Nagaland: More than 600 cancer cases detected in state every year

Nagaland: More than 600 cancer cases detected in state every year

DIMAPUR, Nov 19, 2017: Number of cancer cases in Nagaland has been increasing with more than 600 cases detected every year with a rough estimate of incidence rate found to be 70.7 and 50 per lakh population in male and female respectively. This was disclosed by head of department (Pathology) Naga Hospital Authority Kohima, principal […]

Nagaland: Scientists discover new parasitic plant named Gleadovia konyakianorum to honour Konyak tribe

Nagaland: Scientists discover new parasitic plant named Gleadovia konyakianorum to honour Konyak tribe

Dimapur, November 18, 2017:  Scientists have discovered a new species of parasitic flowering plant that has no chlorophyll, and survives by feeding on another species of plant that does, The Hindu reported on November 18. The chlorophyll allows plant make its own food using sunlight. The species, named Gleadovia konyakianorum, in honour of the Konyak tribe of Nagas, was […]

‘One Nation, One Tax’; What’s next – one ‘Religion’? questions Nagaland Congress President

‘One Nation, One Tax’; What’s next – one ‘Religion’? questions Nagaland Congress President

By Ibankyntiew Mawrie, TNT News | DIMAPUR, Nov 18, 2017: The Nagaland Congress is all set to use the GST tagline – ‘One Nation, One Tax’ as a tool against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the upcoming 2018 elections by terming the ideologies of the saffron party as ‘anti-secularism and concepts that fails to […]

TNT FEATURE | Keeping alive the stories behind Naga Cuisine with Chef Joel Basumatari

TNT FEATURE | Keeping alive the stories behind Naga Cuisine with Chef Joel Basumatari

SHWETA RAJ KANWAR | November 18, 2017 “One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” — Virginia Woolf, A Room of One’s Own Good food is often said to be directly proportional to a person’s mood and thereby to his over all existence. After all, it is food that determines our […]

Nagaland: Miss Kohima 2017 starts from 18 November

Nagaland: Miss Kohima 2017 starts from 18 November

KOHIMA, November 16: Stated in a press release eight finalist from Kohima will be participating for the ‘Miss Kohima title’ on the 18 of November from 5pm onwards at RCEMPA, Jotsoma. The eight beauties are Arenla Ao, Onounungla, Thejakhrienuo Nakhro, Pelevinuo Rüpreo, Ruopfüzhano Whiso, Avikali Achumi, Khrütolü Swuro, and Mesüloü Thele. The theme “Inspiring Empowerment” […]

Nagaland: President Ram Nath Kovind to attend Hornbill Festival in Dec

Nagaland: President Ram Nath Kovind to attend Hornbill Festival in Dec

Kohima, November 15,2017: The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind will be in Nagaland to attend the Hornbill Festival in December. A press release from Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) informed that along with the President, Union Defence Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman; Judge of Supreme Court, Justice Ranjan Gogoi, and Union Minister for Textiles, Information & Broadcasting […]

Nagaland: Former DMC member Lipok Pongen lauds Edu Min’s move to recall teachers

Nagaland: Former DMC member Lipok Pongen lauds Edu Min’s move to recall teachers

DIMAPUR, Nov 13, 2017: The recent decision of the School Education, minister Tokheho Yepthomi and School Education, Principal Director Smita Sarangi to re-deploy teachers to their respective schools has gathered the appreciation of many including former member of Dimapur Municipal Council (DMC) Lipok Pongen. In a statement issued on Monday, Pongen said that the move to recall teachers […]

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