OBASSI plant saplings at District Hospital Dimapur

OBASSI plant saplings at District Hospital Dimapur

OBASSI Nagaland Chapter members seen with Commissioner of Taxes, Kesonyu Yhome at Dimapur on the occasion of World Environment Day on Tuesday. (Morung Photo)   Morung Express News Dimapur | June 5   Old Boys’ Association Sainik School, Imphal (OBASSI) Nagaland Chapter joined the World Environment Day (WED) celebration on Tuesday by planting 40 tree […]

Abadi warns of ‘dangerous violations’ in Iraq election

Abadi warns of ‘dangerous violations’ in Iraq election

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi speaks during the Tokyo Conference on Supporting Job Creation and Vocational Training to Facilitate Weapons Reduction for Iraqi Society in Tokyo. (REUTERS File Photo)   BAGHDAD, June 5 (Reuters): Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Tuesday there were “dangerous violations” in the May 12 parliamentary election, won by a […]

Land Resources Dept offices declared ‘plastic free zone’

Land Resources Dept offices declared ‘plastic free zone’

LRD Secretary, Y. Kikheto Sema, IAS and LRD Director, Hoto Yeptho seen during the World Environment Day on Tuesday.   District offices to plant 1000 trees annually   Morung Express News Dimapur | June 5   Commemorating the World Environment Day, the Land Resources Department (LRD) on Tuesday said that all offices of LRD would […]

Seminar with hotel owners for plastic reduction

Mulls recycling, paper bags, bamboo straws, waste segregation and greater sensitisation   Morung Express News Dimapur | June 5   With the objective of reducing use of plastic, Team Clean Dimapur organised a seminar with the Nagaland Hotels and Restaurants Association (NHRA) on June 5. With ‘Beat Plastic Pollution’ as the theme, the seminar, organised […]

Clean Mokokchung Campaign educates masses on environment

Clean Mokokchung Campaign educates masses on environment

Clean Mokokchung Campaign Volunteers with the students of DEF School, New Reserve, Mokokchung on June 5. (Morung Photo)   Morung Express News Mokokchung | June 5   The Clean Mokokchung Campaign, in yet one of its cleanliness campaign, distributed eco-friendly waste bins to nine schools in Mokokchung Town and one in Yaongyimsen. Several young volunteers […]

Students spread awareness on ill-effects of plastic

Morung Express News Kiphire | June 5   Hundreds of students from all private schools in Kiphire town came out to the streets with face painting, placards and slogans under the theme ‘Beat Plastic Pollution’ to join the global World Environment Day. The event was organised by Kiphire District Private Schools Association (KDPSA).   Speaking […]

NMSU undertake plantation drive at New Monger Village

NMSU undertake plantation drive at New Monger Village

New Monger Students Union members and others during the plantation drive held in and around New Monger Village on June 5. (Morung Photo)   Morung Express News Kiphire | June 5   On the occasion of world Environment Day, under the initiative New Monger Students Union (NMSU) more than 100 tree saplings of were planted […]

CM calls to commit for ‘Plastic Free Nagaland’ by Dec 1

CM calls to commit for ‘Plastic Free Nagaland’ by Dec 1

Students of St. Mary’s Hr. Sec. School, Kohima participated in the flower show competition conducted to mark the World Environment Day on the theme ‘Beat Plastic Pollution.’ The students collected used-plastic bottles to decorate the flower show. The School later awarded the students who collected the highest number of bottles and the group which created […]

No relaxation in curfew in Shillong

Shillong, June 5 (IANS) Curfew continued on Tuesday in violence-hit areas in the Meghalaya capital Shillong while Internet on mobile telephones was restricted even as the situation was showing steady improvement.   “For today (Tuesday) we have decided not to relax the curfew even as the situation in the area is slowly limping back to normalcy. […]

Drugs worth Rs 2 cr seized in Manipur, 3 held

Imphal, June 5 (IANS) Police along with commandos of the 11 Assam Rifles have seized narcotics worth nearly Rs 2 crore from Manipur’s Moreh border town and arrested three drug traffickers.   Tengnoupal Police Superintendent S. Ibomcha said some more arrests connected to an international drug cartel were likely following the arrest of the kingpin.    […]

Ariana Grande suffering from PTSD after Manchester attack

Ariana Grande suffering from PTSD after Manchester attack

Singer Ariana Grande says she is battling post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) following the ­Manchester attack.   Grande found herself at the center of tragedy on May 22 last year when an improvised explosive device was detonated outside her concert at the Manchester Arena, killing 23 people and injuring 250.   In an interview with British […]

Five girls, boy rescued from traffickers in Assam

Guwahati, June 5 (IANS) The Railway Protection Force (RPF) has rescued five girls and a boy from the clutches of traffickers and arrested a woman who was allegedly trying to lure them out of the state, said a railway official on Tuesday.   According to Pranav Jyoti Sharma, Chief Public Relations Officer (CPRO) of the Northeast […]