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Bomb attack condemned

IMPHAL, June 16: The Democratic Students’ Alliance of Manipur has strongly condemned the bomb threat against the chairman of Council of Higher Secondary Education Manipur, Dr Hamom Naba of Sega Road Thouda Bhabok Leikai on June 15. The alliance has appea.....

Medical board sitting to determine disability

IMPHAL, June 16: The sittings of the Medical Board in pursuance of the director of Health Services, Manipur’s Orders No. 104/1/2014-DHS dated June 10 to determine the persons with locomotor disorder/disability of lower limb between 50 percent -70percent i.....

KCP KK Nganba chairman arrested

IMPHAL, June 15: Security forces have a arrested the self styled chairman of proscribed outfit KCP (KK Nganba) identified as Chongtham Manglemjao alias KK Nganba from Nagamapal Singjubung Leirak. He was arrested following a follow up action to the arrest.....

AAMSU felicitates meritorious students, literary Awardee

SILCHAR, June 15 (JNN): The All Assam Manipuri Students’ Union (AAMSU) organised a felicitation function of meritorious students who secured first division marks in the HSLC examination and Sahitya Akademy Awardee, Oinam Nilkantha at BR Ambekar Hall, Silc.....

ZB supports UNC bandh

IMPHAL, June 15: The Zeliangrong Baudi Manipur fully supports the 48 hr total bandh of United Naga Council which will be started from June16 midnight. A press release of the body has further appealed to all transporters not to defy the total bandh so as .....

Legal aids held at Chandel

CHANDEL, June 15: Manipur State Legal Services Authority in collaboration with the Anal Naga Students' Union Chakpi Branch and Human Rights Initiative Manipur extended the benefit of Legal Aids during a one day Legal Literacy & Awareness Programme held at.....

"Turel Nangdi" gets State Literary Award

IMPHAL, June 15: The 6th Manipur State Ward for Literature 2013 will be presented to Birendrajit Naorem for his collection of poems "Turel Nangdi". Subsequently, the Department of Language Planning and Implementation, Government of Manipur is organising .....

‘Not related with PREPAK’

IMPHAL, June 14: The proscribed outfit People’s Revolutionary Party of Kangleipak has said in a press release that the party has no relation with Paonam Suresh Singh, 23, son of (L) P Iboyaima of Moreh Ward No 4, Prem Nagar who was said to be arrested by .....

KCLC election

IMPHAL, June 14: The Kuki Catholic Women Union has elected Juliana Domneiting of Sugnu St. Joseph’s Parish as the new president of KCWUM on June 7 at Retreat House, Mantripukhri in the presence of all the execuitve Ccommittee (KCLC). A press statement of.....

State BJP for MHR Commission revival

IMPHAL, June 13: The Bharatiya Janata Party, Manipur Pradesh has stated that the Parliament of India has enacted the Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993 in recognition to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights and also pursuant to Unite.....

CNPO meetings resolve to demand land record transfer

CHANDEL, June 13: Two public meetings convened since yesterday at different places in Chandel district convened by the CNPO have pledged to demand transfer of land records from Thoubal to Chandel district. The first sitting at Liwa Changning yesterday wa.....

WAD condemns alleged rape

IMPHAL, June 13: The Women Action for Development (WAD) strongly condemns the repeated alleged rape of a 13 years old visually impaired student on April 14, 2014, said a press release signed by the organisation’s coordinator, Tuithung Aphy. It is very un.....

Search operation conducted

IMPHAL, June 13: The Bishnupur district police commandos on June 10 conducted search operation at Toubul village and during the operation, a cadre of KCP (MTF) identified as Sanabam Samananda Meitei alies Ibung, 23, son of S Tarpon Meitei of Kabo Wakching.....

AR organises UPSC (mains) coaching

IMPHAL, June 13: A three week pre UPSC written examination coaching for NDA/CDS entrance examination under ‘Youth Empowerment - Phase V’ is being organised by 40 Assam Riles of 9 Sector AR under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South) on June 13 and 14, conveyed it .....

Employees seek salaries

IMPHAL, June 12: The Manipur Electricity Employees’ Union has appealed to the managements and the concerned authorities to distribute the three months pending salaries of the employees of the Electricity Department at the earliest. A press release of the.....

CORE deplores NH 37 condition

IMPHAL, June 12: A Centre for Organisation Research and Education (CORE) executive team traversed the National Highway 37 - formerly known as NH 53 on 2nd June this year enroute to Jiribam from Imphal to participate in the celebrations of World Environmen.....

Painting competition on child labour

IMPHAL, June 12: The All India Students’ Federation (AISF) Manipur State Council will hold a State Level Painting Competition on July 20 at DM College of Commerce, Imphal under the theme ‘Child Labour’ under the 3 categories namely, A (Class I-III), B (Cl.....

Gaikhangam inaugurates hostels for STs at Moreh

IMPHAL, June 11: The deputy Chief Minister Gaikhangam today inaugurated the hostels for both boys and girls of the Eklavya Residential Model School at Chikin village, Moreh and also the bridge constructed over Khujairok River. According to a press releas.....

Journalist assaulted

IMPHAL, June 11: The All Manipur Working Journalist’s Union strongly condemned the assault towards the staff-reporter Dhanabanta Loukrakpam by Pheiroijam Naocha alias Nanao at the intervening night of June 10 and 11. AMWJU takes assault very seriously. D.....

ATSUM demand cease on second instalment fund, until and unless ASMDC nullified

Imphal, June 11: The All Tribal Students Union, Manipur has demanded to stop the second instalment of funds for Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) to the Adhoc School Management Development Committee (ASMDC) until ASDMC is nullified and its account ceased. In a.....

Club to check liquor vendors

IMPHAL, June 10: A meeting was held at the WAL United Youths’ Club, Wangkhei Angom Leikai on June 10 at 6 pm which resolved to organise awareness campaigns against liquor consumption. According to a press release of the club, the meeting also decided to .....

Naga areas bandh from June 16

IMPHAL, June 10: The United Naga Council has said in a press release that a 48 hour bandh will be observed from June 16 to June 18 at all Naga areas. The United Naga Council has stated that the Government of Manipur has issued an office memorandum dated .....

Sanamahi Chenghongba

IMPHAL, June 10: The Kangla Religious Committee has stated that the annual event of ‘Sanamahi Chenghongba’ will be held on June 13 at Sanamahi Shrine inside the Kangla Fort at 10 am and requested to one and all to attend the event......

Enrolment campaign

IMPHAL, June 10: As part of the mass enrolment campaign, a mass enrolment drive was organised by Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha, Manipur Pradesh at Chingkham Makha under Lilong A/C on June 9. President of BJYM, O Malesh Singh, vice-president, Kh Basanta Si.....

APDS seeks public apology

IMPHAL, June 10: The Association of Persons with Disabilities, Senapati (APDS) has demanded the Kuki Students’ Organisation, Sardar Hills and Senapati District Students’ Association to make a public apology towards the APDS for their false accusation stat.....

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High Court directs army to hand over unaccounted weapons to police

Lt. Col. Dharamvir (Right) -File Photo

Lt. Col. Dharamvir’s case IMPHAL | Sep 22 The High Court of Manipur has directed the Commanding officer (CO) of 3 Corps Intelligence and Surveillance Unit and Officer Commanding (OC) of M Sector Imphal West to inform and hand over the alleged unacco.....

23-Sep-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Makhan arson was to protect ‘ancestral land’: NMPO

IMPHAL | Sep 22 Clarifying on the recent incident of torching 18 houses at Makhan Khuman village under Senapati district, Northern Maram People’s Organisation (NMPO) has said, they took up the extreme step as retaliation for taking up developmental act.....

23-Sep-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Mizo-Gangte discord on tribe issue

IMPHAL| Sep 22 The Gangte Tribe Co-Ordination Committee, Manipur (GTCC) expressed unhappiness on the alleged interference in the ‘Gangte tribe’s internal affairs’ by the ‘Mizo People Convention Sub-Headquarters (MPC Sub HQs).’ In a statement issued .....

MLA urges local clubs to join anti-drug fight

MLA, K. Meghachandra felicitating a student

THOUBAL| Sep 22 “The problem of drug usage in the State has reached a crucial stage; and local clubs have a strong responsibility in order to combat the menace,” said Wangkhem MLA, K. Meghachandra at a ‘public awareness programme on drugs’ held here to.....

Artists are harbinger of social change, says Nara

‘24th State-Level Jana Neta Hijam Irawat Seitha Eshei Changdamnaba’  at JN dance

IMPHAL | Sep 22 Artists need to play a crucial role in bringing about social change in the state. Artworks whether poems, paintings, songs, etc. portray contemporary society and help in shaping it towards a better future. This was stated by veteran .....

23-Sep-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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