Friday, November 16th, 2018


National Press Day cum Workshop held

Imphal, November 16, 2018 (DIPR): National Press Day, 2018 was observed at the 1st Manipur Rifles Banquet, Imphal Today. The observance was organised by Department of Information & Public Relations, Government of Manipur. A workshop on ‘Journalism Ethics and Challenges in Digital Era’ was also held as part of the observance. Addressing the gathering as Chief Guest of the function, Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri N. Biren Singh today announced that he will discuss in the next Cabinet Meet to include media persons who are not covered under ‘Ayushman Bharat’ toRead More

Blast inside Assembly campus injures three security personnel

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, November 16, 2018: Two state police personnel and one BSF jawan were injured in a hand grenade blast inside the Manipur Legislative Assembly complex, Imphal, near the complex gate at around 5: 55 pm. The blast took place while the security measure has been gearing up in the run up to the Manipur Sangai Festival 2018 that would begin on November 21. According to police, the hand grenade is highly suspected to be hurled from the western side road of the Assembly complex which leads to CheiraochingRead More

U.S. Consulate General director visits Manipur

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, November 16, 2018: Director of the American Centre and the public affairs officer Jamie Dragon of the U.S. Consulate General, Kolkata today visited Manipur University and interacted with over 100 students to discuss higher education opportunities in the U.S. Jamie also met tourism department officials, academics and civil society leaders to discuss and explore possible areas of collaboration as concerned to education and culture. Jamie told reporters in Imphal that “I am here to understand Manipur better and tell the students about the academic opportunities for higherRead More

Transporters to face penalty

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, November 16, 2018: Manipur transport department has declared to penalise against vehicles that are transporting with excessive weights along the Imphal – Moreh road. An order issued by C. Arthur Worchuiyo, director, transport said it has been brought to the notice that a good no. of 207 Tata diesel (1 Tonner) and other types of vehicles including Maruti vans (without conversion to commercial category) and buses are operating in the Imphal – Moreh sector transporting goods with excessive weights which is in-violation  of section 113 (Limits ofRead More

Manipur CM reviews security measures

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, November 16, 2018: Manipur chief minister N. Biren Singh on Thursday reviewed the security scenario at his secretariat in the run up to the Manipur Sangai Festival 2018. The meeting was attended by Director General of Police, IGP Zone IL, IGP Zone I, DIG Intelligence, senior officials of Home Department, Brigadier Anil Chauhan, Commander 26 Sector Pallel, Colonel Nectar, CO 11 AR Moreh, Colonel Anil Joshi, representative of IGAR South, Deputy Commissioners of Tengnoupal and Chandel, and Superintendents of Police of Tengnoupal, Chandel, Imphal East and ImphalRead More

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