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
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...
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.