Image For Representation

Moderate quake jolts Mizoram

Aizawl: A moderate earthquake, with a magnitude 5.0 on the Richter scale, shook parts of Mizoram and adjoining Myanmar on Thursday night. There was no report of any damage or casualty yet, officials said. According to an official of the India Meteorological Department (IMD), the tremor hit eastern Mizoram’s Champhai area, adjoining Myanmar, at 7.29 […]

Photo: IANS

Centre asks Mizoram to deport back Myanmar refugees

Aizawl:  The Union Home Ministry has asked the Mizoram government to immediately deport 220 Myanmarese nationals back to Myanmar, officials said on Tuesday. Around 220 Myanmarese refugees belonging to 54 families are staying in four villages of Mizoram’s southernmost Lawngtlai district since November 2017 after they fled from the Arakan (Rakhine) state of Myanmar following […]

Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga (File Photo/ Facebook)

If Centre brings Citizenship Bill as law, NE region will fight unitedly: Mizoram CM

Aizawl/Agartala :  Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga on Thursday said if the Central government again brings the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill (CAB) as a law in future, all political parties, NGOs and civil society of the northeast region would fight unitedly against such efforts. “If the Central government once again brings CAB as law in future, all […]

Representative Image

Low-key Yoga Day celebration in Mizoram

Aizawl :  When seven northeastern states observed the 4th International Yoga Day in an impressive manner on Thursday, its celebration was very low key in Christian-dominated Mizoram. However, the Central government agencies including the two paramilitary forces — Assam Rifles and Border Security Force — observed the Yoga Day in the state. Mizoram’s two powerful […]