Tete a tete with the Education Minister

Henkhokai Singsit The misconception that the public bears towards our elected representatives is basically skewed and filled with skepticisms as such we tend to revile and denounce them with blankets of accusation after pinching them off every penny they had earned during elections; and deriding them for all the evils that has befallen the state. […]

Where are the Ojas in teachers ? Failing to attract best talent

September 5. The focus was on teachers across the country and while Manipur also joined the rest of the country in celebrating Teachers’ Day as a mark of respect to Dr S Radhakrishnan, one need to really think where teachers, as understood universally, stand in today’s Manipur society. And it is here that some hard, […]

Assembly sessions to be live telecast in two Natl channels : Khemchand

Imphal, September 06 2017: Noting that the role of media in informing the public about the Assembly sessions is of paramount importance in a democratic country, Speaker of Manipur Legislative Assembly, Y Khemchand has announced that entire sessions of the House will be live telecast consistently, including in two National channels from next session . […]

8th Sirarakhong Hathei Phanit inaugurated, Biswajit assures all possible assistance

DIPR, September 06 2017: Commerce and Industries Minister, Thongam Biswajit Singh, inaugurated the 8th Sirarakhong Hathei (Chilli) Phanit today at the Sirarakhong village and assured all forms of assistance from the State Government to the chilli growers . Addressing the formal inaugural function, Biswajit encouraged the chilli growers to work harder, and said that he […]

Trafficking case of CCpur 2 minor girls rescued, one more agent held

Imphal, September 06 2017: The Special Investigation Team (SIT) of Churachandpur district, constituted in connection with the trafficking of girls from the district to neighbouring countries, arrested one more agent and rescued two minor girls who were allegedly trafficked to Yangon . According to reliable source, just one day after the SIT was constituted following […]

FIR in MDS case HC grants interim bail to O Ibobi

Imphal, September 06 2017: Acting Chief Justice, High Court of Manipur, N Kotishwar, passed an interim order regarding an anti anticipatory bail filed by ex Chief Minister, Okram Ibobi Singh, through his counsels today at the High Court of Manipur and fixed September 20 for further hearing . The anticipatory bail filed by the ex […]

India, Myanmar sign 11 agreements Modi meets Suu Kyi, discusses bilateral relations

Nay Pyi Taw, September 06 2017: With New Delhi’s increasing emphasis on its Act East Policy, India and Myanmar on Wednesday signed eight Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and three agreements in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar to strengthen the multifaceted partnership between the two countries . Myanmar is one of India’s strategic neighbours and shares a […]

Thoubal police seize liquors

As a part of drive against illicit drugs and alcohols conducted in connection with the ensuing 5th General Panchayat election, CDO, Thoubal detained one Mahindra XYLO E 4 at Heirok crossing yesterday at around 11 Source The Sangai Express

NEDA Conclave

Chief Minister, TR Zeliang accompanied by Lok Sabha MP NPF President Neiphiu Rio and President of NPF Manipur, Awangbow Newmai today attended the 2nd Conclave of North East Democratic Alliance NEDA held at Maharastra Sadan, New Delhi Source IT News

3 accused remanded

Special Court POCSO Imphal East remanded three women, including the victim’s mother who had allegedly sold her minor daughter for Rs 50,000, to Judicial custody till September 19 Source The Sangai Express

AMMOCOC denounces

Strongly denouncing the alleged provoking comment post on social media demeaning Islam’s Qurbani by Devjit Yumnam, the All Manipur Muslim Organisation Coordinating Committee AMMOCOC has today lodged a complaint against Devjit with Imphal West Cyber C…

Security meeting

State Election Commissioner presided a security meeting towards ensuring smooth and peaceful conduct of 5th general Panchayat elections slated for October 7 Source The Sangai Express