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Mirror Takes

By   /  January 16, 2018  /  Mirror Takes  /  Comments Off on Mirror Takes

Dada, opai nai there was a checking… It’s like the second coming of Christ for us.. otherwise we don’t close on Sundays also.

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India’s Prevailing Divide Must End

By   /  January 16, 2018  /  Editorial  /  Comments Off on India’s Prevailing Divide Must End

Social-caste divide is nothing new in India. Since time immemorial, this divide is in practice in the country. Often our leaders have vowed to end this divide. But every time this divide has emerged more strongly. Who is to blame for this prevailing divide? Obviously the political parties and the caste based organisations are to […]

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New Projects Launched for Real-Time Monitoring of Air and Water Quality

By   /  January 16, 2018  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on New Projects Launched for Real-Time Monitoring of Air and Water Quality

By Sunderarajan Padmanabhan |India Science Wire Four new research and development projects for real time monitoring of air and water quality were today launched jointly by Department of Science and Technology (DST) and Corporate Research Council of Intel. Among the proposed projects is an air quality monitoring test bed that would be able to report and […]

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Mismanagement of PMGSY Funds and Releases

By   /  January 16, 2018  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on Mismanagement of PMGSY Funds and Releases

It is to be brought for public consumption that I had published an article dated 22nd November 2016 in a local daily stating the anomalies for/while releasing funds under PMGSY. In the said publication, I had stated the norms/directives for releasing the funds as per the directives of the Government of India and of which […]

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Mercury-Free Lamp Developed for Water Purifiers

By   /  January 16, 2018  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on Mercury-Free Lamp Developed for Water Purifiers

By Dr. VaishaliLavekar | India Science Wire The use of ultraviolet lamps in water purifiers is common but the presence of mercury in these lamps could be potentially hazardous. Now a group of Indian scientists have developed a mercury-free ultraviolet lamp that can be used in water purifiers. Scientists have engineered an optimized dielectric discharge based […]

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Thadou students call off strike

By   /  January 16, 2018  /  Region  /  Comments Off on Thadou students call off strike

Our Correspondent Imphal, Jan. 16 (EMN): Thadou Students’ Association (TSA), which had threatened to call for a 36-hour strike starting from 6 a.m. on January 16, has suspended their scheduled agitation following ‘an understanding’ with the authorities on Monday afternoon. This was stated in a press release from the TSA on Monday evening. The TSA […]

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From the Heart: Walking the Naga Day

By   /  January 16, 2018  /  Views & Reviews  /  Comments Off on From the Heart: Walking the Naga Day

Our hope for Naga Day was for shared humanity and solidarity, even in the midst of stormy weather. Engagement in the Naga world requires us to imagine those predictably unpredictable storms that are inevitable during extraordinary times. These storms, however, do not define the times. The times are defined by transformative moments and small measures […]

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NDA government didn’t give Sangma due recognition — NCP leader

By   /  January 16, 2018  /  Region  /  Comments Off on NDA government didn’t give Sangma due recognition — NCP leader

Shillong, Jan. 16 (IANS): Former Lok Sabha Speaker (late) Purno Agitok Sangma did not get the recognition he deserved when he was part of the BJP-led NDA government, NCP leader Praful Patel said on Tuesday. “The NDA (National Democratic Alliance) should have given Sangma a position in the alliance given the personality that he was,” […]

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Dimapur students pledge to conserve petroleum products

By   /  January 16, 2018  /  Nagaland  /  Comments Off on Dimapur students pledge to conserve petroleum products

Dimapur, Jan. 16 (EMN): Marking the launching of annual oil and gas conservation month, teachers and students of Livingstone Foundation Higher Secondary School (LFHSS) and other officials have pledged to conserve petroleum products. The annual oil & gas conservation month ‘Saksham (Sanrakshan Kshamta Mahotsav)’ kick-started at Livingstone Foundation Higher Secondary School, Dimapur, on January 16 […]

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NEI participants protest discrimination

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Dimapur, Jan. 16 (EMN): Participants from North East India (NEI) at the ongoing National Youth Festival, organised by the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Government of India, in collaboration with state government of Uttar Pradesh, went on a protest demonstration against the alleged discrimination by the organisers. The five-day national youth festival was held […]

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