Army recruitment rally from January 21

Kohima, January 14 (MExN): An army recruitment rally iwill be conducted at Koirangei Imphal East (Manipur) from January 21 to 30.  The venue of the recruitment rally is old Air Field location, Koirangei Imphal (East), Manipur.  The recruitment is open for male candidates only for the following categories: Soldier General Duties (GD), Soldier Clerk (Clk) […]

Mizoram launches flagship programme

Aizawl | January 14 : The flagship programme of Lal Thanhawla led Mizoram government; the New Land Use Policy (NLUP) was formally launched today at a public reception held in Vanapa Hall, Aizawl. Simultaneous launching programmes of NLUP were also organised in six other district headquarters, viz. Lunglei, Saiha, Kolasib, Serchhip, Mamit and Champhai and […]

JAC imposes 48-hour bandh; Maruti van torched

Imphal | January 14 : The JAC against the brutal murder of Dr Naorem Kunjabihari has imposed a 48-hour total bandh today on the Imphal–Moreh section of the National Highway at Kakwa in Manipur following “negligence” by the government on their demands. A Maruti van has been torched by the angry protestors at Kakwa even […]

Mystery surrounding the murder of BSEM chairman rages on

Imphal | January 13 : The protest against the cold-blooded murder of Dr Naorem Kunjabihari, chairman of Manipur education board, in his office chamber by an armed miscreant on January 11 continues unabated with the Kakwa portion of National Highway 39 being interrupted by the protesters today. The local population, overwhelmingly women, frustrated vehicular movement […]

Assam Rifles uses ‘terror’ tag, again

DIMAPUR, JANUARY 13 (MExN): It has been quite sometime since anyone has used the T word in this part of the world, except for those times when there were very bitter media wars among factions. Now the leading Para Military force is using the tag ‘terrorist’ after quite a lull. “Troops of 28 Assam Rifles […]

Organisations condemn rape of physically challenged girl

Dimapur, January 13 (MExN): The Wokha Town Elumyo Ekhung (WTEE) and Wokha Town Elumyo Eloe Ekhung (WTEEE) have condemned the rape of physically challenged girl from Elumyo village by three immigrants on January 9 at Padum Pukhuri, Dimapur.The organisations in a condemnation note issued by WTEE chairman Yanrenthung Tsanglao and WTEEE secretary Lopeno Tsanglao has […]

REGION Briefs

‘Municipal polls will affect Meghalaya locals’ Shillong, January 13 (PTI): Eleven organisations today said the planned municipal elections in Meghalaya will affect the local tribes people.  In a joint representation to Chief Minister Mukul Sangma, Joint Action Committee Against Municipality said the municipal elections will "adversely affect the indigenous people".  The organisations sought cancellation of […]

DMC warns vendors

Dimapur, January 13 (MExN): The Dimapur Municipal Council has warned the “foot-path vendors” for occupying public pavement at various places in Dimapur causing inconvenience to the pedestrian. “…the foot-path vendors are once again cautioned not to repeat such odd practices. Defaulters shall be penalized as per the provision of the Law/Act,” stated a press note […]

Truck lost and recovered

Dimapur, January 13 (MExN): Definitely not the regular ‘lost and found’ story, this account is. A truck which went missing (stolen) on October 11, 2010 was sighted under a new registration number in Dimapur Wednesday last, January 12. The sighting was made by the driver of the missing truck at Ghorapatti at a servicing station. […]

An aerial view of Chessore village

An aerial view of Chessore village. The village students union is hosting the 45th general conference of Yimchungrü Akherü Arihaho (YAA) since January 11 in coinciding with its golden jubilee celebration. (Morung Photo/Chizokho Vero)

ANTA Dimapur unit clarifies

Dimapur, January 13 (MExN): The All Nagaland Taxi Association (ANTA) Dimapur unit has refuted a news item that was published on January 13 in local dailies issued by one ‘Ananto Zhimomi,’ who was described as a self styled general secretary of ANTA Dimapur unit. A clarification note issued by vice president Ghotoi Awomi and general […]

Aphuyemi Sumi Kuqhakulu Kma condoles

Dimapur, January 13 (MExN): The Aphuyemi Sumi Kuqhakulu Kohima expresses great shock and profound sadness on the sudden demise of P. Inaho Swu, Shesulim village, former president of Aphuyemi Sumi Kuqhakulu Kohima, at Naga Hospital Authority Kohima at around 3:00 pm on January 13. A condolence note issued by T. Vixepu Swu, president and K. […]