122nd rank in the list of cleanliness Dirty mind, dirty Imphal

Point taken. This was not the main theme of his address at the centenary celebrations of voluntary organisation, Bharat Sevashram Sangha through video conferencing,...

Discourse on Legitimacy

A two part, op-ed article in The Telegraph, by Pratap Bhanu Mehta after a routine India-China cooperation summit in Beijing about a decade ago,...

Remembering Chittaranjan

Ten years ago, student activist Pebam Chittaranjan laid down his life against imposition of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act, 1958 in the State....

Coaching mania in Manipur

Leader Writer: Rakesh Lourembam "Coaching" in itself is the practice of supporting an individual or group through the process of achieving a specific personal...

First real test of BJP led Govt Studying stand of ANSAM

This is perhaps the first real test of the BJP led Government. In asserting that they are against any attempt to militarise tribal areas...

Beyond the Bazar

It is rather strange that city managers of Imphal have always a myopic view while deciding policies or at the stage of execution. Be...

Deeply polarised vote ahead Two phased election

Two phased election. One on March 4 and the second on March 8. Would be foolhardy to read the election tea leaves at this...

Regulating pets needed

What a relief that those of us in the newspaper business can for once, after nearly two months, write without a sense of guilt...

Enterprise or Sloth

It will come as no surprise that there is an exodus of young aspiring professionals away from the state. In a way this is...

Mission 272 Begins

BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi tweeted right after the last of the state elections result was announced that the victory in nearly 70...

Flashback: The Rise of the Moguls

By Subir Ghosh The consolidation of the Hollywood Studio System could not have happened without the power exerted by the moguls. There were many, among...

Fighting stigma with law

Even as medical research and breakthroughs are still centered around a total cure for HIV/AIDS and/or finding a vaccine to prevent it, what has...

After the Operation

Things are settling back to normal after the June 4 devastating Chandel ambush which broke what everybody thought with relief was the return of...

Hand that rocks the cradle Saluting mothers the world over

Hand that rocks the cradle rules the world. A short sentence but which is pregnant with meaning. Obviously this is the ultimate tribute to...

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