Wednesday, November 15th, 2017



Imphal, November 15 (DIPR): In line with the State Government’s popular slogan, ‘Go to the Hills’, a State Cabinet meeting was held at Tamenglong district headquarters today. Tamenglong became the third hill district which hosted a Cabinet meeting after Churachandpur and Chandel. The State Cabinet meeting held at Multipurpose Hall, DC Office Complex with Chief Minister N. Biren in the chair, approved the revision of existing terms and conditions of the Advocate General of Manipur. The revision was necessitated as the existing terms and conditions which were fixed about sevenRead More

Biren announces Rs 325 Crore special package for Tamenglong

Pothashang News Service Imphal, November 15: Chief minister Nongthombam Biren Singh today announced a special package of Rs 325 crore for Tamenglong district during his visit at Tamenglong. He inaugurated a 50 bedded Tamenglong district hospital, laid foundation stones for construction Rani Gaidinlui market Shed, FCI godown and Transit accommodation centre. Large number of people received the chief minister during his visit. He made his visit at this hill district after he visited Churchandpur, Ukhrul, Chandel and Senapati as he took over the chief minister’s office. Biren Singh appealed theRead More

1 militant killed in encounter between Sajik Tampak and Chamol

Pothashang News Service Imphal, November 15: One militant suspected to be PLA was killed while three others were injured and two AR jawans were injured in an encounter between security force and militants during a search operation between Sajik Tampak and Chamol near the Indo-Myanmar border, this morning. One of the injured AR jawan was said to be in critical condition, said sources. The 4 AR launched multiple operation to track down and neutralize the militants after the paramilitary force receive specific inputs of presence of heavily armed group attemptingRead More


Imphal, November 15, 2017 (DIPR): Hon’ble Governor of Manipur Dr. Najma Heptulla said that the land of Manipur is very fertile not only in biodiversity but for future development of the youths which is why she is totally involved with the young children and youths of the state.  She stated this while inaugurating the 2-Day National Conference on ‘Promoting Business Opportunities in North Eastern India and India’s Act East Policy’, to be held on 15th and 16th November, 2017, today, at the Centenary Hall of Manipur University organized by theRead More

Wrecked bridge leaves girl untraceable

Pothashang News Service Imphal, November 15: A girl student went untraceable after she fell down from the wrecked portion of the wooden hanging bridge that connects Heibong Makhong Loukok in Thoubal district. The student was identified as Reshma studying at class nursery II Al-Eden English High School located at Heibong. She is the daughter of Md Abdul Noor from Bangoon Mamang Loukok. Reshma fell down through the hollow part of the wrecked wooden bridge while she was going to her school.

Army celebrate Children Day; 64 students selected in the army

Pothashang News Service Imphal, November 15: Celebrating the Children’s day the Khuga Battalion of Indian Army yesterday organised a painting competition at Rayburn High School on occasion of birthday of Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru. A total of 580 students participated in the competition. The event was organised with an aim to reach out to the children residing in the remote and far-flung areas and increase awareness and nurture sense of bonding with the nation & its cultural heritage.  The celebrations commenced with an educative lectures about the Children’s Day andRead More


Pothashang News Service Imphal, November 15:  Youth from Maniur to join the in Indian defence services in various grades and sections. Army TES. 12th class passed boys having above 83 % in PCM can apply. Last date of application is November 20. For details log on to Navy B Tech entry. 12th passed boys with above 70 % in PCM and above 15 marks in JEE Mains. Last date of application is November 25. Combined defence Services. Boys and girls in final year or completed graduation can apply.Read More