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AR contributes Rs 25 lakh for PM flood relief fund

IMPHAL, Nov 23: All ranks of the Assam Rifles have contributed Rs. 25 lakhs to the Prime Minister’s Relief Fund for welfare of the Victims of the recent devastating floods in Jammu and Kashmir. The Director General Assam Rifles, Lieutenant General Rames.....

Lok Adalat on December 6

IMPHAL, Nov 22: The office of the Imphal West District Legal Services Authority and Imphal East Legal Services Authority are organising a “National Lok Adalat” on December 6 at Cheirap Court Complex, Uripok Imphal for settling pending cases and pre-litiga.....

HIV counseling at Sangai Fest

IMPHAL, Nov 22: Free HIV counseling and testing facility will be provided at the Manipur Sangai Festival venue from November 23 till the end of the festival, informed a press release of the Manipur State AIDS Control Society. It said volunteers of the MA.....

Firstaid course

IMPHAL, Nov 22: A Certified Firstaid Training Course will be conducted jointly by the Manipur Fire Service and St John Ambulance (India) Manipur branch from December 3 to 5 at the Manipur Fire Service Head Quarter Imphal. Interested person between 20 to .....

Thiyam Ibochoubi national award

IMPHAL, Nov 22: Dr Karam Ibungohal, a Manipuri writer from Hojai, Assam will be conferred the Thiyam Ibochoubi National Award, which is given biannually by Sahitya Thoupang Lup. The award includes a cash price of Rs 10 thousand, citation and a shawl. The.....

Library assistant post vacant

IMPHAL, Nov 22: The joint registrar (ADMN/PM & P) of the High Court of Manipur has informed in a release that applications are invited for filling up one vacant post of Library Assistant in the High Court of Manipur. Details along with application form m.....

People from NE hold protest at Jantar Mantar

IMPHAL, November 21: The North-East Forum for International Solidarity (NEFIS) organised a protest at Jantar Mantar following the death of a young Ph.D. scholar from Manipur, Kashung Zingran Kengo who was brutally murdered at his residence at 9.30 pm as w.....

LPG regulation at Sangai Fest

IMPHAL, Nov 21: The Office of the District Supply Officer (CAF and PD), Imphal East District, Porompat said the District Magistrate, Imphal East District has ordered that use of LPG Cylinder containing gas 14.2 weight is prohibited in all stalls during th.....

Fire at Tabungkhok residence

IMPHAL, Nov 21: A fire broke out today at around six in the evening, at the residence of Th Ranjit Singh of Tabungkhonk Mayai Leikai, under Patsoi Police Station, Imphal West District. Sources said the fire started from an electric short circuit inside t.....

Disabled Mela

IMPHAL, Nov 21: The Relief Centre for the Welfare of Differently Abled Persons has said that the 2nd Winter Disable Mela for Inclusive Society from December 3 to 5 will be held in connection with the International Day of Person with Disability to be obser.....

REFORM observes 8th foundation day

IMPHAL, November 21: The Research Forum Manipur (REFORM) observed its 8th Foundation Day at the Manipur Press Club, Majorkhul today. Manipur State Pollution Control Board, Manipur chairman Dr Ng Bijoy Singh attended the function as chief guest, REFORM pr.....

Truckers demand Barak Bridge repaired

IMPHAL, November 21: The Highway Truck Owner’s Organisation (HITWO) has said that it jointly sent memorandum to the Prime Minister, Home Minister, Defence Minister, Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, Chief Minister of Manipur, Works Minister, Manipu.....

KCA flays attack on AR near Shijan village

IMPHAL, November 21: The Kuki Chiefs’ Association (KCA), Moreh has strongly condemned the attack on the Assam Rifles convoy near Shijan Village on November 21 and planting of IED near the Assam Rifles KLP at New Mongjang village on November 17 by unidenti.....

Two suspected UGs held

IMPHAL, November 20: A combined team of District police Commando, Imphal East and 30 Assam Rifles has conducted frisking and checking in front of Manipur Mall on November 18 regarding the presence of some anti social elements in and around Mantripukhri ar.....

Truckers demand Barak Bridge repair

IMPHAL, November 20: The Highway Truck Owner’s Organisation (HITWO) has said that it jointly sent memorandum to the Prime Minister, Home Minister, Defence Minister, Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, Chief Minister of Manipur, Works Minister, Manipu.....

Tamchon Football kicks off to a rousing start in New Delhi

The kick off ceremony of the 8th Northeast Tamchon Football Tournament at the Ambedkar Football Stadium, New Delhi.

NEW DELHI, November 19: The 8th Northeast Tamchon Football Tournament kicked off with a colourful cultural extravaganza yesterday evening at the Ambedkar football stadium. More than 8000 football fans from the Northeast witnessed the opening ceremony. Al.....

DESAM foundation day

IMPHAL, November 19: The Democratic Students’ Alliance of Manipur (DESAM) has said that it will organise the annual ‘Chingu Maichou Khongnang Thaba Award’ to be presented to renowned teachers on its 13th Foundation Day which falls on January 3. According.....

State pays homage to Indira Gandhi

IMPHAL, November 19: The Directorate of Information and Public Relations (DIPR) in a press release said that the National Integration Week was observed by the Manipur Government at the 1st MR Banquet Hall in connection with the 97th Birth Anniversary of I.....

ASI selected candidates still not given appointment letters

IMPHAL, November 19: The Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) DPC Selected Candidates and Guardians Association, 2010 has said though selected their appointment letters has not been issued by the Home Department for almost nine months now. According to a releas.....

MCC to hold two cycle tours

IMPHAL, November 19: The Manipur Cycle Club has said that it is organising a long distance tour and a short distance tour as part of Manipur Sangai Festival, 2014. According to a release of the Club, the long distance tour is a two nights and three days .....

MDAVO conducts one day consultation on dams and climate change

IMPHAL, November 19: The Mapithel Dam Affected Villagers Organization has jointly organised a One Day Consultation on Dams and Climate Change in India’s North East at Manipur Press Club at Imphal on November 10 with the All Loktak Lake Areas Fishermen’s U.....

One held by AR

IMPHAL, Nov 18: Troops of the 30 Assam Rifles of 9 Sector AR has apprehended a recognised arms dealer affiliated to various VBIGs and HBIGs at a vehicle check post in the general area of Koirengei a release of the PRO. The person has been identified as T.....

Chaoba opens Ek Bharat – Shreshtha Bharat campaign at Utlou

IMPHAL, November 18: A 5-day Photo Exhibition on the theme ‘Ek Bharat – Shreshtha Bharat’ was set into motion on November 18 at the Indoor Stadium, SAI, Utlou in Bishnupur District of Manipur by the Field Exhibition Office, Directorate of Advertising & Vi.....

WAD laments injury caused to six girl students

IMPHAL, November 18: The Women Action for Development (WAD) has expressed serious concern over the injuries caused to six girl students by the police while controlling an agitated mobs protesting against a rape and murder by Thiyam Sureshkumar at the prem.....

AMCTA flays government

IMPHAL, Nov 17: The All Manipur College Teachers’ Association, AMCTA has said that an Emergency Executive Committee meeting was held on November 17 at Manipur College to condemn the government order for regularisation of three Principals without fresh not.....

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Manipur is for all, it belongs to no particular community: Suresh Babu

IMPHAL | Oct 15 “The state of Manipur is for all and the ancestral land belongs to no particular community; the misunderstanding between the communities and state government that may affect people’s sentiments will also be solved soon.” Chief secret.....

16-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Acute shortage of ART drugs resurfaces in State

Acute shortage of ART drugs resurfaces in State

PLHIVs feel ignored by MACS, govt By Donald Sairem IMPHAL | Oct 15 Even though Manipur is among the states with highest HIV/AIDS prevalence, the state is yet again facing acute shortage of Antiretroviral (ARV) drugs to be provided to People Liv.....

16-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Refrain from making provocative statements on ‘Anglo-Kuki War’, appeals UNC

IMPHAL | Oct 15 The United Naga Council (UNC) appealed to the Kuki ‘brethren’ to restrain from making provocative statement and activities in commemorating the centenary of the ‘Anglo-Kuki War 1917-19’ which is to be organised by Kuki Inpi Manipur. .....

Total shut down paralyses normal life

IMPHAL| Oct 15 The 12-hour general strike imposed today by Coordination Committee (CorCom) and Alliance for Socialist Unity - Kangleipak (ASUK) severely affected normal life in Manipur valley with all activities coming to a standstill. The total sh.....

16-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Roadside fuel businesses run low due to fewer bandhs

Roadside fuel businesses run low due to fewer bandhs

By Lelen Vaiphei IMPHAL | Oct 15 Bandhs and strikes in the state paralyse daily activities of the state. Every individual ceases their daily work in support of the bandh or either to avoid any untoward incidents, but it is a common scene to witness .....

16-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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