One night built Hamilton Bridge during WW2 at Heingang under threat

Laishram Ranbir Over the past decade many priceless heritage sites and monuments have been destroyed, vandalised or desecrated in countries across the world, while more than 100 heritage sites could be damaged beyond repair if urgent action isn’t taken to protect them. Likewise, in Manipur, many of the sites which have been declared world heritage […]

Japanese Army Bombing at Khurai and its surrounding areas in April 1943 remembered

Family members and relatives paid floral tribute to the victims of Japanese Army bombing during Second World War II in April 20 of 1943 at Khurai Chingangbam Mandap as observance of 74th Death Anniversary. In April 1943, the Japanese Army started dropping bombs at various part of Manipur in an effort to wipe out the […]

Business Standard Reports: Manipur emerging as a backpackers’ paradise

Business Standard reports that foreigner backpackers who have emotional attachment about the Second World War battles between the Japanese and Allied forces have been flocking to Manipur in northeast India like never before. Imphal has daily flights from Guwahati or can be reached from Guwahati and Silchar through the mountainous NHs 2 and 37. There are