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2 die in border firing as India, Pak militaries maintain tough posture

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New Delhi/Jammu, July 17 (IANS): The armies of India and Pakistan on Monday warned each other of retaliation against any military aggression along the Line of Control (LoC) as border tension escalated after a five-year-old girl and a soldier were killed in Jammu and Kashmir in heavy shelling by Pakistani forces. The latest in a […]

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Presidential poll sees near 100% voting

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New Delhi, July 17 (IANS): The election to choose Indias 14th President saw almost 100 per cent voting on Monday with Lok Sabha Secretary and Returning Officer Anoop Mishra terming it “probably the highest turnout ever”. Mishra said a total of 717 MPs and five MLAs were supposed to cast their votes at Parliament House. […]

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CBI traces woman five years after she went missing

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New Delhi, July 17 (PTI): The CBI has traced a woman who had gone missing from the national capital five years ago. A case to trace Kiran Kumari, aged about 29 years, was registered by the agency on the direction of Delhi High Court in February 2014. It was alleged that the woman, a native […]

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Venkaiah Naidu is NDA’s Vice President pick

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New Delhi, July 17 (IANS): Information and Broadcasting Minister and senior BJP leader M. Venkaiah Naidu was on Monday chosen as the ruling NDA’s candidate for the August 5 Vice Presidential election, bringing to an end the suspense over the ruling combine’s nominee for the second important constitutional post. BJP President Amit Shah announced his […]

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Modi accused of hypocrisy over cow vigilantes

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New Delhi, July 17 (IANS): The All India Kisan Sabha (AIKS) on Monday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of uttering “hypocritical rhetoric” on the violence unleashed by cow vigilantes and accused him of “running with the hare and hunting with the hounds”. Condemning Modi for “empty hypocritical rhetoric” over “barbaric violence unleashed by self-styled Gaurakshaks […]

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Sazolie College holds freshers’ day

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Dimapur, July 17 (EMN): Sazolie College, Jotsoma, held its 13th Freshers’ Day on July 15, at the College Auditorium, with Waloniba Jamir, the vice-principal of the College as the speaker. The vice principal welcomed and exhorted the freshers and encouraged them to build their confidence, develop a positive attitude and try to grab all the […]

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Sericulture dept holds review meet

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Dimapur, July 17 (EMN): A State level stakeholders review meeting on Integrated Eri Silk Development Project (IESDP) under NERTPS was held at the conference hall of the Directorate of Sericulture on July 14. The meeting was chaired by Asangla Alinger, Joint Director, wherein she welcomed all the officials and the beneficiaries present. The keynote address […]

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Rajeshwari School conducts summer camp

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Dimapur, July 17 (EMN): Rajeshwari Karuna School Tuli , held its 3rd summer camp on July 13 and 14,with Bendang , secretary of Chumukedima Ao Baptist Church as resource person. Imtijungla and Sangronaro, who usually conducts children rally, Vacation Bible School (VBS) , retreat and campus in various places all over Nagaland attended the programme.

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NorthEast United appoints Joao de Deus as head coach

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Guwahati, July 17 (IANS): NorthEast United FC (NEUFC) on Monday announced the signing of Portuguese coach Joao Carlos Pires de Deus for the 2017-18 Indian Super League (ISL) season. The 40-year-old takes over from Nelo Vingada, who guided the team to fifth position in the eight-team tournament last season. Deus started his career as an […]

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Bodybuilder Kai Greene coming to India

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Mumbai, July 17 (IANS): Arnold Classic world bodybuilding title winner Kai Greene will come to Nitrro fitness, Thane on Wednesday to introduce the western philosophy of fitness and bodybuilding. Kai, who lives in New York, intends to assist Indian athletes and bodybuilders to perform better in the international arena. “I am here in India to […]

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