Markets for All

The news of the upcoming visit by the UPA chairperson and All India Congress Committee, AICC president, Sonia Gandhi is welcome if not for...

And the `Other`

The Northeast is not only about the scheduled tribes, it has various other communities included in the general category, scheduled castes, minorities and OBCs....

For China, removing the historical baggage of McMahon may be more important than the...

By Pradip Phanjoubam (This article was first published in Siddharth Varadarajan and Sidharth Bhatia`™s new project which is already creating ripples in the media as...

End the blockade

The highway blockade must end, or else must be lifted whatever it takes, be it negotiations or legitimate use of state’s power to open...

Cabinet iPads

The state Cabinet has gone digital, so said a government statement issued on Thursday. This means the Cabinet meetings will be paperless, and in...

Prohibition and Alcoholism

It must be quite an irony of fate that three traditionally heavy drinking states, Nagaland, Mizoram and Manipur, were till recently the only dry...

Cleaning the Filth Within

In recent years there have been few news items that came as music to the ears than “the zero garbage campaign” launched by the...

Career and Beyond

Every profession has its moral codes, some written but most of the time unwritten. Journalism is no exception and indeed this is a question...

When will they learn?

From all appearances, the present crisis in Manipur following the Manipur State Legislative Assembly passing three controversial bills designed to check population influx into...

Voting in a season of discontent

By Pradip Phanjoubam  (This article was first published in The Hindu, January 18 issue) The dates for the election to the Manipur Legislative Assembly have been...

Art of the Possible

(Brave sons and daughters of the land, Your fatherland is on fire. The flames are rising roaring and cracking, Come and douse the fire,...

No Stitches in Time

Before the onset of the monsoon, we had called the attention of the government in several editorials to potholes that had appeared on several...

Of job cars and moral authority

The state Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh had once ridiculed the implementation of the rural employment guarantee scheme. He was commenting on the way...

A Sin not to Try

Sometimes the stark reality confronts one and we are left to suffer in its wake, the writings on the wall which we perceive to...

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