A view of the place earmarked for the power sub-station
A view of the place earmarked for the power sub-station

Location of proposed power sub-station objected MSPDCL urged to look elsewhere

A view of the place earmarked for the power sub-station

IMPHAL, May 24 : Strong objections have been raised against the proposed construction of a 33/11 KVA power sub-station at a site which is presently occupied by the administrative block of an eco-park. The site in question comes under Dag No 188 and cove.....

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

‘Naga insurgents losing people’s support’

Agartala, May 24 (IANS) : The Indian Army is confident of handling any fresh violence unleashed by a Naga separatist faction operating from its bases in Myanmar, but will deal with the rebel challenge “very differently” this time, a top commander has sai.....

25-May-2015 / IANS

May 23 encounters AR furnishes their side of the story

IMPHAL, May 24: Assam Rifles have come up with their side of the story regarding the encounter that reportedly broke out at Bongbal Khullen in Senapati district yesterday. A statement issued by the PRO Hqs IGAR (S) claimed that the incident happened at H.....

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

CBSE Class XII results today

CBSE Class XII results today

NEW DELHI, May 24: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has finalised the dates for announcement of 2015 results of class 10 and 12 board exams after days of confusion. The wait for class 12 students will be over soon as the board will declare.....

25-May-2015 / Courtesy - IBT , Zee News, Mid-Day

MLA rebuffs inactivity slur

IMPHAL, May 24: “My works testify that I have been executing many development programmes for the people of Keishamthong A/C,” claimed MLA L Ibomcha. Reacting to an allegation raised by a newly ‘self-invented social worker’ that he, being an Opposition M.....

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Sadar Hills CSOs condemn

IMPHAL, May 24:The civil society organizations of Sadar Hills vehemently condemned the killing of Paokholen Khongsai, a Church secretary, in an alleged fake encounter yesterday near B Gamnom formerly known as K Henjang, Island Block, Saikul Sub Division, .....

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

NE admission cum job fair

Guwahati/Imphal, May 24 : Aryans Group of Colleges, Chandigarh is set to organize an admission cum job fair for the North East job seekers as well as admission seekers on May 28 at Aryans Campus, Chandigarh, Patiala Highway. Special helpline numbers for a.....

25-May-2015 / Agencies

Meeting held

IMPHAL, May 24 : Demanding equal pay facility with the State Police and the IRB, Manipur Homeguard Welfare Organisation today conducted a meeting with Home Guards at GM hall. There are, at present 2198 home guard personnel working under the State Governm.....

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Labour Minister assures

IMPHAL, May 24 : Union Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatreya has stated that all State Governments should comply with the Supreme Court directives on implementation of Majithia Wage Board. Speaking at the valedictory function of the two-day 8th plenary sess.....

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Heat wave sweeps across the Nation, toll rises to 335

May 24 : The blazing summer sun scorched cities across India on Saturday, with even hill stations like Mussoorie, which is 6,580 feet above sea level, sweltering at 36 degrees Celsius. In the southern states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, the heat was.....

25-May-2015 / Times News Network

JD-U flays BJP, Cong

IMPHAL, May 24: JD-M Manipur unit has slammed the BJP-led NDA Government for removing special category status from Manipur. Even though the BJP led Government has been trumpeting the Act East Policy, it is deceiving the people of Manipur by removing spec.....

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Heritage Convent

Heritage Convent

Heritage Convent, Uripok today rewarded Rs 1 lakh to 14th position holder of the HSLC exam, 2015 Biteschkumar Oinam. Alongwith Biteschkumar, five other students of the school who scored 85 per cent marks and above were felicitated with a laptop each. Don.....

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Meritorious prize

Coaching centre Build Your Success (BYS) today presented meritorious prize to its students who secured rank and letter marks in this year’s Class X examination conducted by BOSEM in a function held at Macha Leima School, Palace compound today. Top rank h.....

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

NH-102 bandh

Joint Action Committee for Immediate Removal of KNO/KNLF from Tengnoupal Block has announced a 48-hour NH-102 (Imphal-Moreh road) bandh with effect from May 25 midnight against State Government’s alleged failure to shift KNO/KNLF camp from Tengnoupal bloc.....

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

AMVWA urges

All Manipur VDF Welfare Association (AMVWA) has urged the State Government to frame a proper risk-benefit policy for VDF personnel before they are sent to hill areas for ADC elections. In a statement, the association said that there were incidents of VDF.....

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Abducted

Unknown miscreants reportedly abducted the wife of a BJP worker while she was attending Church service at Khudei Khunou village in Chandel district around 5.30 pm today, reports our Chandel correspondent. The abducted BJP worker’s wife has been identifi.....

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Mao Council bandh ends, president resigns

Mao, May 24 : After hours of confusion after the proposed 24 hr total bandh was called off in the morning of May 22 morning, it was re-imposed in late afternoon on May 23 by Mao Council leaders which also witnessed the resignation of its president. Mao C.....

25-May-2015 / Our Correspondent

KCP (MTF) leader held

KCP (MTF) leader held

IMPHAL, May 24 : A team of Imphal West district police commandos led by P Sanjoy, OC of Imphal West district commando unit arrested KCP (MTF) leader Thouba and another accomplice in a follow up action today. A reliable source informed that the two were a.....

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

World War II

IMPHAL, May 24 : The 29th of May, 1944 saw the end of a battle between Japanese army and Allied force, a fierce battle fought during the second world war era which has come to be known as the battle of Red Hill or Lotpaching. To commemorate the 71st anniv.....

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Spelling competition

IMPHAL, May 24 : The first preliminary round of the 4th State level spelling competition, 2015 was held today at Johnstone Higher Secondary School under the aegis Students’ Union, Kangleipak (SUK). Held in two different categories, the competition was pa.....

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Condolence

IMPHAL, May 24: Ex-MLA Welfare Association, Manipur has condoled the sudden demise of former MLA/Minister H Bhuban Singh of Singjamei on May 21, 2015. The former MLA/Minister had served as a Colonel in Indian Army, General Manager at Manipur State Road T.....

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

UKLF clarifies

IMPHAL, May 24: United Kuki Liberation Front (UKLF) has clarified the news report of workers of Limkhojam Haokip, ADC candidate of Torbung A/C, Chandel district being threatened by UKLF cadres as baseless adding that the front has not indulged in any such.....

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Foundation Day organised

IMPHAL, May 24: Manipur Library Association (MALA) celebrated its 28th Foundation Day at State Central Library, Imphal today. Art and Culture and Revenue Secretary K Radhakumar and MALA president K Chaoba graced the function as chief guest and functional.....

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

AR provides assistance

IMPHAL, May 24: 11 Assam Rifles of 26 Sector AR under the aegis of Hqs IGAR (South) conducted a medical camp at Haolenphai, an interior village in Indo-Myanmar border on May 21. The medical team of the Unit led by its Medical Officer conducted the health.....

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Two UG cadres held

IMPHAL, May 24: Troops of 12 BIHAR of 9 Sector AR under the aegis of Hqs IGAR (South) launched an operation at Salam Maning Leikai and apprehended one PREPAK cadre yesterday. He has been identified as No 5474 (Batch No 35), Sagolsem Naobi alias Bimal K.....

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Hall inaugurated

IMPHAL, May 24 : Lamlai AC MLA Ksh Biren inaugurated a community hall at Yaingangpokpi in Imphal East district today. Ksh Biren, N Sanatomba and I Dinesh attended the inauguration function as chief guest, president and guest of honour respectively......

25-May-2015 / Our Staff Reporter

Flag hoisting programme

Ukhrul, May 24: A flag hoisting programme for INC candidate Ngulkhohao Haolai, who will contest the ADC election from 16 Zalengbung Constituency, was held at Pashong village, Ukhrul district on May 21, reports our staff reporter. The flag was hoisted by .....

25-May-2015 / Our Correspondent

KWU Sangaikot alleges

Churachandpur, May 24: Kuki Women Union (KWU), Sangaikot block has accused Sugnu police of being involved in ADC election campaigns, reports our correspondent. According to a statement, KWU president alleged that an Inspector and his team were involved i.....

25-May-2015 / Our Correspondent

Storm destructs schools

Chandel, May 24: Part of a roof of Dr Colvin Academy School in Moreh have been damaged by violent storm which swept through most areas of the State yesterday evening, reports our correspondent. The storm blew away the roofs of four classrooms including .....

25-May-2015 / Our Correspondent

Nine personnel of the 3rd IRB were injured when their bus met with a mishap at Haorang Keirel today at 8.30 pm