Nagaland

Students' body condemns extension of AFSPA in Nagaland

"The history of excesses committed by the armed forces upon the Naga people under the cover of AFSPA calls for condemnation," the NSF said.

published on : 1st October 2022

'Disturbed area' application in Nagaland, Arunachal to continue for 6 more months

There have been protests and demands for the complete withdrawal of the law from the Northeast as well as Jammu and Kashmir for its alleged "draconian" provisions.

published on : 30th September 2022

Nagaland govt spent Rs 1,300 crore on 416 incomplete projects: CAG Report

The age profile of incomplete projects based on the year of sanction/year of start of these projects ranges from 2003.

published on : 26th September 2022

Centre asks Naga govt to convince NSCN-IM to sign final pact

The NSCN-IM has stuck to its guns on the “non-negotiable” demand of Naga flag and constitution. But the Centre has already rejected it.

published on : 13th September 2022

Nagaland Congress bats for grand alliance of secular parties to oust BJP

NDPP and BJP have already reached an understanding to contest 40 and 20 seats respectively. The state has altogether 60 seats.

published on : 13th September 2022

Extortion highest in Nagaland, tribal body calls it ‘loyalty tax’  

Meanwhile, in stark contrast to extortion, the number of cognisable crimes in the state was the lowest among the states – 67.2 persons per 1 lakh population, according to the latest report by NCRB.

published on : 8th September 2022

Apex tribal organisation of eastern Nagaland decides to boycott State elections

The decision was made by the influential Eastern Nagaland People’s Organisation.

published on : 28th August 2022

Nagaland gets second railway station after 100 years 

Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio flagged off the Donyi Polo Express from Shokhuvi Railway Station during the day.

published on : 26th August 2022

Nagaland peace agreement announced by government in 2015 a farce, alleges Congress

Congress spokesperson Ajoy Kumar said the BJP only wants to win elections and is not interested in resolving the long-pending issue of peace in Nagaland.

published on : 18th August 2022

Frustrating when person is visible only under the ethnicity umbrella: Northeast actor Andrea

Andrea Kevichusa of Anek believes in keeping calm, even as she gets celebrated, and sometimes discriminated against, for her roots.  

published on : 7th August 2022

Nagas hit Dimapur streets seeking to fulfill their seven-decades-old political demands

The Centre’s peace talks with the Naga rebel groups have already concluded but the issue remains unresolved 

published on : 5th August 2022

Air hostess' gynaecological issue treated by dentist at Gurugram hospital; CBI books doctors

The Home Ministry had last year directed the CBI to probe the mysterious deaths of Rosy and her nephew Samuel, both from Nagaland's Dimapur on a complaint from MP Agatha Sangma.

published on : 4th August 2022

30 Special Force soldiers charge-sheeted in Nagaland

The case was re-registered by State Crime Police Station on December 5 against unknown persons of the Indian Army under sections 302, 304 and 34 IPC and investigation handed over to a SIT.

published on : 12th June 2022

Nagaland killings: 30 soldiers from 21 Para Special Force chargesheeted for botched operation

On December 4, 2021, the operation team of 21 Para Special Force had laid an ambush at Longkhao between Upper Tiru and Oting Village opened fire at a vehicle carrying eight civilians

published on : 11th June 2022

Staff body demands revocation of Antony's appointment as principal secretary of Nagaland Assembly secretariat 

The Assembly authorities have reportedly submitted their affidavits to the Gauhati High Court, Kohima Bench on the writ petition filed against the extension of service of Antony by NASSA.

published on : 11th June 2022

Stick to what you committed: Nagaland government to Centre, Naga rebel groups

“Both parties should not back out from what has been committed to each other so that the Nagas can expect the talks to come to a logical conclusion at the earliest,” Zeliang said in a video message.

published on : 6th June 2022

Nagaland minister blackmailed with 'doctored' video

The minister said the person blackmailed him by demanding a “lump sum to avoid uploading edited videos on social media platforms”

published on : 3rd June 2022

Congress demands dismissal of Neiphiu Rio government in Nagaland

The Congress submitted a memorandum to the Raj Bhavan in the absence of the governor, NPCC president Kewekhape Therie told reporters.

published on : 1st June 2022

There cannot be different views on Naga political solution: Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio

Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio said that there cannot be different views and speculations on the Naga political solution, which has been lingering for over 25 years.

published on : 31st May 2022

After inconclusive Centre-Naga talks, government tightens grip on extortion rackets

All police check gates, except the existing interstate check gates shall be closed forthwith. 

published on : 20th May 2022
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