Declare State holiday on Oct 17 call rung out

Imphal, October 17 2017: A solemn centenary commemoration of Anglo-Kuki War (1917-1919) was held today at Lonpi village in Chandel district with the theme “In defence of our ancestral land and freedom” under the auspices of the Anglo-Kuki War Centenary Commemoration Committee and Celebration Committee 2017 . Fitting homage and tributes were paid to the […]

100 years of Anglo-Kuki War : Eimi Riders begins Tour de Lonpi ride

Kangpokpi, October 13 2017: Kukis across the world is all set to observe the 100th year of the Anglo-Kuki War 1917-1919 on October 17 . In Manipur, the commemoration of 100 years of the Anglo-Kuki War will be celebrated at Lonpi village in Chandel district with Chief Minister N Biren Singh as chief guest, Water […]

Master plan for restoration of dilapidated school structures to be formulated : Radheshyam

Imphal, October 02 2017: The State Government will formulate a master plan with regard to restoration of worn out Government school structures. Disclosing this in a press conference held in connection with Swachhata Pakhwada at the Directorate of Education (S) at Lamphelpat today, Education Minister Th Radheshyam informed that teachers and students of 1997 schools […]

6 teachers suspended for negligence of duty

Imphal, September 08 2017: Altogether six teachers of Haoreibi Makha Leikai LP Madrasa and Thoudam Wangmata Primary School under Education (S) Department have been suspended for negligence of duty. It may be mentioned that the suspension came after Education Minister Th Radheshyam paid surprise visits to schools one after another . According to an order […]

Court seeks report on Manipur schools

Imphal, Aug. 29: Manipur High Court has directed all zonal education officers in the state to submit a report on the present status of all government schools in their respective jurisdictions within two months. A two-judge bench of Justices N. Kotiswar and N. Nobin issued the directive on August 22, acting on a public interest […]

Regarding demand for reservation of Assembly seats…CM promises to convene all political parties meet

Imphal, August 25 2017: Chief Minister N Biren has assured the Kangleipak Students’ Association (KSA) that the State Government would soon convene a meeting of all political parties to discuss the demand for reservation of eight Assembly segments for the indigenous people of Manipur. A team of KSA led by its president Moirangthem Lakshman held […]

Education Minister mulls regularising aided teachers

Imphal, August 12 2017: Education Labour & Employment Minister Th Radheshyam presented incentive cash awards to the successful students of HSLC, 2016-17 of Keisham Birjit High School (aided) on the occasion of the 7th death anniversary of its founder Keisham Birjit Singh today at Patsoi. Sharing the dais with him were MLA, Patsoi A/C, Ak […]

Chandel College and District Hospital inspected by Education Minister Radheshyam

Imphal, August 08 2017: Education Minister Th Radheshyam has said that the Education Department works as a team of teachers and students and works for the betterment of the society. The Minister made the statement during his visit to Chandel district to inspect the prevailing conditions of the Governmental institutions of education, health and infrastructure today […]

Demanding local MLA be included in ‘Other Members’ of varsity Bill, Joykisan walks out House gives nod to DM University Bill

Imphal, August 03 2017: Manipur Legislative Assembly today passed the Dhanamanjuri University Bill 2017 paving the way for setting up Dhanamanjuri University under the funding of Ministry of Human Resources Development. The university is to be set up by conglomerating five colleges under Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA). The five colleges are DM College of […]

Question hour in the Assembly Govt has plans to desilt major rivers : IFC Minister

Imphal, August 01 2017: The Government has plans for desilting, dredging and re-sectioning major rivers like Imphal, Nambul and Kongba rivers. It would be done once the Detailed Project Report (DPR) for the same is finalized and fund is made available to the Department. The remaining retaining walls of Nambul River adjoining Sagolband will be […]

State Govt rules out 7th Pay for now

Imphal, July 25 2017: Replying to a question raised by MLA K Ranjit during the 5th day of the ongoing 11th Manipur Legislative Assembly Session, 2017, Finance Minister Y Joykumar who is also the Deputy Chief Minister stated that the Government has not yet planned about the implementation of Seventh Pay or its equivalent pay for […]

AMSU, District Committee Jiribam inspects schools, seeks urgent attention of Govt

Jiribam, July 17 2017: A surprise inspection conducted by AMSU, District Committee, Jiribam and AMSU Barak Circle at New Durgapur LP School, Lamdai Khunou, Jiribam on July 14 left the inspection team in shock when they found the school closed for a long time and the school Principal absent for three years, conveyed a press […]

Education Minister stresses development of indigenous language

IMPHAL, Jun 13: Education, Labour & Employment Minister Th Radheshyam launched BA Manipuri textbooks (Meitei Mayek) on an e-book format at the inaugural function of the 10-day Meetei Mayek orientation programme for college teachers who teach Manipuri organised by the Directorate of Language Planning and Implementation ,Government of Manipur at DM College of Arts today. […]

HSLC exam result announced, Nirmalabas, Tiny Tots, St Joseph’s hog limelight in first 25 spots Pass pc sees marginal improvement at 66.7, boys do better

IMPHAL, Jun 3 : The pass percentage in the Class X examination conducted by the Board of Secondary Education, Manipur saw a marginal improvement from last year, returning a pass percentage of 66.7 to last year’s 65.4 pass percentage. This year the HSLC examination was announced later than last year due to the Assembly election. […]

Th Radhesyam visits SCERT, Education(S) office

Imphal, Jun 1 (DIPR): Education Minister Th Radheshyam today visited the Directorate of State Council of Educational Research and Training (SCERT) and Directorate of Education(S). He also held a meeting with the officials at Lamphel wherein various topics on how to improve the prevailing conditions of the education system of the State were discussed. The […]

Students do marginally better than last year with pass percentage pegged at 68.81 COHSEM announces Class XII exams result

IMPHAL, May 23 : Students of Class XII studying in schools under the Council of Secondary Education, Manipur (COHSEM), did marginally better than their seniors with the pass percentage this year pegged at 68.81 while in 2016 the pass percentage was 65.42. The Class XII examination this year was held from March 20 to April […]

Minister warns against sub-standard works

IMPHAL | May 21: Education minister, Th Radheshyam said stringent action will be taken against those who have failed to adhere to the prescribed norms in building school infrastructure under Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA), Education Guarantee Scheme (EGS) and Alternative and Innovative Education (AIE). This was stated by the minister during inspection tour in Ukhrul. He […]

Edn min flags off students for Shirui festival

Education Minister Th Radheshyam flagged off a two-day Field Exposure Visit to Ukhrul for 10 students each from eight districts to witness the Shirui Lily Festival, 2017, and another 10 students from Ukhrul district will join the team at Ukhrul District Headquarter. The students accompanied by officials of Sarva Sikhsha Abhiyan, State Mission Authority, Manipur, […]

CM attends to over 350 complaints on the first Meeyamgi Numit Meaningful development impossible as long as there is Govt-public disconnect: Biren

Imphal, May 15: Hundreds of people turned up to take their grievances to the notice of Chief Minister N Biren on the first Meeyamgi Numit (People’s Day) held at the Chief Minister’s Secretariat today. The Chief Minister categorically stated that no meaningful development can be achieved as long as there is a disconnect between the […]

Minister Th Radheshyam inspects construction works

Imphal, May15 (DIPR) : Education, Labour and Employment Minister Th Radheshyam today inspected the ongoing construction works of girls’ hostel of Chaoyaima Higher Secondary School, Thoubal, Block Institute of Teacher Education (BITE), Ningshing Khul, District Institute of Education and Training, Keikol Koirengei and HASK Skill Development Centre Pvt Ltd, Lilong. While inspecting the building construction […]