• Efforts to strengthen biodiversity conservation in NE
    Kohima | January 28 : A two day long experience sharing workshop on communities’ initiatives for biodiversity conservation in North East India got underway here today at DUDA Guest House under the aegis of Nagaland Empowerment of People through Economic Development (NEPED) in collaboration with Sálim Ali Centre for Ornithology and Natural History (SACON), Coimbatore and supported by Sir Dorabji Tata Trust (SDTT).In this workshop, prominent researchers in the Northeast workin
  • ‘We want response from Nagaland government’
    (From left to right) Dr. Sam Paul, PR secretary AICC, Rev. Madhu Chandra, spokesperson of North East Support Centre & Helpline addressing media personnel during a press conference, after a Human Rights seminar held at Dimapur Rengma Baptist Church, on January 28. (Morung Photo)  Dimapur, January 28 (MExN): A Human Rights seminar on “Human Trafficking and North East Indian Challenges in Mega Cities” was held at Dimapur Rengma Baptist Church, on January 28, 2011. The
  • NCSA visits old age home on Republic Day
    Nagaland Civil Service Association members seen with inmates of the Old Age Home at Kohima on January 26. (DIPR Photo) Kohima, January 28 (DIPR): The NCSA (Nagaland Civil Service Association) President along with Executive members visited the Old Age Home at Kohima, and interacted with the inmates on the occasion of Republic day on January 26. The President, on behalf of the Association, gave away a number of household requirements such as buckets, mugs, tea- cups, vessels, cereal
  • VHC Aliba village receives best communitization in Health Centre
    VHC Chairman, Aliba Village Sub Center, Lanutoshi receives the cash prize and certificate DC, Mokokchung, Lithrongla G. Chishi on January 28. (DIPR Photo)  Mokokchung, January 28 (DIPR): District level conference on communitization for Health Centre Management Committee (HCMC), Village Health Committee (VHC) and Urban Health Committee (UHC) of Mokokchung district was held at Town Hall Mokokchung on January 28 with Deputy Commissioner, Mokokchung, Lithrongla G. Chishi as the chief
  • Nutrition Support for HIV positive women at Mon
    Mon, January 28 (MExN): The Network of Naga People Living with HIV and AIDS (NNP+) held coordination meet with the key stakeholders at Mon on January 28 at DC Chamber. Nutrition Support for HIV Positive Women of Mon district was formally launched there by Sarah. R. Ritse, Additional Deputy Commissioner, Mon. A press release issued by Chongtie Shiu, President, NNP+ stated that while speaking on the occasion, she challenged the people of Mon district to offer a holistic love, care and co
  • Czech Missionary Father John Med laid to rest
    In this image released to the media, priest, Sisters and Brothers pay tribute to Late Czech missionary Fr. John Med who was interred at Salesian College cemetery on January 28. Dimapur, January 28 (MExN): The mortal remains of the Czech missionary Fr. John Med was interred at Salesian College cemetery, on January 28.Most Rev. Dominic Lumon, Archbishop of Imphal who presided over the Requiem Eucharist described Fr. John Med as a committed religious and missionary in his introductio
  • ‘Independent Baptist Mission’ launched
    Dimapur, January 27 (MExN): A prayer meeting for newly formed ministry called “Independent Baptist Mission” as mission agency was held at Nagaland Co-operative Bank Ltd. Dimapur, Conference Hall on January 25, 2011. The dedication prayer for launching the ministry was offered by Rev. Yehoto Chishi, Evangelist and the dedication prayer for the workers was offered by Rev. Picto Yeptho, executive secretary SBAK Aizuto. Rev. Yehoto Chishi exhorted the gathering with word of God
  • CTC to host Senate of Serampore Convocation
    Preparations underway at Clark Theological College to host the Senate of Serampore College (Univ) Convocation, 2011. Dimapur, January 27 (MExN): For the first time in Nagaland, the Clark Theological College (CTC) is going to host the Senate of Serampore College (Univ) Convocation, 2011. The convocation day is scheduled on February 5. The Planning Committee consisting of more than 18 members, including Lithrongla G. Chishi, Deputy Commissioner, Mokokchung, as Chief Consultant, and
  • NEPED to organize ‘Experience Sharing Workshop on Communities’
    Kohima, January 27 (MExN): Nagaland Empowerment of People through Economic Development (NEPED) in collaboration with Sálim Ali Centre for Ornithology and Natural History (SACON), Coimbatore, is organizing a 2-day “Experience Sharing Workshop on Communities’ Initiatives for Biodiversity Conservation in Northeast India” on January 28 and 29 at DUDA Guest House, Kohima.A press note issued by Administrator, NEPED Vengota Nakro mentioned that Principal Secretary and A
  • Bishu Dima
    Dimasa women folk performs traditional dance during the Bishu Dima, the post harvest festival of the Dimasa Kachari at Doyapur, some 30 kms away from Dimapur,- India’s north eastern state of Nagaland on January 27. The three day long post harvest festival of tribal Dimasa starts by offering peace to the mankind after the harvest and is one the important festival celebrated with great pomp and splendor by the Dimasa. (Photo/Caisii Mao)
  • DC Mon for promoting democratic rights
    Mon, January 27 (DIPR): In commemoration of the Diamond Jubilee of the Election Commission of India, the First National Voters’ Day was celebrated with the slogan “Greater Participation for a Stronger Democracy” at Mon on January 25 at DC’s conference hall, Mon with Deputy Commissioner, Mon Dinesh Kumar, IAS as the chief guest. Addressing the gathering, the chief guest said that the purpose of organizing the event is to promote democratic rights of the citizen a
  • Rengma GBs’ Association appeals
    Dimapur, January 27 (MExN): The Rengma GBs’ Association has appealed to all villages under Rengma area and Nagas in general to co-operate with respective village councils for the forth coming nomination of Village Council Members (VCM) and Village Council Chairman (VCC). The Association in a press release issued by its president Gwachung Chung has appealed to the public to bear in mind while nominating/selecting VCM and VCC “a person having good quality, integrity, educated
  • Public general meeting held at Noklak town
    Noklak, January 27 (DIPR): A public general meeting was held at Noklak town main junction on January 25 organsied by Khiamniungan Tribal Council. All the citizens of Noklak town, Kusong village, Noklak village, Thangnyukyan village and Thangnyukyan B village gathered at the meeting. All marketing shops were closed and plying of vehicles under Noklak headquarter was prohibited on the day. The meeting mainly discussed the law and order situation and social problems within the Khiamniunga
  • Rotary Club Kohima celebrates R-day with KODH
    KODH Children presenting “We are the world”, during the charity visit of rotary club Kohima, at the orphanage home on January 26. Kohima | January 27 : Making continuous efforts to its commitment towards the inclusive growth of needy people, the Rotary Club Kohima visited the children of Kohima Orphanage & Destitute Home (KODH) on the celebration of republic day yesterday afternoon. Mission Baptist Church, Rtn. Rev. Dr. Tsiebu Rusta shared a message from the Bible
  • NSVC informs for AIPVT test
    Kohima, January 27 (MExN): The Nagaland State veterinary Council (NSVC) informs to the candidate interested to study Veterinary Science that Veterinary council of India will conduct All India Pre-Veterinary Test 2011 (AIPVT-2011) to fill up 15% of the total seats in the veterinary college of India. A press communiqué issued by registrar, Nagaland State Veterinary council, Dr.I.P Khala stated that the AIPVT-2011will be conducted on May 14, 2011. The information bulletin and applica
  • LOCAL Briefs
    AICC seminar today Dimapur, January 27 (MExN): All India Christian Council (AICC) is organising series of seminar on Human Rights, Human Trafficking, North East Migration and Challenges in Mega cities at Dimapur on January 28, Kakching (Manipur) on 30th and Imphal (Manipur) on the 31st. Dr. Sam Paul, National Secretary for Public Affair of All India Christian Council and Madhu Chandra Spokesperson of North East Support Centre & Helpline will address the issue and challenges of huma
  • Village Guards participate in R Day
    VG band Kiphiri, headed by Hav. Major Athong Sangtam, takes salute during the Republic day celebration at Secretariat plaza, Kohima. (Morung Photo) Kohima| January 26 : Joining along with the rest of the country in celebrating Republic day at Secretariat Plaza Kohima, the village guards from Longleng, Mon, Tuensang, Kiphiri and Meluri participated in the parade along with 21 contingents. The Longleng contingent were led by platoon commander Jammadar Y.Khamba, Mon were led by Jamma
  • Republic Day celebrations across the state
    (From left to right) As part of Republic day celebrations at Mokokchung, Agri and Allied department during the Tableau presentation, highlights works undertaken in the district. (DIPR Photo)  A young girl on behalf of Nagaland Contractors and Suppliers’ Union distributes a token of cash relief to the patients at the Naga Hospital Kohima.Dimapur | January 26 : Mokokchung: The 62nd Republic Day was celebrated at Mokokchung town with Nagaland Minister for Forest, Environment, E
  • Voluntary Blood Donors Club donate blood
    A donor is seen during the voluntary blood donation camp organised by the Voluntary Blood Donors’ Club, Dimapur at the district hospital on Wednesday, January 26. (Caisii Mao Photo) DIMAPUR, JANUARY 26 (MExN): A blood donation camp was organised by the Voluntary Blood Donors’ Club, Dimapur at the district hospital on Wednesday, January 26. This club was the outcome of some like-minded people coming together with the noble intent to save lives. It came into being, witho
  • District hospital Phek gets new RDC, eye OT
    Minister for H&FW Kuzholuzo (Azo) Nienu inaugurating the DRC at Phek district hospital on January 25.  Phek, January 26 (MExN): Minister for Health and Family Welfare Kuzholuzo Nienu on January 25, 2011 inaugurated the newly constructed Regional Diagnostic Centre (RDC) and Eye OT at the district hospital Phek.Gracing the inaugural function, the minister urged the public to make the most of the facilities made available in the newly commissioned establishments. The RDC in Phek