Air India and their issues with Nagaland!

Air India and their issues with Nagaland!

  KOHIMA: Nagaland bound passengers of Air India (AI)’s Kolkata-Dimpaur flight were made to face another harrowing experience in the hands of Air India officials for two consecutive days at Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International (NSCB) Airport, Kolkata after the airline refused to fly to Dimapur citing inane reasons. The torment began on Tuesday after […]

Nagaland’s first and only woman MP Rano Shaiza passes away

Nagaland’s first and only woman MP Rano Shaiza passes away

Nagaland’s first and only woman member of Parliament Rano M Shaiza, died in Kohima on Wednesday. Elected to the 6th Lok Sabha in 1977, Shaiza (86) left behind two daughters and a son. Shaiza was born in 1928. Her father Sevilie Iralu was the third Naga doctor, while mother Vitulie-ii Iralu was an older sister […]

Nagaland: Four Assam Rifles jawans injured in attack

Nagaland: Four Assam Rifles jawans injured in attack

KOHIMA: Four Assam Rifles jawans were injured as unidentified armed miscreants attacked the Company Operating Base and outpost of 19 Assam Rifles here today. Initial reports stated that unknown miscreants fired at the outpost of 19 Assam Rifles located about 5 km on the outskirts of Kohima injuring four jawans, one seriously, Assam Rifles officials […]

Guv PB Acharya selected as brand ambassador of Swachh Bharat campaign

Guv PB Acharya selected as brand ambassador of Swachh Bharat campaign

KOHIMA: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has selected Governor of Assam, Nagaland and Tripura PB Acharya as the brand ambassador for Swachh Bharat Abhiyan campaign, according to reports. This was announced during the inauguration of a Swachh Bharat awareness campaign in Kohima on Monday. It was organized by Kohima Municipal Council (KMC). Acharya has expressed joy […]

Union Minister pays surprise visit to Nagaland villages

Union Minister pays surprise visit to Nagaland villages

KOHIMA: Tribal villagers in Nagaland were amazed to see Ram Kripal Yadav, Union Minister of State for Drinking Water and Sanitation, inspect the condition of toilets in some houses on Sunday. Yadav, who is on a three-day official visit to the state, visited Rusoma and Tseisma villages and also inquired about their water scarcity problems. […]

Nagaland govt suggests CBI probe on Dimapur mob lynching

Nagaland govt suggests CBI probe on Dimapur mob lynching

KOHIMA: The Nagaland government has recommended for CBI inquiry into the March 5 Dimapur lynching case, Chief Minister T R Zeliang revealed today. The decision was taken by the cabinet at a meeting held here last night, Zeliang said. A mob had broken into Dimapur Central Jail on March 5, dragged out the rape accused […]

Nagaland govt. stands firm towards resolution of Naga issue

Nagaland govt. stands firm towards resolution of Naga issue

KOHIMA: Nagaland Chief Minister T R Zeliang revealed today that the Naga People’s Front-led Democratic Alliance of Nagaland (DAN) government will remain firm in its commitment towards resolution of the Naga political issue. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced the Central Government’s commitment to resolve the Naga political issue in a time bound manner and […]

Nagaland: 47 arrested in Dimapur mob lynching

Nagaland: 47 arrested in Dimapur mob lynching

TNT News KOHIMA: Additional Superintendent of Police (ASP) Kohima, Kakheto said that a total of 47 people have been arrested for their alleged involvement in Dimapur mob lynching incident. On Wednesday, four more persons have been arrested for their alleged involvement in the lynching of one Syed Farid Khan on March 5. District administration of Dimapur […]

Nagaland mob lynching case: Rape victim speaks up

Nagaland mob lynching case: Rape victim speaks up

DIMAPUR: Three days after a mob broke into the Dimapur Central Jail, dragged out rape accused Syed Farid Khan and lynched him, the rape victim finally spoke up about the incident for the first time. According to sources, the rape accused claimed that the accused had offered her Rs. 5000 to remain silent about the entire […]