• Chef Aketoli showcasing Naga food
    Chef Aketoli Zhimomi hard at work at Café Thulp in Bangalore where she is showcasing Naga food, in collaboration with The India Trail, from March 1-7, 2014 Winner of Naga Chef in Café Thulp, Bang
  • Uneasy calm on Dimapur-Karbi-Anglong border
    DMAPUR, MARCH 1 (MExN): Eight persons were arrested by the Dimapur police today along the disputed Dimapur-Karbi Anglong border. Reported to be encroachers, all the arrested were released after signing ‘g
  • Racial attacks continues in Delhi
    NE women molested by four men; student protestors attacked by Delhi police: NEFISNew Delhi, March 1 (MExN): As the dust on Nido Tania’s death continues to raise a storm, more allegations of racial attacks
  • NFHRCC on allegations of favouritism
    Dimapur, MARCH 1 (MExN): The Nagaland Foothill Road Coordination Committee (NFHRCC) has termed the allegation levelled against it by the Kyong Lower Range Students Union (KLRSU) as unfounded. Reacting to the KL
  • Enrolment High, Performance Low
    ASER’s story of government schools in NagalandMorung Express NewsDimapur | March 1Enrolment of elementary school children in rural Nagaland continues to be very high with 98.8% of all children in the age
  • Kohima Lotha Hoho not to allow MOGPL in Wokha district
    KOHIMA, MARCH 1 (MExN): The Kohima Lotha Hoho has decided not to allow the Metropolitan Oil and Gas Pvt. Ltd. (MOGPL) to operate in Wokha District as it “utterly falls short of credibility.” Also re
  • President nod to Telangana bill, PR in Andhra
    NEW DELHI, March 1 (PTI): The bill to carve out Telangana on Saturday received the assent of President Pranab Mukherjee who also signed the proclamation to impose central rule in Andhra Pradesh. The Andhra Prad
  • Reflections
    Stop yelling, Our Lord can hear you just fine.
  • Cabinet decides to impose PR in Andhra
    New Delhi, February 28 (IANS): The union cabinet Friday decided to impose President’s rule in Andhra Pradesh, which is set to be divided to create a separate Telangana state. The cabinet, which met at Pri
  • Strike disrupts rail services in NE
    Agartala/Guwahati, February 28 (IANS): A 100-hour strike called by the indigenous people in southern Assam disrupted railway services in parts of the northeastern region for the third day Friday. A meter gauge
  • Blockade on Nagaland lifted temporarily
    Morung Express NewsDimapur | February 28The economic blockade imposed against Nagaland state on National Highways 29 and 36 has been lifted temporarily. Movement of vehicles resumed after the blockade was calle
  • The economics of pork in Nagaland
    Abokali JimomiDimapur | February 28Pork is a primary food item in the State of Nagaland. A majority of Nagaland’s over 20 lakh people take pork as part of a traditional diet; the demand is unlikely to dec
  • Afghan Girl
    In this picture taken with a long time exposure people walk in front of the photo ‘Afghan Girl’ (Pakistan, 1984) during the exhibition ‘Steve McCurry Retrospective’ of US photographer St
  • “Our story is a painful story”
    Naga writer and social activist, Kaka D Iralu speaking at the event. Interactive Discussion on International Humanitarian Laws & AFSPA heldMorung Express NewsKohima | February 28“Our story is a p
  • USIEF announces fellowship prospect
    KOLKATA, FEBRUARY 28 (MExN): The United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF) has announced the opening of its annual competition for Fulbright-Nehru and other Fulbright fellowships.  A press note fr
  • Petrol, diesel prices hiked
    Petrol price increased by 60 paise; Diesel by 50 paise per litreNEW DELHI, February 28 (PTI): Petrol price was hiked by 60 paise a litre on Friday, the second increase this year, and diesel by 50 paise per litr
  • Reflections
    Light, atlast. Now I can recharge my phone, now I can recharge my phone!
  • ‘Corruption practised with impunity in India’
    Washington, February 28 (IANS): Corruption is present at all levels of the government in India and officials frequently engaged in corrupt practices with impunity, says a US report, providing fresh fodder to th
  • Three elephants killed as train runs into herd
    Jorhat, February 27 (PTI): Three elephants were killed when they were hit by a local passenger train in upper Assam’s Jorhat district on Thursday. The elephants were killed when the Guwahati-Tinsukia Inte
  • Falling tree snaps power line
    DIMAPUR, FEBRRUARY 27 (MExN): A tree falling on a power line plunged a portion of Dimapur into darkness on Thursday evening. Several localities, being fed from Metha sub-station, were affected as a result. Acco