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Orgs ask NPSC to address exam trouble

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Dimapur, July 1 (EMN): A number of organisations representing graduates from various technical fields have sought information from the Nagaland Public Service Commission (NPSC) concerning issues related to examinations. A good number of organisations issued a joint press release on Saturday seeking clarification from the NPSC ‘in details’ regarding the roll numbers 7099,7101,7102,7103,7104,7105, and 7106. […]

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JCC asks govt to fulfil demands

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Dimapur, July 1 (EMN): The Joint Coordination Committee (JCC), one of the spearheading organisations that resisted the municipal polls earlier this year, has undertaken a number of resolutions. The JCC issued a press release on Saturday informing about a number of resolutions the group took following a meeting on July 1. The first resolution stated […]

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One lakh firms de-registered for suspect activities, more coming: Modi

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New Delhi, July 1 (IANS): Announcing the cancellation of registration of over one lakh companies and identification of 37,000 shell firms for suspected generation of black money and money laundering, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday warned of “more tough action” against firms helping in hiding unaccounted wealth. Addressing chartered accountants gathered from across the […]

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President flays lynching

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New Delhi, July 1 (IANS): Lending his voice against the recent incidents of lynching, President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday took a broadside against the administration asking “are we vigilant enough proactively to save the basic tenets of our country”. He also said that vigilance on the part of citizens, intellectuals and media can act as […]

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Top LeT militant behind murder of 5 policemen, SHO, killed

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Srinagar, July 1 (IANS): In a major success, security forces in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday killed one of the most wanted militants, top Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Bashir Lashkari who had masterminded the gruesome murder of six policemen, including officer Feroz Dar, last month. Lashkari and his associate, a Pakistani LeT militant Abu Maaz, were killed […]

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‘Indians should pay taxes to become developed nation’

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New Delhi, July 1 (IANS): India should have a “new normal” with citizens ready to pay the taxes they need to pay and a new mindset to move from a developing nation to a developed one, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said here on Saturday. “During the time of demonetisation I have said that India now […]

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Of a Special Hue

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One’s choice of favourite colours, it says, alters time to time. I hold it to be true. Mine shifted from Yellow to Pink to Blue. The attraction, be it physiological, psychological or simply an appeal to one’s mood, frame of mind or senses, I cannot elucidate or explicate. As for mingled shades, the blend mixes […]

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A Teacher’s Woes

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A very thought provoking article, ‘A Teacher’s Reply’ (Eastern Mirror, June 29 / Nagaland Post, June 30), by Mr. Wapang Longkumer has brought out the problems faced by the government teachers, especially those in the far-flung areas, very lucidly. It is a pity that teachers have to face such problems. However, forget the well-meaning but […]

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Corruption is a Threat to Nagaland

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By K Thong (Achilo) Nagas have witnessed how corruption has demoralized them and their institutions. It has divided and degraded the Naga society into isms undermining a sense of modesty and honesty which happened to be their pride once upon the time. Because of corruption many talented and deserving youth failed to get the right opportunities […]

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Seven Truths of the Way to the Father

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By Ambrose.J.Chakre “ Jesus answered, “ I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.” John 14:6 “ I am with you only for a short time, and then I go to the one who sent me. You will look for me but you will not […]

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