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CTAN demands redress against recruitment anomalies

Dimapur, Jan. 17 (EMN): The Combined Technical Association of Nagaland (CTAN) has appealed to several government departments in the state to take immediate action on alleged irregularities in its recruitment process. The press release, it said, was i...

17 Jan 2020

Police issue new traffic regulations for NLA session

Dimapur, Jan. 16 (EMN): In view of the 5th session of the 13th Nagaland Legislative Assembly (NLA) on January 17, the police have issued several traffic regulations to be enforced in Kohima town as part of security arrangements. A press release from ...

17 Jan 2020

Dimapur team discusses immunisation drive

Dimapur, Jan. 15 (EMN): In view of the Intensified Pulse Polio Immunisation Programme (IPPI) on January 19 and National Deworming Day on February 10, a meeting of the district task force on the IPPI, NDD and WIFS was conducted in the DC conference ha...

16 Jan 2020

Burma teakwood worth INR 2 crore seized in Dimapur

Dimapur, Jan. 15 (EMN): Troops of Assam Rifles seized smuggled Burma teakwood worth more than INR 2 crore during mobile vehicle checking near Pherima in Dimapur district on January 11. A defence release stated that basing on specific input, the troop...

15 Jan 2020

MHA allocates INR 3 cr. for publicity in Northeast

Our ReporterDimapur, Jan. 15 (EMN): The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) maintained that keeping in view the peculiar problems of the Northeast namely militancy, infiltration, and perceived feeling of alienation, it has implemented advertisement and pu...

15 Jan 2020

Nagaland police to be armed with Tavor X95 assault rifles

Our ReporterDimapur, Jan. 14 (EMN): Nagaland police is all set to add a new weapon to its armoury as a “few hundred” Israel Weapon Industries (IWI) Tavor X95 assault rifles will be arriving shortly in the state. The Director General of Police (DG...

14 Jan 2020

Mech Kachari tribe celebrates Aai Sagi

Our Reporter Dimapur, Jan. 13 (EMN): The post-harvest festival of the Mech Kachari tribe, Aai Sagi, was celebrated by community members on Monday at the Kushiabill-Darogajan village ground in Dimapur. Aai Sagi signifies an offering of thanks to deiti...

14 Jan 2020

Governor Ravi meets Modi

Dimapur, Jan. 13 (EMN): Govenor RN Ravi called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday at New Delhi, according to a Raj Bhavan statement. Ravi, who is also the governor of Meghalaya, apprised the prime minister of the current issues concerning the ...

13 Jan 2020

Yimchungrü community to celebrate ‘Tsüngkamneo’ festival

Dimapur, Jan. 11 (EMN): The Yimchungrü community under the  aegis of the Yimchungrü Tribal Council (YTC) will be celebrating “Tsüngkamneo mini hornbill festival,” a premier winter festival of the Yimchungrü tribe, from  January 15 to the 17...

13 Jan 2020

Changsang range students celebrate 50th anniversary

Dimapur, Jan. 12 (EMN): The Changsang Range Students’ Union (CRSU) celebrated its 50th anniversary with the theme “Achievement through the power of unity” at Sangsangyo EAC headquarter in Tuensang district from January 8 to the 10th with member...

13 Jan 2020

Gorkha churches conference concludes

Dimapur, Jan. 12 (EMN): A three-day annual general conference of the Association of Gorkha Baptist Churches Nagaland (AGBCN) concluded on January 12 at its mission centre at Singrijan in Dimapur district. The conference was conducted with the theme ...

13 Jan 2020

Dimapur forum celebrates National Youth Day

Our ReporterDimapur, Jan. 12 (EMN): Commemorating the 157th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda, the Vivekananda Welfare Foundation (VWF) in collaboration with the Bharat Vikas Parisahd celebrated National Youth Day besides the 5th foundation day ...

12 Jan 2020

Dimapur forum celebrates National Youth Day

Our ReporterDimapur, Jan. 12 (EMN): Commemorating the 157th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda, the Vivekananda Welfare Foundation (VWF) in collaboration with the Bharat Vikas Parisahd celebrated National Youth Day besides the 5th foundation day ...

12 Jan 2020

Ravi orders SIT probe into road project hurdles

Dimapur, Jan. 11 (EMN): Governor RN Ravi has directed security forces in Nagaland, including the state’s police as well as the Assam Rifles, to “take most stringent actions” against anti-social elements said to be “severely jeopardising the p...

11 Jan 2020

Understanding migration and bridging the gap with policymakers

Our Reporter Dimapur, Jan. 11 (EMN): During the last decade, indigenous youth from Northeast have migrated in large numbers to metropolitan cities in India to find work and to study. Prolonged armed conflicts, militarisation, stagnant economy, corrup...

11 Jan 2020

Nagas to be part of world’s highest fashion show at Mt. Everest

Our ReporterDimapur, Jan. 11 (EMN): Two Nagas—Andrew Ahoto, chairman of Livingstone Foundation International and 12-year-old Aaron Akivito Sema—will be representing not only Nagaland but the entire country at the ‘Mt. Everest Fashion Runway,’...

11 Jan 2020

Gorkha churches conference underway

Dimapur, Jan. 10 (EMN): A three-day 12th annual general conference of the Association of Gorkha Baptist Churches Nagaland (AGBCN) got underway on  January 10 at its mission centre in Singrijan, Dimapur district. The 12th conference is being held...

10 Jan 2020

JNU attack: Tenyimi students raise black flag in protest

Our Reporter Dimapur, Jan. 8 (EMN): Following the violent act towards students in Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on January 5— which left 34 students injured in the country’s capital, New Delhi—the Tenyimi Students’ Union Dimapur (TSUD) or...

08 Jan 2020

Cut above the rest: Style, survival in one package

Our ReporterDimapur, Jan. 4 (EMN): Uncovering something that you are passionate about and pursuing that vision, is not just about money or a career, but finding a passion that will make a positive impact in life and give it meaning. Discovering that ...

04 Jan 2020

Dimapur police warns against use of crackers

Dimapur, Dec. 29 (EMN): Dimapur police has advised the public to refrain from rampant bursting of crackers. “This is in view of the previous office order regarding the ban on bursting of crackers and also for the more important reason that it has a...

29 Dec 2019

Merapani’s Catholic church celebrates jubilee

Dimapur, Dec. 29 (EMN): The Catholic community of St. Mary’s Church at Merapani in Wokha district celebrated their golden jubilee on December 27 and the 28th with the theme “He is a living God and He will rule forever” (Daniel 6:26). The bishop...

29 Dec 2019

Shaki village hosts Gospel concert

Dimapur, Dec. 29 (EMN): A Gospel concert featuring Dr. Benny Prasad and Zanbeni Prasad along with selected local artistes was staged on December 24 at Shaki Baptist Church. The gospel concert was sponsored by Gift Ministry of Bethel Faith School at S...

29 Dec 2019

Nagaland NPP does charity work

Dimapur, Dec. 29 (EMN): As part of a social and humanitarian initiative, the Nagaland unit of the Nationalist People’s Party (NPP) organised a charity programme for patients of the district hospital on December 23 in Dimapur. During the charity pro...

29 Dec 2019

The reasons behind Naga youths’ low success rate, according to IG

Our Reporter Dimapur, Dec. 28 (EMN): The rate of success among educated Naga youths is too marginal due to lack of determination, perseverance and consistency, according to Inspector General for Fire & Emergency Services, Neilasa Sopfü. Expressi...

28 Dec 2019

Parish celebrates Christmas with masses

Our Correspondent Kohima, Dec. 28 (EMN): Members of St. Francis de Sales Parish in Kohima town celebrated Christmas with three masses on December 25 in Kohima. Delivering the sermon in the campus of the parish during the English Mass, main celebrant ...

28 Dec 2019