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Liezietsu to be new Nagaland CM, Zeliang seeks time to step down

Kohima, Feb 16: Nagaland Chief Minister T.R. Zeliang on Thursday appealed to the agitating tribal groups to give him two-three more days to step down to ensure smooth transition of power, after ruling Naga People’s Front legislators backed party supremo Shurhozelie Liezietsu to take over. Zeliang’s appeal to the Nagaland Tribal Action Committee (NTAC), which is spearheading the agit...

 
Sharmila files papers from Manipur’s Thoubal seat

Imphal, Feb 16: ‘Iron Lady’ Irom Sharmila on Thursday filed her nomination papers to contest from Thoubal constituency in the Manipur assembly elections. “I am fighting the Chief Minister. I want to become the Chief Minister to repeal the AFSPA. I will work for economic independence and other welfare measures for the people,” said Sharmila, who came in international lime...

 
48-hour shut-down cripples life in Tripura, tension runs high

Agartala, Feb 16: Normal life was severely affected in the tension-ridden Gandacherra sub-division in Tripura on Thursday, as a local tribal party called for a48-hour shut-down to protest “police high-handedness”. The state police said that the government, semi-government as well as private offices, educational institutions, banks, shops and business establishments were closed. Acco...

 
Mizoram’s rigid stand dashes hope of early Bru repatriation

From Special Correspondent

Agartala/Aizawl, Feb 16: A meeting of the Joint Monitoring Group (JMG) involving the representatives of Ministry of Home Affairs, Governments of Mizoram and Tripura as well as Mizoram Bru Displaced Peoples’ Forum (MBDPF) was held at BSF Frontier headquarters, Guwahati, last Sunday. In all, 22 points of discussions were taken up followed by decisions. A ...

 
Manipur CM files nomination papers for assembly polls

Imphal, Feb 16: Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh on Thursday filed his nomination papers for the upcoming state assembly polls. He said that the Congress party will return with a “thumping” majority and will form the government for the fourth consecutive term. “The ruling Congress shall win absolute majority in the non-Naga areas. There are 10 seats in the constituencies ...

 
Tripura assembly budget session begins from today

Agartala, Feb 16: The month-long budget session of the Tripura assembly will begin here on Friday, Speaker Ramendra Chandra Debnath said on Thursday. “The budget session of Tripura assembly would start on Friday and after a break, it would continue till March 15. The actual sittings of the session would be nine days,” Debnath told reporters. He said that Governor Tathagata Roy would de...

 
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