Neiphiu Rio

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After Mizoram, Nagaland Cabinet bans sale of dog meat

04 Jul 2020

After Mizoram, Nagaland Cabinet bans sale of dog meat

The Nagaland government on Friday banned the sale of dog meat in the state along with the commercial import and trading of dogs.

After NRC, Amit Shah promises illegal immigrants' expulsion across India

09 Sep 2019

After NRC, Amit Shah promises illegal immigrants' expulsion across India

Over a week after the final National Register of Citizens (NRC) list was released in Assam, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said today that the Centre plans to eradicate illegal immigrants from the entire country.

Nagaland government rejects Citizenship Bill, passes resolution against it

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.

Nagaland: Measles Rubella vaccination campaign covers 98% of children

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.

#NagalandFloods: Sushant Singh Rajput offers Rs 1.25 crore donation

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.

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

02 Sep 2018

#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.

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

30 Aug 2018

#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.

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

15 Aug 2018

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.

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

02 Aug 2018

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.

Bypolls: BJP loses Kairana, wins Palghar in crucial elections

31 May 2018

Bypolls: BJP loses Kairana, wins Palghar in crucial elections

The counting of bypolls for four Lok Sabha seats started on Thursday morning.

Bypolls in 1 Lok Sabha, 5 Assembly seats tomorrow

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.

5 times when CMs and deputy CMs were from rival-parties

23 May 2018

5 times when CMs and deputy CMs were from rival-parties

Following an unprecedented turn of events in Karnataka election results, Chief Minister and deputy Chief Minister of different parties came together to form the government.

Who will become CMs in Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland?

03 Mar 2018

Who will become CMs in Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland?

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

Counting of votes in three north-eastern states 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.

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

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.

Nagaland crisis deepens: Zeliang approaches the governor to form government

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.

Crores of 'missing' demonetized currency resurfaces

25 Nov 2016

Crores of 'missing' demonetized currency resurfaces

Demonetized currency of Rs.3.5 crore had 'vanished' from Dimapur airport on Tuesday after having arrived there in a chartered aircraft from Hissar, Haryana.