The martyr, Haipou Jadonang Marangmei

Dr Heera Marangmei Some of the historians, writers have emphasised incomplete name of Jadonang. It is a misnomer. Jadonang was born in Marangmei clan of Kabui (Rongmei).It is more appropriate to mention surname. It is a Kabui (Rongmei) customary to provide surname after his or her name whatsoever personality he or she possesses. To cite […]

India and China: From rivalry to enmity

If media reports on both sides of the Himalayas are any indication, China and India are literally standing on power kegs, ready to flex their military muscles at the slightest provocation from either side. Often it is said that there is no historical enmity between the two countries but there is a long standing rivalry […]

CM mulls corruption free elections

Imphal, August 14 2017: Chief Minister N Biren Singh urged the general public to elect the right leaders without taking money in elections. He was speaking as chief guest at the inauguration ceremony of a community hall at Luwangshangbam Maning Leikai, Imphal East district today. Reiterating that the present Government has a firm commitment to […]

Kangpokpi set to celebrate its ‘first’ I-Day

Kangpokpi, August 14 2017: Involving all stakeholders including Government Departments within the administration of Kangpokpi and various civil society organizations apart from the people, the Deputy Commissioner, Kangpokpi has set everything for the collective celebration of the 71st Independence Day celebration tomorrow. The celebration would become a notable moment as it will be the first […]

Biswajit lights up hills areas with seven sub-stations

Imphal, August 14 2017: As Patriots’ Day and Independence Day gift, the State Govt has lighted up many villagers through seven power sub-stations from today, said Power Minister Thongam Biswajit. The Minister was speaking during the inauguration of a newly constructed 33/11 KV power sub-station at Mao in Senapati district today. Th Bishwajit said that […]

RIMS pensioners enjoy JNIMS salary!

Imphal, August 14 2017: Some doctors who have retired from RIMS after attaining the age of superannuation have been appointed at JNIMS as regular employees. As such, these doctors have been enjoying regular salary from JNIMS and monthly pension from RIMS. As per rules laid down by the Medical Council of India (MCI), an individual […]

13 cops honoured with Police Medals

Imphal, August 14 2017: Two policemen have been awarded the President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service and 13 others have been awarded the Police Medal for Meritorious Service on Independence Day 2017. The two recipients of the President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Service are Inspector, CID (SB) A Shyamchoron and Thoubal OC, RK Tejbir Singh. […]

PLA’s Brig Jame, 67 other militants lay down arms

Imphal, August 14 2017: Altogether 68 militants of six different UG groups including hardcore PLA leader Brigadier Jame alias Uttam laid down arms before the Government today. They were accorded a warm reception by Chief Minister N Biren at a ‘home coming ceremony’ held at 1st Bn Manipur Rifles banquet hall today. It is reported […]

WDA demands pending NFSA rice

Women’s Development Association WDA , Iram Siphai Leirak has demanded the concerned authority to distribute subsidised rice under National Food Security Act for the pending eight months at the earliest failing which beneficiaries of the scheme would s…