Naga Youth and Popular Culture

Naga Youth and Popular Culture

Popular culture is an amorphous, continually changing subculture characteristically reflected and fostered by the mass media. It expresses itself through artefacts, clothes, visual art, lingo, cult personalities, and music. It is one of the most changeable aspects of our way of life and is always dynamic. If we look into our society, culture is always […]

The hopeful doctor, the aspiring professor and the potential Chartered Accountant

What do a hopeful doctor from Siwan, Bihar, an aspiring professor from Akuluto, Nagaland, and a potential Chartered Accountant from Gopalganj, near UP-Bihar Border, have in common?   They are all girls, residents of Dimapur, and most importantly, scalped the top positions in various streams in the recently announced HSLC and HSSLC results.   Madhu […]

Craftsmanship and PG Diploma, IHM Hyderabad

Applications are invited from eligible candidates for Institute of Hotel Management Hyderabad Craftsmanship Course for 2016-17 – For SSC/10th Pass Candidates 1. Craftsmanship Course in Food Production Duration: 1 1/2 Years – 2 Semesters 2. Craftsmanship Course in food & Beverage Service   Duration: 24 Weeks full time Eligibility Criteria: For both Courses: SSC/10th of […]

Momola: An offering to the river

Momola:  An offering to the river

According to a Chang (Naga) legend, there once lived a girl by the name, Momola. One day, her mother took her fishing. Both tried their best but could not catch even a single fish. The frustrated mother at last made a promise: if the river blesses her with fish, she would offer Momola to the […]

Participate & win

Participate & win

1. According to the Nagaland Rural Development Department, how many taxpaying households are there in the state? a) 2,43,256 b) 2,45,650 c) 3,60,300 d) 2,43,265     2. The Chakhesang and the Sumi community recently held a meet at Phek town. What was the name of the meet? a) 3rd Chakhesang-Sumi Cultural Meet b) 10th […]

Multiple Choice Questions on Environment

Multiple Choice Questions on Environment

Q1. Lantana – known as Phool Lakhri in local parlance, is a shrub found in abundance in Himachal Pradesh. It is a toxic weed and has affected the mountain diversity of the state. Lantana species are widely cultivated for their flowers. It is endemic to India. It is considered as potential fire hazard and it […]

THE NECESSITY OF SALT

THE NECESSITY OF SALT

A king had three daughters. Because they were good and beautiful, he loved them all sincerely. He did not know which one he should appoint as queen. As his birthday approached he summoned his daughters and said to them, “My dear children, I sincerely love all three of you, and for a long time have […]

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