BJP youth activists held for trying to forcibly enter Eden Gardens

BJP youth activists held for trying to forcibly enter Eden Gardens

Bhartiya Janta Yuva Morcha (BJYM) activists stage a demonstration outside Eden Gardens to demand removal of pictures of Pakistani cricketers including Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan; in Kolkata on Feb 23, 2019. (Photo: IANS) Kolkata, February 23 (IANS): Activists of Bharatiya Janata Party’s youth wing were arrested on Saturday for trying to forcibly enter the […]

Will respect government decision on Indo-Pak World Cup tie: Kohli

Will respect government decision on Indo-Pak World Cup tie: Kohli

Virat Kohli ‘back to work’ after brief time off (Photo Credit: Virat Kohli/Twitter) Visakhapatnam, February 23 (IANS): India skipper Virat Kohli on Saturday said the team would “respect the government decision” in the wake of the Pulwama terror attack as far as playing Pakistan in the upcoming World Cup is concerned. “Our stand is simple. […]

Nagaland CM moves govt resolution against Citizenship Bill

Nagaland CM moves govt resolution against Citizenship Bill

File photo of Neiphiu Rio | PTI Kohima, February 23 (PTI) Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu RioSaturday tabled a government resolution in the state Assemblywhich outrightly rejected Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB),2016. Moving the resolution in the ongoing assembly session, Riosaid that the bill is being pursued by the Central governmentfor enactment, despite opposition and rejection by […]

EAC team holds meeting with Meghalaya govt officials

Shillong, February 23 (PTI):  Prime Ministers Economic Advisory Council (EAC) chairman Bibek Debroy held a meeting with officials of the North Eastern Council and Meghalaya government here. Debroy and two other members discussed issues related to development of Meghalaya with chief secretary Y Tsering and other senior officials on Friday. “Their visit was to understand […]

Centre extending militaristic approach to northeast: Chidambaram

New Delhi, February 23 (IANS): Former Finance Minister and senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Saturday dared Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take action against Meghalaya Governor Tathagat Roy over his remarks to boycott Kashmiri goods. He said that the Central government was extending its “muscular, militaristic approach” to the northeast which it failed to […]

PAC threatens total shutdown on Feb 28 in Manipur

Newmai News Network Imphal | February 23 People Action Committee (PAC) against the “brutal killing” of Pravish Chanam on Saturday threatened to impose a 24-hour total shutdown of Manipur on February 28. While announcing for the fresh agitation, the PAC alleged that state government of Manipur has failed to take up a “single positive step” […]

Protester killed in police firing in Arunachal Pradesh

Itanagar, February 23 (PTI): One person was killed in police firing when protesters seeking changes in the recommendations by a government-appointed panel for granting permanent residence certificate (PRC) to non-Arunachalees tried to enter the Civil Secretariat here, officials said Saturday. Internet services in the state capital were suspended and the Army was conducting flag marches […]

ANTB caught up in PRC agitation

Morung Express News Dimapur | February 23 Alobo Naga and the Band (ANTB) became unfortunate victim to the ongoing agitation against the Permanent Resident Certificate (PRC) in Arunachal Pradesh on Friday. The band car and all music equipments were part of several cars and houses that were set ablaze by the protesters on day two […]

Free clinical laboratory services introduced in Tripura

Agartala, February 23 (IANS): Tripura Health and Family Welfare Minister Sudip Roy Barman on Saturday launched a mega free clinical laboratory service across the northeastern state. The Minister said that “worldclass standard” 24-hour free clinical laboratory services were introduced in six districts and 12 sub-divisional government-run hospitals and the Indira Gandhi Memorial Hospital in Agartala […]

‘Palliative care is a basic human right’

‘Palliative care is a basic human right’

Gilly Burn, Director, Care Response International and Founder-Director of Cancer Relief India speaking during the programme at Eden Medical Centre, Dimapur on Saturday. (Morung Photo) Morung Express News Dimapur | February 23 The concept of palliative care is relatively new in Nagaland and the country as well and to create awareness on it, the Eden […]

First NITFaS 2019 concludes successfully

First NITFaS 2019 concludes successfully

Winner of the NITFaS Rs.50,000 Entrepreneurship Competition & Award with the guest of honour Nibu Nagi, and NITCA President Augustine Reading Kaba. Dimapur, February 23 (MExN): The first Naga International Trade Fair & Summit (NITFaS) 2019 which saw the participation of visitors and companies from the region and beyond came to a close on February […]

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