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12-Sep-2018 Imphal

4 militants arrested in Manipur

Four militants of the banned People's Liberation Army (PLA) were arrested by the Manipur police from two different parts of Imphal east district, according to a press release issued by the police department on Wednesday.In a raid conducted on Tuesday evening...

18-Apr-2018 Imphal, Manipur

Equip farmers with knowledge, insights and products : Venkaiah Naidu

The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu said that India must equip farmers with knowledge, insights and products. He was addressing the Valedictory Session of the One Day State Level Workshop on Biodiversity and Sustainable Agriculture for Doubling...

16-Mar-2018 Imphal

Narendra Modi wants scientists to spend time with students

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday urged scientists "to spend 100 hours a year" with school students to teach them various aspects of science.Modi made the remarks after inaugurating the five-day Indian Science Congress at the Manipur University here."I...

16-Mar-2018 Imphal

PM opens Science Congress in Manipur

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday inaugurated the five-day Indian Science Congress at the Manipur University here."I appeal to the scientists to spend at least 100 hours a year with 100 school students of classes 9 to 11 to teach them the aspects of science....

09-Feb-2018 Manipur

School children from Manipur call on Kiren Rijiju

A group of 16 school children from Churachandpur ,  Manipur called on the Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Kiren Rijiju here today.  All the school children of class 07 to 09 are from  remote villages of Churachandpur  district...

27-Dec-2017 Imphal

Saving Manipur's Sangai from untreated human waste

"I managed to catch a glimpse of its tail", "I saw its shadow," "Lucky if you spot one!"This usual banter among tourists at the tiny Keibul Lamjao National Park (KLNP) in Manipur -- the world's only floating national park -- is not about catching the Unicorn.They...

28-Nov-2017 Manipur

SAUBHAGYA Scheme launched in Manipur

The Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana (SAUBHAGYA) was launched in Manipur today, by Union Minister of State (IC) for Power and New & Renewable Energy, R.K. Singh and N. Biren Singh, Chief Minister of Manipur. A total of approximately 1.75 lakh...

22-Nov-2017 Mumbai

Govinda wraps up first schedule of 'Fry Day'

Veteran actor Govinda has wrapped up the first schedule of his upcoming film "Fry Day".Govinda on Wednesday shared a photograph of himself on Instagram and captioned it: "Just wrapped the first schedule for 'Fry Day'. Can't wait for the second schedule! Delhi...

16-Nov-2017 Manipur

Two-day 12th North East Business Summit inaugurated in New Delhi

The Two-day “12th North-East Business Summit” was inaugurated here today. The summit aims to explore the scope for business opportunities in the North-Eastern region of India. Focus areas are Infrastructure and Connectivity with Public Private Partnerships,...

21-Aug-2017 Mumbai

Big B calls Prosenjit Chatterjee 'superstar from Bengal'

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has praised Bengali film actor Prosenjit Chatterjee and has tagged him as the "superstar from Bengal".Amitabh on Monday morning took to Twitter, where he shared a link of the trailer "Yeti Obhjaan". The cine-icon also said that the movie...

20-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Gulzar is an all-time great : Kangana Ranaut

Kangana Ranaut, who graced the launch of "Between The Poet And Her Pencil" -- a collection of poetry by her friend Bondina Elangbam -- says Gulzar continues to be one of the best writers that India has."I think people these days don't really pay attention to...

12-Nov-2016 Mumbai

'Dil Chahta Hai' sequel with girls would be fun : Farhan Akhtar

Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar says he would love to make a sequel of his hit film "Dil Chahta Hai" with girls."Dil Chahta Hai" released in 2001 with actors Aamir Khan, Saif Ali Khan and Akshaye Khanna in the lead."We are not ignoring girls. We have always had very strong...

15-Jul-2016 Mumbai

'Great Grand Masti': Adult humour overload

"Gaon mein wow.""Maska pav.""Meeow."These dialogues in the film are inane, and so is the film. But then, that is what "Great Grand Masti" is all about. A silly, frivolous film.Constructed on the familiar template of the "Masti" series, "Great Grand Masti"...

02-May-2016 Imphal

Curfew in Manipur town after arson, clashes

Indefinite curfew was clamped on Monday in a town in Manipur following clashes between residents and followers of a self-styled godman, in which many people were injured and vehicles were damaged.Imphal East District Magistrate M. Joy ordered the curfew at Wangkhei...

26-Jan-2016 Imphal

67th Republic Day : Republic Day celebrated in Manipur without incident

The 67th Republic Day was celebrated in all nine districts of Manipur on Tuesday without any major untoward incident despite boycott calls and general strikes.The call for boycott and dawn-to-dusk shutdown was given by the banned underground militant organisations,...

19-Dec-2015 Imphal

2015: When peace continued to elude Manipur

The year just ending was another of violence and more violence in Manipur, one of the most troubled states in India's northeast.In a place where militancy never seems to abate, there was little to cheer, with Naga insurgents massacring 20 soldiers in Chandel...

27-Aug-2015 Mumbai

Would love to be a dance teacher: Alia Bhatt

Actress Alia Bhatt, who was last seen in "Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya", says if given the opportunity, she would "love" to be a dance teacher or an acting teacher."...I would love to be one. Like a dance teacher or acting teacher, but not a History or Geography...

08-Aug-2015 Imphal/New Delhi

Okram Ibobi Singh meets Modi, Rajnath; seeks Naga accord copy

Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh on Saturday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Rajnath Singh in New Delhi, seeking a copy of the recently signed Naga peace accord.Ibobi Singh met Modi at his residence at 7, Race Course Road in...

04-Aug-2015 Imphal

Won't accept Naga peace accord if Manipur affected: Okram Ibobi Singh

Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh on Tuesday said his government will not accept the peace accord signed between the central government and NSCN-Isak-Muivah if it alters the boundaries of Manipur."We welcome the peace accord signed between the central...

02-Aug-2015 Manipur

Manipur floods: Waters receding but life hit

Even as the central government rushed in the National Disaster Relief Force (NDRF), thousands of people in Manipur's Thoubal and Chandels districts are trying to come to grips with life in relief camps after their houses were submerged by flood waters.Water-filled...

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