PDA govt ‘building castles in the air’: Opposition tears into Nagaland 2019-20 budget

PDA govt ‘building castles in the air’: Opposition tears into Nagaland 2019-20 budget

TR Zeliang (Morung File Photo) Our Correspondent Kohima | February 26 Opposition Naga People’s Front (NPF) on Monday rained a barrage of criticism on the State budget 2019-20 which Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio presented in the Assembly on February 25. The leader of opposition TR Zeliang pointed out anomaly in the Goods and Services Tax […]

Promoting music as an industry in Nagaland

Promoting music as an industry in Nagaland

Representative Image: An artist performs at the Hornbill Guitar Jamboree as a part of the Hornbill International Music Festival 2018 at Agri Expo, Dimapur on December 4, 2018. (Morung File Photo by Manen Aier) Our CorrespondentKohima | February 26 Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio today said that the government has constantly pursued its declared policy of […]

Nagaland Budget: 2018-19 close with Rs 1,661.68 crore deficit

Nagaland Budget: 2018-19 close with Rs 1,661.68 crore deficit

C • Earmarks Rs.609 crore for developmental activities • 2019-20 estimated to close with negative balance of Rs. 1,611.98 crore Our CorrespondentKohima | February 25 Nagaland’s Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio, who also holds finance portfolio today presented Nagaland Budget for 2019-20 at the third session of 13th Nagaland Legislative Assembly here and later termed it […]

C-Edge College observes International Mother Language Day

C-Edge College observes International Mother Language Day

Students presenting a folk song during the observance of International Mother Language Day at C-Edge College held on February 21. (Photo Courtesy: C-Edge College) Dimapur, February 24 (MExN): With an aim to promote and create awareness of linguistic and cultural diversity and preservation of multi-lingual, C-Edge College, Dimapur observed International Mother Language Day on February […]

Opposition stages walk-out of Nagaland assembly session

Opposition stages walk-out of Nagaland assembly session

A session of Nagaland Legislative Assembly in Progress. (DIPR Photo) Our Correspondent Kohima | February 23 The opposition Naga People’s Front (NPF) legislators today staged a walk-out of the Nagaland Legislative Assembly session during the Question Hour alleging that the ruling PDA government was not following the laid down rules and procedure of the House. […]

NFHRCC: Will stick to the original foothills road alignment

NFHRCC: Will stick to the original foothills road alignment

Representative Image: In this photo taken in 2016, the construction activities are seen at a bridge over Doyang River. The construction was part of the ongoing Nagaland Foothills Road project. (File Photo) DIMAPUR, FEBRUARY 23 (MExN): The Nagaland Foothills Road Coordination Committee (NFHRCC) issued a press release on February 23 reiterating its commitment to stick […]

Bad roads make it to Nagaland board exams

Bad roads make it to Nagaland board exams

The English question paper of the ongoing Nagaland Board of School Education’s High School Leaving Certificate Examinations 2019. The paper held on February 13 asked the students to write on the state’s ‘Poor road conditions’ in about 120-150 words. The question accompanied by visuals was worth 5 marks. (Morung Photo by Special Arrangement) Students asked […]

ILP will be made applicable to the entire state including Dimapur: Nagaland Governor

ILP will be made applicable to the entire state including Dimapur: Nagaland Governor

Nagaland Governor, PB Acharya addressing the 3rd session of 13th Nagaland Legislative Assembly (NLA) on February 21 at NLA Secretariat. The 3rd session culminates February 26. (DIPR Photo) Our Correspondent Kohima | February 21 Nagaland State Governor, PB Acharya, today said that the Inner Line Permit (ILP) will be made applicable to the entire State, […]

Nagaland: Justice Uma Nath to take oath as Lokayukta

Nagaland: Justice Uma Nath to take oath as Lokayukta

File Photo: Justice Uma Nath Singh. (Photo Courtesy: Live Law/Twitter) Kohima, February 20 (MExN): The Governor of Nagaland, PB Acharya will administer the Oath of Office to Justice Uma Nath Singh, former Chief Justice of Meghalaya High Court, as the Lokayukta of Nagaland on February 22, Friday, at Durbar Hall, Raj Bhavan Kohima at 6:30 […]

NPP disapproves Amit Shah’s remark

NPP disapproves Amit Shah’s remark

Dimapur, February 20 (MExN): The National People’s Party (NPP) Nagaland State Unit has expressed its displeasure at the recent statement of Amit Shah, President BJP promising to re-introduce and implement the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill if voted back to power in 2019. The party in a press release today, appealed to the BJP leadership “to be […]

ATMA Jakhama trains on low cost vermicomposting

ATMA Jakhama trains on low cost vermicomposting

Trainees engaged in the hands on demonstration on low cost vermicomposting method held at Guava Farm School, Pfuchama on February 15. (Photo Courtesy: ATMA Jakhama) Kohima, February 20 (MExN): With the objective to add nutrients to the soil with natural fertilizer, ATMA Jakhama Block conducted training cum hands on demonstration on low cost vermicomposting method […]

‘Meet in Nagaland’

‘Meet in Nagaland’

(Left) DC Dimapur Kevekha Kevin Zehol addressing the inaugural held on February 20. (Right) various items on display at the 1st Naga International Trade Fair & Summit underway at Agri Expo, Dimapur. The summit will culminate on February 23. (Morung Photo by Soreishim Mahong) 1st Naga International Trade Fair & Summit commences Morung Express News […]