Acknowledging EMRS, Kpi : Breaking Imphal monopoly

Don Bosco, Maram and now Ekalavya Model Residential School, (EMRS) Kangpokpi. An indication that producing meritorious students need not be only the schools located at Imphal. What makes EMRS, Kangpokpi all that more unique is that it is a Government school and its stupendous showing in the just announced HSLC exam should be seen amid […]

MU agreement

Imphal, July 05 2017: Manipur University Students’ Union (MUSU) reached an understanding with the Vice Chancellor of the University today, bringing an end to the closure of the VC’s office since June 27 and the A Block which was closed down yesterday . A press release issued by the general secretary of MUSU stated that […]

15,000 hectares inundated in IE

Imphal, July 05 2017: While around 15,000 hectares of paddy fields have been inundated and around 9200 households have been affected by flood in Imphal East district . On the other hand, Imphal East district administration has been distributing rice, dal, cooking oil, common salt and other relief materials to the flood affected people at […]

RMSA teachers to launch pen down stir

Imphal, July 05 2017: Teachers of RMSA have decided to launch pen down strike from tomorrow to protest non-payment of salary for about 8 months . Addressing media persons at Manipur Press Club today, president of RMSA Graduate Teachers’ Association N Prakasana said teachers under RMSA are not getting their monthly salary since November last […]

Dengue cases in CCpur go up to 11

CCpur, July 05 2017: Five more cases of Dengue have been reported from different localities taking the total to 11 now . The District Malaria Officer Dr Zamthialal said the disease was confirmed from patients residing at Zenhang Lamka, Teiseng, S Molcham, JNV Tuinom, T Bethlehem and Hengkom. While the first five villages have one […]

Ganja worth around Rs 1 crore seized

Imphal, July 05 2017: In one of the major achievements of the Manipur police in its drive against illegal and banned contraband items in the State, a team of Narcotic Cell Imphal East and Imphal East district police seized around 1605 kilograms of contraband Ganja worth around Rs 1 crore in the international market, today […]

IOC inspects depots in North East States

Guwahati, July 05 2017: PSU major Indian Oil Corporation is carrying out a surprise inspection at its retail outlets in the North-East to detect any irregularity after some cases were reported from a few States in India . The drive, which started on June 15, has unearthed various types of irregularities at 14 fuel depots […]

Sensitise people on GST regime : CM to officials

Imphal, July 05 2017: Chief Minister N Biren presided a high level meeting on Goods and Services Tax (GST) in the conference hall of Old Secretariat today and asked officials to sensitise the public on the new tax regime . Speaking at the meeting, the Chief Minister directed all the concerned to have a thorough […]

Restoration work smudges Kangla’s original look

Imphal, July 05 2017: The ongoing work of restoring Kangla has been ironically obliterating its original features, structures and appearance . On the other hand, the area covered by Kangla Fort has shrunk considerably . Notably, former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh handed over Kangla Fort to the State Government on November 20, 2004 after […]

Finance officers urge CM Biren

Pointing out that the Department of Personnel DP has been examining the proposal to amend Manipur Finance Service Rules even after the Chief Minister had directed to notify the amended MFS rules as concurred by the Manipur Public Service Commission …