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IMPHAL: The Assam Rifles on Monday seized narcotics at a checkpost at Khudengthabi near the Moreh border town in Manipur. The drugs were being smuggled from Myanmar, an Assam Rifles statement said. A drug trafficker identified as Mohammad Elas Khan of Mayang Imphal in Imphal West district ...
On 30th March, Manipur's youth - studying in and outside of Manipur – came together to collectively critique and condemn the shameful speech given by Manipur CM Nongthongbam Biren on 28th March at Madhavpur Fair held in Porbandar, Gujarat. They released a statement online in which Manipur ...

According to a statement issued by the PRO of Raj Bhavan of Kohima today, in a condolence message, Acharya described Late R K Dorendro Singh as a personal friend and a good human being and stated that his contributions for the welfare of the people of Manipur in particular and the country in ...
GURUGRAM: The Manipur government's efforts to revive a project to set up a performing arts institute in Gurugram has hit a roadblock. Huda has asked the Manipur government to pay for extension of allotment of the land on which the project is to be executed at its current reserve price which is more than ...
The Manipur-based indigenous Longpi Hampai pottery has started gaining prominence in the international markets owing to its intricate designs and technology used to produce them. To promote the presence of the Longpi Hampai pottery across the country Mathew Sasa, a resident of Longpi Khullen ...
Manipur: Chief minister faces flak for “distorting” history even as govt employees' strike demanding fulfilment of BJP's poll promises continues. Manipur chief minister N. Biren Singh is facing severe public criticism for his speech at a Gujarat government sponsored event early this week, with a powerful ...

A police complaint has been registered by the Imphal police and five people -- including two personnel of the 2nd Manipur Rifle and a constable -- have been arrested after the case came to light. Since September 2014, 570 9mm pistols were kept at the headquarters for supply to police personnel and other ...
Women vendors of Imphal can access financial assistance from the financial institutions and insurance companies in line with the Prime Minister's financial inclusion policy and women empowerment; this was revealed by Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla. While speaking at an awareness campaign on ...
Imphal, April 01 2018: A press release issued by Manipur Badminton Association informed all members of the association /affiliated district units that a general body meeting will be held on April 22 at the conference hall of Hotel Yaiphaba , Thangal Bazar. The statement further requested all mentioned above to participate in ...
However, Laiharaoba in Manipur is gaining an unprecedented momentum of flourish. Also within India and neighbours like Bangladesh and Myanmar where Laiharaoba was nearly forgotten among the Meitei diasporas there are sponsors of Laiharaoba making the ritual event happen anew as never ...
The Manipur government has suspended four high-ranking police officials, including an IPS officer, in connection with the case of missing weapons from 2nd Manipur Rifles armoury between 2014 and 2018, an official statement has said. The officers will not be allowed to leave the premises of the state ...
The Assam Rifles on Monday seized contraband items at a checkpost at Khudengthabi near the Moreh border town in Manipur. In one of the largest recoveries of contraband items in recent times, Assam Rifles apprehended a drug peddler with WIY Tablets weighing 38.520 kgs (approximate quantity 3 ...
The State Government will attempt to showcase the beauty and culture of Manipur, through digital technology, by providing proper and related job opportunities. This was stated by Governor, Dr Najma Heptulla while inaugurating a public convenience, constructed by 143 Battalion CRPF under its civic ...
Without making nostalgia to obscure facts, and surveying Meitei and other tribal cultures in Manipur, it did happen that modern civilisation replaced anthropological civilisation in Manipur, especially in Imphal city and Lamka town in Churachandpur. Within living memory, they grew more pertinent with ...
Even as five persons have been arrested in connection with the alleged theft of 56 9mm pistols and 58 magazines from a Manipur Rifles camp, authorities have suspended four police officers including one from the IPS. Personnel Department authorities issued the order pm Saturday night to suspend ...
The outlet has represented the Manipur pottery art at the annual International Trade Fair, National Handloom and Handicrafts Exposition organised in the capital. Due to his efforts, Longpi Pottery has gained popularity not only in the country but also attained admirers from countries like Australia, Sweden, ...
Jiribam, March 30 2018: The Indo-Bangla Manipur Cultural Festival 2018 began yesterday at the Manipur Cultural Complex, Tetaigaon, ... Patron member of Patriotic Writers Forum Manipur and founder of Zenith Academy Imphal Dr S Manaoton Singh who is attending the festival said that festival will bring the two country ...

In view of the above statement, MSAD is of the view that the people of Manipur will stand united and resist the oppressor's ploy of trying to divide the people of Manipur by derecognizing and subsuming the identity of minorities with the presentation of oppressor's identity as the only recognized identity.
The CBI has registered three cases in connection with four alleged staged shootout deaths in Manipur in which personnel of the state police, Assam Rifles and CRPF are accused, an official said on Friday. The FIRs were filed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday following the ...
Starting March 22, over one lakh government employees in Manipur have ceased work to protest the delay in implementing the 7th Pay Commission. The strike has crippled the state's administration so severely that the N Biren Singh government has had to get retired employees to fill in. It's also a political ...
IMPHAL: The Manipur government today said the National Investigation Agency (NIA) will probe into the missing arms case reported yesterday, ... said that 56 auto 9 mm pistols along with 58 magazines were found missing from the state police headquarters -- Arms Kote of 2nd Manipur Rifles, Imphal, ...
Imphal: Former Manipur Chief Minister R K Dorendra Singh passed away at the Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Medical Sciences Hospital here this evening, family sources said. He was 83. Dorendra Singh had been chief minister of the state four times between 1974 to 1993. Before becoming the chief ...
The Madhavpur mela has courted controversy over the claim of Rukmini belonging to the Idu Mishmi community. However, another controversy was raked up due to the statement made by the Chief Minister of Manipur, N. Biren Singh. The statement was that the entire Northeast was one entity during the ...



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