Thunder without Rain

The recent revelations about scores of doubtful Drawal Authorities (DAs) disclosed by Nagaland Public Rights Awareness and Action Forum (NPRAAF) and the subsequent flip-flopping replies by the Government Departments followed by findings from the public about non-existence of projects against which huge amounts of money were released reveals the state of governance not only in […]

Kawizengdailiu Kaurinta wins Peren Voice Impact Season 4

Peren Voice Impact Season 4 was held on November 3 at Town Hall, Jalukie with the theme ‘Greater Heights.’ Kawizengdailiu Kaurinta was declared as winner while Ipungchule Ndang bagged the runner’s up and Viewer’s Choice. Kilengsi was declared the most promising artist   The function was organized by Peren District Music Society with Parliamentary Secretary […]

Rian Johnson to create new ‘Star Wars’ trilogy

Rian Johnson to create new ‘Star Wars’ trilogy

The Walt Disney Co. announced Thursday that Rian Johnson will craft a new trilogy for the “Star Wars” universe, greatly expanding the director’s command over the ever-expanding space saga created by George Lucas.   The announcement, made by Disney chief Bob Iger on a call with investment analysts, constituted the most ambitious new foray into […]

‘Joy of Giving’ charity event today

‘Joy of Giving’ charity event today

A charity event called ‘The Joy of Giving’ will be held at The Garden, Supermarket in Dimapur on November 11 from 10:00 am onwards.   The proceeds from the event will go for the education of less privileged children around Supermarket. Some of the entrepreneurs helping with the event by running stalls to support the […]

Another India-Asean summit, but connectivity is still far away

New Delhi, November 10 (IANS): It was planned as a seamless connect between India and its Southeast Asian neighbours, a motorable highway through the northeast to Myanmar and beyond to Thailand that would see an exchange of goods, people and the intermingling of cultures. But the Trilateral Highway, one of India’s main connectivity projects with […]

Manipur CM in Myanmar, says Moreh town will be developed soon

IMPHAL, NOVEMBER 10 (IANS): Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh, who is visiting Myanmar, said that the northeastern Indian state is the gateway to Southeast Asia and the border town of Moreh would be “developed” soon. Singh, who is in Yangon, on Friday inaugurated an international conference on “India-Myanmar Relations: The Way Forward”. He is […]

Tripartite Talks: UNC demand roll back of new districts by Dec 8, 2017

Newmai News Network Imphal | November 10   Accusations from the United Naga Council (UNC) on the State Government of Manipur representatives on Friday prompted the latter to come with a “concrete proposal” on the district creation issue by next round of talks fixed for February 23, 2018. Another notable development from Friday’s tripartite talks […]

Government deplores UN rapporteur’s remarks on Gandhi, human rights

New Delhi, November 10 (IANS) The government on Friday deplored the comments by Leo Heller, the United Nations Special Rapporteur (UNSR) on human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation, about Mahatma Gandhi’s glasses, which is also the logo of the Swachh Bharat Mission, and said he had shown “serious insensitivity”.   In a hard-hitting […]