Oinam Doren wins award in Italy

Oinam Doren’s new film  “My name is Eeooow” has won its second International award at the recently concluded 23. Film Festival della Lessinia held in Bosco Chiesanuova in Italy from 19th to 27th August 2017. The film won the Prize from the Curatorium Cimbricum Veronense in memory of Piero Piazzola and Mario Pigozzi for the best film by a young director. Piero […]

Carbon Sequestration Vs Agroforestry trees

Dr N Irabanta Singh Introduction : There is a considerable interest to increase Carbon storage capacity of terrestrial vegetation through land use practices such as afforestation, reforestation and natural regeneration of forests, silvicultural systems and agroforestry. The global climate change is caused by the level of CO2 and other green house gases which is recognized […]

After Court nod, house of former MDS PD searched

Imphal, September 04 2017: After the Session Judge, Imphal West issued a warrant to search the house of former MDS Project Director, Yambem Ningthem, State police today searched his residence at Mantripukhri Lamlongei . Till the time of filing this report late in the evening, the search was on. It could not be immediately ascertained […]

7th Pay unlikely soon for State Govt employees

Imphal, September 04 2017: Even though it has been quite sometime employees of the State Government have been demanding salaries recommended by the 7th Central Pay Commission, the BJP-led coalition Government has made little preparation to fulfill the same demand. As such, it would be too far-fetched to expect the 7th Pay soon. The previous […]

Doren’s ‘My name is Eeoow’ bags Intl film award

Imphal, September 04 2017: Oinam Doren’s new film “My name is Eeooow” has won its second International award at the recently concluded ‘Film Festival della Lessinia’ held in Bosco Chiesanuova in Italy from August 19 to 27 . The film won the prize from the Curatorium Cimbricum Veronense in memory of Piero Piazzola and Mario […]

Prohibiting sale of land to non locals ; Speaker bats for HP land law

Imphal, September 04 2017: Assembly Speaker, Y Khemchand has expressed desire for the State Government to implement a land law similar to the one in Himachal Pradesh which prohibits non locals from purchasing or owning agricultural and cultivable lands . Speaking to media persons at his office chamber today, Y Khemchand said that he himself […]

JCILPS resumes ILPS campaign with rally

Imphal, September 04 2017: After a lull of sometime, the Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) has resumed the mass campaign for enactment of a Inner Line Permit System (ILPS) or a similar mechanism in the State with a mass rally today . Meanwhile, Chief Minister N Biren has stated that the State […]

Women should fight for their rights and get justice : Governor

Imphal, September 04 2017: Governor Dr Najma Heptulla has said that women should fight for their rights and get justice for their courage. She said this after watching the 35mm celluloid Manipuri film ‘Nangna Kappa Pakchadey – Tears of a Woman’, screened today at the Durbar Hall, Raj Bhavan. The film is the 5th production […]

JCILPS back after a brief lull : Need to take everyone along

Back after a brief lull. Not the issue but the Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) and so it was that while the JCILPS went into a lull for some time it was the Kangleipak Students’ Association (KSA), which took it upon themselves to demand that all non-local people be barred from contesting […]

Sit in protest

Demanding that the successful candidates of TET supplementary , 2016, be absorbed as teachers in Government schools, the Meetei Mayek TET Supplementary Successful Candidates Association MEMATESC has threatened to launch intense agitation if their …

Awareness on GST

A one day awareness on Goods and Services Tax GST was held today at DRDA Conference hall by Department of Taxes under the aegis of district administration Source The Sangai Express

UG cadre, OGW nabbed

Acting on a reliable information, a combined team of Thoubal district police commando and 39 Assam Riflles conducted frisking and checking in and around Sekmaijin area yesterday and arrested one overground worker of KCP namely Laishram Tombisana Meitei…

Teachers’ Day greetings

Governor Dr Najma Heptulla and Chief Minister N Biren have extended warm greetings to the people of Manipur, especially the members of teaching community on the occasion of Teachers’ Day 2017 Source The Sangai Express