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India Accidental Catalyst For UN Rebellion: Lessons From ICJ Elections

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By Arul Louis | IANS  India became the accidental catalyst for a successful UN rebellion against the hegemony of the permanent members (P5) of the Security Council by facing off Britain with overwhelming support of the rest of the countries in the General Assembly and getting Dalveer Bhandari re-elected to the International Court of Justice […]

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At 70, Indian Navy is Self-Reliant, Shipshape (Dec. 4 is Navy Day)

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By Commodore Srikant Kesnur | IANS Navy Day this year is a good occasion to reflect on its journey and evaluate its progress over the last 70 years. The Indian Navy was an exceedingly small force at the dawn of independence and, while being a product of both its British inheritance and the maritime DNA of […]

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“There Was Never an Iota of Communal Hatred in Ayodhya”

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By Saurabh Katkurwar | IANS This is a town held sacred for its association with Hindu religious lore, which in latter days acquired the unflattering reputation of being a hotbed of Hindu-Muslim antagonism and religio-political conflict whose reverberations are felt both nationally and internationally. But what is little known, and may be even difficult to believe, […]

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Legislator promises Nagaland Disability Act ‘soon’

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Kohima Bureau Kohima, Dec. 3 (EMN): Parliamentary Secretary for Social Welfare, Merentoshi R Jamir on Sunday assured that the ‘Nagaland Disability Act would be put in place soon’ – an announcement which comes in the backdrop of repeated campaigns by rights activists. While assuring this during an event to mark the International Day of People […]

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Hornbill Festival Day Three

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42544 visitors recorded Kohima Bureau Kohima, Dec. 3 (EMN): Around 42544 tourists, both foreign and local visitors, reportedly visited the Naga Heritage Village, Kisama on the third day of the ongoing Hornbill Festival. As per the statistics provided by Toka E Tuccumi, tourist officer and statistical-in-charge, the third day saw 314 foreign tourists, 4622 domestic […]

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Dozhuhu Swuro wins traditional fire-making competition

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Kohima Bureau Kisama, Dec. 3 (EMN): Dozhuhu Swuro of Chakhesang community emerged as the winner in the traditional fire-making competition held on December 3 at Kisama Heritage village. 25 year-old Swuro, who hails from Thenyizu village under Phek district, came out victorious from among eight persons who took part in the competition. The second and […]

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Tale of two roads: Dimapur roads bear contrasting testimonies

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Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, Dec. 3 (EMN): For years citizens have complained about poor workmanship on the rare occasions when roads are constructed in Nagaland. But there are exceptions. One such case of ‘bucking the trend’ is the Dhobinala-Signal-Thahekhu road in Dimapur. Unlike most roads in the state, this particular road has survived without any […]

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Rahul to file nomination for top Congress post on Monday

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New Delhi, Dec. 3 (IANS): A host of party heavyweights will be present when Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi files his nomination for the party chief’s post at its headquarters here on Monday, with over 90 sets of nomination papers likely to be filed to support his candidature. Six Chief Ministers — Punjab’s Amarinder Singh, […]

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Lanka go behind pollution masks after Kohli’s record double

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New Delhi, Dec. 3 (PTI): Skipper Virat Kohli’s magnificent 243 was overshadowed by unprecedented scenes of mask-wearing Sri Lankan players, who halted proceedings thrice, complaining of poor air quality, on day two of the third Test, here. The unrelenting Lankans forced India to declare their first innings at 536 for seven as drama unfolded in […]

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Northern Angami-1 T20 Bash

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P. Khel Eagles enter quarters Kohima, Nov. 3 (EMN): P. Khel Eagles beat T Khel Knights by 24 runs in the last league match and entered the quarterfinal as the Group C winner of the ongoing 5th edition of the 10-Northern Angami-I T20 Bash organised by Brotherhood Group at the Kohima village ground, Ziekezou on […]

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