Free Press Journal
  • Get back Nirav while returning from your trips: Rahul to PM

    Mendipathar : Taking a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday asked him to bring back absconding diamantaire Nirav Modi “when he returns from his foreign trips”.

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    Manipur killings: SC asks why FIRs against victims

    A division bench of Justices M.B. Lokur and Justice U.U. Lalit said it was “not satisfied” with the progress made by the SIT of the CBI in the investigation.


    New Delhi  : At a time when the government is pushing for a health care plan for Rs 50 crore, a shocking report has come out from Niti Aayog, the government’s policy think-tank, on as many as 16 state and union territories not having any functional cardiac care units (CCUs) in the government hospitals in any districts except the medical college.

  • Sarjubala, Sonia and Sarita bag gold medals

    Rohtak : Former world silver-medallist Sarjubala Devi (48kg), representing Manipur, claimed the gold as well as the best boxer trophy even as the Railways Sports Promotion Board emerged overall champions in the National Women’s Boxing Championships here on Friday.

  • Manipur ambush: Two jawans, one terrorist killed in Chandel

    Chandel (Manipur): At least two security personnel and one terrorist were killed in an ongoing encounter in Chandel’s Sajik Tampak in Manipur. One AK-47, and two unexploded Improvised explosive devices (IEDs) were also recovered. A search operation by 4 Assam Rifles (28 Sector) was launched earlier in the day, where armed terrorists ambushed the Regiment at Chamoli Top at around 05:30 am. Firing is underway. Further details are awaited.

  • Two Assam Rifles jawans killed in IED explosion in Manipur

    Chandel (Manipur): Two Assam Rifles jawans were killed in an IED explosion, while they were patrolling near Manipur’s Chandel, on Monday morning. The jawans were from of 18 Assam Rifles. Further details are awaited. Reportedly, on June 15, an Assam Rifles jawan was killed while four others got injured due to a similar attack carried out against them. A banned terror outfit Revolutionary People’s Front (RPF) had claimed the responsibility of the

  • Jeakson fasted2 days when told to stop football

    New Delhi : Jeakson Singh Thounaojam, who became the first Indian to score a World Cup goal, was so passionate about football even in his childhood that he did not take food for more than two days when his parents told him to stop playing the game and concentrate on his studies.

  • Earthquake of magnitude 4.3 jolts Manipur

    New Delhi: An earthquake of magnitude 4.3 on the Richter scale jolted Manipur on Tuesday morning at around 6 am. The epicentre of the earthquake was Manipur’s Churachandpur district and was located 35 km below the surface of earth. No losses of lives and properties have yet been reported.

  • PM Modi announces `2,350 cr package for flood-hit NE states

    Guwahati : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday announced a total package of Rs 2,350 crore for all north eastern states for mitigating the impact of floods in short and long term basis, and an immediate release of Rs 250 crore for flood-hit Assam.

  • Developments in Bihar ominous for democracy, says Mayawati

    Lucknow : BSP chief Mayawati on Thursday termed the developments in Bihar in the last 24 hours as ominous for democracy and said that the “hunger for more power” was leading the BJP into misusing government machinery and investigative agencies.

  • Manipur cut off as crucial Barak Bridge collapses

    Imphal : The crucial Barak bridge located along the National Highway-102 collapsed this morning, cutting off land-locked Manipur from rest of the country, an official said.

  • Manipur cut off as crucial Barak Bridge collapses

    Imphal: The crucial Barak bridge located along the National Highway-102 collapsed this morning, cutting off land-locked Manipur from rest of the country, an official said. The bridge collapsed when a 10-wheeler goods-laden truck was passing through it, a transport department official said, adding that the structure was in a fragile condition since last night.

  • Irom Sharmila to tie the knot

    Kodaikanal (Tamil Nadu) : Finally, Irom Sharmila, the indefatigable fighter against the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in Manipur, has decided to tie the knot.

  • Rs 131 crore lost in Manipur flood

    Imphal: Manipur suffered a loss of around Rs 131 crore in the floods since cyclone Mora hit the state in late May, a senior officer said here today.

  • Surgical strike was in planning for 15 months: Manohar Parrikar

    Panaji : Former defence minister Manohar Parrikar has said the planning for the September 2016 surgical strikes in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir started in June 2015 after the NSCN-K ambushed an army convoy in Manipur.

  • Heavy rains cause havoc in Manipur

    Imphal : Incessant rains over the past few days has left many parts of Manipur flooded and major rivers flowing above the danger mark.