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Kohima

a city in NE India, capital of Nagaland, near the Burmese border: centre of fierce fighting in World War II, when it was surrounded by the Japanese but not captured (1944). Pop.: 78 584 (2001)
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We are happy that there were reports that the land compensations had already been paid to landowners from Dimapur to Kohima for the four laning.
Survey of scrub typhus was carried out at three districts of Nagaland, namely Dimapur, Kohima, and Phek in 2014.
How: You can access Mon through Jorhat in Assam and from Kohima.
The USGS reported that the tremor hit districts Phek, Kohima, Zunheboto and Wokha districts.
From 2005 onwards, the Hornbill Festival has been celebrated for seven days at Kisama, a new village complex outside Kohima established by the Government of Nagaland.
After an arduous operation, all three bodies were recovered and sent to Naga Hospital in Kohima for post-mortem.
Dey stated that Yhome Gas Agency located in High School area would play an essential part for a place like Kohima.
Kohima Prayer When You Go Home, Tell Them Of Us And Say, For Their Tomorrow, We Gave Our Today written circa World War I by John Maxwell Edmonds (1875-1958) Malcolm H Mort Cardiff Merchant Navy Association Hon Welfare Officer
General Grover reckoned that Kohima was worse than the Somme, where he had fought in the First World War.
For three months between April and June of 1944, Allied forces were engaged in an epic struggle with the Japanese at Kohima, in India.
DURING the Second World War, I was in the British Second Division going to Kohima in India when I was sent to hospital at Dimapur.
Today, in honour of the servicemen, a memorial in the form of the Kohima Epitaph, provided through a fund-raising campaign by the Rotary Club of Wolverhampton St George's, was being unveiled in St Peter's Square.