Daily Archives: 3 March

Nagaland Assembly Budget session to be held from March 21

KOHIMA: The budget session of Nagaland Assembly for the 2017-2018 fiscal is scheduled to be held from March 21. The session assumes significance since this would be the last budget of the ruling Naga People’s Front (NPF)-led Democratic Alliance of ...Read More

Shillong Lajong takes on East Bengal as both sides aim to win

SHILLONG: Shillong Lajong FC is aiming for three points when they take on against the I-league table toppers East Bengal at the J N Stadium here in Meghalaya. Lajong have an exceptional record against the Kolkata club, having defeated them on ...Read More

Manipur HC sends United Naga Council leaders in judicial custody

IMPHAL: Manipur High Court sent two leaders of United Naga Council (UNC) in judicial custody and gave last opportunity to six other UNC office-bearers for personal appearance on March 23. Hearing a Public Interest Litigation filed by R.K. Joysana, the ...Read More

Good news for wine dealers in Meghalaya as govt approves amendment of excise rules

SHILLONG: After the Supreme Court in December last directed states not to grant licences to alcohol vendors within 500 metres of highways and said existing licences would be nullified from April 1, Meghalaya Government is contemplating to enforce the new ...Read More

Meghalaya ex-DGP Rajiv Mehta appointed as security advisor to the Megh govt

SHILLONG: Former Meghalaya Police chief Rajiv Mehta on Friday was appointed Security Advisor to the state government. Mehta, who was also former Narcotics Control Bureau chief, scripted history by becoming the first official in Meghalaya to hold the post of State ...Read More

Manipur Elections 2017: Four vehicles used for election purpose burnt

IMPHAL: Four vehicles used by two candidates of Karong Assembly constituency, Senapati district were found completely burnt in the district. Police said the four vehicles, two each of BJP candidate Jonathan Tao and Savanai Veronica of Lok Janshakti Party (LJP), were ...Read More

Nagaland Peace Accord should not affect Assam says former CM Tarun Gogoi

KOHIMA: Terming the BJP-led Assam government as "courage-less", former Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi demanded assurance from the Centre that the Naga Peace Accord will not affect the state. "Has the Sarbananda Sonowal government informed the Centre that there has been ...Read More

Manipur Elections 2017: Naga People’s Front condemns Manipur blast

The Naga People's Front (NPF) condemned the act of some unidentified persons exploding a bomb at the residence of its party candidate contesting in the Manipur assembly elections. Eight persons were injured on Thursday when two unidentified persons triggered a ...Read More

5 facts about the gun that killed Bin Laden

In the special operations community the biggest secret which loomed large, what was the weapon that the SEALs employed to eliminate Bin Laden? The HK416 was made famous as the gun that United States Navy SEALs used to eliminate the ...Read More