Aghunato town commemorates Dr T Ao 100th birth anniversary

Aghunato town commemorates Dr T Ao 100th birth anniversary

Youth Resource Officer Atoli Yeptho with youths during the commemoration of the 100th birth anniversary of Dr T Ao at Aghunato on December 16. (DIPR Photo) Aghunato, December 16 (MExN): Commemorating the 100th birth anniversary of the first Naga Olympian Dr Talimeren Ao, a programme was held in Aghunato town, Zunheboto district on December 16. […]

In the name of ‘honour’

In December 1998, the shocking murder of the mother of two at the hands of her husband and mother-in-law and the subsequent events thereafter catapulted the “issue of honour crimes into the headlines in the United Kingdom.” According to a news report, the duo – her husband Sukhdave Athwal and 70-year-old mother Bachan Athwal “believed […]

TODAY in HISTORY: DECEMBER 17

TODAY in HISTORY: DECEMBER 17

Skydivers dressed in Santa Claus outfits react after landing as 155 tandem skydivers set a new Guinness World Record number of jumps over eight hours, in the Australian city of Wollongong, December 17, 2016. (Photo by Jason Reed/Reuters) Following are some of the major events to have occurred on Dec 17 Reuters 1903 – Wilbur […]

Surayim FC lifts 10th Saramati Soccer C’ship 2018

Surayim FC lifts 10th Saramati Soccer C’ship 2018

The guest along with the organizing team and Surayim FC at public ground Pungro town on December 15. Kiphire, December 16 (MExN): Surayim FC emerged as champions of the 10th edition of Saramati Soccer Championship 2018, after defeating Faith Baller Phuvkiu by 2-1 goals at public ground Pungro town on December 15. The team walked […]

Uncertain future for Tribal Languages in Manipur

Newmai News Network Imphal | December 16 The Council of Tribal Languages & Literature Societies, Manipur(CTLLSM) expressed its concern today “tribal languages education” is likely tophase out soon in Manipur due to lack of State’s patronage and gross negligenceby the State Government. The CTLLSM alleged that “tribal languages are taken as tribalspecific by the State […]

Internal security scenario has improved: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said the internal security scenario has “vastly improved” over the last four years. Addressing a Vijay Diwas function here, he said the numberof Left Wing Extremism-affected districts has come down from 90 to just about12, while there has been an 80 per cent […]

TYO 34th Sports Meet culminates

TYO 34th Sports Meet culminates

Phek, December 16 (MExN): Thipüzu Youth Organisation (TYO) 34th Sports Meet was held from December 12-15 at Thipüzu local ground with Dr V Thingo as its special guest. Speaking to the youths, he lauded the youth community for undertaking such sports week for all-round physical and mental development in a spirit of healthy competition. Dr […]

Beyond The Monolith Stone to What Lies Ahead…

Niketu Iralu I want to thank the Committee for inviting me to share some thoughts on this occasion. But I confess I am embarrassedthat I who have done so little am the one giving “exhortation” to an audience with individuals present who have seen things through from the beginning when discussions about the 100th year […]

Why our towns are so dirty?

E Stephen RikhaKohima Town When we look at our town roads, footpaths, drainages, public places etc we see only dirty litters everywhere, this is so horrible. To cite few instances people who consume talab, pan masalas etc throws the wrappers right then and there as soon as it is consumed without any civic sense. Litter […]

100 Years of Naga Club Anniversary Celebration

The Kohima Village Council (KVC), along with all fellow Nagas, desired a grand and unified Naga Club Centenary Celebration in the true spirit of the Naga Club. Unfortunately, despite the best efforts and appeals of the KVC, a reconciliation could not be brokered between the Naga Club members and Naga Students Federation (NSF). Consequently, the […]

St Teresa Church at Mitelephe dedicated

St Teresa Church at Mitelephe dedicated

Rev Fr Charles D’ Souza SJ blessing the church during the dedication of St Teresa Church in Mitelephe Village, Kohima on December 16. (Photo Courtesy: Rev Fr. Renthungo Victor) Kohima, December (MExN): St. Teresa Church in Mitelephe Village, Kohima was blessed and dedicated by Most Rev Dr James Thoppil, Bishop of Kohima on December 16. […]

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