Vehicle owners in queue for their fuel at a petrol pump
Vehicle owners in queue for their fuel at a petrol pump

Convoy of 112 TTs leave Imphal 150 loaded TTs set to arrive here

Vehicle owners in queue for their fuel at a petrol pump

IMPHAL, Apr 24: A total of 112 empty tanker trucks (TTs) are set to leave Imphal tonight with CRPF escorts in order to ship in petroleum products to the State. In the meantime, CRPF escorts would be escorting back 150 loaded TTs from Khatkhati, Assam to.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

JNIMS teachers

JNIMS teachers

The Teachers’ Association, JNIMS has threatened to resort to intense forms of agitation including mass resignation if their demands are not fulfilled at the earliest. A decision to this effect was taken during an emergency general body meeting of the ass.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Youth succumbs

One of the two youths knocked down by a speeding auto rickshaw at Wangoi at around 9.45 pm on April 22 succumbed to his injuries at Shija hospital at around 2.45 am today. The deceased has been identified Oinam Ibomcha (27) s/o (L) Achouba of Sekmaijin M.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Foundation day celebrated

Imphal, Apr 24: State Platform of Disabled People’s Organisation (SPDPO), Manipur observed its fourth foundation day at Manipur Press Club, today. SPDPO was established on April 24, 2011 by different organisations of differently abled persons of the Stat.....

25-Apr-2015 / Newmai News Network

Judge flays mob justice

Imphal, Apr 24: For any crime, awarding ‘reasonable’ punishments to both the sides is commendable, however burning down of house and ostracising the whole family is not justifiable. This was stated by A Guneshor Sharma, District Session Judge, Imphal Eas.....

25-Apr-2015 / Newmai News Network

337 seek BJP ticket, 215 for Congress

Imphal, Apr 24: Different major political parties have sped up efforts to win majority in the upcoming Autonomous District Council (ADC) elections which will be held on June 1. Intending candidates had submitted their applications to both Congress and BJP.....

25-Apr-2015 / Newmai News Network

State shines in Global Exhibition on Services

NEW DELHI Apr 24: Manipur was among a few States of the country which took part in the three-day event of Global Exhibition on Services which was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday at Pragati Maidan. The main objective of the Global .....

25-Apr-2015 / Manipur Info Centre

Rebel Govt-in-exile in the offing with Chinese support Nine rebel NE outfits form joint front

Guwahati, Apr 24: Taking a step further to form a Government-in-exile, as many as nine North East militant outfits, including the ULFA(I), NDFB(S) and NSCN(K) have formed a joint front. This is likely a precursor to an eventual Government-in-exile, with I.....

25-Apr-2015 / Courtesy The Sentinel

KYKL Chairman Oken espouses unification

IMPHAL, Apr 24: Kanglei Yawol Kanna Lup (KYKL) Chairman N Oken has categorically stated that if there is no unification among the revolutionary groups of WESEA, there cannot be victory. A statement issued by the Chairman on the occasion of the outfit’s 2.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Culling of fowl concludes

IMPHAL, Apr 24 : Culling of fowls, carried out by the State Veterinary Department in the aftermath of Avian Influenza outbreak in the State capital, concluded today. 22,530 fowls have been culled at the infected zone till today, said N Rajendro Director.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Aizawl, Kohima say no to poultry from Manipur Neighbouring States up ante

Aizawl, Apr 24 : Mizoram Government and Nagaland Government have banned the import of birds and eggs from neighbouring Manipur after reports of prevalence of avian influenza or Bird Flu in Manipur. Mizoram Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Department Secre.....

25-Apr-2015 / Press Trust of India

Ban on Mission schools relaxed

IMPHAL, Apr 24: The armed outfit KCP (MC) has temporarily relaxed the ban imposed on some Mission schools. According to a press release issued by the outfit’s information and publicity secretary Paikhomba Meitei, the outfit was constrained to impose an .....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

CM inaugurates 4 sub-divisional offices, two TD Blocks in CCpur

Lamka, Apr 24: Barely a month ahead of the much anticipated ADC election, the Chief Minister along with the Deputy Chief Minister today inaugurated six buildings that will house the offices of the newly carved-out sub-divisions besides police outpost, ban.....

25-Apr-2015 / Singlianmang Guite

Maram-Thangal Union joint conference held

A monolith being unvieled at General Thangal Ecological Park by RD/PR and Economics and Statistics Minister, Francis Ngajokpa (Right).

Imphal, Apr 24: As a sign of goodwill gesture to foster friendship, peace and unity amongst the Maram and Thangal tribes of Manipur, the first ever joint conference of Maram-Thangal Union was held at General Thangal Ecological Park, Mayangkang, Senapati d.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

GC Tongbra festival kick-starts

GC Tongbra festival kick-starts

IMPHAL, Apr 24: A drama festival based on four selected plays of late GC Tongbra was opened this evening at MDU Hall, Yaiskul Police Lane here. The 4th State Level Festival of GC Tongbra Plays 2015 is being organised by the Oja Tongbra Selection Committe.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

TRAI organises consumers awareness prog

IMPHAL, Apr 24: With an objective to create awareness among the telecom consumers about their rights and privileges, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) today organised a telecom consumer outreach programme at the Classic Hotel, North AOC Imphal.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Manipur State Arogya Fair

IMPHAl, Apr 24: The 2015 Manipur State Arogya Fair commenced today at Manipur Film Development Corpora-tion (MFDC), Palace Compound. The four-day long fair is being organised jointly by the Directorate of Ayush and Vision Foundation of Manipur. Health M.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Youth leadership training

Thoubal, Apr 24 : A month long Youth Leadership and Personality Development Training Programme organised by the Nehru Yuva Kendra (NYK), Chandel commenced today at Rural Development Society (RDS) training centre, Khongjom, our correspondent reports. Rura.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Correspondent

Farmer awareness cum training prog

Tamenglong, Apr 24: A one day farmer’s awareness training programme under Rastriya Krishi Vikash Yojana (RKVJ) was held at Puching (Khebu ching) community hall, Tamenglong block today. The said programme was organised by the District Agriculture Officer, .....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Correspondent

Man sentenced

The Court of Chief Judicial Magistrate, Imphal West today sentenced a man to simple imprisonment of eight months with a fine of Rs 25,000 for transporting 991 kgs of Sea Cucumber (Holothurians) in an Air India flight from Kolkata to Imphal. He has been i.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Ministers, MLAs likely to feel scarcity pinch

IMPHAL, Apr 24: In view of the scarcity of petroleum products in the State at the moment, the State Government is mulling to prohibit Ministers and MLAs from purchasing fuel in bulk for some period. With CAF&PD; Minister M Okendro in the chair, high-ran.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

RTI on boundary pillars

IMPHAL, Apr 24: The boundary pillars on the boundary lines of India and Myanmar are properly maintained, said the office of the Surveyor General of India in reply to an RTI application submitted by one Yengkhom Sunil of Kakwa Ningomthong Sairom Leirak. T.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

SDO yet to reach Choro Khunou

IMPHAL, Apr 24: An official team led by the Kamjong SDO which was sent to Choro Khunou to collect first hand information about incursion by Myanmar army is yet to reach their destination. As per information received from Ukhrul district administration, t.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

No co-operation stand to UNC

Imphal, Apr 24 : Liangmai Naga Council, Manipur (LNC) and Rongmei Naga Council, Manipur have decided not to co-operate with all the activities of United Naga Council (UNC). According to a press release jointly issued by the two bodies, the decision was t.....

25-Apr-2015 / Newmai News Network

337 seek BJP ticket, 215 for Congress

Imphal, Apr 24: Different major political parties have sped up efforts to win majority in the upcoming Autonomous District Council (ADC) elections which will be held on June 1. Intending candidates had submitted their applications to both Congress and BJP.....

25-Apr-2015 / Newmai News Network

Stir creates inconvenience

IMPHAL, Apr 24 : The ongoing suspension of OPD, casualty and routine operation services and the cease work strike of JNIMS staff has created lots of inconveniences to the general public, reports NNN. Doctors, teachers and nurses of the institute have bee.....

25-Apr-2015 / Newmai News Network

Free veterinary camp held

Imphal, Apr 24: A free veterinary camp organised at Keishampat, near Churachandpur parking concluded today. The eight-day event was organised by Claws and Paws in association with Manipur Dog Lovers' Club. More than 50 dogs were treated for skin and .....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Discussion programme

IMPHAL, Apr 24 : The Board of Secondary Education, Manipur (BOSEM) in association with the Council of Higher Secondary Education, Manipur (COHSEM) held an academic discussion on the importance of Thang-ta at Lamyanba Shanglen today. The discussion sessio.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Free health camp held

Free health camp held

IMPHAL, Apr 24: 32 Bn CRPF, Loktak, Manipur organized a free health camp today at Jeevan Nagar village. The camp was attended by Sh VK Bhist DIGP, CRPF, GC, Imphal, Sh JS Ahlawat, Commandant 32 Bn, CRPF, Loktak and senior officers of CRPF and NHPC. A te.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

AMSU inspects Sakhi Devi School

IMPHAL, Apr 24: AMSU today inspected Sakhi Devi Girls' School, a Government aided school, located at Uripok which was affected by the storm on April 22. Roof of the school was blown away by the unexpected yet violent storm on Wednesday evening. During t.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Death anniversary observed

Thoubal, Apr 24: People’s Museum, Kakching observed the 124th death anniversary of Wangkhei Meiraba yesterday at Kakching Manao Ching. Kakching kendra MLA Yengkhom Surchandra Singh, People’s Museum founder cum secretary Mayanglangbam Gourachandra along w.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Correspondent

Public meeting decries

Thoubal, Apr 24: A public meeting decrying the recent bomb attack at Canchipur near Manipur University main gate was held today at United Youth’s Club, Khangabok Part II Maisnam Leikai. The meeting was presided by former pradhan N Modhu Singh. A Joint Act.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Correspondent

Central Committee AMVDFWA condemns OC Sapormeina

Senapati, Apr 24: The Central Committee of All Manipur VDF Welfare Association has vehemently condemned the officer-in-charge of Gamnom Sapormeina police station for allegedly denying leave to VDF personnel. The Central Committee of AMVDFWA general secre.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Correspondent

KVK concludes training

Churachandpur, Apr 24: The 5 day training demonstration programme on ‘Disease Issues and Health Management in Aquaculture System’ organised by Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Churachandpur, which began at their office’s training hall from April 20 has concluded tod.....

25-Apr-2015 / Our Correspondent

The JAC formed against the murder of a youth at Ngangou Loukon on April 2 has called a 24 hour bandh till 6 pm today

Two Anjuman volunteers sustained bullet injuries, one critically when they were fired by 'drug dealers' in Lilong Haoreibi this morning

Sajibu Nongma Panba Cheiraoba being a holiday at the office of TSE there will be no issue dated 22nd March