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Mizoram election results: Congress leading with comfortable margin
Aizawl, Dec 9 : The ruling Congress is well ahead in the assembly polls in Mizoram.
Mizoram election results: Congress takes lead in early trends
Aizawl, Dec 9 : Early trends in Mizoram show that Congress is leading in seven seats while Mizoram Democratic Alliance (MDA) is ahead in one seat.
BJP to win Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan; hung assemblies in Delhi, ...
New Delhi, Dec 4 : The BJP is expected to retain Madhya Pradesh with a massive mandate and wrest Rajasthan from the Congress, while falling short of a majority in Chhattisgarh. Delhi and Mizoram would see hung assemblies, according to exit poll projections of the assembly polls in the five states ...
Security forces seize arms, ammunition in Mizoram
Aizawl, Dec 3 : The security forces have seized a large cache of arms and ammunition, including foreign-made arms, from a truck in Mizoram's Serchhip district, police said here Tuesday.
10 percent devices malfunctioned in Mizoram polls
Aizawl, Dec 2 : Ten percent of the Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) machines, which verify to a voter that his or her vote was cast as wished, malfunctioned in the Nov 25 polls in Mizoram, an official said here Monday.
Gospel music rules over rock in Mizoram
By Natalia Ningthoujam, New Delhi, Nov 30 : It is tough to sell rock albums in Mizoram because of the dominance of gospel music in the northeastern state, says Atea, vocalist of Boomarang, a rock band from the state that is trying to meander its way into the country's mainstream music scene.
Congress, opposition both hopeful of victory in Mizoram
Aizawl, Nov 25 : Both the ruling Congress and the opposition alliance have said they were optimistic of forming the next government in Mizoram after Monday's polling saw a huge turnout of around 82 percent.
Above 70 pct polling in MP, over 80 pct in Mizoram
Bhopal/Aizawl, Nov.25 : The Election Commission of India (ECI) said on Monday that voter turnout in Madhya Pradesh and Mizoram was over 70 and 80 percent respectively.
81 percent voting in Mizoram
Aizawl/New Delhi, Nov 25 : Balloting to elect a new government in the northeastern border state of Mizoram ended peacefully Monday, with over 81 percent of voters exercising their franchise, officials said.
81 percent polling in Mizoram: EC
New Delhi, Nov 25 : Around 81 percent voters cast their ballot in the country's northeastern state of Mizoram Monday, deputy election commissioner Vinod Zutshi said in the national capital.
Mizoram polls register 80 percent turnout
Aizawl, Nov 25 : Around 80 percent voters cast their ballots in Mizoram on Monday to elect a 40-member state assembly, reports said.
Lalthanhawla confident of winning Mizoram again
Aizawal, Nov.25 : Mizoram Chief Minister Pu Lalthanhawla on Monday cast his vote and expressed confident of winning another term.
Voting underway in Mizoram, 142 candidates in fray
Aizawl, Nov 25 : Polling for the 40-seat assembly elections in the northeastern state of Mizoram began today amid tight security.
Turnout in Mizoram poll around 82 percent
Aizawl, Nov 25 : Balloting to elect a new government in the northeastern border state of Mizoram ended peacefully Monday, with around 82 percent of voters exercising their franchise, officials said.
By midday, around 50 percent votes cast in Mizoram
Aizawl, Nov 25 : Balloting has proceeded peacefully Monday in the northeastern state of Mizoram for the 40-seat assembly elections. Polling till afternoon has been moderate, officials said, adding that about 50 percent of votes were cast by 1.30 p.m..
Mizoram polls: 36.63pc turnout till 11 am
Aizawl, Nov 25 : Mizoram recorded 36.63pc voter turnout till 11 am as polling for the new 40-member state assembly began on Monday morning with 142 candidates in the fray.
Militants kidnap three people from Mizoram
Aizawl/Agartala, Nov 25 : Ahead of the Mizoram assembly elections, at least three people were kidnapped by the outlawed tribal guerillas from a village in Mamit district of western Mizoram, police said Monday.
Voting begins in Mizoram
Aizawl, Nov 25 : Polling for the new 40-member Mizoram assembly began on Monday morning with 142 candidates in the fray.
Brisk polling for Mizoram assembly elections
Agartala, Nov 25 : Polling for the 40-seat assembly elections in the northeastern state of Mizoram began Monday amid tight security, officials said.
Voting begins in Mizoram
Aizawl, Nov 25 : Ballotting began at 7 a.m. Monday for the 40-member Mizoram legislative assembly, an official said.
Polling in MP, Mizoram tomorrow to elect new assemblies
New Delhi, Nov 24 : Polling for the 230 member assembly in Madhya Pradesh and 40 member Mizoram assembly will take place tomorrow.
Women voters to play key role in Mizoram polls
By Sujit Chakraborty, Aizawl, Nov 24 : Women voters will play a key role in the Nov 25 assembly elections in Mizoram, the only state in India where women voters outnumber men.
After orderly campaign, Mizoram set for assembly polls
Aizawl, Nov 24 : The northeastern state of Mizoram elects its new assembly Monday, after a period of campaigns that were organised and peaceful. The ruling Congress will be challenged by the Mizo National Front (MNF)-led three-party alliance.
Rahul stresses on need for more roads in Mizoram
Kolasib (Mizoram) Nov. 22, : Congress Party vice president Rahul Gandhi has called for greater road connectivity in Mizoram.
Rahul Gandhi's job promise to Mizo youths
Aizawl, Nov 21 : Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi Thursday promised more jobs to unemployed youths in Mizoram if his party retained power in the Nov 25 state assembly polls.
Vote confirmation device to be used in Mizoram poll
Aizawl, Nov 21 : A newly-designed device, which confirms to a voter that his or her vote was cast as wished, will be used in 10 of the 40 assembly segments of Mizoram, officials said here Thursday.
Rahul Gandhi to campaign in Mizoram
New Delhi, Nov 20 : Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will campaign in Mizoram Thursday, party sources said.
Refugees in Tripura cast postal ballot for Mizoram polls
Agartala/Aizawl, Nov 19 : Reang tribal refugees, sheltered in seven camps in Tripura for the past 16 years, Tuesday began casting their votes through postal ballots for the assembly polls in Mizoram, officials said.
Steps to check illegal migration to Mizoram: Sonia Gandhi
Aizawl, Nov 18 : Congress president Sonia Gandhi Monday said the central government was aware of illegal migration into Mizoram and would take steps to tackle the problem.
Over half of Mizoram's candidates are millionaires
Aizawl, Nov 18 : More than half of the 142 candidates contesting the Nov 25 Mizoram assembly elections are millionaires, a report said Monday.