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Chandel bodies thank police and MR for repairing Chandel - Pallel road

CHANDEL, October 1: Several civil organisations including the Chandel Naga People's Organisation, Naga Women Union Chandel, Lamkang Naga Kver Kunpun, Sirti Upa Ruh, Sirti Sanuw Ruwrkheh, Anal Lenruwl Tangpi and Maha Area Chiefs' Association of the distric.....

SF’s bid to arrest sons for absent man leads to face-off with locals at CCpur

LAMKA, September 30: A team of security forces confronted the local populace resulting in a stalemate at Dorcas Veng, New Lamka today. The stalemate between the SF and the locals lasted for about two hours from 11:00am till 1:00pm. Witnesses said that t.....

Construction of long neglected road started

BISHNUPUR, Sept 30: Construction work for the long neglected dilapidated road that passes from Sendra foothill to Thanga Thamangkhong market was started from today. The construction of the road was started with funds provided by Thanga Kendra MLA, T. Man.....

Free health camp conducted at Ishok on Irabot’s birth anniversary

BISHNUPUR, September 30: A mega health camp was conducted at Royal Academy AMS, Ishok under Bishnupur District, in connection with the 118th birth anniversary of Jananeta Hijam Irabot today. The AYUSH mega free health camp was jointly organised by People.....

“School management and parents must make implementation of SSA & RTA successful”

KANGPOKPI, September 29: A one day Community Training Programme for Conveners of School Management and Development Committee of Schools of Education(S), District Council schools and Aided schools under Kangpokpi block was organised by SSA/RTE Kangpokpi Bl.....

KCP leader dies under mysterious circumstance

LAMKA, September 29: Thangam Kamba alias Punsi, a self-style Lt Colonel of KCP (Taibang Nganba), who is also the army chief of the SoO group, was declared brought death by the authority of Churachandpur District Hospital on September 27 evening. Kamba wa.....

Woman found dead, husband’s family missing

BISHNUPUR, September 28: A woman was found dead hanging at her residence in a suspicious manner at Nambol Sabal Leikai Mamang Leikai, Bishnupur district last night. The woman, Irengbam Ningol Pukhrambam Ongbi Ichal, (18) is the wife of P Chandrakumar, 23.....

No future for party under Chaoba: BJP dissident leader

LAMKA, September 27: BJP Manipur Pradesh member Hangkhanpau said he had joined the party at the behest of the party president Th Chaoba. Speaking to the media in a press conference held at the PTC conference hall, Hiangtam Lamka Churachandpur, the ex-min.....

Good will ceremony held at Indo-Myanmar border

IMPHAL, Sept 28: As a good will sign to foster ties between India and Myanmar, a soil compactor presentation ceremony was held today morning at the Land Custom office, near Gate No 1 at Moreh. A soil compactor was handed by the Indian representatives to .....

PMJDY continues to create confusion among Ukhrulites

R Lester Makang UKHRUL, September 26: The apparent lack of clear-cut targets and procedures of the revamped Financial Inclusion (FI) programme Pradhan Mantri Jan Dan Yojana (PMJDY) recently launched by the Modi-led government continues to create chaos a.....

PIB function concludes with fanfare

LAMKA, September 26: The three day long public Information campaign (PIC) organized by the Press Information Bureau, Government of India concluded today amidst fanfare at the B.Vengnuam community. The valedictory function was attended by the chairman of .....

CCpur joins nationwide campaign

CHURACHANDPUR, Sept 25: The state wide National Sanitation Campaign kicked off today in Churachandpur with the ADCC Chairman Langkhanpau Guite and DC PK. Jha. After a short speech and highlight of the program, that will last till 23 October, a road show .....

Sanitation campaign at Bishnupur

BISHNUPUR, September 25: The Bishnupur District has also organised the National Sanitation Campaign at Kiyamba Ningshing Shanglen which is jointly organised by District Water sanitation Committee and SEHDO Bishnupur, today. The launching of the campaign .....

Awareness campaign on centrally sponsored schemes inaugurated at CCpur

LAMKA, September 24: The three day Public Information Campaign on centrally sponsored schemes and policies was inaugurated today by Lok Sabha MP from the State Thangso Baite at the B Vengnuam Community Hall, Tuibuang, Lamka Churachandpur. Altogether 12 d.....

Equipments for children with disabilities distributed at Jiribam

JIRIBAM, September 24: The Additional District Project Officer (ADPO) distributed aid and equipments for children with special need in collaboration with Achievement of Rising Maiden (ARM) at the campus of the Institute for Children With Disabilities (ICD.....

Hill journalists union elects new office bearers

UKHRUL, September 23: The annual general body meeting of the Manipur Hill Journalists’ Union (MHJU) has on Tuesday unanimously elected all of its new office bearers for the term 2014-17 here in Ukhrul. HA Sothing Shimray from Ukhrul is the new president .....

Frequent breakdown of BSNL internet disrupts banking service in Ukhrul

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, September 22: Repeated disruptions in banking service of the United Bank of India (UBI), Ukhrul since the past few weeks has made many a customer fuming with anger even as they queued up at the bank. When IFP contacted the ba.....

Meeting held to rebuild flood destroyed cremation ground

CHANDEL, September 21: A meeting for the Hindu religion community was held following the collapse of the fencing wall of the All Hindu Community Cremation ground on account of a flood. The meeting was held at the Border Trade and Chamber of Commerce Moreh.....

Tangkhul bodies condemn Ukhrul blast

By R Lester Makang Ukhrul, September 19: The Tangkhul civil society organizations have strongly condemned the bomb attack at Viewland, Ukhrul on 17 September evening that had claimed two innocent lives while critically injuring two others. The Tangkhul .....

PMJDY rumours draw unprecedented rush at UBI, Ukhrul

By R Lester Makang UKHRUL, September 19: As rumours that the government is providing beneficiaries with instant access to Rs 1 lakh on opening of a bank account under the newly-launched Pradhan Mantri Jan Dan Yojana (PMJDY) scheme continue to circulate .....

Sit in protest at Kwakta against students’ assault

BISHNUPUR, September 18: Reacting against an alleged assault of some students of Moirang Multipurpose Higher Secondary School on September 17 by a group from Moirang, a sit in protest was staged today at Kwakta Bazar. The students and locals participatin.....

CCPur primary teachers in distress

LAMKA, Sept 17: President of the Churachandpur District Primary Teachers’ Association, 2011 Mangcha Haokip issued a press statement in regards to the failure of the State government to clear their seven months salaries. The statement aired the teachers’ .....

Awareness programme on Indo-Myanmar border trade held at CCpur

LAMKA, September 16: A one day awareness programme on the Indo-Myanmar trade and Look East Policy was held at the District Training Center Hall, Churachandpur today. The function was organised by the Indo-Myanmar Borders Traders’ Union (IMBTU) Imphal in .....

Second driver injured as DI truck overturns

BISHNUPUR, Sept 16: A DI truck overloaded with eatables and other items coming from Moreh skidded and overturned injuring its second driver identified as Lalpu in between Ngaikhong Khunou and Bishnupur Kwairakpan around 2:30 pm today. According to the po.....

Non-residential community mobilization inaugurated

KANGPOKPI, September 16: A one day non-residential Community Mobilization cum Training for School Management Development Committee/SMC and PRI under BEO, Saitu Gamphazol Block was inaugurated today at Block Resource Centre, Saitu Gamphazol. The training .....

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

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Total shut down paralyses normal life

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Roadside fuel businesses run low due to fewer bandhs

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