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By : Mungchan Zimik


SP Thanchuila crowned Miss Luira 2014

Ukhrul, Feb 20: Beating ten aspirants, SP Thanchuila of Somrei village was crowned Miss Luira 2014 in a keenly contested pageantry held at Mission Ground Alungtang, Ukhrul yesterday.

Thanchuila walked home richer by Rs 50,000 along with the crown.

Cheiyaphy Wungleng of Wino Bazar and Yurlingla Journaran Shaiza of Alungtang were adjudged the 1st and 2nd Runners up respectively.

Other subtitle winners are Runmitha Luikham (Beautiful Hair), Wonmi Ragui (Miss Cat walk), Worleichan A Shimray (Perfect), Cheiyaphy Wungleng (Beautiful smile) and Ringronthing Ngaror (best traditional dress).

Sensational entertainment programme including live musical show and performance from local artists/bands, body show etc were other events that enthralled the jam-packed crowd.

The Miss Luira tiara winner Thanchuila said she wants to become a wedding planner, while Cheiyaphy Wungleng put her hearts on charity works. Journaran aims to become an educationist.

The beauty contest was organised by Hunphun Frontal Organization and supported by Ukhrul Village authority. The TNL President Artax A Shimray dehoisted the Luira festival flag to close the 2014 seed sowing festival of Hunphun/Ukhrul villlage.

21-Feb-2014 / Mungchan Zimik
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Foundation stone laid

IMPHAL, Dec 20: Wangoi Assembly Constituency MLA Oinam Lukhoi laid the foundation stone for the construction of a new RCC bridge across Merakhong river under Wangoi AC today. Manipur State Rural Roads Development Agency and residents of Wangoi AC took pa.....

21-Dec-2014 / Our Staff Reporter

Poll observer

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21-Dec-2014 / Our Staff Reporter

Missing boys' parents appeal

Parents of Laishram Lukhoi and Huidrom Pratap, during a press meet held at Manipur Press Club today, have appealed to the concerned organisation(s) to take pity on the hapless victims and release them unharmed. Laishram Kullabi, father of Lukhoi implore.....

21-Dec-2014 / Our Staff Reporter

Two-day refresher training prog for paralegals begins

IMPHAL, Dec 20: The Committee for Legal Aid to Poor (CLAP) in association with Manipur State Legal Service Authority (MSLSA) and New Life foundation, Moirang kick started a two-day refresher training programme for paralegal volunteers today at High Court .....

21-Dec-2014 / Our Staff Reporter

Fifth phase: High voter turnout in J-K, Jharkhand

Srinagar/Ranchi, Dec 20: Undeterred by the cold winter, voters turned out in large numbers in most of the consti-tuencies in Jammu and Kashmir and Jharkhand that went to polls in the fifth and final phase of polls on Saturday. Undeterred by the threat of.....

21-Dec-2014 / Courtesy: The Hindustan Times