HC directs RIMS to submit action taken report on mismanagement charges

IMPHAL | Dec 11 : The High Court of Manipur today directed authorities of RIMS to submit in detail of the steps already taken and the steps they proposed to take in order to improve their institute on or before December 15. Although the RIMS has submitted their reports as directed earlier the division bench […]

Government Appeals Peple To Refrain from Indefinite Shutdown

Imphal, December09,2107 (DIPR): Inspector General (Admn.) of Manipur Police Dr. S. Ibocha Singh said that there was no decision taken and assurance given from the Chief Minister’s side that the Government would declare the results of the recruitment of the Police Constable, Male/Civil2013/2016 Batch on or before 7th December, 2017 to the JAC against All Manipur DPC completed re-recruitment candidates […]

Veterinary defies HC order, conducts DPC of 22 veterinary officers

IMPHAL | Nov 17 : The department of veterinary and animal husbandry has allegedly conducted the DPC for the recruitment of 22 veterinary officers (VO) (Grave-IV) in the wake of a standing order of the High Court not to declare the result of the said examination conducted by the Manipur Public Service Commission (MPSC). It […]

High Court summons contractors to appraise NH-2 work progress

IMPHAL | Nov 20 : The High Court of Manipur has today directed three contractors, Ashiho Pfuze, W. Sonajit Singh and Khelendra Singh who have been executing works at different portion of National Highway No 2 to personally appear before the court on Wednesday. Contractor SN. Pavei who have been assigned to execute work from […]

HC directs state govt to explain scarcity of cooking gas

IMPHAL | Nov 10: The High Court of Manipur has today directed the state government, Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) and gas agencies of the state to submit a report within six week for the hearing after a PIL case was filed against them by one Prasanta Oinam. The petitioner’s counsel submitted before the division […]

HC quashes suspension order of Dr. Ibomcha

IMPHAL | Nov 10: The High Court of Manipur has today quashed the suspension order of Dr. Okram Ibomcha Singh, ex-director of Medical and Health Services, and State Mission director, State Health Society government of Manipur, who was placed under suspension for allegedly misusing his powers. The suspension order was quashed and set aside by an […]

Legal awareness gains speed with bike rally

Imphal, November 09 2017: High Court of Manipur Acting Chief Justice N Kotiswar and Justice Kh Kobin flagged off a motor bike rally themed ‘Connecting to drive” from Khwairamband Keithel to Churachandpur, to spread legal awareness and message of National Legal Service Day, today morning. N Kotiswar along with Kh Kobin and Judges of Subordinate […]

RIMS case : High Court sets up committee

Imphal, November 07 2017: A Division Bench of High Court of Manipur has appointed Dr M Kunjabihari, retired Additional Director, Manipur Health Services, N Rojit, Registrar (Administration) High Court of Manipur and Kh Tarunkumar, Advocate, High Court of Manipur, to look into the allegation of serious irregularities and corruption at RIMS . The order was […]

HC reserves order

Imphal, November 06 2017: Acting Chief Justice N Kotiswar of High Court of Manipur, after a two hours long hearing today, reserved the Court order on whether the objection report filed by the State Government against the anticipatory bail filed by ex Chief Minister, Okram Ibobi Singh, former Chief Secretaries O Nabakishore, PC Lawmkunga and […]

Most corrupt allegations on RIMS

Imphal, November 06 2017: The High Court of Manipur has directed Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) to give a reply regarding the letter sent to the Prime Minister by a post graduate student of the institution, branding RIMS as the most corrupt hospital , before November 20 and also listed the same day for […]

Supreme Court stays HC order on JNIMS PG admission

Imphal, October 28 2017: The Supreme Court has stayed an order passed by the High Court of Manipur with regard to reservation of seats in JNIMS PG courses for in-house resident doctors of the medical institute. Challenging reservation of seats for in-house resident doctors for pursuing different PG courses in JNIMS, one Dr L Bobby […]

Selective silence, selective noise: Why mum on defectors ?

Parliamentary Secretaries or rather the post of Parliamentary Secretary has now been propelled to the news thanks to the move initiated by the Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee to disqualify the 12 MLAs who have been appointed as Parliamentary Secretaries in the BJP led coalition Government. Interesting this is, for while the State Congress has been […]

The traumatic experience of MPSC Asst Prof recruitment, 2014

Khelsoril Wanbe It is quite unfortunate that the recruitment process of Assistant Professors of government colleges advertised by MPSC in September, 2014 has been dragging on till today without being able to see the light of dawn as it got caught up in a yearlong court case. Although rays of hope of declaration of the […]

Staged encounter case HC orders Rs 5 lakh compensation

Imphal, October 12 2017: The High Court of Manipur has directed the State Government and the Government of India to pay Rs five lakh as compensation to a petitioner whose son namely Ngangbam Naoba alias Phulchand of Uripok Polem Leikai was killed by Manipur Police commandos in the intervening night of May 6 and 7, […]

RIMS taken to Court

Imphal, September 20 2017: Bijay Prasad Sahu, former Legal Advisor/ Defense Counsel of Regional Institute of Medical Sciences today filed a case against the Union of India and others before the High Court of Manipur, for passing a stay order which terminated him from the post of RIMS Legal Advisor. The complaint case was filed […]

Anticipatory bail hearing of O Ibobi fixed on Oct 13

Imphal, September 20 2017: The anticipatory bail hearing of former Chief Minister O Ibobi, filed before the High Court of Manipur, has been fixed on October 13, after the State Government counsel submitted a prayer to file objection report before the Court today. The anticipatory bail hearing will be held in connection with the FIR […]

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 […]

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 […]

FIR in MDS case HC grants interim bail to O Ibobi

Imphal, September 06 2017: Acting Chief Justice, High Court of Manipur, N Kotishwar, passed an interim order regarding an anti anticipatory bail filed by ex Chief Minister, Okram Ibobi Singh, through his counsels today at the High Court of Manipur and fixed September 20 for further hearing . The anticipatory bail filed by the ex […]