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Forest fire in Nagaland's Dzukou valley increasing its magnitude, says NDRF
India

Forest fire in Nagaland's Dzukou valley increasing its magnitude, says NDRF

NDRF said it has deployed seven teams in the affected areas of Kohima district in Nagaland and Senapati district of Manipur to assist firefighters in extinguishing the forest fire

Nagaland bans sale and consumption of dog meat amid growing pressure from animal protection groups
India

Nagaland bans sale and consumption of dog meat amid growing pressure from animal protection groups

The dog meat trade in Nagaland is illegal and in violation of various laws, including Section 429 of the Indian Penal Code that makes killing of animals an offence

Coronavirus Outbreak: Nagaland reports first COVID-19 case; state govt seals various locations in Kohima including patient's residential area
India

Coronavirus Outbreak: Nagaland reports first COVID-19 case; state govt seals various locations in Kohima including patient's residential area

The man with coronavirus-like symptoms was admitted to a hospital in Assam's Guwahati, where he tested positive for COVID-19, the official said

Schools, colleges, markets shut in Nagaland amid anti-Citizenship Act protests; students’ groups condemn state MPs who voted in favour of CAA
India

Schools, colleges, markets shut in Nagaland amid anti-Citizenship Act protests; students’ groups condemn state MPs who voted in favour of CAA

Schools and colleges were closed, markets were shut and vehicles remained largely off roads in parts of Nagaland on Saturday during a six-hour shutdown call given by the Naga Students' Federation

Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland to be prepared by state govt; RIIN preparation to start from 10 July
India

Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland to be prepared by state govt; RIIN preparation to start from 10 July

The Nagaland govt will soon prepare a register of all the indigenous inhabitants of the state, an official said. The exercise to prepare the RIIN will start from 10 July and will be completed in 60 days, according to a notification issued by the Home Commissioner.

Nagaland's Hornbill Festival to feature performance by K-Pop band Mont, chilli eating competitions
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Nagaland's Hornbill Festival to feature performance by K-Pop band Mont, chilli eating competitions

One of the highlights of the Hornbill Festival is the International Rock Contest and the music festival, which will conclude with an EDM night

Sushant Singh Rajput donates Rs 1.25 cr towards Nagaland flood relief after pledging Rs 1 cr for Kerala
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Sushant Singh Rajput donates Rs 1.25 cr towards Nagaland flood relief after pledging Rs 1 cr for Kerala

Sushant Singh Rajput donated a sum of Rs 1.25 crores for the Nagaland flood relief work.

Nagaland rains: State requires Rs 800 crore to repair damage caused by flash floods, says govt official
India

Nagaland rains: State requires Rs 800 crore to repair damage caused by flash floods, says govt official

Nagaland government requires around Rs 800 crore immediately for the restoration of the damages caused by landslides and flash flood during this monsoon season, a top state government official said.

Pune, Navi Mumbai, Greater Mumbai top govt's Ease of Living Index, Delhi trails at 65th spot
India

Pune, Navi Mumbai, Greater Mumbai top govt's Ease of Living Index, Delhi trails at 65th spot

Pune, Navi Mumbai and Greater Mumbai from Maharashtra were ranked India's three most livable places Monday on the government's inaugural 'Ease of Living Index' while Delhi ranked 65th

Traders in Goa protest crackdown on formalin-laced fish; Assam bans import of seafood after tests reveal presence of carcinogen
India

Traders in Goa protest crackdown on formalin-laced fish; Assam bans import of seafood after tests reveal presence of carcinogen

The Assam government on 10 July banned the import and sale of fish from other states to prevent use of formalin for a period of ten days following tests samples that showed the presence of the cancer-causing chemical.

Nagaland's infrastructure for differently-abled 'deficient'; implementation of disability schemes in North East 'very poor'
India

Nagaland's infrastructure for differently-abled 'deficient'; implementation of disability schemes in North East 'very poor'

Kumar said the pension of disabled persons in Nagaland was meagre and there was a need for the creation of a separate department to look into the interests of the PwDs.

Assam Rifles jawan injured in twin IED blasts in Nagaland's Phek district; insurgent outfit NSCN(K) claims responsibility
India

Assam Rifles jawan injured in twin IED blasts in Nagaland's Phek district; insurgent outfit NSCN(K) claims responsibility

An Assam Rifles jawan was injured in twin IED blasts triggered by NSCN(K) insurgents in Phek district of Nagaland, an officer of the paramilitary force said.

Kerala, Nagaland crack down on sale of formalin-laced fish as toxic carcinogenic chemical poses major health hazards
India

Kerala, Nagaland crack down on sale of formalin-laced fish as toxic carcinogenic chemical poses major health hazards

Major raids have been carried out in Kerala and Nagaland, with nearly 15,600 kilograms and Rs 10 Lakh worth of formalin-laced fish being seized from the two states respectively.

Banned Naga militant outfit NSCN(K) claims responsibility for ambush with Assam Rifles in Nagaland
India

Banned Naga militant outfit NSCN(K) claims responsibility for ambush with Assam Rifles in Nagaland

The NSCN(K), a banned Naga militant outfit, has claimed responsibility for Sunday's ambush with an Assam Rifles patrol party in Nagaland.

Two Assam Rifles personnel injured in attack by suspected Naga armed group near Kohima
India

Two Assam Rifles personnel injured in attack by suspected Naga armed group near Kohima

A commander and a jawan of the Assam Rifles were injured when a suspected Naga armed group attacked their base camp near Mon town early on Wednesday.

Naga National Political Groups to suspend ongoing talks with Centre after security forces raid its leader's house
India

Naga National Political Groups to suspend ongoing talks with Centre after security forces raid its leader's house

The NNPG has decided to suspend its ongoing talks with the Centre on the Naga political issue following a raid at its co-convener's residence on 2 June.

NIA probes large-scale extortion, illegal tax collection by NSCN-K, arrests 3 senior Nagaland govt officials
India

NIA probes large-scale extortion, illegal tax collection by NSCN-K, arrests 3 senior Nagaland govt officials

The NIA has arrested three senior Nagaland government officials in connection with its probe into alleged funding of terror groups such as the NSCN-K by defrauding the state exchequer.

Neiphiu Rio sworn-in as Chief Minister of Nagaland for fourth term; Kiren Riijiju, Amit Shah attend ceremony
Politics

Neiphiu Rio sworn-in as Chief Minister of Nagaland for fourth term; Kiren Riijiju, Amit Shah attend ceremony

NDPP leader Neiphiu Rio has been sworn in as Chief Minister of Nagaland by Governor PB Acharya at a public function on Thursday

Neiphiu Rio appointed new Nagaland CM by governor, to be sworn in on 8 March, says Raj Bhavan source
Politics

Neiphiu Rio appointed new Nagaland CM by governor, to be sworn in on 8 March, says Raj Bhavan source

Senior NDPP leader Neiphiu Rio was appointed the new chief minister of Nagaland by Governor PB Acharya and would be sworn in on 8 March, a Raj Bhavan source said.

Nagaland polls: NDPP chief Neiphiu Rio 'confident' of forming govt, thanks Narendra Modi for campaigning in state
Politics

Nagaland polls: NDPP chief Neiphiu Rio 'confident' of forming govt, thanks Narendra Modi for campaigning in state

NDPP chief Neiphiu Rio said he is confident of forming the government in Nagaland and would request Modi to attend the swearing-in ceremony