Nagaland

  • Walk in My Ways
    A Vacation Bible School (VBS) was held from July 11 to 17 at the East Dimapur Ao Baptist Arogo under the theme ‘Walk in My Ways’. A total of 127 students attended the week long programme under the guidance of I. Moalem Imchen as Director of the VBS with the assistance of Tarep Jamir, Sunday School Supervisor EDABA and 14 teachers and 7 volunteers.
  • Appellate Authorities, PIOs and APIOs notified
    Kohima, July 18 (DIPR): In pursuance of sections 5 & 19 of the Right to Information Act, 2005 (Central Act No. 22 of 2005) read with other relevant provisions thereof, all the Departments has appointed/nominated Appellate Authorities, PIOs and APIOs. However, it has been observed that consequent upon the transfer of officers appointed as Appellate Authorities, PIOs and APIOs, that quite often, no fresh orders appointing their relievers as AAs/PIOs/APIOs are not being issued. This h
  • LOCAL Briefs
    DSSU executive meetingDimapur, July 18 (MExN): The Dimapur Sumi Students’ Union first executive meeting will be held at its union banker Notun Bosti on July 20 at 11:00am. All office members are requested to attend the meeting positively without fail.Meanwhile, DSSU General Secretary, Hutoka Shikhu in a press note has deeply mourned the demise of Vitoyi Zhimomi, Senior GB Xuvihe colony after he passed away on 16th July, 2011 at Dimapur. The union conveys their condolences to the
  • shooting competition
    Participants of the 52nd Traditional Shooting competition held on July 17 at Jakha Tsiezou, organized by the Jakhama Youth Society. Dimapur, July 17 (MExN): The 52nd Traditional Shooting competition was held on July 17, 2011 at Jakha Tsiezou organized by the Jakhama Youth Society. With the observation of the local Chiinyi festival, this annual shooting competition was participated by around 150 youths where Kikovizo Zhotso was declared winner and was awarded with cash price. A pre
  • Azo calls for unity, Preservation at CAWUPT Khuthonye festival
    Minister H&FW Azo Nienu addressing the gathering during the observation of ‘Khuthonye” festival of Chozuba Area Welfare Union Phek Town (CAWUPT) on July 16 at Town Hall, Phek. (Morung Photo) Phek | July17 : Minister for Health & Family Welfare, government of Nagaland, Kuzholuzo (Azo) Nienu yesterday asserted, ‘Unity among the community is the key role in the process of developing both the human and infrastructure in society. Urging upon the Chozuba area p
  • Chakhesang Mothers Association demands early implementation of 33% Reservation Bill
    Dimapur, July 17 (MExN): The Chakhesang Mothers Association (CMA), the apex body of all Chakhesang Women appeals the concerned authority to implement the Women Reservation Bill which was passed by the Government of Nagaland vide Nagaland Municipal Act, 2001 in the year 2006 whereby it had promulgated one third reservation of all elected seats for women in the municipal and town councils of Nagaland. A press note issued by Kuthozulu Rose, president and Nungotsolu Kezo, general secretary
  • PHC building inaugurated at Merangkong Village
    Dr.Imtimeren inaugurating the recently built PHC at Merangkong village, on July 16. Dimapur, July 17 (MExN): Merangkong PHC building was inaugurated on July 16, 2011 by Dr. Imtimeren, Principal Director, Health & Family Welfare in presence of Dr.G.Kemp Joint Director, Dr.Ngangshimeren Deputy Director, Dr.Kika Longkumer Deputy Director and other officials from the department.During a brief inaugural programme Dr.Imtimeren Principal Director lauded the Merangkong Village Council
  • DSO Kiphire informs
    Dimapur, July 17 (MExN): District Statistical Officer (DSO), Kiphire has informed all teachers in charge who are appointed to act as a local registrar of births and deaths, to report to DSO on or before July 31. Kiphire, DSO M. Akang in a press release informed that as there is no report from the local registrar of births and deaths under Kiphire district and also detected that births and deaths certificates are not utilized in order. Therefore, all the teacher incharge in their respec
  • New sub-centre building at Mhainamtsi, Peren
    Dimapur, July 17 (MExN): A new sub-centre building at Mhainamtsi, funded by NRHM was inaugurated on July 15, 2011 by Dr.B. Yanger Ao, Chief Medical Officer, Peren in the presence of District Medical Officers, VC & VHC members and villagers. The CMO in his inaugural speech expressed gratitude to NRHM for funding the new sub centre building which was a much awaited infrastructure requirement. The chief guest while expressing appreciation to the community for their contribution in mak
  • LOCAL Briefs
    Department of Tourism condolesDimapur, July 17 (MExN): The Director and the staff of the department of Tourism, along with the members of Nagaland Tourism Association, deeply mourns the tragic and untimely demise of Kiviho Chishi, SDO Tourism who met with an accident on July 15 on his way to Dimapur. A condolence message stated, “Kiviho was a young dynamic officer and also a very good friend and mentor to all of us, and his absence will be a great setback to all his near and dear
  • Duncan Youth Fellowship observes ‘Family Day’
    PWD colony parents and youths are seen performing at the special Sunday fellowship service organized by Duncan Youth Fellowship at DABA main church, Duncan Basti on Sunday, July 17. (Morung Photo) DIMAPUR, JULY 17 (MExN): Duncan Youth Fellowship under DABA (Dimapur Ao Baptist Church) Youth Ministry organized a special fellowship service themed: ‘Family Day’ at the DABA main church, Duncan Basti on Sunday, July 17. Parents and children alike gathered for the special ser
  • NSGEWA to assist members on pension/final GPF matters
    Dimapur, July 16 (MExN): The Nagaland Senior Government Employees Welfare Association (NSGEWA) has announced of its resolution to help/assist members having any problem related to pension/final GPF or any other pensionary benefits cases. NSGEWA Jt Secretary, P Vese and Vice Chairman, Imkokngyapang in a press release has asked its members desirous of assistance to contact and approach the office of the NSGEWA on Monday to Wednesday from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.The decision to help was made
  • DNWO raid shops, seize banned liquor
    Village council members and DNWO volunteers publicly display the seized items at the village community hall before being destroyed on Saturday, July 16. (Morung Photo) DIMAPUR, JULY 16 (MExN): Diphupar Naga Women Organisation (DNWO) confiscated a sizeable quantity of illicit liquor on July 14 last. The seized items comprising of around 50 cases of assorted IMFL was destroyed today in the presence of the Diphupar Village Council (DVC). This is in continuation of the DVC’s sta
  • ‘Time to think for urbanization process’
    Additional Chief Secretary & Development Commissioner, Nagaland, Alemtemshi Jamir speaking at the Silver Jubilee celebration of River Plate Club, Mokokchung on July 16. (DIPR Photo)  Mokokchung, July 16 (DIPR): River Plate Club, Penli Ward Mokokchung celebrated Silver Jubilee on July 16 with Additional Chief Secretary & Development Commissioner, Nagaland Alemtemshi Jamir gracing the occasion as chief guest.Congratulating the Club members for their efforts in nurturing and
  • State blood transfusion council meeting held
    Kohima, July 16 (DIPR): The Nagaland State Blood Transfusion Council Governing Body meeting was held on July 16 at conference hall, Health & Family Welfare Department New Secretariat Complex, Kohima. The committee discussed the following agendas: confirmation of minutes of the annual governing body meeting held on June 16, 2010; Achievement of 2010 and 2011; target for 2011-2012 for district wise; formation of Voluntary Blood Donors Association; enhancement of staff salary; ap
  • LOCAL Briefs
    Training of Asha on NVBDCPDimapur, July 16 (MExN): One day re-orientation training of Asha on NVBDCP of Medziphema block was conducted at Medziphema CHC on July 14. The programme was chaired by Dr. Elizabeth, Medical Officer while exhortation was given by Dr. K Assumi, District Epidemiologist. Dr. Moa, district programme officer NVBDCF spoke on sign and symptoms of vector borne diseases, Tali, Zonal Entomologist spoke on roles and responsibilities of ASHA in VBDCP and Atu Longkumer spo
  • Signal Fellowship...
    Child members of Signal Fellowship, Dimapur Ao Baptist Church during the Children Crusade which was held with the theme ‘Jesus is the only way’ with speakers Tiakala Jamir and Imsunungla. More than 300 children attended three day crusade from July 14 to 16. (Morung Photo)
  • Legal awareness prog held
    Kohima, July 16 (DIPR): A legal awareness programme was held at Wokha on July 16 at Dc’s conference hall. A team of Legal Authority led by Mayang Lima NJS, Secretary Nagaland Legal Services Authority, Kohima with Veprasa Nyekha NJS, District Session Judge & Secretary Nagaland Legal Services Authority, Wokha conducted the one-day awareness programme.The DC and Chairman Legal Services Authority of Wokha, Rovilatuo Mor while welcoming the team also appraised the gathering about
  • TB prog conducted at District Jail Mokokchung
    Inmates of District Jail, Mokokchung and others during the Special Events programme held on tuberculosis.  Dimapur, July 16 (MExN): The Special Events programme on tuberculosis was conducted at District Jail, Mokokchung on July 14 organized by the Catholic Health Association of India in collaboration with the RNTCP, Nagaland. The prisoners were given adequate knowledge on tuberculosis, its treatment and preventions.A press note informed here that Aren, Senior Treatment Supervisor,
  • Therie to head NPCC Political Affairs Committee
    Dimapur, July 15 (MExN): The newly constituted Political Affairs Committee (PAC) of NPCC has held its first meeting on July 14, 2011 at Congress Bhavan Kohima and has nominated K.Therie as the convener of the Committee.A press note issued by Medokul Sophie, general secretary (Admn), NPCC stated that the meeting has seriously deliberated on the ongoing talk of the Naga political problem, considering the grave situation and sufferings of our people under “defunct state government a