Army truck collides with passenger van

DIMAPUR, JANUARY 11 (MExN): Eleven persons were injured when a heavy duty Army recovery truck collided with a passenger taxi – AS 11 3978 (Tata Winger) near Viswema village, Kohima on Tuesday, January 11. According to Kohima traffic police, the mishap occurred around 10:30 am today. The taxi was ferrying 12 persons, including the driver […]

Regional News

NPCC general secretary informs DIMAPUR, JANUARY 11 (MExN): The NPCC general secretary (admn) Medokul Sophie has informed that V. Narayanasamy, General Secretary-AICC i/c Nagaland along with Secretary –AICC, Sanjay Bapna will be having a meeting with PCC office bearers, MLAs, Frontal Chiefs and DCC Presidents. The meeting will be held at Dimapur DCC office at […]

WASA 50th anniversary makes colourful start

Sechü Zubza | January 10 : A weeklong 50th year anniversary of Western Angami Sports Association (WASA) got underway here this morning at WAPO Ground under the theme “Enhance your vision from the past” with Nagaland Legislative Assembly (NLA) speaker Kiyanilie Peseyie as the chief host.Speaking on the occasion, Peseyie asserted that sports is fast […]

REGION Briefs

ULFA chairman meets Baruah’s mother Jeraigaon (Assam), January 11 (PTI): ULFA Chairman Arabinda Rajkhowa today visited the outfit’s elusive ”commander-in-chief” Paresh Baruah’s mother Miliki Baruah, who insisted that her son and others be brought back for the peace talks. “As all of you went out together on your struggle 30 years ago, now bring Paresh […]

Garos in Nagaland appeal for M’laya-Assam peace

Dimapur, January 11 (MExN): Garo organizations in Nagaland today appealed for peace between the Garo and Rabha communities in the Meghalaya-Assam border where the two are currently locked in ethnic conflict. Garo organizations in Nagaland called the conflict a ‘most unfortunate and mutually damaging event.’ The Nagaland Garo Tribal Council (NGTC) and the Garo Students’ […]

Fire destroys top-floor residence

DIMAPUR, JANUARY 10 (MExN): A fire incident early on Monday morning, January 10 destroyed a top-floor residence of a two-storied building at Notun Bosti, Dimapur. The cause of the fire, believed to have started around 3:00 am, is yet to be ascertained. Residents living on the lower floors said that they were awakened, when shouts […]

Parliamentary secy urges students to figure out loopholes behind less enrolment in GHS

Kohima, January 10, (MExN): Englan Range Students’ Union (ERSU), observed its 23rd general conference at New Changsu at its conference hall on January 7,  under the theme “Building a sustainable society”, with parliamentary secretary, geology & mining, irrigation & flood control, border affairs, Y.Patton as the chief guest and advocate, Dimapur Bar Association, Y. Chothungo […]

DC informs on 2nd phase census

Dimapur, January 10 (MExN): The Deputy Commissioner of Dimapur has informed the charge census officers, master trainers, supervisors and enumerators appointed for conducting the Census 2011 that the second phase of the training for supervisors and enumerators for population enumeration will be held in the respective headquarters of the charge officers. For Niuland circle, the training […]

'Regularize W/C employees'

Dimapur, January 10 (MExN): The All Nagaland PWD Field Worker’s Association (ANPWDFWA) has appeal to the Minster Road and Bridges, Nagaland for regularization of W/C employees, those who have completed 15 years of continuous services in PWD (R& B) & Housing Department in the existing vacancies due to implementation of Nagaland Retirement Bill Second Amendment […]

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 […]

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, […]