CM firm on eviction of street vendors

Sticking to the government’s decision, CM, Ibobi today said that the footpaths of the streets in Imphal cannot be converted into stalls or sites for street vendors and that the government will not be able to provide space for the ever increasing number…

14 deer horns seized

Fourteen deer horns, found being carried in a Maruti van by two women, were seized by troops of 31 Assam Rifles at its check post at Khudengthabi along the Imphal Moreh section of NH 39 today Source Hueiyen News Service

Strike paralyses business in Imphal

Normal business in Imphal was disturbed for the day today as the 48 hour general strike of the street vendors in protest against the government drive against street vendors commenced from this morning 4 am Source Hueiyen News Service

Army recovers stolen cements

Troops of 10 Assam Rifles under Logtak Brigade of Red Shield Division recovered 81 bags of cement which were stolen on yesterday from two trucks, part of the civil convoy carrying essential commodities from Jiribam to Imphal Source Hueiyen News Service

Yidah yearns for a Govt school

Contrary to the general scenario visible in the valley area, particularly Imphal area where many Government schools are dying due to absence or dwindling number of students, Yidah village located in Kamjong sub division of Ukhrul has been yearning for …

No licence free for all CM

Appealing to street vendors to call off the general strike, Chief Minister Okram Ibobi has categorically stated that street vendors may occupy the vacant ground in front of Shankar Talkies, Lamphel on first come, first serve basis but no licence would …

World AIDS Orphans’ Day observed

Along with taking out a rally to spread the message of ensuring the rights due to every child to HIV affected children as well, World AIDS Orphans’ Day was observed at the Singjamei Chongtham Leikai office of FXB India Suraksha, Manipur Branch here tod…

Meet renews plebiscite demand

Once again a public meeting held at Nachou has resolved that people should be taken into confidence while resolving the Indo Manipur conflict and a plebiscite should be conducted so that people can participate fully in the process Source The Sangai …

Villagers pledge to cut off water supply line

Intensifying its lingering protest against shoddy and ‘distracting’ plan of water supply line, Thungcheng villagers of Chandel district have reaffirmed and pledged to cut off the NLCPR water supply line from Thungcheng village to Khambathel village S…

‘Lecher’ Maiba thrashed

In addition to subjecting to a good thrashing, the house of a Maiba local medicine man has been attacked by an enraged mob on alleged charge of molesting a 13 year old girl on the pretext of treating her Source The Sangai Express

Paban Kumar Cannesbound

Award winning documentary and television director of Manipur Haobam Paban kumar has been selected by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting to participate in this year’s Cannes Film Festival Source The Sangai Express