Naga Students’ Federation to go ahead with public rally; demands ‘Solution (to Naga issue) before Election’

Naga Students’ Federation to go ahead with public rally; demands ‘Solution (to Naga issue) before Election’

KOHIMA, January 21, 2018: The Naga Students’ Federation (NSF) has reaffirmed its stand for ‘Solution (to Naga issue) before Election’ and decided to go ahead with its public rally scheduled for January 23 here at Naga Solidarity Park. According to a release issued by NSF President Kesosul Christopher Ltu appealed that solution should be arrived […]

Nagaland ex-CM Keyezhe L. Chishi quits as Congress member

Nagaland ex-CM Keyezhe L. Chishi quits as Congress member

KOHIMA, January 21, 2018: Former Nagaland Chief Minister Keyezhe L. Chishi on Saturday resigned from Congress primary membership ahead of the February 27 assembly elections. “In view of the trust deficit inspite of repeated submission and advice to the appropriate authority in the Congress for the last one year, I cannot remain in the party […]

Assam, Nagaland fall behind other states in higher education enrollment ratio

Assam, Nagaland fall behind other states in higher education enrollment ratio

Guwahati, January 20, 2018: The Centre has revealed that the gross enrolment ratio (GER) in higher educational institutions of two northeastern states – Assam and Nagaland – is far lower than the national average.               The All India Survey on Higher Education (2016-17), published by the Union ministry of human […]

Nagaland first to use VVPAT device for voting in 2013 poll

Nagaland first to use VVPAT device for voting in 2013 poll

KOHIMA, January 19, 2018: The first official use of the Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) with Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) in the country was in Noksen Assembly Constituency under Tuensang district of Nagaland during 2013 Assembly Elections and the result was satisfactory. Chief Electoral Officer Nagaland Abhijit Sinha, in a statement said on awareness […]

Nagaland: Two militants nabbed by Assam Rifles

Nagaland: Two militants nabbed by Assam Rifles

KOHIMA, January 18, 2018:  Assam Rifles troops apprehended two militants in Arunachal Pradesh and Assam in past 24 hours. Assam Rifles troops, Changlang battalion launched an operation where a hardcore NSCN (IM) militant was apprehended at Namtok village in Arunachal Pradesh’s Changlang district in the wee hours of Wednesday, Chiranjeet Konwer, Kohima based Defense PRO […]

Nagaland Joint Christian Forum urges PM to “exercise wisdom and discernment” on the Naga Peace Accord

Nagaland Joint Christian Forum urges PM to “exercise wisdom and discernment” on the Naga Peace Accord

KOHIMA, January 15, 2018: The Nagaland Joint Christian Forum (NJCF) has joined various Naga civil societies, tribal organizations, MPs and legislators to urged upon Prime Minister Narendra Modi to “exercise wisdom and discernment” to bring about an honourable and acceptable solution while addressing the “Indo-Naga” conflict. In a memorandum signed by NJCF President and Nagaland […]