Cheat Sheet | Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Thursday August 21, 2014
After talks with the Centre, the chief ministers of Assam and Nagaland have agreed to initiate measures to de-escalate the tension at the border of the two states, where 15 adivasis or tribals from Assam have died in ethnic clashes with Nagas in the ...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday August 21, 2014
The Centre wants the governments of Assam and Nagaland to begin talks as part of an immediate road map to control the violence that has hit villages on the border of the two states. 15 adivasis or tribals from Assam have died in ethnic clashes with N...
India | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Thursday August 21, 2014
The violence in Golaghat district of Assam bordering Nagaland began as a land dispute between two men, says a central government note, also alleging that the dispute was fanned by local politicians, social activists and insurgent group, the NSCN (Kho...
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 20, 2014
Concerned over the unabated violence along Assam-Nagaland border, Home Minister Rajnath Singh today telephoned chief ministers of Assam and Nagaland and asked them to defuse tension along the borders of the two states.
India | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday August 20, 2014
A two-km stretch of Assam-Nagaland border in Golaghat turned into a battlefield today, with Assamese protesters blockading the highway and targeting the police. When batons and tear gas failed to work, the police opened fire. At the end of it, one pe...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Nagaland Governor Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya on Tuesday had a providential escape as the helicopter he was travelling in made an emergency landing due to bad weather, an official said.
India | Urmi Bhattacharjee | Tuesday August 19, 2014
For almost a decade, some residents of Assam and Nagaland have been fighting over a 25-bigha area - no bigger than 20 football fields - in Golaghat district. The latest chapter of this ongoing violence has killed 15 people.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 16, 2014
The death toll in firing and arson along the Assam-Nagaland border by alleged miscreants from Nagaland has increased to 11 with the recovery of nine more bodies from the disturbed Uriamghat area of Assam on Friday even as night curfew continued.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 13, 2014
Government is considering setting up of three greenfield airports in the Northeast -- in Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh and Nagaland.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 8, 2014
Nearly two centuries after Lord Macaulay championed the introduction of English as a medium of education in India in 1835, a debate is still raging on the suitability of what many describe as a "foreign language" in a polyglot nation that has 22 offi...
India | Reported by Uma Sudhir | Tuesday July 29, 2014
Two engineers from Andhra Pradesh have reportedly been kidnapped by suspected militants from Dimapur in Nagaland.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday July 28, 2014
Nagaland observed World Hepatitis Day with Speaker Chotisuh Sazo asking for an appropriate policy in reference to Hepatitis C be framed and placed before the Government through proper channel for suitable action. The government can frame a policy for...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday July 25, 2014
The Nagaland government on Thursday expressed its willingness to have a full discussion on either lifting or continuing enforcing the Nagaland Total Liquor Prohibition Act of 1989.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday July 21, 2014
The 5th session of the 12th Nagaland Legislative Assembly is schduled to begin in Kohima tomorrow.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 20, 2014
Taking over the gubernatorial assignment of Nagaland, Governor PB Acharya has called for peace, "essential for all round development of the state" and said peace can be achieved only when there is "unity in diversity".
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 19, 2014
Octogenarian Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya was today sworn in as the 19th Governor of Nagaland.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday July 11, 2014
Former Mizoram Governor Vakkom B Purushothaman, who was recently transferred to Nagaland by the NDA government, has sent his resignation to the President.
India | Press Trust of India+ | Friday July 11, 2014
Former Mizoram Governor Vakkom B Purushothaman, who was transferred to Nagaland by the National Demovratic Alliance or NDA government, has decided to resign from the post.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday June 25, 2014
Nagaland Governor Ashwani Kumar has become the third governor to cooperate with the government by delivering his resignation.
Opinion | Shashi Tharoor | Friday June 20, 2014
It's about jobs for their boys, writes Shashi Tharoor.