Education is the only way to break the vicious cycle of poverty

Dear Madam, This refers to the editorial, “JNU crisis” (NP, November 19, 2019). We have to pay through the nose for subsidising comforts and facilities in favour of our politicians. But can’t we expect in return subsidy in education for…

Replace coaches of Nagaland Express & BG Express

Dear Madam, It is high time that coaches of Nagaland Express and BG Express are replaced with LHB Coaches for the comfort of passengers. Both the trains have old coaches at present which is wearing out and should be replaced…

On political drama in Maharashtra

Dear Madam, The political drama unfolding in Maharashtra which finally led to imposition of President Rule is what today’s politics is all about. Parties forming pre-poll alliance do not respect the alliance agreement, while political opponents try to form post-poll…

On withdrawal of SPG from the Gandhi family

Dear Madam, Far from expressing disgust following the decision of withdrawal of SPG cover for her and family or criticising the Narendra Modi government for it(though there lies no guarantee that the family is free from all threats to life);…

On sale of banned substances

Dear Madam, It is appalling to note here that on numerous occasions, it observed that pan shops or grocery shop keepers are selling gutkhas and other tobacco related products to school and college students in uniform and they do so…

Traffic jams in Dimapur

Dear Madam, It has become a daily scene from City Tower junction, Dimapur to Holy Cross Points and further to Dhobinalla where hundreds of vehicles are stranded for hours due to traffic jams. It is mostly due to large number…

On the irresponsible behaviour of Vijay Goel

Dear Madam, It was very irresponsible of BJP MP Vijay Goel to violate the odd-even rule on Monday just to prove his point that the AAP government imposed the rule for political mileage when the sever pollution engulfing the city…

The darkest scandal in independent India

Dear Madam, 6th December 1992 remains the darkest scandal in independent India. Much before the world got introduced to the vandalism by the Taliban with the destruction of the Bamyan Buddha being the most notorious, the whole world witnessed Talibanism…

On condition of G S Road Dimapur

Dear Madam, Through this column, I would like to draw the attention of the state Government towards the horrible condition of GS Road, Dimapur. The road has not been repaired for years and now it turns into a river during…

Acknowledgement

Dear Madam, Since the inception of the Naga movement, many lives have been laid down, many villages been burnt, many lives destroyed by the torture yet hopes and courage stood firm. The torture and killings were savage;we were treated like…