Las Vegas attack is deadliest shooting in modern US history

Las Vegas attack is deadliest shooting in modern US history

Police officers stand at the scene of a shooting near the Mandalay Bay resort and casino on the Las Vegas Strip, Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017, in Las Vegas. Multiple victims were being transported to hospitals after a shooting late Sunday at a music festival on the Las Vegas Strip. (AP Photo   Las Vegas, October […]

Nelli Sanchu wins Miss Diva Nagaland 2017

Nelli Sanchu wins Miss Diva Nagaland 2017

In a glittering event, the first ever Miss Diva Nagaland 2017 concluded with Nelli Sanchu winning the title followed by 1st runner up Ayusang Jamir and 2nd runner up Lito Achumi.   The chief guest for the event was Linda Solo Director of Youth resource and sports. The chief Judge was Imlibenla Wati (Miss Super […]

Miss Dimapur 2017 announces registration

Miss Dimapur 2017 announces registration

Registration for the annual district Miss Dimapur pageant will be held on October 10 at IMC reception hall between 11:30 AM-1:30 PM which will also be the last date for submission of forms. All interested are requested to bring in their full Biodata along with one passport and full length photo.   The current year […]

Politics of Justice: Equality & Equity

The worldview and praxis of Equality and Equity advocate for the end of hierarchy. Fundamentally, this is the goal of any revolution to topple structures of elitism and classism that cause societal divides. While equality aims to ensure that everyone gets a fair opportunity in order to have a full life, equity involves trying and […]

SUSTAINABILITY AND CLIMATE CHANGE: A NEXUS DUO

  “…this is the only home we have and, as environmentalist are fond of saying Mother Nature doesn’t do bailouts… So, we better find a better way to grow”. – Thomas L. Friedman   Kelengol Neikha Asst. Prof.,Dept. of Economics, St. Joseph’s College, Jakhama Improving living standards for mankind has become a single oriented goal […]

Rates and risks to affect index movements

Mumbai, October 2 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India’s monetary policy review, coupled with macro-economic data points and expectations of an economic stimulus package, are expected to set the course for Indian equity indices during the truncated week’s trade sessions.   According to observers, market movements will also be affected by geo-political developments, direction of […]

Economic agreements likely during Jaitley’s Bangladesh visit

New Delhi, October 2 (IANS) India and Bangladesh are likely to ink major economic agreements during the official visit of Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to Dhaka beginning from Tuesday.   According to the Ministry of Finance, Jaitley will arrive in Dhaka on Tuesday for a two-day official visit.   Major economic pacts like US […]

Journalists across India protest growing intolerance against criticism

New Delhi, October 2 (IANS) Hundreds of journalists on Monday formed human chains at various places across the country to protest intimidation of the media and the killings of scribes, including the murders of Gauri Lankesh in Bengaluru and Shantanu Bhowmick in Tripura, and to draw attention towards “increasing intolerance against criticism”.   Scores of […]

Rahul needs to remove Italian glasses to see development: Shah

Ahmedabad, October 2 (PTI) BJP chief Amit Shah today said Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi needed to remove “Italian glasses” and wear “Gujarati glasses” to see the kind of development that had taken place under the BJP in Gujarat.   Addressing a gathering in Porbandar during the launch of the second phase of the Gujarat […]

Gauri Lankesh case: SIT has got clues, says Karna Minister

Bengaluru, October 2 (PTI) Karnataka Home Minister Ramalinga Reddy today claimed the Special Investigation Team probing the killing of senior Kannada journalist Gauri Lankesh has got clues and is in the process of gathering evidence.   Gauri Lankesh, known to be an anti-establishment voice with strident anti-right wing views, was shot dead at close range […]

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