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Manipur are National Sepak Takraw junior champs

Manipur are National Sepak Takraw junior champs

IMPHAL: The Manipur junior boy’s and girl’s teams have bagged the winner’s title in the team events of the National Sepak Takraw Championship which was held at Khuman Lampak Indoor…

Meghalaya Govt job offer to Bangladeshi migrants: cruel shock!

Meghalaya Govt job offer to Bangladeshi migrants: cruel shock!

SHILLONG: It’s a cruel jolt for the ‘son-of-the-soil’ brigade, and what’s more, it flies in the face of Northeastern people’s concern over cultural infiltration from Bangladesh. A Meghalaya government decision…

Brahmaputra makes 300 families homless

Brahmaputra makes 300 families homless

 DERGAON, ASSAM – The continuing erosion by the river Brahmaputra has made more than 300 families homeless here. A team of Golaghat district administration led by ADC G Bora and…

‘Bodoland! Kamtapur! Gorkhaland!’ cry after Telangana

‘Bodoland! Kamtapur! Gorkhaland!’ cry after Telangana

GUWAHATI:  It was bound to happen. The creation of the separate state of Telangana has pried open a Pandora’s Box, not only in Assam, but also elsewhere as different ethnic groups…

Patna Police: Sex Racket Busters or date crashers?

Patna Police: Sex Racket Busters or date crashers?

PATNA: The ‘hottest’ news item in the Capital of Bihar is that 26 girls and 32 men were arrested for involvement in a ‘sex racket’. On Tuesday Patna police raided…

New Stone Age houses 6,000 yrs old found

New Stone Age houses 6,000 yrs old found

A new insight into British pre-history has been unearthed. Archeologists say remains of houses found were over 6,000 years old. Ancient “halls of the dead” more than 1,000 years older…

Prakash Jha’s ‘Satyagraha’ : emotional not issue-based?

Prakash Jha’s ‘Satyagraha’ : emotional not issue-based?

New Delhi: Bihar’s Bollywood director Prakash Jha has rubbished claims that ha makes ‘issue-based’ films and says that ‘emotion’ is what drives his films. He has also said that his…

Six kids rescued from being trafficked to Gujarat

Six kids rescued from being trafficked to Gujarat

Is there a child trafficking route from Rajasthan to Gujarat? Six minors, who were allegedly being trafficked to Gujarat to work there as labourers, have been rescued by Udaipur police…

Dalits forced down tunnels of death?

Dalits forced down tunnels of death?

Recently, some men were sent to unblock a drain sewer in the basement of the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA) in Delhi. Two of them, Ashok and…

Nepal Tiger population is up 63 %

Nepal Tiger population is up 63 %

While the Indian tiger continues to face severe threat, it is heartening to note that in tiny and troubled Nepal, the Bengal Tiger population has increased by 63 percent. The…

People’s eco group shut down plywood polluter in Kerala

People’s eco group shut down plywood polluter in Kerala

Okkal, Kerala: Aware and alert citizens put paid to the production of a  polluting plywood unit, and people power won, even as the elected representatives dithered for over a year…

90 lakh trees spared, Big Dam booted out in Manipur

90 lakh trees spared, Big Dam booted out in Manipur

IMPHAL: Several thousand people in Manipur are pleased that over 22 thousand hectares of forest have been saved from destruction as a Delhi environment authority denied permission to reclassify the…

India’s First Olympian Woman Judoka was Manipuri

India’s First Olympian Woman Judoka was Manipuri

India’s first Olympian woman Judoka dies unsung. The Imphal Tulihal Airport complex was today filled with the mourning of scores of fans of Lourembam Brojeshori  Devi as her lifeless body…

Don’t Condemn, marginalize LGBT People: Pope Francis

Don’t Condemn, marginalize LGBT People: Pope Francis

Pope Francis has said gay people should not be judged or marginalised. Speaking to reporters on a flight back from Brazil, he said: “If a person is gay and seeks…

Taiwan Mr ‘INBA’ World dedicates win to Manipur

Taiwan Mr ‘INBA’ World dedicates win to Manipur

Imphal [Manipur]l:  Dr Ngangbam Shantikumar Meetei, who clinched the title of Mr World 2013 at the International Natural Body builders’ Association(40 to 49 yrs group) in the contest at Zakynthos,…

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