Salvaging artists’ lost space

With much pomp and gaiety the annual Sangai festival has begun. With the president of India inaugurating it, this edition of the festival has drawn more significance. The praises on the beauty and potentials of the state showered by the dignitaries were received with resounding applauses by the jam-packed audience. We are sure the heart […]

Prime focus: Thanks Dr. Nirala Sinha for highlighting Manipur and Sangai Festival

People of the state are soured with the trend of VIP or VVIP culture. Men in the government had promised to abolish these cultures and at the beginning some sort of initiatives. But there are still lots to change. November 21 incident at Bir Tikendrajit International Airport here in Imphal at which a lady doctor […]

‘Conducive situation for growth of tourism in the state’ – Karam Shyam

Imphal, November 23 2017: Consumer Affairs Food and Public Distribution Minister Karam Shyam said the overall situation in the State has improved which is conducive for growth of Tourism. The Minister was speaking during the Lakeview Cultural show at Takmu, Loktak as part of Manipur Sangai Festival 2017 . He said the State has witnessed […]

Over fifteen thousand NPF Active Members reaffirming Dr. Shurhozelie Liezietsu’s Presidentship during its General Convention at Kohima

By Oken Jeet Sandham KOHIMA, Nov 22 (NEPS): Nearly twenty-two thousand Naga People’s Front (NPF) party men and women including over fifteen thousand active members attended the General Convention of NPF led by Dr. Shurhozelie Liezietsu held at Kohima Local Ground on Wednesday. Mention may be made that in compliance with the Election Commission of […]

We need mechanism to preserve Manipuri pony: Biswajit

IMPHAL | Nov 23 : Commerce and Industry minister Thongam Biswajit Singh asserted that we need a mechanism to preserve Manipuri pony. The Minister was speaking as chief guest on the second day of the ongoing 11th Manipur Polo International, which is being played as a part Manipur Sangai Festival at Imphal Pologround. The minister […]

Tulihal drug haul case deferred

IMPHAL |Nov 23 : The case hearing of the Tulihal drug haul case in which Wangkhei MLA, O. Henry who is a close relative of former chief minister, O. Ibobi, and another man L. Tarpon are allegedly involved, has been postponed to December 11. According to a reliable source the investigating officer of the case, […]

AMPPTA launches cease work strike

IMPHAL | Nov 23 : All Manipur Petroleum Products Transporters Association (AMPPTA) today staged protest demonstration in front of Malom Oil Depot and subsequently ceased their work against the tender process of the Indian Oil Cooperation Limited. The protesters displayed placards bearing slogans like “You are getting 7th pay, and why are we pushing back […]

Ima Market basements to be turned into parking lot

IMPHAL | Nov 23: MAHUD minister, Thounaojam Shyamkumar today announced strict prohibition on storage of goods and use of electric appliances at the basement of Ima Market. He also directed the Imphal Municipal Corporation to strictly follow the instructions. The minister’s announcement came after a minor fire broke out at the basement of the Ima […]

Waang Inche festival held

Wang Inche, a feast fest which marks the end of harvesting season, was organized atLelingLhii Leling Paam with Ng Vincent of Monsang Pantha village, Chandel district as the host Source The Sangai Express

RPF, MNPF condole

The proscribed RPF and MNPF have condoled the demise of PLA’s Sgt Maj Myinlun alias Ngamminlun Kipgen s o Yangkhopao Kipgen andTilam Kipgen of Bongbal Gammon village, Island Block, Kangpokpi district Source The Sangai Express

Road to DBC, Maram blacktopped

Delivering on his promise during his visit to Don Bosco College, Maram on November 5 this year, Chief Minister N Biren has ensured completion of black topping the approach road to the college in a record time of 20 days Source The Sangai Express

UG cadres held

A combined team of Imphal East district police personnel and 6 AR, arrested four underground cadres, including those involved in the killing of one non local near Catholic School Canchipur , Liwa Lambi, on November 20 Source The Sangai Express

Tankers call off stir

The All Manipur Petroleum Products Transporters’ Association has called off its proposed agitation of stopping fuel shipment after it struck an agreement with the authority concerned today Source The Sangai Express

Rape of minor Bandh threat issued

Taking strong exception with the failure of the authority concerned in arresting those involved in the alleged rape of a school going minor girl in Senapati district till today, several CSOs and women organisations have threatened to call a total shutd…