A Root Cause Analysis of the Nagaland Government Education Management System

Yanpvuo Kikon(Yan) After spending a day deliberating on the crisis in our education system with those working at the grassroots – the teachers and professionals from different fields, a basic root cause analysis reveals one key underlying problem which has…

Innocent common man: the ultimate victim

Traders’ Prey: The consumers remain innocent and ignorant of what will harm their health when eaten and thus remained easy prey to predators, the traders of all food items which are not organic. After years of remaining insensitive to general…

Naga integration – what is there to integrate?

According to experts, Naga ancestors migrated from China and settled in the present Naga homeland. They were the aboriginal inhabitants of the virgin land they conquered. The areas of land that the different Naga tribes’ ancestors possessed were contiguous. In…

NPF-NDPP duel visa-vis truth

The last House of Nagaland Legislative Assembly without Opposition Bench was like a curry without salt. It was the worst democracy we ever had enjoyed due to lack of check and balance. 100 % in the ruling is indeed against…

Who is responsible for traffic jam and lack of sanitation in the capital of Nagaland

Kohima the capital of Nagaland which serves as an umbrella for all the tribes of the state needs an urgent civic action. Two things which I believe should be at the top of priority list are-“Traffic jam and Sanitation.” For…

Open letter to Department of Power

It is a well known fact that meteorologically, Dimapur, being a plain area, is one of the hottest places in the entire State of Nagaland. Considering this fact and that this is the peak of the summer season, we are…

Rejoinder to GON false allegations on Rupin Sharma

According to the Nagaland post news, Morung Express and Nagaland Page News dated 22 June 2018, with regards to the #retainrupinsharma signature campaign, it has been highlighted that according to the Chief Secretary, Temjen Toy as per sources the Govt…

An overview of governance

Thus far, one has silently been updating the developing events of governance with a modicum of scepticism in some sectors. We owe it to our people to share the truth without bias. While there are several other unsavoury issues worth…

Where are we headed!!

Often we read about the fights between security forces and our nationalist armed groups and many of us rejoice such news with fervour of Naga nationalism. But a recent incident made me wonder and question what is right? A not…

Non-Naga indigenous residents are in panic and need clarification from government

This has the reference to order issued by ADC Dimapur, vide letter number NO DCD/CC-1/IIC & PRC (NON-NAGA) 2016-D/556 DATED DIMAPUR THE 5TH JUNE 2018 and the News published in local dailies where cancellation of Indian Domicile Certificate, Non-Naga Indigenous…