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Setback to BJP as NPF decides to pull out of coalition govt in Manipur

NPF leader TR Zeliang took to Twitter to inform about the party's decision.

May 18, 2019, 18:42 PM IST

Nagaland Assembly elections 2018: NDPP-BJP in a win-win situation, NPF offers support

The BJP had contested the polls in Nagaland in alliance with the newly-floated NDPP where the two contested in 20 and 40 seats, respectively. 

Mar 03, 2018, 16:10 PM IST

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

Nagaland polls contest between Nagas, outside forces: NPF chief

Nagaland's ruling NPF chief Shurhozelie Liezietsu has said that the Feb 27 election will be fought between outside forces and the Naga people.

Feb 13, 2018, 00:36 AM IST

BJP will get only 3 to 6 seats in Nagaland: Minister

  Nagaland Home Minister Kuzholuzo Nienu on Friday exuded confidence that his Naga People's Front (NPF) will retain power in Nagaland by securing more than 30 seats in the February 27 elections while the BJP will only get three to six in the 60-member assembly.

Feb 10, 2018, 10:30 AM IST

NPF charges Rio with obstructing rival candidates to file paper

The ruling Naga People's Front (NPF) accused Neiphiu Rio, chief ministerial candidate of newly-floated NDPP, of trying to restrain its candidate from filing nomination papers today, the last day to do so.

Feb 08, 2018, 11:25 AM IST

Ahead of 2018 polls, Nagaland CM TR Zeliang inducts 6 new ministers

Portfolios of the new ministers are yet to be announced.

Dec 16, 2017, 16:14 PM IST

Embattled Nagaland chief minister appeals for reconciliation

Liezietsu made the appeal on the eve of the slated hearing by the Kohima bench of the Guwahati High Court of his plea against the Nagaland governor's directive to him to seek a confidence vote.

Jul 16, 2017, 23:20 PM IST

Four NPF MLAs meet Governor, extend support to BJP in Manipur

Four Naga People's Front (NPF) MLAs today met Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla and extended their support to the BJP for formation of the new government in the state.

Mar 14, 2017, 14:42 PM IST

Assembly elections 2017: NPF to supports BJP in Manipur

Nagaland Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu on Saturday said that his Naga People`s Front (NPF) would support the BJP to form the new government in Manipur.

Mar 12, 2017, 00:04 AM IST

Nagaland political crisis - Top 7 things you must know

The political drama in Nagaland took a sudden twist after Chief minister TR Zeliang stepped down from his post amidst attacks from Nagaland Tribes Action Committee and Joint Coordination Committee

Feb 19, 2017, 22:22 PM IST

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Nov 21, 2015, 19:53 PM IST

Defected Congress MLAs formally join NPF

The Congress had also moved for their disqualification from the state Assembly on September 4.

Nov 20, 2015, 23:38 PM IST

Four NPF MLAs resign from Manipur Assembly

 All the four Naga People Front (NPF) MLAs of Manipur today submitted their resignations to Speaker Th Lokeswar Singh without citing any reasons for their decision.

Sep 07, 2015, 21:25 PM IST

Naga govt working normally despite dissent of NPF: Chief Secy

 Amid the political crisis within the ruling Naga People's Front (NPF) for the past 22 days, Nagaland Chief Secretary C J Ponraj has said that the issue has not affected the functioning of the bureaucracy.

Jan 26, 2015, 15:46 PM IST

Zeliang confidant of resolving Nagaland political imbroglio

 Nagaland Chief Minister T R Zeliang on Wednesday expressed confidence that the current political situation in the state will be lawfully and constitutionally resolved, saying the "spiral of lies" emanating from the dissident camp within NPF has left him dumb-founded.

Jan 21, 2015, 18:19 PM IST

Nagaland CM accused of international money laundering

The political crisis in Nagaland over demand for removing Chief Minister TR Zeliang has got murkier as the rebel NPF legislators accused him of indulging in international money laundering, a charge Zeliang denied Friday.

Jan 16, 2015, 19:10 PM IST

DAN rejects NPF dissident group's proposal

The ruling Naga People's Front (NPF)-led Democratic Alliance of Nagaland has rejected move of the dissident group of the party while asserting to continue the functioning of the government under the leadership of incumbent Chief Minister TR Zeliang.

Jan 13, 2015, 22:09 PM IST

NPF wins Northern Angami II Assembly bypoll

Naga People's Front (NPF) Monday won the bypoll to Northern Angami-II Assembly constituency in Nagaland defeating its alliance partner BJP by 3,045 votes.

Oct 20, 2014, 13:11 PM IST

AITF delegation calls on Kiren Rijiju

Arunachal Indigenous Tribes Forum (AITF), a confederation of all community-based organization in the state, on Saturday urged Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju to take up the issue of Naga People`s Front (NPF) reported propaganda of Greater Nagalim in the state.

Jul 06, 2014, 01:18 AM IST