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RN Ravi

AA Edit | DMK mantri takes oath; law wins

Governor R.N. Ravi's reluctant oath: A testament to the enduring power of democratic norms.

23 Mar 2024 12:07 AM

AA Edit | TN governor’s actions a travesty of democracy

Governor RN Ravi's actions in Tamil Nadu's Assembly challenge norms, raising questions on constitutional adherence & democratic principles

14 Feb 2024 12:05 AM

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr | The politics of governors: How Centre tackles states

Kerala Guv Arif Khan should have known better than to use the office of governor as an obstacle in functioning of the CPI(M)-led-LDF govt

27 Nov 2023 11:38 PM

AA Edit | TN govt tries to salvage democracy from Ravi

Governor Ravi saw his role as a representative of the Centre tasked with putting a spanner in the works.

20 Nov 2023 12:05 AM

Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay | Check governors trying to exceed their powers

In the past nine years, it has become commonplace for governors to block legislation passed by state Assemblies.

03 Jul 2023 12:05 AM


AA Edit | TN gov steps over the line with moves to sack Balaji

The Constitution does say that a minister will continue in office “during the pleasure of the governor”.

19 Jun 2023 12:52 AM

AA Edit | Ravi rethink on TN name shows him in poor light

Governors must correct themselves and allow the people’s will to prevail.

20 Jan 2023 12:39 AM

We are not gang, we levy legitimate taxes: NSCN-IM to Nagaland Governor

The practice of collecting taxes was legitimately acknowledged by earlier interlocutors and Indian authorities and it was never an issue

29 Jun 2020 10:29 AM

Nagaland governor RN Ravi raises concern over law and order collapse in state

Ravi says that over half a dozen “armed gangs” have challenged the legitimacy of the state government on a daily basis.

26 Jun 2020 10:25 AM

Govt seals deal with Nagas, to consult N-E stakeholders

Nagas can use flag for non-govt purposes: Ravi.

01 Nov 2019 6:42 AM


Naga peace flight emerges out of turbulence

The Framework Agreement was supposed to have recognised the Nagas and the Union of India as “two entities”.

01 Nov 2019 12:02 AM

Naga talks deadline will not be extended: RN Ravi

22 more NSCN(I-M) leaders desert outfit.

30 Oct 2019 5:43 AM

Nagaland governor moots idea of course correction in North Eastern Council

Ravi reiterated and mooted the idea of doing a course correction in the functioning of the council.

16 Sep 2019 7:19 AM

J&K move won’t hit Article 371A in Nagaland: RN Ravi

The Northeast states, including Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram, enjoy a special status under the Constitution of India.

07 Aug 2019 2:27 AM

Former Intelligence Bureau officer RN Ravi sworn in as Nagaland governor

The acting chief justice of Gauhati High Court Arup Kumar Goswami administered the oath.

01 Aug 2019 6:48 PM


RN Ravi sworn in as Nagaland governor

Ravi succeeded PB Acharya, whose tenure ended on July 19.

01 Aug 2019 3:09 PM

RN Ravi posting fuels talks of interim Naga rebels govt

According to NPF, Mr Ravi was the interlocutor on the Naga talks and closely associated with the Naga problem.

23 Jul 2019 6:22 AM

PM’s N-E peace envoy Ravi is new Nagaland governor

Ravi, who was also acting as deputy national security advisor, would be taking over the office next week.

21 Jul 2019 5:33 AM

Naga talks are in final stage, deal imminent

The Naga peace talks had brought a significant change in the insurgency scenario of the Northeast.

05 Mar 2019 1:56 AM

Nothing in Naga deal that hurts N-E integrity: RN Ravi

The stand of government of India is very clear and transparent on the issue.

26 Mar 2017 2:12 AM