Japan to acquire air-launched missiles able to strike North Korea

TOKYO, December 8 (Reuters): Japan is to acquire medium-range, air-launched cruise missiles, capable of striking North Korea, a controversial purchase of what will become the longest-range munitions of a country that has renounced the right to wage war.   Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera did not refer to North Korea when announcing the planned acquisition and […]

Elimination of Violence against Women programme held at Peren

Elimination of Violence against Women programme held at Peren

Participants during the fortnight observation on Elimination of Violence against Women programme held at Peren. (DIPR Photo)   Peren, December 8 (DIPR): As part of the fortnight observation on Elimination of Violence against Women, a programme was held at Peren under the aegis of Zeliangrong Mipui Organization, sponsored by the Nagaland State Commission for Women […]

Palestinians, Muslims worldwide hold “Day of Rage” over Jerusalem

A Palestinian man argues with an Israeli border policewoman during a protest following U.S. President Donald Trump’s announcement that he has recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, near Damascus Gate in Jerusalem’s Old City December 7. (REUTERS Photo)   JERUSALEM, December 8 (Reuters): Thousands of Palestinians protested in a “day of rage” on Friday in the […]

Augmentation water supply to Settsu Village inaugurated

Augmentation water supply  to Settsu Village inaugurated

Parliamentary Secretary Imtikumzuk with other during the inauguration of augmentation water supply to Ao Settsu Village, about 10 km from Mokokchung on December 8. (DIPR Photo)   Mokokchung, December 8 (DIPR): Parliamentary Secretary, IPR & SIRD, Imtikumzuk inaugurated augmentation water supply to Ao Settsu Village, about 10 km from Mokokchung on December 8. The augmentation […]

NStCB Ltd opens ATM booth at Changtongya

NStCB Ltd opens ATM booth at Changtongya

Guest and officials during the inauguration of new office building of the NStCB Ltd. Changtongya Branch and ATM booth inaugurated on December 8. (DIPR Photo)   Mokokchung, December 8 (DIPR): New office building of the NStCB Ltd. Changtongya Branch and ATM booth was inaugurated on December 8 with Deputy Registrar, Co-operative Society, Mokokchung, Alangla Tonger, […]

Chief priest, 2 others dead in Tokyo shrine stabbings

Chief priest, 2 others dead  in Tokyo shrine stabbings

Police officers walk near the scene of a stabbing incident at Tomioka Hachimangu shrine in Tokyo on December 8. Police say three people have died in the stabbing attack on Thursday night at the prominent shrine, including the head priest and the attacker, who apparently took his own life. (AP Photo)   TOKYO, December 8 […]

China warns of imminent attacks by “terrorists” in Pakistan

BEIJING, December 8 (Reuters): China on Friday warned its nationals in Pakistan of plans for a series of imminent “terrorist attacks” on Chinese targets there, an unusual alert as it pours funds into infrastructure projects into a country plagued by militancy.   Thousands of Chinese workers have gone to Pakistan following Beijing’s pledge to spend […]

Nagaland College Principals Forum general body meeting held

Kohima, December 8 (DIPR): The annual general body meeting of the Nagaland College Principals Forum (NCPF) was held at St. Joseph’s College, Jakhama on December 8 with Professor P. Lal, Vice Chancellor, Nagaland University as the chief guest.   Speaking on the occasion, Vice Chancellor, Nagaland University, Prof. P. Lal said that it is a […]

Meeting called to chalk out R-Day prog

Kohima, December 8 (DIPR): Home Commissioner, Nagaland, Abhishek Singh, IAS, has convened a meeting at his office chamber on December 19 at 1:00 pm. The meeting has been convened to chalk out the programme and distribute work for Republic Day celebration on January 26.   The following Officers/ Departments have been requested to attend the […]

Do not forget the bricks

Do not forget the bricks

Kevitho Nightwing Kera: I was browsing various Naga Facebook pages the other day. Someone wrote something which was on my mind and Social activist Niketu Iralu echoed the same thoughts.   We talk of corruption, I realized we are putting plaster over straws and not on bricks. What am I talking about? We are forgetting […]

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