• Weather: Low forms in Bay, away from TN coast 31 Oct 2020 11:38 A low-pressure area has formed over the East-Central Bay of Bengal off the Myanmar coast, far away from Tamil Nadu and India’s East Coast, after a typhoon from the South China Sea hit Vietnam a couple of days ago and a remnant crossed Thailand and Myanmar …
  • Parts of Northeast to Receive Extremely Heavy Rains, says IMD 31 Oct 2020 10:37 The India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicted that isolated heavy rainfall with moderate thunderstorms and lightning is likely to hit the northeastern states during the next two days starting from Saturday. According to the weather agency, isolated …
  • North-East monsoon may strengthen from November 5: IMD 31 Oct 2020 07:48 An extended fortnightly outlook by the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has assessed that North-East monsoon, which made a delayed onset over Tamil Nadu and the rest of the South Peninsula, would strengthen and rains scale up during the week starting …
  • Statewise Tractor Sales Sep 2020 – Top 10 States Have 90% Market Share 31 Oct 2020 07:15 New Tractor Tractor sales have seen a surge in recent months. There has been a marked YoY increase in the past month from 38,008 units sold in Sept 19 to 68,564 units sold in the past month. There are many reasons for this. MGNREGA, favorable Farmer’s …
  • Will Indian PM Modi Change the Laws in Other States Where Outsiders Can't Buy Land? 30 Oct 2020 18:17 India 13:03 GMT 30.10.2020Get short URL Earlier this week, the Indian government announced several changes to laws in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, using powers granted to the federal government under the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act …
  • Govt of India sending wrong signal by separate talk on flag and constitution: NSCN-IM 30 Oct 2020 16:48 Guwahati: NSCN-IM stated that by having separate talk on flag and constitution, government of India is sending a wrong signal that is not in sync with the Framework Agreement. Framework Agreement was inked in 2015. In a statement NSCN-IM added that the …
  • Weather: Mostly quiet Friday after rain-soaked Thursday 30 Oct 2020 15:16 The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has pointed to the possibility of the first low-pressure area of the North-East monsoon over East-Central Bay of Bengal, away from the Tamil Nadu coast and likely going further away towards the Bangladesh coast …
  • India records 48,648 new coronavirus cases, 563 deaths in a day; active cases under 6 lakh 30 Oct 2020 10:49 Image Source : PTI India records 48,648 new coronavirus cases, 563 deaths in a day; active cases remain under 6 lakh India on Friday recorded as many as 48,648 new coronavirus cases 563 deaths in a span of 24 hours in the country, Health ministry data. The …
  • SSC Selection Post Phase VIII Admit card released at regional websites, here are links 30 Oct 2020 09:49 State/UT Region/Sub Region Web Portal Rajasthan, Delhi, Uttarakhand North Region www.sscnr.net.in Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa Western Region www.sscwr.net Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh MP Sub-Region www.sscmpr.org West Bengal, Odisha, Jharkhand, A…
  • Bengaluru's Regional Passport Office to ask J&K police to speed up verification 30 Oct 2020 05:23 Express News Service BENGALURU : Natives of Jammu & Kashmir who have migrated to Karnataka are forced to wait a long time for their passports. Reason: police verification process from their home town takes a good number of months to be completed. This …
  • Omar Abdullah: Centre wants to snatch our land and expects us to remain silent 30 Oct 2020 02:37 National Conference Vice-President Omar abdulllah addresses a party convention in Srinagar. (Express Photo)Saying that the Centre wants to “snatch from us our land and expects us to remain silent”, former J-K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said their fight …
  • BJP Out To Destroy J&K Character, Identity: Omar Abdullah 29 Oct 2020 23:51 Former chief minister and National Conference (NC) vice-president Omar Abdullah today said the BJP government is out to destroy the character and identity of Jammu and Kashmir and fresh land laws are aimed at it. “They don’t say that even today no Indian …
  • Other States, UTs Have Laws To Protect Their Land, Why Not J&K: Omar 29 Oct 2020 22:32 WhatsApp Facebook Twitter Email 12Shares Srinagar: National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Thursday accused BJP-led government at the Centre of pushing to the brink the mainstream political parties in Jammu and Kashmir who have formed an alliance to …
  • Helen Kull: Greetings from Nagaland 29 Oct 2020 21:39 Nagaland, nearly 8,000 miles from Ewing, is a state in the far northeast of India, bordering on Myanmar (the former Burma) to the east, and south of the sprawling country of China. Wikipedia, the source of most of this information, describes it as a …
  • Nagaland Covid-19 update: 70 fresh cases; 1 more death 29 Oct 2020 19:21 Our Reporter Dimapur, Oct. 29 (EMN): Nagaland recorded 70 new Covid-19 positive cases on Thursday, taking the state’s tally to 8894. This was informed by the minister for Health and Family Welfare, S Pangnyu Phom. ’70 positive cases of Covid-19 were …
  • On the road: Pandemic stories and the struggles of ordinary people 29 Oct 2020 19:21 From left to right: Ahmer Siddiqui, Neha Chaturvedi and Siddhartha Dutta in Kohima on Thursday. Our Correspondent Kohima, Oct. 29 (EMN): The ‘Road Ashram’ — a campaign started by the trio of Siddhartha Dutta, Ahmer Siddiqui and Neha Chaturvedi — to help …
  • Importance of Maintaining Nature’s Balance 29 Oct 2020 19:21 Nagaland gained much notoriety for a number of years for hunting Amur falcons for the purpose of consumption as well as commercial sale, inviting public outcry and negative media attention from across the globe. However, the mass killing of the winged …
  • Other states, UTs have laws to protect their land, why not Jammu & Kashmir: Omar Abdullah 29 Oct 2020 19:19 Srinagar: National Conference leader Omar Abdullah on Thursday said many states especially in the northeast have special laws relating to land ownership whereby people from other parts of the country cannot buy land there, and questioned why Jammu and …
  • Land laws in other Indian states stronger than new land laws in J&K: Omar Abdullah 29 Oct 2020 19:00 Oct 29, 2020, 11:29PM ISTSource: ANIJammu and Kashmir National Conference (JKNC) vice president Omar Abdullah on October 29 said, “Land laws in other states are stronger than new land laws in Jammu and Kashmir. Even today people of India can't buy land …
  • NDDB expanding its footprint in East, North-Eastern parts of India 29 Oct 2020 17:58 The National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) is expanding its footprint in Eastern and North-Eastern States in the country by taking dairy development activities in some of the most backward areas of these regions together with local partners, it said in a …
  • Nagaland Govt Identifies 5315 Sex Workers; Provide Dry Ration 29 Oct 2020 11:20 As per Supreme Court’s September 29 instruction to state governments to provide dry ration to all sex workers, identified by the National AIDS Control Organisation (NACO) and district legal authorities, Nagaland has identified 5,315 sex workers. Senior …
  • INDIA-PAKISTAN: The Nastier Group 29 Oct 2020 10:41 October 29, 2020: Pakistanis are uniting to openly oppose their own military. Eleven opposition parties in parliament formed a new coalition, PDM (Pakistan Democratic Movement) to oppose the Pakistani military and its growing political power. That means …
  • Nagaland Police hand over 40 bamboo barricades to Delhi Police 29 Oct 2020 09:03 NET News Desk As a goodwill gesture, Nagaland Police on October 27 handed over 40 bamboo barricades to Delhi Police. The bamboo barricades were given for use in traffic management at the national capital. The bamboo barricades were received by the ACP …
  • India records 49,881 new coronavirus cases, 517 deaths in a day; tally surges past 80-lakh mark 29 Oct 2020 07:19 Image Source : PTI India records 49,881 new coronavirus cases, 517 deaths in a day; tally surge past 80-lakh mark India on Thursday recorded as many as 49,881 new coronavirus cases in a day, pushing caseload to above 80 lakh mark. With 517 deaths recorded …
  • Assam Rifles DG briefs Shah and Rijiju about various affairs of NE 29 Oct 2020 06:55 The Assam Rifles Director General Lt Gen Sukhdeep Sangwan met Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju in Delhi and briefed them about various affairs of the northeast region on Wednesday. As per reports, on Tuesday …
  • Why Hornbill Festival In the Midst of a Pandemic 29 Oct 2020 04:17 The Angamimiapfü Mechü Krotho (AMK) the apex body of all the Angami women observes the recent order issued by the Tourism Dept. Govt. of Nagaland directing various concerned Depts. to prepare for the Hornbill festival comes as a rude shock. It ‘takes the …
  • No ‘normal’ Hornbill Festival — Health department 29 Oct 2020 04:17 Our Correspondent Kohima, Oct. 28 (EMN): The principal director of Health and Family Welfare, Dr. Vizolie Suokhrie, on Wednesday said that Nagaland should not celebrate the Hornbill Festival like in the past, saying that all festivals are the same and ‘we …
  • 5315 identified sex workers in Nagaland 29 Oct 2020 04:17 Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, Oct. 28 (EMN): The National AIDS Control Organisation (NACO) has identified a total of 5,315 sex workers in Nagaland, as per the state’s affidavit. This was informed by Senior Advocate Jayant Bhushan on Wednesday during the …
  • Officials warn of serious health crisis in Nagaland 29 Oct 2020 04:17 Health officials during a media briefing in Kohima on Tuesday. (EM Images) Our Correspondent Kohima, Oct. 28 (EMN): Nagaland Health officials on Tuesday warned about the ‘complacent and lackadaisical attitude’ of the people, as the state witnesses a surge …
  • Wary of China, security forces not to scale down anti-terror ops in northeast 29 Oct 2020 01:03 The apprehension about China instigating insurgent groups of northeast is based on a report in China’s Global Times Guwahati: Even after significant improvement in law and order scenario, the unified command of security forces has decided not to scale down …
  • Unfinished task 28 Oct 2020 22:53 The preliminary sections in all central family law Acts enacted by Parliament since Independence declare that they will apply to “the whole of India except the state of Jammu and Kashmir.”Does the provision of Article 44 of the Constitution of India …
  • SC raps UP for delay in identifying sex workers for providing them rations amid pandemic 28 Oct 2020 16:05 The Supreme Court on Wednesday pulled up the Uttar Pradesh government for "delay" in identifying sex workers for providing them dry rations during the COVID-19 pandemic, and said there should not be any further delay as it is a "question of …
  • Nagaland bye-polls: 3 villages in Kiphire served show cause notice 28 Oct 2020 14:24 Our Correspondent Kohima, Oct. 28 (EMN): As the bye-elections to the two assembly constituencies in Nagaland draw closer and election campaigns by the political candidates and parties intensifies, three village councils in Kiphire district have been served …
  • Naga lad finds place on MTV show 28 Oct 2020 14:24 Edwin Kubzar from Nagaland Our Reporter Dimapur, Oct. 28 (EMN):  Edwin Kubzar from Nagaland needs no introduction especially after winning a national K-Pop contest a few years ago. The singer and model has added another feather to his hat by getting …
  • India records 43,893 new coronavirus cases, 508 deaths in a day; tally inch closer to 80-lakh mark 28 Oct 2020 13:35 Image Source : FILE India records 43,893, 508 deaths in a day; tally inches closer to 80-lakh markCoronavirus Cases in India  India on Wednesday recorded about 43,893 new cases of deadly coronavirus in a day, pushing caseload to above 79 lakh mark. With …
  • India: Ministry of Home Affairs Disaster Management Division (National Emergency Response Centre) Situation report as on 23rd October 2020 at 1800 Hrs. 28 Oct 2020 08:52 excerpt Significant Weather Features: The Depression over Northwest Bay of Bengal off West Bengal - Bangladesh coasts moved north-northeastwards with a speed of 25 kmph during past 06 hours, crossed West Bengal & adjoining Bangladesh coasts near …
  • Now Any Indian Can Buy Land in Jammu & Kashmir But Not in Northeast 28 Oct 2020 07:48 With the BJP-led centers’ intervention people from across the country now can buy land in Jammu and Kashmir by the amendment of several laws, a move which mainstream political parties in the union territory said was akin to putting the erstwhile state up “ …
  • Assam Tops List of women Guzzlers Among Indian States 28 Oct 2020 07:48 26.3 percent of women and 59.4 percent of men between 15-54 years of age consume alcohol in Assam, reveals the latest Health and Family Welfare Statistics (HFWS) in India. Further women in Assam have been ranked highest in terms of consuming alcohol as per …
  • The fate of NSCN IM and its probable impact to the state of Manipur 28 Oct 2020 01:16 The fate of NSCN-IM and its probable impact to the state of Manipur - Imphal Times Editorial :: October 28 2020 - The freezing wind that keeps the hills of Manipur, a once upon a time paradise for peace lovers, is finally getting even warmer this time. Not …
  • Therie banking on Kiphire’s old support 27 Oct 2020 23:48 Our Correspondent Kohima, Oct. 27 (EMN): The president of Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee (NPCC), K Therie, on Tuesday said that 60-Pungro-Kiphire assembly is important as the constituency has supported Congress candidate and has stood for secularism …
  • No room for Independent candidates, says Rio 27 Oct 2020 23:48 For his anti-party activity, NDPP expels Seyievilie Peter Zashūmo for six years Neiphiu Rio and others during an election rally at Pfuchama village on Tuesday evening. EM Image Our Correspondent Kohima, Oct. 27 (EMN): Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio on Tuesday …
  • Nagaland: DC Kohima informs electors for bye-election 27 Oct 2020 23:48 Dimapur, Oct. 27 (EMN): Deputy Commissioner and District Election Officer, Kohima, Mohammed Ali Shihab has directed all the electors under the 14-Southern Angami-I  assembly constituency, who have been issued EPICs to produce the same for identification at …
  • Nagaland: CP Dimapur releases handbook on basic forensic science 27 Oct 2020 23:48 Rothihu Tetseo along with John Mukho and DPRO Dimapur at the release of a handbook on basic forensic science on October 26 in Dimapur. Dimapur, Oct. 27 (EMN): A handbook on basic forensic science compiled by inspector John Mukho Phom was released by the …
  • Nagaland: Kripa Foundation appeals to continue NLFA 27 Oct 2020 23:48 Dimapur, Oct. 28 (EMN): In the backdrop of the state government’s decision to discontinue the Nagaland Legislative Forum on AIDS (NLFA), Kripa Foundation has sought an urgent action with political leadership to accelerate and scale up the response against …
  • Nagaland: ZUF confident of settlement of Naga political issue 27 Oct 2020 23:48 Dimapur, Oct. 27 (EMN): Zeliangrong United Front (ZUF) stated that it has been participating in the political negotiation with the government of India under the banner of Working Committee of the Naga National Political Groups (WC-NNPG) after signing an …
  • Towards a Safe and Secure Society 27 Oct 2020 23:48 The brutal murder of a 17-year-old girl, whose body was discovered at the premises of St. Clare Higher Secondary School in Dimapur last week, has bruised and shaken the conscience of the people of Nagaland. According to the police, it was found out during …
  • NTSE exam dates announced, check schedule 27 Oct 2020 14:00 NTSE exam 2020: The first phase will be conducted on December 12, 13, and second phase on June 13. Representational image/ gettyimages.in NTSE exam 2020: The National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) has announced the dates for the …
  • Polio networks to play crucial role in COVID-19 vaccine rollout: WHO 27 Oct 2020 12:45 Uttar Pradesh, the most populous State in the country, used polio micro-plans twice in the last three months to help identify over two lakh people with COVID-19 symptoms. These persons were then followed-up and tested for COVID-19, said Poonam Khetrapal …
  • India records 36,469 new coronavirus cases, lowest in 103 days; recovery rate zooms past 90% 27 Oct 2020 11:05 Image Source : PTI coronavirus India on Tuesday recorded about 36,469 new cases of the novel coronavirus, which is the lowest number of single-day cases in the last three months. According to the health ministry figures published 8 am on Tuesday, 488 …
  • NSCN (IM)’s Call for Separate Constitution, Flag Being Discussed: CM Neiphiu Rio 27 Oct 2020 09:35 Nagaland chief minister Neiphiu Rio, who recently caught up with Union home minister Amit Shah in Delhi, has categorically said that the central government has been discussing legal and constitutional experts to have a separate flag for the state. Further …
  • Nagaland: DC Kohima Bans Spitting,Tobacco Free at Poll Venues 27 Oct 2020 09:35 Amid the spread of COVID-19, Deputy Commissioner & Chairman DLCC Kohima, Mohammed Ali Shahab A has banned spitting at polling venues and declared them as tobacco free zone during the upcoming bye-election in the district. The DC has notified all …
  • Once target of mass hunting, ‘Birds of God’ are now rare symbol of hope 27 Oct 2020 05:07 Written by Esha Roy | New Delhi | Updated: October 27, 2020 8:26:52 am After the hunt, the bird would be sold for Rs 25-30 a piece in markets, with a hunter earning anywhere between Rs 30,000-50,000 in a season. (File)EXACTLY eight years ago, reports of …
  • Once target of mass hunting in Northeast, ‘Birds of God’ are now rare symbol of hope 27 Oct 2020 00:14 Written by Esha Roy | New Delhi | October 27, 2020 4:21:50 am After the hunt, the bird would be sold for Rs 25-30 a piece in markets, with a hunter earning anywhere between Rs 30,000-50,000 in a season. (File)EXACTLY eight years ago, reports of around 1 …
  • Nagaland Covid-19 update: 37 more cases detected 26 Oct 2020 20:14 Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, Oct. 25 (EMN): Nagaland recorded 37 new Covid-19 positive cases on Monday, taking the state’s tally to 8663. This was informed by the minister for Health and Family Welfare, S Pangnyu Phom. The minister informed in his Twitter …
  • India records 45,149 new coronavirus cases, lowest in 3 months; single-day deaths below 500 26 Oct 2020 10:46 Image Source : PTI FILE India on Monday recorded about 45,149 new cases of the novel coronavirus, which is the lowest number of single-day cases in the last three months. According to the health ministry figures published 8 am on Monday, less than 500 …
  • Straight from the NSCN IM leader Take 50 paise first stand 26 Oct 2020 00:58 Straight from the NSCN (IM) leader : Take 50 paise first stand - The Sangai Express Editorial :: October 26 2020 - Whether the talk between the Government of India and the NSCN (IM) breaks down or not is a different matter, but it is significant to note …
  • Bye-poll: Nagaland BJP leaders say Yhokha has PDA mandate 25 Oct 2020 18:35 Medo Yhokha, extreme left, with PDA leaders during an election campaign on Sunday. (EM Images) Our Correspondent Kohima, Oct. 25 (EMN): Top leaders from the Nagaland state unit of BJP spearheaded an election campaign for the PDA’s consensus candidate Medo …
  • Centre working hard to resolve Naga issue: Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio 25 Oct 2020 16:36 KOHIMA: Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio has said that the Centre is working hard to resolve the Naga political issue. The state government has also approached Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah for an early solution to the …
  • India records 50,129 coronavirus cases, 578 deaths in a day; active cases below 7 lakh 25 Oct 2020 14:32 Image Source : PTI India coronavirus India's COVID-19 tally climbed to 78 lakh with 50,129 fresh cases in a day, while 70,78,123 people have so far recuperated pushing the national recovery rate to 89.78 per cent on Sunday, according to data updated by …
  • Plea in SC seeks transfer of petitions challenging minority status of five communities 25 Oct 2020 09:42 By PTI NEW DELHI: A plea has been filed in the Supreme Court, seeking a transfer of all pending petitions before various high courts challenging the validity of the Centre's 26-year-old notification declaring five communities -- Muslims, Christians, …
  • Past, Present and Future Journey of Hydrocarbon in Assam 25 Oct 2020 08:04 Kishor Kumar Kalita The history of oil exploration and the journey of its extraction in Assam has been the result of British colonial expansion policies that always intended to augment financial health of Great Britain by means of extorting natural …
  • Looking for Tourism Opportunities 25 Oct 2020 05:52 Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on September 28 launched a new tourism website for Meghalaya with a view to attracting visitors to the state. Amid the pandemic crisis, Conrad Sangma seems to be hopeful for the state with fresh tourism opportunities …
  • Nagaland: Cosmos festival to find place in Tourism department calendar 24 Oct 2020 20:37 Invited guests along with the winners of various competitions after the event on ‘Cosmos kaleidoscope reseeding Pfutsero town’ at Pfutsero town on October 23. Our Correspondent Kohima, Oct. 23 (EMN): Deputy Director of Tourism, Veyielo Doulo informed that …
  • Nagaland legislators felicitate Dr. Vinito Chishi 24 Oct 2020 20:37 Dr. Vinito L Chishi (second from right) along with legislators and others at Assembly secretariat on Friday in Kohima. (EM Images) Our Correspondent Kohima, Oct. 23 (EMN): Nagaland Legislative Assembly (NLA) on Friday felicitated Dr. Vinito L Chishi, a …
  • Bye-poll: Yhokha chosen to fill Yhoshü’s shoes, says Rio 24 Oct 2020 20:36 Our Correspondent Jakhama, Oct. 24 (EMN): Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio called upon the electorates of Jakhama, a village under 14-Southern Angami-I assembly constituency, to give their support to Medo Yhokha, the candidate for ruling Nationalist Democratic …
  • Nagaland: Sample positivity rate sees sharp spike 24 Oct 2020 20:36 Dimapur, Oct. 24 (EMN): According to the Health department’s weekly bulletin (as of October 23), the sample positivity rate of Nagaland is higher than the national rate at 9%. Weekly sample positivity rate has also increased rapidly from 4% in the last …
  • Coronavirus: India's recoveries zoom past 7 million mark; active cases over 6.80 lakh 24 Oct 2020 16:10 Image Source : PTI Coronavirus: India's recoveries zoom past 7 million mark Recoveries from the novel coronavirus zoomed past the 7-million mark in India on Saturday, according to the latest figures published by the Union Health Ministry. The recovery …
  • ‘Puja will be complete when Durgas on the road reach home’: Artisans in Kolkata 24 Oct 2020 12:50 Written by Ishita Sengupta | New Delhi | Updated: October 24, 2020 6:19:21 pm This year the theme is humanity and Durga is long way from home. (Express Photo by Shashi Ghosh)In Sujoy Ghosh’s 2012 film Kahaani — a taut thriller centered on a lone woman’s …
  • Naga People’s Front Slams Govt’s Decision to Hold Hornbill Festival 24 Oct 2020 11:02 The Naga People’s Front (NPF) slammed the Nagaland Government for its decision to hold the annual Hornbill Festival in December. The NPF urged the Government to withdraw its decision for safety of the people of the State and termed it to be a “suicidal …
  • Brands put in strict internal guidelines to avoid social media backlash 24 Oct 2020 10:06 Brands are putting in place strict internal guidelines to avoid backlash on social media, especially after the recent Tanishq ad fiasco. Topics such as caste, religion and political commentary are a no-go most of the time, executives at four digital …
  • NPF slams Nagaland govt over move to hold Hornbill Festival 24 Oct 2020 08:05
  • Taiwan becomes China's biggest headache in the Indo-Pacific - Daijiworld.com 24 Oct 2020 07:00 By Atul Aneja New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS): Taken aback by the high-octane riposte to its muscle flexing in the Indo-Pacific, including Taiwan, especially by India and the United States, Chinas propaganda machinery has now gone into overdrive. "The Taiwan …
  • Sourav Ganguly's BCCI team completes one year, crippled by COVID-19 24 Oct 2020 05:37 Image Source : PTI File photo of BCCI president Sourav Ganguly (left) with secretary Jay Shah. The Sourav Ganguly-headed dispensation, a combination of four groups within the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), completed one year in power on …
  • Bengali residents living near the Bangladesh border allege an economic boycott by tribal groups. 24 Oct 2020 03:35 Rotish Das and many of his neighbours were forced to shut shop almost a month before the rest of India went into a lockdown to prevent the spread of Covid-19. Das lives in Ichamati, a village in Meghalaya’s East Khasi hills, known for its vast limestone …
  • Himachal Top Cop Orders A ‘Suicide Register’ At All Police Stations 24 Oct 2020 03:13 More than 10 suicides per lakh population and three Himachal Pradesh districts – Shimla, Mandi, and Kangra-- reporting the highest number of suicides during the last five years has set off alarm bells for Himachal Pradesh police. What has come to a biggest …
  • 'No need to hold Hornbill festival 2020' NPF 24 Oct 2020 02:11 'No need to hold Hornbill festival 2020' : NPF Kohima, 23rd October 2020 The Naga People’s Front is totally shocked and lambasted the Government’s decision to celebrate the annual Hornbill festival 2020. The party is surprised to see the heartless …
  • Looking beyond another spell of lockdown Points for new SOP 24 Oct 2020 01:15 Looking beyond another spell of lockdown : Points for new SOP - The Sangai Express Editorial :: October 24 2020 - Looking beyond lockdowns. This is clear from the decision of the high level meeting convened at the Chief Minister’s Secretariat on October 22 …
  • Centre borrows ₹6,000 cr. for GST compensation 23 Oct 2020 22:46 Kicking off its borrowing plan to meet the GST compensation shortfalls faced by States, the Centre on Friday borrowed and transferred ₹6,000 crore to 16 States as well as the Union Territories of Delhi and J&K. The government indicated that it planned …
  • Ravi wishes people peace and unity 23 Oct 2020 20:47 Dimapur, Oct 23 (EMN): The governor of Nagaland RN Ravi wishes the people of Nagaland peace and unity as the Hindu community in the country celebrates the Dussehra and Durga Puja festivals.    ‘I extend warm greetings to the people of Nagaland on the …
  • Nagaland: Celebrating Hornbill Festival will be a complete disaster, says NPF 23 Oct 2020 20:47 Dimapur, Oct. 23 (EMN): The Naga People’s Front (NPF) has criticised what it stated was the Nagaland government’s decision to host the Hornbill Festival this year. In a press release issued on Friday, the party expressed surprise at the “heartless attitude …
  • Nagaland State Transport buses to resume services after several months 23 Oct 2020 20:47 Dimapur, Oct. 23 (EMN): All Nagaland State Transport (NST) buses will resume services with 50% passenger seating capacity from October 29, several months after its services were suspended due to the Covid-19 pandemic. A press release from the general …
  • Civil societies, student bodies condemn brutal murder of minor girl, demand justice 23 Oct 2020 20:47 Dimapur, Oct. 23 (EMN): Civil society organisation (CSOs) and student bodies have condemned the alleged rape and murder of a 17-year-old girl, whose body was found in the premises of St. Clare Higher Secondary School, Kacharigaon in Dimapur on October 22, …
  • Nagaland Covid-19 update: 140 new cases detected; tally at 8436 23 Oct 2020 20:47 Our Reporter Dimapur, Oct. 23 (EMN): Nagaland recorded 140 new Covid-19 positive cases on Friday, taking the state’s tally to 8436. This was informed by the minister for Health and Family Welfare, S Pangnyu Phom. ‘140 positive cases of Covid-19 were …
  • Breaking News: October 23, 2020 | Highlights 23 Oct 2020 19:07 Oct 23, 2020 11:00 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha 1,310 festival special trains to originate, terminate in South Central Railway zone As many as 1,310 special trains will originate and terminate in the South Central Railway (SCR) zone during the …
  • Centre borrows Rs 6,000 cr to compensate GST to 18 domains in first tranche 23 Oct 2020 15:46 The Centre on Friday borrowed Rs 6,000 crore and transferred to 16 states and two union territories as the first tranche of the GST compensation gap. The money was raised at an interest rate of 5.19 per cent. The union government intends to transfer the …
  • India records 54,366 new COVID-19 cases, 690 deaths in a day; active cases below 7 lakh 23 Oct 2020 13:56 Image Source : PTI India coronavirus  The number of coronavirus infections reported in a span of 24 hours remained below 60,000 for the fifth consecutive day on Friday as India's caseload went past 77 lakh, while recoveries have crossed 69 lakh, …
  • India: Ministry of Home Affairs Disaster Management Division (National Emergency Response Centre) Situation report as on 22th October 2020 at 1800 Hrs. 23 Oct 2020 10:57 Significant Weather Features: The Depression over Northwest & adjoining Westcentral Bay of Bengal and moved nearly northwards with a speed of 11 kmph during past 3 hours and lay centred at 1130 hrs IST of today, the 22nd October, 2020 near Latitude 19. …
  • Rare plants have turned money spinners during the pandemic 23 Oct 2020 09:58 Money does grow on trees after all, find collectors and sellers of rare plants, which are seeing a bloom in popularity — and price — during lockdown “The market for rare plants used to be like the art market: discreet, rich and a passion nursed by the …
  • Comfortable reservoir levels in Southern Region 23 Oct 2020 09:12 If the South-West monsoon ended up with a surplus of nine per cent during June-September, the post-monsoon (October 1 to 22) has done ‘one’ better posting a surplus of 10 per cent till Thursday, though the core Tamil Nadu belt is in deficit (-33 per cent) …
  • Weather: North-East monsoon may set in after October 28 23 Oct 2020 06:37 The North-East monsoon is expected to arrive during the week October 28-November 4 after predecessor South-West monsoon makes a delayed exit from the country (normal date October 15), according to an extended outlook by the India Meteorological Department …
  • Empowering women through employable skills training 23 Oct 2020 04:45 Trainers and trainees during the crochet dolls training at the Muskan Youth Centre in Kohima. Dimapur, Oct. 22 (EMN): To empower women and girls through employable skills training, the FPA India, Nagaland branch, conducted a two-day crochet dolls training …
  • Nagaland set to welcome Amur Falcon; ‘Longleng’ still in Beijing 23 Oct 2020 04:45 Our Reporter Dimapur, Oct. 22 (EMN): The Amur Falcon Capital of the world, Pangti village in Wokha district, is all set to welcome the raptors in a couple of days. It was reported that Amur falcons have begun their annual sojourn from Siberia for roosting …
  • Nagaland master volunteers trained on NMBA 23 Oct 2020 04:45 ‘There is no health without mental health’ Our Correspondent Kohima, Oct. 22 (EMN): Mon district conducted a training programme for master volunteers under ‘Nasha Mukt Bharat Abhiyan’ (NMBA), via a webinar on October 22 on the topic “Mental health and …
  • Politics of peace talk Pressure of push and pull 23 Oct 2020 02:16 Politics of peace talk : Pressure of push and pull - The Sangai Express Editorial :: October 23 2020 - The politics of peace talk. Dicey and not exactly clear which way the politics of push and pull will take the peace talks between the Government of India …
  • Nagaland Covid-19 update: 157 new cases detected; tally at 8296 22 Oct 2020 14:34 Our Reporter Dimapur, Oct. 22 (EMN): Nagaland recorded 157 new Covid-19 positive cases on Thursday, taking the state’s tally to 8296. This was informed by the minister for Health and Family Welfare, S Pangnyu Phom. ’157 positive cases of Covid-19 were …
  • Nagaland observes International Home Based Workers Day 20 Oct 2020 21:49 Women home-based workers display pickle using seasonal vegetable in Kohima on the occasion of International Home Based Workers Day on October 20. Dimapur, Oct. 20 (EMN): In an effort to make visible the roles and contributions of women home-based workers ( …
  • Nagaland Bye-election: The candidates and their assets as per affidavits 19 Oct 2020 18:08 Our Correspondent Kohima, Oct. 19 (EMN): The moveable and immovable assets of the eight candidates according to their affidavits filed at the office of chief electoral officer in Kohima are mentioned below. The movable assets included cash-in-hand, bank …
  • Indefinite ban on sand supply to Nagaland starting October 17 midnight 17 Oct 2020 18:58 KASSA officials speak to media persons during a press conference in Manja on October 17. Our Correspondent Diphu, Oct. 17 (EMN): Following physical assault being meted out to two of its members in Dimapur on October 16, the Karbi Anglong Sand Supplier …
  • ‘Olio: Obscure writings from Nagaland’ released 16 Oct 2020 16:48 Anungla Aier along with the members of NEWF Nagaland chapter during the book launch on October 16. Our Reporter Dimapur, Oct. 16 (EMN): ‘Wordsmithereens’, a group of writers based in Dimapur and also the Nagaland chapter of North East Writers’ Forum (NEWF …
  • Nagaland Govt says Consultative Meeting on Naga Political Issue “Historic & Fruitful” 16 Oct 2020 11:35 Chairperson of consultative meet Neiba Kronu Mmhonlumo Kikon said the meeting held “intensive and extensive” deliberations over the Naga political issue and ongoing negotiations between Government of India and Naga nationalist organisations. The meeting …