PM says farm bills to benefit small, marginal farmers most, attacks OppnTop Stories

PM says farm bills to benefit small, marginal farmers most, attacks Oppn

New Delhi, September 25: Hitting out at the Opposition at its attack on his government over the farm bills issue, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday that those who always “lied” to farmers are now “shooting from their shoulders”…

Naga Issue: Impasse persists as Sept deadline nearsTop Stories

Naga Issue: Impasse persists as Sept deadline nears

KOHIMA, SEPTEMBER 24: Time is running out as the September deadline to ink the Indo-Naga solution nears however there appears to be no breakthrough in the talks as the stalemate over Naga flag and constitution continues. Sources said the National…

COVID-19 Cess Rollback: Petrol to be cheaper by Rs 6, diesel by Rs 5 from Sept 25Top Stories

COVID-19 Cess Rollback: Petrol to be cheaper by Rs 6, diesel by Rs 5 from Sept 25

Dimapur, September 24: In line with the Nagaland Cabinet decision to revoke the COVID-19 cess on petroleum products, the State Finance Department (Revenue Branch) on Thursday notified rollback of the COVID cess. The Government of Nagaland has been charging COVID-10…

Transporters threaten indefinite ‘chakka jam’Top Stories

Transporters threaten indefinite ‘chakka jam’

Serves 3-day ultimatum to State Govt DIMAPUR, SEPTEMBER 24: Against the backdrop of the killing of truck driver Jiten Gogoi by unidentified gunmen on September 22 at Dimapur, five transport unions have served a 3-day ultimatum to the Government of…

PDA Govt has failed to control law & order: NPFTop Stories

PDA Govt has failed to control law & order: NPF

Dimapur, September 24: The Naga People’s Front (NPF) has vehemently condemned the murder of Jiten Gogoi, a truck driver, in the early hours of September 21 at Dimapur. In a press communiqué, the NPF reiterated that this latest episode is…

Nagaland COVID-19 tally climbs to 5730Top Stories

Nagaland COVID-19 tally climbs to 5730

Dimapur, September 24: Nagaland on Thursday reported 59 new cases of COVID-19 taking the total cases in the State to 5730. But with 4598 recoveries and 16 deaths, the number of active cases in the State is 1088. Of the…

NSCN (IM) meets Sumi civil societyTop Stories

NSCN (IM) meets Sumi civil society

Dimapur, September 24: NSCN (IM) members comprising Maj. (Retd.) Hutovi Chishi, convener, steering committee; Kihoi Swu, convener, CFMC (Cease Fire Monitoring Cell); Ikato Chishi Swu, general secretary, CNC (Council of Nagalim Churches); Pasheto Chishi Swu, caretaker, Sumi Region and chairperson,…

NH-29 Restoration Works: Total restriction on all movement from Sept 26Top Stories

NH-29 Restoration Works: Total restriction on all movement from Sept 26

Dimapur, September 24: DC Dimapur, Rajesh Soundararajan, IAS has imposed total restriction on all movement from Chathe River Bridge (Patkai Bridge) to Kukidolong from 7 am of September 26 (Saturday) to 11 pm of September 27 (Sunday) for restoration works.…

Nagaland in deep financial crisis; 2020-21 expected to close with Rs 2358.81 cr deficitTop Stories

Nagaland in deep financial crisis; 2020-21 expected to close with Rs 2358.81 cr deficit

Dimapur, September 23: Nagaland is facing deep financial crisis despite austerity measures as a result of shortfall in receipts of share of Central taxes and duties as well as poor revenue collection due to imposition of lockdown following the outbreak…

State revokes COVID-19 cessTop Stories

State revokes COVID-19 cess

‘We need to learn to pay taxes’ Kohima, September 23: The Government of Nagaland on Wednesday revoked the unpopular COVID-19 cess on petroleum products as demanded by various organizations. From the midnight April 28, Nagaland was charging ‘COVID-19 Cess’ on…