‘Peace’ is the absence of personal violence, presence of social justice

‘Peace’ is the absence of personal  violence, presence of social justice

Morung Express News Dimapur | March 26   “Peace is the absence of direct/personal violence and the presence of social justice.” This definition of peace by Johan Galtung was highlighted by Dr. Achan Mungleng, Independent Researcher, while discussing the core concepts of peace and the importance of peace education, during a workshop on Equality and […]

Nomination call for Peace Award

Dimapur, December 7 (MExN): Local NGO, Peace Channel would be conferring the 8th Peace Channel award to individuals who have made exceptional contributions in peace building and related issues in Nagaland. The award will be given away during the National Peace Convention 2016 scheduled to be held on February 1, 2016 at Town Hall, Dimapur. […]

Any agreement should usher in peace in Nagaland: KV Pusa

Kohima, December 6 (MExN): AICC member and former minister, KV Pusa has maintained that people should be briefed about the August 3 Framework Agreement to enable them to draw conclusion before the final agreement.   Stating that any agreement should usher in peaceful environment in the State for progress and development, he cautioned that any […]

International Day of Peace observed

International Day of Peace observed

Dimapur, September 22 (MExN): To commemorate the 10th year of its existence and the International Day of Peace, Peace Channel organized a programme under the theme ‘Partnerships for Peace- Dignity for All’ at Don Bosco Institute of Development and Leadership (DBIDL) on September 21. [google_ad_728_90_text] A press note issued by the Peace Channel Desk stated […]


Fr Paul Lelen Haokip   INTRODUCTION: ‘Peace’ and ‘Fight’ have same number of letters and belong to the same English alphabets but they connote entirely different meanings. Men of different races have the same human-nature but might promote either ‘Peace’ or ‘Fight’. The world will continue to have wars and interpersonal conflicts until Jesus comes […]

Stepping towards just peace

By Chingya Luithui   Much analysis has gone into assessing the potential success or failure of the recently signed “framework agreement” between the GOI and NSCN (IM). A common thread has been the “lack of transparency” in not making known the contents of the agreement to the public, particularly the Naga people who are the […]