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Local entrepreneurs launch ‘Naga Digital’ portal

Our ReporterDimapur, Dec. 5(EMN): ‘Naga Digital’, a new portal offering services including business, ecommerce and advertisement, was officially launched on Monday by Moatoshi Longkumer, MLA, at Hotel Saramati, Dimapur. Temjen Jamir, one of the l...

05 Dec 2022

First batch trainees pass out from Unnati Training Center

Dimapur, Dec. 5 (EMN): Unnati Skill Centre set up in IDAN, Kohima, held a valedictory programme for its first batch passed-out trainees on December 2 at the training center. An update stated that, additional director, department of Technical Educatio...

05 Dec 2022

MMC to organise inter-ward Christmas cake race

Mokokchung, Dec. 5 (EMN): The additional deputy commissioner & administrator, Mokokchung Municipal Council (MMC), Chumlamo Humtsoe, has informed that the inter-ward Christmas cake race, which is a yearly event in Mokokchung town, will be held on ...

05 Dec 2022

SAYO, NMSYO affirm ‘brotherhood’

Our CorrespondentKisama, Dec. 5 (EMN): Southern Angami Youth Organisation (SAYO) and Northern Maram Students’ and Youth Organisation (NMSYO) have affirmed ‘brotherhood’ on Monday at AYO Monolith site at Kisama Village. The event was held on the...

05 Dec 2022

Nagaland Chief Minister mourns demise of former Director of Civil Defence

Dimapur, Dec. 5 (EMN): Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio expressed shock and sadness at the sudden demise of Michael Yaden, former Director of Civil Defence and Commandant General of Home Guards, on December 4 in Chennai. Rio said during his younge...

05 Dec 2022

Oting firing incident: Eastern Naga Students’ Federation observes Black Day

Dimapur, Dec. 5 (EMN): The Eastern Naga Students’ Federation (ENSF) observed Black Day on December 4 and the 5th, remembering the 14 innocent civilians — 13 at Oting and one at Mon Town – who were killed by the Indian army last year. Th...

05 Dec 2022

Khiamniungan Students’ Union Dimapur holds annual session

Dimapur, Dec. 5 (EMN): Khiamniungan Students’ Union Dimapur (KSUD) held its 29th general session-cum-parting social at DImapur town hall on December 1 on the theme ‘Paradigm shift.’ An update stated that the guest of honour and former minis...

05 Dec 2022

Nagaland: Modern College organises national seminar

Dimapur, Dec. 5 (EMN): Modern College organised a national seminar on ‘Understanding India’s ethnic and cultural diversities: Northeast at a glance’ at the college conference hall on December 2 and 3. The seminar was sponsored by Indian Council...

05 Dec 2022

Nagaland: St. Joseph University and Confederation of Indian Industries sign MoU

Dimapur, Dec. 5 (EMN): Economics department of St. Joseph University (SJU) and Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on December 2 at St. Joseph University. The main objective of the MoU was to promote en...

05 Dec 2022

Nagaland: Preparation underway for WSBAK platinum jubilee

Dimapur, Dec. 5 (EMN): The Western Sümi Baptist Churches Association (WSBAK), which is the banner of 178 churches in the Western Sümi area, will be celebrating its platinum jubilee on December 10 and 11 at WSBAK Mission Centre, Aküvüto, Thahekhü...

05 Dec 2022

Gone but not forgotten: Remembering the victims of Oting massacre

Our Correspondent/ReporterKohima/Dimapur, Dec. 4 (EMN): People of Oting observed Black Day on Sunday in remembrance of the 13 sons killed in a botched ambush by the 21 Para Special Forces the same day last year. The villagers gathered at the local gr...

04 Dec 2022

Eunice wins chicken coop-making contest

Dimapur, Dec. 4 (EMN): To revive the art of making handicrafts, the department of Tribal Affairs organised a chicken coop making competition at Naga Heritage Village, Kisama, on December 4. The event was sponsored by the Ministry of Tribal Affairs, g...

04 Dec 2022

Hipfest: The true ‘Window to Nagaland’

Dimapur, Dec. 4 (EMN): Every year thousands of tourists from across the globe flock to Kohima to witness and be part of the much-acclaimed Hornbill Festival. The Hornbill Festival was first started in the year 2000 with a vision to share and present ...

04 Dec 2022

2nd edition of Nagaland Literature Festival: Senthanro wins spoken word competition

Our CorrespondentKohima, Dec. 4 (EMN): The second edition of the Nagaland Literature Festival was held on December 3 at the Capital Convention Centre in Kohima on the theme ‘What lies ahead.’ Speaking on creative writing, writer and teacher from ...

04 Dec 2022

Residents complain of rising cases of burglary

Dimapur, Dec. 4 (EMN): Residents of Marwari Patti and West Yard Kalibari localities have drawn the attention of the concerned authority over increasing incidents of burglary, which has been taking place for more than six month. An update from NPCC in...

04 Dec 2022

CFD launches children campaign

Dimapur, Dec. 4 (EMN): A children campaign initiated by the Child Friendly Dimapur (CFD), AIDA, was officially launched by the additional deputy commissioner of Dimapur, Mhalo Humtsoe, on December 1 at AIDA hall on the theme “Protect children from ...

04 Dec 2022

Naga cotton artistry a diminishing trade

Our Correspondent Kisama, Dec. 4 (EMN): Cotton artistry is a diminishing art form in modern Naga society owing to the increasing demand for synthetic fibres. Yet, with the objective to revive this age-old art form, four Pochury women — Washeths...

04 Dec 2022

Hornbill Festival enters Day-4; cultural extravaganza continues

Our Correspondent Kisama, Dec. 4 (EMN): The ongoing 23rd edition of Hornbill Festival entered day-4 on Sunday at Naga Heritage Village in Kisama with cultural displays by the various troupes. G Ramesh, executive director and state head, Indian Oil Co...

04 Dec 2022

NPCB organises cycle rally to mark Pollution Control Day

Dimapur, Dec. 4 (EMN): Nagaland Pollution Control Board (NPCB) commemorated National Pollution Control Day on December 2 by organising a bicycle rally. The rally was conducted under the Environmental Information Awareness Capacity Building and Liveli...

04 Dec 2022

MCTE holds annual award ceremony

Dimapur, Dec. 4 (EMN): Mokokchung College of Teacher Education (MCTE) celebrated its annual award ceremony-cum-Advent Christmas on December 3 at the college premise with Moa Jamir, youth pastor of Yimyu Baptist Church, as the speaker on the theme ...

04 Dec 2022

Farmers trained on nutritional benefits of millets

Dimapur, Dec. 4 (EMN): With an objective to create awareness for the ensuing International Year of Millets 2023, the district management unit FOCUS-IFAD Project, Kohima district, organised training for lead farmers on ‘Nutritional importance of mil...

04 Dec 2022

AG organises inter-college duet singing competition

Dimapur, Dec. 4 (EMN): As part of Audit Awareness Week, office of the Principal Accountant General, Nagaland, organised an inter-college duet singing competition for colleges in and around Kohima on November 23 in the State Academy Hall. An update fr...

04 Dec 2022

Revisiting Oting: We won’t be at peace until we get justice, say villagers

Reyivolü Rhakho Kohima, Dec. 3 (EMN): On this day, precisely 365 days ago, 13 sons of Oting were shot dead by the 21 Para Special Forces in a botched ambush and consequent violence, triggering outrage in the state. The ambush on eight coal miners re...

04 Dec 2022

Nagaland: ENPO’s meeting with Amit Shah rescheduled

Our Reporter Dimapur, Dec. 3 (EMN): The meeting between the Eastern Nagaland People’s Organisation (ENPO) and Union Home Minister Amit Shah, which was supposed to be held on Saturday in Delhi, has been delayed by a day. An ENPO executive confir...

04 Dec 2022

Community should ensure disability inclusion, says Nagaland CM’s wife

Our Correspondent Kohima, Dec. 3 (EMN): Marking the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, the disability community in Kohima came up with a unique way of celebrating the occasion by featuring works of four artistes with disabilities at a fu...

04 Dec 2022