Students showcase science projects

Students showcase science projects

  Morung Express News Dimapur | August 9 Students from around 13 schools under Dimapur district on Thursday showcased different science projects focusing on common problems and its solutions during a State Level INSPIRE Science Exhibition and Project Competition 2017 Part –II at Government Higher Secondary School, Dimapur.   Innovation in Science Pursuit for Inspired […]

Governor suggests corpus fund

  Our Correspondent Kohima | August 9   Nagaland State Governor P.B. Acharya today suggested raising a corpus fund for Kohima College amounting to Rs. 1 crore. Addressing the golden jubilee celebration of Kohima College here, Acharya said he is ready to contribute initial seed money of Rs. 1 lakh and the rest be borne […]

Halle Berry on Malia Obama as a PA

Halle Berry on Malia Obama as a PA

    Actor Halle Berry has revealed how Malia Obama was as production assistant on her sci-fi drama, ‘Extant’. Berry said that the daughter of former president Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama is a ‘smart, beautiful young woman,’. “She was fantastic,” Berry said of Malia. The 19-year-old will be attending Harvard University […]

Now, an instant credit card against your savings account

  Mumbai, August 9 (PTI): Ahead of the festive season, ICICI Bank today introduced an instant credit card which can be availed online and helps a customer to start shopping even before the plastic card gets delivered.   “(The card) will empower our customers to instantly get the credit card online in a few steps […]

Act against ‘atrocities’ on Telangana’s Dalits, Congress tells panels

  New Delhi/Hyderabad, August 9 (IANS): The Congress on Wednesday urged the NHRC and the National Commission for Scheduled Castes to direct the Telangana government to take action against police officials allegedly responsible for committing atrocities on Dalits in Karimnagar district.   A delegation of Congress leaders led by All India Congress Committee Secretary R.C. […]

Cyber Coordination Centre made operational: IT Min

  New Delhi, August 9 (PTI): The first phase of National Cyber Coordination Centre, set up to scan the country’s web traffic to detect cyber security threats, has been made operational now, Parliament was informed today.   NCCC scans internet traffic coming into the country to detect real-time cyber threat and alert various organisations as […]

Reliance Foundation’s Rs 10 cr aid for 4 flood-hit Gujarat villages

  Banaskantha, August 9 (IANS): Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries’ (RIL) philanthropic arm on Wednesday announced it is in talks with the Gujarat government to adopt four worst affected villages in flood-hit Banaskantha district for rehabilitation beyond the immediate relief efforts.   “This will include construction of new homes, schools, healthcare facilities, community hall and other […]

Government notifies dates for filing first GST returns

New Delhi, August 9 (IANS): In line with the recommendations of Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council, the government has notified dates for filing of first GST returns, for the months of July and August.   The date of filing returns was extended earlier by the Council by a month to give more time to […]

Trump, North Korea trade escalating threats of fire

Trump, North Korea trade escalating threats of fire

    SEOUL, South Korea, August 9 (AP) — North Korea and the United States traded escalating threats, with President Donald Trump threatening Pyongyang “with fire and fury like the world has never seen” and the North’s military claiming Wednesday it was examining its plans for attacking Guam.   The comments follow reports that North […]

Democracy under attack by communal, repressive forces: Sonia

    New Delhi, August 9 (IANS) Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday expressed concern over “attacks on democracy” by “communal and repressive forces” in the country.   The Congress President, participating in a special discussion to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Quit India Movement, said attempts were being made to destroy the foundation […]

Hong Kong cleans up 93 tonnes of palm oil; beaches smothered by spill

Hong Kong cleans up 93 tonnes of palm oil; beaches smothered by spill

    ONG KONG, August 9 (Reuters) – Hong Kong stepped up efforts on Wednesday to clean up a massive palm oil spill, with authorities scooping up more than 90 tonnes of foul-smelling, styrofoam-like clumps in one of the worst environmental disasters to blight the territory’s waters.   Dead fish, shells, rocks, plastic bottles and […]