IFP Articles

Seek justice without inconveniencing the public

By John S. Shilshi Deep down our system, there is something seriously wrong and rotten that every time a major crime takes place in the state, the incident is immediately followed by formation of Joint Action Committee (JAC) – basically to protest agai.....

VIP: The servant who turned traitor

By:Sanjenbam Jugeshwor Singh India’s VIP culture forget Abraham Lincoln’s definition of democracy-“Government of the People, by the People, for the People”. What is telling about the directive is the VIP mentality that has become part of the DNA of Ind.....

Determination - Part 12

By Thiyam Ningol Dr. Nalini (Africa) The nail had hit the nucleus. Grace realized the sudden interest of Lucy in her and Arnold was not co incidental. Lucy knew Arnold very well. That showed that Arnold had contacted Alex and Lucy despite her warnin.....

Param Vir Chakra Awardees ‘Wall Of Valour’ To Be Instituted In Universities

By Col Anil Bhat, Vsm(Retd) Inspired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to help create consciousness about the nation’s real heroes and spread a spirit of respect for them, Minister of Human Resource Development Prakash Javadekar and Minister of State for.....

Amazing Beauty Benefits Of Sea Sal

By Shahnaz Husain Sea Salt is naturally found in sea water and accounts for about 3. 5 percent of the world’s oceans. Originally, it is colorless, odorless and translucent , having a distinct and characteristic taste. Sea Salt is also found in diffe.....

Some Chase Goal Some Hunt Goal

By Olivia Gurumayum.....

War with Climate

By Olivia Gurumayum Greta Thunberg, 15 year old activist from Sweden and her movement “School strike for climate” spread the news globally. In her speech in COP24 Katowice she says “you say you love your children above all else and yet you are steali.....

Some basics that many people ignored

“Education is not preparation for life: education is life itself.” By Olivia Gurumayum Education is derived from the Latin word educare which literally means to ‘bring up’ and is connected with the verb ‘educare’ which means to ‘bring forth’. Educat.....

Distress, upset, guilt, anger, scared?

What exactly do you feel at the wake of N. Babysana’s case? By Thoibi, Clinical Psychologist These are questions we should actually ask her friends, classmates, boarding mates including the rest of the students are forcefully subjected to school bei.....

Surgical Strike to Abrogate Article 370

by Dr. R.K. Nimai The move for removing Article 370 in amending the Constitution to do away with the special status of Jammu & Kashmir, by a Presidential order on 5th August, 2019 was a surgical strike. There was an inkling that something big is going .....

Status of Manipuri Women & Crime against them

By: Sanjenbam Jugeshwor Singh Manipur, a tiny state with an area of 22,327 sq. km in the north-eastern part of India is home to diverse ethnic groups and sub-groups. The sex ratio, according to 2011 census is 934 per 1000 male and has decreased as comp.....

Indian Army’s Heroes In The Battle Of Haifa, 1918

By Anil Bhat Tribute Ceremony, Haifa “Major Singh and the bold Indian soldiers are very dear to us and this centenary celebration is special to us……(Major)Dalpat Singh not only changed the history of my city but the history of the Middle East…We hav.....

Nourishing Homemade Body Wash

By Shahnaz Husain Pampering yourself every now and then is a must. .A recent study shows that 80% of women lacks information about the right products for their hair and skin because they do not precisely understand their skin type and its re.....

Determination – Part 11

By Thiyam Ningol Dr. Nalini (Africa) Alex told the truth-he never ever doubted that the single episode could have made Grace pregnant. He could not and would not forget that moment but as life went on, it had remained as a sweet memory buried deep d.....

Prithiviraj’s Journey Into Tribal Music

By Rajmani Ayekpam In this world of music, pop music is everywhere. Even, young people of today never thought of folk music are scattered here and there around his/her neighborhood. Today’s world of electronic media, pop music tries to overshadow every.....

Book Review : Celestial Bodies by Jokha Alharthi

By Susma Sharma Gurumayum Jokha Alharthi’s book, Celestial Bodies is an Arabic book translated into English by Marilyn Booth. It won the Man Booker International Prize, 2019, quite deservingly. Man Booker International Prize (now International Booker P.....

‘Suicide’ In Children And Adolescents: From View Point of Psychology

By Damini Laitonjam Over the last few decades there have been extensive clinical investigation and increasing attention given to the controversial topic ‘Suicide’, which is a challenge to the existing philosophical principle to nature of life and death.....

The Downside of Khuga Multipurpose Project

By Christina Lalremdik The Khuga Multipurpose project has yet again proven itself to be destructive than beneficial. The change in seasonal rainfall contributed to the exposure of the dam’s failure as farmers across the Khuga Valley embarked upon hunge.....

War with Climate

By Olivia Gurumayum Greta Thunberg, 15 year old activist from Sweden and her movement “School strike for climate” spread the news globally. In her speech in COP24 Katowice she says “you say you love your children above all else and yet you are stealing.....

Sense and Sesibility

By CRY (Child Rights and You) Sense and Sensibility How the police in Manipur are adapting to the evolving challenges posed by trafficking Ravi Singh was part of one of the teams that rescued 128 people just before they were about to be traff.....

Manipur State Drug Policy- Points for Consideration

By Dr. Khomdon Lisam Before I take up the main topic, I would like to invite a reference to the comment of one NGO on the proposed formulation of Manipur State Drug Policy published in the Poknapham Newspaper of dated 21 July 21, 2019 (page 9 column .....

Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act-AFSPA And Rule of Law

By: Sanjenbam Jugeshwor Singh Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA), 1958 is an act of the Parliament of India that grant Special Powers to the Indian Armed Forces, the power to maintain public order in “disturbed areas”. According to the Disturbed.....

Unlearning to be Unhappy

By Miranda Yendrembam Life often throws you a curveball, often hurting you if it catches you totally off guard. So what do we usually do? Well it depends on a number of factor be it the type of personality, how the person is facing the storm, etc. This.....

Determination – Part 10

By Thiyam Ningol Dr. Nalini (Africa) The next day at lunch time, he passed by Grace’s place just to make sure that Grace was really ok. He wore a sunglass and half covered his face with the news paper he was holding. Through the half opened door, he.....

Bamboo Flower, a novel – Part 55 final

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.....

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17-Sep-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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IMPHAL | Sep 16 Chief minister, Nongthombam Biren today launched Digital Payment Services and National Generic Document Registration System in Imphal East district at the DC Complex, Porompat. He also inaugurated various infrastructural projects in .....

17-Sep-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Dijamani’s case transferred to Session Judge Imphal West

IMPHAL | Sep 16 Chief Judicial Magistrate, Imphal West today committed Naorem Rekha’s murdered case, mother of fashion designer Rober Naorem, to Session Judge, Imphal West. The accused Naorem Dijamani, husband of the deceased, was produced before CJ.....

17-Sep-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Let the truth come out: Landhoni’s family

IMPHAL | Sep 16 Regarding the death of Babysana, the family of the school principal has expressed that the school authority also wants the case to be handed over to CBI. A release from the family states further that the public has supported all the .....

‘One country, one language is a strategy to abolish indigenous languages’

IMPHAL | Sep 16 Reacting on the speech of union home minister, Amit Shah’s ‘one country one language’, social activist and advocate, Yendrembam Kiran stated that many indigenous languages in the country have been replaced with Hindi language and the ce.....

17-Sep-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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