Villagers of Kwatha Village decry over pathetic road condition

Laishram Ranbir Promises made for better road infrastructures in the state turn as another joke when when it comes to link roads of the most of the city areas and villages in the state. In most of the city areas and villages, roads have more potholes than carpeted and smooth surface. The potholes are so […]

The absurdity of the National Eligibility Test

Avijit Pathak I think I was lucky. When I was a university student, there was no National Eligibility Test (NET). Hence, I could afford to be like Dostoyevsky’s ‘ridiculous man’ – dreaming, imagining and wondering. I was not ‘precise’, ‘objective’ and ‘structured’. Instead, I cherished my epistemological anarchism. My professor once asked me to write […]

Manipur : Ranked 5th in women safety : Just stereotyping ?

Making it to the news for the right reason. Not bad for a State like Manipur which has been making news across the country for all the wrong reasons. Fifth safest place for women in the country and this is clearly reflected in the fact that unlike other parts of the country, Manipur has nothing […]

JAC agrees Sangai Fest opening ceremony at BOAT

Imphal, November 03 2017: The JAC against the shifting of opening ceremony of Sangai Festival 2017 from Keibul Lamjao has agreed to hold the opening ceremony at Bheigyachandra Open Air Theatre (BOAT) on November 21 having learnt the technical difficulties of the State Government to organise the opening ceremony at Keibul Lamjao . Certain agreements […]

Annual Cross Country Run

Imphal, November 03 2017: Sainik School Imphal conducted the Annual Cross Country Run today. Principal of the school flagged off the Run in which a total of 100 Cadets from Classes VII to XII participated, conveyed PIB Defence Wing in a press release . To bring out the best of its students, SSI has a […]

PPCM objects ST demand for Meiteis

Imphal, November 03 2017: Reiterating their objection to the demand for enlistment of Meitei/Meetei in the ST category, the Protection and Preservation Committee Manipur (PPCM) today submitted a memorandum to Chief Minister N Biren. Speaking to media persons at their Wahengbam Leikai office today, PPCM convenor Nongthombam Bimol pointed out that Manipur has a written […]

Incensed customers lock up UBI branch

Ukhrul, November 03 2017: Taking strong exception to the often parroted line “No network and cash shortage,” incensed public of Ukhrul today shut down the district lead bank, UBI indefinitely. Giving vent to their ire, the public, apart from locking up the UBI bank, demanded installation of VSAT to prevent internet irregularity which has come […]

Nephiu Rio seeks solution as Christmas present from Centre : Solution before election, urges Nagaland

Dimapur, November 03 2017: The Government of Nagaland has impressed upon the Government of India today the need for settling the Naga political issue before Nagaland goes to the polls early next year . In this regard, Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang along with his full team of Democratic Alliance of Nagaland (DAN) Government Cabinet […]

Protest against demonetisation of November 8, 2016 : 10 parties join hands to observe Black Day

Imphal, November 03 2017: Altogether 10 political parties have come together to observe Black Day on November 8 in protest against Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement of November 8 last year which demonetised Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes then in circulation. The Black Day observation which would feature a mass rally and a public […]

ABVP volunteers staged sitin

Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad ABVP Manipur today stage a sit in protest against the alleged killing of innocent civilians by the workers of Communist Party of India Marxist CPIM , which is in power and current ruling government in Kerala Sour…