Morung Learning

  • SCHOLARSHIP: Roundup
    1. Category:     Merit cum Means based Scholarship:     Keep India Smiling Foundational Scholarship Programme for Education 2019 Description:     Colgate-Palmolive (India) Ltd. is giving young students an opportunity to pursue their academic/career aspirations by providing them with scholarships for education. This scholarship program provides financial aid to students pursuing studies at various post-matric and undergraduate level
  • My stay in Asian University for Women and an excursion
    Chichano Humtsoe (second from right) and Christine (first-left) with their teachers during a recent trip to France for summer vocal classes.   Chichano Humtsoe My stay in AUW (Asian University for Women) has been amazing so far, with opportunities flocking in all year long. The AUW choir in particular has given me more opportunities, not only in learning about a new genre of music in western classical but also to venture out in the world, learning about a completely new
  • Weekly Internship List
    Law/ Legal at IC Eduvision Location – Guwahati, Ghaziabad Stipend – Rs. 10,000-12,000 /Month Link – Deadline – 17th September 2019   Business Development at Homsist Location – Guwahati Stipend – Rs. 4,000 /Month Link – Deadline – 15th September 2019   Digital Marketing at The Graphe Location – Kolkata Stipend – Rs. 5,000 /Month Link – Deadline
  • Quiz #175
    1.    What was the percentage of households in Nagaland h with adequate iodised salt according to the 'India Iodine Survey 2018-19' conducted by Nutrition International in collaboration with AIIMS, New Delhi? a) 99.6 b) 99.7 c) 99.8           d) 99.9   2.    The number ‘6009256788’ is associated with which of the following helpline launched by the Govement of Nagaland? a) Child Enrolment
  • Søren Kierkegaard:Path to Finding One’s True Self
    Dr. Aniruddha Babar, Dept. of Political Science   “Because I exist, because I think, therefore, I think that I exist.” According to the statement ‘I think’ it is clear that ‘I’ exists and it has existence. ‘I’ that exists is always subjective and not objective. Now the person because of knowing the object does not desire to know the object, but he emerges himself in knowing the self.  ~ Søren Kierkegaard   The philosophy of Søren Kierkegaar
  • Exams And Why We Should Say No to Cheating
    Inato Aye, BBA 3rd Semester   A students’ academic year is full of interesting events, competitions, presentations, internships, class activities and others, but at the end of the day, we do have to wake ourselves up from all of these and face the  fact that we have to prepare and appear for the inevitable - our exams. And it all comes down to this one particular evaluation, which will decide the fate and take an individual a step ahead in their education. 
  • Quiz #174
    1.     To facilitate and act as a catalyst for IT with world class technology and infrastructural facilities, Nagaland will be launching Information Technology (IT) startup incubation centre-Software Technology Parks of India (STPI) this month in: a) Kohima             b) Dimapur c) Chümoukedima         d) Mokokchung    2.     Around how many students fr
  • Curious Kids: why do our toes and fingers get wrinkly in the bath?
    Scientists don’t know for sure why this happens - but we have some theories. Shutterstock Christian Moro, Bond University If you have a question you’d like an expert to answer, send it to Why do our toes and fingers get wrinkly in the bath? – Jade, aged almost 4. Thanks for your question, Jade. The truth is scientists aren’t exactly sure why our fingers and toes get wrinkly in the bath. Here’s what we do know:
  • SCHOLARSHIP: Roundup
    1. Category:    International Level Scholarship:    Chancellor Fellowship for Managers of Tomorrow, Germany 2019 Description:    Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, Germany is inviting Indian students to become leading managers of tomorrow with this fellowship program. Students who wish to get a head-start in their career and become a part of global network while earning stipends to attend a self-development project in Germany must
  • Immanuel College holds PTA meeting
    Members of PTA IC at the committee meeting for degree students, for the session 2019-2020 held on August 31. (Photo Courtesy: IC Dimapur)     Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) committee, Immanuel College(IC) organised a PTA meeting for the degree students for the session 2019-2020 at the College Conference Hall on August 31. A press release issued by Akutu Poireng, Media Cell Convener, IC stated that the objective of the meeting was to maintain a better understanding an
  • Two students from Nagaland to watch moon landing with PM
    (Left) Aleyzeza Leyri, (Right) Shlok Mundhra   Two students from Nagaland - Aleyzeza Leyri and Shlok Mundhra have been selected from the state to witness the ‘Chandrayan-2’ moon landing live with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on September 7.  Leyri is a Class 10 student of Fernwood School, Kohima while Mundhra, also in Class 10, studies in Dimapur’s Hollotoli School. Along with 69 students selected from all over India, the duo will witness the l
  • St John College conducts programme on 'Research Methodology for Social Sciences'
    Students of SJCD, Department of Sociology, faculty and others at the seminar-cum-workshop on ‘Research Methodology for Social Sciences’ held on August 30. (Photo Courtesy: SJCD)    The Department of Sociology St. John College Dimapur (SJCD) conducted a seminar-cum-workshop on ‘Research Methodology for Social Sciences’ on August 30, in its Conference Hall.  A press release issued by the college stated that Lamkhotinthang Chongloi (HoD), delivered the ke
  • Weekly Internship List
    Environment Education at WWF-India Location – Guwahati Stipend – Rs. 5,000 /Month Link – Deadline – 12th September 2019   Web Development at Cloud Infosolutions Location – Kolkata Stipend – Rs. 5,000 /Month Link – Deadline – 13th September 2019   Social Media Marketing at Experience Destination Location – Guwahati Stipend – Rs. 3000-5000 /Month Link – De
  • Morung Classroom: What is Economic Census?
    PIB India   The Seventh Economic Census (7th EC) 2019 under the aegis of the Union Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI) was launched on August 26 in Nagaland. The MoSPI has partnered with CSC e-Governance Services India Limited, a Special Purpose Vehicle under the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, as the implementing agency for 7th EC.   The fieldwork of 7th EC was first launched in Tripura on July 29 and all other States/U
  • Dog registration and vaccination drive in Mkg
    Mokokchung, August 30 (MExN): ADC & Administrator, MMC, W. Manpai Phom has informed that dog registration and vaccination drive within Municipal Area will be held on September 6 and 7. The registration and vaccination of dog is being organized jointly by Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Services Mokokchung, AWUM and MMC, informed a DIPR report.   The time of vaccination will commence from 8:00 AM as per the date scheduled: September 6 (Sungkomen, Tongdentsuyong, Alongmen,
  • Local produces displayed at Poshan Mela
    Tseminyu, August 30 (MExN): Prime Minister’s overarching scheme for holistic nourishment called Poshan Abhiyaan was inaugurated and Poshan Mela was declared open at Town Hall Tseminyu by Nokchasashi Kichu, ADC Tseminyu as guest of honour.  A DIPR report stated that the Mela organised by the Department of Social Welfare in collaboration with line departments on August 30 saw the participation of Anganwadi Workers, Self Help Groups with their local produces. On the occas
  • Scripture Or Tradition: A Discourse on the Seventh Day Sabbath
    Daoharu Basumatary, Dept. of Economics   As humans, we must have relationships with people living around us. Maintaining a cordial relationship with the people living around us eases our survival that is what I would like to generalise. Now how and why we maintain relationships with other people is in itself a very important and rather a very tricky question, trying to answer it will lead us only to partial success, because of the simple fact that humans differ in mentality?
  • Govt Hindi Institute Dimapur welcomes new Principal
    The newly appointed Principal of Government Hindi Institute, Dimapur BP Philip with the faculty and students during the welcome service held on August 26. (Photo Courtesy: GHI Dimapur)    The Government Hindi Institute (GHI) Dimapur organized a welcome service for its newly posted Principal, BP Philip on August 26.  A press release stated here that speaking during the welcome service, Sangtsoi, Teaching Faculty, AS Yarthotngam and YP Singh, Instructor Hindi, H
  • UMSU DGC holds first fresher’s meet
    Students of UMSU, Dimapur Government College at its first fresher’s day celebration, at BSNL Community Hall, Kevijau Colony, Dimapur held on August 24 (Photo Courtesy: UMSU)   The Unified Minority Students Union (UMSU) of Dimapur Government College (DGC) organized its first fresher’s meet on August 24, at BSNL Community Hall, Kevijau Colony, Dimapur. A press release issued by Rupi Narzary General Secretary; UMSU Dimapur stated that the Chief Guest for the programme
  • Naga Students' Union Dibrugarh holds annual fresher’s day
    Students and members of NSUD at the annual fresher’s day programme held on August 24 at Little Flower School, Dibrugarh Auditorium. (Photo Courtesy: NSUD)    The Naga Students' Union Dibrugarh (NSUD) held its Annual fresher’s day on August 24 at Little Flower School, Dibrugarh Auditorium.  A press release received here stated that NK Kaphungkui Asst professor, Dibrugarh University Institute of Engineering and Technology (DUIET), exhorted the students gathe