Naga CM accepts resignation of five MLAs

Amid ongoing political crisis in Nagaland for change in leadership, Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang has accepted the resignation of five Naga People's Front (NPF) MLAs from the post of Parliamentary Secretaries and Advisors with immediate effect, officials said on Saturday.

Govt comfortably placed with good number of MLAs: Nagaland CM

Kohima: Nagaland Chief Minister T R Zeliang Thursday asserted his government is secure with the support of adequate number of legislators from Naga People's Front (NPF) and Democratic Alliance of Nagaland (DAN) partners.

One injured in blast in Nagaland

One person was seriously injured in a blast at Dimapur, police said on Tuesday.

Dissent within Nagaland BJP unit comes to fore

Dissension within the state unit of the BJP in Nagaland has come to the fore with hundreds of party workers from Phek district staging a protest rally demanding immediate removal of M Chuba from the post of Ad-hoc President of the state BJP.

756 people arrested in arms case in Nagaland

Kohima: A total of 756 people were arrested in 671 cases of arms and ammunition during the last five years in Nagaland, Home Minister Y Patton informed the state Assembly today.

ENSF temporarily suspends boycott of statehood day celebration

Following an appeal made by Nagaland Governor PB Acharya, the Eastern Naga Students' Federation (ENSF) has temporarily suspended its proposed boycott of the Statehood Day celebration in four districts of Nagaland.

MPs upbeat over PM's visit to Nagaland

Members of Parliament from Nagaland have said the people of the State are keenly awaiting the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the State in December.

No breakthrough in Naga political problem till we reconcile: Zeliang

Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang on Saturday said that though the Naga political problem has been continuing for more than six decades along with the 17-year cease-fire between the Centre and Naga political groups (NPGs), there seems to be no breakthrough till date.

High powered committee to inquire JEE allegations
High powered committee to inquire JEE allegations

Nagaland government on Monday formed a High Power Committee (HPC) to inquire into the alleged irregularities, lapses and loopholes into the process for conduct of Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) and selection of candidates for various technical courses through Common Selection Board (CSB).

Nagaland Assembly bypoll results on Monday

 Counting of votes for the by-election to Northern Angami-II Assembly Constituency under Kohima district of Nagaland will be held tomorrow.

Nagaland CM demands exemplary punishment for attack on Nagas

Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang and lone Lok Sabha MP form the state Neiphiu Rio have demanded exemplary punishment to the perpetrators of the unprovoked attack on Naga youths at Sikanderpur village in Gurgaon on the night of October 15.

Repoll ordered at one polling station in Nagaland

The Election Commission on Thursday ordered repoll at polling station 16 at Rusoma under Northern Angami-II Assembly constituency in Nagaland on October 18.

Boy sustains splinter injury in Kohima

A minor boy sustained splinter injury when an object given to him by his friend turned out to be a bomb and exploded, police said on Sunday.

Court has not revoked Speaker's disqualification order: Nagaland NCP

The interim order by Kohima bench of Gauhati High Court had neither revoked the disqualification of the three defecting MLAs by Nagaland Assembly Speaker Chotisuh Sazo nor allowed them to join BJP, Nagaland NCP has claimed.

Court grants stay on disqualification three Nagaland MLAs

The Kohima Bench of Gauhati High Court on Friday granted interim stay on the disqualification of three Nagaland MLAs by the Speaker.

Nagaland budget session begins Tuesday

The 5th session of the 12th Nagaland Legislative Assembly will begin on Tuesday.

Nagaland Governor calls for peace and unity in diversity

Taking over the gubernatorial assignment of Nagaland, Governor P B Acharya has called for peace, "essential for all round development of the state" and said peace can be achieved only when there is "unity in diversity".

NPF hopeful about Narendra Modi resolving Naga political issue

The ruling Naga People`s Front (NPF) has expressed hope that the Narendra Modi government would solve the Naga political issue without further delay.

Anti-caste rally reaches Kohima

Moving on pressurising the Government to do away with the caste system prevailing in the country, the 40-day-long Bharat Yathra, led by lawyer and social activist KK Sarachandra Bose, arrived in Kohima.

12-hour Dimapur bandh affects life

Barring some minor incidents of violence, normal life came to a standstill in Dimapur, the commercial hub of Nagaland, following a 12-hour bandh called by the Nagaland Foothill Road Coordination Committee (NFHRCC) on Monday.