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IIK rewards Sarita with National Pride Award

Pugilist Sarita with members of the IIK.

IMPHAL, October 2: The Indian community in Korea has honoured pugilist Laishram Sarita with the IIK National Pride Award, which include a cash award of USD 1710, contributed by Indians in Korea. According to a release of the Indians In Korea, the honour .....

KSO threatens NH 2 block

IMPHAL, Oct 2: The Kuki Student Organisation (KSO) has said that National Highway 102, Moreh Road will be blocked indefinitely from 6pm of October 6. According to a press release of the KSO, the blockade is called against the government’s negligence to p.....

Tree plantation drive at Langthabal

IMPHAL, Oct 2: The National Students’ Union of India has said that a ‘One day Tree Plantation Drive’ was organised along the roadsides of Langthabal playground and its surrounding areas on October 2 in connection with the 145th birth anniversary of Mahatm.....

Governor of Manipur offers greetings for Gandhi Jayanti

IMPHAL, October 1: The Governor of Manipur, Dr KK Paul has offered his greetings to the people of Manipur on the occasion of the 145th Birth Anniversary of the Father of the Nation and also has urged upon all the citizens to imbibe the principles enshrine.....

CM extends his greetings for Durga Puja

IMPHAL, October 1: The Chief Minister of Manipur, O Ibobi Singh has extended his warm greetings to the people of Manipur on the auspicious occasion of Durga Puja, said a press statement by Chief Minister’s Secretariat. The festival of Durga Puja reminds .....

RPF cautions public against AR civic action programme

IMPHAL, October 1: Civic action programmes of the Assam Rifles are deceitful attempt to hoodwink the people of Manipur, public must be careful not to fall into their trap, said a release of the proscribed Revolutionary People’s Front signed by its secreta.....

MSAD observes 118th birth anniv of Lamyanba Irabot

IMPHAL, October 1: The Manipur Students’ Association Delhi has said that the 118th Birth Anniversary of Hijam Irabot was observed Delhi University. According to a release of MSAD, the programme was attended by members of the association, students and lec.....

JAC organises meeting on alleged killing of Rajita Devi

IMPHAL, October 1: The Joint Action Committee against the brutal killing of Lourembam (o) Ranjita Devi has organised a meeting on October 1 at 2 pm with Khomdram Ibotombi as the chief guest. According to a release of the committee, the meeting was attend.....

UKAL to organise meeting to discuss Sangai festival

IMPHAL, Oct 1: The UKAL has said that the lup organised a meeting soon to discuss the banning of the Sangai Festival. According to a release of UKAL, the festival will be banned as the cultural programmes shown during the festival are against the code of.....

Gov wishes Mary Kom on winning Asian gold

IMPHAL, October 1: The Governor of Manipur, Dr. KK Paul has conveyed his heartiest congratulations to Mary Kom for winning the Gold Medal in Boxing in the on-going Asian Games held at Incheon, South Korea. According to a release of the Secretary, the Gov.....

Traffic diversion on October 2

IMPHAL, October 1: In connection with National Cleanliness Day function at GM Hall on October 2, there will be a specific traffic diversion on the particular day, said a press release by superintendent of police, Imphal West District. It said, the vehicl.....

MOA dissatisfied with jury’s decision in Sarita bout

IMPHAL, Oct 1: The Manipur Olympics Association has expressed dissatisfaction on the decision given by jury in the boxing competition in the 57-60 kg category (women) between L Sarita Devi and her Korean opponent at the 17th Asian Games. The secretary ge.....

Red Shield Division raids arms factory

IMPHAL, Sept 30: Troops of Red Shield Division raided an arms factory in the morning of September 30 in the general area of New Lamka, Churachandpur said the PRO (Defence), Imphal in a press release. Based on specific input, troops of Red Shield Division.....

Khoibu apex body resents baseless allegations against the tribe

IMPHAL, Sept 30: The Uipo (Khoibu) Maruo Koukartuo (UMK), the apex body of the Uipo (Khoibu) people, in a press statement signed by its president Tongku Saka, clarified against the allegations leveled against the Uipo (Khoibu) people and several individua.....

Gov greets on Durga Puja

IMPHAL, Sept 30: The Governor of Manipur, Dr. KK Paul has conveyed his warm greetings on the occasion of ‘Durga Puja and Dussehra’ to the people of Manipur. According to a release of the deputy secretary, the Governor has hoped that the festival will be .....

Speeding truck kills boy

IMPHAL, Sept 29: A teenage boy was killed and another injured when an oil tanker reportedly knocked them down this morning along NH-102 Imphal-Dimapur road. Reports said that the incident took place around 11.30 am at Chumreithong near NRL oil pump Mantri.....

Dy CM send out Puja wishes

IMPHAL, Sept 29: The Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee President, Gaikhangam has extended greetings and warm wishes on the occasion of Durga Puja to the Hindus of the state. According to a release of the party, the President wished for the unity, harmon.....

Police arrests an active member of KYKL

IMPHAL, Sept 29: A team of District Police Commando, Imphal West arrested an active member of KYKL from Thangmeiband Lourung Purel Leikai, near Youth Centre Club on September 29, said a PRO Police press release. According to the press release, the active.....

MSAD to observe Irabot Day

IMPHAL, September 29: The Manipur Students’ Association Delhi has said that September 30 has been observed as Irabot Day in Manipur by various organisations as he was a pioneer in various fields. According to a release of MASAD, the objectives of organis.....

Appeal for issue of appointment orders to 315 ASI candidates

IMPHAL, September 29: The Senior Citizens for Society, Manipur has expressed their dissatisfaction at concerned authority, for not issuing appointment orders to 315 candidates for the posts of Assistant Sub-Inspector of Manipur Police, said a press releas.....

Female cadres of Maoist Communist Party vow to take on wrong doers against women

Imphal, September 27: The Maoist Communist Party of Manipur has urged the women of the State to join its liberation movement waged with the aim of ushering in an egalitarian society to root out crimes against women. In a meeting attended only by leaders .....

MSCW makes spot enquiry

IMPHAL, Sept 25: The Manipur State Commission for Women (MSCW) has said that a spot inquiry was held at the residence of Taorem Shyamkishore if Ningthoukhong ward No. 11 in connection with the suspicious death of Heikrujam Maya alias Binotarani Devi who w.....

Governor greets on Mera Chaoren Houba

IMPHAL, Sept 24: The Governor of Manipur, Dr KK Paul has greeted the people of Manipur on the joyous occasion of Mera Chaoren Houba, said a press statement by Governor’s Secretariat. In the press statement, the Governor has stated that the traditional fe.....

Mera Chaoren Houba greetings from CM

IMPHAL, Sept 24: The Chief Minister O Ibobi Singh has extended his greetings to the people of Manipur on the occasion of Mera Chaoren Houba which falls on September 25, said a press statement by Chief Minister’s Secretariat. In the press statement, the C.....

Lamyanba Irabot a selfless leader: CorCom

IMPHAL, September 23: The Coordination Committee KCP, KYKL, PREPAK, PREPAK (Pro) RPF and UNLF has greeted the people of the land on the coming of the 118th birth anniversary of Hijam Irabot on September 30 and his death anniversary on September 26. A Cor.....

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Govt teachers to take mass casual leave from today against downgrading of pay

Agitated teachers burning down the ROP copy

IMPHAL | Jul 19 Decrying the Manipur Services (Revision Pay) Rules, 2019 notified by the government on July 11 and demanding reasonable pay scale, more than 10,000 teachers inclusive of higher secondary lecturers, primary teachers and graduate teachers.....

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Justice hurried is justice buried

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20-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

SSUM to shutdown Standard Robarth school from today

SSUM president Soraijam Yaima (centre) speaks to media persons during press conference

IMPHAL | Jul 19 Following the mysterious death of a girl student inside the boarding room of Standard Robarth Higher Secondary School, Canchipur, Socialist Students’ Union of Manipur (SSUM) imposed a shutdown on the school, from Saturday. A class 7 .....

20-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Death of Babysana is a premeditated murder: JAC

Sit-in-protest at Thangmeiband against the death of Babysana

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Farmers’ body alleges authority of Dolaithabi barrage

Water scarcity affects paddy cultivation in Khudrakpam

IMPHAL | Jul 19 Khudrakpam Kendra Youths Organisation (KHUKYO) has alleged the officials and authority of Dolaithabi barrage project that it has failed to deliver its promises and that these officials are also avoiding to meet the villagers. Secreta.....

20-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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