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Indian army troops exercise their democratic rights in North East

IMPHAL | Apr 10 Serving personnel of Indian Army deployed in Eastern Arunachal Pradesh, Upper Assam, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura commenced exercising their voting rights for the impending LokSabha election 2019, said a release by PIB (Defenc.....

MACR launches media internship

IMPHAL | Apr 10 Child Rights and You (CRY), for the first time in the region has launched media internship in the state for students to orient in journalistic writing skills, media ethics and to enable them to express their views on crucial issues rela.....

Federation of Haomee decry Indian election system

IMPHAL| Apr 10 Federation of Haomee has declared that it does not believe in the Indian Election System stating that the elections are where a minority section of the people especially the rich and those with muscle power come to power. A release si.....

FTII announces course in ‘Film Criticism and Review’

IMPHAL | Apr 10 Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) Pune has announced, for the first time, a course in ‘Film Criticism and the Art of Review.’ The 20-day Course would be conducted from May 28 to June 19 2019 in Delhi in association with Indi.....

Three UG cadres arrested

IMPHAL| Apr 10 A combined team of District Police Commandos and a column of 43 Assam Rifles arrested three cadres of the banned KYKL organisation from Govajang are of Moreh during a frisking and checking operation conducted on April 5, said a release f.....

NEFIS condemns militarisation of NEHU campus

IMPHAL| Apr 10 North-East Forum for International Solidarity (NEFIS) has condemned the recent incident of students and teachers being chased out by CRPF personnel from North-Eastern Hill University (NEHU) campus in Shillong on April 8. A release sig.....

Governor orders to seal borders

IMPHAL | Apr 9 The governor of Manipur has released an order to strictly seal the international borders on April 10 to 11 to prevent smuggling of arms, contraband liquor and infiltration of insurgent outfits to Manipur and to prevent from proxy voting .....

Half-holiday declared for April 10

IMPHAL | Apr 9 The Governor of Manipur has today declared half-holiday on April 10 for all government offices and educational institutions including public sector undertakings, corporations, autonomous bodies under the government of Manipur, located bo.....

Disciplinary Committee inquiry on alleged senior advocate’s professional conduct initiated

BCM warns media houses not to publish information, comments involved in inquiry IMPHAL| Apr 9 With regard to an official letter of complaint dated January 11 from the special judge, Narcotics drug and Psychotropic Substance (NDPS) Act, Manipur which.....

JSCC urges public not to sell votes

IMPHAL | Apr 9 The Joint Students’ Co-ordination Committee (JSCC) has urged the public not sell their votes during the upcoming 17th Lok Sabha election. A release said the public has an important role in this election considering the fate of the people.....

EVM/VVPAT commissioning for Bishnupur district begins

BISHNUPUR| Apr 9 The commissioning process of EVMs and VVPAT machines for the ensuing parliamentary polls on April 18 for the district began today at Mini Secretariat complex, Bishnupur amidst tight security and in the presence of representatives of va.....

143 Bn, CRPF observes 54th Valour Day

143 Bn, CRPF Lamphelpat celebrates “54th Valour Day”

IMPHAL| Apr 9 143 Bn, CRPF Lamphelpat celebrated “54th Valour Day” on April 9 which witnessed the attendance of all officers and personnel of the Unit who attended Quarter guard, said a release from commandant,143 Bn, CRPF. Second in command of the .....

Contraband items worth more than 32 crores, cash seized prior to poll

IMPHAL | Apr 9 Since the announcement of election schedule for 17th Lok Sabha election by the Election Commission on March 10, various teams of election expenditure monitoring, income tax department and excise department have seized Rs 30,62,06,205 wor.....

Polling personnel dispatched

SENAPATI | Apr 9 District election officer/ DC, Senapati, Somorjit Salam today dispatched the first batch of polling personnel along with security personnel from the Dispersal Centre at 11: 45 am. The team consisting of 11 security personnel and fiv.....

AMKIL extends condolences

IMPHAL| Apr 9 Apunba Manipur Kanba Ima Lup (AMKIL) has extended condolences on the demise of former convenor of JCILPS who was also the former advisor of CCSK, Arjun Telheiba alias Phukhrambam Arjun who breathed his last on April 8. A release stated.....

Chandel CVOs complains deployment of police commandos

IMPHAL | Apr 9 Three organisations of Chandel, Chandel Naga Peoples’ Organisation (CNPO), Naga Women Union Chandel (NWUC) and Naga Students’ Union Chandel (NSUC) while decrying that the deployment of police commandos in the district is unwarranted, dem.....

Election commission give directions on political advertisements

IMPHAL | Apr 8 The Election Commission of India has directed the chief electoral officers of all states and union territories that no political party or candidate or any other organisation or person shall publish any advertisement in the print media on.....

Condolence poured in for demise of Arjun Tenheiba

IMPHAL | Apr 8 A social worker and former convenor of Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS), Arjun Tenheiba breathed his last today morning at his temporary residence located at Uripok Bachaspati Leikai, Imphal with a prolonged i.....

UNC, ANSAM should stop acting as mouthpiece of NSCN (IM): ZUF

IMPHAL| Apr 7 Zeliangrong United Front (ZUF) has seriously viewed the activities of some Naga frontal organizations like United Naga Council (UNC) and All Naga Student’s Association Manipur (ANSAM) for working at the behest and agenda of NSCN (IM) fact.....

AMWJU condoles

IMPHAL | Apr 7 The All Manipur Working Journalists’ Union (AMWJU) has stated that the standing committee of the organisation condole the demise of former editor of Simanta Patrika and Panthungfam, Senjam Tombinou Singh from Sagolband Kangabam Leikai, w.....

MSU lauds Angshim Dangshangva Maring

IMPHAL| Apr 7 Maring Students’ Union (MSU) has extended its congratulations to Angshim Dangshangva Maring on his clearing the UPSC Examination, 2018. A release stated that Dr. Angshim Dangshangva Maring of Kangoi Khullen Village, Chandel district, r.....

Ballot Jam 3.0 to be held today

IMPHAL | Apr 7 With the 17th Lok Sabha election approaching, Youth Street News would be organising Ballot Jam 3.0 at YAC, Yaiskul on Monday in an attempt to aware the youths about the importance of exercising their voting rights. A release issued in.....

Section 144 CrPC imposed in Bishnupur district

BISHNUPUR | Apr 7 Apprehending serious breach of public peace and tranquillity and in view of the ensuing parliamentary election, the deputy commissioner of Bishnupur, Pawan Yadav, has issued an order to implement Section 144 of the Code of Criminal Pr.....

Army conducts security meet

IMPHAL | Apr 7 Khongbung Battalion under the aegis of Loktak brigade organised a security meet at village Tousemjang, Khoupum Sub-division, Noney, said a release by PIB (Defence Wing). With representatives from CRPF (deployed for election duties), p.....

RIMS observed World Health Day and Swachhta Pakhwada

IMPHAL | Apr 7 The Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS), Imphal observed World Health Day and Swachhta Pakhawada at Kameng, Imphal West today under the supervision of medical superintendent professor Ch. Arunkumar Singh, said a release by medi.....

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Man found dead under mysterious circumstances

Locals of Takyel Kolom leikai blocked NH 37

IMPHAL | Apr 21 A 46 year old man was found dead under mysterious circumstances today at Yarou Bamdiar which falls under the jurisdiction of Nambol police station. The victim was identified as Phijam Muhindro, son of Ph. Nodiyachand, resident of Takyel.....

22-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Withdrawing of house guards, escort personnel was act of revenge: O. Joy

IMPHAL | Apr 21 “The withdrawal of house guards cum escort personnel provided for NCP outer candidate, NEIDP outer candidate and former minister, O. Joy by an order released on April 19, was an act of retaliation by the ruling government following the .....

22-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

‘VAT, goods and service taxes cannot be levied on betel leafs’

IMPHAL | Apr 21 Justice, Kh Nobin, High Court of Manipur has quashed and set aside the notification order for the inclusion of Kwamana (beetle leaves) among forest products. The order to include beetle leaves as forest products had been released by .....

Macha Leima observes its Golden Jubilee

IMPHAL | Apr 21 Manipuree Chanura Leishem Marup (Macha Leima) today celebrated its 50 years of existence by observing the Golden Jubillee of the organisation at Lamyanba Shanglen today. Editor of Macha Leima magazine, Haobam Seityabati said the wo.....

22-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Proxy voting planned by BJP was allowed at Andro AC: Meghachandra

MLA, K. Meghachandra briefing to media at MPCC conference hall

IMPHAL | Apr 21 “The video uploaded on social media about the supposed humiliation of a police constable was intended to spread lies. The people should be aware of the actual scenario of the incident at the polling station in Andro assembly constituenc.....

22-Apr-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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