U.N. rights boss Bachelet urges Egypt to overturn mass death sentences

U.N. rights boss Bachelet urges Egypt to overturn mass death sentences

Michelle Bachelet speaks in Geneva, Switzerland on September 3. (REUTERS Photo)   GENEVA, September 9 (Reuters): United Nations human rights chief Michelle Bachelet on Sunday urged Egypt’s appeals court to overturn mass death sentences handed down by a lower court after what she said was an “unfair trial”.   The former Chilean President, who took office […]

Huami launches 2 new smartwatches in India

Huami launches 2 new smartwatches in India

New Delhi, September 9 (IANS): Xiaomi-backed wearable brand Huami on Sunday launched two smartwatches “Amazfit Pace” and “Amazfit Cor” for fitness enthusiasts in India.   Priced at Rs 9,999, “Amazfit Pace” is equipped with a 2.4 GB on-board media storage, heart rate sensor and monitoring, built-in GPS, distance, time, pace and calorie-tracking features.   Water-resistant “Amazfit […]

NEW DELHI, SEPTEMBER 9 (PTI): As many as 600-750 Indian companies have been acquired annually over the last decade with an average transaction size of Rs 200 crore, says a report.   According to the CII-PwC report ‘Value Creation: Laying the Foundation for Mergers and Acquisitions’, more than 3,400 Indian companies, both in public and […]

Jack Ma’s retirement: What it means for India

Jack Ma’s retirement: What it means for India

New Delhi, September 9 (IANS): That he speaks impeccable English despite being a Chinese comes from the fact that Jack Yun Ma, Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of e-commerce behemoth Alibaba, graduated from Hangzhou Teacher’s Institute with a major in English and later became a teacher, imparting lessons in the same language.   Strange are the […]

CM’s relief fund received only 2.25 cr: Governor

CM’s relief fund received only 2.25 cr: Governor

Nagaland Governor calls for more contributions to disaster relief   DIMAPUR, SEPTEMBER 8 (MExN): Nagaland State Governor, PB Acharya today appealed to all stakeholders to contribute towards the funds required for restoration of damages caused by the recent landslides and flash floods in Nagaland.   Informing that the state requires Rs 800 Crore for the […]

Shoppers at New Market Dimapur asked to be cautious

DIMAPUR, SEPTEMBER 8 (MExN): The New Market Business Owners Association (NMBOA) has advised the public to be wary of “anti social elements” that might be “lurking to carry out their illegal activities and victimize the public, especially shoppers.”   A press note from the NMBOA especially asked shoppers in New Market Dimapur to be cautious, […]

‘Nagas cannot afford to live in isolation’

‘Nagas cannot afford to live in isolation’

ENSF President Sepili Sangtam addressing the 1st Fresher’s Social cum Cultural Session of six federating units of Eastern Nagaland Students’ Union Kohima on September 8.    ENSU Kohima converges for first 1st Fresher’s Social cum Cultural Session     Our Correspondent Kohima | September 8   Nagaland State PWD Minister, Tongpang Ozukum today said that Nagas cannot […]

KU peace team meets Khango

NSCN leader urged to join the peace process   Morung Express News Dimapur | September 8   The apex body of the Konyak civil society, Konyak Union, met the impeached Chairman of the NSCN (K), Lt. Gen (rtd) Khango Konyak. A KU team met Khango somewhere on the Myanmar side of the international border.   […]

NSCN (IM) holds consultative meet with Lotha Hoho

NSCN (IM) holds consultative meet with Lotha Hoho

Delegates who attended the consultative meet between the NSCN (IM) and the Lotha Hoho held on September 8.   DIMAPUR, SEPTEMBER 8 (MExN): The NSCN (IM) held a consultative meeting with the Lotha Hoho and its district units today at Hotel Saramati, Dimapur.   A press note from the MIP of the NSCN (IM) informed […]