Saturday, January 20th, 2018


Art and Culture director clarifies against reports of poor functioning

Pothashang News Service Imphal, January 20, 2018: The art and culture department director K. Sushila has clarified against media publications of poor/non-functioning of the art and culture department in a press notification released today. . The director stated despite of poor budget and the limited fund and resources. the main objective of the department is also to promote artistes and artisans through giving platform for performance and activities to various parts of the country and abroad to showcase Manipuri art, culture and heritage; to promote activities which seek to enhance theRead More


Pothashang News Service Imphal, Januay 20, 2018: Governor of Manipur Najma Akbarali Heptulla has greeted the people on the occasion of Statehood Day, 2018 that will be celebrated on January 21. In her greeting the Governor said Manipur attained Statehood on 21st January, 1972 and became a member state of the Indian Union. Statehood Day is always remembered by the people of the state with pride and happiness, a joyous occasion to celebrate and walk alongside other states in taking the country forward. It is also a day for introspection as toRead More

Plea for ambulance, oxygen & laboratory technician

Pothashang News Service Imphal, January 20, 2018: Kapaam (Komlathabi) village authority has appealed the chief minister Nongthombam Biren Singh to provide ambulance, oxygen cylinders and laboratory technicians in a memorandum submitted through deputy commissioner of Chandel. The memorandum was submitted on January 18. Roel Jindashing Moyon, chief of the Kapaam village authority in the memorandum representing the Komlathabi village (which was later named as Kapaam village) and above 30 other villages stated the primary health centre (PHC) at Komlathabi is fully functioning round the clock since its inauguration on JulyRead More

Defaulter of Income Tax TDS sent to jail

New Delhi, January 20, 2018 : Tis Hazari Court has ordered judicial custody of the Director of a Delhi based Real Estate and IT Solution Company for non-compliance in Income Tax TDS Default case. It was found during investigations that the company had deducted TDS but had not deposited in the Government account despite there being a statutory obligation by the Income Tax Act. This also led to harassment of many innocent persons whose TDS had been deducted but the TDS returns had not been filed by the Real Estate Company. ItRead More


Pothashang News Service Imphal, January 20, 2018: CAF & PD, revenue minister Karam Shyam today launched Lamjingba Volvo Bus Service run by the Lamjingba Management Services, a private establishment at their branch office at Uripok Kangchup Road. Shyam said, “It is encouraging for the youth who are almost below 30 years of age are endeavoring to the positive direction. We should encourage them in their efforts and not disturb them.” Lamjingba Volvo Bus Service, with a total seat capacity of 44 passengers, targets to commute passengers from Imphal to Guwahati. NewRead More


Imphal, the January 20th, 2018 (DIPR):  With an idea to curb the menace of exceeding smoke emission level emitted from different vehicles, Manipur Pollution Control Board is testing vehicles plying on road in Imphal city. While on checking by the officials on 19th January 2018, 44 numbers of Permissible 3 & 4 wheelers and 26 numbers of Non-Permissible 3 & 4 wheelers were found plying on road particularly at Kwakeithel. 75 numbers of Permissible 3 & 4 wheelers and 25 numbers of Non-Permissible 3 & 4 wheelers at Singjamei KakwaRead More