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Why this all-kids starrer is a turning point in Nagamese filmmaking

Children’s film Nani Teri Morni — arguably the first Nagamese film to garner national attention — is all set to have its world premiere later this month at the IFFI’s Indian Panorama, Goa 2018.

Centre should make public contents of framework agreement with NSCN-IM : Former Nagaland CM

On August 3, 2015, the central government and the NSCN-IM signed the framework agreement. But neither side released its details. The separatist group has been in talks with the government since 1997 after the signing of a ceasefire agreement.

Nagaland’s Police Ke Pathshala schools students in law and order

A Nagaland Police initiative attempts to bridge the gap between the police and student community by holding interactive sessions on law, crime and policing across schools and colleges in the state.

Nagaland district cut off by rains and landslides limps back to life

Kiphire — which was completely cut off from the rest of Nagaland due to the landslides caused by rains — is returning to normalcy, with the help of government aid as well as public concerts and donation drives.

Nagaland requires Rs 800 crore for flood restoration work: Government official

Home and State Disaster Management Authority, secretary, Rovilatuo Mor said that the series of disasters during this monsoon season have disrupted the roads in multiple locations, rendered many people homeless and damaged agriculture.

Nagaland floods: PM assures support, CM says Rs 800 crore needed for restoration

In a statement, the government said that over 2.6 lakh people — roughly 13 per cent of its total population — are affected in 532 villages. Over 5,000 acres of agricultural land has been affected.

Nagaland floods: CM Neiphiu Rio sends out a plea for help on Twitter

Since July 26, at least 5,386 families have had to leave their homes. Some have moved to relief shelters. Over five hundred villages have been affected and 300 locations hit by landslides.

Nagaland floods: Rajnath speaks to CM, NDRF teams being rushed to state

More than 1,200 people have died, including 11 in Nagaland, due to rains, floods and landslides across eight states during the monsoon season so far, according to the Union Ministry of Home Affairs. 

Framework agreement signed for peaceful co-existence with shared sovereignty: NSCN (IM)

The framework agreement which guarantees to safeguard the future of the Nagas also mutually benefitting both the entities, in return, for it will solve the chronic problem of India, which is her security in the eastern frontier, the NSCN asserted.

Northeast for Kerala: how musicians from the region are raising funds for the flood-ravaged state

Musicians in Nagaland, Shillong and Arunachal Pradesh, have organised concerts — both big and small — to raise funds for the flood victims of Kerala

How a Naga professor’s handle filters tradition on to Instagram

For Theyie Keditsu, a Kohima-based English professor, #supportlocal and #ootd are more than just hashtags. They are a bid to save traditional Naga attire from slipping into obscurity.

A crowdsourced library opens a new chapter for the inmates of a Nagaland prison

The 120-odd inmates of the Dimapur District Jail now have their own library courtesy a Delhi-based NGO’s initiative to set up a hundred across Northeast India.

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