Nagaland News

Amid Hornbill festival villagers recount Oting's blood stains

Nagaland: Amid Hornbill festival villagers recount Oting's blood stains, demands justice

Dec 05, 2022

The spine-chilling story of the coal miners who were mercilessly gunned down by the Indian Army thinking them to be militants has continued to haunt the minds of the people.

Central Nagaland Tribal Council (File Image)

Nagaland tribes council demands early Naga political solution, slams government for not addressing grievances of ENPO

Dec 04, 2022

The CNTC reiterates its position on the early Naga political solution. It requests that the Government of India deliver the solution promised prior to the state assembly elections.

Rising People’s Party

Nagaland: Rising People’s Party demands President’s Rule in state, writes to PM Modi

Dec 02, 2022

In the letter addressing PM Modi, the Rising People’s Party highlighted the need for President’s Rule and claimed that the state has been witnessing systemic corruption and fiscal mismanagement among others.

Nagaland Congress asks ENPO to rethink its demand

Nagaland Congress asks ENPO to rethink its demand for "Frontier Nagaland"

Dec 02, 2022

In a release, the Nagaland Congress said that justice and equality, besides special attention would be given if Congress was given an opportunity to form the government.

Nagaland’s largest tribal group boycott “Hornbill Festival

Nagaland’s largest tribal group ENPO boycotts “Hornbill Festival”; demands Frontier Nagaland

Dec 02, 2022

Sumi community of Eastern Nagaland has appealed to the Prime Minister to “protect the interest and uphold the desire and aspiration of the Sumi tribe of Eastern Nagaland to continue to live under the jurisdiction of the present Nagaland state.”

PM Modi extends wishes to the people of Nagaland on their statehood day

PM Modi extends wishes to the people of Nagaland on their statehood day

Dec 01, 2022

In a tweet PM Modi said that India takes great pride in the culture of Nagaland, which emphasises on courage, hardwork, and living in harmony with nature.

Nagaland celebrates 60th statehood day,CM Neiphiu Rio launches SAHYOG project of Nagaland Police

Nagaland CM flags off police special operation group vehicles on statehood day

Dec 01, 2022

Celebration the occasion, Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio launched the SAHYOG project of Nagaland Police and also flagged off Nagaland Police Special Operation Group Vehicles.

ENPO decides not to participate in Hornbill festival

Nagaland: ENPO reaffirms its decision not to participate in the Hornbill festival

Nov 30, 2022

The house unanimously resolved that, in honour of the 14 October ENPO CEC Tuensang Resolution, the seven tribes of Eastern Nagaland shall not display or participate in any program that is related to showcasing Traditional Attires.

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Nagaland: Section 144 imposed along Chumoukedima-Peren border area

Nov 30, 2022

The commissioner in the notification stated that there has been an apprehension that the movement/presence of anti-social elements may result in a breach of peace in the said area.

Nagaland Congress during Bharat Jodo Yatra

Nagaland state Congress president cautions people over the implementation of Uniform Civil Code

Nov 30, 2022

During the yatra, Theunuo also addressed a press conference, wherein, he alleged that there is no rule of law in the state and people don't respect the government because it does not work for their welfare.

Rising People's Party (File Photo)

Nagaland government must stop bullying people to participate in Hornbill festival: Rising People's Party

Nov 29, 2022

Reacting to the official notice released by the state government where village guards of each tribe have been invited to participate in the Statehood day slated to be held on December 1 along with the Hornbill festival, the RPP has slammed the government for ‘forcing’ the people to participate in the state-level celebrations.

Congress leader K Therie

Nagaland: ‘Forced conversion’ phrase coined by RSS and BJP, says Congress leader K Therie

Nov 29, 2022

In an official statement, the Nagaland Congress leader claimed that the phrase ‘forced conversion’, has been coined by RSS and BJP which has never convinced him.

Hornbill festival

Nagaland government gears up for Hornbill festival 2022, preparations in full swing

Nov 29, 2022

Every Hornbill festival is celebrated from 1-10 December in the North Eastern region and the state of Nagaland. The festival is named after the Indian hornbill bird which is a large forest bird. The Hornbill festival gives an insight into the different tribes of Nagaland.

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ENPO leaders to meet Amit Shah on December 3, demands separate 'Frontier Nagaland'

Nov 28, 2022

Earlier, Nagaland Chief Minister Rio said, "We will facilitate an appointment for ENPO to meet the Union Home Minister Amit Shah and if Prime Minister also comes we will make a request".

File Photo of protesting recruited aggrieved nurses

Nagaland: Aggrieved nurses deserve praises not humiliation, claims state Congress president

Nov 24, 2022

Further, the Congress leader claimed that online appointments, zoom interviews, permanent posts, and advertisements were created without giving the nurses a chance to respond

Naga People's Front

Naga People’s Front slams CM Rio, claims government lacks economic policy

Nov 24, 2022

The Naga People’s Front President (NPF), Dr Shürhozelie Liezietsu alleged that the present Nagaland Government has no economic policy, no fiscal policy, no programme for human development

‘Worship Through Songs’ during the final of the celebration of the 150 years of Christianity in Nagaland

Celebration of 150 years of Christianity in Nagaland possible if one is satisfied with its performance: Congress leader K Therie

Nov 21, 2022

In a press statement, Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee (NPCC) president said, "The 10-Point Commitment of NBCC’s Sesquicentennial celebration is addressed to politicians and government employees".

The nine inmates who escaped from a jail in Mon district of Nagaland

Nagaland: 9 inmates escape from Mon district jail, search operation underway

Nov 20, 2022

As per police, the prisoners include under-trial inmates and murder convicts and they managed to flee in the wee hours on November 18 after somehow getting hold of their cell keys.

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Will tribal apex bodies boycott Nagaland's Hornbill festival?

Nov 19, 2022

ENWO urged the tribal bodies to comply with the resolution affirmed by Eastern Nagaland People's Organisation to refrain from participating in the Hornbill festival.

Former Nagaland CM SC Jamir

Former Nagaland CM SC Jamir rubbishes death rumours, says 'Not dead, I am healthy'

Nov 14, 2022

The veteran Congress leader and former CM SC Jamir said in a video statement that he was alive and that he continues to maintain very good health.

Nagaland aggrieved nurse's protest demanding regularisation of jobs

Nagaland civil society demands government’s intervention in DRAN nurse’s service regularisation

Nov 12, 2022

The Naga Mother’s Association (NMA), a civil society based in Nagaland has written a letter to the state health minister demanding the government’s intervention in service regularisation of Department Recruited Aggrieved Nurses 2021 (DRAN) for their relentless services during the Covid pandemic.