• LOCAL Briefs
    Transport for media on Assembly sessionDimapur, March 21 (DIPR): The Ninth Session of the Eleventh Assembly will commence from March 22 to 29, 2011 at the Nagaland Legislative Assembly Secretariat, Kohima. In this connection, the Director of Information & Public Relations, Nagaland has informed all the media persons covering the session that transportation will be provided for every session at 8:30 a.m from Congress Bhavan, Kohima. All media persons are therefore informed to avail
  • Identify children with special needs: DEO
    DEO Dimapur, Asono Ndang, addressing the orientation programme on inclusive education for disabled at GHSS Nagarjan. (Morung photo) Dimapur | March 19 : A one-day orientation programme on inclusive education for disabled (IED) was held for headmasters and Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) administration here at GHSS Nagarjan (Kuda village) on Saturday. Addressing headmasters and teachers of both private and government schools, District Education Officer, Dimapur, Asono Ndang, said that
  • ‘Community ownership and response required to tackle HIV/AIDS’
    Choir competition underway at Sumi Baptist Church, Niuland Town  during a HIV/AIDS awreness programme held on March 18.  (Morung Photo) Dimapur, March 19 (MExN): A choir competition on HIV/AIDS was held amongst the Churches under Ghaspani I A/C on March 18, 2011 at Sumi Baptist Church (SBC), Nuiland Town. A press note issued by Ng. Phuba James, director/secretary, Women and Child Welfare Centre, Dimapur informed that the competition was organized to demonstrate MLA Hewot
  • Students visit Doyang Hydro Electric project
    Students of G. Rio School are seen at Doyang Hydro Electric project, as part of the Social Science Project tour on March 18. (DIPR photo)  Kohima, March 19 (DIPR): G. Rio school students of class 8, 9 and 10 visited Doyang along with the teachers on March 18, 2011 for an educational tour on Social Science Project. Keeping in view the importance of imparting practical knowledge, students were taken to the Doyang Hydro Project where they saw for themselves the generation of electric
  • LOCAL Briefs
    Teachers, VEC members co-ordination meetDimapur, March 19 (MExN): Teachers and VEC member co-ordination meeting is hereby convened on March 22, 2011 at the school premises of Yemishe GMS, at 9:30 am. A press note issued by Huskha Yepthomi, chairman VEC Yemishe GNS informed all the teachers of Yemishe to attend without fail and stated, “any form of excuses shall not be entertained”. Vaccination camp to be held in 17 villages Dimapur, March 19 (MExN): A mass vaccination camp
  • Sazo assures villagers that CADWM will be undertaken
    Dimapur, March 18 (MExN): Pained and burdened by the intermittent flood that robs the livelihood of people at Sedzu River Thenyizumi and Chesezu villages under 18th Chozuba Constituency, Chotisuh Sazo, Parliamentary Secretary Social Welfare and Women Development undertook a spot verification. Accompanying him was Y.Patton Parliamentary Secretary, Irrigation and Flood Control, Azheto, Advisor, Cooperation and Sericulture, Nuzota Ex MLA, Keviletou Naga Hoho President, officials of Irriga
  • NLSF, KLCSU requests early declaration of LLB result
    Dimapur, March 18 (MExN): The Nagaland Law Students’ Federation (NLSF) and the Kohima Law College Students’ Union (KLCSU) have called for immediate declaration of results of 2nd, 4th and 6th semester LLB in the current academic session.  In separate letters to the vice-chancellor, Nagaland University, Lumami, the Unions have urged the VC to give utmost attention to their appeals and that prompt reply be done through necessary action, rather than assurances or ignoring
  • Sheet Metal Training for educated unemployed youths
    Dimapur, March 18 (MExN): All the educated unemployed local youths are informed that applications are invited for undergoing the Sheet Metal Training during the year 2011-12 for a period of nine months at the District Industries Centre, Dimapur. A press note issued by E. Jon Ezung, general manager, I/C DIC Dimapur informed that selection interview for the same will be held on April 7, 2011 at 10:00 am at the office chamber of the general manager, DIC Dimapur and the training will comme
  • Whom to Blame?
    (Right) Garbage is seen disposed outside the dustbin area. We need to change our habits and need to keep clean our town.(Left) High power electric pole heavily rusted posed dangerously near Notun Basti and LRC Junction Dimapur, invite attention to the concern department. (Photos contributed by Vikato Lumami, Citizen Journalist)
  • RCD and RCC enter sister club agreement
    Member representatives of Rotary Club Dimapur and Rotary Club of Chennai, exchange the club flags after entering into a sister club agreement on March 17. Dimapur, March 18 (MExN): Rotary Club of Dimapur, RI District 3240 and Rotary Club of Chennai East RA Puram, RI District 3230, India entered into a sister club agreement on March 17, 2011 at Rotary Centre, Midland, Dimapur and voluntarily agreed to work together in Rotary. A press note issued by Rtn Sanjay Kumar Jain, president
  • Puppet show, theater & much more at NEZCC
    School children during the Sit and Draw competition held at NEZCC complex organized by National Book trust of India (NBT) on Friday. As part of the ongoing Dimapur Book Fair, earlier, NBT also organized children’s activities like recitation and creative writing competitions.   Dimapur, March 18 (MExN): A Sit and Draw competition was held at NEZCC complex organized by National Book trust of India (NBT) on Friday. As part of the ongoing Dimapur Book Fair, earlier NBT also
  • Fellowship held in memory of Late Manchio Ngullie
    Dimapur, March 18 (MExN): A time of fellowship, thanksgiving, forgiveness and a special prayer of blessings was held at the ancestral home of Late Manchio Ngullie, at Okotso village, Wokha District, Nagaland, on March 13, 2011. A press note issued by Pastor, Changpang Baptist Church informed that the programme was initiated by Changpang Baptist Church, the second Lotha Baptist Church, as a part of its Centennial Jubilee Celebration, 2011. The programme was organized in memory and honou
  • Saakshar Bharat mission held at Tobu
    (Right) Maopong Konyak, Assistant Headmaster briefing the Saakshar Bharat Mission in the presence of Director SRC Tripura Prantosh Dutta (L) during the orientation programme held at Tobu on March 16. (DIPR photo)  Dimapur, March 18 (DIPR):  A seminar on Saakshar Bharat Mission was held at Tobu headquarter on March 16, 2011. The programme was chaired by N. Thamchai Supervisor, welcome address was delivered by T. Pur Jamir, DIS Tobu. DEO Mon said the keynote address while Direc
  • Seminar on NABARD State Credit conducted
    (From Left to Right) Dr U.S. Saha, GM, NABARD, N.K. Gayon, GM, RBI, Alemtemshi Jamir, IAS, ACS & Dev. Commissioner; Dr. Chumben Murry, Minister of Agriculture, H.K. Khulu, IAS, APC and Tilak Das, Deputy General Manager, SBI, Guwahati releasing the State Focus Paper for the year 2011-12 during the Seminar. Dimapur, March 17 (MExN): The Nagaland Regional Office of NABARD, Dimapur conducted the State Credit Seminar for the year 2011-12 on March 14, 2011 in the Conference Hall of
  • NERCCDIP project released
    Dimapur, March 17 (MExN): The State Investment Program Management & Implementation Unit (SIPMIU) is going to implement the Kohima Water Supply Sub project as part of the North Eastern Region Capital Cities Development Investment Program (NERCCDIP) - Tranche 2. The subproject covers provision of 322 km secondary water distribution network. A press note issued by program director, K Haralu informed that in this regard, the following safeguards document has been prepared: Initial Envi
  • NEZCC cultural programme to reach Jalukie and Medziphema
    Dimapur, March 17 (MExN): As a follow up to the ongoing North East Spring festival, the North East Zone Cultural Centre will be organizing “Outreach Cultural Exchange Programme” with all the folk artistes from other Zonal Cultural Centres across the country at Jalukie on March 18, 2011 at 5.00 p.m.  The same artistes will also perform at SASRD, Medziphema on March 19, 5:00 pm. A press note issued by Som Kamei, IPS, director, NEZCC informed that the Outreach Programme i
  • HIV/AIDS prog held for community leaders
    Dimapur, March 17 (DIPR): A sensitization programme on HIV/AIDS for community leaders was held at Town Hall, Tuensang on March 17, 2011. The resource persons during the programme were DTO, Dr. Moa; MO District Hospital Tuensang, Dr. Toshi; ICTC Councilor District Hospital Tuensang, Ason and President TDNP, Mongtsoa. Dr. Moa spoke on the topic ‘Basics of HIV/AIDS, Dr. Toshi spoke on ‘Voluntary Blood Donation and Blood safety’, Ason spoke on ‘Importance of Testing
  • DLC on Tobacco control
    Dimapur, March 17 (DIPR): All the members of the District Level Committee on Tobacco Control have been informed that there will be a consultative meeting on March 23 at 12 noon in the office chamber of the deputy commissioner Kohima in connection with violation of the main provisions of the Indian Tobacco Control Act 2003. The following members have been requested to attend the meeting positively- Deputy commissioner, superintendent of police, director of  Higher Education; distri
  • CM to visit Molungyimsen today
    Dimapur, March 17 (DIPR): Nagaland Chief Minister, Neiphiu Rio will visit Molungyimsen village on March 18, 2011. The 135 years old village under Mokokchung district, where the first Christian Missionary to the Naga Hills, Dr E.W. Clark laid firm foundation in this village not only to carry on missionary works in the Naga Hills but to rewrite the history of the Nagas is fast emerging as one of the attractive tourist spots in the state particularly to Christians. More than hundred years
  • LOCAL Briefs
    NPCC meet todayDimapur, March 17 (MExN): The office of the Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee informs that there will be a meeting of PCC office bearers, PCC members, DCC Presidents, Frontal Chiefs, INC candidates and Congress ex-MLA in presence of Luizinho Faleiro, member of CWC, AICC I/c Nagaland on March 18, 2011 at 3:00 pm in Congress Bhavan, Kohima. The above mentioned members are requested to attend the meeting without fail. This was informed in a press note issued by Medokul So