si.....

Police operations yield rich results, peak with rescue of two labourers held for ransom

IMPHAL, October 24: State police rescued two labours kidnapped for ransom, and in another incident arrested a police driver constable involved in lifting two-wheelers, in what was for the State police a fairly successful couple of days. According to a pr.....

Governor, CM, others greet people on Ningol Chakkouba

IMPHAL, October 24: The Governor of Manipur, Dr KK Paul has conveyed his heartiest greetings on the occasion of Ningol Chakkouba to the people of Manipur and especially to the married womenfolk of the State. In his message to the people of the State, the.....

Exam centres for MES preliminary identified

IMPHAL, Oct 24: The department of Education has identified four schools to be used as examination centres for the Manipur Public Service Commission conducted preliminary exam of Manipur Education Service Grade-II and III. The four schools will remain clo.....

Sarita’s suspension condemned

IMPHAL, Oct 24: The All Manipur Nupi Marup has condemned the indefinite suspension of boxer Laishram Sarita and Officials. According to a release of the Nupi Marup, the party has sent a fax message to the Prime Minister and Sports Minister in this regard.....

JNMDA troupe returns from successful Japan trip

IMPHAL, October 24: The Jawaharlal Nehru Manipur Dance Academy has said that a 16-member troupe of the academy led by director L Upendro Sharma has returned to Imphal after successfully presenting Manipuri dance and music in different cities of Japan from.....

Contraband drugs seized

IMPHAL, October 24: Troops of the 24 Assam Rifles of 26 Sector AR established vehicle check posts at Khudengthabi and Sita road junction and apprehended two individuals along with contraband drugs on October 22. A PRO IGAR (s) press release identified th.....

MPCC approves re-constituted members of Wanging tentha committee

IMPHAL, October 24: The Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee has said that its president has approved 15 re-constituted members of the Wangjing Tentha Block Congress Committee with immediate effect. According to a release of the committee, the committee ha.....

Locals protest Sports Univ at Yaithibi Khunou

IMPHAL, Oct 23: Villagers of Sora, Koijam, Langthabal, Laiching Minou and Yaithibi Khunou have vehemently protested against the State government for attempting to illegally obtain land without the consent of villagers for the setting up of the Sports Univ.....

Chakkouba greetings

IMPHAL, Oct 23: In separate messages Deputy Chief Minister and president Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee, Gaikhangam, and Inner Manipur MP, Dr T Meinya, greeted the people ahead of Ningol Chakkouba festival. According to the messages from the two lead.....

Sensitise students on human rights consequences of AFSPA imposition: NESO

IMPHAL, October 22: A consultation on Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958 at Meghalaya resolved to sensitise the student community of the North East on the human rights consequences of the prolonged imposition of AFSPA in the region, said a NESO state.....

Governor and CM greet on Diwali

IMPHAL, October 22: The Governor of Manipur, KK Paul has conveyed his heartiest greetings and best wishes to the people of Manipur on the occasion of Diwali. According to a release, the Governor wish for the lights of Diwali festival to dispel hatred and.....

Chavan Kumhrin greetings

CHANDEL, Oct 22: President of Naga Women Union Chandel (NWUC) Langhu Bliss Anal has greeted the people of the district ‘a very peaceful and prosperous Chavan Kumhrin 2014. She said that on this auspicious festival, the people of Chandel remember and tha.....

Consultation on ILP system and Rights of Indigenous people held at Chandel

Imphal, October 22: A consultation on the issue of Inner Line Permit System and Rights of the Indigenous People was held today at Chandel. The program held at Chamdil Khubul village in Chandel District was organized by Chamdil Khubul Social Welfare, Arts.....

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82.75 percent voters turnout in State LS poll

Chief Electoral Officer of Manipur PK Singh speaks during press conference

Senapati records the highest and Jiribam the lowest IMPHAL | Apr 19 In the recently concluded parliamentary election for Manipur, as much as 82.75 percent of total electors exercised their democratic right of franchise to elect their representative,.....

20-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Nimaichand Luwang apologizes for reaction on Manung Hutna

Nimaichand Luwang apologizes for reaction on Manung Hutna

IMPHAL | Apr 19 BJP spokesperson, Nimaichand Luwang today apologized by stating that he was sorry to the people of the State for his reaction during Manung Hutna, a discussion programme broadcasted on Impact TV, a local news channel. He became furio.....

20-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

De-recognise CPI for violation of MCC: Rajen

IMPHAL | Apr 19 Personal secretary to chief minister, Salam Rajen Singh has today written a complaint to electoral authorities to derecognise Communist Party of India (CPI) for violation of election Model Code of Conduct (MCC) in the recently held seco.....

20-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

CPI, Congress demand fresh poll in more than 25 polling stations

IMPHAL | Apr 19 Pointing out huge malpractices and misconduct in the inner Manipur parliamentary constituency (IMPC) election which concluded yesterday, the Communist Party of India (CPI) and the Congress party have demanded fresh polls in more than 25.....

20-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

CM secretariat refutes allegations of skipping queue

IMPHAL | Apr 19 The Chief Minister’s Secretariat has today clarified that the news item alleging that chief minister of Manipur, N. Biren Singh, had jumped the queue to cast his vote in the election to the Inner Manipur Lok Sabha Constituency, is beref.....


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