Balance of terror

May 21 is observed in India officially as Anti-Terrorism Day. This was the day in 1991 that former Prime Minster of India, Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated by LTTE suicide bombers in Sriperumbudur near the city of Chennai (then still known as Madras). It was on the first anniversary of this audacious, macabre and devastating act […]

Students do marginally better than last year with pass percentage pegged at 68.81 COHSEM announces Class XII exams result

IMPHAL, May 23 : Students of Class XII studying in schools under the Council of Secondary Education, Manipur (COHSEM), did marginally better than their seniors with the pass percentage this year pegged at 68.81 while in 2016 the pass percentage was 65.42. The Class XII examination this year was held from March 20 to April […]

CIS launched for easy access to court cases

IMPHAL | May 23: In a move to maintain transparency and accountability of the judiciary, Chief Minister N Biren Singh today launched the CIS (Case Information System) National Core Version 1.0 for the High Court of Manipur at the auditorium of High Court of Manipur. Speaking at the function as Chief Guest, he said, “Today […]

After 632 days, last rites of CCpur bodies today

CCpur , May 23: The mortal remains of the eight youths who were killed during the height of the anti-Bill unrest in mid-2015 will be finally laid to rest, 632 days after the movement that claimed their lives, following the inking of a pact between the JACAATB and the State Government. With preparation for performing […]

‘Enough fuel in depot, stop panic buying’

IMPHAL | May 23: Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution minister, Karam Shyam appealed to the people not to indulge in panic buying of petrol and diesel. Speaking to the media at his office at Secretariat South Block, K Shyam said following the landslide report in Kohima, petrol pumps have witnessed many consumers indulging in […]

Keeping tradition alive – Andro shows the way

IMPHAL | May 23: The tri-yearly reception function of the newly appointed Arangphams of Andro village was held on May 21 at Andro. The function was organised by the village authority to felicitate the newly appointed Arangphams numbering 477. These Arangphams will serve the Andro community for a period of three years. Their duty is […]

Barak Fest concludes with fanfare

IMPHAL | May 23 The two-day Barak Spring Festival with the theme, ‘Reclaiming the Responsibilities’ concluded today amidst the sound of traditional instruments of different tribes of the Senapati district. A release said the closing function was attended by Maj Gen U Suresh Kumar, GOC 57 Mountain Division and Athem Muivah, DC Senapati as the […]

Two engineers suspended in traffic signal scam

IMPHAL | May 23: The inquiry committee has submitted its findings in the installation of traffic signal lights in and around Imphal city and six engineers were found guilty of committing irregularities. Two of the engineers have been suspended. Announcing this at a a press conference at the Chief Minister’s secretariat, N Biren pointed out […]

JAC stages sitin protest

In connection with the missing of one Hirom Priyokumar 25 of Heingang Panthoibi Leikai, a protest demonst ration was staged by the JAC at Sangakpham Bazar today Source The Sangai Express

SBI branch

The first ever SBI intouch branch which will facilitate hassle free account opening and procurement of passbook and debit card instantaneously, was inaugurated at Kwakeithel Leimakhujam Leikai today Source The Sangai Express

AMBA clarifies

The All Manipur Bar Association AMBA has clarified that none of the lawyers practising in Manipur have approached the association regarding the issue of threat to Supreme Court Advocate Utsav Singh Bains and no complaints have been made to the associ…

Proxy teachers

Govt run schools Mapum High School, Zingsui Jr High School and Chammu Govt High School under Sahamphung SDC block, Ukhrul were found in pitiful state and left to their own fate with no one taking charge Source The Sangai Express Mungchan Zimik