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Storm wreaks havoc in Chandel

CHANDEL, May 22: At least eight houses were destroyed and many villagers were rendered homeless after a thunderstorm hit TM Dingpi village under Khengjoi Sub-Division in Chandel district last Saturday. After the storm wreaked havoc in the village, the he.....

Chandel DC inaugurated IVR connecting Purum Chunbang to NH 2

CHANDEL, May 21: Chandel deputy commissioner Robert Singh Kshetrimayum inaugurated the newly constructed Inter Village Road from Purum Chumbang Village to National Highway 102 at Chandel District Headquarters Road today. A formal function was held at the.....

JCILPS strike hits Bishnupur

BISHNUPUR, May 20: Normal life in Bishnupur district was greatly affected due to the 38-hour general strike called by Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) pressing the demand for conversion to Act the three bills passed in the Stat.....

Relief camps assisted

BISHNUPUR, May 19: An official team led by SDO Moirang S Daulat Khan and Chairperson of Moirang Municipal Council Romibala today provided eatable items to the four relief camps opened at Moirang following the heavy rainfall for the past few days. The rel.....

Unity call echoes at KNF Raising Day

KANGPOKPI, May 18: The Kuki National Front (KNF), the mother organization of Kuki underground movement, observed its 29th Raising Day at Ngahmun Play Ground in Tuijang Area of Sadar Hills today. Twenty nine years back on May 18 in the year 1987, KNF was .....

SDO assists help to rain-hit villages

BISHNUPUR, May 18: In a goodwill gesture, SDO Moirang Md Daulat extended assistance to around 60 people who have been taking shelter in the relief camp opened at Loktak Fish Market after their houses were affected by the heavy shower of rainfall for the l.....

Cdl, CCpur paralysed by 48-hr shutdown

CHANDEL, May 17: Owing to the 48 hours total shutdown in tribal areas imposed by the JAC against “anti-tribal” Bills, normal life in Chandel district was greatly affected. Vehicular movement along the Imphal-Moreh section of National Highway 102 and Cha.....

NFSA rice sold at Rs 10 a kg in Tamenglong fair price shops 

TAMENGONG, May 16: The National Food Security Act, (NFSA) 2013 which was recently launched by the Chief Minister of Manipur to provide food grains at subsidized rate, apparently remains ineffective in Tamenglong district especially in Nungba Sub-division......

Roles of men in society emphasised on KSBC Rising Day in Keithelmanbi

KANGPOKPI, May 16: An assortment of men’s department roles and responsibilities in the making of society and the nation as a whole among the Christian community has been remarkably emphasized on the 34th Foundation Day of Keithelmanbi Solam Baptist Church.....

Nongkam Satang IVR, playground and power service inaugurated

CHANDEL, May 15: The inter village road between Nongkam Satang and Lamlong Khunou Lamkhai, a public playground and electricity service in Nongkam Satang village in Chandel district were inaugurated by Commissioner of Horticulture & soil conservation, T P.....

Lightning kills five cows

BSIHNUPUR, May 14: In a rare incident, five cows were killed when they were struck by a lightning accompanied by heavy windstorm at Kwakta Ward No 8, Bishnupur district yesterday evening around 4.30. Reports said since locals were unaware of the incident.....

KSO Saikul condemns injury of lineman

KANGPOKPI, May 14: The Kuki Students’ Organization Saikul Gamkai vehemently condemned the reported electrocution and serious injury of a lineman yesterday at Denglen village under Saikul Sub Division while repairing the main line of power supply in the ar.....

Literary awards presented in Bishnupur

BSIHNUPUR, May 14: Two personalities aged above 60 years, who have worked in the field of literature for more than 30 years were honoured with awards during a solemn function held in Bishnupur district today. The awards were presented by United Writers’ F.....

Fire devastates house, loss pegged at Rs 70 lakh

CHANDEL, May 13: A fire that broke out at Tengnoupal village in Chandel district this morning completely gutted a residential house besides destroying properties worth lakhs of rupees. According to villagers, the semi pucca residential house of S.Thangk.....

Sadar Hills Gorkha bodies decry JAC Shantipur

KANGPOKPI, May 13: Various Gorkha civil bodies of Sadar Hills today vehemently decried the alleged silly utterances of JAC Shantipur and strongly condemned the deployment of Cdo in Sadar Hills administrative jurisdiction. Motbung-Charhajare Gorkha Youth .....

‘Don’t invites communal disharmony’, CSOs Sadar Hills tells JAC Shantipur

KANGPOKPI, May 12: Strongly reacting against the alleged communal reaction of JAC Shantipur during its sit-in-protest at Kanglatongbi on May 10, the civil society organizations of Sadar Hills asked the JAC Shantipur not to facilitate communal disharmony a.....

Withdraw Cdo’s from Gamgiphai within 2 days warns KWU Sadar Hills

KANGPOKPI, May 13: Irritated with the alleged hitherto of stationing police commandos at Gamgiphai, Kuki Women Union (KWU) Sadar Hills today warned to take up extreme form of agitation if the state Government fails to withdraw its force from Gamgiphai wit.....

Human chain in Bpr supports ILPS movement

BISHNUPUR, May 12: In support of the collective demand made by Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) for introduction of ILPS in the State to monitor the ever increasing influx of migrants, students under the aegis of JCILPS Student.....

CDOs not invited in hill areas: Thadou bodies

KANGPOKPI, May 12: Vehemently decrying the claims of JAC Shantipur against the Shooting of Rakesh Saha, Thadou civil bodies have warned it to make its intention clear over the deployment of Commandos in Sadar Hills. Thadou bodies including Thadou Student.....

NPF reaffirms stand on Naga peace process

KANGPOKPI, May 9: The Naga People’s Front (NPF), Manipur in its consultative meeting held on May 6 in Tamenglong district has reaffirmed its stance to continue supporting the Naga political dialogue. The NPF leader’s consultative meeting was attended by .....

Thadou bodies decry Cdo’s rescue story

KANGPOKPI, May 9: Strongly decrying the rescue story of Singhat MLA’s Public Relation Officer (PRO) from the clutches of the abductors, the Thadou Students’ Association; Thadou Youth Association and Thadou Women Association said that it was a fake story t.....

Mother’s Day observed at Kangpokpi

KANGPOKPI, May 8: Evoking the importance and significant role of mother and her unfaltering love towards her children, denizens of Kangpokpi observed the 102nd Mother’s Day today in the town. The observance was mostly witnessed among the Christian commun.....

Bishnupur hit by public curfew

Bishnupur , May 7: The 42-hour public curfew called by Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) in pursuit of its demand for implementation of ILPS in the State to monitor the rampant influx of migrants, also greatly affected normal li.....

KNF warns of penal action

KANGPOKPI, May 7: The Kuki National Front, a SoO signatory with the state and centre Government has today expressed its disappointment and concerned over the present unease situation in its operational areas and warn any newly formed armed groups and non .....

TDA calls 48-hr bandh along NH-37

IMPHAL, May 6: The Truck Drivers Association , Tamenglong has called a 48 hour bandh along the National Highway 37 starting from midnight of May 6. The reason for the bandh is the inaction of the State authorities to repair the dilapidated road condition .....

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Student found dead in boarding room under mysterious circumstances

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Price hike under BJP govt is outcome of poor management, says Gaikhangam

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IMPHAL | Jul 18 There is no sign that the problem among the present leaders of the state will come to an end, said president of Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC), Gaikhangam. He made the statement while briefing media during a sit in protest.....

19-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

CVOs appeal to state govt to resolve Indo-Myanmar border pillar issue soon

Press conference at ICHAM office on border pillar issue

IMPHAL | Jul 18 Civil voluntary organisations today appealed the state government to settle the Indo-Myanmar border pillar issue at earliest. The organisations are Information Centre for Hill Areas, Manipur (ICHAM), Committee on Protection of Indo-M.....

19-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

CM inaugurates new building of Horti dept

CM Biren inaugurates new building of Horticulture department

Horticulture sector key to state’s economic prosperity: CM IMPHAL | Jul 18 Chief Minister N. Biren Singh inaugurated the newly constructed building of directorate of Horticulture and Soil Conservation at Sanjenthong, Imphal East District today. S.....

19-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Couple sent to five days police custody

IMPHAL | Jul 18 Chief Judicial Magistrate, Imphal has sent a husband and wife to five days police custody till July 22 in connection to a case selling materials of a chit fund, ‘konjeng bee marup’ to its members in a cheaper price without giving any re.....

19-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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