NSCN (IM) opposes RIINTop Stories

NSCN (IM) opposes RIIN

‘All Nagas are indigenous in their ancestral homeland’ Dimapur, July 12: The NSCN (IM) has come out against the move of the State Government to implement Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN), which it said is contradictory to the…

Rains claim 7 lives in NE, over  4 lakh affected in Assam floodsTop Stories

Rains claim 7 lives in NE, over 4 lakh affected in Assam floods

NEW DELHI, July 12: Heavy monsoon showers triggered floods and landslides in parts of the northeast, where at least seven people died on Friday and over four lakh in Assam were affected by a raging Brahmaputra, while rain-related incidents claimed…

4,520 springs almost drying up in Nagaland: KikhetoTop Stories

4,520 springs almost drying up in Nagaland: Kikheto

Dimapur, July 12: Commissioner & Secretary, Land Resources Department, Y Kikheto Sema, IAS represented Nagaland state in a meeting on Inventory and Revival of Springs in Indian Himalayan Region (IHR) at the NITI Aayog, New Delhi today. Nagaland was the…

First Naga IOFS officer passes awayTop Stories

First Naga IOFS officer passes away

Dimapur, July 12: Chumdemo Ngullie from Pangti village, who was working as Joint General Manager, Indian Ordnance Factories Services (IOFS) at Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh, breathed his last on July 11, 2019, at Yashoda Hospital, Secunderabad, Telangana, after a prolonged illness.…

RIIN exercise to get delayedTop Stories

RIIN exercise to get delayed

Dimapur, July 11: The Government of Nagaland ambitious move to prepare a Register of Indigenous Inhabitants of Nagaland (RIIN) is facing flak from various sections, not over the intention behind the exercise but over the manner it was announced without…

Govt redefines child porn, moots stiff penalties under POCSOTop Stories

Govt redefines child porn, moots stiff penalties under POCSO

New Delhi, July 11: Watching, possessing or circulating animations or cartoons that depict a minor engaging in a sexually explicit conduct could land you in jail. The Union Cabinet has approved a new definition for child pornography in its amendments…

R Khing calls on Giriraj Singh; seeks GoI help to promote piggery, dairy & Mithun conservationTop Stories

R Khing calls on Giriraj Singh; seeks GoI help to promote piggery, dairy & Mithun conservation

Dimapur, July 11: Advisor for Department of Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Services and Women Resource Development, Government of Nagaland, R. Khing today called on Union Minister of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry & Dairying, Giriraj Singh and his Joint Secretary, O P…

18 states on board to set-up fast track courts under Nirbhaya FundTop Stories

18 states on board to set-up fast track courts under Nirbhaya Fund

NEW DELHI, July11: With 18 states on board, the government is all set to boost work on the project for setting up 1023 fast track courts to bring down pendency in rape and POCSO cases involving sexual assault on children.…

Man from Nagaland who ran rhino-poaching  network arrested in AssamTop Stories

Man from Nagaland who ran rhino-poaching network arrested in Assam

GUWAHATI, July 11: A man from Nagaland, who had masterminded a number of cases of poaching of rhinos in Kaziranga National Park and smuggled the horns to parties in the international black market, has been arrested from Guwahati. Toyikhu Zhimomi…

Restriction on 3-wheelers in MonTop Stories

Restriction on 3-wheelers in Mon

Dimapur, July 11: Deputy Commissioner Mon, Thavaseelan K, IAS has notified that all three wheelers are restricted in Mon town with immediate effect. This is in pursuance of Motor Vehicles Department letter No. TC-148/89/174-88 dated Kohima the 27th Feb 2002…