Like Yogi, Manipur CM’s Janata Darbar becomes a hit among poor, needy – Oneindia


Like Yogi, Manipur CM’s Janata Darbar becomes a hit among poor, needy
Hundreds of kilometers away from UP, in the northeastern state of Manipur, CM Biren Singh has also started meeting people and listening to their problems in his monthly programme, Meeyamgi Numit (People’s Day). Except for different names, the purpose

Twenty four candidates from northeast India clear UPSC exam

Twenty four candidates from northeast India have cleared the 2016 Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) examinations. Of the 24, 13 are from Assam and Dibakar Nath is the most successful candidate among them, securing 254th rank. He shared his journey towards success with ANI. “I have started my preparation in 2011 onwards. This was my […]

Bible allows us to eat beef, says Mizoram BJP chief

Beef may be an anathema for the BJP in the rest of the country, but there is nothing to worry about in Mizoram, State BJP chief J V Hluna has assured people in the State. Amid the crackdown on cattle slaughter, Hluna said that there is no problem in eating beef in Mizoram as its […]

AMTU mulls consultative meet of Manipur tribes

The All Manipur Tribal Union (AMTU) said today that it is planning to hold a consultative meeting with tribal village chiefs, tribal leaders, tribal intellectuals and tribal scholars on ‘Land ownership (patta/right) in hill districts under Autonomous District Council (ADC) within the purview of Article 371(c)’. Other agenda of the proposed meeting are ‘Warrant of […]

PDS : Proven Deceitful System

Samarjit Kambam It’s heartwarming to learn that the state government has come up with its own Anti-Corruption Cell. Some small fish are being caught in the net of the Cell such as peons, lower division clerks and lower level assistants of some government departments. It is a welcome step anyway. But the people are yet […]

Responsibility of the vast array of choices Burden and responsibility

The choices are immense and obviously good for the young students. However like everything else, nothing should be taken at face value and it is here that parents, guardians, elders of the family and yes the young students themselves need to be very, very careful while choosing the institution of their choice as well as […]

Work at Ukl market shed comes to a grinding halt

UKHRUL, Jun 8 : Despite the grand announcement by Chief Minister N Biren that women markets will be set up at all the hill district headquarters during his maiden visit to Ukhrul district headquarters in April this year, no progress has been made in the construction of the market place. Significantly the area for the […]

SIT to probe recruitment process

IMPHAL, Jun 8 : The State Government has instituted five Special Investigation Team (SIT), to probe the recruitment process in 15 departments effected during the reign of the previous Congress Government. An order to this effect was issued today by the Department of Personnel. The five SITs will probe the alleged irregularities in the recruitment […]

Gun manufacturing unit busted

IMPHAL, Jun 8 : Imphal West district police busted a country made gun manufacturing unit at Langol Games Village under Lamphel police station today at around 3.10 pm. Briefing media persons, Additional SP (Operation) Imphal West, S Ibomcha said that acting on inputs from different sources about the firing of a few rounds of bullets […]

Rajnath to discuss border issues with 4 NE CMs

GUWAHATI, Jun 8 : Smuggling of arms and drugs into India from Myanmar is likely to dominate Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh’s discussions with the Chief Ministers of Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Arunachal Pradesh during the North East security review meeting on June 12. The meeting, to be held in the Mizoram capital Aizawl, will […]

Man sentenced to 5 yrs under POCSO Act

IMPHAL, Jun 8 : A man who was convicted of sexually assaulting a minor girl has been sentenced to five years simple imprisonment along with a fine of Rs 30,000 by Special Judge, POCSO Imphal East today. The convict has been identified as Nongthongbam Barun Singh @ Baru (35) s/o Achoubi of Urup Litan Makhong. […]

Daily change in fuel price from June 16

Mumbai, Jun 8: State-run oil companies, Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) Ltd, Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL) and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd (HPCL), will revise petrol and diesel prices every day in sync with international rates, beginning 16 June, the companies said on Thursday. The companies have adopted the new pricing model after trying it out […]

Handloom workshed inaugurated

Newly constructed work shed of Arcus Modern Handloom and Handicraft Enterprises was today inaugurated by Commerce and Industries Minister Thongam Biswajit Singh near Nambol Maibamlotpa Ching Leimaram Lamkhai Source The Sangai Express DIPR