Shillong Accord Naga Spear on sale on eBay

Shillong Accord Naga Spear on sale on eBay

A Naga spear has been on sale on eBay for seven days now, at a bid that starts at GBP 399 (Rs. 38,013) and goes up to a maximum bidding price of GBP 560 (Rs. 53,352). The item—titled ‘Antique Nagaland Ceremonial Spear’—ran out on its bidding time on February 28 with zero bids. Curiously, the […]

Two dead in road accident in Nagaland’s Mon district

Two dead in road accident in Nagaland’s Mon district

Two people died when the truck, they were travelling in, met with an accident at Nagaland’s Mon town here, official sources said today. According to sources the accident occurred yesterday when the hardware-laden goods truck, coming from Assam, fell into a 200-feet gorge near the FCI Junction on Mon-Namtola road. ALSO READ: SHILLONG TRAFFIC POLICE […]

Cannabis smuggler apprehended in Nagaland

Cannabis smuggler apprehended in Nagaland

DIMAPUR: On February 23 in Kohima, Nagaland Police Personnel chased down a fleeing cannabis smuggler with a dose of shooting at the scene. The criminal ran straight into the arms of a checking patrol of the Assam Rifles no less. The Kohima police issued a press release on Tuesday to offer updates about the drugs, guns […]

Nagaland: CM urges tribes to boycott rebellious groups

Nagaland: CM urges tribes to boycott rebellious groups

DIMAPUR: Nagaland State Chief Minister, TR Zeliang yesterday met with a 7-member delegation of the Eastern Nagaland Peoples’ Organisation (ENPO) led by its Vice President, Sashi Naga and the Eastern Nagaland Legislators’ Union (ENLU) represented by senior legislator C Kipili Sangtam to work out ways to bring peace in the eastern parts of Nagaland state. […]

Nagaland: 5 NPGs demands clarification on PWC activities

Nagaland: 5 NPGs demands clarification on PWC activities

DIMAPUR: Five Naga Political Groups (NPGs) today categorically condemned what it called the activities of the Parliamentary Working Committee (PWC) of the Joint Legislator’s Forum (JLF) of Nagaland Legislative Assembly (NLA) for “blindly propagating the 3rd August Framework Agreement” and demanded the PWC to clarify to the people of Nagaland whether the terms of the […]

Naga students threaten to stop Manipuri vehicles

Naga students threaten to stop Manipuri vehicles

KOHIMA: The Naga Students’ Federation (NSF) has said it will stop entry of all Manipuri vehicles into Naga-populated areas from Tuesday midnight unless action is taken against security personnel for allegedly harassing their activists. A statement by SubenthingKigam, president of the Nagaland-based NSF, said they will stop the entry of Manipuri vehicles into Naga-populated areas, […]

Nagaland tops in school dropout rate

Nagaland tops in school dropout rate

A survey conducted by the World Bank and the Central government has found that the State of Nagaland has the highest dropout rate in India. The dropout rate in primary school (grade I-V) stood at 19.4 per cent, four times the national average of 4.3 per cent. The scenario is no better in the upper […]