Portfolios distributed in Mizoram

Mizoram Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla on Monday allotted portfolios to his council of ministers who were sworn-in on Saturday.

Two polling officials suspended in Mizoram

Two polling officials who were on duty at the Republic Veng - I polling booth during the election to the 40-member Mizoram Assembly on November 25, were suspended for dereliction of duty.

104-yr old woman casts vote in Champhai

A 104-year-old woman became the oldest voter in the election to the 40-member Mizoram Assembly, for which polling was held on Monday.

Ahead of Mizoram Assembly elections, militants kidnap three

Ahead of the Mizoram assembly elections, at least three people were kidnapped by the outlawed tribal guerillas from a village in Mamit district of western Mizoram, police said Monday.

Polling in Bru relief camps peaceful

Polling in the six Bru relief camps in North Tripura, for the coming election to the 40-member Mizoram Assembly on November 25, was completely peaceful.

Mizoram Assembly Elections: Polling officials reach Bru refugee camps

The polling party on Monday reached the six relief camps for Bru refugees in North Tripura district and would supervise polling by Bru voters on Tuesday and Wednesday while the polling in the election to the 40-member Mizoram assembly to be held on November 25.

On Sunday, politics in Mizoram mingles with spirituality

As the Assembly polls are inching closure in Mizoram, where about 90 per cent of people practise Christianity, political parties are using Sunday Mass to connect with the electorate.

Mizoram elections: Poling party leaves for Bru relief camps

Polling party numbering around 100 officials, including 74 desk and seven nodal officers, on Sunday left for the six relief camps in the state to conduct polling for the Bru voters lodged there.

PM likely to campaign for Congress in Mizoram on Saturday

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is likely to campaign for Congress in Aizawl on Saturday as the election to the 40-member Mizoram legislature is scheduled to be held on November 25.

Mizoram polls: Ex-Speaker is the richest candidate to have filed nomination

Former Speaker of state Assembly R Lalawia of Zoram Nationalist Party is the richest among the 141 candidates who have filed nomination for the Mizoram polls on November 25.

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.

Mizoram Assembly elections: Church leaders oppose voting, counting dates

Church leaders here have objected to the dates fixed for polling and counting of votes for the Mizoram Assembly elections, saying it will cause inconvenience to community members and hurt their sentiments.