Thursday, 24 April 2014

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Boy hurt in cops' grilling

IMPHAL, Apr 23: A teenager, who was picked by a team of Imphal East district police commandos, was critically injured as a commando personnel accidentally opened fire during the course of interrogation. According to a source, the incident occured at Khur.....

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Passport office

IMPHAL, Apr 23: The Government is planning to open a regional passport office at Imphal once the election model code of conduct goes ineffective. After the Ministry of External Affairs gave its approval to open a regional passport office at Imphal, the S.....

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Grenade attack

IMPHAL, Apr 23: Miscreants attempted to attack the residence of Autonomous District Council, Ukhrul Chief Executive Officer Rita Tangkhul by lobbing a hand grenade at Phungreitang West, Ukhrul at around 11.30 today morning. Even as the explosive device f.....

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Tarpan being offered in the Khongjom River in connection with Khongjom Day observance.

Rich tribute paid to martyrs on Khongjom Day

IMPHAL, Apr 23: Like in the past, offering of floral tributes at Khebaching and tarpan in the Khongjom River, gun salute by Manipur Rifles jawans, observance of silence and cultural events marked the Khongjom Day observance held today at the Khongjom War .....

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Ministry rejects report of China's rider on tour

NEW DELHI, Apr 23: Dismissing the recent media report that said Beijing had asked New Delhi to not include youth from Arunachal Pradesh among the Indian delegation for the annual youth exchange programme next month, leading to protests from the Youth Affa.....

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Shirui forest devastation blamed for Ukhrul water crisis

Ukhrul, April 23: The haphazard deforestation in Shirui forest is blamed for the recession of spring water sources of Shirui which in turn is creating acute water scarcity in the district. Until the construction of a PMGSY road connecting Shirui to Mapum.....

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Kangpokpi denizens regret antique farming

KANGGUI, Apr 23 : Large scale burning down of forests and jungles for age-old tribal practice of jhum cultivation has been attributed for the rise of temperature and decrease in water level. Jhum cultivation, also known as the slash and burn farming, is .....

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Wildfires threaten human habitat

IMPHAL, Apr 23: Wild fires have affected many villages in Manipur in the past two days. The one in Chandel district is still raging in full fury giving fire fighters harrowing time. At Napham Ching in Chandel district, the wild fire, that started at arou.....

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Police bust sex racket, NE girls among five held

Gurgaon/New Delhi, Apr 23:Police have arrested five girls and a pimp after conducting a raid on a spa and massage parlour in Gurgaon, Haryana. In a bid to combat illegal prostitution in Haryana, the police had launched a sting operation. Reportedly two .....

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Thang Ta festival

IMPHAL, Apr 23: The 3rd Thang Ta Festival, organised by Kanglei Indigenous Martial Arts and Cultural Society, has kick started at Lamyanba Shanglen, Palace Compound from today. BOSEM Joint Secretary Ph Nandakumar, KIMACS president M Surjaboro and All Mani.....

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Final phase polling in assam today

GUWAHATI, Apr 23 : Six constituencies will go to poll on Thursday in the third and final phase of Lok Sabha election in Assam to decide the fate of 74 candidates. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who has been representing Assam in the Rajya Sabha since 199.....

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Bandh begins, Baudi lends its weight

TAMENGLONG, Apr 23: The Zeliangrong Baudi, Assam, Manipur and Nagaland (ZB-AMN) said it fully endorses the decision of calling a 48-hour bandh in ‘Zeliangrong areas’ with effect from mid-night of April 23 by the Zeliangrong Students’ Union Manipur (ZSUM)......

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ECI assures NPF

IMPHAL, Apr 23: Responding to a petition, the Election Commission of India has assured the Naga People’s Front (NPF) that the election result would be a true reflection of the will of voters while also assuring that the use of EVMs in election is complete.....

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