Second shot at Naga talks

Second shot at Naga talks Kohima, May 19: The next round of talks between the Centre and the National Socialist Council of Nagalim (Isak-Muivah) will be held in Nagaland next week, sources in Delhi and the Naga militant outfit confirmed. However, the dates of the talks are yet to be fixed. The sources said the talks would be held next Read more

13 defect to NSCN (I-M)

13 defect to NSCN (I-M) A total of 13 GPRN/NSCN activists including a ‘deputy kilonser’ defected to NSCN (I-M) with one Ak-56 rifle, in two days. Addressing a press conference on Wednesday at NSCN (I-M) headquarters, Hebron camp, Iheshe ‘deputy kilonser’ MRA (USR) who led the defection, said they joined the NSCN (I-M) as there was no sign of any Read more

Tangkhul bodies warns of drastic action

Tangkhul bodies warns of drastic action Newmai News UKHRUL, May 19 – The frontal organisations of the Tangkhul community in Ukhrul district have resolved today to take drastic action against the candidates who have defied the directives of the Naga apex body in Manipur by joining the ensuing District Council election process. The Tangkhul organisations including the community’s apex body, Read more

Tangkhuls protest at Ukhrul town

Tangkhuls protest at Ukhrul town By Newmai News Network Ukhrul, May 19: All the frontal organisations of the Tangkhul community in Ukhrul district have resolved today to take drastic actions against those candidates who had defied the directives of the Naga apex body in Manipur by joining the ensuing District Council elections process of Manipur. The Tangkhul organisations including the Read more

Zeliangrong Community hails MLA resignation

Zeliangrong Community hails MLA resignation DIMAPUR, MAY 16 (EMN): The Zeliangrong Nagas have welcomed the historic decision of the seven Naga MLAs for resigning from Manipur Assembly in expression of solidarity with the Naga people whose leader was unceremoniously barred from visiting his own ancestral village and whose peaceful congregation was indiscriminately fired upon and killed, injured and brutalised with Read more

Rights activist justifies Nagas cause for sovereignty

Rights activist justifies Nagas cause for sovereignty Mokokchung, May 16 (EMN): The Nagas struggle for sovereignty got a bolster from a human rights activist and writer Dr Bela Bhatia who said that the demand of the Naga elders for an Independent homeland was legitimate because the land never belonged to India. “A historical injustice has been done to the Naga Read more

Naga civil leaders regret rejection of peace overtures

DIMAPUR, MAY 14 (EMN): Voicing disappointment at the apparent unwillingness of the Meiti civil society organisations to join in efforts to find peaceful options to the ongoing situation, the Coordination Committee of the Naga Civil Society Organisations has resolved that ‘Naga people will not be responsible for any turn of events or eventualities’ as all its peace overtures have been Read more

UNC’s diktat to Naga candidates

UNC’s diktat to Naga candidates Dimapur, May 14 (MExN): In pursuing the United Naga Council’s (UNC) decision on the Manipur (Hill Areas) District Councils Act 2008 , a note issued by UNC president Samson Remei today declared that the Naga candidates who have filed nominations and are participating in the ADC election have deliberately defied the decision of the ‘Naga Read more