• ‘Fostering unity and oneness’
    Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn of Thailand receiving a gift from the Chief Minister of Nagaland, Neiphiu Rio at the Sekrenyi festival held in Naga Heritage Village, Kisama on February 25. (Morung Photo) Sekren
  • Blockade on Nagaland begins
    Volunteers of Karbi based organizations take part in the indefinite blockade against Nagaland state. The blockade, affecting NH 29 and 36, is against alleged land encroachment by Nagaland in KA, Assam. An
  • Imchen calls for equitable healthcare
    Nagaland Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Imkong L Imchen, with delegates at the launching of the NUHM in Kohima on Monday.   NUHM formally launched in NagalandOur CorrespondentKohima | Februar
  • NCP to support Rio for LS polls
    KOHIMA, February 24 (NEPS): The Nagaland Unit of NCP and its legislature party members have, today, unanimously resolved to support the candidature of Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio as the DAN consensus candidate f
  • LPG distributors suspend agitation
    DIMAPUR, FEBRUARY 24 (MExN): The All India LPG Distributors Federation has come to terms with the Union Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas till March 31, regarding demands made by the former. Nagaland LPG Di
  • 144 CrPC promulgated in Dmp-KA border area
    DIMAPUR, FEBRUARY 24 (MExN): Dimapur District Magistrate, N Hushili Sema has promulgated 144 CrPC, in view of the “situation in and around Dimapur and Karbi Anglong District, between Indisen and Rilan vil
  • Reflections
    We are open to criticism from you, but....
  • People in power aren’t that lonely
    New York, February 24 (IANS): It’s widely perceived that people in the position of power are often lonely. But that can’t be completely true, claims new study. On the contrary, powerful people feel
  • Thai Princess arrives today
    KOHIMA, FEBRUARY 24 (MExN):  “Nagaland is the only other state that the Princess of Thailand has chosen to come,” said Chief Secretary Banuo. Z Jamir at a conference held at the Chief Secretary
  • Nagaland State’s Power Conundrum
    Morung Express NewsDimapur | February 24People crave easy fixes: the one simple change that will erase a problem in a stroke. However, a solution requires numerous small steps, no slipups, no goof ups and every
  • Niyamraja Festival
    A girl from the Dongria tribe holds her traditional weapon and dances on the last day of their two day long Niyamraja Festival atop of the Niyamgiri hills near Lanjigarh in Kalahandi district, Orissa state. Eve
  • ‘BJP and allies could bag 236 seats’
    Opinion poll suggests BJP will emerge as single largest partyNEW DELHI, February 23 (Reuters): Opposition leader Narendra Modi has widened his lead as candidate to become India’s prime minister and his Hi
  • India now has 814 million voters
    New Delhi, February 23 (IANS): India’s electoral size has grown 34.45 percent from 1998 to reach a whopping 814.5 million now, an official statement said Sunday. The country had 605.8 million voters in 19
  • Assamese woman gang-raped in Delhi
    New Delhi, February 23 (IANS): A 21-year-old Assamese woman was raped here by two men who have been arrested, police said Sunday. One of the men was known to the woman who recently came to Delhi. Police said sh
  • Reflections
    I know this is hard but, if you want to keep our buildings, lands, red beaconed cars, money, tell the police I died last year!
  • On “unabated taxations, all factions stand sullied”
    DIMAPUR, FEBRUARY 23 (MExN): The Action Committee against Unabated Taxation Nagaland has stated that “as far as unabated taxations are concerned, all factions stand sullied.” ACAUT Nagaland, in a pr
  • Help Nagas in Myanmar: BJP
    DIMAPUR, FEBRUARY 23 (MExN): The Nagaland state unit of the BJP today stressed on the urgent need to improve development and infrastructure in the border between Nagaland and Myanmar, for peace and stability in
  • 48 hr Assam bandh from today
    DIMAPUR, FEBRUARY 23 (MExN): The Adivasi National Convention Committee (ANCC) and the All Adivasi Students’ Asso¬ciation of Assam (AASAA) have called for a 48 hour Assam bandh from 5:00 pm on Februar
  • Rural citizens lost in translation: Functional Illiteracy in Nagaland
    A woman is seen here in a village near Pungro, Kiphire, coming back from a hard day’s work at her field. As functional illiteracy in Nagaland remains high, people are unable to draw from the wealth of inf
  • ‘China should shed expansionist mindset’
    India’s main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi addresses a gathering at a public rally in Pasighat on February 22. (AP Photo) PASIGHAT, February 22 (PT