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Mission Smile: Bringing smiles to cleft patients

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Dimapur, April 21 (EMN): Mission Smile’s seven-day free cleft surgery camp, said to be the first cleft care camp in Nagaland, was inaugurated on Friday, April 21, at Eden Medical Centre in Dimapur. The health camp will provide free surgery to people affected by cleft deformities. ‘Nagaland has an estimated three thousand cleft patients who […]

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News in Brief

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Yechury meets Sonia, discusses presidential election New Delhi, April 21 (IANS): After Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, CPI-M General Secretary Sitaram Yechury too met Congress President Sonia Gandhi to discuss the upcoming presidential elections and the need to field a joint opposition candidate. Nitish Kumar met Gandhi here on Thursday to discuss larger opposition unity […]

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Holy Cross makes off with inter-school quiz’s top prize

By   /  April 21, 2017  /  Nagaland, State  /  Comments Off on Holy Cross makes off with inter-school quiz’s top prize

  Dimapur, April 21 (EMN): In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of a local school in Dimapur, Christian Higher Secondary School, an inter-school quiz competition was conducted on April 21 at the school’s Covenant Hall. The event was co-sponsored by Macmillan Sponsors and Prachi (India) Pvt. Ltd. Assistant Commissioner of Dimapur Ajit Kumar Ranjan (IAS) […]

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I, not Advani, incited mob to raze Babri mosque: Ex-BJP MP

By   /  April 21, 2017  /  Nation  /  Comments Off on I, not Advani, incited mob to raze Babri mosque: Ex-BJP MP

Faizabad (Uttar Pradesh), April 21 (IANS): Former BJP MP Ram Vilas Vedanti on Friday said it was he and not former Deputy Prime Minister L.K. Advani who egged a frenzied mob to raze the Babri Masjid in 1992. Vedanti is one of the 13 people accused by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) of conspiring […]

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Stop anti-Kashmiri violence: Rajnath Singh to CMs

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New Delhi, April 21 (IANS): Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday asked all Chief Ministers to act against those who harass Kashmiris living in their states, amid at least two recent incidents of harassment of youth from the troubled valley in Uttar Pradesh and Rajasthan. Rajnath Singh condemned the attack on Kashmiris in Rajasthan’s Mewar […]

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‘NSCN (IM) is illegitimate,’ says FGN leader at WAPO conclave

By   /  April 21, 2017  /  Nagaland, State  /  Comments Off on ‘NSCN (IM) is illegitimate,’ says FGN leader at WAPO conclave

  Jotsoma, April 21 (EMN): A “kilonser” of the Federal Government of Nagaland, Kaka Iralu, on Friday said that the NSCN (IM) was an ‘illegitimate government’ as it was not formed with the consensus of the Naga people. Speaking at a conclave of the Western Angami Public Organisation (WAPO) at Jotsoma village council hall on […]

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PM to address BJP CMs, top party leaders on Sunday

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New Delhi, April 21 (PTI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address BJP chief ministers and top organisation leaders on Sunday as part of his government’s focus on good governance and development. BJP president Amit Shah will also speak to the leaders, who will include 13 chief ministers, 5 deputy chief ministers and several Union ministers. […]

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Two IS men sentenced to seven years in jail

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New Delhi, April 21 (IANS): A court here on Friday awarded seven-year jail terms to two members of the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group after their application for pleading guilty to charges against them was allowed. Those convicted by District and Sessions Judge Amar Nath are Sheikh Azhar-ul-Islam alias Abdul Sattar Sheikh and Mohammed Farhan […]

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Revival programme begins in Wokha

By   /  April 21, 2017  /  Nagaland, State  /  Comments Off on Revival programme begins in Wokha

Wokha, April 21 (EMN): The Lotha Baptist Ekhumkho Sanrhyutsu (LBES) today commenced with its revival programme which has been scheduled to be conducted during April 21-23 at the public ground in Wokha town. The revival programme is being conducted on the theme “Revive Us O Lord” (Psalm 85:6). The programme started at 4:30 PM, led […]

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Congress expels Barkha Singh for anti-party activities

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New Delhi, April 21 (IANS): The Congress on Friday expelled Barkha Singh from the party, a day after she resigned from all party posts raising questions over the leadership of Vice President Rahul Gandhi and Delhi unit chief Ajay Maken. The action was taken by state unit’s Disciplinary Committee headed by former Minister Narendra Nath. […]

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