World Aids Day observed at Jalukie

PEREN, December 3 (MExN): Along with the rest of the world, Peren observed World Aids Day at Jalukie Town Local Baptist Church with Mongzeung Mpom, Pastor Jalukie Town Local Baptist Church as speaker.   The pastor underscored the need to take the issue of HIV/AIDS seriously and also called for a stop to discrimination and […]

‘All stakeholders need to unite to fight HIV/AIDS epidemic’

‘All stakeholders need to unite to fight HIV/AIDS epidemic’

Deputy Commissioner, Phek Shanavas along with officials during observation of World AIDS Day at Phek.   DIMAPUR, DECEMBER 1 (MExN): District AIDS Prevention and Control Unit (DAPCU), Phek along with PNP+ & Eureka Life Foundation (ELF) observed World AIDS Day on December 1, 2017 at Phek Town Council Hall. The program was attended by DAPCU […]

NSLSA district units commemorate World Aids Day

NSLSA district units commemorate World Aids Day

DIMAPUR, DECEMBER 1 (MExN): The district units of the Nagaland State Legal Services Authority (NSLSA) observed World AIDS Day in Mon, Dimapur, Wokha, Longleng, Zunheboto, Wokha Mokokchung, Phek districts in collaboration with different organizations.   The District AIDS Prevention and Control Unit (DAPCU) Wokha in collaboration with Wokha District Legal Services Authority (WDLSA) commemorated the […]

20 HIV positive detected in Zunheboto from April-October 2017

20 HIV positive detected in Zunheboto from April-October 2017

Guest Speaker, Captain Dr. Abhishek Sharma along with dignitaries during the observation of World AIDS Day at Zunheboto. (DIPR Photo)   DIMAPUR, DECEMBER 1 (MExN): Joining the rest of the world, the World AIDS Day was observed here at SKK Jubilee Hall, Zunheboto on December 1, 2017. The programme was organised by DACPU in collaboration […]

‘Lack of awareness to blame for HIV and AIDS stigma’

‘Lack of awareness to blame for HIV and AIDS stigma’

 (December 1 is World AIDS Day)   New Delhi, December 1 (IANS) Lack of awareness, not people, are to blame for the prevailing prejudices against HIV and AIDS in our society, says a 41-year-old HIV-positive woman who has come out in the open to fight the stigma attached to the condition.   Mona Balani has […]

Vigils, campaigns mark World AIDS Day

Vigils, campaigns mark World AIDS Day

December 1(Reuters) – From awareness campaigns to candle-lit vigils, people around the globe are marking World AIDS Day on Thursday.   Each year, people across countries gather on Dec. 1 to promote awareness about the fight against HIV/AIDS and remember those who lost their lives. The hashtag #WorldAIDSDay trended on Twitter as users posted messages […]

NUN shows resentment to State government

Kohima, December 1 (MExN): On the occasion of World AIDS Day today, Nagaland Users’ Network (NUN) showed its resentment towards the State government by wearing black ribbons instead of the usual red ribbon and displayed banner at the State Academy Hall here. NUN was protesting against State government hampering the HIV services by delaying release […]

World AIDS Day observed in Peren

Peren, December 1 (MExN): World AIDS Day was observed in Peren with the theme ‘Getting to Zero’ at Baptist High School on December 1. The programme, organised by the District AIDS Prevention Control Unit (DAPCU), Peren in collaboration with Helpdesk (District Level Network) Jalukie, was graced by the Addl. Deputy Commissioner (ADC) Peren, S. Tainiu. […]