Monday, November 26th, 2018


Muslim welfare organisation warns to boycott Sangai festival

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, November 26, 2018: Manipur Muslim Welfare Welfare Organisation (MMWO) has decried over the non-inclusion of culture and religious related hut of the Meitei-Pangal at the Keibul Lamjao, Sangai Heritage Park where huts of other community of the state are constructed at the ongoing Sangai festival venue organised under the Manipur tourism department since November 21. The Muslim welfare organisation warns to boycott Manipur Sangai Festival if the state government and the concern department fail to clarify the non-inclusion of Meitei-Pangal hut at the heritage site withinRead More

‘Intensive agitation” cautioned for 7th Central Pay

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, November 26, 2018: The Joint Administrative Council (JAC) of All Manipur Trade Unions’ Council (AMTUC) and All Manipur Government Employees’ Organisation (AMGEO) today cautioned to launch intensive agitations including mass casual leave if the government fails to implement 7th Pay Commission’s recommendations ahead of Christmas. Convenor of the JAC, L. Biken said the employees withdrew their mass casual leave agitation which was cautioned to launch on October 19 and 20 as chief minister N. Biren Singh assured to fulfil the demand appealing not take up the agitation.Read More

Committee to protect Manipur’s Mount Koubru launched

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, November 26, 2018: With the objective to preserve Mount Koubru of Manipur and its ranges “Committee on Protection and Preservation of Mount Koubru” was launched in a function held at Saparmeina in Kangpokpi district. The committee says in consultation with all stake holders including the people of Koubru area it will work and find together the ways and means as how to bring back the original Mount Koubru and of its natural beauties. In order to protect and preserve Koubru and its ranges the committee suggests theRead More