Monday, March 27th, 2017


21 die in separate road mishaps

At least twenty one persons including women died and nine others injured in four road accidents today. The first accident took place near a bridge between Makhan Tibo and Chakhumai area of Senapati district along the Imphal-Dimapur road at around 3: 30 this morning. In the accident an Imphal bound tourist bus bearing registration number MN01 4 A9503 feel into a gorge by the Makhan village. In the accident 11 persons died. The second accident took place along the other National Highway which connects Imphal and Jiribam. A passenger TataRead More

Farmers’ Fair underway

Deputy chief minister Yumnam Joykumar Singh today launched a two-day Farmers’ Fair cum Exhibition at ICAR complex, Lamphelpat which was organized by ICAR-KVKs of Chandel, Churachandpur, Imphal West, Tamenglong and Ukhrul in collaboration with ICAR-RC for NEH Region, Manipur Centre under the sponsorship of TSP, ICAR-RC for NEH Region, Umiam, Meghalaya. Y. Joykumar stressed the need to make agriculture an organized sector through participatory approach and highlighted that majority of the population is dependent on agriculture and allied activities for livelihood sustenance. He emphasized the need to promote agro-based industriesRead More

Craft Exhibition brings artisans together

With the aim to encourage the weaver and craft loving artisans of Manipur, The Manipur Apex Handloom Weavers and Handicrafts Artisans C.S. Ltd. (AWAS), Imphal, has put up a 6 days Craft Exhibition today under the sponsorship of the office of the development commissioner (handicrafts), ministry of textiles, Government of India. Around 30 artisans displayed their wide range of handloom and handicraft products and drew the attention of the promoters and to woo buyers. At the inaugural function of the exhibition held at the Trade Centre Porompat, Imphal East project managerRead More

Assam rifles present lamps

The 23 Assam Rifles of 9 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South) donated ten solar lights, 100 solar lanterns (one for each household) & 500 Solar lamps providing succour to villagers. The locals of remote village of Longdi Pabram had a day to be remembered for a long time when on 27 March 2017, Brig RK Singh Dy IGAR (South) and Col DPK Pillai, SC visited the village. Col DPK Pillai, SC shares an unique relation with the locals and is called “Pillai Pamei” by theRead More

Luwangpokpa Trophy 2017

Cyclone Thangmeiband posted 2 runs victory over SCCC Singjamei to makes their semi final berth in the 1st MCA T-20 Luwangpokpa Trophy 2017 played at Luwangpokpa Cricket Stadium. Cyclone Thangmeiband batting first scored 98 runs for 8 wicket from 20 over with Akshaykumar making 33 runs while Roland got 11 runs. SCCC Singjamei bowler Sajnani, Pranjit, Kishan, Sana and Sandeep fetch a wicket each. In reply, SCCC Singjamei just fell short by 2 runs as they bundled out for 96 runs for 9 wicket from 20 over. Kishan hard foughtRead More

State Open Football Tournament 2017

Youth Development Organisation, Lamdong moves into the semi final beating UPSA Pukhao by 4-3 goals during penalty shootout in the 7th Saheed Manoranjan Singh Memorial State Open Football Tournament 2017 played at Khuman Lampak Main Stadium. Both team had a struggling time and the regulation hour render goaless and the outcome of the game had to be decided by kick from penalty mark. In the subsequent kicks, Youth Devlopment Organisation scored four goals trough Kh.Bishorjit, K.Kiran, M.Ibomcha and N.Olen while for UPSA Pukhao, three players find the mark with Nilachandra,Read More

Governor’s Cup Invitation Polo Tournament 2017

Idudhou Thangjing Polo Club rode away with the champion title beating Manipur Police Sports Club(B) by 5-4 goals in the 27th Governor’s Cup Invitation Polo Tournament 2017 played at Mapal Kangjeibung. The match proved to be an exciting match as both team rubbed shoulders to the last chukker of the game with the presence of veteran rider M.Manihar, proved lucky as he chipped in with the winning goal. The first chukker were evenly matched with T.Pradeepkumar opening the goal account however Ibudhou Thangjing replied postively with P.Ojit fetching the equaliser.Read More

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