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NAP personnel in Delhi extend humanitarian service

Dimapur, April 25 (EMN): Nagaland Armed Police (NAP) posted in Delhi donated an amount of INR 1.5 lakh for providing rations to the stranded Naga brothers and sisters in Delhi and NCR areas on April 24. Deputy Commandants Thepuzhoyi Tenyi and Khriebe...

26 Apr 2020

Voices from the other side: Nagas tending to Covid-19 patients elsewhere

Menuse-O Max KhieyaKohima, April 25 (EMN): “We are given seven days of continuous work, and (for) another 14 days we will go for quarantine because we are getting many patients,” said 30-year-old Dr. C Manpa Phom who is pursuing MD degree at Gand...

25 Apr 2020

Delhi Nagaland House comes to the rescue of state’s citizens in capital region

Dimapur, April 20 (EMN): As one of the initiatives of the government of Nagaland, the Nagaland House at New Delhi is helping passengers stranded in the country’s capital, and health patients and other citizens of Nagaland who have been facing diffi...

20 Apr 2020

Naga student unions of Delhi acknowledge state govt. efforts

Dimapur, April 20 (EMN): Nagaland student unions of Delhi including the Delhi Eastern Naga Students Union, Ao Students Union, Lotha Students Union, Nagaland Zeliang Students Welfare Delhi, Rengma Students Union Delhi, and Angami Students Union Delhi,...

20 Apr 2020

Naga scholars seek timely action from CM

“This crisis should serve as an eye opener for the government and public alike” Dimapur, April 18 (EMN): A group of alumni and research scholars from Nagaland at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi, have written an open letter to the chi...

18 Apr 2020

Angami students form emergency centre

Dimapur, April 17 (EMN): As many students stranded in various cities are going through difficult times in procuring essential commodities and financial resources to meet their daily needs following the nationwide lockdown in the wake of Covid-19 pand...

17 Apr 2020

Help website for Nagas stranded outside Nagaland

Our ReporterDimapur, April 15 (EMN): The government of Nagaland has come up with a website that will provide help and assistance to Nagas outside Nagaland who may be requiring help during the lockdown. The website is iamstranded.nagaland.gov.in. The ...

15 Apr 2020

Nagaland House and volunteers extend emergency relief in Delhi

Our CorrespondentKohima, April 8 (EMN): Nagaland House in New Delhi has been handing over relief rations and essential commodities to people from Nagaland who are stranded in Delhi because of the lockdown initiated to contain the spread of novel coro...

08 Apr 2020

Many Nagas in Bengaluru lose jobs; alternative shelters needed

Our CorrespondentKohima, April 6 (EMN): The Naga Task Force Bengaluru (NTFB) for Covid-19 is reaching out to thousands of Nagas residing in Bengaluru with essential commodities, as the nationwide lockdown to contain the spread of novel coronavirus (C...

06 Apr 2020

‘No foul play’ in Naga youth’s death, says co-worker in Bengaluru

Our ReporterDimapur, March 26 (EMN): When social media platforms are abuzz with not only news of Covid-19 pandemic but also of Northeast people getting harassed and facing racial discrimination in other parts of India, the death of a young Naga secur...

26 Mar 2020

Legislator cautions students against ‘BJP Delhi police’

Our CorrespondentKohima, March 1 (EMN): Nagaland Opposition legislator Kuzholuzo Nienu has said that Delhi is ‘no more safe for the people of Northeast and minorities’ and that the Delhi police is ‘purely BJP’ which ‘may not be of any help ...

01 Mar 2020

Naga scholars discuss music as prism of history, change

Dimapur, Feb. 29 (EMN): The Naga Scholars’ Association (NSA) hosted a discussion on the topic of ethnomusicology as a means of understanding people in the past. The event was conducted on February 28 at the School of International Studies, Jawaharl...

01 Mar 2020

‘Naturally Nagaland’ launched at New Delhi

Dimapur, Feb. 27 (EMN): With a view to provide an outlet for the products and produce from Nagaland in the national capital, Nagaland chief secretary Temjen Toy launched ‘Naturally Nagaland’ at the Nagaland Sales Emporium in BKS Marg, New Delhi, ...

27 Feb 2020

NIA files charge sheet against NSCN (IM)

New Delhi, Jan. 28 (IANS): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed a charge sheet against four persons linked to NSCN (IM) in the murder of Arunachal Pradesh MLA Tirong Aboh in an ambush that left 10 others dead in May last year, the agency...

28 Jan 2020

NST named for ‘road safety award’

Our Reporter Dimapur, Jan. 17 (EMN): The Nagaland State Transport (NST) has won the “road safety award 2018-2019” for “lowest rate of accident” in the category for “Hill.” The award is given by the Association of State Road Transport Unde...

17 Jan 2020

NBSE to discuss school examinations

Dimapur, Jan. 16 (EMN): The Nagaland Board of School Education (NBSE) has informed that a meeting of all the centre superintendents of the HSLC and HSSLC examinations for 2020 will be conducted on January 28 at 11 am in the conference hall of the NBS...

17 Jan 2020

Northeast agro textile farmers’ income increased, says ministry

Our Reporter Dimapur, Dec. 28 (EMN): According to the year-end review for 2019 of the ministry of Textiles, concerning the scheme for promoting the use of agro textiles in the Northeast region, there is an increase in the income of farmers engaged in...

28 Dec 2019

Naga students in Bengaluru protest against CAA

Dimapur, Dec. 14 (EMN): Northeast communities in Bengaluru organised a sit-in protest against the amended Citizenship Act (CAA) on December 14 from 11 am to 1 pm at Sri Puttanna Chetty town hall. A press release from the Naga Students’ Union Benglu...

15 Dec 2019

Dr. Easterine Kire speaks about Nagas’ unwritten history

Dimapur, Dec. 5 (EMN): Award-winning Naga poet and author, Dr. Easterine Kire delivered the third Dr. Chandran Devanesan Endowment Lecture on December 4 at the Madras Christian College in Chennai, organised by the department of History. She spoke on ...

06 Dec 2019

Zhaleo seeks extension of NERTPS programme

Dimapur, Nov. 30 (EMN): In a bid to boost economic empowerment of the needy in Nagaland, Zhaleo Rio, advisor of Sericulture, Excise and Minority Affairs, met the union minister of Textile Smriti Irani in New Delhi on November 25....

30 Nov 2019

Naga woman among 6 held for duping people in Gujarat

Ahmedabad, Oct. 18 (PTI): Seven persons, including a Nigerian national and five women, were held from Uttam Nagar area of New Delhi by the Ahmedabad Cyber Crime Branch in two separate cases of cheating. In the first case, a Nigerian national Ikwenz P...

19 Oct 2019

Missing Naga youth found at Gurugram

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, July 30: A 25-year-old Naga youth, Vangba Phom, who had gone missing on July 20, was found at Huda City Centre metro station, Gurugram on July 29. The president of the Naga Student’s Union Delhi Hinoto Awomi informed Ea...

30 Jul 2019

Fake call centre racket busted in MP; Nagas among arrested

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, June 14: A call centre scam based in Indore, Madhya Pradesh targeting US citizens was busted by the police on June 12. Seventy-eight people have been arrested so far, according to police. The Superintendent of Police (SP)...

14 Jun 2019

Governor Acharya meets with Naga students in Delhi

Dimapur, June 18 (EMN): The governor of Nagaland PB Acharya is informed to have met with student leaders and Naga entrepreneurs at the Nagaland House in New Delhi on Sunday. “During the meeting the governor exhorted the Naga students’ leaders and...

18 Jun 2017
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