Wednesday, November 28th, 2018


Thai Princess visits Kangla

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, November 28, 2018: Her Royal Highness Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, Princess of Kingdom of Thailand visited historic Kangla today. She was accompanied by Thailand Ambassador to India, Shri Chutintorn Gongsakdi, officials of Royal Thai Embassy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Thailand, media team from Thailand and officials of Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India. The Princess was received by Chief Minister Shri N. Biren Singh, Art and Culture Minister Shri L. Jayantakumar and Titular King of Manipur, Shri Leishemba Sanajaoba. The Princess had a brief interaction with them beforeRead More

“Food Processing Industries generate more job opportunities”-Governor

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, November 28th, 2018: Governor of Manipur, Dr. Najma Heptulla today has said that Food Processing Industry has emerged as one of the major employment intensive industries and important segments in terms of its contribution to the State’s economy. She was speaking as Chief Guest at the inaugural function of a Conference on ‘Startup and MSME’s in Food Processing’, organized by ASSOCHAM in association with Ministry of Food Processing Industries, Government of India and Indian council of agriculture research (ICAR)-NEH at Hotel Classic Imphal. She said that theRead More

Exotic Birds sell in Sangai Festival

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, November 28, 2018: In a shameful incident, one of the stalls in Manipur Sangai Festival 2018 at Hapta Kangjeibung was found selling exotic birds today. While visiting stalls at Hapta Kangjeibung today, this reporter came across a stall selling the birds brazenly. When inquired, the stall owner said for a pair of bird the price is Rs. 650 and Rs. 500 for the cage so one has to pay Rs. 1150/- for buying the birds. The stall owner did not answer further queries. Many visitors in festival expressedRead More

Forest Minister Assures of Capturing the unknown predator

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, November 28, 2018 (DIPR): Forest and Environment Minister Shri Thounaojam Shyamkumar today gave assurance to the people of the State that there is no need to panic with regard to the mysterious killings of domestic livestock by unknown predator. Reports of domestic animals found slaughtered in a similar manner at various locations over the month have created panic like situation among the general public. Addressing the media persons at his office, Minister Th. Shyamkumar said that the killings of domestic livestock were reported from the districts of Churachandpur,Read More