DIMAPUR, Dec 15 : Nagaland Chief Minister, TR Zeliang has written to President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and New Delhi’s Interlocutor for Naga peace talks RN Ravi who is also the Chairman of Joint Intelligence Committee (JIC) “seeking early solution to the protracted Naga political issue and requesting the holding of the Assembly elections to the 13th Nagaland Legislative Assembly only after the solution”, according to sources.
DIMAPUR, DEC 15: The 12th Nagaland Legislative Assembly passed a resolution on Naga political issue today, the second and the concluding day of the winter session that, “solution to the Naga political issue cannot afford any more delay and thereby interminably deny the Nagas their democratic right to self- determination and other concomitant rights and vestments”. The resolution also said, “And therefore the 12th Nagaland Legislative Assembly assembled on December 15, 2017 during the session, hereby urged upon the Government of India to take emergent and extraordinary steps to usher in an honourable and acceptable solution to the Naga political issue well before the Assembly elections to the 13th Nagaland Legislative Assembly slated for March, 2018″.
IMPHAL, Dec 11: Endorsing the resolution of the United Naga Council (UNC) in “banning” former Deputy Chief Minister of Manipur, Gaikhangam from “Naga areas”, the Zeliangrong Baudi, Manipur (ZB-M) said today that Gaikhangam will not be allowed to enter the “Zeliangrong territory”.
DIMAPUR, Dec 9: Just few months before the State assembly elections, Nagaland is witnessing major political developments as the ruling Naga People’s Front (NPF) ‘reconciled’ by endorsing the leadership of Dr Shurhozelie Liezietsu. With the resignation of Neiphiu Rio as the President of the NPF faction led by him and TR Zeliang, the Dr Shurhozelie led NPF is the sole NPF now. This is indeed a victory for Dr Shurhozelie who leadership was challenged by Neiphiu Rio and TR Zeliang in the past several months. Given this scenario, the position of NPF is consolidated.
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DIMAPUR, Dec 7 : The Nagaland Legislators Forum (NLF) comprising the sitting MLAs of the Nagaland Legislative Assembly in its ‘consultative meeting’ held today resolved to urge the Government of India and other “stake holders” to resolve the Naga political problem well before the next Assembly election.
DIMAPUR, Dec 5 : The NSCN-IM under the leadership of ‘Kilo Kilonser’ (outfit’s home minister) Hukavi Yepthomi along with several their leaders comprising Steering Committee members, Kilonsers, Deputy Kilonsers held an intensive consultative meeting with Sumi Hoho, Sumi Kukami Hoho, Sumi Totimi Hoho, Western Sumi Hoho, Western Sumi Kukami Hoho and Sumi Kiphimi Kuqhakulu on December 5 at Saramati Hotel in Dimapur.
IMPHAL, Dec 3 : The Zeliangrong Baudi, Manipur (ZB-M) has served three days’ time deadline to the Assam Rifles to vacate from the compound of Kaimai Baptist Church in Tousem sub division of Tamenglong district. The Zeliangrong Baudi, Manipur has also threatened to start mass movement against the Assam Rifles if it fails to pay heed to the ultimatum.
IMPHAL, Dec 3 : The All Manipur Border Area Development Association (AMBADA) has threatened to impose “indefinite Manipur bandh” if the Government does not fulfil its demands.
DIMAPUR, Nov 27 : Forum for Naga Reconciliation (FNR) and apex Naga organizations, consisting of 24 organizations met at Chumukedima in Dimapur today, and urged the Government of India to “intently complete the Naga political cause without further delay, before the general election in the State of Nagaland”.
IMPHAL, Oct 20 : Several civil society organizations of Tamei said that they fully endorse the decision of the Deputy Commissioner, Tamenglong district, Armstrong Pame, to inaugurate a bank (SBI) at Tamei Headquarters on October 23.
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.