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Dimapur’s courier companies: Big names, poor services?

By   /  July 2, 2019  /  Mirror Exclusive, Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Dimapur’s courier companies: Big names, poor services?

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, July 2: Nagaland, without exception, is part of the growing window of consumerism with people shopping online from the comfort of their homes. However, in what is supposed to be a smooth transition between placing the order and delivery, there appears to be a disconnect. In Dimapur, there is an apparent […]

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Bull’s-eye: 13-year-old Naga archer to represent India

By   /  June 25, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Bull’s-eye: 13-year-old Naga archer to represent India

Esther Verma Dimapur, June 25: A thirteen-year-old Naga girl could be the next trailblazer in the field of archery from the state—following the giant footsteps of Olympian Chekrovolu Swuro. Nikesa Sakhrie has been selected to represent India at the World Archery Youth Championships in Madrid, Spain this year. Speaking to Eastern Mirror via telephone from […]

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Love is in the airwaves: Still ‘Radio Ga Ga’ in Nagaland

By   /  February 15, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Love is in the airwaves: Still ‘Radio Ga Ga’ in Nagaland

Esther Verma Dimapur, Feb. 14(EMN): Despite its wide reach to listeners in all corners of the world, many believe that radio is also one of the fastest dying forms of communication media today. The radio has this unique ability to communicate with any section of people, irrespective of class, creed, colour, wealth or even educational […]

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Crafts initiative sculpting welfare of underprivileged women

By   /  July 29, 2018  /  Mirror Exclusive, Nagaland  /  Comments Off on Crafts initiative sculpting welfare of underprivileged women

Esther Verma Dimapur, July 28 (EMN): George Bernard Shaw, the celebrated writer once said, “Happy is the man who can make a living by his hobby”. Today, a  Naga girl, with a mass communication degree, is living her life as a successful entrepreneur and also creating employment opportunities for other women, showing what it means […]

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Naga woman is first to ascend Stok Kangri in 24 hours

By   /  July 23, 2018  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Naga woman is first to ascend Stok Kangri in 24 hours

  Esther Verma Dimapur, July 23 (EMN): On July 9, a lone Naga woman defeated all odds and brought pride not just to Nagaland but to the country too by becoming the first woman to summit Mount Stok Kangri in 24 hours. Sangke Konyak from Nagaland is the first woman in the country to scale […]

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Mon’s super teens have a lesson in breaking stereotypes

By   /  July 12, 2018  /  Top News  /  Comments Off on Mon’s super teens have a lesson in breaking stereotypes

Dimapur, July 11 (EMN): The phrase ‘it’s a man’s world’ did not stop 17-year old Pongam N Konyak from Wangti village in Mon district to break a stereotype. In a field where men stand, she has taken upon her slender shoulders, with another feisty teen 16-year old Nginlei Konyak, the way of the martial arts […]

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Menace of ‘illegal parking’ plaguing the roads of Dimapur

By   /  July 8, 2018  /  Top News  /  Comments Off on Menace of ‘illegal parking’ plaguing the roads of Dimapur

Dimapur, July 8 (EMN): Illegal parking along busy areas in Nagaland is rampant. This may cause for some areas a lot of chaos that can be quiet taxing for the traffic police to control. Apart from private cars, many auto rickshaw drivers act errantly too for which the traffic police in Dimapur have stipulated timings […]

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Revamped science centre in Dimapur aims to produce innovators

By   /  June 23, 2018  /  Top News  /  Comments Off on Revamped science centre in Dimapur aims to produce innovators

Esther Verma Dimapur, June 22 (EMN): The Nagaland Science Centre in Dimapur, which is of the department of Science and Technology, is finally wearing a fresh look with two new projects established in it. The National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) at Kolkata, under the Indian Ministry of Culture, has funded an ‘innovation hub’ and […]

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Cyber crime: A bigger threat than we imagine

By   /  June 19, 2018  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Cyber crime: A bigger threat than we imagine

Esther Verma Dimapur, June 19 (EMN): Almost everyone on the planet using the internet is vulnerable to cyber crime – the most common being scams to dupe money off victims. Although Nagaland may not rank among the top spots for cybercrime, as the people get more exposed to technology, the threat also gets more real, […]

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Regina Maram and the ‘beauty’ of equipping youths with skills

By   /  June 9, 2018  /  Mirror Exclusive, Nagaland  /  Comments Off on Regina Maram and the ‘beauty’ of equipping youths with skills

Esther Verma Dimapur, June 8 (EMN): As unemployment is witnessing extremity in the Northeast region, many young people between the ages 15 and 25 are straying towards addictive and abusive habits. This is represented in the growing number of school drop-outs in the region. This was where Regina Pamma Maram from Maram Khullen village in […]

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