Teachers: The Builders of a Nation

Teachers: The Builders of a Nation

I have been inthe teaching profession for the last 16 years. Having taught students in both school and college level, I’ve learnt that teachers, whether in remote areas or in cities, teaching in primary or university level,are not merely teachers, but leaders as important as any political, business, or religious leaders. They too have contributed […]

Quiz #16

Quiz #16

1. India’s indigenously-built Light Combat Aircraft, Tejas which was recently inducted into the Armed Forces was developed by: A. Ordnance Factories Board (OFB) B. Hindustan Aeronautical Ltd & Aeronautical Developmental Agency C. Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) D. Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO)     2. The National Doctors’ Day is celebrated on which […]

Rethinking Unemployment in Nagaland

Rethinking Unemployment in Nagaland

Our society is facing numerous problems; alcoholism, nepotism, bribery, corruption, and one of the most serious of all these is of unemployment. Theoretically, unemployment is a situation where a person in a certain age group is able and willing to work, but is out of work because of lack of opportunities. There have been many […]

Voice of the people

Voice of the people

Should skill development be introduced as a part of curriculum in higher education?     Unemployment and lack of skills are rising outrageously. Skill development will tardily tackle the issue of unemployment and enhance the workforce. But, introducing Skill Development as a part of the curriculum in higher education will not be feasible. Higher education […]

“Let me take a #Selfie”

“Let me take a #Selfie”

It’s a busy day at Dimapur. Shopkeepers are opening their stores, mothers are bargaining with unreasonable hope, and there, right in the middle of the sidewalk, two girls are staring into a phone held high and making duck faces! Welcome to our world where posing without warning and taking self-portraits in expectations of validation is […]

NBSE informs on NSEE-II 2016

Chairman, Nagaland Board of School Education has informed that the Nagaland State Entrance Examination (NSEE)-II 2016 will be held on the 2nd July, 2016 at the following centres. 1. Baptist High, Kohima – Roll No. 62101 -62850 2. Ministers’ Hill Baptist Hr. Sec. School, Kohima – 62851 – 63293   Note: I. The Provisional Admit […]

Know your Districts: Kiphire

Know your Districts: Kiphire

  Location: Kiphire District having a total Area of 1,130 sq. Kms, is located in the eastern most part of the State bordering Myanmar at 25°54’North latitude and 94°47’East longitude. In terms of area, at 6.82% of the total area of Nagaland, it is the 9th biggest district of the State. It is bounded by […]

Quiz #15

Quiz #15

1. India has successfully launched a record 20 satellites from which launch vehicle, recently? A. PSLV C-39        B. PSLV C-34 C. PSLV C-41        D. PSLV C-37     2. The Governor of Nagaland P B Acharya has recently launched women helpline “181” and “Sakhi-One Stop Centre”, an institute that […]

Know your Districts: Mon

Know your Districts: Mon

Location:   Covering an area of 1786 Sq.km, the District of Mon is bounded in the North by Sibsagar District of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh in the north east, Myanmar in south east and Tuensang and Longleng districts of Nagaland in the south. The district is located between 94°49′ East longitude and 26°45′ North latitude at […]

‘Do-It-Yourself’ workshop

‘Do-It-Yourself’ workshop

Vineyard School Kohima conducted a three-day ‘Do-It-Yourself’ workshop on different activities for students of Classes 7-10 in the school premises at Lerie, Kohima from July 13-15. More than 100 students participated in the workshop, which had resource persons including renowned Naga author and poet Easterine Kire for creative writing, prominent artist Vikhor Tepa for painting, […]

Quiz #14

Quiz #14

1. “Corruption, extortion go away” goes the first line from ACAUT’s theme song composed by a renowned Naga songster. Who is the composer? a) Nise Meruno            b) Tali Angh c) Alobo Naga               d) Methanelie Jutakhrie     2. Built during the World War […]

Know your Districts: Wokha

Know your Districts: Wokha

Location: Covering an area of 1,628 sq. km, Wokha is located  in the mid western part of Nagaland at 26.8° N Latitude and 94.18° E Longitude. It is bounded by Assam in the West and North, Kohima and Dimapur district in the South, Zunheboto in the East and Mokokchung in the North-East. In terms of […]

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