Frontal view of the IT Park's main building
Frontal view of the IT Park's main building

First ever IT park inaugurated "State marches closer to a dream IT industry"

Frontal view of the IT Park's main building

IMPHAL, Jul 4 : The Depart-ment of Information Techno- logy, Manipur inaugurated the State’s first ever IT park along with IIIT Manipur’s temporary campus at Chingmeirong in the presence of Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh and Deputy Chief Minister Gaikha.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Ex-MLA dedicates hall

IMPHAL, Jul 4: A newly constructed extension of the Ibudhou Thongjulakpa com-munity hall was inaugurated and dedicated to the local people by former MLA Th Bishwajit. The inaugural function was graced by former MLA Th Bishwajit, Ibudhou Thong-julakpa Tho.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Wahong village reels under Govt apathy

Two unconnected pillars represent a bridge at Wahong village

IMPHAL, Jul 4: Located around 130 Kms from Ukhrul district headquarters, Wahong village is reeling under extreme hardships as very limited Government development schemes reach this interior part of the State. New Wahong and Old Wahong villages having aro.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

NLWC slams Govt order

IMPHAL, Jul 4: Taking strong exception to the consti-tution and appointment of Tribal Market Management Committee members through an order issued by Tribal Affairs and Hill Dept on June 24, the New Lambulane Welfare Committee (NLWC) has warned of launchi.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

CADA against lifting of liquor prohibition

Imphal, Jul 4: Coalition Against Drug Abuse and Alcohol (CADA) has strongly opposed Chief Minister Okram Ibobi’s proposal to lift the Manipur State Liquor Prohi-bition Act 1991 which was enforced in the State to prohibit sale and consumption of liquor in .....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Ibobi advocates greener Manipur

CM Ibobi planting a tree sapling

IMPHAL, Jul 4: Chief Minister Okram Ibobi has categorically stated that protection and sustainable use of forest resources will remain one of the main environmental and social challenges of the coming century. He was speaking as chief guest at the 66th V.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

SP capsules found in mail parcels

SP capsules found in two mail parcels

IMPHAL, Jul 4: Around 13,000 numbers of Spasmo Proxybon capsules have been found in two parcels which arrived at Porompat Post Office, Imphal East district. Imphal East District Police received specific information about presence of intoxicating drugs in.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

DU brings out 3rd cut-off list

New Delhi, Jul 4 : Delhi University aspirants have reasons to cheer as admission to popular courses such as BCom and Economics Honors are still up for grabs in the third cut-off list announced by the varsity on Friday. Four colleges including Janki Devi .....

5-Jul-2015 / Press Trust of India

Joy blames Centre for border stand-off

IMPHAL, Jul 4: Former Minister and veteran politician Okram Joy has blamed the Government of India for acting as a silent spectator when many neighbouring States, parti-cularly Northeastern States have been confronting each other on account of boundary d.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

UPSC results out, at least five from Manipur make the cut

NEW DELHI, Jul 4: Ira Singhal topped the prestigious civil services examination to select IAS and IPS officers, with four of the top five positions going to women, according to results announced by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) on Saturday. .....

5-Jul-2015 / Courtesy- PTI/Hindustan Times

Eco-park construction at Karpur Sungba Construction work stopped: Villagers

The hillock at Karpur Sungba where the Eco-park was planned to have set up

Imphal, July 4: Denying news report that construction work of an ecological park is still going on at Karpur Sungba village under Keirao A/C, villagers today clarified that the said work was suspended after officials from the Forest Department intervened .....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Photo, video agency launched

Photo, video agency launched

Imphal, July 4: A photo and video agency based in the State ‘Keiraak’ was today officially launched at Manipur Press Club, Imphal. Former MLA of Thangmeiband A/C Kh Joykisan attended the function as the chief guest, while editor of the Imphal Free Press .....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

ZYF concerned

IMPHAL, Jul 4: Expressing strong concern over the injuries caused to some agitating students in police action on July 3, the Zeliangrong Youth Front (ZYF) has urged all concerned to spare students from joining or participating in any violent protests. I.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Talk on digital locking system held

IMPHAL, Jul 4 : Joining the nation-wide celebration of the Digital India Week, the Manipur College, Singjamei, Imphal held a talk on Digital Locking system and the importance of launching Digital India Week at the college seminar hall followed by an inter.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

UKLF clarifies

IMPHAL, Jul 4: The United Kuki Liberation Front (UKLF) has clarified that Hemkhothang Touthang and Jangmang Baite of Jangngoulen village were 'enlightened' on certain issues pertaining to Kuki nationalism since they missed to notice some vital points and.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Anurag Thakur

Bharaitya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) president and MP Anurag Thakur would arrive here tomorrow and launch a tourism project called ‘Explore Manipur Project’. Speaking to media persons at BJP office here today, BJYM State unit president O Malesh said that.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Two die

Two youth who went down to cleanse a bore well died at Kanglantongbi Hathikhuwa under Sekmai police station at around 6.30 am today either due to asphyxiation or inhalation of poisonous gas. The bore well is reported to be 50 feet deep approximately. .....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Former Minister passes away

Ex-Minister Satkholal Neihsiel passed away today at around 8.30 pm due to a prolonged illness at his quarters at F-20, Langol Housing Complex. He is survived by his wife, one son and three daughters. He was 76. Satkholal was elected to the Manipur Leg.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

MSF branch

IMPHAL, Jul 4 : Karnajit Khumanthem, Sital Chanu Chongtham and Priyonanda Sharma were elected as president, vice president and general secretary of the newly created MSF Awang Khunou branch, Imphal West district during the meeting held today, according t.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

FICN seized

IMPHAL, Jul 4: A combined team of BSF Lunglei and Preventive Custom of Aizawl seized fake Indian currency notes of Rs 9.70 lakh in denomination of Rs 1000 at Falkland, Aizawl on June 2. According to a statement, the FICNs were seized along with one Lalra.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

HCBAM informs

IMPHAL, Jul 4: As per new rules of the Bar Council of India, all members of High Court Bar Association of Manipur are necessitated to have certificates of practice and place of practice of the same and status of the advocates establishing the identificati.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Old age pension distributed

IMPHAL, Jul 4 : About 1047 beneficiaries under Singjamei constituency were given Old Age Pension through a special camp organised at Leimayon Art Centre, Chingamakha jointly by the Social Welfare Department and Singjamei Kendra MLA and Phed Minister Iren.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

URF man held

IMPHAL, Jul 4: Acting on a reliable input, a team of Imphal West district police commando arrested one active member of URF while conducting cordon and search operation at a suspected house at Khoyathong Polem Leikai yesterday. According to a statement i.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Painting competition held

Thoubal, Jul 4: As part of the awareness programme organised by Narcotics Affairs of Border (NAB), Manipur on the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, a painting competition for students of MS Global Academy, Thoubal was held toda.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Correspondent

DeGS observes Digital India Week

Thoubal, Jul 4: District e-Governance Society (DeGS), Thoubal District Administration, Thoubal and NIC, Thoubal jointly organised a programme to observe Digital India Week at the counting hall of Thoubal DC Office complex, reports our correspondent. The.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Correspondent

Tree plantation drive

Thoubal, Jul 4: Social Warriors, a social networking group, organised a tree plantation drive today at Gwarok Mahadev area, Wangkhem AC, reports our correspondent. The tree plantation campaign was joined by Keisham Rupachandra Singh, chairperson, Yairipo.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

“Tamminnashi Khangminnashi” launched

Thoubal, Jul 4: Unique Transmission organized an inaugural function of “Tamminnashi Khangminnashi” project today at its office in Thoubal Athokpam. Professor Hidangmayum Nandakumar Sarma, Vice-chancellor, Manipur University, Dr Naorem Muhilal Meitei, Ass.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Correspondent

CADA organises awareness prog

Jiribam (Imphal East), Jul 4: Coalition Against Drugs & Alcohol (CADA), Jiribam District Committee organized an academic awareness programme on the theme “ Effects of illicit drugs on student community” at Highway English School, Jiribam today, reports Ji.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Correspondent

Meira Paibis protest

Churachandpur, Jul 4: Torbung Apunba Meira Paibi Lup today held a sit-in-protest condemning the planting of IEDs in the locality, reports our correspondent. The meira paibis urged all the organisations to refrain from violent activity in future......

5-Jul-2015 / Our Correspondent

Roads repaired

Churachandpur, Jul 4: CT Lian, newly elected ADC member from New Lamka West, today led a mass social work to repair roads in New Lamka West area, reports our correspondent. More than hundred people participated in the social work today. The ADC Member .....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Correspondent

Digital India Week

Bishnupur, Jul 4: Torbung Gram Panchayat, Moirang will be observing Digital India Week on July 6 by organising a painting competition, marathon and Gram Sabha meeting. Sapam Rajen Singh, Pradhan, Torbung Gram Panchayat, has urged all the people residing .....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

AMUCO president injured

IMPHAL, Jul 4: President of All Manipur United Clubs Organisation (AMUCO) Dr Y Mani Khuman sustained injury in a road mishap which occurred today around 10.30am near Malom Makha Leikai along Imphal-Churachandpur road. Mani Khuman was heading towards AMUC.....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Manipur adjudged first

IMPHAL, Jul 4: Manipur has been adjudged the top position among small States of the country regarding infant survival. The prize of this achievement was handed over to Manipur team by the Union Health Minister JP Nadda during the National Summit on Good .....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Workshop on July 5

IMPHAL, Jul 4: TECHCHAPAZ, New Delhi, Synergy IAS Institute, NYDO, Saikul, PIDA, Manipur and other student bodies will organise a workshop on Inspire IAS 2015 at KCC assembly hall, Dewlahland on July 5......

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Artillery shell recovered

IMPHAL, Jul 4: A foot patrol party of 45 Assam Rifles found an artillery shell today at Heikak Mapal village under Sagolmang PS in Imphal East district today around 11.30am. A team of bomb disposal squad of Manipur police retrieved and defused the shell .....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Snake bite victim saved

IMPHAL, Jul 4: The medical team of 12 Bihar of 9 Sector AR under the aegis of Hqs IGAR (South) saved the life of a snake bite victim on July 2. The victim has been identified as Konthou Luwang (12) of Kongkham Mayai Leikai in Bishnupur district. He was .....

5-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter