Saturday, 21 May, 2022
TopicNSCN (I-M)

Topic: NSCN (I-M)

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.

‘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.

On Camera

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Ethanol blended fuel to power vehicles. Will it hurt your car’s engine?

India’s reliance on ethanol blended fuel is only set to increase in the wake of rising crude oil prices. But are we going to adapt in time?
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Inflation raised monthly expenses of 92% Indian families in last 3 months, finds online survey

A LocalCircles poll found that 70% of respondents felt their monthly household budget increased by 10% while 55% expected expenses to go up by another 10% in the next 3 months.

Defence

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India to ink ‘repeat order’ deal for 73,000 SiG 716 rifles from the US

In February 2019, 72,400 SiG 716 rifles of 7.62 x 51mm calibre were contracted from SIG Sauer Inc, USA, under government's 'Buy (Global) category', through fast track procedure.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.
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