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  Prime Minister Modi breaks bread, barriers over dinner |Modi, Sharif move the needle on talks: Pak PM's visit raises hopes of a thaw in ties |Rehab plan for Pak refugees high on Narendra Modi's agenda |Narendra Modi to unveil top 10 policy priorities, says aide |It’s clear, Modi will have last word on policy issues |Geete takes charge as heavy industries minister |Modi starts term as India's 15th Prime Minister |NaMo ditches Modi kurta, turns formal |Modi cabinet: 17 ministries clubbed under 7 ministers |Finance Minister Jaitley targets growth revivalPrime Minister Modi breaks bread, barriers over dinner |Modi, Sharif move the needle on talks: Pak PM's visit raises hopes of a thaw in ties |Rehab plan for Pak refugees high on Narendra Modi's agenda |Narendra Modi to unveil top 10 policy priorities, says aide |It’s clear, Modi will have last word on policy issues |Geete takes charge as heavy industries minister |Modi starts term as India's 15th Prime Minister |NaMo ditches Modi kurta, turns formal |Modi cabinet: 17 ministries clubbed under 7 ministers |Finance Minister Jaitley targets growth revivalPrime Minister Modi breaks bread, barriers over dinner |Modi, Sharif move the needle on talks: Pak PM's visit raises hopes of a thaw in ties |Rehab plan for Pak refugees high on Narendra Modi's agenda |Narendra Modi to unveil top 10 policy priorities, says aide |It’s clear, Modi will have last word on policy issues |Geete takes charge as heavy industries minister |Modi starts term as India's 15th Prime Minister |NaMo ditches Modi kurta, turns formal |Modi cabinet: 17 ministries clubbed under 7 ministers |Finance Minister Jaitley targets growth revivalPrime Minister Modi breaks bread, barriers over dinner |Modi, Sharif move the needle on talks: Pak PM's visit raises hopes of a thaw in ties |Rehab plan for Pak refugees high on Narendra Modi's agenda |Narendra Modi to unveil top 10 policy priorities, says aide |It’s clear, Modi will have last word on policy issues |Geete takes charge as heavy industries minister |Modi starts term as India's 15th Prime Minister |NaMo ditches Modi kurta, turns formal |Modi cabinet: 17 ministries clubbed under 7 ministers |Finance Minister Jaitley targets growth revivalPrime Minister Modi breaks bread, barriers over dinner |Modi, Sharif move the needle on talks: Pak PM's visit raises hopes of a thaw in ties |Rehab plan for Pak refugees high on Narendra Modi's agenda |Narendra Modi to unveil top 10 policy priorities, says aide |It’s clear, Modi will have last word on policy issues |Geete takes charge as heavy industries minister |Modi starts term as India's 15th Prime Minister |NaMo ditches Modi kurta, turns formal |Modi cabinet: 17 ministries clubbed under 7 ministers |Finance Minister Jaitley targets growth revival

Church elder arrested for sending offencive SMS to Mizoram CM

A church elder who allegedly sentoffencive SMS to Mizoram chief minister Lal Thanhawla after the declaration of the Assembly elections results has been arrested.

Vote against rebels?

The aura of militancy seems to be wearing off in the Northeast

Mizoram’s mandate 2013 appears to have restated a reality — the romanticism associated with rebels in the Northeast is wearing off.

Lal Thanhawla sworn-in Mizoram CM

Lal Thanhawla, who steered Congress to a landslide victory in Mizoram, was sworn-in as chief minister by Governor Vakkom Purushothaman today.

Cong wins, Mizo nationalism call makes no impact

Mizo nationalism call, social scientists said, polarised marginal non-Mizo communities such as Brus - most voted from relief camps in Tripura - and Chakmas. Rahul Karmakar reports.

Ten percent devices malfunctioned in Mizoram polls

Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail machines, which verify to a voter that his or her vote was cast as wished, malfunctioned in the Nov 25 polls in Mizoram, an official said.

Mizo sentiments vs Cong’s pro-poor policy

Voters' have to look at Congress' flagship programme and the Opposition's call for a return to 'Mizo nationalism'.

Mizoram set for assembly polls

Ruling Congress will be challenged by the Mizo National Front-led three-party alliance.

Mizoram needs more roads: Rahul

Congress vice-president has called for greater connectivity in Mizoram.

3 decade-old issue back in Mizoram polls

Opposition alliance has raked up the issue of Mizo nationalism as one of their main planks.

For Mizo candidates, Sunday a day of rest

Everything else can wait, even campaigning for once-in-five-years assembly polls. Rahul Karmakar reports.

Presbyterian Church keeps an eye polls in Mizoram

It is the all powerful church controlled Mizoram People's Forum that dictates the dos and don'ts of campaigning.

Social media, SMS new tools for campaigning in Mizoram

Youth leaders have been fighting the crucial political battle on the internet.

Mizoram candidates' assets go through the roof

Mizoram's economy grew 10.37% in 2013, it is miniscule compared to the steep rise in leaders' assets.

Rival Mizo parties campaign from common platform

Campaigning here is a far cry from the animated, often violent run-up to elections elsewhere in India. Rahul Karmakar reports.

Mizoram assembly poll counting to begin today

The counting of votes for 40-member Mizoram assembly election, held on November 25, would take place today. A total of 142 candidates, including six women, are in the fray.

‘No quota, so NOTA’

For 9,771 Gorkha voters of Mizoram NOTA is an opportunity to strengthen their demand for OBC status. Rahul Karmakar reports.

Politicians should improve our lot: Mizo Jews

People who want to be noticed in the assembly polls were lost for 3,000 years. Rahul Karmakar reports.

142 candidates in fray for Mizoram polls

Both ruling Congress and Opposition front Mizoram Democratic Alliance fielded candidates in all 40 seats.

Ex-Speaker is the richest candidate

Zoram Nationalist Party's R Lalawia is a contractor and has assets worth over Rs. 69 crore.

Ponzi victims pin hopes on polls

At least 10,000 families have now regrouped to elect whoever can get their money back. Rahul Karmakar reports.

Not partial to Cong supporters: CM

Excerpts from an interview with Mizoram CM Lal Thanhawla. Rahul Karmakar reports.

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A divorce, a jail term, determined foes: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar fighting a lone battle?

The divorce between Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party and Nitish Kumar’s Janata Dal(U) and a few days of change in residence for Rashtriya Janata Dal’s Lalu Prasad – from 10, Circular Road in Patna to the Ranchi jail in Jharkhand – have totally changed the game that is played in Bihar.

UP Muslims face a 'fundamental, political dilemma' ahead of LS polls

Angry with the SP, convinced that the Congress is a losing proposition, unsure of AAP’s ability to win, and fearful that Mayawati may ally with the BJP in the future, Muslims have a difficult choice.

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Should voting be made mandatory for all citizens?

In the coming days, when five states go to polls, how important do you think your vote will mean in bringing a change in the country.
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