RD Dept clarifies to NPF allegationsTop Stories

RD Dept clarifies to NPF allegations

Dimapur, April 16: The Department of Rural Development has clarified that the question of the new principal secretary, RD, allocating MGNREGA funds at his whims does not arise. Reacting to a NPF allegation that the new principal secretary, RD was…

Sunday of protests as thousands across India demand  justice in Kathua and Unnao rape casesTop Stories

Sunday of protests as thousands across India demand justice in Kathua and Unnao rape cases

New Delhi/Lucknow/Mumbai, April 15: Thousands of people took to the streets in various cities of the country on Sunday to protest the rising incidents of sexual violence against women and demand justice in the rape cases in Jammu’s Kathua and…

LH serves ultimatum to CS Infraconstruction Ltd

Dimapur, April 15: The Lotha Hoho (LH) has served a three-point ultimatum to M/s CS Infraconstruction Ltd executing the Wokha-Merapani highway up-gradation to two-lane, which should be implemented latest by April 30 next. In a press release, the LH alleged…

All legislators have huge  responsibilities to deliver: CMTop Stories

All legislators have huge responsibilities to deliver: CM

Dimapur, April 15: Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio today sought support from not only the elected members to the Nagaland Legislative Assembly but also from bureaucrats, technocrats, tribal hohos, civil societies and churches in order to deliver the promises made…

Why did India wake up so late to a child rape and murder?Top Stories

Why did India wake up so late to a child rape and murder?

Soutik Biswas A bright looking 8-year old girl belonging to a Muslim nomadic tribe in Indian-administered Kashmir goes missing in the New Year. On January 17, her battered body is recovered from a forest in Kathua district. Through February, police…

India has recovered from impact of demonetisation, GST: World BankTop Stories

India has recovered from impact of demonetisation, GST: World Bank

Washington, April 15: The Indian economy has recovered from the adverse impacts of demonetisation and Goods and Services Tax and is projected to grow by 7.3% in 2018 and 7.5% in 2019, the World Bank has said. Indian recovery will…

US, France, Britain launch strikes on SyriaTop Stories

US, France, Britain launch strikes on Syria

Damascus, April 14: The United States, Britain and France carried out a wave of strikes against Bashar al-Assad’s Syrian regime today in response to alleged chemical weapons attacks that President Donald Trump branded the “crimes of a monster.” As Trump…

Codify traditional justice system: State DGPTop Stories

Codify traditional justice system: State DGP

Kohima, April 14: State Director General of Police, Rupin Sharma today stressed on the need to impart basic legal education in schools and colleges to help develop a legal habit from a young age so that all are aware of…

CM chairs monsoon preparedness meet; Asks Depts to be prepared & alertTop Stories

CM chairs monsoon preparedness meet; Asks Depts to be prepared & alert

Dimapur, April 14: Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio has directed all technical departments responsible for management of emergencies to be prepared and alert during the coming monsoon to save lives and properties. The CM was speaking at a pre-monsoon meeting convened…

NSCN (K) flays CM’s ‘separate settlement’ proposalTop Stories

NSCN (K) flays CM’s ‘separate settlement’ proposal

Dimapur, April 14: The NSCN (K) has taken exception to the statement made by Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio that Nagas in India and Myanmar should have separate settlement, terming Rio’s statement as “not only immature but also an act…