Made In Manipur, Serving In Other Places

Speak of territorial integrity of Sanaleipak, every thinking soul will be ready to preserve, promote and belong to this beautiful 22,327 sq.km piece of land. The wonderful climate with varied colorful customs and culture add to the glory of Manipur which is second to none. We not only lead in drugs, arms but also in sports. In the recent years even fashion industry has picked up momentum. Perhaps ‘Beauty...

BRIEF NEWS: May 24, 2011

Meeting held IMPHAL, May 23: A meeting of the High Powered Committee constituted under the Manipur Public Servant Personnel Liability Act with Chief Secretary as the chairman today has discussed issues related to appointment in Board of Secondary Education, Manipur and DRDAs without the approval of the Government. However, no definite decision has been taken over these issues. ——————————————— NCPCR...

BRIEF NEWS: May 22, 2011

NSCN (I-M) cadres IMPHAL, May 21: The five NSCN (IM) cadres arrested by troops of 5 Assam Rifles from Senapati have been reportedly handed over to leaders of social organizations yesterday late in the evening. According to a source, troops of 5 Assam Rifles arrested the five NSCN (IM) cadres from Monday Market area of Senapati district, which is not covered by the ceasefire agreement signed between...

BRIEF NEWS: May 21, 2011

Student bodies fix June 15 deadline IMPHAL, May 20: Four prominent student bodies have warned that intense agitation will be initiated if the assurance given by Education Minister DD Thaisii of making available of text books is not materialized within June 15. In a joint press conference held at KSA office, leaders of AMSU, DESAM, KSA and MSF said, the assurance was made by the Minister in a meeting...

BRIEF NEWS: May 16, 2011

Training program concludes on optimistic note IMPHAL, May 15: The State level training program of field investigators on documentation of local health traditions concluded at Manipur University today. The program was organized by Centre of Advanced Studies in Life Science of Manipur University in collaboration with Centre for Local Health Traditions, Institute of Ayurveda and Integrative Medicine,...

BRIEF NEWS: May 15, 2011

Locals banish incestuous couple IMPHAL, May 14: A case of incestuous relation, 53- year old man, who is related as a grandfather, has reportedly gone hiding along with a 33-year maiden. Denouncing such relationship, which is considered to be against social mores, the local residents have decided to banish the couple from the locality. According to information received by the press, 53-year old Oinam...

BRIEF NEWS: May 09, 2011

State celebrates Mother’s Day Rajya Sabha MP Rishang Keishing conferring Mother of the Year title to Rawonla Muivah of Dewlahlane. Image Credit: Sangai Photo IMPHAL, May 8: Like in other parts of the world Mother’s Day was celebrated today with Manipur Baptist Convention Centre Church hosting the event where the Mother of the Year honor was conferred to 77-year old Rawonla Muivah w/o of...

BRIEF NEWS: May 08, 2011

Road mishap claims couple IMPHAL, May 7: A couple has been killed in a fatal road mishap that occurred at Utlou along Imphal–Churachandpurroad at about 8 am today. The couple was travelling in an auto-rickshaw when the auto-rickshaw was rammed by a Tata Winger passenger van(MN-05C/0254). Five others including a child sustained injuries. A police source informed that one tire of the Winger...

BRIEF NEWS: May 05, 2011

Dupester handed over to cops IMPHAL, May 4: Personnel of Imphal police station have reportedly taken into custody an individual on the charge of duping passengers by posing as conductor of Inter-State passenger service operator. The accused person identified as one Md Liyauddin (20) of Sangaiyumpham Cherapur but presently a resident of Hatta was apprehended by the police personnel from North AOC area...

BRIEF NEWS: April 29, 2011

No let up, NIA continues raid IMPHAL, Apr 28: After raiding Lamyanba Pakhang publications yesterday, the NIA (National Investigation Agency) team raided two private residences at Wangkhei today. A reliable source informed that the house located near Eastern Ground belongs to one Yumlembam Brajabidhu. Notably, the NIA team after raiding Lamyanba Pakhang seized some documents and a hard disk of the main...

BRIEF NEWS: April 28, 2011

Kakching protests IMPHAL, Apr 27: Police swung into action today to disperse a sit-in- protest at Kakching Bazar and foil an attempt to take out a rally in protest against holding the training program of the Congress party on flagship programs for Chandel district at Khangshim village, which the protestors claim to be a part of Thoubal district. Since early morning today, all the shops in Kakching...

BRIEF NEWS: April 26, 2011

Memorandum submitted to CM IMPHAL, Apr 25: District Level Co-ordinating Team (DCT) Federation, Tamenglong district submitted a memorandum to Chief Minister O Ibobi Singh. The memorandum said that the present Executive Director of District Rural Development Agency (DRDA) under the chairmanship of Autonomous District Councils had committed a gross mistake by accepting the new proposal of Village Development...

BRIEF NEWS: April 25, 2011

Clarification IMPHAL, Apr 24: Apropos to the news item under the caption, ‘Tamenglong Court inauguration,’ which appeared in the April 24 issue of this paper, it is hereby clarified that the Chief Justice of the Gauhati High Court and his entourage stopped at Noney for a tea break and to refresh themselves after the long journey, which was hosted by the district administration and not as published....