Nagaland DBs support ongoing peace talk

The Nagaland Dobashi Association (NDBA) today endorsed and supported the ongoing peace talk between the Government of India and ‘Naga representatives’ for early settlement of the Indo-Naga issue which has to be acceptable to all the section of Nagas. Resolving this at its 18th General Conference here today, it also resolved that the Dobashis under the State of Nagaland will Read more

Centre, Assam sign peace pact with Dimasa groups

New Delhi, October 8 (IANS): The central and Assam governments Monday clinched a key peace agreement with the two factions of Dima Halam Daogah (DHD) that is expected to bring them into the democratic mainstream. Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde and Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi were present when the Memorandum of Settlement (MoS) was inked here, under which the DHD Read more

NSCN (I-M)-NSCN (K) clash in Tamenglong; 1 civilian killed

Barely a week after a factional clash erupted near Matong/Wairongba village, Tamenglong district between ZUF and NSCN (I-M) cadres, on Tuesday afternoon, in another gun-battle in Tamenglong district reportedly between NSCN (I-M) and NSCN (K), a civilian was killed, Manipur police said. Police said, the gunfight erupted within the CIC campus Tamenglong, located between Ramgailong ward no.3 and Namthan village, Read more

Zeliangrongs, Hmars face attack in Assam

Confrontation between the Dimasas on one side and that of Zeliangrongs, Hmars and others, has resurfaced in Assam’s N.C. Hills today. Several people got injured in the alleged attack launched by the Dimasas. According to a joint statement issued by Titus Kamei, President of Zeliangrong Youth Front-Assam, Manipur Nagaland (ZYF-AMN), Elu Ndang, General Secretary of Zeliangrong Baudi (ZB-AMN) and Pamei Read more

Forum For Naga Reconciliation: An Appraisal

The “Journey of Common Hope” has tested its time. The quest for the fulfillment of the Naga political aspiration through reconciliation has also reached a fixated point. Ever since the “Covenant of Reconciliation” was signed in June 2009, “in the spirit of love, respect and understanding”, the people began to see new hopes. This culminated in the signing of the Read more

NSCN: IM on killing of Chunthuigai Kamei

Tamenglong, Sep 17: Aduan Pamei, CAO, Zeilad Zeliangrong Region, GPRN (NSCN: IM) has stated that paying due homage and respect to the departed soul of Late Chunthuigai Kamei, State Secretary ZSUM deemed fit for one who rendered his priceless service during his short span of life for the welfare of the student community, the future pillar of the Nation. Upholding Read more

Govt Invites KIO to Naypyidaw

Burma’s President Thein Sein wants the Kachin Independence Organization (KIO) to hold its next round of peace talks with the government in Naypyidaw as efforts to agree on a location in the northern region or in China have stalled, said President’s Office Minister Aung Min. Naypyidaw’s chief peace negotiator Aung Min spoke exclusively to The Irrawaddy on Tuesday. He said that he Read more