Revised Mizoram voters' list not to cover those in Tripura Bru relief camps

The revision of voters' list in Mizoram being undertaken by the state election department will not cover voters in the six Bru relief camps in Tripura, state Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Manisha Saxena on Tuesday said.

Mizoram CM accuses MNF and BJP of instigating violence

Mizoram Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla on Friday accused opposition Mizo National Front (MNF) and BJP leaders of instigating violence at Chawngte town in southern part of the state on Tuesday last.

Woman burnt to death in Mizoram

 A woman was burnt to death at Sangau village in Mizoram's Lawngtlai district.

No Bru refugee turns up for identification in Tripura

No Bru refugee has appeared before the Mizoram government officials for identification as bona fide residents of the state at the Asapara relief camp in North Tripura on the fourth day for identification today, Additional Secretary for Home Lalbiakzama said.

Mizoram govt presents VoA for want of central direction on CSS

Mizoram Finance Minister Lalsawta on Tuesday presented a second vote-on-account for three months from August in the state Assembly for not getting directions from the Centre on share ratio of centrally sponsored schemes among other reasons.

Mizoram rejects talks offer of HPC(D)

Mizoram government has rejected the offer for conditional tripartite talks from Manipur-based militant outfit Hmar People's Convention (Democrats), state Home Minister R Lalzirliana said here on Monday.

Six ill after consuming poisonous mushroom in Aizawl

Atleast six persons of a family were taken ill after eating wild mushroom in North-Eastern area Mizoram's Keifang village and were admitted to the Primary Health Centre (PHC) in nearby Saitual village yesterday.

Son kills father in Aizawl

A 22-year-old man killed his 55-year-old father in a fit of rage in south Mizoram's Saiha district on Saturday last, delayed police reports reaching here said on Monday.

Defamation case against Bru leader transferred to Aizawl court

A defamation case against Mizoram Bru Displaced People's Forum (MBDPF) president A Sawibunga was transferred to a Aizawl court from Mamit district court after his plea to transfer it outside the state was dismissed.

Mizo govt memo on Bru repatriation

Mizoram government asked the Union Home Ministry to expedite release of fund meant for expenses of the resumption of repatriation of Brus from the six relief camps in neighbouring North Tripura district, scheduled to commence from the first week of June, a senior state home department official on Wednesday said.

Mizoram to take back its tribal citizens from Tripura after 18 years

Following pressure from the union home ministry and the Tripura government, Mizoram has finally agreed to take back all the tribal refugees sheltering in Tripura for the past 18 years.

Militant carrying reward of Rs 2 lakh killed in encounter

A militant of Manipur-based Hmar People's Convention (Democrats) carrying a reward of Rs 2 lakh, was killed near Tiaulian hamlet in Manipur in an encounter with Mizoram police personnel Friday morning, a senior police officer said.

Mizoram govt to talk to Brus

Mizoram government officials would soon hold talks with various Bru organisations in six relief camps in North Tripura district before the resumption of repatriation process scheduled to begin from June first week.

Slain AR jawan's body being brought

The body of Jerusalemthara, a jawan of the Assam Rifles killed in an encounter with the NSCN (K) militants near Changlangsu village in Nagaland's Mon district on Sunday, was being brought to Aizawl, Police said.

Swine flu contained, Mizoram stops screening at Assam border

With swine flu outbreak contained in Mizoram, the screening of people entering the state at the Mizoram-Assam border Vairengte has been winded up.

Swine flu contained, Mizoram stops screening at Assam border

With swine flu outbreak contained in Mizoram, the screening of people entering the state at the Mizoram-Assam border Vairengte has been winded up.

Mizoram govt bans import of birds, eggs from Manipur

Mizoram government has banned the import of birds and eggs from neighbouring Manipur after reports of prevalence of avian influenza or bird flu in Manipur, a senior Animal Husbandry official said Friday.

Guns, 7900 rounds of ammunition seized in Mizoram

Mizoram police seized 48 types of rifles and more than 7,900 rounds of ammunition of different guns during 2014, police said Thursday.

48 different guns, 7900 rounds of ammunition seized in Mizoram

Mizoram police seized 48 types of rifles and more than 7,900 rounds of ammunition of different guns during 2014, police said on Thursday.

Modi govt will prioritise NE youth's skill development: Amit Shah
Modi govt will prioritise NE youth's skill development: Amit Shah

BJP president Amit Shah on Thursday said that NDA government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi would accord priority to the skill development for the youth in the north east.