Manipuri rice: A cure for cancer?

Manipuri rice: A cure for cancer?

According to the American Chemical Society, “black rice is a nutritious and economical food source that is estimated to feed about one third of the world’s population.” Devakanta, a resident of Manipur and a thinking farmer has been able to adopt and improvise eco friendly methods of farming to increase harvest year after year. Passionate […]

Arunachal Pradesh: China won’t attempt further misadventure says Eastern Command chief

Arunachal Pradesh: China won’t attempt further misadventure says Eastern Command chief

ITANAGAR, January 16, 2018: Claiming that China has “apologised” for breaching Indian territory in Arunachal Pradesh’s Tuting area during road construction, GOC-in-C, Eastern Command, Lt Gen Abhay Krishna said the Chinese would not try such misadventures again as the footprint of the Indian Army is everywhere. “We marked the ground and told them that they […]

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 […]

Sikkim standoff: India-China meeting on border issue gets underway

Sikkim standoff: India-China meeting on border issue gets underway

GANGTOK, December 22, 2017: The annual meeting of the Special Representatives of India and China on their border issue got underway here on Friday. “Shri Ajit Doval, National Security Adviser and the Special Representative of India and Mr. Yang Jiechi, State Councillor and Member of Politburo of the Communist Party of China’s Central Committee and […]

Assam: Satellite images strengthens evidence of China’s project causing increase in turbidity levels

Latest satellite imagery shows the river Brahmaputra disappearing into a 900 m underground tunnel in China

Assam: Satellite images strengthens evidence of China’s project causing increase in turbidity levels

Dhemaji, December 14, 2017 Digital Globe, the US commercial vendor of space imagery, has indicated a new project in China at an advanced stage. This negates the Centre’s November 26 statement that there was no evidence of a water diversion project in China that could have raised the turbidity of the Siang and Brahmaputra. The […]