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Fresh landslide cuts of Mizoram town, flood sweeps away houses

A fresh landslide on Friday cut off Champhai town in Eastern Mizoram from the rest of the country, while nine kachcha houses of a town in south Mizoram's Lunglei district were swept away by flood.

Ten swept away in Mizoram river; downpour hits three districts

The victims were swept away in Carnafulu river in a remote location in Lunglei district, according to the police.
 

Government committed to fast tracking of development in North East: Rajnath Singh

Government committed to fast tracking of development in North East: Rajnath Singh

"India-Myanmar border is unique in many ways. It has a visa-free movement regime for the people living within 16 km on either side," Singh pointed out.

Indefinite highway blockade in Mizoram

Mizoram remained cut off from the rest of the country by road as NGOs and student bodies continued a road blockade on a key highway protesting against the transfer of a doctor from a hospital.

Three held, 69.5 gm heroin seized in Mizoram's Aizawl

The seized contraband has an estimated value of Rs 3.5 lakh in the local market. 

Two men held with Rs 22 crore party drugs in Delhi

Delhi Police arrested two drug suppliers of an inter-state cartel in south Delhi and seized 22.5 kg of party drug ephedrine, valued Rs 22 crore, which was meant for supply to a foreign national in Dwarka.

Pre-monsoon rains hit Northeast, Mizoram remains cut-off

Week-long incessant pre-monsoon rains, thunderstorm and heavy lightning disrupted life in northeastern states while road connectivity remained cut-off in Mizoram due to landslides, officials said on Wednesday.

I-League: Sony Norde's superb strike sinks Minerva Punjab to keep Mohun Bagan on top

I-League: Sony Norde's superb strike sinks Minerva Punjab to keep Mohun Bagan on top

The win took Mohun Bagan to the top of the table, tied on 33 points with Aizawl from 16 matches each but ahead on the head-to-head record.

Mizoram: Of highway robbery, lottery scam and peace talks

A sensational highway robbery of gold bars allegedly committed by the officer and soldiers of a paramilitary force, mob violence in a court premises, delay in the repatriation of Brus, a lottery scam and talks with Hmar rebels were some of the developments that kept Mizoram in news in 2016.

The largest Church in Mizoram will no longer accept demonetised notes

The branches and district offices under the Mizoram Synod were also cautioned not to receive demonetised notes in cash.

Assam Rifles jawan clubs 5-yr-old son to death, injures wife at Seling village

The incident took place when 36-year-old Thangboi, who was on leave, returned to his home in the village. He is posted in Tripura, police said.

MNF to writes to President Pranab, PM Modi demanding President's rule in Mizoram

Opposition Mizo National Front (MNF) will write to President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi highlighting the Congress government's "complete failure" in maintaining law and order in Mizoram and urging them to impose President's rule in the state.

Landslides block roads, disrupt power supply in Aizawl

A massive landslide triggered by heavy rains since Friday last has blocked roads in at least 20 spots, disrupted power supply and damaged cemeteries in the city, Aizawl District Disaster Management Authority officials said on Sunday.

Talks held between Mizoram govt and HPC(D)

Representatives of Mizoram government and Manipur-based Hmar People's Convention (Democratic) today held talks here to find an amicable solution to the vexed Hmar imbroglio.

Myanmarese woman held with 84 gm of heroin worth Rs 8 lakh in Aizawl

Myanmarese woman held with 84 gm of heroin worth Rs 8 lakh in Aizawl

A Myanmarese woman was arrested for allegedly carrying 84 grams of heroin in Zemabawk area, near here, police said on Tuesday.

Earthquake: Five persons injured in Mizoram, cracks appear in buildings

Five persons were injured while scurrying for safe places when an earthquake of 6.8 on the Richter scale rocked Aizawl Wednesday night.

Eight BJP leaders suspended in Mizoram

The Mizoram unit of BJP has suspended eight leaders, including its vice president Chalngura Zahau, for alleged anti-party activities and dissolved all district committees in the state.

Centre alerts northeast over terror attacks ahead of Republic Day

Centre alerts northeast over terror attacks ahead of Republic Day

The central government has alerted the northeastern states over possible terror attacks ahead of the Republic Day on Tuesday, a police official said on Monday.

Cash reward for information on militants in Mizoram

Five militants of Manipur-based Hmar People's Convention (Democrats) were involved in the ambush of members of a state assembly committee on March 28.

Newly elected Mizoram MLA Lal Thanzara sworn-in

Lal Thanzara, who was elected in the by-election to Aizawl North-III assembly recently, was on Friday sworn-in at a simple programme.