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Nagaland’s sociology pioneer no more

GUWAHATI | Sept 6 Well-known and respected educationist who dedicated his life to the Northeast Prof. (Fr) Alphonsus D’Souza, S.J. (78) Senior Fellow at North Eastern Social Research Centre, Guwahati (NESRC) passed away on September 6 morning. He fo.....

Student’s union visits Pettigrew College, Ukhrul Hr. Sec School

UKHRUL| Sep 6 A team from All Tribal Students Union Manipur (ATSUM) today made a visit to Pettigrew College, the lone Government College in Ukhrul district, along with a visit to Ukhrul Higher Secondary School. The team led by education secretary of.....

Lorho S Pfoze felicitated

Lorho S Pfoze felicitated

TAMENGLONG| Sep 6 A felicitation programme for Member of Parliament (Lok Shabha), Lorho S Pfoze was held today at Indoor stadium Tamenglong. The programme was jointly organised by Naga Peoples’ Front (NPF) in association with councils of four tribes.....

Students donates 12 units of blood

CHURACHANDPUR | Sep 6 12 students of Techno Allied Health Institute located at Tipaimuk Road of Churachandpur today voluntarily donated 12 units of blood for the blood-starved Churachandpur Blood Bank. The blood donation programme was held at the insti.....

KNF-N clarifies

KANGPOKPI| Sep 6 Kuki National Front-Nehlun (KNF-N) has issued clarifications over the reported apprehending of a KNF-N cadre by security forces in connection with the killing of the chief of Hengjang. A statement from information and publicity of t.....

AR organises excursion tour

MOREH| Sep 6 Moreh Battalion of 26 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of IGAR (South) organised a three-day excursion tour for students of NSDC Centre, Moreh. The tour which will conclude on September 7 was flagged off by the commandant of Moreh Batta.....

UG recruiter apprehended

MOREH| Sep 6 A combined team of 43 Assam Rifles and Moreh police apprehended a woman who reportedly works as a recruitment agent for militant out PREPAK (Pro) at Moreh on September 5. The arrested woman has been identified as Lourembam Premabati, 47.....

Nutritious meal served in all Kpi schools

KANGPOKPI| Sep 6 School children in all Educational institutions within Kangpokpi District were served nutritious meal with greens vegetables and egg as part of Mid-Day Meal under Poshan Maah scheme today. The Rashtriya Poshan Maah, an overreaching .....

Death anniversary programme of P. Meingan held

TAMENGLONG| Sep 6 The 50th death anniversary programme of P. Meingan, who was a former field director MBA, was observed at Azuram Agape Baptist Church, Tamenglong. General secretary of ZBCCNEI, reverend Adui Newme attended the death anniversary prog.....

80th birthday of Naorem Gandhar celebrated

THOUBAL| Sep 6 The 80th birthday celebrations of famed Manipuri writer, Naorem Gandhar from Kakching was celebrated today with simple programme held at his residence located at Ayangbung Pareng, Kakching Paji Leikai. During the programme which was o.....

Third Meitei-Mayek learning camp inaugurated

JIRIBAM| Sep 6 As a part of an ongoing campaign to spread learning of Meitei-Mayek all over the State, a ‘Free 10-day Meitei-Mayek learning camp’ was inaugurated today at Leiba Meiree Club located at Lakhipur, Jiribam. Organised by Meetei Erol Eyek .....

Awareness programme held

THOUBAL| Sep 6 An awareness programme on ‘Nutrition, Cleanliness, Health, Hygiene and Sanitation’ was held today at Hangamthabi Community Hall, Lilong. The programme which was held under the Rashtriya Poshan Maah scheme and it was organised by Distr.....

Bengalis assemble in Delhi to protest against NRC

By Deepak Dewan (Leichin exclusive) NEW DELHI | Sept 5 Country seems to be heading for a major agitation which will have it’s ramification amongst the Bengali community living in different parts of the country. The West Bengal Chief Minister, Ma.....

Teachers’ Day widely celebrated across the State

Students present dance on Teacher’s Day at H.M. Higher Secondary School, Keithelmanbi

TAMENGLONG | Sep 5 Teachers’ Day was celebrated in every schools of Tamenglong district today with students showing respect, honour and acknowledging the efforts and hard works of the teachers. Even though, there was no joint Teacher’s Day Celebrati.....

DLOs meeting conducted

THOUBAL| Sep 5 A meeting of DLOs of Thoubal district chaired by DC of Thoubal, N. Bandana Devi was held on September 5 at the Conference Hall of DC office, Thoubal. During the meeting, discussions were held on various topics including BBBP (Beti B.....

Meitei-Mayek learning camp commences

JIRIBAM| Sep 5 The inaugural programme of a ‘Free 10-day Meitei-Mayek learning camp’ was held today at the community hall of Champanagar Awang Leikai, Jiribam. The learning camp is organised by Meetei Erol Eyek Loinasillon Apunba Lup (MEELAL), Kangl.....

PFC drubs Oriental Club, Babupara by 9-0 goals

JIRIBAM | Sep 5 Today’s first match of the ‘16th Chandam Inunganbi Memorial Mini Boys (U-13) Football tournament, 2019’ witnessed PFC defeating Oriental Club, Babupara by a score line of 9-0, while the second match of the day played between Lalpani SC .....

‘Deplorable conditions of 50-Bedded Hospital at Jiribam is unfortunate’

JIRIBAM| Sep 4 “The deplorable conditions of the 50-Bedded Hospital located at Uchathol, Jiribam is rather unfortunate,” Jitendra Ningomba of Manipur People against CAB (MANPAC) committee told the media today. Manipur People against CAB (MANPAC) had.....

Mid-day meal workers hold protest meet

JIRIBAM | Sep 4 As a part of nation-wide protests, mid-day meal workers of Jiribam district with the support of All Jiribam Mid-Day Meal Worker Union (AJMDMWU) also conducted a protest meet today at the front of the office of ZEO, Jiribam. Speaking .....

Cleanliness drive conducted

MOREH| Sep 4 With a view to maintain a well-ordered and safe health - care environment in and around Moreh Hospital, Moreh Consumer Club (MCC) today organised a cleanliness drive at the Hospital and its surroundings. Personnel from Moreh Fire Brig.....

I am also surprised at being posting back as DC of Tamenglong: Armstrong Pame

Armstrong Pame

TAMENGLONG| Sep 4 “People must be surprised at my return; however, I am also surprised at my posting back here as Deputy Commissioner of Tamenglong.” This was said by DC of Tamenglong, Armstrong Pame while briefing the media persons of Tamenglong at.....

Meitei-Mayek learning camp inaugurated

JIRIBAM| Sep 4 The inaugural ceremony of the ‘Free 10-day Meitei-Mayek learning camp’ was held today at the playground of Chingdong Leikai Govt. Aided Primary School located at Chingdong Leikai, Jiribam. The learning camp is organised by Meetei Erol.....

Students’ organisation inspects KT road

TAMENGLONG| Sep 4 Rongmei Naga Student Organisation Manipur (RNSOM) today inspected today the ongoing construction work from Khongsang to Tamenglong (KT) road which is being implemented through contract by Shivalaya Construction Company under National .....

Students’ union appeals

KANGPOKPI| Sep 4 While greeting teachers across the State on the upcoming occasion of Teacher’s Day, All Manipur Gorkha Students’ Union (AMGSU) has appealed all concerned organisations, CVOs in the State not to call any bandhs and strikes on September .....

‘Allegation of AJLLU being an un-registered union is baseless’

JIRIBAM| Sep 4 “The allegation that All Jiribam Local Labour Union (AJLLU), Jiribam, is an unregistered union is wrong; and dailies should first confirm facts before publishing such news,” said a release from secretary of the union, Ksh. Manihar Singh......

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Let the truth come out: Landhoni’s family

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