Aizawl North-III assembly by-poll to be held tomorrow

 The preparations for the by-election to Aizawl North-III assembly seat to be held tomorrow has been completed as all polling parties reached their respective polling stations today, Mizoram Election department officials said.

Nov 20, 2015, 18:47 PM IST

12-hour bandh in Mizoram

A 12-hour state-wide bandh has been called by opposition Mizo National Front (MNF) on Wednesday to protest against hike in price of rice sold through the PDS and increase in different taxes.

Feb 25, 2015, 09:46 AM IST

Mizoram ex-CM Zoramthanga meets Tony Blair's peace team

Mizoram's former chief minister Zoramthanga held discussion in New Delhi with Dessislava Roussanova, one of the team members of former British Prime Minister Tony Blair on brokering peace in neighbouring Myanmar.

Oct 04, 2014, 19:34 PM IST

Congress, MNF candidates file nominations for Mizoram RS seat

Candidates of Congress and MNF filed nomination papers on Monday to contest the election to the lone Mizoram Rajya Sabha seat, state Assembly secretary and Returning Officer for the polls Ngurthanzuala said.

Jun 09, 2014, 18:13 PM IST

Two-judge bench to hear petition on EVM

Gauhati High Court Chief Justice, AM Sapre has appointed a two-judge bench comprising Portfolio Judge of Aizawl Bench Justice LS Jamir and Justice Ujjal Bhuyan to take up the petition submitted by the opposition Mizo National Front (MNF) asking full inquiry into Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) used in the last Mizoram assembly polls.

Feb 03, 2014, 17:50 PM IST

Pakistan set to grant MFN status to India

Pakistan sought access for 250-300 of its items at lowered duties, and has handed over the list to the Indian government.

Jan 26, 2014, 13:10 PM IST

After orderly campaign, Mizoram set for assembly polls

Mizoram elects its new assembly Monday, after a period of campaigns that were organised and peaceful. The ruling Congress will be challenged by the Mizo National Front (MNF)-led three-party alliance.

Nov 24, 2013, 14:46 PM IST

Sonia, Rahul to begin campaign from Nov 18 in Mizoram

Congress political honchos including Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and AICC vice-president Rahul Gandhi are all set to woo the Mizoram voters ahead of Assembly elections on November 25.

Nov 01, 2013, 19:28 PM IST

MNF wants to end favouritism, if voted to power

To put an end to nepotism, opposition Mizo National Front (MNF) has promised voters that recruitment for all government jobs would be made through employment exchanges, if the party is voted to power in the forthcoming Assembly Elections to be held on November 25.

Oct 29, 2013, 13:01 PM IST

MNF demands Mizoram health minister`s ouster

Opposition Mizo National Front (MNF) on Tuesday urged Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla to sack state minister Lalrinliana Sailo for his alleged involvement in drug trafficking.

Aug 27, 2013, 17:39 PM IST

MNF, MDF MLAs walk out of Assembly during Guv address

Three members of the Opposition MNF and the lone member of its junior partner MDF staged a walk-out from the state Assembly during the Governor`s address.

Mar 12, 2013, 13:06 PM IST

Congress announces candidate for Mizoram by-polls

The ruling Congress on Friday announced that Dr. H. Ngurdingliana would be the party`s official candidate for the coming by-election to the Chalfilh assembly seat scheduled to be held on February 23.

Feb 01, 2013, 18:06 PM IST

Lalvenhima Hmar is MNF candidate in bypoll

Mizo National Front (MNF), the main opposition party in Mizoram, said that Lalvenhima Hmar would be their candidate for the by-poll to Chalfilh Assembly.

Jan 30, 2013, 17:02 PM IST

MNF workers distribute charcoal in Aizwal

Opposition MNF workers distributed bags of charcoal in the streets of Aizawl in protest against the prolonged scarcity of cooking gas in the state.

Jul 04, 2012, 18:08 PM IST

MNF to support Sangma in Presidential poll

MNF is likely to support the candidature of Purno A Sangma as President of India when the polling will be held on July 19.

Jun 24, 2012, 11:47 AM IST

Election to village and local councils in Mizoram

Campaign for elections to the 509 village councils in 6 districts and 52 local councils within the Aizawl Municipal Council area.

Feb 22, 2012, 20:55 PM IST

MNF opposed to NCMEI

The opposition MNF on Tuesday took strong exception to the new rulings of
the National Commission for Minority Education Institutions
that requires 30 per cent students from a minority
community to claim minority status.

Mar 16, 2010, 19:10 PM IST