Makhel lecture Series 2021, a rendezvous for scholars working on Nagas’ history

Makhel Lecture Series, 2021 organised by Asufii Christian Institute, Mao, ended successfully on Friday, with a...

SDSA inspects landslide area; Appeals state govt for immediate restoration

A team of the Senapati District Students Association (SDSA), the district apex student body inspected the landslide area at Khongnem Thana as...

DYouth, a nonprofit, donates 20 Steamers to Ukhrul district hospital

DYouth (During our Youth) on Thursday donated 20 steamers to Ukhrul district hospital by mobilizing funds and resources from the community's young...

‘If you want anything done, serve:’ Serving can break down barriers

Amid the gloom and doom of life, we can see a glimmer of hope, if we are willing! In the midst...

SDMs and Police department effectively implementing the public curfew in Ukhrul district

In an effort to ensure strict compliance of Covid- 19 SOP in the district, sub -divisional magistrates (SDMs) and police department have...

Editorial

Everybody loves a good pothole

What’s in a road? Economics, a lifeline, and many finds it political. Just think of a bandh and it’s difficult to put...

Of Malevolence and Violence

Willy-nilly, the vitriolic, malevolent incident of 3 October 2020 at Rayotang, Ukhrul, in which a UPSC aspirant was “beaten black and blue”...

Ukhrul, let’s take online classes

The COVID-19 pandemic has caught us all unawares in all walks of life. Some of the aftermaths of the pandemic are acute,...

Naga Story founded on Truth

The great Naga Story stands on the foundation of truth. Hence, people who continue to walk the Naga Story and also walk with the story were, are and...

Nehruvian approach to the Nagas and Northeast India

The ubiquitous Indo-Naga peace talks speculation for a September solution perhaps can take a breather now. While the ‘Indo-Naga peace talks’ continue...

Manipur

10 more succumbs to COVID-19 in Manipur: 730 new cases pushes infection caseload to 39,052

Manipur’s COVID-19 infection tally crossed 39,000-mark as the state saw yet another new record in daily spike with 730 positive cases on...

Manipur Journalist Wangkhem, Activist Erendo Arrested Over ‘Derogatory’ Facebook Posts

Imphal-based journalist Kishorechandra Wangkhem and activist Erendro Leichombam have been arrested by the Manipur police for their respective Facebook posts which were...

ANSAM: “Government must ensure fair and just facility for the entire citizens”

All Naga Students Association Manipur (ANSAM), while appreciating the state government’s handling the alarmingly high rate of infection and death cases, drew...

Manipur sees highest single-day 726 COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours

Manipur recorded its highest ever single-day spike of 726 new cases of COVID-19 and 16 new fatalities in the past 24 hours....

Vaccination for 18 to 44 age group in Manipur from May 17

Manipur Chief Minister, N. Biren Singh has announced that COVID-19 vaccination of people belonging to the age group of 18 to 44...

Ukhrul

Ukhrul District reported Seven Covid-19 cases on Friday

In what was a major sigh of relief for the district populace, Ukhrul district which had seen spiraling of Covid-19 positive caseload...

One Covid death reported in Ukhrul, Nine tested positive

One Covid-19 positive death reported while nine tested positive in the last 24 hour in Ukhrul district. The deceased...

62-year-old man from Jessami succumbs to COVID-19 in Ukhrul District Hospital

Exactly after six days (May 8) of a 58-year-old woman's death due to Covid-19 from Sirarakhong village at Shija Hospital, Imphal, a...

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Nagaland Labour department informs on inter-state migrant workers and employers

The Labour department of Nagaland has informed that owing to the present pandemic situation, huge displacement of interstate migrant workers is taking...

Meghalaya records 627 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours

As many as 627 people tested positive for Covid-19 on Friday in Meghalaya even as 12 people succumbed to the viral infection...

Nagaland to begin 18-44 age group vaccination on May 17

Nagaland to begin 18-44 age group vaccination on May 17, according to the Health department. It also said that 36,580 vaccine doses...

18 more succumb to COVID-19 in Meghalaya

Meghalaya recorded 18 more deaths to Covid-19 on Thursday, taking the state’s total death to 268. Of these, 16...

10 more succumbs to COVID-19 related illness in Manipur, 560 new cases

As many as 10 persons died in Manipur due to COVID-19 related illnesses in the past 24 hours. The state also reported...

Northeast

Meghalaya sets additional 400 beds as back-up mechanism to tackle second wave COVID-19

The state government of Meghalaya has come up with an additional 400 beds as back-up mechanism for effectively tackling the second wave...

Meghalaya to roll out COVID vaccination above 18 years from May 14

COVID vaccination for citizens above 18 years of age is all set to roll out in Meghalaya from May 14.

The Naga Rising (TNR) urges church in Nagaland to go the extra mile in pandemic

The Naga Rising (TNR) urged the church in Nagaland to go beyond the pulpit and play a more proactive role in the...

NSCN-IM clarifies on the arrest of Anong Singpho by AR at Arunachal

The National Socialist Council of Nagalim (NSCN-IM) on Wednesday clarified that Mr Anong Singpho alias Nongpion who was arrested in Arunachal Pradesh by...

UNC, ANSAM and NWU condoles death of Naga elder, S Phakhami due to COVID-19

United Naga Council (UNC), Naga Women Union (NWU) and All Naga Students’ Association, Manipur (ANSAM), in a joint condolence message, said that...

Assam Cabinet Minister Names Announced, State BJP President Ranjeet Dass Gets PnRD Dept

Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma: Home, Personnel, PWD & any other Chief Minister, Assam Department not allotted to any other Minister.

FEATURES

Chirmi Shimray releases new book ‘Raw – Perfectly Flawed’

Chirmi Shimray the author of ‘The Sea and I’ released her new poetry book titled' Raw – perfectly flawed’. The book is...

UKHRUL TIMES debut lifestyle magazine ‘May 2021 issue’ coming

When Ukhrul Times took shape in July last summer during national lockdown, it all looked dark and bleeding bleak. We were unsure...

Warrior Songashim Rungsung, bags Rubaru Mr. India United Continents pageant title

Songashim Rungsung from Talui village, Ukhrul district bagged the the country’s biggest annual pageant for men, the Rubaru Mr. India, United...

#IWUISTORY

Iwui Story: I have failed and made lots of mistakes, but I have learned to always come back

When I was a little boy, I once went cycling towards Koirengei in Imphal. And as I crossed the area and went...

Iwui Story: Linthoi Chanu’s eigi WARI

I spent a considerable amount of my childhood with an old couple who used to be our tenants in one of...

Iwui Story: My Father, Music and Me

I grew up with music having a father who was very enthusiastic about music and my uncles who were all rockstars...

Politics

Manipur High Court declares election of Minister Henry null and void, Irabot declared elected

Election of a member of the Manipur legislative Assembly was declared null and void on the charge of furnishing false information in...

Charged with party jumping!

I pen the facts below just to put the record straight, clear and clean. I confess, the issues focused on are largely...

Y Antas Khan, Lilong AC Independent MLA extends support to BJP-led government

Independent MLA of 30-Lilong Assembly Constituency, Y Antas Khan extended his support to the BJP led government in Manipur on Saturday.

Govindas Konthoujam takes the helm of MPCC as President

Following the appointment of Govindas Konthoujam as President of the Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee by the Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Monday;...

‘Ukhrul district is a big contributor to Manipur politics’: Tikendra Singh

"Ukhrul district is prominently figured in the political history of Manipur because of its immense contributions," stated BJP State President Prof Tikendra...

Articles

Biodiversity Conservation: Ukhrul and Kamjong

A judge of the painting competition holding up a water colour paint of Biodiversity on seminar- Know your Local Flora and Fauna) at Phalee. It is a representation...

Forest fire crisis flares up Ukhrul: A fortune worth more than the total economy of Ukhrul is burned to ashes every year

The recent Shirui peak fire has raised an alarm for several groups of people. It ended only after humanintervention and luckily...

Re-reading Liberalism: In the Heat of an FIR Lodged against an Indigenous People by PETA

Shallow understanding of cultures or reinforcing singularity of cosmology has resulted in yet another assault on the Indigenous Peoples before the wound...

A CHILD AND THE REALITY OF SOCIETY

Dear Readers, Children are referred to spring season where love and hope grows everywhere. As the saying goes “The...

A prudent approach to Indo-Naga Solution

Memories of the tragic end of Sir Akbar Hyderi and the violent political conflict that ensued as a fall-out of his backtracking...

Career & Education

Mizoram University wins big in Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2021

The Ministry of Education Friday announced the ranks of Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2021. Mizoram University secured...

STEP North-East Founder, Worrin Muivah shares about his initiative on Education

My life has been a complete trial and error method. Growing up, there was nobody to guide me. So I had...

Manipur govt orders immediate closure of schools for classes-VI to VIII

Fearing a rise in COVID-19 cases, the Manipur government on Friday ordered indefinite closure of the recently reopened schools for Classes-VI to...

DESAM demands framing law to punish wrongdoers in exams

A student body in Manipur on Thursday demanded an enforcement of legislation to deal with people who embroil in unfair means in...

Schools in Manipur to reopen for classes VI to VIII from March 8

Schools for classes VI to VIII in Manipur will be reopened from March 8 after almost 11 months of closure.Admission of students...

SPORTS

CHIKO Adventures felicitates Adonis Khariksing Tangpu: To represent in State Championship

CHIKO Adventures felicitated cyclist Adonis Khariksing Tangpu...

Mirabai Chanu creates World Record in 119kg Clean and Jerk at Asian Weightlifting Championships

Manipur’s Saikhom Mirabai Chanu, former world champion...

SDBA wins the Overall XVIII Hill Districts Badminton Championships, 2021 in Ukhrul

The XVIII Hill Districts Badminton Championships trophy...

LitWeekend

Not More Than My Flesh Allows

You cannot break me more than my flesh allows – You may think you have when my cheeks get...

The power of punctuation

In Letter and Spirit - 1 Pempem Wants to Eat Her Dad “Let’s eat, dad,”...

The Unknown

What makes the heart keep beating, And that too in rhythm so perfect? Can...

He Left Her

He left her.But she got herself another man,Soon before the neighbours knew.A handsomer one this time;Though he didn’t know which tie went...

The Right Thing

~ He met a girl at Shirui Kashong, lonely and sad, Who wanted to...

Muisc | Videos | Events
ENTERTAINMENT

Thot releases instrumental music video ‘Black and White’

Thot, a Shillong based Tangkhul Naga drummer, songwriter, and composer, has released an instrumental music video titled 'Black and White'. The instrumental music was composed by Thot with the help of an amazing keyboard...

Sashapasei (Phakhamei 2), Singrala’s official teaser is out: To Premier only on UTflix.com on May 1

Sashapasei (Phakhamei 2) Directed by Mazanmung AC is all set to exclusively premier on UTflix.com on May 1, Thursday. The music...

Maker Kashung’s, Ina Thei (I Know) released on Good Friday

Ina Thei is about celebrating life because it is the gift of God. Maker says that people often...

Christian Metalist, N. Longleng’s musical journey in achieving more: Exclusive interview

N. Longleng who was an alumni of the famed Parikrama and Berklee School of Music has been in the music industry for...

‘Iewduh’ named Best Khasi Film; continues to win laurels

The Khasi film ‘Iewduh’ has continued to win laurels as it bagged two Awards at the 67th National Film Awards, after shining...

Travel - Explore NE

Influential ‘Nomadic Indian’ YouTuber from Mumbai lands in Ukhrul; First stop Mova Cave

Deepanshu Sangwan, known as Nomadic Indian YouTuber from Mumbai, who dubs himself a former Dilliwala, Mumbaikar, Bikaner, landed in Ukhrul after a...

Chiuluan Raenggaan, tourist spot in Tamenglong to Re-open

One of the best tourist spot, Chiuluan Raenggaan, located in the heart of Tamenglong will re-open after several months of closure due...

Ze Mnui, where Tradition Overshadows Modernisation: A piece of History

In a quaint corner of Senapati district lies Ze Mnui village, settled amidst the clouds, and untouched by the hustle and bustle...

Hill of Clouds

Paint me shades of cloud, I'll try and catch up with the sun Paint me a velvet house in...

This Thai traveller, May Numpetch visits Ukhrul for the first time & falls in love with the place and its people

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AgPPMv5xnvs&t=232s UT Travel People: This is what May Numpetch said about Ukhurl To...