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Home ministry orders CBI probe into deaths of Nagaland siblings in Gurgaon
India

Home ministry orders CBI probe into deaths of Nagaland siblings in Gurgaon

Meghalaya MP Agatha Sangma said in a letter to Amit Shah that the case appears to be an ‘orchestrated homicide, which requires investigation of highest order’

Nagaland extends COVID-19 lockdown till 30 June; fourth extension since 14 May
India

Nagaland extends COVID-19 lockdown till 30 June; fourth extension since 14 May

A government spokesperson acknowledged the inconvenience faced by people but said that the lockdown will continue

Green Oscar 2021 winner Nuklu Phom strives to continue connecting indigineous communities and form Biodiversity Peace Corridor
India

Green Oscar 2021 winner Nuklu Phom strives to continue connecting indigineous communities and form Biodiversity Peace Corridor

Church worker Nuklu Phom belongs to the Phom indigenous community in Nagaland in northeast India. He is noted for his work in connecting communities to conserve biodiversity and switch to sustainable livelihoods in his ancestral village. The effort led to the increase in congregations of the long-distance migratory bird Amur falcon, and other wildlife, in the community-conserved area centred around his village.

Assam verdict, NDA rule at Centre hurdles for Congress to regain foothold in North East as four states from region vote within two years
Politics

Assam verdict, NDA rule at Centre hurdles for Congress to regain foothold in North East as four states from region vote within two years

The significance of the region can be understood from the fact that it accounts for 25 Lok Sabha seats, more than half of which come from Assam alone

Why eating insects is becoming increasingly popular as a sustainable way of consuming proteins, micronutrients
Lifestyle

Why eating insects is becoming increasingly popular as a sustainable way of consuming proteins, micronutrients

In many countries, there is now a growing appreciation of insects as food and feed. In India too, efforts are being made to create awareness and popularise entomophagy.

Nagaland chief secretary Temjen Toy passes away at 57 after brief illness; 'extremely sad and shocked', says guv
India

Nagaland chief secretary Temjen Toy passes away at 57 after brief illness; 'extremely sad and shocked', says guv

Toy, a 1989-batch IAS officer, took charge as the chief secretary of Nagaland in March 2018. He is survived by his wife and four children

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

World Bank approves four India projects worth over $800 million aimed at improving education, dam safety
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World Bank approves four India projects worth over $800 million aimed at improving education, dam safety

The projects will also look at strengthening India's social protection architecture and promoting nutrition-supportive agriculture for tribals in Chhattisgarh

Assembly by-elections results: BJP wins 19 of 28 MP seats, sweeps Gujarat, UP; Congress wins Chattisgarh, Haryana
Politics

Assembly by-elections results: BJP wins 19 of 28 MP seats, sweeps Gujarat, UP; Congress wins Chattisgarh, Haryana

The BJP is set to sweep the bypolls with leads and wins in 40 of the 59 seats that voted on 3 November, leading to its party workers holding celebrations in various states

Former CBI chief Ashwani Kumar found dead at Shimla residence, says police
India

Former CBI chief Ashwani Kumar found dead at Shimla residence, says police

Kumar, 69, a retired IPS officer from the Himachal Pradesh cadre, served as state DGP from 2006 to 2008. He was also governor of Nagaland and, briefly, of Manipur.

Naga peace talks: Local stakeholders say 'waiting period is over', Centre taking steps to arrive at solution soon
India

Naga peace talks: Local stakeholders say 'waiting period is over', Centre taking steps to arrive at solution soon

The statement from the Naga National Political Groups came after a closed-door meeting between RN Ravi, Centre's interlocutor for Naga peace talks, and its representatives

NPF withdraws from legislators forum, says Naga peace talks hampered due to govt's 'half-hearted approach'
India

NPF withdraws from legislators forum, says Naga peace talks hampered due to govt's 'half-hearted approach'

The Opposition party added that the Joint Legislators Forum (JLF) has become a mere forum without any tangible roadmap to resolve the Naga political issue

Coronavirus Updates: BMC sero-survey in three wards shows 57% prevalence of COVID-19 in slums, 16% in other areas
India

Coronavirus Updates: BMC sero-survey in three wards shows 57% prevalence of COVID-19 in slums, 16% in other areas

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: The BMC on Tuesday said that a serological surveillance for COVID-19 infection was commissioned by NITI-Aayog, Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai and Tata Institute of Fundamental Research.

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

Nagaland bans sale, consumption of dog meat in state; import and trading of dogs deemed illegal as well
India

Nagaland bans sale, consumption of dog meat in state; import and trading of dogs deemed illegal as well

Animal rights group FIAPO had written to the Nagaland state government urging it to impose a ban on the slaughter of dogs

NSCN-IM responds to Nagaland guv's law and order letter, says 'we don't extort but levy legitimate taxes'
India

NSCN-IM responds to Nagaland guv's law and order letter, says 'we don't extort but levy legitimate taxes'

The NSCN-IM issued this statement after RN Ravi, in a 16 June letter to Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio, claimed that the “constitutionally-established state government is being challenged on day-to-day basis by armed gangs that question the sovereignty and integrity of the nation.”

Nagaland Board 2020: NBSE to declare HSSLC, HSLC results tomorrow on nbsenagaland.com
India

Nagaland Board 2020: NBSE to declare HSSLC, HSLC results tomorrow on nbsenagaland.com

Nagaland Board of School Education (NBSE) will announce the results of HSLC (class 10) and HSSLC (class 12) exam 2020 on Saturday, 30 May.

Northeasterners continue to face racist attacks in Bangalore
India

Northeasterners continue to face racist attacks in Bangalore

Amit Kar and Samrat Pradhan from the Northeast staying in Bangalore were stopped on their way to a medical store and harassed by the police.

Nagaland to give one-time assistance of Rs 10,000 to migrants who opt to 'stay back where they are', postpone return to state
India

Nagaland to give one-time assistance of Rs 10,000 to migrants who opt to 'stay back where they are', postpone return to state

Grappling with issues such as insufficient quarantine facilities and no COVID-19 testing centre, the Nagaland government has decided to give one-time assistance of Rs 10,000 each to migrants stranded in others states if they choose not to return at the moment, a senior official said on Wednesday.

Anxiety in times of COVID-19, domestic violence and cyber crime: Helplines in Assam haven't stopped ringing since lockdown
India

Anxiety in times of COVID-19, domestic violence and cyber crime: Helplines in Assam haven't stopped ringing since lockdown

COVID-19 outbreak: The team of over a 100 callers — made up of health advisory officers, counselors and medical officers, have reached out to 20,656 people quarantined in Assam and attended to over 132,690 calls as of 10 March, with over 80 percent of these calls related to COVID-19 cases.