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Manipuri diaspora in Bangladesh observes Nupi Lal anniversary

JIRI, December 13: Ramnagar Manipuri Chaokhat khongthang Nupi Lup had observed the 75th Nupilal Observation at Bangladesh on December 12 at 8 am. The observation was opened with a floral tribute to the ima who participated in the Nupi Lal and the lightin.....

ZRO releases its MOD director

LAMKA, December 13: A press release issued by Zomi Re-Unification Organisation (ZRO) secretary (GAD) and co-ordinator S.Hangshyanthang today has stated that as per notice no.1/ZRO/rstd-2/99 James Thangluai willingly submitted a request to be released from.....

UTLA/KNO clarifies it has no hand in railway officials kidnapping

LAMKA, December 12: The United Tribal Liberation Army (UTLA/KNO) has clarified in a statement signed by its in-charge of IPR, Franky Singson that the group is not related with the kidnapping of engineer Shiv Singh Rana and Sanjiv Bhera surveyor of the Nor.....

Nupi Lal anniversary observed at Moreh

MOREH, December 12: The 75th anniversary of Nupi Lal was also observed in the border town of Moreh today. It was jointly organised by Kha-Nongpok Apunba Nupi Lup, Moreh; Moreh Minority Development Society, Moreh; Nupi Khunai Chaokhat Lamjing Lup, Moreh an.....

Nupilal commemorated at Nagaon

HOJAI, December 12 : The Nagaon District Manipuri Handloom Society, Nagaon, Assam observed the Platinum Jubilee (75th) of Nupilal Ningshing Thouram today at 9 am at Nangdapur Durga Mandir, Hojai, Assam. The programme was opened with the hoisting of the f.....

Zillai platinum jubilee celebration concludes at Kangvai

LAMKA, December 11: The valedictory function of the Zillai, Vaiphei Students’ Association platinum jubilee celebration was observed today at Kangvai, Churachandpur District with a host of dignitaries of the State. The function was graced by MP of Outer p.....

Motbung Area Auto Assn. gives smiles to orphans in Sadar Hills

KANGPOKPI, Dec.11: Singing “Joy to the World the Lord has come,” the Motbung Area Auto Association (MAAA) had a day out for the first time visiting orphan children within Sadar Hills yesterday as part of their Christmas Carol. The 73 members Association .....

Chandel committee jubilant with repairing of water pipelines

CHANDEL, DEC 11: A joint meeting of the Village Level Water & Sanitation Committee (VLWSC), Chandel district Head quarters and the village chiefs was held at VLWSC’ office yesterday attended by chiefs and secretaries from about 21 villages. Chairman of V.....

NPO public rally calls for socially boycotting any anti-people activities

KANGPOKPI, December 11: Coming out strongly against the recent incidents of planting of bomb at DC office, levying illegal taxes by different armed groups/ government departments and anti-people activities reported during recent months, a public rally was.....

A book entitled “Are you a Student?” release

KANGPOKPI, Dec 11: Elite School publications, “Are You a Student” a book written by Th. Jeremy Kipgen was released in a simple function held at Elite Hr. Sec. School, Kangpokpi yesterday. The book, a product of the author thoughts and opinions about how .....

Cdl DVC hails administration for resumption of biometric enrollment

CHANDEL, DEC 11: District Vigilance Committee Chandel in a press statement hailed the district administration for taking initiatives for resumption of biometric enrollment in the district which was demanded few days back. According to the statement of th.....

Wife of deceased appeals against violent protest in CCpur

LAMKA, December 10: Family members of the church elder Dover Hmar who was killed in an accident yesterday have claimed his body this evening, even as his wife appealed to all supporters against the use of violence to protest his death. However, the exact .....

CM applauds Vaiphei Students’ organisation, assures upgradation of Kangvai H/S

LAMKA, December 10: Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh today assured to upgrade the Kangvai Government High School to a higher secondary from this coming academic session, while speaking as the chief guest at the inaugural function of the two-day long plati.....

Sadar Hills women demand protection of women

KANGPOKPI, Dec 10: As part of the observation of International day for the elimination of Violence against Women or significantly called 16 days Activism against Gender Violence Campaign a massive Rally has been organized in connection with the Internatio.....

Nupi Lal race held at Jiribam

JIRIBAM, December 10: As a part of the Nupilal Ningshing Numit Observation Committee, Jiribam under Imphal East District as part of the 75th Nupi Lal Ningshing Numit held a race for women today. The race was held in two groups. One for women under 40 yea.....

Normal life disrupted in Ccpur over accident death

LAMKA, December 9: Normal life was disrupted in Churachandpur district today following a bandh called by the Hmar Youth Association, HYA since this morning. The bandh was called to protest the death of a 60-years-old man identified as Dovel Hmar of Mualv.....

Number of registered power consumers growing in Ukl

R Lester Makang UKHRUL, December: With the apparent improvement of power supply in the wake of corporatisation of the State Electricity department in 2014, Ukhrul district has seen a growing number of registered power consumer within the same year. Disc.....

Armed militants kidnap two including engineer from rail line construction site

JIRIBAM, Dec 9: Suspected hills-based armed militants have kidnapped a survey engineer involved in the construction of the Imphal-Jiribam rail line and a supplier from Tunnel No: 2 at Kulbung last night around 8. The two kidnapped men have been identifie.....

Woman found dead and buried under haystack, bandh called in CCpur locality

LAMKA, December 9: A 35 year old resident of Masemjang Village was found dead and buried under a haystack at a paddy field near Gothol Village last night. Police had picked up the body around 9pm yesterday and deposited the same at the Churachandpur Dist.....

CCpur’s obsession with speed-breakers a concern for the public

By Alex Guite LAMKA, December 8: The serious concern raised by Churachandpur district’s obsession, rather romance, with speed breakers comes to the fore only when there are reports of casualties caused during accidents because of them. Nevertheless it re.....

Did the State BJP play a fraud on the CorCom in the last LS elections?

By Yambem Laba IMPHAL, December 7: The last Lok Sabha elections saw a major paradigm shift in the preference of the electorate who chose transparency to scams, and the Congress was reduced to its all time low in its history, while the BJP swept the electi.....

KNO/KRA (U) chairman shot dead

KANGPOKPI, Dec.7: Chairman of SoO signatory group KNO/KRA (U) was shot dead by unknown miscreants this morning around 7:30 am near Khengjang cemetery under Gamnom Sapormeina Police Station. The chairman has been identified as Paokhothang alias Thangboi C.....

Ccpur BJP unit takes out membership drive at Sangaikot

LAMKA, December 8: In continuation of its country wide membership drive in the State, the Churachandpur mandal of Bharatiya Janata Party held a membership drive today at Sangaikot Village under Singhat A/C, 30 Km from Lamka. The membership drive was held.....

Oinam locals protest alleged assault on morning joggers

BISHNUPUR, December 6: A public meeting was held today at Oinam Bazar protesting the alleged assault of two elders while they were out for their usual morning walk at Yumnam Khunou, Bishnupur on November 5 morning around 4:30. Sources said that the two i.....

Child Rights programme

BISHNUPUR, Dec 6: The Manipur Commission for Protection of Child Rights and New Life Foundation, Moirang had jointly organised a one-day sensitisation programme on Child Rights issues at Moirang Lake View Hotel yesterday. The programme mainly focused on .....

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