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 […]

Diseases of Ornamental plants and their Management

 Tushnima Chaudhuri1 and Tasvina R. Borah2 PhD Scholar, BCKV 2. Scientist, ICAR NEH Complex   Ornamentals are economically important commercial plants used for various purposes. The cultivation of ornamental plants has become an important segment of agri-horticultural economic enterprises and a lucrative sector of employment generation due to demand in International and Domestic markets. They […]

Necessities of Plant Biodiversity Conservation and Utilization

Patu Khate Zeliang Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Jalukie, Peren   Introduction: Plants are the primary source of energy in the biosphere and it is the basis of all life. Plants are one of the most important sources of food, fuel and medicines.  Application of plants to health care perhaps dates back to prehistoric period. There are […]

Weather based integrated agro advisory for the month of August

  Crop Advisories Timely weeding and hoeing in the standing crops and vegetables should be done to protect them from weeds keeping in mind their rapid growth in the rainy season. Proper drainage should be done in all pulses, vegetables and other crops Bees are important source for pollination in vegetable crops therefore, bee keeping should […]

Making science simpler does not help

Imlisanen Jamir Science on the internet can be an incredibly mesmerizing and contradictory thing. Is coffee good or bad for you? Do opposites really attract? Should you stretch before running?   Depending on where you look on the web, there are different answers. Almost all of us these days are influenced, consciously or not, by […]

Nagaland: 6th Inter-departmental badminton tournament at Pughoboto underway

Nagaland: 6th Inter-departmental badminton tournament at Pughoboto underway

Pughoboto, August 13 (MExN): The 6th Inter-Departmental Badminton tournament, Pughoboto was declared open by SDEO Pughoboto, V. Yashito Swu in the presence of ADC, Phuleshe K. Yepthomi administrators, officers and others at the badminton stadium Pughoboto on August 13.   According to a DIPR report, Yashito in his short speech highlighted the vital role of […]

Nagaland: 5th Altrura Open Football Tournament from Sept 6

Dimapur, August 13 (MExN): The 5th Altrura Open Football Tournament (5th AOFT) organised by the Altrura Society will commence from September 6 to 15 at Chümoukedima town local ground.   A press release informed that the registration fee for the tournament is Rs. 4500. The champions and runners-up will walk home with a cash prize […]

Health & Wellness in Nagaland

On August 9, the State’s Department of Health and Family Welfare launched Health & Wellness Centres (HWCs) programme under Ayushman Bharat at Urban Primary Health Centre Seikhazou, Kohima.   An optimistic Nagaland’s Minister for Health & Family Welfare, Pangnyu Phom noted during the launching that the Government of India had envisaged upgrading all the 1.5 […]

The Christians as I observed

Renthungo C Humtsoe Assistant Professor, St.Joseph’s College Jakhama.   It’s true I am proud to be a Christian, represent Jesus Christ and proclaim the Gospel that has forever transposed my life. But while I am all for Christianity and the progression of the gospel, I can honestly say that the way some Christians act breaks […]

Left-Hander’s Day: Celebrating uniqueness and difference

Bausha Paüwüng Longleng   International Left-Hander’s Day observe every year on August 13 to promote awareness of the inconveniences faced by left-handers in a predominantly right-handed world. Roughly ten percent of the world’s population are left handed people who in today’s society adapt to use tools and objects made for righties. The inventors apparently made […]