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Awareness programme on Amur Falcon held in Tml

TAMENGLONG| Oct 8 An awareness programme on protection of Amur Falcon was held today at Tamenglong district headquarters. Organised by Rainforest Club Tamenglong under the aegis of Tamenglong Forest Division as part of its month-long awareness campa.....

Police constable body recovered

JIRIBAM| Oct 8 A body of a police constable belonging to Jiribam Police was recovered today from Jiri River. Police sources stated that the deceased has been identified as Moirangthem Bikerjit (22) of Kalinagar, Jiribam. The body was recovered from .....

Only discipline and hard work will determine future: MLA Arthur

UKHRUL| Oct 7 Career Pathfinder, an organisation dedicated to provide counselling and preparation services for students appearing for competitive examinations, today presented awards to meritorious students during an interaction programme held today at.....

Youth falls into Jiri River

JIRIBAM| OCT 7 At around 2:00 pm in the afternoon today, a youth aged around 20 years fell into the waters of Jiri River at Kalinagar, Jiribam. The youth reportedly tried to swim across the river and disappeared into the water. Due to the lack of a .....

‘WIN’ cigarettes seized

THOUBAL| Oct 7 A team of Tengnoupal police today seized 60 carton boxes containing foreign cigarettes ‘WIN’ from Tata DI truck travelling from Moreh towards Imphal. The operation was carried under the supervision of SP, Tengnoupal district, Th. Vikr.....

Annual school week gets underway

CHURACHANDPUR| Oct 7 The ‘Annual School Week 2019’ observation of Royal Academy High School located at Phailian village function was inaugurated today by member of ADCC from New Lamka, CT Lian Guite. CT Lian, who was the chief guest of the occasion,.....

Imphal-Moreh highway blockade suspended

MOREH| Oct 6 The All Tribal Sand Stone Labour Association Moreh (ATSSLAM) has temporarily lifted its ongoing indefinite economic blockade following talks and assurances from the government representatives at a meeting which was held the office of Hill .....

‘Manipur’s cultural diversity must be preserved’

THOUBAL| Oct 6 “Even though Manipur might be small in area according to geographical terms, the State is well endowed with art forms along with significant culture and traditions,” said Khangabok MLA, O. Surjakumar. He stated this during the 3rd dea.....

‘Rotary Mega Health Camp’ held at Haipi

‘Rotary Mega Health Camp’ organisers speaking to media

KANGPOKPI| Oct 6 Rotary Club of Imphal, Rotary International District- 3240 today organised a ‘Rotary Mega Health Camp’ at Haipi, Kangpokpi district. Thousands of locals from Haipi village and its adjoining areas in the district availed the medical .....

Meeting on TET conducted

JIRIBAM| Oct 6 A meeting on the upcoming Manipur Teacher Eligibility Test (TET) was convened today by teachers who have completed their Diploma in Elementary Education (D.El.Ed.) at Jiribam Higher Secondary School (JHSS) located at Babupara, Jiribam. .....

Assam Rifles apprehends UG cadre

MOREH| Oct 6 Moreh Bn, AR apprehended a cadre of UNLF from Mission Veng section of the Indo - Myanmar border on October 5. The apprehended individual has been identified as Brojen Konsam alias Shekhar, son of (late) K. Rajen Singh of Ward number- IX.....

Cleanliness drive organised at Keirao

THOUBAL| Oct 6 A cleanliness drive was organised today at Keirao by All Round Development Organisation (ARDO) Keirao Makting. Speaking on the occasion, general secretary, Md Firoj Khan stated that the people living along the river banks are facing s.....

KMMCU showcases Gouralila play

JIRIBAM| Oct 6 A ‘Gouralila’ demonstration was presented by Kanglei Masek Mangal cultural Organisation (KMMCU) at Radhakrishna Mandir located at Borobekra Ward number VI organised by Radhakrishna Durga Puja Committee. The demonstration is a part of .....

Contraband drugs worth Rs. 28 crore seized in Moreh

Contraband drugs worth Rs. 28 crore seized in Moreh

MOREH| Oct 5 A team of 43 AR, Chavangphai post led by major, Rajeev Kumar seized Rs 28crore worth of contraband drugs from a house here in the general area of Phaicham Veng, Moreh. According to reports, upon the receiving specific inputs about the l.....

AJRTDU to temporarily stop checking load of vehicles

JIRIBAM| Oct 5 “All Jiribam Road Transport Drivers Union (AJRTDU) will stop checking the weight of transport vehicles at NH-37 for some time with effect from October 5. In the meantime, the union appeals all drivers to be responsible over the weights o.....

Discussion on ‘Merger Agreement’ held at Jiribam

JIRIBAM| Oct 5 A discussion programme on the ‘Merger Agreement 2019 between Manipur and India’ was held was held today at the community hall of Babupara, Jiribam. The programme was jointly organised by JDO, AMSU, JIMPAL, CADA and PPANL. Today’s prog.....

Yellow sticker for Ukhrul taxis

Yellow stickers unveiled for taxis operating in Ukhrul

UKHRUL| Oct 5 Chairman of ADC Ukhrul, Yaronsho Ngalung and SP of Ukhrul, Worngam Ningshen unveiled the yellow stickers for taxis operating at Ukhrul during the 16th rising day celebration of Ukhrul District Passengers Service Association (UDPSA) at TNL.....

KSO-CCpur elects new office bearers

CHURACHANDPUR| Oct 5 The general election of Kuki Student Union (KSO) –Churachandpur was held today at KIC complex located at Tuibong, NJ Haoneo Baite were elected as the new president and T. Letminlen Haokip as the vice president while Minlal Gang.....

Marathon run organised at Churachandpur

CHURACHANDPUR| Oct 5 27 Sector AR, Churachandpur Battalion organised a 5-km Marathon today at the town of Churachandpur in order to promote the Fit India Movement launched by the PM in New Delhi on August 29. The nationwide movement is meant to enco.....

Inspection visit carried out at Jiribam in regard to Durga Puja

JIRIBAM| Oct 5 A team led by vice-chairman, Manipur Food Industries Corporation Limited (MFICL), K. Saratkumar Singh conducted an inspection visit of Hindu temples located at Jakuradhar and Borobekra of Barak Circle, Jiribam. The visits were organis.....

ATSUM lauds Ccpur Govt College as ‘trendsetter’

CHURACHANDPUR| Oct 4 A team of All Tribal Students’ Union Manipur (ATSUM) today conducted inspection visits to five government educational institutions in Churachandpur, with the objective of bringing about changes in the educational sector in the trib.....

TBCA to sponsor women for theological studies

Tangkhul Baptist Churches Association - Women Union

UKHRUL| Oct 4 Tangkhul Baptist Churches Association (TBCA) - Women Union is all set to sponsor Tangkhul women for theological studies. During a conference held today, Women Society of Ringui Baptist Church, women secretary, TBCA, Chonchon Kaping sta.....

Rashtriya Poshan Maah observation concludes

KANGPOKPI| Oct 4 The Rashtriya Poshan Maah (National Nutrition Month) observation being held at Kangpokpi culminated today with a closing function which was held at the conference hall, Autonomous District Council (ADC), Sadar Hills, Kangpokpi district.....

Labourers decry AR ‘ban’ on transport

Sands and stones laden trucks stranded along Imphal-Moreh Highway

MOREH | Oct 3 The All Tribals Sands and Stones Labour Association Moreh (ATSSLAM) has warned that it will impose an indefinite economic blockade along Imphal - Moreh road if government fails to allow transportation of sands and stones along the said ro.....

Leaders must make voice of the voiceless heard: Alfred Kanngam

Youngsters enact traditional way of life

Figth Edu fest concludes at Ukhrul UKHRUL | Oct 3 The fifth edition of Edu Fest, state inter-school championship 2019, which kick-started on October 1 at Town Hall, Ukhrul concluded today with grand success. Alfred Kanngam Arthur, MLA of Ukhrul AC a.....

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Manipur is for all, it belongs to no particular community: Suresh Babu

IMPHAL | Oct 15 “The state of Manipur is for all and the ancestral land belongs to no particular community; the misunderstanding between the communities and state government that may affect people’s sentiments will also be solved soon.” Chief secret.....

16-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Acute shortage of ART drugs resurfaces in State

Acute shortage of ART drugs resurfaces in State

PLHIVs feel ignored by MACS, govt By Donald Sairem IMPHAL | Oct 15 Even though Manipur is among the states with highest HIV/AIDS prevalence, the state is yet again facing acute shortage of Antiretroviral (ARV) drugs to be provided to People Liv.....

16-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Refrain from making provocative statements on ‘Anglo-Kuki War’, appeals UNC

IMPHAL | Oct 15 The United Naga Council (UNC) appealed to the Kuki ‘brethren’ to restrain from making provocative statement and activities in commemorating the centenary of the ‘Anglo-Kuki War 1917-19’ which is to be organised by Kuki Inpi Manipur. .....

Total shut down paralyses normal life

IMPHAL| Oct 15 The 12-hour general strike imposed today by Coordination Committee (CorCom) and Alliance for Socialist Unity - Kangleipak (ASUK) severely affected normal life in Manipur valley with all activities coming to a standstill. The total sh.....

16-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Roadside fuel businesses run low due to fewer bandhs

Roadside fuel businesses run low due to fewer bandhs

By Lelen Vaiphei IMPHAL | Oct 15 Bandhs and strikes in the state paralyse daily activities of the state. Every individual ceases their daily work in support of the bandh or either to avoid any untoward incidents, but it is a common scene to witness .....

16-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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