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  • Citizen cane: Bamboo as a way out of poverty

    At an exhibition of Bamboo and Cane production in Lamka ( Manipur) various household items and creative gift pieces were displayed for public and sale. Items includes mugs, spoon, fork, baskets, pen stands, mobile stands and different decorative items among others. A group of bamboo and cane...

  • Citizen cane: Bamboo as a way out of poverty

    At an exhibition of bamboo and cane production in Lamka (Manipur), various household items and creative gift pieces were displayed for public and sale. Items include mugs, spoon, fork, baskets, pen stands, mobile stands and different decorative items among others. A group of bamboo and cane...

  • Connecting North-east: Summits, dreams and reality

    Arun Chawla, Deputy Secretary-General, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI), announced the 'Nagaland Declaration' at the concluding day of the 4th 'North-East Connectivity Summit' in September this year in Kohima. Dignitaries from Bangladesh, Bhutan, Japan, Laos,...

  • Fake news, Northeast, and Rohingyas

    Early this month, a message circulated on social media, particularly on Whatsapp, over a possible attack by Rohingya Muslims in Nagaland. The message said, 'The Imam is planning to attack Hebron Camp and Kehoi camp after which it will be easy for them to capture Nagaland……according to intelligence...

  • Waiting to drown: Floods and clueless state govts

    India is highly vulnerable to floods. Floods cause huge loss of lives and damage to livelihood systems, property, infrastructure, and public utilities. In north-east India, particularly in Assam and Manipur, as soon as monsoon sets in, it is immediately followed by floods. Every year,...