India’s Economy: Tough Macro and a better Micro in 2018

Prof. Mithilesh Kumar Sinha Finance officer, Nagaland University, Lumami   If 2017 was the year of disruption, the government will be hoping that 2018 shapes up as a year of consolidation. Most analysts expect economic growth to pick up in 2018, helped by a global recovery and a domestic manufacturing rebound. Recent indicators of exports, core […]

Stop harassment, beg kin of deceased CBI Judge Loya

Mumbai, January 14 (IANS): Dismissing any “suspicions” over the death of CBI Special Judge Brijgopal Harkishan Loya, his family members on Sunday appealed to the media, lawyers, NGOs and others “not to harass” them in the matter.   Addressing a hurriedly convened press conference, Anuj Loya and other relatives said that for the family, Judge […]

Trump cancelled UK visit over lack of ‘enough love’: report

 London, January 14 (PTI): Donald Trump had cancelled his next month’s visit to the UK after the British government did not show him “enough love”, according to a media report quoting a source close to the US President.   Trump had claimed that his abrupt decision to cancel the working visit on February 26 and […]

Myanmar, Bangladesh meet amid doubts about Rohingya repatriation plan

Myanmar, Bangladesh meet amid doubts about Rohingya repatriation plan

Hamid Hussain, a 71-year-old Rohingya refugee cuts firewood after an interview with Reuters at Kutupalong camp, near Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh on January 13, 2018. (REUTERS Photo)   DHAKA/YANGON, January 14 (Reuters): Hamid Hussain, a 71-year-old Rohingya Muslim farmer, first fled Myanmar for Bangladesh in 1992. He went home the next year under a repatriation deal […]

You might prevent spam in WhatsApp soon

San Francisco, January 14 (IANS): WhatsApp is working on a feature in its app which will empower its users to prevent spam messages in the next update version 2.17.430, an app watcher said.   According to WABetaInfo, a fan website that tests new features, the feature is still in its beta version and isn’t officially […]

Anxiety could be an early indicator of Alzheimer’s

New York, January 14 (IANS): Is your elderly grandfather showing higher levels of anxiety? Beware, it may signal the early manifestation of Alzheimer’s disease, researchers warned.   Alzheimer’s disease is a neurodegenerative condition that causes the decline of cognitive function and the inability to carry out daily life activities.   The findings showed that worsening […]

N.Korea urges South to work toward national reunification

Pyongyang, January 14 (IANS): North Korea on Sunday continued its public relations offensive on South Korea, calling on Seoul to work with the North in creating conditions for future national reunification. “To the Korean nation that has undergone the tragedy of division for many years, it is a vital demand which can no longer be […]

‘Development for Naga people’ JD (U)’s poll plank for Nagaland

‘Development for Naga people’ JD (U)’s poll plank for Nagaland

KC Tyagi (Middle) addressing press conference in Kohima on January 13. (Morung Photo)   • Some sitting legislators seeking Party’s ticket • Alliance with DAN under ‘serious review’   Our Correspondent Kohima | January 13   The Janata Dal (United) will contest the upcoming election to 13th Nagaland Legislative Assembly (NLA) with the theme “Development […]

Naga Hoho up the ante for ‘Solution before Election’

Urges Naga people to ‘gear up and defend the inherent rights’   Kohima, January 13 (MExN): Upping the ante for ‘Solution before Election’ demand, the Naga Hoho today appealed the “Naga people from different walks of life to gear up and defend the inherent rights of the Naga people and not to allow holding of […]

Dimapur: 3 held for selling ‘PUMA’ products illegally

Dimapur, January 13 (MExN): Three persons were arrested by the Dimapur Police on January 12 for illegal possession and sales of “counterfeit/duplicate PUMA products with Trade Marks (Cat logo),” an official release informed today.   “The East PS Personnel along with the an attorney of PUMA Company from Mangalore conducted a joint raid in few […]

More border security for poll bound Nagaland

Morung Express News Dimapur | January 13   Even as a formal agreement is in the offing between the governments of India and Myanmar to streamline the free movement of people along the Indo-Myanmar border, the Election Commission of India has now requested increasing security presence along the border in view of the upcoming elections […]