Monday, January 30, 2023

NEC

Nagaland Governor urges NEC to include power as thrust area

Considering that power was critical for industrialisation and technological advancement, governor Prof Jagdish Mukhi urged North Eastern Council (NEC) to include power in thrust areas for overall economic development.Addressing the 70th Plenary of NEC at Guwahati on Sunday, he...

Naga political issue has been at the core of Naga society: CM

Nagaland chief minister Neiphiu Rio on Thursday reiterated that the Naga political issue remained at the core of Naga society for several decades and continues even till today.He said this while addressing the 12th session of 13th Nagaland Legislative...

Sindhu, Srikanth win singles; Hima in semis, Manju qualifies

Indian athletes were off to a good start on the seventh day of competitions at the 2022 Commonwealth Games here with two-time Olympic medallist P.V Sindhu and former World No.1 Kidambi Srikanth storming into the next round in women’s...

Therie expounds on financial crisis

Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee (NPCC) president K.Therie maintained that there was some serious misunderstanding about the funding to Nagaland which has been blamed on the government of India.In a detailed explanation about how funds are awarded, Therie said funds...

RPP urges NEC to not clear projects for Nagaland

Rising People’s Party (RPP) has appealed to the North Eastern Council (NEC)—nodal agency for the economic and social development of the North Eastern Region— to withhold/not approve the latest “prioritized project” list of 30 projects amounting to Rs. 120...

NU Lumami hosts seminar on ‘development challenges in NE’

A one day national seminar on “Development Challenges in Northeast India” organized by the department of Political Science and Centre for Southeast Asian Studies was held at Nagaland University, Lumami on May 26.A press release from Centre for South...

Nagaland win 20 medals at NE Sports Meet

Nagaland team won 20 medals (4gold, 4 silver and 12 bronze) in the North East Regional Sports Meet that culminated on Tuesday evening at Imphal.Nagaland finished in third positions behind Manipur in first and Assam in second position.In a...

‘Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav’ to be celebrated at Agri Expo

Staff Reporter Nagaland is all set to celebrate “Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav” at Agri Expo, at Chümoukedima on May 2.The programme, which would commemorate the 75th year of India’s independence is being organised by state Agri and Allied departments under...

NE regional sports week kicks off in Manipur

Correspondent North East Regional Sports Week kicked off at the main stadium of Khuman Lampak Sports Complex in Imphal on Thursday. The event was organized as a part of the celebration of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav by the Manipur state...

Kenye urges Centre to revisit NEC

Nagaland’s lone Rajya Sabha member KG Kenye has urged the Central government to revisit the set-up of North Eastern Council (NEC). Speaking in Rajya Sabha, Kenye said the original intent and objectives of having NEC, that came into being...