Govt plans to shift Raj Bhavan to ThizamaTop Stories

Govt plans to shift Raj Bhavan to Thizama

Last Updated on July 5, 2019 at 2:31 pmKohima, July 4: The Government of Nagaland is contemplating to shift the Raj Bhavan and posh locality to a new site, for which proposal has been submitted to the Union Government. According…

Over 1000% rise in road accidents due to drunk driving in StateTop Stories

Over 1000% rise in road accidents due to drunk driving in State

Last Updated on July 5, 2019 at 1:35 pmDimapur, July 4: The number of road accidents due to drunk driving in Nagaland has seen a meteoric rise from 2 cases in 2015, to 13 in 2016 and 157 in 2017.…

NSCN-K (Khango) disowns provocative statementTop Stories

NSCN-K (Khango) disowns provocative statement

Last Updated on July 5, 2019 at 1:34 pmDimapur, July 4: The NSCN/GPRN (Khango) has taken strong exception to the “self-styled unauthorized publication of a provocative, insensitive and controversial statement” by one Viputo Chophy in the guise of MIP, NSCN/GPRN…

5-fold hike in rape of kids from 1994 to 2016: ReportTop Stories

5-fold hike in rape of kids from 1994 to 2016: Report

Last Updated on July 5, 2019 at 1:32 pmNEW DELHI, JULY 4: There was a 5-fold increase in rapes of children from 1994 to 2016 even as under-5 mortality has reduced and the access to education has increased significantly, according…

Rahul Gandhi quits as Congress chiefTop Stories

Rahul Gandhi quits as Congress chief

New Delhi, July 3: Ending speculations about his continuance as Congress president, Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday made his resignation letter public, in which he held himself accountable for the 2019 Lok Sabha loss. In the letter, he said it had…

Next Cong president: Sushil Kumar Shinde or Mallikarjun Kharge?Top Stories

Next Cong president: Sushil Kumar Shinde or Mallikarjun Kharge?

NEW DELHI, July 3: After Rahul Gandhi, the Congress may choose between Sushil Kumar Shinde and Mallikarjun Kharge as new party president. It will be the third time that someone outside the Nehru-Gandhi family will lead the Congress after PV…

Govt grants scale of pay to  447 adhoc teachersTop Stories

Govt grants scale of pay to 447 adhoc teachers

Dimapur, July 3: The Government of Nagaland has approved grant of scale of pay to 447 adhoc teachers under the School Education Department. This was decided in a Cabinet meeting held on June 29, said an office memorandum issued by…

Teachers can’t have final say in RIIN enumeration: JCPITop Stories

Teachers can’t have final say in RIIN enumeration: JCPI

Pushes for third party vetting Dimapur, July 3: With the State Government moving to rope in teachers to prepare the Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN), the Joint Committee for Prevention of Illegal Immigrants (JCPI) has said that Naga…

No plans to scrap sedition law: GovtTop Stories

No plans to scrap sedition law: Govt

New Delhi, July 3: The Union Home Ministry Wednesday said there was no proposal to scrap the sedition law under the IPC. Minister of State for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai told the Rajya Sabha that the provision was required “to…

NSCN-K (Khango) threatens to abrogate ceasefireTop Stories

NSCN-K (Khango) threatens to abrogate ceasefire

Asks GoI to release political prisoners, remove terrorist tag Dimapur, July 3: The NSCN (K) led by Khango has threatened to abrogate the ceasefire agreement if the Government of India fails to adhere to the commitment on 5 issues raised…