• IIPMT students flocks at South Police Station
    Students of IIPMT at South police Station demanding proper documents and the names of the managing board members from the principal at Kohima. (Morung Photo)  Kohima | July 15 : Agitated over the silent response of the Principal and Vice Principal of Indian Institute of Para Medical Technology (IIPMT), Kohima around 70 students along with their parents today, gathered at South Police Station, demanding from the Principal to produce proper documents and names of the managing board
  • NBM boost up mat weaving
    Mat weavers along with resource persons during mat weaving training- cum –demonstration, organized by the Nagaland Bamboo Mission and held at Longpayimsen under Mokokchung district.  Dimapur, July 15 (MExN): The Nagaland Bamboo Mission conducted two days ‘Mat Weaving training- cum –demonstration’ on July 12 and 13 at Longpayimsen under Mokokchung district. In a press note issued by M Kichung Phom, Nagaland Bamboo Mission stated that the training was conduct
  • Medziphema seek justice for BPL Ration Card holders
    Dimapur, July 15 (MExN): An open letter appended by GB Medziphema Town Ward No-1, GB Tsuuma village, Chairman Medziphema Village Council, GB Socunoma village and Chairman Sirhima village, and addressed to the Additional Director (department of Food & Civil Supplies) was issued to the media today. The letter stated that the recent conduct of renewal of BPL Ration Card and its effect has been the most undemocratic and unconstitutional exercise witnessed by the people of Medziphema in
  • Govt constitutes Dist Coordination Committee
    Kohima, July 15 (DIPR): In pursuance of Sub-Section (5) of section 166 of the Electricity Act, 2003 (Central Act 36 of 2003), the Government has constituted District Coordination Committee in every district in Nagaland consisting of the following members for the purpose of the said Act: Deputy Commissioner as Chairman; Superintendent of Police, SE (E)/EE/ (E), Representative of Tribal Hoho and Representative of Municipal Council as Members. The duties and functions of the Committee as
  • PD ATMA Peren conducts tour
    Dimapur, July 15 (MExN): PD ATMA Peren organised a touring programme for Agri and Allied departmental officials to Ntuma village under Tening Sub-division on July 12 in connection with the implementation of RKVY programme in the district.Sub-Divisional Agriculture Officer & BTT Convenor, Tening in a press release stated that the team comprising of agri and allied department officers visited the proposed site situated at Barak Valley with a view to make a preliminary survey of the a
  • LADP 2011-2012 fund for Mokokchung decided
    Mokokchung, July 15 (DIPR): Local Area Development Programme (LADP) for Mokokchung district for the year 2011-12 has been finalized at the monthly meeting of Mokokchung District Planning and Development Board (DPDB) on July 15. The LADP, considered as an important tool for overall socio-economic development of the district, covering all the 10 (Ten) Assembly constituencies was finalized without much discussions in the house. The monthly DPDB meeting held at Deputy Commissioner’s
  • Sea food outlet opens in Dimapur
    Dimapur, July 15 (MExN): Royal Sea Food, the first retail outlet of sea foods in the commercial hub of the state was opened today. The shop located near Old Fly Over, opposite of Hotel Tragopan was inaugurated by Hokivi Chishi, President, Dimapur Chamber of Commerce and Industry as chief guest. The outlet that would serve the need of sea food lovers with wide varieties of sea food is a joint venture of local entrepreneurs Kavili Zhimo and Temsunaro Ao.   Chief Guest was impre
  • Green-SONS launch signature campaign
    DIMAPUR, JULY 15 (MExN): Only two years old, Green-SONS (Green Succession of Nagaland State), a voluntary environment protection group is gradually pushing a movement to make Nagaland more environment-conscious. To realize this objective Green-SONS has been unwaveringly promoting green activities the past two years. On Friday, July 15, the group launched a signature campaign to create awareness on protection and conservation of the precious flora and fauna of the state. The campaign
  • LOCAL Briefs
    ANCSU meetingDimapur, July 15 (MExN): The All Nagaland college students’ union will hold an emergency assembly meeting on July 26 at NSF conference hall, Oking Naga club building, Kohima, 11:00 am , to deliberate for the forthcoming 15th Biennial General conference going to be held from August 26 to 29 at St. Joseph’s, Jakhama. Imtiongba, Secretary Assembly, in a press note requested all the Executives, Tribunals, senior leaders of ANCSU and the Presidents’/ General S
  • NCD calls representative for Special Public Committee
    Dimapur, July 14 (MExN): Naga Council Dimapur (NCD) has asked for submission of name of representative from respective hoho, organization for induction in Special Public Committee to study and research taxation/extortion/antisocial/etc problems for onward submission to Government for concrete and sustainable preventive measures as per July 6, 2011 public resolution. The representatives are asked as per discussed and approved in July 6, 2011 public meeting at Chakhesang Conference hall,
  • Antioch Missiological Academy dedicated
    Rev S Vitoshe being felicitated during the dedication programme of Antioch Missiological Academy.  Dimapur, July 14 (MExN): Antioch Missiological Academy with a motto ‘Equip to reach out and disciple’ was inaugurated at Murise village, Dimapur. Rev. Vitoshe Swu, Executive Secretary, WSBAK dedicated the academy.A function was organized to mark the inauguration which was attended by host church leaders and mission workers. Rev. Dr Jayakumar, President, BBCM/ACPL Ministri
  • District Edu officer informs
    Dimapur, July 14 (MExN): The District education officer, Dimapur informs all Headmasters of both government and private schools under Dimapur district that forms for Children Education Assistance Fund Scholarship will be distributed from July 18-25, during office hour. In a press note Asono Ndang, DEO, Dimapur, requested all the interested students to collect the forms in time. The last date for submission of forms will be July 30, it is important to note that only students of class 5
  • 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