A new leverage against AFSPA

Witoubou Newmai   Of late, our society seems to have started considering the issue of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) as a shibboleth. This dwindling enthusiasm in campaigning against the black law prompts us to ask whether such initiatives are driven by reasons, other than our moral values.   This writer was provoked […]

Revival of Akikiti displayed at Hornbill Fest

Revival of Akikiti displayed at Hornbill Fest

Players displaying the Sumi kick fight ‘Akikiti’ at Kisama Amphi Theatre on December 6 at Kisama. (DIPR Photo)   Kisama, December 6 (MExN): Sumi kick fight ‘Akikiti’ was displayed at Kisama Amphi Theatre on December 6 at Kisama. Akikiti is a form of a vicious martial art where soles of your feet are your only […]

Ecuador’s Moreno says Wikileaks’ Assange can leave embassy if he wants

Ecuador’s Moreno says Wikileaks’ Assange can leave embassy if he wants

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange speaks on the balcony of the Embassy of Ecuador in London, Britain on May 19, 2017. (REUTERS File Photo)   QUITO, December 6 (Reuters): Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno said on Thursday that there was a “path” for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to leave the South American country’s London embassy, where he […]

Ranji Trophy: Nagaland bowled out for 126

DIMAPUR, DECEMBER 6 (MExN): Nagaland were bundled out for 126 runs in the first innings of their   Ranji Trophy match against Manipur at the Nagaland Cricket Stadium, Sovima on December 6.   Earlier Nagaland lost the toss and were put into bat. At one stage Nagaland were struggling at 69 for 7.   Manipur […]

France and Germany, soften demands on EU hosting refugees: document

France and Germany, soften demands on EU hosting refugees: document

Migrants, intercepted off the coast in the Mediterranean Sea, stand under the rain after disembarking from a rescue boat at the port of Malaga, Spain on November 8, 2018. (REUTERS File Photo)     BRUSSELS, December 6 (Reuters): European Union governments that refuse to host refugees could instead pay to be excused from the bloc’s system […]

Cabinet approves policy to boost farm exports: minister

Cabinet approves policy to boost farm exports: minister

File Photo: Tea garden workers wearing Japi hats made out of bamboo and palm leaves pluck tea leaves inside Durgabari Tea Estate on the outskirts of Agartala, May 25, 2017. REUTERS/Jayanta Dey   NEW DELHI, December 6 (Reuters) – The Indian government on Thursday approved a policy to boost exports of farm commodities such as […]

Nagaland Governor, CM greets on Armed Forces Flag Day 2018

Kohima, December 7 (MExN): On the occasion of the Armed Forces Flag Day, observed throughout the Country on December 7, P B Acharya, Governor of Nagaland in a message to all the members of Armed Forces, Ex-servicemen and their families said, “Armed Forces Flag Day is observed in recognition of services rendered by Armed Forces […]

PAC allocates volunteers, areas for December 10 Dimapur bandh

PAC allocates volunteers, areas for December 10 Dimapur bandh

Dimapur, December 6 (MExN): The Public Action Committee (PAC) Naga Council Dimapur held a meeting on the proposed bandh to be observed on December 10 from 5.00 am to 5.00 pm in Dimapur district in protest against the Riven Honda shooting case and the multiple criminal activities and have drawn up the action plans for […]

‘Role of Civil Defence cannot be undermined’

‘Role of Civil Defence cannot be undermined’

Inspection of parade by Advisor, Home Guards and Civil defence, Noke Konyak at the closing programme of the Professional & Sports Meet-cum-Raising Day of the Nagaland HG & CD hosted at the Central Training Institute (CTI), Toluvi.   Nagaland HG & CD gets Officer’s Mess after 30 years   Morung Express News Dimapur | December […]

Review meeting on PNDT Act at Peren

Peren, December 6 (MExN): The formation and review meeting of the District Supervisory Board under Pre Natal Diagnostic Techniques (PNDT) Act was held on December 6 at DC’S Conference hall, Peren. The meeting was chaired by DC Peren S Tainiu who is also the Chairman of the board.   CMO Dr Denis Hangsing highlighted about […]

Seminar for girl child on edu & health issues held

Wokha, December 6 (MExN): Seminar and sensitization of girl child on education and health issues and distribution of sanitary kits for new born girl child was organised by District Administration Wokha in collaboration with Lotha Eloe Hoho under Beti Bachao Beti Badhao at town hall Bhandari on December 6.   EAC Bhandari T Sulanthung encouraged […]

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