Building democratic space

Aheli Moitra ‘Equality is not something you aspire to; it is the ground on which you walk’ The Nagaland Baptist Church Council (NBCC) made an exemplary statement during its 82nd Annual Council held from February 1-3, 2019, at the NBCC Convention Centre in Kohima. In a list of resolutions made at its Council, it called […]

TODAY in HISTORY: FEBRUARY 07

TODAY in HISTORY: FEBRUARY 07

Mercy James, adopted Malawian daughter of Madonna, plays with Madonna’s rolex watch as they visit the Mphandula child care centre about 40 kilometers from the Malawian capital Lilongwe, April 8, 2010. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings (MALAWI) Following are some of the major events to have occurred on Feb 7 Reuters 1971 – In a referendum, Switzerland voted […]

Priyanka accompanies Vadra to ED office, makes a political statement

Priyanka accompanies Vadra to ED office, makes a political statement

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra at party headquarters in New Delhi on February 6, 2019. (Photo: IANS) New Delhi, February 6 (IANS) Priyanka Gandhi on Wednesday made a strong political statement of openly backing her controversial husband Robert Vadra by dropping him at the Enforcement Directorate office when he came to face questioning in connection […]

Rooney says still has talent to compete in Premier League

Rooney says still has talent to compete in Premier League

England’s Wayne Rooney reacts. (Reuters File Photo) London, February 7 (Reuters): Former England captain Wayne Rooney, who helped revitalise one of Major League Soccer’s original superpowers when he joined D.C. United last year, still feels he possesses the quality to compete in the Premier League. The 33-year-old former Manchester United and Everton captain, speaking in […]

Newport stun ‘Boro to set up dream Man City Cup tie

Newport stun ‘Boro to set up dream Man City Cup tie

Shrewsbury Town’s James Bolton applauds fans after the match. (Action Images via Reuters) London, February 6 (Reuters): Fourth-tier Newport County pulled off another FA Cup shock by beating Championship side Middlesbrough 2-0 in a fourth-round replay on Tuesday to set up a dream tie with Manchester City. Premier League Wolverhampton Wanderers saw off a determined […]

Thailand blames Australia for arrest of refugee Bahraini footballer

Thailand blames Australia for arrest of refugee Bahraini footballer

Jailed Bahraini footballer Hakeem Al Araibi leaves Thailand’s Criminal Court, in Bangkok. (Reuters Photo) BANGKOK, February 7 (Reuters): Thailand defended on Wednesday its arrest of a Bahraini footballer with refugee status in Australia, saying officials only detained him because Australian authorities sent an Interpol “red notice” after he boarded a plane to Bangkok. Hakeem Al […]

FIFA says incumbent Infantino is sole candidate for president

FIFA says incumbent Infantino is sole candidate for president

FIFA President Gianni Infantino sits in a TV studio during the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland. (Reuters File Photo) ZURICH, February 6 (Reuters): FIFA president Gianni Infantino will not face a challenger in June’s elections to the head of world soccer’s governing body, the organisation said on Wednesday. “Following the call […]

PASU 27th general session cum sports meet held

PASU 27th general session cum sports meet held

ET Ezung, Working President, NPCC and former speaker NLA Kick off PASU Meet 2019. Mon, February 6 (MExN): The Phomching Area Students’ Union (PASU) has kick off its 27th general session cum sports, cultural and literary meet 2019 on January 24 at Sheanghah Chingnyu village, Mon. The session was organized under the theme ‘In Consonance […]

ASA 47th meet from today

Kohima, February 6 (MExN): A two day long 47th meet of Angami Sports Association (ASA) will take place from February 7 to 8 at Indira Gandhi Stadium, Kohima. Er. Zale Neikha, advisor youth resources & sports will be the special guest while Pfiiduolhou Kense, advisor Nagaland Wrestling Association will be the guest of honour. The […]

1st Chakhesang Open Wrestling on Feb 8

Kohima, February 6 (MExN): Under the aegis of the Chakhesang Wrestling Association (CWA) 1st Chakhesang Open Wrestling 2019 is all se to be held on February 8 at Pfutsero Sports’ Complex, Phek District, with Neiba Kronu, Minister for Planning & Coordination and Land Revenue, Government of Nagaland as the special guest. According to a press […]

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