"The history of excesses committed by the armed forces upon the Naga people under the cover of AFSPA calls for condemnation," the NSF said.
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.
The age profile of incomplete projects based on the year of sanction/year of start of these projects ranges from 2003.
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.
NDPP and BJP have already reached an understanding to contest 40 and 20 seats respectively. The state has altogether 60 seats.
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.
The decision was made by the influential Eastern Nagaland People’s Organisation.
Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio flagged off the Donyi Polo Express from Shokhuvi Railway Station during the day.
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.
Andrea Kevichusa of Anek believes in keeping calm, even as she gets celebrated, and sometimes discriminated against, for her roots.
The Centre’s peace talks with the Naga rebel groups have already concluded but the issue remains unresolved
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.
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.
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
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.
“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.
The minister said the person blackmailed him by demanding a “lump sum to avoid uploading edited videos on social media platforms”
The Congress submitted a memorandum to the Raj Bhavan in the absence of the governor, NPCC president Kewekhape Therie told reporters.
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.
All police check gates, except the existing interstate check gates shall be closed forthwith.