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  • Office Memorandum
    The Right to Information Act 2005, enacted by Parliament is applicable to the whole of India. The Act comes into force with effect from 12th October, 200 all over the country. In this connection, the Government
  • Bardhan’s potshot on NSCN tax collection
    This is in relation to the recent visit of CPI General Secretary A.B Bardhan to Manipur wherein he had expressed concern with the NSCN (IM) money collection of Rs 4000 from each of the Manipur bound trucks at D
  • What is Church? What is the Role and Duty of the Church?
    Keyireugabe HeguiThe Church is not the centre to pacify lukewarm, dormant and inactive Christians; it is not a place for Sunday Christians; occasion Christians (Good Friday, Christmas etc.) or a place for the o
  • Don’t miss the chance of God’s gift
    This article is being released in the interest of Naga people in general and M Aier of Dimapur in particular who wrote an article “Don’t miss the bus” which appeared in the Nagaland dailies on 3rd and 4th
  • NSF taking on issues up-front
    W H MaringIt’s a sad, sad thing that a press release of the caliber that badly exposed ones ignorance to issues like a wrong piece at wrong place in jigsaw puzzle has been issued in the name of a Naga youth (
  • Integration an ongoing process
    V Vashum Integration is not a one day event but an ongoing management process in every area of Naga community life. The emotional and political passion guided by a strong teaching of God’s principles are
  • What ails the electricity department
    Is the Electricity Department, Manipur absolutely centralized that the Executive Engineer (EE) and higher ups had been converted to mere rubber stamps and they could not implement or take normal decisions or ha
  • Manipur: 2001 Population and Delimitation Politics
    U A ShimrayThe “Jewel of India” Manipur is uneasy at the moment. As diverse as social setting in the state, the number of NGOs, student bodies, human rights groups, social forum, association and religious o
  • In the vortex of the system
    There is a saying that “Once you get into this, follow me: the system”. That means whether good or bad one has to inure the system. Today most of the educational institutions -system-ridden- are absorbed in
  • Once in a lifetime chance
    Looking back into history, we Nagas seems to be repeatedly missing the bus in our political journey. We have no doubt many a time taken the right decision at the right time - notably being the Memorandum to Sim
  • BSNL subscribers’ demands money back
    The voice of the Cell One subscribers of Tuensang even after several complains to the concerned department and through local dailies are still not being heard.Last year i.e. 2004 we had submitted forms along wi
  • Road map towards Naga integration
    Ao Yemen ChangEvery thinking and reasoning human being has different views on different issues, it converges after thorough deliberation and brainstorming; taking into account the various point and accommodatin
  • SFS Church, Kohima hails Silver Year
    St. Francis De Sales Church, Kohima, marks the completion of twenty five years with a delightful celebration scheduled on Oct 1 & 2, 2005 at the local ground Kohima. It is jubilation of the joys and sorrows
  • Should retirement age for govt employees be raised?
    The argument that increasing the retirement age aggravates the employment problem is also not true. In Nagaland; only 8 to 9% of the population is employed with the government. Bidhu Shekhar, IPS, SP DimapurAdd
  • Gandhi’s guiding light and the Nagas
    N. TheyoMahatma Gandhi was neither a great warrior nor a king and yet he exercised greater power and commanded greater devotion than any king or warrior. Born at Porbander in Gujarat on 2nd October, 1889, he wa
  • Appeal to Director Health Services
    With reference to the DHS-3/115/P/WKA/PT/90 and DHS-4/ANM/WKA/93-94 from Akuk Students’ Union for immediate action of Pharmacist and ANM at Akuk Sub-Centre, the Akuk Students’ Union has requested the Pharma
  • Towards a new nationhood of the Naga people
    K ProngoA Spiritual InsightIt is not because God relishes denial that it is not given to all men to see all their dreams fulfilled in the manner of their own seeking. It is because the thing that God reserves f
  • Open letter to GM, BSNL
    We the Phom Students Conference would like to lay down one point request for your immediate and necessary action please. That Sir, it has been learned from our enquiry at the Telecom exchange at Longleng that t
  • Step motherly treatment under NEC fund
    I have the honour to state that, the North Eastern Council sponsored by the Government of India funded various developmental schemes/Projects for the North East Region. Normally, the annual Budget allocation of
  • How many trees go down to light 23318 hearths?
    Tungshang NingreichonA billboard by the forest department in a village says “Trees give water, Water gives rice, rice gives life” but do people read it or more importantly do they understand it? The years�