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Nagaland swearing in: Neiphiu Rio's cabinet to have 12 members. Full list
Nagaland scripted a history in this year's election as its first female legislators were elected in 60-years of statehood.
Published on Mar 07, 2023 03:47 PM IST
Who is Salhoutuonuo Kruse — first woman minister of Nagaland? 5 things
Besides Kruse, Hekani Jakhalu, another NDPP candidate, from Dimapur-III constituency also won the February 27 election for the 60-member assembly.
Updated on Mar 07, 2023 08:59 PM IST
Neiphiu Rio takes oath as Nagaland CM for fifth term in presence of PM Modi
Nagaland political stalwart Neiphiu Rio took oath as the chief minister of Nagaland for the fifth straight term on Tuesday.
Updated on Mar 07, 2023 02:25 PM IST
Meghalaya, Nagaland chief ministers to take oath today; PM to attend: 10 points
Besides Narendra Modi, Amit Shah and JP Nadda are likely to attend the swearing-in ceremony of both the chief ministers.
Updated on Mar 07, 2023 10:24 AM IST
Number theory: How women performed in the recent North-East polls?
Historical data shows the extent of exclusion of women in these three states. In Meghalaya and Tripura, women account for only 5% of all candidates who have contested since the early 1960s. Of the 2508 individuals who ever contested a state election in Nagaland since 1964, only 24 were women.
Updated on Mar 10, 2023 04:40 AM IST
ByGilles Verniers, Srishti Gupta, Poulomi Ghosh