Tripura CM plans to turn capital into world class city

AGARTALA, JUNE 18 (PTI): Plans are on to elevate the status of Tripura capital to that of a world class city by providing it with modern amenities, Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb has said. The city now has integrated intelligent traffic signal system, wide roads, well maintained parks and better parking services, Deb said. “At […]

Livingstone Foundation International certified as ‘Global League Institute’

Livingstone Foundation International certified as ‘Global League Institute’

LFI Chairman, Dr. Andrew Ahoto and Director, Ani Yepthomi with Baroness Sandip Verma, Chair of UN Women National Committee, UK receiving the Global League Institutions (GLI) Certification 2019-20 at the Terrace Pavilion, House of Commons in London, UK on June 17. (Photo Courtesy: LFI) Dimapur, June 18 (MExN): In a rare privilege of international recognition, […]

New Ministers Hill Panchayat adopts several resolutions

• No sewage or garbage to be thrown in nullahs or rivers• Strictly prohibit loitering and indulging in antisocial activities• Domestic dogs to be chained or fenced at homes• Measures to control vehicular movement during school hour Kohima, June 18 (MExN): The New Ministers Hill Panchayat (NMHP) Ward-16, Kohima has resolved that “no sewage or […]

Job fair held in Zunheboto town

Job fair held in Zunheboto town

A section of students during the job fair organised at Zunheboto town hall on June 18. (DIPR Photo) Zunheboto, June 19 (MExN): One day job fair was organised at Zunheboto town hall by Emporium Skill Training Institute in collaboration with the Department of Labour and Employment, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Government of Nagaland on June […]

MY STORY OUR JOURNEY

MY STORY  OUR JOURNEY

Tungshang Ningreichon* One When they shot my brothersI wiped my tears and vowed revengeI took them down one by oneI was pleased I let the fire that stoked when they call me ‘brave’ burn within.It made me proud till I spent restless nights, remembering the names and faces.I moved places but the memories surfaced Some […]

GBs install new log drum in Tuensang

GBs install new log drum in Tuensang

Men folk pulling the log drum which was later installed at District Gaonburas Union, Tuensang Customary Court on June 19. (DIPR Photo) Tuensang, June 19 (MExN): District Gaonburas Union, Tuensang installed a new log drum named ‘Chongshen’ at its Customary Court with DC Tuensang, Muhammad Ali Shihab, IAS as the chief guest on June 19. […]

Preparedness activities to introduce Rotavirus Vaccine in Dimapur dist

Preparedness activities to introduce  Rotavirus Vaccine in Dimapur dist

Officials with participants and others during the district level training on rotavirus vaccine and routine immunization strengthening held at Circuit House, Dimapur on June 18 and 19. (Photo Courtesy: RCH/ UIP Dimapur) Dimapur, June 19 (MExN): As part of preparedness activities to introduce Rotavirus Vaccine (RVV) in Dimapur District, two days district level training on […]

THE SHAPERS OF HISTORY

THE SHAPERS OF HISTORY

A NEW SONG: Music has been integral to the Naga Reconciliation process. In this file photo taken in February 2010, young people are seen singing a song of healing and reconciliation during a public meeting with the Joint Working Group of the NPGs and FNR in Zunheboto. Daniel Buttry* Who is it that shapes history, […]

Delivering Quality Education: Pedagogy and Evaluation II

Dr. Asangba Tzudir Going further, on the aspect of pedagogy and evaluation, is the need to address the problem of imbalance between pedagogy (constructivist) approach and the evaluation method beyond checking of answer scripts. Questions are more important than the answers, and thus the questions that are set to evaluate the students should be able […]

TODAY in HISTORY: JUNE 19

Following are some of the major events to have occurred on June 19 Reuters 1937 – The Scottish dramatist and novelist J.M. Barrie, creator of Peter Pan, died. 1953 – Julius and Ethel Rosenberg were executed in the electric chair for spying for the Soviet Union; they were the first married couple to be executed […]