‘To sir, with love’

(i) If you don’t have to leave, don’t. If you don’t have to say it, don’t. Leave me to my whims and I will let go in my own time. (ii) Between us there are no secrets. Between us there are no codes. Except, rules and boundaries that can never be broken. (iii) Because you […]

Poems on Love and World Peace

By Tialila Kikon   1.  Indeed Life is beautiful not as much when ugly we feed. Peace is harmony not as sure when chaos we create. Love is life not as deep when hate we feel. 2. A Fleeting Thought No hungry children in the world if ammunitions could feed no bloodshed on earth if […]

District tour of the CEO with ‘The Naga Blog’

District tour of the CEO with ‘The Naga Blog’

Nokho Nyekha Naga: Dear friends, I am delighted to inform that a few representatives of ‘The Naga Blog – Clean Election Cell’ shall be visiting all the districts of Nagaland, along with the Chief Electoral Officer and his entourage, starting with Phek District on 2nd and 3rd May, 2016.   Kindly note that this suggestion […]

Nozole

Nozole

(i) I am a closet writer. I dare not type your name or profess what I really feel. Am I then a closet ‘feeler’ too? (ii) Half-finished sentences, Stolen glances, Unnecessary calls, Indirect messages; How long before we realize the futility of living a half-life? (iii) What does it take to get the message across? […]

The ground beneath our feet

The ground beneath our feet

On Wednesday evening around 7.27 pm the wind that had been blowing all day suddenly increased in tempo. My sister heard the wind roar mightily on its way downward toward the town of Kohima. Immediately after that the earthquake descended on us; the old part of my mother’s house which is mostly wood, and part […]

For you, Akoko

For you, Akoko

If I so much as speak a decibel louder than you, Does that make me less a lady? If I laugh louder than you just because I find it funnier Am I out of line? If I let my hair down and have a night out with wine and laughter, Does that make me cheap? […]

A clarion call to the youth for clean election

A clarion call to the  youth for clean election

Nokchem Angth: It is time for Nagaland, special reference to the youth, to take under consideration. I think, we have discussed enough and even now we are discussing and we will discuss even more later, but the things remain same. Why is it so? We complain and make noise for the lack of Development after […]

Tonight

Tonight

Tonight there will be some wetting their pillow with tears. Tonight there will be lovers cuddling under warm blankets and tonight there will be people like me with only poetry for company. THOUGHTS Tonight my thoughts could burn the farthest miles. So I send you a message through the breeze that plies by my window. […]

STAIRWAY TO TAX ‘HEAVEN’:

STAIRWAY TO TAX ‘HEAVEN’:

Your guide to Panama Papers and Offshore operation   Moa Jamir Morung Express Feature An investigation into the sprawling secretive industry of offshore dealing known as the “Panama Papers” was released recently exposing offshore financial dealings of the rich and famous and politically connected, as well as the leaders of some countries.   The International […]

Own a Horse not Cars

Own a Horse not Cars

Vebu Khamo: I was intrigued to hear one of our senior lecturers in the college narrating a conversation that happened with a taxi driver in town. As the man drove the cab, he commented that after all the years of driving, he felt the roads in Nagaland are not suitable for cars and owning a […]

Book Review

Book Review

Book titled ‘Education and Nation Building’ authored by Dr.VRK Prasad, Vice Chancellor, The ICFAI University, Nagaland was released on 11th Feb 2016 by Prof VN. Rajasekharan Pillai, Former Chairman, UGC at a national seminar conducted in the University. The book is a collection of thoughts, perceptions and views of the author formed over the years […]

Reservation of backward category in Nagaland

Reservation of backward category in Nagaland

The Naga Blog is a forum on facebook where Nagas from Nagaland and around the world network, share ideas and discuss a wide range of topics from politics and philosophy to music  and current events in Nagaland and beyond. The blog is not owned by any individual, nor is it affiliated to or associated with […]

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