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Guest lecturers body lauds govt

IMPHAL, Sept 4: The All Manipur Government College Guest Lecturer Association has extended its gratitude towards the government for the post creation for regularization of the part time lecturers. According to a release of the association, it also appeal.....

TKLI seeks suspension of Ukhrul DC, SP

IMPHAL, Sept 4: The Tangkhul Katamnao Long Imphalhas demanded the immediate suspension of Ukhrul deputy commissioner and superintendent of police while condemning the August 30 incident at Ukhrul which left two demonstrators dead in police firing. While .....

CORE condemns AR’s reported ill-treatment of villagers in aftermath of bomb attack

IMPHAL, September 3: The Centre for Organisation Research and Education (CORE) has strongly condemned the reported bomb blast near the AR post located at Old Samtal (Samat) Village in Chandel District in the early morning of August 26 that was claimed by .....

Civic action programmes of the Indian army means to suppress movement: RPF

IMPHAL, Sept 3: The proscribed outfit, the Revolutionary People’s Front has said India is resorting to all forms of strategies including terror and violence to defeat the genuine movement to regain freedom of Manipur. A statement issued by its secretary .....

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.....

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State cabinet approves ‘Stand-Up Manipur’ scheme

IMPHAL | Oct 12 The State Cabinet today approved the ‘Stand Up Manipur’ scheme under the existing Start Up Manipur Scheme. The scheme will provide subsidy and soft loans to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, OBC, Women and Minorities of the State for se.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter
13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

RN Ravi to meet Naga representatives on Oct 18

IMPHAL I Oct 12 The Government of India representative and interlocutor for the Naga peace talks, RN Ravi, who is also the Governor of Nagaland will hold a consultative meeting with the “primary stakeholders, Church leaders and civil societies” at 2.30.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

UCM reaffirms stand against any division on ethnic lines

UCM president Sunil Karam briefing media at its office

IMPHAL | Oct 12 “Every community in the State should be consulted by the state government before placing any political aspiration and demand to the Centre. We are all prepared to resist if the NSCN (IM) peace talks outcome compromises state’s territori.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Flat tyre halts Air Asia passengers for 24 hrs at Imphal airport

IMPHAL | Oct 12 More than 150 passengers were left stranded for nearly 24 hours at Bir Tikendrajit International Airport (BTIA) after one of the rear tyres of a Delhi bound Air Asia flight deflated before taking off yesterday. When IFP went to enqui.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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