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23 Jun 2020


Coronavirus: Death toll crosses 14,000; over 4.4 lakh infected

India on Monday reported over 13,000 new coronavirus infections, taking the nationwide total past 4.4 lakh. Meanwhile, with over 300 more fatalities, the death toll crossed 14,000.

05 Jun 2020


Coronavirus: India reports 2.26 lakh cases; will overtake Italy soon

With almost 10,000 new coronavirus infections on Thursday, India recorded its biggest single-day spike yet again.

18 May 2020


#CareerBytes: Everything to know about the cadre system of IAS

The Indian Administrative Service (IAS) is the most prestigious and sought-after among the Civil Services of the country.

14 May 2020


Don't return, get Rs. 10,000: Nagaland's idea of staying coronavirus-free

Nagaland which has zero cases of coronavirus plans to keep it that way and has asked for support from residents in this regard. If residents don't choose to return now, the state government will give them Rs. 10,000.

10 May 2020

Madhya Pradesh

Infant mortality rate highest in MP, lowest in Nagaland

Madhya Pradesh has the highest rate of infant mortality, recording 48 deaths per 1,000 live births, government data released on Friday showed. Meanwhile, Nagaland recorded the best infant mortality rate (IMR) across India.

23 Feb 2020


#CareerBytes: Everything to know about the cadre system of IAS

The Indian Administrative Service (IAS) is the most prestigious and sought-after among the Civil Services of the country.

20 Jul 2019

West Bengal

Six states get new Governors; Anandiben Patel appointed UP Governor

In a major reshuffle, the Center has announced the appointment of new Governors in six states, including Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal, Bihar, Nagaland, and Tripura, on Saturday.

04 Mar 2019


4 killed in Nagaland following mudslides in illegal coal mine

Four miners were killed following mudslides at an illegal coal mine at Yonglok village in Longleng district of Nagaland, police said today.

26 Feb 2019


Nagaland government rejects Citizenship Bill, passes resolution against it

The Nagaland government has passed a resolution in the Assembly, rejecting the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, amid a walkout by 26 opposition MLAs.

29 Jan 2019


Nagaland Cabinet budges to pressure, rejects Citizenship bill

The Nagaland Cabinet has rejected the citizenship bill, following pressure from various tribal organizations and students bodies.

05 Dec 2018


Nagaland: Measles Rubella vaccination campaign covers 98% of children

Around 98% of the children in Nagaland in the age group of 9 months to 15 years have been vaccinated against measles rubella (MR) during the special vaccination campaign launched by the state government, a Health Department official has said.

01 Dec 2018


North-east not dumping ground for illegal immigrants: NSF

The Naga Students' Federation (NSF), the apex students' body in Nagaland, has demanded the withdrawal of controversial Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 2016, saying the north-east cannot be a "dumping ground" for illegal immigrants.

07 Oct 2018


State government 'making efforts' for power projects in Nagaland: Minister

The Nagaland Government is "making all efforts" to engage firms for studying the feasibility of power projects in the state, Minister Neiba Kronu has said.

05 Sep 2018


#NagalandFloods: Sushant Singh Rajput offers Rs 1.25 crore donation

Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput clearly knows the art of winning hearts not just by his excellent acting skills but also by his kind gestures.

02 Sep 2018

Narendra Modi

#NagalandFloods: Rs. 800cr required for restoration, state needs basic items

Nagaland is finding it difficult to find its feet after floods wreaked havoc on the state. 12 people have lost their lives and lakhs have been displaced.

01 Sep 2018


Nagaland government launches campaign on legal child adoption

The Nagaland government has launched a campaign to create awareness and a better understanding of laws related to child adoption.

30 Aug 2018

Kerala Floods

#HelpNagaland: As heavy rains kill 12, CM seeks Centre's help

Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio has sought help from Centre as the Northeastern state is facing a grim disaster after 12 people have lost their lives and over 1,000 have been displaced due to incessant rains.

15 Aug 2018

Independence Day

Nagaland: Rio seeks early settlement of political issue on I-Day

Nagaland CM Neiphu Rio today called for an early settlement of the Nagaland political issue, assuring people that his government is committed to play the role of an active facilitator between the Center and the negotiating parties.

02 Aug 2018

Narendra Modi

Nagaland CM requests PM to grant assistance for rain-hit state

Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio has requested PM Narendra Modi for granting immediate interim assistance to combat the crisis in the state due to incessant rain for the past few weeks.

06 Jun 2018


Suspected Nagaland militants attack Assam Rifles; two personnel injured

A commander and a jawan of the Assam Rifles were injured when a suspected Naga armed group attacked their base camp near Nagaland's Mon town today, Assam Rifles sources said.

27 May 2018


Bypolls in 1 Lok Sabha, 5 Assembly seats tomorrow

The stage is set for by-polls to one Lok Sabha and five Assembly seats in various states in India's eastern region tomorrow.

01 May 2018

Road Accidents

Nagaland: 122 dead, 956 injured in road-accidents in 2 years

More than 100 people have died in road accidents in Nagaland in the last two years, an officer of the regional transport has said.

11 Mar 2018

Renault Duster

Nagaland MLAs ask for Innova, say Duster not good enough

Even before taking their oaths as legislators, some newly-elected MLAs from the Naga People's Front (NPF) are already concerned about travelling comforts.

03 Mar 2018


Amit Shah: BJP's footprint is increasing with every election

BJP president Amit Shah addressed a press conference after his party's astounding performance in North-East polls. He thanked people of Tripura and Nagaland for reposing faith in BJP and its alliance partners.

03 Mar 2018


How has BJP expanded its Northeast footprint?

Vote-counting is underway in North-East's poll-bound states. It is now clear that BJP will be a part of all the three governments.

03 Mar 2018


Who will become CMs in Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland?

BJP witnessed a zero-to-hero transformation in Northeastern states today.

03 Mar 2018


Tripura, Meghalaya, Nagaland poll results: BJP romps to power

Vote-counting in the North-Eastern states Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland was held today.

02 Mar 2018


Tripura, Meghalaya, Nagaland polls: Parties experience post-poll alliance jitters

Counting of votes in the north-eastern states of Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland will be held tomorrow.

02 Mar 2018


Counting of votes in three north-eastern states tomorrow

The counting of votes for the Assembly elections in three Northeastern states -- Meghalaya, Nagaland, and Tripura -- will be held tomorrow amid tight security, officials said.

15 Feb 2018


BJP promises free Jerusalem-trips for Christians, if voted to power

A month after the Modi government withdrew subsidies for Haj pilgrimages, the BJP is now offering Christians free pilgrimages to Jerusalem if elected to power in Nagaland.

30 Jan 2018


Nagaland: Parties boycott Assembly elections, till Naga issue is resolved

In a setback to next month's assembly elections in Nagaland, major political parties have bowed down to Naga demands. They have decided not to issue party tickets, name candidates and file nominations before the Naga political issue is resolved.

18 Jan 2018


Election Commission announces Meghalaya, Nagaland and Tripura poll dates

The Election Commission of India (ECI) announced dates for elections of the Meghalaya, Tripura and Nagaland assemblies today.

12 Jan 2018


EC may announce dates for Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland polls

The poll season is upon us again. The Election Commission of India will probably announce the polling schedule for assembly elections in Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland today.

13 Aug 2017


Nagaland: Rosemary Dzuvichu and her war on male-dominated politics

Politics remains a largely male-dominated field in India, despite efforts to encourage female representation at various levels.

19 Jul 2017


Nagaland crisis: Zeliang re-appointed CM after Liezietsu skips floor test

TR Zeliang has been re-appointed the Nagaland CM after his rival and incumbent CM Shurhozelie Liezietsu skipped a floor test scheduled to prove majority.

10 Jul 2017


Nagaland crisis deepens: Zeliang approaches the governor to form government

Nagaland spiralled into political chaos recently after former CM T R Zeliang approached the Governor P B Acharya to form a government.

Nagaland encounter: Three terrorists killed, jawan martyred

At least three terrorists, suspected to be from National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN-K) and United Liberation Front of Asom (Independent) (ULFA-I), were killed in an encounter in Nagaland's Mon district on June 6.

20 Feb 2017

Article 371

Nagaland gets a new chief minister

Nagaland CM Zeliang stepped down yesterday conceding to demands of tribal groups who were protesting his government's move to reserve 33% seats for women urban body elections.

20 Feb 2017

Delhi Police

Delhiites gear up for hotter days

Delhi witnessed the hottest February 19 in five years with maximum temperature soaring to 30.8 degrees Celsius, six degrees above the normal 24.8.

08 Feb 2017

Legislative Assembly

Democratic Alliance of Nagaland should step down: Naga Hoho

Naga Hoho, the apex body of the Naga tribes has asked the Democratic Alliance of Nagaland (DAN) government to step down.