Career prospect in Physics

Ranjan K Baruah The dictionary definition of physics is “the study of matter, energy, and the interaction between them”, but what that really means is that physics is about asking fundamental questions and trying to answer them by observing and experimenting. Physics is a very old discipline because astronomy, a part of physics, is the […]

Climate change and conflict: Manipuri women are fighting a war for survival on two fronts

Rucha Chitnis Lalzamien observed that the rains had become capricious. The farmer from Churachandpur district of Manipur reminisced about ai-ruo, the November rain that brings out the crabs that crawl on the wet, muddy earth. In the Hmar dialect, ai is crab and ruo is rain. Such a name for the rain elucidates how closely […]

Lest BJP forgets its piped water promise Looking at pre-poll promises

Just two weeks old and too early to pass a comment on the functioning of the new Government. However what Mr N Biren and his Council of Ministers should not forget are the huge promises the BJP gave to the people in the run up to the Assembly election. After 15 years of Congress rule, […]

Ukl to roll out red carpet for CM

UKHRUL, Apr 1 : The Tangkhul community under the aegis of Tangkhul Naga Long would host a red carpet reception programme to welcome the newly elected Chief Minister N Biren Singh and his Cabinet Ministers at TNL ground Wino Bazar, Ukhrul on April 11. CM N Biren would be visiting Ukhrul for a tour programme, […]

Hectic work begins on Imp-Jiri highway

IMPHAL, Apr 1: With a view to ensure smooth traffic by the first week of May, development works have been initiated along Imphal-Jiribam highway (NH 37) which is one of the two lifelines of the State. Notably, the people of Manipur and successive State Governments were not happy with the way BRO was constructing and […]

Rain continues to wreak havoc in Imphal

IMPHAL, Apr 1: Rain continued to wreak havok in the twin capital districts of Imphal West and Imphal East and other places of Manipur throwing life out of gear for the third consecutive day today. Last Thursday’s rainfall crossed 100 mm within 24 hours which was the highest since 1954, according to officials. A report […]

After CCTVs, traffic signal lights to be probed

IMPHAL, Apr 1 : Barely 24 hours after the State Government decided to constitute an inquiry panel to probe the process of procuring and installing CCTVs at some key locations in Imphal and to fix responsibilities, if any, the State Government has decided to conduct an inquiry into the procurement, installation and commissioning of traffic […]

LICI Kakching Branch donates Computer Set

Life Insurance Corporation of India LICI , to commemorate its 60th year of operation in the country has presented two sets of computers to Martin Grammar School Kakching as part of the Golden Jubilee Celebration by the LICI Kakching Branch Source …

CSOs Saikul appeal

In connection with the current distribution of Indira Gandhi National Old Age Pension Scheme IGNOAPS in Kangpokpi district, civil society organizations of Saikul Gamkai have appealed to the Social Welfare Officer, Saitu Gamphazol to distribute the pe…

State to get highway protection force

Chief Minister Nongthombam Biren Singh on Saturday said the Centre has given the green signal to raise four India Reserve Battalion IRB units for highway protection force to be deployed on the two vital routes of Manipur to ensure free passage of veh…

UG worker held

Imphal West district police commando arrested one active worker of PLA from Thangmeiband Lourungpurel Leikai under Imphal police station today afternoon Source The Sangai Express

NSCN IM urges Naga people

The NSCN IM claimed today that the Indo Naga political talks is on the verge of conclusion and the outfit has appealed to all the Naga people to be cautious in words and actions which could be detrimental and give negative impact to the political tal…

Creative school

A Manipur Creative School MCS establishment was inaugurated at Dewlahland today by Education Support Society and MS Education Academy Hyderabad with the aim of developing the creativity of children Source The Sangai Express

Govt to monitor devt works

To ensure effective and efficient utilization of funds for various developmental activities in respect of State Plan Central Sponsored Schemes CSS during 2016 17, the State Government has advised all departments to comply with due instructions and ta…

3day National Cultural Conference

Education Minister Th Radheshyam Singh has today inaugurated the 3 day National Cultural Conference on ‘Tribal Literature and Performance’ at Centenary Hall, Manipur University today Source The Sangai Express DIPR

OC testifies in Paraolon ambush case

Continuing the trial of the Paraolon ambush case, Officer in Charge of Lamphel police station, Umar Alam gave his statement as a prosecution witness before the Special Court of National Investigation Agency NIA today Source The Sangai Express