Newspapers of Nagaland

Newspapers of Nagaland




Newspapers of Nagaland

General information on popular and better known newspapers of Nagaland.

English Newspapers from Nagaland (oldest to latest)

  • Nagaland Post
    • Founder / Editor: Geoffrey Yaden
    • Nagaland Post started publication on 3 December, 1990
    • Based out of Dimapur, Nagaland
    • Nagaland Post is the first and highest circulated newspaper of Nagaland State.
  • Nagaland Page
    • Founder / Editor: T Monalisa Changkija
    • Started publication on 29 May, 1999
    • Based out of Dimapur, Nagaland
  • Eastern Mirror
    • Founder / Editor: Deithono Nakhro
    • Eastern Mirror was launched in August 2002
    • Based out of Dimapur, Nagaland
  • Morung Express
    • Founder / Editor: Akum Longchari
    • Morung Express was founded on 14 September 2005
    • Based out of Dimapur, Nagaland
  • Nagaland Today
    • Publisher / General Manager: Yudang Ao
    • Launched: 29 August 2018
    • Based out of Dimapur, Nagaland

Vernacular (Local dialect) Newspapers from Nagaland:

  • Tir YimYim  – vernacular newspaper if Nagaland in Ao dialect

    • Editor: K Temjen Jamir
    • Started on October 8, 2003
  • Capi – vernacular newspaper of Nagaland in Tenyidie dialect
    • Founder / Editor: Mhalezolie Kire
  • Sumi Zümulhü – vernacular newspaper of Nagaland in Sumi dialect
    • Founder / Editor: Inato Shikhu
    • Launched on: 2 September, 2011
  • Nagamese Khobor – vernacular newspaper of Nagaland in Nagamese
    • Founder / Editor :H. Lemei (Arenla) Phom
    • Launched on: December 01, 2013
  • Ao Milen
    • Founded by Ao Students’ Conference (AKM)
    • Started publications in 1933
    • Based out of Mokokchung
    • Ao Milen is the third oldest newspaper published in the North East and the oldest from Nagaland.
    • Ao milen is an outcome of the general conference of Ao Students’ Conference (AKM) in 1931 at Waromung village where a resolution was adopted to publish a newspaper and was named ‘The Naga Messenger’.
    • In 1937, the paper was renamed ‘Ao Milen’.
    • It was only from September 2006 that Ao Milen started publication daily.
    • Late. Sosangmeren is the better known editor of Ao Milen (passed away on September 19, 2010).
  • Vünglangh Manliüng – vernacular newspaper of Nagaland in Phom dialect
    • Founder / Editor: H. Lemei (Arenla) Phom
    • Launched on May 15, 2010
    • Published from Dimapur
    • Out of circulation
  • Tenyi Ralha – vernacular newspaper of Nagaland in Angami dialect
    • Founder / Editor: Vilasielie Nakhro
    • Published from Kohima
    • Out of circulation

Contact information of most media houses can be found here: Government of Nagaland-Accredited Press & Media Persons







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