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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.....

“7,01,987 job seekers in state”

IMPHAL, May 15: A total of 7,01,987 individuals are searching for jobs in the State this year alone, said a press statement of the DIPR. A total of 5,00,660 males and 2,01,327 females are searching for jobs, it said. The statement said, Imphal West with.....

Restrictions during vote counting at Senapati

IMPHAL, May 15: In relation with the counting of votes of the II-Outer Manipur Parliamentary Constituency in respect of 47-Karong (ST), 48-Mao (ST) and 49-Tadubi (ST) Assembly Constituency to be held at the Multi-Purpose Hall, Senapati HQ on May 16, Senap.....

CNPO objects to seperate KNLF designated camps

CHANDEL, May 14: The Chandel Naga Peoples' Organisation has objected to housing cadres of KNLF by setting up separate designated camps saying that it would hamper peaceful atmosphere in the district. Talking to media in connection with a press statement .....

Restriction under CrPC 144 in Chandel

IMPHAL, May 14: In connection with the counting of votes on May 16, the Chandel district magistrate has notified that under sub section 2 of section 144 CrPC, assembly of five or more persons within the radius of 500 metres from the Counting Centre at DRD.....

Meira Paibi Day on May 28

IMPHAL, May 14: The 16th annual Meira Paibi Day will be observed on May 28 at 11 am at the Tharo Devi ground located at Khurai Salanthong and will be organised by the Meira Paibi Numit Observation Committee. The Committee requests the people of the state.....

Opening of EVM strong rooms

IMPHAL, May 14: The counting of votes of the 6 Assembly Segments within Churachanpur District will be held on May 16 from 8 am onwards at the Counting Centre at DTC Building, near DC’s Office, Churachandpur. In relation with the counting, the Office of t.....

Scheme for clearing outstanding power dues announced

IMPHAL, May 14: With the main objective to improve the overall collection of revenue, the State government has given approval to the incentive scheme for liquidation of full outstanding dues and waiving 75 percent of surcharge amount. A press statement o.....

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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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