Lessons to learn from CCpur : Importance of public hygiene

In the news for all the wrong reasons in the last couple of years, August 5, 2017 however scripted a different story as Churachandpur made it to the news for the right reason. And this is something which not every district in Manipur can lay claim to. So from the three Bills of 2015, to […]

Another Roona Begum discovered in Manipur

Kangpokpi, August 06 2017: People around the world will definitely recollect Roona Begum though she is no more having passed away recently at the age of 5. Roona Begum was the only daughter of a poor couple, Abdul Rahman and Fatima Begum of Jirania Khola village in Tripura, who was born with a potentially fatal […]

IMC fund misuse to be probed: Th Shyamkumar

Imphal, August 06 2017: Thounaojam Shyamkumar, MAHUD Minister today said that a three-member committee headed by Special Secretary (MAHUD) is constituted to investigate the alleged misuse of funds in works taken up in all the wards of the Imphal Municipal Corporation (IMC). He was addressing media persons at his office chamber at his official quarters […]

ILPS solidarity protest staged

Imphal, August 06 2017: A protest demonstration was staged today at Kwakeithel Akham Leikai community hall in solidarity to the International League of Peoples’ Struggle (ILPS) and its Fight Back Conference. The protest demonstration was organised by the Committee on Human Rights (COHR) in association with AMUCO, AMESCO, AMAWOVA, MEPWAK and Poirei Leimarol Apunba Meira […]

16 departments yet to devolve power to Panchayati Raj institutions (PRIs)

Imphal, August 06 2017: Notwithstanding a Cabinet decision adopted in 2005 to devolve powers of 15 line departments to Panchayati Raj institutions (PRIs) and urban local bodies (ULBs), no effective devolution of powers has been effected yet thereby denying benefits of development programmes and welfare schemes to the grassroots level. On the other hand, the […]

Governor talks chopper medical service

Imphal, August 06 2017: Governor Dr. Najma Heptulla said that talks are on with the Union Civil Aviation Minister to allocate Rs 25 crore to get helicopter services in Manipur very soon in order to provide necessary medical service to meet the needs of those who live not only in the city but in far-flung […]

Mysterious disease

Muslim Council Manipur MCM has drawn the attention of the Government over the reported outbreak of ‘unknown disease’ which reportedly spread at Borayangbi Thongmakha Ward No 3 Source The Sangai Express

Joint meeting organised

A joint meeting of clubs, organisations and committees under Leirongthel Ningol Gram Panchayat was held at Heitriopokpi community hall today, regarding the halting of construction of road located between Chinglak hill under Heitriopokpi area, Thoubal d…

Mass protest meeting

The All Jiribam Linguistics Minority People 8217 s Organization AJLMPO , a conglomerate body of Linguistics Minorities People 8217 s of Jiribam today organised a mass protest meeting against the reservation demand of Jiribam AC which is presently d…