If you’re thinking that with the spread of Christianity, the people have renounced their indigenous beliefs, you are wrong! Indigenous beliefs go parallel with Christianity, Margaret remarked.
By Ibankyntiew Mawrie “The greatest question of all is whether our experience on this planet is ‘it’ or whether there is something else. Things in the supernatural realm give support, strangely perhaps, to the things we take on faith” – Art Bell, an American broadcaster and author. To analyse the supernatural traditions and “dark folklore” […]
KOHIMA: The distant Baltic nation of Estonia was among the first in the world to put the governments’s entire citizen-centric services online. Now, the northeastern state of Nagaland is attempting to replicate this to not only improve governance but also to emerge as the IT hub of the region. “The e-Governance initiatives taken by the […]
GUWAHATI: A compilation of 32 Assamese poems written by Assamese poet and Sahitya Akademi Yuva Purushkar awardee Bijoy Sankar Barman has been translated into the Estonian language and will be available in print by this week. The Estonian title of the anthology is ‘Pisarateoja Ketetong’ or ‘The Streaming Tears of Ketetong’ (Ketetong is a tribal village at […]
BETTY is a pop rock band fronted by Elizabeth Ziff, Alyson Palmer and Amy Ziff. The band’s unique sound is a blend of tight harmonies layered over rocking guitars and a solid rhythm section. Since 1986, BETTY has performed their memorable live show – full of exciting, hook-laden songs, clever wordplay and manic energy – […]