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JD(U) respects the parliament but not the MP elect

IMPHAL, May 22: Janata Dal (United) doesn’t honour the electd Member of Parliaments (MP) of Manipur but does honour their certificates because every section of people in Manipur knows that the Congress Party manipulate the elections to win the recent Lok .....

Student not a trading commodity: Association

IMPHAL, May 22: The All Manipur Recognised Private Schools’ Welfare Association has appealed on Thursday to all concerned that education as well as students of the state should not be considered as trading commodities by private schools. The above remark.....

ANSAM demands cancellation of MCSCC prelims exam

IMPHAL, May 22: It has once again been demonstrated to the people of Manipur that the highest recruiting organ of the Government of Manipur cannot be trusted to carry out its mandate with integrity, efficiency and acceptability as 16 questions in the Mani.....

Eastern Army Commander visits Manipur

IMPHAL, May 21: Lt Gen MMS Rai, GOC-in-C Eastern Command arrived in the State on a day’s visit to HQ IGAR(S) and 57 Mountain Division, informed a press release of the PRO IGAR (s). It further said that the GOC-in-C was briefed on the prevailing security .....

Condolence continue

IMPHAL, May 21: The Manipur State Council, Communist Party of India has condoled the demise of noted writer Nongthombam Kunjamohan Singh during a condolence meeting held at Irabot Bhavan today, said a press release of the council. During the meeting, Sta.....

ALT congratulates

CHANDEL, May 21: The Anal Lenruwl Tangpi (ALT) has congratulated all the successful division holders of the district of the HSLC and HSSLC examination 2014. The ALT statement signed and issued by the organisation’s Assembly speaker cum care taker Langhu .....

UKLF disapproves camping of unfriendly armed groups

IMPHAL, May 21: The UKLF, in a statement, clarified that the organization had never forced or pressurised anybody to oppose the setting up of KNLF camp at Semol village and that the people raised their own objection owing to the reason that installing two.....

SDRGA condoles Mukul Sinha’s demise

IMPHAL, May 20: Save Democracy Repeal AFSPA Group (SDRAG) and students from Manipur convened a condolence meeting on the demise of prominent lawyer Mukul Sinha at 4 pm Tuesday. Mukul Sinha was one of the lawyers who fought for the six cases that were sel.....

AMCTA demands for timely release of pay

IMPHAL, May 19: The All Manipur College Teachers' Association (AMCTA) in a press release has requested the Chief Minister of Manipur to pay their salaries including SCA and TA in time. It also reminded that the CM and his Education minister had met with .....

WWII veterans narrate war experiences

Imphal, May 19: Two WW II war vetarans attended the observation of the Battle of Torbung at Tollen Village, Torbung, Churachandpur today as special guests. The two veterans are identified as - 92 years old Kaikhai Kuki of 1st Assam Regiment and 91 year o.....

World Hypertension Day observed

IMPHAL, May 19: The SKY hospital RIMS Road today observed the World Hypertension Day at the hospital premises on May 17 last by organising a CME program on Trans-Esophageal Echocardiography (TEE), said the hospital in a press release. Dr S Radhakrishnan,.....

KNF calls for unity during raising day observation

IMPHAL, May 18: The Kuki National Front has celebrated its 27th Raising Day at Camp Ebenezer, Natheljang. Home secretary of KNF, Jangboi has extended his gratitude towards the leaders, delegates and the public for their valuable time, said a press releas.....

Annoyed SDSA questions quality of highway repairing work

SENAPATI, May 18: The Senapati District Students’ Association (SDSA) is not pleased with the quality of repair and maintenance work of the National Highway 2. Expressing resentment on the alleged sub-standard works with poor quality of the asphalt mix re.....

Kendriya Vidyalaya parents body formed

IMPHAL, May18: The Kendriya Vidyalaya, Lamphelpat, has formed its Parents’ Association for the academic session of 2014-15 on May 14 appointing Dr Th Ranadhir Singh as president, Th Rajen Singh and Dr Ch Rajlakshmi Devi as vice-president, Th Shashikanta S.....

AR arrest MNRF cadre

IMPHAL, May 18: Troops of 24 Assam Rifles of 26 Sector under the aegis of HQ IGAR (S) established a check post on NH 102 at Tengnpupal and apprehended an MNRF cadre on May 17, said a PRO IGAR (s) statement. The MNRF cadre was apprehended when he was trav.....

BJP Ukhrul expresses gratitude

IMPHAL, May 18: The BJP Ukhrul District has expressed greetings and gratitude towards the people of Ukhrul who have supported the party during the recently conducted LS polls. The historical change which is happening in the country with remarkable intern.....

Four arrested for carrying illegal cough syrup

IMPHAL, May 18: A police team of NAB has seized 260 bottles of CLOWARD cough syrup containing codeine phosphate in three carton boxes and 90 bottles of Yekodi cough syrup containing codeine phosphate in one carton box on May 17. According to a press rele.....

Book released at Shillong

IMPHAL, May 18: A Manipuri poetry book titled “Wathok” written by Mei Bhagat was released today at a function held at the Manipur House (Rajbari), Shillong, Meghalaya, said a press release from the Manipuri Sahitya Parishad, Meghalaya. The book is publis.....

LSA shows gratitude

IMPHAL, May 17: The Left and Secular Alliance Manipur has extended its gratitude towards the people of the State for casting their valuable votes to its candidate, Dr M Nara Singh. A press release of the alliance has also wished that the people of the st.....

Career guidance at Chandel

IMPHAL, May 17: The Thadou Students Association (TSA), Chandel District organised a one day career guidance program for students of class X, XII and graduates of the district under the theme “March Forward” at Pallel High School today. The program commen.....

Taxation dept streamlines road permit for goods transport

IMPHAL, May 17: The Department of Taxation, Manipur has noticed in the recent times that a number of private parties buy a variety of goods outside the state and bring to Manipur by road without paying any tax in the name of private consumption and not fo.....

CNPO calls public meeting for road on May 20

CHANDEL, May 16: The Chandel Naga People's Organisation (CNPO) has convened a public meeting on May 20 at MACA Hall to discuss about execution of Mass Social work of the road from Pallel to Chandel and banning of Band Saw in the district. The press notif.....

Opening of EVM Strong-rooms

IMPHAL, May 15: The Office of the District Election Officer, Imphal West has given notification in relation to the 1-Inner Manipur PC that the counting of votes for SDO/AROs of Lamphel, Lamsang, Patsoi and Wangoi will be taken up by their respective AROs .....

PLA claims Ccpur attack on SF

IMPHAL, May 15: The proscribed outfit Revolutionary People’s Front (RPF) has claimed that the outfit’s armed wing People’s Liberation Army had carried out the attacked on a combined team of 25 Madras regiment and 1/11 GR on May 14 at Churachandpur distric.....

Handloom and handicraft co-op inaugurated at Ukhrul

IMPHAL, May 15: The extended office of Ukhrul District Handloom and Handicraft Co-Operative Federation (UDHAHCoF) located at Phungreitang West, Ukhrul was inaugurated on May 14 by the first Lady of Manipur, Madhu Duggal. The Federation is formed by a con.....

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Govt teachers to take mass casual leave from today against downgrading of pay

Agitated teachers burning down the ROP copy

IMPHAL | Jul 19 Decrying the Manipur Services (Revision Pay) Rules, 2019 notified by the government on July 11 and demanding reasonable pay scale, more than 10,000 teachers inclusive of higher secondary lecturers, primary teachers and graduate teachers.....

20-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Justice hurried is justice buried

Matter listed by High Court fails to make it in cause list IMPHAL | Jul 19 A petition filed by Imphal Free Press (IFP) in the High Court of Manipur, pertaining to defamation case filed by the Chief Minister, which was supposed to be listed for heari.....

20-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

SSUM to shutdown Standard Robarth school from today

SSUM president Soraijam Yaima (centre) speaks to media persons during press conference

IMPHAL | Jul 19 Following the mysterious death of a girl student inside the boarding room of Standard Robarth Higher Secondary School, Canchipur, Socialist Students’ Union of Manipur (SSUM) imposed a shutdown on the school, from Saturday. A class 7 .....

20-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Death of Babysana is a premeditated murder: JAC

Sit-in-protest at Thangmeiband against the death of Babysana

IMPHAL | Jul 19 Demanding that the culprits involved in the mysterious death of Ningthoujam Babysana Chanu must be booked, JAC formed against the death along with locals staged a sit-in-protest today at Thangmeiband area opposite THAU ground. Speaki.....

20-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Farmers’ body alleges authority of Dolaithabi barrage

Water scarcity affects paddy cultivation in Khudrakpam

IMPHAL | Jul 19 Khudrakpam Kendra Youths Organisation (KHUKYO) has alleged the officials and authority of Dolaithabi barrage project that it has failed to deliver its promises and that these officials are also avoiding to meet the villagers. Secreta.....

20-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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