In line for medals : (L to R) Momocha, Sanjoy, Bharatchandra, K Guite, Doungel and N Romeo
In line for medals : (L to R) Momocha, Sanjoy, Bharatchandra, K Guite, Doungel and N Romeo

Many in line for R-Day awards and citations

In line for medals : (L to R) Momocha, Sanjoy, Bharatchandra, K Guite, Doungel and N Romeo

IMPHAL, Jan 25: The list of 967 security personnel who will be decorated at this year’s Republic Day celebration have been announced. 25 security personnel will receive President’s Police Medal for Gallantry, 132 personnel will get Police Medal for Galla.....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Mukherjee's address on R-Day Religion cannot be cause of conflict : President

The President addressing the Nation

New Delhi, Jan 25: Asserting that religion cannot be made a cause of conflict, President Pranab Mukherjee today said “tolerance” and promotion of goodwill between diverse communities needs to be preserved with “utmost care and vigilance” . In his address.....

26-Jan-2015 / Press Trust of India

Importance of voters stressed on National Voters’ Day

The Chief Secretary giving a voter ID card to a young voter

IMPHAL, Jan 25 : As in other parts of the country the 5th National Voters’ Day was celebrated at different parts of the State today. In a State-level function organised by the Chief Electoral Officer, Manipur at GM hall, Chief Secretary PC Lawmkunga and .....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

CM inaugurates Kakching CC

THOUBAL, Jan 25 : Chief Minister O Ibobi Singh inaugurated a newly constructed building of Kakching Community Centre at Kakching Sumak Leikai, Ward No 12 in Thoubal District today. The inaugural function of the new building constructed under Integrated H.....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Correspondent

India inks nuclear pact with US

President Obama and Prime Minister Modi

New Delhi, Jan 25:India and the US on Sunday broke the 7-year-old logjam in operationalising their landmark civil nuclear agreement with an announcement that “the deal is done” after talks between President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. .....

26-Jan-2015 / Press Trust of India

‘Obama's visit aimed at containing China’

Beijing, Jan 25 :As US President Barack Obama arrived in India for an unprecedented second visit, a wary Beijing kept a close watch on its outcome amid commentaries by official think tanks here that the trip is aimed at containing China but New Delhi will.....

26-Jan-2015 / Press Trust of India

Servant clubs employer to death at Goa

MARGAO[Goa], Jan 25: In a cold-blooded murder, a 23-year old male domestic servant from Manipur hammered his 30-year old woman employer, also hailing from Manipur, to death with a baseball bat in a residential apartment at the Natural lifestyle housing co.....

26-Jan-2015 / Agencies

BJP woos voters

IMPHAL, Jan 25 : Carrying forward its mass enrolment campaign, BJP Manipur Pradesh has appealed to the electorate of Manipur to enrol themselves in the party in order to topple the Congress Government and establish a clean and transparent Government in th.....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Bomb blast

Even as Manipur police have made elaborate security arrangements for the Republic Day celebration to be held tomorrow, another low intensity IED exploded on the bank of Nambul river near Keishamthong Moirang Ningthou Leirak at around 9.30 am today. A lar.....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Book on Rajarshi Bhagyachandra released

Dignitaries releasing the book on Bhagyachandra

Imphal, Jan 25: Professor HNK Sarma, Vice Chancellor, Manipur University released a book on Rajarshi Bhagyachandra titled, “Rajarshi Bhagyachandra: Mahaki Mangluraba Mapok Chahi Amasung Shamu Angaoba Phakhiba Matam” today at Manipur Hindi Parishad. The b.....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

BSF celebrates golden jubilee

BSF officers distributing sports materials

IMPHAL, Jan 25: The Border Security Force, Manipur, on completing 50 glorious years, is celebrating its golden jubilee. Raised on December 1, 1965, the forces would be completing 50 years this year. Various events/programmes have been planned for the ce.....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Fourth Sahitya Seva Samiti Film Award, 2015

IMPHAL, Jan 25: Film Forum, Manipur in association with Sahitya Seva Samiti (SSS), during a press meet held at the office of Manipur Film Forum Manipur, Shankar Talkies complex, Lamphel has informed that the fourth Sahitya Seva Samiti Film Award 2015 woul.....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Appoint Ngasainao : CDSU

Churachandpur, Jan 25: The Churachandpur District Students, Union (CDSU) in a statement issued by its president Lun Samte expressed disappointment over not appointing senior officer Louis Ngasainao to the post of Director of Agriculture Department. Accus.....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Correspondent

Republic Day greetings

IMPHAL, Jan 25: Manipur Legislative Assembly Speaker Th Lokeshwar has greeted the people of the State on the occasion of Republic Day celebration. In his message, the Speaker said that India became an independant country after remaining as a Bristish col.....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

State woman officer

Lieutenant Haobam Bella Devi

One of the most important and prestigious events in the Republic Day parade at Rajpath, New Delhi is the unfurling of the National flag. When the President along with the chief guest has been seated, the CO of Presidents bodyguard gives command for salute.....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Bandh suspended

Following an assurance given by Chief Minister Okram Ibobi, Lilong Political Unified Link (LIPUL) has suspended their Thoubal district bandh with immediate effect. During a meeting with LIPUL representatives, the Chief Minister today assured to take up .....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Mishap claims 1

One motorcyclist was killed when he was hit by a car (Verna) and a diesel-auto after colliding each other on Imphal-Moreh highway near Thoubal Wangmataba Devi Mandap under Thoubal police station at around 5.45 am today. The victim who succumbed to his inj.....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

House ravaged

Goods worth around Rs 10 lakh have been destroyed when an inferno broke inside a dwelling house at Maibam Leikai, Imphal West district under Singjamei police station. According to information received from Manipur Fire Service, the inferno which soon eng.....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Gunfight

A gunfight broke out between troops of 22 Assam Rifles and underground cadres at Chingjao area, 15 kms to the west of Waikhong police station in Thoubal district at around 3.30 pm today. According to a reliable source, 22 AR troops were conducting a cord.....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

UNLF cadre held

IMPHAL, Jan 25: A combined team of Imphal West district police commando unit and Narcotics and Affair of Border Police personnel, during a frisking and checking in front of NAB office on January 23 arrested one active member of UNLF. The apprehendee has .....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

39th Kha Manipur drama festival celebrated

IMPHAL, Jan 25: Langmeidong Dramatic Union (LDU) in association with Manipur State Kala Academi, Imphal celebrated the 39th Kha Manipur Drama Festival from January 10 to 18 at LDU hall, Langmeidong. The eight-day long festival was attended by 15 differe.....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Social work organised

Tamenglong, Jan 25: Autonomous District Council, Tamenglong Vice-chairman Zino Kamei and Longmai Bazar Youth Club organised a social work in and around Noney area today ahead of the 4th Women Conference of Rongmei Naga Baptist Association (RNBA) which wil.....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Correspondent

ABA biennial fellowship

Chandel, Jan 25: Aimol Baptist Association (ABA) is going to organize its biennial fellowship under the theme “Change for Christ” at Aimol Chandonpokpi Baptist Church in Chandel District, from February 5 to February 8, reports our correspondent. Speakin.....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Correspondent

One day sensitisation programme

Chandel, Jan 25: Coalition Against Drug and Alcohol (CADA) and Kalika Lok Baptist Church, Chandel district organised a one day sensitisation programme on the topic “Impacts of drug abuse and preventive measures” today, according to a statement issued by t.....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Correspondent

Building inaugurated

IMPHAL, Jan 25: The new constructed building of Thangmeiband United Club was inaugurated at Khomdram Selungba Leikai with MLA Kh Joykishan as the chief guest today. Ward No 2 Councilor Thokchom Purnachandra, Ward No 3 Councillor Hijam Nutanchandra, forme.....

26-Jan-2015 / Our Staff Reporter