Monthly Archives: November 2013

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Written on Nov, 14, 2013 by in , , | Leave a comment
Christopher Gimson, CIE: Political Agent 1933-1946

I plan to write three columns on the post-War political intrigue in Manipur, following an email from RK IRB, dated Sep 1 2013: “Sir, I used to read your column on newspaper Sangai, now i’ve some knowledge of Meitei and i’m proud of myself being born as a Meitei. N i want to thank u, sir, to give me lots …

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Written on Nov, 10, 2013 by in | Leave a comment
Statue of Darwin in his hometown

The Galapagos Islands “effected the greatest of all revolutions in human thought as Darwin made the first step out of the fairy tale of creationism into the coherent and comprehensible world of modern biology” – Julian Huxley, a famous English biologist, echoed his thoughts a century after Darwin’s visit. Eleven years after his return from the Galapagos Islands Darwin wrote …

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