Violence mars Phiro Village Council chairman election

The damaged roof of a candidate’s residence, which was stoned by supporters of another candidate in Phiro village  under Wokha district,. The incident happened on April 18, a day before the village council election. DIMAPUR, APRIL 20 (MExN): In an untoward incident, the supporters of one of the candidates in the Phiro village chairman elections, […]

Joint monitoring group meeting of Kuki groups-SoO

Imphal | April 19: A meeting of the Joint Monitoring Group (JMG) of signatories of the tripartite Suspension of Operation (SoO) signed by Central government, State government of Manipur and two consortium of Kuki undergrounds was held today at first Manipur Rifles banquet hall here, said an official source.What has emerged from the meeting appeared […]

Zeliangrong students decry Assam Rifles

Dimapur, April 19 (MExN): The All Zeliangrong Students’ Union (AMN) have upped its tirade against the Assam Rifles for propaganda and high-handedness. The union issued a note today decrying the Assam Rifles   as well as lauding the people for a bandh recently in the Zeliangrong areas. The ZSU said that the AR “claimed that government […]

‘PMGSY road connectivity brings destructive development for people’

Indiscriminate felling of trees, and very big logs, like the one viewed here, at the ongoing road connectivity constructions under Prime Minister Gram Samaj Yojana (PMGSY) underway from the Shiroy village to Zingsui/Mapum villages has caused concern among the villagers, with regard to the degradation of the natural Ecological imbalance. (Morung Photo)   Ukhrul | […]

Scrutiny of nomination papers for Aonglenden poll taken

Kohima, April 19 (DIPR): Scrutiny of nomination papers for the bye-election to the 26-Aonglenden Assembly constituency was held at DC’s conference hall on April 19. Having undertaken necessary exercise in presence of candidates, Legal Advisors and their Election Agent, the Deputy Commissioner & Returning Officer, Mokokchung, Lithrongla G. Chishi has declared the nomination papers of […]

'Dhobis'

‘Dhobis’ at work in the filthy drain water behind Mother Teresa’s Charity Home at River Belt colony in Dimapur. With the increase of population, water bodies in and around Dimapur have been contaminated. (Citizen Journalist H.Vikato Zhimo Photos)

REGION Briefs

Meeting rescheduled Kohima, April 19 (DIPR): A meeting convened by the District Officer and Returning Officer Mokokchung with recognised National/State Political parties, contesting candidates and election agents of 26 Aonglenden A/C on April 22, has been rescheduled to April 21. The meeting will start from 10:00 am at the DC’s Conference Hall.  Returning Officer Lithrongla […]

Application invited for FHW training

Kohima, April 19 (DIPR): The Department of Health & Family Welfare invites application for local intending female candidates for undergoing training in Female Health Workers (FHW) for the Session 2011- 2012. (a) Female Health Workers one and half years course at District Hospital Tuensang. (1)    Only unmarried candidate may apply. (2)    Original Educational Qualification/Documents should […]

AEFI attains 50 years in Nagaland

(From right) Rev. N Tzudir, Hokato Naga, Rev. Dr. Jonathan James, Maongwati Aier, Rev. Kaifa Ezung and Rev. Chumben Kyong at the golden jubilee celebration of AEFI at Hotel Saramati, Dimapur, on Monday. (Morung Photo)   The Asia Evangelistic Fellowship International (AEFI) celebrated its golden jubilee in Nagaland by adding a dozen non-Christians into the […]

Mex News File

61,757 on live registers of employment Our CorrespondentKohima | April 18A total of 61,757 applicants remaining on the live register of employment exchanges in Nagaland as one March 31, 2010. Out of 61,757, the total number of male stands at 39,173 and female at 22,584. This was stated in the annual administrative report of the […]

Chrism Mass for Catholics

Dimapur, April 18 (MExN): The Catholic Association of Nagaland will be celebrating one of the most important Liturgical celebrations of the year, the Chrism Mass, the celebration of the annual renewal of priestly vows by the priests. The CAN issued a note today explaining the significance of the event. “The Catholic provides this wonderful moment […]

Workshop on research methods rescheduled

Dimapur, April 18 (MExN): The ICSSR sponsored regional workshop on research methods has been rescheduled, it will be held from July 12 to 16. Interested candidates pursuing teaching and research in the discipline of social sciences are eligible to apply for the workshop. Further details about the workshop may be obtained from the office head […]