Entrepreneurship prog in food processing concludes

Dimapur, February 18 (MExN): Farmers in Nagaland produces variety of fruits and vegetables but due to pitiable transportation and storage facility and poor marketing network, about 40 percent of the produce is spoiled.  Krishi Vigyan Kendra Phek planned keeping this problem in mind an Entrepreneurship Development Programme in Food Processing for the farmers of the […]

NPYC directs to appoint new DYC prez

Dimapur, February 18 (MExN): In pursuance with the directive of the Indian Youth Congress (IYC) and the IYC nation wide move to reorganize, revamp and strengthen the Youth Congress and to inject political will among the younger generations by giving them respectable position at all level of Youth Congress set up, the Nagaland Pradesh Youth […]

Northeast NGOs oppose PAP withdrawal

AIZAWL, FEBRUARY 17 (IANS) : Many NGOs from the northeastern states have strongly opposed the central government’s decision to do away with the Protected Area Permit (PAP), a mandatory official authorisation for foreigners to visit the region.The central government had excluded Mizoram, Manipur and Nagaland from the PAP regime for a period of one year […]

WWF volunteers released unharmed

GUWAHATI, FEBRUARY 17 (IANS): Three volunteers of environmental group World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), who had been kidnapped by militants in Assam Feb 6, were released from captivity Thursday, police said.  A police spokesperson said the three male WWF volunteers were released Thursday morning by members of the outlawed National Democratic Front of Bodoland […]

Journalists relaxes suspension of govt news

Imphal | February 17 : An emergency meeting convened by All Manipur Working Journalists’ Union (AMWJU) here today has taken the decision to lift the suspension of the publication of news of government in the State till February 25 following assurance from the chief minister that the FIR against senior journalist A Mobi will be […]

Two sisters Vs minister

GUWAHATI, FEBRUARY 17 (NNN): An Assam minister allegedly branded two girls – his neighbours – as witches to grab their land in central Assam’s Karbi Anglong district.Veterinary and hills area development minister Khorsing Engti brushed away the allegation as baseless and politically motivated. He also hinted at mischief ahead of the assembly elections. “The harassment […]

The sun sets on the Mighty Congress?

IMPHAL | FEBRUARY 17 : The counting for the February 14 by-election to Manipur’s Konthoujam assembly constituency has been declared. Trinamool Congress has emerged the unexpected victor. If any semblance is to be drawn between the “Jasmine Revolution” that is sweeping the Arab world with the outcome of the by-election at home, it is the […]

DNSU on NU online exam method

Dimapur, February 17 (MExN): The Dimapur Naga Students’ Union (DNSU) has questioned that whether the new system of NU online examination pattern will be convenient.The union in a press statement issued by its president Medovoi Medeo Lotha and general secretary K Mhachio said that the union acknowledges the new procedure but it is not very […]

Police arrest one related to brick kiln looting incident

Dimapur, February 17 (MExN):  The Dimapur police have arrested one of the accused in connection with the looting of Rs62,000 from Gopal brick Kiln at Badumphukuri, Dimapur on Tuesday by unidentified gunmen.The Additional Superintendent of Police, Dimapur in a press note has informed that the accused has been identified as Ghutoka Sumi, s/o Khekuto of […]

NPF welcomes former NCP legislators

The two former NCP legislators with Chief Minister Rio, NPF President Dr. Shurhozelie and NPF Secretary General K.G Kenye at the felicitation programme today, February 17. (Morung Photo)   Kohima | February 17 : The erstwhile leaders of the state unit of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), which included Agriculture Minister Dr. Chumben Murry and […]

Natural resources conservation training underway

Dimapur, February 17 (MExN): Training on “Roles of ATMA in natural resources conservation for sustainable livelihood and healthy environment” got underway on February 17 at the Directorate of Soil & Water Conservation, Kohima. The training was inaugurated by director of Soil & Water Conservation Department, R.T.Asang Jamir. H stressed on the needs and importance of […]

CCC on census

Kohima, February 17 (MExN): As per the 2011 Govt. Act. of Registration of Census, the Chiephobozou Central Council informed all the head office and staffs under the jurisdiction of Chiephobozou Sub Division that the enrolment of census registration with effect from February 9 to 28 should be done. Failing to do will invite stern action […]