Nagaland assembly elections

59% candidates for Nagaland assembly polls are crorepati, ex-CM Neiphiu Rio in top three: ADR report

59% candidates for Nagaland assembly polls are crorepati, ex-CM Neiphiu Rio in top three: ADR report

According to ADR, 114 or 59 percent out of the total 196 candidates in the fray, have declared their assets in crores.

Feb 22, 2018, 11:07 AM IST
Nagaland elections 2018: Neiphiu Rio, BJP ally and former CM, has already won unopposed with two weeks to go for polling

Nagaland elections 2018: Neiphiu Rio, BJP ally and former CM, has already won unopposed with two weeks to go for polling

This is the second time Rio is being elected to the Nagaland Assembly without a challenger.

Feb 13, 2018, 07:33 AM IST
227 nomination papers found valid for Nagaland polls: Official

227 nomination papers found valid for Nagaland polls: Official

Elections to the 60-member Nagaland Assembly are slated to be held on February 27.

Feb 09, 2018, 00:37 AM IST
First batch of contestants files nomination in Nagaland on penultimate day

First batch of contestants files nomination in Nagaland on penultimate day

The filing of nominations for the 60-member Nagaland House had started on January 31, but all the political parties in the north-eastern state kept away till Tuesday.

Feb 07, 2018, 00:39 AM IST
PM Modi's words don't mean anything: Rahul Gandhi on Naga peace accord

PM Modi's words don't mean anything: Rahul Gandhi on Naga peace accord

On August 4, 2015, the Centre had inked a historic peace accord with Naga militant group NSCN(IM).

Feb 04, 2018, 11:17 AM IST
Former Nagaland CM KL Chishi, Independent legislator to join BJP

Former Nagaland CM KL Chishi, Independent legislator to join BJP

Chishi, who quit the Congress on Saturday, will be joining the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday in presence of BJP General Secretary in-charge northeastern states, Ram Madhav.

Jan 21, 2018, 23:34 PM IST

Nagaland Assembly Elections: Women voters outnumber men

Polling percentage of female voters in Nagaland surpassed their male counterparts in the February 23 assembly elections.

Feb 26, 2013, 17:41 PM IST

Only two women candidates in Nagaland Assembly elections

Only two women are contesting the February 23 Assembly elections in Nagaland where women comprise around 49 percent of the electorate in the state.

Feb 21, 2013, 12:16 PM IST

Campaigning for Nagaland Assembly polls ends today

The ruling NPF is fielding candidates in all the 60 seats while Congress has set up 57 candidates, the NCP 15, BJP 11, JD (U) 3, RJD 2, UNDP one and Independent 39.

Feb 21, 2013, 10:38 AM IST

Nagaland Home Minister detained for carrying arms, 1 cr cash

Nagaland Home Minister Imkong L Imchen was on Monday detained near Wokha district for allegedly carrying a cache of arms and ammunition and Rs 1.10 crore in cash in a vehicle, official sources said.

Feb 18, 2013, 09:34 AM IST

Top Nagaland bureaucrats on leave

Poll-bound Nagaland finds itself in a catch-22 situation as state chief secretary Alemtemshi Jamir and additional chief secretary Banou Z Jamir have gone on leave.

Feb 09, 2013, 17:00 PM IST

Nagaland elections: 189 nominations found valid af

The political parties in fray are ruling Naga People`s Front (NPF), opposition Congress, BJP, NCP, RJD, JD(U), SP, United Nagaland Democratic Party and a sizable number of independents.

Feb 08, 2013, 22:23 PM IST