Saturday, January 28, 2023

Mizoram

251 Myanmar citizens taking shelter in Mizoram after bombings

More than 200 citizens of Myanmar have sought safe shelter in the Champhai district of Mizoram after the recent airstrikes by the armed forces of the country in its border region. According to the Deputy Commissioner of Champhai district,...

Manipur, Mizoram, Nagaland, and Sikkim to host B20 Programmes

To explore partnerships among business communities from G20 member countries towards developing a common agenda for the development of critical sectors of the economy as a growth driver, CII is organising B20 Programmes in Manipur, Mizoram, Nagaland and Sikkim...

CYMA demonstration in Mizoram

SEEKS SHELTER FOR KUKI-CHIN REFUGEES FROM BANGLADESH Hundreds of people on Monday staged demonstration near the Raj Bhavan here demanding that the Centre provide asylum and relief to the Kuki-Chin tribals of Bangladesh, who have taken refuge in Mizoram following...

Christmas zeal returns to NE after 2 yrs of Covid

Christmas is always a season of cheer, joy, and festivities for most northeastern states, specially in Mizoram, Meghalaya, and Nagaland.Important installations, churches, shops, parks, graveyards and the houses were lit up with colourful lights, flowers and Christians motifs.After celebrating...

Governor’s rule imposed in Mizoram’s Chakma council

After 56-months of instability, Governor’s rule has been promulgated in the politically important Chakma Autonomous District Council (CADC), one of the three tribal autonomous constitutional bodies in Mizoram, officials said here on Saturday.The Governor’s rule was imposed by the...

2 ex-engineers convicted over graft in Mizoram

Two former engineer-in-chiefs of the Mizoram PWD were convicted in a graft case by the special court (Prevention of Corruption Act) in Aizawl on Wednesday. However, the then PWD accountant, B Lalthanpuia, was acquitted by the court for lack...

6 vehicles carrying areca nuts burnt down in Mizoram

Six vehicles carrying dry areca nuts were burnt down by “unidentified people” in Mamit district of Mizoram on Saturday, the police said.Mamit district Superintendent of police Lalthangpuii Pulamte said that no one was injured in the incident and none...

Centre committed to uplifting minorities: Barla in Mizoram

Union Minister John Barla, who arrived in Mizoram on a three-day visit to the northeastern state, asserted here on Sunday that the Centre was committed to uplifting minority communities of the country, an official statement said.Barla, during the day,...

Mizoram to offer shelter to Kuki-Chin-Mizo refugees from B’desh

The Mizoram cabinet on Tuesday resolved to give shelter and food to all Kuki-Chin-Mizo refugees, who have been forced to flee Bangladesh and the enter the northeastern state in the wake of an armed conflict between that neighbouring country’s...

Mizoram- Assam agree to maintain harmony

ASSAM ASKS MIZORAM TO FURNISH DETAILS OF ‘CLAIMED TERRITORY’ Assam on Thursday asked Mizoram to furnish details of villages, including their locations and ethnicity of residents, in support of its claims over places that are currently within the bigger northeastern...