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Within 48 hours nine Naga orgs. want elections deferred

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Dimapur, Jan. 8 (EMN): In the matter of mere 48 hours it would appear that most of the major Naga organisations had come to some sort of a collective agreement to pressurise Prime Minister Narendra Modi to defer the forthcoming assembly elections in Nagaland. The trigger was first pulled on Sun. when four Nagaland-based organisations […]

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Bone collector: Man caught with wildlife contraband

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Dimapur, Jan. 8 (EMN): Assam Rifles personnel stationed at Medziphema on Mon. are said to have caught one person while he was reportedly attempting to smuggle “bones of tiger and elephant” – an illegal activity – into Manipur. The establishment of the Inspector General of Assam Rifles (north) issued a press release informing of the […]

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NCP legislator, 4 Independents to join Cong. in Meghalaya

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Shillong, Jan. 8 (IANS): NCP legislator Marthon Sangma and four other Independent legislators, are set to join Meghalaya’s ruling Congress to contest the upcoming assembly polls, a party leader said on Monday. The move of the five legislators to join Congress is significant after seven of its legislators had resigned as members of the assembly […]

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Aadhaar case: Committed to freedom of press, says govt.

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New Delhi, Jan. 8 (PTI): Amid outrage on the FIR lodged over the reporting of alleged Aadhaar data breach, the government today said it has been filed against “unknown” accused while asserting its commitment to the freedom of the press. A day after the Delhi Police confirmed registering of an FIR on January 5, based […]

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Cold wave-like conditions to prevail through week – India Meteorological Dept.

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New Delhi, Jan. 8 (IANS): Amid cold wave-like conditions in several regions of the country, especially the north and north-western regions, the Met on Monday forecast no change in minimum temperatures this week. On Monday, while the national capital woke up to a cold morning, recording five degrees Celsius minimum temperature — two notches below […]

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Bell the Cat

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It is now an accepted statement by all and sundry that 2017 was the year of agitations and protests in Nagaland. In all the cases ,if observed properly, the reason behind were the decisions of the government especially the elected representatives lacking foresight with grave miscalculations about the general tenor of the citizens . In […]

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Sensex, Nifty scale new peaks as investors eye earnings, budget

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Gains in key IT, capital goods, healthcare and metal stocks helped both the key indices to scale new peaks. Mumbai, Jan. 8 (PTI): Stocks rose to fresh life-time closing high levels on optimism over earnings, growth and budget, with the benchmark BSE Sensex jumping by 199 points to end at record 34,352.79. The broader NSE […]

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Intel, AMD announce 8th-gen processor with Radeon Graphics

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San Francisco, Jan. 8 (IANS): Collaborating with long-time rival chip manufacturer AMD, Intel Corporation on Monday announced the 8th-generation Intel Core processor with Radeon RX Vega M Graphics that has special features for gamers, content creators and fans of Virtual Reality (VR) and Mixed Reality (MR). The new 8th-gen chipset will come in two configurations […]

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Skill enterprises, start-up developers key to India’s digital dream, says IBM

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New Delhi, Jan. 8 (IANS): With digital transformation comes the daunting task of preparing a workforce for technologies like Big Data, Cloud, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Internet of Things (IoT) that can address the massive demand coming from governments and businesses in India. According to a top IBM executive, the time is ripe to start […]

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Next-Gen software key growth enabler for Indian businesses: Survey

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New Delhi, Jan. 8 (IANS): For an overwhelming 97 per cent of Indian businesses, adopting Next-Gen software solutions is the key to driving growth and expansion while 92 per cent of them stated that software is important for them to create new products or services to enter new markets, a survey said on Monday. According […]

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