MDLSA conducts legal awareness at Unger village

    Mokokchung, August 5 (MExN): Mokokchung District Legal Services Authority (MDLSA) conducted legal awareness seminar at Unger village on August 5.   Khape Koza, Principal District and Session Judge Mokokchung and Chairman MDLSA spoke on legal awareness, legal aid and customary law. Moajungla, Panel Lawyer, Dimapur District Legal Services Authority spoke on Protection of […]

ESSU to take strict action against defaulting officers

    Aghunato, August 5 (MExN): The Eastern Sumi Students’ Union (ESSU) has adopted three-point resolution to be implemented within Aghunato jurisdiction following a series of meeting with the general public, GBs, VCCs, VDB Secretaries, union executives and prominent leaders of Aghunato between July 29 and August 3.   The first resolution stated that all […]

16 schools participate in skit competition on sanitation, substance abuse and technology

16 schools participate in skit competition on  sanitation, substance abuse and technology

    Our Correspondent Kohima | August 5   Sixteen schools today participated in the Inter-School Skit Competition on the theme ‘Sanitation, Substance Abuse, Technology’ organised by All Nagaland Private Schools Association (ANPSA), Kohima unit at Don Bosco Higher Secondary School Kohima.   Vineyard School won the first position, while Minister’s Hill Higher Secondary School […]

KGSTH brings community closer through culinary competition

KGSTH brings community closer through culinary competition

    In an effort to bring the community closer together, the Kuhuboto Area Sulimi Totimi Hoho (KGSTH) organised a culinary competition for mother groups of villages under Kuhuboto area on August 5 at Kuhuboto Town.   President of Dimapur District GBs Association, Tokuho Suhoi Neho, who graced the event as chief guest, said such […]

Arsenal take on Chelsea in Community Shield today

Arsenal take on Chelsea in Community Shield today

  London, August 5 (AFP): Had the close season panned out as initially expected, Alexandre Lacazette and Alvaro Morata would not be lining up for Arsenal and Chelsea in Sunday’s Community Shield at Wembley.   After 14 years at Lyon, Lacazette decided it was time to move on and was reported to have agreed to […]

Marquez beats Rossi to Czech MotoGP pole

Marquez beats Rossi  to Czech MotoGP pole

    Brno, August 5 (AFP): World championship leader Marc Marquez claimed his fourth pole position of the season after beating Valentino Rossi in Saturday’s qualifying for the Czech MotoGP in Brno.   The reigning world MotoGP champion clocked 1min 54.981sec on his Honda to finish 0.92sec ahead of Italian veteran Rossi, of Yamaha, with […]

Might is not right

  Acüyi Vadeo, Joint Secretary Naga National Council (NNC). Nagaland   By tradition, we Nagas are democrats and not Socialists or Communists. Therefore, the democratic Naga people constituted the Naga National Council (NNC) on February, 2 1946 to safeguard the sovereign independence of Nagaland as Nation. Thus, a Naga delegation under the leadership of NNC […]


  This document carries the sentiment and conviction of Nagaland as a land of biblical faith and Christians. Signing the document on behalf of Naga Christian public and concerned church leaders, we appeal to one and all, specially our leaders and legislators to refrain from any political and secular influence subtly enshrined and embedded by […]

Travel Travails in the Monsoon

  Atola Longkumer   The long awaited monsoon brings with it precious water making the green valleys and the hills verdant, but also pouring threatening wrecks, particularly in the northeast region of the country. This is what I experienced some weeks ago. I quite don’t know what it was: a dull spirit of adventure, necessity […]

Vijender beats Zulpikar

Vijender beats Zulpikar

  Mumbai, August 5 (IANS): Indian star Vijender Singh defeated Zulpikar Maimaitiali of China by a unanimous decision in a tough 10-round contest here on Saturday to retain his WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight title and take over his opponent’s WBO Oriental Super Middleweight crown.   The Haryana pugilist thus extended his winning streak in […]

Mendis hits defiant ton but India on top

Mendis hits defiant ton but India on top

  Colombo, August 5 (AFP): India tightened their grip on the second Test against Sri Lanka despite a fighting century from Kusal Mendis after the hosts followed-on in Colombo on Saturday.   Mendis put on 191 runs for the second wicket with opener Dimuth Karunaratne (92 not out) before falling to paceman Hardik Pandya for […]