No one had filed nominations in at least 24 villages in Aizawl district and two in Kolasib district by the deadline.
A law to declare Mizoram's northern regions bordering Manipur a "disturbed area" will be introduced in the next assembly session.
The spokesperson added there are currently two warrants of arrest against Famhoite.
The party recorded an electoral victory for the first time in Mizoram earlier this year when it won seven village councils (equivalents of panchayats) in the Chakma Autonomous District Council
Being a man in a matrilineal society does not mean that one is bereft of any role or authority, but not everybody is convinced.
Also hundreds of students in school uniforms had lined the street approaching Raj Bhavan to protest the Governor issue
Thenzawl town, spread across a picturesque meadow-valley 27 kms west of Serchhip town, saw at least 91 houses damaged.
This will be the first time either of these actions is taken within Mizoram since the end of the Mizo insurgency almost three decades ago.
In many places in the Northeast, beef is a lesser meat, but widely consumed.
Says ready to be hanged in public if allegations are proved.
Qureshi, who was appointed by the UPA government, was told to quit after change in Government.
The arms smuggler told interrogators he procured the consignment from Myanmar’s border with Mizoram.
Over the past one and a half years, 838 young people from Mizoram have completed skills training in concrete, glazed tiles and aluminium works.
As New Delhi begins to play an official role in peace talks between Naypyitaw and Myanmar’s ethnic rebel armies, the neighbouring country is gearing up to host Prime Minister Narendra Modi in May (which would be Modi’s second visit there in seven months), said peace envoy and former Mizoram CM Zoramthanga on Monday. The former […]
Wednesday's announcement by the H&TE Department was followed by a post on Facebook by P C Lalrinhlua.
As Mizoram sees the end of prohibition, an artist revisits the illusions of freedom that come with it.
As it reached a house on the outskirts, it attacked a group of women sitting on the porch.
The new VC rolls have been based on the latest electoral rolls of the ECI, which was updated on January 1, 2015.
The Cabinet minister incidentally had been the first one to support the new law during the Assembly debate.
The BJP as the party’s state unit has plans this week to induct more people in areas dominated by ethnic groups.
The event is at Hmuifang, a hilltop village hosting a vast meadow, a lodge, resort and several restaurants.
The HPC has said the dam would submerge farmlands of up to seven nearby villages.
Abductors issued a ransom demand of Rs 5 lakhs, ten women's watches and two mobile handsets.
BJP vision document's reference as 'immigrant' however has been accepted by some faction of the North East people
It turns out the limb was the amputated leg of a male cancer patient from eastern Khawzawl town.
Thangchhuaha, a driver with the BRO, was released on Sunday and brought to his home town of Aizawl.
R Lalzirliana said, "govt will show its anger in such a way that they will never carry out such operations again."
The suspect is a former cadre of the disbanded Bru National Liberation Front.
Elections to 544 rural and 83 urban local bodies in six of the state’s eight districts are scheduled to be held within the next two months.
The Mizo accord is often hailed as one of most successful peace agreements between a government and an armed ethnic insurgency.
Official records show almost 4,000 Bru families who have voting rights in Mizoram continue to live in the relief camps.
Myanmar’s government and leaders of its 16 ethnic rebel armies have agreed to visit India and study the Mizo Accord.
Bru leaders in Mizoram have, meanwhile, steadfastly supported the government’s repatriation process.
Lal Thanhawla kicked off the campaign by sweeping a stretch of road in the city’s main market area.
The state treasury has a daily withdrawal ceiling and funds for combating HIV are apparently not on the priority list.
In all, a little less than 670 families have come home under the formal process.