Press Release

RIMS association calls for comprehensive service and image lift

IMPHAL, August 15: The Teachers’ and Medical Officers’ Association (TAMOA) had stated that an Executive Committee meeting was held on July 31 and discussed many important issues related to RIMS including its hospital facilities. The committee also submit.....

Patriots’ Day observed at Pune

IMPHAL, August 14: The Association of Manipuri Diaspora (AMAND), Pune and the Manipur Students’ Association Pune (MSAP) jointly paid homage to the gallant martyrs of Manipur who made the supreme sacrifice to protect their motherland from the colonial desi.....

Gallantry awards announced

IMPHAL, August 14: Citation has been made for the army personnels who have been conferred with gallantry awards of Ashok Chakra and Shaurya Chakras on the occasion of 68th Independence Day, said a PRO (Defence) press release. It said, the army personnel .....

Programme on malaria prevention held

IMPHAL, August 14: The Directorate of Information and Public Relations has stated that the District Vector Borne Diseases Control Society, Tamenglong observed the Anti-Malaria Month, 2014 and a meeting on prevention of malaria at Tamenglong Auditorium on .....

One killed in road mishap in Nagaland

IMPHAL, August 13: A resident of Sora Thoubal district was reportedly killed in a road mishap that occurred last night around 8pm along NH-2 near Zubja BRTF camp. Sources said that he was run over by a truck bearing registration No NL0 1K-0429 injuring h.....

CorCom sends out greeting on Patriots’ Day

IMPHAL, August 12: The Coordination Committee, CorCom, a conglomerate of several proscribed underground organisations KCP, KYKL, PREPAK, PREPAK (Pro), RPF & UNLF in statement handed out to the media signed by its media coordinator, H Poirei, has greeted t.....

KCP greets people on anniversary of armed wing

IMPHAL, August 12: The Kangleipak Communist Party has greeted the people of Manipur and the armed wings of the outfits under the CorCom on the 10th anniversary of the outfit’s armed wing Miyamgi Fingang Lanmi which falls on August 13. A statement signed .....

Imphal traffic diversions announced for Aug13 functions

IMPHAL, August 12: The superintendent of police, Imphal West, has stated that the Patriots’ Day will be observed at Hicham Yaichampat (Moirangkhom), Kangla and BT Park on August 13. According to a release of the SP, only invitees’ vehicle having car pass.....

Guv, others greet on Patriots’ Day

IMPHAL, Aug 12: The Governor VK Duggal has wished the people of the State on the occassion of Patriots Day. A message of the Governor says that the occassion reminds of the heroic forefathers like Bir Tikendrajit, Thangal General, Chirai Naga, Pukhrambam.....

SLM to observe Patriots’ Day

IMPHAL, August 12: The Students League Manipur (SLM) in collaboration with Organisation for Movement of Indigenous Peoples of Manipur (OMIPM) and other units will observe 13th August Patriots’ Day. According to a release of SLM, a poetry competition and .....

NE outfits call joint boycott of I-Day celebration

IMPHAL, Augsut 11: Several proscribed outfits of the region have jointly announced to boycott the celebration of Indian Independence Day on August 15 in the region. A statement of the CorCom signed by its media coordinator H Poirei has said that the Coro.....

College teachers appeal for end to MU crisis

IMPHAL, August 11: The Federation of Government College Teachers’ Association, Manipur has demanded early restoration of academic activities and peaceful environment in the university. According to a release of the federation, the university authorities .....

Deputy Chief of the Army Staff visits Manipur

IMPHAL, August 11: Lieutenant General Jai Prakash Nehra, Deputy Chief of the Army Staff, arrived in Manipur on a two day visit, said an IGAR (South) press release. It said, the General officer reviewed the security situation in the State with the IGAR (S.....

KCP (MC) calls 12 hour curfew on Independence Day

IMPHAL, August 10: The proscribed Kangleipak Communist Party (MC) has called for a 12 hours public curfew on the August 15 Independence Day. A press handout signed by its Secretary, Information & Publicity Paikhomba Meitei said the day marks the transfer .....

Prakash Javedkar releases book on Loktak Lake

Imphal, Aug 10: Union Minister of Environment and Forest government of India Prakash Javedkar released a book entitled “The Loktak Lake and Manipuri Life World (Putting the Ramsar Sites to Inconsequential Abyss) today. A simple book release function was .....

Zeliangrong bodies threaten bandh if Ringsanbou’s killers not arrested

IMPHAL, August 10: Several Zeliangrong bodies have set midnight of August 12 as deadline for the law enforcing bodies to arrest the assailants involved in attacking Ringsanbou Newmai a student of the Don Bosco College, Maram. The Zeliangrong Students’ Un.....

CWG medal lifters team to arrive today

IMPHAL, Aug 9: The Manipur Weight Lifting Association, Imphal has informed to all members of the association, well wishers and the sportspersons of the State that Kh. Sanjita Chanu, the first Gold medalist and S Mirabai Chanu, the Silver medalist of the X.....

27th Poumai Naotumai Me Raising Day observed

SENAPATI, Aug 9: Poumai Naotumai Me, the apex women organisations of Poumai community celebrated its 27th Raising Day today under the theme ‘Women and social upliftment’. The day was observed by all the federal units in their respective places too. Comm.....

Manipur Maoist to boycott Independence Day

IMPHAL, August 8: The proscribed Maoist Communist Party of Manipur has stated that it will boycott the August 15 Independence Day of India. A statement signed by its secretary publicity and propaganda, Nonglen Meitei, has said that there is no rationale .....

PREPAK (Pro) refutes

IMPHAL, August 9: The senior publicity officer of the proscribed PREPAK (Pro) has clarified that Rajkumar Sonamani alias Manisana, 42, son of RK Kheda from Wangjing, who was apprehended by the State security force from Koirengei Bazar is not related with .....

NPMHR observes World Indigenous People Day

IMPHAL, August 9: The Naga Peoples Movement for Human Rights observed the International Day of the World Indigenous Peoples today at Kohima along with solidarity members and other participants, under the banner “Bridging the Gap: Implementing the Rights o.....

ILP protests

IMPHAL, August 8: Protests for implementing the Inner Line Permit System were held at several places in the state during the day. These include at Sekmaijin Keithel, Sekmaijin Litan Makhong, Sekmaijin Ereima Lampak, Wangoi Ninthou TV Tower, Keirak Dam an.....

PREPAK greetings on Indigenous Day

IMPHAL, August 8: The People’s Revolutionary Front of Kangleipak (PREPAK) in release by its publicity secretary Leibak Ngakpa Luwang greeted the public on the occasion of the Indigenous People’s Day. It said that various oppressive measures have been car.....

SC hears HRA case on 1528 custodial killings

IMPHAL, Aug 8: The Human Rights Alert (HRA) has stated that the PIL filed by EEVFAM and HRA on 1528 extrajudicial executions in Manipur was heard in the Supreme Court on August 8. According to a release of the HRA, a division bench consisting of .....

TAKL slams police inaction in Alice murder case

IMPHAL, Aug 8: The Tangkhul Aze Katamnao Long (TAKL) had strongly condemned the brutal killing of NS Alice, wife of Pebam Ranjit Singh currently residing at Chingmeirong in the early hour of 28-29 July at the construction site of Mini Secretariat near Man.....

Latest News

Public will face more struggles with BJP’s return to power: CPI

IMPHAL | May 25 “With the return of Bharatiya Janata Party to the power in the Country, the State will now face bigger struggles as issues surrounding Armed Forces Special Power Act, border pillars, 7th central pay commission and others are still pendi.....

26-May-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Student found hanging inside MU Hostel

IMPHAL | May 25 A 4th semester student of Manipur University was found hanging dead inside his hostel room, in the morning today. The deceased have been identified as Lunminlal Kipgen, 22, son of Paokhomang Kipgen of L. Soungphel village under Saiku.....

26-May-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Naga Hoho decries UCM’s statement on Naga issue

IMPHAL| May 25 Naga Hoho, the apex body of Nagas, has vehemently condemned the statement issued by United Committee of Manipur (UCM) with regards to ceasefire extension “without territorial” limits in all Naga areas. On May 22, UCM warned the state .....

Nagaland govt on Naga issue

DIMAPUR | May 25 The State Government of Nagaland has “re-emphasized” its support of the “legitimate” demand of the Naga people for integration of “all Naga inhabited areas” under a single administrative umbrella as has been unanimously resolved on fiv.....

K James not disheartened by the results

IMPHAL | May 25 Indian National Congress (INC) candidate for outer Manipur parliamentary constituency, K James today expressed his gratitude to all the voters who came out and exercised their franchise on April 11 and giving him over 1,52,510 numbers o.....

26-May-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Top