Efforts on to make Tea Industry climate-smart

Kolkata, October 5 (The Hindu): Rainfall has traditionally been plentiful for growing tea, especially in India but with recent changes in the climate, surface and ground water are becoming important irrigation systems.   At a time when climate-change is impacting tea-cultivation in a major way, efforts are on to make tea estates climate-smart so that […]

Maruti Suzuki Swift Glory Edition to be launched soon

New Delhi, October 5 (NDVT Auto): With the festive season in full-swing, carmakers in India are going all out to woo customers. The latest endeavour from the stables of Maruti Suzuki will be a limited edition of the Swift hatchback – the Glory Edition. Since it is a special edition, the Maruti hatchback will get […]

Apple and Google take best global brand slots

New York, October 5 (IANS): Technology giants Apple and Google were adjudged the best brands in the world for the third consecutive year as technology companies dominated Interband’s 16th annual best global brands report.   “For the third year in a row, Apple (ranked first) and Google (ranked second) claim the top positions. Valued at […]

Government to Register Postal Bank by year end

New Delhi, October 3 (PTI): The government is likely to register the postal bank by the end of the year while a pilot for payment services will be launched around January 2017.   According to sources, as per the timeline for setting up postal bank, approval from NITI Aayog will be secured by mid-October followed […]

SmartCampusCloud Network – A step towards Smart India

Pune/Ahmedabad, October 3 (IANS): India’s first ‘learning by doing’ sustainable network of students was launched on Friday to help the youth to be prepared for building Smart Cities of the future and contributing to the sustainable development goals (SDGs) through practical experience in their own educational campuses   “It is not surprising that most education […]

Bye bye Google, hello Alphabet

Reuters   Google Inc has morphed into Alphabet Inc.   After U.S. markets closed on Friday, Alphabet replaced Google as the publicly traded company that will house Google’s search and Web advertising businesses, maps, YouTube and its “moonshot” ventures such as driverless cars.   Google’s class A shares (GOOGL.O) and class C shares (GOOG.O) will […]

ICFAI University Nagaland launches CASCT

ICFAI University Nagaland launches CASCT

Dimapur, October 2 (MExN): At the inaugural programme of Centre for Advanced Study in Computer Technology, held on October 1 in the premise of ICFAI University Nagaland, Dr CP Alexander Pro VC of the university highlighted the significance of establishing centre.   In his speech, “Any study should not only focus on providing and developing […]

News in Brief

Training on livestock and poultry rearing held in Wokha Wokha, October 2 (MExN): Training on livestock and poultry rearing was held on September 29 at Fishery Training Hall, Wokha town. The training was organised by Chief Veterinary Officer, Wokha under the aegis of the National Livestock Mission 2014-15.   A press release informed that the […]

ICAR conducts pest management training

Dimapur, October 2 (MExN): A three day training cum demonstration on “Integrated Disease and Insect Pest Management in Solanaceous Vegetable Crops” concluded today which saw participation of 22 farmers from 5 villages of Dimapur district.   The programme which started on September 29 was conducted by ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region, Nagaland Centre, Jharnapani, […]

CM launches NPR Updating & Seeding of Aadhar

CM launches NPR Updating & Seeding of Aadhar

Kohima, October 1 (DIPR): Chief Minister of Nagaland, TR Zeliang today launched the National Population Register (NPR) Updating and Seeding of Aadhar in the NPR database for Kohima District at his official residence at Kohima on October 1. Joint Director, Registrar General of Citizen Registration, Government of India, Ministry of Home Affairs New Delhi, DK […]

Nagaland Horti dept conduct training on hi-tech floriculture

Kohima, October 1 (MExN): As part of its initiative to promote the protected cultivation of flowers for ensuring year-round production of flowers, the Department of Horticulture organized State Level training on management of hi-tech cultivation of flowers on October 1 at the Conference Hall of the Directorate of Horticulture, Kohima, for the selected beneficiaries of […]