Workshop on livelihood held at Dimapur

Dimapur, July 4 (MExN): Nagaland State Rural Livelihoods Mission, DRDA Dimapur organized a district level livelihoods orientation cum workshop at Tourist Lodge on June 30. A press release stated that Atokhe Aye, Project director DRDA spoke on the importance of the Mission and MKSP which is going to impact a lot on the lives of […]

Team inspect projects under Swadesh Dharshan

Team inspect projects under Swadesh Dharshan

Adviser for Tourism, Khehovi Yepthomi and Secretary for Tourism, T. Mhabemo Yanthan along with the officials and engineering wing of the Directorate of Tourism at Wokhs Tourist Lodge. (DIPR Photo)   Wokha, July 4 (MExN): Adviser for Tourism, Khehovi Yepthomi and Secretary for Tourism, T. Mhabemo Yanthan along with the officials and engineering wing of […]

Departmental coordination meeting at Bhandari held

Wokha, July 4 (MExN): The monthly departmental co-ordination meeting of Bhandari Sub-division was held on July 4, at the ADC Conference Hall, Bhandari. Chairing the meeting, ADC, Bhandari, Tiameren Chang welcomed the officers who were recently transferred to the sub-div, mentioned a DIPR report.   After reviewing the last meeting’s minutes, the house discussed and […]

Ex-Brazil star Ronaldo defends Neymar against play-acting claims

Ex-Brazil star Ronaldo defends Neymar against play-acting claims

Brazil’s Neymar lies on the pitch after sustaining an injury. (REUTERS/David Gray)   Moscow, July 4 (IANS): Brazil football great Ronaldo has leapt to the defense of his compatriot Neymar, refuting claims the Selecao forward has been play-acting during the FIFA World Cup in Russia.   Among those to criticize Neymar in recent days are […]

Protests erupt at Bedouin village Israel plans to demolish

Protests erupt at Bedouin village Israel plans to demolish

Israeli policemen try to detain Palestinians in the Bedouin village of al-Khan al-Ahmar near Jericho in the occupied West Bank on July 4. (REUTERS Photo)   KHAN AL-AHMAR, West Bank, July 4 (Reuters): Palestinian protests broke out on Wednesday at a Bedouin village in the occupied West Bank facing Israeli demolition in what rights groups […]

Killings sow fear inside Rohingya refugee camps Bangladesh

Killings sow fear inside Rohingya refugee camps Bangladesh

Rohingya refugees pushing a truck as it stuck in mud after heavy rain at Kutupalong camp in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh on July 4. (REUTERS Photo)     COX’S BAZAR/DHAKA, July 4 (Reuters): Bangladesh is deploying thousands of extra police to Rohingya refugee camps in the south, officials said, after a series of mostly unexplained killings […]

Merkel, under fire from left and right, defends German immigration plan

Merkel, under fire from left and right, defends German immigration plan

German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends a budget debate at the lower house of parliament Bundestag in Berlin, Germany on July 4. (REUTERS Photo) BERLIN, July 4 (Reuters): German Chancellor Angela Merkel defended on Wednesday a deal on tightening immigration controls from attacks directed by both her Social Democrat coalition partners and the far-right opposition.   The […]

Justin Timberlake releases his new track ‘SoulMate’

Justin Timberlake releases his new track ‘SoulMate’

Los Angeles, July 4 (IANS): Singer Justin Timberlake released his new song titled “Soulmate”.   The actor, singer, and songwriter made that announcement alongside the release of a new track just one day before the Independence Day celebrations (Wednesday) starts off, reports entertainment weekly.com.   Titled “SoulMate”, the song marks a departure from the more country […]

Church and Conflict in South Sudan

Church and Conflict in South Sudan

South Sudanese Christians celebrate Christmas mass at El Fasher church in North Darfur. South Sudan’s different churches have remained one of the country’s few stable institutions. (UN Photo)   James Jeffrey Inter Press Service   Throughout fifty years of struggles, South Sudan’s different churches have remained one of the country’s few stable institutions, and in […]

Peace ‘Only Way Forward’ For Yemen

Peace ‘Only Way Forward’ For Yemen

A young boy runs with his tyre past buildings damaged by airstrikes in Saada Old Town. UNICEF says health facilities in the country have been cut by more than half, thousands of schools have been destroyed, and over 2,000 children have been killed. (Giles Clarke/OCHA)   Tackling the relentless conflict in Yemen has never been […]