CM allocates portfoliosTop Stories

CM allocates portfolios

Rio keeps finance; Patton gets Home Dimapur, March 12: Five days after the swearing in ceremony and on the eve of the first session of the first session of the thirteenth Nagaland Legislative Assembly, Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio has allocated…

NIA summons Zeliang in extortion probeTop Stories

NIA summons Zeliang in extortion probe

Kohima/Dimapur, March 12: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has summoned former Chief Minister T R Zeliang on March 17 for interrogation into alleged funding of banned outfits through the Government departments. The NIA asked the former Nagaland CM to appear…

Political vendetta, says NPF on NIA summonsTop Stories

Political vendetta, says NPF on NIA summons

Dimapur, March 12: The Naga Peoples Front (NPF) has termed the NIA summon to former chief minister TR Zeliang as an act of “political vendetta”. “This whole development raises very serious questions as to whether a well-webbed political vendetta is…

Plane crashes at Kathmandu airport, 49 killedTop Stories

Plane crashes at Kathmandu airport, 49 killed

Kathmandu, March 12: A Bangladeshi airliner with 71 people on board crashed and burst into flames while landing in Kathmandu on Monday, killing 49 people and injuring more than 20 others in the worst aviation disaster to hit Nepal in…

NBSE introduces financial  literacy course in Class XTop Stories

NBSE introduces financial literacy course in Class X

Dimapur, March 12: NSE Academy, a wholly owned subsidiary of India’s leading stock exchange National Stock Exchange of India Limited (NSE) and the Nagaland Board of School Education (NBSE) have joined hands to impart financial literacy to secondary level students…

BJP attempts to hijack GovtTop Stories

BJP attempts to hijack Govt

NDPP getting bullied by BJP Kohima, March 11: Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio may not like to chant “Jai Mata ki jai” but will have to one fine day if he wants to continue the political honeymoon with the BJP. In…

PM for concessional  financing of solar projectsTop Stories

PM for concessional financing of solar projects

New Delhi, March 11: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today called for concessional financing and less-risky funds for solar projects to raise the share of solar power in the energy basket, provide cheaper electricity and cut carbon emissions. Speaking at the…

Xi Jinping is president for life as  China ends term limitsTop Stories

Xi Jinping is president for life as China ends term limits

Beijing, March 11: China’s Xi Jinping on Sunday secured a path to rule indefinitely as Parliament abolished presidential term limits, handing him almost total authority to pursue a vision of transforming the nation into an economic and military superpower. The…

New NPF MLAs demand Innova, say Duster not good enoughTop Stories

New NPF MLAs demand Innova, say Duster not good enough

Dimapur, March 11: They are yet to take oath as legislators, but before doing that some newly-elected MLAs from Naga People’s Front (NPF) want to ensure that they move around in comfort. On Saturday, 11 of the 27 new legislators…

11 special courts to try 3,816 cases against lawmakers: Centre tells SCTop Stories

11 special courts to try 3,816 cases against lawmakers: Centre tells SC

New Delhi, March 11: The Centre has informed the Supreme Court that states and Union Territories have been asked to set up special fast-track courts to try 3,816 criminal cases pending against 1,765 lawmakers. The special courts are currently being…