Tag: Nagaland

BJP gets clear majority in Tripura, BJP-NDPP are winners in Nagaland, Hung Assembly in Meghalaya

Newsroom24x7 Network Agartala/Kohima/Shillong: The BJP has continued its march to saffronise the North-East and won a majority in Tripura and also in Nagaland, along with its alliance partner the Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP). The Naga People’s Front (NPF) has been in power in Nagaland in alliance with the BJP. During this general election this time,

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International Tiger Day and the Tale of Tumbling Tiger Numbers

Newsroom24x7 Staff As we observe the International Tiger Day on July 29, what stares everyone in the face is the rising number of tiger deaths across different parts of the country this year. Madhya Pradesh presents the worst scenario with 19 tiger deaths against the total mortality figure of 59 in the country between January 1

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Javdekar extends assistance to develop Doyang Lake as an eco-tourism spot

Newsroom24x7 Desk Nagaland : Migratory birds created awareness among the residents of Pangti village, who had vowed to protect, shelter and care for the longest travelling birds Amur Falcons, in the region of Doyang Lake in Nagaland. Their efforts found anchor from Ministry of Environment, Forest and climate change as the ministry took interest in

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Indian Army blasts insurgent groups along the Indo- Myanmar border

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: Within days of the terrorist attack on an Army convoy in Manipur, the Indian Army today countered planned assaults and averted threats to the civilian population and security forces by conducting cross-border operations inside Myanmar and inflicted significant casualties on two separate groups of insurgents along the Indo- Myanmar border. The

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Militants kill 8 Assam Rifles personnel

Newsroom24x7 Desk Dimapur: Militants blasted an improvised explosive devise (IED) and ambushed a convoy of security personnel and killed 8 personnel of Assam Rifles and injured six others on the Myanmar border in Nagaland on Sunday afternoon. Four security personnel are reported missing. According to reports received here, the militants targeted a paramilitarty force convoy heading towards

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Shivraj is convener of NITI Ayog Sub-Group of chief ministers

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The NITI Ayog has a Sub-Group of chief Ministers, with Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan as Convener, for rationalisation of Centrally Sponsored Scheme (CSS). The decision to form a Sub-Group of Chief Ministers was taken at the first meeting of the Governing Council of NITI Ayog this past Sunday.

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On Dimapur lynching

Jamsheed Rizwani In a report to the central government, the Nagaland government has ruled out rape.The person who was lynched by a mob which pulled him out of the Dimapur jail was therefore innocent of rape….. What caused the violent lynching seems to be the effect of simmering animosity by the local people against immigrants

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