Seizure of liquor, drugs continues ahead of election

Dimapur/Wokha, February 16 (MExN): In the run up to the Nagaland assembly election scheduled for February 27, Excise personnel have intensified raids and checks leading to seizure of liquor and drugs in different districts.   The Wokha Excise Election Expenditure Monitoring (EEM) duty party conducted raids in several pockets of the district from February 1 […]

News in brief

First level checking in Peren DIMAPUR, FEBRUARY 16 (MExN): The first level checking (FLC) was conducted with all the political party representatives from Peren district on February 16 while the second randomization and preparation of machines will be held on February 17. ADC/RO Peren, Chubawati has informed all the political party representatives to attend the […]

We talk of change let us be the change!

Adilen Kipzz Look around everywhere today. Trumpets welcoming the election are blowing off. For us, the Nagas, election is not on the 3rd of March 2018. It is a month long process. Dictionary doesn’t defy us though; we will keep on.   Let me firstly throw off a query here. What is election and why […]

Craig’s own ‘007’ Aston Martin to be auctioned

Craig’s own ‘007’ Aston Martin to be auctioned

Actor Daniel Craig, who has played secret agent James Bond in four films, will sell his personal Aston Martin numbered 007, at a Christie’s auction in April. “The bespoke, midnight-blue 2014 Centenary Edition Vanquish – numbered 007 – will be offered on 20 April in New York. Sale proceeds will benefit The Opportunity Network, which […]

Sharapova, Keys pull out of Dubai

Sharapova, Keys pull out of Dubai

Maria Sharapova of Russia reacts during her match against Angelique Kerber of Germany. (REUTERS)   Reuters Former world number one Maria Sharapova and U.S. Open finalist Madison Keys have pulled out of next week’s Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships, the tournament organisers said on Thursday.   Five-times grand slam winner Sharapova, who had a accepted […]

Lillard outguns Durant as Blazers sink Warriors

Lillard outguns Durant as Blazers sink Warriors

Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard, right, drives past Golden State Warriors forward Andre Iguodala during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (AP Photo)   Los Angeles, February 15 (AFP): Damian Lillard scored 44 points as the Portland Trail Blazers ended a seven-game losing streak and […]

Kezhaseluo-o is ASA Wrestling champion 2018

Kezhaseluo-o is ASA Wrestling champion 2018

Angami wrestling champion Kezhaseluo-o Pienyü along with other winners and ASA officials.   Our Correspondent Kohima | February 15 Kezhaseluo-o Pienyü of Kohima village today emerged with the champion’s title of the 46th Angami Sports Association (ASA) Wrestling Meet 2018 held at Kohima Local Ground today.   Standing at 6’3 feet and weighing 115 kgs, […]

Mughaho confirmed Nat’l Chess Instructor

Mughaho confirmed Nat’l Chess Instructor

Morung Express News Dimapur | February 15 Noted State Chess player, Mughaho Awomi has been duly conferred as National Instructor, a Diploma equivalent to National Institute of Sports by All India Chess Federation (AICF) and World Chess Federation (FIDE). Mughaho has represented India at international level on various occasions. Some of his achievements include: Champion […]

‘Tomb Raider’ to release in India before US

“Tomb Raider”, based on a popular reboot of a video game with the same name, will release in India a week before it opens in the US. The Warner Bros. Pictures project, featuring Alicia Vikander as Lara Croft, will release in India on March 9, read a statement.   In the film, audiences will see […]

Heavy metal band Metallica wins 2018 Polar Music Prize

Heavy metal band Metallica wins 2018 Polar Music Prize

American heavy metal band Metallica was awarded Sweden’s Polar Music Prize on Wednesday, drawing a delighted response from the group which has sold more than 100 million records worldwide. Founded in 1989 by Stig Anderson, publisher and manager of the Swedish band ABBA, the Polar Music Prize has become a coveted accolade in both classical […]

Alobo Naga releases new music video ‘Poisa’

Alobo Naga releases new music video ‘Poisa’

  YouTube screenshots of the newly released music video ‘Poisa’, which is a part of Alobo Naga’s album ‘Kini’ featuring Big Deal from Bangalore and BK (Borkung Hrangkhawl) from Delhi. Alobo shares that sung in Hindi and Nagamese dialect, the sole purpose of ‘Poisa’ is to create an awareness of how money is playing a […]

Luira Phanit Fashion Show

Luira Phanit Fashion Show

Seen are the images of fashion show during the Luira festival of the Tangkhul Nagas organized by Dimapur Tangkhul Hoho at Diphupar on February 15. Luira Phanit, the New Year & Seed Sowing Festival is the most prominent traditional festival of the Tangkhul Naga. (Photo by Soreishim Mahong)