Mizoram: 3,397 people become victims of dog bite in a year in state

Mizoram: 3,397 people become victims of dog bite in a year in state

PTI | February 3, 2018 When a dog bites a man, it is not news, they say. But when 3,397 people are bitten by dogs in a year, it may be one. A record maintained by Economics and Statistics department of Mizoram government said, 3,397 people of the state, mainly from urban areas, suffered dog bites during […]

Mizoram: Pi Zadingi – a mother who fought the tiger with her bare hands to save her 3-month-old child

Mizoram: Pi Zadingi – a mother who fought the tiger with her bare hands to save her 3-month-old child

January 10, 2018 Stories of bravery and courage never fail to inspire people, especially if it involves love, care and a protective drive that urges one to gather courage and fight off dangers. This is the story of a mother who risked her life to save her three-month-old son from the clutches of a tiger. […]

Driven by peace, Mizoram is on a path of development: Governor

Driven by peace, Mizoram is on a path of development: Governor

AIZAWL, Jan 26, 2018: Mizoram Governor Lt. Gen (Retd.) Nirbhay Sharma on Friday said that driven by peace, the state has been on a path of development and economic prosperity. After unfurling the national flag at the Assam Rifles Ground on Republic Day, Sharma said: “Collective efforts of law enforcing agencies, civil societies, voluntary organisations, NGOs […]

Mizoram: Demand for deportation of ‘illegal Chakma settlers’ grows louder; state govt slammed for lax attitude

Mizoram: Demand for deportation of ‘illegal Chakma settlers’ grows louder; state govt slammed for lax attitude

From Our Correspondent AIZAWL, January 25, 2018 Mizoram’s apex student body the Mizo Zirlai Pawl (Mizo Students’ Organisation) on Wednesday demanded the state government to deport illegal settlers and foreigners who crossed the Mizoram border from neighbouring Bangladesh, from the state. The Mizo Zirlai Pawl (MZP) president L. Ramdinliana Renthlei said in a press conference […]

Mizoram to be declared ODF state by March this year

Mizoram to be declared ODF state by March this year

By Our Correspondent, TNT News | AIZAWL, JAN 22, 2018:  Of the total 8 districts in Mizoram, 6 have been declared as Open Defecation Free (ODF), an official statement said today. This is highlighted at a review meeting on National Rural Drinking Water Programme (NRDWP) & Swachh Bharat Mission (G) presided over by Union Minister of […]

Mizoram: IED blast kills woman farmer in Lawngtlai district

Mizoram: IED blast kills woman farmer in Lawngtlai district

AIZAWL, JAN 21: A 30-year-old woman was killed in landmine blast caused by IED in southern Mizoram’s Lawngtlai district near Mizoram-Myanmar border on Friday, Assam Rifles sources said. The victim has been identified as Khusoma w/o Nbauh Krauhha, a resident of New Basti hamlet in Lawngtlai district. An official statement of Assam Rifles said that the […]