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Dimapur’s drainage system: An ‘orphan’ in need of foster care

By   /  May 19, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Dimapur’s drainage system: An ‘orphan’ in need of foster care

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, May 19: For decades, the main drains or ‘nullah’ (in Hindi) that snake around and across Dimapur have been the only thing keeping the city from being flooded. Yet, drains are under nobody’s care; no specific government department is in charge of the drainage system. In the words of a government […]

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Nagaland to see increase in annual average temp, flood

By   /  May 19, 2019  /  Nagaland  /  Comments Off on Nagaland to see increase in annual average temp, flood

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, May 18: According to research conducted by a professor of the Indian Institute of Science, Nagaland has been experiencing climate irregularities in past few decades with most districts experiencing increased rainfall. Temperature records also show steady warming trends in both maximum and minimum temperature. This record was presented by Ango Konyak, […]

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Road dividers in Dimapur are too high — PWD official

By   /  May 15, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Road dividers in Dimapur are too high — PWD official

Says PWD’s opinion, suggestion was not sought prior to construction of dividers in urban Dimapur Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, May 15: Recently, motor accidents in Dimapur have been blamed on the road dividers—a fairly recent addition as part of the ongoing urban Dimapur’s makeover. However, as far as the Tajen Ao Road is concerned, there […]

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Rainstorm’s fury destroys 180 houses across Nagaland

By   /  May 14, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Rainstorm’s fury destroys 180 houses across Nagaland

      Authorities expecting figure to increase; emergency funds released for affected districts Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, May 14: After a heavy rainstorm lashed several districts of Nagaland on Monday, district authorities have released its respective Emergency Relief Fund (ERF)—an advance placement of fund under the District Disaster Management Authority (DDMA) to address any […]

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Moderate to heavy showers in NE till May 18

By   /  May 14, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Moderate to heavy showers in NE till May 18

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, May 14: Even as pre-monsoon rain is being experienced across most parts of the Northeast region, moderate to heavy showers would continue over many parts till May 18. Thereafter, the intensity of rain is expected to weaken. Scattered pre-monsoon rains would continue leading to comfortable weather conditions over most parts of […]

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Timber traders and Forest department at loggerheads again

By   /  May 13, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Timber traders and Forest department at loggerheads again

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, May 13: The Nagaland Timber Traders’ Union (NTTU) has questioned the rationale of the state’s Forest department to ask for Transit Permit (TP) from the timber traders when the department itself is not issuing the permit. Briefing reporters on Monday, the NTTU president, Kevise Sogotsu said that Forest personnel stationed at […]

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Small traders bear brunt of Sunday closure as major players escape

By   /  May 13, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Small traders bear brunt of Sunday closure as major players escape

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, May 12: After months of clamour from citizens and appeals from trade unions to lift the NSCN’s (IM) closure of commercial establishments on Sundays in Dimapur city, some big outlets have finally started opening since May 5, after church services ie., 2:00 pm. Shutters are still down though in most of […]

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Lok Sabha 2019: Phase VI polling today

By   /  May 12, 2019  /  Nation, Top News  /  Comments Off on Lok Sabha 2019: Phase VI polling today

Maneka Gandhi, Sheila Dikshit, Digvijay Singh, Akhilesh Yadav, Gautam Gambhir (BJP) and Vijender Singh among the candidates in the fray Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, May 11: The much-anticipated seven-phase Lok Sabha election 2019 will enter the sixth and penultimate phase today with more than 10.16 crore electorates spread across six states and Delhi eligible to […]

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Institutions celebrate their academic achievers

By   /  May 11, 2019  /  Nagaland  /  Comments Off on Institutions celebrate their academic achievers

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, May 11: High school and secondary schools are celebrating their students who made it through the high school and higher secondary examinations for 2019. Various schools issued press releases on Sunday wishing them the best in their future endeavours.

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‘Nursing is the only job that will give you peace, fulfilment and happiness’

By   /  May 11, 2019  /  Nagaland  /  Comments Off on ‘Nursing is the only job that will give you peace, fulfilment and happiness’

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, May 10: The Trained Nurses Association of India (TNAI), Dimapur unit celebrate International Nurses Day at District Hospital Dimapur (DHD) under the theme “Nurses: A voice to lead – health for all” on May 10, a couple of days ahead of the official day. The world observes International Nurses Day every […]

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