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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.....

NEFIS condemns judicial process against Sharmila

IMPHAL, October 30: North-East Forum for International Solidarity (NEFIS) has condemned the whole judicial process and travesty of Irom Sharmila in a press release. NEFIS is against this type of judicial procedure where a peaceful protester protesting aga.....

Man killed in accident

IMPHAL, Oct 29: A 43-year-old identified as Karam Ibocouba Singh of Bishnupur Ward No: 1 was killed in a road accident this evening around 6:30 pm. The accident occured at Thinungei area, under Bishnupur Police Station. Sources said Ibochouba along with.....

Kuki Inpi, USA to organise 'Chavang-Kut' in Oklahoma

IMPHAL, Oct 29: The Kuki Inpi, USA will be organising the Kut 2014 in Tulsa city in Oklahoma between November 1 and November 2 with participants expected to come from different states of USA including special guests from India and Burma, said a press rele.....

BJP ST morcha meeting

IMPHAL, Oct 29: The BJP, ST Morcha manipur Pradesh will be conveying an emergency meeting of the party on October 31 at the party’s office at Nityaipat Chuthek, Imphal from 11am. The party has appealed to all concerned to attend the meeting......

Bitter sweet recognition of Rongmeis as an indigenous tribe of Nagaland

IMPHAL, October 28: Welcoming the granting of indigenous tribe status to the Rongmei tribe in Nagaland, the Rongmei Naga Council, Manipur (RNCM) has at the same time pointed out that many individual of the tribe have been left out from the list. A statem.....

UKLF clarifies on kidnapping allegation

IMPHAL, October 28: The United Kuki Liberation Front has clarified that allegations of the outfit’s involvement in the kidnapping on Tongbram Ibomcha alias Ibungomacha of Kairenphabi Mamang Leikai is totally baseless and unfounded. A statement of the out.....

Loktak fishermen worried by drop in fish production

IMPHAL, October 27: The All Loktak Lake Area Fishermen’s Union, Manipur has expressed concern regarding the lowest fish production of 75 metric ton by the state fishery department for 2014. According to a release of the union, the State requires at least.....

Drugs seized from smugglers

IMPHAL, Oct 27: A team of Narcotic Cell, Imphal West reportedly arrested a drug seller from North AOC near Kekru Villa on October 25. A statement issued by the PRO Manipur Police, S Gautam Singh, identified the arrested individual as Md Abdul Kalam, 29, .....

NESO consultation reiterates demand to repeal AFSPA

IMPHAL, October 27: Reiterating an earlier resolution of the North East Students’ Organisation, a consultation on human rights today resolved to demand the repeal of AFSPA and to call upon all the people of the North East to be united in this call. The r.....

Five held with banned wildlife products

IMPHAL, October 27: Troops of the 24 Assam Rifles of 26 Sector AR has apprehended five individuals along with banned wildlife products at Khudengthabi check post on October 26. According to a release of the PRO, the apprehended individuals were identifie.....

Unclaimed body to be disposed

IMPHAL, Oct 26: One unidentified dead body of a man estimated to be about 45 years old, which was found in the canal at Malom Makha on October 23 evening, about 200 meters on the western side of the Tiddim Road is in an advanced state of decomposition at .....

UG cadre held

IMPHAL, Oct 26: A combined team of Bishenpur police and 6 Assam Rifles in an operation at the Wangoo Sabal Makha Leikai area, apprehended a self styled Sergeant Major of the UNLF, Moirangthem Joykumar Singh alias Shaymjai alias Mera, 48, son of M Amuba Si.....

Police operations yield rich results, peak with rescue of two labourers held for ransom

IMPHAL, October 24: State police rescued two labours kidnapped for ransom, and in another incident arrested a police driver constable involved in lifting two-wheelers, in what was for the State police a fairly successful couple of days. According to a pr.....

Governor, CM, others greet people on Ningol Chakkouba

IMPHAL, October 24: The Governor of Manipur, Dr KK Paul has conveyed his heartiest greetings on the occasion of Ningol Chakkouba to the people of Manipur and especially to the married womenfolk of the State. In his message to the people of the State, the.....

Exam centres for MES preliminary identified

IMPHAL, Oct 24: The department of Education has identified four schools to be used as examination centres for the Manipur Public Service Commission conducted preliminary exam of Manipur Education Service Grade-II and III. The four schools will remain clo.....

Sarita’s suspension condemned

IMPHAL, Oct 24: The All Manipur Nupi Marup has condemned the indefinite suspension of boxer Laishram Sarita and Officials. According to a release of the Nupi Marup, the party has sent a fax message to the Prime Minister and Sports Minister in this regard.....

JNMDA troupe returns from successful Japan trip

IMPHAL, October 24: The Jawaharlal Nehru Manipur Dance Academy has said that a 16-member troupe of the academy led by director L Upendro Sharma has returned to Imphal after successfully presenting Manipuri dance and music in different cities of Japan from.....

Contraband drugs seized

IMPHAL, October 24: Troops of the 24 Assam Rifles of 26 Sector AR established vehicle check posts at Khudengthabi and Sita road junction and apprehended two individuals along with contraband drugs on October 22. A PRO IGAR (s) press release identified th.....

MPCC approves re-constituted members of Wanging tentha committee

IMPHAL, October 24: The Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee has said that its president has approved 15 re-constituted members of the Wangjing Tentha Block Congress Committee with immediate effect. According to a release of the committee, the committee ha.....

Locals protest Sports Univ at Yaithibi Khunou

IMPHAL, Oct 23: Villagers of Sora, Koijam, Langthabal, Laiching Minou and Yaithibi Khunou have vehemently protested against the State government for attempting to illegally obtain land without the consent of villagers for the setting up of the Sports Univ.....

Chakkouba greetings

IMPHAL, Oct 23: In separate messages Deputy Chief Minister and president Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee, Gaikhangam, and Inner Manipur MP, Dr T Meinya, greeted the people ahead of Ningol Chakkouba festival. According to the messages from the two lead.....

Sensitise students on human rights consequences of AFSPA imposition: NESO

IMPHAL, October 22: A consultation on Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958 at Meghalaya resolved to sensitise the student community of the North East on the human rights consequences of the prolonged imposition of AFSPA in the region, said a NESO state.....

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17-Sep-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Dijamani’s case transferred to Session Judge Imphal West

IMPHAL | Sep 16 Chief Judicial Magistrate, Imphal West today committed Naorem Rekha’s murdered case, mother of fashion designer Rober Naorem, to Session Judge, Imphal West. The accused Naorem Dijamani, husband of the deceased, was produced before CJ.....

17-Sep-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Let the truth come out: Landhoni’s family

IMPHAL | Sep 16 Regarding the death of Babysana, the family of the school principal has expressed that the school authority also wants the case to be handed over to CBI. A release from the family states further that the public has supported all the .....

‘One country, one language is a strategy to abolish indigenous languages’

IMPHAL | Sep 16 Reacting on the speech of union home minister, Amit Shah’s ‘one country one language’, social activist and advocate, Yendrembam Kiran stated that many indigenous languages in the country have been replaced with Hindi language and the ce.....

17-Sep-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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