Centre ignored warnings from security agenciesTop Stories

Centre ignored warnings from security agencies

GUWAHATI, JANUARY 14: The political leadership of the Government of India was fully aware of the possible fallouts of bringing the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016 in the Parliament, but despite the warnings, it decided to go ahead to get the…

NPF knocks down Rio’s ILP defence on Citizenship BillTop Stories

NPF knocks down Rio’s ILP defence on Citizenship Bill

‘Acquiring citizenship different from obtaining permission for access’ Dimapur, January 13: Continuing the war of words between the opposition Naga People’s Front (NPF) and the ruling PDA Government over the Citizenship Amendment Bill, the NPF Legislature Party today hinted that…

India & Central Asian nations agree to cooperate in countering terror

SAMARKAND (UZBEKISTAN) , JANUARY 13: India and five Central Asian countries along with Afghanistan on Sunday condemned terrorism in all its forms and manifestations and agreed to cooperate in countering the menace which poses a threat to people across the…

SC judge, who voted to remove Alok Verma, declines govt offerTop Stories

SC judge, who voted to remove Alok Verma, declines govt offer

New Delhi, January 13: Justice AK Sikri withdrew his consent for a place on the Commonwealth Secretariat Arbitral Tribunal (CSAT) on Sunday, hours after a media report over his nomination to the London-based body sparked a political row. Justice Sikri…

Citizenship Bill plunges Assam into political  uncertainty ahead of LS pollsTop Stories

Citizenship Bill plunges Assam into political uncertainty ahead of LS polls

Guwahati, January 13: The Asom Gana Parishad’s (AGP) withdrawal of support BJP-led government in Assam last week in protest against the Bill has triggered political uncertainty and fuelled speculations about new political equations. The BJP on Sunday played down an…

Did State RD officials lie on GIA?Top Stories

Did State RD officials lie on GIA?

Dimapur, January 13: The State Rural Development Department has landed in a soup with various reports indicating that it had given false information on release of grant-in-aid (GIA) to three districts of Dimapur, Peren and Mon. According to reports, two…

Wokha Dist to be felicitated for good performance on BBBP

Dimapur, January 13: Wokha district has been selected as one of the districts to be felicitated and recognized for its good performance on “Beti Bachao Beti Padhao” in the category, “Effective Community Engagement”. Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Scheme is completing…

Army divers recover body  of drowned victimTop Stories

Army divers recover body of drowned victim

Dimapur, January 13: A team of divers from Army Special Forces unit under Spear Corps based at Dimapur on Sunday recovered the body of a 23-year old youth who drowned at Doyang Dam on January 12. The victim Sulumo Odyio,…

Citizenship Bill: Rio now questions NPF silence in 2016Top Stories

Citizenship Bill: Rio now questions NPF silence in 2016

‘Still time for review as Bill not passed in Rajya Sabha’ Dimapur, January 12: Under attack from opposition Nagaland People’s Front (NPF) over his Government’s failure to take a firm stand on the Citizenship Amendment Bill 2016 that had seen…

NPF MP will oppose Citizenship Bill in Rajya Sabha: ShurhoTop Stories

NPF MP will oppose Citizenship Bill in Rajya Sabha: Shurho

Dimapur, January 12: The Naga People’s Front (NPF) on Saturday made its stand clear against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill passed by the Lok Sabha on January 9. “We are against the Bill from the very beginning and we will never…