Mizoram celebrates Chapchar Kut festival

Mizoram celebrates Chapchar Kut festival

TNT News AIZAWL: Gone are the days when conservative Mizo Christians considered every Mizo culture as pagan. Chapchar Kut, the biggest festival of Mizo, which was celebrated across the district capitals today with tradition pomp and gaiety, was one of Mizo traditional ways of merrymaking that had almost been eliminated by Christianity. As Mizo Christians […]

Korean delegates visit Mizoram

Korean delegates visit Mizoram

TNT News AIZAWL: Chief minister Lal Thanhawla hosted a state dinner-cum-cultural programme for Korean delegates who arrived here for a three-day visit yesterday. The eight-member team, led by Korean ambassador to India Joongyu Lee, included Song Jin Hwa, political counsellor, Joon Yul yoo, chief project manager, Hyundai Engineering & Construction Co Ltd; Il Joon Kwan, […]

The oldest Northeastener

The oldest Northeastener

The Oldest person from Mizoram is 115 years and is still going strong. Thanthiaua, aged 115, from Thaltlang village near the Blue Mountain in southern Mizoram, he is believed to be the oldest living person in the state. Thanthiaua said he was born in 1900 and was already a teeanger during the First World War.

Mizo Girl tied up half-naked at church’s altar in Aizawl

Mizo Girl tied up half-naked at church’s altar in Aizawl

TNT News AIZAWL: Some members of a Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem locality in Aizawl who went to the church to perform assignments were shocked to find a 19-year-old girl tied up half naked under the church’s altar. Maria Lalremtluangi, a native of Tlungvel village who temporarily resides at Bethlehem locality, was found huddled under the […]