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Axing from PDA membership was expected — NPP

By   /  March 26, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Axing from PDA membership was expected — NPP

Dimapur, March 26 (EMN): The National People’s Party (NPP), Nagaland unit has expressed amusement at the state government’s decision to axe the PDA membership of three NPP leaders and “withdrawal of namesake ‘minister of state’ status to the NPP leaders.” A press statement from the party on Tuesday claimed that the PDA government was feeling […]

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Newbie Tungoe makes tall promises

By   /  March 26, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Newbie Tungoe makes tall promises

Our Correspondent Kohima, March 26 (EMN): Following the filing of nomination as Lok Sabha candidate of the Conrad Sangma led-National People’s Party (NPP) on March 25—the last day for filing of nomination— Hayithung (Bill Lotha) Tungoe said that he will fight for the cause of northeast people, particularly against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill of 2016. […]

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NPF issues notice to six rebel MLAs

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Dimapur, March 26 (EMN): The opposition Naga People’s Front (NPF) has directed six of its seven legislators who declared support to the ruling People’s Democratic Alliance governance on March 25 to show cause as to why the party should not initiate disciplinary action against them. They have been directed to submit their replies before April […]

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Rapist gets 10 years rigorous imprisonment

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Dimapur, March 26 (EMN): The principal district and sessions judge, Dimapur on March 25 sentenced a rapist named Bongpha to ten years rigorous imprisonment while imposing a penalty of INR 500. A press statement from the public prosecutor’s office on Tuesday informed that the judge had found the accused guilty of raping a physically challenged […]

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‘Naga people abandoning farming is alarming’

By   /  March 26, 2019  /  Mirror Exclusive, Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on ‘Naga people abandoning farming is alarming’

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, March 26: The deputy commissioner (DC) of Dimapur, Kevekha Kevin Zehol lamented that most people today are dependent on products, including rice, that come from outside the state instead of cultivating food on their own like in the past. The DC was speaking during the inaugural function of the 10-day zonal-level […]

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No ‘no network’ please: Cell services told to ensure smooth data

By   /  March 26, 2019  /  Nagaland  /  Comments Off on No ‘no network’ please: Cell services told to ensure smooth data

Dimapur, March 25 (EMN): The election establishment of Nagaland has asked cellular service providers in the state to ensure that connectivity is smooth during the forthcoming polls. Updates about a meeting the election authorities conducted with service providers stated that the latter were asked to ensure that their ‘networks are up, and remain good during […]

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NGO calls out RNTCP for ‘eyewash’ tuberculosis report

By   /  March 26, 2019  /  Nagaland  /  Comments Off on NGO calls out RNTCP for ‘eyewash’ tuberculosis report

Dimapur, March 25 (EMN): A leading nongovernmental organisation has listed a number of criticisms concerning implementation of tuberculosis programmes in Nagaland. The ARK Foundation issued a press release on Monday calling out the authorities for ‘eyewash reports,’ besides questioning the state’s RNTCP about what the NGO called ‘a lapse of DBT for the nutritional support […]

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Signature campaign pushes for ‘clean elections’

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Dimapur, March 25 (EMN): The Wokha district administration has initiated a signature campaign seeking ‘clean elections’ as part of the systematic educational and electoral participation (Sveep) campaign, on March 25. The campaign was undertaken in association with a nongovernmental organisation in Wokha called Team Metamorphosis, updates informed on Monday.

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NGO ponders on issues facing society

By   /  March 26, 2019  /  Nagaland  /  Comments Off on NGO ponders on issues facing society

Dimapur, March 25 (EMN): A group of individuals calling themselves the ‘Commissioned to the World of Work Network’ (CWWN), and another called “Power Comm,” said to have conducted a programme named the ‘Converge,’ on March 22. The group issued a press release on Monday offering updates about the event.

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Lok Sabha 2019: Notifications and reminders

By   /  March 26, 2019  /  Nagaland  /  Comments Off on Lok Sabha 2019: Notifications and reminders

Kohima DC convenes meeting for Medical Board today The Medical Board meeting for examining the drafted polling personnel seeking exemption from the forthcoming Lok Sabha election duty on medical ground will be held at NHAK Auditorium Complex in Kohima on Tuesday, March 26 at 10:30 am, informed an update from DPRO Kohima. The DC & […]

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