More fake branded goods sellers caught in Mkg

  Morung Express News Mokokchung | August 25   Close on the heels of MCCI issuing a public advisory against fraudulent sellers of fake branded electronic and home appliances on August 23 last, another team of such sellers were caught today in Mokokchung town engaging in the same business.   A concerned citizen informed some […]

Two avail Nagaland Victim Compensation Scheme

Two avail Nagaland Victim Compensation Scheme

  Mokokchung, August 24 (MExN): Deputy Commissioner of Mokokchung, Sushil Kumar Patel handed over “victim compensation,” an amount of Rs.1 Lakh and Rs. 2 Lakh to two victims under the Nagaland Victim Compensation Scheme 2012, during a brief programme organised by the Mokokchung District Legal Services Authority (MDLSA) at the DC chamber Mokokchung on August […]

Over 1,000 dead in South Asia floods

Over 1,000 dead in South Asia floods

The death toll from floods sweeping South Asia has climbed above 1,000, officials said, as rescue teams try to reach millions stranded by the region’s worst monsoon disaster in recent years   New Delhi, August 24 (AFP): The death toll from floods sweeping South Asia has climbed above 1,000, officials said on Thursday, as rescue […]

Rs 1557.36cr sanctioned under MGNREGA 2016-17

    Morung Express News Dimapur | August 23   The Nagaland State Village Development Board Association (NSVDBA) has asserted that an amount of Rs 501.51 crore only was received under MGNREGA during 2016-17 as published in local dailies on August 22, 2017.   The NSVDBA which quoted three different “sanction orders” dated 19/05/2016 (Rs […]

74 injured, four critical, as train derails in UP

74 injured, four critical, as train derails in UP

  Lucknow/New Delhi, Aug 23 (IANS) At least 74 persons, four in critical condition, were injured when 10 coaches of the Kaifiyat Express derailed in Auraiya district of Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday morning, police said.   The incident took place after the train bound for New Delhi from Azamgarh in Uttar Pradesh hit a dumper, […]

Nagaland University and college associations observe ‘Black Day’

Nagaland University and college associations observe ‘Black Day’

  Meriema, August 22 (MExN): In protest against the non-declaration of the Chauhan Pay Review Committee Report and Government Agenda for Privatization of Higher Education and Commercialization by turning Universities and Colleges into self-financing institutions through Graded Autonomy and Autonomous Colleges, Federation of Central Universities Teachers’ Association (FEDCUTA) and All India Federation of University & […]

Sanuoru footbridge inaugurated

Sanuoru footbridge inaugurated

  Our Correspondent Kohima | August 22   A newly constructed wooden footbridge of Sanuoru along New Secretariat road, Kohima, constructed by 4th NAP Battalion Thizama, was inaugurated here today. It was inaugurated by Kohima Village Council chairman Dr. Neiphi Kire.   Dr. Kire lauded the 4th NAP Battalion for good job they have done […]

Flood fury: No rail network in northeast for 11 days

Flood fury: No rail network in northeast for 11 days

  Agartala/Guwahati, August 22 (IANS) With floods ravaging West Bengal and Bihar, train services between northeastern states and the rest of India remained cut off for the 11th day on Tuesday, affecting supply of essentials to the region, an official said on Tuesday.   The Northeast Frontier Railway (NFR), which serves seven districts in West […]

SC strikes down triple talaq

SC strikes down triple talaq

    New Delhi, August 22 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday held triple talaq being practised by the Muslim community as “unconstitutional”, “arbitrary” and “not part of Islam”.   A five judge constitutional bench by a 3:2 majority judgement said there is no constitutional protection for triple talaq.   Justices Kurian Joseph, Rohinton Fali […]

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