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‘One Billion Rising’ held at Bishnupur

BISHNUPUR, Feb 14: Women Committee, United NGOs Mission Manipur organized ‘One Billion Rising Revolution’ at Moirang Chengei Lampak, Bishnupur District today. The programme was hosted by New Life Foundation, Thamnapokpi and Association for Rural Developm.....

Bomb Hoax jam NH-2

KANGPOKPI, Feb 14: Bomb Hoax disrupted traffic this afternoon near Kangpokpi upper bridge along the National Highway 2 at around 1:30 pm. All vehicles along the National Highway 2 were stranded and panic loomed among the commuters for few minutes after a.....

Hardening Chamber for orchids inaugurated at ORDC Hengbung

KANGPOKPI, February 14: A Hardening Chamber for laboratory produced orchid seedlings was inaugurated today by advisor and head, Kiran and SEED division, Department of Science & Technology, Govt of India Chander Mohan with Prasar Bharati ADG Dr Manoj Katar.....

Lok Adalat held

BISHNUPUR, Feb 14: The District Legal Services Authority Bishnupur has organized the National Lok Adalat at Bishnupur Court Complex today and settled 20 cases. Out of 118 loanees summoned 30 loanees of United Bank of India (UBI) Moirang Branch, Urban Co-.....

KTC general election held

KANGPOKPI, February 14: The 6th Kangpokpi Town Committee general election was held today for the term 2015-17 at Kangpokpi by the Office of the Returning Officer, Election to the 6th KTC, Sadar Hills Autonomous District Council, Kangpokpi. Casting of vot.....

Police discover heroin factory at Thoubal

LAMKA, February 13: A team of Narcotic Control Bureau (NCB) led by its Superintendent Robinson Gangte along with BSF personnel raided an illegal heroin mill at Thoubal Moijing yesterday evening. NCB officials informed that the illegal consignment seized .....

Ibobi lays Ukhrul dist court foundation stone amid TNL’s 24-hour total bandh

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, Februar 12: Amidst the 24-hour total bandh called by the Tangkhul Naga Long (TNL) protesting against the alleged lackadaisical attitude of the State government toward Ukhrul district, Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh today lai.....

Negligence by ASHAs, a big concern in Churachandpur

CHURACHANDPUR, February 11: A look at the Accredited Social Health Activists working in Churachandpur would reveal a lot is still left to be desired, proven by the fact that the number of deliveries with the aid of ASHAs in the maternity ward of the distr.....

Co-infection of HIV and Hep C a graver concern to health workers in Ukhrul

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, February 11: At a time when the rate of prevalence of Hep C infection cases remains alarmingly high in Ukhrul district, the emergence of growing cases of coinfection of Hep C with HIV has become a greater concern to health wor.....

Human Resources development is vital in developing a nation, says CM Ibobi

BISHNUPUR, February 10: The most vital element in developing a nation or society is the development of human resources, stated Cheif Minister Okram Ibobi. The Chief Minister was speaking as the chief guest at the inaugural of the Indoor Stadium Cat-1, Sw.....

Three killed in CCpur attack

LAMKA, February 10: In a late report, three persons were killed by unidentified attackers near a village at Churachandpur district. The deceased were identified as Jangkholun, son of Letthong of Phaisat village; Manglengsem, son of Lamneilen of Zezaw vill.....

Thanlon MLA discusses Guite Road development with BRTF/ BRO

By Alex Guite LAMKA, February 9: Parliamentary secretary Vungzagin Valte today hosts a meeting at his residence with a team of BRTF/ BRO officials led by chief engineer (P) Sewak Dimapur JK Adhvaraya and OC/ 80-RCC Ravi and discussed the condition of th.....

Brave soldier Momocha facilitated

BISHNUPUR, Feb 8: Corporal Momocha Ningthoujam was felicitated today by his villagers at a reception function held at Naranseina Community Hall, Bishnupur District. The function was jointly organized by United Naranseina Development Committee and Orphan .....

Legal awareness camp held at Moirang

BISHNUPUR, Feb 8: A one day state level legal literacy and awareness camp was held at INA Hall, Moirang today. The programme was jointly organized by Manipur State Legal Services Authority (MASLSA) and Bishnupur District Legal Services Authority (BDLSA)......

New Tusom triple murder case: NRSU sets 10-day deadline for State govt to deliver justice

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, February 7: With the supposedly flawed investigations into the brutal murder of three innocent villagers of New Tusom by unknown miscreants on 27 November last year showing little progress, the Northern Raphei Students' Union .....

Dance troupes from other States join “Discover North East” festival at Keithelmanbi

KANGPOKPI, February 6: The North East Zone Cultural Centre, Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India in collaboration with the Department of Art & Culture, Government of Manipur with the support of District Administration, Senapati presented Discover North Eas.....

Bank employees allegedly assaulted and robbed

KANGPOKPI, February 5: Two SBI employees including a Circle Auditor and another retired Sr. Assistant of SBI were allegedly assaulted and robbed yesterday evening along NH-2. The incident happened at around 5:30 pm yesterday evening when the two along wi.....

Ukhrul MSPDCL steps up regularisation drive, targets 4000 new power consumers in Feb

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, February 5: Spurred by the positive public response, MSPSCL Ukhrul division is stepping up to enrol as many as 4000 new registered power consumers in the district within this month with its ongoing drive for mass regularizatio.....

MCM hands out eatables to stranded people

MOREH, Feb 4: The Meetei Council Moreh distributed eatables like rice, pulses, potatoes, oil and salt etc to drivers and owners of vehicles stranded at Moreh town parking due to the ongoing bandh along Imphal-Moreh road. Around 30 vehicles and above 100 .....

KNF (N) clarifies, denies involvement in abduction of ABCI workers

KANGPOKPI, February 3: The Kuki National Front (Nehlun), who is suspected to be the militant outfit behind the abduction of the three workers of ABCI Infrastructures Private Limited on January 23 categorically denied its involvement in the case and clarif.....

ATSUM upset over government’s silence on post classification

KANGPOKPI, February 3: The All Tribal Students’ Union Manipur today expressed its discontentment over the State government’s silence on post classification which the union alleges will rob away all the tribals’ opportunity of reservation in promotion. AT.....

CCpur discusses Sixth Schedule demand

By Alex Guite LAMKA, February 3: A major electronic media based in Churachandpur ‘Angels Vision’ organised a live talk show on the topic the ongoing demand of the sixth schedule provision in the hill areas of the State. The show was attended by all the.....

Thangsho Baite deplores misuse of knowledge

KANGPOKPI, February 2: Education is not always good until and unless it is implemented positively and utilised in a meaningful way, opined Thangso Baite, Member of Parliament (Outer Manipur). The MP was speaking at the Silver Jubilee celebration function.....

Senapati newspaper refutes veterinary dept’s denial of cattle deaths

SENAPATI, January 31: Although the director of the State Animal and Husbandry department Dr Saidokhum Joute, yesterday in a press release said the news of cattle deaths in Senapati district was unfounded, villagers still claim an outbreak of cattle epidem.....

Bandh call off, JAC gives Govt 15 days for magisterial enquiry

KANGPOKPI, Jan 31: The Joint Action Committee formed against Khadangband killing has called off its proposed 24 hours general strike after the State Government gave its assurance to look into their demand today. Speaking to media person convenor of the J.....

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Former DC Tombikanta who contested border pillar 81 arrested for graft

New makeshift houses constructed along the Imphal-Moreh road

IMPHAL | Jun 25 Former deputy commissioner of Tengnoupal district, A. Tombikanta was arrested yesterday from Imphal in connection with charges of corruption concerning an amount of Rs. 4 crore which was sanctioned as compensation money for Imphal- More.....

26-Jun-2019 / A Staff Reporter

7th round of ‘Political Dialogue’ with Kuki militants held at Delhi

IMPHAL | June 25 Two umbrella bodies of Kuki militants, Kuki National Organisation (KNO) and United People’s Front (UPF) today met government officials of both the Centre and the State for the 7th round of ‘political dialogue’ at New Delhi. Inter.....

26-Jun-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Fertilisers denied to farmers without land records

IMPHAL | Jun 25 All Manipur Progressive Farmers Association (AMPFA) has appealed the state government to stop its policy of allegedly denying fertiliser facilities to farmers without their own land record until a concrete policy for landless farmers is.....

26-Jun-2019 / A Staff Reporter

AMSU lifts shutdown on DM University

AMSU lifts shutdown on DM University

IMPHAL | Jun 25 The shutdown imposed by All Manipur Students’ Union (AMSU) on all academic and administrative activities of Dhanamanjuri University was lifted today. The student body imposed the shutdown on June 23 on the ground that the university .....

26-Jun-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Woman lodges complaint against Works department

IMPHAL | Jun 25 A woman has today lodged a complaint to Manipur Human Right Commission (MHRC) that her son who is an assistant engineer at Public Works department has been allegedly violated of his rights by the commissioner and secretary of Works dep.....

26-Jun-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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