Thaksin breaks silence to cite tyranny in the name of justice

BANGKOK, August 30 (Reuters): Thailand’s former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra on Wednesday made his first public comment since his sister fled the country last week, breaking a long silence with a Twitter post that appeared to denounce the Thai justice system as tyrannical. Thaksin’s sister, Yingluck Shinawatra, 50, whose government was ousted by the military […]

YouTube changes its logo for the first time

YouTube changes its logo for the first time

Google-owned YouTube has refreshed its iconic logo and introduced some major design changes to its desktop and mobile apps. Unlike minor tweaks, this is the biggest change the YouTube logo has received over the years. The logo ditches the red colour inside the “Tube” part of the name and places the now familiar play icon […]

Hasbro sues DC Comics over Bumblebee

Hasbro sues DC Comics over Bumblebee

Hasbro, owner of the Transformers brand, has filed a suit against Warner Bros and DC Comics over Bumblebee trademark. The lawsuit was filed on Monday. It claims that the DC Bumblebee, a teenage girl with the ability to shrink, could easily be confused with the autobot Bumblebee, reports variety.com. Hasbro has a lot riding on […]

NPYC to rally against failure of govt

NPYC to rally against failure of govt

Our Correspondent Kohima | August 30 The Nagaland Pradesh Youth Congress (NPYC) executive Committee held a meeting with Roselina Tirkcy, MLA Assam and secretary Indian Youth Congress (IYC) incharge of Nagaland Pradesh Youth Congress here today at Congress Bhavan. The Executive Committee members of NPYC with visiting dignitaries held thorough and threadbare deliberation on several […]

‘Entrepreneurs awakening on projects viability’

‘Entrepreneurs awakening on projects viability’

Morung Express News Dimapur | August 30 North Eastern Development Finance Corporation Ltd. (NEDFi) in association collaboration with Entrepreneurs Associates Nagaland, organized a one-day ‘Business summit’ on the theme “Entrepreneurs awakening on projects viability” here at Hotel Lake Shilloi on Wednesday. President, Business Association of Nagas (BAN), Thungbemo Murry, the theme speaker of the summit […]

NEPEx test preparedness level of state in event of disaster

NEPEx test preparedness level of state in event of disaster

Dimapur, august 30 (MExN/DIPR): The Nagaland State Disaster Management Authority in association with all the District Disaster Management Authority conducted state wide Nagaland Emergency Preparedness Exercise on August 30 simulating earthquake of 8.4 Ritcher scale. The mock exercise was conducted basically to test the preparedness level and capacity of the state in the event of […]

Former loyalists lose faith in Myanmar’s democracy icon

Former loyalists lose faith in Myanmar’s democracy icon

Denis D. Gray Associated Press As Aung San Suu Kyi launched a national struggle against decades of harsh military rule, one medical student worked tirelessly at her side, facing down gun-wielding soldiers trying to crush the surging pro-democracy movement. For her activism and loyalty, Ma Thida suffered six years of mostly solitary imprisonment and nearly […]

Juvenile Justice System: Protecting the child

Morung Express News Dimapur | August 30 A workshop/consultative meet on Juvenile Justice System organized by Dimapur District Legal Services Authority (DDLSA) was held at DC’s Conference Hall Dimapur on Wednesday. Delivering the keynote address, Judicial Magistrate First Class/Juvenile Justice Board Chairman, W.V. Patton said that the objective of the juvenile justice system was to […]

Is North Korea winning deterrence war with US?

Is North Korea winning deterrence war with US?

Eric Talmadge Associated Press Conventional wisdom says that if North Korea were ever to use its nuclear weapons, it would be an act of suicide. But brace yourself for what deterrence experts call the “theory of victory.” To many who have studied how nuclear strategies actually work, it’s conceivable North Korea could escalate to a […]

Freedom to do what we have reason to value

Aheli Moitra Of late, the judiciary in the Indian Union has pronounced several significant judgments. With the help of submissions from several states in the Indian Union that raised objection to the Central government claiming rights over the citizen’s body, the Supreme Court held privacy as a fundamental right. On August 24, a nine-judge bench […]

Six reasons why you should include green tea in your diet

Hariprasad V.R. IANS Coffee and black tea have long featured as preferred beverage options for a lot of people. However, rising awareness about the need to improve lifestyles has led to increased consumption of healthier alternatives such as green tea. The antibacterial, antifungal and antioxidant properties of this variety of tea address several health issues […]

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