Naga Hills


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Na·ga Hills

 (nä′gə)
A region on the India-Myanmar (Burma) border. Its people were subdued by the British from 1865 to 1880.
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a cosmopolitan town, such as Dimapur cannot be converted exclusively for Hill tribes on racial ground when it was never an integral part of Naga Hills," the petition read.
The first series of the AFSPA was proclaimed on September 11, 1958 to deal with the independence movement in Naga Hills, then part of Assam.
It is reliably learnt that these tribes were in occupation of the present habitat in the early centuries of the Christian era.(7) Archaeological excavations/findings indicate that the Naga Hills of Manipur and Nagaland were inhabited by Stone Age people and the land mass had also served as continental highways and passes in pre-historic times.
On 1 December 1957, Tuensang was separated and attached to the newly formed Naga Hills district to form Naga Hills-Tuensang Area.
The statement maintained that draconian law, Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), got tabled and implemented for the first time in the Naga Hills to quell the uprising of the Nagas in 1958.
Jamir also mentioned about interesting issues of the Aboriginals of America or Australia and that of Aboriginals of the Naga Hills. "The Aboriginals of America or Australia just could not be compared to the Aboriginals of the Naga Hills.
It is found that the depth of detachment surface increase gradually from south to north up to the southern part of the Naga Hills segment.
Her topics are a mountainous state, classifying spirit and sickness, religion of practice, traditional healers, a brief history of Christian evangelization in the Naga Hills, contemporary Christianity and the healing spirit, and church and healing.
assistance to Nepal and maintain law and order in the Naga Hills and Tuensang Agency ( NHTA)".
The Naga Hills have begun to do the same for me, and added dimensions of its own beyond physical characteristics.
Except for the very remote interiors of the hilly regions, there was interaction of people in trade and commerce, particularly in the regions inhabited by the Khasis and Garos, parts of the Naga Hills bordering the plains, and of course, Tripura and the Assam Valley.