No changes in agitation: MU community

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : Manipur University community claimed that there is no change in the agitation demanding ouster of vice-chancellor, A.P. Pandey since the government has not passed the official order of reconstituting the fact finding team to an indep…

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : Manipur University community claimed that there is no change in the agitation demanding ouster of vice-chancellor, A.P. Pandey since the government has not passed the official order of reconstituting the fact finding team to an independe……

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Arrested former SSUM president ‘irrelative’

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : Socialist Students’ Union of Manipur (SSUM) claimed that its former president, N. Sanahal who was arrested by state police on August 13 is not related in any concern with the union and condemned the statement of Manipur police PRO cl…

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : Socialist Students’ Union of Manipur (SSUM) claimed that its former president, N. Sanahal who was arrested by state police on August 13 is not related in any concern with the union and condemned the statement of Manipur police PRO claimi……

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DRI seizes drugs worth Rs. 5.19 crore

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI), in a joint operation with 11 Assam Rifles seized 1.29 kg of Brown Sugar powder and 1, 30,000 tablets of Methamphetamine from a house at L. Youjang Village in New Moreh, Manipur on August 17….

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI), in a joint operation with 11 Assam Rifles seized 1.29 kg of Brown Sugar powder and 1, 30,000 tablets of Methamphetamine from a house at L. Youjang Village in New Moreh, Manipur on August 17.
A ……

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Jiribam police pushes back 37 illegal migrants

JIRIBAM | Aug 17 : As a part of the ongoing process of checking the influx of illegal immigrants via Jiribam, the Jiribam District Police conducted verification of migrants that comes every Friday in Manipur through train by posing as tourists.
Whil…

JIRIBAM | Aug 17 : As a part of the ongoing process of checking the influx of illegal immigrants via Jiribam, the Jiribam District Police conducted verification of migrants that comes every Friday in Manipur through train by posing as tourists.
While ch……

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Gobin surpasses records in Guinness World Records attempt

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : Yambem Gobin Singh today attempted to be in the Guinness World Records surpassing current records at the Kangsang Hall, Khuman Lampak, Imphal. Gobin made the attempt in two categories, ‘elbow strike in one minute (double elbow)’ and …

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : Yambem Gobin Singh today attempted to be in the Guinness World Records surpassing current records at the Kangsang Hall, Khuman Lampak, Imphal. Gobin made the attempt in two categories, ‘elbow strike in one minute (double elbow)’ and ‘Dia……

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JCILPS students’ wing detected 17 illegal migrants till date

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : Amidst tight security kept for screening entry of illegal migrants at several check-posts located at Jiribam, Moreh and Mao under the instruction of state government, JCILPS students’ wing has detected 17 illegal migrants at Jiribam …

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : Amidst tight security kept for screening entry of illegal migrants at several check-posts located at Jiribam, Moreh and Mao under the instruction of state government, JCILPS students’ wing has detected 17 illegal migrants at Jiribam so f……

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Police dept suspends two SI over arson attack on NH-37

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : The police department today suspended two sub-inspectors of police over the torching of three vehicles by bandh supporters along the National Highway-37 Imphal-Jiribam road.
Two loaded trucks and a passenger vehicle were torched by …

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : The police department today suspended two sub-inspectors of police over the torching of three vehicles by bandh supporters along the National Highway-37 Imphal-Jiribam road.
Two loaded trucks and a passenger vehicle were torched by band……

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Joy lambast Biren government for insulting Assembly

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : Veteran politician, O. Joy Singh hinted an unseen agenda behind the hasty change of dates for the assembly session by the state government.
O. Joy stated the nature of the state government’s actions is contradictory to parliamentary…

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : Veteran politician, O. Joy Singh hinted an unseen agenda behind the hasty change of dates for the assembly session by the state government.
O. Joy stated the nature of the state government’s actions is contradictory to parliamentary pra……

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More stolen jewelleries recovered

THOUBAL | Aug 17 : After one Moirangthem Suryaprakash was arrested by Kakching police along with jewelleries he had stolen on the intervening night of August 8 and 9, a police report informed that more stolen jewelleries had been recovered.
As a foll…

THOUBAL | Aug 17 : After one Moirangthem Suryaprakash was arrested by Kakching police along with jewelleries he had stolen on the intervening night of August 8 and 9, a police report informed that more stolen jewelleries had been recovered.
As a follow u……

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Public meeting held at Nongpok Sekmai against article 371 (a)

THOUBAL | Aug 17 : “If the territorial integrity of Manipur is being continually threatened by the government of India, then all should be prepared to take a resolution which was never taken before,” said president, United Committee Manipur (UCM), Sun…

THOUBAL | Aug 17 : “If the territorial integrity of Manipur is being continually threatened by the government of India, then all should be prepared to take a resolution which was never taken before,” said president, United Committee Manipur (UCM), Sunil K……

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Local made sanitary products of The Lois, Manipur launched

JIRIBAM | Aug 17 : “When we analysed the products which the people of Manipur use from morning to night, it can be said that there are hardly any products made by ourselves. A huge amount of money has been drained away from the economically backward s…

JIRIBAM | Aug 17 : “When we analysed the products which the people of Manipur use from morning to night, it can be said that there are hardly any products made by ourselves. A huge amount of money has been drained away from the economically backward state……

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Legal awareness programme held

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : A one-day legal awareness programme was held on August 12 at Thamkakhuren Community hall, Chandel on the topic “Protection and enforcement of tribal rights”.
Advocate Th. Rengthang Lamkang was the resource person of the programme.

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : A one-day legal awareness programme was held on August 12 at Thamkakhuren Community hall, Chandel on the topic “Protection and enforcement of tribal rights”.
Advocate Th. Rengthang Lamkang was the resource person of the programme.
It w……

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Remittance for Ukhrul arrives by surface transport

UKHRUL | Aug 17 : After a gap of 30 years, remittance for Ukhrul banks arrived by surface transport today. Due to the inclement weather for flying choppers, remittances for Ukhrul have been cancelled five times already and this one-time arrangement wa…

UKHRUL | Aug 17 : After a gap of 30 years, remittance for Ukhrul banks arrived by surface transport today. Due to the inclement weather for flying choppers, remittances for Ukhrul have been cancelled five times already and this one-time arrangement was ma……

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BJP Tamenglong condole demise of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

TAMENGLONG | Aug 17 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Tamenglong district and BJP Tamenglong Mandal jointly organised a condolence service today for former Prime Minister, Atal Bihari Vajpayee at Mandal office, Tamenglong.
While expressing his sorrow o…

TAMENGLONG | Aug 17 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Tamenglong district and BJP Tamenglong Mandal jointly organised a condolence service today for former Prime Minister, Atal Bihari Vajpayee at Mandal office, Tamenglong.
While expressing his sorrow over ……

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Remittance for Ukhrul arrives by surface transport

UKHRUL | Aug 17 : After a gap of 30 years, remittance for Ukhrul banks arrived by surface transport today. Due to the inclement weather for flying choppers, remittances for Ukhrul have been cancelled five times already and this one-time arrangement wa…

UKHRUL | Aug 17 : After a gap of 30 years, remittance for Ukhrul banks arrived by surface transport today. Due to the inclement weather for flying choppers, remittances for Ukhrul have been cancelled five times already and this one-time arrangement was ma……

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Rape and the Rope

Although India is amongst those countries around the world which still practices capital punishment, it is rarely used. The Supreme Court, in a 1983 ruling, had stated that the death penalty should be imposed in ‘the rarest of rare cases’.
Only parti…

Although India is amongst those countries around the world which still practices capital punishment, it is rarely used. The Supreme Court, in a 1983 ruling, had stated that the death penalty should be imposed in ‘the rarest of rare cases’.
Only particula……

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JCILPS demands recruitment interview conducted in Imphal

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : Students’ wing of Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System strongly (JCILPS) condemned the decision of conducting recruitment interview of 22 faculties of National Institute of Technology, Manipur which is scheduled to be held on …

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : Students’ wing of Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System strongly (JCILPS) condemned the decision of conducting recruitment interview of 22 faculties of National Institute of Technology, Manipur which is scheduled to be held on Augu……

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NSCN-K impeaches Chairman Lt Gen Khango : Yung Aung elected as new Chairman

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : The National Socialist Council of Nagaland today has unanimously elected Yung Aung as the new acting chairman of the party, at the same time impeaching Lt. Gen. Khango for violating the principles of the party, press release received…

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : The National Socialist Council of Nagaland today has unanimously elected Yung Aung as the new acting chairman of the party, at the same time impeaching Lt. Gen. Khango for violating the principles of the party, press release received by ……

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Wari Leeba festival concluded

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : The five-day festival on ‘Wari Leeba’ conducted by North East Artisan’s Forum (NEAF), Soibam Leikai opposite Citizen’s Club, Imphal East concluded at its office today.
The programme was organised under the sponsorship of Ministry of…

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : The five-day festival on ‘Wari Leeba’ conducted by North East Artisan’s Forum (NEAF), Soibam Leikai opposite Citizen’s Club, Imphal East concluded at its office today.
The programme was organised under the sponsorship of Ministry of Cul……

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Power shutdown

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : Manipur Power Distribution Company Private Limited (MSPDCL) has informed all consumers of 11KV Malom Feeder of Sangaiporou Power House that there will be a planned shutdown on from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on August 18 for Transformer shi…

IMPHAL | Aug 17 : Manipur Power Distribution Company Private Limited (MSPDCL) has informed all consumers of 11KV Malom Feeder of Sangaiporou Power House that there will be a planned shutdown on from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on August 18 for Transformer shiftin……

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