Tag: Mizoram

Mizoram NGOs body to boycott Republic Day celebrations

Mizoram NGOs body to boycott Republic Day celebrations

“The NGO Coordination Committee (NCC) would go ahead with its previous decision to boycott the Republic Day celebrations in Mizoram on Saturday to protest the passing of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in the Lok Sabha earlier this month,” NCC Chairman Vanlalruata said. On Thursday, state Home Minister Lalchamliana urged the[Read More…]

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Mizoram: 204 candidates for 40 members assembly in the election fray

Aizawal: 204 candidates are in the election fray for the upcoming 40 members Mizoram Legislative assembly election and 28 candidates’ nomination papers were found inappropriate said the state election department officials. Wednesday is the last day for withdrawal of nominations. Eight candidates, including Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla, Zoram People’s Movement[Read More…]

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Twitter records 1.2 mn tweets related to Assembly elections

New Delhi: As the nation gears up for the Assembly polls in Chattisgarh, Mizoram, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Telangana, conversations and debates on Twitter in the past week alone recorded 1.2 million tweets related to #AssemblyElections2018, the microblogging site said. Among the initiatives that Twitter launched for the state elections[Read More…]

BJP declares first list of candidate for Chhattisgarh, denies ticket to 14 MLAs

BJP declares first list of candidate for Chhattisgarh, denies ticket to 14 MLAs

Bhartiya Janta Party’s Central Election Committee (CEC) on Saturday declared candidates for the forthcoming assembly elections in Chhattisgarh, Mizoram and Telangana. Among the 77 candidates announced for Chhattisgarh assembly, 14 sitting MLAs have been replaced with new names, Union minister J P Nadda told media. 38 candidates for Telangana assembly[Read More…]

Setback to Congress in Mizoram as party leader resigns

Setback to Congress in Mizoram as party leader resigns

Aizawl: Ruling Congress continues to get setbacks in poll-bound Mizoram as former Minister and senior Congress leader Buddha Dhan Chakma on Tuesday left the party and is likely to join the BJP soon. Chakma has resigned from the state legislature and primary membership of the Mizoram Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC).[Read More…]

Himachal Pradesh: Election Commission to rope in celebs, sportspersons to boost voters

EC announces assembly election dates for MP, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Mizoram, Telangana; results on December 11

LIVE UPDATES: The Election Commission Saturday announced dates for the assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, Mizoram and Telangana. With the announcement of the poll dates by the ECI, the Model Code of Conduct has come into force with immediate effect. The election in Chhattisgarh will be held in[Read More…]

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