Negotiations enter crucial stage

NEW DELHI, NOV 17 (AGENCIES) The continuing negotiations between the NSCN (I-M) and the Ministry of Home Affairs (MAH) have reached a crucial stage with the possibility of ‘Special Category Status’ to Nagaland, including independent councils in the Naga areas of Manipur, Assam and Arunachal. With an accord in the offing, what has been kept under wraps so far is Read more

Protest rally against Sadar Hills district foiled

Imphal, November 17: The silent public rally organized by the Committee Against the Creation of Sadar Hills District in the Imphal area was foiled by police after the imposition of CrPC 144 in the areas where the rally was to be taken out. A large number of people turned up for the rally from different Zeliangrong villages of Senapati, Churachandpur and Read more

Ibobi reaffirms Manipur govt stand on territorial integrity

Manipur Congress chief Gaikhangam reacting to the news report “Centre offering creation of Supra-state body for the Nagas, as final settlement” published in the local dailies here, questioned the authenticity of the information. Ibobi and Gaikhangam however, reaffirmed that any agreement that would compromise Manipur’s territorial integrity would not be acceptable at any cost. Ibobi expressed confidence that Centre would Read more

ZUF warns NSCN-IM

IMPHAL, Nov 14 : The Zeliangrong United Front (ZUF) has warned the NSCN-IM in the strongest term for allegedly harassing and terrorising innocent people in Zeliangrong people in the name of Naga sovereignty. A press release issued by the outfit’s joint secretary A Riamroi accused the NSCN-IM of betraying their own people and inciting bloodshed among the Nagas contrary to Read more

Manipur reacts to Supra-State Body for the Nagas

Imphal | November 14 : The state government of Manipur and civil organisations here has taken serious note of reports regarding the ‘Supra State Body’ for the Nagas. Manipur chief minister Okram Ibobi Singh on Monday denied having any knowledge with regard to the “Supra-State Body” for the Nagas, saying the Central Government has not yet intimated to the State Government Read more

NSCN Khaplang to re-establish camps, sub-office in Dimapur

Kohima | November 11 : The NSCN (Khaplang) is all set to re-establish camps and a sub-office in Dimapur. According to a highly-placed NSCN (K) source, the organization has identified several locations within Dimapur jurisdiction for setting up a sub-office. Of these, it has found Padampukhuri (Naharbari) and Seithekiema (Patkai Christian College) the most viable, the source said. The group has, Read more