Nagaland Police Allegedly Set Up Camp in Assam-Nagaland Border

In the disputed Assam-Nagaland border of Jorhat district, Nagaland Police has reportedly set up camp inside Dissoi Valley Reserve Forest. Assam Police on Wednesday also set up a camp at the spot to counter any further encroachment of land inside the Assam side of the inter-state border which falls under the Mariani Forest Range of … Read more

Nagaland By-Polls: Independent Candidate T Yangseo Sangtam Wins 60 Pungo-Kiphire AC

Counting of votes for the by-elections to two assembly constituencies in Nagaland began as per schedule at 8 am on Tuesday amidst tight security. Meanwhile, independent candidate T Yangseo Sangtam is set to be the represent 60-Pungro-Kiphire Assembly Constituency in Nagaland Legislative after winning the bye-election on November 10. According to update on the Election … Read more

Nagaland Assembly Bypolls Records 83% Polling

The by-elections to the two Assembly constituencies in Nagaland recorded 83.69 polling. The polling in the two seats – 14 Southern Angami-I in Kohima district and 60 Pungro-Kiphirein Kiphire district – ended peacefully at 4 pm. Chief Electoral Officer Abhijit Sinha said the polling percentage till 5 pm was 83.69. He said the Pungro-Kiphire seat … Read more

Nagaland Bypolls: Voting in 2 Assembly Begins Today

The voting for bypolls in two Assembly constituencies in Nagaland has began today. The two assembly constituencies in Nagaland in which bypolls are underway are- 14 Southern Angami I and 60 Pungro-Kiphire. Altogether eight candidates are in the fray- three in 14 Southern Angami and five in 60 Pungro-Kiphire. The Chief electoral officer (CEO) Abhijit … Read more

Nagaland’s ‘Tallest’ Girl Thsarubla Sangtam Baptised

C Thsarubla Sangtam tallest Naga girl has been baptised. Thsarubla was baptised by Pastor Lemching of Konyak Baptist Church at Mokokchung. Standing at an astounding 6 feet 10 inches tall, she hails from Mokokchung, Nagaland. Thsarubla was born on October 15, 1999 to J Chokhase Sangtam and Rebecca Sangtam in Longkhim sub-division under Tuensang district. … Read more

Nagaland Govt Identifies 5315 Sex Workers; Provide Dry Ration

As per Supreme Court’s September 29 instruction to state governments to provide dry ration to all sex workers, identified by the National AIDS Control Organisation (NACO) and district legal authorities, Nagaland has identified 5,315 sex workers. Senior advocate Jayant Bhushan, assisting the apex court as an amicus curiae in the matter, referred to the affidavit … Read more

Nagaland Police hands over 40 bamboo barricades to Delhi Police

NET News Desk As a goodwill gesture, Nagaland Police on October 27 handed over 40 bamboo barricades to Delhi Police. The bamboo barricades were given for use in traffic management at the national capital. The bamboo barricades were received by the ACP Traffic (HQ) New Delhi on behalf of the Delhi Police. Earlier in August, … Read more

Nagaland: DC Kohima Bans Spitting,Tobacco Free at Poll Venues

Amid the spread of COVID-19, Deputy Commissioner & Chairman DLCC Kohima, Mohammed Ali Shahab A has banned spitting at polling venues and declared them as tobacco free zone during the upcoming bye-election in the district. The DC has notified all concerned to take up additional preventive measures to reduce the chance of transmission of COVID-19 … Read more

NSCN (IM)’s Call for Separate Constitution, Flag Being Discussed: CM Neiphiu Rio

Nagaland chief minister Neiphiu Rio, who recently caught up with Union home minister Amit Shah in Delhi, has categorically said that the central government has been discussing legal and constitutional experts to have a separate flag for the state. Further the CM said it is likely that a panel would be set up post settlement, … Read more

Radio tagged Amur Falcons returned back to Manipur

NET News Desk The radio-tagged Amur Falcons (Falco amurensis), namely Chiulon and Irang have arrived in Manipur on Monday. Completing one complete cycle of migration journey in 361 days, they have arrived in Manipur on 25 and 26 October respectively. The falcons have returned back to the state after completing its migratory route full circle … Read more