Koubru ecosystem worries trekkers and environmentalists

Lenin Wangkheirakpam IT New Imphal, April 18: Koubru Mountain, which is regarded as one of the most sacred places of Manipur and believed to be the place where the creation human beings took place according to Meitei Mythology, is now in the need of attention from each and every section of people of the state

The next big step

EDITORIAL The deed is finally done and the people are easing back into their normal life once again after a hectic and rather contemplative couple of weeks running up to the polls. This edition of the race to the parliament has seen certain changes in the response of the public, and has also thrown up

Former rebels threaten to take up arms

Imphal, April 18: The former rebels belonging to seven outlawed underground organisations have once again threatened to take up arms if the government fails to fulfil the commitments made while signing the Memorandum of Understanding. These rebels had come over ground on the basis of the MoU. Talking to reporters on Thursday night Ruhini Puyam,

Fresh poll recommended for Thoubal Moijing, Presiding Officer suspended

IT News Imphal, April 18: Following the submission of polling report of polling station no. 31/1- Moijing (A) of 31- Thoubal AC, it has been learnt that a case of poll vitiation has been committed at the said polling station by casting two excess votes thereby recording more than 100pc allegedly by the Polling Agents

3 PLA nabbed

IT News Imphal April 18: Red Shield Division apprehended three hardcore PLA cadres during the early hours of 17 April from general area of Lambal and Lamlongei, said a press statement of PRO Defence. The press statement further said that based on intelligence source about presence of an armed cadre at Lamban area, troops of

Maoist appreciates voters of Leimaram and Heinoubok

IT News Imphal April 18: Maoist Communist Party, Manipur today appreciated the voters of Leimaram and Heinoubok Polling Stations for not casting even a single vote in the 16th Lok Sabha Election, 2014. A press statement released today by Comrade Nonglen Meitei, Secretary Publicity and Propaganda of Maoist Communist Party said that the stand of

13 years girl rape on poll day

IT News Imphal, April 18: A thirteen years old school girl was allegedly raped by a 65 years old man after taking her to cast vote for LS poll held yesterday in between 11am to 1pm at Koirengei Hills. Daughter and son of the rapist have been arrested by Heingang police. The rapist is identified

4 shops looted in one night in Imphal City

IT News Imphal, April 18:At least four shops located at different places in the heart of Imphal city were reportedly looted by unidentified persons yesterday midnight. According to source, Basic Mobile shops located near Adarsh Clinic along the Kanglapark road wwas looted probably at around midnight yesterday. around 20 lacs worths mobile hand sets and

Pena festival inaugurated, Khubak Eshei Workshop concluded

IT News Imphal, April 18: The inaugural function of the Two days Festival of Pena and the closing function of the 45 days training cum production Workshop on Khubak Eshei were held today at Prabhu Achouba Mandap, Sagolbad Tera Loukrakpam Leikai. The program was organised by Prabhu Achouba Nupee Pala, Imphal. Coordinator of PANPA, R.K.

Seminar on secondary level Examination in Manipur held

IT News Imphal, April 18: A seminar on the theme, “Present trend of examination in the secondary level conducted by the BOSEM, the COHSEM and the CBSE in the state of Manipur,” was organised today by All Manipur Recognized Private Schools’ Welfare Association (AMRPSWA), Imphal at Youth hostel, Khuman Lampak, Imphal East. Speaking on the

Pena festival inaugurated, Khubak Eshei Workshop concluded

IT News Imphal, April 18: The inaugural function of the Two days Festival of Pena and the closing function of the 45 days training cum production Workshop on Khubak Eshei were held today at Prabhu Achouba Mandap, Sagolbad Tera Loukrakpam Leikai. The program was organised by Prabhu Achouba Nupee Pala, Imphal. Coordinator of PANPA, R.K.

Painting Competition held to commemorate heritage monuments

IT News Imphal, April 18: Manipur state archaeology department organised a painting competition today at Kangla, Imphal on the occasion of World heritage day. The main motive of the competition was to give awareness to the children about the beautiful heritage sites of Manipur. Students were grouped into three categories; std 1 to 4 with