CRIME | Manipur: Acid attack on female taekwondo player, women’s panel steps in to help

CRIME | Manipur: Acid attack on female taekwondo player, women’s panel steps in to help

Imphal, December 8, 2017: The Manipur Commission for Women has recommended measures to ensure justice for acid attack victim Mangshatabam Menaka who is currently undergoing treatment at the Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) in Manipur. On November 29, a national taekwondo player, Menaka was attacked with acid on her way home in Imphal East. […]

Manipur to go environment friendly with 40,000 saplings!

Manipur to go environment friendly with 40,000 saplings!

IMPHAL, December 8, 2017: Thounaojam Shyamkumar, Minister of Forests & Environment and Horticulture & Soil Conservation expressed his satisfaction at the work of the officials and staffs of Forest Department for nurturing plant saplings in Tamei, Tamenglong district. During his visit to Sonpram village, located 24 kms from Tamenglong District Headquarters, the Minister along with Shri […]

Fake Rs 2000 notes were out within 53 days of demonetization!

Fake Rs 2000 notes were out within 53 days of demonetization!

New Delhi, Dec 7, 2017: It didn’t take long for fake notes of 2,000 rupees to start circulating after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced demonetization in November 2016, with one of its stated aims being to kill counterfeit currency, official data show. According to the National Crime Records Bureau’s (NCRB) latest report released on November […]

Rajnath to meet CMs of 3 NE states on framework agreement with NSCN-IM

Meanwhile, normal life was thrown out of gear on Thursday at Thangmeiband in Manipur's Imphal west district as there was a shutdown and sit-in protest demanding disclosure of details of the agreement.

Rajnath to meet CMs of 3 NE states on framework agreement with NSCN-IM

Imphal, Dec 7, 2017: Union Home minister Rajnath Singh is set to meet the Chief Ministers of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh and Manipur on the contentious issue of framework agreement signed between the Central government and the National Socialist Council of Nagaland-Isak-Muivah (NSCN-IM) in 2015. Meanwhile, normal life was thrown out of gear on Thursday at […]

Minorities Commission sets up committee to study minority status for Hindus

Minorities Commission sets up committee to study minority status for Hindus

New Delhi, Dec 07, 2017: The National Commission for Minorities has set up a three-member committee to study the plea for providing minority status to Hindus in five northeastern states, Lakshadweep, Jammu and Kashmir and Punjab. According to All India Radio (AIR), the Commission chairman Syed Ghayorul Hasan Rizvi said the committee will give its report […]

CRIME | Manipur: Man brutally stabbed to death

CRIME | Manipur: Man brutally stabbed to death

Imphal, December 7, 2017: In a dreadful incident, a man identified as Elangbam Shyamo(48) was brutally stabbed to death at Lillong Chajing Mamang Leikai of Imphal West district. His body was found by locals at around 10.30 pm on Monday. A person suspected to have connection with the crime has been arrested in Singjamei police […]