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Neiphiu Rio accepts leadership

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Dimapur, August 1 (EMN): Lok Sabha MP Neiphiu Rio today accepted the role of the interim president of the NPF party that was conferred on him by the 36 NPF legislators on July 31 stating that he is humbled by the decision and at the same time reiterating the party’s stand on the peace process. […]

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NPF party goes into damage control mode

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Dimapur, August 1 (EMN): A day after the 36 NPF legislators gave an ultimatum to the current president to resign within 15 days and instead elected Lok Sabha MP Neiphiu Rio as interim president of the NPF, the party organisation under Shurhozelie Liezietsu also went into active mode with a variety of measures being undertaken […]

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Where People With Disabilities, Health Disorders Find A Match

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By Jaideep Sarin | IANS Is your disability or health disorder coming in the way of leading a normal social life or settling down? If so, take a leaf out of the lives of scores of such people who have come together on a social platform to help themselves find a suitable life partner or simply […]

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Reliving the past and gaiety marks Tsüngremmong celebrations

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Our Correspondent Ungma (Mkg), August 1 (EMN): Every year in August, the Ao Naga tribe the main inhabitants of Mokokchung District celebrates Tsüngremmong for good harvest and a better life. The festival also provides opportunities for the budding generations of the village to display their skills and physical strengthThis year it was zealously observed at […]

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Arvind Panagariya resigns as NITI Aayog Vice Chairman

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New Delhi, August 1 (IANS): Arvind Panagariya, an academic on leave from Columbia University, on Tuesday resigned as the NITI Aayog Vice Chairman, a sudden development that set off speculation about his successor. Panagariya, appointed Vice Chairman of the restructured NITI Aayog in January 2015, disclosed that he has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, […]

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Signs of Life

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By Ambrose.J.Chakre | EMN I tell you the truth if anyone keeps my word, he will never see death. John 8:51 A fire has been lit up and the flames of it burns as it is fanned. The flames of fire that burns in our hearts ignites the sparks of conviction which convicts us of the […]

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Oops! They’ve Done It Again!

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By Sebastian Zumvu | EMN It’s Deja Vu all over again, a replay of what we’d been through in the early part of 2015 when majority of the NPF legislators ganged up to oust Chief Minister TR Zeliang and NPF President Dr Shurhozelie Liezietsu from their seats. The dissidents then too, had their own President, Chief […]

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TR Zeliang submits memo to PM Modi

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Kohima, August 1 (EMN): Chief Minister TR Zeliang on Tuesday apprised Prime Minister Narendra Modi the predicaments being faced by the people of Nagaland due to severe monsoon, during the latter’s visit to Guwahati (Assam) to assess the flood situation in various parts of the northeast. The Prime Minister held a series of high level […]

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Tertiary Care Cancer Centre yet to see the light of the day

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Rs. 13.23 crores already sanctioned by GoI Our Correspondent Kohima, August 1 (EMN): Despite the fact that about 600 new cancer cases are being detected every year in the state where about 50% of cancer patients receive only chemotherapy or no treatment at all, as informed by a senior pathologist at NHAK, the sorry state […]

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BJP takes serious note of MPs absence, warns against recurrence

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New Delhi, August 1 (IANS): Taking serious note of the absence of BJP members in Rajya Sabha on Monday when the government suffered an embarrassment over a Constitution amendment bill, party President Amit Shah on Tuesday warned his MPs against its recurrence and asked them not to skip Parliament during the rest of the monsoon […]

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