EMA function

IMPHAL, July 10: The European Manipuri Association will be holding its 2011 annual social gathering from August 26-28 in YHA Margate, Kent. An emailed statement has stated that further details… Read more »

IMPHAL, July 10: The European Manipuri Association will be holding its 2011 annual social gathering from August 26-28 in YHA Margate, Kent.

An emailed statement has stated that further details on how to reach the location, members may refer to the official announcement.

It further requested EMA members to book a place either by contacting the committee members directly or by sending an email to the association.

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Bishnupur wins veteran Kabddi tourney

IMPHAL, July 10: Bishnupur veteran Kabaddi team defeated Thoubal veteran Kabaddi team in final of the 1st Veteran Kabaddi tournament which concluded today at LYUC ground, Lourembam.  In the final… Read more »

IMPHAL, July 10: Bishnupur veteran Kabaddi team defeated Thoubal veteran Kabaddi team in final of the 1st Veteran Kabaddi tournament which concluded today at LYUC ground, Lourembam. 

In the final played today, Bishnupur team scored 42 points against 14 by Thoubal team.

The closing function of the tournament held after the final match was attended by social welfare minister N Loken as chief guest while Bishnupur SP Th Radheshyam was functional president.

N Loken gave away the winner’s trophy and cash prize of Rs 20,000 to Bishnupur team while the runners-up trophy and cash prize of Rs 10,000 was distributed by Th Radheshyam to the Thoubal team.

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28 AR organises volley match at Andro

IMPHAL, July 10: Continuing with its efforts to connect with local populace and to boost spirit of sportsmanship, the 28 Assam Rifles posted at Andro organised a friendly volleyball match… Read more »

IMPHAL, July 10: Continuing with its efforts to connect with local populace and to boost spirit of sportsmanship, the 28 Assam Rifles posted at Andro organised a friendly volleyball match today. 

The match was played between Seven Star Club of Ngariyan and Ngariyan village team.

After levelling at 2-2 set, the match was eventually won by the village team in the decider.

A large number of local populace came out to witness the exciting volleyball match, said a release.

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Book Discussion

IMPHAL, July 10: The Patriotic Writers’ Forum will organize a discussion on Dr. Jodha C Sanasam’ s novel Mathaukanba DNA on July 13 at 1 pm at its office at… Read more »

IMPHAL, July 10: The Patriotic Writers’ Forum will organize a discussion on Dr. Jodha C Sanasam’ s novel Mathaukanba DNA on July 13 at 1 pm at its office at Keishampat Leimajam Leikai as part of its ongoing book discussion programme.

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CCpur and Thoubal school to play in Subroto Mukherjee football final

IMPHAL, July 9: Henglep Govt. High School, Churachandpur will clash with Martin Grammar School, Thoubal in the final of the U-14 state level Subroto Mukherjee football tournament which is being… Read more »

IMPHAL, July 9: Henglep Govt. High School, Churachandpur will clash with Martin Grammar School, Thoubal in the final of the U-14 state level Subroto Mukherjee football tournament which is being underway at Khuman Lampak Main Stadium.

In the semi final matches played today, Henglep school defeated St. Peter English School, Chandel by 3-1 goals while Martin Grammar school overcame Nilamani English School, Mayang Imphal in the tie-break.

Henglep school took an early lead in the first semis as Phungtanlian netted in first goal of the match in the 3rd minute. However, the Chandel school managed to equalise in the 12th minute with Mowaragam scoring the equalising goal.

In the 29th minute, Phungtanlian scored again thereby putting the Henglep school ahead for the second time in the match. Henglep school managed to increase goal margin as Kamimsei scoring third goal of the match in the 39th minute.

In the second semis, Martin Grammar school, Thoubal and Nilamani English school were goaless during normal time and extra time. The match had to be decided via tie-breaker in which the Thoubal school emerged victorious.

In the tie-break, Martin Grammar school scored four goals while the Mayang Imphal school could convert only three from five spot kicks.

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Bombayla qualify for London Olympic

IMPHAL, July 9: Ace archer L Bombayla Devi of Manipur has qualified for the ensuing summer Olympic Games to be held in London, 2012. She will be a member of… Read more »

IMPHAL, July 9: Ace archer L Bombayla Devi of Manipur has qualified for the ensuing summer Olympic Games to be held in London, 2012.

She will be a member of the Indian Recurve Team in Archery in the London Olympic games.

A release of the Manipur Olympic Association said Bombayla qualified for the Olympic based on the performance made by her in the ongoing World Archery championship held in Turin, Italy.

Bombayla hail from Khurai Top Khongnangmakhong and she is the daughter of L Manglem.

The Manipur Olympic Association has expressed its happiness over Bombayla’s qualification for the London Olympic Games.

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Monthly journal formally introduced

IMPHAL July 9: Frequent cases of discrimination and crime perpetrated towards women has arisen a serious concern in our society today, stated A. Robita secretary of Young Women Help Organization… Read more »

IMPHAL July 9: Frequent cases of discrimination and crime perpetrated towards women has arisen a serious concern in our society today, stated A. Robita secretary of Young Women Help Organization during a press conference held at the Manipur press club today.

The press conference was held in connection with the formal introduction of a Manipuri monthly journal “Nupigi Punsi” which s already in circulation since June this year.

Speaking at the conference, she maintained that the contents of the journal are strictly based on actual facts faced by the women in our society and will serve as a medium to disseminate valuable information for the welfare of the women.

The monthly journal will mainly emphasis on younger women and has the intention to support the cause of women in our society.

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Bishnupur wins in veteran Kabaddi

IMPHAL, July 9: Bisnupur Veteran Kabaddi Association defeated LYUC Lourembam in today’s match of the 1st Veteran Invitation Kabaddi tournament being held at LYUC ground, Lourembam. Thoubal veteran Kabaddi team… Read more »

IMPHAL, July 9: Bisnupur Veteran Kabaddi Association defeated LYUC Lourembam in today’s match of the 1st Veteran Invitation Kabaddi tournament being held at LYUC ground, Lourembam. Thoubal veteran Kabaddi team will clash with their Bishunupur counterpart tomorrow at the same venue.

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Manipur to field strong contingent at national aquatic meet

IMPHAL, July 9: Manipur will field a strong team of Swimmers and Water Polo of both boys and girls in the ensuing 38th junior national Aquatic championship, 2011 to be… Read more »

IMPHAL, July 9: Manipur will field a strong team of Swimmers and Water Polo of both boys and girls in the ensuing 38th junior national Aquatic championship, 2011 to be held at Bhopal, MP from August 5 to 9.

A release of the Manipur Swimming Association said altogether nine boys from the state will participate in various swimming events in the championship as also nine girls in different events.

Manipur will also take part in both the boys and girls Water Polo competition in the championship, the release added.

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Diet Allowance enhanced

IMPHAL, July: In what could be termed as a significant step towards promotion to games and sports in the state, Manipur government has enhanced the existing Diet Allowance of Rs… Read more »

IMPHAL, July: In what could be termed as a significant step towards promotion to games and sports in the state, Manipur government has enhanced the existing Diet Allowance of Rs 100 to Rs 200 per head per day.

The state youth affairs & sports department has effected an order in this regard on July 7. As per the order Diet Allowance at the rate of Rs 200 per head per day will be given to players and officials during the period of jurney and during the period of championship if the organising committee does not provide boarding and lodging.

The Manipur Olympic Association, in a statement, has hail government’s step to increase to Diet Allowance saying it was a wise step for the government towards promotion of games and sports in the state.

The MOA also inform all the concern officials of the state level associations to collect the notification copy from its office.

M Tarunkumar will be team manager while Ksh Naba will be Water Polo coach for the Manipur team.

The MSA inform all the concern team officials and players to report on July 11 at 3pm for non-residential coaching camp to be held at Khuman Lampak Swimming Pool.

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NIA team arrives to investigate insurgency related crimes

IMPHAL, July 9: A three member team of the National Investigative Agency (NIA) led by Ashim Srivastaba additional SP NIA has arrive in the state capital this morning from Delhi… Read more »

IMPHAL, July 9: A three member team of the National Investigative Agency (NIA) led by Ashim Srivastaba additional SP NIA has arrive in the state capital this morning from Delhi to investigate various insurgency related crimes and the cases involving various underground militant cadres of the state who have been arrested from Delhi.

According to an official source, the official team of NIA will be staying inside the 1st MR complex until their investigations and collection of records of various underground related activities from different sources are completed, the source added.

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Prize distribution

IMPHAL, July 8: The annual prize distribution function of the board of secondary education, Manipur for the HSLC examination, 2011 will be held on Tuesday, July 12 at JN. Dance… Read more »

IMPHAL, July 8: The annual prize distribution function of the board of secondary education, Manipur for the HSLC examination, 2011 will be held on Tuesday, July 12 at JN. Dance Academy, Imphal at 11 am.

Prizes and Awards will be given to the rank holders and the awardees of the HSLC examination, 2011, informed a statement of the board.

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ZU condemns Naga crusaders

IMPHAL July 8: Zeliangrong Union (Assam, Manipur and Nagaland) in a press release issued by its general secretary today has strongly reacted and condemned the so called Naga crusaders. Terming… Read more »

IMPHAL July 8: Zeliangrong Union (Assam, Manipur and Nagaland) in a press release issued by its general secretary today has strongly reacted and condemned the so called Naga crusaders. Terming it as a bogus and fictitious organization, the release stated that it may be the handy work of few miscreant with the intention to create communal tension in the state for vested interest. 

It further informed that there is no knowledge of the existence of the so called Naga crusaders in Zeliangrong areas. The release has further appealed to all the communities of Manipur to maintain communal harmony and peaceful co-existence and further appealed to keep maximum restraint from any form of communal propaganda or campaign.

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Malaria seminar

IMPHAL, July 8: As a part of anti malaria month, the 69 battalion CRPF organized a seminar/awareness programme today at its head quarter Mantripukhri, Imphal. An official statement of the… Read more »

IMPHAL, July 8: As a part of anti malaria month, the 69 battalion CRPF organized a seminar/awareness programme today at its head quarter Mantripukhri, Imphal.

An official statement of the CRPF stated that resource personnel from the state Malaria department, government of Manipur, Dr. A. Ibochouba state Malaria officer and other resource personnel enlighten the gathering regarding causes of Malaria and vector bore diseases and its precautionary measures.

A demonstration has also been displayed to make the civilian troops besides distributing pamphlets and screening of film.

The seminar was graced by U.B Mishra, commandant 69 battalion, CRPF as the chief guest, said the statement.

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Zeliangrong Union condemns non-execution of PMGSY work

IMPHAL, July 5: The Zeliangrong Union (Assam, Manipur, Nagaland), in a press release, has strongly condemned the non-execution of PMGSY Phase VII package no. 642 construction of road from Senapati-Oklong… Read more »

IMPHAL, July 5: The Zeliangrong Union (Assam, Manipur, Nagaland), in a press release, has strongly condemned the non-execution of PMGSY Phase VII package no. 642 construction of road from Senapati-Oklong road to Makullongdi village, Senapati and urged the concerned authority to take strict action against the defaulting contractors.

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Poultry farm construction

IMPHAL, July 8: Two poultry farms have been constructed by 37 Assam Rifles of 26 Sector under HQ IGAR(S) in village Hollengjang and Tuijang of Samtal Salient. Hollengjang and Tuijang… Read more »

IMPHAL, July 8: Two poultry farms have been constructed by 37 Assam Rifles of 26 Sector under HQ IGAR(S) in village Hollengjang and Tuijang of Samtal Salient. Hollengjang and Tuijang are remote villages near Indo-Myanmar border and have very poor social and economic index. 

A statement issued by the PRO IGAR (S) said that due to almost nonexistent basic infrastructure and other means of employment, villagers of this area had resorted to poppy cultivation. In an endeavor to wean away villagers from poppy cultivation numerous socio- economic measures have been taken up by 37 Assam Rifles and construction of these poultry farms is one of them, it said, adding complete infrastructure has been provided by the Battalion including shelter, chicks, poultry feed, vaccination and transportation from Imphal to these remote villages.

The villagers have also been trained for professional poultry farming by Assam Rifles. Fifty chicks have been given to each poultry farm as a pioneer project, said the statement.

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CEO Manipur in Facebook

IMPHAL, July 8: The Chief Electoral Officer, Manipur is opening an official account on Facebook in furtherance of its endeavour towards ‘systematic voters’ education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) at 11:30… Read more »

IMPHAL, July 8: The Chief Electoral Officer, Manipur is opening an official account on Facebook in furtherance of its endeavour towards ‘systematic voters’ education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) at 11:30 am on July 11 in the office chamber of the CEO, Manipur at Old secretariat, Imphal.

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Subroto Mukherjee football into semis stage

IMPHAL, July 8: Semi final line has been made for the U-14 state level Subroto Mukherjee football tournament which being underway at Khuman Lampak Main Stadium.  In the first semi… Read more »

IMPHAL, July 8: Semi final line has been made for the U-14 state level Subroto Mukherjee football tournament which being underway at Khuman Lampak Main Stadium. 

In the first semi final, Henglep Govt. High School, Churachandpur will clash with St.Pete English School, Chandel while in the other semi final, Nilamani English School, Mayang Imphal will meet Martin Grammar English School of Kakching, Thoubal.

Both the matches are scheduled to play tomorrow at the same venue.

In the last league round matches played today, Maram Govt. High School, Senapati drew with Ukhrul Higher Secondary School with the score of 1-1.

Bisany scored the goal for the Maram school while Cavat scored for the Ukhrul school.

In another match of the day, Nilamani English School defeated Utlou High School by a solitary goal. The all important goal for the Imphal West school was scored by S Romeo in the 30th minute.

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Veteran Kabaddi tourney kick off at Sekmai

IMPHAL, July 8: Bishnupur District Veteran Kabaddi team defeated Thoubal District Veteran Kabaddi team in the opening match of the 1st Invitation Veteran Kabaddi tournament which kick start today at… Read more »

IMPHAL, July 8: Bishnupur District Veteran Kabaddi team defeated Thoubal District Veteran Kabaddi team in the opening match of the 1st Invitation Veteran Kabaddi tournament which kick start today at LYUC ground, Lourembam Sekmai.

In the opening match, Bishnupur district team defeated the Thoubal team by a narrow margin of 25-24 points.

The opening match of the tournament was among others graced by international footballer, Ph Rennedy Singh.

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NPO condemns attack

IMPHAL, July 8: The Naga People’s Organization (NPO) has strongly condemned the attempt to assault the general secretary of COPTAM by some unidentified persons on June, 28 at North AOC,… Read more »

IMPHAL, July 8: The Naga People’s Organization (NPO) has strongly condemned the attempt to assault the general secretary of COPTAM by some unidentified persons on June, 28 at North AOC, Imphal. 

In a statement the president, NPO, M. L Markson, stated that the act of causing harm to tribal leaders by any communal forces is uncalled for and unjustifiable. It is an attempt by some anti-tribal elements to sabotage the genuine efforts and demand of the tribal rights in Manipur, it charged.

The NPO demanded the state government to book those responsible at the earliest without which safety of the tribal leaders will not be compromised.

In the meantime endorsing the movement of the COPTAM, the NPO expressed that such acts could be an attempt to derail the tribal movement against the state government’s policy to deny rights of the tribal in Manipur, added the statement.

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