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NSCN/ GPRN claims burning down JCB

IMPHAL, Nov 6: The president GPRN, SS Khaplang in a notification has directed every regional authority to co-operate with the central authority functioning in one’s respective regional areas, an emailed statement of the outfit said. In connection to exec.....

Five UG cadres held

IMPHAL, November 6: A combined team of the Bishnupur District Police commando unit and the 2/5 Gurkha Regiment conducted a search operation at Irengbam and Oinam village on November 5 and arrested an active member of the UNLF. A PRO police statement has .....

Governor greets on Guru Nanak birthday

IMPHAL, Nov 5: The Governor of Manipur, KK Paul has greeted the people of Manipur, especially the Sikh community on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak on November 6. Guru Nanak was one of the great souls who ever walked on earth showing .....

ZSU condemns JCB arson

IMPHAL, Nov 5: The Zeliangrong Students’ Union Manipur has condemned the incident of burning JCB/excavator used in the repairing work of Old Cachar Road by the cadres of NSCN (K) at Nungshai Tubung Village on November 2 evening. A statement of the union .....

Land owners call 48 hours general strike along NH: 102

IMPHAL, November 4: The Yaithibi Loukon Land Owners’ Association has called a 48-hour general strike along the NH: 102 of the State from 6 pm of November 5, against the proposed setting up of Sports University at Yaithibi Loukon. According to a statement.....

Six Indian Classical Dances to be showcased during 10th Bhagyachandra Fest

IMPHAL, November 4: The 10th edition of Bhagyachandra National Festival of Classical Dance will showcase the replica of ‘Khunti’, a symbol of recognition to Maharaj Bhagyachandra as ‘Rajarshi’ which will be brought to the State from its original location .....

Clubs bridge gap between people and govt., says Khangabok MLA

IMPHAL, November 4: The 33th foundation day of the Diamond Youth Welfare Association, Sangaiyumpham was observed at its society hall in Sangaiyumpham Pulleipokpi. Agriculture and Fisheries minister Md Abdul Nasir was the chief guest while Khangabok MLA O.....

Drought like situation in Phungyar

IMPHAL, Nov 4: The Phungyar Area Farmer’s Welfare Association, Ukhrul district has appealed to the government to take up appropriate measures and necessary action to tackle the drought-like situation in the area. According to a statement, nearly 60 perce.....

Nungsai village authority condemns

IMPHAL, Nov 4: The Nungsai Village Authority, Khoupum sub-division under Tamenglong District has strongly condemned the incident of burning JCB/excavator on November 1 evening at Nungsai Tubung area. A statement of the Village chairman has appealed to wh.....

CSRI medal for MU professor

IMPHAL, Nov 3: Prof SK Srivastava of Chemistry department, Manipur University has been chosen for the coveted Chemical Research Society of India, CRSI Bronze Medal. Prof Srivastava has been chosen in recognition of his contributions to research in chemis.....

MSU remembers Lungnila Elizabeth

IMPHAL, Nov 3: Expr-essing profound remembrance on the 11th death anniversary of Baby (Late) Lungnila Elizabeth, the Maram Students’ Union, MSU of Manipur has maintained that the incident is a gloomy reminder that women and children are often target of vi.....

Vigilance Awareness Week held

IMPHAL, Nov 3: In a solemn function held as part of the Vigilance Awarness Week, officials of the vigilance department, Government of Manipur, including the chief secretary, P.C. Lawmkunga, IAS, pledged to continue the national effort to eradicate corrupt.....

Demand for seperate Handloom directorate submitted

IMPHAL, Nov 3: The Handloom Promotion Council, Manipur and the Manipur Apex Handloom Weavers and handicrafts Artisans CS Society Limited, Imphal have jointly submitted a memorandun to the Minister of Commerce and Industries seeking a full-fledged seperate.....

Chandel Miss Kut held

KAKCHING, Nov 2: Jenny Nenghoithem Suantak was crowned the 'Chandel District Miss Kut 2014' last evening. The beauty pageant organised by the District Level Kut Committee, Chandel was held at the premises of Standard English High School, Sugnu Tribal. Ou.....

Awareness prog on preventing use of intoxicants held

IMPHAL, Nov 2: Karang Island Development Organisation, Karang Apunba Nupi Lup and CADA, Bishnupur District Committee have jointly organised an awareness programme on ‘Intoxicants and its preventive measures’ at the Karang Island community hall on Saturday.....

NWU conducts training for women community leaders

IMPHAL, November 1: The Naga Women’s Union had conducted a training of community leaders on the ‘Rights and Laws Related to Women’ for the tribe units from 25-27 October, 2014 at DSSS, Mantripukhri, Imphal. A statement of the union said the women leaders.....

Youth club threatens to block road

IMPHAL, Nov 1: The Youths’ Club Brahmapur has threatened to block the road connecting Brahmapur Aribam Leikai to New Thumbuthong approach road in case the government to continue to overlook to repair it. A statement of the club said repeated appeals have.....

Gov and CM greet people on Kut

IMPHAL, October 31: The Governor and the Chief sent out their warm wishes to the people of Manipur on the occasion of Kut festival. Governor Dr KK Paul extended his greeting to the people of Manipur, particularly the Kuki-Chin-Mizo communities on the hap.....

AMWJU sends out Kut wishes

IMPHAL, Oct 31: The All Manipur Working Journalist Union has extended its greetings and warm wishes to the Chin-Kuki-Mizo community on the occasion of Kut and further resolved that its members should be given free access to cover the State-level function......

Manipur Maoists observe ‘Anti Conspiracy Day’

IMPHAL, October 31: The proscribed Maoist Communist Party of Manipur has today observed Anti-Conspiracy Day, denouncing the role of Sardar Patel, who was instrumental in colonising Manipur and other South Asian Nation States by India. A statement signed .....

Editors’ Guild threatens to boycott Kut festival

IMPHAL, October 30: The Editors’ Guild Manipur has condemned the callous attitude towards the media community by the State Level Kut Festival organisers, during an emergency executive meeting held this evening at Imphal. According to a statement of the g.....

MHJU greets on Kut

IMPHAL, Oct 30: Manipur Hill Journalists’ Union (MHJU) general secretary S Nengkhanlun on behalf of the union has wished the Kut celebration committee a grand success in a press release on the eve of the the joyous occasion and socio-cultural festival of .....

KSO, Chandel dissolves Moreh unit

Imphal, Oct 30: The KSO Chandel district has said that it is compelled to dissolve the KSO, Moreh block with immediate effect in pursuance of its notification issued to the block to resign within September 27 on grounds of administrative breakdown of the .....

CMC gains milestone

IMPHAL, Oct 30: In another milestone at Catholic Medical Centre (CMC – Hospital) Koirengei, Imphal East, a team of doctors led by Dr. L Ibobi Singh MS Ortho (AIIMS), trained in Arthroscopic Surgery, Knee & Shoulder ASMI Mumbai have removed a very large lo.....

WAD condemns alleged sexualt assualts

IMPHAL, October 30: Women Action for Development (WAD) has in a press release condemned the alleged sexual assault on four minor girls in different part of the State in the past few days. A minor girl, a student of Class II studying at Merciful English S.....

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Kuki Think Tank Group alleges Federation of Haomee leaders of being NSCN-IM mouthpiece

IMPHAL | Aug 25 In the interest of peaceful coexistence among different communities in the state, Kuki Think Tank Group (KTTG) has appealed to leaders of Federation of Haomee (FOH) to refrain from playing the tunes of their Tangkhul leaders in the NSCN.....

International drug smuggler arrested with 40 Lakh WY tablets worth Rs 400 crore

Customs division also seize 1 lakh WY tablets worth Rs 10 crore THOUBAL | Aug 25 Thoubal District Police has arrested an international drug smuggler and three others along with WY (Amphetamine tablets) worth Rs 400 crore in the international market .....

Ukhrul Police clarify there was no sidelining of rape complaint

UKHRUL| Aug 25 The Ukhrul Police has given a clarification in regard to the news item under the headlines “DDK Imphal program executive accused of raping staff on multiple accounts” published in a local daily on August 23. As per information made .....

BJP’s policy is not only ‘divide and rule’ but also ‘divide and ruin’: Gaikhangam

IMPHAL | Aug 25 Strongly reacting to the atrocities and gross violation of human rights following the recent abrogation of Article 370 from Jammu and Kashmir by the BJP led NDA government, president of Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC), Gaikhan.....

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JAC urges State govt. to prioritise employees’ demands

IMPHAL | Aug 25 Joint Administrative Council (JAC) of All Manipur Trade Unions’ Council (AMTUC) and All Manipur Government Employees’ Organisation (AMGEO) has urged the State government to bring their demands on the floor of the two-day 8th Monsoon Ses.....

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