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Modi inaugurates eight projects in Manipur

Modi inaugurates eight projects in Manipur

Imphal Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated eight projects during his one-hour visit to Manipur on Friday. He also laid the foundation stones of four other projects which will be constructed at an estimated cost of Rs 1,500 crore. Despite a boycott call given by some insurgent outfits, there was a[Read More…]

Manipur university to reopen on Thursday after 85 days

Manipur university to reopen on Thursday after 85 days

Closed for 85 days, the Manipur University will reopen on Thursday, said M. Dayamon, president of Manipur University Students Union. Dayamon clarified that the strike is being suspended temporarily as the Union HRD Ministry accepted all conditions of the university community. The Manipur University Teachers Association and Manipur University Staff[Read More…]

Manipur Cabinet passes resolution for NRC

Manipur CM promises loans to women street vendors

Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh on Wednesday promised soft loans to thousands of women street vendors who have taken over virtually all the footpaths and other available space in Imphal. “This will enable the women vendors to earn livelihood through some other means of earning, far away from the[Read More…]

President Kovind to visit Assam, Arunachal, Manipur

President Kovind to visit Assam, Arunachal, Manipur

President Ram Nath Kovind will embark on a four-day visit to the north-eastern states of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh and Manipur from November 19. This will be Kovind’s first visit to the northeast after becoming the President, an official statement said. While the President will participate in the valedictory function of[Read More…]

Iron Lady of Manipur Irom Sharmila, soon to get married

Iron Lady of Manipur Irom Sharmila, soon to get married

The Iron Lady of Manipur, Irom Sharmila will soon get married to her long-term partner Desmond Coutinho, who is a British citizen, said reports. Sharmila is known for her fierce resistance against the Armed Forces Act in Manipur. Human rights activist Sharmila, on 5 November 2000, began a hunger strike[Read More…]

Torrential rains floods Manipur

Many parts of Manipur have been flooded due to heavy in the past two days. The Imphal Valley has been affected by the torrential rains. As per reports, a part of the Imphal riverbank collapsed at Bashikhong in Imphal East district creating panic among the people, said officials of flood[Read More…]

Narendera Modi is a messenger of god: N Biren Singh

Narendra Modi is a messenger of God: N Biren Singh

To mark three years of Narendra Modi-led NDA government, Chief Minister, N Biren Singh, inaugurated a three-day State-wide publicity campaign ‘MODI fest’ at Iboyaima Entangle, Imphal. While according a status of God to PM, he said, “Narendra Modi is a messenger of God who implemented various developmental and welfare schemes[Read More…]

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