Newmai News Network

Neiphiu Rio resigns as Lok Sabha MP

DIMAPUR | Feb 16 : Consequent upon his election to the 13th Nagaland Legislative Assembly from Northern Angami-II assembly constituency unopposed, Neiphiu Rio has tendered his resignation as Member of Parliament (MP) in the Lok Sabha to Sumitra Mahajan, S.....

NPF will form next govt: TR Zeliang

TUENSANG | Feb 15 : Nagaland chief minister and NPF chief ministerial candidate, TR Zeliang on Thursday asserted and termed that the Naga People’s Front (NPF) “being ‘the oldest and longest surviving regional party in North-East India that has guided the .....

BJP out to warp Naga minds charges Nagaland Congress

DIMAPUR | Feb 14 : The Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee (NPCC) alleged that, “today, the BJP in the garb of development agenda is slowly attempting to condition” the minds of the Naga people. “We wish to remind the people of Nagaland to be wary of the.....

BJP fires salvo at Congress in Nagaland

DIMAPUR | Feb 13 : The BJP said today that the Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee (NPCC) is in “ICU and on the verge to the grave”. According to the BJP, “constant provocation” by Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee (NPCC) towards BJP in recent times has.....

Neiphiu Rio declared winner; 32 withdraw, 195 candidates remain

Neiphiu Rio declared winner

DIMAPUR | Feb 12 : Three time chief minister of Nagaland and sitting Lok Sabha MP, Neiphiu Rio of Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) was declared as winner of the Northern Angami-II assembly constituency by Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Abhji.....

22 file nomination papers

DIMAPUR | Feb 6 : After five days of waiting and with just one more day remains for the lapsing of nomination filing period, 22 candidates from various political parties filed their nomination papers today to contest in the ensuing Assembly polls of Nagal.....

NSCN-IM on the prevailing situation in Nagaland

DIMAPUR | Feb 4 : The NSCN-IM said today that it will stand by its decision of supporting the “Naga people for solution” and not for election. “We will stand by this decision to the end,” the NSCN-IM asserted. “The National Socialist Council of Nagalim.....

Naga Committee accuses BJP of violating declaration

DIMAPUR | Feb 3 : The Core Committee of Nagaland Tribal Hohos and Civil Organizations (CCNTHCO) accused the BJP of violating the “January 29 Declaration” in connection with the Nagaland assembly election, thereby putting the Indo-Naga peace talks in “seri.....

NPF for early solution to Naga problem

DIMAPUR | Feb 2 : The Naga People’s Front (NPF) said today that “if all the Naga NGOs and political parties could not arrive at a consensus on deferment of elections, the NPF as a recognized political party, cannot be an exception to participating in the .....

Nagaland bandh today

DIMAPUR | Jan 31 : Core Committee of Nagaland Tribal Hohos and Civil Organizations (CCNTHCO) has reiterated its dawn to dusk Nagaland bandh on February 1 (Thursday) saying the decision to call for a Nagaland bandh on February 1 was taken on January 29 in .....

UNC submits memorandum

DIMAPUR | Jan 31 (NNN) : The United Naga Council (UNC) has submitted a memorandum to Prime Minister, Narendra Modi urging him to settle the Indo-Naga political issue at the earliest. The UNC submitted the memorandum on January 30. In its memorandum, th.....

NSCN(IM), NNPGs say no to Nagaland poll

DIMAPUR | Jan 28 : The NSCN(IM) and the six NNPGs in a joint meeting today in Dimapur resolved that no one should “indulge in election process” with regard to the Nagaland State assembly election. “When Naga people as a whole have made the collective d.....

‘Solution’ is about the future of the Nagas: Rh Raising

DIMAPUR | Jan 27 : NSCN-IM leader Rh Raising said that ‘solution’ is about the future of the Nagas whereas election is about the Indian Constitution. Rh Raising who is also the convenor of Steering Committee, the NSCN-IM’s highest decision making body, st.....

Naga Hoho meets RN Ravi

DIMAPUR | Jan 22 : The Naga Hoho met New Delhi’s Interlocutor for Naga talks, RN Ravi in New Delhi today and expressed regret over the announcement of the election schedule of Nagaland state. The Naga Hoho also urged RN Ravi to help settle the Naga politi.....

NSF slams Centre over poll schedule

DIMAPUR |Jan 19 : The Naga Students’ Federation (NSF) has questioned the sincerity of the Government of India, saying that, the latter’s announcement of election schedule for the State of Nagaland against the “wish of the Naga people is a big disappointme.....

Hoho team to consult people after returning from Delhi

DIMAPUR| Jan 18 : With the Election Commission of India (ECI) announcing the date of Nagaland State assembly poll today, the Naga Hoho will return to Nagaland in a day or two from New Delhi. The Naga body has been camping since Wednesday in the national c.....

Naga Hoho team leaves Dimapur for New Delhi

DIMAPUR | Jan 17 : A team of Naga Hoho has left Dimapur for New Delhi today to apprise the Government of India for the postponement of the Nagaland Legislative Assembly election, 2018. Before leaving Dimapur, the Naga Hoho issued a press note urging t.....

788 people infected with dengue in Mizoram since 2012

AIZAWL | Jan 16 (NNN) : At least 788 people have been infected with dengue in Mizoram in six years since the first case was detected in the state in 2012. However, no death due to disease has been reported so far, officials of the State Health department .....

TR Zeliang holds meeting with Union Home Minister, Rajnath Singh on ‘solution before election’

TR Zeliang holds meeting with Union Home Minister, Rajnath Singh on ‘solution before election’

DIMAPUR | Jan 13 : Nagaland chief minister, T.R. Zeliang on Wednesday met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and briefed the latter on the popular demand for “Solution before Election” and postponement of the ensuing Assembly election in Nagaland. Accor.....

Latest News

CM seeks media cooperation on ‘War Againts Drugs’

CM Biren during AMWJU foundation day

AMWJU observes 46th foundation day IMPHAL | Sep 16 Chief minister, N. Biren Singh today called upon the media fraternity to play a pivotal role in drug eradication programme taken up by state government acknowledging their role in dealing with any s.....

17-Sep-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Govt moots equipping forest guards with double barrel guns

CM Biren inaugurates Nature Learning Centre

IMPHAL | Sep 16 Chief minister, Nongthombam Biren today launched Digital Payment Services and National Generic Document Registration System in Imphal East district at the DC Complex, Porompat. He also inaugurated various infrastructural projects in .....

17-Sep-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Dijamani’s case transferred to Session Judge Imphal West

IMPHAL | Sep 16 Chief Judicial Magistrate, Imphal West today committed Naorem Rekha’s murdered case, mother of fashion designer Rober Naorem, to Session Judge, Imphal West. The accused Naorem Dijamani, husband of the deceased, was produced before CJ.....

17-Sep-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Let the truth come out: Landhoni’s family

IMPHAL | Sep 16 Regarding the death of Babysana, the family of the school principal has expressed that the school authority also wants the case to be handed over to CBI. A release from the family states further that the public has supported all the .....

‘One country, one language is a strategy to abolish indigenous languages’

IMPHAL | Sep 16 Reacting on the speech of union home minister, Amit Shah’s ‘one country one language’, social activist and advocate, Yendrembam Kiran stated that many indigenous languages in the country have been replaced with Hindi language and the ce.....

17-Sep-2019 / A Staff Reporter

Top