• Mizoram man sentenced to 10 years in jail for drug peddling 14 Sep 2019 05:32 |NET Bureau| A special court in Mizoram’s Champhai district has convicted a 18-year-old man for drug peddling and sentenced him to 10 years of rigorous imprisonment, state officials said on Friday. The court also slapped a fine of Rs one lakh on him, state …
  • Mizoram Governor discusses issues of tribal affairs with officials 12 Sep 2019 12:43 NET Bureau A meeting of sub-groups of Governors related to the issues of Tribal Affairs is scheduled to be held in Delhi, during this month. In this connection, Mizoram Governor Prof Jagdish Mukhi on Thursday morning held a meeting at the Raj Bhavan in …
  • Sub Jr Boys NFC Qualifiers Meghalaya book final round ticket after 1 0 win against Mizoram 11 Sep 2019 02:40
  • Mizoram, Tamil Nadu win titles 10 Sep 2019 19:01 Mizoram and Tamil Nadu won the boys and girls titles respectively in the 46th sub-junior National basketball championships at the Jawaharlal Nehru indoor stadium here on Monday. In the boys final, Mizoram overcame Punjab 51-46 after leading 22-21 at half- …
  • Fall Army Worm attack reported again in Mizoram 10 Sep 2019 07:56 NET Bureau A Fall Army Worm (FAW) attack on maize plants in Dialdawk area in Mizoram’s Mamit district was reported even as FAW outbreak in the state was considered to be contained, a senior official said on Monday. State Agriculture Department Joint …
  • Eighth edition of Mizoram Premier League kicks off as opener ends in a tie 06 Sep 2019 11:46
  • Call for Papers NACETER 2019 at Mizoram University 05 Sep 2019 03:32 Call for Papers : NACETER 2019 at Mizoram University Last Date : October 10, 2019, at Pachhunga University College, Aizawl CALL FOR PAPERS: NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON EMERGING TRENDS IN ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH” (NACETER 2019) 31st October – 2nd November 2019 …
  • Students of 6 Mizoram schools take pledge not to marry ‘outsiders’ 04 Sep 2019 07:40 NET Bureau Students of six different schools of Aizawl in Mizoram on Monday took a pledge not to marry people from outside the Mizo community. The pledge was administered by the state’s apex students’ body, the Mizo Zirlai Pawl (MZP). Started in 2015, the …
  • Mizoram govt wants to tie up with global entrepreneurs in organic movement: C Lalrinsanga 03 Sep 2019 11:01 C. Lalrinsanga, Minister of Agriculture, Govt. of Mizoram said government is looking forward to tie up with global entrepreneurs in the organic movement. We have also established Organic Markets to help farmers sell their produce at fair prices and become …
  • Security heightened in Mizoram after NRC publication 31 Aug 2019 14:57 Security heightened in Mizoram after NRC publication Security was heightened in Mizoram and police stations and border outposts along the 123 km Mizoram-Assam border were alerted on Saturday in view of the publication of the National Register of Citizens ( …
  • Subroto Cup: Mizoram's Saidan Secondary School Crowned Champions Of U-14 Sub-Junior Boys Tournament 29 Aug 2019 20:53 The final of the Sub-Junior U 14 Boys of Subroto Cup International Football tournament between Unique Model Academy, Manipur and Saidan Secondary School, Mizoram ended with the latter being crowned the Champions by defeating the defending champions Unique …
  • IBTimes Special: Meet Lalremsiami, the striker from Mizoram blazing a trail in Indian hockey [Exclusive] 22 Aug 2019 04:17 Twitter Traditionally, Indian hockey has been dominated by certain regions of the country. Places like Punjab, Coorg, Odisha, Jharkhand, etc. have been great nurseries of the sport. Till some time ago, Mizoram wouldn't have featured anywhere in a …
  • Punjab, Assam and Mizoram accords under Rajiv Gandhi strengthened Indian Union: Rahul Gandhi 22 Aug 2019 04:02
  • Mizoram CM urges Centre for Lengpui airport revamp 21 Aug 2019 13:48 Aizawl, Aug 21 (IANS) Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga has urged Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri to revamp the state’s Lengpui airport, once busiest in the northeast after Guwahati, Agartala and Imphal airports. “The Chief Minister met the …
  • Mizoram: Cache Of Weapons Recovered By Assam Rifles 21 Aug 2019 06:08 NET Bureau In the wee hours of 21 August 2019, a column Serchhip Battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of 23 Sector Assam Rifles/ IGAR (E) launched a joint operation with Champhai Police in general area of Samthang, district Champhai, Mizoram and …
  • Mumbai: Mizoram woman dies, murder case registered 20 Aug 2019 21:50 A case of murder was registered on Tuesday night, said police.(Representational Image) A 29-year-old woman from Mizoram died in a hospital in Santacruz on Tuesday. Police have registered a case of murder after suspecting foul play. The deceased, Marina L., …
  • ICFAI Mizoram Campus Shut Down 20 Aug 2019 06:59 NET Bureau The impasse between the ICFAI University management and its employees took a new turn on Monday, when the university authorities closed down the Mizoram campus, leaving the careers of hundreds of students studying here in jeopardy.  Students and …
  • Mizoram ceases to enjoy medical seats under Central pool quota 19 Aug 2019 08:00 NET Bureau  Mizoram ceased to enjoy medical seats under the Central pool quota. An official statement issued by the Mizoram Higher and Technical Education department said the Centre has ceased allotment of seats to Mizoram under central quota for pursuing …
  • Electric Veng FC win Independence Day football meet in Mizoram 16 Aug 2019 11:24
  • Mizoram to hold unity fests across the world 16 Aug 2019 11:04 Aizawl, Aug 16 (IANS) The Mizoram government has decided to organise unity festivals across the world to ensure integration and brotherhood of all Mizos across the globe, a tourism department official said on Friday. “To ensure the integration and …
  • Mizoram undertakes flagship programme for all round growth: CM 15 Aug 2019 10:21 Aizawl, Aug 15 (IANS) Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga said on Thursday that his government has undertaken a flagship programme, Socio-Economic Development Policy (SEDP), for all round development of the state and achieve self-sufficiency in food grains. …
  • Art 371(G) giving special rights to Mizoram not to be scrapped: BJP 08 Aug 2019 18:18 Scrapping of Art 371 was never in the agenda or manifesto of the BJP and the NDA government would not touch it, BJP state unit general secretary Vanlalhmuaka said. (Representational Image) The BJP Mizoram unit on Thursday asserted that the Narendra Modi …
  • Mizoram Congress slams Modi government for abrogating Article 370 06 Aug 2019 15:57 By PTI AIZAWL: The Mizoram Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) on Tuesday slammed the BJP-led NDA government at the Centre for abrogating the special status accorded to Jammu and Kashmir without consulting the people, elected representatives or the political …
  • Article 370 scrapped: Centre's J&K move sparks fear in Mizoram 06 Aug 2019 04:56 AIZAWL: The abrogation of Article 370, which gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir, raised apprehensions in Mizoram on Monday, with academicians and politicians fearing that the NDA government might scrap next the special provisions that protect the …
  • Mizoram police arrest 1098, push back 92 for not having valid ILP 03 Aug 2019 06:46 NET Bureau Mizoram police have arrested 1098 non-tribals from the northern part of the state for living in the state without valid inner line permit(ILP) and have pushed back 92 of them to Assam, a senior police official said Friday. Deputy Inspector …
  • Mizoram govt. urged to ask governor for giving nod on Registers bill 02 Aug 2019 07:51 NET Bureau The umbrella organisation of all the major civil societies and student associations of Mizoram on Thursday urged the state government to impress upon Governor Prof Jagdish Mukhi to give assent to a bill that seeks to detect foreigners illegally …
  • For the Church in Mizoram, the BJP’s overtures are ‘an aggressive game ... 25 Jul 2019 15:25 The Hindu nationalist party has set up a "missionary cell" to tell Christians that “we are friends of Christians". Christian-majority Mizoram is the only state in north-eastern India not governed by the BJP. Elsewhere its militants have …
  • In a first, BJP forms Christian Missionary wing in Mizoram 25 Jul 2019 11:45 Aizawl, July 25 (IANS) To diminish its anti-Christian tag, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has set up the country’s first Christian Missionary wing in Mizoram, where the saffron party has one MLA in the 40-member House, party leaders said on Thursday. …
  • Mizoram assembly may become paperless within this year 23 Jul 2019 17:37 Aizawl, July 23 (PTI): The functioning of the Mizoram Assembly may become paperless through the National E-Vidhan Application (NeVA) within this year, a senior central government official said here on Tuesday. Paperless Assembly or e-Assembly is a concept …
  • Mizoram re-identifies 26,128 Bru refugees in 6 relief camps of Tripura 23 Jul 2019 07:13 NET Bureau Mizoram officials have re-identified 26,128 Bru refugees belonging to 4,278 families lodged in six relief camps in North Tripura district, state Home Secretary Lalbiakzama said on Monday.  The re-identification of the bona fide residents of …
  • Lone surviving Mizoram member of Netaji’s Indian National Army dies at 99 22 Jul 2019 06:14 NET Bureau Darthawma, the lone surviving Mizoram member of Subhash Chandra Bose’s Indian National Army (INA), died of multi-organ failure in south Mizoram’s Lunglei on Sunday morning, his family said. He was 99. The freedom fighter’s last rites were …
  • Mizoram win NE U-19 girls football tourney 21 Jul 2019 18:24 Facebook Twitter LinkedIn WhatsApp Players of Mizoram and Sikkim along with top army officials and others after prize distribution ceremony on July 21. (Photo courtesy Menuseo Max Khieya) Our Correspondent Kohima | July 21 Mizoram XI today emerged as the …
  • In an attempt to make inroads in Mizoram, BJP sets up Christian missionary cell 21 Jul 2019 11:20 NET Bureau In an effort to expand its presence in Mizoram, a state in the Northeast pre-dominantly inhabited by Christians, the BJP has set up a Christian missionary cell which will be headed by newly inducted BJP member Lalhriatrenga Chhangte, party …
  • NE Girls U-19 Tournament: Mizoram to meet Sikkim in final 20 Jul 2019 22:10 Facebook Twitter LinkedIn WhatsApp Nagaland Governor Acharya interacts with players Kohima, July 20 (MExN): Sikkim XI and Mizoram XI are poised for a final showdown at the ongoing North East Girls’ U-19 Football Tournament after they won their respective …
  • Over 7,000 Students Protest Mizoram Govt’s Inaction in Sorting Out Boundary Issue with Assam, Burn Map of State 20 Jul 2019 07:58 NET Bureau More than 7,000 students from 20 colleges and institutions held a rally in the state capital of Aizawl on Friday protesting against the state government’s inaction on the Assam border issue with Assam. The agitation was spearheaded by the state’ …
  • Demand for NRC in Mizoram too 20 Jul 2019 04:58 Aizawl, July 20 (IANS) Except the Congress, all the local parties in Mizoram are demanding introduction of National Register of Citizens (NRC) in the Christian-dominated state which shares border with Bangladesh and Myanmar. The ruling Mizo National Front …
  • Manipur, Assam, Mizoram thrash their opponents on Day 2 18 Jul 2019 23:43 A match in progress on the second day of the ongoing North Eastern Girls (U-19) Football Tournament at the KASA Stadium in Diphu. First North Eastern Girls (U-19) Football Tournament Dimapur, July 18 (EMN): It was raining goals on the second day of the …
  • Former CM Lal Thanhawla to continue as Mizoram Congress chief 17 Jul 2019 07:42 By PTI AIZAWL: Former Mizoram chief minister Lal Thanhawla would continue as the president of the Mizoram Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) with no other candidate filing nomination paper for the post till Tuesday, party sources said. The MPCC elections …
  • DGPs of Arunachal, Mizoram, Puducherry transferred; NDMC chairman shifted 16 Jul 2019 23:15 Image Source : PTI Union Minister for Home Affairs Amit Shah The police chiefs of Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram and Puducherry and the chief secretary of Arunachal Pradesh were transferred as the Union Home Ministry effected a reshuffle among top IPS and IAS …
  • Leased Assam elephant dies in Mizoram, locals feast on its meat 16 Jul 2019 10:47 NET Bureau An elephant, taken on lease from Assam in 2009, died in Mizoram a few days ago and villagers nearby reportedly cut its body and ate its meat. The office of the conservator of forests in southern Assam’s Silchar had issued the certificate for …
  • Floods Affect 15,000 In Tripura, Mizoram, Train Services Hit 15 Jul 2019 07:00 NET Bureau Mizoram due to flooding of low lying areas and villages by rain, officials said on Sunday. Train services between Tripura, Mizoram and the rest of the country have been affected due to rain and landslides. Bodies of three people, drowned in …
  • 2 dead in Mizoram flood 13 Jul 2019 06:57 NET Bureau Two men have drowned and 390 houses submerged in floods triggered by incessant rain across Mizoram, officials said Friday. A 53-year-old man drowned in the Tlawng river near Aizawl when a bamboo raft he was rowing with two friends capsized on …
  • Mizoram: Dozens of homes evacuated amidst flood like situation in Tibung 12 Jul 2019 09:23 Tlabung town (Mizoram) [India], July 12 (ANI): At least 40 homes were evacuated amidst flood like situation in Tlabung town of Mizoram. The region is receiving heavy rainfall from the past couple of days with minimum and maximum temperatures hovering …
  • Tripura, Mizoram gear up to prevent JE 12 Jul 2019 04:12 Agartala, July 11 (PTI): The Health department has launched an awareness campaign on Japanese Encephalitis (JE) in Tripura after outbreak of the disease in neighbouring Assam, a senior official said on Thursday. Health secretary Dr Debasish Basu said, “We …
  • Mizoram: 14 people nabbed for selling fuel, 2 held with heroin 11 Jul 2019 11:23 NET Bureau In separate incidents in Mizoram, at least 16 people, most of them women, have been nabbed for allegedly selling fuel without valid permit and for possession of heroin, a police statement said on July 10. The statement said that a special drive …
  • Lyngdoh quits as Cong Secy in-charge Mizoram 11 Jul 2019 07:44 NET Bureau Former Meghalaya Urban Affairs Minister, Mazeal Ampareen Lyngdoh has resigned from her post as Congress Secretary in-charge of Mizoram after Rahul Gandhi resigned as Congress president over the national election defeat. “…. I have sent in my …
  • Ampareen Lyngdoh quits as Congress Secretary in-charge Mizoram 10 Jul 2019 18:01 Ampareen Lyngdoh quits as Congress Secretary in-charge Mizoram/ file pic Veteran Congress leader and former Meghalaya Education minister Ampareen Lyngdoh has resigned as Congress Secretary in-charge of Mizoram, after Rahul Gandhi resigned as Congress …
  • Mizoram constitutes magisterial enquiry to probe building collapse 10 Jul 2019 16:05 Newmai News Network Aizawl | July 10 The Mizoram government on Wednesday constituted a magisterial inquiry headed by Aizawl district deputy commissioner and district magistrate Vanlalngaihsaka to probe into the collapse of three buildings at Durtlang area …
  • Lyngdoh quits as Congress Secretary in-charge Mizoram 10 Jul 2019 12:29 Shillong, July 10 (IANS) Veteran Congress leader and former Meghalaya Education minister Ampareen Lyngdoh has resigned as Congress Secretary in-charge of Mizoram, after Rahul Gandhi resigned as Congress president taking responsibility for the party’s poor …
  • Mizoram Govt bans import of pigs from Myanmar 10 Jul 2019 05:54 NET Bureau Mizoram government has taken measures to ban import of pigs and piglets, specially from Myanmar, and local residents have been mobilised to generate awareness among the people to prevent the outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) in the border …
  • Mizoram: 8 held with drugs worth Rs 13.3 lakh in separate incidents 08 Jul 2019 07:53 NET Bureau At least 8 people, including 3 women, have been arrested for possessing heroin and ganja (cannabis) worth over Rs 13.3 lakh, Mizoram police said on Sunday. The police said that Special Narcotics Squad and CID (Special Branch) of state police …
  • Mizoram to have 1st Elevated Football Ground in North East 08 Jul 2019 06:17 NET Bureau The newly-elected Mizo National Front (MNF) Government headed by Zoramthanga is embarking on a milestone project to construct an elevated football ground in the State. State Sports Minister Robert Romawia Royte informed on Sunday that the Centre …
  • Mizoram to have first elevated football ground in NE region 07 Jul 2019 18:09 Newmai News Network AIZAWL | JULY 7 It is a big smile for all football-loving people of Mizoram as the newly elected Mizo National Front (MNF) government headed by Zoramthanga is embarking on a milestone project to construct elevated football ground in the …
  • Centre keen to replicate Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram’s low IMR trend in other states 07 Jul 2019 00:20 The line chart indicates the Infant Mortality Rate from 2008 to 2017. Source: Sample Registration System data in May 2019 by the office of the Registrar General, New Delhi. Eastern Mirror Desk Dimapur, July 6: With infant mortality rate (IMR) declining …
  • Mizoram’s New traffic rules to come into effect from July 8 05 Jul 2019 08:59 NET Bureau The new traffic rules to ration road and ease traffic snarls will come into effect from July 8 after the Gauhati High Court lifted stay order. The new rules restricting the movement of vehicles to ease traffic jams in the state capital Aizawl …
  • Gun-toting Mizoram CM takes Twitter by storm 04 Jul 2019 07:34
  • 219 Rakhine Buddhist refugees living in Mizoram sent to Myanmar since 2017 04 Jul 2019 06:14 NET Bureau More than 200 Rakhine Buddhist refugees living near a border village in Mizoram since 2017 have been sent back to Myanmar despite non-cooperation from the authorities in the neighbouring country, officials have said. In November 2017, more than …
  • 3 dead, 11 hurt as buildings collapse in Mizoram 03 Jul 2019 09:17 Aizawl, July 3 (IANS) Three people including two children were killed and 11 others injured when three blocks of a government housing complex collapsed due to a landslide here in Mizoram, officials said on Wednesday. Officials of the NDRF (National …
  • Three dead in Mizoram building collapse: Police 03 Jul 2019 07:01 Image Source : PTI Three dead in Mizoram building collapse: Police Representational image  At least three persons were killed and nine others injured when a building collapsed in Mizoram's Durtlang area, police said. The incident happened on late …
  • 3 Dead, 9 Injured As Buildings Collapse In Mizoram, Many Feared Trapped 03 Jul 2019 07:00 NET Bureau Three buildings in Mizoram’s Aizawl collapsed after a massive landslide on Tuesday evening, leaving at least three dead, including two children. Nine others were injured and have been taken to a hospital nearby. Many people are believed to be …
  • Mizoram- PRISM seeks deportation of illegal Bangladeshi immigrants 02 Jul 2019 23:33 Aizawl: A newly-floated political party, People Representation for Identity and Status of Mizoram (PRISM), on Monday wrote to Mizoram home minister Lalchamliana, seeking deportation of Bangladeshi illegal immigrants from the state. In a letter addressed to …
  • Forty Years Ago, July 3, 1979: Mizoram violence 02 Jul 2019 19:10 The rebels raided the resident sub-divisional officer at Kolashib, about 100 km from Aizawl. Troops have been alerted all over the disturbed Union Territory of Mizoram and massive combing operations launched to pick up rebel Mizos who carried out a daring …
  • 22 Villages in Mizoram yet to be electrified: Minister 26 Jun 2019 11:35 NET Bureau There are 22 villages in Mizoram which are yet to be electrified, Power and Electricity minister R Lalzirliana told the state Assembly on Tuesday. The minister said these 22 villages would be electrified within next six months. In a written …
  • Mizoram starts campaign on global warming, climate change 26 Jun 2019 09:56 Aizawl/Agartala, June 26 (IANS) The Mizoram government has launched an awareness campaign across the state on climate change and global warming, officials said on Wednesday. The government took action after a report stated that Assam, Mizoram and Jammu …
  • Congress members merge with BJP in Mizoram autonomous council 26 Jun 2019 09:50 NET Bureau All the 20 Congress members of a tribal council in Mizoram have recently merged with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to form its next executive committee. Chief executive member N Zakhai of Mara Autonomous Development Council (MADC) wrote to …
  • 9 human trafficking cases registered in Mizoram 25 Jun 2019 11:08 NET Bureau  Nine cases related to human trafficking have been registered under Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act in Mizoram, according to State Home Minister Lalchamliana who informed the State Assembly on Monday. Replying to a query from Dr Vanlaltanpuia …
  • Mizoram: Forest area constitutes 86.27 % of total geographical area 21 Jun 2019 20:32 Newmai News Network Aizawl | June 21 The total forest cover of Mizoram is 18,186 sq.km, which is 86.27 per cent of the state’s geographical area, according to Mizoram Environment, Forest and Climate Change minister T. J. Lalnuntluanga. He was quoting the …
  • Mizoram court issues order to keep Rohingya girls in protection home 21 Jun 2019 15:44 AIZAWL, JUNE 21 (PTI): A local court Friday ordered that eight Rohingya girls, who were rescued by the Mizoram Police from Dungtlang village in Champhai district, should be sent to a protection home in Aizawl, police said. Champai district is located near …
  • Low-key yoga day celebrations in Mizoram 21 Jun 2019 13:58 Aizawl, June 21 (IANS) When seven northeastern states observed the fifth International Yoga Day in an impressive manner on Friday, celebrations were low key in Mizoram. Mizoram’s two powerful NGOs, including the Young Mizo Association, have separately …
  • Mizoram govt asks its employees to wear traditional dress in office 21 Jun 2019 12:29 NET Bureau In order to give a boost to the traditional attires of Mizoram, the state government has issued a circular asking the government employees to come to their respective offices by wearing traditional attire at least once in a week. According to  …
  • Mizoram govt ‘encourages’ employees to wear traditional dress to office at least once a week 20 Jun 2019 06:46 NET Bureau The Mizo National Front government in Mizoram has issued a circular asking government employees to wear traditional dress to office voluntarily at least once a week. The circular issued on Monday by P. Biaktluanga, commissioner and secretary, …
  • Voluntary traditional dress code for Mizoram employees 19 Jun 2019 11:22 By Express News Service GUWAHATI: The Mizoram government has urged its employees to wear Mizo traditional, cultural and ethnic attires at the workplace at least once a week, preferably on Wednesday. “The government of Mizoram desires to encourage all the …
  • More than 200 Rakhine refugees in Mizoram to be pushed back 19 Jun 2019 06:35 NET Bureau Over 200 Buddhist refugees from Myanmar who have been in Mizoram since November 2017, are set to be ‘pushed back’, officials said on Tuesday. The urgency to send them back arose after a directive was issued from the Ministry of Home Affairs to …
  • Mizoram: 8 Rohingya Girls Rescued 19 Jun 2019 06:34 NET Bureau  Eight Rohingya minor girls, suspected to be victims of human trafficking, were rescued from a village near the Mizoram-Myanmar border in Champhai district on Monday, police said yesterday. Mizoram DIG (Northern Range) Lalbiakthanga Khiangte …
  • Trail of destruction across maize fields in Mizoram 18 Jun 2019 15:37 The Fall Army Worm (FAW) outbreak that left a trail of destruction across the maize fields in Mizoram, is decreasing, the Joint Director of Agriculture Department, James Lalsiamliana, said on Tuesday. Lalsiamliana informed PTI that there is a chance of …
  • Centre asks Mizoram to deport back Myanmar refugees 18 Jun 2019 12:06 Aizawl, June 18 (IANS) The Union Home Ministry has asked the Mizoram government to immediately deport 220 Myanmarese nationals back to Myanmar, officials said on Tuesday. Around 220 Myanmarese refugees belonging to 54 families are staying in four villages …
  • Mizoram police rescues 8 minor Rohingya girls 18 Jun 2019 11:04
  • 11-year-old girl rescues minor kidnapped for trafficking in Mizoram 15 Jun 2019 15:36 Image for representational purposes only. (Reuters File Photo) Woman behind the kidnapping of the seven-year-old girl has been arrested, and the minor has been reunited with her parents. Aizawl, June 15 (PTI): An 11-year-old girl has shown exemplary …
  • FAW outbreak ‘more or less’ contained in Mizoram — Agri minister 14 Jun 2019 21:00 Aizawl, June 14 (PTI): The Fall Army Worm (FAW) outbreak in Mizoram, affecting maize cultivation in the state, has been “more or less” contained, state Agriculture Minister C Lalrinsanga said Friday. The state government had provided assistance to the …
  • Mizoram police seizes drugs, illegal goods worth INR 2.21 crore in fortnight 14 Jun 2019 21:00 Aizawl, June 14 (PTI): The Mizoram Police has seized drugs, arms, protected wild animals being smuggled to the state and other illegal goods worth more than Rs 2.21 crore during the last fortnight, a senior police officer said on Friday. The Inspector …
  • Mizoram CM presents tax-free Rs 10,692.30 crore budget for FY19-20 13 Jun 2019 14:39 Aizawl, June 13 (IANS) Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga on Thursday tabled the Rs 10,692.30 crore tax-free budget for 2019-20 in the state Assembly and emphasised on the implementation of the Socio-Economic Development Policy (SEDP). Zoramthanga, who …
  • Mizoram registers 14.82% growth in GSDP 13 Jun 2019 14:33 Mizoram registered a growth of 14.82 per cent in its Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP), according to the Economic Survey 2018-19. The GSDP at current prices was estimated at Rs 19,174.34 crore in 2017-18 as against Rs 16,698.76 crore in 2016-17, said the …
  • Afforestation Drive in Tripura, Mizoram 13 Jun 2019 08:20 NET Bureau Mevar Kumar Jamatia, the Tripura Forest and Tribal Welfare Minister, during an interaction with the media in Agartala on Wednesday informed that Tripura and Mizoram governments have undertaken an ambitious plan for afforestation. “The Tripura …
  • Mizoram would request Centre & Bangladesh to expedite border 13 Jun 2019 07:20 Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga Wednesday said the state government would request the Centre and the Bangladesh government to expedite opening of Indo-Bangladesh border trade at the proposed Kawrpuichhuah border trade centre. Intervening in the …
  • Tripura, Mizoram launch ambitious afforestation plan 12 Jun 2019 16:55 AGARTALA, JUNE 12 (IANS): The Tripura and Mizoram governments have undertaken an ambitious plan for afforestation in the two Northeastern states, a state Minister said on Wednesday. Tripura Forest and Tribal Welfare Minister Mevar Kumar Jamatia told …
  • Mizoram to constitute Subordinate Services Selection Board 12 Jun 2019 05:45 NET Bureau The Mizoram cabinet has decided to constitute an additional recruitment body to relieve the Mizoram Public Service Commission (MPSC) of its burden, an official press release said on Tuesday. The statement also said the cabinet meeting chaired by …
  • Mizoram Sounds Swine flu Alert 11 Jun 2019 06:28 NET Bureau The Mizoram Government has sounded alert following the outbreak of ‘African swine fever’ in some South-east Asian countries. Officials of State Animal Husbandry and Veterinary (AH&Vety) department said there is possibility of the outbreak …
  • MoU signed for conservation of mithuns in Mizoram 10 Jun 2019 07:12 NET Bureau A memorandum of understanding was signed between the Government of Mizoram and ICAR-National Research Centre on Mithun (NRCM), Medziphema, Dimapur, Nagaland recently for the conservation of mithuns in Mizoram. NRCM is the sole institute in the …
  • MNF will never support BJP, says Mizoram Chief Minister 05 Jun 2019 19:52 Aizawl, June 6 (IANS) Despite ruling Mizo National Front (MNF) in Mizoram is a member of the BJP led North East Democratic Alliance (NEDA), the regional party would not support the saffron party in any case at the centre and in the state. Mizoram Chief …
  • Mizoram inks pact with NRCM for improvement of Mithun population 04 Jun 2019 08:25 NET Bureau The Mizoram government on Monday inked pact with a Nagaland based Indian Council of Agricultural Research-National Research Centre on Mithun (ICAR-NRCM) for cooperation in the successful use and propagation of technologies and their transfer for …
  • No PRRS case detected in Mizoram — Official 04 Jun 2019 03:03 Aizawl, June 3 (PTI): No case of positive Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) disease has been detected in Mizoram this year, an official of the state Animal Husbandry and Veterinary department said on Monday. Strict vigil is being …
  • ZPM Snaps Ties With Congress In Mizoram 31 May 2019 07:32 NET Bureau The Zoram People’s Movement (ZPM), which had forged an alliance with the Congress for the election to the lone Lok Sahba seat in Mizoram and the by-poll to the Aizawl West-I assembly seat, Thursday said it has snapped ties with the party. ZPM …
  • Mizoram govt all out to improve facilities, roads 30 May 2019 06:53 NET Bureau The Mizoram Chief Minister, Zoramthanga on 29th May said his government is making massive efforts to achieve sustainable development for all sections of the society, including government employees. He promised good roads, better irrigation …
  • Mizoram CM not to attend Modi’s swearing-in ceremony due to ‘tight official engagements’ 30 May 2019 06:53 NET Bureau Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga will not attend the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi on Thursday, an official at the Chief Minister’s Office said. Zoramthanga, who is also the president of the ruling Mizo National …
  • Prohibition imposed in Mizoram after 4 years 29 May 2019 08:47 The Mizoram Liquor Prohibition Bill, 2019 was passed by the state Assembly on March 20 this year. Aizawl: Prohibition was imposed in Mizoram after four years as the state government notified the prohibition act on Tuesday, a senior official said. The …
  • Mizoram Again Becomes Dry State Following New Liquor Law 29 May 2019 06:17 NET Bureau Mizoram has once again become a “completely dry state” from today following a new liquor law that prohibits the sale and consumption of alcohol, a Minister said in Aizawl. “The Mizoram Liquor (Prohibition) Bill, 2019 was passed unanimously in …
  • Rohingyas may be using Mizoram-Myanmar border to enter India: Report 29 May 2019 06:17 NET Bureau A report prepared by Indian security agencies has revealed that Rohingyas may now be making use of Mizoram’s border with Myanmar to enter India. While India’s border with Bangladesh is manned by Border Security Force, the border between Mizoram …
  • Mizoram becomes a dry state; govt wants to keep society free from the clutches of alcohol, drugs 28 May 2019 14:49 Reuters With the recent change in governance, Mizoram is also seeing change with the state once again becoming a dry state with a new liquor law coming back into place. This law completely prohibits the sale and consumption of alcohol in the state. Mizoram …
  • Mizoram becomes dry state; sale and consumption of alcohol illegal from now 28 May 2019 14:45 Mizoram becomes 'completely dry state' following new liquor law Mizoram has once again become a "completely dry state" from Tuesday following a new liquor law that prohibits the sale and consumption of alcohol, a Minister said here. …
  • Mizoram to become ‘complete dry state’ 28 May 2019 01:25 Newmai News Network Aizawl | May 27 Mizoram will be once again become a “complete dry state” with the new liquor law that bans sales and consumption of liquor. “State Law and Judicial department will notify the new liquor law any time after which selling …