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IMTN Clarification to Naga Hoho

By   /  April 25, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on IMTN Clarification to Naga Hoho

The IMTN-Indigenous Minority Tribes of Nagaland-a conglomeration of the Indigenous recognized Tribes of Nagaland Namely Kuki, Kachari, Garo & Karbi/Mikir- would like to Respond and gets the facts straight of the statement of Naga Hoho who had used the above indigenous recognized Tribes Status example in relation to the recommendation for the recognition of the […]

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Importance of Human Rights Education

By   /  April 25, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on Importance of Human Rights Education

Are the people of North East literate enough on human rights and are they able to stand for their own rights and give due respect to the rights of others? The answer is ‘NO’ and we need to programme a vigorous defense and promotion of human rights. The churches, educational institutions and colleges are to […]

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NBCC -The Election Hunter

By   /  April 25, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on NBCC -The Election Hunter

Nagas need sincere leaders who can shake the inner most life of every man and woman by their faithfulness in words and works. Thanks to the good Christians who toil all day long imparting good values to the Nagas without any public recognition. On the contrary, there are people who make big shows with big […]

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My Reaction to Ex-Communication Notice

By   /  April 24, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on My Reaction to Ex-Communication Notice

I am constrained to issue this statement with a view to set the record straight and in regards to the press release issued by Ao Senden ex-communicating me from Ao community. While I am fully prepared to accept the decision of Ao Senden to ex-communicate me, I feel that it is incumbent upon me to […]

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The Verse That Rebukes Evil

By   /  April 24, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on The Verse That Rebukes Evil

By Ambrose .J. Chakre (EMN) To fear the Lord is to hate evil; I hate pride and arrogance, evil behavior and perverse speech. Proverbs 8:13 This verse is often overlooked and as it states, the clear words of what God hates are vividly portrayed. The pagans acknowledges their gods which are idols, but we acknowledge […]

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The Nuisance of Bureaucracy

By   /  April 24, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on The Nuisance of Bureaucracy

Generally if we are to talk about corruption in Nagaland, we picture the group of less literate politicians whose ‘bread and water’ is money but it is to be noted that there are still a bunch of uncivilized mangy curs in the bureaucracy who claim to be intellectually educated and has no sense of public […]

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Build Economy First, Then Aircraft Carriers: Chinese Daily to India

By   /  April 24, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on Build Economy First, Then Aircraft Carriers: Chinese Daily to India

By Gaurav Sharma | IANS India should focus more on its economy rather than building its aircraft carriers to check China’s increasing presence in the Indian Ocean, an influential daily said on Monday. An editorial in Global Times said India was “too impatient” to develop an aircraft carrier despite not being well-equipped — financially as […]

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Smuggled Out of North Korea, These Chilling Stories Lay Bare Horrors of Dictatorial Regime (Bookworm)

By   /  April 23, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on Smuggled Out of North Korea, These Chilling Stories Lay Bare Horrors of Dictatorial Regime (Bookworm)

By Saket Suman | IANS Title: The Accusation: Forbidden Stories From Inside North Korea; Author: Bandi (pseudonym); Publisher: Hachette India in arrangement with Profile Books; Pages: 247; Price: Rs 599 The period is between 1989 and 1997. Bandi — the pseudonym of our North Korean author who is working in the nation’s official writers’ association […]

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Indian Tribal Women’s ‘Smart’ Ride to Economic Self-Reliance

By   /  April 23, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on Indian Tribal Women’s ‘Smart’ Ride to Economic Self-Reliance

By Anurag Dey | IANS Her thumbs flying fast over the touchscreen of her smartphone, Purnima Mahato, 35, of this tribal village in Jharkhand, has just discovered ease of doing business with her ubiquitous companion in an otherwise rocky entrepreneurial journey. Travelling long distances to market homemade pickles and papadum was always tough — till she […]

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Turning Ataturk’s Turkey Upside Down, Erdogan to Visit Delhi

By   /  April 23, 2017  /  OP-ED  /  Comments Off on Turning Ataturk’s Turkey Upside Down, Erdogan to Visit Delhi

By Saeed Naqvi | IANS When Turkish strongman Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrives in New Delhi on April 30, he will find in his host, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, something of a kindred spirit. Both aspire for absolute power. The April 16 referendum has removed constraints Erdogan was uncomfortable with. He will now be an executive President, […]

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