As the sober January dawns, a brief reflection on intolerance shows it is intellectually debilitating. Intolerance is made to measure of something with your mind. As Manipur’s demography is changing…
HAPPY NEW YEAR to everyone in Manipur and Let’s sing “Thou (prime minister in Delhi) art the ruler of the minds of all people of Manipur – dispenser of Manipur’s destiny”.
As I join Editor Rajesh of TSE in wishing pluralism and cultural materialism for
The devastating Chennai flood (Nov-Dec 2015) is the full blown effect of global warming – says experts, like the heat wave in Telangana that killed hundreds of people.
But how sure are we that humans are the major cause of global warming
The practice of
Enormous amount of solar radiation reaches the Earth through the atmosphere in the form of light that we can see and others we can’t see, including UV and IR. About 30% of this radiation is immediately reflected back out to space by cloud, ice, snow, sand
Global warming is a term used to describe a gradual increase in the average temperature of the Earth’s atmosphere and its oceans – a change that is believed to be permanently transforming the Earth’s climate. Climatologists have now agreed that most of gl
I firmly believe that climate change is due to global warming because of human activities. With a background of my graduate studies in physics, chemistry and biology, and as a medical doctor, this brief study, is written without any peppering of academic
As most well-adjusted people will probably roll their eyes as a boring new take-on what is notoriously viewed as a post-War Tribal-Meitei phenomenon, it transpires that economic blockade is becoming an internal Manipuri language of protest.
You may be fo
“To Autumn” by Keats, is one of the most anthologised lyrical poems ie emotional and songlike poetries. As a lover of English literature I went to see Keats’ house – a small house in Hampstead, north London, many years ago. It is now a museum with an autu
Manipur – the land of gods and heroes – a previous nation state of peace and tranquillity with a fusion of geography, season, communities and families – is at the crossroads in this first decade of the 21st century.
While my political thought is not full
Childbirth has always been a source of fascination in Manipur with an aura of antiquity, both feared and revered, with babies often born in a ‘wangonshang’ or delivery hut.
With the coming of Western medicine and many babies having been born with Caesa
Abraham Lincoln, over 200 years ago, said: “You can fool all the people some of the time, and some of the people all the time, but you cannot fool all the people all the time.” This is what the Khongsai lay people apparently feel about the ILPS demand Bil
“All the world’s a stage. All the men and women merely players” – wrote Shakespeare. Here in Manipur also, there are other actors apart from those playing in the ILPS drama. Let’s turn our attention to some of them.
Trying to understand the nature of hum
There is always the first time for everything, such as O Nabakishore – the first Meitei IAS officer on merit, has become the first Meitei Chief Secretary of Manipur. It’s history. Likewise, there must be the first Inner Line Permit System for Manipur.