Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK) Churachandpur organised “World Food Day” and one day workshop on “RC Seed Bin for save seed”

“World Food Day” and one day workshop on “RC Seed Bin for save seed” was organised by Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK) Churachandpur, ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region at Yaiphakol Village, Churachandpur. The function was graced by Dr. IM Singh, Joint Director, ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region Manipur Centre and Dr. Niranjan Lal, Senior […]

Tripartite talks should not negate interests of other communities : Kuki Chiefs ; ‘Do not roll back districts creation on the demand of one community’

Kangpokpi, October 05 2017: Kuki chiefs across the State held a consultation meeting today at Imphal under the aegis of Kuki Inpi in connection with the prevailing political and land issues and resolved that the scheduled tripartite talks between the State Government, Central Government and UNC should not infringe on the interest of other communities. […]

Manipur Govtgi warol taramna ok ee, adubu khongjangi firepti kansin khigani

Manipur Govt. na Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee Manipur na pamliba Meitei/Meeteibu ST status ta leihannaba recommendation ama lakliba tang 20.10.2017 faobagi manungda Centre da thabiyu haina date 29.10.17 da ayiba cherol pisinkhraba amadi angangba (red) badge thettuna date 20.10.17 faoba campaign chatharingei tanjada ngarang date 2.10.17 ta Manipur Govt. na newspaper gi khuthangda thadorakpa cherolasi […]

Gold bars worth Rs 5.9 crore seized

Imphal, October 01 2017: Gold bars worth about Rs 5.9 crore have been seized today from a private vehicle (Tata Sumo) by sleuths of Customs (Anti-smuggling) Division, Imphal at Yurembam Power House, Imphal West on the Imphal-Jiribam Highway at around 6 am today . The driver of the vehicle, identified as Md Nazimuddin (39) s/o […]

Trafficking story from CCpur : Preying on young kids

Human trafficking. This is unacceptable and the possibility of the involvement of big names cannot be ruled out. Poverty plus the yearning to ensure a better future for one’s child is the underlining factor for parents to willingly hand over their children, mostly young girls, to people who then traffick them to other parts of […]

Career option in Political Science

Ranjan K Baruah Political science is a social science discipline that deals with systems of government and the analysis of political activity and political behavior. It deals extensively with the theory and practice of politics which is commonly thought of as the determining of the distribution of power and resources. It is the study of […]

Manipur Olympic Association congratulates Arjuna Awardees Devendro and Bembem

Imphal, Aug 31: In a statement, the Manipur Olympic Association extended its gratitude to Laishram Devendro and Oinam Bembem for receiving the prestigious Arjuna Awards, which were conferred upon them in a function on Aug 29 at the President’s House in the national capital city. This is a pride moment for the sportspersons of the […]

Manipur Olympic Association congratulates Arjuna Awardees Devendro and Bembem

Imphal, Aug 31: In a statement, the Manipur Olympic Association extended its gratitude to Laishram Devendro and Oinam Bembem for receiving the prestigious Arjuna Awards, which were conferred upon them in a function on Aug 29 at the President’s House in the national capital city. This is a pride moment for the sportspersons of the […]

MPSC scam and the people defending it

Group of Aspirants This article is in response to the article “Dangers of ‘Trial by Media’and the MPSC”, written by Mr. Arshad Shah and published in this esteemed newspaper on the 18th of August, 2017. In the article mentioned above, Mr. Shah mentioned some very misleading points regarding the MCSCC examination, 2016 conducted by the […]

EGM, MHJU urge for welfare measures

Imphal, July 11 2017: Appealing for a slew of welfare measures for the journalist fraternity of the State, the Editors’ Guild Manipur (EGM) and the Manipur Hill Journalists’ Union (MHJU) have submitted a memorandum to the IPR Minister . Informing that EGM has identified a site for Press Park at Heinoubok, Patsoi in Imphal West, […]

Shift AR from MU campus : NEFIS, MUSU

Imphal, June 29 2017: The North East Forum for International Solidarity (NEFIS), Manipur Unit in coordination with Manipur University Students’ Union (MUSU) held a protest demonstration against the continued presence of Assam Rifles camp in Manipur University campus today . Raising demands for demilitarization and restoration of academic space, NEFIS submitted a memorandum to the […]

A street vendor’s son from Manipur cracks IIT-JEE entrance exam, No money for admission!

A young talented lad, Ningthoujam Rapsan, cracked the prestigious IIT entrance exam(JEE Advance) 2017 in his first attempt with an impressive rank, but his family’s financial crunch could cripple his dreams of studying in IIT. Ninghtoujam Rapsan cleared the tough IIT JEE exam in his first attempt without getting any coaching classes, he secured 1193 […]

AR havildar killed, four injured in IED attack

IMPHAL: One non-commissioned officer of 17 Assam Rifles died while four other personnel of the AR unit were injured in an IED attack near Kasom village under Kasom Khullen sub-division in Kamjong district. In connection with the incident, a statement issued by PRO IGAR (S) said that in continuation of the highest traditions of the defence forces, havildar Luhit Gogoi of 17 AR made the supreme sacrifice in the […]

Mother-daughter murder case Nab killer(s) by June 2 : PAC to Govt

IMPHAL, May 31: Demanding arrest of culprit(s) involved in the brutal murder of Soram Lakhipyari and her pregnant daughter Monika of Uripok Bachaspati Leikai in Imphal West by June 2, the People’s Action Committee formed against the murder and incensed locals tried to storm the Chief Minister’s bungalow today. Lakhipyari and Monika who was eight […]

2 from State (Gen) make cut in CS exams

NEW DELHI, May 31 :At least two candidates (Gen category) from Manipur made it to the list of successful candidates for the civil service, the exams for which was conducted by the Union Public Service Commission. Altogether 1099 candidates were okayed for appointment in various services. The two candidates from Manipur who made it are […]

2 from State (Gen) make cut in CS exams

NEW DELHI, May 31 :At least two candidates (Gen category) from Manipur made it to the list of successful candidates for the civil service, the exams for which was conducted by the Union Public Service Commission. Altogether 1099 candidates were okayed for appointment in various services. The two candidates from Manipur who made it are […]

‘No helmet, no petrol’ flunks on day one

IMPHAL | May 28: Petrol pumps of the state started implementing ‘No helmet, no petrol’ system from today following an order passed by the state government on May 24. The rule was implemented for safety of two wheeler users, as wearing helmet reduces the chances of getting serious head injuries during a crash. Though the […]

In the Kingdom of Dying Ponies

Polo, the sport of kings, hails from the forgotten, violent state of Manipur, India. Can anyone save its endangered, fabled horses? IMPHAL, India – Fifteen seconds into the opening match of the 10th Manipur International Polo Tournament, after a long and feverish drumming performance, after the Manipur state chief minister had been properly honored with […]

AE, SO suspended for negligence

Imphal, Apr 27 (DIPR): A day after the accident at the work site of the drainage and sewerage at Yaiskul Chingakham Leirak leading to grievous injury of a person, the N Biren Singh led Government today suspended two PHE officials for negligence and dereliction of duty. n an order issued by Addl Chief Secretary (PHE) […]