Poetry

~ Lovisenla ~     it’s easier to give up like a brave cowering it’s easier to hide like a coward braving it’s easier to cover deceit corruption it’s easier to complain and sip hot tea while the few get water cannoned and tear gassed it’s easier to ignore hearts breaking drenched in tears of […]

Panel recommends quota for girl students in IITs

The committee is learnt to have suggested creating up to 20 per cent supernumerary seats for girls out of the total number of seats.   A panel has recommended reservation for girl students in IITs to address the issue of slump in the number of female students entering the prestigious institutes. The committee is learnt […]

Quiz #44

Quiz #44

1. Who has won the 2016 Best FIFA Men’s player award? a) Lionel Messi                    b) Carli Lloyd c) Cristiano Ronaldo           d) Antoine Griezman     2. The name of two Asiatic bears from the Nagaland Zoological Park (NZP) who were sent […]

The Naga Tribes Stereotyped

The Naga Tribes Stereotyped

Stereotyping is a way of oversimplifying groups of people and has fortunately or unfortunately become one of the easiest ways of establishing an identity. In Nagaland, stereotyping stems from a commonly-held view about a particular tribe or group and this fallacy may arise from a single incident, which leads to a false assumption about the […]

Internshala Career Scholarship for Girls – 2017

Internshala Career Scholarship  for Girls – 2017

Internshala, the internship platform has announced its annual scholarship- Internshala Career Scholarship for Girls 2017. The scholarship is meant to help advance one girl’s career in her chosen field. Internshala was founded on December 29th 2010 and its 2nd anniversary coincided with the sad demise of Nirbhaya. To appreciate the effort of girl students, Internshala […]

ARTISTS

ARTISTS

We are, who we are. We stand not too far. Our skills may vary, But one mind we carry.   We are the bridge, That links the dream world. We are the ridge, That separates the real world.   What we seek, Is beyond reality. But what we keep, Are endless possibilities.   We are, […]

My idea of Nagaland after 10 years

My idea of Nagaland after 10 years

Tovitho Nyusou   ‘Nagaland’ – my beautiful State where majority of the people are Christians. Nagaland is rich in flora and fauna. Different varieties of species of plants and animals can be found in my beautiful state. Life styles of people in Nagaland are complicated to other state. My state is small comparing to other […]

Choosing the best universities in India for Degree and PG Courses

As platforms of higher learning- universities of India fall under the following categories.   • Union universities or Central Universities in India – constituted in accordance with the parliamentary act- directly under the control of Union Government • State universities – controlled by the respective state governments. • Deemed university – with the power of […]

Quiz #43

Quiz #43

1. The 1st National Information Infrastructure (NII) Pilot Project of the country was inaugurated recently at – a) Nagaland        b) Meghalaya c) Mizoram         d) Manipur     2. Which regional party was recently formed in Nagaland? a) Nagaland Liberal Democratic Party b) Democratic Liberal Party of Nagaland c)The […]

The Dark Side of Online Gaming

The Dark Side of Online Gaming

“As computer and Internet use has become a staple of everyday life, the potential for overuse is introduced, which may lead to addiction. Addiction to the Internet shares some of the negative aspects of substance addiction and has been shown to lead to consequences such as failing school, family, and relationship problems.”     Online […]

MEHOUVIÜ AND MORUSA : An Angami Naga Folk Tale

MEHOUVIÜ AND MORUSA : An Angami Naga Folk Tale

Long ago there was once a girl name Mehouviü. She was the most wise maiden of her village. Added to that blessing, she possessed a very pleasing personality. There were many young men in her village who courted her, but she felt that she was not ready to take any one of them as husband. […]

Art Picnic

Art Picnic

(Top left) A young artist tries figuring out and scaling a monument during an ‘Art Picnic’ held in Dimapur’s Dimasa Kachari Ruins on December 29, 2016. Initiated by Temsuyanger Longkumer, a London-based artist, the event was the second edition of the ‘Art Picnic’, which was first held in Kohima and Dimapur in 2015. (Top right) […]

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