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What shall we be angry about today? (The Funny Side)

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on What shall we be angry about today? (The Funny Side)

By Nury Vittachi | IANS When you see the shocking, outrageous things people do just to get attention on the internet, its impossible not to shake your head and think: Why didnt I think of that? So this columnist bought a KitKat, a snack consisting of four thin sticks of chocolate. Instead of snapping the individual […]

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US Puts China, Pakistan on Notice

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on US Puts China, Pakistan on Notice

By Aroonim Bhuyan | IANS Prior to his maiden visit to India in his official capacity, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has made clear Washingtons position on key geopolitical and strategic matters pertaining to the Indo-Pacific and South Asian regions, saying the “Trump administration is determined to dramatically deepen ways for the United States and […]

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German Football Model is a Lesson For India

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on German Football Model is a Lesson For India

By Siddhartha Upadhyay | IANS It’s an administrative triumph that India is hosting the FIFA Under-17 World Cup. It will be an inspiration for the youth and children to adopt and excel in the most popular sport of the world. This event is the first step in the right direction to realise India’s immense potential in […]

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‘It Was Entirely Unexpected That the Chinese Would Attack’

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on ‘It Was Entirely Unexpected That the Chinese Would Attack’

By Bertil Lintner | IANS (Editor’s Note: For far too long, Neville Maxwell’s narrative on the 1962 war — which sees India as the aggressor and China as the victim — has held court. Nearly 50 years after Maxwell’s book, Bertil Lintner’s “China’s India War” argues that China began planning the war as early as […]

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Is Indian Economy in a Tailspin or Just an Aberration?

By   /  October 19, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on Is Indian Economy in a Tailspin or Just an Aberration?

The recent headlines on the Indian economy have been stark. The slowdown in the economy is headline news. The comment has been coming  amidst intense criticism in the country over the its economic growth rate slowing down to three-year low of 5.7 per cent in the first quarter ended June due to demonetisation and implementation […]

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Speech of Mr. Ruovihulie Angami on Behalf of APO at FNR Meeting

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on Speech of Mr. Ruovihulie Angami on Behalf of APO at FNR Meeting

I thank Chairman Rev. Dr. Wati Aier and his colleagues of the FNR and the representatives from 29 Naga Regions from the Naga inhabited areas, present here today. I take this privilege being thrusted to me by the officials of APO representatives present here to share my/our views of APO, communicated to me just last […]

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Tribute by Gen. Retd. Viyalie Metha on 66th Martyrs’ Day

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on Tribute by Gen. Retd. Viyalie Metha on 66th Martyrs’ Day

Dear Countrymen, Today as we observe Naga Martyrs Day to commemorate our patriots who had sacrificed their lives for our Naga Nation. 66 years ago, on 18th. October, 1952, a Naga Judge, Zasibito Nagi of Jotsoma Village was killed in cold blood by the Indian armed forces in the heart of Kohima town while he […]

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Poverty: Politicians’ Best Friend and Boon For Political Parties

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on Poverty: Politicians’ Best Friend and Boon For Political Parties

Poverty benefits only the enemies of democracy to keep the masses of our people in a perpetual cycle of poverty, while those who govern them remain at the top of pyramids built with stolen public goods. Politicians seem to spend most of their lives suckling happily at the overflowing teat of misery. Every time politicians […]

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Labour Reforms the Antidote to India’s Perpetual Job Crisis

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on Labour Reforms the Antidote to India’s Perpetual Job Crisis

By Amit Kapoor | IANS The lack of jobs is beginning to haunt the Modi government. The Reserve Bank of India’s recent Consumer Confidence Survey shows that public perception is also beginning to take account of the fact that there are no jobs available in the economy. According to the survey, 43.7 percent of responders felt […]

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Speech of Acting President Naga National Council on Naga National Martyrs’ Day

By   /  October 18, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on Speech of Acting President Naga National Council on Naga National Martyrs’ Day

Dear Naga people, Today, 18th October, is the Naga National Martyrs’ Day. Every year, on this date, we the National workers and the people remember our Naga Martyrs’ who laid down their precious lives for the freedom of Nagaland. From 1952 till now, so many patriots have been killed defending sovereign our homeland from Indian […]

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