Manipur border draws tension after Myanmar army’s demolition drive on ‘no man’s land’

Manipur border draws tension after Myanmar army’s demolition drive on ‘no man’s land’

Imphal, January 4, 2018: The demolition of “illegal constructions” by the Myanmar Army on the no man’s land along the India-Myanmar border has led to some tension in Manipur’s Tengnoupal district. According to district collector K. Raghumani, the Myanmarese authorities had not informed them about the demolition drive. However, the matter would be brought to […]

Assam NRC issue: Three FIRs lodged against Mamata Banerjee

Assam NRC issue: Three FIRs lodged against Mamata Banerjee

Guwahati, January 4, 2017 Three separate FIRs were lodged here against West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday for her alleged inflammatory statement regarding the National Register of Citizens (NRC) being updated in Assam. Banerjee who is also chief of Trinamool Congress had yesterday said in a public meeting that the NRC update is a ‘conspiracy’ […]

LIFESTYLE | How climate change could change the taste of your wine

LIFESTYLE | How climate change could change the taste of your wine

LIFESTYLE | January 4, 2018 Although winegrowers seem reluctant to try new grape varieties apparently to protect the taste of the wines, new research suggests that they will ultimately have to give up on their old habit as planting lesser-known grape varieties might help vineyards to counteract some of the effects of climate change. “It’s […]