Friday, January 18th, 2019


JDU says No to liquor production policy

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, January 18: Janata Dal United (JDU) has opposed Manipur government’s policy of producing liquor in the state for export terming it as unfortunate move against the people’s voice. JDU, Manipur unit chief general secretary Maisnam Dolendro told reporters in a news conference held today at its office at New Checkon in Imphal East said JDU appreciate the stand of Coalition Against Drug and Alcohol (CADA) and Nupi Samaj againt the government’s attempt for liquor production.  JDU also strongly opposes the state government initiative. Any decision takenRead More

People welcome Goddess of prosperity

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, January 18, 2019: Welcoming the visit of Goddess of prosperity and peace Emoinu Ahongbi people across Manipur today celebrated Emoinu Eratpa with pomp and gaiety. Chief minister N. Iren Singh on the occasion showered greeting for prosperity, happiness, love and peace in Manipur. The festival is celebrated on Wakching 12 in the Manipuri lunar calendar. It is believed that Goddess Emoinu comes down to earth on this day and visits each home to shower her blessings of peace and prosperity. People lit up light and decorate their homes. ARead More

Mission to improve government schools launched

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, January 18, 2019: Chief Minister N. Biren Singh today launched ‘School Fagathansi’ mission, an initiative to put special focus on improvement of government schools under the ‘Go to Village’ mission, at a function held at Yumnam Huidrom Government High School, Wangoi in Imphal West. The mission has been introduced with an ambitious objective to give renewed thrust towards improvement of government schools both in terms of physical and manpower infrastructure. One government school each in all the 60 Assembly Constituencies of the state will be developed as modelRead More

Students launch poster campaign against Citizenship bill

Pothashanh News Service: Imphal, January 18, 2019: Imphal, January 18: Protesting against passing of Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 recently in Lok Sabha, joint group of six student bodies launched poster campaign today at Samu Makhong, Khwairamband market, Imphal. The six student bodies include Manipur Students’ Federation (MSF), Democratic Students’ Alliance of Manipur, Kangleipak Students’ Association, Students’ Union of Kangleipak (and Apunba Irreipakki Maheirosing Singpanglup. Students’ bodies will stand active against the bill till it is completely withdrawn, said president of MSF, Ng. Milan. He said the campaign is being organised inRead More

Tanishq lands in Imphal, offers gold coins

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, January 18, 2019: Imphal has got a Tanishq Jeweller show room with it launching at Thangmeiband Lourung Purel Leikai, DM College road. As a part of the launch celebrations the Imphal show room offers free gold coins with every jewellery purchase of the Tata product till January 20. Deputy chief minister Y. Joykumar inaugurated the show room in presence of MLA Govindas Konthioujam, MLA Kh. Joykishan, senior VP, retail and marketing, jewellery division Sandeep Kulhalli, Titan company and business partner Rajesh Philem Singh. Sandeep Kulhalli said, “ItRead More