Wednesday, 18 January 2017

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Governor Najma Heptullah lights up during the inaugural function of Saksham 2017

CHQ told to take specific steps

IMPHAL | Jan 17 High Court of Manipur has directed government authorities to convene immediately a meeting of combined headquarters (CHQ), which is chaired by the chief minister O Ibobi Singh to take decisions to get the blockade lifted. A full bench of.....

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Severe cold waves likely to continue 

IMPHAL | Jan 17 Manipur is enduring its worst Wakching month cold wave ever in recent times with the minimum temperature dipped below 6.2oC yesterday and a minimum temperature of 5oC has been forecasted for the next two days. In view of the extreme weat.....

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Judgement on Tulihal drug case deferred

IMPHAL | Jan 17 The NDPS special court has once again deferred the announcement of judgment in the infamous Tulihal Airport drug case allegedly involving the state Chief Minister’ nephew Okram Henry. The judgment has been kept on reserve by the court si.....

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Gaidon, Stephen remanded     to further police custody

IMPHAL | Jan 17 The United Naga Council (UNC) president, Gaidon Kamei and publicity and information secretary, Shangkhil Stephen were remanded to police custody for five more days by Chief Judicial Magistrate, Imphal East, A Noutuneshori Devi. They were.....

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Police launch NSCN flush out operation

IMPHAL | Jan 17 Police commandos yesterday conducted a search operation at Khumji Part-II village of Noney district, near the site of Thursday’s attack on a civilian car allegedly by NSCN-IM militants. About ten militants suspected to be cadres of the N.....

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Attempts on to restore peace  at Nungei area

IMPHAL | Jan 17 The Khwai Nungseng Sintha Lup (KHNSI) is organising a peace convention on January 19 with the aim of bringing normalcy and communal harmony in Nungei area of Lilong, as villagers who fled their village are still lodged in the relief camp .....

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Maoist slams state govt for partiality

IMPHAL | Jan 17 Maoist Communist Party-Manipur (MCPM) accused the Congress government led by O Ibobi Singh of harassing people in the valley while giving a “free hand” to NSCN (IM) in the hills. The party also blamed the state home minister for state go.....

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Rs 50 cr in old notes deposited in UBI Tamenglong

By Daniel Kamei TAMENGLONG | Jan 17 After demonetization of Rs. 1000 and Rs. 500 notes in India people of Tamenglong has deposited more than Rs. 50 crores in the lone United Bank of India Tamenglong Branch. Revealing this to IFP, manager of UBI Tamenglo.....

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Irregularities in PMGSY contract work

IMPHAL | Jan 17 In what appears to be a gross violation of norms, the Manipur State Rural Road Development Agency (MSRRDA) reportedly released 100 percent bill of road construction work under the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) Phase-VIII, despi.....

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Festive time in new Pherzawl district

CHURACHANDPUR | Jan 17 It is a festive season in Pherzawl, the newly inaugurated headquarters of the largest district of the state bifurcated from the erstwhile Churachandpur district. Yesterday, the district headquarters was swamped by local leaders an.....

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No structural defect, says MDS

IMPHAL | Jan 17 Manipur Development Society (MDS) authorities today denied structural damage to the secured office building located at AT Lines, Imphal. There was widespread panic among employees in the ‘secure’ office building as cracks began to appear.....

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Discussion on understanding conflict

IMPHAL | Jan 17 The discussion on ‘Understanding the conflict of Manipur’ jointly organised by North East Dialogue Forum, Social Youth Development and Youth’s Forum for Protestation was held today at Kakching Khunou community hall. The discussion was he.....

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Brief News 

NSCN(IM) seeks ZD Bon release

IMPHAL | Jan 17 The NSCN(IM) has asked security forces to adhere to the agreed ceasefire ground rules and unconditionally release of senior leader ZD Bon, Steering executive member at Bhalok/Phalong junction by the 14 Sikh Regiment under Tamei Batallion .....

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Trinamool ticket

IMPHAL| Jan 17 The Manipur Pradesh Trinamool Congress Committee has issued notification inviting intending candidates who are willing to contest the 11th state assembly election 2017 on Trinamool Congress Party ticket. The notification said, application.....

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Poll painting

IMPHAL | Jan 17 A painting competition will be jointly organised by Editor Guild Manipur, NCO- Gene, Contemporary Artist and Manipur and Office of the Chief Electoral Officer, Manipur on January 22 at Kangla Park, Imphal under the theme “Free Fair and Pe.....

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ATDUM condemns loot

IMPHAL | Jan 17 All Tribal Disables’ Union Manipur (ATDUM) has strongly condemned the physical assault, loot and inhuman treatment committed by unidentified goons claiming to be underground cadres towards the District Social Welfare Officers (DSWOs) of d.....

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Tousem students boycott ex-MLA Kikhonbou

IMPHAL| Jan 17 A group of Tousem based student bodies have boycotted ex-MLA of Tamei Z Kikhonbou Newmai who recently resigned from both Congress and the Manipur legislative assembly. A joint statement of Tousem HQ Student Union, All Zeme Students’ Union.....

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Alleged militant arrested

IMPHAL | Jan 17 Security forces have arrested an alleged cadre of Kanglei Yawol Kunna Lup (KYKL) during a counter insurgency operation conducted on January 15, 2017, said a statement issued by the PRO Manipur police. A team of Imphal West district polic.....

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Expiry goods at Jiribam

IMPHAL| Jan17 Jiribam Municipality Council (JMC) along with AMSU conducted a drive in Jiribam Bazar and detected sale of expired commodities. Municipal authorities closed down the shop owned by Suresh Roy, Kodom Tilla Jirighat, Cachar Assam who were sel.....

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KBCA condemns

KANGPOKPI | Jan 17 Kangpokpi Block Chiefs’ Association has strongly condemned Senapati DC over the alleged irregularity of MGNREGS scheme and urged him to release the 20 days MGNREGS wages and material component at the earliest today. According to the a.....

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State-level radio quiz

IMPHAL | Jan 17 All India Radio, Imphal will conduct the first state-level Radio Quiz final on January 18, 2017 at Dave Literature Centre, DM College Campus, Imphal At 11 am, said a release signed by the head of programme Dilip Mayengbam. It further said.....

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SHG awareness

IMPHAL | Jan 17 The Integrated Industrial Co-operative Society Limited conducted a one-day awareness and mobilization camp for formation of SHG under AHVY Scheme at the Multipurpose Community Hall, Kakching Mayai Leikai, Thoubal districy on January 14, s.....

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Singju festival

IMPHAL | Jan 17 The Singju Festival Committee under the supervision of Singju Yokhatpa Lup (SYOL) will organise Singju Festival 2017 along with other cultural programmes for 12 days from January 28 to February 8 at MMRC and Unity Park, Khangabok, Thoubal.....

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