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Diwali arrived a fortnight before time, says PM on GST tweak

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Dwarka/Chotila/Gandhinagar, Oct. 7 (PTI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that previous day’s changes in the GST regime giving relief to small and medium businesses have been hailed across the country as they kindled the festive mood of Diwali a fortnight before it is celebrated. In his poll-bound home state Gujarat for a third […]

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Artificial insemination for swine launched in Nagaland

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Staff Reporter Dimapur, Oct. 7 (EMN): The technology of swine reproduction through Artificial Insemination has been launched in the state for the first time benefiting both swine livestock producers and the quality of swine. The department of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Services has expressed confidence in the process as it will help in cost efficiency […]

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Rights forum exposes government’s financial extravagance once again

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Dimapur, Oct. 7 (EMN): The Nagaland Public Rights Awareness and Action Forum (NPRAAF) has questioned the state government’s profligacy while dealing with fund received from the central government for MGNREGA schemes. The NPRAAF issued a press release on Saturday expressing shock at what it pointed out was the state government’s act to increase “liabilities” for […]

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GBs want ILP restriction in Dimapur

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Dimapur, Oct. 7 (EMN): The gaon burras of Dimapur district have resolved to stop issuing proof of residential documents to persons without the authentication of the National Registration Certificate (NRC), and any other relevant documents. This was informed through a press release from the Dimapur District GB Association (DDGBA) issued on Saturday. It stated that […]

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Rajan among probables for Nobel Prize for economics

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New Delhi, Oct. 7 (IANS): Former Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan’s name figures in this year’s list of possible winners of the Nobel Prize in economics brought out by Clarivate Analytics. The economics prize will be announced in Stockholm on Monday, according to Nobelprize.org. Clarivate Analytics, earlier a Thomson Reuters unit, publishes […]

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CS appeals to conserve wildlife

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Yaongyimchen commemorates 5th anniversary of community project Dimapur, Oct. 7 (EMN): State chief secretary, Pankaj Kumar, said that the hardest and most precious work of mankind was to shun violence and conflict with animals by adopting conservation of wild life and forestry. He said this in his address at the International Wildlife Week celebration cum […]

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SAPO affirms to protect wildlife and forest

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An awareness cum community consultation programme on wildlife and forest conservation was organised by Forest Departmnet, Kohima Division, in collaboration with Southern Angami Public Organisation (SAPO) on October 6 at Kigwema village. The programme was organised for the villages under SAPO as a part of the week-long observance of Wild Life Week 2017.

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The Prayer of a Man in Deep Sorrow

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By Ambrose.J.Chakre  | EMN My soul is weary with sorrow; strengthen me according to your word. Psalm 119:28 Everything we face in this life bears testimony of the wounds and hurts within. If we are to speak of the sorrows of the world, the church and even individuals, its response will be many. The joys of […]

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Six held with stolen vehicle

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Dimapur, Oct. 7 (EMN): Khuzama Police Station personnel have arrested six persons while trying to smuggle stolen vehicle to Manipur state on October 6 from Viswema – Kidima road. The arrest was made during surprise checking on movement of illegal drug trafficking and stolen. A police press release stated that the team intercepted one Mahindra […]

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Anxiety Caused by Childhood Bullying Declines Over Time

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Do you suffer from anxiety and depression as a result of being bullied as a child? Take heart, these mental health disorders may not continue but decrease over time, suggests a study. The study found that the detrimental effects of bullying decreased over time, which shows the potential for resilience in children exposed to bullying. […]

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