Solar Light Sheds Light Of Progress To Hamlets Where Power Is A Myth

IMPHAL, Nov 15: Never before they have witnessed such brightness in their home after sunset. Never before have they enjoyed the varied and multiple utilities of electricity. Virtually, these villages located in the remote corner along the State’s border with Nagaland have been caught in a time warp, away from the eyes and ears of the Government. Just like many other villages located in interior...

Fuel Fiasco: With No Accountability, Blame Game On TDC Blames IOC And Depot Managers

IMPHAL, Nov 15 : While blaming depot managers and the IOC for the continued scarcity of petroleum products in the State, the Transporters and Drivers Council has appealed to the BRO to expedite repairing/development work of NH-53 and make the highway traffic worthy before the onset of next rainy season. Speaking to media persons at their MG Avenue office here today, TDC president H Ranjit reminded...

Fuel Shortage: Blame Game On As Dealers Lay Blame On Government’s Door

IMPHAL, Oct 18 : Instead of taking up some concrete measures to address the problem of shortage of petroleum products, the State Government has been unnecessarily interfering in the distribution of whatever quantities are brought in to the State, alleged the SK Oil Dealers’ Association. Speaking to media persons at Hotel Imphal here this afternoon, the association claimed that the problem of...

Small But Significant Gestures To Siroy Lily And Its Abode

UKHRUL Oct 15: Giving a boost to development of Shirui Peak, the abode of the world-famed Siroy Lily, the State flower of Manipur, as a tourist spot, a water reservoir has been constructed in the middle of the majestic Peak recently. Meant mainly for the visitors, the water supply scheme/water reservoir has been constructed under Border Area Development Program (BADP) of 2009- 2010 at an estimated...

Bland Joke From SPF: Fuel Black Market To Be Checked!

IMPHAL, Oct 16: Though it may be late, the State Govt has finally initiated certain measures to check sale of petroleum products in black markets in view of the continued shortage of these commodities. The Consumer  Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Commissioner  sent a written instruction to the DCs and the SPs concerned on October 14 directing them to check black marketing of petroleum products. These...