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12 suspected Rohingyas held in Mizoram

Eight women and four boys from Bangladesh were taken from a house to Bawngkawn police station here on Sunday, Deputy Inspector General of Police (Northern Range) Lalbiakthanga Khiangte said.

May 06, 2019, 13:46 PM IST

Lok Sabha Election 2019: 6 candidates in fray for lone Mizoram seat going to poll on April 11

Six candidates are in the fray for the lone Mizoram (ST) Lok Sabha seat, polls for which will be held on Thursday, April 11. 

Apr 09, 2019, 14:31 PM IST

Mizoram has only one 'critical' police station

Of the 1,175 polling stations in the state, Gegaguluksura in southern Mizoram's Lawngtlai district was declared as critical.

Apr 04, 2019, 19:34 PM IST

Mizoram Lok Sabha constituency of Mizoram: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Mizoram Lok Sabha constituency of Mizoram.

Apr 03, 2019, 14:53 PM IST

Mizoram Lok Sabha constituency

In the 2014 election, Congress candidate CL Ruala had won from the seat by a narrow margin of 6154 votes. Ruala bagged 210,485 seats as opposed to Independent candidate Robert Romawia Royte who secured 204,331 votes.

Mar 31, 2019, 17:26 PM IST

Centre decides to keep in abeyance powers of arrest given to Assam Rifles

The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) will now revisit the issue with the concerned state governments, which apparently opposed the move to give sweeping powers to the paramilitary force.

Feb 22, 2019, 19:06 PM IST

Mizoram Governor addresses empty ground amid Republic Day boycott call

No member from the general public attended and only ministers, legislators and top officials were present at the function.

Jan 26, 2019, 13:03 PM IST

People vehemently opposing Citizenship Bill: Mizoram CM Zoramthanga tells PM Modi

Zoramthanga met PM Modi in New Delhi on Monday and discussed several issues including the opposition to the proposed amendment on the Citizenship Act, 1955.

Jan 15, 2019, 18:03 PM IST

Woman IAS officer, posted in Mizoram, harassed in Delhi's Saket court, no arrests yet

The woman is a 2014-batch IAS officer currently posted in Mizoram.

Jan 11, 2019, 11:48 AM IST

Zoramthanga takes oath as new Chief Minister of Mizoram

Zoramthanga was administered the oath of office and secrecy by Governor K Rajasekharan at a ceremony in Aizawl.

Dec 15, 2018, 12:49 PM IST

In Mizoram assembly polls, lowest winning margin 3 votes, highest 2,720

Election to 40-member Mizoram Assembly was held on November 28 and counting of votes took place on December 11.

Dec 13, 2018, 15:37 PM IST

Assembly Election Results 2018: PM Modi's BJP faces a tough contest

The central states of Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, and the western state of Rajasthan, together account for 65 of the 543 seats in the lower house of Parliament.

Dec 11, 2018, 07:22 AM IST

Mizoram Assembly elections 2018: Lal Thanhawla, Zoramthanga, Pu Lalduhoma - Possible CM faces in the state

Though it is primarily a contest between the Congress and the MNF, the possibility of a hung Assembly is looming large.

Dec 10, 2018, 12:05 PM IST

Civil society pulls off queue-less voting in booth in Mizoram

The exercise was carried out at the Project Veng locality polling booth near Mizoram-Assam border.

Dec 02, 2018, 18:06 PM IST

Assembly elections 2018: Polling begins in Madhya Pradesh, Mizoram amid unprecedented security

Polling will be held in Madhya Pradesh and Mizoram amid high security on Wednesday. 

Nov 28, 2018, 06:31 AM IST

Rahul to campaign in Mizoram on Tuesday, Congress alleges BJP trying to disrupt his rallies

Rahul will address a rally at Champhai and another at Aizawl in poll-bound Mizoram on Tuesday.

Nov 19, 2018, 22:31 PM IST

Only 15 women candidates in fray for Mizoram Assembly election

While the outgoing government's minister Vanlalawmpuii Chawngthu is fighting on a Congress ticket, two women are contesting for the Zoram People's Movement (ZPM). 

Nov 18, 2018, 14:02 PM IST

Mizoram CM Lal Thanhawla declares moveable assets worth over Rs 1 crore

Mizoram Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla has moveable properties worth over Rs 1 crore and agricultural land valued at more than Rs 2 crore, according to the affidavit submitted by him while filing his nomination papers for the November 28 state Assembly polls.

Nov 12, 2018, 18:11 PM IST

Election Commission asks Mizoram govt for two more names for Chief Election Officer's post

The three names that were suggested by the government earlier were -- Lalhmingthanga, H Lalengmawia and K Lalthawmmawia. 

Nov 12, 2018, 18:04 PM IST

Mizoram polls: Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma's debutant NPP to contest in 8 seats

NPP state unit convener Lianzuala will contest from the Dampa constituency, while a retired Indian Forest Service (IFS) officer, B Suanzalang, will try his electoral luck from Champhai North seat.

Nov 12, 2018, 11:36 AM IST