Becoming secular in Nagaland

Becoming secular in Nagaland

Aheli Moitra Growing up in the New Delhi of the 1980s-90s, being secular was rather simple. Many families lived in mixed religion neighbourhoods and did more than ‘tolerate’ the others’ religious and cultural identities. People participated in one another’s festivals to the point of organizing them, inviting guests on the other’s behalf, feasting with each […]

TODAY in HISTORY: APRIL 04

Following are some of the major events to have occurred on Apr 04 Reuters 1949 – The North Atlantic Treaty setting up a mutual defence alliance, NATO, was signed in Washington by the foreign ministers of the 12 participating powers. 1968 – The American civil rights leader Martin Luther King was assassinated in Memphis, Tennessee. […]

Shame on the Naga!

Thepfulhouvi Solo, IFS (Retd) With intention of malice and profiteering from the Election to the prestigious Assembly Seat of Aonglenden (Ao Tableland) Assembly Constituency and the Lok Sabha Seat of Nagaland, some candidates have brought out despicable behavior and great shame not only to their own community but also to their entire Naga Population. The […]

‘Bobby-trapping’ tactics among Nagas

Z Lohe The new trends of making money in Naga style without shedding sweat reminds me of how hunters use booby-trap to trap beast or during combat soldiers use it to destroy enemy. Hunters dug out deep pit on the path of animals and covered the opening of the pit with ordinary sheets of dry […]

Nagaland: Officiating-promotions by depts without P&AR clearance ‘illegal’

Nagaland: Officiating-promotions by depts without P&AR clearance ‘illegal’

Department of Personnel and Administrative Reforms, Nagaland logo. (Photo: http://dpar.nagaland.gov.in) Departments reminded on earlier notifications ? Kohima, April 3 (MExN): The Personnel & Administrative Reforms (P&AR) Department Nagaland has informed that all the officiating-promotions undertaken by the departments without clearance of the P&AR Department would be “deemed to be illegal and the concerned officer will […]

NDPP 9th Kohima Town A/C campaigns for LS polls

NDPP 9th Kohima Town A/C campaigns for LS polls

Dr. Kire addressing election campaign at New Ministers’ Hill Panchayat Hall, Kohima on April 3. (Morung Photo) Our Correspondent Kohima | April 3 The Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) of 9th Kohima Town Assembly Constituency today conducted its last leg of election campaign for NDPP candidate Tokheho Yepthomi for Lok Sabha polls at New Ministers’ […]

Barcelona reliance on Lionel Messi underlined in escape act at Villarreal

Barcelona reliance on Lionel Messi underlined in escape act at Villarreal

Barcelona players celebrate their fourth goal. (Reuters Photo) VILA-REAL, April 3 (Reuters): Barcelona’s thrilling 4-4 draw with Villarreal on Tuesday has been hailed as the game of the season in Spain but yet again it showed the La Liga leaders’ vulnerability whenever they try to give Lionel Messi a breather. With a top-of-the-table showdown against […]

Women U-23: Nagaland trash Mizoram

Dimapur, March 30 (MExN): Nagaland team continued their scintillating runs at last match of the Round IX – Plate Group Women’s Cricket Under-23 one-day league by defeating Mizoram by 9 wickets. Electing to bat after winning the toss, a tight bowling from Nagaland ensured that their opponent were bowled out for mere 80 runs in […]

KDCC & NPF Kohima hold coordination meeting

KDCC & NPF Kohima hold coordination meeting

KDCC and NPF Kohima Division leaders during the coordination meeting held at Congress Bhavan Kohima on April 2. (Photo courtesy: KDCC) Kohima, April 3 (MExN): In line with the decision of the Naga People’s Front (NPF) deciding to extend issue based support to the Congress Party in Nagaland for the ensuing Lok Sabha elections, a […]

Vote for the future of the Naga people: Shürhozelie

Vote for the future of the Naga people: Shürhozelie

Naga People’s Front (NPF) President Dr. Shürhozelie Liezietsu. (File Photo) Kohima, April 3 (MExN): The Naga People’s Front (NPF) President Dr. Shürhozelie Liezietsu on Wednesday made a clarion call to the Naga people to vote for the future of the Naga people maintaining that we should not regret for voting against the wishes of our […]

Nagaland: News in brief

Nagaland: News in brief

Sivasagar: Prohibitory order on movement of overloaded trucks DIMAPUR, APRIL 3 (MExN): District Magistrate, Sivasagar has promulgated prohibitory orders on movement of overloaded trucks within the district of Sivasagar, Assam between 8 pm to 6 am with immediate effect. Informing this, a DIPR report quoting the District Magistrate Sivasagar stated that heavily loaded vehicles carrying […]

10th All Nagaland Open Quiz Competition held

10th All Nagaland Open Quiz Competition held

The 10th All Nagaland Open Quiz Competition was held at Japfü Christian College, Kigwema on March 28. (Photo Courtesy: ANOQC) Kohima, April 3 (MExN): The 10th All Nagaland Open Quiz Competition (ANOQC) was held at Japfü Christian College, Kigwema on March 28. The competition is orgonized by the staff of the college annually to facilitate […]

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