Rise in Fuel Prices: Can the state violate the law?

Manipur, March 2 -- The state government needs to revisit the revision of the VAT expeditiously so that the procedures laid down in the law is strictly followed. About a decade ago, crude oil prices ... Read More

Citizens must remain alert to taste real democracy, not an election-centric democracy

Manipur, Feb. 10 -- There's a need to leave development works to the government and question hard on slippages The government issued a modification to the SoP allowing 80 per cent capacity for public... Read More

Need to reorient strategy to combat pandemic despite lull in COVID transmission

Manipur, Feb. 4 -- There is no room for complacency. All precautions must be taken before the second wave arrives in Manipur. State must also ensure that those suffering from post COVID health complic... Read More

Whither Manipur University?

Manipur, Jan. 20 -- The question is can an Acting VC supersede a valid lawful order issued by the Administrator who enjoy the full-fledged powers of a regular VC? If such acts are brought to the notic... Read More

Politics of COVID-19 vaccines and other rumbles

Manipur, Jan. 7 -- As the first groups to receive the shots are from the health care providers, if there are side effects, the question is who will care for those who are ill? At long last, after a f... Read More

Virulent Mutant of SARS-CoV-2 and the lingering questions

Manipur, Dec. 23 -- The genomic study on the virus is limited in India and there is, therefore, a need to study it so that any changes and its consequent implications are understood. Manipur is just ... Read More

MU Row - the tragedy of being headless

Manipur, Dec. 9 -- The issue of the Manipur University throws up worrying food for thought! After nearly two years, Manipur University is in the news again but for the wrong reason. It is extremely s... Read More