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Christchurch shooting: One incident, many lessons

By John S. Shilshi In security parlance it is said that there is no place safe or unsafe for human beings. It is also said that there are no fences possible to prevent human beings with evil intents. What the world just saw in Christchurch, New Zealand.....

“Medals from E-Waste”-in 2020 Tokyo Olympic

By Sanjenbam Jueshwor Singh In every four years, the host Country of the Olympic Games revels in the Global spotlight for sixteen days. While few Countries are able to create a lasting imprint once the games are over. Japan has a unique plan to change .....

Meetei tribe bears more tribal characters among the indigenous people of Manipur

By Dr. Thangjam Ranjit Meetei Community is one of the main tribes of Manipur and North East India and possesses all the characteristic of becoming a tribe living in permanent society. Though, the majority of Meetei population embraces Hindusim/Vaishnov.....

The Beckoning New Magaimai Village of Senapati District Manipur

By Mamta Lukram Along the Paren Road, Seanpati District of Manipur, getting down 8/9 km, is located the New Magaimai Village, established in 1995, inhibited by Maram tribe with 50 households and approximate total population of 300. The sex ratio is fav.....

Generation gap

By Thiyam Ningol, Dr. Nalini, Africa Philip Rweyemamu was 23 yrs old when he went to London to study international law. He hailed from a chiefdom in a remote village. He came to London with high hopes, future dreams and challenge of becoming a famous, .....

Catapults, molotov cocktails, and music!

(Tapta in comparison and contrast - III) By Ningombam Captain Tools used in extreme forms of political protests are not limited to stones or slingshots or molotov cocktails only; some use music - not the soft and easy-listening ones of course, but t.....

Bamboo Flower, a novel – Part 38

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.....

Holi Skin and Hair Care Tips

By Shahnaz Husain Holi Hai!! The vibrant festival of colors of happiness is just around the corner. Barely a few days are left before you head to play joyfully and get dirty in colour game. The Holi fever has set it and it is the time .....

A Cold-Blooded Killer-“E-WASTE”

By Sanjenbam Jueshwor Singh We all have been talking about “ENVIRONMENTAL Problems and Ecological Imbalance ”like, Global warming, Water pollution, soil pollution, Air pollution, Noise pollution, Ozone layer depletion etc. due to deforestation, Indu.....

Menopause

By Thiyam Ningol, Dr. Nalini, Africa Harieth had been working as Bakari’s secretory for more than 25 years. She loved her profession and was proud of it. She admired her Boss and tried her best to keep pace with the workload. Because of the na.....

Bamboo Flower, a novel – Part 37

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.....

Modi’s 18 months to resolve Naga issue, yet completing his tenure without disclosing ‘Contents’ of ‘Framework Agreement’

By Oken Jeet Sandham It all started with Prime Minister Narendra Modi announcing soon after assuming his office to resolve the Naga political issue within 18 months. But he surprised the world when he did not touch the Naga political issue while addres.....

Bedtime Beauty Hacks to Look Young

By Shahnaz Husain Quality sleep helps revitalize body , mind and improves our mood .Sleep is key to feeling and looking youthful.Sleep does wonders to feel refreshed,protecting health , immune system to look gorgeous and rejuvenated .The wrinkle.....

Mee Manukhang Will Not Be Televised

(Tapta in comparison and contrast - II) By Ningombam Captain Tapta successfully changed the generic taste of music for the regular Manipuri audience. He showed us, with proof, that Manipuri songs need not sound like the conventional radio-friendly h.....

Hon'ble Gonvernor's Void Ordinance

(A Non-Political Legal Opinion) By L. Ibomcha Singh The joy We had on hearing the news of the promulgation of an Ordinance by the Hon’ble Governor of Manipur to contain the mob violence in the State was shattered and short-lived on seeing the text o.....

“Scientific Temper”-a need for all

By Sanjenbam Jugeshwor Singh. Education is the foundation for Scientific and technological advancement and personal training of human beings. In the midst of overall anxiety of modernization drive, education especially Science Education should automati.....

Neighbour

By : Thiyam Ningol, Dr.Nalini, Africa She knew that she was right but she never knew that she was damn right. She sat down and tried to recollect all the past evidences which made her come to the conclusion of phoning the police. Her neighbour lo.....

Bamboo Flower, a novel – Part 36

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.....

Bad Boy Eats the Yellow Snow

(Tapta in comparison and contrast - I) By Ningombam Captain I don’t mean to strike down clichés but Tapta is metaphorically, water. Everybody loves water. Am I making a nonsensical hypothesis? Maybe I am, but hey, I’m a fan of Frank Zappa, what more.....

An Eyesore to a Colourful Ceremonial Display

By John S.Shilshi Among the beautiful traditions that all uniform forces, including the Civil Police follow, the ceremonial parades on occasions of significance hold special place. Therefore, great deals of effort are invested in the preparation so tha.....

Treatment Of Spatial Inequality and the Principle of Constitutional Political Economy: Is Democracy Under Threat

By Amar Yumnam The Constitution of any country serves multiples of functions. These functions are not only in multiples but also vary depending upon the contextual realities – social, economic, institutional and geographic - of the country concerned. B.....

"Mathematics - Nature & Society"

By Sanjenbam Jugeshwor Singh. We generally heard a very common word among our Manipuri society that a person who led a clean & peaceful life even if he is not literate that his calculation is very precise (Mahak asi lairik heitrasu angkadi yam kuppani).....

Why it matters how Manipur became a state

Only a sustained and imaginative policy can purge the region of its oppressive culture of protest By Pradip Phanjoubam The Indian republic turned 69 on January 26. Five days earlier, on January 21, Manipur also commemorated its 47th year as an India.....

Destiny

By Thiyam Ningol, Dr. Nalini, Africa “Where and when did we go wrong”- James asked his wife Martha. James and Martha were happily married couple. Friends and neighbours envied them. James worked as an accounts clerk and Martha, as a primary schoo.....

Ancient Beauty Secrets That Still Work Today

By Shahnaz Husain People around globe spend billions dollar for countless beautifying products every year. The media is full of new commercial advertisements each day promoting costly beauty products. containing parabens, sulfates, dyes, prese.....

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Rahul Gandhi assures protection of identity of Manipuris

Rahul Gandhi assures protection of identity of Manipuris

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EEFVAM prepares to launch agitations for delivering justice to fake encounter victims

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IMPHAL | Mar 20 “Extra Judicial Execution Victim Families Association Manipur (EEVFAM) along with civil voluntary organisations will launch intense forms of agitations for delivering justice to fake encounters victims.” This was stated by general se.....

21-Mar-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Guv, CM and Speaker greet on Yaoshang

IMPHAL | Mar 20 On the occasion of Yaoshang festival, state top officials Governor Najma Heptullah and chief minister Nongthombam Biren Singh and Speaker Yumnam Khemchand has extended their heartiest greetings to the people of Manipur. Governor on h.....

AMBA president resigns

IMPHAL | Mar 20 President, All Manipur Bar Association, senior advocate, H. Chandrajit Sharma today submitted his resignation letter to the association over allegations of professional misconduct reportedly raised against him. A resignation letter i.....


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