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ATSUM to defer agitations due to UNC’s indefinite blockade

IMPHAL, September 3: The deadline set for the implementation of the Central Educational Institutions (Reservation in Admission) Amendment, 2012 will soon expire on September 6. Manipur University officials have assured the State government to implement it.....

Fuel for journos

IMPHAL, Sept 2: The All Manipur Working Journalists’ Union has informed to all its members that in view of the current fuel scarcity experienced in the State, the union has made arrangement for providing petrol to the working journalists at Tiddim Service.....

Directive for PM’s Teacher’s Day address

IMPHAL, Sept 2: The deputy commissioner of the Imphal District has said that the Prime Minister will be addressing the school children on the Teachers’ Day September 5, therefore, it is directed to all the head of Schools (Govt., Aided and Private includi.....

AR apprehends UG members

IMPHAL, Sept 1: Troops of the 16 Assam Rifles of 10 Sector AR apprehended a cadre of KNLA during an operation in the general area of Gwaltabi on August 31, said an IGAR (South) PRO press release. According to the press release, the cadre is identified as.....

CorCom owns attack on pradhan

IMPHAL, Sept 1: The Coordination Committee of KCP, KYKL, PREPAK, PREPAK (Pro), RPF and UNLF has claimed that Sandam Ibomcha Singh was shot at for his role in organising mob justice. In a press statement, the CorCom has claimed that Ibomcha who is a pradh.....

Ex-servicemen rally

IMPHAL, Sept 1: The Red Shield Division will conduct an Ex-Servicemen Rally at Leimakhong on October 13 and 14. According to a release of the PIB, the rally is being organised to recognise the acts of bravery of the great veterans. One of the highlights.....

AR apprehends KYKL cadre

IMPHAL, Aug 31: Troops of the 2 AR of 9 Sector AR nabbed a KYKL cadre identified as self-styled Corporal Langam Khamba Singh alias Sadananda alias Deva, 27, son of (L) Achou Singh of Ningel an operation from Mayai Keithel on August 30 and a mobile handset.....

Transporters want NH-37 permit for lifting from Jiri FCI

IMPHAL, Aug 31: The All Manipur Road Transport Drivers’ and Motor Workers’ Union has appealed to the government to distribute Jiri FCI permit for the drivers as soon as possible to use the NH-37 Imphal Jiri road safely. According to a release of the Unio.....

Teachers’ assn concerned by govt schools decline

IMPHAL, Aug 31: The All Manipur Government Higher Secondary Lecturers’ Welfare Association has stated that during the meeting held at TG Higher Secondary School on August 30, the association has discussed the issues of the declining government schools in .....

Lt Gen Bipin Rawat takes over as GOC of Spear Corps

IMPHAL, August 31: Lieutenant General Bipin Rawat, an Infantry Officer from the Gorkha Regiment, has taken over the command of the prestigious Spear Corps from Lieutenant General SL Narasimhan, who is proceeding to another challenging assignment as Comman.....

Chandel rally peaceful

CHANDEL, Aug 30: Thousands turned up to attend the peace rally at Chandel organised under the aegis of CNPO. People from different sub divisions and blocks came in buses, canters, shaktimans and DIs in spite of the heavy rains to take part in the peace r.....

CORE blames GoM, CSOs for Ukhrul incident

IMPHAL, August 30: The Centre for Organisation Research and Education (CORE) Manipur, condemned the atrocious shooting incident at Ukhrul today and blamed both the government and certain civil society organisation for allowing the situation to precipitate.....

Governor Duggal given warm sendoff

IMPHAL, August 29: The State gave outgoing Governor Vinod Kumar Duggal a befitting farewell at the Durbar Hall, Manipur Raj Bhawan today. According to a DIPR statement, State chief secretary PC Lawmkunga presided over the official function which was also.....

Police arrests UG cadres

IMPHAL, Aug 29: A team of Imphal West District Police commando unit in coordination with 12 Bihar Regiment arrested an active member of KCP during a counter insurgency operation on August 28, said a PRO Police press release. According to the press releas.....

NE forum condemns Sharmila re-arrest

IMPHAL, Aug 29: The North East Forum for International Solidarity has also strongly condemned the re-arrest of Irom Sharmila just two days after a local court had ruled that she cannot be charged with attempted suicide. “We would also like to condemn the.....

DDK’s Healthy India programme

IMPHAL, Aug 29: DDK will telecast ‘Healthy eating diet’ on September 1 at 6 p.m. and ‘Obstructive sleep apnea’ on September 4 at 6 p.m. in its Healthy India programme, said a press release by DDK. Dr Usham Sumati, nutritionist, Social Welfare department .....

Traffic Diversion on August 30

IMPHAL, Aug 29: The Crime and Criminal Tracking Network and System (CCTNS) Pilot Phase Manipur Go-Live will be inaugurated on August 30 at 10 am at Imphal Police Station. According to a press release of the SP Imphal West, Chief Minister Okram Ib.....

MU (SC/OBC) SU oppose new reservation system

IMPHAL, Aug 29: Manipur University SC and OBC Students Union has submitted a memorandum regarding the adoption of the Central Educational Institutions (Reservation in Admission) Amendment Act, 2012 in Manipur University, to the Vice Chancellor, Deans of a.....

Ban orders imposed in Imphal West in anticipation of ILP and AFSPA troubles

IMPHAL, August 28: Prohibitory orders under Section 144 of the Cr.PC, has been imposed in the entire Imphal West District. The District Magistrate, Imphal West K. Radhakumar Singh, in a notification said in exercise of the powers conferred under Sub-Sect.....

Engineering depts demand wage hike

IMPHAL, August 28: The Joint Coordinating Committee of Engineering Departments, Manipur (PWD, PHED, IFCD and MID) has stated that the salary of the M/R, Casuals of the Engineering Departments under the Government is barely able to make ends meet. Accordi.....

Higher Secondary lecturers to thrash out service issues

IMPHAL, August 28: The All Manipur Government Higher Secondary Lecturers’ Welfare Association has stated that a meeting will be held on August 30 at 2 pm at TG Higher Secondary School to discuss the current issues faced by the teachers and conditions of g.....

Three inducted in Assembly Committee

IMPHAL, August 28: The Manipur Legislative Assembly Secretariat has stated in a press release that under Rule 236 (1) of the Rules of Procedure and Conduct of Business in Manipur Legislative Assembly, three members namely L. Ibomcha Singh as Chairman of t.....

Four months long Youth and Adolescent Camp concludes

IMPHAL, August 28: Four months long ‘Imphal East – I, Block Youth and Adolescent Camp’ has been successfully organised from April 30 to August 28 at Sagolband Bazar, Imphal East, by Auxiliary Service for Human Affairs (ASHA), Sagolmang Bazar, under the sp.....

Workshop to discuss Manipur in India’s Look East Policy

IMPHAL, August 28: The Manipur Chamber of Foreign Trade and Industry (MACFI) in association with Manipur Update Media Group is organising a two day workshop entitled ‘Manipur in India’s Look East Policy’ on August 30 and August 31 at Classic Hotel, North .....

KNLF bans other rival Kuki organisations

Imphal Aug 27: The Kuki National Liberation Front (KNLF) has banned the Kuki People's Forum, Kuki Chief's Association (KCA), Thadou Students' Association (TSA), Kuki Students' Organization (KSO), Kuki Women Human Rights, said KNLF secretary Lalmoi i on We.....

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Charges framed against four personnel in connection to fake encounter case

IMPHAL | Aug 22 Special Judge (SIT), Imphal East has framed charges against four CDO personnel under section 120-B/201/302r/w IPC in connection to the extra judicial execution of Soram Ranjit in 2008. The four personnel have been identified as head .....

23-Aug-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Handbooks for eight legislations released in six local dialects including Manipuri

Handbooks for eight legislations released in six local dialects including Manipuri

IMPHAL | Aug 22 Information Education and Communication (IEC) handbooks for eight major legislations compiled in six local dialects including Manipuri were released today during a function held at Kuki Inn. The IEC materials or handbooks were releas.....

23-Aug-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Ekta Parishad demands solution for landless indigenes in coming assembly

Ekta Parishad demands solution for landless indigenes in coming assembly

IMPHAL | Aug 22 While demanding the government to provide legal document or patta for landless and homeless indigenous people residing without any patta, Ekta Parishad has urged the government to come up with a solution in the coming assembly session s.....

23-Aug-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Home delivery service of packaged drinking water fails customers after collecting payments

Unit staff refuses to share contact number of project manager to media IMPHAL | Aug 22 Many customers of newly launched packaged drinking water unit of Lamjingba Group, ‘Kangla’ have been raising complaints of not getting services after payment of R.....

23-Aug-2019 / A Staff Reporter

MPCC, CVOs extend condolences

IMPHAL| Aug 22 Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) have extended condolences over the demise of ex- president of Tamenglong district congress committee, G. Soihiam Haomei who passed away on August 22 A release signed by chairman of MPCC. M. Ol.....


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