Citizenship Bill: Hope good sense prevails, says State BJPTop Stories

Citizenship Bill: Hope good sense prevails, says State BJP

Dimapur, January 15: Breaking the deafening silence of the BJP Nagaland on the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016, a top State BJP leader today hope that “good sense will prevail” on the issue in keeping with the interest of the North…

CAB should be made national issue: KMSS’ Akhil GogoiTop Stories

CAB should be made national issue: KMSS’ Akhil Gogoi

GUWAHATI, JANUARY 15: KMSS leader Akhil Gogoi Tuesday said he would meet Congress president Rahul Gandhi, TMC chief Mamata Banerjee, leaders from JD (U) and other parties to make the controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill a national issue. “The Bill still…

10% reservation for economically weak  in general category comes into forceTop Stories

10% reservation for economically weak in general category comes into force

New Delhi, January 14: The constitutional provision to provide 10% reservation in government jobs and education to economically backward section in the general category has come into force Monday, a government notification said. The Constitution (103 Amendment) Act, 2019 received…

FNR calls for re-imagining  Indo-Naga peace processTop Stories

FNR calls for re-imagining Indo-Naga peace process

Dimapur, January 14: The Forum for Naga Reconciliation (FNR) today underscored the need to re-imagine the Indo-Naga peace process while advocating that the present deadlock in the Naga political process requires reconciliation. Given the current state of one-dimensional politics, the…

Amid protests over Citizenship Bill, Rajnath to soon meet NE Chief MinistersTop Stories

Amid protests over Citizenship Bill, Rajnath to soon meet NE Chief Ministers

New Delhi, January 14: Amid raging protests in Assam and some other north-eastern states over the Citizenship Bill, the Centre said on Monday Home Minister Rajnath Singh will soon call a meeting of the North-East chief ministers to discuss safeguards…

Guv extends Sukrunye greetingsTop Stories

Guv extends Sukrunye greetings

Dimapur, January 14: Nagaland Governor, PB Acharya has extended greetings to the Chakhesang community on the occasion of Sukrunye festival 2019. Stating that Sukrunye was one of the most significant festivals of the Chakhesangs, Acharya observed that such festivals give…

GPRN/NSCN calls defected members to returnTop Stories

GPRN/NSCN calls defected members to return

Dimapur, January 14: The GPRN/NSCN today stated that the government is taking a serious note on the issue of rampant defection of national workers amongst the NNPGs. Reminding the defectors that the Working Committee (WC) had signed a joint declaration…

Centre ignored warnings from security agenciesTop Stories

Centre ignored warnings from security agencies

GUWAHATI, JANUARY 14: The political leadership of the Government of India was fully aware of the possible fallouts of bringing the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016 in the Parliament, but despite the warnings, it decided to go ahead to get the…

NPF knocks down Rio’s ILP defence on Citizenship BillTop Stories

NPF knocks down Rio’s ILP defence on Citizenship Bill

‘Acquiring citizenship different from obtaining permission for access’ Dimapur, January 13: Continuing the war of words between the opposition Naga People’s Front (NPF) and the ruling PDA Government over the Citizenship Amendment Bill, the NPF Legislature Party today hinted that…

India & Central Asian nations agree to cooperate in countering terror

SAMARKAND (UZBEKISTAN) , JANUARY 13: India and five Central Asian countries along with Afghanistan on Sunday condemned terrorism in all its forms and manifestations and agreed to cooperate in countering the menace which poses a threat to people across the…