North East  /  Published 12.06.22

Manipur drive against drugs

Manipur on Friday scaled up its war against drugs by launching an economically beneficial scheme to help poppy farmers switch to alternative high-value crops. Illegal cultivation of poppy — the...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

Culture  /  Published 24.04.22

Film from our far east

Would you have heard of Manipuri cinema? And yet, its 50th anniversary celebrations are on. Imphal just hosted the Eikhoigi Imphal International Film Festival. The S.N. Chand Cine Archive and Museum w...
By Upala Sen

North East  /  Published 01.03.22

Manipur clocks 78% turnout

The three constituencies where firing took place are in Kuki-dominated districts of Kangpokpi (Saitu) and Chrachandpur (Henglep and Singhat). The Kuki National Organisation (KNO) and United Peoples&r...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Imphal

North East  /  Published 28.02.22

Shadow of AFSPA lingers in Manipur

Activist Irom Chanu Sharmila, once the face of the anti-AFSPA brigade, was a high-profile candidate in the 2017 Manipur Assembly elections, having taken on three-time chief minister Okram Ibobi Singh ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Imphal

North East  /  Published 27.02.22

JDU set to spring a surprise

Jairam Gupta, a small-time businessman in Thangal Bazar under Thangmeiband Assembly constituency in Imphal West, is very clear about whom he will vote for in the first phase of Manipur polls on Februa...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Imphal


North East  /  Published 05.01.22

Modi lays stress on development

Modi continued with his development narrative in Tripura  where he inaugurated the state-of-the-art 30,000 square metre new integrated terminal of the  Maharaja Bir Bikram (MBB) Airport ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

News  /  Published 03.01.22

PM Modi to inaugurate CIIIT Manipur on January 4

Tata Technologies Ltd (TTL) has collaborated with the Manipur Government to transform technical training...
By Our Correspondent

Sports  /  Published 28.07.21

Tears and cheers greet Chanu

When she last visited her home at Nongpok Sekmai village in Manipur, it was with a regret and with a dream. The regret of the debacle of Rio and the dream of exorcising that ghost and winning a medal ...
By Robert Sapam in Imphal

Sports  /  Published 27.07.21

Mirabai Chanu breaks down on meeting mom

"This silver medal is even more special because of the love people of India and my state Manipur have shown me. I'm grateful to each and every person who came today to congratulate me and gav...
By PTI, Our Bureau in Imphal

North East  /  Published 21.04.21

HC shield for Myanmar nationals

High Court of Manipur on Tuesday not only directed the BJP-led state government to provide safe passage to seven Myanmar nationals “in hiding” in Moreh to Imphal but also prevented the sta...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati


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