BJP President Amit Shah waves to ennthusiastic supporters at Singjamei Chingamathak public rally
BJP President Amit Shah waves to ennthusiastic supporters at Singjamei Chingamathak public rally

BJP prez preaches for a new India without Congress

BJP President Amit Shah waves to ennthusiastic supporters at Singjamei Chingamathak public rally

IMPHAL, Apr 18: BJP presi-dent Amit Shah has catego- rically stated that Congress party should be uprooted from all the North Eastern States including Manipur if there should be development and corruption-free governance in the region. Addressing a publ.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Shipping deficit Oil pumps run dry sans blockade

A closed and deserted oil pump sums up the situation

IMPHAL, Apr 18: Closure of oil pumps and scarcity of fuel oils during prolonged highway blockades is under-standable. Nowadays, there is neither highway blockade nor prolonged bandhs but fuel oils, particularly petrol, are no longer available readily at .....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Students, guardians protest

Students, guardians protest

IMPHAL, Apr 18: Guardians and students of Catholic School, Canchipur today staged a protest demonstration in front of the school’s gate with an appeal to let the students attend their normal classes as usual. The protest demonstration was staged under th.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Fire ravages rice mill

The devastating fire rages on as people struggle to control it

IMPHAL, Apr 18: Properties worth lakhs of rupees were destroyed in a fire that broke out in a two-storeyed rice mill building, located adjacent to the main road at Keishamthong Longjam Leirak this morning. The mill is owned by RK Sanatomba and RK Samanan.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Ibobi inaugurates integrated SDO/BDO block

CM O Ibobi inaugurating the integrated office complex

Imphal, Apr 18: Chief Minister O Ibobi today inau-gurated an integrated infra- structure complex comprising of SDO/BDO office, police outpost and bank at Island subdivisional headquarters under Saikul AC of Senapati district. The inauguration ceremony wa.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

AMSU, ANSAM urge to lift ban imposed on Catholic schools

Imphal, Apr 18: Demanding immediate end to the ban being imposed on Catholic schools, the All Manipur Students’ Union (AMSU) has said that its members, along with other organisations, would guard the schools by forming human chain if the ban is not lifted.....

19-Apr-2015 / Staff Reporter/NNN

Bandh called off

The indefinite bandh along Imphal-Moreh imposed by the JAC against the killing of Rifleman Laita Wanoireng Aimol has been called off from midnight today following an agreement between represen-tatives of the JAC and State Government. Convenor of the JAC,.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

ATSUM submits memo

The All Tribal Students’ Union, Manipur (ATSUM) has submitted a memorandum to Amit Shah, president BJP, demanding among others setting up of Manipur State Commission for Scheduled Tribe, during his visit to the State today. The ATSUM memo highlighted tha.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

JAC targets inter-State transport

IMPHAL, Apr 18: Gearing up to intensify its stir, the JAC of All Manipur Hill Districts Contract Basis Tea-chers’ Association has announ- ced a 72-hour bandh on inter-State road transport services from April 20 midnight. HM Saka, spokesperson of the JAC.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

VDF personnel block roads

IMPHAL, Apr 18: All Manipur VDF Welfare Association (AMVWA) has claimed that seven loaded trucks, which were coming from Guwahati side, were damaged at Kalapahar in Senapati district during the economic blockade clamped by the association yesterday. In a.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

UKLF denies, clarifies

IMPHAL, Apr 18: Strongly refuting the charge that the outfit's Pallel town commander and finance dept worker, armed with AK rifles, were involved in making sneering remarks against Aimol Satu women at Aimol Satu playground on Apr 16 around 8 pm, the under.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

'UNACCO-public impasse settled'

IMPHAL, Apr 18 : The long standing impasse between Khongman Lisham Leirak and UNACCO School came to a peaceful end today with the intervention of the Manipur Students’ Federation (MSF). As such, the School which had remained closed following the misunders.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Sensitisation prog on climate change held

IMPHAL, Apr 18: A one day sensitization programme on climate change in agriculture was held today at ICAR Manipur Centre, Lamphelpat. According to a statement, the programme was inaugurated by Dr N Prakash, Joint Director, ICAR Research Complex for NEH R.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

‘Cremated’ wife discovery case Second husband’s family clarifies

IMPHAL, Apr 18: In ‘cremated’ wife discovery case, family members of Naobi’s second husband Sanayaima have clarified that they never knew about Naobi’s marital status. In a press conference held at Manipur Press Club, Sanayaima’s uncle Takhellambam Tolen.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

JAC demands compensation

Ukhrul, Apr 18: The Joint Action committee (JAC) formed in connection with the bomb blast at Khunthak under Kasom Khullen subdivision of Ukhrul district on February 5 has once again urged the authority concerned to look into its demand and fulfil the same.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Correspondent

Peace rally

Hundreds of students and representatives of various organisations took part in a peace rally, organised by All Manipur Gorkha Students’ Union today. The rally was taken out from Kanglatongbi to Char Hazare in memory of Tilak Poudal, who died in police fi.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Promoted

WL Hangshing, IAS (MT:1985) and Ramnganing Muivah, IAS (MT:1985) have been promited to the post of Additional Chief Secretaries as per the recommendation of the Screening Committee meeting held on April 15. According to a Govt order, the two officers hav.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Nemcha distributes old age pension

MLA Nemcha hands out pension to a beneficiary as officials look on

KANGPOKPI, Apr 18: The Phase II of Manipur Old Age Pension for Champhai (Keithelmanbi Military Colony) area including Tujang area, Kalapahar area, Haipi area and its adjoining areas were distributed by local MLA Nemcha Kipgen today at CC Hall, Champhai (K.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Correspondent

Youth camp

IMPHAL, Apr 18 : All Manipur United Clubs’ Organisation (AMUCO), during a press meet, has communicated its plan to conduct a youth leadership residential camp at Jiribam Higher Secondary School, Jiribam subdivision from April 19 to 22. The leadership camp.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Body to be disposed off

IMPHAL, Apr 18: The body of RK Diamond Singh s/o RK Gambhir Singh of Singjamei Wangma Kshetri Leikai, which is being kept at JNIMS morgue since April 15, would be disposed off if the body is not claimed before 2 pm of April 21, according to an order issue.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Joint meeting held

IMPHAL, Apr 18 : Joint Administrative Council (JAC) of All Manipur Trade Unions’ Council (AMTUC) and All Manipur Government Employees’ Organisation (AMGEO) held a joint meeting with Manipur Secretariat Services Association members at the conference hall, .....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Deer rescued

IMPHAL, Apr 18: An immature barking deer was handed over to PFA by villagers of Kwatha. According to a statement, the deer was reared by the villagers since two months back after it was found abandoned by its mother. The deer is now at PFA Manipur's shelt.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Fire service awareness

IMPHAL, Apr 18: As part of the Fire Services awareness week, the Manipur Fire Services dept, Imphal has organised an awareness programme at Standard Robarth Hr Sec School today. Fire personnel demonstrated fire fighting technique during the programme. .....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

No power supply today

IMPHAL, Apr 18: There will be no power supply to areas fed by the 33/11 KV s/s of Sangaipat and JNIMS and 11 KV feeders Wangkhei, Thambalkhong etc for connection of 33 KV double line circuit near JNIMS from Kongba to Khuman Lampak s/s on April 19 from 10 .....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

UG cadre arrested

IMPHAL, Apr 18: A combined team of Bishnupur district police commando and 12 Bihar Regiment arrested a PREPAK (Pro) cadre while conducting search operation at Ngaikhong Khullen Mamang Leikai on April 17. According to a statement issued by the PRO of Poli.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

AR distributes solar light

IMPHAL, Apr 18: Assam Rifles has donated solar lights to the far flung areas of Manipur under the Assam Rifles Civic Action Programme. According to a statement issued by the PRO of IGAR (S), 21 Assam Rifles of 28 Sector AR under the aegis of HQ IGAR (So.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

SCERT prog ends

IMPHAL, Apr 18: Professional skill development programme for teachers of Govt elementary school on reading and writing of English came to an end today. The programme organised by State Council of Educational Research and Training (SCERT) began on April 1.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Foundation Day held

IMPHAL, Apr 18: Young Women Health Organisation (YWHO) has celebrated its 4th foundation day today at the premises of Kongpal Chanam Leikai Development Organisation, Kongpal Chanam Leikai, Imphal East. Dr O Nobo Singh, retd Addl Director (Agri); Thangjam .....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Docu film on Kangla released

IMPHAL, Apr 18 : Manipur Art and Culture Secretary K Radhakumar Singh released a documentary film titled Kangla directed by renowned Manipuri film director Aribam Shyam Sharma in a function organised by the Manipur Film Development Corporation at Kangla H.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Accused remanded

IMPHAL, Apr 18: Two youths , who have been arrested by police custody in connection with an assault and murder case of an inmate of a rehabilitation centre located at Langol Tarung village, has been remanded to judicial custody today. Family sources said.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Free medical camp organised

Thoubal, Apr 18: A free medical camp cum awareness programme organised by Block Health Society, Thoubal in collaboration with Hospital Management Society, Heirok Community Health Centre and National Health Mission Thoubal was held at Nongpok Ninghthou Pa.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Correspondent

INC meeting held

Tamenglong, Apr 18: Ahead of the upcoming Autonomous District Council (ADC) election, a campaign meeting of the Indian National Congress was held at Oinamlong, Tousem sub-division, Tamenglong district today, reports Jiri News Network. The meeting was att.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Correspondent

MLA Nemcha inaugurates community hall

Kangpokpi (Senapati), Apr 18 : "When we have the determination to solve anything, there is always a way out and once I made a promise, I will definitely keep my words," said MLA Nemcha Kipgen during the inauguration programme of a community hall of Cananp.....

19-Apr-2015 / Our Correspondent

AJSFU expresses concern

Jiribam (Imphal East), Apr 18: Expressing concern over the lack of staff members in Jiribam Sericulture Department, president of All Jiribam Sericulture Farmers' Union (AJSFU) said that poor infrastructural facilities and lack of staff members have not o.....

19-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