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An Opinion On ULB Election to Heed Or Not to Heed

By   /  January 18, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on An Opinion On ULB Election to Heed Or Not to Heed

As our fellow Naga brother’s Article dated 15-1-17 Y Toshimong “No act or parliament can override the voices of the people”(Art, 371 A). I would dare to say that the present government who depends only on the centre. Regarding 33 percent reservation in ULB if implemented, to me it’s a discrimination to all Naga women, […]

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On Violence

By   /  January 18, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on On Violence

While I was apalled by the ransacking of the homes and properties of the intending candidates to the Phek Town Civic Body; it got me thinking as to who was responsible. Was it the people who had carried out the act? Was it the people who had refused to withdraw their nominations? Or was it […]

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The Language of Confession

By   /  January 17, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on The Language of Confession

  Ambrose J Chakre If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness. 1st John 1:9 In the past even when we had sinned, God did not destroy us and if that is the nature of God’s mercy, should not we be […]

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An Acrimonious Concept

By   /  January 17, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on An Acrimonious Concept

Khekiye K. Sema The acrimonious concept of ushering in equality between man and woman through 33% women reservation acquired a stature of a social storm at the stage of filing nomination for the ULB election. An enhanced controversy centred on withdrawal of candidacy from the fray is now slowly gaining a momentum of a hurricane. […]

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Who is the Government: the People or the Ministers?

By   /  January 16, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on Who is the Government: the People or the Ministers?

Leaving aside all the differences prevalent in the ULB elections for a second let us try to understand the primary essence of what form of government we have. We all know that our system of Government is Democracy. The definition of Democracy states that “It is a Government of the people, by the people and […]

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The Debate on Reservation for Women

By   /  January 15, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on The Debate on Reservation for Women

The reservation for women in Urban Local Bodies has become an issue that has rocked the State of Nagaland. Social Organizations and individuals have voiced their protest against the reservation for women, averring that the same is against the customary practices and laws of the Nagas. The common ground for the protest is that the […]

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My Personal Opinion on the Present Municipal Elections

By   /  January 15, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on My Personal Opinion on the Present Municipal Elections

Though I am also a beneficiary of this so called Indian state of Nagaland and my late father was also a former employee of the state and fed us from his salary from the state, BECAUSE I later discovered that this Indian state was achieved through treachery and trickery at the expense of Naga Blood […]

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Speech by Tenucho on the Occasion of Unveiling Monolith at Diphupar ‘B’

By   /  January 15, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on Speech by Tenucho on the Occasion of Unveiling Monolith at Diphupar ‘B’

I am humbled to be here with you on this historic occasion of Diphupar ‘B’ Village Founder Monolith Stone unveiling ceremony in honour of Vesayi Rosetso. I convey my deepest appreciation to Shri. Kahuto N Chishi V.C.C Diphupar ‘B’ Village, all the Village Council Member, public leaders and the people of Diphupar ‘B’ village for […]

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Women Empowerment: Indispensable for Human Well-Being

By   /  January 14, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on Women Empowerment: Indispensable for Human Well-Being

Human Development Reports have recognized and noted that women play a very important role in building up a society. Also, it argued that women and men share many aspects of living together; collaborate with each other in complex and ubiquitous ways, yet, end up-often-with very different rewards and deprivations. Women played physically demanding role and […]

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33% Women Reservation : Blowing in The Wind

By   /  January 14, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on 33% Women Reservation : Blowing in The Wind

My discourses in social media on women reservation might have attracted the attention of our women folks and who knows some might have reluctantly compromised the fact. To make myself clear, I neither support not oppose the WR but would rather share the following opinion: 1. Why not we try to understand the social and […]

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