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Indian community eyes doubling representation in US Congress

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Washington, Jan 5: With a record five Indian Americans elected to the US Congress, the minority community has now set its eyes on doubling the number of its lawmakers followed by a White House occupant.

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Hygienic slaughter-cum-retail outlet foundation laid at Jalukie

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Dimapur, Jan. 5: Hygienic pig-cum-retail outlet for was laid at Jalukie town by H.K Hajong (IES) Project Director of North East Rural Livelihood Project (NERLP) on January 5 for Peren Pig Producer Organisation. District project Management unit, Peren informed that a total of 1003 SHGs, 93 villages SHG federations and 104 Community Development groups were […]

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Exhibition cum farmers-scientists meet underway

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Dimapur, Jan. 5: Minister for School Education & SCERT, Yitachu on January 5, inaugurated an exhibition-cum-farmers and scientists’ interaction at Yesisotha village under Meluri sub-division of Phek district. While appreciating the event, Yitachu said such programmes would immensely benefit farmers and also propagate Krishi Vigyan Kendra activities to the people of the area.

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Special National Integration camp underway at Patkai College

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Dimapur, Jan. 5: Special National Integration Camp (SNIC), an annual event of National Cadet Corps (NCC) got underway at Patkai Christian College (PCC) Dimapur from January 4 to 15. The aim of the camp is to foster a spirit of unity amongst the cadets, cutting across regional, religious, linguistic and cultural barriers, and to provide […]

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DC Dmr informs landowners

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Dimapur, Jan. 5: In connection to the land acquisition for construction of new BG Railway Line from Dhansiri (Dimapur) to Zubza (Kohima) from Ch. 18.30 km & 25.05 km to 38.35 km, Deputy Commisssioner Dimapur, Kesonyü Yhome has informed the affected landowners from the following villages namely- Chumoukedima, New Chumoukedima, Kupuhe, Molvom, Ruzaphema, Socunoma, Moava, […]

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Dimapur DPDB holds first meeting of the year

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Dimapur, Jan. 5: The first monthly District Planning and Development Board (DPDB) meeting for the year 2017 for Dimapur district was held today, 5th January in the Conference Hall of Deputy Commissioner Dimapur. Initiating the meeting, Deputy Commissioner Dimapur, Kesonyu Yhome, who is also the vice chairman of DPDB Dimapur, extended New Year greetings and […]

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Mirror Takes

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My lord, you will discard your shawl for waistcoats, start wearing clothes, you’ll use electronic devices… it’s a grim future my lord.

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British Airways cabin crew to strike from January 10

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London, Jan 4: British Airways cabin crew will stage a 48-hour strike after rejecting an offer aimed at resolving a pay dispute, the media reported on Wednesday. Members of Unite union for cabin crew will walk out on January 10 threatening disruption of flights, said a report in the Independent. The cabin crew were due […]

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Demonetisation hits December services growth

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Mumbai, Jan 4: The government’s demonetisation move provoked a downturn in the Indian service sector growth in December, with business activity contracting for the second consecutive month, revealed key macro-economic data on Wednesday. Indian service providers continued to be impacted by the November 8 move with the Nikkei Services Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) stuck almost […]

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Google’s Pichai launches ‘Digital Unlocked’ for small Indian firms

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New Delhi, Jan 4: Aiming to give a technological edge to the small and medium businesses (SMBs) in India, Google CEO Sundar Pichai on Wednesday announced two initiatives ‘Digital Unlocked’ and ‘My Business Website’. “Small businesses are the backbone of India’s economy. Internet is for everyone,” Pichai said, addressing the media here. “The Internet is […]

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