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Union Budget, 2019-20

By Dr. R.K.Nimai People were expecting the Union Budget for 2019-20 with anticipation as it is the budget being presented by a trained economist, a women finance minister and the first budget of NDA 3, which was returned with a thumping majority, but i.....

Police: A friend or a foe?

By Sanjenbam Jugeshwor Singh Community policing or community-oriented policing is a strategy of policing that focus on building ties and working closely with members of communities. In fact, community policing is philosophy of full service personalized.....

Wakha Villagers Reveal the Colours of the University of Culture

By G. Amarjit Sharma This summer in June 2019 Wakha village in Imphal East (Manipur) had two significant public rituals. The rituals do not merely mean the collective village’s regular religious ritual to bring a good crop and good health in the villag.....

15 July: The Day Some Imas had Revealed the Naked Truth

By Angomcha Bimol Akoijam "On 15 July 2004…some elderly women stripped their clothes in protest…they…more than their naked bodies…uncovered the facades that concealed the fact that life in Manipur has become "bare life", a life that breathes, eats, dri.....

Did BJP win Northeast? Answer is yes and no

By Pradip Phanjoubam June in Guwahati can be oppressively sultry. This is especially so for those who descend and halt in this rapidly growing and congested city from the other hilly states of the Northeast. It was a particularly hot day in the city la.....

Bamboo Flower, a novel – Part 53

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.....

Determination - Part 8

By Thiyam Ningol Dr. Nalini (Africa) Lucy suspected that Bakari was a part of the mystery. He should be having some ideas behind all the games Arnold played with her family. One thing she knew it could have not been a bad intention. Arnold did not d.....

Skin Problems That Arise During Monsoons

By Shahnaz Husain Who doesn’t like the rains? Lush green landscapes, romantic drives, and cosy evenings with loved ones. Can’t get better than this, right? Monsoon showers have arrived to give us respite from the sweltering summer heat and hope t.....

Book Review/ A Prime Minister to Remember Memories of a Military Chief

Konark Publishers Pvt. Ltd. Author: By Admiral Sushil Kumar Pages: 135 in hard cover Price: Rs. 650/- By Anil Bhat India’s post Independence history, which is still not taught in schools and colleges, presents classic examples of how civi.....

ADCC passed Sunday Closed law in Churachandpur. Religious minority persecuted.

By Ginza Vualzong Last Sunday, the trade license of one Chicken seller was torn. One shopkeeper was asked to go to Israel for being a Sabbath. Lamka 12 July 2019 | Ever since the Autonomous District Council, Churachandpur (ADCC) passed the ‘Sunday.....

Migration related social problems

By John S. Shilshi A study conducted by a New Delhi based think tank – North-East support Centre & Helpline in 2011, estimated that roughly around 50 lakhs people from North east states migrate to Delhi NCR and other metropolitan cities of the country.....

Where do You Get Liquor in Imphal? And Why do We Turn a Blind Eye to This Illicit Activity?

By Homen Thangjam I ask these questions as an incident that occurred somewhere in Manipur (circulated on social media) in which “concerned” Meira Paibi destroyed the property of a woman, because she is a Yu-yonbi (female liquor seller), churned my stom.....

Manipur a mirror of Nagaland

By Robert A. Silverstein It is disappointing, but not surprising, that the newly elected member of the Lok Sabha for the Outer Manipur constituency, Dr. Lorho S. Pfoze, in his maiden speech before the members of the Lok Sabha on June 25th, made clear t.....

Bureaucrat Officer: a savior- a scapegoat- a destroyer

By Sanjenbam Jugeshwor Singh The Indian Administrative Service (IAS) is the administrative arm of the All India Services. Considered the premier Civil Service of India, the IAS is one of the three arms of All India Services along with the Indian Police.....

Determination – Part 7

By Thiyam Ningol Dr. Nalini (Africa) He drove for two hours looking for Grace Restaurant. Arnold had not given him any hint of the location. His frustration and anxiety increased. It was already 4 P.M. The streets had become less noisy and deserted......

Bamboo Flower, a novel – Part 52

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.....

The Science of Stink- Dealing With Body Odour this Monsoon ?

By Shahnaz Husain Is excessive sweating in armpits, feet,palm and groin bothering you due to overheating of body in Monsoon ? Unpleasant sweating in peak monsoon season is major cause of embarrassment. sweating is the body’s natural way to re.....

Let Love Be Your Master

By Betterson M Chahongnao Love is the master of all. Peace and harmony are the friends of love. Though they are only three, they are very strong. When love, peace and harmony come together it becomes invincible in the face of:- 1. Egoism 2. S.....

Van mahotsav 2019, celebration of life

By N. Munal Meitei In Manipuri, “Uoo” means tree. This means that if we do not see the trees, we will die and there will be no living being on the earth. Hence tree is life and thus the celebration of trees is the celebration of life. I always remem.....

Digital India-Transforming a new Bharat

By Sanjenbam Jugeshwor Singh Digital India with “POWER TO EMPOWER” motto is a campaign launched by the Government of India in order to ensure the Government’s services are made available to citizens electronically by improved online infrastructure and .....

Determination – Part 6

By Thiyam Ningol Dr. Nalini (Africa) When Alex came back from his trip, he found his old houseboy had resumed his job. Bakari was a good and faithful house boy but Alex got so used to Arnold that without any reason, he felt indifferent towards Bakar.....

Bamboo Flower, a novel – Part 51

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.....

Watermelon Beauty Benefits

By Shahnaz Husain Believed to have originated in South Africa,Watermelons are best during summer months .Watermelon , the coolest fruit needs no introduction. It has been on our list of favorites since we were kids, and it will continue to remain ......

The art of war for CM removal: agitation will not yield; sinking together is different

By Pheiroijam Nando Luwang All of a sudden, a rift has surfaced in the two years old N. Biren led Manipur BJP government with some MLAS and ministers from the party demanding removal of the present CM. The ugly picture among the ruling group ha.....

Human Trafficking: Paradigmatic Understanding

By Vijaylakshmi Brara Everybody knows that human trafficking is induced through poverty of the extreme kind. This poverty can be the result of growing globalisation and marginalisation of weak group of people or countries. It’s been going on from time .....

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Reward for good performance, punishment for illegal acts is the principle: CM

Chief Minister N. Biren Singh hands over award to additional superintendent of police NAB, Thounaojam Brinda

IMPHAL | Jul 16 “Rewards for performing good jobs and punishments for illegal activities is the principle of the present State government,” said chief minister of Manipur, N. Biren Singh today at an Awards Distribution ceremony held in connection with .....

17-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Govt appoints new administrator for IMC

MAHUD Minister Thounaojam Shyamkumar speaks to media person during press conference

IMPHAL | Jul 16 State government today appointed joint secretary of Manipur Administrative Housing and Urban Development (MAHUD), Ksh. Lemba as administrator of Imphal Municipal Corporation (IMC), a day after suspension of IMC for six months. Addres.....

17-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

‘Failed’ candidate revealed as 3rd position holder

THOUBAL| Jul 16 A candidate who reportedly failed to clear the recently conducted BSc Geology Honours Final Semester exam conducted by Manipur University (MU) has been revealed to be the 3rd position holder of the whole State. The concerned candidate .....

Anal leaders prohibit burial

IMPHAL | Jul 16 The Anal community led by its noted leaders from across Anal homeland held a public meeting today at Chandel Christian village in relation to issues surrounding the desecration of former chief of Challong village, D. Thamnok Lamkang’s b.....

Dijamani’s bail plea rejected by court

IMPHAL | Jul 16 Chief Judicial Magistrate, Imphal West has rejected the bail application filed by murder suspect Naorem Dijamani after bail hearing, today. Naorem Dijamani, presently lodged at Sajiwa jail Manipur as a prime suspect in murder of his .....

17-Jul-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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