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‘Foreign Tourists Inflow To NE Has Increased By 27 Percent’

SHILLONG, Oct 14: Foreign tourists’ inflow into Northeastern states has increased by over 27 per cent last year against a national growth of only 5.9 per cent, a top Union Tourism department official said here on Tuesday. “The number of foreign tourists visiting the Northeast region has increased... 

BOOK EXTRACT: Indo-Myanmar Cross-Border Trade: A Passage To Asian Prosperity Or A Dead End

End of the Cold War followed by successful conclusion of the Uruguay Round in the last decade of the twentieth century saw a surge in economic integration among countries around the globe. The climate of trans-national economic cooperation opened up the prospect of increased cross-border trade among... 

From Manipur, Stories Of The Women Actors Who Didn’t Get To Play Mary Kom

Lin Laishram lounges on the verandah of her four-storied home in Imphal, dressed in a T-shirt and track pants. At 5’9”, she is tall for a Manipuri woman. An actor and a model, she has spent more time trying to crack the Mumbai circuit than she has in her hometown. Among a handful of actors from the... 

Shoppers Cannot Get Enough Of Namphalong

Going to Namphalong, I expected the Burmese would talk about the clamp down, illegal migrants and chucking the Junta out. To my utter surprise, they were painfully passive, they didn’t mention anything about the regime and it was clear that they only wanted to talk about the border town business. The... 

The Endless Kabaw Valley

A book titled, The Endless Kabaw Valley (British created vicious cycle of Manipur, Burma and India) authored by Dr Th. Suresh Singh and published by the Quills Ink Publishing would be released on August 20 at Manipur Press Club. The book puts light on boundaries of controversial Kabaw Valley (including... 

Press Release: Salutes Delhi Police On Arrest Of Nigerian Nationality, Murder Of North East Women

North East Support Centre & Helpline RZ 61, 4th Floor, Palam Vihar, Dwarka, New Delhi 110075. Tel 25084561 For Immediate Press Release Salutes Delhi Police on Arrest of Nigerian Nationality Murder of North East Women NE Helpline Demands Delhi Police to Absconding Murderer and Rapist of 7 Years Old... 

Pilate: Truth And Politics

As we observe Good Friday, let us remember the precious blood Jesus shed, the pains he went through and the cross he bore for us. Let us also retrospect on how he suffered and under whom… That little phrase ‘suffered under Pontius Pilate’ has from the beginning been recited in the creeds of... 

A Good Friday Message

For the Son of Man (Jesus Christ) came to seek and to save the lost (Luke 19:10) In his immeasurable love for humanity, Lord Jesus Christ took upon himself such titles as “Son of God”, “Son of Man”, “Lamb of God”, “Light of the World” etc describing His mission and His actual object in... 

Press Release: Christian Council Welcomes Manipur Government’s Appointment Of Christian Member In Minority Commission

All India Christian Council Delhi Office: RZ 61, 4th Floor, Palam Vihar, Dwarka, New Delhi 110075. Tel 25084561 Press Release Christian Council Welcomes Manipur Government’s Appointment of Christian Member in Minority Commission Imphal, April 21, 2011, All India Christian Council (aicc) welcomes Manipur... 

Realization Of The Supreme Lord As A Person II

Regarding the origin of life, Dr. TD Singh wrote that this material paradigm of life is not making much headway in an attempt to create life from a mixture of complex bio-molecules. It should be noted that if life is a product of complex molecular reactions, at this stage of scientific advancement a... 

Press Release: Puducherry Chapter Of The Save Loktak Lake Campaign Concluded

PRESS RELEASE Puducherry [16th April 2011] NECEER Puducherry Chapter of the Save Loktak Lake Campaign concluded Save Loktak Lake Campaign at Pondicherry Rock Beach Worldwide Save Loktak Lake Campaign, Puducherry chapter ended today successfully. The city chapter ended with a signature campaign at Pondicherry... 

Press Release: One More Attack on Two North East Boys in Murnika, South Delhi

North East Support Centre & Helpline RZ 61, 4th Floor, Palam Vihar, Dwarka, New Delhi 110075. Tel 25084561 For Immediate Release For more information, please contact Madhu Chandra – Spokesperson 9716004939 New Delhi, April 13, 2011 (3:15 PM) ————————————————————————– One... 

Press Release: Landlord Attacked A North East Brother And Sister In Delhi

North East Support Centre & Helpline RZ 61, 4th Floor, Palam Vihar, Dwarka, New Delhi 110075. Tel 25084561 For more information, please contact Madhu Chandra – Spokesperson New Delhi, April 12, 2011 (11:45 hrs) ——————————————————- Landlord...