File pic of student wing of JCILPS burning effigies on July 3
File pic of student wing of JCILPS burning effigies on July 3

Demand to implement Inner Line Permit System gets more strident JCILPS announces gen strike, decries cops' action

File pic of student wing of JCILPS burning effigies on July 3

Imphal, Jul 5: The Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) has announced a 19-hour State-wide general strike with effect from the midnight of July 6 to 7 pm of July 7 against the State Government’s alleged failure to pass a strong Bil.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Officials inspect Wunghan ash/smoke emission

Officials inspect Wunghan ash/smoke emission

Ukhrul, Jul 5 : Though the exact details of the ejection of smoke and ashes from Shitru near old Wahong village in Ukhrul district are yet to be established, preliminary observations and studies suggest that it could be due to the combustion of natural ga.....

6-Jul-2015 / Mungchan Zimik

Truce abrogation decided in advance, claim sources

IMPHAL, Jul 5 : Arrested NSCN-K leaders have revealed that their leader SS Khaplang decided to abrogate the ceasefire with the Government of India well before the outfit came out with a formal announcement. Interrogations of arrested NSCN(K) leaders, Kh.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Assam flood turns grim Over 65,000 affected all over State

Assam flood

GUWAHATI, Jul 5: The flood situation in Assam turned grim over the past 24 hours due to incessant rains with over 65,000 people being affected in 125 villages across the State. Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) said in its flood report th.....

6-Jul-2015 / Press Trust of India

Pebet to be staged

Kalakshetra Manipur’s most acclaimed play ‘Pebet’ has been invited at the International Theatre Conference, 2015 organised jointly by the International Federation for Theatre and Department of Theatre Arts, University of Hyderabad, a statement informed. .....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Workshop for IAS aspirants

Imphal, Jul 5 : A one-day workshop on ‘Inspire IAS 2015 for Civil Services Aspirants by IAS SMART Class’ along with Pan Manipur Mega Career Counselling was held today at KCC Conference Hall, Imphal. The workshop was jointly organized by TECHCHAPAZ, New D.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Discussion on ‘Disturbance Free Edn Zone’ held

Imphal, Jul 5: Following a series of mass rallies held at different districts of the State demanding ‘Disturbance Free Educational Zone’ spearheaded by the Democratic Students’ Alliance of Manipur (DESAM), the student body along with intellectuals, academ.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

JAC announces cease work stir

IMPHAL, Jul 5: The JAC of AMTUC and AMGEO has decided to launch cease work strike from July 20 in case their demands are not translated into action by July 18. Speaking to media persons at Manipur Press Club today, JAC secretary general Purujit said that.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

NSCN-R condemns

IMPHAL, Jul 5 : The NSCN-Reformation (NSCN-R) has condemned the brutal killing of its cadre Ningailung by the security forces who was waylaid while he was looking for the other cadre who did not return the previous night. Crpl. Ningailung was a cadre of.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

BJYM leader writes Cong’s epitaph

Anurag Thakur at BJP State unit office

IMPHAL, Jul 5: Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) president Anurag Thakur has claimed that BJP would capture all the three Assembly seats where mid-term polls will be held shortly and there would be no Congress Government in Manipur after the next Assemb.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

District level painting competition held

Students participating in the district level painting competition held at Panchayat Bhawan Hall, DC Office Complex, Imphal East.

Imphal, Jul 5 : A district level painting competition in connection with the Digital India Week 2015 campaign was held at Panchayat Bhawan Hall, DC Office Complex, Imphal East organized by the Deputy Commissioner Imphal East today. About 127 students (fr.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Digital India Week observed

Ukhrul, Jul 5: Organized by Ukhrul District e-Governance Society, Digital India week was observed at DRDA Conference Hall, Mini Secretariat today, reports Mungchan Zimik. During the occasion, Modak Hrisheekesh Arvind , Deputy Commissioner, Ukhrul spoke o.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Correspondent

Blockade called on Ngarian Imphal road

IMPHAL, Jul 5 : Taking strong exception against the failure of the State Government to repair the road from Yairipok Laimanai to Azad Higher Secondary School, local clubs and organisations will launch an indefinite blockade along Ngarian-Imphal road from .....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

JCILPS demands action

Imphal, Jul 5: Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) has demanded action the police personnel who heckled a girl student when a group of students tried to storm Assembly complex on July 3. In a statement, the committee said that po.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

KCP reshuffles GAC, expands politburo

IMPHAL, Jul 5: The chairman of the Kangleipak Communist Party, Ibungo Ngangom has announced the expansion of the politburo standing committee and reshuffle of the general administrative council of the outfit during the 2nd bi-annual conference of the outf.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

First in State

First in State

For the first time in Manipur, a medical team led by SKY hospital chief cardiologist Dr L Shyamkishore carried out non-operative closure of holes in the heart of a 12-year-old boy of Manipur and a 5-year-old boy of Nagaland in the hospital on July 4. Dr .....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Theatre workshop

The 20-day children theatre workshop cum production, organised by Children Cultural Research Centre, Manipur, concluded at MDU hall today. The workshop was organised with financial assistance from the State Art and Culture Department. Art and Culture Se.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

ST demand meet

The Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee, Manipur and Ima Leisem Inat Loisang, Wangkhei Hijam Leirak jointly held a meeting on ‘Demand for inclusion of Meetei/Meitei in the ST list of India’ at Ima Leishem Inat Loisang Panthou Sai Konung complex today. STDC.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Free dental, oral check-up held

Dental surgeons attending a patient at the free one day dental and oral health check at S Tombi Boys and Girls hostel

IMPHAL, Jul 5: Indian Dental Association, Manipur State branch conducted a free one day dental and oral health check at S Tombi Boys and Girls hostel, Tharoijam Mamang Leikai, Langjing today. Altogether 200 patients were examined and treated during the f.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

New Lions Club branch opened

IMPHAL, Jul 5: A new Lions Club branch named Lions Club of Imphal Central was opened today at Nirmala Hotel here under Lions Club International (LCI) District 322-D. LCI District 322-D immediate past district governor H Manikumar Singh, Lions Club of Im.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Free auto fare for meritorious students

IMPHAL, Jul 5 : Uripok Kangchup Road Auto Mega Diesel Association, Kadangband branch as an expression of encouragement to outstanding students for their brilliant results would grant a one year free auto fare to two selected students under Kagandband and .....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

SPDPO condemns

Imphal, Jul 5 : State Platform of Disabled People’s Organisation (SPDPO), Manipur has today extended its support to the demands of the Mission Blind School students. A statement issued by SPDPO joint secretary said the organisation condemns the State’s l.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Van Mahotsav Week observed

IMPHAL, Jul 5: Ayush Hospital, Lamphelpat today organised a tree plantation drive as part of the observance of Van Mahotsav Week in the hospital premises. Various fruit bearing plants, tree saplings and medicinal plants were planted during the drive. Th.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Pension for Wari Liba artistes

IMPHAL, Jul 5 : The Repartee of Wari Liba, Manipur today announced pension facilities and other awards for individuals engaged in Wari Liba (story-telling). Repartee of Wari Liba director Shyamkumar Singh during a press meet held at Thouda Bhabok Leika.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Photo exhibition cum communication campaign

Ukhrul, Jul 5: District Information Office, Ukhrul has organised a five-day photo exhibition cum interpersonal communication campaign at Oasis hall yesterday, Ukhrul. The programme was graced by P Ronald, SDO, Ukhrul, Th Shamo Singh, District Information.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Correspondent

Plantation drive

Thoubal, Jul 5: As part of the Vanmahotsav Week, a tree plantation drive was launched under the initiative of Alliance for Development Alternatives Manipur (ADAM), Kakching at Angaan Ching Eco Park today, reports our correspondent. The plantation drive w.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Correspondent

Awareness programme

Chandel, Jul 5: District AIDS Prevention and Control Unit (DAPCU), Chandel under the aegis of Manipur AIDS Control Society organised an awareness programme on “HIV and AIDS is everyone’s concern, let’s prevent it together” at Japhou Bazar today, reports o.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Correspondent

Meritorious students feted

Bishnupur, Jul 5: Thoithoi Memorial Trust, Langpok today organised a felicitation programme for meritorious students of HSLC examination 2015 at Public Theatre Hall, Nambol. Four students from Nambol area who had secured highest overall percentage during.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Correspondent

Satkholal Neihsiel condoled

IMPHAL, Jul 5: Manipur Ex-MLAs Welfare Association has condoled the death of former MLA Satkholal Neihsiel. In a statement, the association said that association members led by their president BD Behring attended the funeral service and handed over monet.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Red Shield provides assistance

IMPHAL, Jul 5: Red Shield Division handed over sewing machines to the women’s society of Koide village today with an aim to promote women empowerment and financial upliftment of the villagers. It is in continuation with the philanthropic work of Army rea.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Mom & Me outlet launched

Imphal, Jul 5: Mahindra Retail has opened Manipur’s first outlet of Mom & Me at Thangmeiband DM College road today. Maternity and ethnic fashion, infant fashion, kids fashion, baby furniture and furnishing, strollers, car seats, toys, baby and mother wel.....

6-Jul-2015 / Our Staff Reporter