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15-Aug-2018 Aizawl

Mizoram one of highest growing state economies : Lal Thanhawla

Mizoram is one of the highest growing economies among the Indian states, along with Gujarat, Jharkhand and Tripura, that recorded above 8 per cent growth rate during the last four years, Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla said here on Wednesday."With the introduction...

05-Jun-2018 Aizawl

21 killed in landslide, road accident in Mizoram

At least 19 people were killed and over 20 others were injured in two separate incidents at Lunglei district along Indo-Myanmar border in Mizoram since Monday evening, police said on Tuesday.While ten people were killed and four others, including minor...

15-Jan-2018 Mizoram

Drug abuse killed 65 in Mizoram in 2017

At least 65 persons, including 12 women, died in Mizoram last year due to drug abuse, an official said on Monday.The Excise and Narcotics Department official said 28 persons died due to heroin overdose and the rest due to abuse of various other narcotics.According...

16-Dec-2017 Aizawl

Centre has 15 new rail projects for Northeast : Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday the Centre is committed to put all the state capitals of the northeast on the rail map and is executing 15 new projects in the region."We are committed to bring all the state capitals of the northeast region on...

30-Nov-2017 Aizawl (Mizoram)

Mizo Accord is shining example all over the world : Ram Nath Kovind

The signing, implementation and adherence to the Mizo Accord of 1986 is still held up as a shining example all over the world, President Ram Nath Kovind said here on Thursday.He said credit for the atmosphere of peace and development in Mizoram goes to political...

29-Nov-2017 Aizawl

Mizoram key to Act East Policy : Ram Nath Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday said Mizoram was a key to India's 'Act East' Policy and the state will link other northeastern states to our neighbours in Southeast Asia and the rest of India."Mizoram is a key to India's Act East Policy. The state will...

15-Aug-2017 AIZWAL

Mizoram's flagship programme helped farmers : Lal Thanhawla

The Mizoram government's flagship programme, New Land Use Policy (NLUP), has brought development to the state and prosperity to the farmers, Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla said in his address at the Independence Day function here on Tuesday."The NLUP has changed...

12-Nov-2016 Aizawl

Rail network to make northeast India a 'destination': Suresh Prabhu

The railway network would make northeast India a "destination" instead of being a transit point, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu said in Mizoram."The railway network would make resource rich northeast India a "destination" instead of being a transit...

17-Sep-2016 Aizawl (Mizoram)

Five killed in Mizoram landslides, roads blocked

At least five persons from two families, including a minor girl, were killed as their houses were swept away in huge landslides caused by heavy rain on Saturday in Mizoram's Aizawl district, police said.According to police, heavy landslides after intense...

15-Aug-2016 Aizawl

Mizoram is one of most peaceful, progressing states : Lal Thanhawla

Mizoram is one of the most peaceful states in the country heading for a steady progress of development, Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla said on Monday."Mizoram is one of the most peaceful states in India and also moving ahead for a steady progress, development,...

27-Feb-2016 Aizawl

School torched, tribal house demolished in Mizoram

A primary school was burnt down and a house was demolished at the Chakma tribe inhabited Tuichawng Chhuah village in Mizoram's Lunglei district, an official statement said on Saturday.Mizoram Chakma Alliance Against Discrimination in its statement said...

26-Jan-2016 Aizawl

67th Republic Day : Governor salutes Mizoram peace

Mizoram Governor Nirbhay Sharma on Tuesday praised the civil society and NGOs for making it one of the most peaceful states in the country."People of the state, civil society and NGOs must get appreciation for this success," the governor said after unfurling...

08-Jan-2016 Aizawl

Six killed in Mizoram road accident

Six people were killed and nine others injured when the vehicle in which they were travelling rolled down into a ravine in Mizoram on Friday, police said."A maxi-cab carrying passengers coming to Aizawl from Zokhawthar village in Champhai district near Myanmar...

23-Nov-2015 Mizoram

Mizoram to be developed as ‘bamboo State’: Dr.Jitendra Singh

Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh addressing a press conference at Aizawl, Mizoram said, the government...

25-Oct-2015 Aizawl

11 killed in Mizoram accident

At least 11 people, including four women, were killed and 21 others hurt when a private bus in which they were travelling fell into a gorge in Mizoram, police said on Sunday.The bus was on its way from Lawngtlai in southern Mizoram to Aizawl when it met...

24-Oct-2015 Aizawl

Huge cache of arms and ammunition seized in Mizoram

Assam Rifles' troopers seized eight sophisticated assault rifles and twelve loaded magazines in Mizoram, police said here on Saturday.Police suspect that the arms and ammunition might have been smuggled from neighbouring Myanmar."Acting on a tip-off, the Assam...

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