People-Life-Etc

  • Westernization and Modernization
    Peter ChacheiThe present development in our society is drifting more towards westernization rather than modernization which might have a bad impression on our generation or its citizens. Westernization and mode
  • My ‘dr(ea)um’ machine
    Jungtina JamirWhen I was young, as in very young, I used to wonder what made the ‘thud, boom, and thump’ sound in the music I listened to. No one told me that it was a drum making that sound. I never unders
  • Rape and Immoral Practices
    Rozarim WolengStormy slogans such as “Death to the rapist!” and “Life sentence to the’ rapist!” were shouted following rape cases. Rapes, amidst a Christianity professing community each followed by a
  • Original fakes
    Al NgullieIt’s great that Adam and Eve hadn’t to worry if some fashion house might be trying to manufacture a cheap, fake version of the fig leaves which hung precariously on the two. Ok God was original en
  • Women with byte: Technology runs Her world
     Atongla RothrongThe women have changed once more. And this time she did it while you were sleeping. From our grandmas who were scared to turn the volume on the radio and our moms who were content choosing
  • Adventures of the Faint-hearted in Patkai
    Al NgullieThere’s nothing like wrestling down the Editor so you can grab the juiciest assignment on the reporting register instead of sweating out for those mind-deadening political assignments. Ok, here’s
  • Heart Head Person
    Atongla RothrongAre you a heart person or a head person? This is a question you would do well to ask yourself. When you are caught in the crossfire between your heart and your head, stay moored and calm. Whethe
  • Sanctioning pollution
    Standhope VarahSometimes ago, some village boys daunted one pastor Mingthing saying, “Does Bible really object bedding with beautiful women, wine, cigarettes or drugs?” Pat came the pastor’s simple reply,
  • The Three Amigo’s at it again
    Atongla RothrongIt was a night, it was such a night, cruising along, free of tension, apartness was out and togetherness was in. Hot blood, Cool cucumber and Chirpy couldn’t wait to get on the road again. Wer
  • A walk through the alleys of Senapati town
    Daniel DhoveeIt would be prudent to avoid the alleys of Senapati town but I would not resist myself from walking through it occasionally. It offers ample thought for proper sanitation. It winds round through al
  • SSi Education- A brief profile
    SSi... The Beginnings Forecasting the demands of the industry, SSi (Software Solutions Integrated) was founded in 1991. Today, SSi Limited has established itself as a strong National brand with their Educa
  • Five Minutes with Innocence
    Jungtina JamirSometime back Friend and I went to get a story for the paper. Let’s just say we went some place where we may not visit often or for that matter, find a reason to go. Each and every one of us has
  • To Enid, with love
    Thannganing HungyoWhatever happened to good ol’ Enid Blyton’s books? As children, I remember fondly, how on long, lazy summer afternoons, we savoured drifting through the pages of her imaginatively blended
  • A fishy day out
    Al NgullieDouble Hallelujah for my cool Boss! After a week filled with sweat and deadline-chasing, everyone here in the office got treated to 3-hours of fun. The surprise, sudden as it sounded then, landed only
  • Hot blood, Cool Cucumber & Chirpy
    Atongla RothrongHeigh ho! The Yankee Dottles have hit the road again. Boy! Was it cool? You betcha. A new spot totally and entirely opposite from the road of the madding crowd. No, it was not preplanned; the co
  • Congratulations Kidima - miracle still happens
    Vatsu MeruI was completely taken by pleasant surprise on seeing the happy news item made by the people of erstwhile KE/KIDIMA Villagers about their decision on the two decades old misunderstanding and confusion
  • A colorful innings in politics
    Former Manipur Chief Minister and present Rajya Sabha MP Rishang Keishing talks about his personal life to Witoubou, Editor of Newmai News Network.Witoubou: What has been the driving force behind your colourful
  • The Chief Minister’s Tuluni Gift
    Al NgullieAnswering the phone in your birthday suit isn’t the best of ideas. I was struggling with the previous day’s news reporting filth when my Editor rang up. Scrambling out with soap suds trailing behi
  • An unforgettable journey
    Morgan PouSweet or bitter? Memories stay on. It happened to me a month ago when a 3-hour journey from Kohima to Senapati took almost a night and a whole day.I was sure that meeting the security forces on NH 39
  • Two cowboys and a cowgirl
    Atongla RothrongI have two friends who are cowboys and so that makes me a cowgirl. Do you know why I call myself so? It’s because they treat me like any of their kind ‘mavericks’. And I am loving it dude!