In view of acute shortage of essential commodities, particularly petroleum products and medicines, owing to the indefinite economic blockade imposed along national highways, Central government started air-lifting petroleum products to the state.
Search operations as part of pre-emptive security measures taken up by Manipur police for the Republic Day celebration continued in different parts of the state
The one-month long children’s workshop on Manipuri dance conducted by Lianda Folk and Classical Academy, Nagamapal concluded Sunday.
The state excise department has destroyed 86,057 litres of liquors including Indian Made Foreign Liquor, local brew and beer worth Rs 4 lakh, which were seized from different parts of Manipur during drives conducted ahead of the 11th State Assembly Elections.
Local bodies of Nambol Sambal Leikai have strongly refuted the allegations levelled by one Bisharup Sharma against Nambol Municipal Council (NMC) member S Chadndrakanta Singh of misusing Rs 3 lakh meant for construction of Nambol Area Development Organisation (NADO) Gym fencing as false and baseless.
Reserve Bank of India Governor Urjit Patel on Friday is learnt to have said that cash flow in the country will normalise soon. Patel, according to sources, told this to the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament while answering queries from the lawmakers on demonetisation and its impact.
Locals of Langthabal Lep Makha Leikai have decided to retain the revenue address of the village.
Expressing grave concern over continuous shortage of essential commodities, including petroleum products and food grains, despite top officials of security units conveying that goods are being brought in at regular interval, High Court of Manipur has instructed IOC and CAF&PD officials to explain constant decline in the stock position.
In a jolt to the ruling Congress party ahead of assembly elections, two MLAs and MPCC vice-president resigned from the party's primary membership on Monday.
BJP has finally announced its first official list of candidates for the upcoming state assembly election on Monday.
Supporters of intending BJP candidates Kh Jivan, Romeo Khundrakpam and Oinam Romeo along with members of Oinam BJP Mandal tried to storm the BJP office at Nityaipat Chuthek to protest against alleged lack of transparency in allotting party tickets.
Like in the past, conglomerate of armed outfits - Coordination Committee (CorCom) and its fraternal organisations of Western South East Asia (WESEA) have boycotted celebration of Republic Day in the region.
With an aim to keep the university campus neat and clean and also make it environment friendly, Manipur University vice chancellor Prof Adya Prasad Pandey launched “Go Green Campaign” on Monday.
Armed as well as unarmed security personnel were deployed in adequate strength around the capital city on Monday in connection with the full dress rehearsal parade for the 68th Republic Day.
THE protracted economic blockade being imposed on the two lifelines of Manipur and the ensuing Manipur Legislative Assembly election seem to be the right concoction for astute individuals with political ambition as well as established politicians to pull out their best tricks, just to keep the state masses spellbound.
IT would not be wrong to assume that the continuous sparring between leaders of the Congress government in Manipur and the Union government headed by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over the protracted imposition of economic blockade has exposed souring relations between the Centre and the state.
FOR long sportspersons have been the saving grace for a restive state like Manipur and as such they deserve to get proper attention of the government in ensuring that the athletes get the best facility to hone their skills as well as accommodation and food supplements.
The Indian Boxing Council's Imphal Fight Night, where former world champion L Sarita Devi and Commonwealth Games bronze-medallist Pinki Jangra will make their professional debuts, would be telecast live on six channels on January 29.
India may have just played their last ODI before the Champions Trophy, which is still five months away, but skipper Virat Kohli is not unduly concerned and said the more T20s the team plays the better it will get at death bowling in the 50-over format.
When it comes to the dismal state of football like any other disciplines in Ukhrul district, things invariably are nowhere near where one expects the world number one game to be
A species of wild orange believed to be a rare one has been discovered at Kongba Maru under Imphal East district.