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KCP greets people on anniversary of armed wing

IMPHAL, August 12: The Kangleipak Communist Party has greeted the people of Manipur and the armed wings of the outfits under the CorCom on the 10th anniversary of the outfit’s armed wing Miyamgi Fingang Lanmi which falls on August 13. A statement signed .....

Imphal traffic diversions announced for Aug13 functions

IMPHAL, August 12: The superintendent of police, Imphal West, has stated that the Patriots’ Day will be observed at Hicham Yaichampat (Moirangkhom), Kangla and BT Park on August 13. According to a release of the SP, only invitees’ vehicle having car pass.....

Guv, others greet on Patriots’ Day

IMPHAL, Aug 12: The Governor VK Duggal has wished the people of the State on the occassion of Patriots Day. A message of the Governor says that the occassion reminds of the heroic forefathers like Bir Tikendrajit, Thangal General, Chirai Naga, Pukhrambam.....

SLM to observe Patriots’ Day

IMPHAL, August 12: The Students League Manipur (SLM) in collaboration with Organisation for Movement of Indigenous Peoples of Manipur (OMIPM) and other units will observe 13th August Patriots’ Day. According to a release of SLM, a poetry competition and .....

NE outfits call joint boycott of I-Day celebration

IMPHAL, Augsut 11: Several proscribed outfits of the region have jointly announced to boycott the celebration of Indian Independence Day on August 15 in the region. A statement of the CorCom signed by its media coordinator H Poirei has said that the Coro.....

College teachers appeal for end to MU crisis

IMPHAL, August 11: The Federation of Government College Teachers’ Association, Manipur has demanded early restoration of academic activities and peaceful environment in the university. According to a release of the federation, the university authorities .....

Deputy Chief of the Army Staff visits Manipur

IMPHAL, August 11: Lieutenant General Jai Prakash Nehra, Deputy Chief of the Army Staff, arrived in Manipur on a two day visit, said an IGAR (South) press release. It said, the General officer reviewed the security situation in the State with the IGAR (S.....

KCP (MC) calls 12 hour curfew on Independence Day

IMPHAL, August 10: The proscribed Kangleipak Communist Party (MC) has called for a 12 hours public curfew on the August 15 Independence Day. A press handout signed by its Secretary, Information & Publicity Paikhomba Meitei said the day marks the transfer .....

Prakash Javedkar releases book on Loktak Lake

Imphal, Aug 10: Union Minister of Environment and Forest government of India Prakash Javedkar released a book entitled “The Loktak Lake and Manipuri Life World (Putting the Ramsar Sites to Inconsequential Abyss) today. A simple book release function was .....

Zeliangrong bodies threaten bandh if Ringsanbou’s killers not arrested

IMPHAL, August 10: Several Zeliangrong bodies have set midnight of August 12 as deadline for the law enforcing bodies to arrest the assailants involved in attacking Ringsanbou Newmai a student of the Don Bosco College, Maram. The Zeliangrong Students’ Un.....

CWG medal lifters team to arrive today

IMPHAL, Aug 9: The Manipur Weight Lifting Association, Imphal has informed to all members of the association, well wishers and the sportspersons of the State that Kh. Sanjita Chanu, the first Gold medalist and S Mirabai Chanu, the Silver medalist of the X.....

27th Poumai Naotumai Me Raising Day observed

SENAPATI, Aug 9: Poumai Naotumai Me, the apex women organisations of Poumai community celebrated its 27th Raising Day today under the theme ‘Women and social upliftment’. The day was observed by all the federal units in their respective places too. Comm.....

Manipur Maoist to boycott Independence Day

IMPHAL, August 8: The proscribed Maoist Communist Party of Manipur has stated that it will boycott the August 15 Independence Day of India. A statement signed by its secretary publicity and propaganda, Nonglen Meitei, has said that there is no rationale .....

PREPAK (Pro) refutes

IMPHAL, August 9: The senior publicity officer of the proscribed PREPAK (Pro) has clarified that Rajkumar Sonamani alias Manisana, 42, son of RK Kheda from Wangjing, who was apprehended by the State security force from Koirengei Bazar is not related with .....

NPMHR observes World Indigenous People Day

IMPHAL, August 9: The Naga Peoples Movement for Human Rights observed the International Day of the World Indigenous Peoples today at Kohima along with solidarity members and other participants, under the banner “Bridging the Gap: Implementing the Rights o.....

ILP protests

IMPHAL, August 8: Protests for implementing the Inner Line Permit System were held at several places in the state during the day. These include at Sekmaijin Keithel, Sekmaijin Litan Makhong, Sekmaijin Ereima Lampak, Wangoi Ninthou TV Tower, Keirak Dam an.....

PREPAK greetings on Indigenous Day

IMPHAL, August 8: The People’s Revolutionary Front of Kangleipak (PREPAK) in release by its publicity secretary Leibak Ngakpa Luwang greeted the public on the occasion of the Indigenous People’s Day. It said that various oppressive measures have been car.....

SC hears HRA case on 1528 custodial killings

IMPHAL, Aug 8: The Human Rights Alert (HRA) has stated that the PIL filed by EEVFAM and HRA on 1528 extrajudicial executions in Manipur was heard in the Supreme Court on August 8. According to a release of the HRA, a division bench consisting of .....

TAKL slams police inaction in Alice murder case

IMPHAL, Aug 8: The Tangkhul Aze Katamnao Long (TAKL) had strongly condemned the brutal killing of NS Alice, wife of Pebam Ranjit Singh currently residing at Chingmeirong in the early hour of 28-29 July at the construction site of Mini Secretariat near Man.....

NPMHR and VVD to campaign for indigenous rights

IMPHAL, August 8: The Naga Peoples’ Movement for Human Rights (NPMHR) in collaboration with Volunteers for Village Development (VVD) had stated that the World Indigenous Peoples Day will be observed at Ukhrul on August 10 amidst the prevailing restrictive.....

Pine logs to be auctioned off by Forest Dept

IMPHAL, August 8: The Divisional Forest Officer had notified that an auction sale of 17 numbers pine logs having 2.297 cum. and 74 numbers having 10.262 cum. will be held at the office of Central Forest division, Mantripukhri on August 22 at 12.30 pm and .....

IGNTU students peeved by understaffed faculties

IMPHAL, August 8: The Indira Gandhi National Tribal University Students’ Union had stated that the contracts of two Guest Faculties engaged of the departments of Tribal Studies and Sociology had not been extended as of yet. According to a release of the .....

AISF observes Indigenous Peoples’ Day

IMPHAL, August 8: The All India Students’ Federation (AISF), Manipur State Council said the International Day of the World’s Indigenous People was observed at Head Office of Irabot Bhavan at 11.30 am on August 8. According to the release of the AISF, the.....

LDA releases book on birds found in Manipur

IMPHAL, August 8: A book entitled “Mahousa Lairmbigee Mashaigonda Thirushi Lao – Yenglusi Lao” written by Dr Khangembam Shamungou was released today at the Press Club, Imphal. The function was organised by the Loktak Development Authority. B Jayantakumar.....

AMWJU withdraws RIMS boycott

IMPHAL, August 7: The All Manipur Working Journalist’ Union has lifted its boycott against the Regional Institute of Medical Sciences, Imphal, said a statement signed by the union’s secretary GA Naocha. It said the boycott has been lifted following a for.....

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