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NNC/FGN celebrates Naga Independence Day

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Dimapur, August 14 (EMN): The NNC/FGN headed by Brig (Retd) S. Singnya Kedahge and Kedallo, Zhopra Vero, celebrated the 71st Naga Independence Day on August 14 at Dimapur. Naga National Flag was hoisted by general (Retd) Thinoselie. M. Keyho, president of NNC while Independence Day speech was delivered by Zhopra Vero Kedallo, on behalf of […]

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Charity visits mark 71st Independence Day in Kohima and Dimapur

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Dimapur, August 15 (EMN): To mark the 71st India Independence Day, various Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) visited jail inmates and charity homes, on Tuesday. KPC: The Kohima Press Club (KPC) on the occasion of the 71st Independence Day on Tuesday visited the District Jail Kohima and donated books, magazines and some essential food items to the […]

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Shared Value an Important Lever in PM’s Vision of New India 2022

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By Amit Kapoor | IANS On the 75th anniversary of the Quit India movement, Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged citizens to create a new India by 2022 by freeing the country from poverty, corruption, dirt, terrorism, casteism, and communalism. To fulfill this vision of a new India, it’s important that all stakeholders come together and support […]

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Is the Centre More Democratic?

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India is acclaimed as the largest democracy in the world and we are a living witness of this. However, in our state, democracy exists only in books and not exercised pragmatically. A true democracy requires a clean electoral process, where the citizens elect their representatives with sound mind and sane choice, after which the democratically […]

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TR Zeliang recaps legislators’ ‘vigorous’ pursuit for early solution

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Our Correspondent Kohima, Aug 15 (EMN): Chief Minister TR Zeliang said the Nagaland Legislative Assembly, with the objective to play an instrumental role in resolving the political problem, has constituted the Political Affairs Committee (PAC) to vigorously pursue with the government of India for early settlement of the Naga political problem. Speaking at the 71st […]

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Four receives Governor’s award

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Our Correspondent Kohima, August 15 (EMN): The 15th Governor’s Award 2017 was conferred on four recipients for distinction in the field of art and music today on the occasion of 71st Independence Day. The recipients, namely Karo Trakha (Music), T Manli Konyak (Art), Guru Sangyusang Pongener (Music) and Guru Shiromong Anar (Music), were conferred the […]

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CM releases State Human Development Report

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Our Correspondent Kohima, August 15 (EMN): Chief Minister TR Zeliang on Tuesday released the second Nagaland State Human Development Report 2016 (SHDR) during the state level programme marking the 71st Independence Day celebrations at the State Secretariat Plaza in Kohima. The SHDR is a product of resources from within the state, drawn from the bureaucracy, […]

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Broad-based consultations to facilitate resolution of Naga political problem

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Kohima, August 15 (PTI): Nagaland chief minister, TR Zeliang today hoped that broad-based consultations with all sections of the society will facilitate resolution of the Naga political problem, which will be “inclusive, honourable and acceptable to all”. “With the objective for a more substantive contribution of the state, not only as a mere facilitator but […]

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Indian troops foil China’s incursion bid in Ladakh

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Leh/New Delhi, August 15 (PTI): Indian border guards today frustrated an attempt by Chinese soldiers to enter Indian territory along the banks of famous Pangong lake in Ladakh resulting in stone pelting that caused minor injuries to people on both sides, officials said. Soldiers of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) tried to enter the Indian side […]

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Let ECI decide NPF party ownership: Rio

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Our Correspondent Kohima August 15 (EMN): Member of Parliament Lok Sabha and interim president of the NPF party, Neiphiu Rio has said that the issue of the ongoing dispute of NPF party ownership should be rested with the decision of the Election Commission of India. Talking to Eastern Mirror at Raj Bhavan today after the […]

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