Of tongue cleaner and angels Going unconscious was like being enveloped with nothingness, there were no pain, no thoughts and no ‘me’

Samarjit Kambam Am writing this article with an achy-breaky head. Maybe, I am writing this piece using the left side of the brain only, for my right side of my brain is heavy and numb, as if the right half of my head has been frozen. Just a few days back, I was on an […]

BJP questions Cong party’s obsession with FA

IMPHAL, Nov 23: Pointing out that many central leaders came to the State and repeatedly clarified that the Framework Agreement signed between the Government of India and NSCN-IM does not contain anything inimical to the interest of Manipur, BJP Manipur Pradesh president and MP K Bhabananda has questioned Congress party’s alleged obsession with the Framework […]

NCC, Scouts & Guides should be made compulsory curriculum: Heptulla

IMPHAL | Nov 16 : Governor Najma Heptullah today expressed her desire to make NCC and scouts and guides programmes compulsory for students be it government or non-government schools to build self-discipline and confidence among students. She was speaking as the chief guest at the 9th Governor Rally (Rajya Puraskar) award distribution function at Durbar […]

Legal awareness gains speed with bike rally

Imphal, November 09 2017: High Court of Manipur Acting Chief Justice N Kotiswar and Justice Kh Kobin flagged off a motor bike rally themed ‘Connecting to drive” from Khwairamband Keithel to Churachandpur, to spread legal awareness and message of National Legal Service Day, today morning. N Kotiswar along with Kh Kobin and Judges of Subordinate […]

Culture beyond religion : Najma

Imphal, November 01 2017: Governor Dr Najma Heptulla has said that culture is beyond religion explaining that “though we belong to any religion and worship any God, whichever way our remembrance and creator is, we are all united in one thing, that we are all Indian” . The Governor said this while speaking as the […]

Manipuri Community( Sikkim Central University) celebrated Ningol-Chakkauba

Manipuri Community( Sikkim Central University) celebrated Ningol-Chakkauba on 21st October 2017 at 32 mile Water Resort, East Sikkim. Altogether 50 teaching faculties and students comprising of various community from Manipur of the said university graced the occasion. The mentioned occasion was started with launch and followed by gift presence to all the Ningol. This Press Release […]

Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK) Churachandpur organised “World Food Day” and one day workshop on “RC Seed Bin for save seed”

“World Food Day” and one day workshop on “RC Seed Bin for save seed” was organised by Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK) Churachandpur, ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region at Yaiphakol Village, Churachandpur. The function was graced by Dr. IM Singh, Joint Director, ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region Manipur Centre and Dr. Niranjan Lal, Senior […]

Tripartite talks should not negate interests of other communities : Kuki Chiefs ; ‘Do not roll back districts creation on the demand of one community’

Kangpokpi, October 05 2017: Kuki chiefs across the State held a consultation meeting today at Imphal under the aegis of Kuki Inpi in connection with the prevailing political and land issues and resolved that the scheduled tripartite talks between the State Government, Central Government and UNC should not infringe on the interest of other communities. […]

Manipur Govtgi warol taramna ok ee, adubu khongjangi firepti kansin khigani

Manipur Govt. na Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee Manipur na pamliba Meitei/Meeteibu ST status ta leihannaba recommendation ama lakliba tang 20.10.2017 faobagi manungda Centre da thabiyu haina date 29.10.17 da ayiba cherol pisinkhraba amadi angangba (red) badge thettuna date 20.10.17 faoba campaign chatharingei tanjada ngarang date 2.10.17 ta Manipur Govt. na newspaper gi khuthangda thadorakpa cherolasi […]

Gold bars worth Rs 5.9 crore seized

Imphal, October 01 2017: Gold bars worth about Rs 5.9 crore have been seized today from a private vehicle (Tata Sumo) by sleuths of Customs (Anti-smuggling) Division, Imphal at Yurembam Power House, Imphal West on the Imphal-Jiribam Highway at around 6 am today . The driver of the vehicle, identified as Md Nazimuddin (39) s/o […]

Trafficking story from CCpur : Preying on young kids

Human trafficking. This is unacceptable and the possibility of the involvement of big names cannot be ruled out. Poverty plus the yearning to ensure a better future for one’s child is the underlining factor for parents to willingly hand over their children, mostly young girls, to people who then traffick them to other parts of […]

Career option in Political Science

Ranjan K Baruah Political science is a social science discipline that deals with systems of government and the analysis of political activity and political behavior. It deals extensively with the theory and practice of politics which is commonly thought of as the determining of the distribution of power and resources. It is the study of […]

Manipur Olympic Association congratulates Arjuna Awardees Devendro and Bembem

Imphal, Aug 31: In a statement, the Manipur Olympic Association extended its gratitude to Laishram Devendro and Oinam Bembem for receiving the prestigious Arjuna Awards, which were conferred upon them in a function on Aug 29 at the President’s House in the national capital city. This is a pride moment for the sportspersons of the […]

Manipur Olympic Association congratulates Arjuna Awardees Devendro and Bembem

Imphal, Aug 31: In a statement, the Manipur Olympic Association extended its gratitude to Laishram Devendro and Oinam Bembem for receiving the prestigious Arjuna Awards, which were conferred upon them in a function on Aug 29 at the President’s House in the national capital city. This is a pride moment for the sportspersons of the […]

MPSC scam and the people defending it

Group of Aspirants This article is in response to the article “Dangers of ‘Trial by Media’and the MPSC”, written by Mr. Arshad Shah and published in this esteemed newspaper on the 18th of August, 2017. In the article mentioned above, Mr. Shah mentioned some very misleading points regarding the MCSCC examination, 2016 conducted by the […]

EGM, MHJU urge for welfare measures

Imphal, July 11 2017: Appealing for a slew of welfare measures for the journalist fraternity of the State, the Editors’ Guild Manipur (EGM) and the Manipur Hill Journalists’ Union (MHJU) have submitted a memorandum to the IPR Minister . Informing that EGM has identified a site for Press Park at Heinoubok, Patsoi in Imphal West, […]

Shift AR from MU campus : NEFIS, MUSU

Imphal, June 29 2017: The North East Forum for International Solidarity (NEFIS), Manipur Unit in coordination with Manipur University Students’ Union (MUSU) held a protest demonstration against the continued presence of Assam Rifles camp in Manipur University campus today . Raising demands for demilitarization and restoration of academic space, NEFIS submitted a memorandum to the […]

A street vendor’s son from Manipur cracks IIT-JEE entrance exam, No money for admission!

A young talented lad, Ningthoujam Rapsan, cracked the prestigious IIT entrance exam(JEE Advance) 2017 in his first attempt with an impressive rank, but his family’s financial crunch could cripple his dreams of studying in IIT. Ninghtoujam Rapsan cleared the tough IIT JEE exam in his first attempt without getting any coaching classes, he secured 1193 […]

AR havildar killed, four injured in IED attack

IMPHAL: One non-commissioned officer of 17 Assam Rifles died while four other personnel of the AR unit were injured in an IED attack near Kasom village under Kasom Khullen sub-division in Kamjong district. In connection with the incident, a statement issued by PRO IGAR (S) said that in continuation of the highest traditions of the defence forces, havildar Luhit Gogoi of 17 AR made the supreme sacrifice in the […]

Mother-daughter murder case Nab killer(s) by June 2 : PAC to Govt

IMPHAL, May 31: Demanding arrest of culprit(s) involved in the brutal murder of Soram Lakhipyari and her pregnant daughter Monika of Uripok Bachaspati Leikai in Imphal West by June 2, the People’s Action Committee formed against the murder and incensed locals tried to storm the Chief Minister’s bungalow today. Lakhipyari and Monika who was eight […]