Tuesday, January 24th, 2017


Ibobi challenges BJP

Chief Minister, Okram Ibobi Singh today taunted the BJP to publicise the details in the framework agreement signed with the NSCN-IM, if BJP sincerely cares for the interest of the people as it declared. Ibobi asked the BJP to stop playing blame game and instead work together in resolving the economic blockade issue in the interest of the people. He alleged BJP for remaining impervious to the plight of the people of Manipur. “Immediately after the blockade was imposed, I and deputy chief minister, went to Delhi and met theRead More

Fresh attack to carriers

Fresh bullet attack to the goods carriers along the National Highway 37 this morning hit one oil loaded truck ferrying towards Imphal. While the people of the state are struggling with the woes of indefinite economic blockade called by United Naga Council who is said to the frontal organisation of the NSCN-IM, the transporters who are serving the state supplying essential items are facing troubles that would take their lives. Today’s bullet attack took place at Awangkhul under Noney police at Tamenglong side suspected to have fired by cadres ofRead More

Four state policemen to be conferred Gallantry award

Four policemen from Manipur have been listed among 100 who were selected for police medals for Gallantry award to be conferred by the President of India on the Republic Day celebration in Delhi. Inspector P. Sanjoy Singh, Jemadar L. Bikramjit Singh, Sub-Inspector M. Robindro Singh and Havildar A. Shanti Singh were in the list of selected policemen for the award. Among the Gallantry award winners 31 are from Jammu and Kashmir, 12 are from Andra Pradesh, eight from Jharkhand, seven each from Chhattisgarh and Uttar Pradesh, four from Assam, threeRead More

Differently abled people vex over rejection

Physically challenged persons have shown strong discontentment over the rejection of their request to participate the March Past parade of the republic day celebration The Disabled Development Association in a press statement released said as the differently abled persons want to overcome the stigma approached the director of the Social Welfare Department and seek to make necessary arrangement to enlist them among the contingents of the state republic day celebration parade. The disabled bodied representatives waited till one our ahead of the full rehearsal of the parade and they wereRead More

Security measures continue

With the approaching of the country’s republic day celebration the state security force has been on its heels to prevent from any unwanted incident by conducting search operations in Imphal districts. The CDO/IW today conducted a cordon and search operation at Keisamthong Laishom Leirak area in Imphal West district. The CASO started at 6 am that continued till 7: 10 am. A total of around 300 persons were verified in the operation. No person was picked up. In another move of the state police the Porompat police team conducted aRead More

Manipur Hockey League

South Eastern Youth Organisation beat Khongman Students Club by 5-2 goals in the senior mens Manipur Hockey League 2017 played at Khuman Lampak Hockey Stadium. Khongman Students Club had a positive start with Kiran Singh striking the opening goal in the 1 minute of play for the lead. However South Eastern team surge up with G. Denku Sharma fetching the equaliser in the 8 minute. Later M. Premchand consolidates for South Eastern team as he slammed home in the 11 minute for the lead. Giving a tough fight, Khongman StudentsRead More