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Railway services to NE region likely to resume from Tuesday

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Agartala/Guwahati, August 28 (IANS): Train services between the northeastern region of India and the rest of the country are expected to resume on a trial basis from Tuesday, officials said on Monday. The rail link with the northeast has remained snapped for over a fortnight now due to the floods ravaging West Bengal and Bihar, […]

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Flood situation improves in Assam, five dists still affected

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Guwahati, August 28 (PTI): The flood situation in Assam continued to improve today, although 1.25 lakh people in five districts of the state were still reeling under it. According to a report by the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA), 1.25 lakh people were affected currently in Chirang, Morigaon, Nagaon, Karbi Anglong and Golaghat districts. […]

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Two independent MLAs join BJP in M’laya

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New Delhi, August 28 (PTI): Two independent MLAs of Meghalaya Assembly today joined the BJP, which had no presence in the state legislature. The state is heading for polls early next year and the development will be a boost to the party, its leader Nalin Kohli, who is the state in-charge, said after the legislators […]

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N B Singh chairs first Sangai festival meeting

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Our Correspondent Imphal, August 28 (EMN): Chief Minister N Biren Singh chaired the first meeting of the organising committee of the Manipur Sangai Festival 2017 at Chief Minister’s Secretariat took. Sangai festival site for the first time the annual Manipur Sangai Festival 2017 will be inaugurated near the Keibul Lamjao National Park, the country’s only […]

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Manipuri lady wins Mrs Empowering

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Our Correspondent Imphal, August 28 (EMN): Mayanglambam Diana from Manipur, who represented India at Mrs Worldwide International 2017 at Singapore from August 22 to 27, bagged Mrs Empowering sub-title.

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Tuensang celebrates New India Movement

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Dimapur, August 28 (EMN): Tuesang celebrated the New India Movement for 2017-2022, ‘Sankalp Se Siddhi’ (Attainment through resolve), on August 25, at CKS Hall, Tuensang, with Deputy Commissioner (DC), L. Jamithung Lotha as chief guest. The programme was organised by Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK), Tuensang. In his speech, DC highlighted the Central Government’s objective to […]

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CPI Manipur demands fair poll in upcoming Panchayat election

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Our Correspondent Imphal, August 28 (EMN): The Communist Party of India (CPI) Manipur has demanded free and fair poll in the upcoming Panchayat polls in Manipur next month. The polling of this year’s Panchayat elections will be held on October 7 between 8am to 4pm. Expressing strong scepticism over the Government’s claim that the upcoming […]

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ASOTN pen down strike temporarily suspended

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Dimapur, August 28 (EMN): The indefinite pen down strike called by Association of the Subordinate Officials of the Treasuries Nagaland (ASOTN), today against the Directorate of Treasuries & Accounts for not responding to the queries raised by ASOTN, has been called off.

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BAN informs; lauds NNPGs

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Dimapur, August 28 (EMN): Business Association of Nagas (BAN) has informed all its members that bimonthly BANCF service will be held today 3 p.m. at Covenant Baptist Church, NMM building, Duncan Basti Dimapur. Rev. S. Vitoshe Swu, Sr. Pastor of Dimapur Sumi Baptist Church will be the speaker for the evening. All the members and […]

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News in Brief

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MMC directs petrol pumps In the interest of general public and for the convenience of travelers, ADC and Administrator, Mokokchung Municipal Council (MMC), W. Manpai Phom has directed all petrol pumps in Mokokchung town to open their respective pumps by 5 a.m. and to remain open till 8 p.m. All petrol pump owners have been […]

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