Tuesday, September 26th, 2017



Imphal, September 26, 2017 : Chief Minister N. Biren Singh today met Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari regarding the improvement of road connectivity in Manipur. The Union Minister agreed to release some funds immediately for repair of flood damaged National Highways in the State. He assured that he would come for Bhumi Pujah for Imphal-Moreh National Highway once the land acquisition is finished. During the meeting, Nitin Gadkari also agreed in principle to declare the Singhat-Behiang Road as National Highway and Behiang would be developed asRead More


Delhi/Imphal September 26, 2017 (DIPR): Labour & Employment Minister Shri Thokchom Radheshyam Singh attended the launching of the web portal PENCIL – Platform for Effective Enforcement for No Child Labour – to fight against child labour at the National Conference on Child Labour. The PENCIL web portal was launched and Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) on Child and Adolescent Labour was released by the Hon’ble Home Minister, Government of India, Shri Rajnath Singh at the National Conference on Child Labour held at Pravasi Bhartiya Kendra, Chanakya Puri, New Delhi, today. DevelopedRead More

MLA Joykishan and journalist team hand out support to ailing Journalist

Pothashang News Service Imphal, September 26: MLA Khumukcham Joykishan and a team of journalist today met ailing journalist Puyam Romeshwar of Khongman Mayai Leikai, who is serving the people as reporter at Hueiyen Lanpao daily. Joykishan hearing the news of the ailing journalist went to his home to see his conditions and prayed for his return to normalcy. Later a journalist team too visited him. Romeshwar was taken to Shija Hospital and Research Institute, Lamphel on Sunday as he was continuously bleeding through his tooth gums. After giving medical treatment through outRead More

AMIK invites all on Manipur Matam Ishei Numit

Pothashang News Service Imphal, September 16: All Manipur Matam Ishei Kanglup has invited all communities in the state to take part in the Matam Ishei Numit on Irabot Day, September 30 at Maharaj Chandrakirti Auditorium hall, Hafta Kangjeibung, Imphal. The event will showcase entertainment music composed in different themes of about 10-15 minutes each. There will be programmes by different communities and “Best of AMIK” award winners will present songs. A discussion on the value of the lyrics of renowned lyricist Khuraijam Phulendra will be a part of the day. The eventRead More


Pothashang News Service Imphal, September 26: A two day national seminar on “Democracy; Social Political exclusion in Tribal areas of North East India” was organised today by the department of political science, Indira Gandhi National Tribal University, Regional Campus Manipur, sponsored by the North-eastern Council, Shillong. Professor Adya Prasad Pandey, vice-chancellor, Manipur University, Dr. Ringkahao Horam, associate Professor, department of political science, modern college, Imphal, Dr. Ngalengnam, head of department of political Science and human rights, IGNTU-RC, Manipur, Prof.  Amjeevam Singh Thakur, Director, IGNTU RCM, were present as presidium members. AdyaRead More

Chandel bandh cuts off Imphal Moreh connectivity

Pothashang News Service Imphal, September 26: Imphal-Moreh road has been cut off, brought down trade volume with the 48 hours Chandel district Bandh imposed by the Naga Chiefs Association (NCA) and Kuki Chiefs Association (KCA) of Chandel district since yeatrdaymidnight. The bandh has brought down trade volume. Bandh supporters came out and blocked the Imphal- Moreh road at Thamnapokpi area of Chandel, which is between Imphal and Tengnoupal. The bandh was imposed in protest against against the alleged misappropriation of MGNREGS wages for the first phase of the year 2016-17 byRead More

46 picked up in combing operations

Pothashang News Service Imphal, September 26: Atleast 46 persons including 10 women were picked up by state police in a cordoned and search operation conducted at three locations of  Mantripukhri in Imphal East. The search operation was conducted under the command of Wungpam Kasar ASP(LO/OPS), Robinsun Khamnam DSP-CDO, RK.Saklemba DSP (Ops), L.Deben-DSP CDO-1, Roni Mayengbam  (DSP Car), Shankerjit SDPO(PRT), Bishorjit SDPO(LLI) , Lunthang Vaiphei OC-CDO/IE , OC-PRT-Ps, OC-HNG-Ps and RI/IE and OC-Women police station  at the following three at Muslim colony of mantripukhri, Mother teresa area & Mercy land GaliRead More

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