Where are you on the global pay scale?

Where are you on the global pay scale?

According to a research conducted in 2009 by the International Labour  Organization, a United Nations agency, the lists of monthly average wages in some of its member countries are as follows:  Luxembourg – $4,089; Norway – $3,678; United States – $3,263; United Kingdom – $3,065; South Korea – $2,903; France – $2,886; Canada – $2,724; […]

Proxy Teacher versus the Ideal Teacher

Monjit Roy, Assistant Professor Department of Commerce   A teacher plays the most important role in the life of every person. According to the Hindu mythology the importance of a teacher is greater than the importance of God. Kabir Das, the great poet of medieval India also said that, “it is right that God is […]

Portfolio managers

To fuel my level of less than moderate physical activities, a 1,800-calorie diet is good enough for me. But Olympic swimming champion Michael Phelps, during training, consumes a massive diet of 12,000 calories. As I struggle for a lateral view of myself in front of mymirrorwith less than a 2,000-calorie diet, I wonder how these […]

Puanga Kai Rau – Happy New Year!

Puanga Kai Rau – Happy New Year!

Dear readers, today I want to take a break from sharing the stories of my learning and encounters with my grandparents in rural western Kenya and reflect with you some recent experiences from a place called Parihaka in Aotearoa New Zealand. Aotearoa is the Māori name of New Zealand.   In Te Reo Māori, Aotearoa […]

‘Live, Dream and Experience Life’

‘Live, Dream and Experience Life’

Longrangty Longchar Mokokchung | June 13   For thirty-year-old Limaonen Imchen from Aliba village, life is about a dream, focusing on it, and living it as an experience.   A theologian with a Master of Divinity degree from Bangalore, Limaonen has engaged in a lot of social activities; the most notable one being with the […]

Social media outrage on the moral credibility of politicians

•    ‘Leaders need to behave and maintain integrity’ •    ‘Privacy laws can’t justify a leader’s public actions’   Morung Express News Dimapur | June 9   Leaked photos of Naga politicians snuggling and posing for pictures with a group of girls, which went viral on social media has raised a huge storm of debate and […]

Who is your Mentor?

Who is your Mentor?

College life has now kicked off for many students in Nagaland. As you enter new territory and find yourselves amongst new friends and teachers, it’s important to find the right support system to help propel your future forward. It may be in the form of a role model, a person you look up to, a […]

Positive Attitude Can Change Your Life

Positive Attitude Can Change Your Life

Fr. C. Joseph Counsellor St. Joseph’s College, Jakhama   A positive attitude helps you cope more easily with the daily affairs of life. It brings optimism into your life, and makes it easier to avoid worries and negative thinking. If you adopt it as a way of life, it would bring constructive changes into your […]