Monday, 30 May 2016

Headlines 

Striking students being herded into police van.

Fasting students shifted to RIMS

ILPS activists to storm CM Bungalow today IMPHAL, May 29: Twenty-five students who were on a hunger strike at Keishampat Leimajam Leikai Community Hall demanding the unconditional release of students’ leaders arrested during pro-ILP agitations have been .....

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Woman hurt as truck hits four vehicles successively

IMPHAL, May 29: In a scary road mishap, a water tanker hit four vehicles successively injuring a woman vendor at Lamlong Keithel in Imphal East district today around 2.40 pm. The injured woman has been identified as Moirangthem Thoibi Devi, 50 wife of He.....

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Follow in footsteps of people of Assam to teach corrupt Congress a lesson: Himanta

IMPHAL, May 29: After playing a major role in carving BJP’s landslide victory in the Assam Assembly elections, for which he was rewarded with the post of minister for finance and education, Himanta Biswa Sarma has called upon the people of Manipur to foll.....

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Bank official insists he is the victim

IMPHAL, May 29: The State Bank of India official who was implicated in the news carried in today’s issue of the Imphal Free Press (May 29) regarding a complaint of harassment by a customer of the bank, Atom Nelli Devi, clarified on the sorry episode sayin.....

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‘Rape victim has final say on giving birth’

IMPHAL, May 29: A rape victim has the right to deliver a child conceived through rape, according to Justice N Kotiswar of High Court of Manipur. If a rape victim is impregnated, the pregnancy cannot be terminated without her consent and even after the bi.....

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AMWJU flays NIA’s summon to editors

IMPHAL, May 29: Taking strong exception to the summon served by investigation agencies including National Investigation Agency (NIA) to editors of local dailies for publishing the news along with photos of the May 22 Chandel ambush, All Manipur Working Jo.....

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Stage set for June 18 observation

IMPHAL, May 29: United Committee Manipur (UCM) and All Manipur United Clubs' Organisation (AMUCO) have geared up activities for observation of the 15th anniversary of The Great June Uprising, Unity Day 2016 on June 18 at Kekrupat. The organising committe.....

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Kok Sam Lai for IT revolution

IMPHA, May 29: The Kok Sam Lai Solution Private Limited, an IT company which made a modest beginning from a room with an ambition of bringing IT revolution in the state, inaugurated its new office building at Thangmeiband, near THAU Ground today. Genera.....

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In the midst of violence, let us not hinder education environment – COHSEM Secretary

IMPHAL, May: In comparison to other states of the nation, Manipur is quite a small state but has potential to excel in many fields, said Secretary Council of Higher Secondary Education, Manipur Dr Maisnam Bidyasagar. He was speaking as the chief guest at.....

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Brief News 

Bomb found

IMPHAL, May 29: A hand grenade was found planted by unknown persons at the residence of retired Assistant Registrar Cooperative Khwairakpam Chaoba Singh at Sekmai Khunou under Sekmai Police Station, Imphal West district yesterday around 6.30 pm. On recei.....

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Deceased identified

IMPHAL, May 29: Identity of the man who was thrashed to death by a mob for sneaking into a house to steal at Thangmaiband Yumnam Leikai on May 17 has been established. He has been identified as KS Wungathing, 42 son of KS Vamgai of Shokvao village in Ukh.....

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MP’s mother passes away

IMPHAL, May 29: Member of Inner Manipur Parliamentary Constituency Dr T Meinya’s mother Maipakpi has expired on May 26. She was 94 years old, conveyed Directorate of Information & Public Relations (DIPR). At the time of the expiry, Dr Meinya was attendin.....

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UG cadre held

IMPHAL, May 29: Troops of Veng Battalion under the aegis of Red Shield Division apprehended one KYKL cadre from Phougakchau Leikai, Churachandpur, according to a release of PIB Defence. Based on a specific input regarding the presence of suspected perso.....

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Sit-in staged

BISHNUPUR, May 29: Registering strong protest against the failure of the Congress government in the State to take up developmental works in Kumbi constituency in Bishnupur district, a sit-in-protest was staged at Kumbi Bazar today. The protest demonstrat.....

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Local clubs issue NFSA cards

IMPHAL, May 29: Following unnecessary delay in distribution of National Food Security Act 2013 beneficiary priority household cards in Thangmeiband Assembly constituency, local clubs had intervened and hand over the cards to the beneficiaries under the gu.....

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Emancipation Day

BISHNUPUR, May 29: Like in other parts of the country, the 27th Students’ Emancipation Day 2016 was observed by All Manipur Students’ Union (AMSU) Bishnupur District Committee at Moirang Multipurpose Higher Secondary yesterday. The observance was attende.....

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Sit-in protest held

IMPHAL, May 29: Women folks of Yumnam Leikai today staged a sit-in protest against the arrest of five volunteers of Kangleipak Students Association (KSA) by police and demanded their unconditional release within 24 hours. Speaking to media persons at the.....

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