Neiphiu Rio

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 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

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

Rebels want comforts of life with public money, not settlement, says Nagaland Deputy CM

Never before have the Naga political leaders spoken against rebel leaders in this manner.

published on : 16th May 2022

Headache for BJP? Nagaland CM not to play ball with saffron friends 

UDA chairman and former CM T R Zeliang said he along with 20 Naga People’s Front (NPF) legislators had joined the NDPP to 'debar a third party' from taking advantage in Nagaland politics.

published on : 8th May 2022

Nagaland deputy CM Y Patton loses Roads and Bridges department as H Chuba Chang becomes minister

NDPP MLA H Chuba Chang got elected uncontested in the by-election to the Noksen assembly seat in Tuensang district in April last year.

published on : 23rd April 2022

Need an early solution to Naga issue: CM Rio

Rio told this newspaper on Tuesday that the “political issue” would be on the agenda, apart from other issues.

published on : 13th April 2022

Money laundering: Nagaland party asks CM Rio to clear air on ED summons to 'confidants'

One of the persons to have received the summons is Rio’s personal assistant in the Chief Minister’s Office (CMO)

published on : 8th April 2022

Nagaland government seeks public coop to abolish AFSPA

Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio said that all stakeholders had appealed for the abolishment of the draconian law and the Centre has finally heard the appeals of the people.

published on : 5th April 2022

Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio condoles DMK chief M Karunanidhi's death

Rio described the DMK patriarch as one of the tallest leaders who made significant contributions to the development of Tamil Nadu and towards the progress of the country.

published on : 8th August 2018