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Why ‘Nagalim’ is becoming a fading dream

Why ‘Nagalim’ is becoming  a fading dream

Since August 1947, peace and stability have been rare commodities in Nagaland and Manipur. In the past two decades, peace talks have produced little in the way of progress. Ceasefire…

Border wars: Assam pushes back Nagas, destroys Naga huts

Border wars: Assam pushes back Nagas, destroys Naga huts

JORHAT (Assam) – The border dispute between Nagaland and Assam has been going on for decades. In a fresh incident, the Jorhat district administration carried out an ‘eviction’ at dead…

Nagaland is the world’s falcon capital

Nagaland is the world’s falcon capital

DIMAPUR, NAGALAND – An international team of ornithologists has declared Nagaland as the “Falcon capital of the world” after estimating that about one million Amur Falcons roost in the State…

Gun runners caught in Nagaland

Gun runners caught in Nagaland

DIMAPUR [Nagaland]: – In a major breakthrough, a joint team of 29 Assam Rifles and Dimapur Police busted an arms smuggling network operating in various localities of Dimapur and arrested…

Nagaland Rally against ‘unfair taxation’

Nagaland Rally against ‘unfair taxation’

DIMAPUR, –  A public awareness rally against extortion and ‘taxation’ by several militant Naga outfits will be held in Dimapur today, October 31. Even as forces engaged to hijack the…

Nagaland Governor: When will we see the first elected woman legislator?

Nagaland Governor: When will we see the first elected woman legislator?

DIMAPUR: Nagaland Governor Ashwani Kumar spoke on the need to translate the values of gender equality in the Indian Constitution into reality on the ground, with particular reference to the…

Nagaland Congress questions ‘corruption’ in State

Nagaland Congress questions ‘corruption’ in State

DIMAPUR,[Nagaland] – NPCC president SI Jamir has questioned the silence of the public and NGOs over the ‘prevailing corruption’ in the State and their ambiguous stance in voicing against this…

Naga Tribes Council born

Naga Tribes Council born

DIMAPUR: Despite the differences between the Naga Hoho and various tribes over the formation of a parallel body, the Nagaland Tribes Council (NTC) was formally launched in Kohima. The function…

Indian Himalayan Youth Summit concludes

Indian Himalayan Youth Summit concludes

DIMAPUR: To address issues of environment and sustainable development of mountain States, youths from 11 Indian Himalayan States, including Nagaland, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Sikkim, Assam, Manipur, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh,…

Nagaland’s Vegetable Village

Nagaland’s Vegetable Village

DIMAPUR:  Nagaland Parliamentary Secretary for Horticulture Neiba Kronu has declared Thanamir as a ‘Vegetable Village’ for its rich bio-diversity. He was addressing the 4th Thanamir Apple Festival 2013 organised by…

Landslide aftermath causes panic in two NE states

Landslide aftermath causes panic in two NE states

IMPHAL:  – Last Saturday, an 80 metre landslide blocked a national Highway. Seven days later, both Nagaland and Manipur are feeling the impact. Rumours that it will be two months…

Knotty border issues: Assam Tea tribes vs Nagas draw blood

Knotty border issues: Assam Tea tribes vs Nagas draw blood

Kohima: Assamese Tea workers versus Nagaland villagers  and armed clashes over territory is snowballing into a small war. Naga villagers say Assam Tea Tribes Liberation Volunteers instigate violent action, while…

Nagalim: Why it’s not gonna be in Indian school books soon

Nagalim: Why it’s not gonna be  in Indian school books soon

Why doesn’t Nagaland usually feature in Indian school History books or anywhere else? The problem is, whose narrative does one follow: the Indian Army version, the Indian Government version, or…

Nagaland: A long way from zero new HIV infections

Nagaland: A long way from zero new HIV infections

KOHIMA: Nagaland has to do a lot to achieve zero new infections, and this can be possible only with greater committment from health service providers and State AIDS Society. Altogether…

Kohima’s Earth Day observance

Kohima’s Earth Day observance

Kohima, Nagaland: Earth Day was observed at Botanical Garden here with minister for forest, ecology environment and wildlife Y. Patton as the chief guest. Speaking on the occasion, the minister…

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