Mushroom production at high altitude areas in Phek: Study

Dimapur, January 8 (MExN): Phek district, with about 94% rural population, lies between 94035’18” to 94038’09” E, and 25037’37” to 25039’47” N in the south-east of Nagaland, at the altitude ranging from 520 to 2900m. Population of Phek was 148246 (2001 census) and it was sparsely populated with population density of 73 person/sq. km. The […]

Tu Nehi album release…

Deputy Commissioner, Dimapur Maongwati Aier is seen releasing a Hindi music album titled ‘Tu Nehi’ on Saturday, January 8 at Hotel Saramati, Dimapur. The music album written, composed and produced by Sohel Acharjee of Dimapur has contribution from big name Bollywood playback singers like Rajyoti Konwar and Tarali Sharma of Assam as well as talented […]

Kohima Club honors Divine Connection

The band members of Divine Connection with Kohima Club president during the felicitation programee at Chedema. (Morung Photo)   Kohima | January 8 : Kohima Club felicitated the achievement of ‘Divine Connection’ for winning the ‘Kurkure Desi Beats Rock On with MTV 2010’ in Mumbai recently. Kohima Club, a group of high school friends  coming […]

Farewell accorded to BDO Zunheboto block

Zunheboto, January 7 (DIPR): A warm farewell was accorded to the outgoing Block Development Officer, RD Block Zunheboto, Kupto by the block staff on January 5 and also welcomed the new incumbent C. Khuvung in the office premises of BDO Zunheboto Block, Zunheboto. Outgoing BDO thanked and lauded the Staff of RD Block Zunheboto for […]

Nagaland’s healthcare “improved”

Dimapur, January 7 (MExN): Nagaland state has shown remarkable improvement in the healthcare delivery sector in the past two years and is currently rated third among the states in terms of healthcare delivery, according to survey conducted by a leading magazine.This was disclosed by Nagaland Minister for Health & Family Welfare Kuzholuzo Neinu at the […]

Gwayhunlo becomes third priest from Rengma tribe

Kohima, January 7 (MExN): Gwayhunlo Lawrence Khing was ordained priest on January 4 by Most Rev. Joseph Mittathany, Arch Bishop Emeritus of Imphal at St. Joseph Parish, Tseminyu village.Rev. Fr. Gwayhunlo Lawrence Khing is now the third priest from the Rengma tribe. Arch Bishop in His sermon said the church in North East is growing […]

India’s failed Highway diplomacy

New Delhi, January 7 (ENS): Losing out to China in the construction of an important stretch of the historic Stilwell Road, that once connected Ledo in Assam to Kumming in China, is a setback to the geopolitical calculations India has been making in its eastern neighbourhood. This section links the Pangsau Pass on the Arunachal […]

Mokokchung DC tours border villages

Mokokchung, January 6 (MExN): 2011: Deputy Commissioner of Mokokchung Lithrongla G. Chishi today visited Lirmen-B village, Aonokpuyimsen, Shihapumi and Satsukba village in Mokokchung near the Assam-Nagaland border and held interactions with the villages’ functionaries.   The deputy commissioner was accompanied by, among others, ADC of Mangkolemba Temsu Longkumer.At Lirmen-B village, DC Chishi exhorted the village’s VDBs […]

‘Stressed out’ Assam Rifles turn to Yoga

Dimapur, January 6 (MExN): Underscoring the effects of a long drawn counter insurgency exercise waged against her ‘enemies’, the Assam Rifles  India’s leading para-military force is conducting a week long Art of Living capsule, including yoga classes for its personnel deployed in Nagaland. A defence release said benefits of yoga and meditation are known ‘stress […]

'Stressed out' Assam Rifles turn to Yoga

Dimapur, January 6 (MExN): Underscoring the effects of a long drawn counter insurgency exercise waged against her ‘enemies’, the Assam Rifles  India’s leading para-military force is conducting a week long Art of Living capsule, including yoga classes for its personnel deployed in Nagaland. A defence release said benefits of yoga and meditation are known ‘stress […]

TDCA mourns

Dimapur, January 6 (MExN): The Tuensang District Cricket Association (TDCA) has mourned the untimely demise of Deepak Sinha, Govind Pradhan and Deepal Shestra of Nagaland Cricket Association on a tragic road accident on December 24. The TDCA general secretary L. B Ussuk in a message has conveyed condolence to the bereaved family members and prays […]

Upgradation of soil & water conservation training centre

Kohima | January 6 : The soil & water conservation training, research & demonstration centre at Zubza which was established in the year 1971 has been imparting training to field level/village level workers and farmers on scientific conservation farming technology and natural resources conservation and management since then.According to an annual administrative report of the […]