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After Manipur University National Sports University set to be in doldrums

By Yambem Laba After Prof.Pndey of MU now seems to bethe turn of Dean Acharya of the NSU. The recently nation’s gift to Manipur for its prowess in the field of Sports namely the National Sports University(NSU) seems poised on its starting blocks for .....

Big Data and Manipur Governance: The Sangai Festival Now

By Amar Yumnam Earlier we use to talk of data as only numbers. Now that perception is undergoing change fast for good. With this the powerful emergence of social media as significant communication and social perception tools has also dawned on the worl.....

Kwatha –“looks for a hope in face of despair”

By Keisham Kishan Kwatha is a place where every Meitei would love to visit once in their lifetime .It was quite unknown to younger generation. Thanks to social media facebook page –“ Roots for freedom” and work hard of the Kwatha’s people, it is well .....

Soul Whipping

By Thiam Ningol, Dr. Nalini, Africa “Harder, sonny boy harder”-Michael was telling his 6 years old son. “You cry, silly old man”- Patrick was shouting at Bakari while whipping. The pink meat under his black skin was bleeding red blood. Every tim.....

Scaramouche, Fandango, Galileo, Figaro and Mamma Mia!

By Ningombam Captain Film: Bohemian Rhapsody Director: Bryan Singer Release date: 2/11/2018 Rating: 3.5 out of 5 Imagine a large movie theater showing a film that has just arrived, with surround sound in front of the 90-odd cushion padded s.....

Bamboo Flower, a novel – Part 22

By Akendra Sana “Bamboo Flower”, serialized here, is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places and incidents are either the product of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously and any resemblance to any actual person, living or dead, events.....

Neo-exogamy: Dialectical relationship between fantasy and mode of production

By Ibomcha In the recent past, Kanglei society has witnessed a new form of exogamy quite distinct from the ones we had known earlier in its context. Here, I am referring to our eligible young women and men getting married outside the community, prefera.....

Pukning Pothasang: Women Mental Health

By Dr. Mona Nongmeikapam A family friend was complaining how his wife “lost her marbles after her menopause”. It is also quite common amongst family or friends to mutter not to mess with someone around “that time of the month” because they tend to be v.....

Common make up mistakes and how to avoid them

By Shahnaz Husain Everybody makes mistakes, but make-up lovers definitely need a bit more practice as they seem to happen at the worst possible moment like when you’re running late for a kitty party . Women, have good instincts when it comes to .....

The Church and the Society in North East

By John S. Shilshi The North-east region of India is one of the corners where Christians have significant presence. Being small states barring Assam, their numbers may not be that dominating, but at least in a few states, Christians are the dominant re.....

Tulihal Bn celebrates Ningol Chakkouba

IMPHAL| Nov 10 Tulihal Battalion of 9 Sector Assam Rifles celebrated Ningol Chakkouba with local women at Tulihal and Mayang Imphal Company Operating Base on November 9, said a release from IGAR (South). A total of 40 Meira Paibis and ladies from va.....

Coaching camp conducted by URA Trust concludes

UKHRUL| Nov 10 The two-month free coaching camp conducted by URA Trust which commenced from September 9 concluded today. Altogether, 50 students coming from economically disadvantage were selected for the said camp after a preliminary selection test.....

Whither the National Sports University

By Yambem Laba The National Sports University’s Foundation Stone was earlier laid this year with much fanfare by Narendra Modi Prime Minister of India in tow with Col.Rajyavendra Singh Rathore the Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports and the Man.....

The glamorous Maniac and their new single

By Ningombam Captain Fly High Artist: Maniac Genre: Alternative rock Length: 4 mins 31 secs Release date: 8 November, 2018 Rating: 3 out of 5 Melomaniac. Sounds quite dandy, doesn’t it? And a melomaniac is a person (or a dog) inordina.....

Bamboo Flower, a novel – Part 21

By Akendra Sana “Bamboo Flower”, serialized here, is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places and incidents are either the product of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously and any resemblance to any actual person, living or dead, event.....

Going to be a father

By Thiam Ningol, Dr. Nalini, Africa “Doctor ! Help me. My leg is hurting”. While the doctor was preparing to go for his morning round, a nurse attendant was running towards the doctor’s office shouting “Doctor, emergency, doctor emergency, hurry ple.....

Book Review: Is that even a country, Sir! Journeys in Northeast India by Train, Bus and Tractor

By Chitra Ahenthem Title: Is that even a country, Sir! Journeys in Northeast India by Train, Bus and Tractor By Anil Yadav Translated by Anurag Basnet Published by: Speaking Tiger Non Fiction: Travel/Memoir/Politics; 247p Rating: 3/5 .....

The Karen People’s Pursuit for Survival in Northern Thailand

By Jiten Yumnam An uphill winding road amidst lush green thick forest in Northern Thailand led us to the Huay E-Khang Village, bounded by Rice fields and wooden thatched houses. The village inhabited by the Karen people, a major indigenous people of .....

How pollution is affecting your beauty in a bad way

By Shahnaz Husain With toxic air containing smoke, acid , soot and other pollutant crossing the danger mark at major cities in India ,pollution has become buzzword now a days . The air pollution in Metro cities is not just bad for your lungs, it can.....

Ningol Chakoba

By Thiyam Ningol, Dr. Nalini, Africa Judge Arman loved accuracy. Always all the files on his office table were sorted properly and kept in the appropriate trays. All the correspondence papers, which arrived to his office, were attended promptly. S.....

Judgment In Fake Encounter Case: Setting A Much-Needed Precedent?

By Yambem Laba Major General AK Lal, Colonel Thomas Matthew, Colonel RS Sibiren, Captain Dilip Singh, Captain Jagdeo Singh, Naik Albindar Singh and Naik Shivendar Singh have been given life sentences by a Summary General Court Martial of the Indian Arm.....

A cry for survival visavis An appeal for unity

By Radhabinod Koijam 31st October 2018 is a memorable day. This will remain as an epoch making day in the annals of modern Manipur. It was on this day that Manipur rose as one for protection and safety of its integrity - historical, social, cultural, e.....

Book review: Love and nostalgia for roots in 18 tales

By Chitra Ahenthem Title: Ramu Prasad’s Angel Author: Tayenjam Bijoykumar Singh Published by: Partridge India Fiction: Short Stories, 162 pages. Rating: 3.50/5 stars Book summary: Intricately woven stories in this collection are as va.....

Beauty Tips to Get Gorgeous Glow this Diwali

By Shahnaz Husain The run up to Diwali is just a week away and our preparations in terms of gifts,diyas and sweets are already rolling. The days running up to Diwali are more hectic than wedding season in terms of cleaning , shopping ,house decor.....

Bamboo Flower, a novel – Part 20

By Akendra Sana “Bamboo Flower”, serialized here, is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places and incidents are either the product of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously and any resemblance to any actual person, living or dead, events.....

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Congress leaders inspect ICP, consultation meet held

MOREH| Nov 19 Former chief minister of Meghalaya and CWC member of All India Congress Committee (AICC), Dr. Mukul Sangma today visited Moreh and personally inspected the Integrated Check Post (ICP) located at the Indo-Myanmar border near the town. H.....

ZRO VP and colleagues express desire to bring changes in organisation

CHURACHANDPUR | Nov 19 Vice-president of Zomi Revolutionary Organisation (ZRO), Calvin H and his cabinet colleague has expressed their desire to bring major changes in the organisation in a press conference held at his residence located at Dorcas Veng,.....

AR condemns TSA’s claims

IMPHAL | Nov 19 Assam Rifles has condemned the alleged claims of secretary of Thadou Students’ Association (TSA), Michael Lamjathang Haokip, of being man handled by Assam Rifles troops, as published in various newspapers on November 17 and November 18......

TI-GHQ condemns physical assault on secretary general of TSA-GHQ

KANGPOKPI | Nov 19 The Thadou Inpi-General Headquarters vehemently condemned the alleged physical assault meted out to the secretary general of the Thadou Students Association-General Headquarters by Assam Rifles personnel at Sita Lamkhai Check Post, T.....

Social welfare minister releases gospel visual album

KANGPOKPI | Nov 19 Social welfare and cooperation minister, Nemcha Kipgen released a gospel visual album at Kangpokpi District Headquarters. The gospel visual album named ‘Vanchoi Ngai Um’ produced in loving memory of (L). Ng. Hatneibem alias Bebem .....


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