Nagaland govt notifies on GST ACT 2017

Kohima, November 7 (DIPR): In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (3) of section 9 of the Nagaland Goods and Services Tax Act, 2017 (4 of 2017), the State Government, on the recommendations of the Council, has made the following amendments in the notification of the Government of Nagaland, Finance Department (Revenue Branch) F.NO.FIN/REV- […]

Demonstration on VVPAT held at Mokokchung

Demonstration on VVPAT held at Mokokchung

DC Mokokchung Sushil Kumar Patel watches the operation and application of VVPAT during the demonstration held in the ADC (Planning) Conference Hall on November 7. (DIPR Photo)   Mokokchung, November 7 (DIPR): Demonstration on use of Voters Verifiable Paper Audit Trial (VVPAT) machine was held at ADC (Planning) conference hall on November 7. The demonstration […]

EROs & AEROs to impart special summary revision training

Kohima, November 7 (DIPR): Training on EROs & AEROs on special drive was held on November 6 at DC’s Conference Hall, Kohima.   CEO, Nagaland, Abhijit Sinha in his opening address stated that this special drive is held for empowerment in electoral rolls and enrolment of all eligible citizens during the Special Summary Revision, 2018 […]

Changtongya Branch commemorates 50 years celebration of NStCB Ltd

Changtongya, November 6 (DIPR): Golden Jubilee celebration commemoration programme of the Nagaland State Co-operative Bank Ltd., Changtongya Branch was held on November 6 at the New Branch Premises.   SDO (Civil), Changtongya Chumlamo Humtsoe on behalf of the Government extended hearty greeting to the staffs of the NSCB Ltd, Changtongya Branch on the occasion. He […]

Zero tolerance towards corruption, extremism: Saudi minister asserts

Riyadh, November 7 (IANS): Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Adel bin Ahmed al-Jubeir said that the country has zero tolerance towards corruption and extremism and dismissed speculation that the shock arrests of princes and ministers amounted to a grab of power by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the media reported.   Saudi Arabia has a “zero […]

Jailed Hong Kong democracy activists win last chance to appeal

Jailed Hong Kong democracy activists win last chance to appeal

Pro-democracy activists Joshua Wong, Alex Chow and Nathan Law walk out of the Court of Final Appeal in Hong Kong, China on November 7.( REUTERS Photo)   HONG KONG, November 7 (Reuters): A Hong Kong court on Tuesday allowed three jailed young activists, who spearheaded pro-democracy protests that brought much of the Chinese-ruled city to […]

China detains 10 North Koreans amid possible defector crackdown

SEOUL, November 7 (Reuters): Ten North Koreans, including a three-year-old child, have been detained in China, where they face being deported back to the North, two sources with direct knowledge of the situation told Reuters.   The group was trying to defect to South Korea but were detained by Chinese police in the northeastern city […]

Important to be authentic: Nicole

Important to be authentic: Nicole

Singer-songwriter Nicole Scherzinger says at a time when the music industry is “over-saturated”, it’s vital to stand out with authenticity in one’s work. The singer, who rose to fame as part of The Pussycat Dolls, spoke to Britain’s OK! Magazine, about her learnings, reports   “I’ve become more relaxed about things, that’s for sure. […]

Ben Affleck says he wants to be ‘part of the solution’

Ben Affleck says he wants to be ‘part of the solution’

Ben Affleck says the storm of sexual harassment allegations engulfing Hollywood has led him to examine his own behaviour.   In an interview yesterday with The Associated Press for the superhero film “Justice League,” Affleck said he’s “looking at my own behaviour ad addressing that and making sure I’m part of the solution.”   After […]

Miss Nagaland 2017 final audition on Nov 8

The final audition for Miss Nagaland 2017 under the tutelage of Beauty and Aesthetic Society of Nagaland (BASN) will be held on November 8 at 10:00 am at Eastgate Hotel.   Through a release, BASN informed that the 14 contestants who made it through the preliminary audition will audition along with the district runners up […]

‘Malnutrition, anaemia pose huge health challenge to India’

Mumbai, November 7 (IANS): Sounding alarm bells, The Global Nutrition Report 2017 says India faces a serious challenge stemming from both under-nutrition and obesity leading to various health, social and economic problems. Among 140 countries, including India, the GNR-2017 found “significant burdens” of key forms of malnutrition as indicators of the broad trends, the findings […]

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