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Employers instructed to pay annual bonus

IMPHAL, Oct 10: The deputy Labour Commissioner has instructed all employers to pay annual bonus in cash within eight months from the close of the accounting year to employees for not less than 30 working days in the accounting year in every factory and ot.....

KKIKL to support Sangai boycott

IMPHAL, Oct 9: The Kha Kanglei Inat Kanba Lup has said in a press release that it will support the decision to boycott the Sangai Festival as well as the joint committee against the Shri Govindajee Temple (Third Amemndment) Bill 2014. According to a rele.....

PREPAK (Pro) greets on its red army’s 37th rising day

IMPHAL, October 8: The outlawed People’s Revolutionary Party of Kangleipak (Progressive) has greeted the people of Manipur on the 37th rising day of its red army. A message signed by chairman, L Paliba Meitei also greeted its martyrs, leaders of the Corc.....

PREPAK calls for unity in rising day message

IMPHAL, October 8: The proscribed outfit People’s Revolutionary Party of Kangleipak has greeted the people of the land, member parties of the CorCom, other revolutionary outfits of the region on the occasion of its 37th rising day. A statement signed by .....

Sainik school alumni recieves Chief of Air Staff Unit Citation Award

IMPHAL, October 8: October 8: Nongthongbam Lokendro Singh, a Group Captain in the Indian Air Force has been conferred the coveted Chief of Air Staff Unit Citation Award for the year 2013-14, for Best Transport Squadron, on the 82nd Air Force Day celebrati.....

Combine force arrest five involve in IED blast

IMPHAL, October 8: Strict Police Commando, Thoubal, Imphal west and 2 Assam Rifles have arrested 5 persons involved in transportation and causing IED blasts in the State. According to a release, the combined team conducted search operation at the area of.....

Biren lavishes praise on Heignang for producing 11-member strong Asiad contingent

IMPHAL, October 8: Heingang legislator Nongthombam Biren has praised the people of Heignang for producing ten players and a coach to represent India at the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea. At a function for receiving the 11 individuals who parti.....

ABVP wants increase in number of selected candidates for MPSC interview

IMPHAL, October 7: The Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP), Manipur has appealed for an increase in the number of candidates to be called for interview for MPSC (MCS/MPS Exam 2014). In a press release the student body said there should be an amendm.....

WAD condemns bomb blasts series

IMPHAL, Oct 7: Women Action for Development (WAD) strongly condemned the recent series of bomb blast resulting in loss of innocent lives including women and children. In a press release, WAD has called to all to ensure that civilian lives are protected i.....

Consumer Club condemns alleged life attempt

IMPHAL, October 7: The Consumers’ Club, Manipur has condemned the alleged life attempt on its Senapati District Consumers’ Club branch, president, Maryna on October 2 by unknown assailants. According to a release of the club, it has demanded the assailan.....

CNPO seeks information on education through RTI

CHANDEL, October 7: Consequent to the failure of the district coordinators under Chandel Zonal Education Office to furnish detailed reports related to education in the district, the Chandel Naga People’s Organization (CNPO), under section 6 of RTI, has su.....

URF demands government to return arms and ammunitions

IMPHAL, Oct 6: The United Revolutionary Front has demanded that the government should return all the arms and ammunitions submitted by the outfit during the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding on February 13, 2013. A statement of the outfit, which.....

Gov greets on id-ul-zuha

IMPHAL, Oct 5: The Governor of Manipur, Dr. KK Paul has conveyed his warm greetings and good wishes to the people of Manipur especially the Muslim brethren on the occasion of Id-ul-Zuha. In his message, the Governor expressed hope that the festival will .....

Id-ul-zuha greetings from the CM

IMPHAL, Oct 5: Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh has conveyed his greetings and best wishes to the people of Manipur and especially the Muslims on the auspicious occasion of Id-ul-Zuha. In his message, the CM wished for the festival to unite all the peopl.....

Greetings from political parties

IMPHAL, Oct 5: Manipur Pradesh Trinamool Congress president Th Shyamkumar has greeted the people of the State especially the Muslims on the advent of Id-ul-zuha. In a press statement, the MPTC president said the day culminates the sacrifices made by prop.....

Peace talk signatory URF picks up arms once again

IMPHAL, October 2: The United Revolutionary Front, URF said the outfit is left with no other option other than quit the Memorandum of Understanding signed with both the State and Central governments and picked up arms once again. A press statement signed.....

National Lok Adalat to settle pending cases on December 6

IMPHAL, October 3: The Manipur State Legal Services Authority has said that necessary steps have been taken up to organize a National Lok Adalat to settle pending cases in the State. It said in a press release that the Chief Justice of India and patron-i.....

Abducted man found dead

IMPHAL, Oct 3: The body of a NSCN (K) cadre was found this evening around 4:30 with a bullet injury at Khongnem area in Senapati district. Sources said the cadre identified as Daikho, 36, of Mao Pungdong was abducted last night from his home by suspected.....

MSCW inquires on the death of Rojini Devi

IMPHAL, Oct 3: A team of Manipur State Commission for Women (MSCW) made a spot inquiry at the residence of Irengbam Rajen Singh of Irengbam village, Bishnupur district, in connection with the death of Irengbam (n) Pukhrambam (o) Rojini Devi, said a press .....

MSAD protest against the injustice done Sarita

IMPHAL, October 3: Manipur students protested in front of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) office at New Delhi today against the injustice done to boxer Sarita Devi and the controversial decision of the juries. A press release of the Manipur Students.....

Komrem chiefs’ body congratulates Mary Kom

IMPHAL, October 2: The Komrem Chief Welfare Association congratulated MC Mary Kom on her winning gold in boxing at the Asian Games held at Incheon, South Korea. In a press release, it has also extended gratitude to the State Chief Minister and the State.....

IIK rewards Sarita with National Pride Award

Pugilist Sarita with members of the IIK.

IMPHAL, October 2: The Indian community in Korea has honoured pugilist Laishram Sarita with the IIK National Pride Award, which include a cash award of USD 1710, contributed by Indians in Korea. According to a release of the Indians In Korea, the honour .....

KSO threatens NH 2 block

IMPHAL, Oct 2: The Kuki Student Organisation (KSO) has said that National Highway 102, Moreh Road will be blocked indefinitely from 6pm of October 6. According to a press release of the KSO, the blockade is called against the government’s negligence to p.....

Tree plantation drive at Langthabal

IMPHAL, Oct 2: The National Students’ Union of India has said that a ‘One day Tree Plantation Drive’ was organised along the roadsides of Langthabal playground and its surrounding areas on October 2 in connection with the 145th birth anniversary of Mahatm.....

Governor of Manipur offers greetings for Gandhi Jayanti

IMPHAL, October 1: The Governor of Manipur, Dr KK Paul has offered his greetings to the people of Manipur on the occasion of the 145th Birth Anniversary of the Father of the Nation and also has urged upon all the citizens to imbibe the principles enshrine.....

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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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