To ensure territorial integrity of the State, Centre must be urged to revise Article 3 of Constitution : Naoriya Pakhanglakpa ex-MLA RK Anand

IMPHAL, Apr 18: Naoriya Pakhanglakpa ex-MLA RK Anand has said that it is the responsibility of the State Government to urge for a revision of Article III of the Indian Constitution in order to protect the territorial integrity of the State. Speaking to media persons at his residence at Kwakeithel Akham Leikai, he stated that […]

‘Henjunaha’ folk play premiered

IMPHAL, Apr 18 (DIPR):The Rhythms of Manipur, Imphal’s ‘Henjunaha’ was premiered today at Manipur Jagoi Marup Golden Jubilee Stage, Lamboikhongnangkhong. The play was sponsored by the Ministry of Culture, Government of India under Cultural Productions and Production Grant Scheme. Information and Public Relations Director Meghachandra Kongbam, State member of NEZCC, Dimapur Nameirakpam Tiken Singh and […]

Dr Palin urges to promote public awareness of cleft palate and lip

Imphal, Apr 18 : As part of the ongoing cleft week observation, an awareness programme for teachers on free corrective surgery for cleft lip and palate under Smile Train Shija Cleft Project was organised today at Shija Hospitals, Langol. The programme was jointly organized by SSA, State Mission Authority, Manipur and Shija Hospitals. Dr Kh […]

Shirui Lily festival from May 16 to 20 Govt gears up for festival of State flower

IMPHAL, Apr 18: For the first time, Shirui Lily Festival would be celebrated at the State level from May 16 to 20. Earlier, the festival was scheduled to be held from May 5 to 9 but a meeting of the organising committee held today at the CM’s Secretariat decided to postpone the festival to May […]

Plots to topple Govt won’t succeed : Biren

IMPHAL, Apr 18: Accusing some people of plotting to topple his Government, Chief Minister Nongthombam Biren has categorically stated that all such plots will end in failure. Speaking as chief guest at a public function held today at Lamyanba Shanglen, Palace Compound on Rashtriya Vistarak Yojana in connection with Pandit Deendayal Upadhaya’s centenary celebration (September […]

Army men involved in extra-judicial killing in Manipur must be punished : SC SC to first probe 3 cases of rape and murder

NEW DELHI, Apr 18 : Rejecting Centre’s plea that cases of extra-judicial killings allegedly by armed forces in insurgency-hit Manipur should not be re-opened as more than a decade has passed, the Supreme Court said that when Bangladesh could prosecute war criminals for atrocities committed in 1971, the Indian Government should also not shy away […]

HCBAM flays appointment of AG from outside

IMPHAL, Apr 18: In protest against the appointment of Advocate General of Manipur from outside the State, advocates and members of High Court Bar Association staged a sit-in-protest in front of the High Court of Manipur today. After staging the protest demonstration, a memorandum highlighting the matter was submitted to Chief Minister N Biren. Speaking […]

SP tablets worth Rs 1 lakh seized

IMPHAL, Apr 18: Continuing drive against illicit liquor and other contraband drugs, Imphal East district police acting on specific information arrested a non-local along with 8640 pieces of SP tablet worth around Rs 1 lakh from Palace Gate under Porompat police station today at around 11 am. The continuous drive is being carried out under […]

Militants attack tanker convoy, drivers lodge protest

IMPHAL, Apr 18: Militants attacked a convoy of 47 oil tankers and LPG bullet tankers escorted by a team of CRPF and two oil tankers were damaged. Subsequent upon the attack, oil tanker drivers have launched a cease work strike. Even as a meeting was held between transporters and CAF&PD Minister Karam Shyam later today […]

SHRI kicks start Cleft Week Observation

A kick off ceremony of Cleft Week scheduled from 17th to 23rd April 2017 was held yesterday at Shija Hospitals with an aim to create awareness about cleft and also rendering new smiles, new hopes, new lives through free corrective surgery for cleft li…