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 […]

Voice of the people

Voice of the people

Are ultimatums the only resort to accomplishing anything in Nagaland? Ultimatum according to the Dictionary means “Final demand or statement of terms, the ejection of which will result in retaliation or a break down in relations.” Thus we understand that ultimatum is not perceived positively it is a ‘my way or highway’ principle.   Choosing […]

Oh rain!

Achele Therie Baptist College, Kohima     Thou art pure and lovable: I adore thee, though you appeareth like tears. I love to walk steadily; at times when thou art smooth, For thou art soothing. Sometimes I wonder if thou rain for a purpose; For thou seemed to rain bountiful memories. In thy presence, is […]

Participate & win

Participate & win

1. The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) recently announced the name of a new element. Discovered by Japanese scientists in 2004, the element, with atomic number 113, is the first atomic element found in Asia – and the first found outside Europe or the United States. What is it named? a) Shintonium […]

Know Your Districts: Phek

Know Your Districts: Phek

Location: Covering an area of 2026 sq. km, Phek is located at the South-eastern part of Nagaland. It is bounded by Myanmar in the East, Zunheboto and Tuensang districts in the North, Manipur state in the South and Kohima district in the West. In terms of area, it represents 12.22 per cent of the total […]

Participate & win

Participate & win

1. Which of the following countries has recently joined the Hague Code of Conduct (HCoC), a global initiative to prevent ballistic missile proliferation? [A] Palestine [B] Israel [C] India [D] Iran     2. According to a recent United Nations Report, how much money did criminal gangs earn in 2015 through illegal logging, mining, poaching, […]

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