Public Space

  • The Burden of unemployment
    The greatest problem existing in the state is the burden of educated unemployment. Unemployment has driven many youths into anti-social activities in many parts of the town in order to meet their desires or wan
  • Politics and the urbane youth: A perspective
    Al NgullieFor urbane (not urban) Naga youths, a tendency to be revolted by politics and politicians alike is a mutual standpoint. For this section of modern, careerist Naga advents – the professionals and nut
  • Repentance brings healing
    Rev. J.Thungjamo LothaMy heart was so much saddened when I saw a news article, titled, “ Rev. Dr. Shishak excommunicated,” that appeared in the website of Kuknalim on September 11 (Tuesday), 2007, My heart
  • Use of cell phone in meetings/public
    Very often we hear remarks like “People in Nagaland are not disciplined,” “Nagas are not cultured,” “We are not civilized” etc. If Nagas are disciplined and maintained decency, a lot of problems pre
  • Public clarification
    Samsok Shimray, Ukhrul.My attention has been drawned by various rejoinders on the boycott of Rev. Dr. Tuisem A Shishak by the Tangkhul Naga Long (Hoho). Interestingly, all of these objections were raised by ind
  • Dialogue on Tuisem’s ‘Confession’
    Can I also say something on Shishaks debacleIt’s a short note for now, as I will be giving more inputs in the course of our debate.First of all, all writers on Shishak “for or against” have not really dwe
  • Concerned over Dr. Rev Tuisem’s ex-communication
    Rev. L. Suohie MhasiDr. Rev. Tuisem Shishak is one of the trustworthy senior leaders, not only in Tangkhul Tries but among the Nagas as a whole. His integrity and dedication for the lord and for bringing up the
  • Use and Misuse of RED CROSS Emblem in Nagaland enlightened
    Rev. Dr. L. TsansoMost people recognize the Red Cross on a background of white as an international symbol of humanity. What is not so well known is the fact that the use of this emblem is spelled out in interna
  • Brave Heart – The Similarity in Betrayal and Greed
    Kedi HaraluIt was many years back, when I was studying in New Zealand, when I had watched Mel Gibson play the part of William Wallace in the blockbuster movie, Brave Heart. It did not mean much at that time and
  • In defence of Dr. Tuisem Shishak
    Kaka.D.IraluI was shocked to read about the ex-communication of Dr.Tuisem Shishak by the Tangkhul Naga Long (TNL). And even as I write, I hope it is just the work of some vested interests in the TNL and not the
  • Crying voice of Kalhang village
    NgathingjhuiThere are about 230 villages in TangkhuI Naga territory. Each village is being ruled or headed by a village chief called headman (awunga) which means angh/king.when a village was first discovered, t
  • Render unto Cong, NSCN’s what is their’s
    Bendang AierOf late, the burning issue in the political circles of Nagaland, as is apparent in the local media reports in the last few days, is the speculation of the return of SC Jamir, Governor of Goa to Naga
  • Nagaland requires generational change in politics
    Kedi HaraluThe next General Elections which is just behind the corner, is going to be rather interesting, since there are quite a few new players entering the Arena plus they are all educated and well versed wi
  • Pleasure of stupidity
    Medowe  KapfoA majority of people believe that stupidity will lead us nowhere. For them it is the worst possible condition in which to spend one’s life, and if possible, it should be completely avoided.
  • Deadly trinity of Naga society
    The world of the present Naga Society we live today is caught in the web of Politics and Bureaucracy (PBB). This so called is a fatal triangle and poisonous to the Democratic Society like the venom of cobra to
  • Facts of NCS and allied service Preliminary Examination, 2007 conducted by the NPSC
    The objective of every public service commission is to recruit officers based on merit through competitive examination. The official appointed or selected becomes the backbone of the state mechanism. And theref
  • Nagaland and its handicapped society
    What is the problem with Nagaland? Everywhere one looks, there seems to be a problem. Everytime I get out of the house & travel on the roads of Dimapur, I get depressed as well as my food gets digested. Not
  • Road recipe
    Y Merina ChishiI love the taste of vinegar in Chinese and that of masala in Indian food. The recipes for these delicacies are not hard to come by and there are plenty of eateries that serve Chinese and Mughalai
    Jelitoli I. SwuWe live amidst cumulative danger and emergent opportunities as well and we are in constant consternation. The desire to be shackles-free, to be identified, to find a place for ourselves in a soci
  • What ails our democracy! The Naga prospect
    Through a succession of trials and tribulations and pressures from within and without, oursdemocmcy has survived all these momentous years. Its inherent strength is derived from such institutions as Legislative