• LPO questions caliber of LH to excommunicate its Chairman 19 Jul 2019 21:52 Facebook Twitter LinkedIn WhatsApp Wokha, July 19 (MExN): The newly formed Lotha Public Organisation (LPO) has questioned the Lotha Hoho (LH) on what caliber it has excommunicated Sulanthung Humtsoe, Chairman LPO from Lotha Hoho. In a press release today, …
  • ‘Sub-Centres to facilitate improving health care facilities’ 19 Jul 2019 21:52 Facebook Twitter LinkedIn WhatsApp Deputy Chief Minister of Nagaland, Cabinet Ministers and Advisors near the newly inaugurated village gate at New Riphyim. Three Subsidiary Health Centres and a village gate at 37 Tyui constituency under Wokha district on …
  • Protective Thinking (Part II): Social Background leading to RIIN, Can RIIN save Nagaland? 19 Jul 2019 21:51 Facebook Twitter LinkedIn WhatsApp Pakinrichapbo (Advocate) Samziuram Village, Peren, Nagaland Curiously studying the possible outcome of RIIN, one cannot stop wondering if RIIN can really save indigenous tribes of Nagaland for which I lay down the …
  • Centralisation of Financial Powers and Office Functioning System under the Nagaland Govt 19 Jul 2019 21:51 Facebook Twitter LinkedIn WhatsApp An imperative need for Review Khinyi Woch Retired Senior Accounts Officer, Former Financial Advisor (MGNREGA) & Guest Faculty of ATI, Kohima I am privileged to have visited 11 Districts of Nagaland for imparting …
  • Jang Hanybul live at IMC Hall today 19 Jul 2019 21:51 Facebook Twitter LinkedIn WhatsApp Korean singer and television personality Jang Hanybul after the press conference at Hotel Grand Tizu, Dimapur on July 19. (Morung Photo) K–pop is on the rise in Nagaland. Case in point? Jang Hanbyul, the latest K-pop star …
  • NRC: minority outfits fear large-scale exclusion 19 Jul 2019 20:23 Minority organisations in Assam apprehend a large-scale exclusion from the final National Register of Citizens (NRC) to be published on July 31. They have attributed it to the alleged pressure on officers handling the vetting process to be strict in …
  • Meeting reviews RUSA projects in Nagaland 19 Jul 2019 16:08 Kohima, July 19 (MExN): A review meeting of the RUSA projects in Nagaland was organised by the Department of Higher Education at the Conference hall, Kohima Science College, Jotsoma on June 13. The meeting was chaired by Denesh Kumar (IAS), Commissioner …
  • ‘Education is the only weapon to change society’ 19 Jul 2019 16:08 School education director Wonthongo Tsopoe and others during the inauguration of the new school building of GHS Thüvopisü on July 19. GHS Thüvopisü gets new school building through RMSA Kohima, July 19 (MExN): The new school building of Government High …
  • Food insecurity and weak Nutrition services noticed in Nagaland 19 Jul 2019 16:08 Dr. Aarushi Bhatnagar, Health Economist, The World Bank addressing the dissemination workshop on study of ‘Nutrition and its Determinants and Strategies in Nagaland’ held at the Directorate of Health & Family Welfare Kohima on July 19. (DIPR Photo) …
  • Earthquake of 5.6-magnitude jolts Arunachal, other Northeastern states 19 Jul 2019 13:00 The epicentre of the earthquake was located at a depth of 10 km at East Kameng district in Arunachal Pradesh (Source: Google maps) A 5.6-magnitude earthquake hit Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and other northeastern states on Friday afternoon, news agency PTI …
  • 5.6-magnitude earthquake... 19 Jul 2019 12:55 No casualties have been reported so far. A 5.6-magnitude earthquake hit Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and other northeastern states on Friday afternoon. The epicenter of the quake was located at a depth of 10 km at East Kameng district in Arunachal Pradesh, the …
  • Earthquake jolts Assam, Arunachal Pradesh and other North-East states 19 Jul 2019 11:10 By PTI GUWAHATI/SHILLONG: A 5.6-magnitude earthquake hit Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and other northeastern states on Friday afternoon. The epicentre of the quake was located at a depth of 10 km at East Kameng district in Arunachal Pradesh, the Met Office …
  • 5.6-magnitude quake hits NE region, no casualties 19 Jul 2019 11:10 "The quake occurred at 2.52 p.m. and had its epicentre in Arunachal Pradesh's East Kameng district," a seismologist told IANS. The earthquake was felt in parts of Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland and adjoining areas of northeastern region. There …
  • Earthquake of 5.5 magnitude jolts northeast India, tremor felt in Bangladesh 19 Jul 2019 11:08 The quake occurred at 3.22pm BdST and was recorded at a magnitude of 5.5 by the US Geological Survey or USGS.  The quake originated 499 km from Dhaka and 329 km north west of Sylhet in Arunachal Pradesh's Bomdila and its epicentre was 16.8 kilometres …
  • 5.6-magnitude earthquake jolts India's northeast 19 Jul 2019 11:05 No casualties have been reported so far. A 5.6-magnitude earthquake hit Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and other northeastern states on Friday afternoon. The epicenter of the quake was located at a depth of 10 km at East Kameng district in Arunachal Pradesh, the …
  • 5.5 moderate quake hits North East; epicentre near Bomdila: USGS 19 Jul 2019 11:01 The location of the earthquake. (Image: Screen shot collage from USGS) Morung Express News Dimapur | July 19 A moderate intensity earthquake measuring around 5.5 in Richter Scale shook North East India and surrounding areas on Friday afternoon around 2.52 …
  • Over 2.69 lac farmers fail to get 1st tranche under PM-KISAN: Centre in RS 19 Jul 2019 10:54 The responsibility of identifying and uploading details of beneficiaries solely lies with the State/UT. New Delhi: Over 2.69 lakh beneficiaries could not get the first tranche under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) scheme and state …
  • 5.6-magnitude earthquake jolts Arunachal Pradesh, other NE states 19 Jul 2019 10:54 No casualties have been reported so far, officials said, adding that more details are awaited. Guwahati/Shillong: A 5.6-magnitude earthquake hit Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and other northeastern states on Friday afternoon. The epicenter of the quake was …
  • SC seeks attorney general’s assistance in PIL seeking minority be defined on state-wise data 19 Jul 2019 09:14 Supreme Court reserves order on the plea of Karnataka rebel MLAs The Supreme Court Friday sought assistance of Attorney General K K Venugopal in dealing with a plea seeking that minority communities be defined on the basis of state-wise population data …
  • Sri Lanka needs to improve energy sector governance: Dr Priyantha Wijetunga 19 Jul 2019 04:27 Jul 19, 2019 (LBO) – Sri Lanka has a long way to go when it comes to energy sector governance Director, Asian Development Bank, South Asia Energy Division, Dr Priyantha Wijetunga at the ‘techno’ 2019 launch at Marino Beach Colombo held recently. “With all …
  • Amit Shah to chair North Eastern Council meet on August 3-4 19 Jul 2019 02:49 The NEC is the main advisory body which coordinates with the Centre and other states in the region on issues of development and security. New Delhi: Union home minister Amit Shah will chair a meeting of the North Eastern Council (NEC) in Guwahati on August …
  • ENSF reminds DoSE on 25% reservation policy 19 Jul 2019 01:58 DIMAPUR, JULY 18 (MExN): The Eastern Naga Students’ Federation (ENSF) has reminded the Department of School Education (DoSE) to adhere to the Government of Nagaland‘s notification on the 25% reservation policy while making any direct appointment against …
  • Satoi range students to ensure quality work in ongoing road construction 19 Jul 2019 01:58 Ongoing Satoi to Tsuruhu road construction. (Photo Courtesy: SRSU) DIMAPUR, JULY 18 (MExN): Satoi Range Students Union (SRSU) on Thursday assured to extend full support and cooperation for early completion of the PMGSY Phase-IX Batch-1 road projects from …
  • Garo tribe to abstain from attending July 20 consultative meet 19 Jul 2019 01:58 DIMAPUR, JULY 18 (MExN): The Nagaland Garo Tribal Council (NGTC) will abstain from attending the second consultative meeting on Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN) which has been scheduled on July 20 at Chümoükedima, Dimapur. A press …
  • One Japanese Encephalitis death reported in Dimapur 19 Jul 2019 01:58 • 9 positive cases detected out of 18 suspected cases • Public cooperation sought to prevent outbreak Morung Express News Dimapur | July 18 One Japanese Encephalitis (JE) related death has been reported from Dimapur this year. The date of death could not …
  • Guwahati GRP arrest 2 women from train with Yaba tablets 19 Jul 2019 00:17 Guwahati (Assam) [India], July 19 (ANI): Government Railway Police (GRP) Guwahati arrested two women and a man from a Rajdhani Express train and seized 175 small pouches containing 34,100 Yaba tablets (drug) from their possession. According to police, they …
  • Manipur, Assam, Mizoram thrash their opponents on Day 2 18 Jul 2019 23:43 A match in progress on the second day of the ongoing North Eastern Girls (U-19) Football Tournament at the KASA Stadium in Diphu. First North Eastern Girls (U-19) Football Tournament Dimapur, July 18 (EMN): It was raining goals on the second day of the …
  • Tech student publishes book of poetry 18 Jul 2019 23:43 O Jungio, second from left, along with others during the launch of his book ‘Kalopsia’ on July 18 in Kohima. Our Correspondent Kohima, July 18 (EMN): A booked titled ‘Kalopsia,’ a collection of 91 poems written by a tech student O Jungio was released by …
  • Health authorities discuss Rotavirus vaccine 18 Jul 2019 23:43 Dimapur, July 18 (EMN): The Health & Family Welfare department’s task force for the Rotavirus vaccine (RVV) met on July 18 at the department’s directorate in Kohima. Updates to the media on Thursday gave details about the meeting. Mission director Dr. …
  • System to make govt. employment profiles public 18 Jul 2019 23:43 Dimapur, July 18 (EMN): A personal information management system (Pims), a web-enabled personnel management system of the Nagaland state government, will be making basic employment profiles public. The system is to track and record service details of …
  • NVCO asks police: What about extortion at check gates? 18 Jul 2019 23:43 Dimapur, July 18 (EMN): The Nagaland Voluntary Consumer Organisation (NVCO) is appreciative of the Jotsoma Youth Organisation (JYO) for calling out the Kohima traffic establishment allegedly for extorting from truckers. Likewise, the NVCO appreciated the …
  • Dangerous Game 18 Jul 2019 23:43 Technology has revolutionised the world and transformed our lives from dissemination of information, to completion of difficult tasks in no time to the way we communicate with others. Indeed, human civilisation is woven with technological development, …
  • Amit Shah to chair NEC meet on August 3-4 18 Jul 2019 20:33 New Delhi: Union home minister Amit Shah will chair a meeting of the North Eastern Council (NEC) in Guwahati on August 3-4 during which he will hold discussions with the governors and chief ministers of the eight states in the NorthEast on a wide range of …
  • Prohibition…calling Spade a Spade 18 Jul 2019 18:40 Khekiye K. Sema IAS (Rtd) Forest Colony, Kohima In the midst of a stormy RIIN downpour any other subject would have sounded out of place. However, in the midst of a resounding support for the implementation RIIN by all Tribal Hohos, NGOs and Civil …
  • Joint Committee on Prevention of Illegal Immigrants on RIIN 18 Jul 2019 18:40 To The Chief Secretary Nagaland, Kohima Sub: JCPI input on RIIN Sir, As is expected there has been questions and outcry from various quarters on the issue of RIIN and the JCPI feels it’s imperative to put our viewpoint across the government on behalf of …
  • Gothia Cup 2019: SC Nagaland loss to Halvikens 18 Jul 2019 18:40 Kohima, July 18 (MExN): SC Nagaland team today lost to Halvikens SK 1 in round of 32 play in the Gothia Cup 2019 at Gottenburg, Sweden. Nagaland team loss to Halvikens SK 1 by 5-3 in this knock-out match via tie-breaker after goalless draw. Facebook …
  • A bunch of thought on RIIN 18 Jul 2019 18:40 L. Moayanger Imchen Advocate I pen these individual thoughts on the given subject (RIIN) with the view to dispel some misplaced and misconstrued understanding and interpretations on the issue. Nevertheless, this write up being an individual opinion can be …
  • Governor encourages Sports Club Nagaland 18 Jul 2019 18:40 Kohima, July 18 (MExN): The Governor of Nagaland and Manipur, PB Acharya has congratulated the Sports Club Nagaland Team for qualifying and getting the opportunity to participate in the Gothia Cup, the world’s largest youth tournament in Sweden. PRO to …
  • KDLSA holds legal awareness programme at Chiechama Village 18 Jul 2019 11:55 Kohima, July 1 (MExN): Kohima DLSA organised legal awareness programme on various welfare schemes, rights and privileges at Chiechama Village, whereby the programme was chaired by Medochiituo Kiewhuo, Panel Lawyer on June 30. NSLSA Public Relations …
  • Journalists have key role in nation building: Nagaland Governor 18 Jul 2019 11:55 Mangaluru, July 1 (PTI): Journalists should always be conscious of their crucial role in nation building and strengthening democracy in the country, Nagaland Governor P B Acharya said here on Monday. Inaugurating the Dakshina Kannada (DK) district …
  • NBSE: Board students perform well in entrance exams 2018 18 Jul 2019 11:55 Kohima, July 1 (MExN): The State of Nagaland opted for All India Joint Entrance Examination JEE (Main) for Engineering Courses from the year 2013 and National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) for Medical Courses in 2017. The Nagaland Board of School …
  • Wokha DC receives ‘lone lady rider’ 18 Jul 2019 11:55 Wokha, July 2 (MExN): Deputy Commissioner, Wokha Dr Manazir Jeelani Samoon, IAS received the lone lady rider Onenienla Imsong at DC office Chamber Wokha on July 2, who is on a ride across Nagaland to advocate on the issues of women empowerment . Speaking …
  • NPGN/NNC rejects appointment of VP 18 Jul 2019 11:54 Dimapur, July 2 (MExN): The National Peoples Government of Nagaland/Naga National Council-Non Accordist (NPGN/NNC-Non Accordist) has rejected the reported appointment of one M. Toshi Ao as the Vice President of the organization. A press release …
  • Unity College organizes two-wheeler ride day 18 Jul 2019 11:54 Dimapur, July 2 (MExN): Unity College Dimapur under the Yuvas – Young Indians Coordinators Avitav Gupta and Khekali Assumi organized two wheelers day out on June 30, to spread the awareness of road safety and driving etiquettes among college students. The …
  • BJP Nagaland welcomes dismissal of ILP case 18 Jul 2019 11:54 Our Correspondent Kohima | July 2 The whole state BJP party unit today joined the rest of the Nagas in rejoicing at the victory, and the subsequent dismissal of the ILP case that came up for hearing in the Supreme Court today before the Chief Justice …
  • Nagaland allocated Rs 10.74 cr for Modernization of Police Forces 18 Jul 2019 11:54 New Delhi, July 2 (MExN): As a part of Modernisation of Police Forces (MPF), the state of Nagaland has been allotted a sum of Rs 10.74 crore for 2019-20, the parliament was told on Tuesday. In a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha on July 2, the …
  • Nagaland receives Rs 33.96 crore for BADP in 2018-19 18 Jul 2019 11:54 New Delhi, July 2 (MExN): The State of Nagaland received a total of Rs 33.96 crore, as a part of Border Area Development Programme (BADP), the Lok Sabha was informed today. According to figure given by Minister of State for Home Affairs, Nityanand Rai in a …
  • Vehicle registrations in West Bengal take massive hit: UP stable, Arunachal posts highest growth 18 Jul 2019 09:54 According to the data released by FADA (Federation of Automobile Dealer Association), the first quarter of the financial year 2019-20 ended on a negative note as the total vehicle registrations during the period saw a 6 per cent year-on-year decrease …
  • District Magistrate dashboard for Nagaland launched 18 Jul 2019 07:07 NET Bureau District Magistrate dashboard (https://nl.dmdashboard.nic.in/) for Nagaland was launched through video conferencing on July 17 by Chief Secretary, Temjen Toy, IAS at Chief Secretary’s Office. According to reports, District Magistrate …
  • 1705 vacant positions in NE Universities; 64 in Nagaland 18 Jul 2019 06:55 Morung Express News Dimapur | July 17 A total of 1705 teaching positions in different categories are lying vacant across the universities in North East, informed a reply to an ‘Unstarred Question’ in Lok Sabha. The ‘Sanctioned Strength’ (SS) in …
  • NPMSA suspends agitation after govt’s assurance 18 Jul 2019 06:55 DIMAPUR, JULY 17 (MExN): The Nagaland Planning Machinery Service Association (NPMSA) has temporarily called off the agitation launched in the form of pen down strike which began since July 16, 2019. The Association’s president Imlikokba Longkumer in a …
  • PDA says alliance will complete full 5 year term 18 Jul 2019 06:55 DIMAPUR, JULY 17 (MExN): Appreciating the cooperation and support extended by the people of Nagaland, the People’s Democratic Alliance (PDA) on Wednesday assured the citizens of Nagaland to continuously strive tirelessly for the welfare of the state. A …
  • Consultative meet agrees on RIIN, with caveat 18 Jul 2019 06:55 Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio and his cabinet colleagues speaking at the consultative meeting held among Nagaland legislators, tribal hohos, civil society organizations, NGOs and government officials on the exercise for creation of Register of …
  • State needs consensus law on adoption: NPCC 18 Jul 2019 06:55 DIMAPUR, JULY 17 (MExN): Stating that having a clear census and identity is a necessity for all political and economic programs both for the nation and the state, the Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee (NPCC) called for cooperation to the Register of …
  • Govt calls for consultative meet with four tribal bodies 18 Jul 2019 06:55 DIMAPUR, JULY 17 (MExN): The Nagaland Government has convened a consultative meeting on the exercise for creation of the Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN) with four tribal bodies on July 20, 2019 at 11 am at the Rhododendron Hall, …
  • Involve village councils, tribal hohos to authenticate indigenous inhabitants: JCPI 18 Jul 2019 06:55 DIMAPUR, JULY 17 (MExN): The Joint Committee on Prevention of Illegal Immigrants (JCPI) and apex Naga tribal hohos of Nagaland has resolved to support the ongoing exercise of Registration of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland announced by the state …
  • From spicy curries to tongue-tickling desserts: India is a country of diverse flavours 18 Jul 2019 06:44 Culinary experiences are an important part of the Indian culture. Indian cuisine offers a plethora of flavours. Each region has a rich and diverse culinary taste. From the Kashmiri Wazwan, to the rich Punjabi dishes, to the thalis of Gujarat and Rajasthan …
  • Naga bodies speak with one voice in support of RIIN 18 Jul 2019 04:48 Neiphiu Rio speaking during the consultative meeting with the tribal hohos, civil society organisations and legislators on RIIN at the State Banquet Hall, Kohima on July 17. Dimapur, July 17 (EMN): The tribal hohos, civil society organisations and …
  • PDA will complete the full five years term unhindered 18 Jul 2019 04:21 PDA will complete the full five years term unhindered Kohima, 17 July 2019 1) The People’s Democratic Alliance (PDA) was formed between the NDPP and BJP prior to the 2018 General Elections to the Nagaland Legislative Assembly. The pre-poll alliance and the …
  • Cotton Country band to celebrate 15 yrs with concert 18 Jul 2019 02:03 Cotton Country team during a press conference held in Kohima on July 17. (Morung Photo) The 15 years anniversary concert of Cotton Country band will take place on July 20 at 6:00 PM at Regional Centre of Excellence for Music & Performing Arts (RCEMPA), …
  • Naga singers participate in Inner-Mongolia Choral Festival 18 Jul 2019 02:03 Shanghai Cooperation Organisation Countries Youth choir. Two Naga singers from Nagaland, Tiakümzük Imchen and Imosongla took part in the opening and closing function of Inner-Mongolia Choral Festival held recently from June 28 to July 4 at Hohhot and …
  • India aims to expel all illegal migrants, Home Minister Amit Shah says 17 Jul 2019 23:40 An exercise to identify alien immigrants from Muslim-majority Bangladesh has been going on in the northeastern state of Assam for years, but Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist-led government has taken it up in earnest. The campaign was a …
  • Prof Mukhi, Acharya grace seminar at SJC 17 Jul 2019 19:33 Governor of Nagaland and Manipur PB Acharya speaking at a seminar held at SJC (Autonomous) Jakhama on July 17. Kohima, July 17 (MExN): A seminar on “Natural resources, skill manpower and development of North East” took place today at St Joseph’s College ( …
  • Governor meets Home Minister, MoS 17 Jul 2019 19:33 Governor Acharya with MoS, G Kishan Reddy at North Block, New Delhi on July 15. (Photo Courtesy: PRO to Governor) Kohima, July 17 (MExN): Governor of Nagaland and Manipur, PB Acharya met with the Union Home Minister, Amit Shah and the Minister of State ( …
  • Set up SSB at earliest, PSAN urges govt 17 Jul 2019 19:33 Dimapur, July 17 (MExN): The Public Service Aspirants of Nagaland (PSAN) has once again appealed to the state government to set up a Staff Selection Board (SSB) so as to conduct a common yearly examination for recruitment to all the posts that do not come …
  • Gothia Cup: SC Nagaland draws 2-2 against Ahus IF 17 Jul 2019 19:33 The SC Nagaland team at Gothia Cup 2019. (Photo Courtsey: SC Nagaland) Our correspondent Kohima | July 17 After two disappointing opening games in the Gothia Cup, the under-15 girl’s team Sports Club (SC) Nagaland today secured a 2-2 draw in their last …
  • ‘Our players need more professional experience’ 17 Jul 2019 19:33 Our Correspondent Kohima | July 17 Nagaland Youth Resources & Sports Advisor, Er. Zale Neikha, who accompanied the under-15 team for the Gothia Cup, today stated that the level of football in Sweden is undoubtedly top level. “We have visited a few …
  • RIIN: Meet resolves to make modalities public before actual enumeration begins 17 Jul 2019 18:50 KOHIMA: A consultative meeting convened by the Nagaland government on Wednesday resolved that policies and modalities of preparing the Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN) will be made public before the beginning of the actual enumeration, …
  • Nagaland govt will reconsider time frame for RIIN exercise: Rio 17 Jul 2019 17:41
  • NPF stays away from consultation on Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland 17 Jul 2019 15:25 GUWAHATI: Opposition party of Nagaland, Naga People’s Front (NPF) has stayed away from consultation on Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN) in Kohima on Wednesday. NPF is miffed and alleged that ruling People’s Democratic Alliance (PDA) …
  • Key words Indigenous to Nagaland, Studying the opposition 16 Jul 2019 02:12 Key words : Indigenous to Nagaland, Studying the opposition - The Sangai Express Editorial :: July 16 2019 - The key words here are Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (IIN) and this is obviously the reason why the move of the Government of Nagaland to …
  • ‘Consumers in Nagaland ignorant of rights, get cheated’ 15 Jul 2019 20:42 Dr. Neikiesalie Kire speaks at the consumer rights publicity programme that was conducted on July 15 in Kohima. Our Correspondent Dimapur, July 15 (EMN): Consumers in Nagaland are not aware of their rights provided by the Consumer Protection Act, or to …
  • Nagaland to frame ‘Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland’ (RIIN) norms after consultation 13 Jul 2019 06:57 NET Bureau The Nagaland government has said guidelines for implementing a localised version of the National Register of Citizens — being updated in Assam — would be framed in consultation with civil society groups and traditional tribal bodies. The …
  • National Lok Adalats to be conducted across Nagaland 13 Jul 2019 00:08 Dimapur, July 12 (EMN): Along with the rest of the country, the District Legal Services Authority (DLSA) under the aegis of the Nagaland State Legal Services Authority (NSLSA) is conducting National Lok Adalats (People’s Courts) today in all the district …
  • Nagaland: Pfutsero Government College organises workshop on employability skills development 13 Jul 2019 00:08 A resource person is seen speaking to the students of Pfutsero Government College during the orientation programme held in the college auditorium on July 12. Dimapur, July 12 (EMN): In an attempt to make the students employable when they complete their …
  • Indian government to support Mithun development and conservation in Nagaland 13 Jul 2019 00:08 Giriraj Singh with R Khing and others in New Delhi on July 11. Dimapur, July 12 (EMN): Union Minister of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry & Dairying, Giriraj Singh has said that the government of India is mulling to provide full support for Mithun …
  • Fabindia launches its store in Nagaland 13 Jul 2019 00:07 Fabindia regional head (Eastern Region) Sujata Absar (3rd from right), Dr. K Vikato Kinimi (4th from right) with proprietor Jevitoli Kinimi (2nd from right) and others at the launch of Fabindia store on July 12 in Dimapur. Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, July …
  • Gurugram Police Bust Gang That Sold Stolen Luxury Cars In Nagaland 12 Jul 2019 21:33 The accused revealed that he was part of a gang in Gurugram that used to steal luxury cars. Gurugram: Gurugram Police have busted a gang that stole luxury cars in Delhi and the NCR region and sold them in the faraway northeastern states. The nexus was …
  • Rijiju meets Under-15 girls football team from Nagaland 12 Jul 2019 04:12 Kiren Rijiju, Neiphiu Rio, staff and Under-15 girls football team of Nagaland before leaving for Sweden to participate in the Gothia Cup. Dimapur, July 11 (EMN): Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports, Kiren Rijiju met the Under-15 girls football team …
  • Manipur a mirror of Nagaland :: Robert A. Silverstein 12 Jul 2019 03:08 Manipur a mirror of Nagaland Robert A. Silverstein * It is disappointing, but not surprising, that the newly elected member of the Lok Sabha for the Outer Manipur constituency, Dr. Lorho S. Pfoze, in his maiden speech before the members of the Lok Sabha on …
  • ‘Nagaland’s Register of Indigenous Inhabitants after consultations’ 11 Jul 2019 19:25 Kohima, July 11 (IANS) The Nagaland government on Thursday said that the guidelines for listing indigenous inhabitants in the Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN) will be finalised after consultations with civil society & …
  • Rijiju wishes luck to U15 girls football team from Nagaland for Gothia Cup 11 Jul 2019 11:23 NET Bureau Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju Thursday gave a warm send-off to the Under-15 girls football team from Nagaland, which is set to participate in the Gothia Cup, the world’s largest youth tournament in Sweden. This year, 80 nations are participating …
  • Man from Nagaland who ran rhino-poaching network arrested in Assam 11 Jul 2019 09:39 Express News Service GUWAHATI: A man from Nagaland, who had masterminded a number of cases of poaching of rhinos in Kaziranga National Park and smuggled the horns to parties in the international black market, has been arrested from Guwahati.  Toyikhu …
  • Shortage of nearly 1,500 IAS officers in India, says Govt; 29 in Nagaland 11 Jul 2019 05:58 Nagaland state shorthanded by 29 Morung Express News Dimapur | July 10 There is a shortage of nearly 1,500 IAS officers in the country; the Lok Sabha was informed today. Officers in position as on January 1, 2019, was 5,205, against the total authorised …
  • ‘Child abuse in Nagaland growing at alarming rate’ 11 Jul 2019 05:58 Section of participants take pledge to take all efforts to end child sexual abuse during state level consultation on “It takes Nagaland to End Child Sexual Abuse” in Kohima on July 10. (Morung Photo) State level consultation on ‘It takes Nagaland to end …
  • Nagaland collected Rs 121 crores as direct taxes in 2018-19 10 Jul 2019 23:34 20361 ITRs filed, third lowest PAN cards registered Morung Express News Dimapur | July 10 Nagaland State managed to collect Rs 121.21 crores in the form of direct taxes for the financial year 2018-19. This was informed by the Minister of State for Finance, …
  • Arunachal, Nagaland and Meghalaya ranked lowest three in HRD’s Grading Index 2017-18 10 Jul 2019 23:33 ‘Chandigarh best performing in field of education’ New Delhi, July 10 (PTI): Chandigarh has been ranked best among states and Union territories in the field of education and is followed by Kerala and Gujarat, according to HRD Ministry officials. As per the …
  • Nagaland starts process to prepare list of indigenous inhabitants 10 Jul 2019 21:25 Kohima, July 10 (PTI): The Nagaland government on Wednesday started the process of preparing a register of all indigenous inhabitants of the state, Chief Secretary Temjen Toy said. The Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN) will help …
  • Child sexual abuse cases under-reported in Nagaland — Shanavas 10 Jul 2019 21:25 A section of participants seen taking pledge to end child sexual abuse at a programme in Kohima on July 10. (EM Images) Our Correspondent Kohima, July 10 (EMN): Child molestation cases are not uncommon in Nagaland, but a call for action against the …
  • NSDMA issues weather advisory for Nagaland 10 Jul 2019 04:18 A view of Peren Town during a rainy day. (Morung file Photo) • Heavy rains, strong winds and lightning expected till July 14 • Increased chances of flash floods, mudslides and landslides DIMAPUR, JULY 9 (MExN): The Nagaland State Disaster Management …
  • Heavy rains set to lash Nagaland for a week: Skymet 09 Jul 2019 08:51 An overcast sky in Dimapur. (Morung File Photo) Dimapur, July 8 (MExN): The state of Nagaland likely to see a week of “very rainfall activity,” including strong winds and possibility of flash floods, mud slides and landslides, stated a Skymet Weather …
  • Flood Alert For Assam and Nagaland, Vigorous Monsoon To Give Incessant Rain In Northeast 09 Jul 2019 08:36 NET Bureau Northeast India is gearing up for one of the heaviest spells of rains of the season so far. Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya and Nagaland are at risk of heavy to extremely heavy rains during the week. Sikkim and Sub-Himalayan West Bengal …
  • Fallacies of Literacy in Nagaland 09 Jul 2019 06:33 The issue of literacy is a key component of the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals and is also one of the UN’s 2030 agenda for sustainable development. World leaders adopted the goal of literacy as it promotes the universal right to quality …
  • Working for own pocket or family ‘looters of society’: Nagaland Governor 09 Jul 2019 03:46 Nagaland Governor, PB Acharya being honoured at the ICFAI University in Dimapur on July 8. (DIPR Photo) Dimapur, July 8 (MExN): The Governor of Nagaland PB Acharya today cautioned against self-centered education and termed educated people, working for …
  • Students get tips to enter Nagaland Police Service 08 Jul 2019 21:09 Assistant Commandant Alovika Swu, NPS, of 15 NAP Bn Chümoukedima interacting with cadets at the ongoing NCC Camp at Livingstone Foundation HSS Dimapur. (Photo Courtesy: PRO Defence) Kohima, July 8 (MExN): A lecture on ‘Entry into the Nagaland Police …
  • Is India’s Nagaland Peace Process Nearing a Breakthrough? 08 Jul 2019 16:44 Situation Reports – July 8, 2019 By Michael Hart Since the 1950s in India’s remote northeast, ethnic Naga insurgents along the border with Myanmar have fought the central government for either full independence or greater autonomy. During that time, the …
  • ‘Nagaland did not receive MCG funds in 2011-12 to 2012-13’ 07 Jul 2019 23:51   Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, July 7: Nagaland did not receive matching cash grants as part of micro finance (MF) during the 2011-12 to 2012-13 financial tenure. This information of the development authorities state that four districts namely Kohima, …
  • Will the Register of Indigenous Inhabitants Certificates of Nagaland (RIIN) be an effective mechanism to control migration? 07 Jul 2019 22:46 Some of those who voted YES had this to say: • Yes. If the Government is truly committed. • RIIN is for identifying Nagas of Nagaland by Blood and Indigenous non Naga Tribe of Nagaland with cut of year from 1963. Than with RIIN registration ILP will be …
  • Nagaland Packaging Solutions: on an eco-friendly agenda 07 Jul 2019 22:46 Imliakum Ozükum and Myanthung Ngullie have started Nagaland Packaging Solutions that offers carriage alternative to single use plastics which has been banned in Nagaland from September 2019. (Morung Photos) Aotula Pongen Dimapur | July 7 Two Naga …
  • BJP to target 2.5 lakh new members in Nagaland 07 Jul 2019 22:46 Faggan Singh Kulaste with Temjen Imna Along, Y. Patton and others during the membership drive launching programme in Kohima on July 6. (Morung Photo) • Nagaland already has 1.18 lakh BJP members • The Party has 11 crore members across India • BJP Nagaland …