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Don’t be fooled: Behind the dry wit, Nagaland Youtube channel has serious poll warning

It’s a formula that shot them to viral fame two years ago. This election season, the Dimapur-based Youtube channel, Dreamz Unlimited, is back to tell you, in their signature style, to exercise your right to vote.

Nagaland: 4,700 Konyak Naga women dance together to set world record

The programme was organised at Mon during the Aoleang Monyu festival of the Konyak tribe, held between April 1 and 3 every year to welcome the spring.

Congress gets shot in arm in Nagaland, 21 estranged leaders return

Claiming that the Congress is a party with a vision and clear ideology, Jamir asserted that it can never be uprooted. Asking the Congress workers to be active and propagate its programmes, the former Nagaland Governor called for shunning party dissents and internal bickering.

Naga groups seek solution to insurgency issue before Lok Sabha polls

Representatives of Naga Mothers' Association, Naga Students' Union, Delhi, and civil society organisations said they had submitted a memorandum to Modi over their demands.

NSCN-IM appoints new chairman, vice-chairman

A statement issued by NSCN said that the appointment was held during its National Hoho at the outfit’s headquarter, camp Hebron at Dimapur, Nagaland.

10 parties from northeast, JD(U) to oppose Citizenship Bill: Meghalaya CM

Ahead of the meeting, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said his party will always protect the interests of Assam. Taking to Twitter, he also thanked the people of the state for supporting the Bharatiya Janata Party in elections to three tribal autonomous councils.

Peace talks: Key Naga group says no headway

FNR also gave a call to “re-imagine the Indo-Naga Peace Process,” a call for a complete overhaul which signals a dead-end for the ongoing peace process. But the Centre’s interlocutor for Naga talks and Deputy National Security Advisor, R N Ravi, denies that the talks have reached a dead-end.

MHA agrees to discuss Naga outfit’s separate state demand

The Eastern Nagaland People’s Organisation (ENPO) has been demanding the creation of a separate state comprising the four eastern districts of Tuensang, Mon, Longleng and Kiphire for over a decade now.

2018 fails to realise Nagaland’s dream

The chorus for a resolution before the 2019 Lok Sabha elections grew louder during the year. It also became a major issue before the assembly elections in February.

How Naga chants came to set the rhythm for a musical

Arenla Subong’s film Enter My World is set to the tunes of a homegrown genre of world music that infuses jazz, rock and pop with tribal Naga chants

In Nagaland, a designated day to celebrate its bees

Once a traditional hobby, today beekeeping in Nagaland has become a sustainable source of income for its villagers.

A forgotten tale: how the first Nagamese book is seeking a reprint

Navamalati Chakraborty’s “Nagaland” was the first Nagamese book ever written, and subsequently forgotten. It might be brought back to life.