Nagaland

  • ENPO resolution reaffirmed
    Dimapur, July 14 (MExN): The Eastern Naga People Organization (ENPO) has strongly reaffirmed its resolution on the prevailing situation in its jurisdiction.  An emergency meeting of Eastern Naga People Organization and Tribal presidents of Chang Khulei Setshang, Yimchungru Tribal Council, Konyak Union, Khiamnuingan Tribal Council, United Sangtam Likhum Pumji and Phom People Council was held on July 13, 2011 at Tuensang. During the meeting, the house deliberated upon the prevailing
  • Enrolment for biometrics at Sechu Zubza from July 20
    Kohima, July 14 (DIPR): The National Population Register (NPR) scheme is being undertaken as per the provisions of the Citizens Rules of 2003 (Registration of Citizens and issue of Identity Cards) for which data collections have been completed and enrolment for Biometrics will start for villages under Sechu Zubza Circle from July 20 onwards.During the Biometric Camps, Photographs, Iris Images and Fingerprints will be collected for ages 5 (five) years and above. In addition, residents m
  • Healing waves reaches Hakhizhe inhabitants
    The medical team with members of Chavara Home Community care centre and villagers of Hakheze during the free medical camp held on July 12. DIMAPUR, JULY 14 (MExN): A free medical camp was organized by Chavara Home Community care centre in Hakheze village on July 12.The medical team was welcomed by Vikheyi Zhimo GB and the council members.440 people were benefited from the Free medical camp. This was informed in a press note issued by Sr. Agie Director, Chavara Home.The Medical Team con
  • Text book in Sangtam dialect
    Kohima, July 14 (MExN): The Sangtam Literature Committee has developed and published a language proficiency text book in Sangtam dialect titled “Sangtam Yu Xangchehsohba Vakha” during its recently held annual session.The academic book, which is aimed at providing quality education in Sangtam dialect, has been developed particularly for Sangtam community in accordance with the syllabus of Nagaland Board of School Education, This text book will be utilized for 3 months certif
  • Nepali Litterateur’s birth anniversary celebrated
    Kohima | July 14 : The Masterpiece of Nepali Litterateur Bhanu Bhakta Acharya still remains afresh in the heart of Nepali and Gorkha communities as they celebrated 197th Birth Anniversary with pomp and gaiety at Academy Hall today and Gorkha Public Panchayat Hall under the aegis of North East Region Service Nepali Association (NERSNA) and Gorkha Public Panchayat Kohima (GPPK) later in the afternoon.Wing Commander and Deputy Director of Rajya Sainik Board Nagaland Rajeev Dong graced the
  • LOCAL Briefs
    DDL inauguration on July 15 Mokokchung, July 14 (DIPR): Mangkolemba Sub-Division under Mokokchung district will get a Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (DDL), Veterinary & Animal Husbandry. The new DDL building will be inaugurated at 10:00 am on July 15 by Director, Veterinary and Animal Husbandry, Dr. L.S Moses. With this inauguration, livestock breeders in three ranges of Cangkikong, Japukong and Tzurangkong are expected to get a fillip in treatment of their livestock.KTHU meet on Ju
  • Nagaland PWD gets new office complex
    Front view of the new complex of Nagaland PWD office which was inaugurated by Minister for road & bridges G. Kaito Aye on July 13. (Morung Photo)  Kohima  |  July 13 : Minister for road & bridges G. Kaito Aye inaugurated a new complex of Nagaland PWD office here this morning. Speaking on the occasion, Aye termed July 13 as a historic day for PWD department as the new complex will go a long way in improving the working system and enhance the communication of the s
  • Pre-school enrollment in Tuensang increases
    Dimapur, July 13 (MExN): A dissemination seminar on Annual Status Education Report (ASER) 2010 of Tuensang district was organised by the Confederation of Chang Students’ Union (CCSU) on July 9. CCSU, Assistant General Secretary Alfred Lempong in a press note stated that the ASER on Tuensang district was discussed among the NGOs of Tuensang and the report was presented by Honang M Jessuhu, Regional Member, North Eastern Region, ASER. According to the ASER’s findings, the pre
  • Wastes remains...
    Wastes remains unattended by Kohima Municipal Council (KMC) at New market Road near NST for almost two weeks. There are similar scenes in other places in the town. Last month during the high-level consultative meeting at Chief Secretary’s office, CS, Lalthara told the meeting that government was not satisfied with the performances of the advisors to municipal and town councils. He said state government had appointed them hoping to get better performances, but they could not perfo
  • First Phase of Photography Campaign covers 66.6%
    Kohima, July 13 (DIPR): The First Phase of Photography Campaign for PER & EPIC was successfully completed with 8,67,052 Electors photographed out of a total State electorate of 13,25,744 covered, which is 66.6%. The district-wise details are given below. This encouraging response has been possible due to the whole hearted cooperation extended by all Political parties, NGOs, Government officials, Village and Town Authorities, the Media and the people of the State; to whom the office
  • Govt failing to protect Constitutional rights: PMA
    Dimapur, July 13 (MExN): The Pochury Mothers Association expressed its displeasure over the 33% Women Reservation issue and felt that not only is the Government failing to protect the Constitutional rights of the Women by not implementing the reservation of the women but also denies women the right to participate in political process for women empowerment. Pochury Mothers Association President, Machü Joshou satted in a press release that as the present reservation process has been
  • Last date for nomination of Child welfare award
    Dimapur, July 13 (DIPR): The SDO (C) Dhansaripar & Chairman, Selection Committee (Dimapur District) Anoop Kinchi IAS for Nomination of National Award for Child welfare for the Year 2011 has informed to all the interested Institution and Individual that the last day for submission of form will be on July 16. He further informed that one can submit the form at DC Office Dimapur till 11:00 am.The Award will be given to three Individuals and Five institutions who have worked for the we
  • Gorkha community observe Bhanu Jayanti
    Nagaland Gorkha Association vice president Sashank Ghatraj lights a lamp on a portrait of Bhanu Bhakta Acharya during the celebration on Wednesday, July 13.  DIMAPUR, JULY 13 (MExN): The Gorkha community of Dimapur celebrated the 197th birth anniversary of the great Gorkha poet Bhanu Bhakta Acharya. Gorkha Students Union Dimapur and Gorkha Youth Club jointly organised a programme on Wednesday, July 13 at the Town Hall celebrating the contribution of the legendary literary figure t
  • LOCAL Briefs
    2011 children bible crusade Dimapur, July 13 (MExN): The ‘2011 Children Crusade Tatempang Sentep Sentong’ organised by Dimapur Ao Baptist Arogo Town Fellowship that began on July 11 concluded today. Nearly 200 children participated in the three day crusade. Akum Amri, Director Ebenezer Orphanage Home and Asenla, Women Leader Aoyimkum were the resource persons during the crusade. During the three days, children took part in different activities. They were divided into four g
  • LOCAL Briefs
    NPCC PAC meeting on July 14DIMAPUR, JULY 12 (MExN): A Meeting of the NPCC Political Affairs Committee (PAC) Members will be held on July 14 at 11:00 AM in Congress Bhavan, Kohima. All concern members are requested to attend the said meeting. This was informed in a press note from Medokul Sophie, Gen. Secretary (Admn), NPCC.Prayer and fasting on July 16Dimapur, July 12 (MExN): A prayer and fasting has been organised by the PHE Field Staff Work Charge Mothers Group on July 16 from 5:00 a
  • Angami women want early 33% quota
    Dimapur, July 12 (MExN): An Angami women organization, Angamimiapfü Mechü Krotho (AMK) today called for early implementation of the Women Reservation Act to pave way for Naga women to have greater participation in building the Naga society. The AMK referred to women around the world who are today holding even seats of head of states and governments and defining development, economic success and efficiency in governance.    “In fact, half of the countries
  • ‘Naga society needs agents of change’
    DC Phek Mikha Lomi speaking during the first foundation day of Nagaland Theological College and Seminary on July 9.  Dimapur, July 12 (MExN): The Nagaland Theological College and Seminary (NTCS), Chozuba held its first foundation day on July 9. According to a late report received, the occasion was graced by the Deputy Commissioner Phek, Mikha Lomi. The programme was chaired by Dr. Rose, Chairman NTCS. The chief guest in his speech exhorted the students of the seminary to be commit
  • July observed as Anti-Dengue Month
    DIMAPUR, JULY 12 (MExN): The National Vector Borne Disease Control Programme (NVBDCP), in observance of Anti-Dengue Month organized a one-day workshop on prevention and control of Dengue at Hotel Saramati on July 11. Principal Director, Health & Family Welfare Dr. R. Imtimeren Jamir was the chief guest while the Additional Deputy Commissioner, Dimapur was the guest of honour.  Dengue was first detected in Nagaland back in 2009 with 25 persons testing positive and two suspected
  • Chakhesang revival crusade concludes
    Dimapur, July 12 (MExN): The Chakhesang Revival crusade which was held at Town Hall, Phek HQ, from July 8 to 10 concluded successfully under the theme “Not by might nor by power but by my spirit says the Lord of host”. The crusade saw hundreds and thousands of witnesses who were blessed with the Holy Spirit even sickness were healed, children were blessed and filled with Holy Spirit. In a press note Teiso Therie, member secretary, on behalf of the whole organizing committee
  • UBCA annual youth conference
    Dimapur, July 12 (MExN): The United Baptist Churches Association (UBCA) Dimapur, 2nd annual youth conference will be held from July 13 to 15 at Life Spring Corner. The main speakers are Rev Dr N Kheshato Aye, secretary mission and Evangelism and Pastor Richard Mech, youth secretary. Meanwhile, UBCA, finance secretary, Lumtsua Ezung in a press release has also informed that on July 15, the Association is organising the first choir and solo competition at Life Spring Corner at 9:00 am wi