Another plea against Irom Sharmila

KODAIKANAL, AUGUST 04, 2017 00:00 IST UPDATED: AUGUST 04, 2017 04:57 IST Hindu outfit says Kodaikanal’s peace would be hit Another petition was filed with the sub-registrar office here on Thursday against Manipuri civil rights activist Irom Sharmila’s marriage proposal. The Hindu Makkal Katchi (HMK) handed over a petition demanding denial of permission for her […]

Employment Generating Hands on Skill Development Course Announced

Employment Generating Hands on Skill Development Course Announced  KEN to finance one month computer skill development course for the youth in Manipur. Knowledge Exchange Network Manipur (KEN Manipur), a voluntary organisation collectively run by Manipuri professionals across the world, based at Boston, USA, with its sole aim of creating employmentopportunities in Manipur through knowledge transfer and […]

CM’s referring of Meitei ST demand to ST Commission is ultra vires

Ningombam Bupenda Meitei This writing of mine, which could also be perceived as a personal opinion, is indeed a matter of public importance. It is to present a constitutional argument on the basis of the statement made by the incumbent Chief Minister of Manipur in the ongoing Manipur Legislative Assembly’s session. The statement of the […]

Shifted but no place to stay : Makeshift sheds at Lamphel

Six years is a long time, a very long time. And this is more so when it comes to the question of not constructing the needed shelter or shed for the people who have been evacuated or moved to a different site. It was with the noble objective of providing parking space to passenger vehicles […]

Cockroaches found in supplementary food item

Imphal, August 04 2017: Raising questions on the safety of supplementary food products supplied by Social Welfare Department to Anganwadi centres, cockroaches were found in “Bal Bhog” supplementary food packet. The food packet was seized by a team of All India Students’ Federation (AISF) Manipur State Council from Ghari Maning Leikai Anganwadi centre today at […]

Dr Robindro appointed as NHRO State president

Imphal, August 04 2017: National president for National Human Rights Organisation (NHRO) has appointed Dr Longjam Robindro Singh as the State president of Manipur for NHRO, New Delhi. The post will be effective from the date of appointment until further orders, informed a press release of State Educational and Research Centre. Dr Robindro, MD of […]

Next tripartite talks on Aug 11

Senapati, August 04 2017: The tripartite talks involving the United Naga Council (UNC), the Central Government and the State Government on the district creation issue will be held on August 11 at Senapati headquarters . The talks will begin from 11 am. The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has officially intimated the United Naga Council […]

Disease outbreak at Henglep Situation under control, says SDO

Cpur, August 04 2017: The outbreak of mosquito borne diseases in and around Henglep sub-divisional hqtrs since July that set the buzzer rolling in Imphal due to its sheer inaccessibility has been steadily normalising with officials maintaining that the situation is now under control. At least 57 patients from the interior villages yesterday boarded the […]

Landslides cut off border Kuki villages

Ukhrul, August 04 2017: Following the recent incessant rain, scores of Kuki villages in Kamjong district have been completely cut off from the rest of the district giving immense hardships to the people with transporation of essential commodities yet to be restored . The only road running from Kurtouk to Kamjong via Aishi which was […]

JNIMS bought machine at triple the price !

Imphal, August 04 2017: A medical equipment which cost just Rs 22,53,563 was bought for Rs 72,87,787 at JNIMS thereby wasting a huge amount of public money . HPLC machine, also known as poison detector was supplied to JNIMS Forensic Science Department at Rs 72,87,787 which was more than triple times the company rate (Rs […]

Agri, MI, CADA must coordinate CM

Under scoring the importance of inter departmental cooperation, Chief Minister N Biren has stated that Agri culture Department, Minor Irrigation Department and CADA would not be allowed to act on their own without consulting each other Source The …

WAD condemns

Women Action for Development WAD vehemently condemned the series of heinous crimes committed against three minor girls in the last few months in the State Source The Sangai Express