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Aug 01, 2017
Nagaland: 35 NPF legislators give 15-day ultimatum to Shurhozelie Liezietsu to quit as party chiefAs many as 35 NPF legislators owing allegiance to Nagaland chief minister TR Zeliang gave 15 days ultimatum to Shurhozelie Liezietsu to quit as party president
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 16, 2017
Nagaland political crisis: TR Zeliang-led NPF MLAs meet governor, urge him to sack Shurhozelie LiezietsuRebel Naga People's Front (NPF) and Independent legislators, who are seeking the removal of Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu, on Saturday met Nagaland Governor PB Acharya and asked him to uphold the Constitution.
Jul 15, 2017
Nagaland political crisis: 44 MLAs claim support for TR Zeliang, meet governor PB AcharyaAmid the political crisis in the ruling NPF, supporters of former chief minister TR Zeliang, including Lok Sabha member Neiphiu Rio and 44 MLAs, called on Nagaland governor PB Acharya who promised to uphold the Constitution
Jul 14, 2017
Nagas losing faith in Naga People's Front claims member of Parliament, Neiphiu RioNagaland's political turmoil continues to deepen with Governor P.B. Acharya asking Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu to prove majority in the state assembly,
Jul 12, 2017
Nagaland crisis: TR Zeliang, Shurhozelie Liezietsu and the latest political tug-of-war to hit KohimaFirstpost recapitulated the political developments in Nagaland to bring you the story so far.
May 19, 2017
Mission North East: Will BJP formula of favouring dissidents repeat Assam magic in Nagaland?Is the BJP going to apply its successful Assam formula to Nagaland? That's the question that is on everyone's mind after a few veterans of Nagaland politics launched a new political party on Wednesday ahead of the next year's Assembly elections.
Feb 20, 2017
Nagaland crisis: It's not just sexism, the North Eastern state also has a problem with implementation of lawIn the midst of the violence and confusion in Nagaland, what has been lost is the fact that the law should actually be on the side of the people who are fighting for the implementation of the reservation for women rather than on those who oppose it in the civic and municipal bodies.
Feb 20, 2017
Nagaland CM TR Zeliang resigns amid protests: All you need to know about the unrestNagaland Chief Minister T R Zeliang resigned on Sunday against the backdrop of widespread protests in the state triggered by the government decision to reserve 33 percent seats for women in urban local bodies.
Feb 19, 2017
Nagaland CM TR Zeliang steps down; MLAs meet on Monday, Neiphiu Rio likely to take overAfter a long agitation from various tribal bodies and civil society groups of Nagaland, Cheif Minister TR Zeliang has finally decided to resign from his post on Sunday,