Coffee board agrees to depute officer to Nagaland

Coffee board agrees to depute officer to Nagaland

Secretary, Finance & LRD, Y. Kikheto Sema, IAS seen along with CEO & Secretary, CBI, Srivatsa Krishna when the former called on at CBI office in Bangalore on Tuesday.   Morung Express News Dimapur | January 3   On the request of Secretary, Finance & Land Resources Department, Y. Kikheto Sema, IAS, the Coffee Board […]

‘Education for culture’

‘Education for culture’

Minister for Home, Kuzholuzo (Azo) Nienu at the PSU general session on December 30. (Morung Photo) PSU 59th general session cum cultural dance competition held   Kohima, January 3 (MExN): The 59th general session cum cultural dance competition of the Phek Students’ Union (PSU) was held at Phek village from December 29 to 30 last […]

Students told to develop cultivation of mind-set transformation

Students told to develop cultivation of mind-set transformation

(Left) Dr. Sashiyangba, District Project Officer, Land Resource, Mokokchung and (Right) Supongsashi, IFS Deputy Conservator of Forest, Hanumangarh, Rajasthan. (Morung Photo)   Khensa, January 3 (MExN): As part of the Khensa Students’ Union Platinum Jubilee Celebration, topic presentations were delivered on ‘Academics and Competitive Exams’ and ‘Skill Development and Entrepreneurship’ by Dr. Sashiyangba, District Project […]

Mezo-Kuotsu Mechii Kelhou golden jubilee

Kohima, January 3 (MExN): The Mezo-Kuotsu Mechii Kelhou will be celebrating its golden jubilee on January 12 at Phehinu, Mezoma at 10:00 AM. Bizo M. Kuotsu, additional controller and HoD, Legal Metrology & Consumer Protection Department, Nagaland will grace the occasion as the chief guest. Greetings will be shared by MKMK president Neithovilie Kuotsu while […]

Tsadang Students’ Union 57th foundation day held

Tsadang Students’ Union 57th foundation day held

Lisechem at the 57th foundation day of Tsadang Students’ Union on December 30.   Kohima, January 3 (MExN): The Tsadang Students’ Union (TSU) held its 57th foundation day on December 30 last at Tsadang village. Lisechem, CEC Member NPF Kohima graced the occasion as the chief guest.   Speaking on the occasion, Lisechem called upon […]

Cookstoves in India cause more pollution: Study

IANS Smoke emitting from the traditional cookstove, widely used in the rural parts of India with cheap biofuels — such as crop chaff or dung — causes detrimental impact on the country’s environment and people’s health, finds a study, led by one of Indian-origin professors.   The findings showed that the traditional cookstove may be […]

In strife-torn Myanmar, love trumps hate for a rare couple

In strife-torn Myanmar, love  trumps hate for a rare couple

In this July 16, 2017, photo, Setara, right, holds her husband Mohammad’s hand in Thetkabyin village camp, near Sittwe, Myanmar. The love story between Setara and Mohammad is extraordinarily rare in Myanmar. She was born an ethnic Rakhine Buddhist, and he a Rohingya Muslim. The Rakhine Buddhists despise the Rohingya Muslim minority in their country, […]

My eyes are like so progressive!

Imlisanen Jamir Scene: An open office space, with contemporary furnishing, that ‘facilitates openness and transparency, and breaks down hierarchy.’   Ari looks up from her laptop that has a rainbow decal, as their break approaches. “Man, there were so many incredible super diverse movies last year,” she says.   “Diverse movies?” asks Caleb as he […]

Naga: A Nation of Peoples

Naga: A Nation of Peoples

Dr. Visier Sanyü   Naga Nation is an imagined creation, a historical process and a historical necessity forced by colonialism, conversion, a fast-changing world and more.     In this brief note, I endeavour to take a fresh approach to demonstrate that Nagas are not primitive hill tribes, but peoples. The damage of colonisation has […]

WHO pre-qualifies Indian vaccine for typhoid

Hyderabad, January 3 (IANS): Bharat Biotech’s Typhoid Conjugate Vaccine (TCV) against typhoid fever has received pre-qualification from the World Health Organisation (WHO), the vaccine manufacturer said on Wednesday.   The Hyderabad-based company claims that Typbar TCV is the world’s first clinically proven TCV.   The WHO pre-qualification enables the procurement and supplies of this life […]