85 people died of Malaria since 2013

Newmai News Network AIZAWL | APRIL 25   At least 85 people have died of malaria in Mizoram since 2013. However, the death rate has decreased by 55.56 per cent, a statement from the Mizoram Government said coinciding World Malaria Day.   In 2017, about 5,715 people were found to be suffering from malaria and […]

Mizoram panel recommends 7th Pay Commission implementation

AIZAWL, APRIL 24 (PTI): The Mizoram Pay Committee, 2017, constituted by the state government to study the recommendations of 7th Central Pay Commission, submitted its reports and recommendations today.   The suggestions were submitted to state Finance Minister Lalsawta, an official statement said here.   The committee, headed by former finance minister H Liansailova, recommended […]

Mizoram bans import of pigs after PRRS outbreak

Mizoram bans import of pigs after PRRS outbreak

Mizoram has banned the import of pigs and piglets following the outbreak of PRRS and Classical Swine Flu.   Newmai News Network Aizawl | April 23   Mizoram has banned the import of pigs and piglets from neighbouring States and countries especially from Myanmar, following the outbreak of Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) and […]

Mizo students demand demolition of ‘unauthorized’ villages in Chakma ADC

Newmai News Network Aizawl | April 20   Mizoram’s apex student body, the Mizo Zirlai Pawl (MZP), has demanded the demolition of ‘unauthorised’ or ‘illegal’ settlements and villages in Chakma Autonomous District Council (CADC) area in south Mizoram’s Lawngtlai district.   The student body warned that it would take stringent measures if the state government […]

Mizoram launches Measles-Rubella vaccination campaign

Newmai News Network Aizawl | April 18   Measles-Rubella vaccination campaign was launched in all parts of Mizoram by State Health Minister Lal Thanzara in a function held at Government Mizo High School auditorium here on Wednesday.   The campaign was launched with an objective to completely eradicate measles and controlling rubella and Congenital Rubella […]

Thousands rally to demand new district in Mizoram

Thousands rally to demand new district in Mizoram

Around 3000 people rallied in Darlawn town, about 114 km northeast of Aizawl, to demand the creation of Darlawn district.   Newmai News Network Aizawl | April 17   A large number of people took out a rally on Tuesday under the aegis of Darlawn District Demand Committee at Darlawn town, about 114 km northeast […]

Mizoram-Maharashtra sign deal to boost investment, tourism

Aizawl, April 14 (IANS): The Mizoram government and the Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) have signed an agreement to boost investment and develop tourism in the northeastern state, an official said here on Saturday.   “The Mizoram government and the MTDC have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enhance investment and develop the tourism […]

Mizoram-Maharashtra sign deal to boost investment, tourism

Aizawl, April 14 (IANS): The Mizoram government and the Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) have signed an agreement to boost investment and develop tourism in the northeastern state, an official said here on Saturday.   “The Mizoram government and the MTDC have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enhance investment and develop the tourism […]

Hmar outfit lay down arms in Mizoram

Hmar outfit lay down arms in Mizoram

Mizoram Home Minister R. Lalzirliana receives weapons from HPC-D cadres. (NNN Photo)   Newmai News Network Aizawl | April 13 Over 100 cadres of Hmar People’s Convention (Democratic) faction led by H. Zosangbera on Friday laid down their arms in Mizoram following the peace accord signed with the Government of Mizoram on April 2.   […]

100 militants to surrender in Mizoram

Aizawl, April 12 (IANS) Over 100 militants of Hmar People’s Convention-Democratic (HPC-D) will surrenders with their weapons in Mizoram on Friday in line with a peace pact signed last week with the state government, an official said on Thursday.   “A total of 103 HPC-D members would surrender and deposit their 48 sophisticated arms and […]

Gauhati HC stays CADC election in Fultuli

Newmai News Network Aizawl | April 11   The Aizawl bench of Gauhati High Court on Wednesday issued a stay order on the election to Chakma Autonomous District Council (CADC) in Fultuli constituency, following an appeal by opposition Mizo National Front (MNF) after its candidate was disqualified by returning officer of the council polls for […]

Mizoram releases Hmar leader ahead of arms laying down ceremony

Mizoram releases Hmar leader ahead of arms laying down ceremony

Lalbieklien coming out of jail on Wednesday. (NNN Photo)   Newmai News Network Aizawl | April 11   Lalbieklien, a sergeant of Hmar People’s Convention (Democratic), was released from jail on Wednesday, following the peace accord signed between the HPC (D) with Mizoram government on April 2.   The 41-year-old militant leader was the commander […]

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