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Lecturers appointment for Jiribam notified

JIRIBAM, August 2: Jiribam additional deputy commissioner, Dr Harmit Singh Pahuja has issued notification seeking appointment of lecturers and teachers for the sub-division on contract basis. The official notification was issued following instruction fro.....

Health minister launches IDCF with objective to limit diarrhoea deaths to zero

LAMKA, August 1: State Health minister Phungzathang Tonsing launched the “Intensified Diarrhoea Control Fortnight” at the Churachandpur District Hospital today. The inaugural ceremony was also attended by ADC, Churachandpur chairman Langkhanpau Guite as .....

TNL calls 24-hour Ukhrul bandh

UKHRUL, July 31: The Tangkhul Naga Long (TNL) has called a 24-hour total shutdown in Ukhrul district in protest against police action on participants of yesterday’s mass prayer meet, with effect starting from midnight tonight. Sources informed that the t.....

Top ZRF functionary killed

LAMKA, July 30: A top functionary of the underground outfit, Zomi Revolutionary Front (ZRF/ KNO) was shot dead yesterday around 11.30pm at B Vengnuam, Lamka. The slained leader of the ZRF, a signatory of the Suspension of Operation with both State and Ce.....

Ukhrul holds mass prayer amid strict restrictions

UKHRUL, July 30: A heated confrontation between the State security forces and the residents of Ukhrul town occurred in front of the Tangkhul Naga Long (TNL) office amid mounting tensions as the public sought to hold a peaceful mass prayer program at TNL G.....

UDJA changed to UDWJA

UKHRUL, July 29: The Ukhrul District Journalists’ Association (UDJA) has changed the association’s name to Ukhrul District Working Journalists Association (UDWJA) with effect from 27 July 2014. A decision to this effect was taken during a meeting of the .....

CMO announces Intensified Diarrhoea control programme in CCpur

LAMKA, July 30: Chief Medical Officer, Churachandpur Dr Thangchinkhup Guite called a press conference at the training hall of his office, today in connection with the proposed "Intensified Diarrhoea control fortnight program." Officials of the CMO, Chura.....

Indo-Myanmar liaison meet discusses security concerns

MOREH, July 28: Security concerns, illegal entry and boundary line between India and Myanmar were the main agendas of the 8th Border liaison meeting between Moreh (India) and Tamu (Myanmar) convened today. The meeting was held this morning at 10 inside t.....

UNC's 48 hour bandh concludes in Ukhrul

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, July 26: The public co-operation has ensured successful observance of the United Naga Council (UNC) sponsored 48-hour bandh in Ukhrul as no incident of violence or violation has been reported along the district's National High.....

Three killed in CCpur

LAMKA, July 25: Three persons of Thingchom and Isielmat villages were beaten to death and their bodies are being kept at the Churachandpur District Hospital morgue by the police. The three have been identified as Paolalmuon Gangte alias Momoun son of Khu.....

Deplorable condition of IT road enrages locals

KANGPOKI, July 23: In this modern world road have become a vital, important means of transportation and cheap as well. Road also catalyze financial, economical and overall development of the state. Forget about Asian Highway, National Highway, State High.....

PYSO and KYSO warn contractor on deplorable condition of Maram-Koide-Purul Road

KANGPOKPI, July 23: The Purul Youth & Student’s Organization and Koide Youth & Student’s Organization has warned the concerned contractor and department against the prolonged negligence of Maram-Koide-Purul road. Condemning the negligence, a joint statem.....

“How many deaths are we to receive from the mainland?”

KANGPOKPI, July 22: Around 1000 people, coming from various walks of life including students, frontal organisation leaders, social leaders, women organisations representatives, religious leaders, and businessmen gathered at Traffic point, Senapati Bazaar .....

Ukhrul students demand 144 CrPc revocation

UKHRUL, July 21: Students from various private educational institutions of Ukhrul alleged the State government of trying to sabotage the ongoing Indo-Naga peace process while also creating a tense atmosphere through military move in Ukhrul. The students .....

Chief Minister Ibobi assures a Hills Medical College in Churachandpur

LAMKA, July 19: Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh assured the people of Churachandpur his government would set up a Hills Medical College in the district. He made the assurance while inaugurating the newly constructed Eastern Block of the Churachandpur Di.....

Ukhrul public grumble over adulterated Meitei rice

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, July 19: The popularity of both the locally produced Meitei rice and imported Superfine rice with the Ukhrul populace is apparently making them blind to what many unscrupulous traders have been up to. As a matter of fact, an e.....

Tangkhul frontal organisations await UNC’s instructions on further action

UKHRUL, July 18: With the United Naga Council (UNC) taking over the baton to spearhead the mass movement against militarisation in Ukhrul in the wake of the recent assassination of an Ukhrul ADC member, the Tangkhul Frontal Organizations (TFOs) are now on.....

Jiribam students resume NH 37 blockade

Jiribam, July 18: Frustrated with the State government’s delay in appointing teachers of Jiribam Higher Secondary School as well as other government schools in Jiribam, the students of Jiribam Higher Secondary School blocked the NH-37 over the Jiribam Bri.....

Women play pivotal role in society: BJP Mahila president

LAMKA, July 17: The Manipur Pradesh Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) today inaugurated the Churachandpur District Mahila Morcha office at B Vengnuam, Tuibuang, in a building just next to the SP’s office. A mass enrolment for party members was also kicked off.....

Sit in demands 7th IRB in Barak Circle

Jiribam, July 17: Students and community leaders of Barak Circle, Jiribam sub-division staged a sit-in-protest from 7 am. to 2 pm today in front of the Borobekra Police Station, demanding that the 7th IRB post should not be shifted from its present place......

Handyman killed in accident

LAMKA, July 17: A bus handyman was killed during a collision between the bus and a Shaktiman truck near the muallum Village check-post, approximately 20 km from Lamka town around 1.30pm this afternoon. The bus ‘Joshep Travels’ plies along the Shinghat- L.....

Man shot at over monetary demand

LAMKA, July 16: A chowkidar of a brick firm was shot at his lower left leg last night around 8 by suspected UG cadre operating in the area. The man has been identified as Tongneh, 53 son of (L) Ngulkhothong of D Phailian, Lamka who works is a Chowkidar a.....

CCpur farmers repairs Khuga Dam’s right canal

LAMKA, July 16: Reacting to the concerned department’s neglect, even after the JAC formed in connection with the Khuga Dam had highlighted the collapse of the right side canal of the dam, farmers under the Farmers’ Lup, a local organisation have taken unt.....

Tangkhul bodies set 24-hour deadline for three-point demand

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, July 14: Taking serious note of the series of recent developments, the Tangkhul Frontal Organizations (TFOs) have today set a deadline of 24 hour for their consensual three-point demands which included revocation of Section 14.....

ZRO president calls for unity among Zo Suan tribe

By Alex Guite LAMKA, July 14: The Zomi Reunification Organisation, ZRO president Thanglianpau Guite who is also the general secretary of United People Front, UPF has said that he is an ardent supporter of unity among the tribal, particularly the Zomi an.....

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