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Home Ministry working to implement NRC across India

By   /  July 20, 2019  /  Nation, Top News  /  Comments Off on Home Ministry working to implement NRC across India

New Delhi, July 20 (IANS): While the finalisation of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) is at an advance stage in Assam, the Home Ministry is working on modalities to implement across the country the exercise to identify illegal immigrants for deportation. An amendment in the Foreigners (Tribunals) Order, 1964, issued by the central government […]

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INR 50 cr. sanctioned for Mega Food Park project in Nagaland

By   /  July 20, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on INR 50 cr. sanctioned for Mega Food Park project in Nagaland

Esther Verma Dimapur, July 19 (EMN): A Mega Food Park (MFP) project, which aims at boosting the economy of Nagaland as well as its farmers, food processors and retailers in the state’s food industry, is on the anvil. Doys Agri Resources Pvt. Ltd. has received a substantial investment from the Union Ministry of Food Processing […]

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50% patients at DHD are alcoholics — Senior doctor

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Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, July 19: Alcoholism appears to be rampant in Nagaland with hospitals tending to alcohol-related illnesses throughout the year. Fifty per cent of the patients at District Hospital Dimapur (DHD) are alcohol-related cases, according to Dr. C Kezo, a senior psychiatrist. He was speaking at the launch of North East Artist Network […]

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Japanese Encephalitis: 1 dead in Dmr; 9 tested positive

By   /  July 20, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Japanese Encephalitis: 1 dead in Dmr; 9 tested positive

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, July 19: The Japanese Encephalitis (JE) virus has claimed the life of a woman in Dimapur, according to a late report from the Health department on Friday. The information was given by the programme officer of the National Vector Borne Disease Control Programme (NVBDCP) Dr. I Talitemsula Jamir. While talking to […]

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5.6-magnitude quake hits NE region; no casualties

By   /  July 20, 2019  /  Nation, Region, Top News  /  Comments Off on 5.6-magnitude quake hits NE region; no casualties

Guwahati/Itanagar, July 19 (PTI): Three earthquakes of 5.6, 3.8 and 4.9 magnitude hit Arunachal Pradesh on Friday within minutes of each other, according to the MeT Department. No loss of life or damage to property has been reported so far due to the quakes, each of which lasted for a few seconds, officials said. The […]

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SC seeks AG’s help on plea over minority definition

By   /  July 20, 2019  /  Nation, Top News  /  Comments Off on SC seeks AG’s help on plea over minority definition

New Delhi, July 19 (PTI): The Supreme Court on Friday sought assistance of Attorney General KK Venugopal in dealing with a plea seeking that minority communities be defined on the basis of state-wise population data instead of national data. A bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices Deepak Gupta and Aniruddha Bose took note […]

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Karnataka crisis: Cong-JDS defy deadlines to prove majority

By   /  July 20, 2019  /  Nation, Top News  /  Comments Off on Karnataka crisis: Cong-JDS defy deadlines to prove majority

Bengaluru, July 19 (PTI): In a face-off with Governor Vajubhai Vala, the JDS-Congress government in Karnataka defied the two deadlines set by him to demonstrate its majority in the Assembly on Friday itself, worsening the political logjam. The assembly was adjourned till Monday after the governor’s 1.30 pm deadline and the second one to conclude […]

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RIIN seesaw continues in Nagaland

By   /  July 18, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on RIIN seesaw continues in Nagaland

Kachari and Garo communities say they will not attend July 20 consultative meeting     Dimapur, July 18 (EMN): Citing ‘humiliation’ at being left out of the July 17 consultative meeting on RIIN held in Kohima, the Kachari and the Garo communities have decided to abstain from the proposed consultative meeting on July 20 in Chumoukedima. […]

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Prepared for JE eventuality — Health authorities

By   /  July 18, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Prepared for JE eventuality — Health authorities

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, July 18: Even as the Japanese Encephalitis (JE) virus has claimed 97 lives in Assam, and a few cases being detected in Arunachal Pradesh, health authorities in Dimapur have assured that they are doing their best to spread awareness to the people, and how to take precautionary measures if the virus […]

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Rain likely to intensify in Nagaland

By   /  July 18, 2019  /  Nagaland, Top News  /  Comments Off on Rain likely to intensify in Nagaland

Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, July 18: Nagaland is witnessing a decline in monsoon rain over the last few days but the intensity may increase again between July 19 and the 22nd. During this period, heavy to very heavy spell may lash over the state along with strong winds and chances of lightning strikes. An update […]

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