No time frame for Naga talks: Ravi

 IMPHAL, APR 6: Government of India’s interlocutor for Naga talks and chairman of the Joint Intelligence Committee (JIC), R.N. Ravi has ruled out any time frame for a result-oriented end to the decades old talks with the NSCN (I-M). Ravi, who is in Manipur along with the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) Core Group to monitor the security scenario along Read more

Government extends AFSPA in three districts of Arunachal

Guwahati, October 4 : The ministry of home affairs, which was contemplating to review the utility of Armed Forces (Special Power) Act, 1958 (AFSPA), has extended disturbed area tag on three districts of Arunachal Pradesh for another six months. The MHA through a formal notification on September 20, 2014, stated that law and order situation of three districts Tirap, Changlang Read more

ANVC vows to fight for separate Garoland

Shillong, Sep 18:The A’chik National Volunteers Council (ANVC), a rebel group in Meghalaya, which would sign a peace accord with the Centre next week, Thursday said it would continue with its original demand for creation of separate Garoland state. “We will continue with our demand for creation of separate Garoland state (to be carved out of Meghalaya) not under the Read more

Garo militant groups to sign pact with Centre

SHILLONG SEPT. 17:In its effort to bring lasting peace in Meghalaya, the Centre would sign a peace accord with two Meghalaya rebel outfits operating in the five districts of Garo Hills in western part of Meghalaya next week, a Union Home Ministry official said Wednesday. “A tripartite peace pact between the Centre, Meghalaya government with the two Garo rebel groups Read more

Alleged ‘terror acts’ by Karbi UG cadres again: CNRH/NRHPF

DIMAPUR, SEP 13:After a gap of around 8 months, Council of Naga Rengma Hills (CNRH)/Naga Rengma Hills Protection Force (NRHPF) has alleged that Karbi underground (UG) cadres have restarted committing alleged “terror acts” against Rengma Nagas in Karbi Anglong.  In a press release, CNRH/NRHPF chairman Keyhang Rengma said on September 12, Karbi underground armed cadres numbering around six stopped a Read more

Naga Hoho on cease-fire coverage area

Dimapur Sept. 12:Naga Hoho Friday said that the Nagas were “quite contented” with the ongoing cease-fire between the governments of India and various Naga political groups since 1997. Naga Hoho through its communication cell said that though the political negotiation/dialogue was under the process between the Centre and NSCN (I-M), it fully depended on the negotiators of both the entities Read more

KNLA C-in-C arrested

Diphu sept 12:A team of Assam police and Indian army arrested the commander in chief of Karbi outfit Karbi National Liberation Army (KNLA) Raju Signar alias Arsac Timung from village Mohori Teron located within the command of Samalangso police outpost in East Karbi Anglong yesterday evening. One .22 pistol and few demand notes were seized from the arrested leader. Meanwhile, Read more