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Imphal hosts 5th international tourism mart
Imphal (Manipur) [India], Dec. 5 : The North East Region of India, which comprises of the states of Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura and Sikkim, has high tourism potential which has not been completely explored.

People across northeast welcome PM Modi's currency ban drive
Guwahati (Assam) [India], Nov. 18 : The central government's move to demonetise Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 denomination currency notes evoked mixed reactions with the common people generally welcoming it in Assam, Tripura, Mizoram and some other places in northeast India.

Three-day-old rail blockade in northeast India withdrawn
Agartala/Silchar, Nov 17 : A rail blockade that snapped the crucial rail link of Tripura, Mizoram, Manipur and southern Assam in the north-east with the rest of the country since November 15 was withdrawn on Thursday.

Blockade disrupts railway services in Northeast
Agartala/Silchar, Nov 16 : A rail blockade called by tribal students hit railway services in parts of northeast India for the second day on Wednesday, snapping the crucial rail link of Tripura, Mizoram, Manipur and southern Assam with the rest of the country.

Rail network to make northeast India a 'destination': Prabhu
Aizawl, Nov 12 : The railway network would make northeast India a "destination" instead of being a transit point, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu said in Mizoram.

Mizoram: Suresh Prabhu lays foundation stone for railway station ...
Aizawl [India], Nov. 11 : Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Friday laid the foundation stone for Railway Station Building at Sairang, 20 km away from the state capital Aizawl.

Problems notwithstanding, N-E common man hails demonetisation
Guwahati/Agartala/Aizawl/Silchar, Nov 9 : The central government's move to demonetise Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 denomination currency notes evoked mixed reactions with the common people generally welcoming it in Assam, Tripura, Mizoram and some other places in northeast India on Wednesday.

Incessant rains hit crops, normal life in northeast
Agartala/Aizawl/Silchar, Nov 7 : At least one person was killed and crops were damaged in incessant rains caused by a deep depression in the Bay of Bengal in Tripura, Mizoram, Manipur and southern Assam over te past three days, officials said on Monday.

Cooking gas crisis continues in Tripura, Mizoram
Agartala/Aizawl, Nov 5 : Even as the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) monitors the cooking gas situation in Tripura and Mizoram, the LPG crisis persists in the two northeastern states, officials said on Saturday.

NHRC organises two-day workshop on 'Good Governance in Meghalaya
New Delhi [India], Nov. 3 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Thursday organised a two day regional workshop on 'Good Governance, Development and Human Rights' in collaboration with the Government of Meghalaya at State Convention Centre in Shillong starting today, with the ...

Mizoram will become gateway to southeast Asia: Governor
Agra, Nov 2 : Mizoram Governor Lt Gen (retd) Nirbhay Sharma said on Wednesday that the northeastern state, which till now was an outpost of India, is well on its way to becoming the gateway to southeast Asia.

Mizoram starts identification of Reang refugees in Tripura
Agartala/Aizawl, Nov 2 : Amidst uncertainty of repatriation of over 31,000 Reang tribal refugees, living in Tripura for the past 19 years, Mizoram government officials on Wednesday began their identification.

Quake hits Mizoram and adjoining areas
Aizawl, Oct 26 : A 4.8-magnitude earthquake hit the mountainous northeastern state of Mizoram and adjoining areas on Wednesday. There was no report of any damage due to the tremor yet, officials said.

39 Assam Rifles organises 'motor cycle-cum-gypsy' expedition in Aizawl
Aizawl (Mizoram), Oct. 19 : Keeping with the motto of 'Friends of the Hill People', 39 Assam Rifles personnel have once again expressed their solidarity with the people of Mizoram.

Fund crisis: Tripura, Mizoram unsure of meeting 7th Pay Commission ...
Agartala/Aizawl, Oct 18 : Congress-ruled Mizoram and Left-ruled Tripura have said that they are not in a position to implement the 7th Central Pay Commission (CPC) recommendations for their employees.

Mizoram declares Pachuau as nation's oldest working journalist
Aizawl (Mizoram) , Oct.17 : The Mizoram government's Information and Public Relations department and the Mizoram Journalists' Association (MJA) today declared Lalbiakthanga Pachuau, the editor of 'Zoram Tlangau', a Mizo language daily, as the "oldest working journalist in the country".

Uncertainty over Bru refugees' return to Mizoram even after Delhi ...
Agartala/New Delhi, Oct 12 : Uncertainty of repatriation of over 31,000 tribal refugees, living in Tripura for the past 19 years, to Mizoram continued even after a high-level meeting at the Union Home Ministry in Delhi, officials said on Wednesday.

Court attack: Gauhati HC Chief Justice visits Mizoram
Aizawl, Oct 5 : Gauhati High Court Chief Justice Ajit Singh on Wednesday visited Mizoram in the wake of a mob attack at Lunglei court and subsequent withdrawal of all judges from there, an official said.

NEDP and Traffic Jam Free Aizawl launched in Mizoram
Aizawl (Mizoram) , Oct.5 : The Mizoram Government has launched a New Economic Development Policy (NEDP) to boost the state's agriculture-based economy, develop rural infrastructure and to raise the livelihood of the people.

One in every four men in Aizawl facing cancer threat
Aizawl, Oct 3 : Men in Mizoram's capital Aizawl have much higher probability of developing cancer than their counterparts in any other part of the country, an official said here on Monday.

Mizoram launches new policy to boost agri-based economy
Aizawl, Oct 2 : The Mizoram government has launched a New Economic Development Policy (NEDP) to boost the state's agriculture-based economy, develop rural infrastructure and to raise livelihood of the people.

Court attack: CJ of Gauhati High Court to visit Mizoram
Aizawl, Sep 30 : Gauhati High Court Chief Justice Ajit Singh will visit Mizoram next week in the wake of a mob attack at Lunglei court and subsequent withdrawal of all judges from there, an official said here on Friday.

Mizoram to continue peace talks with terror outfit
Aizawl, Sep 29 : The Mizoram government would continue to hold peace talks with the Manipur-based terror outfit -- Hmar People's Convention-Democratic (HPC-D) and the second round of the bi-partite talks is scheduled on October 5, an official said here on Thursday.

Centre calls for report on court violence from Mizoram
New Delhi, Sep 28 : The Union Home Ministry has sought a report from the Congress-ruled Mizoram government over violence on Lunglei court premises, which led to the Gauhati High Court withdrawing all judges from there.

Why Centre imposed president's rule in Mizoram in 1988 still unknown, ...
Aizwal, (Mizoram), Sept 28 : Mizoram National Front (MNF) president Zoramthanga on Wednesday said that the reason behind imposing President's rule in the state in 1988 by the then Congress government at the Centre still remains unknown.

Brus: Still Delayed Homecoming
On September 20, 2016, Lalbiakzama, Additional Secretary, Mizoram Home Department, disclosed that the Union Ministry of Home Affairs (UMHA), had approved 'Road Map-V' for Bru repatriation, proposed to commence from the first week of November 2016, and would soon release funds for expenses for the ...

Mizoram ministerial panel to probe mob attack at court
Aizawl, Sep 25 : A ministerial panel would probe Thursday's mob attack at a district court in Mizoram, state Home Minister R. Lalzirliana has said.

Gauhati HC withdraws judges from Mizoram court after mob attack
Aizawl, Sep 24 : The Gauhati High Court has withdrawn all the judges from the District and Sessions Court of Mizoram's Lunglei district following mob violence in the court premises recently, an official said here on Saturday.

Old tensions surface as EC seeks to revise Mizoram's electoral rolls
Aizawl, Sep 22 : An Election Commission decision to conduct a special summary revision of electoral lists in Mizoram has triggered protests and a court case over the inclusion of names of tribals who had fled to neighbouring Tripura almost two decades ago.

No response to strike call in Congress-ruled Mizoram
Aizawl, Sep 2 : The nation-wide shutdown called by 10 central trade unions on Friday to protest the NDA government's "anti-labour" policies evoked no response in Congress-ruled Mizoram.

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