October 04, 2022 11:06 am
A clash had taken place in the same area in March 2018 when MZP functionaries attempted to construct a wooden hut there and more than 60 people were injured.
August 18, 2021 8:00 am
While Mizoram alleged Assam Police opened fire on three Mizo civilians, Assam claimed miscreants from the other side fired first, after which Assam Police retaliated.
August 14, 2021 10:13 pm
A senior official from Assam said that the local residents suspected that miscreants from "the other side of the border" were behind it.
August 08, 2021 3:43 pm
His years as an armed insurgent are two decades in the past. Since then, Zoramthanga has helped Mizoram emerge as NE’s most peaceful state. When it comes to land though, the 77-yr-old CM won’t back down, as Assam just found.
August 04, 2021 8:11 am
The gains, however little, achieved through decades of work of civil liberties groups, and milestone judgments are reversed through the open endorsement of custodial violence by an elected government.
August 03, 2021 12:50 pm
The situation at the border is still tense. The government of India is talking to both the states. We, both the states, are also talking to each other using our own channels. We hope a solution will emerge.
August 01, 2021 7:41 am
Sarma says let a ‘neutral’ agency probe; Mizoram blames Assam for impasse
July 31, 2021 10:00 pm
Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi said this is not a new issue and past governments have also handled it, but there has never been a conflagration like this before that central forces needed to be deployed on the interstate border.
August 02, 2021 8:55 am
Assam-Mizoram border dispute Highlights: While Assam-Mizoram border stayed quiet, Guwahati moved in to defuse tensions with some of its northeastern neighbours like Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh to ensure tranquility along the interstate boundaries.
July 31, 2021 8:13 am
Assam government’s advisory warning people against travelling to Mizoram is disturbing. It must withdraw it