More peace, talks on the cardsTop Stories

More peace, talks on the cards

Dimapur, March 1: As New Delhi nears a settlement of the Naga political problem, the National Socialist Council of Nagaland that was led by late SS Khaplang, may well be in negotiations with the Government of India soon. The most…

Re-poll in 12 polling  stations todayTop Stories

Re-poll in 12 polling stations today

Fresh poll at Ladigarh in temporary structure Dimapur/Kohima, March 1: The Election Commission on Thursday ordered re-polls in 12 polling stations spread across eight assembly constituencies in six districts, two days after the state voted on February 27. Surprisingly no…

NDPP demands disqualification of NPF candidate Dr AtoTop Stories

NDPP demands disqualification of NPF candidate Dr Ato

Kohima, March 1: Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) candidate for 9-Kohima Town Assembly Constituency, Dr Neikiesalie (Nicky) Kire has demanded the disqualification of NPF candidate Dr Tseilhoutuo (Ato) Rhutso for carrying out criminal acts on the day of polling on…

NDPP-BJP alliance confident  of securing majorityTop Stories

NDPP-BJP alliance confident of securing majority

Dimapur, March 1: The NDPP-BJP alliance has expressed confidence of forming a stable government by securing a clear majority on their own. In a meeting of the NDPP-BJP Alliance Coordination Committee held at Kohima, the committee discussed the formation of…

Postal Ballot from HeavenTop Stories

Postal Ballot from Heaven

Dimapur, March 1: In a miracle that can happen only in Nagaland, a dead man was recorded to have cast his vote through the medium of postal ballot, apparently as he could not present himself in person at the polling…

Cancel selection of non-Nagas  to GT posts: NSFTop Stories

Cancel selection of non-Nagas to GT posts: NSF

Dimapur, March 1: The Naga Students’ Federation (NSF) has demanded nullification of the selection of non-indigenous inhabitant applicants for the post of Graduate Teachers (Mathematics) as declared on February 22 last, and the subsequent waiting list merit indigenous inhabitant applicants…

India needs to evolve into a pensioned  and insured society: Arun JaitleyTop Stories

India needs to evolve into a pensioned and insured society: Arun Jaitley

New Delhi, February 28: India needs to evolve into a pensioned and insured society, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Wednesday even as he maintained that people will have more room to invest for their future as the income levels…

Police should be seen with people not politicians: NaiduTop Stories

Police should be seen with people not politicians: Naidu

New Delhi, February 28: Highlighting the “serious trust deficit” between the public and police, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday said police officers should be seen “more with the people” and maintain a “safe distance” from politicians. Addressing young IPS…

India, Israel discuss border security, terror threatsTop Stories

India, Israel discuss border security, terror threats

New Delhi, February 28: Amid continuing cross-border firing and infiltration from Pakistan, India and Israel have discussed how to ensure foolproof security along the international border by using sophisticated technology, besides enhancing security cooperation, officials said. The two-day meetings of…

79.14% turn out in State polls;  Re-poll on March 2Top Stories

79.14% turn out in State polls; Re-poll on March 2

Counting on March 3 in 17 centres Kohima, February 28: The overall voting percentage in the February 27 elections in Nagaland has gone up to 79.14%, said Chief Electoral Officer Nagaland, Abhijit Sinha here today. He said that the voting…