Nagaland Peoples Front

  • Women fail to enter Nagaland Assembly once again February 28, 2013

    Kohima: The two women candidates among the 185 aspirants in the fray for the Nagaland elections have lost out to their male counterparts once again. Rakhila Lakiumong, the BJP candidate from Tuensang Sadar-II and Independent nominee from Mokokchung Town Dr Yangerla were placed third. Rakhila polled 4,193 votes and Dr Yangerla...
  • Nagaland polls: NPF retains power with absolute majority February 28, 2013

    Kohima: Ruling Naga Peoples Front returned to power with an absolute majority in Nagaland, winning 37 seats in the 60-member Assembly. Prominent among those who were re-elected were Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio, who won Northern Angami II seat for the sixth consecutive time by 12671 votes, and will look to...
  • Dimapur: EC seizes Rs 1 cr from a NPF candidate February 17, 2013

    Dimapur: An Election Commission (EC) team seized Rs 1 crore cash from Nyemli Phom, a candidate of the Nagaland Peoples Front in the poll-bound state. The EC team alerted the Income Tax department and police officials about the development. Polls for the 60 Assembly seats in the state will be...
  • Nagaland: EC team seizes Rs one crore cash from chopper February 16, 2013

    Kohima: An Election Commission surveillance team on Saturday seized Rs one crore cash from a helicopter allegedly being used by a candidate of the Nagaland Peoples Front (NPF) in the poll-bound state. A team of EC-appointed observers seized the cash from a chopper, which was allegedly hired to ferry Nyemli...
  • NPF declares candidate for Nagaland LS seat March 20, 2009

    Kohima: Nagaland People's Front (NPF), the major partner of ruling Democratic Alliance of Nagaland (DAN), on Tuesday announced C M Chang, a retired bureaucrat, as its nominee for the lone Lok Sabha seat in the state. Chang's candidature for the Nagaland parliamentary constituency was finalised in the party working committee last...
  • Lone Nagaland MP to vote against UPA, says CM July 12, 2008

    Thiruvananthapuram: Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio on Saturday said the lone Lok Sabha member from his state would vote against the UPA Government in the July 22 trust vote in Parliament. "We do not know much details of the proposed civilian nuclear deal with the US. But we have decided that...