Fear and Truth Dilemmas

Dr. Asangba Tzudir “The enemy is fear. We think it is hate; but, it is fear.” These words by Mahatma Gandhi holds much relevance in the context of our society today. Fear seems to be our worst enemy in the face of truth. Such fear has unknowingly produced violent effects resulting in unwanted incidence of […]

TODAY in HISTORY: May 22

Following are some of the major events to have occurred on May 22 Reuters 1939 – The “Pact of Steel” was signed between Hitler and Mussolini, committing Germany and Italy to support each other in time of war. 1967 – A fire at the Brussels department store “L’Innovation” killed over 320 people. 1998 – Northern […]

Dimapur inter school U-16 cricket tourney

DIMAPUR, MAY 21 (MExN): Day two of the Dimapur district inter school U16 cricket tournament saw wins for Zakiesato HSS and G Mhiasiu School. Zakiesato HSS playing against MGM HSS won the toss and chose to bat first. They were bowled out for 150 runs in 24.2 overs. In the second innings, MGM were bowled […]

Symposium on development of wrestling on May 24

Kohima, May 21 (MExN): A one day symposium on ‘Development of Wrestling’ is all set to be held on May 24 under the aegis of the Naga Wrestling Association (NWA) at Hotel Japfü, 10:00am onwards. A press release informed that Abu Metha, Secretary of the Nagaland Olympic Association (NOA) will be the guest speaker. According […]

Case Premier League penalty shootout on June 8

DIMAPUR, MAY 21 (MExN): The management of the Case Premier League (CPL) will be organizing its first penalty shootout tournament on June 8 at the Govt Higher Secondary School (GHSS) Nagajan, Dimapur. A press release from the organizers informed that the winners will receive a cash prize of Rs 1,00,000. The shootout is open to […]

Culture of Free Thinking and Positive Behaviour

Culture of Free Thinking and Positive Behaviour

The Thinker. (Representative image: pixabay.com) Dr. Walunir ‘Free Thinking’ simply put is the act of processing thoughts in the mind, independent of conjecture, prejudice, doctrine and popular belief. It is an integral part of cognitive process and learning experience of human beings. This process sources new ideas, innovations, inventions, discoveries, solutions and sustainable alternatives to […]

NAGAFY: Photography centered creative project launched

NAGAFY: Photography centered creative project launched

Project Nagafy, a non-profit initiative of three Naga Urban Youth – Abeto Shohe (Photographer), Kaheli Chophy (Model and Entrepreneur) and Betoka Swu (Photographer) has been launched on May 21 at Dimapur. Taking into consideration that globalization propelled by advances in communication and information technology has shaped a very distinct form of contemporary culture in Nagaland […]

Quiz #161

1.Which district in Nagaland recently banned single-use plastics with ‘immediate effect’? a) Phek b) Wokha c) Kohima d) Mokokchung 2. Which laboratory in Nagaland became the first state in North East to be upgraded to a level- 2 laboratory? a) Food laboratory b) Health laboratory c) Fishing laboratory d) Science laboratory 3. Lecanorchis taiwaniana, one […]

Sudan protest group makes strike call with talks deadlocked

Sudan protest group makes strike call with talks deadlocked

General Mohamed Hamdan Dagalo, head of the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) and deputy head of the Transitional Military Council (TMC) delivers an address after the Ramadan prayers and Iftar organized by Sultan of Darfur Ahmed Hussain in Khartoum, Sudan on May 18, 2019. (REUTERS Photo) KHARTOUM, May 21 (Reuters): Sudan’s main protest group called on […]

Meghalaya: Storms uproot trees, power lines in Garo Hills

Meghalaya: Storms uproot trees, power lines in Garo Hills

Newmai News Network Tura | May 21 Bad weather over the past few weeks in Garo Hills has become the norm rather than the exception. The region has seen extremely strong winds, followed by lashing rains which has been leading to extensive damage to trees, electric lines and property, besides a few reported injuries. Another […]

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