• MP-elect Lalrosanga to ‘work for development of Mizoram’ 24 May 2019 21:27 Newmai News Network Aizawl | May 24 MP-elect from Mizoram, C Lalrosanga said he would “set out as a disciple of Christ” to work for the development of Mizoram. Lalrosanga contested from the Mizo National Front (MNF) ticket and won the lone Lok Sabha seat …
  • Soul of Mizoram: Cheraw dance 24 May 2019 09:36 Himshree Das Cheraw dance is a traditional cultural dance performed in Mizoram. The dance is characterized by the use of bamboo staves, which are kept in cross and horizontal positions on the ground. It mainly consists of mostly six to eight people holding …
  • MNF wins Mizoram’s lone LS seat 23 May 2019 17:04 Aizawl, May 23 (IANS) C. Lalrosanga of the ruling Mizo National Front (MNF) was declared elected from the state’s lone Lok Sabha seat on Thursday, defeating his nearest Independent rival Lalnghinglova Hmar by 8,307 votes, the Election Commission announced. …
  • Ruling MNF set to win lone Mizoram LS seat 23 May 2019 13:46 Aizawl, May 23 (IANS) C. Lalrosanga, the ruling Mizo National Front (MNF) candidate, is set to secure the lone Lok Sabha seat in Mizoram as he is leading his nearest Independent rival Lalnghinglova Hmar by 8,307 votes. The party has won the Assembly by- …
  • ALERT: In Mizoram, ruling MNF leads in lone LS seat 23 May 2019 05:59
  • Counting of votes starts in Mizoram 23 May 2019 03:42 Aizawl, May 23 (IANS) Counting of votes for the lone Lok Sabha seat in Mizoram began on Thursday under a heavy security blanket. Chief Electoral Officer Ashish Kundra said that under a three-tier security cover, the vote count began in 40 counting halls in …
  • 'Fall Army Worm' attack causes crop loss of Rs 20 crore in Mizoram 22 May 2019 19:41 Image Source : PTI The insect can attack a wide range of crops including rice, sugarcane and vegetables. The occurrence of FAW attack is severe and can multiply in geometric proportions within no time. The fall armyworm (FAW), an insect indigenous to the …
  • Tripura, Mizoram poll results to be delayed for VVPAT slips: officials 21 May 2019 13:58 Agartala/Aizawl, May 21 (IANS) Declartion of results for Lok Sabha polls on Thursday in Tripura and Mizoram would be delayed by three to four hours as counting of ballots would be completed only after tallying of VVPAT slips with EVM vote count in five …
  • Rotavirus Vaccine to be Introduced in Mizoram by July 21 May 2019 12:49 NET Bureau The vaccination for rotavirus is set to be introduced in the state of Mizoram by July 2019. Rotavirus, which according to the WHO, is the most common cause of severe diarrhoeal disease in young children throughout the world. An introductory …
  • Contemporary issues in Mizoram :: Review 21 May 2019 06:01 Contemporary issues in Mizoram :: Book * Contemporary issues in Mizoram :: Book Cover ISBN : 81-8324-938-8 Title : Contemporary issues in Mizoram Author : R. Lalthankhumi, Lalmalsawma Khiangte , David Rosangliana Year : 2019 Pages : 800 Published By Mittal …
  • Over 1300 officials to be deployed for counting in Mizoram 20 May 2019 15:29 Newmai News Network Aizawl| May 20 Over 1300 officials will be deployed for counting of votes for Mizoram’s lone Lok Sabha seat and assembly by-poll on Thursday, officials said on Monday. The election machinery has fully prepared for the counting in which …
  • US ambassador calls for effort to fight AIDS in Mizoram 18 May 2019 06:56  NET Bureau US Ambassador to India Kenneth I Juster arrived on a two-day maiden visit to Mizoram on Thursday. He met Chief Minister Zoramthanga, government officials, church leaders and NGOs working in the fields of HIV/AIDS prevention and drugs …
  • Fall Army Worm outbreak: Mizoram plans to increase maize yield 17 May 2019 23:49 Aizawl, May 17 (PTI): The Mizoram Agriculture department is taking steps to increase maize production despite an outbreak of the Fall Army Worm (FAW), which has left a trail of destruction in the maize fields across the state, officials said on Friday. The …
  • US envoy meets Mizoram CM discuss health, infra 17 May 2019 11:28 Aizawl, May 17 (IANS) US Ambassador to India Kenneth Ian Juster met Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga and discussed possible areas of cooperation in road infrastructure and health care among others, an official release said here on Friday. Accompanied by …
  • Mizoram Governor yet to give nod to NRC-like Bill 17 May 2019 06:37 NET Bureau Mizoram Governor Prof Jagdish Mukhi seems to be not in a hurry to give his consent to Mizoram Maintenance of Household Register Bill, 2019 (MMHRB) passed by Mizoram Assembly on March 20 last. Akin to Assam’s National Register of Citizens (NRC), …
  • MBSE HSSLC Result 2019: Mizoram Board announces Class 12th results, check now at mbse.edu.in 15 May 2019 11:14 Mizoram Board of School Education MBSE has released the MBSE HSSLC class 12 result 2019 today (May 15). Students who appeared for the exam and are awaiting their results can visit the official website of MBSE to check their results. The result has been …
  • Heroin worth Rs 9.50 lakh seized in Mizoram 15 May 2019 08:10 NET Bureau In a joint operation, Mizoram Excise and Narcotics department officials and Assam Rifles personnel have seized 260 gm of heroin from a house at Zuangtui area here, officials said on 14th May. The contraband was concealed inside a false ceiling …
  • 23 Nepali girls rescued in Mizoram 14 May 2019 09:50 Aizawl, May 14 (IANS) Twenty-three Nepali girls, who were victims of human trafficking, were rescued in Mizoram and handed over to Nepalese authorities, police said here on Tuesday. The teenage girls were handed over to Nepal government officials on Friday …
  • Scientists to visit Mizoram to study outbreak of Fall Army Worm 14 May 2019 07:12 NET Bureau Mizoram Agriculture minister C Lalrinsanga on 13th May said a group of scientists would soon visit Mizoram for on the spot study of the outbreak of the Fall Army Worm (FAW) which has left a trail of destruction in the maize fields across the …
  • ‘Rain-loving’ snake discovered in Mizoram 12 May 2019 09:40 It’s literally raining reptiles in the Northeast, and the latest to be discovered has a Mizo name that means rain-loving. A month after a Russian journal published the discovery of a reddish-brown pit viper in Arunachal Pradesh, the New Zealand-based …
  • Five years jail to Mizoram officer in corruption case 09 May 2019 06:26 NET Bureau A special court on 8th May sentenced a senior Mizoram Civil Service (MCS) officer to five years rigorous imprisonment in a corruption case. Special judge Thanglian Mang Guite also imposed a fine of Rs 5 lakh on Lalrempuii Fanai. Fanai, when …
  • 12 Suspected Rohingya Without Valid Documents Arrested In Mizoram: Report 07 May 2019 08:00 NET Bureau A total of 12 suspected Rohingya from Bangladesh were arrested in Mizoram for entering the state without valid travel documents, a police officer said. Eight women and four boys from Bangladesh were taken from a house to Bawngkawn police station …
  • Fall Army Worm attack caused Rs 20cr crop loss in Mizoram 07 May 2019 07:08 Mizoram government has informed the Centre about an estimated crop loss of Rs 20 crore caused by an outbreak of the ‘Fall Army Worm’ (FAW) in the state, a minister said on Tuesday. The outbreak caused by Spodoptera Frugiperda, an insect, has affected maize …
  • 12 more Rohingya youths rescued in Mizoram 06 May 2019 16:18 Aizawl, May 6 (IANS):  The Mizoram Police have rescued 12 young Rohingya Muslim boys and girls, suspected to be victims of human trafficking, after they entered the bordering northeast state from Bangladesh without valid travel documents, officials said on …
  • 12 ‘Rohingyas’ held in India’s Mizoram for illegal entry 06 May 2019 12:49 Twelve suspected Rohingyas, believed to be victims of human trafficking, were arrested in India’s Mizoram for entering the north eastern state without valid travel documents, a police officer said today. Eight women and four boys were apprehended from a …
  • Mizoram HSLC results 2019: Daughter of a vegetable seller tops with 97.2% 06 May 2019 11:33 The youngest child of vegetable vendor, Lalrinnungi topped HSLC exam, among 17,000 students in Mizoram, by scoring 97.2 per cent. (Photo Courtesy: Lalrinnungi) She might have topped Mizoram’s High School Leaving Certificate (HSLC) exam this year, but that …
  • 12 suspected Rohingyas held in Mizoram 06 May 2019 06:14 By PTI AIZAWL: A total of 12 suspected Rohingyas from Bangladesh were arrested in Mizoram for entering the state without valid travel documents, a police officer said on Monday. Eight women and four boys from Bangladesh were taken from a house to Bawngkawn …
  • Mizoram police rescues 23 girls from Nepal while being trafficked 02 May 2019 07:27 NET Bureau On 1st May, at least 23 girls hailing from Nepal were rescued by Mizoram police, who were being allegedly trafficked for flesh trade, a senior police officer said. According to sources, Inspector General of Police (Intelligence and Law and Order …
  • Mizoram MBSE HSLC 10th results declared, websites to check 02 May 2019 06:38 MBSE HSLC 10th results 2019: The students can check the results through the official website mbse.edu.in MBSE HSLC 10th results 2019: The Mizoram Board of Secondary Education (MBSE) has declared the results of Class 10 examinations. The examination was …
  • Nepali, Rohingya Muslim girls rescued in Mizoram 01 May 2019 09:44 Aizawl, May 1 (IANS) The Mizoram Police have rescued 31 teenage Nepali and Rohingya Muslim girls, suspected to be victims of human trafficking, an official said on Wednesday. “Police last week rescued 23 Nepali and eight Rohingya Muslim girls. We suspect …
  • Mizoram: Crops of over 80 villages affected after Fall Armyworm (FAWs) attack 29 Apr 2019 08:14 NET Bureau Mizoram, a highly agriculture depending state, has been presently invaded by Fall Armyworms (FAWs),  a dangerous crop damaging pest, creating fear among farmers, who constituted more than 70 per cent of the total population. The farmers are …
  • Mizoram: Crops of over 80 villages affected after FAWs attack 28 Apr 2019 16:21 Newmai News Network Aizawl | April 28 Mizoram, a highly agriculture depending state, has been presently invaded by Fall Armyworms (FAWs),  a dangerous crop damaging pest, creating fear among farmers, who constituted more than 70 per cent of the total …
  • Congress in Mizoram against renaming of medical college 28 Apr 2019 16:21 Congress leaders addressing mediapersons on April 28. (NNN Photo) Newmai News Network Aizawl | April 28 The Congress in Mizoram demanded that the newly renamed Zoram Medical College be called by its previous name approved by the Medical Council of India ( …
  • 8 Rohingya women deported back to Assam by Mizoram police 27 Apr 2019 07:16 NET Bureau The Mizoram police deported eight young Rohingya women, suspected to be victims of human trafficking, to neighbouring Assam on Friday after they were arrested near the border of the two states in Kolasib district a day ago, police said. The …
  • Mizoram boy who rushed chicken to hospital receives PETA India's 'Compassionate Kid' award 26 Apr 2019 18:19 By Online Desk Young Derek C Lalchhanhima, who became an internet sensation for rushing his neighbour's chicken to the hospital after accidentally running over it with his bicycle has been awarded for his compassionate act by PETA India.  Unaware that …
  • Jr Girls C’ship: Gujarat, Mizoram in quarters 25 Apr 2019 21:29 Kolhapur, April 25 (IANS): The final round of fixtures in the group stages of the Junior Girls’ National Football Championships 2019 came to a close on Thursday with Gujarat and Mizoram becoming the last two teams to book their place in the quarterfinals, …
  • Protest by Varsity Students, Staff in Mizoram 24 Apr 2019 06:18 NET Bureau Students, faculty members and staff of the ICFAI University, Mizoram, yesterday burnt copies of the varsity prospectus in protest against the “inaction” of their sponsor society – the ICFAI Society headquartered at Hyderabad – to meet their …
  • A mini Mizoram in Chennai 23 Apr 2019 18:19 It is the combination of white, red and black fabric, and the intriguing headgear that stand out at the backyard of the Police Officers’ Mess, Egmore. The excitement around clicking selfies in the traditional Mizoram attire is palpable. The women were …
  • National Football: Mizoram, Kerala register big wins 21 Apr 2019 15:44 Kolhapur, April 21 (IANS) After a thrilling first day of action, the second day of the Junior Girls’ National Football Championships, here on Sunday, featured five games as the first round of fixtures in the group stages came to a close. Amid good football …
  • Mizoram: Opposition parties draw fresh tirades at ruling MNF post poll 19 Apr 2019 03:03 Newmai News Network Aizawl | April 18 Even after a week since polling for the lone Lok Sabha seat in Mizoram was held, the post poll tirades between the ruling Mizo National Front (MNF) and two key opposition parties- Zoram People’s Movement (ZPM) and …
  • WATCH: Ex-Mizoram governor Aziz Qureshi gives controversial statement, says Pulwama attack planned by PM 18 Apr 2019 06:38 Ex-Mizoram governor Aziz Qureshi Ex-Mizoram governor Aziz Qureshi has given a controversial statement related to Pulwama attack which took place in February this year. “You planned it (the attack) so that you get a chance. But people understand everything. …
  • Mizoram Records Highest Temperature in 20 Years 17 Apr 2019 06:11 NET Bureau Mizoram on Monday experienced its hottest day in 20 years as the mercury level touched 34.2 degrees Celsius. The temperature has been increasing due to deforestation in many areas of the State. Sources from the Science and Technology department …
  • Violent storm damages houses in Mizoram-Assam border, Meghalaya 16 Apr 2019 05:56 NET Bureau More than 75 houses were damaged when a violent wind hit Mizoram on Monday morning, officials of state Disaster Management and Rehabilitation department said. However, no casualties were reported. At least 41 houses were destroyed in Vairengte …
  • Houses damaged in Mizoram-Assam border, Meghalaya 15 Apr 2019 19:18 Newmai News Network Aizawl | April 15 More than 75 houses were damaged when a violent wind hit Mizoram on Monday morning, officials of state Disaster Management and Rehabilitation department said. However, no casualties were reported. At least 41 houses …
  • EX-Mizoram Governor claims PM Modi ‘planned’ Pulwama attack 15 Apr 2019 11:07 Category: India Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: Apr 15, 2019, 12:17 pm IST Updated: Apr 15, 2019, 12:17 pm IST Sehore: Former Governor of Mizoram and Congress leader Aziz Qureshi has claimed that the ghastly terror attack in Pulwama that claimed the …
  • Permit opening of liqour shops till May 27: HC to Mizoram 14 Apr 2019 17:06 Newmai News Network Aizawl | April 14 The Gauhati High Court on April 13 asked the Mizoram government to allow re-opening of liquor shops across Mizoram till May 27 or “The Mizoram Liquor (Prohibition) Bill, 2019” is notified, following appeals by bonded …
  • Outnumbered in Mizoram rolls, men outdo women in voting 12 Apr 2019 14:15 Aizawl, April 12 (IANS) Though outnumbered by women in Mizoram’s electoral lists for the past many decades, 1.07 per cent more men cast their votes than women in Thursday’s Lok Sabha polls in the northeastern state, a top official said on Friday. Besides …
  • Over 62% voters cast ballots in Mizoram 11 Apr 2019 14:23 A woman belonging to the Reang Bru tribe waits outside a polling station, before casting her vote during the first phase of general elections, at Mamit district of Mizoram. Photograph: PTI Photo Aizawl/Agartala, April 11 (IANS) Over 62 per cent of the …
  • Lok Sabha Elections: Nagaland Records 57%, Mizoram 43% Voter Turnout Till 1 pm 11 Apr 2019 11:00 In the first phase of the Lok Sabha elections on Thursday, 11 April, Nagaland recorded 57 percent voter turnout till 1 pm, whereas Mizoram saw 43.38 percent voter turnout. Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal after voting said “people have already made …
  • Over 50% polling recorded in Mizoram 11 Apr 2019 10:06 Aizawl/Agartala, April 11 (IANS) Over half of the 787,777 electorate cast their votes in the first seven hours of polling on Thursday for the lone Lok Sabha seat in Mizoram under heavy security cover, a top official said. The state’s Chief Electoral …
  • Balloting for Lok Sabha polls begins in Mizoram 11 Apr 2019 02:51 Aizawl, April 11 (IANS) The balloting for the lone Lok Sabha constituency in Mizoram began on Thursday under heavy security cover, officials said. According to the election officials, the polling began at 7 am in 1,175 polling stations and will continue …
  • Mizoram to set up own construction corporation 08 Apr 2019 15:33 Newmai News Network Aizawl | April 8 The Mizoram government would set up ‘state construction corporation’ to execute construction works of both Central and state projects, according to Mizoram Information and Communication minister, Robert Romawia Royte. …
  • NDA will win Lok Sabha elections: Mizoram BJP president JV Hluna 08 Apr 2019 13:18 NET Bureau BJP Mizoram president John V Hluna Monday claimed that the NDA will retain power at the Centre and the party’s Lok Sabha candidate in the state could become Union Minister if he wins the election. Nirupam Chakma is the BJP’s candidate for the …
  • Non-BJP candidates in Mizoram vow to fight citizenship bill ‘tooth and nail’ if voted to power in Lok Sabha election 07 Apr 2019 11:45 NET Bureau In the 12 Lok Sabha elections held since 1972 in Mizoram, a candidate from a non-ruling party has won the state’s lone parliamentary seat only twice, in 1980 and 1998. Will 2019 polls be the third time? The main fight in Mizoram is between young …
  • 117 polling stations for women in Mizoram 07 Apr 2019 08:34 There would be 117 all-women polling stations with women polling officials and security staff for the lone Lok Sabha seat in the north eastern state of Mizoram in India. Polling for the lone Lok Sabha seat in Mizoram and the bypoll to the Aizawl West …
  • 117 all women polling stations in Mizoram: CEO 06 Apr 2019 16:58 Aizawl, April 6 (PTI): Mizoram Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Ashish Kundra Saturday said there would be 117 all women polling stations, manned by women polling officials and women security staff for the lone Lok Sabha seat in the state. Polling for the …
  • One ‘critical’ polling station in Mizoram 05 Apr 2019 16:19 AIZAWL, April 5 (PTI): The Election Commission has classified only one polling station in Mizoram as ‘critical’, a state election department official said Thursday. Of the 1,175 polling stations in the state, Gegaguluksura in southern Mizoram’s Lawngtlai …
  • DC issues order banning movement of vehicles from Myanmar to Mizoram 05 Apr 2019 16:19 Aizawl, April 5 (PTI): The deputy commissioner of Champhai district has issued an order banning movement of all vehicles from Myanmar to Mizoram from Friday, an official statement said. Movement of people would not be restricted as of now, but the …
  • Lengteng Wildlife Sanctuary, Mizoram 05 Apr 2019 09:59 NET Bureau Situated in the eastern part, adjacent to the Murlen National Park, within Champhai district, Lengteng Wildlife Sanctuary covers an area of 80 square kilometers and is at a distance of nearly 200 kilometers from Aizawl, the capital of Mizoram. …
  • Mizoram Boy Runs Over Chicken, Rushes It To Hospital With His 'Savings' 04 Apr 2019 04:25 A pic going viral online shows Derek at the hospital. A young boy from Mizoram has won the Internet over with his innocence and empathy. Derek C Lalchhanhima from Sairang, all of 6 years old, has gone viral for trying to help a chicken that he accidentally …
  • Women U-23: Nagaland trash Mizoram 03 Apr 2019 21:17 Dimapur, March 30 (MExN): Nagaland team continued their scintillating runs at last match of the Round IX – Plate Group Women’s Cricket Under-23 one-day league by defeating Mizoram by 9 wickets. Electing to bat after winning the toss, a tight bowling from …
  • Meet Six-year-old Kid who took Chicken to Hospital in Mizoram 03 Apr 2019 12:59 NET Bureau Social media on Wednesday showered love and praise on a young child from Mizoram who accidentally hit a chick while riding his cycle and later took it to a nearby hospital for treatment. Six-year-old Derek C Lalchhanhima from Sairang, Mizoram, …
  • BJP is Mizoram's 'last hope', says party's first Lok Sabha poll candidate from state 03 Apr 2019 08:54 NEW DELHI/ AIZAWL: Feeling betrayed by the Congress, people in Mizoram see Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a “messiah” of development and the BJP as their "last hope", claims Nirupam Chakma, the saffron party's first Lok Sabha candidate …
  • Mizoram’s Civil Society Groups Threaten to Boycott LS Polls 02 Apr 2019 10:11 NET Bureau  Mizoram’s civil society groups have threatened to boycott election to the lone Lok Sabha seat in the State scheduled for April 11 if the Bru refugees are not made to cast their votes in their respective polling stations where they are enlisted …
  • Lalthlamuani is first woman to fight Mizoram LS poll 31 Mar 2019 12:00 Aizawl, March 31 (IANS) For the first time in the Lok Sabha elections in Mizoram, a woman, Lalthlamuani, 63, is trying her luck. The fate of all six candidates, including independent aspirant Lalthlamuani, will be decided on April 11. Though women voters …
  • ‘Alcohol ban in Mizoram to save future generations’ 31 Mar 2019 08:48 Aizawl, March 31 (IANS) Come Monday and alcohol will not be available in Mizoram. State Excise and Narcotics Minister K. Beichhua said the MNF government had taken the step to save future generations from the menace of alcohol and drugs, and establish a …
  • EC Asks Mizoram Govt not to Notify Prohibition Law Till Polls End 30 Mar 2019 07:13 NET Bureau The Election Commission has instructed the Mizo National Front (MNF) led the Mizoram government to put its proposed prohibition law on hold till the Lok Sabha election process is over. The Mizoram Liquor (Prohibition) Bill, 2019, which was …
  • ECI asks Mizoram govt not to notify Prohibition Law till poll process ends 29 Mar 2019 18:00 Newmai News Network Aizawl | March 29 The Election Commission of India (ECI) has instructed the Mizo National Front (MNF) led Mizoram government to put its proposed Prohibition Law on hold till the Lok Sabha election process is over. The Mizoram Liquor ( …
  • Steps to maximise young voters’ participation in Mizoram 29 Mar 2019 15:37 Aizawl, March 29 (PTI): The Mizoram Election office was taking a number of steps to encourage young and first time voters to exercise their franchise in the coming Lok Sabha polls, Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Ashish Kundra said Friday. The CEO said that …
  • Lok Sabha Election 2019: First Woman Candidate from Mizoram Lalthlamuani 29 Mar 2019 09:09 In Mizoram, which strictly followed a patriarchal family, the participation of women in active politics is very minimal and still a far cry as compared to other states despite high literacy rate and women playing key roles in almost all walks of life. …
  • Six candidates in fray for lone Lok Sabha seat in Mizoram 28 Mar 2019 14:38
  • Ex-Navy sailor bats for ‘free movement regime’ along Mizoram-Myanmar border 28 Mar 2019 11:54 Express News Service GUWAHATI: A former Indian Navy sailor, who is contesting the Lok Sabha elections in Mizoram, has pledged that his party, People’s Representation for Identity and Status of Mizoram (PRISM), will work towards restoring the “free movement …
  • People Suffering Under BJP, says ZPM-Congress in Mizoram 28 Mar 2019 10:48 NET Bureau Zoram People’s Movement (ZPM) and Congress, the two parties that forged alliance to contest the upcoming Lok Sabha elections and assembly by-election to Aizawl West-I seat, on Wednesday launched a scathing attack on the BJP government headed by …
  • EC’s special police observers for Tripura, Mizoram, Bengal, Jharkhand 27 Mar 2019 10:07 Agartala, March 27 (IANS) The Election Commission has appointed Special Central Police Observers for Tripura, Mizoram, West Bengal and Jharkhand, an official said here on Wednesday. An official of the Tripura Election Department said that former Director …
  • Mizoram To Once Again Become Dry State From April 1 27 Mar 2019 08:40 NET Bureau Mizoram is going to be a dry state, once again, from April 1 this year. The Mizoram Legislative Assembly has passed the Mizoram Liquor Prohibition Bill 2019, which seeks to ban consumption, manufacture and sale of liquor for general public. …
  • ‘CAB not Dangerous for Mizoram’ 26 Mar 2019 13:24 NET Bureau BJP nominee for lone Lok Sabha seat Nirupam Chakma on Monday said the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill is not dangerous for Mizoram. Chakma, who filed his nomination paper on Monday, told reporters that the bill was politically motivated by some …
  • Battle Between BJP & Non-BJP in Mizoram: ZPM-Cong Nominee 25 Mar 2019 10:41 NET Bureau Zoram People’s Movement (ZPM)-Congress combine nominee Lalnghinglova Hmar on Saturday said the upcoming Lok Sabha polls will be a decisive battle between the BJP, its allies and the non-BJP parties. Speaking to reporters after filing his …
  • Backed by Cong-ZPM, sports journalist files nomination in Mizoram as Independent 23 Mar 2019 19:28 Aizawl, March 23 (PTI): Sports journalist and Mizoram Football Association honorary secretary Lalnghinglova Hmar filed his nomination for the lone Mizoram Lok Sabha seat as the candidate of the Congress-ZPM combine on Saturday. The opposition Zoram People’ …
  • Mizoram Chief Electoral Officer Issues Notice To PRISM Leaders On Secession 23 Mar 2019 17:15 Chief Electoral Officer in Mizoram has asked People’s Representation for Identity and Status of Mizoram (PRISM) leaders to clear their stand on their election issue ‘secession’. PRISM was an anti-corruption body which made its debut as a political party in …
  • Mizoram House passes Bill, to go dry from April 1 21 Mar 2019 18:48 Aizawl, March 21 (IANS) Mizoram is going to be a dry state, once again, from April 1 this year. The Mizoram Legislative Assembly has passed the Mizoram Liquor Prohibition Bill 2019, which seeks to ban consumption, manufacture and sale of liquor for general …
  • Bill passed to bring back total prohibition in Mizoram 21 Mar 2019 13:40 Mizoram assembly has passed a bill to bring back total prohibition of liquor in the northeastern state after four years. The state government decided to prohibit manufacture, import, sale and consumption of liquor for the common people for their general …
  • To check illegal immigrants, assembly passes Mizoram Maintenance of Household Register Bill, 2019 20 Mar 2019 14:20 Guwahati: What is aimed at identifying illegal immigrants, Mizoram assembly unanimously passed Mizoram Maintenance of Household Register Bill, 2019. Under the law a comprehensive data base of residents will be maintained. The government wants to provide …
  • Construction of Toilet Block by Assam Rifles at Tualcheng Village in Mizoram 20 Mar 2019 08:06 NET Bureau Aizwal Battalion of HQ 23 Sector Assam Rifles under aegis of Inspector General Assam Rifles (East) constructed a three – seated Toilet Block under Operation Samaritan project 2018-19 in village Tualcheng of Champhai District, Mizoram.   Assam …
  • Mizoram CM presents Rs 3,588 crore vote on account 19 Mar 2019 16:40 Aizawl, March 19 (IANS) Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga tabled the Rs 3,588.85 crore vote on account for the first four months of 2019-20 in the Assembly, here on Tuesday. Zoramthanga who also holds the finance portfolio said Mizoram was witnessing …
  • ECI to set up 15 poll stations for Brus on Mizoram-Tripura border 19 Mar 2019 11:11 NET Bureau Amid stiff opposition from civil society groups, the Election Commission of India (ECI) will set up 15 polling stations at Kanhmun village in Mizoram’s western most Mamit district along the state border with Tripura for Bru voters, lodged at six …
  • K Rajasekharan quits as Mizoram Governor, may contest Lok Sabha polls 17 Mar 2019 00:15 Image Source : PTI President Ramnath kovind President Ram Nath Kovind has accepted the resignation of Mizoram Governor Kummanam Rajasekharan amid speculation that he will be the BJP candidate in Thiruvananthapuram in the Lok Sabha elections. A communique …
  • Over 1,100 Differently-Abled People Receive Assistance in Mizoram 16 Mar 2019 07:50 NET Bureau As many as 1,160 differently-abled people were given assistance under The Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016, during 2017-2018, social welfare minister K Beichhua informed the state assembly on Friday. There are two observation homes …
  • Congress and ZPM forge alliance in Mizoram 12 Mar 2019 18:24 AIZAWL: The opposition Zoram People's Movement (ZPM) in Mizoram and the Congress have forged an alliance to contest the Lok Sabha election and an assembly by-poll, Congress sources said on Tuesday. According to the understanding, which will be …
  • C. Lalsawta appointed Mizoram's first Lokayukta chairman 12 Mar 2019 16:16 [India], Mar 12 (ANI): The Governor of Mizoram, Jagdish Mukhi, appointed retired IAS officer C. Lalsawta as the first Chairman of the new-constituted Lokayukta at Durbar Hall here on Tuesday. The oath-taking ceremony was presided over by Chief Secretary …
  • Mizoram Governor for more border trade with neighbouring nations 12 Mar 2019 13:44 Aizawl, March 12 (IANS) Acting Mizoram Governor Jagdish Mukhi has said border trade with Myanmar and Bangladesh would be pursued for the benefit of the state. On the opening day of the budget session of the Assembly here on Tuesday, the Governor said: “In …
  • Mizoram cabinet clears bill for benefit of bona fide citizens 10 Mar 2019 04:22 Aizawl, March 9 (PTI): The Mizoram cabinet has approved a bill, which seeks to ensure only “bona fide Indian citizens” living in the state receive the benefits of government schemes, an official said Sunday. The Mizoram Maintenance of Household …
  • Assam Governor takes additional charge of Mizoram 09 Mar 2019 10:16 Aizawl, March 9 (IANS) Assam Governor Jagdish Mukhi was on Saturday sworn-in as the 24th Governor of Mizoram after being given the additional charge. Gauhati High Court judge, Justice Nelson Sailo administered the oath of office to Mukhi at a simple …
  • Jagdish Mukhi Sworn in as Governor of Mizoram 09 Mar 2019 07:59 NET Bureau Jagdish Mukhi was on Saturday sworn-in as the Governor of Mizoram at a simple function at the Raj Bhavan in Aizawl. Gauhati High Court judge, Justice Nelson Sailo administered the oath of office to Mukhi. Mukhi is also the Governor of Assam. He …
  • Mizoram to set up Lokayukta on Monday 09 Mar 2019 07:11 NET Bureau The Mizoram government will set up Lokayukta, an anti-corruption ombudsman, to eradicate corruption in the state, an official of state’s law and judicial department said on Friday. The government has recently appointed Lalsawta, a retired IAS …
  • Kummanam Rajasekharan quits as Mizoram Governor, likely to re-enter Kerala politics 08 Mar 2019 19:01 Mizoram Governor Kummanam Rajasekharan has stepped down from his post, fuelling speculation that he will be fielded as the BJP candidate in the Thiruvananthapuram Lok Sabha constituency. Assam Governor Jagdish Mukhi has been given temporary charge of the …
  • Japan keen to extend more help to Tripura, Mizoram 08 Mar 2019 18:28 Agartala/Aizawl, March 8 (IANS) Japan is keen to extend all possible financial and technical help for the development of Tripura and Mizoram, particularly in the fields of infrastructure, bamboo development, agriculture, disaster management and human …
  • Mizoram governor K Rajasekharan quits, fuels buzz of poll fight 08 Mar 2019 15:29 Kummanam Rajasekharan has resigned as Mizoram governor less than 10 months after being appointed to the post setting of speculation that the senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader from Kerala may fight the Lok Sabha polls from Thiruvananthapuram, a seat held …
  • Rajasekharan quits as Mizoram Governor; sets of speculation of fighting Lok Sabha polls from Kerala for BJP 08 Mar 2019 13:46 THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Kummanam Rajasekharan has resigned as Mizoram Governor less than 10 months after being appointed to the post, setting of speculation that the senior BJP leader from Kerala may fight the Lok Sabha polls from Thiruvananthapuram, a seat …
  • Kummanam Rajasekharan resigns as Mizoram Governor, Jagdish Mukhi given additional charge 08 Mar 2019 10:36 [India], March 8 (ANI): Kummanam Rajasekharan, the Governor of Mizoram resigned from his office on Friday and President Ram Nath Kovind has accepted the resignation. President Kovind has given Assam Governor Jagdish Mukhi additional charge of Mizoram. …
  • President accepts Mizoram governor's resignation 08 Mar 2019 08:27 Assam Governor Jagdish Mukhi has been given additional charge of the state. PTI| Mar 08, 2019, 01.28 PM IST New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind has accepted the resignation of Mizoram Governor Kummanam Rajasekharan, a Rashtrapati Bhavan spokesperson said …