• 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 …
  • Afraid of losing identity, Bru refugees refuse to return to Mizoram 01 Oct 2019 15:10
  • 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 …
  • Need to establish a good mental hospital in Mizoram:Dr Lalthangliana 21 Sep 2019 15:31 Need to establish a good mental hospital in Mizoram:  Dr R Lalthangliana Mizoram Health minister Dr R Lalthangliana on Saturday said that modern medical science has made it possible to treat Alzheimer patients in a meaningful way. Lalthangliana addressing …
  • Manipur, Mizoram pass bills fearing Assam influx after NRC 19 Sep 2019 17:40 New Delhi: Manipur and Mizoram assemblies have passed legislations that bar non-residents from settling in the states. The move follows apprehension that there will be an exodus from Assam after the National Register of Citizens has been compiled. Even as …
  • Mizoram yet to receive INR 350 cr. from Centre for Bru repatriation 19 Sep 2019 04:30 Aizawl, Sep. 18 (PTI): Mizoram government has not yet received INR 350 crore from the Centre for the proposed repatriation of 4,447 Bru families from six relief camps in Tripura, a senior state Home department official said on Wednesday. The repatriation …
  • Mizoram braces for an anti-illegal immigrants exercise 17 Sep 2019 16:55 |NET Bureau| After the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam, Mizoram braces for an anti-illegal immigrants exercise. Governor Prof Jagdish Mukhi has referred to President Ram Nath Kovind the Mizoram Maintenance of Household Registers Bill, 2019, …
  • Guv sent Registers Bill to Prez, says Mizoram speaker 17 Sep 2019 11:38 NET Bureau Mizoram Assembly speaker Lalrinliana Sailo on Monday said the State Governor has informed him that he referred to President Ram Nath Kovind a Bill that seeks to detect foreigners illegally residing in the northeastern state. The Mizoram …
  • 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 …