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Fighter jets sighting in Dimapur spark rumour mill

By   /  October 17, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Fighter jets sighting in Dimapur spark rumour mill

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, Oct. 16: Residents of Dimapur once again witnessed the Indian Air Force (IAF) fighter jets flying in and out of Dimapur airport in the past few days. As the planes soared, so did rumours but speculations have been put to rest by officials. The director of Dimapur airport, Mughavi Zhimo informed […]

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Women, the plough behind Naga economy

By   /  October 17, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Women, the plough behind Naga economy

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, Oct. 16: Women in the informal trading sector have been street vending to sustain their livelihood and to contribute to their family financially. However, their contribution to this sector has long been unrecognised as such activities by women have been limited. On the “Wednesday market” day at Supermarket in Dimapur, the […]

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Milk production a difficult sector in Nagaland

By   /  October 13, 2019  /  Nagaland  /  Comments Off on Milk production a difficult sector in Nagaland

‘Nagas are not milk drinkers Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, Oct. 13: A report of the Committee on Estimates pertaining to department of Veterinary and Animal Husbandry (V & AH) suggests that the milk production sector in Nagaland may be a difficult economic component and sector. The reason, a report stated, the Naga people are not […]

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Nagaland’s excessive govt. employees problem

By   /  October 13, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Nagaland’s excessive govt. employees problem

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, Oct. 12: Notwithstanding the saturation of jobs in government sector, the preference for government jobs in the state has only grown over the years. But with an estimated 1,25,299 people already employed by the government of Nagaland, some have began to question the need to create new posts. An administrative officer […]

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Flash flood submerges several houses in Dimapur

By   /  October 13, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Flash flood submerges several houses in Dimapur

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, Oct. 12: Heavy rains on the night of October 11 triggered a flash flood-like situation in the low-lying urban areas of Dimapur on Saturday morning. An official from Nagaland State Disaster Management Authority (NSDMA) told Eastern Mirror that most part of low-lying areas of urban Dimapur viz., Dhobinalla, Zeliangrong colony, Purana […]

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86% of candidates lost deposits in 2019 Lok Sabha elections

By   /  October 13, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on 86% of candidates lost deposits in 2019 Lok Sabha elections

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, Oct. 12: Almost 86% of the 8026 candidates in this year’s Lok Sabha elections forfeited their election deposits, according to a statistical report released by the Election Commission of India on October 11. The report showed that the overall polling percentage, including postal ballots, was 67.4%, which is incidentally the highest […]

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Nagaland Information Commission’s performance hailed

By   /  October 12, 2019  /  Nagaland  /  Comments Off on Nagaland Information Commission’s performance hailed

It has highest number of translations of RTI Act in local dialects in the country Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, Oct. 11: The Commonwealth Human Rights Initiatives (CHRI) in its Rapid Review 4.0 (earlier called as Rapid Study) hailed Nagaland Information Commission as the ‘lone example of perfect statutory compliance among the Information Commission in the […]

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Home décor Homestyle opens in Dimapur

By   /  October 10, 2019  /  Nagaland  /  Comments Off on Home décor Homestyle opens in Dimapur

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, Oct. 10: A new home decor and accessory retail called “Homestyle by A.M” has opened at Duncan Bosti in Dimapur on Thursday offering home decor, accessories, house ware and gifts. The brains behind Homestyle by A.M are Ahona and Mendi Imchen who have no doubt that the home ‘represents collection of […]

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Food & Civil Supplies introduce online system

By   /  October 10, 2019  /  Nagaland  /  Comments Off on Food & Civil Supplies introduce online system

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, Oct. 10: As an effort to ensure “transparency” and to organise work judiciously, the principal secretary of the department of Food and Civil Supplies, N Hushili Sema has launched the ‘fair price shop (FPS) automation system,’ on October 10 at Indisen village’s Phanchayat Hall in Dimapur. Speaking at the inauguration, Sema […]

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Nagaland fails to qualify for National Health Mission incentives

By   /  October 10, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Nagaland fails to qualify for National Health Mission incentives

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, Oct. 9: Nagaland is among four Indian states that failed to meet the minimum criteria for full immunisation (75%) of the National Health Mission (NHM), and has thereby not been qualified to receive incentives. According to the Health System Strengthening-Conditionality Report of States 2018-19, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya and Sikkim have […]

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