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Significance of the theme-“Air pollution” For 2019- World Environment Day

By Sanjenbam Jugeshwor Singh World Environment Day (WED) is celebrated on the 5th June every year and is the United Nations’ Principle vehicle for encouraging awareness and action for the protection of our Environment. First held in 1974, it has been a.....

GoI shall have no Excuse to further delay Solution

By John S. Shilshi In February 2019, Nagas living in Delhi NCR and other parts of India organized a peace march on the streets of New Delhi to demand an early solution to the Indo-Naga peace talk. The rally by far was the biggest the Nagas staged in re.....

Teaching for Learning

(A system to be taken utmost importance) By Sanjenbam Jugeshwor Singh About 3000 BC, with the advent of writing, education became more conscious or self-reflecting with specialized occupation such as scribe and astronomer requiring particular skills.....

Bamboo Flower, a novel – Part 47

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 2

By Thiyam Ningol, Dr. Nalini (Africa) She had never been in Dar es Salaam. She arrived at night. She did not know where to go. Her cousin worked in a cloth factory. She had forgotten the name of the factory. She was loitering around near the bus sta.....

Draft Indian Forest Act and its impact on Manipur and North East States of India

By Robert Yumnam & Christina Lalremdik The north eastern states of India, accounts for a total of 24.5% of the country’s forest cover area. Indian forest has constantly been misused and over-exploited since the colonial British era. Introduction of the.....

Meditate for Beauty

By Shahnaz Husain Stress has become a constant part of our daily lives and is literally called “ Beauty Burglar”. With high levels of stress, you are more prone to experience acne, wrinkles, dry skin and even hair loss. Chronic stress and feeli.....

Exactly after one year, MU community still awaits justice

By Donald It was on May 30 last year that students of Manipur University started holding protests in demand for immediate removal of the controversial vice chancellor, prof. A.P. Pandey. The MU community raised as much as 15 allegations against Pand.....

Election 2019: A dekho

By Dr. R.K.Nimai The result of the 2019 Election was way off the forecast made by various pundits months in advance, but the exits poll fairly indicate the way the people had voted. Forecasting an election results is always difficult because of the ver.....

Recycling of Plastic Waste & its application

By Sanjenbam Jugeshwor Singh Faculty, NIELIT, Imphal Plastic recycling is the process of recovering scrap or waste plastic and reprocessing the material into useful products. Since the vast majority of plastic is non-biodegradable, cycling is a part.....

Determination: Part-I

By Thiyam Ningol, Dr. Nalini (Africa) Grace was only 13 yrs old, but she had the appearance of a fully bloomed late teenage girl. She was 5 feet 10 inches tall, had a slender body with a slim waist. The .....

Skin Pigmentation and its Home Remedies

By Shahnaz Husain These days, skin infections are becoming quite common due to the ever-increasing problem of pollution, over exposure to sun, irregular sleep, hectic life style and hormonal imbalances . Skin pigmentation is a common issue faced by.....

Bamboo Flower, a novel – Part 46

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.....

There is no third option between true and false

By L. Luingam There was a time, so long gone by, when Smt. Indira Gandhi was unseated from the chair of Prime Ministership by the Allahabad high court on the grounds that, she had used Yashpal Kapoor, officer on special duty in the Prime Minister’s Sec.....

Is the world heading towards an Economic Recession?

By Dr.R.K.Nimai After the economic meltdown of 2008, the world slowly came out from the recession and majority of the countries are showing positive growth rate in 2017. Though some countries like Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, etc have negative ec.....

Biodiversity: Why Humanity Should Care?

By Dr. Konthoujam Khelchandra The International Day for Biological Diversity is celebrated every year on 22 May to increase the understanding level and awareness of biodiversity related issues. The United Nations adopted this day to commemorate the ad.....

International Day of Biodiversity 2019

By N. Munal Meitei In the recent past, it is reported that our state is facing the challenges from invasion by army worm in some of our important crops. Such challenges to our live and property are also a part of biodiversity degradation. Many more suc.....

Innate Strength of Population And Failure To Catch-Up: Manipur Paradox

By Amar Yumnam The Examination Results of the two critical phases in any individual’s phase of acquiring knowledge and strengthening personal capability have been announced one after another in Manipur. The overall scenario of positive trajectory in th.....

“Election-Politics-Parties & Government” In India

By Sanjenbam Jugeshwor Singh India is a federation with a Parliamentary system government under the Constitution of India, which defines the power distribution between the Union or Central government and the States. The President of India is the ceremo.....

Daughters in Law – Part 5

By: Thiyam Ningol, Dr. Nalini (Africa) Very unexpectedly, just 2 weeks after their meeting, Yanula was back again to see her. -I have given a good thought. I cannot blame you alone for what has happened. We all are equally guilty. I should hav.....

Bamboo Flower, a novel – Part 45

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.....

Summer Beauty Tips and Tricks for Busy Moms

By Shahnaz Husain Summer is our favorite season for obvious reasons. Come summer, and we think of colors, cool drinks and sheer clothes. With the temperatures rising, It’s that time of the year again when the scorching sun takes a toll on your s.....

Zhaoshamai, fading indigenous religion of Liiyai Khullen, Senapati, Manipur

By Mamta Lukram The Barak River and its riverine ecosystem uphold primordial significance in the state. It shares its course with the neighbouring states and later meanders through Myanmar and Bangladesh. Another silent feature worth mentioning of the .....

The Tamna Tamna Video (Critical Analysis and Dissection)

By Ningombam Captain Nothing is found fresh nowadays, not even the superficially attractive vegetables at the market. We should tell the pan-chewing shopkeeper that peeling off the outer flesh of an old carrot and making it look more red (redder than h.....

Plant Names of Manipur: Etymology, Eponomy, Legends and Systematics- A Review

By Dr.R.K.Nimai The book “Plant Names of Manipur: Etymology, Eponomy, Legends and Systematics” by Sanjoy Singh Ningombam, Anupam Das Talukdar, Kumar Singh Potsangbam and Manabendra Dutta Choudhury published by Swastik Publications, New Delhi in 2017 is.....

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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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