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Brand new fish in Manipur fish markets soon

Brand new fish in Manipur fish markets soon

IMPHAL, [Manipur] – A new hybrid fish, named Nylon Togra, is expected to appear in the menu of the traditionally fish loving Manipuris soon. The hybrid was produced following crossbreeding…

World Zomi Convention ends

World Zomi Convention ends

CHURACHANDPUR, [Manipur] – The three-day long 3rd World Zomi Convention 2013, held under the theme ‘Issue, challenges, and opportunity of the Zomi’ concluded at the YPA headquarter hall in the…

Manipur gives blood, honours elderly

Manipur gives blood, honours elderly

IMPHAL:  With the theme, ‘Voluntary blood donation will cost you nothing, but it will save a life,’  Manipur  observed the National Voluntary Blood Donation Day on Tuesay  at the DM…

Manipur to roll out Food Security to poor by Sept end

Manipur to roll out Food Security to poor by Sept end

IMPHAL:– The poor in Manipur as well as the HIV positive have a reason for hope as Manipur will get the National Food Security effort going y the end of…

155 Manipuri ultras return ‘home’ to normal life

155 Manipuri  ultras return ‘home’ to normal life

IMPHAL: On Monday, a total of 155 militants belonging to three Manipur-based armed groups – Kangleipak Communist Party (KCP-N group), Kuki Revolutionary Front (KRF) and Kuki National Liberation Front (KNLF)…

Militants force Media blackout in Manipur, Press Protest

Militants force Media blackout in Manipur, Press Protest

IMPHAL: On Monday media persons in Manipur staged a silent protest. Why? Milittant oufits have threatened distributors of newspapers, and there were no newspapers delivered today. Holding placards which read…

United Naga Council to block central schemes

United Naga Council to block central schemes

IMPHAL: Even as Nagaland prepares to observe the ‘golden jubilee’ of the formation of the state next year, the United Naga Council (UNC), which had recently called a 48-hour bandh…

90 lakh trees spared, Big Dam booted out in Manipur

90 lakh trees spared, Big Dam booted out in Manipur

IMPHAL: Several thousand people in Manipur are pleased that over 22 thousand hectares of forest have been saved from destruction as a Delhi environment authority denied permission to reclassify the…

India’s First Olympian Woman Judoka was Manipuri

India’s First Olympian Woman Judoka was Manipuri

India’s first Olympian woman Judoka dies unsung. The Imphal Tulihal Airport complex was today filled with the mourning of scores of fans of Lourembam Brojeshori  Devi as her lifeless body…

Taiwan Mr ‘INBA’ World dedicates win to Manipur

Taiwan Mr ‘INBA’ World dedicates win to Manipur

Imphal [Manipur]l:  Dr Ngangbam Shantikumar Meetei, who clinched the title of Mr World 2013 at the International Natural Body builders’ Association(40 to 49 yrs group) in the contest at Zakynthos,…

Mary Kom in new road builder avatar

Mary Kom in new road builder avatar

IMPHAL: Olympic bronze medallist MC Mary Kom , fed up with the state government’s failure to repair roads in the Langol Games Village here along with other residents of the…

Manipur talent gets pan-India screen presence

Manipur talent gets pan-India screen presence

Thomas Lim, editor of Meghalaya Times, profiles the talent of the North East in our pick-of-the-week choice. North Eastern India is known for its rich cultural heritage, more so for…

Houses razed by Govt. Naga Lane residents fight on

Houses razed by Govt. Naga Lane residents fight on

Imphal: The Manipur government razed their houses, destroyed their churches to go ahead with a ‘five star hotel’. Around 500 residents of Kabow Leikai, a small mixed community in Imphal,…

Fish from Burma sniffed at Manipur Border?

Fish from Burma sniffed at Manipur Border?

IMPHAL: The Manipur government is concerned about fishy business from across the international border with Burma. Manipur fisheries minister Md Abdul Nashir informed the state assembly that the government would…

Autonomy for ‘Naga Areas’ of Manipur demanded

Autonomy for ‘Naga Areas’ of Manipur demanded

Imphal:  The United Naga Council (UNC) has pledged to intensify its stand with a series of agitations soon against the alleged ‘communal policies’ of  the Manipur Government and communal forces…

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