Thursday, January 4th, 2018


Hottest chilly “Kishor’s Fire Ball” created

Pothashang News Service Imphal, January 4, 2018: Manipur scientist Rajkumar Kishor has introduced “Kishor’s Fire Ball” that would be the hottest chilli in India. The chilli was produced by crossbreeding two local’s hottest chillies, Mashingkha (Capsicum frutescens) and Umorok (Capsicum chinense). The new chilli is named under Rajkumar Kishor, managing director and chief scientist of Kwaklei and Khonggunmelei Orchids Pvt. Ltd. Kishor said Mashingkha has an average pungency of 107200 SHU (Scoville Heat Unit) with 0.67% of capsicum content while Umorok has 280000 SHU with 1.75% of capsicum content. ButRead More


Imphal, January 4, 2017 (DIPR): The State Cabinet has approved re-designation of the State Vigilance Department as the Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Department. Accordingly, the new Department, which will now have an Anti-Corruption Bureau, will function directly under the administrative control of the Chief Secretary cum Vigilance Commissioner with single file system. The landmark decision towards checking the menace of corruption was taken in a Cabinet meeting held at Chief Minister’s Secretariat with Chief Minister Shri N. Biren Singh in the chair today. The office of SP (Vigilance and Anti-corruption) will nowRead More

Rapist shot dead

Pothashang News Service Imphal, January 4, 2018: A rape accused was shot dead by unknown armed persons while he was driving his vehicle at Zoo road, Iroisemba towards Lamdeng in Imphal West district. The deceased was identified as Loukrakpam Sananingthem Singh, 35 son of L. Inaobi, resident of Lamshang Mayai Leikai. He has been accused of raping the wife of a Chowkidar of a private school located at Lamdeng Khunou in Imphal West district. He is a Bamboo businessman. The incident took place this morning while returning back to hisRead More

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