Category Archives: Mizoram

Mizoram: Congress party’s mouthpiece on liquor prohibition causes outrage

AIZAWL: Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla has instructed all party workers to be silent over the government’s lifting of liquor prohibition. Earlier on Thursday, two top Congress spokesmen quit as publishers of the party’s mouthpiece over a controversial questionnaire that targeted ...Read More

Boy kills sister to buy mobile handset

AIZAWL: A 16-year-old boy, who wanted to purchase a mobile handset, allegedly killed his sister and brother-in-law and looted Rs 36,000 from them in a village in the district, police said here on Wednesday. The 16-year-old boy confessed to the ...Read More

After a month’s closure, school resumes classes

AIZAWL: After more than a month’s closure due to dilapidated building, the lone government primary school in a remote village in southern Mizoram resumed classes in the village community hall from Tuesday. A joint committee of all NGOs and the ...Read More

Spiritualists rock and roll for ‘people’s sin’

AIZAWL: A group of spiritualists coming from different parts of the state today took to the streets in Aizawl to seek God’s forgiveness in the “impending darkness waiting to befall the state.” Led by a spirit-filled man known as Tluangsanga, ...Read More

16-year-old charged with double murder

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AIZAWL: A 16-year-old in Mizoram has been charged with a double murder that took place in Northeastern part of the state on July 7. The accused was produced before the Juvenile Justice Board on Saturday and is now kept in ...Read More

Mizoram: Couple murdered in a jhum hut

AIZAWL: A young man and his wife were found in jhum hut near Chhanchhuahna Khawpui village under Darlawn police station, about 150 kms from Aizawl, this morning. Police said, Lalrinchhana, 45, and his wife Lalzuimawii, 40, were apparently hacked to ...Read More

Mizoram unaware of LBA impact on territory

MIZORAM: The Mizoram government is uninformed about the impact on its territory by the Land Boundary Agreement (LBA) between the governments of India and Bangladesh, state Home Minister R Lalzirliana told the Assembly today. In a written reply to a query ...Read More

Mizoram: Remembering the hero

AIZAWL: As the mortal remains of Mizo legendary leader Laldenga occupy the heart of Aizawl, his memories are central to consciousness of the Mizo National Front that he had founded in 1961. “The legends of Laldenga will remain so long there ...Read More

41 years struggle for gender equality in Mizoram

AIZAWL: Mizoram’s apex women body, Mizo Hmeichhe Insuihkhawm Pawl (MHIP), today completed 41 years of its struggle for gender equality in a strict patriarchal society. “Our struggle for gender equality in the male-dominated Mizo society during the last 41 years ...Read More

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