International Literacy Day, 2017

Abdus Salam International Literacy Day, 2017 is being celebrated today (Friday) the 8th of September 2017 across the world under the theme of “Literacy in a digital world”. The celebrations are observed to draw the attention and concern of the leaders of the governments, public authorities etc towards eradicating the illiteracy and creating a literate […]

Clogged waterways and drains Plastics, plastics everywhere

Commendable move and should be noted. That is the decision of student body, Democratic Students’ Alliance, Manipur (DESAM) to ban plastics in the State. Would be more meaningful if other student organisations too back the stand of DESAM and see what they can do to neutralise the negative impact of plastic carry bags, not only […]

Poor school condition peeves Education Minister

Imphal, September 07 2017: Education Minister Thokchom Radheshyam Singh today inspected three schools, one at Canchipur and two at Lilong. After the surprise visit, the Minister called for an emergency meeting of Education Department officials including the headmasters of the two schools of Lilong. The Minister paid a visit to Haoreibi Makha Leikai LP Madrasa. […]

Edu Minister stresses on remembering the contributions of our forefathers

Thoubal, September 07 2017: The 24th Khongjom Tarpan was observed in a grand manner at Khongjom Tritha of the Khongjom War Memorial complex where Education Minister, Thokchom Radheshyam Singh, who attended the ceremony as chief guest, stated that the day was observed to pay homage and offering to the forefathers and freedom fighters of the […]

Remanded under POCSO

Imphal, September 07 2017: A 40 year old founder of a coaching centre was arrested by a team of Imphal police station for the alleged sexual assault of a minor student in his coaching centre and remanded to five days police custody till September 11 after he was produced before the Special Court POCSO Imphal […]

In-charge system back at Education Department

Imphal, September 07 2017: A recent order issued by the State Government has literally revived in-charge system at Education Department after many officials of Manipur Education Service (MES) cadre who were holding different posts on in-charge basis were sent back to their substantive posts. With a view to streamline Education Department’s education, many officials of […]

Fake encounter cases nailed : HC orders Rs 5 lakh compensation each for 2 victims

Imphal, September 07 2017: With regard to two cases of fake encounters, the High Court of Manipur has directed the State Government and the Central Government to pay compensation of Rs 5 (five) lakh each to the petitioners . A division bench of the High Court of Manipur comprising of Acting Chief Justice N Kotiswar […]

Committee urges

The Island Block Development Committee has urged the State Government to upgrade Island TD Block of Kangpokpi district to a full fledged TD Block at the earliest Source The Sangai Express