WDLSA conduct training for Gaon Bura and Dobashis

Wokha, July 8 (MExN): Wokha District Legal Services Authority (WDLSA) organized workshop cum training for Gaon Bura and Dobashis under Wokha district at Town Hall here on July 7.   Around 50 participants, including T. Lanusenla Longkumer, NCS, SDO (C) Wokha, attended the programme.   Speaking on Village Council Act with emphasis on NALSA (Protection […]

Training on Naga Mircha and mushroom cultivation

Mokokchung, July 8 (MExN): Two-day training on Naga Mircha and mushroom cultivation under MIDH 2016-17 was organized by the Department of Horticulture, Government of Nagaland in collaboration with the Jangpetkong Students’ Conference from July 6 to 7.   The main resource person of the training was Senti Longchar (DK), Horticulture Officer. He gave an overview […]

Withee Bible College 15th Fresher’s Day

Withee Bible College 15th Fresher’s Day

Withee Bible College held its 15th Fresher’s Day on July 6 at the college campus. The programme started with invocation prayer by Heni Phom, Lecturer. Rev. Dr. Vikheshe Chishi, Founder gave a short exhortation, Inakali Yeptho, Assistant General Secretary gave the vote of thanks, and it closed with prayer by Klerkson Manipur, Lecturer cum Boys […]

At G20, Ivanka Trump takes the spotlight – and a seat

At G20, Ivanka Trump takes the spotlight – and a seat

HAMBURG, July 8 (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump shared the G20 spotlight on Saturday with his daughter and adviser Ivanka Trump, as she helped launch a loan programme for women and caused a stir by briefly occupying her dad’s seat at the table with world leaders.   Ivanka, who ran an eponymous clothing and […]

Mayweather-McGregor to begin media tour July 11 in Los Angeles

Reuters   Undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather and mixed martial arts champion Conor McGregor will begin a four-day international media tour next week to promote their Aug. 26 boxing match in Las Vegas.   Mayweather and McGregor, two of the most popular athletes in their respective sports, will hold their first public meeting in front of […]

OPERATION BLUEBIRD, thirty years on

Athili Sapriina   It is indeed difficult to write negatively about the Assam Rifles. They are doing such a lot of ‘good’, all around us. In fact, when I visited their website, I found the venerable Dalai Lama prominently featured there. The Assam Rifles had apparently facilitated the spiritual leader’s exit from troubled Tibet and […]

Unappreciated Acts

Atö Luho (Keduvito) Khuzama Village   “Being human is not about living a worldly desire or making steadfast money in a short span of time”   Lately, We have been witnessing some of the Unappreciated Acts which are commonly trending in our Naga society. We failed to counter with our conscience because these have become […]

Bollywood personalities attend Dree Festival in Itanager

Bollywood personalities attend Dree Festival in Itanager

In Itanagar, the Dree Festival celebrations at the Dree ground was added more glamour by the presence of Bollywood actress Zeenat Aman and Rebecca Changkija Sema, first Bollywood producer from Nagaland and Director Shiraz Henry.   Chief Guest Nabam Rebia, Minister, UD, Town Planning, Housing, ULB, Law and Justice urged the Bollywood personalities to promote […]

Off-spinner Harbhajan Singh to debut as singer

Off-spinner Harbhajan Singh to debut as singer

Veteran off-spinner Harbhajan Singh is breaking into a new field. He will tweak his vocal chords for a single composed by Mithoon. The song will celebrate the contribution of real life heroes who have striven towards the welfare of the nation.   “It’s actually a thought that Harbhajan shared with me. We have been close […]

Paul Rudd returns as Ant-Man in new ‘Avengers’ movie

Paul Rudd returns as Ant-Man in new ‘Avengers’ movie

Paul Rudd’s Scott Lang, aka Ant-Man, was photographed on the sets of “Avengers: Infinity War”.   Rudd is the latest actor, who has been spotted filming for the upcoming Marvel movie, after pictures of Robert Downey Jr (Iron Man), Benedict Cumberbatch (Doctor Strange), Mark Ruffalo (Hulk) and Benedict Wong (Wong) from the set in Atlanta […]

GJM seeks NHRC intervention

  Darjeeling, July 8 (IANS): The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) on Saturday sought the intervention of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) citing the “shocking instances” of human rights violation and “misuse of power” by the West Bengal government and police amid the GJM-sponsored indefinite shutdown in the north Bengal hills.   The Central Committee […]