On Army’s claim of sighting ‘yeti’

Dear Madam, A footprint can be checked and matched to an existing footprint on record. The Indian Army’s claim of “Mysterious Footprints of mythical beast ‘yeti’ near mount Makalu” sounds confusing as there exists no footprint of yeti on record…

On load-shedding in Dimapur

Dear Madam, Irregular supply of electricity and long hours of load shedding in Dimapur is causing lots of inconveniences to the people, especially those who do not have alternate source of power. Every day, power supply is cut off early…

On election campaigns

Dear Madam, There is a need for stricter rules for election campaigns as we can see our politicians leave no stone unturned in creating communal disharmony through their speeches. Also, there is a need for stricter penalties for not obeying…

On May Day

Dear Madam, May Day or International Workers’ Day is observed on May 1 to commemorate the eight-hour workday movement in Chicago in 1886. The labour movements against exploitation can also be called the movements for human rights. Such movements took…

Electricity theft in Dimapur

Dear Madam, It’s astonishingly unclear that despite the Power department launching the Mobile Power theft Squad, the authorities are unable to nab unscrupulous elements who are illegally using electricity by hooking wires to the main electric pole/s. They do so…

Kudos to Supreme Court

Dear Madam, Kudos to the Supreme Court for at last ensuring justice to multiple gang rape victim Bilkis Bano after as many as 17 years by ensuring her compensation of Rs. 50 lakh, a Government job and accommodation. Salute to…

Increase number of coaches in Nagaland Express

Dear Madam, There is no doubt a large number of people travel by train from Dimapur Railway Station. One can see that Nagaland Express bound for Guwahati at 6 a.m. daily is always jampacked whether it is a reserved compartment…

Traffic Jam in High School Junction, Kohima

Dear Madam, Among others, one of the main causes of traffic jam in High School junction in the morning is the vehicular congestion at G. Rio & Bethel Higher Secondary School entry/exit point. The stretch between NH and the said…

On keeping Dimapur clean

Dear Madam, Road dividers in Dimapur town is often painted with beautiful colours to give the town a decent look, but unfortunately those lacking civic sense are hell bent to deface it by spitting with pan/gutkha stains. Dimapur town cannot…

Converting drains into footpaths not a good step

Dear Madam, While construction of drainage in the town is a good step to let water flow, but converting it to footpath with cemented slabs on it does not sound good. Once the drainage is converted into footpath, there is…