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Manipur Inner Line Permit System - what ails civil bodies?

Speaking exclusively to the 'Imphal Free Press', JCILPS convenor YK Dhiren explains the "hollow permit" as termed by civil bodies in Manipur.


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Will Manipur government fulfill demands of VDF men on strike?

The personnel of the 12-year-old unit claim that the state government’s failure to respond to their demands has affected over 10,000 families. But their ongoing strike during this crisis time may also affect thousands of other families. In view of it, will the government respond to their demands?


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Time to sharpen RTI to fix corruption in the system

'RTI is a wonderful tool to regulate or control corruption rather than completely eradicate it and the important part is to understand when to apply an RTI for it to be most effective.'


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How the stain of menstrual taboos, social stigma is slowly fading

The community in Manipur, which is steep in traditions and culture, is gradually giving up the old practice and beliefs associated with menstruation


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The lockdown, curfew and the panic button

As the curfew announcement went viral, the panic button was pressed and the next morning, people started to line up at oil pumps to buy petrol and diesel and stock them for dry days.