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Officials encourage people to take up kiwi farming

Our Correspondent Kohima, Sep. 21 (EMN): Nagaland is charting out strategies and modalities to optimise kiwi production, from upscaling produce to market linkages and management. This was revealed by Deputy Director of Horticulture (DDH) Meyasashi in...

22 Sep 2021

Most sexual harassment at workplace in Nagaland goes unreported, says official

Our ReporterDimapur, Sep. 18 (EMN): A discourse on sexual harassment at workplaces in Nagaland brought to light the subject that is less discussed, ignored and considered not worth mentioning with no awareness on it.  A webinar on “sexual hara...

18 Sep 2021

Nagaland has left me humbled and deeply touched, says RN Ravi

He was appointed as the governor of Nagaland on July 20, 2019 EM BureauDimapur, Sep. 15 (EMN): RN Ravi, who left Raj Bhavan Kohima on Wednesday morning to embark on his new assignment as the governor of Tamil Nadu, said that Nagaland had left him hum...

15 Sep 2021

Most associations talk only about rights and not duties, says Dimapur Police Commissioner

Our ReporterDimapur, Sep. 11 (EMN): Commissioner of Police, Dimapur, Rothihu Tetseo on Saturday asserted that there should not be any rights without performing one’s duty but “most of the associations talk only about rights and speak like opposit...

11 Sep 2021

Nagaland government focusing on low-performing districts — Kronu

Our CorrespondentKohima, Sep. 9 (EMN): Minister for Planning and Coordination, Land Revenue and Parliamentary Affairs, Neiba Kronu on Thursday said that the government is trying its best to bring the low-performing districts at par with the rest. He ...

10 Sep 2021

Nagaland aims to eradicate illiteracy by 2030

Our CorrespondentKohima, Sep. 7 (EMN): The department of School Education aims to improve the literacy rate of the state from nursery to all age groups with special focus on inclusive education especially towards children of special needs. The Direct...

08 Sep 2021

Naga girl traverses path of entrepreneurship to be her own hero

Livine KhrozhohDimapur, Sep. 3 (EMN): Nagaland has seen a significant increase in the number of entrepreneurs of late, with many enthusiastic young people venturing into various fields and trying to make a living. One such entrepreneur is Imsurenla S...

04 Sep 2021

Rumours break trust between people and medical fraternity — Dr. Sedevi

Doctors clear allegations against hospitals; express the need to activate Epidemic Act Dr. Sedevi Angami, Dr. Moatemjen, Dr. Victo Wotsa and Dr. Sharma during the press briefing at CMO office Dimapur on Wednesday. (EM Images) Our ReporterDimapur, Sep...

02 Sep 2021

Cultural appropriation: ‘It strips community’s identity, steals our economy’

Reyivolü RhakhoKohima, Aug. 31 (EMN): Cultural appropriation can be distortive, distasteful and hurt the sentiments of a particular community as well as have huge economic implications on the affected party. Speaking to Eastern Mirror, research scho...

01 Sep 2021

Tea revolution can boost Nagaland’s economy and generate employment, says Neiphiu Rio

Langto Tea Industry inaugurated in Mon; product to be sold under Tizit Tea brand name Our CorrespondentTizit, Aug. 31 (EMN): Nagaland has the potential to boost its economy and generate employment through tea revolution, said Chief Minister Neiphiu R...

31 Aug 2021

Nagaland has one of the most manageable prison systems in India

Our ReporterDimapur, Aug. 30 (EMN): Nagaland State has one of the most manageable prison systems in India in terms of slow occupancy as well as workforce, according to the official statistics issued by the Union Ministry of Home Affairs. This was upd...

30 Aug 2021

Power theft in Nagaland: Police to take action on defaulters

‘Citizens are more concerned about rights but do not talk about duties’ Our ReporterDimapur, Aug. 27 (EMN): To tackle the issue of rampant power theft in Dimapur, the Power department will “pull the administrative mechanism” by bringi...

28 Aug 2021

Nagaland: Li Cheh Kro Weavers Producer Company Limited launched

‘Look beyond the preservation and promotion of our culture by focusing on skills development‘ EM BureauKohima/ Dimapur, Aug. 27 (EMN): In what may boost textile production in the state, women weavers from several villages have come togeth...

28 Aug 2021

Nagaland state not capitalising on its potential — Yanthan

Our CorrespondentKohima, Aug. 26 (EMN): The advisor of Horticulture and Border Affairs, Mhathung Yanthan, on Thursday said that the state was not capitalising on its potential and called for efforts to achieve food self-sufficiency and economic retur...

27 Aug 2021

Northeast SDG index report shows mixed picture of Nagaland

Eastern Mirror DeskDimapur, Aug. 26 (EMN): The government of India’s think tank Niti Aayog’s indicators of social development has depicted a mixed picture of Nagaland in the North Eastern Region (NER) District Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) ...

27 Aug 2021

Nagaland government inks MoU with consumer health firm

Reckitt launches ‘The Birds and Bees Talk’ programme Dimapur, Aug. 25 (EMN): Consumer health and hygiene company, Reckitt on Tuesday launched ‘The Birds and Bees Talk’ (TBBT) programme in Nagaland for children aged between 10 and 19. A memora...

25 Aug 2021

Possibilities with banana fibre are endless

Our ReporterDimapur, Aug. 22 (EMN): Products crafted from plant-based fibers are a more sustainable and eco-friendly alternative to textiles that have an unethical impact on the environment. One such product is the fibre extracted from the stem of ba...

23 Aug 2021

Research needed for developing employable human resources — ICFAI University VC

Purnungba LongkumerDimapur, Aug. 21 (EMN): Most of the high-ranking universities around the world tend to highlight ‘research’ as one of the most distinguished and competitive strengths for imparting quality education, said Dr. Arun Kumar Verma, ...

22 Aug 2021

NAGABOTS: Towards making Nagaland a robotics destination

Thejoto Nienu Kohima, Aug. 20 (EMN): Technological advancement has revolutionised the world and learning too has taken a different dimension. In a first of its kind in the state, an engineer has established NAGABOTS with a dream to make Nagaland a Ro...

21 Aug 2021

Neiphiu Rio launches ‘Nagaland Vision 2030: Leaving no one behind’

The document provides state-specific short, medium and long-term targets with measurable indicators and strategies Our CorrespondentKohima, Aug. 17 (EMN): Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio on Monday launched ‘Nagaland Vision 2030: Leaving no one behind’...

17 Aug 2021

Nagaland contributing to nation-building, says Rio

Our CorrespondentKohima, Aug. 15 (EMN): Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio on Sunday said that the state was a contributing and participating member of India’s nation building process even as the country celebrates 75 years of freedom from Bri...

15 Aug 2021

Empower women for stronger, successful society — Anenla T Sato

Our CorrespondentKohima, Aug. 13 (EMN): The Commissioner and Secretary for Horticulture and Women Resources Development (WRD), Anenla T Sato, on Friday said that women’s role towards a successful society lies on how they are empowered. She was addr...

13 Aug 2021

Indigenous identity of women shouldn’t be taken away after marriage — Commission on RIIN

Our CorrespondentKohima, Aug. 9 (EMN): The Commission on Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN) is of the view that the indigenous identity of a woman from Nagaland should not be taken away because of marriage to a non-tribal. This was...

09 Aug 2021

Clean Election Movement in Nagaland: ‘It’s a sin to trade votes’

Our CorrespondentKohima, Aug. 6 (EMN): Dirty practices during elections have permeated deep into the system of Naga society, said General Secretary of Nagaland Baptist Church Council (NBCC), Rev. Dr. Zelhou Keyho. He was speaking during the launch of...

07 Aug 2021

Let’s look beyond pandemic for growth, says Nagaland Chief Minister

Our CorrespondentKohima, Aug. 5 (EMN): Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio said that despite the Covid-19 pandemic being highly disruptive and challenging, it was vital to look beyond the pandemic to a future with high rates of sustained economic growth and b...

06 Aug 2021