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CNN questions government apathy

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Dimapur, July 13 (EMN): Concerned Citizens of Nagaland (CCN) vehemently condemned the Roads & Bridges minister and the PWD Department for the irresponsible and “slow motion action” shown towards the bridge near Referral Hospital, which had exceeded its life span as evident from the prediction made by the department in 2015, and finally collapsed on […]

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DDGBA demands compensations

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Dimapur, July 13 (EMN): Dimapur District GBs’ Association (DDGBA) has blamed the PWD (Roads & Bridges) for the collapse of the bridge over the Chathe River at 4th Mile connecting Dimapur (National Highway 29) with Niuland ADC sub-division on July 11 claiming 4 lives. The Association release said that normal life of 116 villages have […]

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Accident nay utter negligence

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As foreseen and predicted not through blind conjectures but after thorough study by experts on available means and subsequent warnings by different agencies, the iron truss bridge over Chathe river finally caved in killing four commuters and causing injury along with damage to vehicles. The many reasons behind the cause of tragedy has grabbed everyone’s […]

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Bridge Over Troubled Waters

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By Jonah Achumi It was bound to happen anytime and so it just did. The collapse of the 4th mile river bridge near the CIHSR Hospital on the way to Niuland – Kuhuboto speaks volumes to us about our easy going and laid-back attitude. The reports of the findings have confirmed that the uncontrolled and the […]

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DRFCB blames govt for disaster

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Dimapur, July 13 (EMN): Dhansiri River Flood Control Board (DRFCB) has held the State government accountable for the loss of four lives following collapse of the bridge over Chathe River near Referral Hospital on July 11. The Board chairman Hokheto Kiba alleged that the district administration had turned deaf ears to the matter despite timely […]

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Heights of Hypocrisy

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Dr. Shurhozelie Liezietsu has repeatedly claimed that he is not an ambitious man. This statement is the height of hypocrisy as it was he who, on several occasions had stated that he has accepted the office of the Chief Minister only for a period of two to three months and also that he will not […]

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DC Kohima deliberates on road condition

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Dimapur, July 13 (EMN): Deputy Commissioner, Kohima, Rajesh Soundararajan, has directed EE (R&B), South Division, to carry out the necessary maintenance work on Zubza – Kiruphema road to ensure it pliable, while he also directed EE (R&B), Chiephobozou, to carry out necessary maintenance work along Chieswema-Peducha (10 Miles) road, and carry out strengthening work to […]

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Ways to Maintain Good Eyesight

By   /  July 13, 2017  /  Health  /  Comments Off on Ways to Maintain Good Eyesight

It’s the age of technology and we are more than ever using our eyes to check our phones, computer screens, gaming consoles and televisions, which can lead to eye fatigue. Eat healthy, exercise regularly and more to take care of eyes, suggest experts. Sanjay Verma, Head Of Department, Ophthalmology, Paras Hospitals Gurugram and K. Bhujang […]

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Chemicals in Plastic Linked to Chronic Diseases in Men

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Potentially harmful chemicals found in everyday plastic have been linked to the prevalence of chronic diseases in men, Australian researchers said on Thursday. Scientists from the University of Adelaide and the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute tested more than 1,500 men for the presence of potentially chemicals known as phthalates, which have been […]

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Yet Another Cheating Petrol Pump

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I have heard about mixing kerosene oil with petrol, using remote control, key chain, meter tampering, etc. in petrol pumps. But this time it’s a different trick. I am solely writing this for public awareness. Recently, I took my family for a vacation to my hometown Mokokchung. There, it happened like this: I went to […]

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