• 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
  • 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