Neiphiu Rio

Solution to Naga political issue likely soon: CM Neiphiu Rio

Governor R N Ravi, in his welcome address at the 20th Hornbill Festival in Kohima, said Nagaland is 'on the cusp of history', and a 'new dawn' is beckoning for the state.

published on : 1st December 2019

Solution to Naga political issue likely soon: Neiphiu Rio

Rio conveyed his appreciation to 'all negotiating parties for their magnanimity, spirit of understanding and foresightedness' to achieve a breakthrough in the Naga political talks.

published on : 1st December 2019

Nagaland government distances from governor RN Ravi’s statement on 'separate Naga flag'

On Friday, Ravi accused the chief negotiator in Naga peace talks, of adopting a procrastinating attitude to delay the settlement of the Naga problem.

published on : 19th October 2019

Nagaland CM backs 'integration' of Naga-inhabited areas of Northeast

Asserting that his government has always supported integration, he said it had been a long-standing desire of the Nagas for the integration of the Naga-inhabited areas of Northeast.

published on : 16th August 2019

Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio urges all stakeholders to support RIIN

RIIN is aimed at preparing a master list of all indigenous people and checking the issuance of fake indigenous inhabitant certificates.

published on : 9th August 2019

RN Ravi sworn in as Nagaland governor

Former Intelligence Bureau officer RN Ravi was the Centre's interlocutor for Naga peace talks and will be succeeding PB Acharya.

published on : 1st August 2019

Nagaland government goes ahead with ‘RIIN’ to identify state’s locals

The Naga Hoho said RIIN would divide the Nagas as a lot of them from Manipur were settled in Nagaland.  

published on : 28th July 2019

Minor reshuffle in Nagaland Cabinet

Deputy Chief Minister-in-charge of Home, Y Patton, has been relieved of the charge of national highways and given the responsibility of roads and bridges.

published on : 24th July 2019

Non-Nagas will not be harassed during RIIN preparation, says Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio

Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland will help identify the citizens who settled in Nagaland prior to December 1, 1963.

published on : 21st July 2019

Faced with protests, Nagaland government convenes consultative meet to discuss headcount exercise

RIIN was set in motion on July 10 with a view to streamline the system of issuance of indigenous inhabitant certificates and also to maintain a record of such indigenous inhabitants.

published on : 15th July 2019

All Nagas are ‘indigenous’: Rebel group NSCN-IM slams Nagaland’s headcount of locals

The outfit claimed that this was the key focus of all Nagas and any political steps to be taken must be in conjunction with this decision. 

published on : 13th July 2019

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