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TNL clarifies on Gurgaon sex racket case

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, May 22: Amid the uproar over the alleged implication of certain villages of Ukhrul district in the recent Gurgaon sex racket case, the Tangkhul Naga Long (TNL) has on Thursday clarified that the four female accused who identif.....

Calls for forest preservation reverberates on int’l Biodiversity day

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, May 22: As part of the International Biological Diversity Day, UDBRDS/DIMC Eco Club, Ukhrul organised a on the spot eco painting competition on protection of Shirui Lily biodiversity, apart from screening of environment relate.....

CDSU on agitation mode, ask government to revoke notice

By Alex Guite LAMKA, May 21: The Churachand District Students’ Union, the apex students’ body of the district today called on the media and expressed their intent for serious opposition to the proposed rationalisation and re-deployment policy of the Sta.....

Teachers transfer is a hurdle, says T Mangibabu

BISHNUPUR, May 21: Education is progressing with a momentum around the world and accordingly India government focuses it as fundamental rights of its citizen. However, educational scenario remains topsy turby in Manipur and the Education minister of the s.....

Floral show marks end of Shirui Lily Week

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, May 21: A magnificent Flower Show marked the closing ceremony of the Shirui Lily Week observance here at Ukhrul Town Hall on Wednesday. The floral competition is held each year as part of the Shirui Lily Week celebration with.....

EDM Project launched at Bishnupur

BISHNUPUR, May 21: The 3rd phase of the Environment and Development Management Project which will be implemented by Peoples’ Resource Development Association (PRDA) Bishnupur under the sponsorship of RNBA/EED (Brave for the World) was launched on Tuesday .....

Naga-Kuki joint body opposes KNLF designated camp at Chandel

By Ruwngthung Hrangbung CHANDEL, May 19: A joint meeting of Chandel District Naga-Kuki Joint Committee (CDNKJC) held on May 17 at Liwa Changning Community Hall in Chandel district resolved to oppose the construction of KNLF designated camp in the distri.....

Trust party’s secularism, CCpur BJP tells after landslide LS poll win

By Alex Guite LAMKA, May 19: The Churachandpur District BJP leaders celebrated the party’s landslide win at the Centre in the 16th Lok Sabha election. A press meet was also called in this connection today at Tuibuang, Lamka, Churachandpur. The meeting .....

Jiri News Network revived

JIRIBAM, May 18: The Jiri News Network (JNN), which was formed by the journalist of the Jiribam subdivision in 2004 but remained non-functional since then, was reactivated on Sunday in a simple function chaired by the senior journalist F Ahmed and accordi.....

Family hospitalised after consuming wild plant

By Alex Guite LAMKA, May 17: In an unfortunate incident in Churachandpur district, a family of eight members of K Patlian Village was hospitalised at the district hospital after consuming a vegetable known locally as ‘Sagol hidak’ ( Scientific name Brug.....

Sluggish road construction irks Ukhrul villages

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, May 17: Various road projects under Prime Minister's Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) are lying incomplete even after major portion of funds for the works have been withdrawn by respective agents, causing immense hardships to a horde.....

BJP, Jiribam elated over party’s win at Centre

JIRIBAM, May 17: The BJP, Jiribam Mandal has today thanked the people of the subdivision for their support to the party’s Outer Manipur Parliamentary Constituency candidate Prof Gangmumei Kamei. Addressing a media briefing at the mandal office, president.....

INC retains Outer seat, defeats nearest rival by 15 thousand votes

IMPHAL, May 17: Indian National Congress candidate, Thangso Baite has retained his Outer Manipur Parliamentary seat by securing 299618 votes while his nearest rival Naga Peoples’ Front candidate Soso Lorho received 281121 votes. Ten candidates including .....

Unplanned deforestation threatening Shirui Lily: Gov

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, May 15: For the first time in its history, the colourful festivities of Shirui Lily Week 2014 unfolded in the august presence of the Governor of Manipur VK Duggal who inaugurated the week long observance on Thursday at Shirui .....

Phubala Mini Sports Complex will be for the locals: CM

BISHNUPUR, May 14: State Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh today accompanied by his deputy Gaikhangam and Veterinary and Animal Husbandry Govindas Konthoujam inspected the site for the 2nd Indian Reserve Battalion post at Naransena in Bishnupur district. .....

Governor assures Ukhrul improvement in health care

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, May 14: Manipur Governor Vinod Kumar Duggal has today said that he has seen for himself the deprivation of proper health care to the people of Ukhrul due to various resource constraints faced by the lone government district ho.....

Ukhrul remains an easy target for child traffickers

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, May 13: In recent years, Ukhrul district has emerged as an easy target for an expanding network of child traffickers from across the country. While children from impoverished families in remote areas of the district are general.....

Army apology ends ATM assault impasse: K Zou

By Alex Guite LAMKA, May 13: The ongoing tussle resulting out of the assault of an ATM guard at CCpur with the army has been resolved today, said K Zou AAP candidate from the Manipur Outer constituency in the 16th Lok Sabha Election today. He said this a.....

Inspection conducted at Jiribam counting centre

JIRIBAM, May 13: Counting Observer AC Dinakar IFS who reached Jiribam today in connection with counting of votes for the 40/Jiribam Assembly Constituency of the 16th Lok Sabha Parliamentary Election Manipur State No.2 Outer Parliamentary Constituency, con.....

ADUSH defies APDS allegation, says ATDUM run in self-styled manner

KANGPOKPI, May 13: All Disabled Union Sadar Hills today outrightly flouted the Association of Person with Disability, Senapati (APDS) that alleged ADUSH of tarnishing the image and reputation of ATDUM. Speaking to the local media this evening at Kangpokp.....

Phubala locals demand clarificaton of construction work at loal playground

BISHNUPUR, May 13: Four local youth clubs of Phubala today called a press conference against the occupation of Phubala play ground by some unknown parties regarding construction of some structures at Phubala playground. The local clubs are Gandhi Memoria.....

Phubala locals demand clarificaton of construction work at loal playground

BISHNUPUR, May 13: Four local youth clubs of Phubala today called a press conference against the occupation of Phubala play ground by some unknown parties regarding construction of some structures at Phubala playground. The local clubs are Gandhi Memoria.....

Awareness campaign on climate change held

BISHNUPUR, May 13: The North East Dialogue Forum, Samaritan Resource Centre Manipur, New Life Foundation Moirang and the SAC Borayangbi jointly organised a one day public campaign cum awareness campaign on climate change at Sagang, Ccpur district today. .....

Army offers no apology to ATM assualt victim

LAMKA, May 12: After the publication of news on army excess and misuse of Armed Forces Special Power Act in Churachandpur in Imphal Free Press, Brig. of the 27-Sector of the Assam Rifles Aditya Maidan sent junior officers to meet K. Zou who is the AAP Lok.....

GR personnel compel guard to draw money from ATM, assaulted him

By Alex Guite Churachandpur, May 11: Aam Admi Party’s senior advisor and the party’s candidate in the outer Manipur seat at the recent Lok Sabha polls, K. Zou called a press conference at his residence in Zoveng,Churachandpur . K. Zou, a Delhi based se.....

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