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URF cadre held, arms seized

IMPHAL, Dec 8: A team of Imphal West District Police commando unit arrested an active member of URF (Lalheiba faction) namely Thounoujam Ingocha Singh alias Tayai, 45, son of (L) Th Manglemjao Singh of Koutruk Khunou from his residence on December 8, sa.....

NPF reacts against TSA’s charges on warehouse construction of FCI

IMPHAL, December 7: The Naga People’s Front, NPF Chandel unit has reacted against the charges of Thadou Students’ Association, TSA of the same district that the NPF has ‘narrow-minded intention’ and the party has been trying to politicise the issue regard.....

Sensitisation meet on TB held

IMPHAL, December 7: The Auxiliary Service for Human Affairs (ASHA), H.O. Sagolmang has stated in a press release that it conducted a Sensitisation Meeting on TB Control Programme in collaboration with Emmanual Hospital Association (EHA), New Delhi under A.....

Street vendors hold sit-in protest against latest move of IMC and government

IMPHAL, Dec 7: The Road Side Vendors Welfare Association, Khwairamband Keithel has stated in a press release that they organised a sit-in protest at the temporary market by ceasing work for a day. Starting from November 8 this year, the government has st.....

Fifth Convention of Manipur Catholic Youth Organisation from December 17-20

IMPHAL, December 7: The Central Organising Committee of the Fifth Youth Convention of the Manipur Catholic Youth Organisation has made an appeal to the civil bodies and people of the State to extend their support for the successful organisation of the you.....

Manipur Maoist to launch cleanliness campaign

IMPHAL, December 7: The outlawed Maoist Communist Party of Manipur will launch a campaign “Clean Manipur, Grow Green with Revolutionary Path” from December 30 onwards with a mission to maintain cleanliness in Manipur. According to a statement signed by i.....

Thangmeiband civil bodies laud TAKDO and local MLA for bold move

IMPHAL, December 7: Thangmeiband Kendra Development Organisation (TAKDO) has expressed its gratitude to the various civil bodies and people of Thangmeiband Assembly Constituency in a press statement for supporting its move to develop the Lamphel Sanakeith.....

MPP questions Edn minister’s commitment to education sector

IMPHAL, December 6: The Manipur People’s party has asked the State Education minister in a press release whether forcing teachers to stay away from the final examinations of their students is the change he so boldly declared to bring about when assuming c.....

Two involved in IED blast in Moreh arrested: PRO IGAR (S)

IMPHAL, Dec 6: Security forces have arrested several UG cadres and two individuals allegedly involved in an IED blast at Moreh. According to a PRO IGAR (s) statement, two individuals involved in an IED blast at Moreh, identified as Bempu Haokip, 20, son .....

ZU (AMN) opposes UNC’s stand on Orange festival

IMPHAL, Dec 6: The ZU (AMN) has strongly condemned the UNC for opposing the State Level Orange Festival at Tamenglong District HQ. A statement of the union said since the ZU(AMN)-an apex body of the Zeliangrong people is not consulted/informed in the mat.....

JNV Khumbong students selected for JENESYS programme

IMPHAL, Dec 6: Two students of JNV, Khumbog, Imphal West, Manipur have been selected to visit Japan under Japan East Asia Network of Exchange for Students and Youths programme, said a statement of the principal of the school. It said the staff and the st.....

BJP Uripok Mandal finds a new office

IMPHAL, December 6: The Bharatiya Janata Party Uripok Mandal has stated in a press release that it has opened its office on December 5 by taking two rooms on rent at the office building of the Uripok Lamboikhongnangkhong Mitra Samaj Farmer Service Co-oper.....

MPCC says Rahul Gandhi has urged Cong to fight and reconnect with people

IMPHAL, December 6: The Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee has said that Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi has called upon the party to fight back and reconnect with the people during the Indian Youth Congress Alumni Meet at New Delhi. A statement of .....

Imams Council to insist on reconstruction of Babri Masjid at same spot it stood once

IMPHAL, December 6: In a press release, the state chapter of the All India Imams Council (AIIC) has stated that it organised a public meeting at around 11 am today in memory of those who received martyrdom at the Babra Masjid. AIIC, Manipur State general.....

Nagaland body resents Rani Gaidinliu hall in Kohima

DIMAPUR, December 5 (NNN): Nagaland Tribes Council (NTC) has expressed its strong resentment to the building of Rani Gaidinliu Memrial Hall in Kohima by Nagaland government saying there was no contribution of the leader to the people of Nagaland. The buil.....

TSA objects NPF’s take on FCI godown site

IMPHAL, Dec 5: The Thadou Students’ Association (TSA), Chandel District strongly objected the statement of the Naga Peoples Front (NPF), Chandel Divisional Unit published in local dailies on December 4 regarding the site for construction of 2500 MT FCI Go.....

Int’l body hears out Loktak fisher folks’ grievances, assures justice

IMPHAL, December 5: The All Loktak Lake Areas Fishermen’s Union Manipur, ALLAFUM has expressed appreciation to the International Rehabilitation Council for Torture Victims, IRCT and its 17 Asia Regional Centres from 11 countries for holding their regional.....

ZU (AMN) calls for suport to Orange festival

IMPHAL, Dec 5: The Zeliangrong Union (Assam, Manipur and Nagaland) has appeal to the Zeliangrong representatives, government departments and all other frontal organisations in Tamenglong district to extend full-co-operation and help for the grand success .....

CADA conducts drive against intoxicants

IMPHAL, Dec 5: The Caolition Against Drugs & Alcohol along with women vendors of Lamphel Super market conducted a drive against sale of alcohol in the area of Lamphel Super market today. According to a statement of the CADA, the drive was conducted as pa.....

FIAPO raises concern over slaughtering of animals

IMPHAL, December 5: FIAPO, an apex animal protection organisation of the country has expressed concerned over the slaughtering of animals during the Gadhimai Festival in Nepal. A statement of the organisation said the visit by our PM Modi to Nepal for th.....

Editors Guild to observe foundation day

IMPHAL, Dec 4: The Editors’ Guild Manipur will be observing its first foundation day on December 6 at Churachandpur at 10.30 am at Churachandpur District Training Center, Near DC Office, Churachandpur. A transport for all members is being organised for w.....

KCP (MTF) acting chairman arrested

IMPHAL, December 4: State police commandos have arrested the acting chairman of KCP (MTF), identified as Yumnan Shantikumar Singh alias Kiran, alias Raja, 37, son of Y Shyamjai Singh of Irom Meijrao Mamang Leikai. According to a release of the PRO Police.....

MPP denounces ‘Disturbed Area’ extension

IMPHAL, Dec 3: The Manipur People’s Party has decried the decision of the State Cabinet to extend ‘Disturbed Area’ status for another year. According to a statement, the party has charged the State government that by extending the status for another year,.....

AMCTA reaches truce with government

IMPHAL, December 3: In view of the threat given by the All Manipur College Teachers’ Association to boycott BA/Bsc semester exams on December, an understanding was arrived between AMCTA and the State government following a meeting held on December 2. Acc.....

“I resigned one govt job before joining the other”

IMPHAL, Dec 2: In a clarification to the news carried in the Imphal Free Press today, Kh. Herachandra Singh, the man who is supposed to be keeping two government jobs simultaneously said this is not true and that he had resigned his position as Graduate 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.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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