India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 22, 2016
Ziona Chana, who is believed to head the world's largest family, with 38 wives and 89 children, today celebrated his 72nd birthday at Baktawng Tlangnuam village in central Mizoram's Serchhip district.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 3, 2016
A high alert has been sounded on the Indo-Bangla border in the five states of West Bengal, Tripura, Meghalaya, Assama and Mizoram in the wake of the terror attack in Dhaka with the Border Security Force(BSF) stepping up its vigil.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 27, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated passenger trains for Manipur and Mizoram improving railway connectivity in the land-locked North East region.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday May 18, 2016
Torrential rains and heavy landslides have once again disrupted rail services in southern Assam, Tripura, Manipur and Mizoram, officials said today.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen and Alok Pandey | Friday May 6, 2016
A senior army officer and 8 of his men from 39 Assam Rifles were arrested today for allegedly stealing smuggled gold bars in Mizoram. The alleged smuggler, whom they had allowed to go, had filed the complaint with the police.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday April 9, 2016
Three people including a child, were killed and four fell sick after consuming wild mushrooms in Mizoram, official said in Aizawl today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 11, 2016
'Missionary Day', anniversary of the arrival of two Welsh Christian missionaries, was today observed and celebrated across the Christian-dominated north eastern state of Mizoram.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 7, 2016
Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar will be on a three-day visit to the Northeast states of Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura starting tomorrow where he will hold meetings with forest officials and farmers to discuss various issues.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday December 25, 2015
Christmas was celebrated today across India's northeast region with special prayers, hymns, and masses in churches, besides the traditional spread of delicious food.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 2, 2015
The Mizoram government today announced a cash reward of Rs one lakh each for anyone giving information leading to the arrest of five militants of Manipur-based Hmar People's Convention (Democrats) or the HPC (D) who were involved in the ambush of members of a state assembly committee on March 28.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 24, 2015
Former Mizoram health minister Lal Thanzara of Congress was today declared elected in the bypoll to Aizawl North-III Assembly seat with a thumping majority.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday October 19, 2015
Mizoram Excise and Narcotics department officials seized 1,31,58,328 tablets of Pseudo-ephedrine and 63,613 tablets of Methamphetamine during 2013-14 and 2014-15, State Excise and Narcotics Minister R Lalzirliana informed the state Assembly today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 14, 2015
Mizoram Excise and Narcotics department's Anti Narcotic Squad seized 12.5 grams of heroin from Aizawl today, spokesperson of the department said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 13, 2015
National Mission for a Green India (GIM) falling under the Environment Ministry has approved annual plans for Kerala, Mizoram, Manipur and Jhakhand.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 24, 2015
Mizoram Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla has defended his letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the violence in Manipur over its state assembly passing three controversial bills, and said he wanted to help his people in the neighbouring state.
Press Trust of India | Monday September 14, 2015
Government Chawngfianga Middle School from Mizoram qualified for the quarterfinals after beating NSS MP Shikshya Niketan from Odisha 2-0 in the first match played at the Ambedkar Stadium.
Press Trust of India | Saturday September 12, 2015
The hero of this one-sided victory was Morislorimzuala, who scored 4 goals, while other major contributors to the Mizo boys' win included Hryota (3) and Chuhunga, who scored a brace.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 31, 2015
The Election Commission is yet to decide whether Mizoram's Reang tribals, who have been living in relief camps in Tripura for the past 18 years, should be included in Mizoram's electoral list or not, an official said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 28, 2015
Mizoram remained cut-off from the rest of the country with National Highway 54, the lifeline of the state, was blocked after a massive landslide at Kawnpui town yesterday evening.
India News | Press Trust India | Thursday August 27, 2015
Heavy rains and landslides swept away three houses and damaged 70 graves in two cemeteries in Aizawl, officials said today.
Tuesday August 18, 2015
BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur, who is also convener of the Affiliation Sub-Committee, has written a letter to members of Manipur and Mizoram to join him for a meeting in Bengaluru on August 23.
Press Trust of India, edited by Sparshita Saxena | Monday August 17, 2015
The FSSAI had found high amounts of lead and traces of MSG in Nestle's Maggi and on June 5, and ordered a ban on the noodles that was quickly followed by Maharashtra FDA.
India News | Written by Alok Pandey | Sunday August 2, 2015
A day after 20 people died in a landslide caused by heavy rain in the Joumol village in Manipur's Chandel district, rescue teams are still having a tough time in reaching the spot.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 26, 2015
The weather department today issued warning of "heavy to very heavy rainfall" in parts of Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Gujarat over the next 48 hours even as it predicted heavy downpours in Odisha and Gangetic West Bengal on Tuesday and Wednesday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 15, 2015
A 16-year-old boy, who wanted to buy a mobile phone, allegedly killed his sister and brother-in-law and looted Rs 36,000 from them in a village in Mizoram's Aizawl district, police said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 10, 2015
Home Minister Rajnath Singh will chair a meeting of Chief Ministers of the North-Eastern states tomorrow in Guwahati to discuss various issues, including strategy to deal with insurgents based in Myanmar.
Hoihnu Hauzel | Thursday July 2, 2015
Betel nut is a very popular ingredient in India, especially in the North-east. Read on to know more about the value it holds in their customs.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 27, 2015
Union Health and Family Welfare Minister JP Nadda reviewed health facilities in the north eastern states on Saturday. He said that there is no shortage of funds for ensuring health care services in the region.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Saturday June 27, 2015
BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya had a discussion with Biswajit Deb, Advocate General of Mizoram in this regard. Dalmiya has forwarded the matter to the affiliation committee members with a request to take it up for consideration.
India News | Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday June 24, 2015
Chief Ministers of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Uttarakhand and Mizoram came together to discuss the feasibility of Swachh Bharat campaign in the NITI Ayog's Chief Ministers Sub-Group in Bengaluru today. Central government had launched the clean India initiative last year on October 2, coinciding with Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birth centenary.