In Kohima, Longing for Kohima: A reading of Easterine Kire’s Respectable Woman

Lhütü Keyho PhD Scholar, North Eastern Hill University Even in KyÕto—hearing the cuckoo’s cry—I long for KyÕto When Matsuo Basho (1644-1698), the famed Japanese poet and diarist, composed this haiku, he was probably musing about memory and nostalgia— on pain and suffering caused by attachment. Kire’s latest novel, Respectable Woman, a chronicle of the endless […]

LOVE AND MARTYRDOM-THE GREATEST SACRIFICE IN LIFE

Kaka D. Iralu Martyrdom is often projected as the greatest sacrifice that a person can do for another person. It is an act where a person sacrifices his own life so that others might live. Jesus too extols this noblest of virtues by saying:”Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his […]

Sabbath and Ten Commandments

Dr. Sashipokim Jamir OTS, Dimapur Introduction: Tom Peters writes, “If you’re not confused, you’re not paying attention” (Peters, 1987).1 In recent times, Nagas have been going through some sort of confusion or perhaps, should I say paying attention over the issue of observing Sabbath (or Sunday) in our context. This confusion actually is not bad […]

CCRCYFK conducts 6th Annual Sports Meet

CCRCYFK conducts 6th Annual Sports Meet

Members of Chakhesang Christian Revival Churches Youth Fellowship Kohima during their 6th Annual Sports Meet in Kigwema on March 21. (Photo Courtesy: CCRCYFK) Kohima, March 23 (MExN): The Chakhesang Christian Revival Churches Youth Fellowship Kohima (CCRCYFK) held its 6th Annual Sports Meet on March 21at Kigwema Village Ground under the theme, “Unity Through Sports.” Around […]

Christ King Hr Sec School holds annual sports

Christ King Hr Sec School holds annual sports

Students of Christ King Hr. Sec. School participating in parade during the inaugural day of its annual sports meet held from March 20-22. (Inset) Akumla Chuba, NCS, Director, Youth Resources and Sports, the special guest addressing at the inaugural function. (Photo Courtesy: CKHSS) Kohima, March 23 (MExN): The Christ King Hr. Sec. School (CKHSS) Kohima […]

Unified Juniors win 1st Peli Sekrenyi penalty shoot-out

Unified Juniors win 1st Peli Sekrenyi penalty shoot-out

The champion Unified Juniors and runner-up team Peli No 15(C) with organizers. Our Correspondent Kohima | March 23 Unified Juniors team emerged the champion of the 1st Peli Sekrenyi penalty shoot-out held here today at TM School Ground under the aegis of Peli No. 15, L. Khel, Kohima Village. With this win, Unified Juniors pocketed […]

Girls’ sports competition cum workshop under BBBP

Girls’ sports competition cum workshop under BBBP

Participants of girls’ sports competition cum workshop under Beti Bachao Beti Padhao held at Pfutsero on March 23. Pfutsero, March 23 (MExN): A one day girls’ sports competition cum workshop under Beti Bachao Beti Padhao of Pfutsero Sub Division was conducted on March 23 at Pfutsero Sports Complex. Zeneikhonuo Vimero, ADC Pfutsero in her keynote […]

Sri Lanka’s Malinga ready to put country before IPL cash

Sri Lanka’s Malinga ready to put country before IPL cash

MUMBAI, March 23  (Reuters):  Sri Lanka’s limited-overs skipper Lasith Malinga says he is ready to sacrifice his earnings from the lucrative Indian Premier League (IPL) in order to win a place in the country’s World Cup squad. Selectors have made it mandatory for Sri Lanka players to participate in a 50-overs tournament at home if […]

PSG’s Neymar charged for ‘insulting’ referee in Man United defeat

PSG’s Neymar charged for ‘insulting’ referee in Man United defeat

Paris St Germain’s Neymar REUTERS/Charles Platiau Reuters Paris St Germain forward Neymar has been charged for “insulting and/or molesting” the referee following his post-game rant after the French side were knocked out of the Champions League last 16 by Manchester United, UEFA said on Friday. Neymar, who was sidelined by injury, was investigated for lashing […]

IPL opening ceremony funds donated to armed forces

Chennai, March 23 (IANS): In the wake of the Pulwama terror attacks and keeping in mind the sentiments of the people, the Supreme Court appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA), administering the BCCI, has decided to cancel the opening ceremony of the Indian Premier League (IPL) and donate the money budgeted for it to the armed […]

Messi injured on return as Argentina lose 3-1 to Venezuela

Messi injured on return as Argentina lose 3-1 to Venezuela

Argentina’s Lionel Messi in action with Venezuela’s Juanpi REUTERS/Juan Medina MADRID, March 23 (Reuters):  Lionel Messi returned to Argentina duty for the first time since the World Cup on Friday but it was a disappointing outing for the forward as they lost 3-1 to Venezuela and he was ruled out of their next match with […]

Mourinho targets June return to club management

Reuters Former Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is targeting a return to club management during the close season in June and has an idea about the type of club he wants to take charge of, the Portuguese has said. Mourinho has been out of a job since he was sacked by United in December following […]

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