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Topic: NSCN (I-M)

‘Ball in Indian govt’s court’ — Nagaland group NSCN-IM sticks to separate flag & constitution demand

During '76th Naga Independence Day' celebrations, NSCN-IM head Th. Muivah said Naga flag & constitution ‘indivisible parts of recognised sovereignty and unique history’ of Naga people.  

Words, phrases don’t mean the same – Why peace talks with the Nagas have been stuck

Conflict resolution should ideally result in friendship, not rancour. But Naga peace talks are yet to reach there.

‘No change in govt stand on separate flag, constitution’ for Nagaland, Centre tells NSCN (I-M)

During Dimapur visit this month, A.K. Mishra, Centre's interlocutor in peace talks, held 5 rounds of formal & informal negotiations with Thuingaleng Muivah, general secretary of the rebel outfit.

Find solution to Naga insurgency, but within purview of 2015 pact, NSCN-IM tells Modi govt

NSCN-IM has made it clear that they will not accept any formulation or proposal outside the purview of the 2015 agreement signed in presence of Prime Minister Modi.

RN Ravi’s statement ‘reckless’, Naga peace talks back on table, says NSCN(I-M)

The Nagaland Governor had said in the Assembly last month that negotiations for the peace talks have concluded and there was a need to move swiftly towards a 'final solution'.

It’s time Muivah and NSCN (I-M) realise that demand for sovereign Nagaland won’t work

For Nagas born after 1997, the romance of a Nagalim passport is passé. NSCN (I-M) chief TH Muivah’s bid for sovereign Nagalim is out of sync with present reality.

Naga groups ready for agreement with India, demand NSCN (I-M) explanation on Muivah comments

Calling NNPGs 'traitors', NSCN (I-M) gen secy Th. Muivah had earlier said Nagas will never be part of Indian Union or accept its Constitution.

In meeting with Nagaland CM, apex tribal bodies urge for transparency in Naga peace deal

Organisations that took part in the meeting appealed to all negotiating groups — NSCN (IM) and NNPGs — to come together as members of 'one Naga family'.

NSCN (I-M) releases February letter to PM, in which Muivah demanded talks in ‘third country’

Amid stalled peace talks, former insurgent group says letter has been made public to inform Naga people of ‘delay and lack of response’ from PM Modi’s office.

Naga leaders can be convinced to agree with Centre, says ex-chief of peace keeping body

Lt Gen Shokin Chauhan, former chairman of the Ceasefire Monitoring Group, says the Centre has to make the Nagas trust that the Indian state will look after them for a peace deal to work.

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Navy chief Admiral Hari Kumar addressing a press conference on the eve of Navy Day | ANI

Indian Navy puts on hold plans to build IAC 2, but is considering repeat order of Vikrant

At his annual press conference, Navy chief Admiral Hari Kumar also said they'll soon take a call on whether they'll go in for marine version of Rafale fighters or F/A 18 Super Hornets.
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