Radio-tagged Amur falcon heads for Northeast India from China

India, Oct. 22 -- A radio-tagged female Amur falcon (Falcon amurensis) named Longleng which had reached her breeding area in northern China in May for the third time since in 2016, is on her way to he... Read More

First comic textbooks for primary classes in India released in Manipur

India, Oct. 21 -- The education department in Manipur is planning to introduce textbooks in comic form for primary classes (Classes I to V) in the state from the next academic sessions, said Education... Read More

Ahead of Amur falcons' roosting season, Manipur district bans air guns for birds' safe passage

India, Oct. 6 -- The district authority in Manipur's Tamenglong has ordered immediate ban on all air guns and directed residents to deposit them to the village authorities to give safe passage to Amur... Read More

Earthquake hits Manipur; no reports of damage or loss of lives

India, Oct. 3 -- An earthquake hit the Northeastern state of Manipur around noon, according to Indian Meteorological Department's preliminary locations report of the earthquake. The earthquake struck... Read More

Manipur forest department penalizes PWD for felling tree, asks to plant 20 saplings

India, Sept. 30 -- Manipur Forest Department has directed the officials of Public Works Department to plant 20 saplings for felling a tree in Imphal last Friday. The Division Forest Officer (Central ... Read More

Manipur plans to legalise cannabis for 'medicinal and industries' purposes: Biren Singh

India, Sept. 22 -- Manipur's Chief Minister Nongthombam Biren Singh has said his government is planning to legalise cannabis for medicinal and industrial purposes. The chief minister said during a pr... Read More

No school bags day for class 1-8 students in Manipur on working Saturday

India, Sept. 5 -- Manipur government is all set to introduce 'No school bag Day' for students studying in class I-VIII in all the private, government aided and government schools in the state on every... Read More

Manipur to rename Imphal airport after Bir Tikendrajit

India, Aug. 26 -- Manipur's Legislative Assembly on Monday resolved to rename Imphal international airport after local hero Bir Tikendrajit, who fought valiantly against the British. A resolution was... Read More