Articles by Kangkan Acharyya
Jul 25, 2017
Delhi's war with dengue, chikungunya is far from over, but another one with swine flu has already begunThe swine flu threat comes along with the challenges thrown in by vector borne diseases such as dengue, chikungunya and malaria.
Jul 21, 2017
TR Zeliang proves majority in Nagaland: Shurhozelie Liezietsu-led NPF organises 'beef festival' in protestA faction of Naga People's Front MLAs led by ousted chief minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu organised a ‘beef feast’ in the party's head office in Kohima on Friday to protest TR Zeliang's elevation as the new chief minister of Nagaland
Jul 21, 2017
TR Zeliang proves majority in House: Party-less Nagaland CM achieves new feat in Indian politicsThough 22 MLAs revolted against his leadership, Zeliang acquired support from the remaining 38 MLAs from various parties by appealing to form an opposition-less government, and his government was saved from a fall.
Jul 19, 2017
Nagaland political crisis unlikely to end soon as NPF sacks chief minister TR ZeliangDissidence against Nagaland former chief minister Liezietsu cropped up after he appointed his son Khriehu Liezietsu as his advisor with cabinet rank and pay.
Jul 11, 2017
Evicted Delhi slum dwellers protest near DDA office, allege violation of high court rules and UN guidelinesHundreds of people demonstrated near Delhi Development Authority office in central Delhi's INA area against forced eviction of an unauthorised settlement in Gulshan Chowk that has left nearly 500 people homeless
Jul 11, 2017
Nagaland CM Shurhozelie Liezietsu's son declines cabinet post to bail out father but fails to convince dissident MLAsMLAs of Naga People's Front are back into fighting against each other as dissident MLAs allege nepotism against Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu
Jul 09, 2017
Big data analytics in healthcare: Fuelled by wearables and apps, medical research takes giant leap forwardBig data analytics has decreased the time required to double medical knowledge by half, thus compressing healthcare innovation cycle period
Jul 08, 2017
South Delhi Municipal Corporation civic body goes the app way to tackle dengue, chikungunyaThe South Delhi Municipal Corporation has distributed 200 tablet computers among the Domestic Breeding Checkers to carry out the drive in 16 wards.
Jul 03, 2017
Delhi labour department lacks manpower to implement AAP's 34% increment in minimum wagesThough the Aam Aadmi Party-led Delhi government has increased minimum wages by 34 percent, trade bodies reveal that the Department of Labour lacks adequate manpower to implement the same
Jun 30, 2017
Northern Angami-I bypoll on 29 July: Nagaland Congress questions legal validity of poll scheduleThe Election Commission of India on Thursday announced 29 July as the by-election date to fill up two vacant Assembly constituencies in Arunachal Pradesh and Nagaland.