Open Mount Japfu climbing competition

Kohima, January 10 (MExN): The Nagaland Association for Adventure, Mountaineering & Education (NAAME) with a theme ‘inculcate in youth the value of nature for healthy living” is organizing open natural rock climbing competition to Mount Japfu on January 19 as part of National Youth Week day celebration.The winner will be awarded with cash prize of […]

One arrested over vehicle theft in Dimapur

Dimapur, January 10 (MExN): The Dimapur Police had arrested one Ramesh Yadav (30 yrs) S/o Abhey Singh of Aluwar, Rajasthan, and a resident of 4th Mile Dimapur while fleeing with a bolero from the Mela at Burma Camp at around 7:30 pm on January 9.According to a press note issued by additional superintendent of police, […]

Puro clan condemn Jan 3 rape incident at Kikruma

Kikruma, January 10 (MExN): A minor was “mercilessly tortured, physically assaulted and allegedly raped” at Kikruma village on Janaury 3, 6:30 pm by a one Tsahuyo Thira, who is a government employee and former champion of Naga wrestling.The Puro clan of The Puro clan of Kikruma village henceforth strongly condemns the heinous crime committed by […]

Passport adalat to be held at Guwahati

Kohima, January 10 (DIPR): Regional Passport Office, Guwahati will be conducting a Passport Adalat on February 5, 2011 and March 5, 2011 to solve grievances connected with passport matters. Passport applicants who have submitted their application after 31st December 2007 and before 1st January 2010 and whose passports have not been granted for count of […]

Assam issues shoot-at-sight order

Guwahati, January 10 (AGENCIES): The Union government has sent 10 companies of paramilitary forces to the Assam-Meghalaya border even as the Assam government has issued a shoot-at-sight order to prevent escalation of ethnic violence between the Garos and the Rabhas of the two neighbouring States.Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi told journalists here on Monday that the […]

Mizo edu minister for propagating Hindi in the state

Aizawl | January 10 : Mizoram education minister Lalsawta today said that Hindi is a universal language, “and it’s an utmost duty of people in Mizoram to respect and propagate national language in the state from grassroots level”. The minister said this while delivering speech on the occasion of World Hindi Day in Aizawl. He […]

AR launches self empowerment project for women

Dimapur, January 9 (MExN): The 20 Assam Rifles under HQ 5 Sect Assam Rifles of IGAR (N) in its bid to address the social issue of empowerment of women folk in Medziphema sub division, established a Self Help Production cum Training Centre for stitching and knitting at the battalion HQ located at Ghaspani. The course […]

For those who chose to work for God’s mission

Chungtia | January 9 : For those who believe, perhaps there can be ‘miracles’. Ninety two year old Rev P Chuchang who was in the Lord’s service for the past more than 50 years and now retiring in his native village, it was a gift from the God, as one officer in Mokokchung who he […]

'Bond of friendship more important than winning'

Sazo Yoshu and others with participants of Thevonu Football Trophy in Chetheba on January 8. (Morung Photo)   Chetheba | January 9 : Parliamentary secretary for social welfare & women development Chotisüh Sazo today asserted that the bond of friendship is more important than winning prizes in the tournament.Speaking at the Thevonü Football Trophy here […]

VAT directive for transporters issued

Dimapur, January 9 (MExN): The Commissioner of Taxes of Nagaland today directed all owners or persons of taxable goods to adhere to statutory provisions of taxes and present declaration Value Added Tax (VAT) forms when required before officer in-charge at taxation check posts. The Taxes administration took strong note that in spite of wide circulation […]

Assam ethnic clashes: Fresh firing at the border

Guwahati, January 9 (NDTV):  After two days of relative calm at the  Assam-Meghalaya border fresh firing was reported between two groups on Sunday morning. More violence erupted on late Saturday night as three houses were set on fire.The two communities – Garos and Rabhas – have been clashing along ethnic lines in Assam’s Goalpara District […]

BJP aims to attack UPA's scam record to win in 2014

Guwahati, January 9 (Agencies): The Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) two-day national executive meeting concluded Sunday with a clear message that the party was eyeing power in the 2014 parliamentary elections by going hammer and tongs against the Congress-led UPA government over corruption and scandals rocking the country.‘I would say 2010 is a turning point in […]