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Latest advancements in TB science in spotlight

Bobby Ramakant – CNSContd from previous issuePHOENix (Protecting Households On Exposure to Newly Diagnosed Index Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis Patients) study is comparing Delamanid with Isoniazid for preventing MDR-TB in children, adolescents an..

Quality seed production of rice (HYV) for doubling farm income under PPP model

Dr Th Robindro SinghRice cultivation is very popular and important because it is the major staple food crop of Manipur and no option of cultivation of other suitable crops in the rice field during the Kharif season. With the increasing population, we need..

Rainbow resistance and freedom movement against British colonialism

Lt Gen (Dr) Konsam Himalay Singh Contd from previous issue Discovery of tea and oil in the region further added to the colonization efforts of the Britishers. Coal industry and huge natural resources including teak in the region gave further impetus ..

Rainbow resistance and freedom movement against British colonialism

Lt Gen (Dr) Konsam Himalay Singh The Indian independence movement was a series of events during British Raj. It is believed that revolutionary movement for independence emerged from erstwhile Bengal Province of which many parts of the North East India suc..

Experiences from serving as VC of a private university

Prof N Irabanta SinghThe writer joined the Bir Tikendrajit University, Manipur [Established by the Manipur Government Act No. 9 of 2020 and as per UGC Act, 1956 u/s 2(f)] on 15th March, 2021 as Vice-Chancellor, who is Principal Executive and Academic Offi..

Latest advancements in TB science in spotlight

Bobby Ramakant – CNSContd from previous issue This regimen is the first successful short-course treatment regimen for drug-susceptible TB disease in almost 40 years. WHO has endorsed this regimen for use [CDC guidance is forthcoming], said Shob..

The fruition of mass communication

Lunminthang HaokipContd from previous issueThe milder, yet subtle, anchors like Rajdeep Sardesai, Anand and Barkha Dutt have created an unique niche for themselves on the small screen. In no period in history, trans-border News broadcasting and dissecting..

The fruition of mass communication

Lunminthang HaokipMASS MEDIA: Mass Media is the general term by which we know the diversified media technologies through which news and views are collected and communicated to reach a large number of people residing near and far. Movies, radio, recorded m..

Why should people join politics ?

Oinam Nabakishore Singh There is a popular saying –Politics is the last resort of scoundrels. To understand the meaning of this sentence, it is worthwhile to know the meaning of politics and scoundrels. According to Cambridge Dictionary, Politics is..

Chives cultivation in Manipur : A lucrative agribusiness option

Dr Priyadarshini SalamChives is a highly demanded crop in Manipur grown and produced throughout the year. Popularly used as spices and condiments, in making popular dishes, fritters and are also consumed raw. Once planted, it continuously gives high retur..

Poppy Economy: Belling a 1000-pound Gorilla

Boilal GangteContd from previous issueHence, the velocity of money for the “Poppy Economy” will be higher than the average public money. The velocity of money in India post demonetization (2016) was about 7.8 times (M1 Level), which probably w..

Latest advancements in TB science in spotlight

Bobby Ramakant – CNSContd from previous issue “CROI 2022: Global Advocates Offer Insights and Directions on the Science and Next Steps Needed.”Harry Tembo, Zambia Community Advisory Platform, Zambia; Katie Willingham, The Well Proje..

The Oratory Academy: Dawn of real public speaking in Manipur

Birkarnelzelzit ThiyamMany may not have heard of this Academy called ‘The Oratory Academy,’ and before I break into what all it is about, it is important to raise this question, Why is public speaking really important ? This is something to be..

Poppy Economy: Belling a 1000-pound Gorilla

Boilal GangteAn article in IndiaToday says “The ‘War on Drugs’ is a popular slogan in Manipur politics. But a drive through the districts in the hills showed that State and Central authorities are far from winning this war”. While ..

Iih – The lone foot traveller from Nepal

S BalakrishnanContd from previous issueI made sure, like the publicity-hungry politicians, to have a snap of that moment, knowing very well that the piece of ponnadai is a useless cloth piece, only adding up to his luggage. But tradition is tradition, no ..

How Market Creating Innovations made America great

Anand LaishramContd from previous issueThousands of jobs were created. Other industries such as the wardrobe industry also benefited tremendously due to customers buying more and more clothes. Industries that supplied the raw materials (such as the steel,..

Latest advancements in TB science in spotlight

Bobby Ramakant – CNSDescription automatically generated with low confidencescientific advancements in preventing and treating TB (TB or tuberculosis, is among the deadliest of infectious diseases globally), were in spotlight at the recently conclude..

Languages soul of India & Hindi up to Ten

Free ThinkerA few days back Shri Narendra Modi, Hon Prime Minister of India called Indian languages as the soul of Indianness. While speaking about the prioritisation of local languages under the New Education Policy PM expressed the underlying commitment..

How Market Creating Innovations made America great

Anand LaishramLast week we took a look at the importance of vertical integration in the context of Market Creating Innovations.This week we will take a look at how Market Creating Innovations created prosperity in the countries that are considered develop..

Falling rupee becoming a cause for concern

Satyavan 'Saurabh'Contd from previous issueCost-push inflation also known as wage-push inflation; Occurs when there is an increase (inflation) in aggregate prices due to an increase in wages and raw material costs. Companies may not be allowed to pass the..

Iih – The lone foot traveller from Nepal

S BalakrishnanProbably Mr Iih, the lone footloose traveler from Nepal, took Rabindranath Tagore’s poetry line “Ekla cholo re” as if penned with forethought keeping only Iih in mind. Because Iih has been travelling … travelling alon..

Dry Manipur still Wet and ‘High’-Are we losing out on liquor prohibition ?

Ngangom Junior LuwangThe latest report by the National Family Health Survey-5 (NFHS-5), 2019-21 on liquor is distressing in as much as the otherwise dry Manipur is found still high and infamously the fourth most “drunk” State (Andaman & Ni..

Inflation worries real but, in our case, it is a passing phase

Lakshmana Venkat KuchiOn the economy front, there is no escaping the fact that we are in hot waters, though we ae much better placed than our neighbours – Sri Lanka or Pakistan, and since our fundamentals are strong we are sure to tide over this sit..

Falling rupee becoming a cause for concern

Satyavan 'Saurabh'Rupee depreciation means that the rupee has become less valuable against the dollar. The Indian rupee fell to an all-time low of 77.44 against the US dollar. Tighter global monetary policy, strengthening of the US dollar and risk aversio..

Grow drumstick (Sahjan) for good health and extra income

Prof M Sumarjit Singh and Tabuiliu AbonmaiDrumstick (Sahjan), scientifically known as Moringa oleifera, is the most widely cultivated species of the family Moringaceae. The plant is highly nutritious and has a variety of uses. The drumstick tree is perenn..

The hypocrisy of the Opposition narrative on fuel prices

Hardeep S PuriContd from previous issueHistorical analysis of domestic price rise suggests that the price rise of petrol during 2014-2022 of 36% (Rs.77/litre to Rs. 105/litre) is the lowest among comparable periods in the last 42 years: 60% during 2007-14..

May 15 - Intl Day of FamiliesFamilies are falling apart, moods are changing

Priyanka SaurabhContd from previous issueOn the positive side, Indian society may see a slowdown in population growth and feminization of the workforce as an effect of the decline in the family as an institution. However, there is a need to understand the..

Shija celebrates 26 years of laparoscopic surgery in Manipur

Dr Kh PalinShija Hospitals & Research Institute (SHRI) completed an illustrious 26 years of laparoscopic surgery today. SHRI performed the first laparoscopic operation on May 10, 1996, using instruments permanently installed at the then-hospital on RI..

Add cucumber to your Summer skincare routine

Shahnaz HusainCucumbers are one of the cheapest, easily available and best summer-friendly natural ingredients that helps the skin breathe and rejuvenate especially during intense  heat waves.Filled with essential nutrients such as vitamins, minerals..

The hypocrisy of the Opposition narrative on fuel prices

Hardeep S PuriSince early-2020, Governments around the world have been in the throes of the COVID-19 pandemic, struggling to adapt to an evolving world order which is not of their making.India has emerged among the most resilient countries – a reali..

Manipur Roads: A rainy season’s unspoken ‘Nightmare’

Jyotishraj ThoudamPerhaps the public has given up in complaining about potholes, slimy roads & quality of the asphalt to the concerned. I am not a Political Science student, neither is a vast majority of the people. However, one cannot help noticing t..

May 15 - Intl Day of FamiliesFamilies are falling apart, moods are changing

Priyanka SaurabhContd from previous issueToday most people are facing the absence of meaningful life. One of the disadvantages of the collapse of the family system is the loss of the qualities of sharing, caring, empathy, cooperation, honesty, listening, ..

May 15 - Intl Day of FamiliesFamilies are falling apart, moods are changing

Priyanka SaurabhContd from previous issueThe collapse of the family institution has created a hindrance in our emotional relationships. The unification bond in a family is the relation by mutual affection and blood. A family is a closed unit that holds us..

India’s declaration of ‘Opening to export wheat to South Asian neighbours despite ban’ Reflection of ‘Neighbourhood First Policy’?

John RozarioContd from previous issueHowever, neighboring countries of India see a glimmer of hope in an assurance from India’s Commerce Secretary amid the sanctions. He said the sanctions would benefit neighboring and poorer countries.It is the suc..

Real identity of Bharat

Akash SatputeA great Hindi poet has a quote about India.*Greece, Egypt, Rome, Sab Mit gaye jaha se, Kuch Bat hain ki Hasti Mitati Nahi Hamari....*What is that thing after all that have preserved the identity of Bharatvarsh  over thousands of years? W..

India’s declaration of ‘Opening to export wheat to South Asian neighbours despite ban’ Reflection of ‘Neighbourhood First Policy’?

John RozarioSince the start of the Russia-Ukraine crisis, India’s ban on wheat exports has reignited worldwide concerns about rising food prices that can exacerbate the problems of food-deficit countries especially neigbouring countries.The Indian H..

Ambassadors for Christ

Lunminthang HaokipAMBASSADORS AND HIGH COMMISSIONERS: Nations of the world have to act upon daily urgencies and aspirations of their people in the international field. For smooth and accurate country-to-country transactions of matters official, diplomatic..

Insects as feed for aquaculture

U Amala, MS Yandigeri, P Pannikar, PK Jesna and F KhanThe practice of using insects as feed was commonly practiced in countries like Nigeria (Banjo et al., 2006), Mexico (Ramos-Elorduy et al., 2006), Thailand (Yhoung Aree et al., 1997) and Africa. Insects..

World hypertension day : 17th May 2022

Dr Kshetrimayum Kala Singh“Measure your Blood Pressure Accurately, Control it, Live longer”. Hypertension is a silent killerContd from previous issueh) Age-High blood pressure is common in older age group.Whereas causes of secondary hypertensi..

May 15 - Intl Day of FamiliesFamilies are falling apart, moods are changing

Priyanka SaurabhContd from previous issueAs a result, the material-oriented, competitive and highly aspirational generation is losing control of the so-called complex family structures. Just as individualism claimed rights and freedom of choice. It has fo..

New MAHUD for a new Imphal CityTownship as powerful Engine of Growth

Mohendro NandeibamNow the combined operation of internal forces such as natural increase of population, migration and reclassification of formerly rural area and external forces of globalisation on larger market interaction and increasing commercialisatio..

World hypertension day : 17th May 2022

Dr Kshetrimayum Kala Singh“Measure your Blood Pressure Accurately, Control it, Live longer”. Hypertension is a silent killerOne in three adults worldwide has high blood pressure. Every year 17th May is dedicated to World Hypertension Day (WHD)..

NE India, Myanmar, and Bangladesh’s exchange of regional strategic advantage

Mehjabin BhanuContd from previous issueHowever, no updates on the resuscitation of this trilateral pipeline arrangement are publicly available as of August 2021, hence the project is presumed canceled.But this trilateral project will benefit India-Banglad..

May 15 - Intl Day of FamiliesFamilies are falling apart, moods are changing

Priyanka SaurabhContd from previous issueIt helps in building collective consciousness in the individual. The family system is single and has been around for centuries, and enriched with diversity, reinforcing the social fabric. It is a major source of em..

The road to Somdal, Muivah’s birthplace in Manipur, shows Delhi urgently needs to reorient its North East policy

Jaideep SaikiaThe road to Somdal querulously wound its way into the innards of the hills of Ukhrul. Oak, pine, bamboo and Mesua Ferrea lined our paths and there were children on the road who gave out long and shrill whistles as we passed by.I had been war..

NE India, Myanmar, and Bangladesh’s exchange of regional strategic advantage

Mehjabin BhanuThe North Eastern part of India, as well as the surrounding countries of Southeast Asia, is a fascinating seismotectonic zone. The region is bordered on the north by the eastern and northeastern Himalayas, on the east by the Indo-Burma range..

She kicked for a second chance

Birkarnelzelzit ThiyamI might have penned down a few years back about this story of mine but I would like to bring it back again today. Taking all my readers to a time when I was on with a lot of deep surveys over suicide survivors. I would like to bring ..

May 15 - Intl Day of Families Families are falling apart, moods are changing

Priyanka SaurabhToday, there is a dire need for everyone to think and understand about family values and family as an institution, and at the same time, there is a need to find out the reasons for the decline of these values and rectify them. For this, th..

Taking advantage of dying sedition law

Free ThinkerDuring this temporary black-out of Sedition Law may I take the liberty to express my views to my heart’s content in the absence of rigorous Sec 124A of IPC.Bloody hell, these buggers don’t know ABC and ruling the State and running ..

Gleanings from Buddhism

S BalakrishnanLord Buddha’s compassion will enter into anyone, even a lay devotee, who confides in Him in full faith and trust. As they say, faith moves even a mountain. An old woman became a Buddha because of her unassailable faith/trust on Sakyamu..

Market creating innovations and vertical integration

Anand LaishramIn the previous weeks, we have talked about the pull strategy for economic development, Market Creating Innovations, non-consumption and business model innovation.This week let’s look at something called vertical integration in the con..

Nursing as a career choice

Ranjan K BaruahWe should be aware that approximately 27 million men and women make up the global nursing and midwifery workforce. This accounts for nearly 50% of the global health workforce. There is a global shortage of health workers, in particular nurs..

Tacitly tacit

Zena SinghContd from previous issueno one around to understand or care enough to try to understand another… that one is driven to a point. People discuss those who cannot speak as objects… can they understand ??? Oh does she /he do this does s..

Radio always comes to our rescue in natural disasters and pandemic

Lakshmana Venkat KuchiLast week I had the good fortune to spend two days with the country’s most interesting, informative, and influential voices that helped India battle Coronavirus during the pandemic as effectively as they chirp about this and th..

Tacitly tacit

Zena SinghSpirited and love of all things BRIGHT & BEAUTIFUL  throwing a care to the wind is who I am, loving sunshine and well lit rooms  passionate about passions…upbeat and positive..always seeking for the brighter side of things an..

“I don’t want to live in a world where women are not respected”

Oinam Nabakishore Singh The words of ultimate abhorrence and revulsion for the world where women are not respected were uttered by Sita, considered to be a Goddess and incarnation of Laxmi herself-I don’t want to live in a world where women are not ..

The semiotic interpretations of traffic policing

Paojakhup [email protected] from previous issueTherefore, a keen interest in understanding traffic issues on the roads is being induced from a semiotic approach.Goods & Service ProvidersThis responsible cop, Mr. Vaiphei reminds us of the science o..

The semiotic interpretations of traffic policing

Paojakhup [email protected] the wake of yesterday’s traffic buzz at Tuibong Traffic point, I would like to highlight some semiotics elements related thereto. The hand gesture efforts (as a sign) of a traffic cop amidst busy commuters under heavy ra..

Cold facial during Summer

Shahnaz HusainLooking to chill out in the hot season? Well, your face does, too!The heat is on the rise. When the weather changes, the needs of the skin also change. That means we’re constantly on the look-out for treatments that will keep us cool.A..

Citrus Marcoptera : A rare Citrus species in NE India

S. Romen Singh, L Wangchu, N Devachandra, Barunsingh and BN HazarikaHatkora also known as Satkara is one of the most important under exploited and endangered species of Citrus among the species found in North East India. It is tight-skinned, belonging to ..

Sustainable fisheries and aquaculture development in NE region

Prof Ratan Kumar SahaContd from previous issue7. Production and Propagation of Freshwater Prawn and other Prawns in Manipur8. Establishment of fish Farms in Hill districts: Creation of multipurpose water harvesting structures with High-Density Polyethylen..

Thereby hangs a tale : Harrowing memories of a blast victim

Kakai SingsitThere was this insinuation that the victims of the 2004-05 landmine blast were denied compensation even after the amount was long back released by the State Home Department.To authenticate the report a team of journalists set out to meet some..

The USP of Churachandpur

Lunminthang HaokipA FAST-GROWING TOWNSHIP: The occasional visitor, mistakenly judging by the bohemian lifestyle of a few slipped-disc type lasses-gone-berserk, may draw bizarre conclusions of their own about the southern Manipur Eimi township’s life..

Sustainable fisheries and aquaculture development in NE region

Prof Ratan Kumar SahaContd from previous issueand which will also provide necessary household nutritional security. This approach involving synergic blending of crops, horticulture, dairy, fisheries, poultry, etc. (A2, A3, A4 or A5 model= Agriculture, Aqu..

Manipur Cabinet : A blurry mosaic of representation ?

Boilal GangteLet’s start-off with some of the recent winning speeches of the leading politicians of the world.1. Emmanuel Macron (2022)-"Thank you! I'm not the candidate of one camp anymore, but the President of all of us"2. Joe Biden (2021) -"Folks..

How India is empowering women through its policies

Smriti Zubin IraniThe Indian Government has catapulted the maxim of sarvajanahitaya, sarvajana-sukhaya (for the good of all, for the happiness of all) into a palpable reality in the past decade. The extant essence of janhit (public interest) has been rein..

Soil rejuvenation through plants-Cultivator’s Perspective

Dr Kreni Lokho and Lohrii AdaiContd from previous issueAccording to the author observation, the fertility of the soil might be attributed to its fruits. The ripen fruits falls off and degraded, resulting in the soil fertility.Polygonum molle and P. runcin..

Sustainable fisheries and aquaculture development in NE region

Prof Ratan Kumar SahaContd from previous issueTimely· Your objective should include a time limit. Ex: I will complete this step by month/day/year.· I will establish a sense of urgency and prompt you to have better time management.2.2 Strategic &..

Various voices on reduced areas of AFSPA

ZK Pahrii PouIt was on 31st March 2022, that Amit Shah, the honourable Union Home Minister tweeted, “In a significant step, GoI under the decisive leadership of PM Shri @NarendraModi Ji has decided to reduce disturbed areas under Armed Forces Specia..

Soil rejuvenation through plants-Cultivator’s Perspective

Dr Kreni Lokho and Lohrii AdaiPlants are natural components in tropical ecosystem. Plant provides a wide range of service to human from firewood and construction materials, to fruits, nuts, gums, resins, fodder and medicines. They also render services suc..

Quantity of Carbon Sequestration in Dailong Biodiversity Heritage Site

Kh Hitler SinghContd from previous issue5 U-Thangjing; Quantity-116 Ngudai; Quantity-97 Thangring; Quantity-68 Pareng; Scientific Name-Alnusnepalensis; Quantity-69 Thangbang (in Rongmei); Quantity-510 Leihao; Scientific Name-Micheliachampaca; Quantity-411..

Sustainable fisheries and aquaculture development in NE region

Prof Ratan Kumar SahaContd from previous issueThere are several constraints to the development of the fishery sector in Manipur. These are categorized as ‘support system constraints’, ‘infrastructural constrains’, ‘financial ..

Conquest of the last frontier

Vishal KapoorContd from previous issueWith a sustained focus on development of our hinterland, the villages are increasingly getting connected to the mainstream.The success of DDUGJY paved the way for the rollout of the household electrification scheme..

Motherhood : A symbol of Love

Fr Paul Lelen HaokipMotherhood is another ‘term’ for ‘love without measure’. At least a day is set aside globally to acknowledge the sacrifice of mothers for their children and husbands. Mothers’ Day is just a minuscule grati..

Quantity of Carbon Sequestration in Dailong Biodiversity Heritage Site

Kh Hitler SinghIntroduction to Dailong Village : Dailong is located near Tamenglong HQs at a road distance of about 8 Km on the Tamei-Tamenglong Road. It is one of the oldest villages in Tamenglong and it was earlier known as Poudailong which means Stone ..

Some words on Mother’s Day

Birkarnelzelzit ThiyamYesterday, social media was bombarded by selfies with mothers of all colours. Irrespective of how all behave with their mothers on the other 364 days, most seem to fake post the love they have for their mother in the urge to not go o..

Sustainable fisheries and aquaculture development in NE region

Prof Ratan Kumar SahaGlobally, fisheries and aquaculture contribute a significant role in rural development through food and nutritional security, poverty alleviation, economic development, employment, and livelihood support among rural people. Aquacultur..

Conquest of the last frontier

Vishal KapoorContd from last SaturdayThe last leg of rural electrification involved the toughest terrains - deserts, mountain ranges and rivers and LWE-hit areas. Taking electricity to the darkest corners of a country as huge and diverse as India, was a t..

Road blocking for everything

Free ThinkerA few days back I received a video, showing - organizing a road block by three or four gentlemen protesting against the increase in the rate of “Yu” from 80 rupees to 150 rupees. One of them was uttering that “we are not goin..

Odisha File

S BalakrishnanFor long I had wanted to take my family members to Odisha where I worked in Cuttack, the State’s old capital, during 1980-83 (for 3 years after being transferred from Port Blair, my 1st place of posting). From Cuttack I was shifted to ..

The element of surprise

Dr Sumedha KushwahaWhen was the last time someone surprised you or you surprised someone? I realized this week that when life surprises you with a good event which is least expected, it leaves a very happy scar on your memory. Whenever we remember people,..

Market creating innovations and business model

Anand LaishramIn the previous weeks, we have looked at:- Push vs Pull strategies- What Market Creating Innovations mean?- How Market Creating Innovations help ignite economic development?This week, we will look at what Market Creating Innovations entail. ..

Promotion of nurseries for fruits and plantation crops

N Devachandra, L Wangchu, S Romen Singh, B Singh and BN HazarikaContd from previous issueThere shall be blocks for elite mother plants of fruits/plantation crops from where scions/bud sticks would be collected. Separate blocks for desirable rootstocks are..

Mixed Marriages and our Heritage !

Ngangom Junior LuwangSome years back, a Manipuri Actress’s personal views on mixed alliances seem to have touched some raw nerves. We already had a precedent in the Manipuri film industry and we all know what had exactly transpired ! Reasons could b..

We live in the best of times to preach and hear the gospel truth through tech and media

Lunminthang HaokipMANIPUR OF THE 1960s: In the 1960s of the last century, hill area of Manipur wasn’t like it is today. Literacy had not caught up much. Communication was poor. Tech and media were still primitive. So were the methods adopted to spre..

Promotion of nurseries for fruits and plantation crops

N Devachandra, L Wangchu, S Romen Singh, B Singh and BN HazarikaContd from previous issue For tea, individual estates and gardens are propagating their required cuttings as per their needs. They hardly procure from third parties. It is high time for ..

Conquest of the last frontier

Vishal KapoorEnsuring Energy Access by 2030 is one of the major outcomes envisaged under the SDG-7 goals adopted by the United Nations. Energy-deprivation has a detrimental effect on the quality of life for the people. Apart from reducing economic opportu..

World Hand Hygiene Day

Sangita ThangjamWorld Hand Hygiene Day is a global campaign commemorated on 5th May every year . The day has been declared by the World Health Organization (WHO) since 2009 and encourages patients and their family members to join health workers in their e..

Promotion of nurseries for fruits and plantation crops

N Devachandra, L Wangchu, S Romen Singh, B Singh and BN HazarikaHorticulture is truly acknowledged as the most important ‘enabler’ of diversifying agriculture, both in India as well as in international scenarios. Whenever agribusiness is talke..

Tips for summer party make up

Shahnaz HusainSummer is the perfect excuse to throw a party for whatever reason! Weddings, anniversaries, bachelorette parties, or just a good old beach party next to the sea  to  catch up with old friends.– you name it and it’s happ..

Understanding Environmental Problem

Maisnam Susmina and Rajendra KshetriContd from prev issueEcocentrism and anthropocentric moral reasoning or perspective are adopted to understand how humans perceive and interrelate with nature. An anthropocentric perspective is to take a human-oriented v..

Are you prepared for the perfect storm coming our way ?

Rahul ShahIf he depends to a large degree on his capital for managing his expenses then he should have a mix of both stocks as well as bonds in his portfolio.Every time the stock portion goes up significantly, he should sell some and put the money in bond..

Pranks unloaded: From fiction to mundanity

Dr Ksh Imokanta SinghDictionary meaning of prank goes something like, ‘a trick that is intended to be funny but not to cause harm or damage’. Prank may be understood as One Act One scene play with a plot to build up a few seconds or minutes st..

Water education for sustainability and food security

BC KusreWater is one of the most vital resources in Agriculture that plays a role in enhancing food production to meet the demand of growing population. As per the national water policy 70% of the water demand comes from the agriculture sector. Thus agric..

World Veterinary Day 2022 : Strengthening veterinary resilience

Dr K Rashbehari SinghContd from previous issueThey are also more likely to set personal and professional goals and devise ways of meeting such goals.  Staying positive : When undertaking challenging work, the ability to manage strong feelings and imp..

Understanding Environmental Problem

Maisnam Susmina and Rajendra KshetriContd from previous issueIn bygone days, Manipur enjoyed a pleasant temperature with moderate humidity; however, there has been a dramatic change in the temperature and uncertainty in rainfall, leading to scarcity of wa..

Are you prepared for the perfect storm coming our way ?

Rahul ShahContd from previous issueWell, Aiyar does have a point. As a matter of fact, a lot of experts across the globe share a similar view.They don't agree the current high inflation is transitory. They believe it's going to be with us for a fair amoun..

Understanding Environmental Problem

Maisnam Susmina and Rajendra KshetriWe celebrate Earth Day on April 22nd of every year to save our mother earth by giving awareness to the people around the globe. Humans do not have the right to threaten the earth for individual purposes or extend human ..

The end of a successful professional’s journey-A tribute

Salam Rupachandra SinghAsok Potsangbam was the 3rd son of (L) Potsangbam Mani Singh & (L) Potsangbam Ibemcha Devi of Khangempalli Pankha, Imphal. His father served in Police Department and retired as the Deputy Superintendent of Police in the State Go..

World Veterinary Day 2022 : Strengthening veterinary resilience

Dr K Rashbehari Singh Contd from last SundayCompassion fatigue: Compassion fatigue is a term that describes the physical, emotional, and psychological impact of helping others, often through experiences of stress or trauma.  Compassion fatigue is a r..