Hopes for HIV vaccine buoyed by start of second big trial

London, November 30 (Reuters): Scientists announced the launch of another large HIV vaccine efficacy study on Thursday, fuelling hopes for a protective shot against the virus that causes AIDS, despite past disappointments. The start of the new trial involving 2,600 women in southern Africa means that for the first time in more than a decade […]

Dutch authorities probe Bosnian war criminal’s suicide

The Hague, November 30 (IANS): Dutch authorities on Thursday launched a probe into the suicide of a Bosnian Croat war criminal who died after drinking a vial of poison while standing in the dock at a UN tribunal here, where his war crimes sentence of 20 years was upheld. Seconds after the judges had delivered […]

Dept of Power brings out list of top UEMB & VEMB defaulters

Kohima, November 30 (DIPR): The Department of Power, in a press release on November 30, 2017, has brought out the list of top defaulters of UEMB (Urban Electricity Management Board) and VEMB (Village Electricity Management Board) under Mokokchung and Dimapur Electrical Division, each having an arrear of Rs. 1.83 lakhs or higher.   The total […]

Anghya brand – For Livelihood Solution

Morung Express News Mon | November 30 S Pangnyu Phom, Advisor DUDA & NEPED Nagaland inaugurated Anghya Retail and Marketing Outlet- a Livelihood Solution on November 29 at Mon Town.   Pangnyu said that the department of DUDA had been endeavoured to develop Anghya Retail and Marketing outlet in the entire four districts HQ of […]

Sakraba-Chizami RD road inaugurated

Sakraba-Chizami RD road inaugurated

Guest and officials with others during the inauguration of Sakraba -Chizami RD road constructed under MGNREGA during 2017-18.   Phek, November 30 (MExN): The Sakraba -Chizami RD road constructed under MGNREGA during 2017-18 was inaugurated by Razouvolie Dozo, Project Director, DRDA Phek on November 29 at Sakraba Village in the presence of Veduzo Sasu, BDO […]

Economic package & political aspiration

Witoubou Newmai The assurance of economic packages by the State Government of Manipur is evoking a sense of happiness among the Naga people in the south who are embroiled in critical issues such of land and identity.   But the larger question now is—can the Naga people in the south hold their usual chutzpah while […]

Expect more war, hunger and extremism in 2018: Report

Expect more war, hunger and extremism in 2018: Report

U.S. Army soldiers from the 2nd Platoon, B battery 2-8 field artillery, fire a howitzer artillery piece at Seprwan Ghar forward fire base in Panjwai district, Kandahar province southern Afghanistan. (REUTERS File Photo)   GENEVA, November 30 (Reuters): Humanitarian crises around the world will worsen next year, with no let-up in civil wars in Africa, […]

News in brief

Beijing launches HIV/AIDS hotline Beijing, NovEMBER 30 (IANS): Beijing on Thursday launched a hotline number to provide consultation services for HIV/AIDS patients. Beijing Home of Red Ribbon, a non-governmental organisation, launched the hotline to provide a series of services, including basic knowledge of HIV/AIDS, evaluation of unsafe sex, and psychological counselling, reports Xinhua. Zhao Hongxin, […]

Blue Wave packed drinking water in Kohima

Blue Wave packed drinking water in Kohima

M K Mero and others during the inauguration of Blue Wave packed drinking water in Kohima on November 30. (Morung Photo)   Our Correspondent Kohima | November 30 Nagaland State Dairy Cooperative Federation Limited Kohima inaugurated a packed drinking water plant called “Blue Wave” at Dairy Farm under the support of Nagaland Animal Husbandry and […]

ToT on Community First Responder concludes

ToT on Community First Responder concludes

The trainees with officials during the Training of Trainers on Community First Responder (CFR) for Dimapur district held from November 27 to 30 at Circuit House, Dimapur.   Dimapur, November 30 (MExN): A four-day Training of Trainers on Community First Responder (CFR) for Dimapur district from November 27 to 30 at Circuit House, Dimapur.   […]

NEIDA pig health camp covers 46 villages

Dimapur, November 30 (MExN): The North East Initiative Development Agency (NEIDA) organized pig health camp in 46 villages of Phek, Kiphire and Tuensang districts from October 30 to November 20.   Altogether, 1593 pigs were vaccinated with Classical Swine fever vaccine and 2037 pigs received various treatments on deworming, skin diseases and other cases. NEIDA […]

Dimapur ready to host Hornbill International Music Festival

Morung Express News Dimapur | November 30 The annual Hornbill International Music Festival 2017 will be held from December 1 – 10 at Dimapur. The first two days of the festival is being managed by Concord Linx and will be held at DDSC Stadium Dimapur.   Highlighting about the sequence of events to media persons […]

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