Neiphiu Rio resigns as NERPF convenor

Member of Parliament from Nagaland, Neiphiu Rio has tendered his resignation as the Convener of the North East Regional Political Forum (NERPF).

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.

TR Zeliang takes oath as Nagaland CM; Narendra Modi congratulates

Senior Naga People`s Front leader TR Zeliang was sworn-in as Nagaland`s new Chief Minister, a day after Neiphiu Rio submitted his resignation to Governor Ashwani Kumar after his election to the Lok Sabha.

Neiphiu Rio resigns, TR Zeliang appointed as Nagaland Chief Minister

Newly-elected lone Member of Lok Sabha from Nagaland and incumbent Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio tendered his resignation from CM`s post.

Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio wins state`s lone LS seat

Ruling Naga People`s Front (NPF) nominee and Chief Minister of Nagaland, Neiphiu Rio has emerged victorious for the lone Lok Sabha seat in the state.

Differences in ruling NPF as CM set to leave office

Amid differences in the ruling Naga People`s Front (NPF) over choosing his successor, Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio has expressed worry over the current situation and said the party must stay united in the interest of the people.

Neiphiu Rio campaigning in Arunachal

Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio and his cabinet colleagues are campaigning for Naga Peoples Front (NPF) in Arunachal Pradesh, which goes to the polls on April 9 notwithstanding opposition from various NGOs and students` union.

EC asks Nagaland CM to clarify his statement

The Election Commission has asked Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio to clarify his reported statement criticising Manipur government as "Anti-Naga Administration".

Nagaland: Neiphiu Rio set to make entry in national politics?

The upcoming Lok Sabha polls will be a battle for entry into national politics by the bigwigs of the state.

BJP is communal, what about Congress? asks Rio

Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio on Saturday wondered if the BJP is called communal, how can Congress be different as it is also "giving undue protection to certain communities".

NCP supports Rio`s candidature from Nagaland for LS polls

Nagaland unit of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) has decided to extend full support to the candidature of Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio from the state`s lone seat in the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections.

Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio to be DAN candidate for LS seat

Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio has been chosen as the candidate of Democratic Alliance of Nagaland`s for the lone Lok Sabha seat of the state.

Northeast requires policies in tune with topography: Rio

Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio has said that the north eastern region requires policies in tune with its topography and social profile.

Nagaland CM, NESO urge PM for security for northeasterners

Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio and the North East Students` Organisation (NESO) Saturday urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to ensure security for students from the northeast in the national capital and other parts of the country.

Rio thanks Gogoi for normalcy in violence-torn Karbi Anglong

Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio has acknowledged the steps taken by the Government of Assam to bring normalcy in the violence-affected areas of Karbi Anglong district.

Nagaland CM apprises Shinde on Naga-Karbi violence

Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio apprised Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on prevailing situation arising out of the recent clashes between Karbis and Rengma Nagas in Karbi Anglong district of Assam.

Nagaland CM condemns killing of MPP leader in Manipur

Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio has condemned the killing of Haobijam Manisana Singh, the vice president of the Manipur People`s Party (MPP).

Rio for early settlement of Naga problem

Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio on Thursday urged the Centre for early solution to the Naga problem for permanent peace in the state.

No data on central funds spending: Rio

The Centre has transferred Rs 1,284.05 crore in funds to state implementing agencies outside the state budget of the Nagaland government during the fiscal 2011-12, but there was no data on how much was actually spent.

Nagaland CM presents vote-on-account

Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio presented vote-on-account of Rs 2913.43 crore for the first quarter of 2013-14.