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MCP, Manipur alleges gross misappropriation of funds

IMPHAL, May 26: The Maoist Communist Party, Manipur has alleged a high ranking official of the Command Area Development Authority of siphoning off of a huge amount of Rs 25650 lakh meant for the farmers under central sector scheme and another Rs 88 49 lak.....

Meira Paibi Numit will be observed on May 28

IMPHAL, May 26: Remembering movement of the womenfolk on May 28 in 1980 against the atrocities of the security forces deployed in Manipur, the 16th Meira Paibi Numit Observation Committee in press release has communicated that the “Meira Paibi Numit” will.....

Imphal CDO nab one KYKL cadre

IMPHAL, May 26: A team of Imphal District Police commandos apprehended an active member of KYKL identified as Chongtham Paresh Singh, son of Ch Chaoba Singh of Wahengbam Makha Leikai from Khurai Chaithabi Leirak Machin under Porompat police station on May.....

Students and staff of Regular High School flay bomb attack

IMPHAL May 26: Teachers, the non-teaching staff and students of the Regular English School, Tiddim Ground staged a sit-in-protest in front of the school gate decrying the bomb attack inside the school by unidentified suspected underground militants on Sun.....

UCM to provide free education for children of June 18 victims

IMPHAL, May 25: The United Committee Manipur (UCM) will provide free education to the children of those who have lost their life at the historic June Uprising and also to the children of the victims of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act 1958, said Yumnam.....

Magisterial enquiry into Digbijoy custodial death ordered

IMPHAL, May 24: The District Magistrate, Imphal West had on May 21 appointed Sub-Divisional Magistrate, Wangoi to conduct a magisterial enquiry into the custodial death of Thoudam Digbijoy Singh, 37, son of Th Nabakumar Singh of Wangoi Makha Leikai in Wan.....

KNLF formed by deserter: KNLF/KPA

IMPHAL, May 24: The Kuki National Liberation Front/KPA has issued a press release clarifying on the recent impasse over the setting up of a designated camp for the KNLF at Semol village sub-division Chandel district published in the some newspapers. It s.....

Children summer camp rescheduled

IMPHAL, May 24: The Manipur Mountaineering and Trekking Association has said in a press release that the association has rescheduled its “Children Summer Adventure Camp” to commence from June 16-22 and can collect and submit the duly filled forms accordi.....

Facilitation training for LS poll candidates and agents on June 9

IMPHAL, May 24: All the contesting candidates and their election agents of the 1-Inner Manipur Parliamentary Constituency that under Section 78 of the Representation of the People Act, 1951, are required to lodge a true copy of the account of Election exp.....

RPF workers held during search operation

IMPHAL, May 24: During a search operation, the Thoubal District Police Commandos arrested an active worker of PLA/RPF on May 23, informed a press release of the PRO Police. The arrested worker has been identified as Chongtham Oken, 44, son of Ch Gosai S.....

Community awareness on Chakpi multipurpose project held

CHANDEL, MAY, 24: A One Day district level community awareness cum consultation on the-would-be impacts due to the proposed construction of the Chakpi multipurpose project was held at the Chandel Christian village conference Hall today. Organised by the .....

Training on groundnut production

IMPHAL, May 24: An awareness cum training and input distribution programme on ‘Promoting improved technology of groundnut production among the tribal farmers of Manipur under TSP’ was organised by ICAR Research Complex for NEH region, Manipur Centre, Imph.....

Discussion on effects of Sanjenthong closing down

IMPHAL, May 23: The Sanjenthong Bridge Diversion Demand Committee will hold a meeting regarding the problems faced by people mostly students due to the closing down of the said bridge for reconstruction. The meeting will be held on Churachand Higher Seco.....

RPF refutes

IMPHAL, May 23: The Revolutionary People's Front has said in a press release that the party is not related in any matter with Khundrakpam (o) Indu, 62, w/o, Kh. Damu of Nambol Foijing Makha Leikai who was reportedly arrested by the Bishnupur district Poli.....

ATSUM reminds govt of demands

IMPHAL, May 25: With two more days left for the state government of Manipur to address pending issues agreed between the All Tribal Students' Union, Manipur (ATSUM), Tombing group and the state government of Manipur, the tribal students' body today remind.....

2nd Passport Mela from May 26

IMPHAL, May 22: The Regional Passport Officer, Guwahati has said that the 2nd Passport Mela will be held on May 26 to 27 at the 1st MR Banquet Hall from 10 am to 4 pm, according to a statement of the DIPR. All interested can register their names online a.....

Unemployment in Bishnupur

IMPHAL, May 22: Bishnupur district has a total of 68272 unemployed youths of which 17471 are female as of the month of April, 2014, informed a DIPR statement......

Mapao release function

IMPHAL, May 22: The 4th edition of the bi-annual journal ‘Mapao’ will be released on May 25 at 2.30 pm at the Manipur Press Club. As part of the function, the Fiction Club will organised a critical assessment of Sahitya Akademi Awardee Keisham priyokumar.....

New program on Kangla Channel

IMPHAL, May 22: A weekly program sponsored by the National Health Mission, Manipur titled “Ashana Ashagidamak” will be broadcast on Kangla Channel at All India Radio, Imphal every Saturday at 7 pm......

JD(U) respects the parliament but not the MP elect

IMPHAL, May 22: Janata Dal (United) doesn’t honour the electd Member of Parliaments (MP) of Manipur but does honour their certificates because every section of people in Manipur knows that the Congress Party manipulate the elections to win the recent Lok .....

Student not a trading commodity: Association

IMPHAL, May 22: The All Manipur Recognised Private Schools’ Welfare Association has appealed on Thursday to all concerned that education as well as students of the state should not be considered as trading commodities by private schools. The above remark.....

ANSAM demands cancellation of MCSCC prelims exam

IMPHAL, May 22: It has once again been demonstrated to the people of Manipur that the highest recruiting organ of the Government of Manipur cannot be trusted to carry out its mandate with integrity, efficiency and acceptability as 16 questions in the Mani.....

Eastern Army Commander visits Manipur

IMPHAL, May 21: Lt Gen MMS Rai, GOC-in-C Eastern Command arrived in the State on a day’s visit to HQ IGAR(S) and 57 Mountain Division, informed a press release of the PRO IGAR (s). It further said that the GOC-in-C was briefed on the prevailing security .....

Condolence continue

IMPHAL, May 21: The Manipur State Council, Communist Party of India has condoled the demise of noted writer Nongthombam Kunjamohan Singh during a condolence meeting held at Irabot Bhavan today, said a press release of the council. During the meeting, Sta.....

ALT congratulates

CHANDEL, May 21: The Anal Lenruwl Tangpi (ALT) has congratulated all the successful division holders of the district of the HSLC and HSSLC examination 2014. The ALT statement signed and issued by the organisation’s Assembly speaker cum care taker Langhu .....

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IOCL negligence has made state prone to man-made LPG scarcity

IMPHAL| Jan 20 Due to the lackadaisical attitude of Indian Oil Corporation Ltd. (IOCL), the LPG bottling plant at Sekmai is now left with a limited stock of about nine (9) days only which could lead to a crisis of unavailability of LPG cylinders in the.....

21-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

No change of state govt stand on Citizenship Amendment Bill: CM

CM Biren speaking at cardsbenefits distribution function

IMPHAL | Jan 20 Chief minister N. Biren Singh has reiterated that there is no change in State government’s stand in pressing the Centre to give assent to Manipur People Bill, 2018 before the Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2016 becomes an Act. He was sp.....

21-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

CVO leaders, scholars and social activists intensify campaign against CAB

Public discourse in connection with the Citizenship Amendment Bill 2016

IMPHAL | Jan 20 A public discourse in connection with the Citizenship Amendment Bill 2016 (CAB) held today at Centenary hall, Manipur University Four, drew up resolutions. The resolutions included, demand for immediate withdrawal of CAB, appeal to R.....

21-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Freedom of expression in peril says Babloo

Meeting on legal defence of defenders at Manipure Press Club

IMPHAL | Jan 20 Journalist, lawyers and human rights activist came together in a show of strength and solidarity to demand the immediate release of journalist, Kishorchandra Wangkhemcha, incarcerated under the National Security Act (NSA) and dropping o.....

21-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

NEIDP urges to form North East League to file case at Supreme Court against CAB

Vice president of NEIDP Sapam Kunjakeshor alias Keba speaking to media persons during press conference

IMPHAL | Jan 20 North East India Development Party (NEIDP) has urged the entire northeast states to form a North East League to file a case against unconstitutional CAB, 2019 at Supreme Court without playing blame games to each other. Addressing a p.....

21-Jan-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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