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Another 24-hour general-strike called

IMPHAL, April 24: The JAC-All Manipur Hill Districts Contract Basis Teachers Association (AMHDCBTA) is imposing a 24-hour State–wide 24 hours general strike with effect from 6:00 am ofApril 27 as a series of intensifying agitations. The bandh has been ca.....

JAC demands compensation for IED blast victim

IMPHAL, Apr 24: In protest against the powerful IED blast triggered by unidentified persons near the main gate of Manipur University at Canchipur in Imphal West on April 22 in which five civilians suffered injuries, a sit-in-protest was staged by locals a.....

Main building of Kakching Higher Secondary School collapses

IMPHAL, April 24: In absence of quality maintenance in the construction of Kakching Higher Secondary School which was constructed in 2009 at an estimated cost of Rs 2 crore under ACA Scheme, first and second floor of the school main building have collapse.....

Month-long Youth Leadership & Personality Development Prog commences

IMPHAL, April 24: A one-month long Youth Leadership and Personality Development Programme being organized by Nehru Yuva Kendra (NYK) Chandel commenced today at Rural Development Society (RDS) Training Centre, Kongjom, Wangjing in Thoubal district. Direct.....

UNC calls 48hrs Naga areas bandh

Imphal April 23: The United Naga Council (UNC) has called a 48 hrs total bandh in all Naga inhabited areas of the State from the midnight of April 27 demanding intervention of the Government of India on the issue of Alternative Arrangement outside the Gov.....

Guv, Speaker greet on Khongjom Day

IMPHAL, April 22: Governor of Manipur, Dr. KK Paul has extended his heartiest greetings to the people of Manipur on the occasion of Khongjom Day, 2015 which falls on April 23. In his message, the Governor said, ‘’Khongjom Day is celebrated in Manipur to .....

Petrol for journalists

IMPHAL, Apr 22: The All Manipur Working Journalist Union (AMWJU) will be distributing petrol to all its members at the PCTC Oil pump, Thangmeiband from 7 am onwards on April 23, informed the president-in-charge Ratan Luwang......

USIEF extends deadline for joining ILEP program

IMPHAL, April 22: The United States – India Educational Foundation (USIEF) has extended the application deadline for joining International Leaders in Education Program (ILEP) which is for full time school teachers (grades 6 to 12) teaching English, Social.....

PWF to organise Youth and Children Literary meet

IMPHAL, April 21: The Patriotic Writers’ Forum, Manipur has said that a Youth and Children Literary Meet-2015 will be held as part of ‘Khongjom Lal Ningshing Thouram’ at Thoubal Lishangthem Lairembi Community Hall on April 23 at 11.30 am. According to a .....

Drug abuse and its adverse affects on students discussed

IMPHAL, April 21: As part of its measures to sensitize students about the drug abuse and its adverse affects, Coalition Against & Alcohol (CADA) organized an awareness programme under the theme ‘Nisana Maheiroi Khunaida Piba Cheitheng’ at Ningthoukhong Mo.....

Notification for journalists’ pension scheme

IMPHAL, Apr 21: Notification has been carried to all media personnel subscribers under Manipur Working Journalist Pension Scheme to pay off their subscription fees which are due till March 15 . According to a release of the DIPR, the new passbook will be.....

Highway bandh from April 20

IMPHAL, April 20: The JAC-All Manipur Hill Districts Contract Basis Teachers Association (AMHDCBTA), with the endorsement and support of the All Naga Students’ Association, Manipur (ANSAM), Kuki Students’ Organization (KSO-GHQ) Zeliangrong Students’ Union.....

JAC threatens stir over character assassination of aggrieved husband

IMPHAL, Apr 20: The JAC Against Character Assassination of Laishram Chaoba Singh and his Family Members of Tentha Marongband, Thoubal district convened a public meeting at Samaram Maning Leikai Public Ground on April 16 and adopted certain resolutions in .....

ADC voters list anomaly decried

IMPHAL April 19: The Phaowaibi Area Vaiphei Chief’s Association (PAVCA) on Sunday decided that 13 villages will not cast their vote in the coming ADC election if the voter list is not rectified by the concern authority. According to a press release, unde.....

CM inaugurates SDO/BDO Office, police outpost, bank building

IMPHAL, April 18: Chief Minister O Ibobi on Saturday inaugurated newly built SDO/BDO Office, police outpost and bank building constructed under ‘Inclusive Infrastructure Development in Hill Areas’ scheme at Island Sub-divisional Headquarters under Saikul.....

Drug Peddlers apprehended

IMPHAL, April 18: Khomidok Sorok Mapal Village Anti-Drug Committee, Imphal East, nabbed two drug peddlers today from their respective residences. They are identified as one Md Tebo, 25, s/o Md Maneruddin of Khomidok Masjid Maning; 72 pieces of SP tables w.....

Fire guts rice mills at Keisamthong

IMPHAL, April 18: A fire broke out at 9.40 am today at Keisamthong Longjam Leirak Machin. The fire engulfed two rice mills, one grocery store, one pan-dukan, one rented room. The source of the fire is still not confirmed, however, Manipur Fire Services ru.....

Another Swine-Flu suspect treated at Shija Hospital

IMPHAL, April 18: After a lull in the reports of swine flu infection for 14 days, a patient showing symptoms of the disease has been admitted at Shija Hospitals today evening at around 4 pm. His swab test will be sent to Ranbaxy Mumbai tomorrow for furthe.....

KCP claims Tombisana skulls were of victims of torture

IMPHAL, April 18: The Kangleipak Communist Party (KCP) has claimed that the human skulls and bones recovered in the erstwhile Tombisana High School compound on December 25 last were victim of extensive torture in the hands security forces. A statement by.....

JAC threatens 72-hr bandh over contract teachers regularisation issue

IMPHAL, April 17: The spokesperson of the JAC-All Manipur Hill Districts Contract Basis Teachers Association (AMHDCBTA), H.M. Saka has asserted that the JAC with the endorsement and supports of All Naga Students’ Association, Manipur (ANSAM), Zeliangrong .....

VDF association warns severe stir

IMPHAL, April 17: Reiterating that no positive response has been given to its demands by the government till yet, the All Manipur VDF Welfare Association, in a press release cautioned that VDF personnel will resort to intense form of agitation if the gove.....

AMMSU to pull up black marketers of petrol

IMPHAL, Apr 17: Taking serious note of the sudden scarcity of fuels in the past few days following closure of oil pumps without any valid reasons, a team of All Manipur Minorities Students’ Union (AMMSU) led by its president Syed Nawas Khan on Friday insp.....

Ex-gratia for deceased pensioner demanded

IMPHAL, Apr 16: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Manipur Pradesh and Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) have expressed shock to the death of an elderly woman pensioner identified as Irengbam Purnimashi Devi, 75 of Khagempalli Pankha under Keishamthong Co.....

Suicide at ex-DGP residence

IMPHAL, Apr 16: A man committed suicide at the Naoremthong residence of former DGP, Yumnam Joykumar at Imphal West today. The deceased is identified as rifleman Laita Wanoireng Aimol, 30, a resident of Unapal Village under Kakching sub-division of Thoubal.....

Meet discuses crime, violence in State

IMPHAL, Apr 16: Concerned by the ever increasing incident of crime and violence in the state and lack of trust amongst the people belonging to different communities, Khwai Nungseng Sinthalup (KHANSI) organized a public meeting under the theme ‘Peaceful Se.....

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