The man who bridges Manipuri Meiteis living beyond the eastern horizon

Hareshwar Goshwami Many people express their deep sorrow and heartfelt words when Aigya Sunder Gopal Sharma departs this world for the heavenly abode of God on 15-03-2017. There are hundreds more who could not express but felt shock and sorrow at the news of the demise of this man they lovingly call Aigya. Some friends […]

Manipuri is a classical language

Free Thinker What is the oldest language in the world? Historians remain inconclusive and indifferent because of fragile and conflicting evidences. However, we can mention some of the oldest languages like – Hebrew, Harappan, Mesopotamian, Mayan, Sanskrit, Prakrit, Chinese, Tamil, Egyptian, Nordic, Latin, Greek, Tibetan, Persian, Africans and many others. Of course, Manipuri is also one […]

One vehicle lifter held, 7 vehicles recovered

IMPHAL, Apr 8: Imphal East district police apprehended a vehicle lifter along with seven stolen two-wheeler vehicles. The vehicle lifter identified as Nameirakpam Babu (46) s/o (L) Matum of Wangoi Laiphrakpam Leikai and the recovered stolen vehicles were exhibited before media persons at the office of SP Imphal East at Porompat. Speaking to media persons, […]

Biswajit promises new houses for Sirarakhong victims

IMPHAL, Apr 8: Taking serious note of the sudden sinking of land at Sirarakhong village, Ukhrul district on April 5, Works, Power, RD& PR and Commerce and Industry Minister Th Biswajit has assured that houses would be built for all the affected families under Pradhan Mantri Gramin Awaas Yojana (PMGAY). Th Biswajit, accompanied by a […]

Khwairamband street vendors revolt against IMC’s ban

IMPHAL, Apr 8: Street vendors of Khwairamband Keithel raised a massive uproar this evening against the authority’s decision not to allow vendors occupy any space within Khwairamband Keithel. Following a notification of the Imphal Municipal Corporation (IMC) to evict all street vendors from Khwairamband market, IMC officials started driving out street vendors and they also […]

IED found

An Improvised Explosive Device IED planted by unknown persons was found under a culvert near Nung shang bridge along Imphal Ukhrul road today Source The Sangai Express

IED found

An Improvised Explosive Device IED planted by unknown persons was found under a culvert near Nung shang bridge along Imphal Ukhrul road today Source The Sangai Express

NRSU demands electricity

Northern Raiphei Students’ Union NRSU president R Zimik has decried the deplorable condition of electricity in the villages of Raiphei area which is situated at the extreme north of Ukhrul district Source The Sangai Express