Wednesday, February 1st, 2017


People recall Ima Kombi

People paid tribute to women activist Ima Kombi on her 13th death anniversary organised by Poirei Leimarol Meira Paibi Apunba Manipur (PLMPAM) today. The observation that recalled the contribution of the social leader was held at her memorial site at Lamphel Sanakeithel. With floral tribute to the portrait of Late Ima Kombi, members of Poirei Leimarol, various civil society organizations, women from different part of the state attended the observation function. General Secretary of Poirei Leimarol, Th. Apabi addressed the gathering on the notable contributions of Ima Kombi how sheRead More

Former Congress secretary joins BJP

Jyotin Waikhom, former secretary of Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee who had contested in the last three consecutive assembly elections today resigned from the Congress and joined the BJP. Jyotin was received in grandeur with his supporters at the BJP office in Imphal. He said he had been discriminated despite of the sacrifice for the Congress and he had been sidelined as he was ruined. Th. Chaoba, convenor the BJP Ticket Committee said there will a change and appointments of various posts in the government department will not bring any changeRead More

High Court orders over blockade

Manipur High Court has again given directives to the central and the state authorities to carry out the directives given by the court for smooth passage of essential goods carriers. Following the failure to carry out the courts order to open the blockade along the National Highways in Manipur, the court has again given directives to the secretaries of ministry of defence, ministry of road transport and highways, ministry of home affairs as well as the secretary of state’s consumer affairs, food and public distribution to carry out the directivesRead More


Khurai Polo Club moves into the quarter final beating Meiraba Polo Club, Thangmeiband by 9-0 goals in the 32nd N.Hazari & Dr.N.Tombi State Level Polo Tournament 2017 played at Mapal Kangjeibung. Khurai Polo Club dominated the proceddings, striking at will with Th.Basanta scoring a hattrick while L.Thomson, T.Roshan fetch two goals each, O.Rozer and S.Selungba for the huge win, enroute to the quarter final. In the other matches, Chingkhei Hunba Polo Club gallops with 6-2 goals over KMM Riding School. M.Babloo, S.Bronson and O.Paikhomba fetch two goals each. As forRead More


Posterior Hockey Academy Manipur thrashed Youth Club cum Information Centre, Kontha Ahallup by 9-0 goals in the senior women Manipur Hockey League 2017 played at Khuman Lampak Hockey Stadium. The Posterior Hockey rise on the ocassion and dominated the proceddings with Silvia Devi along with L.Puspa Devi and W.Mandakini struck two goals each while Kh.Shileima, Th.Bidyarani and S.Ibeni Devi chip in with a goal each for the huge win today. In another match of the men category, Social Youth Union Club, Uchekon Khunou beat South Eastern Youth Organisation by aRead More


The Election Commission (EC) officials so far have seized Rs 6, 95,000 against the violation of the election model code of conduct said the chief election officer Vivek Kumar Dewangan yesterday. Vivek Kumar informed the media persons at the conference hall, old secretariat, officials received a complaint of GI sheets distribution to residents of four localities under Kshetrigao Assembly Constituency related to attract voters. Following the complaint, officials seized all the GI sheets as it was clear violation of the model code of conduct. The CEO Manipur said following aRead More