Mizo CM wants Commission to settle boundary issues with Assam

Mizoram Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla on Tuesday told the state Assembly that he had asked the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh to constitute a Boundary Commission to settle boundary disputes with Assam.

Voting on for lone Rajya Sabha seat in Mizoram

Polling for the lone Rajya Sabha seat in Mizoram began on the state Assembly premises.

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.

Mizoram Rajya Sabha election on June 19

Election to the lone Mizoram Rajya Sabha seat would be held on June 19, state Assembly secretariat officials on Saturday said.

Mizoram govt urged to act against Assam officials

Mizoram`s lone Rajya Sabha Member Lalhming Liana urged the state government to act decisively if Assam government officials entered the state and harass people in the border areas again.

Mizoram Opposition parties holding talks to form united front

All the opposition parties in Mizoram have been holding talks to form an united front against the ruling Congress, sources in the Mizo National Front (MNF), the main opposition party said on Tuesday.

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.

Lal Thanhawla to be sworn-in as Mizoram Chief Minister today

The Congress government led by incumbent Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla will re-assume office for the second successive term on Saturday.

Sixth Mizoram Assembly dissolved

The sixth Mizoram Assembly was dissolved by the state Governor Vakkom Purushothaman, an official statement said.

Mizoram Governor invites Lal Thanhawla to form next govt

Governor Vakkom Purushothaman invited CLP leader Lal Thanhawla, who led his party to a landslide win in the Mizoram Assembly Elections, to form the next government in the state.

Congress legislature party`s meeting in Aizawl today

Congress legislature party will meet in Aizawl to formally elect Lal Thanhawla as its leader.

No woman makes it to Mizoram House yet again

Though women voters outnumbered their male counterparts in Mizoram, no woman once again made it to the state legislature in the election held on November 25.

We won as no irregularity in our government: Lal Thanhawla

There was not "a single instance of irregularity of our government", said Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla Monday after he led the Congress to victory in Mizoram.

Mizoram Assembly Election Results: Congress wins absolute majority, retains power

A day after the ruling Congress was humiliated in four major states, it got absolute majority in Mizoram where results for the 40-member Legislative Assembly were declared on Monday.

Over 81% polling in Mizoram Assembly Elections

Balloting to elect a new government in the northeastern border state of Mizoram ended peacefully on Monday, with over 81 percent of voters exercising their franchise till 4 pm.

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.

Veterans of Mizo-National Army feel betrayed

The veterans of Mizo National Army who took up arms on a separatist demand in the sixties, said that they felt betrayed as many promises made by the Centre were not met.

Mizoram CM candidate profile - Lal Thanhawla

One of the main contenders for the Mizoram Assembly polls is Lal Thanawla - the current Chief Minister of the Mizoram and a member of Congress.

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.

MNF forges alliance with MPC, MDF

Mizoram`s main Opposition party Mizo National Front (MNF) Tuesday inked pre-poll alliance with Mizoram People`s Conference (MPC) and Maraland Democratic Front (MDF) for the state Assembly polls to be held on November 25.