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Ongoing Class X, Class XII exams: Crucial stages

Class X and Class XII board examinations are on. Two of the most crucial stages in the life of a student and while students appearing for the Class X examinations will look to pursue their higher education from some of the more ..

The tragedy of Pulwama: One year on, the systemic flaws that allowed the attack have not been fixed

The most glaring failure was that of the Intelligence agencies. One year ago, when 40 Central Reserve Police Force were killed as a car filled with explosives rammed ..

Book by Jarnail Singh: ‘Decision-making was much quicker and firm during the Vajpayee period’

In the book, published by Konark Publishers, Singh also writes that the RSS could not exert much influence on the functioning of the PMO under Vajpayee...

Covid-19 outbreak: Air India pilot recounts his experience leading the Wuhan evacuation missions

‘When we landed, the entire region was deathly quiet,’ said captain Amitabh Singh. “An eerie silence prevailed, with no sight of humans anywhere.” ..

I League : Spirited East Bengal down TRAU FC 4-2

IMPHAL, Feb 23 East Bengal came back from behind to beat TRAU FC 4-2 in an I-League 2019-20 clash on Sunday at the Khuman Lampak Stadium, Imphal...

13th MSL: AIM beat KLASA 2-1 to open account as SSU, YUFC share spoils

IMPHAL, Feb 23 : After three straight losses, AIM, Khabam fought back from a goal down in the first half to beat KLASA, Keinou 2-1 and open up their account on Sunday at the 13th Manipur State League ..

Stage set for semi-finals of T-20 Veteran Cricket tourney

IMPHAL, Feb 23 : The semi-finals line up of the T-20 Veteran Cricket Tournament organised by Manipur Veteran Cricket Association was completed today...

State weightlifters feted

IMPHAL, Feb 23 The Manipur Weightlifting Association has feted players who participated and brought home medals from the various championships held recently, said a statement of the association today...

AMBBA names State team for Sr Mr India

IMPHAL, Feb 23 : All Manipur Body Builders Association (AMBBA) has announced the names of the players in the State team for the Sr Mr India, 2020 slated to be held at Indore, Madhya Pradesh from March 20 to 22...

GSC, Muvanlai win in 10th Shaheed Manoranjan Singh Memorial Football tourney

IMPHAL, Feb 23: Lunminlen's double fired GSC 5-3 past AMOFA and earned next round berth at the 10th Shaheed Manoranjan Singh Memorial CRPF Football Tournament 2019-20 being held at SAI Turf Ground...

13th Manipur State League: NEROCA FC trounce DM RAO 6-1 to go top, Muvanlai Athletics thump GSC 3-1

IMPHAL, Feb 22 : NEROCA FC, Sangakpham on Saturday ran riot to notch up a 6-1 win against DM RAO, Sekmai and climb on top of the league table after four matches in the ongoing 13th Manipur State League organised by All Manipur Football Association at Artficial Turf Ground, Khuman Lampak...

Mohun Bagan extend lead atop with Churchill Brothers revenge

FATORDA, Feb 22 Papa Diawara (6'), Suhair VP (50'), Komron Tursunov (58') helped Mohun Bagan to a 3-0 win over Churchill Brothers at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Fatorda, Goa, on Saturday...

Bala Devi to debut for Rangers FC in the Scottish Women’s Premier League

Guwahati, Feb 22 Manipur footballer Ngangom Bala Devi is all set to make her debut for Rangers FC in the Scottish Women’s Premier League Cup on Sunday...

8th T-20 Manipur Veteran Cricket: Model Club complete league stage sweep with 6 wicket thrashing of NAPSA

IMPHAL, Feb 22 : Model Club, Chingamakha thrashed NAPSA, Kha Imphal by 6 wickets on Saturday to complete Group A league stage sweep and seal semi-final berth of the 8th T-20 Manipur Veteran Cricket Tournament being underway at Langthabal Public Ground...

I-League 2019-20: TRAU FC host struggling East Bengal

KOLKATA, Feb 22 Tiddim Road Athletic Union (TRAU) FC will be playing host to struggling Kolkata giants East Bengal in the I-League, on Sunday, looking to avenge their defeat in the away leg...

2nd Manipur Player's Day Invitational Football Championship 2020 : AMSU vs DESAM in final

IMPHAL, Feb 22 AMSU (All Manipur Students' Union) will face off against DESAM (Democratic Students Alliance of Manipur) in the final of the 2nd Manipur Player's Day Invitational Football Championship 2020...

I League 2019-20: NEROCA FC edge Gokulam Kerala in 3-2 thriller to move out from drop zone

IMPHAL, Feb 21 NEROCA FC rallied to a win in a five-goal thriller against Gokulam Kerala in an I-League 2019-20 encounter at the Khuman Lampak Main Stadium, on Friday...

MU men's regu team finish runners up at All India Inter University Sepak Takraw

IMPHAL, Feb 21 : Manipur University (MU) men's regu team had to contend with a silver medal as they finished runners up at the All India Inter University (Men and Women) Sepak Takraw tournament hosted by MJP Rohilkhand University, Bareilly since February 19...

13th Manipur State League: NISA rout AFC 4-1 for third win, climb on pole position

IMPHAL, Feb 21 : NISA, Thangmeiband sealed their third win of the 13th Manipur State League with a 4-1 rout of AFC, Thoubal at Artificial Turf Ground, Khuman Lampak on Friday...

Chandel Second Division League: Mission stars as Kankhu AFC demolish UNISA 7-0

IMPHAL, Feb 21 : Mission scored four goals including the opener to hand Kankhu Athletic Football Club (Kankhu AFC) a convincing 7-0 victory against UNISA in a Group A league match of the ADC Trophy Chandel Second ..

MPSC vs AMOFA in 13th Jiri Cup final

IMPHAL, Feb 21: MPSC will lock horns with AMOFA, Moirang in the final showdown of the 13th Jiribam Cup Invitation Football Tournament 2020 on February 24...

13th MSL: AIM continue to suffer as SSU down SU 2-0

IMPHAL, Feb 20: AIM Khabam failed to wake up from their slumber for the fourth time as they lost Thursday match to YPHU Lalambung while SSU Singjamei won over SU (Sagolband United) 2-0 later in the day...

Jiri Cup: MPSC vs FC Lamjao to meet AMOFA in final

IMPHAL, Feb 20: L Joshidas' lone goal helped AMOFA Moirang beat PYA 1-0 to enter final of the 13th Jiribam Cup Invitation Football Tournament 2020 Thursday...

Volleyball: TRYVC emerge champions

IMPHAL, Feb 20: TRYVC emerged champion of the 2nd State Level Mini Boys' Volleyball Tournament 2020 on Thursday...

T-20 Veteran Cricket: YWC outrun OSCAR by 22 runs

IMPHAL, Feb 20: YWC Langthabal beat OSCAR by 22 runs in the 8th T-20 Manipur Veteran Cricket Tournament 2020 at Langthabal Public Ground Thursday...

10th Shaheed Manoranjan Tourney: NESU, DM RAO secure emphatic wins

IMPHAL, Feb 20: With Jenish's double, NESU Khurai smashed AKSA 5-0 while DM RAO Sekmai thrashed NACO Nambul Mapal 3-1 in Thursday matches of the 10th Shaheed Manoranjan Singh Memorial CRPF Football Tournament 2019-20 at SAI Turf Ground...

National Sports Academy invites students for academic session 2020-21

IMPHAL, Feb 20 The National Sports Academy, Khuman Lampak Sports Complex, Imphal is conducting selection test for enrolment of students in the academy for the academic session 2020-21, it said in a statement today...

KYVO win CRPF inter village football tourney

IMPHAL, Feb 20 Promoting football among children and youth, 32 Bn, CRPF Loktak organized Inter Village U-19 Football Tournament-2020 for villages of Bishnupur & Churachandpur district under the CRPF Unit area of responsibility from February 17 to 20...

13th Manipur State League: NEROCA FC roll on with 3-1 victory over YUFC, slender 1-0 win for UKB

IMPHAL, Feb 19 : NEROCA FC, Sangakpham continued their fine form as they thumped YUFC, Ukhrul 3-1 and extended their winning streak to three in the 13th Manipur State League organised by All Manipur Football ..

Priyangka helps India U-17 women defeat Romania in 2nd Friendly

NEW DELHI, Feb 19 The India U-17 women's team registered a 1-0 victory over the Romania U-17 women's side on Wednesday (February 19, 2020) in the second friendly match between the two teams in Turkler, Turkey. ..

10th Shaheed Manoranjan Singh Memorial CRPF State Open Football tournament begins

Imphal, Feb 19 : Governor of Manipur, Dr Najma Heptulla today inaugurated the 10th Shaheed Manoranjan Singh Memorial Football Tournament 2020 at SAI Sports Complex, Takyel. The tournament featuring a total of 25 teams will conclude on March 5...

Stage set for semi-finals of Mini Boys Volleyball tourney

IMPHAL, Feb 19 : The semi-finals line up of the 2nd State Level Mini Boys Volleyball Tournament being held at Wangoo Laipham Heinouyam Primary School playground, was completed today with the end of the league stage...

Veteran T-20 : LCCC, Model Club ensure semi-final spots

IMPHAL, Feb 19 : LCCC, Lilong Chajing and Model Club, Chingamakha completed trebles in 5-team group stage at the 8th T-20 Manipur Veteran Cricket Tournament to ensure the two semi-final slots from the group (A) today...

13th Manipur State League: MA survive late scare to egde AFC 3-2, remain on top

IMPHAL, Feb 18 : Muvanlai Athletics, Kangpokpi had to deal with late pressure from AFC, Thoubal but won 3-2 thanks to first half goals, in the 20th match of the ongoing 13th Manipur State League organised by All Manipur Football Association...

Veteran T-20 Cricket: LCCC beat CHAMP by 4 wickets to keep semi-finals hope alive

IMPHAL, Feb 18 : LCCC, Lilong Chajing kept their semi-finals hope at the ongoing 8th T-20 Veteran Cricket Tournament alive beating CHAMP, Khagempalli by 4 wickets for the second Group stage (A) win at Langthabal Public Ground...

Upen treble fires UVSA-A 4-1 past UVSA-C

IMPHAL, Feb 18 : Upen scored thrice (14', 17', 21') to help UVSA-A, Chajing post a comfortable 4-1 win against UVSA-C in the Late Koijam Yaima Memorial Veteran Football Tournament 2020 being underway at Eleven Star ..

Draws the order of the day at Chandel Second Divn League

IMPHAL, Feb 18 : The second day of the ADC Chandel Trophy Second Division Football League saw both matches at Liwa Sarei Football Ground end in draws...

Ranji Trophy: Limited DRS from semis, no Hawk Eye and Ultra Edge

MUMBAI, Feb 18 The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) plans to use the limited Decision Review System (DRS) only in the semifinals and the final of the Ranji Trophy...

2nd State Level Mini Boys Volleyball: TRYVC complete league stage sweep with TYWC win

IMPHAL, Feb 18 : TRYVC, Ukhrul were able to register four of four league stage wins in the ongoing 2nd State Level Mini Boys Volleyball Tournament 2020 organised under the aegis of All Manipur Volleyball Association at Wangoo ..

13th Manipur State League L Gouro hits treble as NISA brush aside 9-man AIM 6-1

By Our Sports ReporterIMPHAL, Feb 17 : L Gouro continued his fine form to score thrice in NISA's 6-1 drubbing of AIM, Khabam today at Artificial Turf Ground in the 18th match of the 13th Manipur State League organised by All Manipur Football Association.AIM which are yet to register a point, started the game brightly with Peter Seiminthang finding the breakthrough in the 10th minute but the team lost its tempo latter on and never recovered as they were reduced to 10-man after Ch Kenson Meitei was ..

Manipur amass 6 medals at NSG Fencing

By Our Sports ReporterIMPHAL, Feb 17 : State fencers have amassed 6 medals including 4 gold medals and 2 silver medals till third day of the 65th National School Games Fencing hosted by Gujarat in Nadiad under the aegis of School Games Federation of India from February 15.The day saw Manipur's team consisting of Hemash, K Abhinash, Kh Rajiv and S Pappu win a gold medal in the foil event after beating Haryana 15-9. Latter A Thomba, Tondonsana N, P Bishesh and W Yohenba were able to earn Manipur another ..

PYA drub UBFC 4-1 to complete treble in Jiri Cup

By Our Sports ReporterIMPHAL, Feb 17 : PYA, Kairang romped to a 4-1 win against UBFC, Hmarkholien to earn third win on the trot in  Group X quarter final league stage at the ongoing 13th Jiri Cup Invitation Football Tournament 2019-20 organised by All Jiribam Sports Association at Jiribam Hr Secondary School playground.PYA which downed WYFC, Wangjing 3-1 in the previous match, rode on first half strikes by Ejaj, Leingakpa and Nauton to earn their third win today against UBFC.Ejaj gave PYA a good ..

KVFA rout AMBA 3-0 in K Yaima Memorial Veteran Football tourney

By Our Sports ReporterIMPHAL, Feb 17 : KVFA, Kakching notched up a 3-0 win against AMBA today in the second match of the 8th Koijam Yaima Memorial Veteran Football Tournament being held at Eleven Star Sporting Union's Football ground, Akampat.K Sanjit put KVFA ahead in the 9th minute before Subashchandra scored a brace, with goals coming up in the 21st and the 43rd minute, to ensure the 3-0 win against AMBA, Cheirap Court.The day also saw FLAM, Yaiskul play out a goalless draw with UVSA-B, Chajing...

Mini Boys Volleyball TRYVC grab two wins on Day 2

By Our Sports ReporterIMPHAL, Feb 17 : TRYVC, Ukhrul earned two of two wins on the second day of the 2nd State Level Mini Boys Volleyball Tournament 2020 being organised at Wangoo Laishram Heinouyam Awang Leikai under the aegis of All Manipur Volleyball A..

Kpi dist boxing trial on Feb 19

IMPHAL, Feb 17Kangpokpi District Boxing Association will be conducting a trial selection for sub-junior boys and girls on February 19 at 11 am at Mary Kom Boxing Academy, National Games Village, Imphal for participation at the All India Inter District Box..

Hnatham SC win 8-1 in ADC Cdl Trophy 2nd Divn League opener

By Our Sports ReporterIMPHAL, Feb 17 : Hnatham SC kicked off the ADC Chandel Trophy 2nd Division Football League 2019-20 with a 8-1 thrashing of UNISA at Liwa Sarei ground today.The tournament organised by DSA Chandel is featuring 16 teams clubbed into fo..

Sangai Gym fetes National athletes

IMPHAL, Feb 17Sangai Gym, Khagempalli has today felicitated two athletes who have participated at the 10th Junior, Masters, Ladies and Divyang National Bodybuilding and Physique Championship 2020 held from February 1 to 2 at Amalapuram in Andhra Pradesh.Mutum Amar who took part in the Masters' 40 to 50 years class and Jenika Naorem who finished third in the junior women's model physique was accorded a ward reception by officials of the gym. Naorem Ranjit, who led the State team at the said championship ..

I League 2019-20: Shayan Roy's heroics in TRAU goal hold Chennai City

IMPHAL, Feb 16 Shayan Roy's heroics in goal helped TRAU FC hold defending champions Chennai City FC to a goalless draw in an I-League match on Sunday at the Khuman Lampak Stadium. ..

UKB, NEROCA earn 2-1 victories in 13th MSL

IMPHAL, Feb 16 : UKB, Churachandpur earned their first win at the ongoing 13th Manipur State League at Turf Ground, Khuman Lampak today as NEROCA FC, Sangakpham grabbed a 2-1 win against SU, Sagolband to stretch their winning run. ..

Manipur's Daman Singh wins 50km race walk event in National C'ships

Ranchi, Feb 16 Sanabam Daman Singh of Manipur won the men's 50km race walk event on the second and final day of the National Championships here on Sunday. ..

Veteran T-20 Cricket: Mujibur leads LCCC to 10 wicket win against YPHU

IMPHAL, Feb 16 : Mujibur Rahaman scored an unbeaten 69 off 22 balls to help LCCC chased down 83 run target set up by YPHU, Lalambung and a notch up a 10 wicket win today in the 8th T-20 Manipur Veteran Cricket Tournament being underway at Langthabal Public Ground...

13th Mega Marathon Manipur held

Imphal, Feb 16 The 13th edition of ‘Mega Marathon Manipur’ organised by the United People’s Front Manipur under the aegis of the Athletic Association of Manipur (AAM) was conducted in Imphal on Sunday. ..

19th State Veteran TT Championships concludes, S Ashalata clinches women's open singles crown

IMPHAL, Feb 16 : S Ashalata Devi of Thoubal was crowned the women's open singles winner beating Nambram Sushila Devi of Imphal East in the final in the 19th State Veteran Table Tennis Championships organised by Manipur ..

13th MSL : YUFC win 1-0 against DM RAO, AFC hold NACO

IMPHAL, Feb 15 : YUFC, Ukhrul earned their second win at the ongoing 13th Manipur State League today by beating DM RAO, Sekmai 1-0 at Football Turf Ground Khuman Lampak as AFC, Thoubal and NACO, Nambul Mapal..

I-League: Chennai City, TRAU FC looking to gain momentum from mid-table clash

IMPHAL, Feb 15 Tiddim Road Athletic Union (TRAU) FC will host defending champion Chennai City FC at the Khuman Lumpak Stadium on Sunday as both teams look to get back to winning ways...

T-20 Manipur Veteran Cricket: YWC, Model Club post comprehensive victories

IMPHAL, Feb 15 : YWC, Langthabal and Model Club, Chingamakha earned huge wins in today's matches of the 8th T-20 Manipur Veteran Cricket Tournament being organised by Manipur Veteran Cricket Association at Langthabal Public Ground...

PYA, FC Lamjao win in 13th Jiri Cup

IMPHAL, Feb 15 : PYA, Kairang and FC Lamjao were able to post wins in today's Group X quarter final league matches of the ongoing 13th Jiri Cup Invitation Football Tournament 2019-20 organised by All Jiribam Sports Association at Jiribam Hr Secondary School ground...

Revenue Minister encourages young players

Imphal, Feb 15 : CAF & PD Minister Karam Shyam on Saturday encouraged young players to give their best in sports as well as education to shine the State in National and international arenas...

4 called up for U-17 National Football team camp

IMPHAL, Feb 15 Four players from Manipur have been called up by All India Football Federation to attend U-17 Women's National Football team camp. The players who have received call for the National camp are Phanjoubam Nirmala Devi..

Trials for All India Inter District Boxing Championship

IMPHAL, Feb 15 The Churachandpur District Boxing Association is set to conduct a trial selection of sub-junior boys and girls born between January 1, 2006 and December 31, 2007 on February 18 at 11 am at Mary Kom Boxing Academy, Imphal..

Manipur emerge overall champions of 41st National Masters Athletic Championship

IMPHAL, Feb 14 : Hosts Manipur were crowned overall champions at the 41st National Masters Athletic Championship-2020 held at Khuman Lampak Main Stadium under the aegis of Master Athletics Federation of India ..

I League: Mohun Bagan ride Fran Gonzalez hat-trick to rout NEROCA FC

KALYANI, Feb 14 Mohun Bagan outclassed NEROCA FC 6-2 in an I-League 2019-20 clash on Friday at the Kalyani Municipal Corporation Stadium, West Bengal...

Veteran T-20 Cricket: Emphatic wins for CYCLONE and Model Club

IMPHAL, Feb 14: Suresh's knock of 85 off 57 balls carried the day for Model Club as they downed LCCC at Langthabal Public Ground in the 8th T-20 Manipur Veteran Cricket Tournament 2020...

13th Manipur State League: GSC upset SSU 2-1 as Muvanlai Athletics extend winning run

IMPHAL, Feb 14 : GSC earned a 2-1 win against SSU, Singjamei as Muvanlai Athletics beat AIM, Khabam 2-1 to register second win at the 13th Manipur State League being organised by All Manipur Football Association at Football Turf Ground, Khuman Lampak...

Manipur leading medal tally in 41st National Masters Athletics Championship 2020

IMPHAL, Feb 13: With 18 gold, 8 silver and 7 bronze medals added to her tally Thursday, Manipur is leading the 41st National Masters Athletics Championship 2020 underway at Khuman Lampak Main Stadium with a total of 54..

13th MSL: UKB split points with NISA

IMPHAL, Feb 13: Paolenlal of United Kazim Brothers (UKB) Churachandpur scored two as the team split points with North Imphal Sporting Association (NISA) after the Thursday match of the 13th Manipur State League ended 2-2...

Manipur Veteran Cricket Tourney: NAPSA win over YPHU by 91 runs

IMPHAL, Feb 13: NAPSA Kha-Imphal posted an emphatic win over YPHU Lalambung by 91 runs in the opening match of the 8th Manipur Veteran Cricket Tournament 2020 played at Langthabal Public Ground Thursday. ..

YUCC lift 2nd MNCA U-16 Boys N Rajningthou Memorial Trophy

IMPHAL, Feb 12 : YUCC, Kwakeithel Moirang Purel defeated YWC, Langthabal by 27 runs to claim the title of the 2nd MNCA U-16 Boys Naorem Rajningthou Memorial Trophy today at Luwangpokpa Cricket ground...

13th MSL : YPHU, SU open winning accounts

IMPHAL, Feb 12 : YPHU opened up their campaign at the 13th Manipur State League being organised by All Manipur Football Association with a 2-0 win against KLASA, Keinou today at Football Turf Ground as SU..

41st National Masters Athletic Championship : S Thambal fastest in 60+ 100 m event

IMPHAL, Feb 12 : Manipur's S Thambal earned top place in the above 60 years men's 100 m event as the State amassed 12 gold, 14 silver and 11 bronze medals on the fourth day at the 41st National Masters Athletic Championship being underway at Khuman Lampak Main Stadium. ..