Corrected story of Naga Club and Simon Commission Petition

Thepfulhouvi Solo. I F S Retd (RR-68) Retd Principal Secretary, Nagaland   The Naga Club changed the History of the Naga. Many Writers have written about it, some overdosed, others under dosed. This Writer makes an attempt to bring it out ‘it is as it is’ for future generations to reminiscence it. If you like read […]

Indefinite shutdown to continue in Darjeeling, says GJM

Kolkata, July 6 (IANS) The indefinite shutdown in north Bengal hills to press for a separate Gorkhaland state will continue, the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) announced on Thursday, accusing the administration in Jalpaiguri and Siliguri of blocking supplies of essential items to the troubled region.   “The strike will continue and the next meeting will […]

US, China grow further apart as North Korean threat rises

US, China grow further apart as North Korean threat rises

BEIJING, July 6 (AP) — U.S. President Donald Trump’s hopes for China’s help with restraining North Korea appear to have gone nowhere, with the two sides growing further apart as their approaches and concerns diverge.   China shows no sign of caving to U.S. pressure to tighten the screws on North Korea, while the North’s […]

IIT-Guwahati launches programme to boost cybersecurity

Kolkata, July 6 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, is offering a bounty for ethical hackers to enhance its cybersecurity through a programme called ‘Bug Bounty’.   In the programme, white hat hackers use their skills to test and expose cyber vulnerabilities of protected systems and networks of the institute, before black hat hackers […]

Modi addresses first India-Israel CEOs meet, $5 bn worth MoUs inked

Modi addresses first India-Israel CEOs meet, $5 bn worth MoUs inked

Tel Aviv, July 6 (IANS) A new chapter has opened in Indo-Israeli relations driven by the desire to improve the lives of both peoples, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday, addressing the first joint meeting of CEOs, who, among themselves, signed MoUs worth $5 billion on the sidelines of Modi’s Israel visit.   “New […]

Robot wars: knee surgery marks new battleground for companies

Robot wars: knee surgery marks new battleground for companies

LONDON, July 6 (Reuters) – The world’s top medical technology companies are turning to robots to help with complex knee surgery, promising quicker procedures and better results in operations that often leave patients dissatisfied.   Demand for artificial replacement joints is growing fast, as baby boomers’ knees and hips wear out, but for the past […]

Dimapur, Nagaland…

Dimapur, Nagaland…

Two person attempts to wade through a flooded area at Purana Bazaar B, Dimapur on Thursday morning even as incessant rain on Wednesday night inundated many parts of Dimapur on. Low lying areas of Dimapur are flooded every year during monsoon without any respite. (Morung Photo)

Flood relief measures initiated in Manipur

Newmai News Network Imphal | July 6   Manipur Chief Minister, N Biren Singh said that the State Government of Manipur has taken up various relief measures and immediate steps have been taken to tackle the recent flood situation of the State. This was stated by him today at the press conference held at CM’s […]

Kovind likely to get votes of seven Tripura MLAs

Agartala, July 6 (IANS): Though the BJP has no elected lawmaker in Left-ruled Tripura, the party-led NDA presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind is likely to get votes from seven MLAs – one from Congress and six Trinamool Congress (TMC).   Congress MLA Ratanlal Nath, former opposition leader of Tripura, reached Guwahati on Wednesday while the […]