Saturday, January 28, 2023

IMPHAL

Police confront college students blocking NH-2 in Manipur

Normal vehicular movement along the busy Imphal-Churachandpur section of NH-2 was on Saturday disturbed for some hours owing to a snap blockade by students of a government-run college in Bishnupur district.The police took around two hours to reopen the...

Shah arrives in Imphal on two-day visit to Manipur

Union home minister Amit Shah arrived in Imphal on Thursday evening on a two-day visit to Manipur.The Union minister was earlier scheduled for a one-day visit on Friday. He, however, landed at Imphal Airport by a special flight from...

Communal tension in Imphal locality over desecration of idol

Telepati area in Imphal was rocked by violence on Monday afternoon after residents of the area agitated against the alleged destruction of an idol of Sani Mandir at the locality.On Tuesday, though no violence incidence was reported, the tension...

IED planted in busy market in Imphal

Suspected militants planted a powerful IED near a shop in a busy market at Andro Parking in Imphal city on Saturday.Experts of the state police bomb detection and disposal squad took about an hour to defuse the four kg...

Manipur confers award to eight journalists on National Press Day

Manipur State Journalists Awards were conferred to eight journalists of different local dailies including an editor as Department of Information & Public Relations (DIPR) celebrated National Press Day in Imphal on Wednesday. A seminar on ‘The Media’s Role in...

Two groups clash at tribal cultural event in Imphal; 7 cops injured

Seven policemen, including a sub-inspector, were among several people injured in a clash between two groups at a cultural programme venue in Imphal on Monday night.Sticks, stones and brick chunks were used in the clash that erupted between...

Imphal under section 144 CrPC amid protests against prohibition policy

Amid protests against legalization of liquor, entire Imphal West, one of twin capital districts of Manipur has been placed under section 144 of CrPC.The order imposing section 144 of CrPC banned rallies or processions for socio-political, customary, religious objectives...

Manipur CM Biren inauguratesFlybig flight from Imphal to Tezu

Manipur chief minister N Biren Singh on Monday inaugurated the Flybig Flight from Imphal to Tezu at the Bir Tikendrajit International Airport.Speaking on the occasion, Singh said that the flight launched today under the UDAN Scheme of the Central...

First-ever floating photo exhibition held on Loktak lake

The first ever three-day ‘floating’ photo exhibition organized by the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting Central Bureau of Communication Regional Office, Imphal, Manipur kicked off at the Loktak Lake on Wednesday.The novel exhibition is housed on a specially constructed...

Mnp Cong observes ‘National Unemployment Day’

Manipur Pradesh Youth Congress Committee (MPYCC) alleged that the BJP government in Manipur is more severe than that of Hitler’s rule when the police intervened to foil a protest by members of the MPYCC in Imphal on Saturday.Joining the...