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Jury still out on note ban: Some hail, others wail

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New Delhi, Nov. 8 (IANS): Exactly a year ago, Prime Minister Narendra Modi dramatically scrapped high value currency notes in a decision that jolted the economy and divided opinions on a major policy like never before. While the jury is still out on the note ban, which cost India two per cent GDP, the mass […]

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NPCC observes black day in Kohima

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Our Correspondent Kohima, Nov. 8 (EMN): Joining its counterparts across the country, the Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee (NPCC) today organised a ‘Black Day for Demonetisation’, marking the passage of one year since the decision of the BJP-led central government to demonetise the currency notes and how it has affected the common people nationwide. Terming the […]

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No job big or small; only dedication is big, says Rio

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Dimapur, Nov. 08 (EMN): Member of the Lok Sabha Neiphiu Rio has said that economic empowerment is not dependent on the type of job ‘big’ or ‘small.’ The former chief minister of Nagaland implied that the ‘lack’ of work culture can be corrected by endeavouring in any profession. Rio was addressing at event on Nov. […]

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Linking Aadhaar with insurance policies mandatory – Irdai

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New Delhi, Nov. 8 (PTI): Regulator Irdai today said linkage of the unique identity number Aadhaar with insurance policies is mandatory and asked insurers to comply with the statutory norms. “The Authority clarifies that, linkage of Aadhaar number to Insurance Policies is mandatory under the Prevention of Money-laundering (Maintenance of Records) Second Amendment Rules, 2017,” […]

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Class 11 student arrested for killing Pradhuman

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New Delhi, Nov. 8 (IANS): A 16-year-old student of Ryan International School in Gurugram who wanted exams and a scheduled meeting between teachers and parents delayed is the prime accused in the murder of Class 2 student Pradhuman Thakur, the CBI said on Wednesday. CBI spokesperson Abhishek Dayal said the Class 11 student was detained […]

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The concept of Survival Nagaland is vast — Yhome

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Staff Reporter Dimapur, Nov. 8 (EMN): The first state level consultative meet on Survival Nagaland a social reformative movement was held on Wednesday, Nov. 8 at Lotha Hoho Ki in Dimapur. The Deputy Commissioner Dimapur Kesonyu Yhome, acknowledged that the reason he was participating in the day’s programme was because the concept of Survival Nagaland […]

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The Great Saramati Peak Adventure

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If you’re curious about the area, location or height of this great peak it is simply a Google away from your finger, but if you seem to be curious about what it is like to be really experiencing the journey to this peak, here is a little sneak into the adventurous expedition of the peak. […]

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Scientists Find Way to Stop Cancer Cells From Using Glucose

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Scientists have identified a way to restrict the ability of cancer cells to consume glucose for energy, thus paving the way for developing a potential new therapy for the deadly disease. The study, published in the journal Cell Reports, showed that the gene CDK8 plays a critical role in allowing cancer cells to use glucose […]

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Midnight Snacks May Up Heart Risk, Diabetes

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Are you in the habit of late night snacking? Beware, as people with this habit have a higher risk of developing various heart diseases and diabetes, says a new research. Late night eating habits disrupt the working of the body’s biological clock. It is out-of-sync with the 24-hour cycle, resulting in high blood-fat levels and […]

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GHS Chetheba announces sop for students

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Kohima, Nov. 8 (EMN): In commemoration of its 42nd anniversary and heralding the golden jubilee, Government High School (GHS) in Chetheba has announced free admission and free textbooks for students of Class VI and VII, admission fee of Rs 600 only for Classes VIII, IX and X, and free books to Class VIII students for […]

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