Manipur’s young entrepreneurs strive to make Ukhrul an ‘Organic’ district by 2030

Manipur’s young entrepreneurs strive to make Ukhrul an ‘Organic’ district by 2030

TNT Desk | Imphal, April 11, 2018:  With an aim to prove to the world that Ukhrul could truly be sustainable in most aspects, a small but vibrant team of young entrepreneurs from Manipur that called themselves — Hill Wild organised a #MadeInUkhrul 2018 Entrepreneurship Conclave Cum Trade Fair at Bakshi Ground Indoor Stadium, Dungrei-Hungpung on April 5 […]

TNT Gallery | Photo of the Day | Terrace Farming in Ukhrul, Manipur.

TNT Gallery | Photo of the Day | Terrace Farming in Ukhrul, Manipur.

“The simple hearth of the small farm is the true center of our universe.”                                                                                                             – Masanobu Fukuoka  Source : Sevendiary  

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 about the man who introduced Christianity and Western Education to Manipur?

DID YOU KNOW about the man who introduced Christianity and Western Education to Manipur?

DECEMBER 26, 2017 Prior to the coming of Christianity, several mission societies – including the American and the Welsh missions – had made an attempt to establish its mission centre in Manipur. But until the end of the 19th century, they were not allowed to enter the state, because of strong opposition from the Raja […]

USD 30 million project approved for livelihood and rural development project for Northeast India

USD 30 million project approved for livelihood and rural development project for Northeast India

Shillong, Nov 10, 2017: The International Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD) has approved a USD 30 million soft loan for phase four of the North Eastern Region Community Resource Management Project for Upland Areas (NERCORMP). NERCORMP is a livelihood and rural development project under the North Eastern Council, covering several districts in Assam, Meghalaya, Arunachal […]

MANIPUR | ‘Breaking the Silence’- Workshop on menstrual hygiene management this October

MANIPUR | ‘Breaking the Silence’- Workshop on menstrual hygiene management this October

October 2, 2017: ‘Breaking the Silence’ is an initiative to educate adolescent girls and women in remote parts of the country especially in the rural parts on menstrual hygiene management. The need to end the myths and taboos around periods is the first step to make the family, community and society at large a dignified […]

Manipur: Third earthquake rocks state in less than 2 weeks

Manipur: Third earthquake rocks state in less than 2 weeks

Imphal, September 24, 2017: A mild 3.0 magnitude earthquake jolted the north eastern state of Manipur striking panic among the people on Sunday. With its epicentre in Ukhrul, the tremor was felt in many parts of the state at 2.07 in the afternoon forcing the people in high rise buildings to come down. There was no report of any loss of life and property. […]