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Jul 28, 2019
Nagaland govt to constitute commission for creating citizen register (RIIN) despite protests from tribals, civil societyNagaland government issued an order to constitute a three-member commission to chalk out modalities for the RIIN exercise. The commission will study and examine all issues related to the exercise and submit its recommendations to Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio government.
Mar 28, 2019
Lok Sabha Election 2019, Nagaland profile: Naga People's Front, NDPP to lock horns for state's lone parliamentary seatAs Nagaland is religiously homogenous, the elections in this state revolve around tribal issues.
Feb 21, 2019
Budget Session of Nagaland Assembly begins today; House set to adopt resolution against Citizenship Amendment BillMinister for Planning and Coordination, Neiba Kronu, said the Nagaland government would table a resolution against the Citizenship Bill on 23 February.
Feb 09, 2019
Narendra Modi asks people to post photos of #MagnificentNortheast on social media, netizens deliverEarly on Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's official Twitter account asked users to post photographs from their visits to the North East using the hashtag #MagnificentNortheast, resulting in a series of photographs streaming in on social media.
Jan 29, 2019
Nagaland Cabinet reiterates stand, rejects Citizenship (Amendment) Bill; CM Neiphiu Rio says peoples' desires taken into accountThe Citizenship (Amendment) BIll, which was passed in the Lok Sabha earlier in January, has been an issue of concern in Nagaland and triggered protests across the northeastern region, Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio and Chief Secretary Temjen Toy said.
Jan 21, 2019
Citizenship (Amendment) Bill doesn't apply to Nagaland as Article 371(A) protects state, CM Neiphiu Rio tells Rajnath SinghA cabinet meeting, chaired by Rio, on Friday asserted that the state is protected under provisions of Article 371 (A) and the Inner Line Permit (ILP) as per Bengal Eastern Frontier Regulation, (BEFR) of 1873, a release issued by the Chief Minister's Office said on Sunday.
Oct 19, 2018
Mizoram polls: Church organisations, which had been vocal against BJP, have suddenly gone silentThe silence of the church organisations at a time when the BJP has become part of ruling dispensations in six of the seven northeastern states has drawn multiple interpretations.
Aug 06, 2018
Nagaland floods: Kiren Rijiju, CM Neiphiu Rio fail to conduct aerial survey due to inclement weather conditionMinister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Sunday could not conduct the aerial survey to assess the flood and landslides-hit areas in Nagaland where 10 people have been killed and lakhs affected due to inclement weather.
Aug 02, 2018
Nagaland chief minister Neiphiu Rio urges Narendra Modi for assistance for rain-hit stateNagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio has requested Modi for immediate interim assistance to combat the crisis in the state due to incessant rain.
Mar 21, 2018
BJP has conquered North East but it needs to solve issues like infiltration from Bangladesh, Naga Accord to lastBJP must not forget that unlike the Hindi heartland, North East is a multilingual, multireligious and plural society which has not seen much communal violence.