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KASHMIR ISSUE

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Farooq Abdullah says autonomy without changing border is the only solution Srinagar, Nov. 11 (IANS): Jammu and Kashmir’s former Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah on Saturday said that autonomy for both parts of divided Kashmir without changing borders is the only possible solution to the Kashmir problem. “Ours is a landlocked state between three nuclear countries […]

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SC Verdict on Parliamentary Secretaries: A Perspective

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The Hon’ble Supreme Court of India on 26th July 2017 ruled that Article 194 and Entry 39 of list II of the 7th schedule do not empower state legislature to create new offices like parliamentary secretaries and declared the Assam Parliamentary secretaries (Appointment, Salaries, Allowances and Miscellaneous Provisions) Act, 2004 as unconstitutional. In the backdrop […]

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Four-lane: APO alarmed by ‘environmental devastation’

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Dimapur, Nov. 11 (EMN): The Angami Public Organisation (APO) has expressed concern over what it has stated as “massive environmental devastation” caused by the construction – and ‘earth-cutting’ works – of the four-lane highway connecting Dimapur and Kohima. The community organisation issued a press release on Saturday raising concern over said development. “While the effort […]

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Aadhaar racket CNTC asks govt. to ‘re-examine’ process

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Dimapur, Nov. 11 (EMN): In the backdrop of the Dimapur police’s arrest of criminals indulging in production of fake Aadhaar cards, the Central Nagaland Tribes Council (CNTC) has questioned the state government whether it would accept “fresh” applications for Aadhaar allegedly made “by using fictitious documents that had been issued mostly to many suspected illegal […]

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Acaut warns state government about legalising ‘backdoor appointments’

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Dimapur, Nov. 11 (EMN): The Acaut Nagaland has warned the government of Nagaland to desist from approving the regularisation of “hundreds of backdoor appointees” – as placed before the cabinet during its meeting at the chief minister’s office on Saturday. This was stated through a press release from Acaut on Saturday. “The cabinet is warned […]

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Philippines visit symbolises India’s vow to deepen ASEAN ties – Modi

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New Delhi, Nov. 11 (PTI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today that his visit to the Philippines from tomorrow to attend the India-ASEAN Summit symbolises the country’s commitment to deepening ties with the ASEAN member states and the Indo-Pacific region as part of the ‘act east policy’. The prime minister also asserted that he was […]

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Kohima Science College gets new hostel

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Kohima, Nov. 11 (EMN): With funding from University Grants Commission (UGC) scheme 2015-2017, a two storied building of Leone (Girls) Hostel Phase-II having accommodation capacity of 37 students with toilets and other facilities was inaugurated at Kohima Science College, Jotsoma, on November 11. The new girls hostel constructed at a cost INR 70 lakh was […]

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Assam Rifles nab four persons

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Dimapur, Nov. 11 (EMN): Troops of 3 (Naga Hills) Battalion Assam Rifles has arrested one extortionist from Dak Lane in Kohima on November 9. The accused has been identified as Sunil Kumar Yadav (29), son of Lalbabu Ray and resident of Midland Colony, Kohima.

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Kovind to inaugurate 8th Manipur Sangai Festival

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Our Correspondent Imphal, Nov. 11 (EMN): President of India Ram Nath Kovind will inaugurate the 8th Manipur Sangai Festival on Nov. 21, said Dr. Sapam Ranjan, chairman of Tourism Corporation Manipur Limited. Stating that this year, the people of Manipur will witness a grand festival. He said that the goal of the festival was to […]

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GSSS seeks support for Gorkhaland

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Dimapur, Nov. 11 (EMN): National spokesperson of Gorkhaland Sanyukta Sangharsh Samity (GSSS), Anjali Sharma Bhujel said that Gorkhaland issue is not only confined for the Gorkhas of Darjeeling but for the Gorkhas spread throughout the country India and added that the demand for Gorkhaland needs to have a futuristic approach. She said this during a […]

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