Mostly, Manipuri Tribals Are Targeted In Delhi, Why?

A notion exists and it says that all the murders, molestations, rapes and beatings against Manipuri in Delhi happened to Manipuri tribals (Scheduled Tribes) only who largely settle in the hilly regions of Manipur and whose religion is largely Christianity, while Manipuri Meiteis (General, OBC, SC) whose religion are predominantly Hindu Vaishnavism and Sanamahism – the ancient Meitei religion, and...

COTA Intensifies Stir, To Stay Away From Exam Duty

IMPHAL, Feb 11: Intensifying their ongoing agitation being launched under the banner of Council of Teachers’ Association (COTA) over the demand for implementation of 6th Central Pay in toto, teachers from primary to secondary level have decided to stay away from duty in the class X and class XII examination due to begin from March 25 and March 16 respectively. The decision of the agitating teachers...

Educating Manipur: The Education District Way

On September 17, 2010 I just managed to attend the post-lunch session of the Seminar, ‘˜Manipur: The Way Forward’. My first impressions? It was well organized, but deserving of at least three days, to be fair to the speakers and expectant participants. And expectations were high. Anyway, it was well attended. Classic Hotel was better than I ever imagined. The Conference Hall was pretty...