DIMAPUR, Oct 8: Rh Raising, Convenor of Steering Committee which is the highest decision making body of NSCN-IM, has said that the “Framework Agreement recognizes the sovereign right of the Nagas and integration of all Naga territories is the legitimate right of the Nagas”.
IMPHAL, Sep 21: Journalists in Manipur staged a sit-in protest at the Manipur Press Club here today to protest the killing of journalist Santanu Bhowmik in Tripura.
DIMAPUR, Sep 18 : Both the factions of Naga People’s Front (NPF) will hold their respective consultative meetings this week.
DIMAPUR, Sep 16 : The Dr Shurhozelie Liezietsu led Naga People’s Front (NPF) said today that the present “revolt” in the NPF against the “Central office” of the party is in many ways, a repeat of what transpired in the early part of 2015 when majority of the NPF legislators along with a sizeable number of party functionaries revolted against the Chief Minister and the party leadership.
IMPHAL, Sep 15 : In connection with the formation of the ‘Adhoc Committee’ in connection with the new districts creation issue during the September 14 consultative meeting at Kanglatongbi, the organisers made it clear today that the Committee was formed by the representatives of the “directly affected” villages or areas included in the “said 5 new districts of the Hill Areas”. They also said that it was a unanimous decision made of their “own volition for further consultative processes and is not related with the two resource persons in whatsoever manner”.
IMPHAL, SEP 14 : In an effort to strengthen the ongoing movement against the new districts created by the previous Ibobi Singh Government, Nagas including village chiefs today conglomerated at Kanglatongbi and held a consultation meeting on the matter. After a day-long consultation an ‘Adhoc Committee’ was formed to carry out wide campaigns in order to hold further and bigger consultative meetings where all the ‘adversely’ affected people by the new districts will be participated and to take future course of action.
DIMAPUR, Aug 29 : The anti-corruption lobby of Nagaland, Against Corruption and Unabated Taxation (ACAUT) has threatened to resort to Nagaland State wide bandh if the Government does not meet its 7-point resolution of August 25 Dimapur rally. Of the 7 resolutions ACAUT demanded particularly the demand to institute Nagaland Lokayukta and termination of all backdoor appointees “before September is out”.
SENAPATI, Aug 26 : Even as internal crisis of the Naga People’s Front persists in Nagaland State, the Manipur State unit of the NPF has resolved that it will “extend support to NPF Central which is in alliance with the BJP in the state as well as at the Centre.”
DIMAPUR, Aug 25: A massive rally in Dimapur, organized by Against Corruption and Unabated Taxation (ACAUT) and supported by Nagaland Tribes Council (NTC) and others, urged the Government of India to expedite the Naga political process for early and lasting political solution to the protracted Naga political problem by inviting all the Naga “political groups” (Naga armed outfits) without further delay.
DIMAPUR, Aug 21 : Against Corruption and Unabated Taxation (ACAUT), the popular corruption watchdog of the State of Nagaland has invited the Chief Minister of Nagaland and his Council of Ministers to speak at the anti-corruption rally in front of all Nagas gathered from all parts of Nagaland on August 25, and “lay down a road map for combating corruption including promise to stop the now ongoing exercise of withdrawal of funds from the Finance Department for vague/suspicious projects running into thousands of crores of rupees”.
AIZAWL, Aug 21: The Mizoram government has decided to hold talks with Lalhmingthanga Sanate faction of Hmar People’s Convention (Democratic) or HPC (D) within this month, a senior Mizoram home department official said on Monday.
DIMAPUR, Jun 23: The Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee (NPCC) has accused the Naga People’s Front (NPF) of giving a “final burial to its regional identity and have become a full-fledged proxy party for BJP-RSS in Nagaland by hurriedly supporting the BJP-RSS candidate” for the Presidential election.
DIMAPUR, Jun 21: Nagaland Chief Minister, Dr Shurhozelie Liezietsu said that the Naga People’s Front (NPF) will vote for the Presidential candidate proposed by the National Democratic Alliance (NDA).