NSCN (I-M) claims NSCN (K) behind Oct 2 killing

NSCN (I-M) Ao Region has claimed that one person, who was reportedly bludgeoned to death October 2 night near Unger village, Mokokchung district, was committed by NSCN (K) cadres. The deceased was identified as one Imnatoshi (32) son of Nokpangnenba Imsong of Yaongyimsen Village under Changtongya jurisdiction. A statement issued by NSCN (I-M) Ao region, said the “inhuman act” was Read more

UNC to intensify counter-blockade Reiterates stand on land

Dimapur, Oct 5: Close on the heels of the Sadar Hills District Demand Committee (SHDDC) announcing that ongoing economic blockade would be intensified, the United Naga Council (UNC) today said it too would intensify its agitation. The UNC said this decision was taken during during its ‘presidential council’ meeting to register its protest against and objection to the nefarious design Read more

GK Pillai for repeal of controversial AFSPA, says time to ‘amend past mistakes’ Moots apology from PM as starting point

New Delhi, Sep 26: Former Union Home Secretary GK Pillai today said there was a need to repeal the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act and for the Government to make amends to the people of Manipur for “past mistakes”. At a lecture titled “Manipur — the way forward”, Pillai said the Justice Jeevan Reddy Committee had already given its report Read more

UNC iterates anti-ADC polls stand

Imphal, Sep 27 : Amid hectic preparations for smooth conduct of election to the ten left out Autonomous District Council (ADC) constituencies in Senapati and Ukhrul districts slated for October 24, the United Naga Council (UNC) has iterated its opposition to the polls. At present, the UNC is imposing economic blockade on the National High- ways to denounce the State Read more

NSCN rubbishes AP CM coup report

Morung Express Dimapur, September 27: The NSCN/GPRN is ‘surprised’ at a news reports about the group trying to “topple Arunchal CM” (Arunachal Pradesh chief minister). The organization has called its “simply to divert the attention from the main issue of Naga political process and thereby sabotage the peace process that has gain momentum.” “This report has come to us as a Read more

NSCN/GPRN warn kidnappers of dire consequences

DIMAPUR, SEPTEMBER 27 (MExN): The National Socialist Council of Nagalim has stated that going by the recurrence of abductions in Dimapur it has become a matter of shame for the security agencies and also the public for not coming up in the manner expected by helping each other curb the menace. A press note from the MIP stated that the time Read more

14 yrs on, Naga issue inching towards solution

Sanjib Kr Baruah | Hindustan Times New Delhi | September 26 : Protracted negotiations between the Centre and the National Socialist Council of Nagalim (Isak Muivah) for the last 14 years to resolve one of the world’s longest running insurgencies are finally assuming the contours of a solution. “A distinct emerging possibility is the setting up of two autonomous councils with Read more

Poll talk : Clip IM’s wings

IMPHAL, Sep 21: Along with discussion on security aspects of the upcoming election to the 10th Mani-pur Legislative Assembly due sometime in early part of next year, a meeting of the State Level Security Co-ordination Committee held today has decided on taking up necessary measures to prevent NSCN (IM) and other UG groups under Suspension of Operation (SoO) interfering in Read more