‘Linking Education to Employment’

‘Linking Education to Employment’

YouthNet and Japfü Christian College, Kigwema signs MoU   YouthNet and Japfü Christian College, Kigwema signed a Memorandum of Understanding on ‘Linking Education to Employment’. The aim of this MoU is to impart the college students’ training and real work experience while they are in their Final Year of college, a press note informed.   […]

Ricciardo pranged new Red Bull car on track debut

LONDON, February 20 (Reuters): Australian Daniel Ricciardo crashed Red Bull’s new Formula One car on its track debut, it emerged on Tuesday, but the team said the damage was minor and there would be no consequences for testing in Spain next week.   “No issues for Barcelona, we’ll be fine,” said a team spokesman.   […]

Vote For … The Right Candidate

Prof. G.T. Thong Elections are at our doorstep and all of us are geared up to vote. But have we actually thought of what kind of candidates we are going to vote for; those corrupt individuals who gave us a few thousand rupees and/or other gifts including vehicles (2 or 4 wheeler), OR those who […]

Development, Self-Interest & Countries Left Behind

Sarah Bermeo Inter Press Service   The world’s wealthiest countries today promote development abroad in a way that is relatively new. For centuries, some of these countries colonized the developing world. As former colonies gained independence they were caught in the international power struggle of the Cold War, often led by dictators who found it […]

VAW: mum’s the word

Aheli Moitra   When it comes to public policies on Violence Against Women in Nagaland, mum’s the word.   At a recent program titled ‘The Big Picture—Policy Matters’ held in Dimapur on February 17, representatives of political parties, all male, were asked about specific plans they may have to address the increasing cases of Violence […]


Tuisem A. Shishak – Now the serpent was more crafty than any of the wild animals the LORD God had made. He said to the woman, “Did God really say, ‘You must not eat from any tree in the garden?’” (Genesis 3:1).   The announcement of the 13th Nagaland Legislative Assembly election (2018) has already […]

Judiciary needs more women to ensure justice for women

IANS With crimes against women a feature in the developed as well as developing world, there is a pressing need for a more female presence in the bench and bar than just a token few faces to ensure proper consideration and justice to the victims, says a prominent British woman jurist.   “Courts hear matters […]

Cricket legend Imran Khan marries 3rd time

Cricket legend Imran Khan marries 3rd time

ISLAMABAD, February 19 (AP): Pakistan’s cricket legend turned politician Imran Khan has tied the knot for the third time by marrying a faith healer, his party announced on Monday.   The nuptials ended rumors that had been swirling for months about Khan considering a third marriage, after having been divorced twice.   Fawad Hussain, the […]

Russia emerges as central player in Western diplomacy

Robin Emmott and Andrea Shalal Reuters   European and U.S. officials divided over U.S. President Donald Trump’s foreign policy found common cause this weekend in decrying what they say is Russia’s covert campaign to undermine Western democracies.   But despite the transatlantic show of anger at Russia during the Munich Security Conference, Western officials and […]

Arsenal announce record shirt deal with Emirates

London, February 19 (AFP): Arsenal announced the club’s biggest-ever sponsorship deal on Monday, extending their shirt partnership with Dubai-based airline Emirates by five years.   The Gunners confirmed the branding of Emirates, which began its sponsorship agreement with the north London club in 2006, would continue to feature on the shirts and training kit of […]

Real stage comeback at Betis

Real stage comeback at Betis

Sergio Ramos heads in Real Madrid’s second goal. (Reuters Photo)   BARCELONA, February 19 (Reuters): Real Madrid mounted a stirring second-half comeback helped by Cristiano Ronaldo and Sergio Ramos to win 5-3 at Real Betis in a thrilling La Liga game on Sunday, demonstrating their awesome power in attack as well as their vulnerabilities.   […]