November 21: Dimapur police today recovered the dead
body of one Vinod Adivasi (about 35-40 years of age)
from the Rotary Club waiting shed here.
deceased was learnt to be working as a labour.
said there is no suspect of foul play and the cause of
death might be due to prolonged illness.
was conducted over the death body and later shifted to
the morgue of District Hospital, Dimapur for
identification and claiming of the deceased body. (Page
for Dimapur Night Carnival 2014 held
November 21: A meeting of all the committees/working
partners for the 6-days Dimapur Night Carnival 2014 was
held today here at the office of the CEO, Dimapur
Municipal Council (DMC).
Dimapur Night Carnival is scheduled from December 15 to
20 from 5 pm to 9 pm at the Naga Shopping Arcade (Super
meeting, among others, discussed to create a viable
atmosphere where families, friends, and person of all
ages can have a good time. Apart from food stalls, games
and competitions, there will also be entertainment
programmes on all 6 nights of the carnival like All
Stars Nite, solo artists, live bands, dance competition,
Hindi nite, Christmas carol competition, etc.
entertainment committee informed that efforts are on to
rope in special appearances from Forest Minister, Dr
Nicky Kire; retired Chief Secretary, Alemtemshi; retired
Home Commissioner, HK Khulu, Azeena Pamei, music
lecturer, PCC; Element Crew, Hello Radio, etc, to
perform during the night carnival.
closing function will see fireworks, band retreat, etc.
committees formed to ensure success of the night
carnival headed A Chenithung Lotha, Secretary,
Development Authority of Nagaland & Convener of
Steering Committee, Dimapur Night Carnival 2014 are
Entertainment Committee: Convenor - Henok Phom, Revenue
Officer and members - Pheto Music, Akum Ao, BAN &
Akiheto, The Garden; Stall Committee: Convenor - Atokhe
Aye, CEO DMC and members - Moa Sangtam, SDO (C), Dimapur
Sadar, Dr Khekugha Meru, BAN, Hokivi Chishi, DCCI
president & Noleto, executive officer, DAN; Media
partners - Dimapur Press Club; Banners/Badges - Nagaland
Printing Solutions, i/c Moa Sangtam, SDO (C) Dimapur and
Volunteers - YAN/BAN, i/c Marshal Mar Longkumer, BAN.
Canon Image Square (CIS) store in Nagaland opened
November 21: The 1st Canon Image Square (CIS) store in
Nagaland was launched today by Andrew Koh, senior
director, Image Communication Products Group, Canon
Guwahati and Shillong, Canon Image Square store in
Kohima is the 3rd in NE region and is located at
Peraciezie, High School road, near Petrol Pump.
the opening of store in Kohima, Canon India takes the
tally to 120 Canon Image Square stores across India. The
store offer customers the latest Canon cameras, lenses
and photography accessories such as camera bags,
tripods, chargers etc in addition to existing printing
products and solutions.
the store, Koh said Brand Canon hope to inspire more and
more people to explore the magical world of photography.
also expressed delight in expanding its retail division
business in North East India and remarked that brand
Canon is synonymous with reliability and commitment and
by expanding to newer regions.
are striving to live upto these values...in addition to
offering complete photography and printing services, the
Canon image square stores allow customers to experience
a broad range of customer products," he said.
also announced that opening of another store in Dimapur
is on the cards.
company intends to grow its retail business by setting
up exclusive Canon Image Square outlets across the
country, specially in Tier II and Tier III cities. In
order to develop an engaging relationship with existing
as well as new customers, Canon Image Square is now
expanding its presence in the north eastern parts of
can walk into the store to take prints of photographs,
directly from their smartphones, tablets, pen drives,
memory cards or CDs.
also offers free training for all DSLR camera buyers
through the CIS stores.
India's DSLR segments is developing at the rate of 30%
annually. The company is growing at a rate of 10% per
year and would achieve its business target of INR 2,100
cr by the end of this year.
November 21: Advisor cum Chairman of DPDB, Mon, E. E.
Pangteang Konyak inaugurated Yaphang Village under Mon
district, Nagaland on November 17 last as the Chief
as the Chief Guest, E.E. Pangteang Konyak who also
represent from the area called upon the people for
unity, cooperation, hard work and justice which would
bring development in the area.
Deputy Commissioner Mon, Angau I. Thou, IAS, being the
Guest of Honour urged the people to maintain peace which
would enable them to move forward and brings
welcome address was delivered by P.L. Wanmei, Chairman
of Yaphang Village. Special number was presented by W.
Fulao and friends and vote of thanks was proposed by E.
Yongmei, Chairman of Yonghong Village. A cultural show
was also organised to mark the occasion.
administrative officials, public leaders and
neighbouring villagers attended the programme. Short
speeches were also delivered by A. Nyamnyei former
Minister of Nagaland, A. Maila, President of GB Union
Mopong Hongkong, S.B. Pongba, President of KU Tobu Unit,
E.Y. Pongtau, President of NPF 48th Moka AC.
inaugurates Yongmon RCC Bridge
November 21: Minister for PWD (R&B), Kuzholuzo (Azo)
Nienu has formally inaugurated the Yongmon RCC Bridge
that connects Angjangyeang SDO Hq. under Mon and Sakshi
EAC Hq. under Longleng on November 20.
his inaugural speech, Azo emphasized on the important
aspects of a Bridge and said, 'Bridge connects two
communities closer to each other and promote feeling of
oneness and friendship, and bring peace and harmony in
the society'. Bridge fill the gap and enable the
communities to exchange their culture and business, and
strengthen the relationship leading to social economic
development in the society, he added.
was optimistic that the new bridge would renew the old
bond of friendship between the two districts and promote
peace and development in the region.
Minister also stressed on leadership quality and said
"A responsible leader introspect and retrospect
both his achievements and failures, and works for the
community development. He also appreciated the
department and the contractor M/S Mohan Singh Company
for completing the bridge in time and also thanked the
NGOs and the public of Pongo and Jakphang for extending
their co-operation and support to the contractor and the
appealed to the gathering to continue their cooperation
and support to the Government in the days to come. He
assured the people for blacktopping of the road from
Yongmon River to Jakphang village when there is
Tourism, E.E. Pangteang in his short speech said that
the previous Government has neglected inter district
connectivity roads and bridges for many years and
informed that DAN Government has initiated construction
of many roads and bridges. He also urged the people to
have ownership of the bridge and to support the
Government to bring more development.
Phom, MLA in his speech said that the inauguration of
the bridge is a dream come true. He said development is
a slow process which needs careful planning and
technical assistance of the expert to bring into a
the unique natural beauty of Yongmon, the MLA requested
the Advisor Tourism to convert the area into a tourism
spot, and urged the people of Pongo and Jakphang to be
the guardian of Yongmon and preserved the area.
Dedicatory Prayer was proposed by Pastor T.I. Lakpa of
Pongo Baptist Church, Technical Report was given by
Engineer in Chief PWD (R&B), Acknowledge and
felicitation by Chairman Jakphang Baptist Church, Short
speech by Vice President PPC, Special Number by Pongo
and Jakphang Students' Union, Vote of thanks by Er. S.N.
Meren Jamir Addl. Chief Engineer PWD (R&B), and the
program was chaired by the Deputy Commissioner, Longleng
officer, NGOs, Public Leaders, Party Leaders, Village
functionaries, and the general public from the two
districts attended the inaugural function. (Page News
undertakes visitation of children
November 20: Team Project Care & Hope under Youngs'
Club along with Childline Dimapur visited children in
various places within Dimapur which is supported and
looked after by Youngs' Club on account of universal
Children's Day on November 20.
& Hope is a home based care support project through
community mobilization under Youngs' Club which support
education and nutrition to children infected and
affected by HIV/AIDS and affected by drug abuse and
visiting team handed over cash for school monthly fee
which was donated by well wishers.
founder of Youngs' Club, Jenpu Rongmei has expressed
gratitude to Renponi Kithan, Atso Koza, Ato Angami, Mese
Kapfo, Kiyeka Chishi and Childline Dimapur for their
contribution and support during the home visiting
program. (Page News Service)
Club to organize seminar on AFSPA
November 20 : Youngs' Club is organizing a dialogue and
deliberation programme on Armed Forces Special Powers
Act (AFSPA) with civil societies, NGOs, student bodies,
youth organizations and women organizations on November
25 at Hotel Acacia conference hall, at 10 a.m.
main objectives of this program is to create awareness
and knowledge of AFSPA 1958 in North Eastern part of
India and Jammu Kashmir. The program will also emphasize
on the general discussion about the set of Laws that
completely discards human rights violation under article
32 (1), 21 & 22 of the constitution but also article
4 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political
Rights, Universal Declaration of Human Rights,
Convention against Torture, Women and Children mostly
victim with this Act and many more international laws.
welcomes 'home comers'
November 21: The GPRN/NSCN held a formal reception
program for the members of the NSCN (IM), NSCN (K) and
FGN who joined its fold at Designated camp Khehoi on
November 20 last.
the homecomers, the home Kilonser Hevukhu Yeptomi said
that although it is the usual norms for revolutionary
groups to oppose one another, it should not continue
forever, and said that it is everybody's dream that
Nagas will all merge together under one banner one
day. Adding that, Killings and divisions among the Naga
Brethrens have not brought anything soluble but created
Joint council of the GPRN/NSCN consisting of NPAC
members, Council of Kilonsers, Tatars and Secretaries
attended the program.
total of 25 home-comers comprising of a Tatar, secretary
and officers from the Army and civil set-up and regional
staff joined the GPRN/NSCN fold.
to a press release issued by MIP, GPRN/NSCN, the
homecomers are Imti,
Tatar: NSCN (IM); Nillo Sheyipu, Secretry: FGN; Major
Kihoto Yim: NSCN (K); Inakhe Chishi, Joint Secretary:
FGN; Tokiho Jimomi, Sumi region: NNC; Lieutenant Shetoba
Yim: NSCN (K); Kiwoto Jimomi, Leacey: FGN; Yanchu,
Leacey: NSCN (IM); Hotoshe, Leacey: FGN; 2nd Lieut. Lima
akum: NSCN (K); Sergeant Major Myrrh: NSCN (IM);
Sergeant Major Tingyem: NSCN (K); Sergeant Major Tanger:
NSCN (K); Sergeant Major Liisiichu: NSCN (K); Sergeant
Mongmai: NSCN (IM); Atoho Awomi, Razou Peyu: FGN; Hotolu,
Razou Peyu: FGN; Akum. Razou Peyu: (IM); Chaba, Razou
peyu: NSCN (IM); Corporal Supong: NSCN (K); Corporal
Takatiba: NSCN (K); Lance Corporal Kiyezu: IRB; Lance
Corporal Tovi: NSCN (K); Private Akivi: NSCN K; and
Private Huska: NSCN (K) (Page News Service)
extends support to ANAHTU
November 21: The Western Angami Students' Union (WASU)
has extended support to All Nagaland Aggrieved Hindi
Teachers Union who has been remained unpaid for
six (6) months for which the agitation is continuing as
it is affecting the Career of the Students for long
since 11th November 2014 till date.
Western Angami Students' Union (WASU) appealed to the
concern authority to immediately look into the matter
(issue) and release the pending salaries at the earliest
so that they can continue their work in their Classroom
as the Students are the victims (losers).
Western Angami Students' Union (WASU) officials visited
the Agitating Teachers of Kohima Units who are made to
face untold hardship and interacted with them at
District Education Officer (DEO) office on November 19
last to assure them of the support to noble cause until
justice is deliver to the Aggrieved Teachers.
to visit Dimapur
November 21: V Narayanasamy Ex. Union Minister, AICC
Incharge-North Eastern States, will be visiting Dimapur
on November 23. He will be addressing a Joint Meeting of
PCC Office bearers, PCC members, Frontals, DCC
Presidents &Senior Leaders at 1:00 pm in Congress
Concern members have been requested to attend the
meeting without fail.
November 21: Stating that several BJP press releases on
party and government policy matters have been published
in local press under the guise of Media Cell, the state
BJP today cautioned the press and the public that on
verification, it was found that these media cell press
releases had been issued under no name (signatures),
designation or contact numbers non conforming with press
procedures as required for authenticity and
(media) and convennor, social media for membership
drive, Jaangshillung Gonmei stated that the act of
exclusion of senders' name and designation indicates the
lack of authenticity and authority on the subject matter
and reflects the sender's dubious intension to
impersonate, manipulate and/or subvert the actual policy
of the party.
BJP State Secretary (Media) and the BJP Nagaland shall
not be responsible for such unaccountable press releases
and shall have no bearings on the party," the
Gonmei said and notified to the press and the public to
avoid publishing or give attention to such non
accountable press releases that do not bear any name,
signatures and designations. (Page News Service)