TODAY in HISTORY: JANUARY 14

Following are some of the major events to have occurred on Jan 14 Reuters 1923 – Funeral for King Constantine I of Greece. 1953 – Marshal Josip Broz Tito was elected first president of the Republic of Yugoslavia. 1957 – Humphrey Bogart, whose films included “The Maltese Falcon” and “Casablanca”, died; he won an Oscar […]

Nagaland…

Nagaland…

Large grain storage baskets called “Khi” in Chakhesang were used as decor items during the Chakhesang Day observed in Phek on January 10, 2019 (Morung Photo by Chizokho Vero)

To ‘clear confusion’, NPF supplements NSVDBSA’s statement

To ‘clear confusion’, NPF supplements NSVDBSA’s statement

Kohima, January 13 (MExN): The Naga People’s Front (NPF) has supplemented the press release issued by the Nagaland State Village Development Board Secretary Association (NSVDBSA) with pointers in order to “to clear any confusion that might arise from the ambiguous statement of the association where it claimed that Grant-in-Aid was released and kept in the […]

ZPO clarifies on holding of Mimkut-Mini Hornbill Fest

PEREN, JANUARY 13 (MExN): The Zeliang People’s Organisation (ZPO) Nagaland issued a press statement with regard to the holding of the 8th State Level Mimkut – Mini Hornbill Festival Ahthibung town, Peren from January 15-17. The statement sought to clarify the ZPO’s stand on what it termed as a perceived move to fuse the holding […]

AR conducts free medical camp at various villages

AR conducts free medical camp at various villages

A patient being treated during a medical camp held at Chiephobozou Village of Kohima district on December 18. (Photo Courtesy: AR Chieswema Battalion) Dimapur, January 13 (MExN): Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (North) conducted free medical camps at various villages in the past four weeks. Kulhopu and Yehimi villages Zunheboto Battalion of […]

Chesezu village extend apology to Sumi village

Phek, January 13 (MExN): Chesezu village has expressed apology to the people of Sumi village under Phek District. In a press release, Kühusayi Nyekha, Chairman, Tsüswüveh, Chesezu village stated that the hosting village of the 37th General Session of the Chakhesang Public Organisation (CPO) cum 5th Chakhesang Day held on January 9 and 10 made […]

Petrol, diesel see sharp price rise on Sunday

New Delhi, January 13 (IANS): Transport fuel rates were hiked for the fifth time this month and saw their steepest rise on Sunday, amid global crude oil rates continuing to climb handsomely following the implementation of output cuts by oil producers from January 1. State-run oil marketing companies increased petrol rates by 49-60 paise per […]

Farewell programme for Kohima DC

Farewell programme for Kohima DC

Rajesh Soundararajan, Deputy Commissioner Kohima. (File Photo) Kohima, January 13 (MExN): A farewell programme for Rajesh Soundararajan, Deputy Commissioner Kohima will take place on January 15 at 12:00 noon at DC Conference Hall, Kohima. Youth Resources & Sports Advisor Er Zale Neikha and Chairman Kohima DPDB will speak on behalf of the elected members and […]

Buffalo gores 8 in Manipur

Imphal, January 13 (IANS): A buffalo on Sunday ran amok here on Sunday for several hours attacking pedestrians, leaving eight persons injured, one of them in a serious condition, officials said. The buffalo, brought from Dimapur in Nagaland apparently for slaughter, escaped from the butcher, causing a commotion. One person who was gored in the […]

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