‘Nagaland seems to have taken a back seat in quality edu’

Joint director (Higher Education) & coordinator NAAC, Nagaland, Megono Liegise (centre) replying to queries during discussion hour of seminar on NAAC at Dimapur Government College, Friday. Also seen DGC principal, Dr. Norbert Noraho (right) and PCC academic dean Dr. RK Behara. (Morung Photo)   Dimapur | September 3 : Judging by the “three pillars” to […]

LIC Mkg observes Insurance Week

Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) Mokokchung Branch Manager, C.Wati Aier lighting the traditional lamp in commemoration of the 55th Anniversary of nationalization of LIC. (Morung Photo)   Mokokchung | September 3 : Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) Mokokchung Branch along with the rest of the country is observing ‘Insurance Week’ from September 1 […]

Profile of Reverend Fr. James Thoppil

Kohima, September 2 (MExN): Reverend Fr. James Thoppil will be ordained as the Bishop of the Diocese of Kohima on September 8.Rev. Fr. James Thoppil was born in Neezhoor, Kerala, on March 2, 1959. His father, deceased in 1962, was Charalel Uthuppan. His mother Anna Karimkunnam is now 89 years old and is in good […]

BJP State Unit comment on ENPO’s statehood demand

Dimapur, September 1 (MExN): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Nagaland State Unit today issued a press note on the demand for a separate statehood. The note said that the cabinet’s minister team of the Eastern Nagaland had met the chief minister on July 21 and according to local dailies “there is some pressure for internal […]

Peren edu. Board refutes charges

Dimapur, September 1 (MExN): An organization, Peren District Education Board, today refuted the claims of Zeliangrong Union of Nagaland that no organization by in the name of the form exists in Peren and raised questioned about money being collected by the said board. A note from the board said today that the organization was formed […]

REGION Briefs

Evening of short films today Kohima, September 1 (MExN): Headhunters entertainment is organizing a programme- evening of short films on September 2 at 5:00 pm at Heritage Complex, Kohima. The evening of short films will feature “Explore Kohima,” “Worker Drone”, “Ancient Gansta” and “The Debt.” Additional chief secretary Alemtemshi Jamir will be the chief guest. […]

Ordination of Rev. Fr. James Thoppil as Bishop of Kohima

Kohima | September 1 : The Catholic Church in Nagaland is all set to witness the Episcopal Ordination of its priest Rev. Fr. James Thoppil as the Bishop of Kohima on September 8 at Cathedral Church of Mary Help of Christians, Kohima.Rev. Fr. Thoppil will be the third Bishop of the Diocese. Pope Benedict XVI […]

KKYNL and its frontal orgs upholds UNC decision

Dimapur, September 1 (MExN): The Kharao Khaorui Yairum Naga Long (Sagolmang Area Naga Long) has expressed strong resentment and objection towards what it stated was the current outrageous and incessant agitation launched by the SHDCC pressuring Manipur State government to expedite creation of so called Sadar Hills District at the expense of the indigenous Naga […]

Zeliangrong Union objects to separate Kuki district

Dimapur, August 31 (MExN): The Zeliangrong community of Assam, Manipur & Nagaland today raised strong objections to the “Kuki demand for ‘Sadar-Hills District’” out from land traditionally held and owned by Nagas. The Zeliangrong Union addressed a representation to the chief minister of Manipur today cautioning that “we cannot tolerate the politics of conversion of […]

Faraway Tawang inspired to take on corruption

Guwahati | August 31 : The recent anti-graft movement of Anna Hazare at Ramlila Maidan in New Delhi has greatly inspired the people living in the Indo-China border area of Tawang. The people of Arunachal Pradesh living in this border area has threatened to start a ‘Delhi Chalo’ movement if the ongoing road construction work […]

Sadar Hills Memo to Chidambaram

Imphal | August 31 : The Sadar Hills Districthood Demand Committee (SHDDC) has once again taken its anguish to Union home minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday saying that the state government of Manipur continues to ignore the sentiment of the people of Sadar Hills. In a representation to the Union home minister signed by SHDDC […]

REGION Briefs

EUUN inducts women affairs Secy Kohima, August 31 (MExN): The Educated Unemployed Union Nagaland (EUUN) in its emergency meeting held on 30th August 2011 has inducted Kevisesienuo Vizo as the Secretary, Women Affairs for the rest of the tenure.  In this regard, the newly inducted is directed to submit joining report and assume responsibilities and […]