Country’s lowest infant mortality rate recorded in Manipur – Times of India

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Country’s lowest infant mortality rate recorded in Manipur
Times of India
According to the health ministry report, Manipur‘s IMR stands at nine deaths per 1000 live births. The national IMR, according to the latest available data, is 43 deaths per 1000 births. The figure in neighbouring Assam is 62. The key mantras behind

National Sports Academy fiasco

Imphal, September 08 2017: The High Court of Manipur today took suo moto cognisance of the students who left the National Sports Academy, located at Khuman Lampak Sports Complex, on September 3 on the ground of sheer incompetence of the management running the academy. According to reliable sources, a division bench comprising acting Chief Justice […]

State celebrates 51st International Literacy Day : Joykumar pitches for imparting basic education to illiterates

Imphal, September 08 2017: The 51st International Literacy Day, the day to highlight the importance of literacy to individuals, communities and societies was celebrated today. The State level celebration jointly organised by Department of Adult Education and State Literacy Mission Authority was held at GM Hall . Speaking on the occasion, Deputy Chief Minister Yumnam […]

6 teachers suspended for negligence of duty

Imphal, September 08 2017: Altogether six teachers of Haoreibi Makha Leikai LP Madrasa and Thoudam Wangmata Primary School under Education (S) Department have been suspended for negligence of duty. It may be mentioned that the suspension came after Education Minister Th Radheshyam paid surprise visits to schools one after another . According to an order […]

2 more Senapati villages reel under flood

Kangpokpi, September 08 2017: Heavy downpour, flash flood and landslide hit Senapati district once again on August 30 after the devastating flood of August 24 which inundated several parts of the district causing extremely hard time to the people. The heavy downpour that caused devastating flash flood and landslide on August 30 struck Sorbung village […]

Rs 100 Cr sanctioned to check floods in NE

Imphal, September 08 2017: Chief Minister N Biren Singh has said that the Central Government has sanctioned Rs 100 crore to study the causes of frequent floods in the North East region and prepare an Action Plan to check it . He was speaking as the chief guest at the inaugural session of the Convention […]

Charges framed against former RIMS Directors

Imphal, September 08 2017: The Court of Special Judge (Prevention of Corruption Act), Imphal West has framed charges against two former RIMS Directors former of Head of Department, Radiotherapy in connection with the case of purchasing Telecobalt machine for RIMS Regional Cancer Centre. Special Judge (PC Act), Imphal West M Manojkumar has also dismissed an […]

MDS scam will be handed over to CBI: CM

Imphal, September 08 2017: The Manipur Development Society (MDS) scam of Rs 185.79 crore would be handed over to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) once the ongoing preliminary enquiry conducted by police is completed, stated Chief Minister N Biren . Speaking to media persons at 1st MR banquet hall where he attended a State […]

‘Why must we pay to protect killers?’: Manipur Police fund for fake encounter cases raises questions –

‘Why must we pay to protect killers?’: Manipur Police fund for fake encounter cases raises questions
Close to two months after the Supreme Court directed the Central Bureau of Investigation to look into 98 cases of alleged extrajudicial killings in Manipur, the matter has taken a controversial turn. The state police have started collecting money from