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Regional

Security beefs up in Nagaland to celebrate Republic Day

Kohima:The security has been beefed up throughout Nagaland since last few days to thwart any untoward incident from outside elements, as the state going to celebrate the Republic Day on Monday, for which preparations have already been completed. Official sources said that there was no any threat from any underground outfit of Nagaland, but [Full Article...]

National

Obama to hold talks with Modi on key issues

Obama gets ceremonial guard of honour at Rashtrapati Bhavan New Delhi:US President Barack Obama arrived here on Sunday to a red-carpet welcome by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his unprecedented second visit during which the two sides are expected to push for operationalising the civil nuclear pact, firm up defence cooperation besi-des strengthening ties [Full Article...]

International

Ex-Bangla PM Zia charged with ‘masterminding’ arson attack

Dhaka: Bangladesh opposition leader Khaleda Zia has been charged by police with masterminding an arson attack on a bus that left 29 people injured, days after Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said the former premier could be put on trial for recent violence. “She (Zia) has been charged in a particular case of carrying out [Full Article...]

Sports

Shillong Cricket League: Royal CC win against Pinewood

SHILLONG: Royal CC defeated Pinewood Youth by 6 wickets in the league match of the First Division Shillong Cricket League 2015 organised by the Shillong Cricket Association. Electing to bat after winning the toss Pinewood Youth were all out after scoring the lowest runs in the tournament 46 runs in 19.2 overs. Deep Chandra [Full Article...]

Editorial

  • The Modi-Obama chemistry

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi is perhaps the first world leader who addressed the President of the United States by his first name. This shows the comfort level of the two leaders with each other. The tea diplomacy at Hyderabad House away from the public eye and the media is important to reinforce this personal relationship which the Indian Prime Minister says is important to cement the friendship between the two countries and its peoples. It is widely believed that Obama’s visit this time has pushed India and the US [Full Article...]