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  • Commercial horticulture nursery as agribusiness :: N Devachandra June 15, 2021 3:01 am Commercial horticulture nursery as agribusiness venture Nongthombam Devachandra * Mai-Own : Exhibition at Hapta Kangjeibung on March 16-22 2021 :: Pix - Shankar Khangembam Introduction Horticulture has been lovingly acknowledged as "HEARTICULTURE…
  • NCA, Dawn provides monetary assistance to fight Covid-19 June 15, 2021 1:22 am Khamongo Humtsoe handing over the cheque to Orenthung Lotha on Monday. EM Bureau Wokha/Dimapur, 14 June (EMN): To fight Covid-19 pandemic, the Nagaland Cricket Association (NCA) contributed an amount of INR 50,000 towards Wokha District Task Force (DTF …
  • Less than 0.5% sign up for vaccines via rural centres govt cited to Supreme Court June 14, 2021 11:26 pm Over a month after the Supreme Court was told that the Common Service Centres (CSCs) would be roped in to register the rural population for vaccination on the Co-Win platform, the 3 lakh CSCs account for less than 0.5 per cent of the total number of people …
  • NSCN (IM) Opposes Government’s Plan To Finalise Karbi Anglong Autonomous Territorial Council June 14, 2021 1:33 pm The Isac-Muivah faction of the National Socialist Council of Nagaland or NSCN (IM) has vehemently opposed that Centre and Assam government’s plan to finalise the Karbi-Anglong Autonomous Territorial Council, which alienates the ancestral land of the Rengma …
  • Nagaland State Lottery Dear Ganga Morning result for June 14, 2021 June 14, 2021 8:49 am Nagaland State Lottery: Dear Ganga Morning Dimapur, June 14 (EMN): The Nagaland State Lottery results for the Dear Ganga Morning draw, held on June 14 (printed on 17-05-2021), 11:55 am, have been declared. According to the official information provided by …
  • At 70,421, India logs lowest single-day COVID case rise in 72 days; 1.19 lakh recoveries June 14, 2021 8:32 am Image Source : PTI Bengaluru: Sports persons wait to get the Covid-19 vaccine, at Kanteerava Stadium   India on Monday recorded 70,421 new cases of the novel coronavirus, along with 3,921 deaths due to the infection. According to the data shared by the …
  • India positivity rate June 14, 2021 6:03 am One-third of India’s districts still have over 5% test positivity rate indicating high viral spread in several parts of the country. According to district-wise data collated by the ministry of health and family welfare between June 5 and 11, around 258 of …
  • Toll the second wave took: In all but four states, deaths doubled in last six weeks June 13, 2021 11:01 pm The Covid-19 death toll in every state barring four has at least doubled in the last six weeks. In a few states, the toll has increased by close to four times. The only states that have bucked this trend are West Bengal, Odisha, Andhra Pradesh, and Tripura …
  • Yali village achieves full Covid vaccine coverage June 13, 2021 9:00 pm Healthcare workers administer Covid vaccine to an elderly person as Ajit Kumar Verma looks on during a mass vaccination drive at Yali village on Sunday. Dimapur, June 13 (EMN): Yali village, a Chang village in Tuensang district, has achieved the …
  • WC, NNPG reiterates stand on ‘negotiated points’ with GOI June 13, 2021 9:00 pm Dimapur, June 13 (EMN): The Working Committee (WC) of Naga National Political Groups (NNPG) on Sunday asserted that the Zeliangrong areas of North Cachar, Rengma region including Mikir Hills and other Naga tribal areas should not be brought under the …
  • Monsoon covers nearly 80% of country’s area, expected to arrive in Delhi in 2-3 days June 13, 2021 11:36 am Continuing its rapid progress since its onset on June 3, the southwest monsoon on Sunday has now covered nearly 80 per cent of the geographical area of the country within 10 days. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Sunday afternoon said that the …
  • No going back on 2015 Framework Agreement: NSCN June 13, 2021 6:01 am By Anwesha Bhaumik Kolkata, June 12 (IANS) Tne National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN) has reminded the Central government that it “cannot and should not” go back on the 2015 Framework Agreement in its quest for a final solution of the Naga problem. …
  • Paras Singh case: Speakers of NE assemblies to move LS Speaker on racism issue June 12, 2021 10:51 pm Shillong, June 12 (PTI): Following the arrest of social media influencer Paras Singh for his alleged racial slur against an MLA of Arunachal Pradesh, Assembly speakers of the eight northeastern states have decided to write to Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla on …
  • KSA seeks clarification from KAAC on land issue June 12, 2021 10:50 pm Our Correspondent Diphu, June 12 (EMN): Karbi Students Association (KSA) president, Thangsing Timung has served a one-week ultimatum to the Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council (KAAC) authority to find out the persons involved in selling 100 bighas of Karbi …
  • Government Gives Revenue Deficit Grant To 17 States For 2021-22 June 12, 2021 6:15 pm Centre has released the revenue deficit grant to states for 2021-22 The Centre has released the third monthly instalment of post devolution revenue deficit grant of Rs 9,871 crore to 17 states. The grant is for the current fiscal, i.e. 2021-22. The …
  • No heat wave conditions likely in next five days: IMD June 12, 2021 3:49 pm In a sign of relief from the sweltering summer heat prevailing in most parts of the country, the India Meteorological Department’s (IMD) on Saturday also forecast “no heat wave conditions likely over any part of the country during the next five days”. As …
  • Understanding the restrictions The onus on all June 12, 2021 12:49 am Understanding the restrictions : The onus on all - The Sangai Express Editorial :: June 12, 2021 - The important question is not when, but how? And one thing that is for sure at this moment is, the lockdown/curfew will be lifted gradually and not go as …
  • ‘Child labour in Nagaland different from other parts of India’ June 12, 2021 12:28 am A representative image of child labour. Our Correspondent Kohima, June 11 (EMN): World Day Against Child Labour is being observed every year on June 12 ever since it was launched by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) with an aim to create …
  • Nagaland dioceses on the forefront of the fight against COVID-19 June 11, 2021 11:51 pm Bishop James Thoppil of Kohima looks at efforts in his diocese. Although the Catholic Church lacks its own hospital, it is helping in other ways people who are sick or quarantined. In the diocese, a 50-hour chain adoration of the Blessed Sacrament ended …
  • We welcome the formation of core committee on Naga political issue: NSCN-IM June 11, 2021 8:59 pm With Nagaland forming a Parliamentary Committee on Naga Political issue comprising of all the 60 Members of the Nagaland Legislative Assembly, and two Members of Parliament, NSCN-IM stated it welcomed the formation of Core Committee as long as there is no …
  • Man held cheating businessman posing as IFS officer in Delhi June 11, 2021 8:29 pm The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of Delhi Police has arrested a person for impersonating an IFS officer and cheating a businessman to the tune of Rs 2.39 crore. According to Delhi Police, the accused person, who has been identified as Piyush Bandopadhyay, …
  • Nagaland forms ‘Parliamentary Committee’ on Naga political issue June 11, 2021 7:11 pm A ‘Parliamentary Committee’ on the Naga political issue, comprising all the 60 members of the Nagaland Assembly and the two Members of Parliament from the state, was constituted to facilitate the ongoing peace talks between the Central government and …
  • 11 States get ₹138 cr for farm mechanisation June 11, 2021 5:23 pm The Agriculture Ministry has distributed around ₹138 crore to improve farm mechanisation in 11 States as the first instalment in the current fiscal under Sub-Mission on Agricultural Mechanisation, an official statement said. The funds will be utilised by …
  • The Family Man 2 co-director Suparn Varma: ‘What happened with Tandav worried us’ June 11, 2021 9:52 am Suparn Varma, who co-directed The Family Man 2, says controversies around Amazon Prime Video shows Tandav and Mirzapur worried them and there were concerns about how the show would be received by the audiences. Created by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK, The …
  • Core Committee constituted to pursue Naga political issue June 11, 2021 7:32 am Our Correspondent Kohima, June 10 (EMN): A Core Committee has been constituted to pursue the protracted Naga political issue, official sources informed on Thursday. The committee was said to have been constituted on June 9 but official notification is …
  • Veterinary College launches programmes for community uplift June 11, 2021 7:32 am Beneficiaries display kuroiler chicks distributed by Veterinary College after the launch of community uplift programme at Jalukie town on June 9. Dimapur, June 10 (EMN): Veterinary College at Jalukie in Peren district, a constituent college under CAU, …
  • Education dept. notifies on tele/radio tutoring June 11, 2021 7:32 am Dimapur, June 10 (EMN): Directorate of School Education has invited interested teachers serving in both government and private schools with a minimum teaching experience of five years with good command over the subject for tele/ radio tutoring for …
  • Karbi Anglong peace accord shouldn’t hamper Indo-Naga talk, says Naga Hoho June 10, 2021 5:59 pm Dimapur, June 10 (EMN): The Naga Hoho on Thursday stated that the proposed creation of Karbi Anglong Automous Territorial Council (KAATC) by the Central and Assam governments through a peace accord with various rebel groups of the region should not hamper …
  • Neiphiu Rio launches Nagaland Covid-19 information app June 10, 2021 5:59 pm Neiphiu Rio launching the Nagaland Covid-19 Information App in Kohima on Thursday. (DIPR) Dimapur, June 10 (EMN): In what will enable public have easy access to credible Covid-related details including hospital beds status across the state, Chief Minister …
  • Nagaland to form panel to pursue Naga issue with Centre June 10, 2021 3:58 pm The Nagaland government has decided to institute a committee comprising Opposition leaders to pursue the lingering Naga peace agreement and the Naga political issue with the Centre. The panel, headed by Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio, is expected to meet on …
  • Monsoon arrives early in Madhya Pradesh, to reach Jharkhand and Bengal in next 48 hours June 10, 2021 3:50 pm The Southwest monsoon on Thursday advanced to parts of Madhya Pradesh nearly seven days ahead of schedule, as well as in parts of Gujarat, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) reported. On Wednesday, the monsoon arrived in Maharashtra, bringing its …
  • India's agriculture exports increase 17.34% at $41.25 bn in 2020-21 June 10, 2021 12:03 pm India's export of agricultural and allied products in 2020-21 grew by 17.34 per cent to USD 41.25 billion, and this growth momentum is expected to be sustained in the current fiscal as well, a top government official said on Thursday. Commerce …
  • India frets as Myanmar's pro-democracy fighters cross border June 10, 2021 10:51 am By Devjyot Ghoshal NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Thousands of people fleeing the junta's crackdown in Myanmar have crossed into India's far-flung eastern states, leading to worries among officials there that the region could become a staging post for pro- …
  • June 10, 1981, Forty Years Ago: PM’s Letter To Zia June 9, 2021 10:38 pm President Zia-ul-Haq of Pakistan said that Prime Minister Indira Gandhi’s assurance that India is committed to respecting Pakistan’s territorial integrity is extremely encouraging. However, the assurance has to be supplemented by physical gestures, he said …
  • Maha mortality less than Punjab, U'khand: Report June 9, 2021 10:10 pm A report prepared by the Medical Education and Drugs Department (MEED) of the Maharashtra Public Health Department said the state may have recorded the highest number of Covid-19 cases in the country, but its mortality rate is less than that of Punjab, …
  • ISRO to help development projects in Northeast: Union Minister Jitendra Singh June 9, 2021 3:24 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: Union minister Jitendra Singh on Wednesday said the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will assist development projects in the Northeast by offering optimum utilisation of satellite imaging and other space technology for better …
  • Finance Ministry releases third instalment of revenue deficit grant of Rs 9,871 cr to 17 states June 9, 2021 2:27 pm The Finance Ministry on Wednesday said it has released third monthly instalment of revenue deficit grant of Rs 9,871 crore to 17 states. With the release of this instalment, total Rs 29,613 crore has been released in the first three months of the current …
  • Nagaland extends lockdown till June 11 June 9, 2021 1:55 pm
  • Finmin releases ₹9,871 crore as 3rd instalment of revenue grant to 17 States June 9, 2021 12:24 pm The Finance Ministry on Wednesday announced releasing ₹9,871 crore as revenue grant to 17 States. With this, over ₹28,000 crore has been released. The Centre provides the Post Devolution Revenue Deficit Grant to the States under Article 275 of the …
  • Centre releases revenue deficit grant of Rs 9,871 crore to 17 states June 9, 2021 9:32 am The Finance Ministry has released the third monthly instalment of Post Devolution Revenue Deficit (PDRD) Grant of Rs 9,871 crore for the year 2021-22 to 17 states. With the release of the instalment, a total amount of Rs 29,613 crore has been released in …
  • Nagaland extends lockdown till June 18 June 9, 2021 9:11 am Streets in Kohima wear a deserted look in view of the total lockdown in the state. (EM Images) Our Correspondent Kohima, June 9 (EMN): The government of Nagaland on Wednesday extended the Covid-induced lockdown by seven more days. It is the third time that …
  • India logs 92,596 new COVID cases, 1.62 lakh recoveries in past 24 hours June 9, 2021 8:46 am Image Source : PTI New Delhi: People crowd at Sadar Bazar as shops reopened after the unlocking process of COVID-19 lockdown began in a phased manner India on Wednesday recorded 92,596 new cases of the novel coronavirus, along with 2,219 deaths due to the …
  • 'Questions yet to be answered by PDA Govt Nagaland ' June 9, 2021 12:36 am 'Questions yet to be answered by PDA Govt (Nagaland)' Kohima, 8th June 2021 The Naga People’s Front (NPF) is taken aback by the response of the PDA Government stating that the opposition is hurling allegation without any authenticity which is …
  • NPF demands answers from PDA govt. June 8, 2021 8:58 pm Dimapur, June 8 (EMN): Naga People’s Front (NPF) was taken aback by the response of the PDA government by accusing the opposition of hurling allegations without any authenticity ‘which was nothing but an attempt to divert the attention of the public’. A …
  • Mass vaccination camp held in Maram June 8, 2021 8:58 pm Mass vaccination programme at Maram village on Tuesday. Our Correspondent Imphal, June 8 (EMN): In an attempt to become the first 100 percent vaccinated village in Manipur’s Senapati district bordering Nagaland, a mass vaccination programme was held at …
  • Special request to the Government of Nagaland June 8, 2021 8:57 pm The Covid-19 pandemic has affected the Nation completely for 17 months. And at the same time it is so excruciating to see many precious lives lost due to Covid-19. Thousands of Naga youths have already lost their jobs working in the private sector outside …
  • R’sthan arranges highest number of e-meets for prisoners with kin during lockdown June 8, 2021 10:06 am The pandemic blues have failed to stop Rajasthan prisoners from meeting their families as the jail administration arranged the highest number of video conferences for them to ensure that they can e-meet their families. Rajasthan is on top in arranging …
  • At 86,498, India's daily COVID count falls below 1L after 63 days; 1.82 lakh recoveries recorded June 8, 2021 7:59 am Image Source : PTI Bhopal: A crowded market after unlocking of COVID-19 lockdown begins India on Tuesday recorded 86,498 new cases of the novel coronavirus, along with 2,123 deaths due to the infection. According to the data shared by the Union Health …
  • ‘Twitter Storm’ Demands Greater Focus on India’s Northeast June 8, 2021 7:09 am AdvertisementThe frontier region of India’s Northeast has devised a unique way of making the government listen to its long-standing demands. On June 4, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. local time, a large number of students, professionals, academics, and activists …
  • Can the right be dislodged? June 8, 2021 4:35 am A USEFUL pointer to Narendra Modi’s political quandary lies in the clear chance that his party could be defeated inUttar Pradesh in elections due in March. Given the recent state results (and several earlier ones) the possibility of his defeat has grown. …
  • Rising number of deaths, cases Ramp up vaccination drive June 8, 2021 4:04 am Rising number of deaths, cases : Ramp up vaccination drive - The Sangai Express Editorial :: June 08, 2021 - The curfew/lockdown/restrictions on movement of people etc cannot go on forever. At the same time there is no sign as yet that the spread …
  • Nagaland observes World Food Safety Day June 8, 2021 2:54 am A food analyst makes a demonstration during the World Food Safety Day programme at State Public Health Laboratory in Kohima. Dimapur, June 7 (EMN): Principal Secretary and Food Safety Commissioner to the Govt. of Nagaland, Amardeep Singh Bhatia on Monday …
  • Nagaland Health minister takes stock of medical supplies at District Hospital Dimapur June 8, 2021 2:54 am Pangnyu Phom speaking to the medical officers and Health workers of DHD on Monday. (DPRO Dimapur) Dimapur, June 7 (EMN): Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Pangnyu Phom on Monday had a brief meeting with medical officers of District Hospital Dimapur, …
  • Naga Students’ Federation to pursue pressing issues besides student welfare June 8, 2021 2:54 am Dimapur, June 7 (EMN): The Naga Students’ Federation (NSF) on Monday stated that it would pursue several pressing issues, including Indo-Naga political issue besides its commitment to ensure that all student welfare matters are effectively dealt with. …
  • Karbi Anglong peace accord: Rengma Naga issue in Assam constitutes one of the important agendas June 7, 2021 8:54 pm With Assam government on verge of inking peace Accord with KarbiAnglong based militant outfits, NSCN-IM stated any agreement that victimize the Rengma Nagas would not be acceptable to the nagas in general and to the NSCN in particular. The outfit in a …
  • Panic Grips India's Northeastern States as Houses Burnt Down Near Volatile Border Area June 7, 2021 11:03 am India 07:07 GMT 07.06.2021Get short URL Assam shares a rough 100 miles of the disputed border with Mizoram’s Aizawl, Kolasib and Mamit districts. Security has been beefed up around the border areas with frequent patrolling to combat further instances of …
  • India logs 1,00,636 new COVID cases, over 1.74 lakh recoveries in past 24 hours June 7, 2021 9:27 am Image Source : PTI Madhapur: Mega Covid vaccination drive, a joint initiative by Cyberabad Police, SCSC and Medicover Hospitals at Hitex Exhibition Grounds India on Monday recorded 1,00,636 new cases of the novel coronavirus, along with 2,427 deaths due to …
  • Uttarakhand lockdown restrictions extended till June 15. Check new guidelines June 7, 2021 7:25 am Image Source : PTI Uttarakhand lockdown restrictions extended till June 15 The Uttarakhand government on Sunday extended COVID-19 restrictions in the state till June 15. As per new lockdown guidelines, general stores will remain open from 8 am to 1 pm …
  • IMD predicts widespread rains in East, Northeast India as Southwest Monsoon advances further June 7, 2021 7:25 am Image Source : PTI IMD predicts widespread rains in East, Northeast India  The India Metrological Department (IMD) on Sunday informed that the southwest monsoon has further advanced into the central Arabian Sea, covering several parts of the country, …
  • States extend lockdown but ease curbs from Monday - Your cheat sheet June 7, 2021 5:19 am Image Source : PTI/FILE IMAGE States extend lockdown but ease curbs from Monday - Your cheat sheet Many states have extended lockdown but also introduced relaxations Monday onward. Several other states including Maharashtra have announced cautious …
  • Indian Church Worker Now A Biodiversity Champ To Save ‘Mourning’ Forests June 7, 2021 3:23 am KOLKATA, India — Y. Nuklu Phom spent his entire childhood foraging into the tropical and pine forests in Nagaland, a mountainous state in northeastern India and a global biodiversity hotspot. Such was his endearment towards the towering trees and gushing …
  • 'Impact of continuous Lock Down in Nagaland' June 7, 2021 2:24 am 'Impact of continuous Lock-Down in Nagaland' Kohima, 6th June 2021 The Naga People’s Front expressed deep concern over the health and economic welfare of the people. As the impact of the continuous Lock-Down throughout the state has severely …
  • Latest India Covid rules: What all is open & what all is closed at which place as of June week 2 June 7, 2021 2:05 am NEW DELHI: As the second wave of coronavirus in the country continues to slow down, several states have started easing the strict restrictions which were imposed to check the spread of the virus. The national capital has allowed malls and markets to open …
  • Southwest monsoon advances further, covers entire northeast June 7, 2021 1:08 am Image Source : FILE PHOTO/ PTI Southwest monsoon advances further, covers entire northeast Southwest monsoon, which hit Kerala two days ago, has further advanced into central Arabian Sea, thus covering further parts of the country, including the entire …
  • Monsoon advances in Maharashtra, Northeast June 7, 2021 12:06 am THE MET department on Sunday announced the arrival of the Southwest Monsoon over more parts of southern India, Maharashtra and the Northeast. By Sunday, it had covered 30 per cent of Maharashtra and entered Pune and Raigad districts. It is most likely to …
  • High Covid case-count not reflection of one-day result— DC Mokokchung June 6, 2021 10:27 pm Our Reporter Dimapur, June 6 (EMN): There has been a significant increase in the number of positive Covid-19 cases in Mokokchung district in the past couple of days, while it reported the highest number among the districts in Nagaland on June 5 with 164 …
  • Nagaland scores grade 4 in school education Performance Grading Index June 6, 2021 10:27 pm Our Reporter Dimapur, June 6 (EMN): Nagaland has been graded level -7 (grade 4) in the third edition of the Performance Grading Index (PGI) report released by the department of School Education and Literacy (DoSEL), Ministry of Education on Sunday. Union …
  • Performance Grading Index released: Punjab, TN, Kerala highest scorers [details] June 6, 2021 10:21 pm Delhi gets its own school education board Five states and union territories namely Punjab, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Chandigarh, and Andaman and Nicobar Islands achieved the highest grade for 2019-20 in Performance Grade Index (PGI) released by Union Education …
  • Coronavirus | The need to stay prepared for multiple waves and variants June 6, 2021 3:23 pm The slow down in daily cases has been mainly due to strict lockdowns in many States. Even as the second wave in India seems to have already peaked, many States still report high test positivity rates suggesting more cases remain to be detected. The slow …
  • Uttarakhand tops among Himalayan states in number of COVID-19 deaths June 6, 2021 3:13 pm By Express News Service DEHRADUN: Uttarakhand is on top of six Himalayan states when it comes to death rate due to COVID-19. Six out of 11 states/UTs in the country that have the highest death rates are Himalayan states. "The second wave has …
  • 9.27 lakh severely acute malnourished children identified till November last year: RTI June 6, 2021 8:50 am By PTI NEW DELHI: More than 9.2 lakh children in India are "severely acute malnourished', with the most in Uttar Pradesh followed by Bihar, according to government data, underscoring concerns that the Covid pandemic could exacerbate the health and …
  • BJP, BJD lock horns over Sustainable Development Goals India index report June 6, 2021 8:38 am The ruling BJD and opposition BJP in Odisha on Saturday entered into a blame game over the recently released report on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) India Index of Niti Aayog for 2020-21. The Index for SDG evaluates progress of states and union …
  • India logs 1.14 lakh new COVID cases, lowest in 60 days; active cases drop below 15 lakh June 6, 2021 7:28 am Image Source : PTI Bengaluru: People visit a crowded vegetable and fruits market during COVID induced lockdown India on Sunday recorded 1,14,460 new cases of the novel coronavirus, along with 2677 deaths due to the infection. According to the data shared …
  • Covid| As Delhi, UP Ease Curbs, TN, Goa Extend Restrictions; Check Lockdown Rules In All States, UTs June 6, 2021 6:57 am Amid the second Covid wave ebbing in most parts of the country, the covid-induced restrictions will be lifted in a phased manner in many states from next week. For instance, Maharashtra has proposed to implement a five-stage plan to ease curbs while in …
  • Tabs with pre-loaded teaching for Naga students; aim to do away with poor internet link June 6, 2021 3:32 am GUWAHATI: India’s third most backward district, Kiphire in Nagaland, has launched free mobile tablets to all students in government schools between Classes 8 and 12 when students in several other districts in the northeast are being forced to climb hills …
  • Are We Only This Much? June 5, 2021 11:49 pm The present government of Nagaland under the coalition political parties called progressive Democratic Alliance (PDA) have not lived upto the name and nomenclature. Progressive Democratic seem to be missing because progress is not much visible and …
  • Plantation drives mark World Environment Day in Nagaland June 5, 2021 11:49 pm Members of Leangkonger Village Students’ Union after the tree plantation drive on June 5. Dimapur, June 5 (EMN): Plantation drives marked the World Environment Day celebrations across different parts of Nagaland on Saturday on the theme “Ecosystem …
  • Wait and watch is proving costly – Nagaland Health department on Covid-19 deaths June 5, 2021 11:49 pm Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, May 5 (EMN): Nagaland has witnessed a decline in the number of new Covid-19 cases for two weeks in a row and deaths too have decreased marginally for the first time in a month, amid total lockdown, but the Health department …
  • COVID-19 Cases Down But Deaths Up In Punjab June 5, 2021 8:47 pm CHANDIGARH – The second wave is already flattening in the state, but there seems to be no relief from Covid deaths as the state’s case fatality ratio (CFR) has started going up once again. At present the state’s CFR is 2.6 per cent, which means for every …
  • Curbs eased further in Delhi; Tamil Nadu, Himachal, Goa extend restrictions till June 14 June 5, 2021 7:41 pm By PTI NEW DELHI/MUMBAI: With COVID cases declining, Delhi will see further relaxation in lockdown, including reopening of markets and malls and resumption of metro services, from June 7 while Maharashtra will implement a five-level plan to ease curbs …
  • North-East India: Are rain-deficit years becoming the new normal? June 5, 2021 12:30 pm The just concluded (March to May) pre-monsoon season may have helped entrench an undeniable trend of nagging rainfall deficits over North-East India even when the rest of the country witnesses a rainfall normal or even surplus season. This pre-monsoon left …
  • Southwest monsoon to cover Karnataka in 48 hours; northeast states to receive rains June 5, 2021 10:30 am The southwest monsoon, which hit the coast of Kerala two days behind its regular schedule on Thursday, is most likely to reach Goa and Maharashtra early next week, according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD). What will happen in the next 48 …
  • At 1.2 lakh, India logs lowest daily COVID cases in 58 days; active cases dip to 15,55,248 June 5, 2021 9:25 am Image Source : PTI Srinagar: A woman crosses a street during lockdown imposed in Jammu and Kashmir administration to contain the surge in COVID-19 cases India reported 1,20,529 fresh COVID-19 cases, the lowest single-day rise in infections in around two …
  • Yetekinibi: An E-Commerce Platform From Nagaland Breaking The Barriers June 5, 2021 5:43 am -Partha Prawal They strive to be the platform that connects people “digitally” and they are more than just being an e-commerce site! They are also a platform for the local entrepreneurs- not just of Nagaland, but for the entire northeast! It’s Yetekinibi …
  • Tobacco epidemic in India :: Dr Dhaneshwor Naorem June 5, 2021 3:26 am Tobacco epidemic in India : Are we doing enough ? Dr Dhaneshwor Naorem * Every year, 31st May is observed as 'World No Tobacco Day,' highlighting the health risks associated with tobacco use, and advocating for effective policies to reduce tobacco …
  • Will not allow corona to conquer over us — Kikheto June 5, 2021 12:58 am Y Kiheto Sema along with other officials after declaration of CCC in Medziphema on June 4. Dimapur, June 4 (EMN): The nodal officer for Covid-19 Dimapur district, Y Kikheto Sema has exhorted the healthcare workers and public of Medziphema to be bold, …
  • For Our “Eco-Systems Restoration” June 5, 2021 12:57 am The word “Happy” is often associated to wish someone or celebrate an occasions – be it a birthday, an anniversary, mother’s day, father’s day, women’s day, Valentine’s Day, etc. It is an expression of our love, concern and acknowledgement of the person and …
  • Northeast students’ campaign for ‘a chapter for NE’ storms Twitter June 5, 2021 12:57 am Our Reporter Dimapur, June 4 (EMN): The “Twitter Storm” campaign organised by various organisations and universities from the Northeast from 6 pm to 8 pm on Friday ended successfully with its hash tags #AchapterforNE #NortheastMatters trending in the …
  • World Environment Day: Plastic returns, nature hits back June 5, 2021 12:57 am Representational image (EM Images) Livine Khrozhoh Dimapur, June 4 (EMN): On this day in 2018, Nagaland commemorated World Environment Day by announcing to become a plastic-free state, rising to the grave environmental challenge posed by non-degradable …
  • BCCI finalises plans to build indoor facilities in the North East June 4, 2021 9:19 pm Express News Service CHENNAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has finalised plans to build six indoor practice facilities in the North East region. While work for the project has already begun, the construction work has been delayed by the …
  • A Lesson Every Indian Should Learn June 4, 2021 8:38 am Popular television anchor Rahul Kanwal’s inadvertent “Don’t worry, you are in Nagaland, electricity goes off even in India” remark during India Today’s recent primetime show sparked an outrage, forcing him to apologise for the faux pas. He said it was a “ …
  • State slips 4 places, key SDGs not up to mark June 4, 2021 4:40 am By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR :  Odisha has slipped four places in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) rankings released by the NITI Aayog for 2020-21. From 15th slot last year, it has fallen a few notches down to 19th rank.  Though its …
  • NUSU opposes racism against NE people June 3, 2021 7:27 pm Dimapur, June 3 (EMN): Nagaland University Students’ Union (NUSU) of all four campuses namely NUSU (L), NUSU (KC), SU: SASRD and SETSU have opposed the discrimination faced by Northeast Indians in their own motherland and have collectively joined hands …
  • ANPSA Dimapur extends support to Covid workers June 3, 2021 7:27 pm Dimapur, June 3 (EMN): Dimapur unit and Chümoukedima sub-unit of the All Nagaland Private Schools’ Association (ANPSA) have donated complete PPE suits along with masks, gloves, hand sanitisers to the frontline workers. The equipment was handed over to the …
  • NPFLP seeks Governor’s intervention for NIA probe June 3, 2021 7:27 pm Dimapur, June 3 (EMN): Accusing the PDA government of functioning in an arbitrary and dictatorial manner by abusing its power, the NPF legislature party (NPFLP) has sought the intervention of the Governor for a thorough NIA investigation. NPFLP …
  • Amend Height Criteria For Arunachal IPS Candidates: CM Pema Khandu To Centre June 3, 2021 5:51 pm -Zangmu Dingla, NET Correspondent, Arunachal Pradesh Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu and BJP MP Tapi Gao have urged the Centre to amend a service condition that requires an eligible candidate to be of a certain height to become an IPS officer. …
  • JNV selection test 2021 for Class 6 postponed again June 3, 2021 10:31 am The Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti (NVS) has again decided to postpone the entrance test for the admission of class 6 students for the session 2021-22 in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya in Mizoram, Meghalaya, and Nagaland. The Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection …
  • Not everyone has home isolation facilities, Gauhati HC to Nagaland govt June 3, 2021 7:44 am
  • ICAR-NRC on Mithun celebrates foundation day June 3, 2021 2:35 am Dimapur, June 2 (EMN): ICAR-National Research Centre on Mithun (ICAR-NRCM), Medziphema, celebrated its 33rd foundation day on June 2 through video conferencing. ICAR-NRCM is the only research institute that exclusively works on the Mithun. Temjen Imna …
  • Rare Nagaland bambook settles well in Wagamon June 2, 2021 8:38 am A rare bamboo from Nagaland in northeast India has found a second home in picturesque Wagamon in Idukki district of Kerala, courtesy a conservation programme of the Jawaharlal Nehru Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute (JNTBGRI). The bamboo …