DID YOU KNOW Sharmila Tagore has a Northeast connection!

DID YOU KNOW Sharmila Tagore has a Northeast connection!

Sharmila Tagore, we have only known her to be an actress, a Padma Bhushan awardee, wife of Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, the Nawab of Pataudi and former captain of the Indian cricket team and mother of Saif Ali Khan and Soha Ali Khan, but what we didn’t know is that ‘She has a Northeast connection’. Did you […]

DID YOU KNOW about the lady who designed Asia’s largest church in Nagaland?

DID YOU KNOW about the lady who designed Asia’s largest church in Nagaland?

May 6, 2017: Standing tall and majestic, on the hilltop over Zunheboto town in Nagaland, the Sumi Baptist Church has created history by becoming Asia’s largest church. Architect Honoholi K. Chishi-Zhimomi, of the firm Akitektura and a mother of three, has become famous across the country and the world by designing the church, and has […]

DID YOU KNOW Harry Potter Actress Julie Christie has a Northeast Connection!

DID YOU KNOW Harry Potter Actress Julie Christie has a Northeast Connection!

May 25, 2017: Julie Frances Christie , born on 14 April 1940 is an English actress. An icon of the “swinging London” era of the 1960s, she has won the Academy, Golden Globe, BAFTA, and Screen Actors Guild Awards, and in 1997 she received the BAFTA Fellowship. Christie was born on 14 April 1940 at Singlijan Tea […]

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? 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 […]