than 1.62 lakh visitors to Hornbill Festival so far
December 9: The biggest indigenous festival of the
Northeast and the annual tourism promotional festival
organized by the Government of Nagaland, the Hornbill
Festival, has so far witnessed over 1.62 lakh visitors,
including foreign tourists, domestic and locals
thronging the picturesque Naga Heritage Village, some 12
km from the state capital.
Adhere to guidelines for filing DPRs, Ministry tells
Delhi, December 9: The Union Urban Development Ministry
has cracked the whip on States for failing to adhere to
laid down guidelines for filing detailed project reports
(DPRs) for seeking sanctions under the Jawaharlal Nehru
National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM).
farmers to donate agricultural tools to built 'Statue of
December 9: A 14-member delegation of MPs, MLAs and
senior officials of Gujarat led by cabinet minister for
social justice and environment, Ramanlal Vora and
minister of state for cottage and salt industries,
Vasanbhai Ahir visited Nagaland to invite farmers and
citizens to be a part of the campaign "Ek Bharat,
Modi magic work in NE?
DELHI, DECEMBER 9: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has
claimed that the Modi factor will certainly click in the
2014 Lok Sabha elections in the northeast.
International Rock Contest final today
December 9: Nine bands namely Underground Authority
Kolkatta, West Bengal; Making Merry, Nagaland; F16s
Chennai,Tamil Nadu; Sycorax, Darjeeling, West Bengal;
Nigambodh, Delhi; We The Giants, Nagaland; Urban
Earlymen, New Delhi; White Noise, Nagaland;
and 4 Degrees of Freedom, Jharkhand
will fight it out in the finals of the Airtel
presents Hornbill International
Rock Contest (HIRC) 2013 on
Tuesday evening, which will start at
5 pm at Naga Solidarity Park, Kohima.
(IM) denies AR allegation
December 9: The NSCN (IM) has denied what it called
"the unfounded allegation" of the 29 AR
against James Chishi as published in the local media
dated December 7 "just because his father happens
to be a worker of the genuine Naga cause."