TODAY in HISTORY: NOVEMBER 7

TODAY in HISTORY: NOVEMBER 7

Alexander Dub?ek (1921-1992), the Czechoslovak leader who sought to instal “socialism with a human face” in the Prague Spring of 1968, put down by Soviet tanks, died from injuries suffered in a car crash. (Photo: Hesekiel [CC BY-SA 4.0  (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], from Wikimedia Commons)     Reuters Following are some of the major events to have […]

The Wedding Enterprise

Dr. Asangba Tzüdir Not so ‘long ago’ in Naga Society before the coming of modernity and westernization, weddings seemed to be such a simple affair. In the villages, it would be a short program and is followed by tea in bamboo cups and ‘kata’ outside the Church. The wedding ceremony would be held early in […]

24th Classic Cup: Chedema VYO, United VNS enter quarter finals

24th Classic Cup:  Chedema VYO, United VNS enter quarter finals

Players in action during the match between United VNS and Ethereal FC on November 6. (Morung Photo)   Our Correspondent Kohima | November 6 Chedema Village Youth Organisation and United V&S FC Dimapur today became the last two teams to book their pre-quarter final berths at the ongoing 24th Classic Cup here under the aegis […]

24th Nyamo-Daniel Memorial Trophy

24th Nyamo-Daniel Memorial Trophy

The game between Okotso SC (blue) and defending champions LCFC at the semi finals of the Nyamo-Daniel Trophy at the State Stadium on November 6.   LCFC and Yamnhon AFC to clash in final   Morung Express News Dimapur | November 6 Lotha Colony Football Club (LCFC) and Yamnhon AFC will match up against one […]

M Noke Trophy: Semifinal berths secured

M Noke Trophy: Semifinal berths secured

A penalty shootout during the quarter finals of the 13th M Noke Trophy 2018 on November 6.   Morung Express News Dimapur | November 6 The quarter finals of the 13th M Noke Trophy 2018 was played on November 6 at local ground, Mon Town. The first match saw Denix FC beat Chilla FC 1-0, […]

2nd Nagaland Biodiversity Meet records a plethora of fauna

2nd Nagaland Biodiversity Meet  records a plethora of fauna

Roosting Amur falcons at Pangti village. (Photo Courtesy Siddharth Edake)   DIMAPUR, NOVEMBER 6 (MExN): Nagaland’s second biodiversity meet which was held from October 27 to November 4 recorded more than 80 butterfly species, bringing the total to 200 species of butterflies recorded from Zunheboto area; and some specials, such as sightings of flocks of […]

NEISSR organizes annual sports meet

NEISSR organizes annual sports meet

Participants of the NEISSR annual sports meet which was held from October 31 to November 1.   DIMAPUR, NOVEMBER 6 (MExN): The North East Institute of Social Sciences & Research (NEISSR) organized its 4th Annual Sports meet on the theme “Social Change” at Don Bosco Higher Secondary School Campus, Dimapur from October 31 to November […]

Kohima dist volleyball referee clinic begins

Kohima dist volleyball referee clinic begins

KDVA officials and others during the volleyball referee refresher course.   Our Correspondent Kohima | November 6 The two day long 2nd Kohima district volleyball referee clinic cum refresher course for both men and women got underway today at Indira Gandhi Stadium Kohima under the aegis of Kohima District Volleyball Association (KDVA). The inaugural function […]

43rd NASA meet underway

DIMAPUR, NOVEMBER 6 (MExN): The 43rd annual meet of Niuland Area Sports Association commenced at P Vizheto Tuccu village on Monday. Qhehezu Tuccu, member of the Collective Leadership, NSCN (IM) graced the inaugural function as chief guest and declared the week long meet open, informed a press note from NASA President, Kavito Yepthomi.   Twelve […]

A reflection on the Naga Club 100th year centenary celebration

TN Mannen IAS (Rtd)  The British administration has introduced a uniform system of administrative control toward the later part of 19th century in Naga territories occupied by them. It had enabled   the different Naga tribesmen to mix with each other more freely without fear. For the first time, they came to realise the advantage of […]

Cricket: Debutant Foakes engineers England recovery in Galle

Cricket: Debutant Foakes engineers England recovery in Galle

England’s Ben Foakes (R) raises his bat for England cricket fans as they walk off the field end the play on November 6. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte   GALLE, Sri Lanka, November 6 (Reuters): England’s Ben Foakes made a memorable debut to help the tourists recover from a terrible start and reach 321 for eight wickets on […]

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