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ZU (AMN) resolves to shun from conducting blockade

IMPHAL, Dec 13: The Zeliangrong Union (Assam, Nagaland and Manipur) has said that the union has decided to shun any kind of blockade, bandh, general strike, dharna etc., to all the Zeliangrong inhabited areas in Assam, Manipur and Nagaland which may hurt .....

MSAD marks Nupi Lal Day

IMPHAL, December 13: Manipur Students Association, Delhi (MSAD) observed Nupi Lal on December 12 with the theme “Resist Colonialism” in New Delhi. As a part of the event, an essay writing competition on the topic “Context and Causes of Nupi Lal 1904 and .....

AMCTA charges government of sabotaging its movement

IMPHAL, December 13: The All Manipur College Teachers’ Association, AMCTA, has charged the State government of trying to sabotage their ongoing agitation through its ‘agents’. According to a release, the agitation is not meant to serve the personal inter.....

BJP’s lotus will blossom with Ukhrul’s Shirui Lily says BJP leader

IMPHAL, December 12: The Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM), Ukhrul has said that it organised a One Day Youth Political Awareness cum on-line Membership Mission 2014-15 held at Youth Hostel, Ukhrul on December 10. According to a release of BJYM, Nation.....

Extortionist held, arms smuggler gang busted

IMPHAL, Dec 12: A ZRA cadre was held in general area of Veng near District Hospital, Churachandpur in an operation launched by the troops of Red Shield Division on December 11 December at 11 AM based on specific information regarding extortion activities .....

NFP not to allow compromise of hill privileges

IMPHAL, Dec 12: The Naga People’s Front (NPF) has expressed displeasure and objection over the intention likely to be included in the report/recommendations of the All Political Party Committee (APPC) formed on August 6 to study and analyse the demand of .....

Governor eulogises Nupilal sacrifices

IMPHAL, Dec 11: The Governor of Manipur, Dr. KK Paul joined the people of Manipur in paying tribute to those brave ladies who rose against the colonial rule for their monopolistic trade practices and feudalism on the occasion of Nupilal day. A press rele.....

CM joins State to honour brave Imas

IMPHAL, Dec 11: The Chief Minister of Manipur, O. Ibobi joined the people of Manipur in paying tribute to the brave Imas of Manipur who fought against the monopolistic of the colonial rule and came to the fore for bringing socio-political reforms in the s.....

Meitei Inat Semgat Lup warns Govindaji Temple Board over the controversy around Umanglai

IMPHAL, December 12: The Meitei Inat Semgat Lup has stated in a press release that the Govindaji Temple Board would be held responsible if any unwanted controversies related with the worshipping of Umanglai and Lai Haraoba celebrations, which are held sac.....

Two UG activists held

IMPHAL, Dec 11: Troops of the 12 Hihar of 9 Sector AR apprehended a KCP (MC) cadre on December 9 at a vehicle check post it established in the general area of Takyel. According to a release of the PRO, an Auto Rickshaw with Registration No MN 01L 1460 wa.....

FEGOCTA says govt assured its demands would be met

IMPHAL, Dec 11: The Federation of Government College Teachers’ Association (FEGOCTA), Manipur has said that the State government has agreed to take up necessary steps for the implementation of UGC Regulations, 2010 regarding the payments of arrears from J.....

Two boys from State nominated for bravery award

IMPHAL, Dec 11: The Manipur State Council for Child Welfare has said that two young boys from Manipur have been nominated for National Bravery Award. According to a release of the council, the two boys, Master Gurumayum Tooldev Sharma of Yaiskul Hiruhanb.....

Electric pre-paid counters

IMPHAL, Dec 11: The General Manager of Electrical Circle No. I, Manipur State Power Distribution Company Limited (MSPDCL) has informed that the Pre-paid counters at Keishampat will be opened from 7 am to 6 pm daily with effect from December 21 for all Pre.....

Nupilal at Tripura

IMPHAL, Dec 11: The All India Trade Union Congress, Manipur State Committee has said that Mayor of Agartala Municipal Cooperation, RK Praphulojit Singh and General Secretary of All India Trade Union Congress, Laishram Sotinkumar has announced that the 75t.....

Condolence meet

IMPHAL, Dec 11: The Shri Shri Balmukunda Dev Government Music College Teaching Staff Association has said that the Vice-Principal of the College, Kshetrimayum Ibotombi Singh passed away due to an illness on December 9. According to a release of the assoc.....

Seram Mangi remembered

IMPHAL, December 11: The Seram Mangi Singh Foundation today organised the Second Death Anniversary of Seram Mangi Singh at the auditorium of Jawaharlal Nehru Manipur, Dance Academy. Floral tributes were offered and people observed silence for two minutes.....

TSA seminar studies NE identity in the context of Indian nationhood

IMPHAL, December 10: The Tangkhul Scholars’ Association (TSA) organised a 2-day seminar in the Arts Faculty, Delhi University on a discourse on Northeast Region in the Context of Indian Nationhood, sponsored by Indian Council of Social Science Research (I.....

IED defused at Kangvai

IMPHAL, Dec 10: Troops of Red Shield Division found and defused an Improvised Explosive Device, IED, today. According to a release of the PRO, based on an input received from reliable source, a special area domination patrol was launched at 2 PM on Decem.....

YAS refutes fund squandering allegations in Sports Complex renovation

IMPHAL, Dec 10: Reacting to reports about squandering of funds meant for the development of the Khuman Lampak Sports Complex, the director Youth Affairs and Sports has issued a clarification. The official clarification said according to the report of the.....

Toddler left in adoption agency’s custody

IMPHAL, Dec 10: The Specialised Adoption Agency (SAA), Imphal East District has said that an abandoned child of four years has been entrusted to the agency by an order of the Child Welfare Committee (CWC), Imphal East District. According to a release of .....

TSA calls NPF allegations “baseless”

IMPHAL, December 11: A press release from Thadou Students’ Union, Chandel president Vum Khongsai has stated that the allegation made by Naga Peoples’ Front, Chandel that TSA has been acting at the behest of polictions in power is totally baseless because .....

MPP against renaming orange

IMPHAL, Dec 10: The Manipur People’s Party has condemned the Chief Minister’s announcement of naming orange fruit produced in Manipur as Tamenglong Orange or Mandarin. According to a release of the party, the party is against the alteration of the name s.....

AMMWCO to observe Nupi Lal

IMPHAL, Dec 10: The All Manipur Muslim Women’s Cultural Organisation has said that the 75th Nupi Lal Ningsing Numit will be observed at the campus of A. Gani English High School, Hatta Minuthong on December 12 at 2 pm. According to a release of the organ.....

CPI Manipur State Council opens new branch at Yumnam Huidrom

IMPHAL, Dec 11: Manipur State Council Communist Party of India (CPI) secretary Comrade Moirangthem Nara Singh inaugurated a branch of the party at Yumnam Huidrom Makha Leikai which comes under the purview of the local council of CPI in Wangoi, stated a pr.....

MPP to observe Nupi Lal

IMPHAL, Dec 9: The Manipur People’s Party (MPP) has said that the party will observe Nupi Lal Ningshing Thouram on December 12 at its office at 9 am. According to a release of the party, the programme will be attended by its President, N. Sobhakiran as t.....

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State cabinet approves ‘Stand-Up Manipur’ scheme

IMPHAL | Oct 12 The State Cabinet today approved the ‘Stand Up Manipur’ scheme under the existing Start Up Manipur Scheme. The scheme will provide subsidy and soft loans to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, OBC, Women and Minorities of the State for se.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter
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RN Ravi to meet Naga representatives on Oct 18

IMPHAL I Oct 12 The Government of India representative and interlocutor for the Naga peace talks, RN Ravi, who is also the Governor of Nagaland will hold a consultative meeting with the “primary stakeholders, Church leaders and civil societies” at 2.30.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

UCM reaffirms stand against any division on ethnic lines

UCM president Sunil Karam briefing media at its office

IMPHAL | Oct 12 “Every community in the State should be consulted by the state government before placing any political aspiration and demand to the Centre. We are all prepared to resist if the NSCN (IM) peace talks outcome compromises state’s territori.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Flat tyre halts Air Asia passengers for 24 hrs at Imphal airport

IMPHAL | Oct 12 More than 150 passengers were left stranded for nearly 24 hours at Bir Tikendrajit International Airport (BTIA) after one of the rear tyres of a Delhi bound Air Asia flight deflated before taking off yesterday. When IFP went to enqui.....

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