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Ningol Chakkouba : festival of Manipur celebrated across the state

By   /  October 21, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Ningol Chakkouba : festival of Manipur celebrated across the state

Our Correspondent Imphal, Oct. 21 (EMN): Amidst the seasonal drizzling, Ningol Chakkouba—a festival of Manipur during which married sisters and daughters are invited to grand feasts was celebrated across the state with gaiety here today. Ningol means both married and unmarried daughters and Chakkouba means an invitation for a traditional lunch at the parents or […]

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Incessant rain affects normal life in Northeast

By   /  October 21, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Incessant rain affects normal life in Northeast

Agartala/Guwahati, Oct. 21 (IANS): Normal life was badly affected in most parts of the northeastern region due to the incessant rains since Thursday due to a hyperactive depression in the Bay of Bengal, officials said. Officials of India Meteorological Department (IMD) predict that due to the depression, the rains accompanied by a light squall would […]

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Congress ‘defectors’ in Manipur left in the lurch

By   /  October 21, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Congress ‘defectors’ in Manipur left in the lurch

Imphal, Oct.21 (IANS): Manipur opposition leader and former Chief Minister for 15 years Okram Ibobi Singh and other senior Congress leaders are upbeat that six party MLAs who had joined the ruling BJP are left holding empty sacks. The six have been denied ministerial berths and most of them are likely to return to the […]

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CM Biren provides financial assistance to nine skilled self employed

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on CM Biren provides financial assistance to nine skilled self employed

Our correspondent Imphal, Oct. 20 (EMN): Manipur Chief Minister Nongthombam Biren Singh handed over loan worth Rs. 46,50,000 to nine skilled self-employed persons of different districts at Chief Minister’s Secretariat in Imphal on Friday. The assistance ranging from Rs 50,000 to Rs 10 lac. was provided under Manipur State Co-operative Bank Ltd. It may be […]

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No beef ban in M’laya, asserts BJP

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on No beef ban in M’laya, asserts BJP

Shillong, Oct.20 (PTI): The BJP on Friday said there would not be any beef ban in Meghalaya and alleged that the Congress was “misleading” the people on the issue to gain political mileage ahead of the assembly elections next year. The Centre has not imposed any beef ban in Meghalaya, state BJP president Shibun Lyngdoh […]

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BSF officer, attacked by cattle smugglers in Tripura, dies

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on BSF officer, attacked by cattle smugglers in Tripura, dies

Agartala, Oct. 20 (IANS): An officiating Commandant of the Border Security Force (BSF), who was seriously injured in an attack by cattle smugglers in Tripura on Sunday night, succumbed to his injuries on Friday at a hospital in Kolkata, BSF sources here said.

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Annual fish fair cum fish competition held in Manipur

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Annual fish fair cum fish competition held in Manipur

Our Correspondent Imphal, Oct. 20 (EMN): The Annual Fish Fair cum Fish Crop Competition was held in connection with the Ningol Chakkouba festival which is scheduled to be celebrated across the state tomorrow, at Hapta Kangjeibung in Imphal on Friday.

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Police mirror of the govt. — Manipur CM

By   /  October 19, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Police mirror of the govt. — Manipur CM

Our Correspondent Imphal, Oct. 19 (EMN): The 125th Anniversary celebration of Manipur Police was held at the 1st Battalion Manipur Rifles parade ground on Thursday. Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh was the chief guest and was attended by Deputy Chief Minister Yumnam Joykumar, Ministers, MLAs, top civil, police, paramilitary and army officers. Speaking on […]

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Man gets 10 yrs jail for raping daughter in Mizoram

By   /  October 19, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Man gets 10 yrs jail for raping daughter in Mizoram

Aizawl, Oct. 19 (PTI): A court in Mizoram’s Champhai district has sentenced a man to 10 years rigorous imprisonment for raping his 11-year-old daughter.Additional District and Sessions Judge of Champhai district R Vanlalena yesterday convicted Lalhriattluanga of Vanzau village and also imposed a fine of Rs 9,000 on him.The judge said the evidence against the

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RNPC demands immediate explanation from RNSU

By   /  October 19, 2017  /  Region  /  Comments Off on RNPC demands immediate explanation from RNSU

Dimapur, Oct. 19 (EMN): The Rengma Naga Peoples’ Council (RNPC) strongly condemns the statement made by the student bodies ‘proposed demand of Greater Nagalim by NSCN (IM)’, without the consultation of the Apex Body, thereby confusing and misleading the people.

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