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How pollution is affecting your beauty in a bad way

By Shahnaz Husain With toxic air containing smoke, acid , soot and other pollutant crossing the danger mark at major cities in India ,pollution has become buzzword now a days . The air pollution in Metro cities is not just bad for your lungs, it can.....

Ningol Chakoba

By Thiyam Ningol, Dr. Nalini, Africa Judge Arman loved accuracy. Always all the files on his office table were sorted properly and kept in the appropriate trays. All the correspondence papers, which arrived to his office, were attended promptly. S.....

Judgment In Fake Encounter Case: Setting A Much-Needed Precedent?

By Yambem Laba Major General AK Lal, Colonel Thomas Matthew, Colonel RS Sibiren, Captain Dilip Singh, Captain Jagdeo Singh, Naik Albindar Singh and Naik Shivendar Singh have been given life sentences by a Summary General Court Martial of the Indian Arm.....

A cry for survival visavis An appeal for unity

By Radhabinod Koijam 31st October 2018 is a memorable day. This will remain as an epoch making day in the annals of modern Manipur. It was on this day that Manipur rose as one for protection and safety of its integrity - historical, social, cultural, e.....

Book review: Love and nostalgia for roots in 18 tales

By Chitra Ahenthem Title: Ramu Prasad’s Angel Author: Tayenjam Bijoykumar Singh Published by: Partridge India Fiction: Short Stories, 162 pages. Rating: 3.50/5 stars Book summary: Intricately woven stories in this collection are as va.....

Beauty Tips to Get Gorgeous Glow this Diwali

By Shahnaz Husain The run up to Diwali is just a week away and our preparations in terms of gifts,diyas and sweets are already rolling. The days running up to Diwali are more hectic than wedding season in terms of cleaning , shopping ,house decor.....

Bamboo Flower, a novel – Part 20

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.....

Where have all the flowers gone? To Khurkhul, everyone!

By Milan Ashem ‘Urbanisation’ has become a massive derogatory term which gets on the nerves of most of the environmental activists now-a-days; it tends to become a part of their everyday morning paper headlines and in such a way, learning and fighting .....

Pukning Pothasang: Please save yourself from you!

By Dr. Mona Nongmeikapam We all heard different versions of this line growing up, “How precious is a year, ask a student who failed a grade.... how precious is a millisecond, ask a person who won a silver medal in the Olympics.” How precious is life? W.....

The Northeast and the mainstream

By Pradip Phanjoubam The prevalent tendency in the study of Northeast has been to look at the region as an exotic island segregated from the rest of the world and inhabited by equally exotic people untouched by modernity or else spoilt by the sudden en.....

Book Review: Female voices missing in mini dramas in conflict zone

TheBag

By Chitra Ahanthem Title: The Bag: A Novel by Arup Kumar Dutta Published by: Olive Turtle (An imprint of Niyogi Books) Fiction, 290p Rating: 3.75/5 stars About the author: Arup Kumar Dutta is an Indian writer and journalist based in Guwa.....

Beauty Tips and Make-up for Karva Chauth

By Shahnaz Husain Karva Chauth , a special occasion dedicated to married hindu women is round the corner. Karva Chauth is that special day which grants married women the sanction to look picture perfect from head to toe. It is considered to b.....

Bamboo Flower, a novel

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.....

“Lullaby (EP)” by This Chord (Critical Analysis and Dissection)

Lullaby

By Ningombam Captain Lullaby (EP) Artist: This Chord Genre: Indie pop Length: 15 mins 21 secs Release date: 10th June, 2018 Rating: 3 out of 5 It is a thing of nostalgia and pride for Mizoram on the very fact that their indie music sc.....

Pukning Pothasang: Bereavement

By Dr. Mona Nongmeikapam Have you ever lost someone very dear? I recently did. The heavy numbness in the heart and the angry denial in the mind that comes with the passing away of a close person is, unfortunately an emotion all of us are familiar with......

Reinterpreting Kuki Chieftainship of Northeast India in relation to Colonial Historiography: Media Theory Perspectives

By Haoginlen Chongloi Introduction The institution of Chieftainship, a village republic governance of the Kukis, is as old as the history of the people itself. It is a political institution, which governs the whole Kuki-Chin group as one ethnic .....

Environmental Human Rights: It’s Evolution

Environmental By Dr. Maibam Dhanaraj Meitei Right to a healthy environment as a universal human right is heavily debated and criticized from both a theoretical and an operational perspective. There are numerous disputes regarding the definition of the ri.....

Meetei Tribe won’t grab land and reservation quota of Hill Tribes

Indigenous or indigenous people, according to a common definition, are those who inhabited a country or a geographical region at the time when people of different cultures or ethnic origins arrived. The new arrivals later become dominant through occupatio.....

Viewing The Koi’s sophomore EP in a kaleidoscope

Eigi Waabu Ningsingduna Artist: The Koi Genre: Indie folk/alternative Length: 15 mins 21 secs Release Date: 20 June, 2018 World Music Day, this year, witnessed one of the most awaited release made by the alternative folk band, The Koi; following thei.....

Colonized Mind and Its Naked Truths

Revisiting the postcolonial revelations by the Imas of Manipur A few days from now, some of us shall be remembering an unprecedented moment in the life of the collective which had revealed who and what we are. Did we notice that revelation in any signifi.....

Bamboo Flower, a Novel – Part III

Continued from last Sunday “Bamboo Flower”, serialized here, is a work of fiction by Akendra Sana. Names, characters, places and incidents are either the product of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously and any resemblance to any actual perso.....

Bamboo Flower the Novel- Part 2

“Bamboo Flower”, serialized here, is a work of fiction by Akendra Sana. 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 or.....

Bamboo Flower the novel, Part-I

“Bamboo Flower”, serialized here, is a work of fiction by Akendra Sana. 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 or.....

Yoga Enhances Beauty

Every one wants to look beautiful to feel better about themselves. Personal appearance is important for a sense of individuality and well being. People take pride in their young looking appearance which boost their confidence . Generally people .....

Beauty Icon Shahnaz Husain Interview : Question and Answers

Question: Please tell us something about the early journey as your success story is an inspirational one and needs to be highlighted. Who inspired you most? Answer: While training in London in cosmetology, I came across instances of damage caused by chem.....

Latest News

One year jail term for Kishorchandra under NSA

IMPHAL | Dec 14 The Advisory Board on National Security Act (NSA) has approved the detention of former ISTV staff, Keshorchandra Wangkhem, under the act for the period of 12 months. According to an order issued by the deputy secretary (Home) Dr. Th......

15-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

HC dismisses PIL against ‘meeyamgi numit’, ‘Hills People’s Day’ programmes

IMPHAL | Dec 14 The High Court of Manipur has dismissed a PIL filed against the Government seeking directive for disclosure of the source, scope and nature of the interaction programme namely ‘Hill People’s Day’ and ‘Meeyamgi Numit’ (People’s Day), ter.....

15-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

Jonathan was given capital punishment claims KRA

KANGPOKPI| Dec 14 The Kuki Revolutionary Army (KRA) claimed hand over the killing of Hemkhothang Misao alias Th. Misao at Saikul Hill Town yesterday afternoon at around 4:30 pm whose dead body was brought back to Saikul this evening after conducting po.....

Woman sympathiser of ZUF apprehended, ammunitions recovered

Woman sympathiser of ZUF apprehended, ammunitions recovered

IMPHAL | Dec 14 A combined team of Manipur Police along with Assam Rifles apprehended a woman sympathiser of UG group, ZUF, and recovered a huge consignment of ammunitions and grenades, said a release by PRO of IGAR (South). It stated that the woman.....

Barak Festival concludes

Jayanta speaks during the closing day of Barak Fest

IMPHAL| Dec 14 “It is of importance and a necessity to spread awareness of the priceless culture and traditions of the state,” said minister of Arts and Culture, Kh. Jayantakumar, in his address as chief guest, at the concluding ceremony of the Barak f.....

15-Dec-2018 / A Staff Reporter

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