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Thursday, September 24, 2020



Private schools in Manipur’s hill districts to suspend all mode of teaching

September 16, 2020 11:16 pm

Schools with an enrolment rate of less than 200 students have been asked to waive students’ tuition fee and pay 50 per cent salaries to teaching and non-teaching staff. The same shall be applicable to schools with student enrolments between 200 and 7,000.

Alliance Air to operate flights between Imphal and Dimapur from Dec 7

December 03, 2019 1:35 pm

Alliance Air flights between Imphal and Dimapur will operate thrice in a week, on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.

Explained: Why the flight service from Imphal to Mandalay is important

November 26, 2019 6:50 am

A chartered flight service from Mandalay in Myanmar to Imphal in Manipur will be operational thrice a month. What exactly is this service, and why is it important?

‘Govt should not mistake us Nagas for Kashmir’

November 17, 2019 6:57 am

With talks getting extension, immediate fear of violence has passed. But as confusion over Naga demands persists, and voices emerge of their ‘impracticality’, Art 370 abrogation is making Northeast uneasy.

Imphal airport: AAI orders inquiry into building collapse incident

September 19, 2019 10:15 pm

The roof of the building collapsed right after the completion of concrete layering work. Atleast eight of the 40 workers at the construction site were seriously injured.

Manipur: Man held for beheading neighbour, police says likely over land dispute

August 06, 2019 10:21 pm

The police said the 35-year-old accused allegedly attacked Khangembam Achou Meitei, 47, with a machete when the victim was mowing his backyard.

Indo-Japan partnership could explore opportunities in Manipur: CM N Biren Singh

June 22, 2019 10:44 pm

Also present on the occasion, Ambassador of Japan to India, Kenji Hiramatsu, said that the Northeastern region has got huge potential and invited the youths from the region to work in Japan under the Technical Intern Training Programme.

Imphal, Indian Navy’s advanced guided missile destroyer, launched in Mumbai

April 22, 2019 10:28 am

Imphal has a length of 163 metres and 17.4 metres at the beam and a displacement of 7.300 tonnes, which are propelled by four gas turbines to achieve speeds in excess of 30 knots.

Citizenship Bill protests: Curfew imposed in Imphal, DM tells local channels don’t show protests

February 13, 2019 4:14 am

In Imphal West, District Magistrate Naorem Praveen Singh barred local cable news channels from “transmission... of agitation or protest”.

Manipur: Grenade exploded in front of shopping mall in Imphal, none hurt

December 13, 2018 6:47 pm

The explosion has sent employees of the shopping mall and locals nearby panicking, resulting in closure of the shopping complex.


Earthquake rocks Northeast India, at least 6 dead

January 04, 2016 1:10 pm

An earthquake of moderate intensity rocked India’s northeastern states and adjoining Myanmar, Bangladesh and Bhutan on Monday morning


IIT-Roorkee professors reach Imphal to study quake-hit buildings

January 08, 2016 6:25 am

Imphal, Jan 08 (ANI): Expert team of Professors from IIT-Roorkee reached Imphal in Manipur to check the buildings that were damaged in the recent earthquake. Almost 513 buildings and structures were reportedly damaged across Manipur when a powerful 6.8 magnitude pre-dawn earthquake struck the state. The earthquake resulted in huge loss of life and property. A senior official of the state Public Works Department (PWD) said that the visiting experts’ team would also assess other areas of the state and visit damaged structures.