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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 .....

Bleak Future of Manipur

By Dr. R.K.Nimai Manipur has come out from Overdraft (OD) after receipt of the share of central taxes and a sum for some specified works. The state is just above the water and with the payment of salary and pension on the 1st of July it will again go t.....

The Imbroglio surrounding Catholic Schools

By John S. Shilshi What could be more bizarre than an organisation with avowed objective of emancipating people from all forms of discrimination declaring public curfew in and around schools where thousands of children are studying? Strange though it m.....

Teachers-Students relation for a better Education

By Sanjenbam Jugeshwor Singh Successful teachers are those that have the ability to maximize the learning potential of all students in their class. Developing positive relationship between a teacher and students is a fundamental aspect of quality teach.....

Determination – Part 5

By Thiyam Ningol Dr. Nalini (Africa) The whole night she lay awake. She never dreamt of such a moment. He had changed a lot in his appearance-became very mature, far more fatter then she imagined, and above all very graceful. If the announcer had no.....

Post-Election Scenario: BJP government in the State is in for a jolt

By Yambem Laba The die has been casted. Manipur now has a BJP Member of Parliamment duly elected to the Lok Sabha.And the Naga People’s Front(NPF) has also opened their innings having won the Outer Manipur Parliamentary Constituency.The BJP man Dr.R.K......

Eat for Beauty

By Shahnaz Husain Beauty is a sign of health.You are what you eat. The key to looking beautiful lies in your daily diet .Our skin reflects our diet almost immediately. If we consume fatty, sugary, and processed foods, our skin is likely to react by b.....

Bamboo Flower, a novel - Part 50

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.....

The breakup of Traffic Jam – the ugly truth

By Ginza Vualzong Why do all the great bands have to break up? Why can’t they continue to play without breaking up is the wish of any rock band fans. It’s sad but true! One of the greatest bands from the North East India – Traffic Jam has broken up. Be.....

Re-criminalising Adultery

By Dr. R.K. Nimai After the five-Judge Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court which on 27th September, 2018 struck down Section 497 of the IPC as unconstitutional in Joseph Shine versus the Union of India, Writ petition (Criminal) No. 194 of 2017; many .....

Rising Tide: Ascension Of State-Regional Political Parties

By Salikyu Sangtam With the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government in for its second term, it looks like the writing is on the wall for Indian National Congress (INC) and its United Progressive Alliance (UPA) for the coming years. An immense per.....

Determination – Part 4

By Thiyam Ningol Dr. Nalini (Africa) After 2 months, Grace had managed to rent a room for herself, 5 thousand shillings a month. Mary lent her the money to pay the advance payment sum for 3 months, the agreement with the land lord. The room was so s.....

Bamboo Flower, a novel – Part 49

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.....

Enhance Beauty With Yoga

By Shahnaz Husain There is popular saying “beauty is an inside job”. Good health and beauty are two sides of the same coin. Unless you are healthy from the inside, you cannot reflect true beauty. You do not have to be born beautiful. You can acquire i.....

Manipur University of Culture: Need to uphold Wakha Villagers Rights

By Jiten Yumnam The Wakha village in Imphal East District in Manipur features in media recently again for another development onslaught on an indigenous peoples’ land with historical and cultural significance. Media establishments highlighted comment.....

Our Society’s Invisible Workforce: Domestic Workers

By Tara Manchin Hangzo There is a sudden surge of women engaged in domestic works in Manipur. With the numbers of women /girls joining the workforce and engaged in livelihood outside of home there is greater demand for domestic workers to help lessen t.....

What ails Manipur Women Football?

By Dr. R.K. Nimai From the time women football was started in India under an initiative of a separate federation for women football in the seventies, Manipur had been participating with success. Manipur was one of the strongest team then, competing wit.....

Juvenile Delinquency-Causes & Corrective measures

By Sanjenbam Jugeshwor Singh Juvenile delinquency also known as juvenile offending is the act of participating in unlawful behaviors as minors (Juvenile i.e. individual younger than the statuary age of majority). Most legal prescribe specific procedure.....

Determination – Part 3

By Thiyam Ningol Dr. Nalini (Africa) She had seen more than enough in the past 5/6 hrs. That was not the life style she had come looking for. She knew she couldn’t hang around there longer. She would be spotted by the captain as he did last night. S.....

Bamboo Flower, a novel – Part 48

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.....

Skin Care Essentials for Dry Skin

By Shahnaz Husain Dry skin, also called xerosis is caused by ageing, genetics, heridity factors ,sun damages, environmental factors,lack of hydration and moisture etc .There are many other reasons also why skin becomes dry but If left untre.....

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State cabinet approves ‘Stand-Up Manipur’ scheme

IMPHAL | Oct 12 The State Cabinet today approved the ‘Stand Up Manipur’ scheme under the existing Start Up Manipur Scheme. The scheme will provide subsidy and soft loans to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, OBC, Women and Minorities of the State for se.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter
13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

RN Ravi to meet Naga representatives on Oct 18

IMPHAL I Oct 12 The Government of India representative and interlocutor for the Naga peace talks, RN Ravi, who is also the Governor of Nagaland will hold a consultative meeting with the “primary stakeholders, Church leaders and civil societies” at 2.30.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

UCM reaffirms stand against any division on ethnic lines

UCM president Sunil Karam briefing media at its office

IMPHAL | Oct 12 “Every community in the State should be consulted by the state government before placing any political aspiration and demand to the Centre. We are all prepared to resist if the NSCN (IM) peace talks outcome compromises state’s territori.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Flat tyre halts Air Asia passengers for 24 hrs at Imphal airport

IMPHAL | Oct 12 More than 150 passengers were left stranded for nearly 24 hours at Bir Tikendrajit International Airport (BTIA) after one of the rear tyres of a Delhi bound Air Asia flight deflated before taking off yesterday. When IFP went to enqui.....

13-Oct-2019 / A Staff Reporter

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