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Mizoram bypoll: Triangular contest likely in Serchhip by-election; five candidates in fray
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Mizoram bypoll: Triangular contest likely in Serchhip by-election; five candidates in fray

The election would be a litmus test for ZPM nominee Lalduhoma, the incumbent MLA whose disqualification under the anti-defection law in November last year necessitated the bypoll

BJP's Mizoram ally MNF votes in favour of resolution on religious freedom; don't follow saffron party's ideologies, says CM Zoramthanga
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BJP's Mizoram ally MNF votes in favour of resolution on religious freedom; don't follow saffron party's ideologies, says CM Zoramthanga

The Mizoram Assembly on Friday, including BJP ally, Mizo National Front (MNF) unanimously adopted a private member's resolution asking the Centre to take measures for the protection of religious freedom enshrined in the Constitution

Amit Shah says NDA govt doubled allocation of funds for Mizoram's developmental projects
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Amit Shah says NDA govt doubled allocation of funds for Mizoram's developmental projects

Amit Shah on Saturday said the BJP-led government at the Centre has doubled the allocation of funds for developmental projects in Mizoram.

Zoramthanga says Mizoram govt will request Centre, Bangladesh to expedite opening of border trade at Kawrpuichhuah
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Zoramthanga says Mizoram govt will request Centre, Bangladesh to expedite opening of border trade at Kawrpuichhuah

Mizoram chief minister Zoramthanga on Wednesday said the state government would request the Centre and the Bangladesh government to expedite the opening of India-Bangladesh border trade at the proposed Kawrpuichhuah border trade centre.

Non-BJP candidates in Mizoram vow to fight citizenship bill 'tooth and nail' if voted to power in Lok Sabha election
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Non-BJP candidates in Mizoram vow to fight citizenship bill 'tooth and nail' if voted to power in Lok Sabha election

Non-BJP candidates in Mizoram, including Independent Lalnghinglova Hmar and MNF's C Lalrosanga, have vowed to fight the citizenship amendment bill.

Lok Sabha Election 2019, Mizoram profile: Congress ties up with ZPM to back Independent candidate; MNF pitches C Lalrosanga
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Lok Sabha Election 2019, Mizoram profile: Congress ties up with ZPM to back Independent candidate; MNF pitches C Lalrosanga

Mizoram, sitting on the hills in the northeastern corner of the country, has only one Lok Sabha seat and 40 Assembly constituencies.

10 North East political parties, JD(U) oppose Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 'in one voice' after meeting in Guwahati
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10 North East political parties, JD(U) oppose Citizenship (Amendment) Bill 'in one voice' after meeting in Guwahati

A meeting among representatives of ten political parties of the northeast along with the Janata Dal (United) at Guwahati, unanimously decided that the parties would oppose the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, Meghalaya chief minister Conrad Sangma said.

More trouble for NDA on Citizenship Amendment bill from North East: After Assam ally, MNF threatens to withdraw support
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More trouble for NDA on Citizenship Amendment bill from North East: After Assam ally, MNF threatens to withdraw support

Addressing MNF workers at Aibawk village near Aizwal, Zoramthanga said that the party and his government had been making all-out efforts to ensure the defeat of the bill.

Citizenship Bill: Politicos, Assam civil society decry sedition case against Sahitya Akademi winner Hiren Gohain
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Citizenship Bill: Politicos, Assam civil society decry sedition case against Sahitya Akademi winner Hiren Gohain

Former Assam Sahitya Sabha president Nagen Saikia came down heavily on the government for taking such a drastic step.

MNF chief Zoramthanga takes oath as Mizoram chief minister after 10 years; 74-year-old has held post two times earlier
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MNF chief Zoramthanga takes oath as Mizoram chief minister after 10 years; 74-year-old has held post two times earlier

The Mizo National Front (MNF) government led by Chief Minister Zoramthanga on Saturday assumed office in Mizoram, ending the Congress' 10-year rule in the state.

MNF president Zoramthanga takes oath as Mizoram chief minister, ceremony held at Aizawl's Raj Bhavan
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MNF president Zoramthanga takes oath as Mizoram chief minister, ceremony held at Aizawl's Raj Bhavan

Mizo National Front (MNF) president Zoramthanga, who has been chief minister of Mizoram twice, is a former underground leader and a close aide of the legendary MNF leader Laldenga.

Post-Assembly election victories, Congress, TRS, Mizo National Front must pull up their socks to deliver on manifesto
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Post-Assembly election victories, Congress, TRS, Mizo National Front must pull up their socks to deliver on manifesto

The content of the manifestos and promises are deliverable, however, not sufficient for economic development of the states.

New Mizoram Assembly to have no woman MLA as all 15 female legislators were defeated in 28 November polls
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New Mizoram Assembly to have no woman MLA as all 15 female legislators were defeated in 28 November polls

The Mizoram Assembly will not have a single woman legislator as all the 15 female candidates lost in the 28 November election in the state where women outnumber men in the voters' list.

Mizoram Election Results: MNF president Zoramthanga to be sworn in as chief minister today
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Mizoram Election Results: MNF president Zoramthanga to be sworn in as chief minister today

Governor Kummanam Rajasekharan formally invited Zoramthanga on Wednesday to form the next government after receiving the signed notification of the result from Election Commission officials who arrived here late in the evening, Raj Bhavan sources said.

Mizoram Election Results: Elected MNF leader Zoramthanga meets governor, to stake claim to form government
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Mizoram Election Results: Elected MNF leader Zoramthanga meets governor, to stake claim to form government

The MNF bagged 26 seats in the 40-member state assembly. Meanwhile, chief minister Lal Thanhawla submitted his resignation to the governor.

Mizoram Assembly Election Results: Congress loses last North East bastion as MNF rides anti-incumbency wave to win
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Mizoram Assembly Election Results: Congress loses last North East bastion as MNF rides anti-incumbency wave to win

The Mizo National Front (MNF) rode the anti-incumbency wave to 26 seats in the 40-member Assembly

How Mizoram Assembly election 2018 was won: A look at the Mizo National Front's victory in four infographics
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How Mizoram Assembly election 2018 was won: A look at the Mizo National Front's victory in four infographics

The Mizo National Front (MNF) on Tuesday returned to power in Mizoram after a decade, securing 26 seats, five more than an absolute majority in the 40-member Assembly.

Mizoram Election Results: With ally Mizo National Front's emphatic win in state, BJP's inroads into North East complete
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Mizoram Election Results: With ally Mizo National Front's emphatic win in state, BJP's inroads into North East complete

For a party pursuing an avowedly Hindutva agenda and usually identified with the trappings of all that is Brahmanical patriarchy, it was considered inconceivable that the saffron party would find such appeal in the North East.

Mizoram Election Results 2018 updates: Congress loses last North East bastion to MNF as Lal Thanhawla goes down
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Mizoram Election Results 2018 updates: Congress loses last North East bastion to MNF as Lal Thanhawla goes down

The Mizo National Front (MNF) is all set to capture power in Mizoram after a decade, having established leads in 25 of the 40 assembly constituencies, while the ruling Congress is ahead only in places.

Mizoram Election Results 2018: MNF's liquor ban promise and Zoram People's Movement axes Congress’ comeback
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Mizoram Election Results 2018: MNF's liquor ban promise and Zoram People's Movement axes Congress’ comeback

Even as the result of vote counting in Mizoram Assembly Election proceeds, the Mizo National Front emerges as the front-runner, winning 14 seats and leading in 11 other in the state with 40 constituencies.