Daily News Digest : Hueiyen Lanpao – 28 October 2011

Women agitators corner Work Minister at Kpi, asked to grant districthood then and there [Hueiyen Lanpao]

Imphal, October 27: A large number of women agitators detained Works Minister K Ranjit at Kangpokpi Bazar today insisting that the Minister cannot leave without giving his signature on a blank paper to the effect of granting district status to Sadar Hills. The incident occurred at around 3.45 pm today. Minister Ranjit was returning along with […]

Infantry Day – 2011 observed [Hueiyen Lanpao]

Imphal, October 27: GOC 57 Mountain Division Major General Binoy Poonen led other Infantry Officers, JCOs and soldiers in paying homage to the ‘brave sons of India who have made supreme sacrifice in the line of duty’ at the occasion of Infantry Day observance held at Leimakhong today. According to a statement issued by PIB Defence […]

Doctors furious over due salary [Hueiyen Lanpao]

Imphal, October 27: The newly absorbed 282 medical officers and dental surgeons of Manipur Health Services, who were recruited through MPSC, have not been paid their salaries for the last 9 months. Highly agitated over this negligence of the state government, they are all set to approach the High Court. Speaking to media persons at a […]

One shot dead, AR personnel found dead at Kangla Park [Hueiyen Lanpao]Imphal, October 27: Unidentified gunmen shot death a man at Senjam Chirang Maning Leikai, under Sekmai Police station last night, meanwhile, an AR personnel was found death at Kangla Park early this morning. According to police sources, the incident took place at Senjam Chirang Maning Leikai last night at around 10:30 pm. The person is stated […]

Planning Department gets a new building [Hueiyen Lanpao]

Imphal, October 27: The newly constructed building of the Planning Department, with an estimated cost of Rs 2.9 crores was inaugurated by the Chief Minister, O Ibobi at Babupara today. Speaking on the occasion, Chief Minister O Ibobi said that the Planning Department is the only department concerned with the development programmes which will determine the […]

TKS condemns assault on ANSAM President [Hueiyen Lanpao]

Imphal, October 27: Tangkhul Katamnao Shaklong (TKS), an apex students’ body of Tangkhul community, vehemently condemned the physical assault on the ANSAM president Kumo Sha by the Assam Rifles on 24 October, 2011 at Senapati. In a statement, President of TKS Yangmi Khapai asserted that the conduct and behaviour of one accused Major Marathi is unbecoming […]

 

Imphal, October 27: The State Fish fair organized by the Fishery Department on the eve of Ningol Chakkouba, at Hatta Kangjeibung, Palace Compound, today witnessed a scarce supply of Ngaton and Prawn, and many people went away disappointed at not being able to get a taste of these rare indigenous fishes. After the inauguration of the […]

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Daily News Digest : Hueiyen Lanpao – 26 October 2011


UNC alleges SHDDC of coercion [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 25: The United Naga Council (UNC) alleged that supporters of the Sadar Hills District Demand Committee (SHDDC) are forcing educational institutions, Naga villages and other non Kuki villages in Sadar Hills and Saitu sub-division to participate in rallies, economic blockade and other programme for demanding Sadar Hills district against their wishes and desires. […]

Just 19 days work since the inception of MGNREGS to Keirao Makting locals [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Maisnam Karnajit Imphal, October 25: In what could be term as a total failure of MGNREGS in the state, the MGNREGS job card holders of Keirao constituency has been deprived of their rightful work with only 19 days work given to their credit since the inception of the scheme in the state. Inspite of the […]

Chingai, Phaibung electorates overturn UNC’s decision [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Chingai (Ukhrul), Oct 25: The much speculated by-polls to the controversial Autonomous District Council (ADC) has concluded without any untoward incident and recorded a high turnout of voters despite the presence of volunteers deputed by United Naga Council (UNC) to derail the election on Monday. According to the official sources, the ADC by-elections have been […]

773 goods trucks reach Imphal [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 25: As the 72 hours total bandh initiated by the All Naga Students Association, Manipur (ANSAM) ended last night, the 773 goods laden trucks which were stranded in Awang Khul reached here in Imphal today. The goods laden trucks reaching Imphal today include 22 diesel tankers, 6 petrol tankers, 10 kerosene tankers, one […]

ECI assures of conducting election in one go [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 25: The Election Commission of India (ECI) has assured that the forthcoming State Assembly Election will be conducted in one go and there will also be video coverage of all the polling stations in the state. Speaking to media persons at a press conference, Shantikumar Sharma, BJP, Manipur Pradesh, said that in a […]

ANSAM chief assaulted @ Senapati [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, Oct 25: President of All Naga Students Association, Manipur (ANSAM) J. Kumo Sha was reportedly beaten up by personnel of Assam Rifles last night in Senapati. Reports alleged that one Assam Rifles major identified as Major Marathi led a team of AR personnel in the assault. Meanwhile, the ANSAM, Senapati District Students Association (SDSA) […]

Appeal for payment of annual bonus to private sector employees [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 25:  Deputy Labour Commissioner, Government of Manipur E Tomba Singh has issued a notification appealing to all the employers of shops/establishment in private sector for payment of annual bonus before the ensuing Diwali and Ningol Chakkouba festivals. All the employers of shops/establishments, which are covered by the Payment of Bonus Act, 1965, are […]

CEO to probe double voting [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 25: The double voting right which is being enjoyed, illegally by the people of Manipur, both in the hills and plains, for quite a long time, will finally be looked into by the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Manipur. According to official sources from the Manipur State Election Office, the CEO has started […]

RPF casts doubts on surrender programmes [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, Oct 25: The proscribed UG group RPF today expressed their suspicion that the India Government and the state government have been joining hands in organizing fake surrender programmes by producing the same persons and the same weapons again and again in every surrender programmes they had ever organised. In a press statement, Secretary Publicity […]

‘Govt should provide alternative dwelling’ [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, Oct 25:  The dwellers of Lamphel Yaima Leikai who has been displaced of their habitation by the government for the construction of NIT complex and to establish a wetland water body has pressed the state government to provide an alternative arrangement for them to dwell in or give back their deprived places. Speaking at […]

Diwali greetings [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 25: Chief Minister O Ibobi Singh, MP of Lok Sabha Thangso Baite and others have conveyed their greetings to the people of Manipur on the occasion of Diwali, the festival of lights, which is to be celebrated tomorrow. In his message, Chief Minister O Ibobi Singh reminded that Diwali festival commemorates Lord Rama’s […]

KLO/KLA warns Shonmang [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal. October 25: The Kuki Liberation Organization / Kuki Liberation Army (KLO/KLA) on Tuesday has warned a person, who is allegedly attempting to mislead the people in NC Hills, Assam using the name of the group with a motive to break up the organization, to surrender before the group or face the most extreme punishment. […]

CM accused of scuttling talk on Sadar Hills issue [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 25: Former MLA Meinam Bhorot has accused Chief Minister O Ibobi Singh of scuttling the proposed talks between the Government of Manipur and representatives of Sadar Hills Districthood Demand Committee (SHDDC). In a statement, Bhorot said that the people of Manipur who have been reeling under the impact of blockade have been eagerly […]

Gifts presented to differently abled [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 25: Gifts and presents were distributed among differently abled persons on the occasion of the 16th Foundation Day Celebration of the International Handicapped Welfare Mission Manipur held at the Korouhanba Shanglen, Moidangpok, Imphal West, today. The function was graced by MLA K Sharat and Th Gambhir Meitei, Pradhan, Moidangpok Gram Panchayat as Chief […]

Machi Primary Health Centre, Chandel in dire straits [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

Kakching, October 25: The lone Primary Health Centre (PHC) under Machi sub-division of Chandel district has not been able to function properly on account acute lack of necessary infrastructure, thereby causing lot of inconveniences to the people of the area. Although the health centre was inaugurated in on March 7, 2007, there has been no […]

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Daily News Digest : Hueiyen Lanpao – 25 October 2011

SHDDC to intensify blockade [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 24: With the talks between the government and the SHDDC cancelled today as members of the SHDDC failing to turn up as scheduled, the SHDDC has further resolved to continue and intensify the economic blockade. Talks between the government and the SHDDC led by Thakam, VP SHDDC and Tonghen Kipgen, Secretary, SHDDC were […]

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Many condemn bulldozer burning [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 24: The Dailong Village Authority Court, Tamenglong, the District Protection Joint Forum, Tamenglong, and Liangmai Naga Council, Manipur (LNC-M) have strongly condemned the barbaric act of burning down of a bull dozer and an excavator and another dozer being pushed down the gorge in the morning of October 22. In a statement, Secretary, […]

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UGs arrested [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 24: A combined team of Imphal West District Police Commandos, 18 Sikh Regiment and 30 Assam Rifles arrested one active member of UNLF from Iroisemba bridge at around 11.30 am yesterday. In a statement, Senior SP of Imphal West District has identified the arrested UG cadre as Thiyam Robin Singh alias Naobi (28) […]

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Delhi conclave resolves to work for Zeliangrong integration [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Tamenglong, Oct. 24: The first ever Zeliangrong conclave, “ZELIANGRONG 2011″ was held at New Delhi on the 22nd of October, 2011 under the theme “One People, One vision, One Voice”. The conclave was attended by Zeliangrong elites, youth and student leaders, research scholars and professionals besides the members of the “Zeliangrong Naga” Facebook group, which […]

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Monitoring cell for student’s union election constituted [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 24: With a view to bring about a free and fair election in the College Students Union’s election 2011-12, AMSU, MSF, DESAM, KSA, SWAK and SUK have formed a Monitoring Cell of the College Students Union Election 2011-12. Speaking at a press conference, Dipanjit, Secretary General, AMSU said that the Monitoring Cell has […]

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50% marks for TET, a hindrance in quality education : AMSGA [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 24: The Teacher Eligibility Test which was conducted for the recruitment of teachers under the SSA will prove to be a hindrance in trying to bring about quality education in the state, since 50 % weightage for TET is a huge margin, stated O Yaima, Secretary, All Manipur Students Guardians Association (AMSGA). Speaking […]

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CM inaugurates longest bridge of Manipur, frequent change in government hampers development process: O Ibobi [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 24: Chief Minister O Ibobi inaugurated the longest bridge in Manipur at Serou on the Serou Chakpi River under Thoubal district, today. The 253.35 metres long Serou Bridge was built by the Public Works Department under the Special Plan Assistance (SPA)  funding at an estimated cost of Rs 12 crores. The construction work […]

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Backdoor appointments in Assembly Secretariat [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 24: Defiling the sanctity of Manipur Legislative Assembly, many staff have been appointed through the backdoor and the appointment orders are being handed over to the appointed staff at their respective residences instead of displaying on the notice board of the Assembly Secretariat, a highly placed source has disclosed. According to the source, […]

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JAC of govt employees begins cease work strike [ Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, Oct 24: Amid economic blockades and bandhs which have already caused serious problem to the state Government and its subsequent impact to the people of Manipur due to price-hike and scarcity of essential commodities, all the state employees under the aegis of  Joint Administration Council of All Manipur Trade Union and All Manipur Government […]

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NEPO concerned over blockade impact [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 24: North East People’s Organisation (NEPO), Manipur Chapter has expressed serious concern over the hardships being faced by the people on account of the prolonged economic blockade of SHDDC and the counter blockade of UNC. In a statement, Convenor of NEPO Manipur Chapter K Chingkham pointed out that it is the common people […]

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3 bomb attacks in one night [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 25, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 24: Unidentified armed persons reportedly lobbed hand grenades at the private residences of three people at different places last night. In the first incident, a hand grenade was hurled inside the residential compound of one Senjam Mani Singh (53) at Naoremthong Takyel Khumantham Leikai under Lamphel Police Station at around 11.30 pm of […]

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Daily News Digest : Hueiyen Lanpao – 22 October 2011

Central BJP leaders call for dismissal of Ibobi government [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 21: Taking serious note over the prevailing situation in Manipur, Central BJP leaders have come out strongly against the ruling SPF Government in the state and exerted pressure on the Prime Minister to dismiss it at once and bring the State under President’s Rule. In a representation submitted to Prime Minister Dr Manmohan […]

‘The Bet’ bags best play award [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 21: Leimayol Art’s Centre’s ‘The Bet’ has bagged the best play award in the recently held 42nd Short Play Competition for Creative Directors, 2011 organised by the Theatre Centre, Manipur in collaboration with Manipur State Kala Academy, Imphal. The award distribution function of the competition was held today at MDU hall, Yaiskul. The […]

Manipur presently has just 1218 ponies [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 21: The game of polo in its birth place Manipur is likely to vanish in the near future unless urgent steps are taken to conserve Manipuri polo ponies, the magnificent breed of horses. According to Manipur veterinary and animal husbandry sources,the population of the Manipur pony breed has declined to 1218(Livestock Census,2007) against […]

Installation of Central Receiving Centre on hold [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 21: The Central Receiving Centre (CRC) meant for measuring the magnitude of earthquake, which was all set to be installed in Imphal considering the level of earthquake occurrences in the state is now hold. According to a highly reliable source, it has been revealed that the CRC, which has all the sophisticated equipments […]

Food Processing Institute in the state soon [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

N Sanajaoba Meetei Imphal, October 21: The Department of Commerce and Industry is all set to establish a Food Processing Institute at Porompat, Imphal East, the first of its kind in the state. Sources from the Department of Commerce and Industry said that the institute will be located at the District Industries Centre, Porampat. Although […]

Irom Sharmila Solidarity rally winds its way to Kanpur [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 21: The Save Sharmila Solidarity Campaign Rally from Kashmir to Imphal, which was flagged off from Hajratbal, Srinagar on October 16, reached Kanpur last night. Providing an update on the campaign rally from Kanpur, Irom Singjajit, brother of Sharmila informed that on arrival at Kanpur at around 8.40 pm yesterday, members of Servant […]

Seminar held @ Maharaja Bodhachandra College [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 21: The Department of Political Science and History, Maharaja Bodhachandra College, Imphal conducted its first monthly seminar series on the theme of ‘Intellectual history of contemporary times: Ideas & Practices’ at the college premise today. In the seminar, two resource persons namely Dr Homen Thangjam, Assistant Professor in Department of Police Science of […]

ZSU bans Manipuri songs in Tamenglong [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, Oct 21: The ZSU lending full support to the 72 hours bandh called by the All Naga Students Association Manipur (ANSAM) in all the Naga inhabited areas of Manipur, has started pulling down banners and signboards in Tamenglong where the word Manipur is written. Apart from this, all Manipuri songs have been banned in […]

5 Days – Winter Mela kicks off at Kakching Bazar [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Kakching, October 21: A five-day long Ningtham Mela, 2011, which would go on for five days, has been inaugurated from today at the Composite Hall of Kakching Bazar in Thoubal district. The Mela is being organized by Southern Handloom Weavers Development Federation (Kakching Handloom Cluster) under the joint sponsorship of Ministry of Textiles, Government of […]

State Level National Children’s Science Congress 2011 [Hueiyen Lanpao]

October 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

Imphal, October 21: Science Teachers’ Forum, Manipur would be organizing the state level 19th National Children’s Science Congress-2011 from October 22 to 24 at Lalpuithluaii Foundation School, Bungmual in Churachandpur. The event would be supported by NCSTC, DST, Government of India, New Delhi and co-sponsored by Department of Science & Technology, Government of Manipur. In […]