President Ramnath Kovind pays tribute to INA soldiers at Moirang

IMPHAL | Nov 22: The President of India Ram Nath Kovind today visited the Indian National Army Memorial Complex, Moirang, the place where the Indian Tricolour flag was hoisted for the first time on the Indian soil on April, 14, 1944. On the occasion, the President of India, Ram Nath Kovind paid floral tributes at […]

Imphal Indian Army War Cemetery

Imphal Indian Army War Cemetery, one of the muslim graves cemetery in Manipur State which lies 10 km from the airport on the far side of Imphal City can be reach by following the Sanjenthong road for about 1.5 km, then taking the New Checkon road for another 1.5 km before approaching National Highway-39 and […]

WWII skeletal remains to be explored in Nov

Imphal, October 12 2017: A team will come from Japan to the State to search for skeletal remains of Japanese soldiers killed in Manipur during the Second World War . A team of Japanese experts would come to the State in the first week of November and search for skeletal remains of Japanese soldiers in […]

RAF photo shows larger Kangla

Imphal, July 27 2017: A photograph taken by the Royal Air Force (RAF) of Great Britain shows a much larger Kangla . The photograph taken by an American pilot attached to RAF during the Second World War on April 16, 1944 shows that the premises of Kangla extended up to Ayangpalli in the East. As shown […]

RAF photo shows larger Kangla

Imphal, July 27 2017: A photograph taken by the Royal Air Force (RAF) of Great Britain shows a much larger Kangla . The photograph taken by an American pilot attached to RAF during the Second World War on April 16, 1944 shows that the premises of Kangla extended up to Ayangpalli in the East. As shown […]

Japan offers support

New Delhi, May 17 :Japan has officially offered support for various ongoing as well as upcoming development and infrastructure projects in the North-Eastern region, officials said. The Ambassador of Japan to India, Kenji Hiramatsu officially met the Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), Dr Jitendra Singh and conveyed […]

May 10, 1942: First bomb hit Imphal in World War 2

By: Ranbir Laishram For Manipur, the Battle of Imphal was by no means its only experience of the Second World War. According to British military accounts the 1944 battles in Manipur are referred to as either the Battle of Imphal, or the Imphal Offensive, or the Siege of Imphal, or the Imphal Campaign and the […]

Battle of Kanglatongbi rememberance day observed

Like every year, members of Imphal Campaign Foundation WW2 paid floral tributes along with few minutes of silence in remembrance to the martyrs of the battle of Kanglatongbi at the Kanglatongbi War Memorial War Cemetery, Kanglatongbi, Imphal West District today, on behalf of those family members whose forefathers have laid down their lives during the […]