Kohli, Chanu named for Khel Ratna

New Delhi, September 20 (IANS): The Sports Ministry on Thursday approved the names of Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and ace weightlifter Saikhom Mirabai Chanu for the country’s highest sporting honour — Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna — ard, which will be given away by President Ram Nath Kovind at a specially organised function at the […]

Power scenario in Dimapur

James Shitiri Lingrijan, Dimapur Being a denizen of Dimapur I heaved a big sigh of relief when the present Advisor to the Power Department, Government of Nagaland was appointed somewhere in the latter half of March 2018.   Sigh of relief because he represents Dimapur – I Assembly Constituency and was under the impression that […]

EDSYO appeals to check roadside dust pollution

EDSYO appeals to check roadside dust pollution

Commuters cover their mouth with scarf while passing the National Highway stretch from Purana Bazar in Dimapur.   Dimapur, September 20 (MExN): For a very long time the National Highway stretch from Purana Bazar to Airport junction in Dimapur has been an eyesore and numerous organizations have raised concerns for the same.   “The inauguration […]

Imagine Dragons write, record song for ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’

Imagine Dragons write, record song for ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’

Grammy-winning band Imagine Dragons has written and recorded the end-credit song “Zero” for Walt Disney Animation Studios film “Ralph Breaks the Internet”. The song is available from KIDinaKORNER/Interscope Records.  In the movie, video-game bad guy Ralph struggles with his evolving friendship with fellow misfit Vanellope von Schweetz.   According to Imagine Dragons’ lead singer Dan […]

Kiss band announce final tour

Kiss band announce final tour

After 45 years of performing across the globe, popular rock band Kiss has announced their final tour. During one of the episodes of the show “America’s Got Talent”, the rock band bid adieu to their 45-year long musical career by announcing their last tour End of the Road, reports people.com.   While the tour dates […]

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ India release pushed

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ India release pushed

‘Crazy Rich Asians’, which was scheduled to release in India on September 21, has been pushed. It will now release on October 5. Billed as the first contemporary English language Hollywood movie with an almost all-Asian cast after a long time, ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ is based on the book by Kevin Kwan with the same […]

Youth Voters Festival…

Youth Voters Festival…

A two day Youth Voters Festival got underway at Peren District on September 20 and 21 at Old DC Office, Peren Town with PwD Agumbe Nda, Icon for Peren District as special guest. On the first day students from different institutions under Peren District visited Voters Registration and Education Centers (VRECs) as part of the […]

AR boost Pineapple industry in Medziphema

AR boost Pineapple industry in Medziphema

Local women employees from Medziphema who works at the canning plant. (DIPR Photo)   Dimapur, September 20 (MExN): The villages of Medziphema are famous for its pineapple farms which produces one of the “best and sweetest pineapples” of the world.   A DIPR report stated that to boost the Pineapple industry in Medziphema, the Assam […]

Border conflicts at Amguri Gate under control: Nagaland HM

Border conflicts at Amguri Gate under control: Nagaland HM

Our Correspondent Kohima | September 20   Deputy Chief Minister (home) and minister in-charge of border affairs Y. Patton today informed that the current status at Amguri gate is under control after intervention by the administration and police of Mokokchung and Sivasagar district of Nagaland and Assam respectively.   Replying to MLA Amenba Yaden on […]

Wokha District Monitoring and Supervision team visit health units

Wokha District Monitoring and Supervision team visit health units

Wokha CMO Dr. Robin Lotha and Dy CMO Dr. Zuben Kikon during the district monitoring at the health units.   Wokha, September 20 (MExN): Health & Family Welfare, District Monitoring and Supervision team visited Sanis, Bhandari, Nyiro and Englan block health units on September 19 and 20.   The purpose of the visit was mainly […]

DSSU freshers meet cum felicitation on Sept 27

Dimapur, September 20 (MExN): Dimapur Sumi Students Union (DSSU) will be holding its bi-annual freshers meet cum felicitation on September 27 at IMC hall, Dimapur on the theme ‘Shaping Visions’ (Anhetsu Iqiani). Andrew Ahoto Sema, Chairman Livingstone Foundation Higher Secondary School and Hekani Jakahalu, Founding Director of Youthnet will be the special invitee and guest […]