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Nagaland: Four dead, five injured in bridge collapse at Dimapur; alternate route to Kohima arranged
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Nagaland: Four dead, five injured in bridge collapse at Dimapur; alternate route to Kohima arranged

Four persons, including a minor were killed and five others injured when a bridge collapsed near Christian Institute of Health Sciences and Research in Dimapur

Nagaland to re-write municipal act to help conduct delayed local body elections
India

Nagaland to re-write municipal act to help conduct delayed local body elections

Nagaland is mulling to re-write its Municipal Act so that the election to the Urban Local Bodies could be conducted smoothly, CM Shurhozelie Liezietsu said.

Nagaland crisis: Shurhozelie Liezietsu to succeed TR Zeliang as chief minister
Politics

Nagaland crisis: Shurhozelie Liezietsu to succeed TR Zeliang as chief minister

Naga People's Front (NPF) leader Shurhozelie Liezietsu was on Monday elected the new legislature party leader of the ruling Democratic Alliance to be the new Nagaland chief minister.

Full text: Nagaland CM TR Zeliang addresses state on All India Radio, calls for end of strike, violence
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Full text: Nagaland CM TR Zeliang addresses state on All India Radio, calls for end of strike, violence

As total shutdown called by tribal bodies in Nagaland continue to affect normal life, chief minister TR Zeliang released an emotional statement aired on the All India Radio on Monday with the aim to clarify his stand on the issue of reservation for women in urban local bodies election.

Naga strike: Call for TR Zeliang resignation grows as protesters intensify action
Politics

Naga strike: Call for TR Zeliang resignation grows as protesters intensify action

The pressure on Nagaland chief minister TR Zeliang to step down following his government's decision to hold urban local body elections with 33 percent reservation for women is growing.

Nagaland unrest: Violent protests against women’s quota highlight dominance of patriarchy in the state
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Nagaland unrest: Violent protests against women’s quota highlight dominance of patriarchy in the state

Recent spurts of violence to subvert the implementation of a quota for women in Nagaland’s urban civic bodies reflects the state’s gender insensitivity.

Nagaland unrest has spurred Naga unity in state, with far-reaching implications in store
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Nagaland unrest has spurred Naga unity in state, with far-reaching implications in store

Even though the bodies of the two slain protesters were finally buried at a public place in Kohima, Nagaland, it does not mean that agitation will come to rest.

Nagaland unrest: Army called in Kohima after two Naga deaths spur violence
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Nagaland unrest: Army called in Kohima after two Naga deaths spur violence

While various Naga tribal organisations have been protesting against the state government's decision to grant 33 percent reservation to women in the civic polls, the government had been adamant on holding the elections.

Nagaland civic polls: No nominations filed for two municipalities, tribal groups intensify boycott call
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Nagaland civic polls: No nominations filed for two municipalities, tribal groups intensify boycott call

Two of the three municipalities in Nagaland did not receive a single nomination of candidature for the upcoming civic polls as various tribal groups have called for boycotting the election to protest 33 percent reservation of seats for women.

Nagaland civic polls: Naga tribes to boycott elections to protest 33% reservation for women
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Nagaland civic polls: Naga tribes to boycott elections to protest 33% reservation for women

The head of a tribal body says that the Naga society has been following the customary laws for more than thousand years and those cannot be just wiped out.

Manipur: NSF imposes 'total blockade' of Manipur-bound vehicles in Naga dominated areas
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Manipur: NSF imposes 'total blockade' of Manipur-bound vehicles in Naga dominated areas

The NSF alleged that many innocent Naga travellers in Manipur were assaulted, their vehicles set on fire and luggages damaged on the highways in the past few days.

Nagaland government to implement eHospital concept in two major hospitals
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Nagaland government to implement eHospital concept in two major hospitals

The Nagaland government has proposed to implement the eHospital concept in two of its major hospitals in order to ease their data and services management.

Kohima Village Council warns Nagaland govt not to reserve seats for women in civic bodies
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Kohima Village Council warns Nagaland govt not to reserve seats for women in civic bodies

The resistance comes at a time when Kohima, the capital city of Nagaland, is ready for a facelift under the smart city initiative taken by the central government.

Congress has neglected development of North East, alleges BJP
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Congress has neglected development of North East, alleges BJP

BJP asserted that the North East is central to the BJP-led NDA government's idea of national integration.

Medley-makers: Shillong Chamber Choir on how they come up with their winning repertoire
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Medley-makers: Shillong Chamber Choir on how they come up with their winning repertoire

A conversation with the members of the Shillong Chamber Choir, which was founded by Padma Shri Neil Nongkynrih in 2001 about their unique musical medleys

Six persons, including state govt officials, injured in Pawan Hans helicopter crash
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Six persons, including state govt officials, injured in Pawan Hans helicopter crash

Six occupants of a Pawan Hans helicopter were injured when it crash-landed at Meluri helipad in Nagaland's Phek district on Tuesday, a police official said.

The Stage review: Starry judges, awesome talent, but why does it sound like a karaoke show?
Entertainment

The Stage review: Starry judges, awesome talent, but why does it sound like a karaoke show?

The Stage, talent hunt to find English singers, has good judges and an impressive contestants but is Indian television good enough a platform for these singers?

Nagaland: Eight Assam Rifles jawans killed, 6 injured in militant ambush
India

Nagaland: Eight Assam Rifles jawans killed, 6 injured in militant ambush

Eight Assam Rifles personnel were killed on Sunday when militants triggered a powerful blast and ambushed a convoy of the paramilitary force in Nagaland along the border with Myanmar.