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Essar Oil closes sell-off to Russia’s Rosneft, names new CEO

By   /  August 21, 2017  /  Business  /  Comments Off on Essar Oil closes sell-off to Russia’s Rosneft, names new CEO

Mumbai, August 21 (IANS): Ruia brothers-led Essar Oil (EOL) on Monday announced the closure of the company’s sale, including its Vadinar refinery, to Russian state-run Rosneft-led consortium for $12.9 billion, which was followed by the appointment of a new board of directors for EOL as well as a new chief executive. According to an Essar […]

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Banks need to pay 3% IGST on bullion imports: CBEC

By   /  August 21, 2017  /  Business  /  Comments Off on Banks need to pay 3% IGST on bullion imports: CBEC

New Delhi, August 21 (IANS): Banks will have to pay 3 per cent Integrated Goods and Services Tax (IGST) on imports of gold and silver, which can be claimed as input tax credit, the Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) said on Monday. “Yes, 3 per cent IGST is payable on all imports of […]

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Android O’ set for official launch in US

By   /  August 21, 2017  /  Business  /  Comments Off on Android O’ set for official launch in US

San Francisco, August 21 (IANS): The next version of Google’s mobile operating system ‘Android O’ is set to be officially rolled out in the US on Monday. “On August 21, a solar eclipse will sweep across the entire US for the first time since 1918. Android is helping you experience this historic natural phenomenon so […]

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SBI announces up to 100% waiver of processing fee on car loan, gold loan

By   /  August 21, 2017  /  Business  /  Comments Off on SBI announces up to 100% waiver of processing fee on car loan, gold loan

Mumbai, August 21 (IANS): The country’s largest public lender State Bank of India (SBI) on Monday announced waiver of up to 100 per cent processing fee on car loans, personal gold loans and personal loans, in view of the festive season. The waivers are effective immediately. “This is in addition to the existing waiver on […]

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Scholars discuss ‘changing dynamics of politics’ in Nagaland

By   /  August 21, 2017  /  State  /  Comments Off on Scholars discuss ‘changing dynamics of politics’ in Nagaland

Dimapur, August 21 (EMN) : A panel discussion on the “changing dynamics of politics in Nagaland” was organized by the Naga Scholars’ Association on August 18 at the JNU in New Delhi. A press release from the organisers on Monday stated that the discussions revolved around the ‘changing phases of politics in Nagaland and the […]

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‘Manipulation’ in road project, says landowners

By   /  August 21, 2017  /  State  /  Comments Off on ‘Manipulation’ in road project, says landowners

Rengma landowners seek ‘re-measurement’ Dimapur, August 21 (EMN): The Rengma Landowners Association (RLA) has alleged that names of people who did not even own any land or property along National Highway-61 have been included in a list of “land affected” people who would be affected by a road-widening project. The organisation has written to the […]

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SKK forms committee for Clean Election drive

By   /  August 21, 2017  /  State  /  Comments Off on SKK forms committee for Clean Election drive

Dimapur, August 21 (EMN): The All Sumi Students Union (SKK) has formed a steering committee on August 19 at Zunheboto. The move is part of the organisation’s ‘step-up’ for the Clean Election campaign, a part of the students’ mission ‘Doing Right’ (Achipiu Mlahnni). ‘In a meeting comprising of Sumi frontal organisations such as the Sumi […]

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GBs meet Zeliang to highlight political solution, Rongmei issue

By   /  August 21, 2017  /  State  /  Comments Off on GBs meet Zeliang to highlight political solution, Rongmei issue

Dimapur, August 21 (EMN): A three-member delegation of the Nagaland GB Federation on Monday called on Chief Minister TR Zeliang to raise a number of issues, including taking into confidence all stakeholders in resolving the Naga political issue. The chief minister’s office issued a press release on Monday informing that the GBs raised, among others, […]

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All-India Christian fellowships conclave at Dimapur concludes

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Dimapur, August 21 (EMN): A conclave of Naga Christian Fellowships across India was held at the Dimapur Rengma Baptist Church during August 18-20. A press release from the organisers informed on Monday that NCF pastors and leaders participated in the program speaking about their experience in the ministry. Association mission secretaries with the Nagaland Baptist […]

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Breaking the Integrated Injustice

By   /  August 21, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on Breaking the Integrated Injustice

Lately Nagas have come to a proper realization of the term, ‘injustice.’ With the birth of ACAUT, there has begun a green revolution in Nagaland. We all expect our own Naga brothers and sisters to show some kind of justice in executing their works so that the public gets its due share in due season. […]

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