NAGALAND: News in brief

DC informs villages under DHEP Doyang Wokha, November 13 (MExN): Deputy Commissioner, Wokha Dr Manazir Jeelani Samoon, IAS has informed all the 17 affected Villages under LOU DHEP Doyang, to select/nominate Executive Members as per the Constitution of LOU DHEP and submit the executive members names to the Deputy Commissioner Wokha within a period of […]

24th Classic Cup 2018: Head Hunter enters semi finals

24th Classic Cup 2018: Head Hunter enters semi finals

Players in action during the 2nd quarter final match between Head Hunter and Fore Runner on November 13. (Morung Photo)   Our Correspondent Kohima | November 13 Head Hunter Jakhama today entered the semi finals after defeating Fore Runner Thizama 4-1 in the 2nd quarter finals of the ongoing 24th Classic Cup 2018 here at […]

‘Education empowers women’

‘Education empowers women’

Winner of Miss Sümi 2018, Aka walking the ramp in Modern ethnic wear during the pageant hosted by Western Sümi Totimi Hoho (WSTH) at IMC Hall on November 12. (Morung Photo by Soreishim Mahong)   Miss Sümi 2018 pageant held with a difference       “A positive thing that can come out from a […]

Nagaland to integrate SDGs into State’s policy process

Nagaland to integrate SDGs into State’s policy process

Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio and others during workshop for building capacities for taking forward Sustainable Development Goals in Nagaland on November 13 in Kohima. (Morung Photo)   Workshop for building capacities for taking forward sustainable development goals underway in Kohima   Our Correspondent Kohima | November 13 The state government has taken a commitment to […]

39% prevalence rate of smokeless tobacco users in Nagaland

39% prevalence rate of smokeless tobacco users in Nagaland

Dr C Tetseo speaking at the awareness programme on anti tobacco use in the Patkai Christian College on November 13. (Photo Courtesy/PCC)   Dimapur, November 13 (MExN): In a bid to make the college campus a tobacco-free campus, the Tobacco Control Committee of Patkai Christian College in collaboration with National Tobacco Control Programme (NTCP) organised […]

Workshop on ‘Newer Frontiers in Bioinformatics and Research Methodology’ underway at NU

Workshop on ‘Newer Frontiers in Bioinformatics and Research Methodology’ underway at NU

Professor Pardeshi Lal, Vice-Chancellor of NU addressing the inaugural function on November 13. (Photo Courtesy/ NU)   Kohima, November 13 (MExN): A National workshop on ‘Newer Frontiers in Bioinformatics and Research Methodology’ started today at Nagaland University, Lumami. It will conclude on November 19. The workshop is being organized by Bioinformatics Infrastructure Facility (BIF) Centre, […]

Minor found dead in Manipur observation home

Imphal, November 13 (IANS): A minor who was arrested in connection with the death of a girl was found hanging from a ceiling fan at a government-run observation home in Manipur on Tuesday, police said.   Police sources said that the minor, a Class 12 student, was arrested on October 13 from Thoubal district.   […]

Government extends ban on seven Meitei groups in Manipur

New Delhi, November 13 (IANS): The Centre on Tuesday extended the ban by five years on seven Meitei extremist groups which have employed violence in a bid to secede the state from India.   The organisations, their factions, wings and front organisation were outlawed under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, a Home Ministry notification said. […]

Tseminyu sub-division records 95.66% MR vaccination

Tseminyu sub-division records 95.66% MR vaccination

ADC Tseminyu and other officials with the winners of essay and painting competition during the Tseminyu SDPDB monthly meeting held at DBs customary court of ADC office compound on November 12. (DIPR Photo)   Tseminyu, November 13 (MExN): Tseminyu SDPDB monthly meeting was held on November 12 at DBs customary court of ADC office compound. […]

Former Chelsea midfielder Joe Cole retires

Chelsea’s Joe Cole celebrates winning the Premier League title at the Reebok Stadium, Bolton. (Reuters File Photo)   LONDON, NOVEMBER 13 (REUTERS): Former England and Chelsea midfielder Joe Cole has announced his retirement from football on Tuesday, bringing the curtain down on a 20-year professional career.   Cole, who turned 37 last week, made 716 […]

8th Hornbill Half Marathon 2018

Our Correspondent Kohima | November 13   3E Nagaland today informed that registration for the 8th Hornbill Half Marathon will commence at 3E office near Kohima Local Ground (North Gate) and continue till November 30.   The event will take place on December 2 at 7:00 AM.   The start and finish point will be […]

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