The Right Action At The Right Time

We, the undersigned, are compelled to clarify the truth of the matter which transpired on 13th December, 2017 at Hotel de Oriental Grand, Kohima which a section of the local media has dubbed as an attempted coup. To set the record straight, we would like to elucidate the following points. On the fateful day, we […]

Congress demands NPF’s stand on state territorial integrity

THOUBAL| Nov 26 : As a part of Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee’s ongoing sit in protest held at different parts of Manipur in demand for transparency of the ‘Framework Agreement’, Kakching Block Congress Committee today organised a protest at Naohallai Hall, Kakching bazaar. Speaking at the protest site, former chief minister O. Ibobi said NPF […]

Framework Agreement: A cry for territorial integrity of Manipur is not the solution, the ultimate is what Manipur can accept

Dr Th Suresh Singh Past link: Before the Framework Agreement of Modi Govt., it is worth to remember that i) former CM Ibobi met UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi at her 10 Janpat residence at 10-11.30 am on 11/11/2013. Sonia team included her political secretary Ahemad Patel, Home Minister SK Shinde, Defense Minister A.K. Antony and […]

Yitachu says if Governor or Speaker says Indian Constitution does not apply in Nagaland, they can help introduce a Bill in Assembly that Indian Constitution is not applicable in the State

By Oken Jeet Sandham KOHIMA, Nov 1 (NEPS): Dr. Shurhozelie led NPF has been going aggressively and strongly warning that they could think of having an alternative to the Constitution of India if the Custodian of the Constitution does not honor it in the State of Nagaland. This was tersely stated by former Nagaland Minister and […]

NPF MLA present at all parties meet : No need to jump the gun

So one NPF MLA was indeed present at the all parties meet convened by the State Government a few days back to discuss the threat perception to the State in the light of the ongoing peace dialogue between the Government of India and the NSCN (IM). The meeting gains credence all that more so after […]

NPF MLA present at all parties meet

Imphal, October 31 2017: MPCC president TN Haokip has asserted that NPF MLA Awangbow Newmai was present at the all political parties meeting held on Saturday with special reference to the Framework Agreement signed between the Government of India and NSCN-IM. “TN Haokip made this startling revelation during a press meet at Congress Bhavan here […]

NPF pledges Naga integration

Imphal, October 28 2017: The Naga People’s Front (NPF), Manipur State unit has pledged to work for unity and integrity of the ‘people’ by integrating all contiguous Naga inhabited areas under one administrative roof and also to provide protection to all the ethnic groups who are indigenous inhabitants of all Naga inhabited areas . Significantly, […]

KG Kenye termed as “biggest joke of 2017” the Zeliang’s statement of retaining Cock symbol

By Oken Jeet Sandham KOHIMA, Oct 25 (NEPS): Rajya Sabha MP and Secretary General of NPF ( Dr. Shurhozelie), KG Kenye termed as “biggest joke of 2017” the Chief Minister TR Zeliang’s statement that he (Zeliang) and Neiphiu Rio would retain party’s “Cock symbol.” Speaking on the third day today of the ongoing “indefinite dharna” […]

Dr. Shurhozelie lambasted District Administration for not permitting them to hold “peaceful dharna” asking them to arrest or fire him first if they want

By Oken Jeet Sandham KOHIMA, Oct 23 (NEPS): NPF Central Youth Wing went ahead with their planned “Indefinite dharna” here at the side of Civil Secretariat on Monday despite District Administration’s disallowing them to hold it. Speaking at the “Indefinite dharna” which started from 10 AM this morning, NPF President Dr. Shurhozelie lambasted the District […]

Rejoinder To Press Release Dated 17. 10. 2017 Published By Deserted NPF Group Longleng Division.

Apropos to your publication, I being a responsible leader crapped this opportunity to clarify your opaque notion by the following points as follows: 1. This is undisputed facts that, I was elected /selected with the consultation of party workers which you have also admitted. 2. That it is also disputed that I have spearheaded to […]

Nagaland: Will give chance to Gen Next in 2018: NPF

President of the Naga People’s Front and former Chief Minister of Nagaland Dr Shurhozelie Liezietsu said the NPF shall opt for younger generation as party candidates in the coming General elections and was emphatic that habitual defectors would be weeded out. Addressing a crucial meeting of the Central Executive Council, the highest decision-making body of […]

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: 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 […]

NLA Speaker has molested the Tenth Schedule

The general understanding is that the motive behind the 91st Amendment of the Constitution is to give power and authority to political parties to rein in activities of political gigolos. But the authority vested with the political parties as envisaged in the Tenth Schedule has been molested and ravished by the Speaker of Nagaland Legislative […]

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 […]

NPF snapping ties with the BJP : Likely political repercussions

TR Zeliang makes a come back as the Chief Minister of Nagaland. Dr Shurhozelie Liezietsu shown the door. TR Zeliang reportedly expelled from the NPF soon after taking oath as the Chief Minister of Nagaland and certainly the political situation seems to be fluid. Adding to the drama is the decision or rather the announcement […]

Emergency Meeting of Naga People’s Front held

An emergency meeting of the Central Office Bearers of the Naga People’s Front was held at the Chief Minister’s Banquet Hall, Kohima, this afternoon at 2 pm and adopted the following resolutions: Appeal to the Party President to grant amnesty to those legislators led astray by few vested interests who are presently camped at a Resort in […]