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Nagaland Govt Firm On Repeal Of AFSPA: CM Rio

Jan 13, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio said that despite the Union Home Ministry’s decision last year to extend the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA),1958, for another six months in Nagaland, the state government is firm on the resolution adopted in the House.

Nagaland Imposes Stricter Measures To Check Covid-19 Spread

Jan 09, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

Nagaland Chief Secretary J Alam has ordered night curfews from 9 pm to 5 am from Sunday and restriction on mass gatherings to 50 per cent of the capacity of the venue or up to a maximum of 200 people, whichever is lower, subject to all those taking part are fully vaccinated.

2021 Mon Killings Shattered Dream Of Peaceful Nagaland

2021: Fourteen civilians, including six daily wagers working at a coal mine, were shot dead in a series of firings by security forces in Nagaland’s Mon district on December 4 in a botched anti-militancy operation, triggering a nationwide outrage.

Nagaland: NSF, NPF To Demand AFSPA Repeal Through ‘Democratic Agitations’

Dec 31, 2021 PTI

Nagaland: The Centre has reconsidered its latest extension of the controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) by six months in the state, amidst the row over the killing of 14 civilians by the security forces in the state.

CM Neiphiu Rio Reveals Centre May Withdraw AFSPA From Nagaland

Fourteen civilians were killed by security forces in firing incidents in Mon district earlier this month, triggering demands in Nagaland to withdraw AFSPA from the northeastern state.

17 December, 2021

Nagaland CM Launches Portal For ILP Applications

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The ILP is a document that allows non-indigenous people from outside the state to enter or temporarily stay in Nagaland.

10 December, 2021

Mon Killing Clear Abuse Of AFSPA : Rio

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Expressing his condolences to the Konyak community, to which the civilians belonged, the chief minister appealed them to maintain peace.

07 December, 2021

Indian Army Appoints Officer Of Major General Rank To Head Its Court Of Inquiry In Nagaland Firing Incident

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Fourteen civilians were killed in related incidents of firing in the restive state of Nagaland on Saturday and Sunday.

06 December, 2021

Nagaland CM Seeks Repeal Of AFSPA, 14 Slain Civilians Laid To Rest

Outlook Web Desk

Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio on Monday demanded the repeal of Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958 from the state, where 14 civilians were killed by security forces in Mon district in an anti-insurgency operation fiasco and said the state too has special powers.

06 December, 2021

Nagaland Firing: Govt Announces Ex-Gratia, CM To Visit Mon

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“The state government has condemned the incident in Oting village area of Mon district that resulted in the death of 13 civilians,” Nagaland Chief Secretary J Alam said in the statement.

31 July, 2021

Border Tension: Assam, Nagaland Agree To Withdraw Forces To Maintain Peace

Outlook Web Bureau

The simultaneous withdrawal of the security personnel would be completed in the next 24 hours.

19 February, 2021

Fuel Prices Lowered In Poll-Bound Assam With 'Political Intention': Nagaland CM

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The Nagaland chief minister said that since Meghalaya shares borders with Assam, it also had to decrease the rates to stay in the competition.

29 January, 2019

Nagaland Cabinet Rejects Citizenship Amendment Bill

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The bill, which was passed in the Lok Sabha earlier this month, has been an issue of concern in Nagaland and triggered protests across the northeastern region, the state government said.

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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