Create jobs

Unemployment both of the educated and the uneducated manpower has become one of the most topical and thorny issues in our State. Despite constituting a major chunk of our population, our youth are lagging behind in every field. They have…

Faulty credit policy

The central government does not appear to be serious in tackling the financial crises facing the country in the next few years despite the fact that the previous experiment has miserably failed on account of demonetization and Goods and Services…

Post payments bank

The fresh initiative launched by the BJP-government in the form of India Posts Payments Bank (IPPB) to be operated by the country’s age-old Postal Department can speed up financial inclusion of those located in rural and far flung areas. This…

SC ruling on Section 377

On September 6 last the Supreme Court decriminalized Section 377 of Indian Penal Code, thereby granting equal rights to Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) minority in the country so far as sexual choices are concerned. The IPC provision…

No roads

Dilapidated condition of roads in almost all parts of the State is posing much inconvenience to not only the commuter service vehicles but also the pedestrians. Take for instance, Dimapur, the so called commercial capital of the State or for…

Mismanaged healthcare

There is no second opinion that the state of healthcare in Nagaland is suffering from acute mismanagement and neglect. What is lacking in all healthcare institutions is the absence of a hospital administrator. Hospital administration is a specialized subject and…

Skill based human resource

Without any doubt Nagaland is blessed with natural resources and there is a large-scale consensus among the people in the State, and rightly so, that the natural resources of the region if tapped would boost our economy like other resource…

No answers

The BJP-government does not appear to be a in a mood to come up with credible answers to the questions raised by various opposition political parties mainly Congress on the issue of demonetization and Rafael aircraft deal. In fact after…

Dismal healthcare system

There is utter confusion over the exact role of “public” and “private” in the health sector. There is no clarity on what form of regulation should be there. This is possibly the reason that healthcare sector specifically faces the coercion…

Politics over social issue

Let no succour or some consolation sort of feeling be derived in any quarters that incidences of crimes against women were more in economically developed countries than in India and on that count, we should not feel panicky. The fact…