Friday, November 29th, 2019


Public convention resolves to oppose creation of any autonomous territorial council

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, November 29, 2019: A public convention organised by Coordinating Committee on Manipur Integrity (COCOMI) has resolved to oppose the Government of India to create any kind of Autonomous Territorial Council in Manipur based on ethnic lines as the consequence of the Peace Talk with NSCN (I-M) as it was reflected in the intention of the Union home minister during the deliberation with COCOMI delegation in New Delhi. The public convention was organised on Friday at IMA hall, Lamphel under the banner ‘Public convention on future coarse ofRead More

Manipur gets first handloom and handicraft mall

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, November 29, 2019: Manipur chief minister N. Biren Singh on Friday inaugurated the first handloom and handicrafts nall of the state. He also unveiled a crafts pillar at Wangkhei Keithel Ashangbi in Imphal East. The mall is run by Manipur Handloom and Handicrafts Development Corporation (MHHDC) Ltd. Biren said that handloom and handicraft sector hugely contributes to the overall growth of businesses related to Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) in the state. He said 50 per cent of the MSME business is owned by womenRead More

India (B) defeats England in Polo final

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, November, 29: India (B) has won the 13th Manipur Polo International by beating England by 6-5 chukkers in the final match played at Mapal Kangjeibung, here. Manipur governor Najma Heptulla handed the  trophies and cash awards of Rs 1 lakh  and Rs 50 ,000 to team India ( B) and England respectively. Manipur Polo International 2019  wad organised as part of the Manipur Sangai  Festival 2019. The governor  expressed her appreciation to the initiative already taken up by the state government to establish a pony sanctuary atRead More

Educational exhibition launched

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, November 29, 2019: Education minister  Thokchom Radheshyam on Thursday inaugurated the XL State Level Science, Mathematics and Environment Exhibition(SLSMEE) for Children at Tamphasana Girls Higher Secondary School, Imphal on the theme “Science and Technology for Sustainable Development”. The exhibition was organised by department of education (S) for students from Class IX – XII. Radheshyam said the theme of the exhibition is very relevant as sustainability is the need of the hour for securing the future. As defined ‘Sustainable development is the development that meets the needs ofRead More