Nagaland: 5 persons held for selling bogus cosmetic items

Nagaland: 5 persons held for selling bogus cosmetic items

TNT Desk | Dimapur, April 23, 2018:  Six persons have been arrested by the Dimapur police on Sunday evening for their involvement in two different crimes — extortion and fraud. In a release, Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police informed that Dimapur East Police Station personnel along with representatives from Lakme Cosmetic and L’oreal on Sunday conducted […]

Foreigners can now travel to Nagaland, Mizoram, Manipur unrestricted

Foreigners can now travel to Nagaland, Mizoram, Manipur unrestricted

PTI | April 23, 2018 Foreign tourists, except those from Pakistan, China and Afghanistan, would now be allowed to visit some of the most pristine locations of the country which, so far, were out of bounds for them without a special permit, officials said on Monday. The Home Ministry has decided to relax the six-decade-old […]

Centre asks Northeast states to expedite digitization of PDS to check fraud

Centre asks Northeast states to expedite digitization of PDS to check fraud

IANS | Agartala, April 23, 2018: The Union government has asked the northeastern states to expedite the computerization of the Public Distribution System (PDS) to ensure greater efficiency and transparency, and to check large-scale fraud. “After the digitization of ration cards and computerization of PDS, transparency and performance of the government-sponsored food supply system will […]

Nagaland: Ten-member Food Security Group launched by ATMA

Nagaland: Ten-member Food Security Group launched by ATMA

KOHIMA, April 23, 2018: Agricultural Technology Management Agency (ATMA) Kohima launched a Food Security Group (FSG) comprising of ten women farmers at P. Khel Kohima Village on April 21. The purpose of the FSG is to encourage the women farmers to take up kitchen gardening to become self-sustaining and to secure food security for themselves […]

IWL 2018 and neglected plight of women’s football in Northeast- Do we still have hope?

IWL 2018 and neglected plight of women’s football in Northeast- Do we still have hope?

By SHWETA RAJ KANWAR | April 22, 2018 While football has been a household sport in many states of Northeast India where men and women both are seen to play this game with gusto and enthusiasm, it was discouraging to see that only one state- Manipur represented the entire region in a national football league […]

Nagaland: Pre-monsoon showers cause havoc as bridge collapses, 1 buried alive, 3 injured in landslide

Nagaland: Pre-monsoon showers cause havoc as bridge collapses, 1 buried alive, 3 injured in landslide

Kohima, Apr 22, 2018 The pre-monsoon rains creating havoc in Nagaland and claimed one life and injured three in Mokokchung while one temporary bridge along the Montikang-Chuchuyimlang road, serves as an alternative route not only for the people of Longleng district, but also for Tobu and Moka area of Mon district has been washed away […]

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