Manipur: Women polo tournament begins in Imphal

Manipur: Women polo tournament begins in Imphal

IMPHAL, January 17, 2018: Manipur Tourism announced that the 3rd Manipur Statehood Day Women’s Polo Tournament will feature women’s polo teams from four continents this year. Women polo teams from Manipur representing India and other international teams from Australia, Kenya and USA will play at this league tournament in Manipur. The tournament will be held […]

Manipuri rice: A cure for cancer

Manipuri rice: A cure for cancer

According to the American Chemical Society, “black rice is a nutritious and economical food source that is estimated to feed about one third of the world’s population.” Devakanta, a resident of Manipur and a thinking farmer has been able to adopt and improvise eco friendly methods of farming to increase harvest year after year. Passionate […]

Manipur: Security beefed up at strategic locations post Imphal blasts

Manipur: Security beefed up at strategic locations post Imphal blasts

IMPHAL, January 17, 2018: Manipur Police beefed up security in vulnerable pockets of the city following the blasts which led to injury of a woman. Police personnel were permanently positioned near the Kangla gate, Raj Bhawan, military office and other strategic locations. Meanwhile, Thounaojam Shyamkumar, Minister of Municipal Administration, Housing and Urban Development (MAHUD) and […]

Eligible elders denied old age pension in Manipur

Eligible elders denied old age pension in Manipur

Imphal, Jan 16,2018: Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh on Tuesday said several of those eligible for old-age pension scheme have been left out of its ambit. The Chief Minister on Tuesday ordered an examination of the process of selecting persons for the Below Poverty Line (BPL) tag. “Instead, it is found government employees and other […]

Manipur: ‘MPSC’ exams unfair; forensic test reports blows the lid

Manipur: ‘MPSC’ exams unfair; forensic test reports blows the lid

IMPHAL, January 15, 2018: Civil service aspirants who were unable to clear the main exams of civil service 2016 has appealed the government to further investigate the fraudulent examiner claiming that in a forensic test result in Kolkata which proved the examination of the answer scripts to be unfair. MPSC- Manipur Public Service Commission had […]

Security forces destroys illegal poppy plantation in Manipur

Security forces destroys illegal poppy plantation in Manipur

IMPHAL Jan 13,2018: Security forces destroyed illegal poppy plantation in the catchment areas of the Lava river in Manipur’s Churachandpur district today, police said. A combined team of security forces comprising of Manipur Police, Assam Rifles and Narcotic officials destroyed the illegal poppy plant plantation in about 30 acres of land near Teisen village, Additional Superintendent of Police (Operations) of Churachandpur Binod Ranja told over […]