UNDP appreciates Naga Day

N. Hotongse Sangtam President United Naga Democratic Party, Nagaland. The United Naga Democratic Party would like to convey its appreciation to the FNR (Forum of Naga Reconciliation) for the recently held Naga Day on 10th January ’18 at Kohima, affirming to uphold the Naga Hills Memorandum submitted to the Simon Commission on January 10, 1929. […]

WHY NAGA DAY?

Niketu Iralu Khuochiezie Kohima Local Ground. The discussions and exchanges in the newspapers and social media on this subject of “Naga Day” have been vigorous and comprehensive. They have brought out the different views and perspectives held by different Nagas,and even by our regionalneighbours and others beyond. So as we meet here today we can […]

‘Black Panther’ sets Marvel record with advance ticket sales

‘Black Panther’ sets Marvel record with advance ticket sales

Marvel is all set to continue its blockbuster success with upcoming ‘Black Panther’, because the Ryan Coogler directorial is already breaking records before it has even hit cinemas. According to the Hollywood Reporter, ticket site Fandango reports that it has smashed the ticket site’s record for Marvel movie presales in a film’s first 24 hours. The movie opened for advance […]

Kajol named ambassador for Swachh Aadat Swachh Bharat

Kajol named ambassador for Swachh Aadat Swachh Bharat

Actress Kajol, an active supporter of eradicating preventable deaths from hygiene-related issues, has become an advocacy ambassador for a Swachh Aadat Swachh Bharat initiative. Kajol on Thurday took to Twitter to urge people to become “swachhta doot” and contribute to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Swachh Bharat Abhiyan.   “It’s a great honour to be chosen […]

The NAGA DAY kaleidoscope

The NAGA DAY kaleidoscope

Dr. Neikiesalie (Nicky) Kire, a Member of the Nagaland State Legislative Assembly, is seen here praying alongside others at the Naga Day celebrations held on Wednesday. Rajya Sabha MP from Nagaland, KG Kenye, also attended the program to encourage the coming together of ‘Nagas without Borders,’ the theme for the first Naga Day. (Morung Photo)

Top militant gunned down in Meghalaya

Williamnagar (Meghalaya), January 11 (IANS) A top commander of the outlawed Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) was killed on Thursday when security forces raided his hideout in Meghalaya, police said.   Matchallang Sangma alias Vietnam, the deputy commander-in-chief of the GNLA, was killed in a gun battle when police burst into the makeshift jungle camp […]

Researchers claim WhatsApp group chats vulnerable, company denies

New Delhi, January 11 (IANS): After German cryptographers reported flaws that makes it possible to infiltrate WhatsApp’s private group chats without admin permission, the Facebook-owned messaging platform said on Thursday its end-to-end encryption is impeccable and its over one billion users are at no data breach risk.   According to a report in Wired.com, cryptographers […]

Working with countries like India a good thing: Trump

Working with countries like India a good thing: Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump (L) and first lady Melania Trump welcome Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the White House in Washington, U.S., June 26, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria   WASHINGTON, January 11 (PTI): Working with countries like India, Russia and China is a good not bad thing, US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday. He […]

US sees India as leading power in Indo-Pacific region: Envoy Kenneth Juster

US ambassador Kenneth Juster said India and the US have common interests for the strategically significant Indo-Pacific region, in which the US considers India to be a “leading power”.   New Delhi, January 11 (PTI): The United States sees India as a “leading power” in the Indo-Pacific region, Washington’s envoy to New Delhi Kenneth Juster […]