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Border Fencing Upsets Village Life In Moreh

The international border fencing that demarcates boundaries of India and Myanmar. Image Credit: Sangai Photo MOREH, May 9 : With the border fencing now completed up to Border Pillar No 79 near Moreh Ward No 5, Muslim Basti, traditional lifestyle of many villages located along the Myanmar border have... 

Student Bodies, Teachers Plan Text Book Campaign

IMPHAL, May 9: Alleging that it is because of the connivance between the Board of Secondary Education, Manipur (BSEM) and State authorities of Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) that text books are not available, leaders of four student bodies have announced that students and teachers from different schools... 

TNL Clarifies On Bandh

IMPHAL, May 9: The 24 hours total bandh called by TCC on May 5 was as per the directive of the Tangkhul Naga Long (TNL). Moreover, all the Tangkhul frontal organizations are also represented in the TCC, said a press release issued by TNL general secretary K Dickson. Reacting to a press statement in which... 

Chandel Bodies Reject Appointment, Warn

IMPHAL, May 9: Civil organizations based in Chandel district have warned of strong agitation if a woman candidate, who had never appeared in the interview conducted on April 25 for recruitment of DOT supervisors under the Health Department but given selection by the selection committee is posted in the... 

Neglected By Govt, Philanthropist Decides To Chip In Road Repairing

LAMKA, May 9: In a public discussion on development held at Sangaikot block headquarters, a special class contractor has promised to repair the 25-km long Lamka-Sugnu road. The daring announcement was made by one Ginsuanhau alias GS Haupu in the meeting. He promised to scatter stone chips and sand before... 

Traders’ Meet

IMPHAL, May 9: Construction work for setting up of the Integrated Check Post at Moreh, aimed at boosting Indo-Myanmar Border Trade, would be taken up within six months, announced Principal Secretary (Commerce & Industries) O Nabakishore. Speaking at an ‘importer-exporter’ meet organized... 

NH-53: Baudi Opposes PWD Takeover

IMPHAL, May 9: The Zeliangrong Baudi, Assam, Manipur and Nagaland (ZB-AMN) said today that it will oppose tooth and nail attempts by Congress-led Secular Progressive Front (SPF) government to hand over works on the National Highway 53 to State Public Works department (PWD) from Border Road Organization... 

Widows In Chandel Highly Vulnerable To Exploitations

IMPHAL, May 9: Contrary to association with central security forces drawing cynicism from certain quarters for some women in distress consumer goods available at Canteen Supply Duty (CSD) units of various security stations is an opportunity to tide over inconveniences faced in the struggle for survival. While... 

Four Killed In Mishaps

IMPHAL, May 9: Four persons, including two sisters have been killed in different cases of motor accidents that took place today. Two people died in two separate road mishaps this morning with same number claimed in an evening mishap. In the first incident, an individual riding Honda Activa scooter died... 
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Security Beefed Up Ahead Of Home Minister’s Visit

IMPHAL, May 9: Beefing up security measures ahead of Union Home Minister P Chidambaram’s visit to the State, security forces have conducted search operations in different suspected areas today. The security team led by Imphal West DSP Ibomcha conducted search operations in different areas where the... 

BRIEF NEWS: May 10, 2011

School sports meet opens IMPHAL, May 9: The 21st inter house annual sports meet of Azad English School, Meitram kick started from today. Imphal West Zilla Parishad Adhakshya Soibam Subhash Chandra Singh, School Governing Body Chairman Loitongbam Janmenjoy Singh, Lamjaotongba GP Pradhan Sumanta Singh,... 

14 Bishops Grace North East India Easter Meet In Rome

Some participants of Northeast India Rome meet, 8 May 2011. ROME, May 9: Fourteen bishops of northeast India on their ad limina (five yearly) visit to meet with the Pope, graced the Easter gathering of northeast India people studying or working in Rome, 8 May. The participants joined bishops in extending...