Archive for December, 2007


Monday, December 31st, 2007

In a small hamlet in the interiors of Lamka (Churachandpur) District, Manipur, a family of five is having lunch, sharing among themselves whatever meager amount of food they had. The smallest among the three siblings, aged four, obviously unaware of the hardships they are going through, utters, “Papa, why haven’t you get me any Christmas gift this year?” He looks at his wife and three children, wipes a silent tear and mutters to himself, “How long will our meager stock of rice last?”. He thinks about his better-off relatives who had migrated to Lamka. Deep down, he silently hopes for help to arrive from them.

Desktop/Laptop for 30K?

Monday, December 31st, 2007

A relation from Varanasi doing missionary work called me last night. They (their organization) is planning to buy a PC. They have a budget of 30,000 INR and called to ask what should they buy? Branded or assembled? Flat screen or CRT Monitor? What would better suite for their missionary work – Laptop or Desktop?

I suggested to go for Laptop because of mobility but also agreed to suggest configuration for desktop. Thats where I need you help.

Shahnaz Kimi’s shot in Mizoram Calendar

Monday, December 31st, 2007


July month on Mizoram Calendar 2008 has this picture by Shahnaz Kimi. She is a photographer based in Vienna and also a regular visitor.

You can visit her gallery at:

Son Succeeds Benazir

Monday, December 31st, 2007

SLAMABAD/LARKANA, 31 December 2007 — The party of assassinated former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto yesterday named her teenaged son Bilawal to succeed her as its chairman. Benazir’s husband Asif Ali Zardari was appointed deputy chairman by Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) at a meeting in Benazir’s ancestral home at Naudero in the southern Sindh province.

Arab News

Buy your own football club

Monday, December 31st, 2007

For the first time in history, fans have the opportunity to buy and then take control of a professional football club- both on and off the pitch. Every MyFootballClub member will have an equal say in team selection, player transfers and running of the club.

Christmas fatu thianghlim

Sunday, December 30th, 2007

Zotlang Kohhran Christmas ruai theh

CHK khawp mai. A thianghlim kan ti zawk dawn nge?

Making entire WordPress header clickable

Sunday, December 30th, 2007

Zualtea and oth3rsid3 provided us a solution to make the entire WordPress Header Clickable. Thanks guys.

1) Inside the theme folder, open header.php
2) Inside <body> tag , look for <div id=”headerimg”>
3) Use HTML tag map to make the entire header background image clickable, as below:

<div id="headerimg">
<img src="<?php bloginfo('stylesheet_directory');
?/>/images/kubrickheader.png" border="0" usemap="#misual" />

Peih ta hrim hrim chu

Sunday, December 30th, 2007

“Tumna a san chuan tlakna pawh a sang” tih hi ka vawng lem lo nangin exam peih ta hrim hrim chu vanneih hun a awm hi ka ring tlat thin. Exam te hi chu awlsam te in ka tling tla a, pratical a awm pawn ka harsat lem lo. Interview mawlh mai hi a ni!!!! Aizawl mihlun kan ni lo bawk a, hmelhriat te hi kan han nei chau khawp a. Min interview tu turte hi chu an hmingte chu ka hre khawp, anmahnin min hriat ve loh hi a pawi ber zawk chu a ni. Pawl 10 kan zawh hlimte kha chuan interview te hi khur chungin kan hmachhawn thin kha a nia, tunah zawng ka tapchhak thian kawm ve thei tawh. Hrethiam mai em? Ka interview hnem tawh vang te pawh a niang.

Pu Rama smiling and sharing handshakes

Sunday, December 30th, 2007

zoramthanga mizoram chief minister
Image: DIPR

Ruotmoi with hubby

Saturday, December 29th, 2007

ruotmoi with hubby
Image: Lelte