Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Y. Patton

Was not consulted on seat sharing: Patton

It appears that the announcement of continuing with the 2018 seat sharing arrangement between NDPP and BJP for the 2023 assembly election was decided at some level and without the consent or knowledge of most party members.The announcement was...

State BJP president welcomes seat sharing with NDPP for 2023

A day after NDPP and BJP Nagaland announced the same seat sharing formula as in 2018 for the upcoming 2023 Assembly election, State BJP president Temjen Imna Along welcomed the seat-sharing formula– NDPP 40: BJP 20.In a statement, he...

Patton mourns demise of LBCA executive secretary

State deputy chief minister, Y. Patton has expressed grief over the demise of executive secretary of Lotha Baptist Churches Association (LBCA), Rev. Dr L. Tsansow Lotha, who passed away on Tuesday at NHA Kohima.In a condolence message, Patton said...

‘Flag and constitution main obstacle for solution’: Nagaland deputy chief minister Y. Patton

Nagaland deputy chief minister Y. Patton has re-asserted that impediment in arriving at a solution to the Naga political issue has been the insistence of NSCN(I-M) to include flag and constitution.Patton said this while interacting with media persons on...

Y Patton fetes police personnel for nabbing hit-and-run case accused

State deputy chief minister and minister in-charge for Home, Y. Patton on Tuesday, felicitated the five Nagaland police escort personnel attached to him for their prompt action in intercepting a truck, which was involved in a hit and run...

NE leaders sign nomination papers of Draupadi Murmu

Leaders from across the country including the North Eastern states on Thursday signed the nomination papers as proposers for the Presidential candidate Draupadi Murmu in Delhi.From the North Eastern states, Nagaland chief minister Neiphiu Rio, deputy CM Y. Patton,...

Too many cooks for solution

With Government of India renewing its efforts to resolve the vexed Naga political issue, highly placed sources confided to this Correspondent that there were impediments which have placed “hurdles” against arriving at an early solution.These sources disclosed that the...

If political solution not secured, Assembly election will be held in 2023, says Patton

Amid a renewed push for the long-expected solution to the Naga political issue, deputy chief minister, Y. Patton on Friday said that elections would be held if solution is not arrived at before the Assembly polls, scheduled to be...

First official tour of ‘ABOUT US’ kicks off in Wokha

Acoustic Club Wokha organised the first official tour of “ABOUT US” at Tiyi Hall, Wokha on June 3, 2022. The hall was jampacked with both young and old to witness the much-awaited event which was their first promotional tour...

St. Peter’s Catholic Church Riphyim meet

St. Peter’s Catholic Church Riphyim has convened a golden jubilee committee progress report meeting on June 11, 9 am at the residence of Y. Patton, near IOC, Wokha Town. All the various jubilee committees have been requested to attend...