With Demonetisation 2016 yet to deliver clear-cut benefits, what next?

C Rammanohar Reddy One of the central arguments in this book is that whichever way one looks at it, Demonetisation 2016 was not a good idea. One, very little of black money is held in the form of cash, so demonetisation was not going to destroy much of the unaccounted wealth. Two, even if the […]

Economic blockade free State Tap the advantages

Economic blockade free State. Chief Minister N Biren must have said this with a degree of confidence while addressing the Digi-Dhan Mela at City Convention Centre on April 2. It was a Digi-Dhan Mela and while the Chief Minister did talk about other things which were directly related to the Digi-Dhan mela such as opening […]

HC directs Jhalajit to submit rejoinder

IMPHAL, Apr 3: With regard to the petition filed by 2nd IRB CO Dr AK Jhalajit seeking interim relief and challenging the order passed by Session Court, Imphal West on February 14 which gave liberty to the CBI for further investigation into the July 23, 2009 BT Road firing incident, the High Court of Manipur […]

State Govt takes note of incursions from across border Centre briefed, more man power at check posts mooted

IMPHAL, Apr 3 : Taking cognizance of the report furnished by the United Committee Manipur that Myanmar army personnel had encroached upon Indian territory near BP 76 at Haolenphai village in Chandel district on March 4, the Home Joint Secretary has written to the Joint Secretary, Ministry of External Affairs, that the Government of Manipur […]

IAS officer RK Dinesh appointed RIMS officiating Director Senior Profs of RIMS cry foul

IMPHAL, Apr 3 : IAS (Manipur-2000) RK Dinesh has been appointed as officiating Director of RIMS. A letter sent by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Deputy Secretary B Bandyopadhyay to the RIMS Medical Superintendent today conveyed that the president of RIMS board of governors has approved appointment of RK Dinesh as officiating Director of […]

NTC asks Nagaland CM to clarify on FA

DIMAPUR, Apr 3 : Nagaland Tribes Council (NTC) has drawn attention on the statement made by Nagaland Chief Minister Dr Shürhozelie Liezietsü at the recent Kohima Division NPF Convention wherein he had purportedly reiterated that “the NPF supports the August 3rd, 2015 ‘Framework Agreement’ between the Government of India (GoI) and NSCN (I-M).” NTC Media […]

Mishap toll increases

A man who was one of the injured victims in the tragic road accident which occurred at Mao on March 27 succumbed to his injuries at JNIMS Hospital today, raising the death toll in the accident to 24 Source The Sangai Express

World Autism Awareness Day

Relief Centre for the Welfare of Differently Abled Persons, Manipur and State Commissioner for Persons with Disabilities, Manipur jointly organized World Autism Awareness Day cum One Day Conference of Right of Persons with Disabilities Act 2016 under…

Martyr honoured

Mortal remains of JCO Naib Subedar Sanayaima Kom, who was martyred in an IED blast on April 1 along the Line of Control LoC , Poonch district, J K, have been brought by a service aircraft at Imphal International Airport today Source The Sangai Expr…

AMMSO appeals

The All Manipur Muslim Students’ Organisation AMMSO has appealed to the State Government to take up necessary action against Parliamentary secretary MOBC Manipur Ashab Uddin, Principal Secretary FD , Govt of India, Vineet Joshi and Deputy Secretar…

Training course begins

A 6 day training course on Technological interventions for improving productivity and profitability of farmers by existing IFS models was inaugurated today at the conference hall, ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region, Manipur Centre, Imphal Source …