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Dimapur | October 6

In a first of its kind, the ‘Naga-Assamese Round Table Talk’ between civil societies of Assam and Nagaland towards building friendship and fraternity slated on October 9 has ushered in an air of optimism that it will finally pave way to restoring the aged old relationship between the Nagas and Assamese people.

The event is organized by Nanda Talukdar Foundation (NTF), a Guwahati based research, documentation and publica ... Read more »

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Sydeny: Four people were arrested in Australia today over the terror-linked murder of a police employee after coordinated raids by more than 200 officers on properties across Sydney.

Those seized in the dawn operation were aged between 16 and 22 and face questioning over Friday's killing of Curtis Cheng outside New South Wales state police headquarters in the city's west.

Farhad Jabar, 15, who authorities said was born in Iran of Iraqi and Kurdish background and had no ... Read more »

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Manipuri rights activist Irom Sharmila on Tuesday told a Delhi court that the controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) should be scrapped as it has caused “immense hardship” to the people of the state and thousands of innocent persons have been killed over the years.

Manipuri rights activist Irom Sharmila on Tuesday told a Delhi court that the controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) should be scrapped as it has caused “immense hardship& ... Read more »

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A call centre woman employee was allegedly gang-raped at knife-point by two men in South-East Bengaluru.

The incident occurred on the night of October 3, when the victim, who is in her twenties, was gang-raped, city's Police Commissioner NS Megharikh said.

The woman, who hails from Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh, left office at 9:30 pm on Saturday and boarded a private mini-bus to the city's south-east, where she stayed with her sister.

However, two men who were in ... Read more »

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DIMAPUR, Oct 6: The IGAR (North) based in Kohima has said that the two persons awarded 'capital punishment' by the NSCN-K on October 5 in Zunheboto district, Nagaland were daily wage labourers from Bihar.

In a press note, the IGAR (N) said the NSCN (K) has claimed to have executed two non-Nagas in Zunheboto district on October 5. According to NSCN(K), the individuals were informers of Army.

"However, as per inputs received from the civil administration the two non ... Read more »

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Suspected underground militants carried out two powerful IED blasts at two different places on Lamlai-Moirangpurel road, just 1 km away from Lamlai police station in Imphal East district at around 6.10 am today.

The bombs exploded one after another within a few seconds at a distance of just a few metres, sources said.

However, nobody was injured in the blasts.

The militants are suspected to be targeting personnel of 49th Bn BSF as they carry out foot patrols on the roa ... Read more »

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Pfutsero, October 5 (MExN): Making the historic gathering a more meaning full one, the seventh Chakhesang Baptist Church Council Women Convention resolved their “committed to combat and stop the evil of human trafficking by creating awareness by conducting seminars on human trafficking issues in all the churches.”

 

The CBC Women Convention, which is held once in 10 years, made the Clean Election Campaign pledge, “to educate and sensitiz ... Read more »

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NSCN (K) terms India’s lobby to gain permanent seat in UN Security Council ironic and controversial

 

DIMAPUR, OCTOBER 4 (MExN): NSCN (K) on Sunday stated that the ban imposed on its group by the Government of India (GoI) and re-imposition of redundant ‘British’ Armed Forces (Special Powers) Acts (AFSPA) in Naga country proved that “Nagas are not Indians and India is a foreign power desperate to prolong her illegitimate political hegemony ... Read more »

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DIMAPUR, Oct 4 : The NSCN-K has said that the ban on the outfit and re-imposing the redundant Armed Forces (Special Powers) Acts (AFSPA) in "Naga country" proves that Nagas are not Indians and India is a foreign power desperate to prolong her illegitimate political hegemony over the Nagas through sheer military might.

In a statement NSCN-K said that India’s democracy is a sham, and that her claim as the world’s largest democracy is a disgrace and only desecrates ... Read more »

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IMPHAL, September 30: A combined team of the District Police Commando, Thoubal and 22 Assam Rifles conducted a serach operation on September 27 based on a reliable information and arrested an active member of the UNLF, said a PRO Police statement.

The statement identified the arrested cadre as Naishnam Priyokumar alias Naosemba Meitei, 20, son of H Sanayaima Meitei of Laphupat Tera Hiyangkhong.

It also said that in another incident on the same day, district police commando, Th ... Read more »

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IMPHAL September 30: The Governor of Meghalaya V Shanmuganathan was sworn in as the interim Governor of Manipur on Wednesday following the demise of Dr Syed Ahmed on September 27.

Chief Justice of Manipur High Court Laxmi Kanta Mohapatra administered the oath of office and secrecy to V Shanmuganathan at a solemn ceremony held at Durbar Hall of Raj Bhavan. It was followed by an interactive tea party.

In his first address to the local media, the new enthusiastic Governor from Ch ... Read more »

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Taking note of the recent controversy, Dimapur Urban Councils Chairman Federation (DUCCF) has urged upon the District administration to thoroughly investigate and rectify the issuance of “Non-Naga indigenous certificate to one Md. Inzamul Haque Talukdar, son of Md. Faizul Haque Talukdar.”
It may be mentioned that Inzamul Talukdar had filed a case against the government and 44 students who were selected through the NEE 2015.
In a press note, DUCCF media ce ... Read more »
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