World’s most travelled musician visits Dimapur

World’s most travelled musician visits Dimapur

Dr. Benny Prasad enthralling the congregation with the world’s 1st, 20 strings bongo harp guitar designed by him. (DIPR Photo) Lolano P Khuvung Dimapur | March 13 One of the world’s best musicians who also became the fastest man in history to travel to every country in the shortest time, sharing his life testimony landed […]

Kohima dist philatelic exhibition underway

Kohima dist philatelic exhibition underway

Athikho Chalai launches ICC World CUP-2015 Souvenir Sheet- Exhibition during Kohima district philatelic exhibition on March 13. (Morung Photo) Our Correspondent Kohima | March 13 A two day long Kohima district philatelic exhibition billed as KOHIMAPEX-2015” under the aegis of India Post, Nagaland Division got underway here this morning at Little Flower Higher Secondary School, […]

SMS and mobile data services blockade leaves users fuming

SMS and mobile data services blockade leaves users fuming

Morung Express News Dimapur | March 13 The statewide blockade of SMS and mobile data services (internet) by the state government following the March 5 violence in Dimapur has inconvenienced the common citizen in many ways. To check further spreading of rumours and circulation of clips relating to the gory lynching incident, the state government […]

India’s H1N1 virus deadlier than ever

India’s H1N1 virus deadlier than ever

Washington, March 12 (IANS): Swine flu – influenza A (H1N1) pandemic 2009 virus – that has killed over 1,500 people and left more than 27,000 people infected in India has acquired mutations that make it more dangerous than previously circulating strains of H1N1 influenza, a team of Indian-origin scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology […]

Working towards better livelihoods

Working towards better livelihoods

Farmers in Enhulumi village reap benefits from plum cultivation Our Correspondent Phek | March 9     Enhulumi village in Phek district of Nagaland, located by the roadside of NH-29, is known for its specialization in terrace rice cultivation. In order to sustain themselves, farming households also practice Jhum or slash and burn agriculture, in […]

Safety of women, children, tackling insurgency main thrust: M’laya DGP

Shillong, February 26 (PTI): Newly appointed Meghalaya Director General of Police (DGP) Rajiv Mehta on Thursday said safety of women and children, besides wiping off insurgency problems from the state are his priorities. Replacing PJP Hanaman who retired on December 31 last year, Mehta took charge from acting DG SK Jain at the Police Headquarters […]

Two held, maps seized from their possession

Itanagar, February 26 (PTI): Security personnel have apprehended two persons from Naharlagun railway station after they allegedly entered the state without the mandatory inner permit and some maps were seized from them. Two men travelling by the Naharlagun-Guwahati Inter-City Express were apprehended yesterday for entering the state without obtaining the mandatory inner line permits and […]

Standing Guard as a Watchman

Thought-Provoking Question:Could someone be a preacher and a civil leader, both at the same time? What does God say? Read Ezekiel 33:1-9The last four kings of Judah served under enemies’ rule.  They were opportunists.  Just to stay in power, they would switch their loyalty from one foreign ruler to another. That is, they jumped to […]

Need Duty-Conscious Nagas

The tragic accident at Wokha town on Tuesday in which eight persons including two minors were killed that followed an explosion in a gun-ammunition shop and the subsequent inferno could have been avoided had proper safety regulations had been followed by those who run such units and also the concerned authorities who are supposed to […]

India aims $137 bn railway investment in 5 yrs

People travel at the doorway of a crowded local train on the outskirts of Kolkata, India, Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015. Indian Railway minister Suresh Prabhu will unveil the Rail Budget 2015 on Thursday for one of the world’s largest railways systems that serves more than 23 million passengers a day. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)   NEW […]

Major terror attack against India could trigger Nuclear war: experts

Washington, February 26 (PTI): Pakistan may use nuclear weapons against India if the latter goes for a large scale military assault against it in retaliation for a major terror attack emanating from across the border, two top American experts have warned US lawmakers. Given the presence of a strong government in New Delhi and the […]

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