Thursday, 7 July, 2022
TopicNaga Tribes

Topic: Naga Tribes

Rani Gaidinliu, ‘daughter of the hills’ who spent 14 years in jail for India’s independence

Rani Gaidinliu began her own version of the Non-Cooperation Movement in the 1930s among Naga tribes and made it difficult for the British administration to function in the region.

We’ve made our position very clear, waiting for draft peace resolution from govt — NSCN (I-M)

Executive member of NSCN (I-M)'s steering committee V. Horam says govt 'assured us that they are giving serious thought' to their demand of a separate flag and Constitution.

‘Our destiny is in God’s hands’ — NSCN-IM body calls for prayers to find Naga peace solution

The NSCN-IM church council says it’s the duty of every Naga Christian to continue to pray until the ultimate goal is achieved.

Medicinal value to prosperity — for many Nagas, dog meat is more than just a source of food

Naga groups have been calling on the government to reverse a ban on dog meat, announced in July, on the grounds that it hurts their cultural values.

Delay in Naga peace process is intentional and suits NSCN(I-M) chief Muivah

In episode 555 of #CuttheClutter, ThePrint’s Editor-in-Chief Shekhar Gupta says for NSCN(I-M) chief Thuingaleng Muivah, a settlement is the end of the road for him.

‘Do they roam naked?’: Debunking myths about Nagas & India’s oldest separatist movement

ThePrint brings you an explainer on the people and culture of a region, which is witness to India’s oldest separatist movement.

On Camera

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Mahendra Singh Dhoni sporting an Army insignia on his glove during the India-South Africa

MS Dhoni is the rainbow of Indian cricket, a cult figure who inspires youth across nation

Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s honest self-assessment always put the interests of Indian cricket ahead of any desire to build a ‘legacy’ for himself.
Illustration by Soham Sen

Keep calm and carry on: Unlike wheat, rice isn’t hot yet

The world is worried that India might restrict exports of rice after wheat, pushing prices higher and worsening global food security.

Defence

Nepali Gorkhas to be recruited in Indian Army through Agnipath scheme, here is how

Similar to terms for Indian soldiers, the Nepalis would be inducted for 4 years, after which only 25 per cent would be retained.

Moral, political & ideological questions on Maharashtra: 1st is simplest to answer, 3rd trickiest

What is Shiv Sena’s ideology? We might say it’s been a convenient mix of extreme ethnic chauvinism & unforgiving Hindutva. Within the second, the party retained space to manoeuvre.
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