Constitution, Nagaland & Women’s Rights

THE resignation of the Nagaland Chief Minister DR Zeliang is  a fallout of the anti-reservation violence in the state. The government, in the wake of rioting, arson and large-scale intimidation of women candidates by male-dominated “civil society groups” and traditional institutions, had walked away from upholding its position as a …

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Discussion on Nagaland

Today ( Feb 20th) Prof Sanjoy Hazarika is moderating a discussion — Contesting Tradition (s): Nagaland, Rights, Women’ at the IIC basement annexe at 6:30 pm. The panelists are Monalisa Changkija, Editor, Nagaland Page, Patricia Mukhim, Editor, Shillong Times, Kishalay Bhattacharjee, journalist and head Reachout Foundation, James Pochury of Action …

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