REGION Briefs

Chief Secretary informs Dimapur, May 22 (MExN): Chief Secretary, Lalthara has informed in a notification that consequent upon completion of deputation tenure, the Governor of Nagaland is pleased to release Mhathung Kithan IAS (Hy:86) Commissioner & Secretary and place his services with his parent cadre i.e. Haryana State with effect from May 19, 2011 (AN). […]

Homeless family…

A homeless family shares an afternoon meal on the flyover footbridge in Dimapur. Dimapur is home to an estimated 3,500 number of homeless people who were recorded for the first time in the 2011 all India Census operations. (Morung Photo/Y. Merina Chishi)

Orgs condemn May 14 rape & murder incident

Dimapur, May 22 (MExN): The Western Sumi Students’ Union (WSSU) strongly condemned the barbaric and callous act of rape and murder of a minor girl on May 14. “It is unbecoming in our Naga society, creating fear-psychosis towards the women folk and have to be sternly taken action immediately by the concerned authority,” stated WSSU […]

Project "AXSHAYA" – TB launched at Mon by CHAI

Dimapur, May 22 (MExN): Project   “AXSHAYA”, a tuberculosis (TB) project undertaken by the Catholic Health Association Of India (CHAI) funded by GFATM-RD9 was formally launched at Mon district by the Chief Medical Officer Dr. T. Kikon. The program was graced by the presence of health staffs from NRHM, DAPCU, ICTC  & NGOs working on TB […]

Citizens’ forum encourage toppers

Meritorious students of HSSLC/HSLC examinations, 2011 along with Dimapur District Citizens’ Forum officials posing for the lens during the felicitation programme at Town Hall, Dimapur on Saturday, May 21. (Pradeep Pareek Photo)   DIMAPUR, May 21 (MExN): Dimapur District Citizens’ Forum (DDCF) organised a felicitation programme for students from Dimapur who excelled at the recently […]

REGION Briefs

ANEFWA uniform distribution underway Dimapur, May 21 (MExN): The All Nagaland Electricity Field Workers Association has informed the Zonal presidents and secretaries under the association that the disbursement of field staff’s uniform is going on at Central Store Dimapur. The uniforms may be collected after providing necessary indent duly signed by concerned executive engineer at […]

Financial literacy campaign in Ukhrul

Ukhrul, May 20 (MExN): The aim of establishing “Financial Planning in life” through financial Literacy is being realized today in Ukhrul district with the opening of two new bank branches in Ukhrul viz. SBI, Somsai and UBI, Mini Secretariat, Hamlieikhong. The BDO Office, Ukhrul T.D. Block has started the campaign to open individual bank accounts […]

Lifetime ban for trader’s murderers

Dimapur, May 20 (MExN): Five persons including NSCN/GPRN cadres accused of kidnapping and murdering Dimapur trader Md. Israr are banished for life from the area they committed the crime, Tenyiphe-I under Dimapur district. If these criminals are found inside the village’s jurisdiction ever again, the village’s community made it very clear today, reprisals would be […]

DC Mokokchung notifies on Electors Photo ID

Mokokchung, May 20 (MExN): The Deputy Commissioner of Mokokchung today notified all concerned on  Electors Photo Identity Card(EPIC) & Photo Electoral Roll(PER) as directed by the Election Commission of India. The first phase of photography scheduled from June 1 -26, 2011.Informing this through a circular, the Mokokchung DC, Lithrongla G Chishi stated that Booth Level […]

NPF Alongtaki general meeting postponed as per “Office Order”

Dimapur, May 20 (MExN): The president and general secretary of NPF Alongtaki A/C; Imlitemsu Longkumer and Supongmeren have clarified that the meeting scheduled on May 17 was postponed as they were instructed by the NPF Secretary General KG Kenye not to hold any meeting until further notice.Responding to the news items published in local dailies […]

AR raid draws Chedema flak

Dimapur, May 20 (MExN): Two organizations from Chedema village today denounced the May 19 raid of the 16th Assam Rifles on the residence of an NSCN (IM) cadre one KK Angami in the village and the arrest of who were stated to be two ‘innocent civilians.’ Chedema Village Youth Organization (CVYO) and Chedema Cherudeki Youth […]