TODAY in HISTORY: June 5

Following are some of the major events to have occurred on June 5 Reuters 1916 – Lord Horatio Herbert Kitchener of Khartoum, Irish soldier, statesman and conqueror of Sudan, was lost at sea when his ship struck a mine off the Orkneys. 1945 – The Allied Control Commission took control of Germany, dividing it into […]

Nokia confirms 42 5G deals with operators globally

New Delhi, June 4 (IANS): Finnish telecommunications equipment maker Nokia on Tuesday confirmed that it had inked 42 commercial 5G deals with operators around the world, including T-Mobile and Telia Company. Since the announcement of the 30th commercial 5G contract at the end of March, the company has seen one major contract win each week. While […]

World Environment Day: CM urges Nagaland to contribute its share

KOHIMA, JUNE 4 (MExN): On the eve of World Environment Day, Nagaland State Chief Minister, Neiphiu Rio called upon all people to come together and reverse the trend of environmental damage in order to keep Nagaland clean and green and “contribute our share to the global effort for environmental protection.” In a statement issued by […]

Nagaland: Naga Women Hoho holds dialogue and discussion

Nagaland: Naga Women Hoho holds dialogue and discussion

Naga Women Hoho Dimapur organized a day of dialogue and discussion on the theme ‘Standing together for our women’ on June 4 at Naga council Dimapur Hall. The participants were divided into four groups for deliberation on issues concerning women. The four groups worked on women in decision making, domestic workers, women working in booze […]

Preserving our environment on a daily basis

Rev. Fr. GL KhingKohima Lots of measures have been taken by the Government and NGOs to safeguard our environment. All the same human existence has become a threat to the environment. We threaten our very existence by our careless living. The more we pollute the environment, the more we negate our life. We appreciate a […]

Save our Mother Earth

Olivi Forestry Graduates Association of Nagaland Our earth is the most beautiful planet in our solar system. It is the only planet on which life exists with incredible biodiversity. It has bestowed human beings with incredible and beautiful nature in the form of mountains, rivers, forests and various natural resources that helped human beings to […]

Portuguese police halt human trafficking network, 20 women freed

LISBON, June 4 (Reuters): A human trafficking network, which forced vulnerable women into sex work across Europe, has been dismantled by Portuguese authorities following a six-month investigation backed by Europol, police said on Tuesday. The operation, codenamed El Pibe, led to the arrest of eight foreign nationals suspected of trafficking women for sexual exploitation, money […]

Earth, A Patient

Prof Mithilesh Kumar SinhaDepartment of EconomicsNagaland University, Lumami Yesterday night, I heard a sound of someone’s moaning. I asked who is moaning. Then sound came “O son! I am the Earth”. Wailing mother earth started narrating, “Now I am patient. My condition is serious. Symptoms are multiple. My breath is noxious. I have a fever, […]

ANCSU hunger strike: Various organisations condemn high handedness on protesting students

ANCSU hunger strike: Various organisations condemn high handedness on protesting students

Police use water cannons on protestors during the ANCSU hunger strike in Kohima on June 4. (Morung Photo) Dimapur, June 4 (MExN): The All Sumi Students’ Union (SKK), Tenyimi Students’ Union Dimapur (TSUD) and Nagaland law student Federation (NLSF), Eastern Nagaland College Students’ Union (ENCSU), Niuland Area Students’ Union (NASU) and Nagaland public Rights Awareness […]

PMEGP beneficiaries from Phek demand enhancement of sanctions

DIMAPUR, JUNE 4 (MExN): Beneficiaries of the Prime Minister Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) from Phek district today issued a stating revealing that they have been treated unfairly in terms of sanctions allotted to them under the scheme. Describing their journey with the scheme since 2018, a statement from Sekuho Tetseo on behalf of the beneficiaries, […]

Shah holds detailed meetings on J&K, northeast

Shah holds detailed meetings on J&K, northeast

BJP President Amit Shah addresses students of Vivekananda Institution in Puttur . PTI File Photo New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday held a series of detailed meetings on issues in Jammu and Kashmir and the northeast region. Shah focussed on security and development initiatives in Jammu and Kashmri ahead […]

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