Welcoming the Yaruiwo- Isak Chishi Swu

It is a moment of great joy for all of us to welcoming your Excellency, the Yaruiwo Mr. Isak Chishi Swu and the first lady Mrs. Uster Chishi Swu to our Council Headquarters, Hebron, the seat of our national government, the centre of our politics and the sweet home of Naga revolutionary patriots.We are sure […]

Yoga and the Christian faith

•-Recently there has been some conversation going on in the papers about yoga and the Christian faith. I am sure this has been stirred up by the visit of Baba Ramdev. The truth is yoga is not so much about health as much as it is about spiritism. I have seen that some yoga practitioners […]

Bias in job reservation policy

•-As appeared in local dailies under the heading “Backward reservation quota increase to 37% “. It will amount to contempt  of honourable Court stay order on job reservation policy, to increase the reservation quota for Chakhesang tribe (from 2.6 to 4% ) and decrease it for Pochury tribe (from 2.6 to 2 % ) before […]

Will the dawn ever arrive in Nagaland Sports?

•-As I read the sports page of the Sangai Express (a local daily in Manipur) these days, the medal tally of the present National Games is being updated regularly. My head hangs in shame as I search for the medal position of Nagaland comparing to the position of Manipur. One hundred and one questions keep […]

CREDO: FNR’s STANCE

Naga people have a history; this history is not arbitrary—not wielded under conditions created by the Nagas, but under conditions directly primordial, a given-ness, trajected from the past. A past, whose history is inalienably the soul of the Nagas.Superfluous as it may appear, this is the reason of our survival and our un-extinguishable energy. In […]

GPRN/NSCN & FGN question NSCN/GPRN on reconciliation

GPRN/NSCN and FGN, two of the three signatories of the Covenant of Reconciliation, are closely observing the activities of IM cadres in eastern Nagaland. Naga people are informed that while Mr. Isak Chishi Swu and Th Muivah demand sincerity from the Government of India, back home in Nagaland, despite being a signatory of the Covenant […]

GPRN/NSCN & FGN question NSCN/GPRN on reconciliation

GPRN/NSCN and FGN, two of the three signatories of the Covenant of Reconciliation, are closely observing the activities of IM cadres in eastern Nagaland. Naga people are informed that while Mr. Isak Chishi Swu and Th Muivah demand sincerity from the Government of India, back home in Nagaland, despite being a signatory of the Covenant […]

Longleng looming water crisis

The recent news report in your esteem dailies on 6th and 24th February, 2011 under the caption “Longleng looming water crisis” and “Longleng hospital seeks attention” is highly appreciated. The reporter had not only taken the pain in reaching one of the remote corners of Nagaland but also did an in-depth study of the subject […]

R.I.P. Anant Pai

My eyes soaked with tears to hear the sad demise of my good friend, Mr. Anant Pai, the former editor of Amar Chitra Katha & Tinkle comics on Thursday, 24th February 2011, at the age of 91 years and he was lovingly known as Uncle Pai. I first met Mr. Anant Pai at a children’s […]

A Eulogy of Rev Inaho G Swu

•With the recent demise of Rev. Inaho G. Swu, believers in Nagaland have lost a very dynamic clergy who will be very difficult to be replaced in the years to come. A humble servant to the core, Rev. Inaho G. Swu was one of the very few church elders ready to call a spade a […]

Road bumps and cash gone by

•-This is an article which I have been compelled to publish after taking my tour of Mon District or should say my not-so-good experience during my home-coming holiday visit to Mon. After touching down to Guwahati and heading for Mon I could hardly wait to once again get a glimpse of where I last left […]

An Urgent Statement: FNR

The Highest Level Reconciliation meeting of the Naga political groups is imminent and a historical necessity for the Naga people. It has been the prayer and deep yearning of the Naga people that the Naga Reconciliation: A Journey of Common Hope is accomplished at the highest level between the signatories of the Covenant of Reconciliation […]