Harassment of NE people in metros – Tackling its menace

Harassment of NE people in metros – Tackling its menace

Atsung Imchen: Why do we keep hearing news about young boys and especially women (Sexual assault) working out of state face the same issue over and over again?   Before we begin shouting “discrimination” “Cheap Indians” is there something we are overlooking? I strongly believe that most of the cases are due to negligence, inability […]

The bear that came to church

The bear that came to church

A friend who is a priest worked for a few weeks as substitute priest in the church on Longyearbyen, Svalbard. He gave me this rather sweet story: The church on Longyearbyen, the main township, always keeps its doors open. Visitors can come in and sit in the church and meditate or take pictures. Filming is […]

Get healthy scalp this summer

IANS An itchy and dry scalp is an irritating factor for everyone and needs to be treated well to have shiny tresses.   From regular cleansing with a scalp compatible shampoo, sun protection methods like covering head with scarves to religiously massaging are a few steps that can give you a healthy scalp, say experts. […]

Tackling CORRUPTION: Work around it rather against it

Peteneinuo Kire Jamir: There have been many talks about corruption in Nagaland. Even more so about politicians. I have been apprehensive about speaking out because perhaps I am in the wrong. BUT today, (not because its “women’s day”…. for which I don’t give a hoot anyway because I believe that everyday is women’s day)….I am […]

View from outside Nagaland

View from outside Nagaland

Raymond Ronamai: People of Nagaland went to the polls with a very clear picture — that either Neiphiu Rio or TR Zeliang would be the CM as they were the chief ministerial candidates from two biggest political parties with the potential to come to power.   In fact, Nagaland elections 2018 was nothing but a […]

Facebook Jobs now available in India: How to get started

IANS Facebook has expanded the ability to apply to jobs directly on its platform to more than 40 countries including India.   Facebook’s job application feature was first rolled out in the US and Canada in 2017. Unlike Microsoft’s LinkedIn, Facebook is focused to draw in candidates for small- and medium-size businesses with its job […]

Eating almonds, peanuts may boost colon cancer survival

IANS People with colon cancer who regularly eat nuts such as almonds, walnuts, hazelnuts, cashews and peanuts may be at significantly lower risk of cancer recurrence and mortality, researchers say.   The findings showed that those who regularly consumed at least two, one-ounce servings of nuts each week showed a 42 per cent improvement in […]

Memory Lane with Billy Graham

Memory Lane with Billy Graham

Billy Graham’s final journey brings up so many memories for so many people, the Nagas included, the Nagas of a certain generation.   Billy Graham was here. In Kohima, my hometown, in the Naga Hills, my homeland. I was a witness so I cannot resist writing about it.   The year 1972 in Naga history […]