Skin care tips for men

Shahnaz Husain The men’s skin is   little oilier and  thicker than women’s is the key difference between opposite sex . The main  differences between men and women’s skin include texture, hydration and collagen density . The men’s skincare products are manufactured differently as compared to any women’s products   but the basic element of […]

One day public meeting on 59th Year of AFSPA and State of Impunity Today held

Imphal, August 18 2017: Extra Judicial Execution Victim Families Association (EEVFAM), Human Rights Alert, Just Peace Foundation and United NGO Mission Manipur (UNMM), organised a one day public meeting on 59th Year of AFSPA and State of Impunity Today, at Manipur Press Club, today. A memorandum was also submitted to the Chief Minister to revoke […]

Shirui village empowers SKAFLOC to conserve abode of Shirui Lily

Ukhrul, August 18 2017: The Village Authority of Shirui village has empowered the Shirui Kashing Area Forest Land Owners Conservancy (SKAFLOC) to conserve Kashong hills from July this year to check the rapid environmental degradation of the area. Altogether 48 land owners of Shirui village have dedicated their forest land at the surrounding areas of […]

Another disease outbreak in CCpur, 41 students taken ill

CCpur, August 18 2017: The outbreak of viral diseases in Churachandpur district continues unabated as almost half of the students in a Church-run elementary school at Kangkap village under Singngat AC have reportedly taken ill and are missing their classes. About 41 of the one-hundred plus students at Convention English School in the village have […]

Gold worth Rs 6.969 Cr seized

Imphal, August 18 2017: Personnel of 12 AR of 26 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South) apprehended one gold smuggler carrying 140 gold bars weighing about 23.230 kgs worth Rs 6.969 crore at Tengnoupal vehicle check post, on August 17. A statement issued by the PRO of IGAR (S) said that […]

State explores loan options for road development

Imphal, August 18 2017: The State Government has been considering to seek loans and financial investments from Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) for development of the State Highways, Major District Roads (MDRs) and Other District Roads (ODRs). Most of the State Highways, MDRs and ODRs which are being maintained by […]

Absurd One Village, One Denomination decree : One Religion, One State acceptable ?

One Village, One Denomination decree. This is a dangerous precedent and if not checked on time and dealt with firmly and resolutely it can give rise to more unwanted developments. It goes against the Constitution of the country and it goes against Christianity. It also goes against humanity. This is a point which should not […]

Dangers of ‘Trial by Media’ & the MPSC

Arshad Shah When the Boston Bombing incident took place in 2014, users of Reddit (a social media platform) took it upon themselves to find the perpetrators. A suspect was singled out and a massive head-hunt was launched to harass this person and his family. The users congratulated each other, but it was soon realized that […]

NSU site and undue communal overtones

The NDA Government led by BJP finally tabled National Sports University (NSU) Bill 2017 in the Lok Sabha on August 10. Although the project has been delayed for quite a long time, it has finally taken a step forward. NSU is a prized trophy collectively won by the consistent, excellent performance of State players at […]

280 Associate Professors to be recruited : Radheshyam

Churachandpur, August 17 2017: Students’ Union of the Churachandpur Government College today organised the 53rd Social Freshers’ Meet, 2017 at Indoor stadium, Churachandpur College. The meet was graced by Agriculture/Vety & AH Minister V.Hangkhanlian, Education/Labour & Employment Minister Th.Radheshyam Singh and Deputy Commissioner, Churachandpur Shyam Lal Poonia as chief guest, guest of honour and president […]

Panchayat polls on Oct 7, code of conduct comes into force

Imphal, August 17 2017: The State’s fifth Panchayat general election would be held on October 7 this year. This was announced by State Election Commissioner Th Kaminikumar at the State Election Office, Lamphelpat today . Concerned Returning Officers would issue due notifications for the Panchayat election tomorrow where 60 Zilla Parishad Members, 161 Pradhans and […]

Rape accused surrenders at Court

Imphal, August 17 2017: A rape accused, who was on the run from February last year, surrendered himself before Special Court POCSO Imphal West and has been remanded to Judicial custody till September 1. The accused, identified as Yumnam Ranjit (31) s/o Y Lila of Karong Mamang Leikai, Sagolband Sangaithel road, surrendered himself before the […]

Amended RTE Act likely to pinch pvt schools hard

Imphal, August 17 2017: As per Section 23(2) of the Right to Education (RTE) Act which was amended recently, all elementary teachers working in Government/Government-aided and private schools must hold Diploma in Elementary Education (D.El.Ed) by March 31, 2019. Many private schools in Manipur may not have adequate number of elementary teachers as all untrained […]

National highway a misnomer for Imphal-Jiribam route: High Court

Imphal, August 17 2017: A Division Bench of the, High Court of Manipur consisting of Acting Chief Justice N Kotiswar and Justice Kh Nobin, passed an order regarding the Public Interest Litigation (PIL) case filed by RK Joysana, stating that the condition of Imphal-Jiribam road, in its present state, cannot be considered a proper National […]

Launch of Quarterly Hournal “Beyond The Horizon”

Imphal, August 17: A quarterly journal entitled as “Beyond The Horizon” was launched at Manipur Press Club, Majorkhul, here today. The 48-pages journal covers a wide range of social, political and economic views of democratic organisations and individuals, which were not published in the mainstream media. ‘Beyond The Horizon’ provides views and opinions of democratic […]

Nagaland: TR Zeliang welcomes initiatives of NPF Minority Wing and NPF Central Women Wing

Chief Minister, TR Zeliang today welcomed the initiative of NPF Minority Wing and NPF Central Women Wing in extending their full support to the present Government under the leadership of TR Zeliang and the NPF Party under the leadership of Neiphiu Rio. NPF Minority Wing comprising of 25 NPF representatives was led by Mohendro Thaosen, […]

Nagaland: Supremacy Of The Party

After the 91st Amendment of the 10th Schedule of the Constitution of India in 2003 where merger of Political Parties with the support of 2/3 elected members is allowed so as not to affect disqualification of elected members, the State of Nagaland also has had its due share of history. With the coming of the […]

Irom Sharmila ties the knot with Desmond Coutinho in Kodaikanal

IMPHAL: Rights crusader Irom Sharmila Chanu tied the knot with her British boyfriend Desmond Coutinho on Thursday morning at the sub-registrar’s office in Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu, where she is currently residing. After waiting for nearly two months to complete the legal formalities, the two obtained their marriage papers under the ‘Special Marriage Act 1954’ from […]

Janma-ashtami Festival

Hundreds of devotees young and old flocked to Hanuman Temple (Mahabali) at Palace Compound, Imphal to offer prayers as part of the Krishna Janma-ashtami festival, August 15, 2017. Security arrangements were taken up at the temple complexes. Vehicles were barred from entering all the temple complexes. Heavy rainfall did not deter devotees from visiting the […]

Nagaland: Unconstitutionality of TR Government

Nagas need to know why this Government is unconstitutional The present political imbroglio started from the 7th of July 2017 when majority of the   misguided   NPF Legislators initiated their impractical motion demanding the resignation of the   Chief Minister Dr. Shurhozelie Liezietsu from Kaziranga through the Governor’s Office. When   it is within the ambit of a political […]