Tangkhul elder passes away

UKHRUL, May 6 (MExN): The Chairman of the Tangkhul Naga Zingtun Longphang (TNZL), the Western Tangkhul Naga Council Mr. L. Ngashimpam of Teinem Village passed away yesterday at around 6:00 am in the morning at his residence at Imphal Chingmeirong, according to a source. A condolence service was held at Tangkhul Naga Long (TNL) Conference […]

Naga student 'martyrs' honored in May 6 anniv

Local singers in traditional attire presenting a song during the 1st Anniversary of the May 6, 2010 Mao Gate incident on Friday, May 6. (NNN Photo)   Imphal | May 6 : Nagas observed the first anniversary of May 6 Mao Gate incident today in the Manipur-Nagaland border. Large number of people from Manipur and […]

24-hr Ukhrul bandh peaceful with relative success

Imphal, May 5 (NNN): The 24-hour total bandh in Ukhrul district called by Tangkhul Coordination Committee (TCC) starting midnight May 4 against the “imposition” of Autonomous District Council (ADC) Act in the hill districts of Manipur has passed off peacefully with the district headquarters wearing a relatively desolate look. The bandh has gone through despite […]

Global tour of St. John Bosco’s relic arrives Kma

Kohima | May 5 : A casket containing the St. John Bosco’s relic which is currently on global tour has finally reached the state capital this evening.It was first arrived at Khuzama and latter at the Little Flower School (LFS) Kohima.The event is part of the preparation of the bi-centenary of the birth of St. […]

NPF Manipur enrolment underway

Imphal | May 5 : The Naga Peoples’ Front (NPF) has been operating in Manipur since March 31 as one of the regional political parties, according to its general secretary (Manipur unit) S. Kho John. Mentionably, NPF led Democratic Alliance of Nagaland (DAN) government is in its second term in Nagaland under the leadership of […]

Therie alleges involvement of UGs in electioneering

Wapangtemjen of GPRN/NSCN who was arrested by NSCN/GPRN.   Mokokchung, May 5 (MExN): As election campaigning for the 26th Aonglenden Assembly Constituency comes to an end today, the NPCC Election Campaign Convener, K Therie (former Finance Minister and veteran Congress politician) alleged the involvement of underground cadres in this by-election and strongly appealed refrain from […]

DAN Campaigns for Toshipokba, assures success

Mokokchung, May 4 (MExN): Almost all the DAN Legislators led by Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio and NPF president Dr Shurhozelie Lezietsu and Lok Sabha MP CM Chang campaigned for NPF candidate Toshipokba Longkumer at Town Hall Mokokchung today. The message from Nagaland Chief Minister was clear; this is an election between the ‘Government and Opposition’ […]

Ahead of by-poll, Congress workers resign under Mkg

DIMAPUR, MAY 4 (MExN): The NPF has wholeheartedly welcomed the under-mentioned erstwhile Congress leaders under Mokokchung and 26 Aonglengden assembly constituency who have decided to resign from the Congress party and join the NPF under the dynamic leadership of NPF President Dr. Shürhozelie and visionary Chief Minister of Nagaland, Neiphiu Rio. This was informed in […]

Storm damages houses at Khonoma

A roofless house at Khonoma village. The cyclonic storm on May 3 had damaged 66 houses in the village. (DIPR Photo)   Kohima, May 4 (DIPR): The cyclonic storm that lashed the State capital yesterday, May 3, damaged 66 houses at Khonoma village including a guesthouse belonging to the Christian Revival Church. According to the […]

Governor, CM of Nagaland condole

DIMAPUR, MAY 4 (MExN): As reports came in about the demise of Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu in a helicopter crash, the Nagaland government expressed condolence over the tragic incident. Nagaland Governor Nikhil Kumar in a condolence message described Dorjee Khandu as someone who made an outstanding contribution and service to the people of […]

Ukhrul rejoices at news of remittance

Ukhrul | May 3 : The most interesting news currently in Ukhrul town is the coming of remittance (salary) for the people. People of Ukhrul town are considering today, May 2 as ‘the best day’ with the news that remittance has arrived in Ukhrul State Bank of India (SBI) specially meant to be allotted for […]

UNC to observe May 6 death anniversary

Imphal | May 3 : The Naga people will observe the first death anniversary of the two students who were killed in the security force firing last year in the Manipur-Nagaland border at Mao Gate, according to the United Naga Council. Neli Chakho and Dikho Loshou were killed in the security force firing on May […]