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First Evidence of Rabies Virus in Bats in India

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A Cynopterus sphinx bat that is found in Nagaland.   Rabies is a fatal encephalomyelitis (inflammation of the brain and spinal cord) caused by the rabies virus. Most commonly, dogs are known to be the main source of rabies infection.According to the World Health Organization, more than 60,000 people die of rabies each year of […]

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Mirror Takes

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Thank you for not hitting me badly sir!! Or else it would have been my fault.. The road belongs to you.

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Sindhu beats Saina to enter India Open semis

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New Delhi, March 31 (IANS): P.V. Sindhu got the better of Saina Nehwal in a pulsating all-Indian quarter-final of the India Open World Superseries badminton championships here on Friday. Sindhu, the 2016 Olympic runner-up, registered a 21-16, 22-20 victory in 47 minutes over the 2012 Olympic bronze medallist. The match between the two biggest faces […]

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The Naga Integration in Peril

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By Z. Lohe Beside sovereignty, amalgamation of all contiguous Naga areas in North East India is the contentious issue of the Nagas that remains unresolved till today. The 13th serial of 16-Points Memorandum of 1960 runs “The other Naga tribes inhabiting the areas contiguous to the present Nagaland be allowed to join Nagaland if they so […]

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A Super-Powered Bug to Inspire Us All (The Funny Side)

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By Nury Vittachi  My wife and her friends were discussing the topic “What is the deepest question ever”, so I gave them my choice: “What superhero would you be?” The women sneered that my favoured issue was not clever nor existential, but the guys in the room backed me, agreeing that choosing a superpower was an […]

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My Reply to Akaho Assumi

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First of all, I am not a Kilonser of the NNC as the NNC has no Kilonsers. The NNC is only the political institution of the Naga nation “to guide and control the political policy and decisions of the nation”. This power is exercised through the Central Executive Council and the Regional and Sub-Regional Councils […]

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Inter district badminton tournament concludes

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Our Correspondent Dimapur, March 31 (EMN): Wokha District Badminton Association and Bhandari Badminton Club held an inter district badminton tournament from March 30 to 31 at Wokha District Badminton Stadium. The event was held in two categories, senior and veteran category.

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JCC rejects govt overture

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Dimapur, March 31 (EMN): The Joint Coordination Committee (JCC) on Friday rejected a letter from the Home Commissioner, Abhijit Sinha –written in response to the JCC and NTAC ultimatum served to the State government on March 8 last. The letter from the Home Commissioner was dated March 31. He had written, among other points: “The […]

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NPF ridicules ACAUT on debate

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Dimapur, March 31 (EMN): Responding to the challenge posed by Against Corruption and Unabated Taxation (ACAUT) on all political parties for a public debate on corruption, NPF termed it amusing that ACAUT, which it described ‘an un-mandated organisation with a few busy-bodies spearheading its supposedly social crusade with the grandiose and utopian aim to cure […]

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Rejoinder to NPF Statement Dated 29/03/2017, Regarding the Backdoor Appointment on the Issue Raised by ACAUT

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NPF said the appointments were given to deserving Naga Youths who possessed requisite qualifications and not to any outsiders or undeserving candidates. It further said that appointments were given to the unemployed youths only. • What do you (NPF) mean by deserving Naga youths? I do possess a requisite qualification, my age is also within […]

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