Three discharged from Naga Army: GPRN/NSCN

DIMAPUR, JULY 30 (MExN): The GPRN/NSCN has informed that three persons have been discharged from the Naga Army. According to a press note through the MIP, they include Sgt. Maj. Ui Konyak, bearing Naga Army no. 16079, son of Gango, hailing from Lanphons hiho, Konyak Region. He has been discharged from active national service on […]

NST bus service from Dimapur-A.K Industrial Village introduced

Dimapur, July 30 (MExN): P.Dako Phom, Parliamentary Secretary, Transport and Mechanical Engineering, Nagaland has inaugurated a new NST bus service between Dimapur-A.K Industrial Village on July 28. In the inaugural programme, Pekruseto Angami, general manager, NST along with senior officers of the Department and other public leaders of the area were also present. In his […]

Eight apprehended for extortion, robbery, drugs

DIMAPUR, JULY 29 (MExN): Six persons were arrested by the police in connection with separate cases of crime in the past few days by the police. According to a press release from the Additional Superintendent of Police, Dimapur the transgressions were relating to possession of arms, extortion, robbery and drug trafficking. On Friday, July 29 […]

REGION Briefs

IGAR (N) greets Chang community Dimapur, July 29 (MExN): Maj Gen Sandeep Singh, AVSM, SM, VSM, IGAR (N) and all ranks of Assam Rifles extend “very warm greeting to people to the Chang tribe on “Naknyulum festival”. While wishing the tribe prosperity in all spheres and “endeavour to push towards everlasting peace” in the region. […]

Farmers meet on DBT’s mission planting material project

Kohima | July 30 : The beneficiaries of “DBT’s Mission planting material and utilization” have a great reason to rejoice with the progress of the farming activities under such project.The project, a multi-institutional collaborative programme under the Department of Bio Technology, Government of India, was undertaken for Nagaland by Nagaland University (NU) and implemented by […]

Spiritual “Reload” for youngsters

A section of the youth during the praise and worhip service at  the “Reload” youth rally at Town Baptist Church Dimapur. (Inset) Rev Dr. Jacob Cherian. (Morung Photo)   Dimapur | July 29 : The “Reload” youth rally held at Town Baptist Church on Friday evening was a programme where the youth got spiritual “reload” […]

DCCI expresses solidarity with petroleum dealers

Dimapur, July 29 (MExN): The Dimapur Chamber of Commerce & Industry (DCCI) is deeply concerned over the plight of businessmen in the state, particularly the Petroleum Dealers’ Association (PDA) who had expressed frustration and misery at the unending extortion culture in the state.   The DCCI issued a note today referring to the grievances of […]

‘Denying Rights to women is denying Dignity of Life’

Kohima | July 29 : Former Judge of Supreme Court of India and Chairman of UP Human Rights’ Commission, Justice KK Sema has said if women are deprived of any social provisions by the state, it is a denial of rights guaranteed to women under the Indian Constitution. The former judge was addressing women during […]

More transfer& posting of IAS/NCS/NSS officers

DIMAPUR, JULY 29 (MExN): In  partial  modification and continuation to this Department’s Notification of even No. dated 14.7.2011, and in interest of public service, the Governor of Nagaland is pleased to order transfer & posting of the following IAS/NCS/NSS officers with immediate effect as under:-1.    Kensonyu Yhome, IAS, ADC, Mokokchung shall hold additional charge of […]

Intangki: ‘Accused has escaped to Manipur’

Dimapur, July 29 (MExN): A youth organization of the western Sumi today said a third person accused in the June 30 attack on Inavi village in Peren has “likely gone back to Manipur” after eluding arrest Beisumpuikam village. An organization, Western Sumi Youth Front (WSYF), issued a statement today quoting ‘reliable source’ for the information. […]

Rehab centers in Manipur torturing inmates, says MDUF

Imphal | July 29 : Manipur Drug Users’ Forum (MDUF) has launched a scathing attack on some rehabilitation centers in the state for violating human rights and for treating the addicts devoid of compassion and human value. The rehab centers are allegedly doing corny business in the name of rehabilitation and treatment. Highlighting the sorry […]

IGAR(S) provides assistance to Orphanage

DIMAPUR, JULY 29 (MExN): Major General C A Krishnan, AVSM, IGAR(S) and Mrs Sadhya Krishnan, Present ARWWA, IGAR (S) interacted with the children of Orphanage Home and Rural Youth Training Centre, Phungcham, Ukhrul on 28 July 2011.  In a simple function organised by 17 Assam Rifles of 10 Sector Assam Rifles at Somsai the IGAR […]