Unqualified Pharmacists Cram Imphal

IMPHAL, Apr 16: Many pharmacies are being run without requisite qualifications of having completed Diploma in Pharmacy or Bachelor in Pharmacy. An official source in the Directorate of Health Services said that under the Pharmacy Act 1948, pharmacies should be opened under supervisors who have completed either D Pharm or B Pharm. But in many pharmacies, there are no qualified supervisors often leading...

Mobile Soil Testing Kits Distributed

Mobile soil testing kits being handed over to a farmer. Image Credit: Sangai Photo IMPHAL, Apr 16: Along with the launching of Soil Health Management Campaign, Department of Agriculture has provided mobile soil testing kits to farmers at a function held today at the Irawat Memorial Hall in Challou. As chief guest of the function Agriculture Minister Ph Parijat along with functional president Commissioner...

BRIEF NEWS: April 14, 2011

AMWJU election IMPHAL, Apr 13 : In connection with the election of All Manipur Working Journalists’ Union (AMWJU) scheduled to be held May 1, two candidates have filed their nominations to con-test for the post of president  while 10 other for the post of the Standing Committee members. According to a notification issued by the returning officer AK Sanaton, two candidates who have submitted their...

BRIEF NEWS: April 06, 2011

JAC suspends agitation IMPHAL, Apr 5: Following assurance for an Army Court of Enquiry into the firing by some AR personnel leading to the death of a woman at Thoubal, the JAC formed against the killing has suspended its agitation. During a meeting between the JAC representatives and Chief Minister O Ibobi yesterday, the JAC leaders were assured by the IG AR (South) that an Army Court of Enquiry would...

BRIEF NEWS: February 23, 2011

COTA Stir On IMPHAL, Feb 22: Two hundred teachers from Chandel and Imphal East have carried forward the fast unto death agitation being spear-headed by Council of Teachers’ Association over the demand for implementation of Central 6th Pay in toto, from today. Co-convenor of COTA M Joykumar has informed that just like 200 teachers from Chandel and Imphal East joining in the fast from today, mass participation...