Sunken road
Sunken road

Mission to clean up electoral rolls in North East

INDIA North Eastern States

Agartala, Apr 26 (IANS): To ensure clean electoral lists and eliminate error and duplication of names, India‘s North Eastern States will intensify the drive to purify the voters‘ lists in eight States, a top official said. “To clean the electoral lists, .....

27-Apr-2015 / IANS

Mass casual leave stir from today

IMPHAL, Apr 26: The Joint Administrative Council of All Manipur Trade Union’s Council (AMTUC) and All Manipur Government Employees’ Organization (AMGEO) is set to carry out a mass casual leave stir from April 27 as the State Government has allegedly faile.....

27-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

UNC’s 48-hr bandh gets underway

Senapati, Apr 26:In a statement, UNC has informed the general public that it will go ahead with its 48-hour total bandh in the Naga areas of the State from today midnight as announced earlier. While seeking people’s support and co-operation to effectiv.....

27-Apr-2015 / Our Correspondent

No equipment yet to monitor earthquakes

No equipment yet to monitor earthquakes

IMPHAL, Apr 26 : Even though Manipur is located in one of the five zones which are prone to earthquakes, the Government has no equipment to monitor earthquakes and seismic microzonation that would identify which places of the State are more vulnerable to .....

27-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

AMSU demands solution

IMPHAL, Apr 26: All Manipur Students’ Union (AMSU) has urged the State Government to take up necessary steps to end the ongoing stir of JAC of All Manipur Hill District Contract Basis Teacher’s Association at the earliest. The student’s body in a stateme.....

27-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Choro Khunou report ready

Ukhrul, Apr 26 : State Government officials along with 44 AR Commandant after collecting a detailed report on the incursion by Myanmar Army into Indian soil at Choro Khunou returned yesterday. According to their report, the Myanmar army have infiltrated .....

27-Apr-2015 / Mungchan Zimik

ADC polls : Triangular battles expected

IMPHAL, Apr 26: With most of the political parties already kick-starting their campaigns for the upcoming ADC election, the same election is likely to see close triangular contest among Congress, BJP and NPF. Voting for the 144 seats of the six ADCs of .....

27-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Drug dealers pulled up

IMPHAL, Apr 26 : Two alleged drug dealers have been rounded up by volunteers of the Anti-Drug Coordination Committee (ADCC), Khomidok formerly known as Khomidok Sorok Mapal Village Anti-Drug Committee. Speaking to media persons this afternoon, ADCC assi.....

27-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

JNIMS nurses lament indifference

IMPHAL, Apr 26: Nurses Association, TNAI JNIMS Unit has said that the State Government’s indifferent attitude towards the grievances of the nurses has compelled them to go on their stir. In a statement, the association said that JNIMS nurses understand t.....

27-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

UPSC names 105 more for CS

New Delhi, Apr 26: As many as 105 candidates, who were put on a reserve list, have been declared qualified for the civil services examination 2013 by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). A total of 1,122 candidates were declared qualified by the UPSC .....

27-Apr-2015 / Press Trust of India

Fresh tremors shake various States, toll climbs to 57

New Delhi, Apr 26: Fresh tremors were on Sunday felt in various parts of India, including the National capital Delhi, even as the death toll in yesterday’s tremor climbed to 57. The fresh tremors, which had a magnitude of 6.9 on the Richter Scale and epi.....

27-Apr-2015 / Press Trust of India

Death toll From Nepal quake crosses 2,200

KATHMANDU, Apr 26 : Powerful after shocks continued to convulse Nepal on Sunday, sending residents of Kathmandu screaming into the streets again and again a day after a devastating quake killed more than 2,200 people and injured about 5,800. Streets in p.....

27-Apr-2015 / Courtesy: New York Times

MLA Nemcha inaugurates L Thomjang village

Kangpokpi (Senapati), Apr 26: MLA Nemcha Kipgen today inaugurated L Thomjang village in Sadar Hills in the presence of Guite Inpi and other various civil society organizations, reports our correspondent. Situated along Koubru hill and 30 kms from Kangpok.....

27-Apr-2015 / Our Correspondent

PFA recues wild animals, poachers held

PFA recues wild animals, poachers held

IMPHAL, Apr 26 : In a commendable act, Paona Memorial Club of Uchekon apprehended four bird poachers from Uchekon Takhok Loukon along with three spotted doves and two bird nets on Friday. The four poachers who have been identified as Pukhrimayum Mujikir.....

27-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Khurai BCC dismisses BJP allegations

IMPHAL, Apr 26 : Taking a dig at the State BJP unit, Khurai Block Congress Committee (BCC) general secretary Thongam Leishemba, during a press meet held at Khurai Chingangbam Leikai, yesterday said that L Shushindro lacks the know-ledge of residential sch.....

27-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Sunken road

Sunken road

Pong Lambi, an important road which connects Porompat, Khurai, Kongpal and Top Khongnang Makhong etc with other localities of Imphal East district is now in a pathetic condition. According to locals, around 150-feet long portion of the road had sunk at K.....

27-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Books released

A translated text of RK Narayan’s novel, The Vendor of Sweets, was released at Dave Literature Center, DM campus today in the presence of Professor Naorem Khagendra Singh, Professor Thounaojam Ratankumar Singh and Professor Huirem Behari Singh. The Manip.....

27-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Reception function

Heingang Block Congress Committee organised a reception function to honour Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee Minority Cell chairperson Samina Malik at the residence of Heingang AC MLA N Biren at Luwangshangbam Mamang Leikai today. MLA N Biren, Heingang .....

27-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Inaugurated

Sagolband AC MLA RK Imo inaugurated a community hall at Kwakeithel Haorokchambi today. Speaking at the occasion, RK Imo urged the general public not to hinder developmental works......

27-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Discussion session

Cine Directors’ Guild, Manipur organised a deliberation session on Manipuri short films at JN Manipur Dance Academy today. Art and Culture Secretary K Radhakumar, Film Forum Manipur chairman L Surjakanta and Art and Culture Director Dr K Sushila attended.....

27-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

UCM

New general assembly members of United Committee Manipur (UCM) for the term 2015-18 have been elected at the fifth general assembly (regular session) of the civil society organisation held at its Lamphelpat office on April 25. Elangbam Johnson, Yengkokpa.....

27-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Cultural festival held

Thoubal, Apr 26: A cultural festival organised by Representatives of Lois (ROL) Kakching for scheduled castes youth was held at Library and Information Centre, community hall, Kakching, reports our correspondent. The event was graced by Kakching MLA Y Su.....

27-Apr-2015 / Our Correspondent

Three hospitalised after consuming mushrooms

Tamenglong, Apr 26: Two members of a family and one neighbour have been admitted to district hospital, Tamenglong after they complained of headache and nausea after consuming three different types of mushroom together. Locally known as Paan neih (Huyen),.....

27-Apr-2015 / Our Correspondent

Meetei Mayek competition held

IMPHAL, Apr 26 : MEELAL conducted its 9th State level Meetei Mayek writing competition at 14 different centres today. Speaking at the sidelines of the competition, MEELAL vice-president M Naokhomba Meitei said the organisation received letters from vari.....

27-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

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