People assembling at Tangkhul Naga Long Ground to pay last respects to Mayopam and Ramkashing

UNC retaliates with indefinite bandh


Mortal remains of Mayopam, Ramkashing put to rest, thousands attend funeral service Mungchan Zimik. Ukhrul, Sep 1: Tens of thousand of Naga people today attended the funeral service of Mayopam Ramror and Ramkashing Vashi at TNL ground here. The mammoth g.....

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UNC boycotts State Govt

IMPHAL, Sep 1: The United Naga Council (UNC) has decided to boycott the Government of Manipur in all Naga areas with immediate effect. A resolution to this effect was adopted at a presidential council meeting of the UNC held today at Ukhrul prior to the .....

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Lamyanba Irabot's birth anniv kicks off


IMPHAL, Sep 1: The 118th birth anniversary of Jananeta Hijam Irabot was kick-started today at Keishampat Lairembi community hall under the aegis of the Manipur Loumi Lup (Manipur Farmer’s Oganisation). The first day of the commemorative function was obse.....

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Guru utsav : "Attempt to impose Sanskrit"


CHENNAI, Sep 1 : Two of BJP's Tamil Nadu allies Monday opposed naming Teachers' Day as 'Guru utsav', with PMK terming it as a discreet attempt to impose Sanskrit. Leaders of PMK and MDMK, S Ramadoss and Vaiko, demanded that the Centre immediately withdra.....

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AMUCO condemns

The All Manipur United Clubs’ Organisation (AMUCO) has strongly condemned the killing of two civilians by security forces in at Ukhrul on August 30. Some time back, ADC Member Ngalangzar was shot dead at Finch corner, Ukhrul district by some alleged NSCN.....

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CorCom claims its hand in shooting Pradhan

The Coordination Committee (CorCom) of KCP, KYKL, PREPAK, PREPAK(Pro), RPF and UNLF has claimed responsibility for shooting Pradhan Sandam Ibomcha. The CorCom notified in November 2013 that it would punish all the individuals espousing mob justice. Accu.....

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Modi takes 'swipe' at China, deplores 'expansionist' tendency of some nations


TOKYO, Sep 1 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday deplored the "expansionist" tendency among some countries which "encroach" upon seas of others, in oblique comments against China which is having a mari-time dispute with Japan. "The whole world accep.....

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Post IED blast, Assam Rifles 'evict' two families


IMPHAL, Sep 1: Two families of Old Samtal located close to Myanmar border in Chandel district have been allegedly evicted from the village by Assam Rifles on the charge that the IED blast of August 26 which ripped the village was the handiwork of the two .....

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33rd National Nutrition Week commences

IMPHAL, Sep 1: The 33th National Nutrition Week, organised by the Social Welfare department, was initiated today alongside a one day workshop programme on the theme Poshak Aahar, Desh Ka Aadhar at the State Bal Bhawan Conference Hall, Khuman Lampak. Spea.....

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NPF Ukhrul, LNC, MSAD, KIM, UNM-M, BJP ST Morcha Manipur Pradesh, BJP Manipur Pradesh condemn Ukhrul killing


IMPHAL, Sep 1 : The Liangmei Naga Council (LNC) Manipur condemned the Ukhrul incident where two individuals were killed and several injured during police firing, according to statement issued by the Vice President of LNC Manipur. The high handedness and .....

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Most disabled person in village are victim of domestic violence says Project Officer, MANEDA

KANGPOKPI, Sep 1: Mangboi Singsit, Project Officer of Manipur North Economic Development Association (MANEDA) speaking during a seminar on the Rights of Persons with Disability held yesterday at Persian Village Community Hall, Sadar Hills, stated that mos.....

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NSCN-IM asserts

DIMAPUR, Sept 1: The NSCN-IM has advised Sanjay Hazarika headed Centre for North East Studies and Policy Research to be more rationale in choosing resource persons when it comes to speaking on Naga peace process. The NSCN-IM said today that it came to kn.....

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“Chakmas are indigenous residents of the western part of Mizoram”: CNCI

AIZAWL, Sept 1: State Level Organizing Committee of Chakma National Council of India (CNCI) in its release declared that the Chakmas in Mizoram are indigenous residents of the western part of the State of Mizoram. “As per Chakma ‘Bijok’ (chronicle) and t.....

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‘President Mukherjee rejected 97 pc of mercy petitions’

NEW DELHI, Sept 1: The Asian Centre for Human Rights (ACHR) in its report, “India: Death Penalty Has No Deterrence” stated that President of India Pranab Mukherjee has rejected 97 percent of the mercy petitions since assuming the office of the President o.....

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Two UGs, one OGW held

IMPHAL, Sep 1: Based on specific intelligence regarding the movement of a UG cadre, troops of the 16 Assam Rifles of 10 Sector AR under the aegis of Hqs IGAR (South) launched an operation in the general area at Gwaltabi and apprehended one KNLA cadre yest.....

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State to take up Ukl issue with MHA

IMPHAL, Sep 1: The State Government held a high-level meeting this evening and deliberated on the situation unfolding at Ukhrul town. The meeting presided by Chief Minister O Ibobi was attended by Deputy Chief Minister Gaikhangam and top-ranking civil and.....

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High School students protest teachers' transfer

THOUBAL, Sep 1: Students and parents of Chakpikarong Government High School and Toupokpi Government High School in Chandel district staged a sit-in-protest against transfer of teachers in mid academic session. During the sit-in-protest, they put up placa.....

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International overdose awareness day observed

IMPHAL, Sep 1: Manipur Community for Empowerment (CONE) observed the International Overdose Awareness Day yesterday at Manipur press Club, Imphal. Speaking on the occasion, CONE president RK Nalinikanta drew State Government’s attention to the State’s ov.....

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Churachandpur Police begin refresher course


Lamka, Sep 1: The district Police Churachandpur has today begun a month long refresher course for police personnels posted in the district to enliven their knowledge and remain updated to the changing nature of crime in the society. The course which is s.....

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VDF Association meeting held

IMPHAL, Sep 1: The All Manipur Village Defence Force (VDF) Welfare Association held a meeting today at Indian National Army Memorial Hall, Moirang, Bishnupur district and discussed on various initiatives for the welfare of the association. Md Riyaz Khan,.....

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UBI AT Lines branch

IMPHAL, Sep 1: The UBI AT Lines Branch has been shifted to Porompat, near JNIMS gate, Ayangpalli road, Imphal East......

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Wanjing Tentha appreciates

THOUBAL, Sep 1: Supporting the Modi Government’s plan to establish a world class Sports University in Manipur, clubs, organisations and local bodies of Wangjing Tentha Assembly Constituency expressed their heartfelt gratitude and further stated that they .....

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CMO distributes MSIA fund

IMPHAL, Sep 1: Chief Medical Officer Imphal West handed over the third phase of Manipur State Illness Assistance Fund (MSIAF) to 51 beneficiaries today. In a function held at her office, CMO Imphal West S Bimolakumari said that monetary help is given und.....

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Pradhans protest attacks

IMPHAL, Sep 1: Pradhans of different Gram Panchayats of the State today protested deadly attacks on two of their fellow Pradhans of Imphal East district today. They staged a sit-in-protest at Panchayat Bhavan, Porompat and urged the concerned not to repe.....

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Consumers awareness programme

IMPHAL, Sep 1: Consumers Club Manipur (CCM) organised a one-day awareness programme on the topic, ‘Consumer rights and duties’ at GP Women’s College today. CCM president P Arunkumar and GP Women’s College Principal Y Chandrasakhi Devi attended the functi.....

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Health camp organised

IMPHAL, Sep 1: 26 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of Hqs IGAR (South) organised a Composite Health Camp. A combined team of medical and dental officers, fully equipped with their equipment based on mobile vans provided treatment to over 1000 patients.....

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