Mizo/Mizoram News in English:
About 300 strong YMA leaders led by Central YMA Office Bearers surveyed illegal settlers and liquor sellers in Phunchawng and Rangvamual today. According to the preliminary report 81 foreingers and liquor sellers were found in Rangvamual and over 100 such persons were found in Phunchawng sub village. Further action to be taken against them will be decided in the next Central Executive Committee Meeting. In reply to questions the Central YMA leaders said, enthusiasm and active participation were noticed in the campaign for protection of Mizoram and the people. They also expressed gratitude to the Branch YMA leaders of Phunchawng and Rangvamual for extending cooperation to them. Continue reading
Talks between BDO Level talks intended to normalize situation in Kanhmun-Damcherra area cannot make meaning headway. The talks between Peace Committee of Mizoram and Tripura held in Kanhmun PWD IB this afternoon was presided over by Zawlnuam BDO, Lalnundika. The delibarations covered four points raised by Langkaih and Taitesena Group YMA. The demands were apology from the Bru leaders for crimes committed in Mizoram soil, accusing Mizoram Police and IR Batallion responsible for the death of Sebaram Reang, no bandh, road block or protest against Mizo Community in Damcherra and payment of 10 lakh compensation to Monav of Bung\huam village who was allegedly robbed by armed Bru robbers. In response to three points raised by Mizoram side representatives of the Bru Community said, they cannot agree to any of the demands without consultation of their leaders. On the demand for payment of compensation to Monav, Damcherra BDO, V. Darlawng said, this will be brought to the notice of Tripura govt. The next meeting is to be held as soon as the Peace Committee of Tripura is ready. With no meaningfull progress in the talks the road block between the two states continues. The programme for identification of Bru refugees in Naisingpara and Assapara camps will also remain umaterialized untill a conducive situation is created. In the talks Zawlnuam BDO was accompanied by Langkaih and Taitesena Group YMA leaders while Damcherra BDO, V. Darlawng was accompanied by representatives of the Bru and business persons. Continue reading
AIZAWL, MAY 17, 2013: There is a sigh of relief in Mizoram as the cyclone Mahasen, feared to hit the state last night, lost its speed before reaching the region.
This was informed by state Science and Technology Department Chief Scientific Officer Vanlalzara today.
The state government had earlier issued a warning after receiving the weather forecast and warnings from the Cyclone Warning Division of Indian Meteorological Department in Delhi. Continue reading
Shilpa Shetty and Ajinkya Rahane
Rajasthan Royals player Ajinkya Rahane and Shilpa Shetty celebrate wining during match 52 of the Pepsi Indian Premier League ( IPL) 2013 between The Rajasthan Royals and the Delhi Daredevils held at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur on the 7th May 2013. Continue reading
Actress Sonakshi Sinha during match 53 of the Pepsi Indian Premier League ( IPL) 2013 between The Mumbai Indians and the Kolkata Knight Riders held at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on the 7th May 2013.
Rochelle Maria Rao (Right) and Raj Kundra (Left)
Rajasthan Royals owner Raj Kundra and TV anchor Rochelle Maria Rao during match 55 of of the Pepsi Indian Premier League between The Kings XI Punjab and the Rajasthan Royals held at the PCA Stadium, Mohal, India on the 9th May 2013. Continue reading