Nagaland: Cabinet Meeeting held today at the residential Office of the CM

The Cabinet today discussed matters related to Urban Local Bodies Election and decided to sanction an amount of Rs. 60 Lakhs for construction of a memorial monolith at Old Secretariat, Kohima as requested by Nagaland Tribes Action Committee (NTAC). A Committee to review the Nagaland Municipal Act, 2002 was also constituted with Temjen Toy, Additional […]

Political Messiah in Nagaland

A Political Messiah Has Come to Nagaland! Going through the Rejoinder issued by the Chief Minister’s Office in response to the Media & Press Bureau of the NPF this morning, one is convinced that a brand new Messiah has arrived in our midst to tell us that we Nagas have been living in ignorance, groping […]

Nagaland: TR Zeliang welcomes initiatives of NPF Minority Wing and NPF Central Women Wing

Chief Minister, TR Zeliang today welcomed the initiative of NPF Minority Wing and NPF Central Women Wing in extending their full support to the present Government under the leadership of TR Zeliang and the NPF Party under the leadership of Neiphiu Rio. NPF Minority Wing comprising of 25 NPF representatives was led by Mohendro Thaosen, […]

Nagaland: Supremacy Of The Party

After the 91st Amendment of the 10th Schedule of the Constitution of India in 2003 where merger of Political Parties with the support of 2/3 elected members is allowed so as not to affect disqualification of elected members, the State of Nagaland also has had its due share of history. With the coming of the […]

Nagaland: Unconstitutionality of TR Government

Nagas need to know why this Government is unconstitutional The present political imbroglio started from the 7th of July 2017 when majority of the   misguided   NPF Legislators initiated their impractical motion demanding the resignation of the   Chief Minister Dr. Shurhozelie Liezietsu from Kaziranga through the Governor’s Office. When   it is within the ambit of a political […]

Nagaland: Dr Shurhozelie speaks out

NPF President and Former Chief Minister, Dr. Shürhozelie Liezietsu on Monday categorically termed the present crisis between the Naga People’s Front party and the expelled and suspended NPF MLAs as “just mere challenge to all party leaders and workers to test their integrity and principles towards the party.” Addressing the Central Office Bearers here at […]

Nagaland: NPF Youth serve Ultimatum to Rio

ULTIMATUM Whereas, it has come to our notice that an office said to be NPF office has been inaugurated at Hotel Legacy, Bayavu Hill, Kohima, which was unauthorized and illegal, by so-called Interim President Neiphiu Rio on August 10, 2017 which falls under the jurisdiction of 10 Northern Angami I Assembly Constituency; And whereas, NPF […]

Nagaland: NPF responds to nascent Media Cell

Dated August 6, 2017 TR is CM by technicality sans Legality A nascent Media Cell of an imaginary NPF party with a non-existent and unauthorized “Interim President” has raised ridiculous allegations against President of the Naga People’s Front Dr Shurhozelie Liezietsu and Secretary General of the Party and MP (Rajya Sabha) KG Kenye of trying […]

Nagaland: NPF convenes emergency meetings

The Naga People’s Front (NPF) has convened an emergency meeting of the Central Office Bearers (Parent Body) at 5 PM on 2nd August, 2017 at the Central Office, Kohima. The Party also convened a separate emergency meeting with the Central Frontals and Cell (Youth/Women/Farmers’/Minority and Legal) at 11: AM on 2nd August 2017 at Central Office, Kohima. Both the […]

Nagaland: BPF responds to MLAs’ demand

The attention of the Naga People’s Front has been drawn to a news item which appeared in the local media wherein it was reported that the expelled and suspended NPF legislators along with a few NPF legislators have served a 15-day ultimatum to the Party President to step down, and selection of Lok Sabha MP Neiphiu […]

Nagaland: Oops! They’ve Done It Again!

It’s Deja Vu all over again, a replay of what we’d been through in the early part of 2015 when majority of the NPF legislators ganged up to oust Chief Minister TR Zeliang and NPF President Dr Shurhozelie Liezietsu from their seats. The dissidents then too, had their own President, Chief Ministerial candidate replete with […]

Nagaland: Resolutions of NPF Legislature Party Meeting

MINUTES OF THE MEETING OF THE NPF LEGISLATURE PARTY HELD ON 29.7.2017 1. A meeting of the Legislature Party of NPF was held at 1100 hours on 29.7.2017 at State Banquet Hall, CM’s residence, Kohima. 2. The meeting took stock of the political situation in the State since Shri T.R. Zeliang, the Leader of the […]

Nagaland: Shurhozelie says present crisis a blessing in disguise

Crisis Blessing In Disguise: Dr Shurhozelie The present political crisis in the party is a blessing in disguise and this is a God-given opportunity to screen out the grain from the chaff, said Dr Shurhozelie Liezietsu, President of Naga People’s Front and former Chief Minister. Addressing party functionaries at his private residence this afternoon, Liezietsu […]

Nagaland: NPF clarifies on party whip

RESOLUTIONS The Central Executive Council of the Naga People’s Front held an emergency meeting at the Conference Hall of the party Head Office, Kohima on July 20, 2017 at 2 pm and took stock of the present political situation. The meeting deliberated on the issues facing the party due to the dissident activities of the […]

Nagaland: NPF clarifies on party whip

RESOLUTIONS The Central Executive Council of the Naga People’s Front held an emergency meeting at the Conference Hall of the party Head Office, Kohima on July 20, 2017 at 2 pm and took stock of the present political situation. The meeting deliberated on the issues facing the party due to the dissident activities of the […]

Nagaland: NPF condemns Governor

The Naga People’s Front vehemently condemns the partisan role played by the Nagaland Governor in installing a Government through backdoor without following the due process of parliamentary norms. The haste with which he has acted time favouring the RSS-friendly dispensation should be a wake-up call to the Naga people that there are elements fiercely and […]

Nagaland: Chief Whip’s direction

DIRECTIONS UNDER PARAGRAPH 2(1) (B) OF THE TENTH SCHEDULE OF THE CONSTITUTION OF INDIA REQUIRING COMPLIANCE OF NPF PARTY LEGISLATORS DURING THE SPECIAL SESSION OF THE NAGALAND LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY ON 21.7.17 The Nagaland Legislative Assembly has been summoned for a Floor Test on 21.7.17. The Naga People’s Front Party has a total of 47 Legislators. […]

Breaking: In a first, Nagaland CM expelled by NPF moments after swearing in

Kohima July 19: Within just a few hours after Governor P B Acharya dismissed  Shurhozelie Liezietsu’s Government and administered the oath of office to T R Zeliang, a major political development took place within the Naga People’s Front(NPF) as the party expels Zeliang  for six years. This decision was taken by the Disciplinary Action Committee(DAC) […]

Nagaland: DAN Chairman appeals and tenders policy

I am constrained to issue this press statement in the interest of the DAN coalition as the DAN Chairman or as a Member of the Legislative Assembly, or in any capacity as a concerned citizen. In the hope of reconciliation and to further strengthen the DAN alliance, the Chief Minister along with the Legislators and […]