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Neglected Green Gold

Neglected Green Gold

🕔04:29, 19.Sep 2014

Bamboo, commonly known as poor man’s timber, has now gained the epithet ‘green gold’. One could find it hard to believe, but it has been proven that bamboo survived the atomic devastation of Hiroshima in 1945. The plant provided the

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Two including former TSL president killed in devastating Ukhrul blast

Two including former TSL president killed in devastating Ukhrul blast

🕔04:26, 19.Sep 2014

Public mourn mayhem, TSL responds with 12-hour bandh UKHRUL, September 18: Former president of Tangkhul Shanao Long (TSL), the apex Tangkhul women organisation, AS Dinah and her college-going niece were killed while a shopkeeper and his son were grievously wounded

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Arrested members released, JCILPS to hold talk with govt today

Arrested members released, JCILPS to hold talk with govt today

🕔04:23, 19.Sep 2014

IMPHAL, September 18: Preliminary talks with the State on the implementation of the Inner Line Permit System in the State will be conducted tomorrow at 2pm, said JCILPS co-convenor Ibotombi Khuman today. A team of 12 members of the JCILPS

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HC directs State, Centre to pay for fake encounters

HC directs State, Centre to pay for fake encounters

🕔04:19, 19.Sep 2014

IMPHAL, September 18: The High Court of Manipur, has directed the Manipur government and Union of India, represented by Home secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs, the respondents in two fake encounter cases, to pay compensation of Rs. 5 lakhs each

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Bihar govt officials meet non-local students, advise them to concentrate on career

Bihar govt officials meet non-local students, advise them to concentrate on career

🕔04:14, 19.Sep 2014

IMPHAL, September 18: Following the unfortunate incident at the hostel mess of the National Institute of Technology (NIT) in Langol on September 11, two high ranking Bihar government officials who arrived in Imphal yesterday interacted with students hailing from outside

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Truce between NSCN (IM) and Union govt. is not valid in the State: CPI

Truce between NSCN (IM) and Union govt. is not valid in the State: CPI

🕔04:11, 19.Sep 2014

IMPHAL, September 18: The truce signed between the NSCN (IM) and the Union government some years ago cannot be extended to the State even if the Naga outfit has spread a wrong message to the people in the hill areas

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Sit in protest at Kwakta against students’ assault

Sit in protest at Kwakta against students’ assault

🕔04:08, 19.Sep 2014

BISHNUPUR, September 18: Reacting against an alleged assault of some students of Moirang Multipurpose Higher Secondary School on September 17 by a group from Moirang, a sit in protest was staged today at Kwakta Bazar. The students and locals participating

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“Thanga public find alternative to fishing in rural tourism”

“Thanga public find alternative to fishing in rural tourism”

🕔04:06, 19.Sep 2014

IMPHAL, September 18: The people of Thanga have groomed themselves to the ways of rural tourism as an alternative means of survival ever since the State government started dismantling and evacuating fishers dwelling huts on Laktak Lake. Encouraging this trend,

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Many condemn and condole Ukhrul blast

Many condemn and condole Ukhrul blast

🕔04:02, 19.Sep 2014

IMPHAL, September 18: Many have condemned the September 17 evening bomb blast at Ukhrul town which left two dead and others injured. The United Naga Council, Naga Women’s Union and the All Naga Students’ Association have issued a joint press

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CM condoles Ukhrul blast announces Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia

CM condoles Ukhrul blast announces Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia

🕔03:59, 19.Sep 2014

IMPHAL, Sept 18: State Chief Minister Okram Ibobi SIngh strongly condemned yesterday’s Ukhrul blast. A statement from the LO (press) to the Chief Minister said the Chief Minister strongly condemned the tragic incident involving killing of two innocent persons and

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