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House gutted by jungle fire

CHANDEL, March 14: A jungle fire started by miscreants at about 9 pm yesterday spread to Khulsaibung village in the Machi sub division of Chandel district, according a informed sources. The fire started spreading into the village and a wooden house belon.....

Sangaikot villagers lament official oversight of their sorry plight

LAMKA, March 12: Negligence on the part of the electricity and other departments in the Sangaikot TD Block area of Ccpur has resulted in the stalling of most developmental works at Sangaikot leaving them incomplete and unattended. A visit by a select gro.....

ATSUM to reject Directorate of Education(S) notification

KANGPOKPI, Mar 13: Terming the March 11 notification of Directorate of Education(s), administrative section, for appointments of teachers and lecturers on contract basis as ‘Disparity and Injustice’ the All Tribal Students’ Union Manipur (ATSUM) today sai.....

Four poachers of wild Loktak birds held

BISHNUPUR, March 13: Four poachers shooting wild birds at Loktak Lake were held by volunteers of the Global Science Club Khoijuman today. The poachers had two single barrel 12 bore licensed guns and nine cartridges with them. They have thereafter been ha.....

Child rights alliance visits home were children were routinely raped by administrator

By Alex Guite LAMKA, March 11: A committee of the Manipur Alliance for Child Right, MACR, Imphal, headed by its convener Keisham Pradip along with four members and councillor of the CWC, Manipur, in collaboration with the MACR, Churachandpur Chapter, wen.....

ZTKL brainstorms on students' career path

R Lester Makang UKHRUL, March 4: Taking cognizance of the importance of guiding students on choosing the best career option, the Zingtun Tangkhul Katamnao Long (ZTKL)in tandeem with the Somdal Katamnao Long (SKL) today organized a day-long seminar on ca.....

Ukhrul IDSP on alert for Swine Flu emergencies

R Lester Makang UKHRUL, March 3: Even though not a single case of Swine Flu has so far been detected in any part of the State, it is imperative to take precautionary measures to deal with any eventuality in Ukhrul district just as the same is true for a.....

Piggery training programme begins in Senapati

KANGPOKPI, Feb.28: Training programme on Piggery for farmers of Senapati district, Manipur organized by Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Hengbung, Senapati has been kicked off today at KVK Training Hall, Hengbung. The training programme sponsored by NABARD, Manipur.....

The role of the youth in the society building occupies the central place says CEO, ADC Sadar Hills

KANGPOKPI, February 28: “Youth are the building blocks of a society whose role in the society building occupies the central place. It is a fact that the stronger the youth, the more developed the society is”. This was stated by the Chongpu Kipgen, Chief .....

TBCA Youth Triennial Conference gets underway

R Lester Makang UKHRUL, February 27: In an ambience filled with the Tangkhul traditional fervour, a five-day TBCA Youth Union Triennial Conference 2015 got underway Thursday at Wunghon village in Ukhrul district. Held under the theme of biblical " Fire.....

Bandh threatened

BISHNUPUR, Feb 27: A public meeting of Terakhongshangbi Tharoi Luok Loukol today at the Terakhongshangbi Community Hall to discuss the matter of a road, the construction of which began three years ago but thereafter forgotten, resolved to give the authori.....

Ukhrulites face severe water shortages as all reservoirs run dry

R Lester Makang UKHRUL, February 25: For the growing populace of a hill-top habitation like Ukhrul town, the shortage of water for public consumption due to scarce resources remains a chronic problem. The PHED Water Supply Department, Ukhrul Division via.....

MSU not to allow anti-social elements to disturb ongoing road repair works of NH-2

KANGPOKPI, Feb 24: The Mao student’s Union (MSU) has drawn the attention of the concerned department and contractors to execute the black-topping works along the NH-2 especially between Maram and Mao-gate stretch by maintaining the standard quality. The .....

Ukl UBI closes as BSNL internet service remains down

R Lester Makang UKHRUL, February 23: Customers of the United Bank of India (UBI) here had to leave early the premises of its branch office at the Ukhrul Mini-Secretariat Monday as the bank authority shut down office for the day following a nagging outag.....

Churachandpur gets its first recreational park

By Alex Guite LAMKA, February 23: A recreational park named after General Tunkhopum, a Zomi revolutionary general, was inaugurated at Panglian village which is 15 km off the Lamka town today. This is the first of its kind recreational park in the distri.....

JAC suspends stir, says extreme agitation can resume any time

KANGPOKPI, Feb 22: The Joint Action Committee on Kadangband killing today resolved to suspend the ongoing economic blockade with immediate effect but cautioned the Government that an extreme agitation could be resumed at any time and place depending on th.....

ATSUM expresses dissatisfaction over disturbance to Catholic schools in the state

KANGPOKPI, Feb 22: Concerning the ban/boycott and lottery system for admission to Missionary or Catholic schools in the state by Manipur Maoist and some valley based student body the All Tribal Students’ Union Manipur (ATSUM) expressed dissatisfaction ove.....

Zomi film initiative celebrated

LAMKA, Feb 21: The foundation day of Zogam Film Development Association (ZOFIDA) with the motto ‘Unity Through Entertaiment’ was celebrated today at YPA Hall, Hiangtam Lamka, graced as a chief guest by Thanglianpau Guite. Vungzagin Valte was function pre.....

Zomi leaders call for unification

LAMKA, February 20: The 67th Zomi Namni (Zomi National Day) festival cum Mithun festival was celebrated at YPA Gen HQ Hall located at Hiangtam Lamka, Ccpur, grace as Chief Guest by Veteran Politician, Rishang Keishing Rajya Sabha MP and former Chief Minis.....

Ukl SDO office calls for adherence to Hill House Counting submission

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, February 20: Although submission of Hill House Counting is a yearly basic responsibility of every revenue village, some villages in Ukhrul district continue to be indifferent to the statutory duty and inordinately delay in sub.....

25 impersonators at Sadar Hills exam centres sent to police custody

KANGPOKPI, February 18: For the first time in Sadar Hills, 25 impersonators have been sent to Police custody in the course of inspection of examination centres in Sadar Hills led by Deputy Commissioner, Senapati, Jacintha Lazarus. The Deputy Commissioner.....

JAC economic blockade effective along NH-2

KANGPOKPI, Feb 18: The Joint Action Committee on Kadangband killing five days economic blockade in all national highways of the state has been peacefully effective along National Highways 2 today. More than 20 loaded trucks have been stranded at Kangpokp.....

Ukhrul to expedite AADHAR enrolment process

R Lester Makang UKHRUL, February 18: With a view to expediting the ongoing process of AADHAR enrolment in Ukhrul district, the task of enrolling household members has been entrusted to each locality in the district headquarters with effect from February.....

BOSEM exam begins; Flying Squad lauds Kpi Centre

KANGPOKPI, February 17: With the commencement of the High School Leaving Certificate Examination, 2015 conducted by Board of Secondary Education Manipur in the state the examination has also begun at Kangpokpi Centre which is one among the 67 Private Cent.....

JAC to go ahead with blockade, TSA Sadar Hills to endorse

KANGPOKPI, February 17: The Joint Action Committee Joint Action Committee on Kadangband killing is set to go ahead with its proposed 5-days Economic Blockade in all national highway from Tuesday midnight. All the Kuki civil bodies within Sadar Hills have.....

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