A story of passion, grit and determination

A story of passion, grit and determination

Mongsen Longkumer with officials of the Indian Association of Kickboxing Organizations at the recently held IAKO National Kickboxing Championship 2018.   Limalenden Longkumer Mokokchung | September 20 A near-fatal accident in the prime of his career and with age catching up on him, most athletes would have compromised on their passion for competitive martial arts, […]

TRUE LIFELINE OF THE CITY: Glimpses of Weekly Market Day at the Dimapur Super Market

TRUE LIFELINE OF THE CITY: Glimpses of Weekly Market Day  at the Dimapur Super Market

Most consumer throng the market not just for the fresh products but the assorted delicacies sold in the market. From dry fish to local fish, from crustacean to avian meats, from beehives (domestic and wild) to silkworms, all sorts of eclectic gastronomical delights are offered ‘on a platter.’ (Morung Photo)   Morung Express Feature Dimapur […]

The Morung Express’ Aheli Moitra conferred Laadli Media Award for Gender Sensitivity

The Morung Express’ Aheli Moitra conferred Laadli Media Award for Gender Sensitivity

Morung Express News Dimapur | September 14   Senior journalist and Special Reporter with The Morung Express, Aheli Moitra, was honoured for her outstanding effort in highlighting gender concerns during the 9th edition of Population First – Laadli Media and Advertising awards 2017 (Regional Awards) at United Services Institute of India, New Delhi on Friday. […]

The Naga male as storyteller

The Naga male as storyteller

Who owns the domain of storytelling? Is it a male activity or a largely female activity? When a research scholar working on the theme of women affected by the AFSPA, tried to interview women in the villages, the scholar was told by the women, ‘You should ask the menfolk. We are women, we do not […]

Nagaland Monsoon Disaster Fallout: Hiring a truck from Dimapur to Kiphire now costs Rs 80,000

Nagaland Monsoon Disaster Fallout: Hiring a truck from Dimapur to Kiphire now costs Rs 80,000

Debris from a landslide blocking off the road at Reguri under Meluri Sub Division.   Our Correspondent Kohima/Kiphire | September 10   Kiphire Deputy Commissioner, Mohammad Ali Shihab has informed that the hiring cost of trucks carrying essential commodities from Dimapur to Kiphire has shot up to Rs. 80,000.   Making a presentation during the […]

NAGALAND: BEYOND THE HEADLINES

NAGALAND: BEYOND THE HEADLINES

Mesetsonyi Kapfo   Meet Octogenarian Litter Free Activist Mesetsonyi Kapfo   Chizokho Vero Pfutsero | September 9   In a rare initiative, an elderly man, Mesetsonyi Kapfo regularly goes out in the morning and picks up waste papers and plastics and takes them home to burn it.   Belonging to Lekromi village and residing at […]

The virtue of Stubbornness

This may not work at first because we have never looked at stubbornness as a virtue. So that idea will always encounter resistance. It is politically incorrect to be stubborn. The word stubbornness has been used in various cultures in a negative way to describe an undesirable trait in a person. In childhood, to be […]

140 Dengue positive cases in Dimapur

140 Dengue positive cases in Dimapur

Morung Express News Dimapur | September 6   As of September 1, 2018, Dimapur has reported a total of 835 dengue cases out of which 140 has been tested positive, said Dr. Imtiwabang Aier, District Vector Borne Officer, Dimapur.   He said that unlike last year when dengue cases started reporting in from August, the […]

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