Nagaland: News in Pictures

Nagaland: News in Pictures

Governor of Nagaland, PB Acharya with the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Belgium, Jan Luykx (left) at Raj Bhavan Kohima on May 7. The Ambassador called on the Governor during his visit to the state of Nagaland. (Photo Courtesy/ PRO Raj Bhavan)

Educational Fair underway at Kohima

Kohima, May 7 (MExN): A four-day Educational Fair organized by EduCentre with YouthNet under the IMPACT 5000 by 18 Program and in partnership with the Government of Nagaland and Runway began at the DeOriental Grand Hotel, Kohima on May 7. Krupanidhi Group of institutions is the event partner for the Educational Fair in Nagaland.   […]

Daniel wins maiden ATP title in Istanbul

ISTANBUL, MAY 7 (REUTERS): Japan’s Taro Daniel grabbed his first ATP title after beating Tunisian Malek Jaziri 7-6(4) 6-4 in the Istanbul Open final on Sunday.   Daniel, who entered the tournament ranked 114th, and Jaziri, ranked 78th, were both competing in their first ATP final.   Jaziri, who beat world number four Marin Cilic […]

NCVC reiterate ban on picnic;Restricts hunting, fishing

Dimapur, May 7 (MExN): The New Chumukedima Village Council (NCVC) has once again reminded all concerned that picnicking in and around within their village jurisdiction, except parks has been banned with effect from June 1, 2018 until further notice.   “This decision was taken after deliberate discussion by the various village functionaries,” stated a press […]

KMC directs to keep dogs vaccinated and chained

Kohima, May 7 (MExN): The Kohima Municipal Council (KMC) has informed the public that all dogs within the municipal jurisdiction should be kept vaccinated and chained. Dogs let loose and unchained are creating havoc in the garbage accumulated areas and also putting the safety of the public at risk, informed Elizabeth Ngully, Administrator, KMC, who […]

NSU Phagwara-Punjab set up admission helpline

Dimapur, May 7 (MExN): The Naga Students’ Union Phagwara-Punjab (NSUP), formerly known as Naga Students’ Union Jalandhar (NSUJ), has set up admission helpline for the convenience of the new students planning to come from Nagaland and other Naga inhabited areas.   The union in a press release said that it felt the necessity of having […]

Coffee plantation feasible in Pughoboto

Coffee plantation feasible in Pughoboto

Section of gathering attending the Pughoboto Sub-Divisional Planning Board monthly meeting held under the SDPDB Chairman and MLA, Y. Vikheho Swu on May 7. (DIPR Photo)   Pughoboto, May 7 (DIPR): The monthly meeting for the Pughoboto Sub-Divisional Planning Board meeting was held under the SDPDB Chairman and MLA, Y. Vikheho Swu in the presence […]

Modi like mobile phone on speaker mode: Rahul

Modi like mobile phone on speaker mode: Rahul

Congress President Rahul Gandhi rides a bicycle to protest against the fuel price hike at Malur in Kolar. (Image: PTI)   Hosakote /Maluru (Ktk), May 7 (PTI) Congress chief Rahul Gandhi today hit back at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his “PPP Congress” jibe, likening him to a mobile phone on “speaker and airplane” mode […]

700-km long Hyderloop transportation system proposed in Andhra

700-km long Hyderloop transportation system proposed in Andhra

Vijayawada, May 7 (IANS): Hyperloop Transportation Technologies on Monday proposed to set up the Hyperloop transportation system in Andhra Pradesh connecting Anantapur-Amaravati-Vijayawada and Visakhapatnam as part of 700-800-km-long integrated public transit system.   The US-based company presented the pre-feasibility route study to officials from the state Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA) and other nodal state departments. […]

Nestle in $7.1bn Starbucks coffee deal

Nestle in $7.1bn Starbucks coffee deal

New York, May 7 (IANS): Food giant Nestle on Monday announced a $7.1 billion deal with Starbucks for the rights to sell the chains coffee, tea and food products in grocery stores and other outlets globally.   The Swiss consumer goods giant said 500 Starbucks employees would transfer over to its business but they would continue […]

OPPO F7 ‘cricket limited edition’ now in India

OPPO F7 ‘cricket limited edition’ now in India

New Delhi, May 7 (IANS): Chinese smartphone-maker OPPO on Monday launched the F7 “cricket limited edition” in India for Rs 21,990.   The limited edition smartphone will be available in “diamond black” colour on Flipkart and at select OPPO exclusive showrooms across the country.   “With F7 ‘cricket limited edition’, we hope that this phone will […]