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9th Music Awards of Nagaland 2017: Entries for nominations open

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The Native Trax Society in a press release has invited entries for nomination towards the upcoming 9th edition of the Music Awards of Nagaland (MAN). The release mentions that artists, recording studios, producers or their representatives are invited to submit original compositions recorded within Nagaland and released after November 1, 2016. It further mentions that […]

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Nobody stood up for me; Lindsay Lohan on sexual assault

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Actress Lindsay Lohan, who earlier defended accused rapist Harvey Weinstein, says she didnt receive any public support from “most women in America” when she was in an abusive relationship with former fiance Egor Tarabasov. While over three dozen Hollywood actresses have accused Weinstein of sexual misconduct, Lohan took to Instagram on Wednesday to clarify why […]

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Don’t know if I’ll become full-time actress in future — Zaira Wasim

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All of 16, the star of “Secret Superstar” Zaira Wasim says she isn’t sure if she wants to become a full-time actress when she grows up. After her “Dangal” act, Zaira has won praises galore for her role in her latest movie “Secret Superstar”, in which she is seen as an aspiring singer. Zaira, who […]

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Nation to pay homage to policemen killed in 1959 Chinese firing

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New Delhi, Oct. 20 (PTI): The nation will pay homage to the policemen martyred in firing by Chinese troops in 1959 and 34,400 others who laid down their lives protecting India’s unity, at a special function here tomorrow, the home ministry said today. Home Minister Rajnath Singh will lead the nation to pay homage to […]

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CBI must probe illegal pesticide-resistant seeds, demands Maharashtra farm panel

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Nagpur (Maharashtra), Oct. 20 (IANS): A Maharashtra government Special Task Force on Friday urged the Centre to institute a CBI enquiry into reports that around 3.50 million packets of illegal Herbicide Tolerant genetically modified cotton seeds are sold during the current season in several cotton-growing states in the country. Reacting to a comment piece carried […]

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Modi targets Cong. over Kedarnath redevelopment, party asks him to shed Italian glasses

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  Nation  /  Comments Off on Modi targets Cong. over Kedarnath redevelopment, party asks him to shed Italian glasses

Kedarnath/New Delhi, Oct. 20 (IANS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday attacked the Congress for rejecting his proposal in June 2013 when he was Chief Minister of Gujarat for redevelopment of Kedarnath shrine but the party hit back asking him to shed his “arrogance” and “Italian glasses”. Modi, who offered prayers at the Kedarnath Temple […]

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ECI recognises NDPP

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Dimapur, Oct. 20 (EMN): The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Friday announced the registration of Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) as a recognised political party “under Section 29A of the Representation of the People Act, 1951 on and with effect from 13.10.2017”. This was stated in a letter from the ECI to the president […]

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Another NPF general convention on Nov. 22

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Our Correspondent Kohima, Oct. 20 (EMN): The central executive council (CEC) of the Naga People’s Front (NPF) led by Dr. Shürhozelie Liezietsu on Friday while welcoming the order of the Election Commission of India dated Oct. 17 to resolve the crisis within the party as per the provisions of Article XV of the NPF constitution, […]

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ENSF to go ahead with agitation from Oct. 23

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Dimapur, Oct. 20 (EMN): The Eastern Naga Students’ Federation along with its federating units has on Friday resolved to go ahead with its scheduled agitation from Oct. 23, as the letter from the Department of School Education failed to meet the demands of the federation. This was communicated through a press release from the ENSF […]

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State’s leaders mourn passing of Yashikala Jamir

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Dimapur, Oct. 20 (EMN): Government leaders in Nagaland are mourning the demise of Yashikala Jamir, the wife of former minister and chief secretary NI Jamir. She has been described in tributes as a matriarch of stature and wisdom and a woman of substance who built a home of successful leaders and achievers. Neiphiu Rio Member […]

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