Culture of Correct Writing

To write well is an exquisite art. The first time I felt its indelible impact was when I picked up my first novel, Pride and Prejudice. It introduced me to an unravelling of how words can leave a powerful impact. Over the years, I have read different genres of books and traversed my mind through […]

Mental Health and Wellness

Aghatoli Chophi, Assistant Professor, Department of English The world health organization estimates that 80,000 people die each year due to suicide which roughly translates as one person per every 40 seconds and suicide was the leading cause among 15 to 29 years old annually. According to research conducted by Nagaland Crime Record Bureau (NCRB) in […]

Keepers of Culture

Keepers of Culture

Dr. Imlisunep, Assistant Professor, Economics Department A couple of years ago, I attended a workshop in Noida at V.V.Giri National Labour Institute for almost a month. Researchers from every part of the country converged to be a part of this programme. After a hectic schedule, the workshop finally came to an end. On the last […]

‘If I rule Nagaland’

‘If I rule Nagaland’

The winning speech According to Public Affairs Index 2018 released by Public Affairs Centre, Nagaland is among one of the worst governed states in India. And according to Ease of Living Index recently released by Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs, our state capital Kohima is the second most unliveable city in India. So, if […]

A ‘Book’ a Day

A ‘Book’ a Day

Noyingbeni T. Erui, Assistant Professor, Department of English   The other day, one of the colleagues asked about my views on why majority of students in Nagaland have bad writing skills. I promptly replied, “Lack of reading habit,” casually. Later, the more I thought about it, the more I realised the depths of feelings I […]

Tell A Tale!

Tell A Tale!

Rajesh Tanti, Asst. Professor, Department of Commerce Whether you are a housewife, student, businessman, teacher, politician or religious leader; we all love stories to share and hear as well. Storytelling is not a new concept to mankind. It is as old as civilization is! Today our life is influenced by stories in different form like […]

Believe in Being the Best

Believe in Being the Best

Asani Eshena, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Management In this world of 7.6 billion of the populace on Earth, there would be scarcely any being who does not want to be successful. Success is something which everyone craves and yearns for but it does not come easily. Daily, we witness and encounter a number of people […]

TEACHING: PASSION OR A JOB?

TEACHING: PASSION OR A JOB?

Onentila Longkumer, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Education While writing this article, I am reminded of an experience. An elder was preparing me to face a teacher interview. Assuming question that came up was, “what is the best quality you think a teacher should possess?” Passion was the first answer that struck our mind. According to […]

Don’t Be A Whacko, Stop TOBACCO!

  Sene Changru, Assistant Professor, Department of History As we all know, to lead a healthy life regular exercise and food that are best for our body are essential. It was only possible because of the consciousness that developed with scientific progress. One habit that is really common in our Naga society is the consumption […]

The Missing Principles in Naga Society

The Missing Principles in Naga Society

Zuchano Khuvung, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science   As a concerned individual, every time I try to ponder on the prevailing state of affairs, I find the two very basic principles missing; “being mindful of others” and “the realization that being in service, whichever profession or occupation we may have, is an obligation”. We […]

Living the Moment

Living the Moment

Manna Zhimo, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Commerce & Management To the hill people from time immemorial Manipur was known as “Meiteileipak” or “Kangleipak” – land of the Meiteis/Tammis/Manipuris. It may be noted that the Manipur valley which is one of the three valleys of the sensitive North-East India situated between the Naga Hills and the […]

Naga Movement in Manipur: Change & Continuity

Naga Movement in Manipur: Change & Continuity

Dr. Rimmei Longmei, Asst. Professor & HOD, Department of Political Science In terms of size and population, Manipur is one of the smallest states in India. having ranked twenty-fourth in the list of states and union territories of the Republic of India by area from largest to smallest, with total geographic area around 22,327 square […]

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