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Mokokchung to host National Theatre Festival

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Mokokchung, Oct. 8 (EMN): The National Theatre Festival (NTF) is scheduled to be held in Mokokchung town hall during Oct. 10-15. The event is stated to be the first for Nagaland. It will be organized by the National School of Drama (NSD), based at New Delhi, in collaboration with the department of Art & Culture. […]

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With calls to conserve nature, wildlife week observed in state

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Dimapur, Oct. 8 (EMN): Nagaland Zoological Park at Rangapahar in Dimapur observed Wildlife Week on Oct. 7 in the premises of the zoo. Updates on Sunday informed that the theme of the event was “listening to the young voices.” The daylong programme “started with free entry” for all visitors to the zoo, it was informed. […]

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Colony authorities clarify case of alleged assault of boy

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Dimapur, Oct. 8 (EMN): Local authorities in Wokha town have issued clarifications about the alleged assault of a boy at PWD colony in Wokha on Oct. 3 in said colony. Authorities of the colony have denied that the boy was assaulted. Rather, the statement clarified, he was injured when he jumped from the ‘rooftop’ onto […]

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Save our wildlife

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We have just observed, witnessed and read about the National Wildlife Week (October 2-8th), involving awareness campaigns and schools and communities affirming and reaffirming pledges to our protect wildlife- the flora and fauna of our state. Humans contribute massively to wildlife but not always in the best of ways, and the National Wildlife Week offers […]

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Unwritten Futures: Some Fictional Characters Who Deserve More Outings

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By Vikas Datta | IANS “And they happily lived ever after” is usually an ending found — or desired — in fairy tales. But further adventures are always possible for the protagonists, with the journey continuing after both achievements or disappointments, as new challenges arise. This seems to explain why some of the most famous literary […]

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This day, that year: Revisiting the promise of FAITH and HOPE

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“The highlight of the match was when the additional time of five minutes was announced and all the substitute players from both teams charged into the field, joined the regulars and laughingly played the final minutes like children” EM Bureau Dimapur, Oct. 8 (EMN): Nine years ago, on October 9, 2008, an indelible piece of […]

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Speech of Rh. Raising at Joint Council Meeting on Indian and Burmese Colonialism

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The waves of Indian and Burmese colonialism in Nagalim have been covertly or overtly wrecking the land, the mind and the culture of the Nagas without ceasing. The Indian and the Burmese states have already established their political out posts in Nagalim in the guise of development and security threat. History says the British imperialists […]

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‘WWE Hasn’t Provided Right Guidance to Indians’

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By Gaurav Sharma | IANS World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) admits that it has not provided proper guidance to Indian players but this is changing for the better, its Executive Vice President for Talent, Live Events and Creativity, Paul Michael Levesque, better known by his ring name Triple H, has said. The Great Khali and Jinder Mahal […]

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Review of the Nagaland Municipal Act- Lest We Repeat the Same Blunder

By   /  October 8, 2017  /  Views & Reviews  /  Comments Off on Review of the Nagaland Municipal Act- Lest We Repeat the Same Blunder

The Naga Municipal Act (NMA), 2001 Review committee in a welcoming initiative has called for a meeting on 11th October “ to discuss matters pertaining to review of the NMA” , where “all members of the committee, Chairman/ President of Tribal Hohos and other stakeholders” have been invited. The “Tribal Hoho” representatives would obviously be […]

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PM Modi criticises UPA govt. over health policy

By   /  October 8, 2017  /  Nation  /  Comments Off on PM Modi criticises UPA govt. over health policy

Vadnagar (Gujarat), Oct. 8 (PTI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today slammed the previous Congress-led UPA over the state of healthcare sector in the country, alleging that it had failed to bring a health policy during its 10-year rule. He also said that the previous government did not pay attention to increasing the number of seats […]

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