No threat to Manipur from FA, assures PM

Imphal, Dec 28: The delegation of leaders of civil society organizations from the state that has been camping in Delhi for the last couple of weeks to lobby its stand on the framework agreement between the Centre and the NSCN-IM met with Prime Minister Narendra Modi this noon and presented its position on the matter […]

Agriculture minister launches LPG home delivery service in Ccpur

CHURACHANDPUR | Dec 23 : Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) home delivery service was launched today by Agriculture, Veterinary and Animal Husbandry minister, V. Hangkhanlian in the presence of Churachandpur DC, Shyam Lal Poonia, at Dorcas Hall, New Lamka, Churchandpur district today. Hangkhanlian said that under scheme initiated by the Prime minister, Narendra Modi called Pradhan […]

‘Mission Indradhanush, Mission Parivar Vikas, Tubercolosis and Leprosy’ Organised at Manipur Press Club

Key Note Address at the Regional Orientation Workshop for Field Officers of Directorate of Field Publicity, Nagaland & Manipur Region, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India on Flagship programmes – Integrated Campaign on “Mission Indradhanush, Mission Parivar Vikas, Tubercolosis and Leprosy” of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India Organised […]

AMWJU seeks PM intervention on alleged highhandedness of BJP Manipur

IMPHAL | Dec 5 : The All Manipur Working Journalists’ Union, AMWJU, has asked the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi for urgent intervention over the alleged high handiness and tyrannical attitude of state unit BJP leaders against the journalist union’s president Wangkhemcha Samjai. A memorandum was submitted during a sit-in staged at Keishampat street, […]

Congress continue protest demanding disclosure of framework agreement

IMPHAL | Dec 2: Former chief minister, O. Ibobi said the public of the state cannot believe the assurance given by Prime Minister, Narendra Modi that the framework agreement will not affect the territorial integrity of the state as the contents of the framework agreement is still kept secret. He was addressing a crowd during […]

‘Burning of Newspaper to protest is uncivilised mob culture’

Imphal, November 19 2017: Chief Minister N.Biren Singh commitment to eradicate mob justice in the state receives severe blow yesterday after youth wing of the BJP – (the party which he belongs to) burnt a popular Imphal based vernacular daily yesterday in front of their party office at Nityapat Chuthek here in Imphal to protest a […]

Cong leaders, Modi pay tributes to Indira Gandhi

New Delhi, October 31 2017: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his predecessor Manmohan Singh and former President Pranab Mukherjee paid tributes to Indira Gandhi on her 33rd death anniversary . Mukherjee, Dr Singh and Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi were the first ones to pay floral tributes to the late Prime Minister at ‘Shakti Sthal’ where […]

Young talents from State, Nagaland land at Tokyo

Imphal, October 28 2017: Following the discussion of Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and India Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 14 this year in India; an Indian team from Manipur and Nagaland comprising of 23 members today landed in Tokyo under ‘IRIS program’. The team was led by Haobam Joyremba from Manipur . Shinzo […]

Mizoram: IPS officer removed from service for underperformance, says home ministry

Lingala Vijaya Prasad, an IPS officer posted in Mizoram, has been removed from the service after the government found his service to be “unsatisfactory”, a Home Ministry officer said. Prasad, a 1997 batch police officer of the Arunachal Pradesh-Goa-Mizoram and Union Territory (AGMUT) cadre, was removed from the service due to “unsatisfactory” service records, the […]

Shinzo Abe’s India visit: China warns against ‘third party’ involvement in Arunachal Pradesh

PM Narendra Modi and visiting Japanese PM Shinzo Abe on Thursday announced the setting up of an India-Japan Act East Forum, which will take forward development of India’s northeast. China on Friday indicated it was opposed to the involvement of “any third party” in Arunachal Pradesh, when asked about India and Japan on Thursday agreeing […]

Shinzo Abe’s India visit: China warns against ‘third party’ involvement in Arunachal Pradesh

PM Narendra Modi and visiting Japanese PM Shinzo Abe on Thursday announced the setting up of an India-Japan Act East Forum, which will take forward development of India’s northeast. China on Friday indicated it was opposed to the involvement of “any third party” in Arunachal Pradesh, when asked about India and Japan on Thursday agreeing […]

India, Myanmar sign 11 agreements Modi meets Suu Kyi, discusses bilateral relations

Nay Pyi Taw, September 06 2017: With New Delhi’s increasing emphasis on its Act East Policy, India and Myanmar on Wednesday signed eight Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and three agreements in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar to strengthen the multifaceted partnership between the two countries . Myanmar is one of India’s strategic neighbours and shares a […]

State team to join PM’s Myanmar tour

Imphal, September 03 2017: A State delegation led by MLA Susindro (Yaima) would take part in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Myanmar from September 5 to 7 . Meanwhile, MLA Susindro has charged that Assam Rifles has been abetting insurgency rather than curbing it . Speaking to media persons inside the Chief Minister’s bungalow […]

Viewpoint: Why Modi’s currency gamble was ‘epic failure’

India’s attempt to flush out undeclared wealth did not work, central bank figures show. The move, known as “demonetisation”, was a flagship policy of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Economic analyst Vivek Kaul looks at what went wrong. The devil, as they say, is in the detail. On page 195 of this year’s Reserve Bank of […]

Question of GST before the people : New tax regime on

It is on, but it is more than clear that to majority of the people, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) is more Greek than anything else that the Modi Government has put into momentum so far. How far will it impact on the life of the common people is yet not that clear, for […]

Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana launched in State

IMPHAL, Jun 5: Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY), one of the schemes taken up by the BJP-led NDA Government under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was launched at City Convention Centre, Palace Compound today in the presence of Chief Minister N Biren and DoNER Minister Dr Jitendra Singh. The launching ceremony was organised […]

State Govt glows under ‘MODI Fest’

Chief Minister N Biren Singh today inaugurated a three-day publicity campaign ‘MODI fest’ (Making of Developed India Festival) to mark three years of Narendra Modi Government at the Centre at the Iboyaima Shanglen, Imphal. Highlighting the achievements of NDA Government under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chief Minister N Biren Singh said that […]

States free to decide on cow slaughters – BJP

New Delhi, Jun 1 :Finding itself in the midst of a storm over the Centre’s order banning the sale of cattle for slaughter, the ruling BJP has displayed flexibility. Admitting that majority of BJP leaders in Meghalaya eat beef, the party has also clarified that it was up to the State Governments to decide on […]

HRA, EEVFAM sniff AR’s hand in May 22 Moreh killing

IMPHAL, May 31 : Rights defenders, the Human Rights Alert (HRA) and Extra-Judicial Execution Victim Families Association Manipur (EEVFAM) have asserted that they share the deeply held suspicion of the community of Moreh that the ‘role of the Assam Rifles cannot be ruled out in the killing of Arambam Shanti.’ A Shanti was killed by […]

HRA, EEVFAM sniff AR’s hand in May 22 Moreh killing

IMPHAL, May 31 : Rights defenders, the Human Rights Alert (HRA) and Extra-Judicial Execution Victim Families Association Manipur (EEVFAM) have asserted that they share the deeply held suspicion of the community of Moreh that the ‘role of the Assam Rifles cannot be ruled out in the killing of Arambam Shanti.’ A Shanti was killed by […]