Saturday, February 4, 2023

Neiphiu Rio

Ticket distribution exercise painful: Rio

Amidst disgruntlement among a section of its members who were denied party tickets, NDPP formally distributed tickets to 40 of its members at a ceremony held at Capital Cultural Hall here on Friday. NDPP will contest 40 and its...

Jamir, Chishi blame Rio for disintegration of Nagaland

Rio must step down: KL Chishi Reacting to media reports that government of India has in principle, agreed to grant regional autonomous council to eastern Nagaland, former chief minister K.L. Chishi said “the episode is an unfortunate culmination of the...

Governor launches ‘IYoM-2023 Calendar’

Nagaland governor, Prof. Jagdish Mukhi launched a year-long activities of “International Year of Millets (IYoM- 2023) Calendar 2023” in Kohima in the presence of Chief minister Neiphiu Rio and some officials during the Stalls Exhibition on January 26.The IYoM-...

Everyone’s responsibility to preserve culture: Rio

Nagaland chief minister Neiphiu Rio reminded the people of their responsibility in protecting and preserving their culture, tradition and customs.Speaking at the 16th Bishu Mini Hornbill Festival held at Kachari Community Playground, Darogajan-Kushiabill, on Friday, he noted that Nagaland...

Nagaland an equal partner in nation building: Gov

Nagaland joined rest of the country in celebrating the 74th Republic Day on Thursday with pomp and splendour at the New Secretariat Plaza here, where Nagaland governor Prof. Jagdish Mukhi addressed the gathering.Addressing the gathering after unfurling the national...

No review of NDPP-BJP seat sharing deal: Rio

Amidst discontentment over ticket distribution triggered by the 40:20 seat-sharing deal between NDPP and BJP, both alliance partners have categorically reaffirmed that there was no question of reviewing the 40(NDPP):20 (BJP) seat sharing deal.This was confirmed by Nagaland chief...

‘Operation Lotus’ has led Nagas astray: Cong

All India Congress Committee (AICC) media coordinator Mahima Singh alleged Monday alleged that ‘Operation Lotus’ of BJP has led the people of Nagaland astray as the coalition government in Nagaland has been tainted with “scams after scams” and betrayed...

Pughoboto BJP stages dharna over ticket issue

Implementing seat sharing arrangement as per 2018 election between NDPP (40) and BJP (20) BJP for the 2023 polls is proving a difficult task as the recent meeting at New Delhi proved.The seat sharing was being finalised at a...

CM inaugurates farmers market

Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio inaugurated a newly constructed Farmers’ Market at Meriema close to IG Stadium, here on Tuesday.In his address, Rio said the market was a hugely felt need for farmers especially the womenfolk who face tremendous hardships...

Polls constitutional obligation: Rio

With pressure mounting from various organizations to defer the State Assembly elections under the slogan “Solution not Election”, Nagaland chief minister Neiphiu Rio Tuesday said that the state government cannot allow a constitutional crisis to take place as conducting...