Naga peace talk interlocutor holds talks with youths

Naga peace talk interlocutor and Chairman of Joint Intelligence Committee R N Ravi, held deliberations with youths of three insurgency-affected districts of Arunachal Pradesh, in a departure from the earlier practice of just talking to the elected representatives and government officials.

RN Ravi appointed new chief of Joint Intelligence Committee

Government has cleared the name of R N Ravi as the new chief of Joint Intelligence Committee, a body tasked to assess intelligence gathered by various intelligence agencies including IB and RAW.

Naga Hoho displeased with Centre`s interlocutor

Expressing displeasure over the appointment of RN Ravi, a retired Special Director of IB, as the Centre`s new interlocutor for negotiations with NSCN(IM), an apex body of the different tribes in Nagaland, has appealed to the Union government to replace him with someone from non-military background.

`Flawed policies widening divide among people in Assam`

Gradual fall in level of mutual trust among people was some of the reasons attributed by experts to the recent clashes in Assam between Bodos and non-Bodos.