Friday, April 27th, 2018


Minister Biswajit calls on to promote and preserve out culture

Ukhrul, April 27, 2018 (DIPR): Commerce, Textiles and Industries Minister Shri Thongam Biswajit Singh stated that we need to promote and preserve the cultural tradition of various ethnic groups residing in the state. He was speaking at the 1st edition of North East Cultural Fashion Show held today on 4th day of the ongoing Shirui Lily Festival 2018 held at TNL Ground, Ukhrul. The event was presented by Tribal Youth Development Foundation in association with Robert Naorem Studio and Peimila Shongjanva. It is sponsored by Directorate of Handloom and Handicraft,Read More

Diesel auto rickshaw runners demand alternative means

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, April 27, 2018: Drivers of diesel run passenger service auto rickshaw plying along the RIMS road today stopped their service protesting against the Manipur government’s decision to ban the diesel auto rickshaws and diesel vans in Imphal city to minimise pollution and congestion. Chief minister Biren Singh and Traffic Regulation and Parking Committee (Imphal East and West) on Thursday decided to ban diesel auto rickshaw and diesel van plying towards Imphal during a meeting held at the chief minister’s Cabinet hall. The chief minister had saidRead More

Civil Engineering preferred course in the state: Technical Education Department

Imphal, April 27, 2018 (DIPR): The Office of the Controller of Technical Education, established in the year 1973, has been playing a key role in controlling and supervising Technical Institutions besides imparting training in Technical/Engineering and Allied Courses in various technical institutions in the country. This was stated by Shri Ng. Basantakumar, OSD (Admn.), Technical Education Department, Manipur, in the ongoing series of Press Conference organised by Directorate of Information and Public Relations, Government of Manipur, at Moirangkhom, Imphal. He said that the Department has nominated 113 students for undergoingRead More

No guns pointed: Ranjit

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, April 27, 2018: Forest management volunteer and forest minister’s brother clarified that the allegations made by betel leaves traders and transporters about the two mini trucks being taken away from them on gun point, as false. The trucks were being taken back to forest beat office for conducting re-verification of the quantity of betel leaves loaded on the trucks. At a press meet held at forest beat office located at Koirengei on Thursday, forest management volunteer, L. Ranjit who carried out the seizing of the trucksRead More

96 cases taken up in past one year: SP (Vigilance)

Imphal, April 27, 2018 (DIPR): The Vigilance and Anti-Corruption Department, Manipur registered 96 cases covering 50 different Departments during the period from April 1, 2017 till March 31, 2018, said SP (Vigilance) Shri Hopson Sapam. He was interacting with media persons at the Series of Press Conferences of Head of Departments organised by DIPR Manipur at Moirangkhom office complex today. Shri Hopson Sapam said that six enquiry cases were recommended for major penalty while nine for minor penalty during this time. He further said that 67 enquiry cases (including oldRead More

Committee on “Go to the Village” visit Wangkhem

Thoubal, April 27, 2018 (DIPR) : District Level Committee members on “Go to the Village” mission led by DC, Thoubal Smt. Rosita Devi who is also the Chairman of the Committee visited Wangkhem bazaar today in Thoubal District as a part of awareness campaign about “Go to the Village” mission. Prior to the visit, the Committee held a meeting at the conference hall of DC’S office, Thoubal and discussed various works/actions to be taken up in connection with “Go to the Village” mission which will be launched on 1st May nextRead More

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