• Ex-Mizoram Guv challenges Kerala govt on CAA suit in SC 17 Jan 2020 08:41 New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Ex-Mizoram Governor and Kerala BJP leader Kummanam Rajasekharan, on Friday, moved the Supreme Court against the Pinarayi Vijayan government which challenged the constitutional validity of the Citizenship Amendment Act in the apex …
  • Mizoram: Not an easy ride for BJP 17 Jan 2020 05:58 The Bhartiya Janata Party is facing serious problems in Mizoram in keeping its alliance happy in the matter of Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) and the party leadership at Delhi has realized it.  The powerful party, despite having invested both human …
  • Displaced Bru tribals from Mizoram to permanently settle in Tripura; pact signed 16 Jan 2020 16:55
  • Bru tribals from Mizoram to permanently settle in Tripura; pact signed 16 Jan 2020 16:53
  • Displaced Bru tribals from Mizoram to permanently settle in Tripura 16 Jan 2020 13:42 More than 30,000 displaced Bru tribals from Mizoram, who have been living as refugees in Tripura since 1997, will permanently settle in Tripura and an agreement was signed in this effect on Thursday. The agreement was signed by representatives of Bru and …
  • Quadripartite pact to end Bru repatriation impasse: Mizoram CM 14 Jan 2020 05:21 NET Bureau Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga on Monday said that a quadripartite agreement between the Centre, his government, Tripura and an apex body of the internally displaced Brus would be signed on January 16 to end the two-decade-old imbroglio over …
  • Mizoram seeks UN’s help to boost horticulture 12 Jan 2020 19:53 NET Bureau The Mizoram government has sought assistance from the United Nations to boost horticulture in the state, official sources said on Sunday. Mizo National Front (MNF) MLA F Lalnunmawia, who is the vice chairman of the state horticulture development …
  • 54 people died of drug abuse in Mizoram in 2019 12 Jan 2020 16:44
  • Mizoram MP who voted in favour of CAB faces protest as he arrives in Aizawl 09 Jan 2020 08:37 Aizawl, Jan. 8 (PTI): Mizoram’s lone Lok Sabha member C Lalrosanga, who has come under severe attack for supporting the amended citizenship law, was shown black flags as he arrived at the Lengpui airport here on Tuesday. Mizo Zirlai Pawl (MZP), which has …
  • Mizoram Lok Sabha MP shown black flags as he arrives in Aizawl 08 Jan 2020 05:39 NET Bureau Hundreds of students under the aegis of Mizoram’s apex student organisation, the Mizo Zirlai Pawl (MZP), on Tuesday staged demonstration at Lengpui Airport in Aizawl and waved black flags at Mizoram’s lone Lok Sabha MP, C. Lalrosanga as he …
  • Ranji Trophy: Saket bowls sensational seven-wicket spell as Bihar beat Mizoram 06 Jan 2020 08:55 Saket bowls sensational seven-wicket spell as Bihar beat Mizoram Medium pacer Abhijeet Saket produced a magical spell during which he dismissed seven batsmen without conceding a single run to fashion Bihar's six-wicket win over Mizoram in a Ranji …
  • Mizoram Govt bans purchase of vehicles for depts 30 Dec 2019 07:31 NET Bureau The Mizoram government has decided to ban purchase of new vehicles for all State government departments, barring a few important officials, as an austerity measure. It has instead decided to go for outsourcing vehicles from private firms, …
  • Mizoram Governor throws his weight behind Arif Khan 29 Dec 2019 01:53 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Mizoram Governor PS Sreedharan Pillai has said that the stance taken by Kerala Governor Arif Mohammad Khan on the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) is a righteous one. He condemned the protests against the latter …
  • Tension emerges between Chakma villagers and non-state actors in Lunglei District, Mizoram 27 Dec 2019 10:34 Vasudha Roy GUWAHATI, Dec 27: In a recent round of conflicts between native communities in Lunglei District, involving a case of forceful eviction, the Joint Chakma NGOs Coordination Committee consisting of YCA (Young Chakma Association), CMS (Chakma …
  • Run For Fit India At Khankawn Village in Mizoram 24 Dec 2019 05:33 NET Bureau In bid to motivate the local youth, Serchhip Battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of 23 Sector Assam Rifles/ Inspector General of Assam Rifles conducted a ‘RUN for FITNESS’ event on the theme of FIT INDIA MOVEMENT at village Sangau on …
  • Mizoram Congress dismisses Zoramthanga’s remarks on CAB voting 18 Dec 2019 07:12 NET Bureau The Opposition Congress in Mizoram on Tuesday dismissed the remarks of Chief Minister and Mizo National Front (MNF) president Zoramthanga that his party had directed its MP to vote in favour of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill because the Centre …
  • MNF-led Mizoram govt. supports new Citizenship Act 18 Dec 2019 06:35 Aizawl, Dec. 17 (IANS): Ruling Mizo National Front (MNF) President and Chief Minister Zoramthanga said that the MNF and the state government support the new Citizenship Act as the central government kept out Mizoram from the purview of the amended …
  • Mizoram volleyball player stops to feed her baby between the game 11 Dec 2019 07:05
  • Mizoram volleyball player breastfeeds baby during half-time, image goes viral online 10 Dec 2019 13:28 By: Trends Desk | New Delhi | Updated: December 10, 2019 6:49:45 pm People are now saluting the young mom for showing how to ace both roles as a mother and a player. A poignant image of a volleyball player breastfeeding her baby during half-time of a match …
  • Ranji Trophy, Plate Group: Rex's 8 for 22 puts Manipur in strong position against Mizoram 10 Dec 2019 11:29 Image Source : TWITTER Ranji Trophy, Plate Group: Rex's 8 for 22 puts Manipur in strong position against Mizoram Left-arm seamer Rex Singh picked up 8 for 22 as Manipur bowled out Mizoram for a paltry 65 on a dramatic opening day of the Plate Group …
  • Arunachal, Mizoram, Manipur CMs happy over ILP issue, CAB exemption 10 Dec 2019 08:53 NET Bureau Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Monday thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah for exempting the state from the purview of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019. The CAB, which seeks to grant …
  • Mizoram Volleyball Player Breastfeeds Baby During Half-Time 10 Dec 2019 08:36 Lalventluangi was captured feeding her seven-month-old baby. A powerful image of a volleyball player breastfeeding her baby on the field is winning praise online. Lalventluangi, a volleyball player for the Tuikum constituency team in Mizoram, was seen …
  • Mizoram forces Centre to rethink on the CAB 07 Dec 2019 08:36 Recently Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga, whose party has just one MP in the Lok Sabha, strongly opposed the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB), despite his party being a part of the North Eastern Democratic Alliance, and the opposition from Mizoram …
  • Mizoram private hospitals ready for talks with Govt 07 Dec 2019 07:18 NET Bureau The Non-Government Hospitals Association of Mizoram today expressed its readiness for talks with the State Government to settle issues. The association released a statement in this regard, a day after the Mizoram Government suspended the …
  • Mizoram enacts NRC-style bill to check influx of illegals 06 Dec 2019 13:51
  • Mizoram enacts NRC-style bill to check influx of illegals 06 Dec 2019 12:14 Aizawl, Dec 6 (IANS) The Mizoram government led by Mizo National Front (MNF) has enacted an NRC-like regulation and sought the Union government’s nod to detect foreigners and curb infiltration into the northeastern state bordering Myanmar and Bangladesh. A …
  • Mizoram Govt to allocate separate budget to fight HIV 06 Dec 2019 06:16 NET Bureau Concerned over the high prevalence of HIV in Mizoram, the State Government has decided to allocate a separate budget to fight the epidemic. “Besides allocating a separate budget, the State Government is gearing up to fight the epidemic disease …
  • Inner Line Permit areas of Arunachal, Nagaland, Mizoram exempted from Citizenship Bill 04 Dec 2019 12:19 Activists of Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti raise slogans during a protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill. (File) Taking into consideration the concerns of Northeastern states, the inner line permit areas of Arunachal, Nagaland and Mizoram and …
  • First cricketer from Mizoram aspiring to become Hardik Pandya's competitor 03 Dec 2019 11:53 Mumbai: Divyansh Joshi, the 18-year-old Delhi-born all-rounder from Mizoram is over the moon. He will be the first from Mizoram to represent India. He has been included in India's Under-19 squad for the upcoming World Cup to be played in South Africa …
  • Divyansh Joshi, first cricketer from Mizoram, wants to compete with Hardik Pandya 03 Dec 2019 11:32 Divyansh Joshi has been included in India's Under-19 squad for the upcoming World Cup to be played in South Africa next year. Mumbai: Divyansh Joshi, the 18-year-old Delhi-born all-rounder from Mizoram is over the moon. He will be the first from …
  • With 17,897 HIV positive persons, Mizoram reports highest number of AIDS patients in India 02 Dec 2019 16:31 Representational Image   Mizoram reported on Monday that at least 17,897 people are infected with HIV/AIDS, the highest in the country, with nine persons testing positive everyday. Over 42 per cent of those in the age group of 25-34 have tested …
  • 1165 Brus return to Mizoram 02 Dec 2019 04:21 NET Bureau Altogether 1,165 Brus, belonging to 289 families, returned to Mizoram from the six relief camps in Tripura during the ninth round of the repatriation process, which concluded on Saturday, a home department official said on Sunday. The …
  • Recreational drugs worth Rs 6 crore seized in Mizoram 02 Dec 2019 04:21 NET Bureau The Mizoram Excise and Narcotics department officials have seized huge quantity of Methamphetamine tablets, a recreational drug, worth over Rs 6 crore from two places near here in the last three days, an official said on Sunday. The contraband …
  • Congress Takes Out Rally Against Citizenship (Amendment) Bill In Mizoram 30 Nov 2019 06:22 NET Bureau The opposition Congress on Friday took out a rally to protest against the proposed Citizenship (Amendment) Bill. In a memorandum submitted to Mizoram governor P S Shreedharan Pillai after the rally, the Mizoram Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) …
  • Couple dies in bike accident in Mizoram 30 Nov 2019 06:22 NET Bureau One Lalramdinngheta and his wife, Laldinzuali – residents of Lawngtlai town in south Mizoram – died as the motorcycle they were riding on, skidded off the road and fell into a gorge around 8 pm on Thursday. Local sources said that the couple was …
  • CAG raps Mizoram Govt for wasteful expenditure 30 Nov 2019 06:22 NET Bureau The CAG of India has slammed the Mizoram Government for wasting Rs 1 crore on a non-utilised food testing laboratory (FTL). According to the CAG report tabled recently in the Mizoram Assembly, the Mizoram Government submitted a proposal to the …
  • Mizoram Governor urged to give assent to NRC-like Bill 28 Nov 2019 07:28 NET Bureau The youth wing of the Zoram People’s Movement (ZPM) on Wednesday met Mizoram Governor PS Sreedharan Pillai and requested him to give his assent to the Mizoram Maintenance of Household Registers Bill (MMHRB), 2019. The Bill, which provides for a …
  • Heroin worth Rs 31.84 lakh seized in Mizoram, six held 26 Nov 2019 08:56 NET Bureau Officials of the Mizoram Excise and Narcotics department have seized over 796 grams of heroin worth Rs 31.84 lakh from two districts and arrested six persons including two women, an official said on Monday. Acting on a tip-off, the officials …
  • Tripura CM wants to rehab Mizoram tribals in state 25 Nov 2019 11:35 Agartala, Nov 25 (IANS) The Tripura Chief Minister has sought central fund to rehabilitate 35,000 tribal refugees as the migrants are averse to return to their homeland unless the central government announces permanent settlement and development package. …
  • PRISM slams Mizoram MLAs’ pay hike 25 Nov 2019 07:21 NET Bureau Corruption watchdog-turned-political party PRISM (People’s Representatives for Identity and Status of Mizoram) has slammed the hike in salaries and allowances of MLAs by a whopping 130.77 percent. The Mizoram Assembly recently passed Amendment …
  • Mizoram tops in cancer prevalence, Kerala saw fastest growth in 2 yrs 25 Nov 2019 04:49
  • CAG flags irregularities in Mizoram tourism project 24 Nov 2019 14:20 AIZWAL: The Comptroller and Auditor General of India has detected "wasteful expenditure" to the tune of Rs 2.41 crore by the Mizoram government for the integrated development of eco-tourism circuit project at Thenzawl in Serchhip district. The …
  • Misappropriation of govt funds: Raids across Manipur, Mizoram, Haryana 22 Nov 2019 12:31 Image Source : PTI PHOTO CBI raids multiple locations in Manipur, Mizoram, Haryana The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday carried out searches at nine locations in Manipur, Mizoram and Haryana in connection with its probe into misappropriation …
  • Eastern Army Commander visits Mizoram, interacts with governor and CM 22 Nov 2019 02:14
  • Eastern Army commander visits forward posts in Mizoram 21 Nov 2019 19:46 Kolkata, Nov 21 (IANS) Indian Army’s Eastern Command chief, Lt Gen Anil Chauhan, undertook a two-day visit ending Thursday to forward posts along the Indo-Myanmar border in Mizoram and interacted with the troops deployed there, a defence official said. …
  • Eastern Army Commander completes Mizoram visit 21 Nov 2019 19:26
  • Mizoram Assembly increases salary of MLAs by Rs 85,000 21 Nov 2019 14:02 Mizoram Assembly increases salary of MLAs by Rs 85,000 The Mizoram Assembly on Thursday passed amendment bills by which the salaries and allowances of the chief minister, speaker, deputy speaker, MLAs, ministers and leader of opposition will go up. The …
  • Mizoram police unearths mutual fund scam 18 Nov 2019 07:23 NET Bureau Mizoram police have initiated a probe into a mutual fund scam in which a large number of gullible depositors were duped of crores of rupees. A statement issued by the police said a criminal case has been registered against Aizawl-based Mizo …
  • Mizoram Govt revives traditional festival of children 16 Nov 2019 08:04 NET Bureau Children across Mizoram have been enjoying a week full of fun as part of celebration of the Children’s Day. The State Art and Culture Department and the Social Welfare Department organised the Pawl Kut, a Mizo traditional festival associated …
  • Mizoram Health Minister gives clarion call to combat HIV/AIDS 15 Nov 2019 08:49 NET Bureau Mizoram Health Minister Dr R Lalthangliana today gave a clarion call to combat HIV/AIDS on a war footing. During a meeting with leaders of the central committee of the Young Mizo Association (YMA) at his office, Dr Lalthangliana expressed …
  • New Mizoram Governor assumes office 06 Nov 2019 08:37 NET Bureau PS Sreedharan Pillai, noted lawyer and former Kerala State BJP president, in Nov 05 sworn in as the 21st Governor of Mizoram here in AIZAWL. The oath of office was administered by the Chief Justice of the Gauhati High Court, Ajai Lamba, at the …
  • Mizoram’s new Governor arrives in Aizawl 05 Nov 2019 09:31 NET Bureau Mizoram’s Governor-designate PS Sreedharan Pillai landed at the Lengpui Airport on Monday afternoon. On his arrival, he was greeted by Chief Minister Zoramthanga, Home Minister Lalchamliana, Chief Secretary Lalnunmawia Chuango, IGP LH Shanliana, …
  • Pillai takes oath as new governor of Mizoram 05 Nov 2019 08:43
  • Mizoram Education Minister faces nepotism allegation 30 Oct 2019 10:36 NET Bureau The Opposition Congress in Mizoram has alleged that the Mizo National Front Government has made 91 backdoor appointments under the Education Department – most of which were done by Education Minister Lalchhandama Ralte – since it assumed power …
  • Pillai to take oath as Mizoram Governor on Nov 5 29 Oct 2019 11:50 NET Bureau The swearing-in ceremony of P Sreedhar Pillai as the new Governor of Mizoram will be held on November 5, officials said here on Monday. The officials said that the Mizoram government received a communication from Pillai saying that he intends to …
  • Mizoram: Indian and Japanese Army contingents jointly practised team-building exercises 27 Oct 2019 06:53 NET Bureau Indian and Japanese Army contingents jointly practised several team-building exercises on Friday in Mizoram’s Vairengte town. The second edition of bilateral annual military exercise Dharma Guardian – 2019 between Indian and Japanese Army …
  • P.S. Sreedharan Pillai appointed as Governor of Mizoram 25 Oct 2019 19:30 New Delhi (India), Oct 25 (ANI): BJP leader P.S. Sreedharan Pillai was on Friday appointed Governor of Mizoram. The 65-year-old Pillai headed the Kerala unit of BJP. The appointment was made by President Ram Nath Kovind. Pillai's appointment will take …
  • P S Sreedharan Pillai is new Mizoram governor 25 Oct 2019 17:36
  • Everything for good: Incumbent Mizoram Governor 25 Oct 2019 16:32 Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 25 (IANS) Incumbent Mizoram Governor P. S. Sreedharan Pillai after hearing the news of his new posting reacted by saying, “everything is for good,”. The 65-year old Pillai is presently the state BJP president and is one of the most …
  • Mizoram rejects centre's proposal to amend Indian Forest Act 25 Oct 2019 08:43 The letter dated October 21 was written after a consultation meeting was held in Aizawl last week. Aizawl: The Mizoram government has "rejected" the centre's proposal to amend the Indian Forest Act, 1927, as the proposed amendments are in …
  • 19 more Bru families return to Mizoram 24 Oct 2019 07:58 NET Bureau Eighty-two people belonging to 19 Bru families living in relief camps of Tripura left for Mizoram on Wednesday during the ongoing repatriation, officials said here. With this 19, a total of 148 Bru families have been repatriated since the ninth …
  • ‘25% Mizoram sex workers have HIV, highest in India’ 22 Oct 2019 07:13 NET Bureau Almost one in every four sex workers have HIV in Mizoram – the highest in the country – the Sentinel Surveillance, conducted by the National AIDS Control Organisation (NACO), has found. Meghalaya, the survey found, was the second worst in the …
  • Indo-Japan joint military exercise Dharma Guardian begins in Mizoram 20 Oct 2019 06:38 NET Bureau Second edition of bilateral annual military Exercise Dharma Guardian – 2019 between Indian and Japan Army commenced on saturday at Counter Insurgency and Jungle Warfare School (CIJWS) Vairengte, Mizoram, India. The Japanese contingent is …
  • Indo-Japan joint military exercise begins in Mizoram 19 Oct 2019 14:50
  • Joint India-Japan military exercise in Mizoram 16 Oct 2019 06:47 NET Bureau A 25-member team of the Japanese Ground Self-Defence Forces is scheduled to undergo a joint military exercise with Indian Army soldiers at the Counter-Insurgency and Jungle Warfare School in Mizoram’s Vairengte from October 19 to November 2. The …
  • With nine cases a day, Mizoram becomes State with highest HIV prevalence rate 14 Oct 2019 11:09 Mizoram, one of the least populated States in India, reports nine positive cases of Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) a day. The virus “strike rate” has made Mizoram top the list of States with an HIV …
  • FIR against alleged threats to the leaders of Mizoram Bru Displaced People's Forum 13 Oct 2019 16:30 Guwahati: Mizoram Bru Displaced People's Forum (MBDPF) general secretary Bruno Msha on Sunday filed FIR against alleged threats to the leaders of the organisations. In the FIR, Msha said that the threatening "Public Notification', fixed in the …
  • Mizoram records nine HIV positive cases every day 12 Oct 2019 11:31 Express News Service GUWAHATI: With nine positive cases of HIV-AIDS being reported in Mizoram every day, the state’s Chief Minister Zoramthanga has made a clarion call to fight the menace. The land-locked and Christian-majority Mizoram, which shares porous …
  • Five more Bru families return to Mizoram from Tripura 12 Oct 2019 05:37 NET Bureau Five more Bru families were repatriated from relief camps in Tripura to their native Mizoram on Friday, a top Mizoram government official said. Mizoram Home Secretary Lalbiakzama said at least 64 Bru families have returned from Tripura since the …
  • Mizoram lifts ban on import of pigs from other states 11 Oct 2019 08:21 NET Bureau The Mizoram government has allowed procurement of pigs and piglets from other states but the ban on import of swine from neighbouring countries such as Myanmar and Bangladesh is still on, a state minister said on Thursday. The state government …
  • Repatriation of Reang tribals to Mizoram runs into rough weather 09 Oct 2019 11:32 Agartala/Aizawl, Oct 9 (IANS) The much-awaited repatriations of over 35,000 Reang tribal refugees, sheltered in seven relief camps in northern Tripura, is running into rough weather as the migrants are reluctant to return to their villages in Mizoram …
  • Tripura tribals’ bodies slam Mizoram for ‘false’ campaign 09 Oct 2019 09:39 Aizawl, Oct 9 (IANS) Various Chakma tribals’ organisations on Wednesday criticised the Mizoram government and Chief Minister Zoramthanga for an alleged ‘false campaign against the Chakmas and mistreatment to the students in the state’. Despite efforts by …
  • Mizoram: Citizenship issue vaguely subdued, but stays alive 07 Oct 2019 12:25 Aizawl, Oct 7 (IANS) Union Home Minister Amit Shah’s recent visit to Mizoram has “marginally subdued the core issue of the Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB) but antagonism against the CAB remains as an undercurrent”, according to a political analyst here on …
  • 51 Bru families return to Mizoram — officials 06 Oct 2019 22:41 New Delhi, Oct. 6 (PTI): As many as 51 families belonging to displaced Bru tribals, who have been living in Tripura as refugees, have returned to Mizoram in fresh efforts for their repatriation, officials said on Sunday. A total of about 5,400 Bru families …
  • 51 Bru families return to Mizoram: Officials 06 Oct 2019 08:09
  • When Mizoram shows way to reuse Durga idol 06 Oct 2019 06:39 Goddess Durga has a fibreglass ‘avatar’ in Mizoram and it has much to do with slaying the demon of ecological degradation. There are very few temples in Mizoram, where 87% of the population is Christian. Of the 13 that are managed by the Central Gorkha …
  • Mizoram: Shah offers to accommodate 'special safeguard' in Citizenship Bill 06 Oct 2019 03:59 Aizawl: Union Home Minister Amit Shah assured people of Mizoram on Saturday that the draft Citizenship Amendment Bill will be altered to accommodate a ''special safeguard'' aimed at ensuring that it does not hamper a long-standing provision …
  • Mizoram people opposed to Citizenship Amendment Bill: CM Zoramthanga 05 Oct 2019 21:31 The Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2019 could open a "floodgate of illegal immigrants" in Mizoram, an official statement said. Mizoram: Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga Saturday told visiting Union Home Minister Amit Shah that the people of …
  • Development projects for Mizoram doubled: Shah 05 Oct 2019 12:45 Aizawl, Oct 5 (IANS) Union Home Minister Amit Shah said here on Saturday the Narendra Modi government had doubled projects for development of Mizoram compared with the Congress-led government. After inaugurating the North East Handloom and Handicraft …
  • Mizoram to have broad gauge rail line by 2021 05 Oct 2019 10:51 Aizawl: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday said that Mizoram’s capital Aizawl will be connected through a broad gauge railway line by 2021. Inaugurating the handloom and handicraft exhibition organized by the North East Council here, Shah said the …
  • NDA government doubled fund allocation for projects in Mizoram: Amit Shah 05 Oct 2019 10:36 By PTI AIZAWL: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday said the BJP-led government at the Centre has doubled the allocation of funds for developmental projects in Mizoram than what the UPA government had done. Shah was speaking at the inauguration of the …
  • Modi govt doubled developmental projects for Mizoram: Amit Shah 05 Oct 2019 08:06
  • Amit Shah to visit Mizoram to build consensus on Citizenship Amendment Bill 05 Oct 2019 06:05 NET Bureau Home Minister and BJP president Amit Shah is scheduled to visit Aizawl on Saturday in a bid to reach out to the North East on the proposed Citizenship Amendment Bill. Ahead of Shah’s visit, large scale protests against the legislation had …
  • Amit Shah to visit Mizoram today 05 Oct 2019 06:01
  • Mizoram NGO withdraws protest, to sit for discussion with union home minister Amit Shah 05 Oct 2019 05:33 GUWAHATI: Conglomerate of several civil societies organisation, NGO co-ordination committee in Mizoram which had planned to protest during the visit of Union Home Minister, Amit Shah has withdrawn the protest and will sit for discussion on proposed …
  • Amit Shah to visit Mizoram today 05 Oct 2019 04:51 New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday will visit the north eastern state of Mizoram. This will be Shah’s first visit to the state after assuming charge. He will inaugurate North East Handloom and Handicraft exhibition in state’s capital …
  • Citizenship amendment bill: Protests escalate ahead of Amit Shah’s Mizoram visit 05 Oct 2019 03:14 05 Oct 2019, 08:00AM ISTSource: TOI.inUnion home minister, Amit Shah is scheduled to visit Mizoram’s Aizawl on October 5. He will address the issue of centre’s proposed bill to amend the Citizenship Act in November 2019. This has sparked large-scale …
  • Mizoram rejects proposed Forest Act amendment 05 Oct 2019 02:33 The Mizoram government has rejected the Centre’s proposal to amend the “anti-indigenous people” Indian Forest Act, 1927, as its provisions are in “conflict with the special provisions the State enjoys under Article 371G of the Constitution”. Forest rights …
  • Mizoram boycott of Amit Shah called off 04 Oct 2019 22:20 Guwahati: In a a significant development, the coordination committee of NGOs in Mizoram on Friday evening decided to withdraw their boycott of the visit of Union home minister Amit Shah's visit to Aizawl on Saturday. Vanlalrauta, President of the Young …
  • Mizoram NGOs drop protest plan; to meet Amit Shah to convey grievances 04 Oct 2019 15:27
  • Mizoram stands opposed to Forest Act tweak 04 Oct 2019 13:25 Express News Service GUWAHATI: The Mizoram government has rejected the Centre’s proposed amendment to Indian Forests Act, 1927, on the ground that it violates the special provisions guaranteed to the state under Article 371G of the Constitution. Civil …
  • Citizenship (amendment) bill protests erupt in NE ahead of Amit Shah's visit to Mizoram 03 Oct 2019 16:41
  • Repatriation of tribals from Tripura to Mizoram begins 03 Oct 2019 12:39 Aizawl/Agartala, Oct 3 (IANS) Setting aside the impasse over repatriation of 35,000 tribal refugees to their homeland, 233 Reang tribal refugees of 46 families on Thursday left Tripura for their villages in Mizoram, officials said. “Under the …
  • Mizoram CM keen to boost trade with Myanmar 02 Oct 2019 10:24 Aizawl, Oct 2 (IANS) Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga is keen to increase the cross-border trade with Myanmar and discussed this with a visiting military delegation of the neighbouring country, an official said on Wednesday. The ten-member delegation …
  • NGOs to protest Amit Shah visit to Mizoram on October 5 01 Oct 2019 21:00 Guwahati: Mizoram state BJP president J.V. Hluna on Tuesday called upon the civil society, students bodies and NGOs of the state not to boycott the proposed visit of union home minister Amit Shah on October 5. Asserting that his visit would benefit the …
  • BJP MLA appeals to call off protest against Amit Shah in Mizoram 01 Oct 2019 05:56 NET Bureau Amid some speculations that Union Home minister, Amit Shah is visiting Mizoram to discuss Citizenship (Amendment) Bill issue, NGO Co-ordination Committee, a conglomerate of major civil society organisations and student bodies in Mizoram, has …
  • Mizoram NGO to protest on October 5, the day Union Home minister will visit the state 29 Sep 2019 14:38 GUWAHTI: Conglomerate of several civil societies organisation, NGO co-ordination committee will hold protest programme on October 5 the day Union Home minister Amit will visit the state. General Secretary of the committee Lalhmachhuana said that they have …
  • Ordinary residents’ status to Bru refugees: Mizoram party to challenge ECI notification 26 Sep 2019 10:14 Express News Service GUWAHATI: An anti-corruption watchdog-turned-political party in Mizoram will challenge a notification of the Election Commission of India (ECI) in the high court that declared Bru (Reang) refugees as “ordinary residents” of Mizoram. …
  • Amit Shah to visit Mizoram to allay fears 26 Sep 2019 02:20 Guwahati: Union home minister Amit Shah will visit Mizoram on October 5 as part of efforts by BJP to reach out to the Northeast on the proposed citizenship amendment bill. His visit will be preceded by that of Himanta Biswa Sarma, Assam finance minister …
  • Excluded from Assam NRC, hundreds try to enter Mizoram, pushed back 23 Sep 2019 15:03 By PTI AIZAWL: Mizoram Home Minister Lalchamliana on Monday said a few hundred people who had been excluded from the NRC list in Assam were detected and pushed back to Assam from the inter-state border since August 31 when the document was released. ALSO …