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Monday, June 14, 2021



Mizoram’s Zion-a Chana, head of ‘world’s largest family’, dies in Aizawl

June 14, 2021 4:32 am

Chana, who had 38 wives, 89 children and 36 grandchildren, was suffering from diabetes and hypertension.

4 children killed in massive landslide in Mizoram

June 12, 2021 1:10 pm

An Assam-type building, in which a seven-member family lived, was swept away by the retaining wall that collapsed due to a landslip, triggered by rains, police said.

Mizo girl wows all as she aces the keepy-uppy challenge wearing heels

June 06, 2021 11:15 am

The 14-year-old highschooler from Aizawl said she decided to try out the challenge in a new way to inspire others, and to prove that anyone can play football.

In Mizoram village, students trek 3 km uphill to access internet for online exam

June 03, 2021 7:40 pm

Lack of internet connectivity in the remote Mawhrei village has led students to trek up the Tlao Tla (hill), located about 10 km from the border of Myanmar, thrice already this week.

Mizoram man's creative 'jugaad' to take Covid-positive wife to quarantine centre wins the internet

June 04, 2021 12:57 pm

The couple's ride to the quarantine centre was a jeep with a trailer attached to it.

Mizoram CM writes to PM requesting free Covid vaccines, cites state’s special category status

June 02, 2021 4:22 pm

Last month, Zoramthanga had said that Mizoram was reeling under an economic crisis due to a combination of factors, including Covid-19 lockdown, an outbreak of African Swine Fever (ASF), massive wildfire reported in April as well as influx of people due to the coup in Myanmar.

'Leading from the front': Mizoram minister earns praise after photo of him mopping hospital floor goes viral

May 17, 2021 11:20 am

R Lalzirliana, wearing a hospital gown was seen cleaning the floors with a mop at Zoram Medical College (ZMC) hospital, where he is currently admitted after testing positive for COVID-19 earlier this week.

Over 100 policemen on Bengal poll duty among record 229 new Covid-19 cases in Mizoram

April 28, 2021 10:44 am

There are 986 active cases in Mizoram at present and 4,743 patients have recovered, data showed.

Raging for over 30 hours, Mizoram forest fire spreads to towns, gutting homes; IAF called in

April 26, 2021 8:42 am

On Sunday evening, as the fire continued to burn, the Indian Air Force — requisitioned by the Mizoram government — deployed two Mi-17V5 helicopters, equipped with Bambi Bucket, to control it.

23 years after displacement, Bru refugees' resettlement in Tripura begins

April 20, 2021 5:41 pm

The resettlement was held as part of the quadripartite agreement signed between the Centre, Tripura and Mizoram governments and the Bru leaders in January last year to provide over 32,000 Brus permanent resettlement in Tripura.


Cracks on roads, houses damaged as 5.3-magnitude earthquake jolts Mizoram

June 22, 2020 6:51 pm

No casualties have been reported, the official of the state Geology and Mineral Resource Department said.

From young Mizo activists, some food for thought!

September 28, 2018 7:23 am

As part of the Central Government’s Poshan Maah initiative, children — between ages 2-5 —from Aizawl’s Khatla Anganwadi hit the streets with placards exhorting people to eat healthy and stay fit

Slicing off 1,000 km, to bring Mizoram closer to the world

November 16, 2014 2:43 pm

A series of photographs shows the various stages of completion of the Mizoram section of the KMMTTP.

Tight security for voting in Mizoram

April 11, 2014 4:52 pm

Voting for the lone Lok Sabha constituency and an Assembly by-poll in Mizoram began on Friday.


BJP's silence is louder than Congress' celebration. The wait for Modi-Shah's concession speech is still on

June 22, 2020 6:08 pm

The big difference between Congress and the BJP after an election result was at display on Tuesday. While after almost every election defeat Rahul Gandhi addressed the media and answered questions about the result, the BJP headquarters fell silent.

What Rahul did right: It was not the promise of better governance

June 22, 2020 6:08 pm

Congress President Rahul Gandhi is rightly being credited for the grand old party's victory in three crucial states in the Hindi heartland. But what did he do right? It was not the promise of better governance. Manoj CG explains what really worked.

BJP's star campaigner Yogi Adityanath’s emotive appeals turn a damp squib | DECISION 2018

June 22, 2020 6:08 pm

Yogi Adityanath, the man in a saffron robe, has emerged as one of the star campaigners for the BJP in the last few elections. But his speeches in this election making a strong Hindutva pitch failed to get any results.

Campaign heat: The allegations, the promises and more. Who said what on the campaign trail

June 22, 2020 6:08 pm

In the five states where elections were held, here's what national leaders of the BJP and Congress promised to the people.

DECISION 2018: What's at stake in the 5 states this election

June 22, 2020 6:08 pm

As the results of assembly elections in five states unfold, here's a look at the mammoth exercise undertaken by the Election Commission of India.

Life inside the camp of Bru refugees in Tripura

June 22, 2020 6:10 pm

What life is like inside the camps of Bru refugees in Tripura, in their own words.

Speech analysis: How Amit Shah is toning down his attack on illegal migrants

June 22, 2020 6:10 pm

As they say, timing is key. And an analysis of BJP President Amit Shah shows that before a key event across the border, he has dialed down his ferocious speeches against illegal migrants from Bangladesh.

What is at stake for the BJP in Mizoram: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:11 pm

As campaign heat picks up in Mizoram, a look at who is in the fray and what’s at stake for BJP, Congress and the Mizo National Front.

There has been a significant dip in the population of India’s working women: News in Numbers

June 22, 2020 6:18 pm

There is a dip in the population of working women across India. But the northeastern states have a prominent presence. See more: