DID YOU KNOW – In 2017, Imphal witnessed the highest rainfall in 60 years!

DID YOU KNOW – In 2017, Imphal witnessed the highest rainfall in 60 years!

IMPHAL, DECEMBER 17, 2017 Manipur’s capital city Imphal received the highest rainfall since 1956, recording 2,439.4mm in 2017 till December 13 or 68.71% above the state’s annual precipitation of 1446.3mm, the Indian Council of Agricultural Research’s (ICAR) Imphal centre has said. Rainfall above 2,000mm was recorded only in 1991 (2,110.6mm) and 1993 (2,171.6mm), the centre’s […]

Solution to decades-old Nagaland insurgency is near: President Kovind

"Today Nagaland is at the edge of making history. After years of insurgency, there is hope. With the support of the people of the state, of civil society institutions and all stake-holders, there is an opportunity for lasting peace," said President Kovind

Solution to decades-old Nagaland insurgency is near: President Kovind

Kisama (Nagaland), Dec 1, 2017: President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday said a solution to the decades-old Naga insurgency is near. On August 3, 2015, the Modi government and the National Socialist Council of Nagalim (NSCN-IM) signed a Framework Agreement. The separatist group has been in talks with New Delhi since 1997 after signing a […]

Manipur: Powerful bomb planted in Imphal shop on last day of Sangai Festival 2017

Manipur: Powerful bomb planted in Imphal shop on last day of Sangai Festival 2017

Imphal, November 30, 2017: A powerful remote-controlled bomb was found planted in a shop in Khuyanthong area of Imphal city on Thursday. It was deftly handled by the bomb disposal squad, causing no harm to anybody. The bomb was spotted on the 10th and last day of the 10-day “Sangai International Tourism Festival 2017”, which was inaugurated […]

Manipur: National media portraying Manipur in bad light says Governor

Manipur: National media portraying Manipur in bad light says Governor

Imphal, November 30, 2017: While interacting with a delegation of Press Council of India(PCI), Press Association, Indian Journalist Union and Editors Guild of India, Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla criticized the national media for not giving “proper place” to Manipur. “The national media is not giving proper place to Manipur and the state has been in […]