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Landslide destroys house in Wokha

Our CorrespondentWokha, Sep. 19 (EMN): Wokha village was hit by a landslide on Saturday evening, destroying a residence in the vicinity. The incident occurred at Wokha village lower ‘E’ Khel at around 6 pm. The landslide damaged a fish po...

19 Sep 2021

Capacity building workshop on SDG held in Wokha

Dimapur, Sep. 13 (EMN): Deputy Commissioner of Wokha, Orenthung Lotha on Monday urged all stakeholders to make concerted efforts towards sustainable development in the district. He was speaking at a district-level workshop on ‘Building Capacit...

13 Sep 2021

NEZ CISF chief visits DHEP Wokha

Dimapur, Aug. 26 (EMN): The director inspector general (DIG) of Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), North-Eastern Zone (NEZ) with its headquarters in Guwahati, Siddhartha Sankar Sarmah, visited CISF unit station at Doyang Hydro Electric Project...

26 Aug 2021

WCSU conducts cleanliness drive

Dimapur, Aug. 22 (EMN): The Wokha Circle Student’s Union (WCSU), in collaboration with the Wokha Town Council (WTC) organised a cleanliness-cum-plantation drive at Tsumang lake on August 21 on the theme “Let’s keep Tsumang lake clean.” The WC...

22 Aug 2021

Land Resources director inaugurates coffee cafe in Wokha

Our CorrespondentWokha, Aug. 17 (EMN): Director of Land Resources, T Renben Lotha, inaugurated Coffee Natural Nagas Cafe within the office premises of the Land Resource in Wokha town on Tuesday. Speaking on the occasion, Renben stated that coffee is ...

17 Aug 2021

Lotha Students’ Union felicitates HSLC, HSSLC toppers

Our CorrespondentWokha, Aug. 16 (EMN): Lotha Students’ Union (LSU) felicitated six meritorious achievers of the recently declared NBSE exam of class 10 and 12 students’ toppers. Narsen Ngullie (third position in HSLC), Esther L Ezung (fourth&...

16 Aug 2021

Landslide damages houses in Wokha

Our CorrespondentWokha, Aug. 8 (EMN): Landslides triggered by unprecedented heavy downpour on August 6 destroyed several houses and properties in Lower Etsutchuka Colony in Wokha town. Reliable sources informed Eastern Mirror that at least five house...

08 Aug 2021

Landslides damage shops, block road in Wokha

Our CorrespondentWokha, Aug. 6 (EMN): Massive landslides triggered by heavy rains destroyed shops and obstructed vehicular movement in Wokha on Friday. A landslide at Police Point damaged vegetable outlets but owners of three shops narrowly escaped w...

06 Aug 2021

Wokha SBI official appeals customers to follow Covid SOPs

Our CorrespondentWokha, Aug. 2 (EMN): State Bank of India (SBI) and ATM booths in Wokha continue to remain crowded despite awareness and enforcement of social distancing by bank security and staff at the bank gate and booth. SBI Chief Manager Wokha m...

02 Aug 2021

RPP demands govt. to withdraw 1972 interim agreement

Our ReporterDimapur, July 28 (EMN): Terming the interim agreement made in 1972 as an impediment towards resolving the border issue with neighbouring Assam state, the nascent political party under the banner of Rising People’s Party (RPP) has demand...

28 Jul 2021

CNSA affirms peaceful settlement of border issue

Our CorrespondentWokha, July 27 (EMN): Expressing displeasure with regard to the indifferent attitude of the state government, the Central Nagaland Students’ Association (CNSA) has affirmed to bring about a permanent settlement in the border areas ...

27 Jul 2021

Wokha DTF formulates strategies to manage Covid pandemic

Dimapur, July 24 (EMN): For effective management of Covid-19 pandemic, the additional deputy commissioner of Wokha, T Lankonsen Tsanglao, directed the president of Wokha Town Colonies Union (WTCU) to hold meeting with all the colony chairmen and chal...

24 Jul 2021

Random testing exercise held in Wokha town

Dimapur, July 19 (EM): District Task Force (DTF), Wokha in collaboration with the Health department conducted Random Antigen Test (RAT) at six locations within the Wokha town area on Monday. An update from DPRO, Wokha informed that the testing was fo...

19 Jul 2021

Wokha DTF to intensify random testing and vaccination

Dimapur, July 18 (EMN): Keeping in view the rise of Covid-19 cases in the district, Wokha district task force (DTF) for Covid-19 has decided to intensify random sample testing and vaccination. The decision to this effect was taken during its meeting ...

18 Jul 2021

Women of Elumyo village stage protest over VCC election

Our Correspondent:Wokha, 16 July (EMN): There was commotion at the deputy commissioner’s complex in Wokha on Friday as women of Elumyo village gathered to protest the Village Council Chairman (VCC) election, which was held in the DC conference hall...

16 Jul 2021

Bailey College celebrates silver jubilee

Our CorrespondentWokha, July 15 (EMN): Advisor of Information and Communication, Science and Technology and NRE, Mmhonlumo Kikon, advised the teachers and students to be diligent in their assigned duties and responsibilities and “Bloom where you ar...

15 Jul 2021

Wokha DTF reiterates on timely Covid tests

Dimapur, July 14 (EMN): With 255 positive cases currently and nine deaths due to Covid-19 till date, the Wokha district task force (DTF) has reiterated on timely tests. The positivity rate stands at 6.61%, while recovery rate at 83.78% and death rate...

14 Jul 2021

Elumyo women call for DC’s intervention in VCC election process

Our CorrespondentWokha, July 12 (EMN): Women of Elumyo village have submitted a memorandum to the district administration on Monday in connection to the election of Village Council Chairman (VCC) requesting to consider the legitimate aspiration and i...

12 Jul 2021

PHED Wokha undertakes plantation and cleanliness drive

Dimapur, July 7 (EMN): In commemoration of the 75th year of India’s Independence “Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav” from July 1 to August 14, the department of Public Health Engineering (PHED), Wokha division, kick started its calendar activities on Jul...

07 Jul 2021

LYH, LSU resolve to shutdown telecom offices

Dimapur, July 4 (EMN): Accusing the telecom service providers of failing to uphold their commitment to provide quality service, the Lotha Youth Hoho (LYH) and Lotha Students’ Union (LSU) have decided to completely shut down the offices within Wokha...

04 Jul 2021

Advisor urges awareness to end social stigma

Dimapur, June 9 (EMN): Stating that the state government is doing its best to provide better healthcare service through various health care centres, advisor of Horticulture and Border Affairs, Mhathung Yanthan, urged the churches to create an awarene...

09 Jun 2021

Mokokchung police busts inter-district vehicle theft gang, recovers 10 vehicles

Our CorrespondentMokokchung, June 8 (EMN): Mokokchung Police on Tuesday busted an inter-district vehicle theft gang and arrested seven persons in connection with the robberies. A statement from Superintendent of Police, Mokokchung, informed that the ...

08 Jun 2021

Patton undertakes tour to Wokha district

Dimapur, June 1 (EMN): The deputy chief minister, Y Patton, along with the legislators in-charge of Wokha district for Covid-19 visited all the four constituencies in the district on Tuesday and interacted with the healthcare workers. An update from ...

02 Jun 2021

Wokha traders highlight their plight

Dimapur, May 31 (EMN): The Wokha District Chamber of Commerce and Industry, (WDCCI) in a memorandum to the deputy commissioner of Wokha on Monday highlighted the plight of the business community due to the continuous lockdown imposed by the governmen...

31 May 2021

Random Covid testing result: No positive cases detected in Mokokchung, Wokha

Our ReporterDimapur, May 28 (EMN): Random testing carried out in Mokockhung and Wokha districts ended on a positive note as no Covid-19 cases were detected during the exercise carried out on Thursday. Medical officer of Community Health Centre in Man...

28 May 2021