‘Ex Egyptian premier’s whereabouts unknown’

‘Ex Egyptian premier’s whereabouts unknown’

Egypt’s former prime minister Ahmed Shafik poses for a photo near the entrance of his residence in Abu Dhabi February 6, 2013. (REUTERS File Photo)     CAIRO, DECEMBER 3 (REUTERS): The family of former Egyptian prime minister Ahmed Shafik said on Sunday it had not heard from him since he was deported from the […]

Gum disease bacteria linked to esophageal cancer

New York, December 3 (IANS): There is now one more reason to brush your teeth regularly. Researchers have found that some bacteria that lead to gum disease may also increase the risk of esophageal cancer that affects the tube running from the throat to the stomach.   This study, published in the journal Cancer Research, […]

Acharya hopeful of early settlement

Our Correspondent Kisama | December 1 Nagaland Governor PB Acharya today expressed hope of an early settlement of Naga political issue. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, he said, has a strong political will to solve the problem and bring permanent peace to Nagas.   “Let us all join hands to make our Nagaland a great and […]

NSLSA opens legal stall at Hornbill Festival

Michael Zothankhuma and others during the inauguration of legal stall at Kisama on December 1. (Morung Photo)   Our Correspondent Kohima | December 1 The Nagaland State Legal Services Authority (NSLSA) has opened a legal stall to extend free legal aid to the public at the ongoing Hornbill Festival.   Located near Bamboo Hall in […]

ANCSU seeks President Kovind’s intervention in scholarship issue

Kohima, December 1 (MExN): The All Nagaland College Students’ Union (ANCSU) has written to the President of India seeking his intervention for release of the second and final installment of the Centrally Sponsored Scheme (CSS) – Post Matric Scholarship (PMS) for ST students of Nagaland for the year 2016-2017.   The letter appended by ANCSU […]

MTLT seeks clarification on Power Dept’s list of defaulters; says Mkg citizens pay bill every month

Mokokchung, December 1 (MExN): The Mokokhcung Town Lanur Telongjem (MTLT) today said it was shocked to read about the colonies and villages defaulting in power bill payment till October 17, which appeared as advertised in local dailies.   A press note from the MTLT acknowledged the difficulties that the Department of Power might be undergoing […]

TUCT resolves to implement Clean Election

Chümoukedima, December 1 (MExN): The Tribal Union Chumukedima Town (TUCT) has adopted a resolution to restrain its citizens from asking and accepting cash money from candidates during the forthcoming general election and accordingly implement Clean Election initiated by the Nagaland Baptist Church Council (NBCC).   In its executive meeting held on November 19 at Chakhroma […]

Peace & Conflict Transformation training

Peace & Conflict Transformation training

The resource person Barbara Radley with participants of the training held on November 28.   Dimapur, December 1 (MExN): Peace Channel organized training for Youth Leaders on Peace and Conflict Transformation at Peace Channel’s conference hall, Dimapur on November 28 with Barbara Radley, Educator from United Kingdom as the resource person.   Addressing the staffs […]

News in brief

Administrative HQs upgraded Kohima, December 1 (MExN): The Cabinet has approved up-gradation of several administrative headquarters in Nagaland, while the proposal for creation of a separate district of Noklak has been deferred. According to a circular signed by Cabinet Secretary Pankaj Kumar and Chief Minister TR Zeliang, three SDO (Civil) headquarters have been approved to […]

St Paul Institute undertake study tour

Kohima, december 30 (MExN): The teacher trainees of St Paul Institute of Education, Phesama went for a study tour to Delhi, Agra and Amritsar. The trainees who were accompanied by the principal and staff began with the Delhi trip covering the places like Lotus temple, Kutub Minar, Humayun Tomb, Red Fort, Akshardam Temple, Science Museum […]

Pfutsero Government College alumni meet held

Pfutsero, December 1 (MExN): The Alumni Association of Pfutsero Government College held its annual meeting on November 29. Dr. Zavise Rume, Associate Professor, SCERT, Nagaland and President, Nagaland Education Association was the guest speaker.   In his address, Dr. Zavise called upon the alumni to contribute and promote the resources they have gained from the […]