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Mizoram ‘disturbed’ over Manipur border areas

Mizoram ‘disturbed’ over Manipur border areas

A Bill to declare Mizoram’s northern regions bordering Manipur a “disturbed area” will be introduced in the next Assembly session likely to be held in July, but the government will…

Mizo volunteers tackle drug abuse by supply reduction

Mizo volunteers tackle drug abuse by supply reduction

AIZAWL: Young Mizo Association has done something that the narco-cops couldn’t do. “Supply Reduction Service” Volunteers seized over Rs 6,000 worth of heroin in the course of one morning’s walk!…

BJP’s beefy blunders : Cancelling Christmas etc, says Mizoram?

BJP’s beefy  blunders : Cancelling Christmas etc, says Mizoram?

The people of Mizoram say, ‘we are against the beef ban’ They also ask why the BJP government in India ‘cancelled Christmas’ and Good Friday. This week our pick-of-the week…

Church Weddings in Mizoram are now legal

Church Weddings in Mizoram are now legal

AIZAWL: – Did you know that in Mizoram church marriages really weren’t legal or binding? All that’s changed now. Mizoram Law Minister Lalsawta today said the newly-enacted Mizo Marriage, Divorce and…

Mizoram, Meghalaya take stock of HIV and AIDS

Mizoram, Meghalaya take stock of HIV and AIDS

AIZAWL:  At least 9,637 people in Mizoram have been found to be HIV-positive while 587 AIDS patients died in the State in the last 24 years, according to Mizoram State…

Landslide for Congress in Mizoram

Landslide for Congress in Mizoram

AIZAWL:– While the Mizo National Front did badly in the just completed stat elections, Chief Minister Lalthanhawla is all set to form the next government in Mizoram after leading the…

Mizoram’s poll hopefulls have abundant money, we hear

Mizoram’s poll hopefulls have abundant money, we hear

AIZAWL: In Mizoram, the people’s representatives are evidently well-fed. More than half of the 142 candidates contesting the Nov 25 Mizoram assembly elections are millionaires, says a report. “Of the…

Mizoram writes poll I-card history

Mizoram writes poll I-card history

AIZAWL: Mizoram has created history by being the only State in India to have completed the process of issuing Election Photo Identity Cards (EPIC) to 100 per cent voters. “Mizoram’s…

Mizoram defies Supreme Court, says IUD is mandatory

Mizoram defies Supreme Court, says IUD is mandatory

AIZAWL:  The Government of Mizoram in defiance of the Supreme Court (SC) is going ahead with the biometric enrolment IUD or AADHAR giving it the  ‘mandatory’ status. The SC recently…

Is Mizo Health minister part of dreaded Meth ring?

Is Mizo Health minister part of dreaded Meth ring?

AIZAWL [Mizoram] – Could it be that a Minister is hand in glove with drug smugglers? That’s the hot topic in Mizoram. The Mizo National Front even  called a dawn…

Meghalaya’s CMJ University no longer recognised in Mizoram

AIZAWL:  Meghalaya’s  CMJ University degrees will no longer be recognised in Mizoram.  Mizoram has officially asked all students from the State enrolled under the controversial CMJ  University to withdraw and…

Sole Pastor only Shield for Burmese Mizo refugees

Sole Pastor only Shield for Burmese Mizo refugees

AIZWAL: At least 16 Mizo families, thought to be refugees from Burma, have resolved to seek shelter in the church at Mualkhang village, situated along NH-54 (Aizawl-Silchar road), after their…