Govt cancels recruitment of 12 election Dept employees

IMPHAL: The recruitment process for the post of assistant election supervisors (12 in numbers) has been cancelled following an order issued by the state government considering reported anomalies in the recruitment procedures. The cancellation order was issued by Commissioner (Election) Vivek Dewangan on June 12 after it was found that the recruitment process for the […]

IE, Bpr cops seize tobacco items worth lakhs

IMPHAL: Continuing the drive against drugs and addictive substances, Imphal East district police commandos seized tobacco and related products worth more than Rs 15 lakh even as Bishnupur district police recovered Rs 1.20 lakh worth banned to-bacco goods. Informing media persons about the drive, SP (IE) K Kabib said tobacco and re-lated products worth more […]

Biswajit highlights trade prospects in Manipur, Boashan

BAOSHAN: Commerce and Industry minister Thongam Biswajit and his team interacted with officials of Baoshan Municipal Authority and highlighted the prospects of trade between Manipur and Baoshan and how it could flourish through cooperation. The Baoshan Municipal Authority team was led by Yang Jun, Mayor of Baoshan, Yunan Province, China. The teams discussed several issues including strengthening of economic cooperation especially in the fields of industry, agriculture and tourism. The Manipur […]

In militancy-hit Manipur, farmers adopt latest technology for ‘smart’ harvest – Oneindia


In militancy-hit Manipur, farmers adopt latest technology for ‘smart’ harvest
Imphal, June 16: At a time when farmers across the country are protesting to demand loan waiver and better prices for their produce, their compatriots in far-off Manipur are adopting latest technology to increase their production. In Manipur, almost 70

AR havildar killed, four injured in IED attack

IMPHAL: One non-commissioned officer of 17 Assam Rifles died while four other personnel of the AR unit were injured in an IED attack near Kasom village under Kasom Khullen sub-division in Kamjong district. In connection with the incident, a statement issued by PRO IGAR (S) said that in continuation of the highest traditions of the defence forces, havildar Luhit Gogoi of 17 AR made the supreme sacrifice in the […]

NE’s progress key to devt of nation: Sumitra

IMPHAL: Inaugurating the 16th North East Regional Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Conference (NERCPA-2017) at Manipur Legislative Assembly complex on Thursday, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said that the North East is a window in the national efforts to connect with the East and South East Asia which is playing a vital role in the emergence of a resurgent Asia. Speaking as the chief guest on the […]

Allow Independent Body to Investigate Rs 100-crore Khuman Lampak Scam

An amount of Rs 100 crore was sanctioned in 2013 for renovation work at the Khuman Lampak Sports Complex but four years later, the issue has been changed from renovation to corruption as the Government has been urged to let an independent body probe into what appears to be a scam Imphal, 8 June (Sangai […]

Militants kill two, Ukhrul tense

A tense situation has gripped Ukhrul district headquarters after a 25 year old youth was killed in firing by suspected NSCN IM cadres on an angry mob which tried to storm NSCN IM Wung Tangkhul region office following the death of another 28 year old yo…

NYO appreciates

Nungba Youth Organisation NYO has expressed sincere thanks to Minister for Forest Environment, Horticulture, Soil Conservation and Town Planning, Th Shyamkumar for restoring the already defunct Nungba Forest Office, Tamenglong Source The Sangai …

CM attends to about 420 complaints

After the success of die first Meeyamgi Numit , thousands of people turned up to highlight their grievances to Chief Minister N Biren on the second Meeyamgi Numit held at the CM’s Secretariat today Source The Sangai Express

UNC calls 12 hrs shutdown on Jun 18

The United Naga Council UNC has announced today to call a 12 hour ‘total shut down’ on June 18 in ‘Naga territories’ in Manipur from 6 am onward in support of the Indo Naga peace process and urging to take the Framework Agreement to its logical con…

CM launches Redmine App

Chief Minister N Biren launched Redmine App in order to facilitate mobile phone SMS correspondence with the people whose grievances have been recorded at Chief Minister’s Secretariat on Meeyamgi Numit People’s Day andHill People’s Day Source The S…