Did BJP leaders promise two Cabinet berths to NPF?

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.

Natl highway a misnomer for Imp-Jiri route: HC

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.

Irom Sharmila marries Desmond Coutinho

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 (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.

Inspected

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