Manipur

  • Marginalised within the margins: Meitei Muslims in Manipur

    Nambul Turel |  Soibam Haripriya
    Ever since childhood I remember being in highly homogeneous groups of friends and familial circles. Such circles have the tendency to numb us to differences,...

  • India does not need an anti-racism law

    Kindred mind |  Ayushman Jamwal
    Assault cases against citizens from the North East have taken center stage in the national media. Within almost a week, a youth from Arunachal Pradesh...

  • Ripley's inclusion of Irom Sharmila is nauseating

    Master and a glass of Margarita |  Tathagata Bhattacharya
    The fact that Irom Chanu Sharmila's fast for repeal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in Manipur has joined Ripley's odditorium will leave...

  • Manipur: Faith blocked

    CHAKRAVIEW |  Sumon K Chakrabarti
    India doesn't deserve Manipur. Manipur more than deserves India - despite the holier than thou incarnates in New Delhi. The state faces the worst step-motherly...

  • Irom's cause is riskier to support, Anna's is safe

    Newsman |  Rajdeep Sardesai
    "Why don't you cover Irom Sharmila's decade-old fast with the same intensity as you did Anna Hazare's 13-day fast?" asked Binalakshmi Nepram, the founder of...

  • I am still naked

    Write Corner |  Anubha Bhonsle
    "I am still naked." She said it tonelessly, almost hopelessly; no anger, not even an eye-lid moved, and then she got up and left. ...