DID YOU KNOW – In 2017, Imphal witnessed the highest rainfall in 60 years!

DID YOU KNOW – In 2017, Imphal witnessed the highest rainfall in 60 years!

IMPHAL, DECEMBER 17, 2017 Manipur’s capital city Imphal received the highest rainfall since 1956, recording 2,439.4mm in 2017 till December 13 or 68.71% above the state’s annual precipitation of 1446.3mm, the Indian Council of Agricultural Research’s (ICAR) Imphal centre has said. Rainfall above 2,000mm was recorded only in 1991 (2,110.6mm) and 1993 (2,171.6mm), the centre’s […]

DID YOU KNOW- 2017 can be considered as the worst year for Journalists!

"Journalists are being targeted for only being journalists and performing their job professionally" - BAHER MOHAMED, AL JAZEERA JOURNALIST

DID YOU KNOW- 2017 can be considered as the worst year for Journalists!

By SHWETA RAJ KANWAR | December 14, 2017 As 2017 draws to a close, it does good to retrospect on the events and happenings before the curtain covers them up forever. The year 2017 has seen a spate of journalist killings and even them being jailed, not only in India but all over the world! […]

DID YOU KNOW that India’s finest weed is found in the Northeast

DID YOU KNOW that India’s finest weed is found in the Northeast

Manipur’s Marijuana  has been considered as the best weed in the country. As stories keep on surfacing of smuggling contraband opium, there are reasons which make this state a favorable entity for such clandestine operations. Owing to its geographical compulsions, Manipur has become a source, destination and transit point for Opium, Heroin, Marijuana and other […]

Did you know? This festival in Manipur celebrates womanhood in a special way

Did you know? This festival in Manipur celebrates womanhood in a special way

Ningol Chakouba is a festival of Manipur in India.It is a social festival and is dedicated to strengthen the bond between married women and their parental families. Introduction: Ningol Chakouba is celebrated in November according to Manipur calendar’s second lunar day of the month Heyangei. Meiteis and many other communities of Manipur celebrate the festival with […]

DID YOU KNOW- This Northeast Indian state houses the highest number of clouded leopards in Southeast Asia!

DID YOU KNOW- This Northeast Indian state houses the highest number of clouded leopards in Southeast Asia!

Mizoram’s Dampa Tiger Reserve now holds the distinction of housing the highest number of clouded leopards in Southeast Asia, the state government claimed on Thursday. The density of population of clouded leopards, locally knows as ‘Kelral’, is 5.14 per 100 sq km in the reserve, situated along the Mizoram-Bangladesh-Tripura, it said in a release. The […]