Sand laden trucks refuse to enter NagalandTop Stories

Sand laden trucks refuse to enter Nagaland

SSSUD seeks clarification from Govt on tax collection Dimapur, June 1: State government’s failure to resolve the issue of ‘taxation’ on sand laden trucks entering Nagaland has once again forced the trucks to remain in the borders of Assam. As…

10 Naga officers diverted funds: NIATop Stories

10 Naga officers diverted funds: NIA

Guwahati, June 1: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday claimed that investigation so far has “clearly established” involvement of 10 arrested Nagaland government officials in diversion of public funds to the NSCN (K), a banned rebel group. The agency…

PDR demands Lokayukta in stateTop Stories

PDR demands Lokayukta in state

Dimapur, June 1: People for Democratic Rights (PDR) has reminded the state Government of Nagaland about the institution of Lokayukta in the state and said the democratic government having its mandate to govern for public cannot deny its citizens their…

Modi seeks closer ties with ChinaTop Stories

Modi seeks closer ties with China

New Delhi, June 1: India wants an “open and stable” international trade regime that gives a level-playing field to all countries, said PM Narendra Modi in Singapore on Friday as he stressed that his country’s ties with China were improving.…

NTC opposes Citizenship BillTop Stories

NTC opposes Citizenship Bill

Dimapur, June 1: The Nagaland Tribes Council (NTC) today said that the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016 introduced in the Lok Sabha to amend the Citizenship Act 1955 is a matter of serious concern for Nagaland state. It said granting citizenship…

Tokheho wins LS bye-poll by 1.73 lakh votesTop Stories

Tokheho wins LS bye-poll by 1.73 lakh votes

Kohima, May 31: Ruling People’s Democratic Alliance (PDA) alliance nominee Tokheho Yepthomi has won the bye-poll to the sole Lok Sabha seat. Making the official announcement during the press briefing in presence of General Observers, Dr J Ravi Shankar and…

Bypoll Results:  United opposition scores 11/14, limits BJP and allies to 3Top Stories

Bypoll Results: United opposition scores 11/14, limits BJP and allies to 3

NEW DELHI/LUCKNOW/MUMBAI/PATNA, May 31: In a big setback to the ruling BJP, opposition parties on Thursday won 11 bypolls, limiting the saffron party and its allies to just three. The opposition made impressive gains in the bypolls to 4 Lok…

Significant decrease in overall tobacco consumption in NagalandTop Stories

Significant decrease in overall tobacco consumption in Nagaland

Kohima, May 31: Statistically, there has been significant decrease in overall tobacco use in Nagaland, said District Nodal Officer, NTCP Kohima Dr. Arenla Walling. Speaking at the World No Tobacco Day 2018 here on the theme “Tobacco and heart diseases,”…

NSSATA to resume 2nd phase of agitation from todayTop Stories

NSSATA to resume 2nd phase of agitation from today

Dimapur, May 31: NSSATA (Nagaland Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan Teachers’ Association) Central and district executives have decided to resume the 2nd phase of agitation on June 1 and continue till June 5. The NSSATA stated that on May 1, the Association…

Nagaland records 86.73% voters turn out in LS bye-pollTop Stories

Nagaland records 86.73% voters turn out in LS bye-poll

Kubza re-poll: 44.68% cast vote Counting of votes today Kohima, May 30: In an interesting turn of events, despite the dismal turn out of electorates during the May 28 Lok Sabha bye-polls in Nagaland, the figures revealed by the State…