PDA will redraw Nagaland’s all-inclusive roadmap for development: Rio

PDA will redraw Nagaland’s all-inclusive roadmap for development: Rio

Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio wave to his supporters after the swear-in ceremony at Kohima, Nagaland on Thursday,  March 8, 2018. Photo by Soreishim Mahong    Kohima, March 8 (IANS) Newly sworn-in Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio on Thursday said the People’s Democratic Alliance (PDA) coalition government will redraw a new roadmap of progressive development in […]

Tripura to get new government on Friday, PM to attend

Agartala, March 8 (IANS) BJP President Amit Shah and senior party leaders arrived here on Thursday ahead of formation of a BJP-led government in Tripura on Friday in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, informed party sources said here.   Apart from Modi, a host of Central ministers and leaders and Chief Ministers of […]

Neiphiu Rio sworn in as Nagaland CM

Neiphiu Rio sworn in as Nagaland CM

Kohima, March 8 (IANS) Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP) leader Neiphiu Rio was on Thursday sworn in as the Chief Minister of Nagaland. This is Rio’s fourth term as head of the northeastern state.   Governor P.B. Acharya administered the oath of office and secrecy to the 67-year-old Rio, who is heading a People’s Democratic […]

NPP withdraw ‘letter of support’ to NDPP-BJP alliance

Morung Express News Dimapur | March 7   The National People’s Party (NPP), Nagaland state unit on Wednesday withdrew its ‘Letter of Support’ to the NDPP-BJP alliance while stating that it is yet to obtain authorization and endorsement from its National president as was directed by the Governor’s office.   NPP Nagaland state unit president […]

TR Zeliang resigns, promises his best as opposition leader

TR Zeliang resigns, promises  his best as opposition leader

Outgoing Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang during the press conference announcing his resignation at Kohima on March 6. (Morung Photo)   Our Correspondent Kohima | March 6   Chief Minister TR Zeliang today submitted the resignation of the Council of Ministers headed by him to Nagaland’s Governor, PB Acharya. Addressing a press conference, Zeliang said […]

Governor invites Rio to form government

Governor invites Rio to form government

Governor of Nagaland PB Acharya with State President NPP, Ato Yepthomi, NPP MLA, L Khumo and General Secretary NDPP, Benjamin at Raj Bhavan Kohima on March 6. KOHIMA, MARCH 6 (MExN): The Governor of Nagaland, PB Acharya has appointed Neiphiu Rio as the Chief Minister of Nagaland under clause (1) of Article 164 of the […]

Patton set to become Dy CM?

Patton set to become Dy CM?

Morung Express News Dimapur | March 6   The BJP’s Y. Patton is reported to get the post of Deputy Chief Minister. If the state BJP leaders are to be believed, the party has propped up Patton as the candidate to the post in the yet to be sworn in People’s Democratic Alliance government led […]

Election related violence against women continues

Changki Village Council excommunicates four   Morung Express News Dimapur | March 6   As a new all-male government prepares to take over Nagaland State, election related violence against women continues in Mokokchung district.   A 58-year-old woman was allegedly brutally beaten on the night of March 5 and excommunicated from Changki village under 29 […]

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