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Kashmiri separatists rule out talks with Indian interlocutor

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Srinagar, Oct. 31 (IANS): Kashmiri separatist leaders on Tuesday ruled out any talks with the government’s interlocutor for Jammu and Kashmir, calling his appointment “a new tactic” by New Delhi after it failed in its muscular approach in the troubled state. A joint statement by Hurriyat factions chairmen Syed Ali Shah Geelani and Mirwaiz Umar […]

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Post-Doklam, Bhutanese King arrives on four-day India visit

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New Delhi, Oct. 31 (IANS): Close on the heels of the standoff between Indian and Chinese troops in the Doklam region of Bhutan, Bhutanese King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck, accompanied by Queen Jetsun Pema Wangchuk and Prince Jigme Namgyal Wangchuk, arrived here on Tuesday on a four-day visit to India. The royal couple was received […]

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UP has 25% of country’s districts poor in social indices – NITI Aayog CEO

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New Delhi, Oct. 31 (IANS): Over one-fourth of 201 districts where India fails in education, health and nutrition fronts are located in Uttar Pradesh alone, followed by Bihar and Madhya Pradesh, NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said on Tuesday. “If you look at 201 districts in India where we fail…, 53 are in Uttar Pradesh, […]

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Make Maths and Science the first loved subjects; teachers told

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Kohima, Oct. 31 (EMN): A three-day ‘In-service training for teachers of Science and Mathematics’ under Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA) got underway at Administrative Training Institute (ATI), Kohima, on October 31. Gracing the inaugural function Limawabang Aier, State Mission Director RMSA, urged the teachers to improved working culture in Nagaland. He said the concept of […]

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Nation news in brief

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HC sets aside Praful Patel’s election as AIFF president New Delhi, Oct. 31 (IANS): The Delhi HIgh Court on Tuesday set aside the election of Praful Patel as president of All India Football Federation (AIFF) and asked for fresh polls within five months. A bench headed Justice Ravindra Bhat also appointed former Chief Election Commissioner […]

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PWDs assessment camp held in Kohima

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Kohima, Oct. 31 (EMN): An assessment camp for persons with disabilities (PWDs) was held at the auditorium of Rüzhükhrie Government Higher Secondary School, Kohima, on Tuesday. The camp was organised by Artificial Limbs Manufacturing Corporation of India (ALIMCO) under the DEPWDs Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Kanpur, in collaboration with District Disability Rehabilitation Centre […]

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Namziegwambe wins inter-school essay writing contest

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Kohima, Oct. 31 (EMN): Namziegwambe of TM Government Higher Secondary School won the first prize of the inter-school essay writing competition held on the topic ‘National unity,’ while Thejakhriezo Pienyü from G Rio School was adjudged as the runners-up and N Wanjai Konyak of TM government Higher Secondary School bagged the third place. Around 100 […]

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NNC/GDRN solicits prayer support

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Dimapur, Oct. 31 (EMN): The 3rd round of ongoing peace talks between 6 NNPGs working committee and the Government of India will be held from October 31 till November 3 at New Delhi. NNC/GDRN (Non Accord) is being represented by its president, Kiumukam Yimchunger, and the Political Affairs kilonser Shihoto I Yesca. In this regard, […]

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Tokhu night bazaar begins in Wokha

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Wokha, Oct. 31 (EMN): The eight-day ‘Tokhu Night Bazaar,’ organised by ‘Mharenden’- peer group under the aegis of Lotha Hoho Tokhu Committee commence today at local ground, Wokha town. President of Wokha District Chamber of Commerce and Industries (WCCI), Renbon Ezung, declared the carnival open, while a dedicatory prayer was said by Khonbemo Kikon, Associate […]

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Rashtriya Sankalp Diwas observed in Imphal

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Our Correspondent Imphal, Oct 31(EMN): The Rashtriya Sankalp Diwas (National Re-dedication Day) was organised to mark the death anniversary of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi in Imphal on Tuesday. State Chief Minister N Biren Singh and Deputy Chief Minister Yumnam Joykumar attended the occasion as chief guest and president respectively. Addressing during the programme the […]

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