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Handshake Concert held at Raj Bhavan, Kohima

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The Raj Bhavan edition of the Handshake Concert was held on Dec. 2 evening at Durbar Hall, Raj Bhavan, Kohima. Renowned artistes from across the state and neighbouring north-eastern states including Arunachal Pradesh and Sikkim shared the stage on Saturday evening at the historic Durbar Hall. Couple Governor PB Acharya and Kavita Acharya; IGAR (North) […]

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Since 90’s band Wins NSACS multimedia campaign 2017

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The band, Since 90’s from Dimapur was declared winner of the NSACS 7th Multimedia Campaign 2017 held at the Heritage on Dec. 1, a press note stated. The band walked away with a cash prize of Rs. 2 lacs while ‘Pay The Rent’ from Kohima and ‘Trance Effect’ Dimapur were adjudged the 1st runner up […]

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Day-3 Hornbill Int’l Festival to host ‘Praise Sunday’

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The stage is all set for the third day of the Hornbill International Music Festival as Tali Angh, Jack Pucho and the Warehouse Band and Kenny and the Faith Band take the stage for “Praise Sunday” today at the Agri Expo site, 4th Mile. A press release issued by the organisers disclosed that gates for […]

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Cong. field Dolo, Dini for Arunachal by-poll

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Itanagar, Dec. 2 (PTI): Opposition Congress today nominated Kameng Dolo as its official candidate for Pakke-Kessang assembly seat, while Modam Dini has been selected for Likabali for the December 12 by-election to two assembly seats. Party spokesman Hina Camder Tok said Congress President Sonia Gandhi approved the candidature of Dolo and Dini. The Likabali seat […]

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CIRCA to submit seven-point proposal to centre

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Our Correspondent Imphal, Dec. 2 (EMN): Manipur based -Coalition for Indigenes’ Rights Campaign (CIRCA) has decided to submit a seven-point proposal to the central government for restoration of pre-merger political status to Manipur under the purview of the Instrument of Accession, 1947 . After campaigning for the cause for the last 28 months, CIRCA demands […]

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HC asks govt. to submit rehab process of Amchang people

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Guwahati, Dec. 2 (PTI): The Gauhati High Court today directed the Assam government to submit the process for rehabilitation of people who have been evicted from the Amchang Wildlife Sanctuary here this week. A division bench comprising Chief Justice Ajit Singh and Justice Manojit Bhuyan granted two months time to the government to submit its […]

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BJP defends poaching MLAs from Congress ‘corrupt’ Meghalaya government

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Shillong, Dec. 2 (IANS): The BJP on Saturday defended its move to poach legislators from the ruling “corrupt” Congress-led Meghalaya United Alliance government ahead of the assembly elections. The BJP also dismissed charges of inducting leaders indulging in corruption, saying they were only facing the charges and had not been convicted yet. “For us, election […]

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Militants ambush Assam Rifles troopers in Manipur

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Imphal, Dec. 2 (IANS): Militants ambushed Assam Rifles troopers in Kamjong district of Manipur early on Saturday morning, but no casualties were reported, an official said. An Assam Rifles spokesperson told IANS: “No casualties were reported among the troopers. More reinforcements have been called in and combing operations are going on.” He said one column […]

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HSDC expels party members for violating party norm

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Dimapur, Dec.2 (EMN): A press statement issued by Daniel Teron, General Secretary, in charge Propaganda, Hill State Demand Council (HSDC) issued on Sat. Dec. 2 mentions that the party has expelled Dr. Jayanta Rongpi, Rubi.Kr.Phangcho, Salawor Bey, Laichan Engleng, Semson Killing, Dr. Mongve Rongpi and Gobin Tokbi from the party for indulging in anti-party activities. […]

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Sonowal remembers Ahom dynasty founder on Asom Divas

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Guwahati, Dec. 2 (PTI): Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal paid tribute to Chaolung Siu-Ka-Pha, founder of the Ahom dynasty in 13th century, on the occasion of Asom Divas, also known as Siu-Ka-Pha Divas, today. Sonowal urged the people to join hands with the government in its endeavour to ensure equal development of all communities of […]

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