Nagaland News File

AAUD emergency meeting Dimapur, May 2 (MExN): The Aghunato Area Union Dimapur (AAUD) has called an emergency meeting on May 4, 4:00 pm at its banker, Akashe Zhimomi’s residence at Eralibil. Therefore, all the office bearers and executives of AAUD have been requested to attend the said meeting without fail. JDU meeting on May 5 […]

Nagaland launches Space Based Information Kiosk

Kohima, May 2 (DIPR): Nagaland has launched Space Based Information Kiosk with the State Chief Secretary Banuo Z. Jamir gracing the function on April 30 at the Secretariat Conference Hall Kohima. The launching ceremony coincidentally took place just before Jamir addressed the AHODs/HODs for the first time after she took over the office as the […]

Complaint committee relating to sexual harassment constituted

Kohima, May 2 (DIPR): The Deputy Commissioner Kohima W. Honje Konyak has notified that the District Level Complaint Relating to Sexual Harassment of Women Employees for Kohima District is hereby constituted with the following officials as member: Bodeno S. Colo, ADC Chiephobozou    – Chairperson; District Welfare Officer, Kohima – Member Secretary; President, Amgami Women Organisation […]

Training on method of SRI practices at Mitelephe village

Kohima, May 2 (MExN): The District Agriculture office Kohima has completed first phase sensitization training on method of SRI practices under NFSM for the Southern Zone. The last training programme was held on April 25 at Mitelephe village. Seyievonuo AOII chaired the meeting and it begun with a prayer by Pastor Zachütuo Mitelephe Village. The […]

Review of NGOs on May 6

Kohima, May 2 (MExN): The directorate of social welfare is organizing a programme for review of NGOs receiving grant-in-aid from the department of social welfare on May 6 at Zonal Council Hall, Kohima from 9:30 AM onwards. Minister for social welfare Kiyanilie Peseyie will grace the occasion as the chief guest. Keynote address will be […]

DAST celebrate Moatsü in Dimapur

DIMAPUR, MAY 2 (MExN): Dimapur Asangma Senso Telongjem (DAST) celebrated Moatsü – a traditional annual sowing festival of the Ao – on May 2. The celebration was hosted by the DAST at Senden Reju, Purana Bazaar with the editor of the Ao vernacular daily, Tir Yimyim, K. Temjen Jamir in attendance as a special guest. […]

Mokokchung district

(Left) A troupe in traditional attires perform a traditional dance during the Moatsü festival, the seed sowing festival of the Ao Nagas at Chuchuyimlang village, under Mokokchung district on May 2. (Right) Kids in traditional attires wait to perform a traditional dance during the Moatsü festival. (Photos by Caisii Mao)

‘Gap in transition from traditional to modernization’

A children troupe performs cultural item during the celebration of Moatsu festival at Sungratsu village on May 2. (DIPR Photo)   Mokokchung, May 2 (DIPR): “If we are to preserve our identity we need to uphold our culture,” said MLA Imtiwapang Aier who was the Chief Guest during the celebration of Moatsu festival at Sungratsu […]

ETC launches MA in Peace Studies

Dimapur: Eastern Theological College added another course in the academic programme by introducing Master of Arts in Peace Studies, a two-year distance education programme and officially launched on April 30. Dr. Razouselie Lasetso, Dean of ILEMA, chaired the inaugural programme. Professor Razou stated that the prevailing situation in the region is smeared by violence, deep […]


NHRA condemns Assam Police DIMAPUR, MAY 1 (MExN): The Nagaland Hotel & Restaurant Association condemned the Assam Police for the “most brutal act” of “torturing and killing one of its member Hotels’ staffs, Mr. Supongtemjen.” A press note from NHRA President, Vito Awomi, stated that Supongtemjen was “gallant and committed Security personnel, who was efficiently […]

NSCF extends support to NSSATA

KOHIMA, MAY 1 (MExN): The Nagaland Senior Citizens Forum (NSCF) has called the SSA teachers demands as “absolutely genuine” and deserving “swift action” and in this regard, appealed to the concerned authorities to explore every possible means to redress the burning issue before it goes out of proportion in the interest of all. A press […]

WASU felicitation cum career guidance on May 10

Kohima, May 1 (MExN): The Western Angami Students’ Union (WASU) is organizing felicitation cum career guidance on May 10 at APO Hall Kohima under the theme “Edge on.” Er. Kevisekho Kruse, chief engineer PHED will be the chief guest while Kesonyü Yhome, IAS, principal director, school education will be the resource person. Savilie Krunilie, president, […]