Ordination of Rev. Fr. Thoppil as Bishop today

Kohima | September 7 : 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 at 10:00 am. The Episcopal Ordination and installation of Very Rev. Fr. James […]

ZYF (AMN) on Sadar Hills issue

Dimapur, September 7 (MExN): The Zeliangrong Youth Front (Assam, Manipur Nagaland) has stated that before initiating and commencement of official works by the State Government with regard to the recently constituted committee christened as “Re-organization of Administrative and Police Boundaries” the State government should first honor and comply the directive of the  Home Minister of […]

51st commemoration of Pochury Black Day observed

Matikhru Women Organisation presenting a solidarity song during the 51st commemoration of Pochury Black Day in Matikhrü Village on September 6.   Dimapur, September 7 (MExN): Every year on September 6, the Pochuries observe ‘Black Day’ in memory of the nine departed souls of Mitikhrü massacred by the Indian army and also to pay homage […]

NHHDC handloom expo introduces value Additio’ technique

A volunteer demonstrates the simple process of extracting fibre from banana stems. (Morung Photo) Yarn obtained from the stems. An example of the myriad uses of yarn obtained from the banana and pineapple plants.   DIMAPUR, SEPTEMBER 6 (MExN): A ‘Special Handloom Expo’ began at Naga Shopping Arcade (Super Market), Dimapur on Tuesday, September 6. […]

'NNC shall uphold Naga national right'

Chedema | September 6 : The 48th Indo-Naga Cease-fire day was observed this morning at Chedema Peace Camp where L. Kaiso, secretary, Naga National Council and Rev Dr. VK Nuh spoke on the occasion. Speaking on the occasion, Kaiso appealed to the churches, its leaders and every Naga in general to pursue and safeguard the […]

REGION Briefs

Inter-ward music contest today Kohima, SeptEMBER 6 (MExN): The NPF 9th Kohima Town A/C is organizing two day long Kohima Town Inter-ward Music (Solo & Band) competition at the State Academy Hall, Kohima from September 7 at 4:00 pm. Alemtemshi Jamir, additional chief secretary & development commissioner will grace the inaugural function as the chief […]

'Work for strengthening political forces for peace'

Kohima | September 6 : The Nagaland Peace Centre (NPC) appealed to everyone to work for strengthening political forces for peace and pray for final political settlement of Naga political issue.“Peace is understood not just in military terms but a phenomenon encompassing economic development, social- political justice, democratization and respect for human rights,” NPC chairman […]

India-Bangladesh talks: No accord on Teesta, Feni waters sharing

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, right, escorts Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh left, after receiving him at the airport in Dhaka, Bangladesh on Tuesday, September 6.  (AP Photo)   Dhaka, September 6 (ANI): India and Bangladesh on Tuesday fell short of arriving at a mutually acceptable accord on the sharing of river waters that pass […]

Interact today with Shillong Chamber Choir on Airtel’s “Talk2Me”

Dimapur, September 6 (MExN): Bharti Airtel, a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 19 countries across Asia and Africa, today added more excitement to its ‘Talk2Me’ offering by giving its customers in Assam and North East the opportunity to chat with the Shillong Chamber Choir live. Airtel customers can talk to the talented Choir […]

Total bandh lifted in Sadar Hills; trucks razed

Imphal, September 6 (NNN): The Sadar Hills Districthood Demand Commitee (SHDDC) has announced to lift its ‘general strike’ in Sadar Hills area after 35 days of its imposition. The bandh will be lifted from the midnight of September 6. However, the economic blockade will continue.Announcing its decision today, the SHDDC said considering the immense suffering […]

EMA UK members gather for annual general meeting

European Manipur Association (EMA) members during the recently held annual general meeting and social gathering at Margate, eastern coast of Kent, United Kingdom.   Dimapur, September 6 (MExN): The annual general meeting and social gathering of the European Manipur Association (EMA) was recently held from August 26 to 29 at Margate, one of the most […]

'Total bandh imposed in Naga areas' lifted; eco blockade to continue

Imphal, September 5 (NNN): The United Naga Council (UNC) has announced to lift its ‘total bandh imposed in Naga areas’ in Manipur from midnight of September 5. However, the economic blockade will continue as it is. With today’s development, passenger buses and taxis will resume their services in Naga areas from tomorrow.The UNC said today […]