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A state of extreme eastern India between Bangladesh and Myanmar. Largely inhabited by hill tribes speaking Sino-Tibetan languages, Mizoram was long a part of Assam but gained separate statehood in 1987.
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(Placename) a state (since 1986) in NE India, created in 1972 from the former Mizo Hills District of Assam. Capital: Aijal. Pop: 891 058 (2001). Area: about 21 081 sq km (8140 sq miles)
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(ˌmɪz əˈræm)
a state in NE India. 689,756; 8140 sq. mi. (21,081 sq. km). Cap.: Aizawl.
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Summary: Siaha (Mizoram) [India], Aug 30 (ANI): Rejoiced by the fact that a District Magistrate (DM) has come to visit a remote village, people of the Tisopi area in Mizoram gave him a palanquin ride.
Aizawl: To encourage first time voters, the Mizoram Election Department will organise a selfie contest on Thursday, the day of polling for the lone Lok Sabha seat in the state, an official said here on Monday.
Cyclone 'Mora' accompanied by heavy showers and gusty winds lashed Mizoram on Tuesday disrupting power and telecommunication network, damaging houses and triggering landslides.
MIZORAM Governor Aziz Qureshi, who had a feud with the Centre and had even moved the Supreme Court against attempts to seek his ouster, was finally sacked on Saturday.
KOCHI, INDIA * The Presbyterian church in Mizoram state, northeast India, has said it will "discipline" homosexuals by preventing them from taking part in important church rituals.
The team will spend two weeks in Mizoram helping to set up a strategy for curbing the spread of the disease and to help establish a hospice in the area.
Specialists say the unprecedented swarms of rats in the forests of Mizoram and Manipur states have been caused by the rare flowering of bamboo plants, which grow in thousands of square miles bordering
The 23rd state of the Indian union, Mizoram covers an area of 21,087sq.km and is sandwiched between Myanmar (Burma) and Bangladesh.
Summary: Mamit (Mizoram) [India], July 17 (ANI): The Border Security Force (BSF) on Wednesday carried out relief work in flood-affected districts of Mizoram situated along the India-Bangladesh border.
Aizawl: For the first time in the Lok Sabha elections in Mizoram, a woman, Lalthlamuani, 63, is trying her luck.
PETER Biaksangzuala's somersaults after scoring a goal in a Mizoram Premier League (MPL) match was meant to celebrate his equalising goal for his club, but tragically it turned out to be the cause of his death on Sunday.