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Should integrate UNDP goals with state’s planning — Rio

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Our Correspondent Kohima, Nov. 13 (EMN): Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio on Tuesday said that effective integration of Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) into the state’s development plans and policies with support from United Nations Development Program (UNDP) could open many avenues for overall development and progress of the state. Speaking at the inaugural function of the […]

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Abductors in Dimapur police net

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Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, Nov. 13: Dimapur Police on Tuesday arrested two persons who were allegedly involved in the abduction of a salesgirl at a pharmacy in Dimapur on Nov. 9. According to a statement from Dimapur Police, both the arrested abductors were members of the NSCN (IM). The accused were identified as ‘leacy’ Nikato […]

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Acharya greets Sumis on Ahuna

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Dimapur, Nov. 13 (EMN): Governor PB Acharya has extended Ahuna greetings the Sumi community. Ahuna is a post-harvest festival celebrated by the Sumis. In a statement issued on Tuesday, the governor urged the Sumis to continue safeguarding and promoting their rich culture and traditions through the festival. He encouraged the community to work towards making […]

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‘Onset of diabetes begins by mid-20s in Nagaland’

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Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, Nov. 13: The world has acknowledged Nov. 14 as World Diabetes Day since 1991 and this disease is now prevalent and steadily increasing all around the world. A major concern in Nagaland is the increasing number of diabetic patients and also the alarming decrease in age of those getting the chronic […]

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MRV campaign: Coverage reaches 96%

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Dimapur, Nov. 13 (EMN): The measles and rubella vaccination campaign in Nagaland has covered 96% of the target—children aged between nine months and 15 years. A statement from the department on Tuesday informed there were no reports of any AEFI (adverse event following immunisation). As of Nov. 12, it informed, 4,29,851 children through 3,011 schools […]

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Children’s Day: Holiday, picnic, and exam on school menu

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Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, Nov. 13: At the recommendation of the United Nations, Nov. 20 is reserved for Children’s Day universally. However, in India it is celebrated on Nov. 14 to coincide with the birthday of Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru who was known for his fondness towards children. Regardless of the variance in date, children across […]

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Chhattisgarh polls: First phase ends with 70% vote

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Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, Nov. 12: Amidst Maoist threats ahead of the Chhattisgarh assembly elections, people turned out in large numbers to vote in the 18 constituencies that went to the polls on Nov. 12. Around 70% voted in the first phase of the elections. Chhattisgarh on Monday kicked off the much-anticipated five-state elections, including […]

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Khango-led NSCN says yes to ceasefire

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Blames ‘NGO leaders’ with vested interests for confusion and division within armed Naga groups Dimapur, Nov. 12 (EMN): The NSCN (K) group led by Khango Konyak on Monday expressed willingness to resume ceasefire with the government of India. The group issued a statement saying New Delhi has informed—through the Naga Mother’s Association (NMA) and the […]

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Countrywide NRC campaign if voted to power in 2019 — Shah

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New Delhi, Nov. 12 (IANS): The BJP on Monday said it will run a countrywide campaign to implement the National Register of Citizens if the party is voted back to power in 2019, adding the party will identify and send back the infiltrators. The Bharatiya Janata Party said it should have a “long and uninterrupted […]

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Union minister Ananth Kumar passes away

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Bengaluru, Nov. 12 (PTI): Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister and long-time BJP leader Ananth Kumar died at a private hospital here in the early hours of Monday after battling lung cancer for several months. He was 59. The Bangalore South MP, who returned home in October after undergoing treatment in the US and Britain, breathed his […]

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    Centre defends secrecy clause relating to pricing of Rafale jets in SC

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    New Delhi, Nov. 14 (PTI): The Centre defended the secrecy clause related to the pricing of the 36 Rafale fighter jets in the Supreme Court on Wednesday and said it cannot divulge details of the deal.

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    Maoist attacks in Chhattisgarh, six injured

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    Bijapur (Chhattisgarh), Nov. 14 (IANS): Maoists carried out two simultaneous attacks here on Wednesday injuring four Border Security Force (BSF) troopers, a civilian and one District Reserve Guard in one of the attacks, police said.

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    Winter session of Parliament to start from Dec. 11

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    New Delhi, Nov. 14 (PTI): The month-long Winter Session of Parliament is set to commence from December 11, the day counting of votes will take place for Assembly elections in five states. The Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs (CCPA) Tuesday night recommended convening of the Winter Session from December 11 to January 8, official sources […]

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    PM Modi calls for early conclusion of Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership

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    Singapore, Nov. 14 (IANS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday highlighted the need for an early conclusion of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement through multilateral and bilateral talks among the member countries. According to Sudhanshu Pandey, Additional Secretary with the Commerce Ministry, Prime Minister Modi also called for a balanced and mutually beneficial […]

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    Kovind, Modi, Sonia pay tributes to Nehru

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    New Delhi, Nov. 14 (IANS): President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi were among others who along with UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday paid tributes to the nation’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru on his birth anniversary.

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    India puts into orbit communication satellite GSAT-29

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    Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh) Nov. 14 (IANS): India successfully launched its latest communication satellite GSAT-29 with its heaviest rocket Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle-Mark III (GSLV-Mk III) on Wednesday evening in a copybook style.

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    Thousands pay homage to Ananth Kumar in Bengaluru

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    Bengaluru, Nov. 13 (IANS): Thousands of people, including union and state ministers and the general public, paid homage to late Union Minister Ananth Kumar here on Tuesday.

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    Sabarimala case: SC to hear review petitions on Jan. 22, refuses to stay its verdict

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    New Delhi, Nov. 13 (PTI): The Supreme Court Tuesday refused to stay its verdict allowing entry of women of all age groups into the Sabarimala temple but agreed to hear in open court on January 22 a batch of review petitions in the matter. The review petitions against the September 28 verdict were taken up […]

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    Govt. plans central secretariats in state capitals to house its offices

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    New Delhi, Nov. 13 (PTI): The Centre has plans to develop dedicated zones in state capitals to house its offices on the lines of Central Secretariat in Delhi, an official said on Tuesday.

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    2017 SSC exam paper leak: SC asks CBI to file final report within four weeks

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    New Delhi, Nov. 13 (PTI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the CBI to place before it within four weeks its final report regarding the probe into the alleged leak of papers of the 2017 Staff Selection Commission (SSC) examination.

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      Violence against Rohingyas inexcusable, Pence tells Suu Kyi

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      Singapore, Nov. 14 (IANS): US Vice President Mike Pence on Wednesday told Myanmar’s State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi that the treatment of her country’s stateless Rohingya Muslim population was inexcusable.

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      Israel defence minister quits after Gaza ceasefire

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      Jerusalem, Nov. 14 (AFP): Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman announced his resignation on November 14 and called for early elections after a sharp disagreement over a Gaza ceasefire deal, throwing the government into turmoil.

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      Sri Lankan Parliament passes no-trust vote against Rajapaksa

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      Colombo, Nov. 14 (IANS): Sri Lanka’s Parliament on Wednesday passed a motion of no-confidence against new Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa and his controversially appointed government, a day after the Supreme Court stayed a presidential decree dissolving the legislature. Speaker Karu Jayasuriya announced that a majority of the 225-member Assembly supported the motion against former President […]

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      Russia slams US official’s remarks on Afghanistan

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      Moscow, Nov. 14 (IANS): The Russian Foreign Ministry denounced a senior US official’s claim about Russia’s interference in negotiations over the Afghan issue as Washington’s attempts to shift the blame for its own policy failures in the country.

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      May faces Cabinet showdown over Brexit deal

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      London, Nov. 14 (IANS): British Prime Minister Theresa May will preside over a decisive extraordinary Cabinet meeting on Wednesday in which she will seek the backing of her ministers for a draft technical deal struck between the UK and the EU on Brexit.

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      California wildfire toll climbs to 48

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      San Francisco, Nov. 14 (IANS): The death toll from the raging Camp Fire in the US state of California has increased to 48 as rescuers continue to search for missing residents in and around the town of Paradise, authorities said.

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      Asean, China discuss code of conduct for South China Sea

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      Singapore, Nov. 14 (IANS): The leaders of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) and Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang on Wednesday discussed a proposed code of conduct for trade through the South China Sea.

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      Three found guilty of Australia Christmas terror plot

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      Sydney, Nov. 14 (AFP): Three young men have been found guilty of plotting terror attacks in Australia’s second-largest city, intending to inflict mass casualties during the Christmas festive season.

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      US security chief John Bolton vows to ‘squeeze’ Iran

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      Singapore, Nov. 14 (AFP): US National Security Advisor John Bolton vowed Tuesday to “squeeze” Iran “until the pips squeak,” a week after a tough new round of sanctions came into force. President Donald Trump has dramatically increased pressure on Tehran, withdrawing from an international agreement aimed at ending its nuclear programme and introducing several rounds […]

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      Rocket barrages, Israeli strikes threaten new Gaza war

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      Gaza City, Nov. 13 (PTI/AFP): The worst escalation between Israel and Palestinian militants in Gaza since a 2014 war threatened to descend into full-blown conflict on Tuesday after further barrages of rocket fire and dozens more air strikes overnight. Six Palestinians were killed in Gaza in less than 24 hours as Israeli strikes targeted militants […]

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        Financial assistance given to six Manipur journalists

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        Our Correspondent Imphal, Nov. 14 (EMN): Manipur Information & Public Relations Minister Th Biswajit handed over financial assistance to 6 media persons at his official residence today. The assistance were provided under the Manipur State Journalists Welfare Scheme(MSJWS) which was launched formally on June 30 last year as part of important programme of the state […]

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        Joint military exercise held between Indian and Japanese army

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        Dimapur, Nov. 14 (EMN): The Indian Army and Japanese Army today completed a joint military exercise, ‘Dharma Guardian’ – 2018 at the Counter Insurgency and Jungle Warfare School, Vairengte, in Mizoram, India. It is a significant step towards fostering military and diplomatic ties between the two countries. In an update received here on Wed. Nov. […]

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        RPF arrests mobile thief

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        Dimapur, Nov. 14 (EMN): The Railway Protection Force (RPF) personnel of Guwahati railway station arrested a thief who stole the mobile phone of an African football player who plays for Chennai FC football team. According to an update from the chief public relation officer, NF Railway in Maligaon, it is learnt that 29 years old […]

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        Meghalaya CM inaugurates India International Cherry Blossom festival

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        Shillong, Nov. 14 (PTI): The Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma on Wednesday inaugurated the 4-day India International Cherry Blossom festival, a tourism festival that highlights the pink cherry flowers blooming all over the city in early November. Similar festival is also held in Japan but it is celebrated in the spring when the cherry […]

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        House Committee to take up attack on Woman RTI activist

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        Shillong, Nov. 14 (PTI): A Meghalaya Assembly committee headed by Congress MLA Ampareen Lyngdoh will take up the case of the attack on RTI activists Agnes Kharshiing and her aide Amita Sangma allegedly by mining mafias in East Jaintia Hills district on Thursday, officials said Wednesday. The attack on Kharshiing would be taken up during […]

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        Japan serious about boosting connectivity in India’s north-east – Hiramatsu

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        Shillong, Nov. 14 (IANS): Japanese Ambassador to India Kenji Hiramatsu on Wednesday said that Japan is serious about boosting connectivity in India’s north-eastern states by building roads and bridges. “We aim to support the development of this region by connecting not only the intra-regional links within the north-east, but also the links between the north-east […]

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        Tripura tea finally gets a brand

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        Agartala, Nov. 14 (PTI): The Tripura Tea Development Corporation (TTDC), the nodal agency for growth of small tea plantation farmers, has decided to market tea produced in the state under the Tripureshwari Tea brand, a top official said Wednesday. “We have decided to market 100 gram and 50 gram packets of tea produced in Tripura […]

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        New Tripura High Court CJ assumes office

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        Agartala, Nov. 14 (IANS): Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki on Wednesday administered the oath of office and secrecy to new Tripura High Court Chief Justice Sanjay Karol during a simple ceremony held at the old Raj Bhavan complex here. Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb, his council of ministers along with two High Court judges — Justice […]

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        5 officials of state-run firm in Tripura sent on leave after allegations of sexual harassment

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        Agartala, Nov. 14 (IANS): Five executives of ONGC Tripura Power Company (OTPC) have been sent on forced leave after allegations of sexual harassment against them, officials said on Wednesday. “Police is now investigating the allegations against the five OTPC officials, including a Vice President of the company. There are sexual harassment complaints against these officials,” […]

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        Government extends ban on seven Meitei groups in Manipur

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        New Delhi, Nov. 13 (IANS): The Centre on Tuesday extended the ban by five years on seven Meitei extremist groups which have employed violence in a bid to secede the state from India.

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          Bhandari SDPDB discusses water, power services

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          Dimapur, Nov. 14 (EMN): The monthly departmental co-ordination meeting of Bhandari sub-division was held at the Lotha customary law court, Bhandari on Nov. 14 where house deliberated about status of water and electricity supply in the sub-division.

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          Annual NCC training camp at St. Joseph college

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          Dimapur, Nov. 14 (EMN): Altogether 293 National Cadet Corps (NCC) girl cadets along with associate NCC officers and PI staff are attending the annual training camp of 1 Nagaland (G) Bn. NCC, Kohima at St. Joseph college, Jakhama. The training camp which commenced from Nov. 8 will continue till the Nov. 17.

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          ANCSU Collegiate Meet underway

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          Dimapur, Nov. 14 (EMN): Minister for PWD, Tongpang Ozukum graced the inaugural function of the all Nagaland college students union (Ancsu) collegiate meet and challenged the students to participate in the different events with a spirit of sportsmanship spirit and to maintain with fair play and team spirit.

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          WSYF to organise inter-area cultural prog.

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          Dimapur, Nov. 14 (EMN): In a first of its kind, the Western Sumi Youth Front (WSYF) will be organising a Western Sumi inter-area cultural competition at Niuland Town on November 24, 2018.

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          Chakhesang cultural organisation extends Khilünye-cum-Fhünye greetings

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          Dimapur, Nov. 14 (EMN): On the auspicious occasion of Khilünye-cum-Fhünye to be celebrated on Nov. 15, the Chakhesang Cultural Organisation has extended warm greetings to every Chokupu (Chakhesang) home and Naga brethren and prayed God to ‘richly bless every home bountiful returns’.

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          Gov. Award – 2018 given to meritorious students

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          Dimapur, Nov. 14 (EMN): Governor’s Award – 2018 for different categories were distributed at a function organised at St. Joseph University on Nov. 14. The awards have been instituted by the Governor of Nagaland through an endowment fund to the students of St. Joseph University for the best performance in

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          Tribes council calls NSCN group’s peace bid right decision

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          Dimapur, Nov. 13 (EMN): The Nagaland Tribes Council (NTC) has termed right decision at the right time the reported decision of the Khongo Konyak-led group of the NSCN (Khaplang). The council issued a press release to the media on Tuesday, stating also the government of India will be ‘magnanimous to show its sense of recognition […]

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          Be role models in character and concern — Zhaleo

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          Dimapur, Nov. 13 (EMN): The deputy speaker of the Nagaland Legislative Assembly Zhaleo Rio wants the people of Model village in Dimapur to be role models not only in character and values but ‘education, sanitation’ too. Updates from the Ghaspani-II Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party issued a press release on Tuesday informing about the event. The […]

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          Liezietsu claims NPF is guardian of people

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          Dimapur, Nov. 13 (EMN): The president of the Naga People’s Front (NPF) Dr. Shurhozelie Liezietsu has claimed that the party may be considered ‘guardian of the Naga people.’ The media unit of the NPF issued a press release on Tuesday. Speaking during the inaugural function for a new office for Noklak NPF, Dr. Liezietsu was […]

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          ‘Era of subsidy gone, era of hard work here’

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          Our Correspondent Mokokchung, Nov. 13: Freebies are a thing of the past. Trainees at a capacity building event in Mokokchung were told that instead of subsidies as it used to be, the age of skill and hard work is already here. A ten-day entrepreneurship training and development programme for beneficiaries of the Prime Minister Employment […]

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            Classic Cup: Dominic Ngouri fires Pochury team to semis

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            Our Correspondent Kohima, Nov. 14 (EMN): Kuluopfu FC Pochury’s captain Dominic Ngouri scored a hat-trick as they thrashed Phezoucha Youth Organisation 6-0 to enter the semi-finals of the ongoing 24th Classic Cup here at the Kohima local ground on Wed. Nov. 14. Ngouri’s hat-trick, Vizhisie’s brace, and a goal from Jimuhie completed the rout for […]

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            Arunachal Hornbill’s Flight International Race to kick-start today

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            Dimapur, Nov. 14 (EMN): After the success of the first edition of Dalmia MTB Arunachal held last year, Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited is all set for the second edition of the Dalmia MTB Arunachal Hornbill’s Flight International Race 2018. The race starts from Itanagar on Nov. 15 and will end at Mechuka on Nov. 22. […]

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            Hornbill half marathon registration begins

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            Kohima, Nov. 14 (EMN): 3E Nagaland has informed that the registration for the 8th Hornbill Half Marathon has begun at the 3E office near Kohima local ground north gate and will continue till Nov. 30. The event will take place on Dec. 2 at 7 am with the start and finish venue at the New […]

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            Ranji Trophy: Sikkim beat Nagaland by 9 wickets

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            Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, Nov. 14: Sikkim defeated Nagaland by 9 wickets on the third day of the Ranji Trophy match played at the Nagaland Cricket Stadium, at Sovima in Dimapur on Wed. Nov. 14. In the day’s match of the second innings, Nagaland managed to score 273 runs off 95 overs. Batsman Pawan K […]

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            Now a biopic on Bhaichung Bhutia

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            Mumbai, Nov. 14 (PTI): Anand Kumar, best known for Sanjay Dutt-Vivek Oberoi starrer “Zila Ghaziabad”, is working on former India football captain Bhaichung Bhutia’s biopic. Bhutia joins the pantheon of sports personalities such as Milkha Singh, Paan Singh Tomar, Mary Kom, MS Dhoni and Sandeep Singh to be immortalised on celluloid through a biopic. Kumar […]

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            Sprinter kills himself in Delhi stadium

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            New Delhi, Nov. 14 (IANS): An 18-year-old sprinter allegedly hanged himself from a ceiling fan inside his room in the athletics academy at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here. He died on Wednesday, police said. The deceased was identified as Palendra Chaudhary. He was discovered by a friend on the second floor of the hostel late […]

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            Women’s World T20: Confident India eye semis berth

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            Georgetown (Guyana), Nov. 14 (IANS): Having convincingly won their first two matches, a dominant India will look to stamp their authority and inch closer to a semi-final berth when they face a lowly Ireland in a Group B match of the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 here on Thursday. India are on a roll in the […]

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            Mary Kom eyes historic sixth gold as World Championship begins Thursday

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            New Delhi, Nov. 14 (PTI): Celebrated boxer M C Mary Kom will aim for a historic sixth gold at the AIBA Women’ World Championships, the build up of which has been marred by a row over lone Kosovan boxer’s participation and poor quality air in the national capital. The 10th edition of the championships, set […]

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            Sindhu, Sameer enter second round of Hong Kong Open

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            Kowloon, Nov. 14 (PTI): Olympic silver medallist P V Sindhu and Sameer Verma notched up contrasting wins on Wednesday to progress to the second round of the Hong Kong Open World Tour Super 500 tournament, here. Sindhu, seeded third, continued her consistent run as she recovered from a mid-game slump to surpass Thailand’s Nitchaon Jindapol […]

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            Federer routs Thiem to keep chances alive at ATP Finals

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            London, Nov. 14 (IANS): Swiss great Roger Federer bounced back quickly from a disappointing loss at the ATP Finals, brushing aside Dominic Thiem 6-2, 6-3 here to keep his hopes alive at this elite, year-end event. Two days after a surprising 7-6 (7-4) 6-3 loss Sunday to Japan’s Kei Nishikori in his first match in […]

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              Stan Lee dead, Hollywood remembers comic legend

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              Stan Lee, the colourful Marvel Comics patriarch who helped usher in a new era of superhero storytelling, died at the age of 95, with a string of Hollywood personalities including Chris Hemsworth, Ryan Reynolds and Robert Downey Jr., paying their emotional tributes to the comic visionary. Kirk Schneck, an attorney for Lee’s daughter, told CNN […]

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              Sam Worthington to star in untitled action thriller from Netflix

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              Actor Sam Worthington is all set to play the lead in an untitled Netflix action thriller. The film will be directed by Brad Anderson, best known for helming the Christian Bale-starrer “The Machinist”, a press release by the streaming giant stated. The story follows a man who must find his courage and hold onto his […]

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              ‘Aquaman’ to release in India before US

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              Warner Bros is set to release “Aquaman” in India on December 14, a week before the movie hits the US theatres. The film, directed by James Wan, features Jason Momoa plays Aquaman. The movie is the origin story of half-human, half-Atlantean Arthur Curry and takes him on the journey of his lifetime — one that […]

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              ‘The Girl in the Spider’s Web’ gets India release date

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              Claire Foy’s “The Girl in the Spider’s Web” will release in India on November 23. The thriller, directed by “Don’t Breathe” fame Fede Alvarez, is set after the events of David Fincher’s remake of “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo”. It is being brought to India by Sony Pictures India and will also be dubbed […]

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              Sonali says husband is her source of strength

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              Actress Sonali Bendre Behl, who is being treated here for cancer, penned an emotional anniversary note for her filmmaker-husband Goldie Behl, thanking him for being her source of “strength, love and joy”. On her 16th marriage anniversary, Sonali on Monday night took to Instagram to share a string of photographs of herself along with Goldie […]

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              Aerosmith’s Joe Perry rushed to hospital

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              Rock band Aerosmith’s guitarist Joe Perry was rushed to hospital after performing with Billy Joel at the Madison Square Garden here. The 68-year-old guitarist was performing on Saturday night. He remained in the hospital on Sunday, according to a representative, where he is “alert and responsive”, reports variety.com. “Following a guest performance during Billy Joel’s […]

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              Naga artistes release music video ‘Heal’

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              Nagaland’s own MokoKoza and TK Lemtur released a new collaboration music video ‘Heal’ on Monday. The video is produced by the Dimapur-based NagaBeatz and shot at Kohima and Dimpapur. Vie Pfukha, a Dimapur-based videographer, is the director. A statement from the duo on Monday informed that the video has been officially released on YouTube and […]

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              ‘Mary Kom’, ‘1983’, ‘MSD: The Untold Story’ to have open air screenings at IFFI

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              Indian sports biopics, such as “Mary Kom”, “1983” and “MSD: The Untold Story”, will have open air screenings at the the 49th edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI). The festival, to be held from November 20 to 28 in Goa, will give a hat-tip to the Khelo India initiative this year by […]

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              Jennifer Garner’s daughter finds her ‘fun-killing’

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              Actress Jennifer Garner received a note from her daughter who called her a “fun-killing mom”. Garner took to Instagram to share the note she received from her daughter Seraphina Rose Elizabeth, reported people.com. It read: “When I grow up. I want to be a fun-killing mom, just like you,” the 9-year-old wrote on a white […]

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              Nick Jonas geared for ‘bachelor party’

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              Ahead of his wedding with Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra, American singer Nick Jonas is all geared up to celebrate his bachelor party. Nick on Friday shared a few pictures of himself on Instagram and captioned: “Bachelor party weekend is officially underway people.” In the shared pictures, the “Find You” singer can be seen posing on […]

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                Rhythm of love: Inconversation with Tensawati Lemtur

                By   6 days ago

                Tensawati Lemtur is an upcoming rapper from Dimapur who has marked his zeal for music with the release of his debut single ‘Too Young to Make Forever’ at Prophet CSP studios in Shillong. The 21-year old musician cites music as his passion, he wishes to work hard and earn a name in the music industry […]

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                Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Abigail Odyuo

                By   2 weeks ago

                Meet Abigail Odyuo, the girl with an expressive voice who has created a niche for herself in the music industry, she’s  launched a music school “Shofar Music Academy” with a vision is to enrich lifelong appreciation of music. In today’s ‘Rhythm of Love’ Abigail talks us through her musical journey. Eastern Mirror: Tell us something […]

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                Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Ruopfukuolie Chutso

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                  Ruopfukuolie Chutso is a young music artist from Dimapur. He is a member of As One, a team managed by Voice of Nagaland, a choir group from the city.  The lad participated in season-7 of India’s Got Talent, in Mumbai. He was also one of the semi-finalists of season-1 of Voice of Nagaland. Chutso […]

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                Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Gugu Sekhose

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                    Khriekethozo “Gugu” Sekhose is a guitarist from Kohima who has, among several other achievements, opened for power metal band Halloween. He started playing guitar at the age of seven. He is also a guitar instructor. In today’s Rhythm of Love, the guitarist talks to us about his musical journey. Read on………. Eastern Mirror: […]

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                Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Vecülü Rhakho

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                      Vecülü Rhakho from Dimapur is a young aspiring musician who sees music as a profession and not just an escape. Her debut ‘The story I know’ is about God’s eternal love for all. Commenting on her first official video, Rhakho said she enjoyed every bit of time that she spent on making […]

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                Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Meribeni Patton

                By   2 months ago

                        Meet Meribeni Patton, a solo artist and vocal trainer, teaching in musical institutions in Dimapur. She tutors at home too. Not a new face for music enthusiasts in Dimapur, Meribeni has also performed at various programs. To her credit, Patton has grade- 8 certification in voice. She is a topper from […]

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                Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Keyi Zeliang

                By   2 months ago

                    Keyi Zeliang, is a gospel singer from Dimapur who started singing at a very young age. Keyi Zeliang  who mostly performs with her ukulele is an active YouTuber  and uploads only secular songs but has plans to make her page a gospel one in days to come. Keyi says, she was also invited […]

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                Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Thunglamo Ngullie

                By   2 months ago

                          Thunglamo Ngullie is remembered as one of finalists and runner-up of “Naga Idol 2012”. He is a member of Zowe Madrigal and a Vocal teacher at Musik-A, The Institute for Music Education, Pilgrim school and Octet school of Music and Milestone. With his soulful voice, Ngullie firmly believes in touching […]

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                Rhythm of Love: In conversation with J. Yang

                By   2 months ago

                  Who said 18 years is too early an age for one to follow a dream? J. Yang a 12th standard student of Patkai Higher Secondary School, Dimapur has already set a dream on what he wants to become. The young musician who grew up performing in churches, weddings, local concerts and various school events […]

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                Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Mengulhoulie Mepfuo

                By   3 months ago

                    Before the current young breed of ‘well known’ Nagas musicians, there were legends much bigger and storied. Like Mengulhoulie Mepfuo, or more popularly “Raj.”  Veterans and forerunners of rock and metal in Nagaland will know “the Raj.” Mengulhoulie Mepfuo is an accomplished musician, a veteran rocker and one of those Nagas who were […]

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                  Noah’s Ark: Where abandoned animals find love

                  By   4 days ago

                  Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, Nov. 10: As a young girl, Imlisenla Pongen would always bring home lost dogs or puppies and kittens, and nurse them in her room. This love affair with homeless animals never faded; and her mind was made up on opening an animal shelter one day. Fast-forward some few years and you […]

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                  Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Ruopfukuolie Chutso

                  By   3 weeks ago

                    Ruopfukuolie Chutso is a young music artist from Dimapur. He is a member of As One, a team managed by Voice of Nagaland, a choir group from the city.  The lad participated in season-7 of India’s Got Talent, in Mumbai. He was also one of the semi-finalists of season-1 of Voice of Nagaland. Chutso […]

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                  Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Gugu Sekhose

                  By   1 month ago

                      Khriekethozo “Gugu” Sekhose is a guitarist from Kohima who has, among several other achievements, opened for power metal band Halloween. He started playing guitar at the age of seven. He is also a guitar instructor. In today’s Rhythm of Love, the guitarist talks to us about his musical journey. Read on………. Eastern Mirror: […]

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                  Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Vecülü Rhakho

                  By   1 month ago

                        Vecülü Rhakho from Dimapur is a young aspiring musician who sees music as a profession and not just an escape. Her debut ‘The story I know’ is about God’s eternal love for all. Commenting on her first official video, Rhakho said she enjoyed every bit of time that she spent on making […]

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                  Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Meribeni Patton

                  By   2 months ago

                          Meet Meribeni Patton, a solo artist and vocal trainer, teaching in musical institutions in Dimapur. She tutors at home too. Not a new face for music enthusiasts in Dimapur, Meribeni has also performed at various programs. To her credit, Patton has grade- 8 certification in voice. She is a topper from […]

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                  Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Keyi Zeliang

                  By   2 months ago

                      Keyi Zeliang, is a gospel singer from Dimapur who started singing at a very young age. Keyi Zeliang  who mostly performs with her ukulele is an active YouTuber  and uploads only secular songs but has plans to make her page a gospel one in days to come. Keyi says, she was also invited […]

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                  Rhythm of Love: In conversation with Thunglamo Ngullie

                  By   2 months ago

                            Thunglamo Ngullie is remembered as one of finalists and runner-up of “Naga Idol 2012”. He is a member of Zowe Madrigal and a Vocal teacher at Musik-A, The Institute for Music Education, Pilgrim school and Octet school of Music and Milestone. With his soulful voice, Ngullie firmly believes in touching […]

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                  Rhythm of Love: In conversation with J. Yang

                  By   2 months ago

                    Who said 18 years is too early an age for one to follow a dream? J. Yang a 12th standard student of Patkai Higher Secondary School, Dimapur has already set a dream on what he wants to become. The young musician who grew up performing in churches, weddings, local concerts and various school events […]

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                  Daily market for local produce established in Dimapur

                  By   2 months ago

                  Dimapur, Sep. 4 (EMN): An organic marketplace by the name ‘Local Products Daily Market’ was inaugurated by the principal secretary for Horticulture MK Mero at the Supermarket in front of the Mokokchung bus and taxi stand in Dimapur on Tuesday. The market is an initiative of the Farmer Producer’s Organisation (FPO) of Dimapur district. The […]

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                  World War II brunt: Nun seeks to meet relatives after 75 years of separation

                  By   2 months ago

                  Dimapur, Sep. 1 (EMN): Sister Blanche Bernice Bouche’s life story reminds you of the child character in Roberto Benigni’s comedy-drama Life Is Beautiful that has World War II as its backdrop. The reel character was united with her mother and relatives towards the end but the one in real life is yet to find any […]

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