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One person goes missing every 4th day in Nagaland

One person goes missing  every 4th day in Nagaland

•    83% missing persons in Nagaland are below the age of 18 •    13% have been reportedly trafficked while 35% remain untraced   Morung Express News Dimapur | April 24   Human trafficking, especially child trafficking, is definitely taking place…

What is Mathematics?

What is Mathematics?

C Vinoth Kumar Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, St. Joseph’s College, Jakhma.   Mathematics as an expression of human mind reflects the active will, the contemplative and the desire for aesthetic perfection. Its basic elements are logic and intuition, analysis…

Elhio Lotha, Lighting up homes

Elhio Lotha, Lighting up homes

Vishü Rita Krocha Kohima | April 24   Somebody once said that, “solving electrical problems can be like playing detective” requiring a lot of logical thinking to figure out loose ends. This is perhaps one of the many challenges that…

C-Section child deliveries rising rapidly

C-Section child deliveries rising rapidly

•    Increase in institutional deliveries in Nagaland •    C-section deliveries at private health units almost double that at govt health units   Moa Jamir Dimapur | April 23   In Nagaland, Caesarean Section (C-Section) child deliveries have rapidly increased over…

New study says Jhum cultivation not adverse to ecology

New study says Jhum cultivation not adverse to ecology

A SASRD-NU project on jhum impact assessment asserts shifting cultivation is most sustainable agricultural practice for Nagaland   Imti Longchar Dimapur | April 22   A new study undertaken by the Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding, SASRD, NU is…

Nagaland State’s forest cover is on the decline

Nagaland State’s forest  cover is on the decline

Around 12,966 sq.km forest cover in Nagaland, a decrease of 352sq.km from 2011   Our Correspondent Kohima | April 19   As per the Forest Survey of India’s (FSI) State of Forest Report 2015, the total forest cover in Nagaland…

Building lives through carpentry

Building lives through carpentry

Vishü Rita Krocha Kohima | April 17   Having found gainful employment in the construction sector, Noumvüzolie Sachü asserts that “there is so much scope here starting from the smallest thing to the biggest.” A graduate of Kohima College, he…

Nagaland Tourism: CAG advises robust project monitoring

Nagaland Tourism: CAG advises robust project monitoring

Despite increasing tourist inflow, state government yet to formulate ‘Tourism Master Plan’   Morung Express News Dimapur | April 16   Despite the Nagaland State Government’s often touted emphasis on the tourism potential of Nagaland state, the recent report by…

Food resource a major challenge for Nagaland

Food resource a major challenge for Nagaland

Our Correspondent Kohima | April 13   With the increase in population, Nagaland State faces a major challenge to make adequate food resources available to meet the growing demand of its people.   The Nagaland Economic Survey 2016-17, which was…

Nagaland – Over 72 % households ‘marginal’

Stats indicate that only 28% households earn above Rs. 410 a day Morung Express News Dimapur | April 10   Over 72% of households in Nagaland State are either categorised as PHH (Priority Household) or Antyodaya Anna Yojana (AAY) indicating…

Nagaland: Most financially needy State in Indian Union

•    In 2015-16, Nagaland received highest, 92.5%, financial support •    Could spend only 7.5% of total expenditure from own pocket •    Delhi highest revenue earner, spent only 7.2% money from centre   Morung Express News Dimapur | April 10  …

Lacking decent healthcare, Mimi villagers rue lost lives

Lacking decent healthcare, Mimi villagers rue lost lives

Lipichem Kiphire | April 10   Many lives have been lost in Mimi and surrounding villages of Kiphire district due to lack of good healthcare facilities, village elders have maintained.   Like majority of the rural areas in Nagaland, people…

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