Stricter norms set for licence to ‘hazardous’ transporters

IMPHAL: The driving licence issuing authorities have started new norm/procedure for obtaining driving licence by drivers of goods carriers transporting dangerous or hazardous goods in the state from May 2. According to a release issued by the Secretary of Transport Department, prior to application for driving licence by drivers of goods carriages carrying dangerous or hazardous goods, the applicant should be holder of driving licence for operating transport […]

Tripartite talks with UNC likely to resume soon

The tripartite talks on the district creation issue involving the United Naga Council (UNC), the State government and the Central government are likely to be held early next week. Sources informed Newmai News Network this evening that the “exact date” for the talks will be fixed in a day or two. In the last tripartite […]

Dr Jhalajit case referred to Chief Justice

IMPHAL: A Single Bench of High Court of Manipur on Wednesday passed an order that delinked the bench from the petition filed by 2nd IRB commandant Dr Akoijam Jhalajit Singh, challenging the CBI charge in connection with the BT road firing incident. While decreeing that the petition may be placed before any other Bench, the Single Bench of Justice N Kotiswar Singh, however,stated that […]

Joykisan claims BJP offered money to lure Cong MLAs

IMPHAL: Reacting sharply against the recent activities of BJP government in luring Congress MLAs into its fold, MPCC spokesperson MLA Khumukcham Joykisan Wednesday dubbed BJP as a corrupt party trying to dupe the public with its supposedly anti-corruption stance. Addressing media persons at Congress Bhawan here, Joykisan asserted that the BJP led government, which pledged to root out corruption from the state, is indulging in corrupt practices […]

Irom Sharmila and Desmond Kutino getting married: Wedding ceremony to be held in Kerala

Madurai, May 2: Manipur’s Iron lady Irom Sharmila is getting married. British citizen Desmond Koutinho is the groom. Now Irom Sharmila is back in Madurai, Tamil Nadu. They both want their marriage to be held in Kerala. Irom Sharmila and Desmond Koutinho have been in love for the last eight years. Koutinho heard about Irom […]

Mizoram: Farmer’s lad, Laldintluanga had no idea he was HSLC 2017 exam topper

AIZAWL, May 3: Breaking the monopoly of Aizawl schools on top, a farmer’s son surprised the whole state when he topped the Mizoram High School Leaving Certificate (HSLC) or Class 10 exam which was declared on Tuesday. Laldintluanga, a student of Mariana High School in eastern Mizoram’s Serchhip town, topped the exam with 474 out […]

Poacher held

A poacher was apprehended by police and officials of Keibul Lamjao National Park while he was butchering and dressing three Kharsas inside the park Source The Sangai Express

ZYF demands transparency

Zeliangrong Youth Front ZYF has today stated that developmental fund and packages meant for Tamenglong district should utilized to achieve the main objectives Source The Sangai Express

News reporting course begins

A 7 day basic course innews reporting was inaugurated today by course coordinator State Institute of Journalism, DIPR Chongtham Noyon Singh at Tamenglong District Information Office Source The Sangai Express DIPR

Appropriate bench

A single bench of Justice N Kotiswar of the High Court of Manipur today passed an order directing the Registrar to place the criminal petition of Dr Ak Jhalaj it versus CBI New Delhi before the High Court’s Chief Justice fornecessary orders for listing…

Minor raped

A class VIII student was allegedly raped by one RK Ajitsana of Sugnu Makha Mamang Leikai under Sugnu police station, reports our correspondent Source The Sangai Express