IS built in staying power with global jihadis

IS built in staying power with global jihadis

The Islamic State group’s mix of a local insurgency and digitally-connected global jihadis gives the group staying power and the means to relaunch its future, from small cells of extremists escaping the war zone in Iraq and Syria to those who never went there in the first place.   The impending loss of Mosul and […]

Motorola brings 4th generation ‘Moto E’ series to India

New Delhi, July 12 (IANS): Extending its ‘Moto’ series in India, Lenovo-owned Motorola on Wednesday launched ‘Moto E4’ and ‘Moto E4 Plus’ smartphones.   The Rs 9,999 ‘Moto E4 Plus’ will be available as a Flipkart exclusive from 11.59 p.m. of July 12, with launch offers including data plans from Jio and Idea. The Rs […]

1997 Asian Crisis Lessons Lost

Jomo Kwame Sundaram Inter Press Service   After months of withstanding speculative attacks on its national currency, the Thai central bank let it ‘float’ on 2 July 1997, allowing its exchange rate to drop suddenly. Soon, currencies and stock markets throughout the region came under pressure as easily reversible short-term capital inflows took flight in […]

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SBI waives charge on IMPS fund transfer of up to Rs 1,000 New Delhi, July 12 (PTI): Country’s largest bank SBI has waived charges for fund transfer of up to Rs 1,000 through its IMPS (Immediate Payment Service) to promote small transactions. State Bank of India had been charging Rs 5 along with the applicable […]

Hope Academy: Three-Day summer camp held

Hope Academy: Three-Day summer camp held

Three-Day summer camp on the theme ‘Love’ was held for the students and teachers of Hope Academy, Dimapur from July 10 to 12 with worship team and resource persons from the Sinai Ministry. The highlights of the summer camp included praise and worship, craft, games and activities and learning sessions. (Morung Photo)

Houses destroyed by fire in Zunheboto

Houses destroyed by fire in Zunheboto

Three houses were destroyed and several families were affected when a fire broke out on the night of July 11 at South Point West Colony, Zunheboto. According to Vihoi Xukhepu, a victim, the cause of the fire was due to electric short circuit. Properties worth several lakhs were destroyed, however no loss of lives have […]

DIET Chiechama wins national award for Innovative Practices

DIET Chiechama wins national award for Innovative Practices

KOHIMA, July 12 (MExN): The District Institute of Education and Training (DIET) Chiechama won the ‘All India Competition on Innovative Practices and Experiments in Education for Schools and Teacher Education Institutions’ for its project titled, ‘The School Organic Garden Project.’ DIET Chiechama was earlier shortlisted as one of the 10 finalists from across the country […]

Sensitization workshop on cluster development

Sensitization workshop on cluster development

Morung Express News Dimapur | July 12   A ‘Sensitization workshop on cluster development’ organized by Regional Resource Centre on Cluster Development (IIE) and sponsored by Development Commissioner of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprise, Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprise, was held here at ‘Bookmarc’ conference hall on Wednesday.   The workshop focused on […]

LRD Secretary visits rubber plantation in Wokha district

LRD Secretary visits rubber plantation in Wokha district

Morung Express News Dimapur | July 12   A team of Land Resources Department officers led by its Secretary, Y. Kikheto Sema IAS is on a visit to various districts in connection with the culmination programme of Batch II Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojna (PMKSY).   On Wednesday, the team visited rubber growing villages including […]

CCEM holds consultative meeting on Clean Election

CCEM holds consultative meeting on Clean Election

Phek, July 12 (MExN): A consultative meeting was held at Chozuba Town Baptist Church on July 12, organized by the Chakhesang Clean Election Movement (CCEM). Leaders including the VCC, VDB Secretaries, Head GB, Student, Youth, Women leaders, BLOs, Pastors, Youth Directors, Women Pastors etc from 22 villages, numbering to more than 200 attended the meeting. […]

Arrests of govt officials on corruption charges in Nagaland soon, says BJP state organising secy

Arrests of govt officials on corruption charges in Nagaland soon, says BJP state organising secy

Mokokchung, July 12 (MExN): The State Unit of BJP is presently conducting a tour programme in Mokokchung District. The team led by the state organising secretary, Ananda Narayan Mishra and other state unit officials visited the 27th Town Assembly Constituency today where a programme was held at Aongza Ward.   Delivering the keynote address, the […]

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