Friday, April 16, 2021

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Who is to blame for PNB fraud?

Sunil Gupta The blame game is on and various parties are trying hard to indict each other for the INR 11000 crore fraud. If there is something totally nonsensical in the aftermath of the unearthing of the scam, it is blaming either of the 2 major political parties, BJP and Congress for what happened. While the BJP says that irregularities started when INC was in power, INC says Modi-led Government deliberately allowed the main accused to flee the country. I ask, was the nation's 2nd largest bank run by Congress...
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Improvement of city portion of Dimapur roads

DIMAPUR, JANUARY 16: Chief Minister TR Zeliang will lay the foundation stone for the project of improvement of city portion of Dimapur (Km 106.90 to Km 124.20) on NH No. 39 at Purana Bazar Junction on January 17 at 9 am. As per the programme, the CM will unveil the monolith, while short speech will be given by Y Vikheho Swu, Minister, PWD (National Highways)....
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Govt grants DA to employees

KOHIMA, JANUARY 16: The State Government said with the introduction of Nagaland Services (Revision of Pay) Rules, 2017 the government had granted the Dearness Allowance to its employees. In an Office Memorandum, the Government said the Dearness Allowance for the employees is for the purpose of fixation of pay of under the Nagaland Services (revision of pay) Rules, 2017 at the following rates, with effect from June 1, 2017 - 4 percent and with effect from July 1, 2017 - 5 percent....
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Patton rejoins BJP

KOHIMA, JANUARY 16: Former Home Minister, Y. Patton has rejoined the BJP after meeting senior saffron leaders, including Ram Madhav. Sources said Patton who was dropped recently from Chief Minister, T R Zeliang's Government has rejoined the saffron party. Patton who was second in command in the Zeliang's ministry was dropped without citing reason. He had also resigned from the State Assembly recently. The former Home Minister was a bigwig in the NPF till recently but Zeliang did not mentioned why he has to drop Patton from his ministry. Patton...
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SC pulls up CBI’s SIT in Manipur fake encounters probe

The Supreme Court today came down heavily on the CBI's SIT, probing alleged extra-judicial killings and fake encounters by the Army, Assam Rifles and police in insurgency- hit Manipur, for not registering the required number of FIRs as directed by it earlier. The apex court directed the Special Investigation Team (SIT) to lodge 30 more FIRs on or before January 31 this year, after the SIT informed it that it has registered 12 FIRs till date. A bench comprising justices Madan B Lokur and U U lalit di-rected the probe...
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Naga issue and dubious voters in Tripura delaying poll announcement

The pending peace settlement in Nagaland and the issue of alleged dubious voters in Tripura is delaying the announcement of poll dates for the three Northeastern states, including Meghalaya. The problem in Nagaland is that the State Government wants peace settlement with insurgent groups prior to holding the polls. Even tribal hohos and civil society organizations favour solution before election. The Naga Hoho (NH) has even called for boycott of the general election if the Election Commission announces the poll before solution. On the situation in Tripura, media reports said...
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