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10 vehicles vandalised

IMPHAL, Apr 20: Even as the highway bandh called by the JAC Against the Killing of Tilak Poudyal and Rape of Minor Girl at Poumai Colony was suspended from 2 pm today, around 10 vehicles were vandalised by bandh supporters this morning before the bandh wa.....

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Shemrock Bubbles launched

IMPHAL, Apr 20: Playschool chain Shemrock launched its kindergarten school Shemrock Bubbles at Sangaiprou Mamang Leikai today. Former Minister Dr M Nara, former Principal of TG Higher Secondary School, T Pramodini, actor-singer Hamom Sadananda and Dr T G.....

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Easter Sunday celebrated

IMPHAL, Apr 20: Like in other parts of the world, MBC Centre Church also celebrated Easter Sunday. Prayer service, gospel presentation, choir presentation and holy communion were the main highlights of the day. Mission Consultant, Dean of William Carey .....

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Awareness programme

IMPHAL, Apr 20: All Manipur Handicapped Persons Welfare Association organised a one-day awareness programme on empowering differently abled persons at Uchiwa Awang Leikai today......

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Manhunt screening held

IMPHAL, Apr 20: A total of 30 contestants among 39 have been selected for participation in Manhunt 2014 during a screening held today at Manipur Dramatic Union (MDU) Hall, Yaiskul. Research and Self Employed Academy of Creative Art in Ahariya and Fashion.....

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AR endeavours

IMPHAL, Apr 20: The 18 Sikh of 9 Sector AR under the aegis of HQ IGAR (S) presented footballs to the winners and runners up teams as well as some pairs of football boots to outstanding players during the closing ceremony of the 7th EMA CHENGBA LEIMA Four .....

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AIDS awareness programme held

IMPHAL, Apr 20: The 30 Assam Rifles of HQ 9 Sector AR under the aegis of HQ IGAR (S) organised an AIDS awareness programme with primary aim of educating women folk and youth from villages surrounding Chingmeirong, in Imphal East district about the ways to.....

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PhD awarded

IMPHAL, Apr 20: Nongmaithem (O) Thounaojam Bimola Devi w/o Brown Nongmaithem of Khurai Konsam Leikai, Imphal East has been awarded the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Anthropology by Manipur University. She has completed her Ph D research work entitled.....

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UG arrested

IMPHAL, Apr 20: A combined team of Thoubal police commando and 2 Assam Rifles arrested a KCP (Lamphel) activist while conducting a search operation at Khangabok Part-III Makha Leikai on April 18. A statement issued by the PRO of Police dept identified th.....

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Book released

SENAPATI, April 20: A book entitled 'Beware or Bewail' by Ngounibou Thiumai was released by Dr David T Wijunamai, president of CHAMS, at its campus at Kanglatongbi today. On the occasion, the author, who is also the Associate Pastor of Chil Chil Baptist C.....

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A fuel outlet remains shut in the State capital citing shortage of petrol/diesel supply.

Indira Oinam blames BLOs for proxy voting

IMPHAL, Apr 20: Contending that actual turn-out of voters on the day election to the Inner Manipur Parliamentary Constituency was held was very low, independent candidate Indira Oinam said booth level officers working in favour of Congress candidate embol.....

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Shyamkumar slams Th Chaoba

IMPHAL, Apr 20: Questioning BJP State president Th Chaoba's knowledge on democratic principles Andro AC MLA Th shyamkumar contended that there is no need for repolling in the assembly segment as demanded by the BJP. The fact that voting percentage at the.....

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Racial attacks : MHA committee puts onus on NE Bhavans

NEW DELHI, Apr 20 : Faced with criticism of not completing the much–hyped report on the concerns of the northeastern people living in different metro cities across the country and suggesting solutions, the committee set up by the Centre has put the onus o.....

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State natives petition CM

IMPHAL, Apr 20: The Association of Manipuri Diasporas has submitted a memorandum to the Chief Minister seeking his intervention to reduce discrimination and harassment faced by people from the North East at different parts of India. Later speaking to med.....

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Fuel supply set to ease from April 22

IMPHAL, Apr 20: Even though people could not get transport fuel at most of the pumps in the past couple of days, fuel supply and distribution is likely to return to normal condition from Tuesday. People faced scarcity of transport fuel because quantity o.....

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SF excesses flayed

IMPHAL, Apr 20: A public meeting was held today at Mayang langjing community hall and it discussed about frequent arrest of civilians and other excesses committed by army and Assam Rifles in Mayang langjing area. The meeting resolved to set up a joint Mei.....

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Sit-in protests cyber crime

IMPHAL, Apr 20: A sit in protest was held today at Thoubal Mela Ground against the circulation of a denigrating graphic of a 15-year old school girl on a social networking site. The sit-in was staged as per a resolution adopted during a public meeting he.....

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Kangpokpi inferno devastates MTC building

KANGGUI, Apr.20 : A mysterious inferno caused substantial damage to the upper floor of Manipur Theological College, Kangpokpi late last night resulting in destruction of properties worth about Rs 1.20 crore including Rs 2 lakh cash. The upper floor of th.....

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Woman raped, assaulted, accused held

IMPHAL, Apr 20: A 43 year old woman was allegedly raped and physically assaulted. The accused even tried to kill her using a gun. The accused identified as Waikhom Saratkumar (45) s/o Iboton of Thoubal Kshetri Leikai has been remanded to police custody t.....

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Drama festival begins

IMPHAL, Apr 20: As curtain raiser of a drama festival dedicated to noted playwright cum director Pukramba Shamu, artistes of Chorus Repertory Theatre staged 'Saknaidaba Wari' at the Theatre's Shrine Play House today. The curtain raiser play was scripted b.....

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UG cadres held

IMPHAL, Apr 20: One cadre each of the proscribed PLA and KCP outfits have reportedly been arrested by troops of Assam Rifles and Red Shield Division from different locations on April 19. Based on specific intelligence regarding movement of a UG cadre, tr.....

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Motor mishaps claim three

IMPHAL, Apr 20: Two motorcyclists were killed in a road accident that took place along Tidim Road opposite to Keishampat Top Leirak in the night of April 18. The deceased have been identified as Bony Namaram (25) s/o Chaoba of Porompat Thawanthaba Leikai.....

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House torched

IMPHAL, Apr 20: The house of Takhellambam Loken, the main accused in the murder case of Athokpam Ranbir was vandalised and set afire by people of Wangkhei Ningthem Pukhri Mapal Makha Leirak. According to information culled from the spot, a mob broke out .....

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Thoubal bandh

IMPHAL, Apr 20: A joint meeting of various bodies today decided to impose 48 hours total bandh in Thoubal district from 6pm of April 21 to protest alleged failure of the authority concerned to book one Md Rahman alias Namba S/o Md Samu of Sangai Yumpham C.....

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Traditional community fishing held

IMPHAL, Apr 20: The annual indigenous Community Fishing of Willong, called Kajoi in a Maram term, was held on April 16 along the Willong Barak river stretch. The event witnessed the participation of over 2000 people including villagers, neighbouring comm.....

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One more house burnt at Jiri

TAMENGLONG, April 20: One more house was burnt last night as a fallout of the Jiribam-Tamenglong district boundary dispute, according to Zeliangrong organisations. Pertaining to Jiribam-Tamenglong district boundary dispute and the unwanted incidents cropp.....

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RIMS clarifies

IMPHAL, Apr 20 : The RIMS authority has issued clarification on certain 'misleading reports' based on manipulations by some sections. Pointing out that in the financial year there was delay in various matters, a press clarification issued by the RIMS' Me.....

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KEDO celebrates 7th Foundation Day

IMPHAL, Apr 20: The Kanglei Economic Development Organisation (KEDO) has celebrated its 7th Foundation Day today at Khwairamband Nupi Keithel No 2 (Emoinu Ima Keithel). DIG (Range-I), IK Muivah and Director of DIPR, W Rajen have graced the foundation day.....

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