Thursday, December 1, 2022

Nagaland Politics

Nagaland: NDPP has betrayed strong regional spirit of Naga people, says RPP

Rising People’s Party (RPP) has accused Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) of betraying the strong regional spirit of Naga people, the same people who had elected Neiphiu Rio as the chief minister on four consecutive occasions.In a statement, RPP...

Nagaland State BJP in internal turmoil over seat sharing formula

After the joint announcement made by the Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) secretary general and national BJP in-charge of Nagaland Nalin Kohli that both parties will stick with the previous seat sharing formula of 40 (NDPP):20 (BJP), the issue...

Nagaland: Neiphiu Rio, Amit Shah discuss Naga issue

Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio on Tuesday met Union Home Minister Amit Shah and discussed with him various issues concerning the state, that include the ongoing Naga peace process.Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, who is also the convener...

BJP Nagaland celebrates Droupadi Murmu’s victory

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Nagaland state unit organised a special programme at Mhacha-ki here to celebrate the victory of NDA candidate Droupadi Murmu in the Presidential election, when she scripted history by becoming India’s first tribal president.Speaking at the...

CCoNPI has become irrelevant: Nagaland State Janata Dal (United)

Janata Dal (United) Nagaland unit has accused the United Democratic Alliance (UDA) government of being toothless, unable to muster courage to represent voice of the people of the State who were longing for peace.Addressing a press conference here on...

Nagaland: K Therie accuses state government of diverting VDB, MGNREGA fund for election

Making a startling allegation, Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee (NPCC) president, K. Therie, on Thursday, said the state government was diverting VDB, MGNREGA fund for the election as there were no other sources.Therie said this while speaking at the protest...

Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee welcomes CCoNPI resolutions on Naga issue

Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee (NPCC) has welcomed the resolutions adopted at the Parliamentary Committee on Naga Political Issue meeting on July 16 which “had finally given recognition” to the two official agreements between Government of India and Naga national...

Nagaland: NPF signifies Naga identity, says Dr. Shürho

Naga People’s Front (NPF) president Dr. Shürhozelie Liezietsu, Friday maintained that NPF, which signifies the identity of the Naga people, would always safeguard the regional interest of the Naga people.Stating that NPF was not a mere political party, but...

Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party will form next Govt with Neiphiu Rio as CM: Neiba Kronu

Planning & Coordination, Land Revenue and Parliamentary Affairs minister Neiba Kronu Thursday predicted that current chief minister Neiphiu Rio will continue even in the next term, for which NPF legislators had merged with NDPP.Addressing a meeting of office-bearers of...

Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party 5 Ghaspani-II holds coordination meet

The executive members of Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) 5 Ghaspani-II assembly constituency held a coordination meeting at the residence of advisor for Excise & Minority Affairs, Zhaleo Rio, on July 4 at Sovima.In a press release, NDPP 5...