AR recover arms & cash

Kohima, June 3 (MExN): Kohima battalion of Assam Rifles reportedly recovered cache of arms & ammunition and cash, including foreign currency, from the residence of NNC (NA) general secretary, Vizosieihou Nagi on June 3 in Jotsoma.   A press release from PRO, HQ IGAR (North) said that an operation was carried out along with police […]

North East Executive Council of Janata Dal (U) constituted

Senchumo Lotha appointed as chairman Dimapur, June 3 (MExN): National president of Janata Dal United, Nitish Kumar has approved the constitution of North East Executive Council (NEEC) of JD(U) with its headquarters in Guwahati, according to a press release from Afaque Ahmad Khan, secretary, JD(U). Senchumo Lotha, president, JD(U) Nagaland has been designated as the […]

Nagaland: News in picture

To observe World Environment Day, Care-Centre for Environment and Rural Poor (C-Cerp) and Centre for Environment Education (CEE) in collaboration with United Nation Environment Programme, Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC), and Government of India conducted event at Little Flower School, Naga Colony, Dimapur. A talk on 3 Rs – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle plastics […]

NSUB condemns murder

Bangalore, June 3 (MExN): Naga Students’ Union Bangalore (NSUB), the apex student body of Nagas in Bangalore, has condemned the killing of a nurse from Ukhrul district of Manipur, who was working at a private hospital in Shillong. Her body was found dumped at Ryandang Briew near Umiam Lake in Meghalaya on May 29.   […]

BJP defers meeting, to celebrate four years of NDA government

Dimapur, June 3 (MExN): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Nagaland unit has informed its party workers that the 7th State Executive Meeting scheduled for June 5 in Kohima is postponed to June 19 as per the Centre’s directive.   A press release from the Media Cell, BJP Nagaland further informed that as resolved in the […]

Rongmei Scholars Association formed

New Delhi, June 3 (MExN): Rongmei Scholars Association (RSA) has been officially formed on June 2 with Delhi as the Head Office. The aim of the association is to provide academic platform, engage with issues pertaining to the welfare of the Rongmei people, and collaborate with research and academic institutions both within the country and […]

Manipur: AMTU alleges anomalies in PDS

Newmai News Network Imphal | June 3 The All Manipur Tribal Union (AMTU) alleged today that there have been cases of “irregular rice transportation and siphoning off of the PDS for Below Poverty Line (BPL) to some traders.”   In this regard, the AMTU has submitted a memorandum to the Minister of Consumer Affairs and […]

Longleng District Task Force coordination meeting held

Longleng, June 3 (DIPR): Longleng District Task Force conducted another coordination meeting for its members on June 1 at the conference hall of the Deputy Commissioner, Longleng. DC Longleng, John Tsulise sangtam chaired the meeting.   The DC exhorted the members to re-dedicate themselves towards the cause of uplifting the status of women in the […]

Northeast showing growth in tax collection: Union Minister

Guwahati, June 3 (IANS): The northeastern states have shown a steady growth in tax collection ranging from 15 to 16.5 per cent against all India growth of 18.3 per cent, Union Minister of State for Finance Shiv Pratap Shukla said on Sunday.   “Though large areas of the region and its populace are exempt from […]

Deliberately wrong RTI replies attract penalty, disciplinary action: Ex-CIC

Quaid Najmi IANS   Even as we witness an alarming trend where RTI replies by various government departments are subsequently denied outright, a former Central Information Commissioner (CIC) has underlined the fact that providing wrong information to any applicant can invite a penalty and disciplinary action.   “Any Information Officer who wilfully provides wrong or […]

Seven die after consuming spurious liquor in Assam

Golaghat (Assam), Jun 3 (PTI):  At least seven people, including a woman, died after allegedly consuming spurious country-made liquor in Golaghat district, the police said today.   The incident took place at Borpathar area under Dhansiri sub-division of Golaghat district.   Seven people have lost their lives in the last 48 hours after allegedly consuming […]

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