DNNRE condemns killing

Dimapur, January 15 (MExN): Dimapur Nkonjan Nyiro Range Ekhung (DNNRE) has expressed shock and dismay over the killing of a woman by her husband at Supply Colony, Dimapur on January 10 and condemned the same. Terming the incident “horrific”, DNNRE in a press note from its chairman, Chiporao Ngullie and general secretary, Sancheo Ezung appealed […]

Governor extends Sükrünye greetings

Kohima, January 15 (MExN): Governor of Nagaland PB Acharya has extended greetings to the Chakhesang community on the occasion of Sükrünye festival. He called on the Chakhesangs to continue safeguarding and promoting their rich culture and traditions through the festival and come together and rededicate oneself to make the atmosphere conducive in towns and villages […]

Shops in Kohima asked to white wash

Kohima, January 15 (MExN): In pursuance to the Home Department’s co-ordination meeting minutes No.GAB/GEN/RD/2016 dated 19/12/2017, Kohima Municipal Council (KMC) has directed all the business establishments/shopkeepers within its jurisdiction to white wash/clean the front side of their respective shops facing the road side on or before January 20.   They have also been asked to […]

CMO Kma informs on Medical Board exam

Kohima, January 15 (MExN): Chief Medical Officer (CMO) of Kohima has informed all the Head of Departments that the Medical Board examination for confirmation of services, invalidation and commutation pension etc for grade-III & IV will be held in the office of the CMO, Kohima (Para Medical Colony) as per the following schedule – February […]

Dear Nagas, is it change you want? Part III

Kaka Zhimomi Together, we have the solution if you really want it. Read on……   Revolution happened twice in Mokokchung, 1981 being the first case where Sumi earlier settlers began to overindulge their individual liberty and their youngsters virtually ruled the streets, agonising the local citizens by beating and intimidation that continued unchallenged throughout seventies. […]

Liverpool end Manchester City’s unbeaten run in seven-goal thriller

Liverpool end Manchester City’s unbeaten run in seven-goal thriller

Sadio Mané thrashes home Liverpool’s third goal after Manchester City’s defence was forced into error by the home side’s pressure. (Shutterstock Photo)   Reuters Liverpool scored three times in nine minutes on the way to a dramatic 4-3 win over Manchester City on Sunday which ended the Premier League leaders’ unbeaten start to the season. […]

Significance of Tsüngkam-Neo/Neoto-Neo Festival

Toshi Wungtung Advisor to ENPO Tsüngkamneo also known as Neotoneo which means chief festival of festivals. It is by tradition & customary practices the most significant & important festival. There are almost 10 significant festivals that were celebrated by the Yimchungrü Nagas in the ancient past. However, with the changes in the social system and […]

Household burning, coal combustion behind 75% deaths

Mumbai, January 15 (IANS): Exposure to household burning emissions and coal combustion were the main reasons behind 75 per cent of air pollution-related deaths in India in 2015 which came chiefly from rural areas, reveals a report. The report, by experts from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)- Bombay and the US-based Health Effects Institute, […]

Statement on present situation in Nagaland

Bendangsashi Ex MLA In the year 1953, the Prime Minister of India Jawaharlal Nehru had invited Ono of Myanmar and had promised to give away the much greater part of Nagaland about 120 lakh Sq. Km of Nagaland; followed by erection of boundary pillars in the year 1955. After this, bloodshed in Nagaland had started […]

Wales name Ryan Giggs as manager

Wales name Ryan Giggs as manager

Ryan Giggs. (Reuters File Photo)   LONDON, January 15 (Reuters): Wales have appointed former Manchester United winger Ryan Giggs as their manager on a four-year contract, the Football Association of Wales (FAW) announced on Monday.   The 44-year-old takes over from Chris Coleman, who led Wales to the Euro 2016 semi-finals but quit the job […]

News in brief

One joins NPP Dimapur, January 15 (MExN): Bendang Longchari, IAS (Rtd.), former Secretary to the Government of Nagaland, has joined the National People’s Party (NPP) under the leadership of its national president, Conrad K. Sangma, MP Lok Sabha. “I hereby join the Party to strengthen it in Nagaland State under the Presidentship of Ato Yepthomi,” […]

Barca’s Dembele suffers another hamstring injury

Barca’s Dembele suffers another hamstring injury

Ousmane Dembele reacts after sustaining an injury during his Spanish La Liga match against Getafe in Getafe, Spain, September 16, 2017. (Reuters Files Photo)   MADRID, January 15 (Reuters): Barcelona forward Ousmane Dembele has suffered another hamstring injury and will be out of action for between three and four weeks, the La Liga leaders said […]