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Despite so much affinity, strong anti-India undercurrent prevalent in Nepal

Despite so much affinity, strong anti-India undercurrent prevalent in Nepal

🕔22:49, 18.Apr 2015

By Pradip Phanjoubam This article was written a decade ago, after a visit to Kathmandu when the country was still a monarchy, but civil unrest under the banner of the Maoists was building up. What came across as remarkable at

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Nagaland: When will TR Zeliang expand his Ministry ?

Nagaland: When will TR Zeliang expand his Ministry ?

🕔18:51, 17.Apr 2015

By Oken Jeet Sandham When the Election Commission of India (ECI) has issued directive to the two NPF groups on March 27 to hold their “General Convention” with their active members to end their crisis, things have taken place in

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CRDO Preliminary notes on Sesachalam Killings

CRDO Preliminary notes on Sesachalam Killings

🕔01:29, 13.Apr 2015

Coordination of Democratic Rights Organisation (CDRO) Sesachalam killings: Preliminary notes   The police version of the ‘encounter is that on the early hours of the 7th, STF came across more than a hundred ‘smugglers’ carrying red sanders logs. When challenged,

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Need for Higher Funding: Agreed, but what for

Need for Higher Funding: Agreed, but what for

🕔23:33, 12.Apr 2015

By Amar Yumnam Two very recent news items in local dailies have been of utmost interest and of extreme significance in relation to the nature and quality of governance here in the land of Manipur. The first news item relates

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REACH reaches out to substantiate Idea of India

REACH reaches out to substantiate Idea of India

🕔03:43, 12.Apr 2015

By Pradip Phanjoubam Actor and social activist Rahul Bose’s mission of interpreting the idea of India will come across as exciting to academics grappling with the elusive idea, as much as to politicians eager to give shape to the idea

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Mind Matters

Mind Matters

🕔21:42, 6.Apr 2015

By Paonam Thoibi `It is quite common for adolescents having occasional mood swings, especially when they are nearing their periods. But if she shows unusual irritability and sadness or crying that becomes concerning` Q: My daughter is in her eleventh

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A Tryst With Karigee Kiruni Nungsiradee on Sajibu Cheiraoba

A Tryst With Karigee Kiruni Nungsiradee on Sajibu Cheiraoba

🕔21:42, 6.Apr 2015

By Deepika Gurumayum Lucky, this time! I had wanted to watch the film Karigee Kiruni Nungsiradee (KKN), a production of Introspective Media and Seven Salai Films, presented by Akoijam Communications and directed by Angomcha Bimol Akoijam, since its premiere in

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“Tripartite Talk” crucial for solution to Chang-Yimchunger issue

“Tripartite Talk” crucial for solution to Chang-Yimchunger issue

🕔09:13, 6.Apr 2015

“Tripartite Talk” crucial for solution to Chang-Yimchunger issue By Oken Jeet Sandham When state Home Minister Y Patton landed in Shamator Subdivision HQ under Tuensang district on March 30, a mammoth Yimchunger crowd in their public ground was waiting to

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Italy Diary-III: Politics of Recognition, How Italy bought its Peace

Italy Diary-III: Politics of Recognition, How Italy bought its Peace

🕔21:31, 4.Apr 2015

By Pradip Phanjoubam (This is the third of four articles the author wrote 11 years ago after a 10-day visit to Italy to study conflict resolution mechanisms in practice in the country`™s north where ethnic Germans had once raised the

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When Rape Outrage is Determined by Communal Colours

When Rape Outrage is Determined by Communal Colours

🕔01:29, 4.Apr 2015

By Grace Jajo In many recent cases of rape, there has been a visible selective and inconsistent trend in public responses. The Dimapur case is definitely not the first instance of such public outrage, though the scale of violence and

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