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Financial information most sought-after in the state

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Kohima Bureau Kohima, Dec. 17 (EMN): The most sought after information in Nagaland during 2015-17 through Right to Information (RTI) applications were those related with financial matters such as funds sanctioned, funds released, balance amount, departmental charges and deductions. This was contained in the Nagaland Information Commission’s (NIC) annual report covering the years 2015-16 and […]

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Lotha Hoho accuses TR Zeliang of ‘tribal’ favouritism

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MINISTERS’ SACKING Dimapur, Dec. 17 (EMN): Chief Minister TR Zeliang’s decision to sack former ministers Y Patton and Mmhonlumo Kikon, among others, has invited instant objection from the Lotha Hoho with the latter wondering if the chief minister has “gone berserk”. In a statement issued on Sunday, the Lotha Hoho expressed ‘shock and surprise’ at […]

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ANCSU takes protest to outside CM residence

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Dimapur, Dec. 17 (EMN): The All Nagaland College Students’ Union (ANCSU) has called for a ‘peaceful dharna’ outside the chief minister’s official residence at Kohima on Dec. 18 to protest what it stated was “non-fulfillment of the four charters of demands made by ANCSU”. According to a press release from the union on Sunday, it […]

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Nagas’ business acumen is second to none, says Rio

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Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, Dec. 17 : Lok Sabha Member of Parliament from Nagaland, Neiphiu Rio on Sunday said that though Nagas were highly talented and second to none in their business acumen, ‘fear psychosis existing in the minds if the people’ was preventing them from realising their full potential. Rio made this statement while […]

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Right to health be made a fundamental right – RS bill

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New Delhi, Dec. 17 (PTI): A right to health under which people are entitled to avail health protection services free of cost should be in place on the lines of the right to education, according to a private member bill introduced in the Rajya Sabha. YSR Congress MP V Vijayasai Reddy has proposed an amendment […]

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Wokha ‘total bandh’ from 6 am Monday

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Dimapur, Dec. 17 (EMN): The All Commercial Vehicle Association (ACVA) Wokha has announced a ‘total indefinite bandh’ within Wokha jurisdiction from 6 am of Dec. 18. A press statement from the ACVA on Sunday informed that the shutdown has been called to protest the ‘seizure of taxi keys’ by alleged ‘erring NSCN (IM) cadres’ at […]

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Another face-lift to Zeliang’s ministry

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Topsy-turvy distribution of power continues in the run-up to 2018 elections Kohima Bureau Kohima, Dec. 16 (EMN): Barely three months before the next general elections in Nagaland– scheduled for February / March 2018—Chief Minister TR Zeliang has on Saturday inducted six new members into his cabinet. The oath of office and secrecy was administered by […]

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Kohima hunger strike called off

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Dimapur, Dec. 16 (EMN): Agitating ‘civil service aspirants’ have called off their ‘hunger-strike’ on Sat. following a reported assurance from Chief Minister TR Zeliang to ‘consider’ revocation of “26th October OM” during the next cabinet meeting scheduled to be held before Christmas. This was informed through a press release from the Public Coordination Committee (PCC) […]

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NBSE lists 2018 exam schedule

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Dimapur, Dec. 16 (EMN): The Nagaland Board of School Education (NBSE) has announced the respective routine for the class X, XI, and XII board examinations.

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Centre has 15 new rail projects for Northeast – Modi

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Aizwal, Dec. 16 (IANS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday the Centre is committed to put all the state capitals of the northeast on the rail map and is executing 15 new projects in the region. “We are committed to bring all the state capitals of the northeast region on the rail map. The […]

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    Ward in Mokokchung gets PA tower and equipment

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    Mokokchung, Dec. 17 (EMN): A group of youths in Artang ward pf Mokokchung town calling themselves “Mobocracy “ in commemoration of its 25th anniversary constructed and handed over a public address tower to the Artang Ward Yimten on Sunday at the Artang Community Hall. The group, Mobocracy, which was formed by nine young people from […]

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    Organisation appeals for release of abducted youth

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    Dimapur, Dec. 17 (EMN): An organisation representing the Ahthibung and Kebai Khelma areas have issued a message appealing that a youth reported to have been abducted by unidentified individuals be released soon. A note from an organisation appended simply ‘ZKPO,’ possibly the Zeliang and Kuki Public Organization, on Sunday said that about 20 days had passed […]

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    Rengma Hoho to MLAS: resign en masse if serious about solution

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    Dimapur, Dec. 17 (EMN): The Rengma Hoho has expressed support to early solution to the Indo-Naga political problem stating that the Naga people, like any other race, deserve respect; it has emphasised on integration of the people. It had a word for Naga legislators though: If they are serious about a solution to the Naga […]

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    Peducha Baptist church gets new building

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    Dimapur, Dec. 17 (EMN): Peducha Baptist Church (PBC) on Sunday dedicated its beautiful new church building with a programme themed ‘Khrista La Ziechülie.’ It is located at Kiruphema village in Kohima district. Rev. Zhabu Terhüja unveiled the new building and opened the house of God to the congregation, updates informed on Sunday. The reverend delivered […]

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    Nagaland scouts and guides’ jubilee concludes

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    Kohima, Dec. 17 (EMN): The golden jubilee celebrations of the Nagaland State Bharat Scouts and Guides (NSBSG) have concluded on Friday. The event was observed with the theme “One world, one goal” at the State Training Centre at Pheza in Nerhema in Kohima district. Former chief minister of Nagaland Dr. Shurhozelie Liezietsu was the chief […]

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    Wildlife chief to people: Time to get real with flora and fauna

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    Dimapur, Dec. 17 (EMN): The establishment of the Chief Wildlife Warden of Nagaland has appealed to the people of Nagaland—government agencies to Civil Society—to start taking seriously the wordwide movemrnet to protect and conserve wildlife in the state. Satya prakash Tripathi, principal chief conservator of Forests (Wildlife) and chief wildlife warden issued a press release […]

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    Kohima hosts first clinical dental implant training in NE

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    Dimapur, Dec. 17 (EMN): A renowned implant company Nobel Biocare of Sweden has for the first time in the entire north eastern region, conducted training on ‘clinical dental implant’ programme in Kohima for dentists from the Northeast region. The event was in collaboration with the Indian Dental Association Nagaland State Branch (IDANSB). Dr. Kanir Bhatia […]

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    Japu village mends road with own funds

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    Dimapur, Dec. 17 (EMN): Japu village located under Mangkolemba sub-division of Mokokchung district has undertaken work to metal an approach road leading to the village with own funds. “This 2 km road has never been black-topped and the poor quality of the road has been a serious inconvenience to the villagers,” stated a press release […]

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    BJP opens unit at Mangkolemba

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    Dimapur, Dec. 17 (EMN): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has opened a unit at Mangkolemba on Dec. 16 by hoisting the party’s flag at unit’s office at Zero Point by Bendang Longkumer, BJP president of the 29th Jangpetkong mandal, in the presence of party officials and workers. Addressing the inaugural programme at the town hall, […]

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    State’s BJP minority wing denounce attack on priests in MP

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    Dimapur, Dec. 17 (EMN): The Nagaland BJP Minority Morcha has strongly condemned the attack on priests and seminaries of St. Ephrem’s Theological College when they were conducting a Carol programme—a routine practice during the Christmas season—at Satna, Madhya Pradesh. Their vehicle was also said to have been burned by ‘anti social’ and fanatics. The morcha […]

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      UCF organises Christmas carol in Diphu

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      Our Correspondent Diphu, Dec. 17 (EMN): To celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, the Christian communities of Diphu area organised Christmas carol cum car rally under the aegis of  United Christian Forum (UCF) on Dec. 16 at Diphu town. Inter denominational churches in around Diphu town participated in the event. It was also seen that, […]

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      Judima Festival in Assam’s Dima Hasao district on Dec 28-29

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      Guwahati, Dec. 17 (PTI): A two-day cultural extravaganza is being organised in Assam’s Dima Hasao hill district, where one can enjoy song and dance by local residents after savouring the amazing Dimasa delicacies along with rice brew. The ‘Judima Festival’ at Haflong will also showcase the scenic beauty of the hill district, home to flora […]

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      AKASGBA observes 114th foundation day in Diphu

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      Our Correspondent Diphu, Dec.17 (EMN): Goan buras are playing a great role in shaping up the all round development of Karbi Anglong likewise the goaburas are to abide with responsibility so that they perform their duties diligently and sincerely, conveyed Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council, Executive Member (EM) In charge Agriculture Department, Amar Sing Tisso.

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      CSWO organises marathon race in Diphu

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      Our Correspondent Diphu, Dec.17 (EMN): Christ Social Workers Organisation (CSWO) organised 1st Cross Country race (Marathon) in memory of Bhubin Ch.Bharma here on Dec.17, Sunday. The marathon race covered a distance of 5.1 km. More than 70 including school children took part in the race.

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      Manipur State Film awards honours film makers

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      Our Correspondent Imphal, Dec 16 (EMN):  Prominent film maker and Director Makhonmani Mongsaba’s Nangna Kappa Pakchade (Tears of a Woman) and young and energetic documentary film Director Haobam Paban Kumar’s Loktak Lairembi (Lady of the Lake) bagged the best feature film titles for the 9th and 10th Manipur State Film awards. The 9th edition was […]

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      6 of family killed in road accident in Assam

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      Nalbari (Assam), Dec. 17 (PTI): Six members of a family were this evening killed in a road accident at Balikuchi village on Kamarkuchi-Paikarkuchi road in Assam’s Nalbari district, police said. Samo Talukdar, a resident of Sonkani village, and his family members were returning home after visiting his elder daughter’s house when their car skidded off […]

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      Modern multi-purpose indoor stadium, Olympic Bhavan in Itanagar: Khandu

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      Itanagar, Dec. 17 (IANS): Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Sunday announced setting up of a modern multi-purpose indoor stadium, besides constructing an Olympic Bhavan here. While declaring open the two-day 5th North East National Level Karate-do Championship at NyokumLapang General Ground, Khandu urged the Sports Department to identify a suitable site for the […]

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      Centre has 15 new rail projects for Northeast – Modi

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      Aizwal, Dec. 16 (IANS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday the Centre is committed to put all the state capitals of the northeast on the rail map and is executing 15 new projects in the region. “We are committed to bring all the state capitals of the northeast region on the rail map. The […]

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      Manipur observes Vijay Diwas

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      Our Correspondent Imphal, Dec. 16 (EMN): Paying tributes to martyrs who laid down their lives for the nation during the Indo-Pakistan war in 1971, Vijay Diwas was observed in Manipur on Sat. The state-level programme was held in the Banquet Hall of the 1st battalion of the Manipur Rifles with Chief Minister N Biren Singh […]

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      Modi attacks Meghalaya govt.; seeks votes for BJP on development card

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      Shillong, Dec. 16 (IANS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday attacked the Congress-led Meghalaya United Alliance government, saying it had created scam after scam while his BJP was only for development. He claimed that despite central funds, the state was not witnessing any development and that as per the Comptroller and Auditor General’s report, Rs […]

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        Civilian killed in Army-terrorists gunfight; police lodges FIR

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        Srinagar, Dec 17 (PTI): A civilian was killed in an exchange of fire between Army personnel and terrorists in north Kashmir s Kupwara district, a defence spokesperson said today. Police said Asif Iqbal Bhat, a driver by profession and a resident of Thandipora, was injured in a firing incident in the Thandipora area of Kupwara […]

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        Ex-MLA’s son killed; issue to rock UP legislature tomorrow

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        Lucknow, Dec 17 (PTI): The son of a former BJP MLA was shot dead at a spot close to the Uttar Pradesh legislature complex late last night and the issue is likely to rock the state Assembly and the Legislative Council tomorrow. Vaibhav Tiwari (36), son of former Domariyaganj MLA Prem Prakash Tiwari, was allegedly […]

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        Sonia tells party workers to introspect, be ready for sacrifices

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        New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS): Sonia Gandhi, who on Saturday retired as Congress chief – a position she had held since 1998, said the party must “look within” to fight the forces that attack the fundamentals of the Constitution and also be ready to make any sacrifice. “Since 2014, we have been playing the part […]

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        Withdraw draconian FRDI bill, demands Mamata

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        Kolkata, Dec. 17 (IANS): Describing the proposed Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance (FRDI) Bill, 2017 as the “biggest assault” on financial security of the poor and the middle classes, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has asked the Central government to withdraw the legislation. In a strongly worded letter to Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, […]

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        Interpol cancels red corner notice on Zakir Naik, NIA to submit fresh request

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        New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS): After Interpol on Saturday refused to issue a red corner notice (RCN) against controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) said it will submit a fresh request for the same. “NIA’s request for Red Notice against Zakir Naik was not accepted by Interpol as chargesheet had not […]

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        Reach consensus, pass Women’s Reservation Bill: VP to parties

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        Bhopal, Dec. 17 (PTI): Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu today said that all parties should reach a consensus to clear the long-pending Women’s Reservation Bill. The bill seeks to provide 33 per cent reservation to women in Parliament and state legislatures. At a state-level convention of women’s self-help groups (SHGs) here , Naidu said, “Women […]

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        Rahul takes over as Congress chief; attacks Modi’s ‘medieval’ politics

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        Says politics is devoid of kindness and truth today; one man alone functions as voice of reason New Delhi, Dec. 16 (IANS): In a generational shift that ended the Sonia Gandhi era in the Congress, her son Rahul Gandhi on Saturday took over as the new party President and launched a sharp attack on Prime […]

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        We have to create our own Google, Facebook, Alibaba— Sinha

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        Panaji, Dec. 16 (PTI): Union Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha on Saturday urged Indian entrepreneurs to develop products and services that will solve “the problems of our very own”. India must create its own success stories on the lines of global giants such as Google, Alibaba or Tencent, he said. “When we […]

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        Army totally geared up to face any situation in Dokalam: GOC- in-C

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            Kolkata, Dec. 16 (PTI): The Army is totally geared up to face any situation in the Dokalam sector and any mischief will be dealt with “properly”, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief of Lt. Gen. Abhay Krishna of the Eastern Command said today. He was asked about China reportedly stationing its troops in Dokalam, where the two […]

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        Rapists of minors should be hanged within 6 months: Maliwal

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        New Delhi, Dec. 16 (PTI): Lamenting the “delay” in carrying out sentence of December 16 gang-rape and murder incident, Delhi Commission for Women Chief Swati Maliwal today claimed the long winding legal process allowed the criminals to feel they can get away with such henious crimes. She urged the prime minister to bring in a […]

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          Nine killed, 44 injured in suicide attack on church in Pakistan

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          Karachi/Islamabad, Dec. 17 (PTI): Two suicide bombers attacked a packed church during a Sunday service in the restive Pakistani city of Quetta, killing eight people and injuring 44 others in a targeted assault on the minority Christian community ahead of Christmas in the Muslim nation. The Islamic State (ISIS) terror group claimed responsibility for the […]

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          Cake for ‘joyful’ Pope on his 81st birthday

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          Vatican City, Dec. 17 (PTI/AFP): Pope Francis celebrated his 81st birthday today with a hero cake and a message urging the world — and children in particular — to join in the holiday mood and be joyful. The Argentine pontiff thanked the crowds gathered in Saint Peter’s Square for the Angelus prayer as they sang […]

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          Alleged North Korean agent arrested in Australia

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          Canberra, Dec. 17 (IANS): A 59-year-old man from Sydney has been arrested for allegedly acting as an economic agent of North Korea, the Australian Federal Police said on Sunday. The man, identified as Chan Han Choi, has been charged with “brokering sales and discussing the supply of weapons of mass destruction”, Efe news agency reported […]

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          ‘Starving’ polar bear provokes climate change dialogue

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          Ottawa, Dec. 17 (IANS): A video on a starving polar bear in northern Canada’s Nunavut region has led to concerns on climate change as well as doubts about the real cause of the beast’s emaciation. Earlier this month, video and photos were published showing a scrawny polar bear rummaging in the garbage for food in […]

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          More than 30 dead in Philippines due to slow-moving storm

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          Manila, Dec. 17 (PTI/AP): A slow-moving storm has left more than 30 people dead and several others missing mostly due to landslides and floods and has stranded thousands of holiday travelers in central Philippines, officials said today. Sofronio Dacillo Jr., a disaster-response officer, said 26 villagers died and 23 others were missing mostly due to […]

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          At least two dead, eight missing in Chile landslide

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          Karachi, Dec. 17 (PTI): Hailing LeT and JuD terror groups as “patriotic”, former military dictator Pervez Musharraf has said that he was ready to enter into an alliance with them for Pakistan’s “safety and security”, according to a media report. The 74-year-old retired general, who is on self-exile in Dubai, had last month said that […]

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          14 days later, California wildfire rages on

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          Los Angeles, Dec. 17 (IANS): More evacuations were ordered in southern California as a wildfire that has been burning since December 4 raged on. Mandatory evacuation orders were issued for more parts of Santa Barbara and Ventura counties as the fire continued to burn, Efe news agency reported. “Very strong north winds” and dry conditions […]

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          Brexit deal proves critics wrong— UK’s May

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          London, Dec. 17 (PTI/AFP): British Prime Minister Theresa May has hit back at critics of her handling of Brexit, writing in the Sunday Telegraph that she had “proven the doubters wrong” after securing an interim deal. Pressure lifted on the embattled leader after she struck a deal with the European Union over Britain’s divorce terms […]

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          Thousands rally in Pakistan against Trump’s Jerusalem move

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          Karachi, Dec. 17 (PTI/AP): Thousands of Islamists have rallied in two major cities in Pakistan to condemn US President Donald Trump for declaring Jerusalem Israel’s capital. Supporters of the Jamaat-e-Islami party in Karachi and advocates of US-wanted Islamist Hafiz Saeed in Lahore dispersed peacefully after rallying Sunday for the Palestinian cause. Protests have persisted in […]

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          50 Chinese couples marry in Sri Lanka in mass ceremony

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          Colombo, Dec. 17 (PTI/AP): Clad in traditional Chinese, Western and Sri Lankan costumes, 50 Chinese couples were married at a mass ceremony in Sri Lanka’s capital to mark the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries and to promote the island nation as a tourist destination. The ceremony in Colombo on Sunday was […]

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            Thounaojam Strela is Miss Manipur 2017

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            Thounaojam Strela was crowned Miss Manipur 2017 at the Bheigyachandra open-air theatre in Imphal on Dec. 16. She bagged the title defeating 16 other contestants who competed for the coveted title in three rounds namely traditional, casual and evening. The top 10 contestants were screened and they were later shortlisted for the top five after […]

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            Mokokchung to rock to second inter-ward beat contest

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            Come Dec. 22, Mokokchung town will be taken back to the times when rock n’ roll was great. A local group of individuals calling themselves Temulunger Telok has planned the second edition of the inter-ward beat contest, a yearly event at the town hall of Mokokchung. The theme of the event can’t be too far […]

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            I can be addicted to anything, says Robbie Williams

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            Singer Robbie Williams believes his sobriety is his greatest achievement and he accepts that he will always have addictive tenancies that he’ll always have to live with. The “Let Me Entertain You” star considers his sobriety to be his greatest achievement, but readily admits his addictive tendencies are something he must always keep on top […]

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            Shilpa Shetty wins PETA’s ‘Hero To Animals’ Award

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            Actress-entrepreneur Shilpa Shetty Kundra has been honoured with a ‘Hero to Animals’ Award by animal rights organisation PETA for speaking out against the cruelty of circuses; signing a petition asking the government to uphold the ban on jallikattu, bull races, and bullfights; and adopting a stray kitten. Shilpa’s compassion towards animals was recognised here on […]

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            Calvin Harris, SZA collaborate on ‘The Weekend’ remix

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            Singer-songwriter SZA and record producer Calvin Harris have joined hands for a funky remix of the former’s hit song “The Weekend”. The music video for the original and the remix are yet to be released, reports billboard.com. The remix was released on Friday. The nearly-three-minute track has Harris transforming the slow jam into a house […]

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            Two actresses held in Hyderabad on charges of prostitution

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            A prostitution racket was busted here with the arrest of four persons, including two actresses from Mumbai, police said on Sunday. The arrests were made during raids on two five-star hotels in posh Banjara Hills area late on Saturday night, police said. Those arrested include an actress from Bollywood and another television actress. Two brokers, […]

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            My goal is to do Bollywood: Emmy Award-winning choreographer

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            Mia Michaels has worked with Madonna, Ricky Martin, Celine Dion and Tom Cruise. Now, the Emmy Award-winning choreographer wants to make a mark in Bollywood and says she would like to work with Indian actress Deepika Padukone. Michaels also expressed her love for the art of Indian filmmaking. “My goal is to do Bollywood… I […]

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            Jason punched Harvey Weinstein

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            Actor Jason Priestley says he punched disgraced producer Harvey Weinstein on the face during a Golden Globes party in 1995. The “Beverly Hills” actor recounted the incident on Twitter, reports dailymail.co.uk. He wrote: “Harvey told me I had to leave… I was leaving when he grabbed me by the arm and said ‘What are you […]

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            ‘X-Men’, ‘Fantastic Four’ join Marvel Comic Universe

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            More superheroes films, including “X-Men” and “Fantastic Four”, have been added in the Marvel Comic Universe (MCU), following Disney’s acquisition of Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox. Disney CEO Bob Iger has announced that the company has reached a deal with Fox, buying select assets of the latter for $52.4 billion in stock, reports aceshowbiz.com. He […]

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            Gwendoline Christie was Simon Callow’s dog sitter

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            “Star Wars” actress Gwendoline Christie has revealed she was a dog sitter for film, stage and TV star Simon Callow while she was at drama school. The 39-year-old actress enrolled at Drama Centre London back in 2000 and while she was there she met legendary British actor-and-writer Callow. After being employed as his personal dog […]

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              India clinch ODI series against Sri Lanka

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              Visakhapatnam, Dec. 17 (IANS): India eased to an eight-wicket win against Sri Lanka in the decisive third and final One-Day International (ODI) to clinch the series 2-1 here on Sunday. The Indians dominated with both bat and ball, restricting Sri Lanka to 215 runs before Shikhar Dhawan’s unbeaten century helped them canter to a big […]

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              Straightway Soccer Championship underway

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              Mokokchung, Dec. 17 (EMN): The Straightway Soccer Championship Trophy kicked off at the International Trade Centre at Pangsha at the Indo- Myanmar border with Ngon, president of the Khiamniungan Tribal Council as the chief guest for the event. In his speech, Ngon encouraged the players and the spectators to maintain peace at the Indo-Myanmar border. […]

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              Chozuba range wrestling meet 2018

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              Dimapur, Dec. 17 (EMN): The Chozuba Range Wrestling Association (CRWA) will hold its 27th wrestling meet for 2018 from Jan. 18 till the 19th at Chozuba town with MLA Dr. Chotisuh Sazo as the chief guest and Puyoi Nyekha, president of the Chozuba Range Public Organisation (CRPO) as the guest of honour for the event. […]

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              ANKA convenes meeting on Dec. 20

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              Dimapur, Dec. 17 (EMN): The All Nagaland Kung-Fu Association (ANKA) has informed all its office bearer and members that an emergency meeting has been convened to be held on Dec. 20 at 2 pm at the Tourist Lodge in Dimapur. Office bearers and members are requested to attend the meeting.

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              Real Madrid beat Gremio to capture 3rd Club World Cup title

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              Abu Dhabi, Dec. 17 (IANS): Cristiano Ronaldo proved decisive once again in a major final, scoring with a second-half free-kick to lead Real Madrid to a 1-0 victory over Brazil’s Gremio in the Club World Cup final. Real Madrid’s third Club World Cup win on Saturday night capped what was arguably the greatest year in […]

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              Sindhu loses in summit clash of Dubai Super Series Final

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              Dubai, Dec. 17 (PTI): Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu suffered another heart-wrenching defeat against World No. 2 Akane Yamaguchi of Japan to finish as runner-up at the Dubai Super Series Final on Sunday. In the prestigious season-ending tournament finale, Sindhu played her hearts out before going down fighting 21-15 12-21 19-21 to Yamaguchi in […]

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              England staring at defeat after Day 4 of 3rd Ashes Test

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              Perth, Dec. 17 (IANS): England were struggling at 132/4 in their second innings at the end of a rain-interrupted fourth day in the third Ashes Test at the WACA Stadium here on Sunday, on the verge of defeat as they trail the hosts by 127 runs. England’s centurions from the first innings, Dawid Malan and […]

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              Nagaland Olympics conclude; Kohima takes top spot

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              Dimapur, Dec. 16 (EMN): The grand finale of the 1st Nagaland Olympics concluded on Sat. Dec. 16 at the DDSC stadium in Dimapur. Kohima has taken the overall championship based on the medal tally they took during the event. The Olympics drew around 1, 380 athletes from 11 districts for four-days of competitive disciplines. Various […]

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              Third ODI: Rohit eyes first series win as captain

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              Visakhapatnam, Dec. 16 (IANS): Rohit Sharma will aim to maintain his superb batting form and win his first series as captain when India take on Sri Lanka in the third and final One-Day International (ODI) at the Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium here on Sunday. After a thumping seven-wicket loss against Sri Lanka […]

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              Phekmi Wrestling Association meet from Jan. 4

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              Dimapur, Dec. 16 (EMN): The 43rd meet of Phekmi Wrestling Association (PWA) will be held from Jan. 4, 2018 at Phek village local ground, with Shevohu Nienu, 1st class contractor, Govt. of Nagaland as the chief guest and Kuhunesa Vero as the guest of honour. This was stated in a press note by PWA president, […]

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                Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Arola Jinger

                By   3 days ago

                The young and talented Arola Jinger, has already made an impressive start in the Nagaland music scene by winning the 9th Music Awards of Nagaland Best Pop (female) category for her first original “Summer Song” produced by Richa productions. The 17 year old is presently studying in Little Flower Higher Secondary School, Kohima, read on […]

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                Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Munu Khamo

                By   1 week ago

                Munu Khamo popularly known as Milo is a 17-year old rapper who started rapping at a young age. His interest towards rapping is being credited to Eminem whose songs he grew up listening to. He believes that the present Naga society can be transformed through the agent of good music. Milo says his debut single […]

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                Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Aron T. Asumi

                By   2 weeks ago

                Aron T. Asumi is a music teacher, composer and a performer. A self taught musician, Asumi is the administrator of Immanuel Higher Secondary School, Director of Immanuel Music Academy and the Pianist at Sumi Baptist Church Zunheboto. In today’s Rhythm of Love Asumi talks us through his musical journey, his love for music and how […]

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                Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Alito Wotsa

                By   3 weeks ago

                Alito Wotsa a runner-up in Naga’s Got Talent contest 2010 is a gifted singer, song-writer and composer from Dimapur. She completed her grade eight vocal training from Rockschool (ABRSM), Delhi and is currently working as a music teacher at New Life Bible College, Dimapur. Her debut single “Leap of Faith” is a song that talks […]

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                Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Keziah Semy

                By   1 month ago

                Upcoming music talent Keziah Semy, a finalist of VON Season 2 (2015) is a new artist that the music industry of Nagaland can be proud of. At the age of 22-years old, Semy a songwriter and composer has released her original single “Hope”, through which she is sharing the  message of hope, strength and never […]

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                Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Aren Jamir

                By   1 month ago

                Aren Jamir who is at present serving as a youth pastor at Kangtsung near Tuli town is also a gifted singer, he made his debut into the music industry with the release of his single “Beautiful with Jesus” recently. His first experience with singing goes back to as early as his class 10th performance when […]

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                Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Fireflood

                By   2 months ago

                Fireflood a Bangalore based gospel band founded on May that perform a mixture of rock & roll and blues music. The seven member band are all professional musicians uniting to infuse an essence of deep fellowship with Christ and bring their audience closer to God through their music. The band members consist of Jeven John […]

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                Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Awarthanga Chiru

                By   2 months ago

                Awarthanga Chiru, talented vocalist of the rock band ‘Blending Chords’ from Manipur presently based at Delhi first fell in love with music at a rock concert that his dad took him to. Chiru has recently released his solo album titled ‘Live As One’ that explores a range of sounds from pop, rock, country to Gospel […]

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                Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Switch Blade

                By   2 months ago

                SWITCH BLADE, is a multi-faceted five-member band that experiments with Alternative, Progressive and Metal music genres. They have been together for almost seven years and to their accolades “Switch Blade” were the winners of “Best of the Best” All Nagaland Rock Contest 2011 and 2nd runner-up of “Let’s Rock” 2010. The band members were also […]

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                Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Ronald Meckhrii

                By   2 months ago

                Ronald Mech known as Echognize onstage is a young rapper/singer from Dimapur who started singing at a tender age of 12. Influenced by underground rappers like Techn9ne, Wu tang clan, Immortal Technique, etc, the young artist describes ‘rap’ as ‘portraying your story’ His song ‘Mustafa’ is about giving oneself a break from one’s daily struggles […]

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