India | NDTV.com | Thursday December 25, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in his Lok Sabha constituency today, where he paid floral tribute to Madan Mohan Malaviya's statue and visited the Assi Ghat.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 10, 2014
The "Hornbill Festival", which was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on December 1, concluded this evening with 17 Naga tribes performing the 'Unity Dance' at the picturesque Naga Heritage village, Kisama some 12 km from the state capital.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 2, 2014
Describing India's northeast as a "natural economic zone", Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday announced a slew of projects to develop the region that included a special scholarship for 10,000 students and expansion of rail, air, road, and digital...
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 2, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated the Hornbill festival of Nagaland, an annual 10-day tourism promotional extravaganza.
India | NDTV.com | Monday December 1, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is attending the Nagaland Hornbill Festival in Kohima.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday November 12, 2014
Four universities in India, including Delhi University, will introduce tribal language courses from Jan 26 next year, Tripura governor Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya said on Tuesday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 28, 2014
A couple from Nagaland and their friend were allegedly assaulted by four men near Hesaraghatta on the outskirts of Bangalore, according to a senior police officer.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 19, 2014
Mizoram Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla on Friday warned that repeated racial attacks on people from the Northeast in other parts of the country might lead to spread of communalism and rise of secessionism in the region.
Cities | Reported by Tanima Biswas; Edited by Mala Das | Thursday October 16, 2014
Two young men from Nagaland, both in their 20s, were hospitalized this morning after they were allegedly beaten for nearly three hours in the room they were renting in a village in Gurgaon near Delhi.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Tuesday September 30, 2014
Nagaland's Greenwood High School beat Government Model High School from Chandigarh 5-4 on penalties to clinch the Subroto Cup.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 24, 2014
Counting of votes for Northern Angami-II Assembly by-election will be held on October 20 as October 19 being a Sunday is a day of worship for Christians and Nagaland has a sizable Christian population.
Press Trust of India | Friday September 19, 2014
As for the quarterfinal line-up, the Nagaland team will take on NCC (Maharashtra) in the first quarterfinal on Sunday with a rest day on Saturday, while Assam boys will clash with the Mizo schoolboys in the second quarterfinal.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 17, 2014
The Government of Nagaland has contributed Rs 10 lakh to the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund (PMNRF) for flood relief in Jammu and Kashmir, said an official of the Home Department, Nagaland State Disaster Management Authority today.
Tuesday September 9, 2014
The northeast region, made of eight states, also including Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura and Sikkim, has a handful of operational cinema halls
Parvati Tampi, IANS | Tuesday October 14, 2014
Northeastern cuisine is rich and varied enough to fill your stomach and give you much food for thought. Be it zesty pork chops from Nagaland or a subtle voksa rep chhum (smoked pork with mustard leaves) from Mizoram combined with some fragrant wild r...
India | Written by Urmi Bhattacharjee | Sunday August 24, 2014
After two weeks of militant violence on the Assam - Nagaland border that left at least 15 people dead and thousands displaced, life in Golaghat, one of Assam's prominent industrial towns on the border, is returning to normalcy.
India | Edited by Vishnu Varma (with PTI inputs) | Saturday August 23, 2014
Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has announced that the state government will seek a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) into the recent incidents of violence along the Assam - Nagaland border in the wake of the kidnapping of two young...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With Inputs from PTI) | Friday August 22, 2014
Curfew has been re-imposed in Golaghat, the epicentre of the violence that has hit the border villages of Assam and Nagaland over the last few days. 15 adivasis or tribals from Assam have died in ethnic clashes with Nagas in the last one week.
India | Edited by Vishnu Varma | Friday August 22, 2014
In the backdrop of several days of violence on the Assam-Nagaland border, the Centre has outlined a road map to find solutions in which both states -- Assam and Nagaland -- have constituted high level inquiries into the matter. Their reports are expe...
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...