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Dimapur administration tells auto drivers to accept revised fare

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‘The usual practice of the union to force its way is being viewed seriously by the district authorities’ Dimapur, Sep. 12 (EMN): A tough-talking Dimapur district administration on Tuesday refuted claims of it having come to an agreement with the protesting auto rickshaw drivers and, rather, directed the latter to adhere to the revised fares […]

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Activists, journalists moot formation of Northeast forum for dialogue

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Our Correspondent Kohima, Sep. 12 (EMN): A group of social activists, educationists and senior journalists from different northeast states today held a day-long informal brainstorming session at ‘Kerünyü Ki’ (House for Listening), Sechü-Zubza, on various social issues confronting the states in the region. A wide range of issues, from corruption, politics and insurgency to human […]

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Taxi driver murder: Chakhesang org. demands ‘fast-track justice’

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Dimapur, Sep. 12 (EMN): A community organisation by the name of ‘Centre Chakhesang Public Organisation (CCPO)’ has demanded from the ‘judiciary and the prosecution’ not to grant bail ‘at any cost’ to the three persons ‘accused’ of murdering Swuduve Nakro, a taxi driver. The CCPO issued a press statement on Tuesday warning the authorities concerned […]

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NTC questions lawyers’ silence on incomplete HC project

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Dimapur, Sep. 12 (EMN): The Nagaland Tribes Council (NTC) has, more or less, questioned the silence of the state’s legal community on the matter involving Rs 10 crore withdrawn in excess of the original estimate in connection with the project to construct a High Court building in Nagaland. Dimapur, Sep. 12 (EMN): The Nagaland Tribes Council […]

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Govt. doctors in private sector: More than just a question of ethics?

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Atono Tsükrü Kohima, Sep. 12 (EMN): Medical doctors employed in government departments and hospitals are given an allowance called ‘non practising allowance’ (NPA) by the government to discourage private practice by those doctors. While NPA is given to doctors to ensure their availability at the hospital, however, it is an open knowledge that many government […]

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Curfew in Sivasagar-Nagaland border

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Dimapur, Sep. 12 (DIPR): As per order received from the additional district magistrate of Sivasagar district in Assam, night curfew has been reinforced from 6 pm to 6 am in the areas of Assam side bordering Nagaland, thereby prohibiting movement of any person, group of persons and vehicles in the 5 km belt in Assam […]

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Rio-led NPF accuses Kenye of ‘misinterpreting’ court order

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Dimapur, Sep. 12 (EMN): The NPF ‘press and information cell’ – representing the group led by Lok Sabha member, Neiphiu Rio – has stated that the ‘entire NPF family’ was shocked at what it said was an ‘order’ issued by Rajya Sabha member, KG Kenye to the chief secretary, commissioner, deputy commissioner of Dimapur, chief […]

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Court summons Amit Shah in 2002 riot case to defend convict

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Ahmedabad, Sep. 12 (IANS): A special trial court here on Tuesday directed BJP President Amit Shah to appear as a witness for Maya Kodnani, a former BJP leader and minister in the then Narendra Modi government in Gujarat in a 2002 riot case in the city where 11 Muslims were killed. Kodnani is a convict […]

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India slams UNHRC criticism of Rohingya issue as ‘tendentious’

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New Delhi, Sep. 12 (IANS): India on Tuesday strongly rebutted criticism by the United Nations Human Rights Council of its handling of the issue of Rohingya Muslims, saying it was based on selective and inaccurate reports and stressed that like other nations, New Delhi too is concerned about illegal migrants as they could pose security […]

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Aussies warm up with 103-run win vs Board President’s XI

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Chennai, Sep. 12 (IANS): Australia kicked off their limited overs tour of India with a 103-run win in the one-off warm-up tie against the Board President’s XI at the MA Chidambaram Stadium here on Tuesday. Electing to bat, Australia rode on half centuries by skipper Steve Smith (55), opener David Warner (64), Travis Head (65) […]

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