Nagaland: 33 per cent reservation for Naga women gets Nation wide support

Nagaland: 33 per cent reservation for Naga women gets Nation wide support

The political drama along the rights of women reservations in Nagaland has now received national spectatorship.  “One Billion Rising” ,a global movement, to end rape and sexual violence against women had condemned this act of gender rights violations in its recently conducted event in Dwarka .  “The denial of 33% reservation for women in contesting polls now has […]

Manipur: BJP refutes 36 cr claim by Sharmila, says people have rejected her as political entity

Manipur: BJP refutes 36 cr claim by Sharmila, says people have rejected her as political entity

Since October 2016, around the time Irom Sharmila announced the launch of People’s Resurgence and Justice Alliance (PRJA), Sharmila has been claiming that she was approached by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders who offered her a ticket and a sum of Rs 36 crore to campaign for the next month’s election. The allegations were reportedly […]

War of words erupts between United Naga Council and Manipur CM

War of words erupts between United Naga Council and Manipur CM

IMPHAL:  With Manipur congress legislature party (CLP) writing to Prime minister, Narendra Modi to declare apex body of Nagas living in Manipur, United Naga council (UNC) as unlawful organisation, UNC has termed the CLP under chief minister, O Ibobi Singh as communal. In poll bound Manipur,UNC has clamped economic blockade in two highways since November […]

Nagaland braces for Indefinite bandh from Monday onwards

Nagaland braces for Indefinite bandh from Monday onwards

KOHIMA: With Chief Minister, TR Zeliang refusing to step down, tribal organisations in Nagaland has announced fresh round of agitation. Joint Co-ordination Committee (JCC) and Nagaland Tribes Action Committee (NTAC) have called for a total indefinite state-wide bandh starting from Monday onwards. Paramilitary forces, invitees to weddings on the production of invitation cards, funerals, press, […]

Nagaland: Heroin worth Rs. 1.5 Crore seized in Kohima

Nagaland: Heroin worth Rs. 1.5 Crore seized in Kohima

KOHIMA: The police seized 1.5 kg of heroin worth around Rs 1.5 crore from a car in Kohima and arrested one person hailing from Madhya Pradesh in this connection. Police said the personnel manning Phesama check gate found the drug in a car while routine frisking duties of vehicles. The contraband was packed in an […]

Manipur : Indigenous sports which marked their global presence!

Manipur : Indigenous  sports which marked their global presence!

Manipuri mythology has it that Oolaobi was an outdoor game (similar to modern day Kabaddi) played mainly  by the Gods It is an outdoor game played mainly by females. In addition to these, Manipur has a rich history of  indigenous games like Khutlokpi, Phibul Thomba, Chaphu Thugaibi which are played throughout the year. Lets take a […]

“My father spent six years in prisons including Assam”- Homecoming of a Chinese soldier

“My father spent six years in prisons including Assam”- Homecoming of a Chinese soldier

Beijing: A Chinese soldier, who was stuck in India for over 50 years after crossing the border following the 1962 war, on Saturday returned to China with his Indian family members to a rousing reception and an emotional reunion with his kin. Wang Qi, 77, was received by his close Chinese relatives, besides officials of […]

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