Three people arrested for vehicle theft

Kohima, March 19 (MExN): The Kohima police has arrested three people for ‘vehicle theft’ during an ongoing investigation that started with the interception of a vehicle by police personnel manning Khuzama Gate on March 18.   According to a press note from Sub- Divisional Police Officer & PRO, Kohima, Atu Zumvü NPS, the police had […]

NST receives road safety award

Our Correspondent Kohima | March 19: Nagaland State Transport (NST) was awarded the Transport Minister’s Trophy and a cash award of Rs. 1.50 lakhs for having the State Road Transport Undertakings (STUs) lowest accident record of hill services under hill category for the year 2013-14. The award was given on the occasion of “Status of […]

Census shows 91,371 Govt employees in Nagaland

Our Correspondent Kohima | March19 The department of economics & statistics in its publication of the government employee census 2012 shows a total number of 91,371 employees in Nagaland.   It comprises 3818 class I gazette, 2557 class II gazette, 59899 class III and 27097 class IV.   This was stated in the annual administrative […]

Training & Sensitization programme for empanelled lawyers with NSLSA

Dimapur, March 19 (MExN): The Legal Cell for Human Rights (LCHR), a voluntary Organization based in Guwahati in partnership with Nagaland States Legal Services Authority (NSLSA) will be organising 3-day training & sensitization of lawyers empanelled with the NSLSA. The training will be conducted from March 20-22 at Hotel Acacia, Dimapur will see the participation […]

Nikhekhu village to organise community fishing with SOUD

Dimapur, March 19 (MExN): Nikhekhu village, one of the oldest villages of Western Sumi region will be organising a traditional community fishing event along with office bearers and members of Sumi Officers’ Union Dimapur (SOUD) on March 21 at Zubza River (Atu Ghoki) towards Niuland.   Inviting all the Sumi officers of Dimapur to be […]

Govt working to implement NFSA in the state: CM

Kohima, March 19 (DIPR): Replying to CLP Leader, Tokheho on implementation of National Food Security Act 2013, the Chief Minister of Nagaland, T.R. Zeliang said that the state was not implementing the act. However, he said that the Cabinet in its meeting held on February 17, 2014 has decided to implement it, subject to fund […]

MALT visit government offices in Mangkolemba

Mokokchung, March 29 (MExN): The Mangkolemba AoLanur Telongjem (MALT) visited the 8 governmental offices located at the Office Complex at Mangkolemba today. This was a goodwill visit where the MALT executive members discussed various issues that plague the smooth functioning of the offices and halt developments of Mangkolemba and its sub-division.   According to a […]

Nagaland Brief News

NSCN-K Sumi Region discharges one Dimapur, March 19 (MExN): The NSCN-K, through its Secretary Khekaho Rochill stated that the Chairman Sumi Region has discharged Rajupeyu Herato Ayemi, s/o Nikhezhe Ayemi of Lokobomi Village under Akuluto, Zunheboto district. He is being discharged from “active national service” on account of his feeble health. “The NSCN-K Sumi region […]

Nagaland taxation check gates

Our Correspondent Kohima | March 19 The finance department has set up taxation check gates at five strategic entry points – Zubza in Kohima district, Tsutapela and Tuli in Mokokchung district, Dillai and New Field gate in Dimapur – with a view to prevent evasion of tax.   This was stated in the annual administrative […]

DMC undertakes drainage cleaning

DMC undertakes drainage cleaning

DIMAPUR, MARCH 19 (MExN): Dimapur Municipal Council (DMC) is undertaking a major drainage cleaning and construction of footpaths on both sides of the road at MP Road starting from Durga Mandir intersection towards Bata Charali. Footpaths are being constructed by placing concrete slabs over the drains. However, the presence of several pipes belonging to PWD […]

We are all equals, says Governor

We are all equals, says Governor

Morung Express News Dimapur | March 18   The Jama Masjid in Dimapur’s Haji Park has stood here for 109 years. Established in 1906, its simple structure is adorned in an old Islamic architectural tradition of coloured tile chips. Marking the early settlement of people practicing Islam in Dimapur, the Masjid is a symbol of […]

Rio opposes ‘re-alignment’ of the Trans Asian Highway

Urges centre to declare Kohima as World Cultural Heritage Site   DIMAPUR, MARCH 18 (MExN): Nagaland state’s Member of Parliament to the Lok Sabha, Neiphiu Rio today objected to the proposed re-alignment of the Trans-Asian Highway in the North East. The highway was originally supposed to be aligned from Guwahati-Imphal via Dimapur and Kohima. However, […]