IMPHAL, Aug 17: Some quarters have started asking whether BJP National leaders Ram Madhav and North East Democratic Alliance (NEDA) convenor Himanta Biswa promised two Cabinet berths to the Naga People’s Front (NPF) at the time of forming the coalition Gov-ernment led by Chief Minister N Biren.
IMPHAL, Aug 17: A Division Bench of the, High Court of Manipur consisting of Acting Chief Justice N Kotiswar and Justice Kh Nobin, passed an order regarding the Public Interest Litigation (PIL) case filed by RK Joysana, stating that the condition of Imphal-Jiribam road, in its present state, cannot be considered a proper National Highway owing to the potholes, land-slides, lack of proper drai- nage etc at various points.
KODAIKANAL, Aug 17:Manipur civil rights activist Irom Sharmila married her long-time partner Desmond Coutinho, a British national, under the Special Marriage Act at the Sub-Registrar’s office in Tamil Nadu’s Kodaikanal this morning.
IMPHAL, Aug 17: As per Section 23(2) of the Right to Education (RTE) Act which was amended recently, all elementary teachers working in Government/Govern-ment-aided and private schools must hold Diploma in Elementary Education (D.El.Ed) by March 31, 2019.
IMPHAL, Aug 17 (DIPR): The State Cabinet today decided to constitute a State level Committee for effective implementation of Act East Policy in the State.
IMPHAL, Aug 17: A rape accused, who was on the run from February last year, surrendered himself before Special Court POCSO Imphal West and has been remanded to Judicial custody till September 1.
Imphal, Aug 17 (DIPR): The Enquiry Committee constituted to probe the supply of sub-standard belts to Manipur Police Depart-ment has submitted its final report to Chief Minister N Biren Singh today.
IMPHAL, Aug 17: All the money kept in a hard box of a medical store has been looted by some unidentified armed persons at Moreh, subse-quent upon which all busi- ness activities were suspen-ded at the border town.
Two unidentified armed persons came inside RN Medicos at Moreh Ward No 6, Nepali Basti at around 3.30 pm yesterday and confiscated all the money kept inside a hard box after intimidating the pharmacist and other people present at the store.
The All Tribal Students’ Union Manipur (ATSUM) has today submitted a charter of demands to Chief Minister N Biren.
IMPHAL, Aug 17: The State’s fifth Panchayat general election would be held on October 7 this year. This was announced by State Election Commissioner Th Kaminikumar at the State Election Office, Lamphelpat today.
DIMAPUR, Aug 17: Nagaland Chief Minister, TR Zeliang today welcomed the initiative of NPF Minority Wing and NPF Central Women Wing in extending their full support to the present Government under the leadership of TR Zeliang and the NPF Party under the leadership of Neiphiu Rio, according to Chief Minister’s Office (CMO).
KANGPOKPI, Aug 17: The Gundung River Protection Committee (GRPC) has come up with stringent measures, today, in an attempt to preserve and protect the Gundung river and its ecosystem.
Bishnupur: A team consisting of the Deputy Commissioner, Bishnupur, Bobby Waikhom and NHPC officials, IFCD and LDA officials, today, inspected the bridge and water regulator built across Khordak rive