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A Gist of Naga Ancestral Boundary

By   /  January 15, 2018  /  Views & Reviews  /  Comments Off on A Gist of Naga Ancestral Boundary

The Brahmaputra Valley, ( Kikho Rang in Lotha dialect meaning, the shores of Brahmaputra ), was like a Magic river as one day an old man went to Brahmaputra valley/ Shores and the spirit of the river told him that, Ocean wave is coming to the Brahmaputra valley and many people will die. So he […]

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The Simon Commission Memorandum Revisited

By   /  January 13, 2018  /  Views & Reviews  /  Comments Off on The Simon Commission Memorandum Revisited

Compared to today’s confused Nagas, the drafters of the memorandum to the Simon Commission seems to be a more educated lot. Unlike so many educated Nagas of today, the drafters of the memorandum had no confusions as to who they were in their national and geographical identities. After narrating our history and geography as a […]

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Be a Builder of a New World

By   /  January 13, 2018  /  Views & Reviews  /  Comments Off on Be a Builder of a New World

Hello 2018! Each and everyone of us can play a part in God’s plan to remake our world into a new, peaceful and a joyful one. “The wealth of 200 richest people exceeds the combined annual income of the world’s 2.5 billion poorest people” Rositsa Zaimova SHIP2B. The planet is ruled by economics, aimed at […]

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History Repeats

By   /  January 12, 2018  /  Views & Reviews  /  Comments Off on History Repeats

The statement of the Union Home Minister, Shri Rajnath Singh that the general election to the Nagaland Legislative Assembly will be held as scheduled reminds me of the year 1998. It so happened two decades back that the Congress was in power and there was a campaign to boycott the election to facilitate a solution […]

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Shall We Clean the Candidate?

By   /  January 12, 2018  /  Views & Reviews  /  Comments Off on Shall We Clean the Candidate?

NBCC has been pushing the slogan “Clean election” but probably very few appreciate the effort. Please keep up with it if it is effective. Is it? Who is the culprit? It seems to many it is very likely the candidate. It is the candidate that seem to spoil the show every time. It is the […]

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Full Text of the Letter Four SC Judges Wrote to the Chief Justice

By   /  January 12, 2018  /  Views & Reviews  /  Comments Off on Full Text of the Letter Four SC Judges Wrote to the Chief Justice

Dear Chief Justice, It is with great anguish and concern that we have thought it proper to address this letter to you so as to highlight certain judicial orders passed by this court which has adversely affected the overall functioning of the justice delivery system and the independence of the High Courts besides impacting the […]

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The Constraints and Possibilities of a Settlement

By   /  January 12, 2018  /  Views & Reviews  /  Comments Off on The Constraints and Possibilities of a Settlement

Much has been either speculated or discussed about the likely Political Settlement even before the event of Christmas 2017. The Slogan on ‘Settlement before Christmas’ is now over. We are now into the New Year of 2018. The Nagaland Legislative Assembly in the best of their wisdom has also recently passed a resolution appealing to […]

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Why Naga Day?

By   /  January 12, 2018  /  Views & Reviews  /  Comments Off on Why Naga Day?

The discussions and exchanges in the newspapers and social media on this subject of “Naga Day” have been vigorous and comprehensive. They have brought out the different views and perspectives held by different Nagas, and even by our regional neighbours and others beyond. So as we meet here today we can say we have a […]

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Who is a Naga?

By   /  January 9, 2018  /  Views & Reviews  /  Comments Off on Who is a Naga?

Who is a Naga? Or for that matter who is an Englishman or a Tanzanian? Are national identities the product of an evolutionary process where, during the ice age, everyone was white, but as temperatures increased globally, some in the temperate zones became brown while others turned black in extremely hot climates? Or are national […]

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Organisations Appeals to Prime Minister

By   /  January 9, 2018  /  Views & Reviews  /  Comments Off on Organisations Appeals to Prime Minister

NJCF The Nagaland Joint Christian Forum greet you in the name of the Almighty God on behalf of the Christians in Nagaland. The Nagaland Joint Christian Forum (NJCF) is a body representing all the Christian Denominations in Nagaland. As we lay down this memorandum before you for your consideration, we are truly appreciative of your […]

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