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In the News (Fri 31 Oct 14)

  
  CIC Information of CIC Champai
Champhai is situated at the border of Myanmar.
It is said that in the study of Mizo history, it starts from Champhai and ends at Chmphai.Since it is situated at the border, trade also flourished and is one of the most important trade centre in the state.
Champhai is proud of its grape production throughout the state for it is said that Champhai grape tastes better than any other region could produce.
www.cic.nic.in /cicwebpages/mizoram/champhai/champhai_cicinfo.htm   (397 words)

  
 Champhai, Champhai Travel, Champhai Tours, Champhai Tourism, Champhai Tour, Champhai Tourist, Champhai Travel Info, ...
Champhai, a bustling commercial town at the Indo-Myanmar border, is a beautiful place that offers plenty of tourist attraction.
Besides its breathtaking beauty, Champhai is a storehouse of ancient relics, monuments and memorials connected with legends and folklores.
Believed to be the entry point and settlement of the first Mizo migrants to India, Champhai has a background of rich heritage, scattered in small hamlets and villages dotted with monuments and monoliths that depict success in war, valourous hunting, personal distinctions and achievements.
www.all-indiatravel.com /champhai   (446 words)

  
 Champhai in India   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Champhai is a bustling commercial town at the Indo-Myanmar border, in the beautiful state of Mizoram, 192 km from the capital Aizawl.
Champhai has a salubrious climate and a number of tourist attractions.
A picturesque spot here is the Champhai valley located towards the base of the town.
www.india9.com /i9show/13714.htm   (117 words)

  
 Champhai Tours
A day excursion from Champhai to Farkawn village will take you to Kungawrhi Puk, a deep and wide gaping hole on the side of hill, which was once believed to be the entrance of an underground village inhabited by the spirits.
The wonder of this lake is that though it has no external inflow or outflow of water, it is constantly clear and has invoked many interesting folk-tales.
This is the legendary cliff with its projection protruding perilously far outside the rugged mountain where the lovers like the besotted Lianchhiari used to look-out for Chawngfianga.
www.all-indiatravel.com /champhai/champhai-tours.html   (527 words)

  
 State Profile of Mizoram, Mizoram Profile, Profile of Mizoram
Champhai is a beautiful resort on the Myanmar border.
The department of tourism has opened Tourist Lodge at Aizawl, Lunglei, Champhai and wayside restaurant at Thingdawl, Hnahthial, recreational center at Beraw Tiang and Alpine picnic hut at District Park near Zobawk.
Mizoram is one of the seven northeastern states of India, bordered by Myanmar (formerly known as Burma) to the east and south, Bangladesh to the west, and by the states of Manipur, Assam, and Tripura to the north.
www.economywatch.com /stateprofiles/mizoram/profile24-05-05p.htm   (978 words)

  
 Anti-incumbency wave blunted - Deccan Herald   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Champhai, a frontier district in eastern Mizoram, has a special place in the history of the tiny north-eastern State and its people.
It is said that the Mizo history starts from Champhai and ends in Champhai.
There was simmering resentment among the farmers, particularly the ginger-growers, as the MNF government failed to keep its promise to buy all crops.
www.deccanherald.com /deccanherald/dec07/sl2.asp   (713 words)

  
 Mizoram Travel,Mizoram Tourism,Mizoram India Tours,Mizoram Travel in India
The Mizos, originally hailing from the Shan State of Burma are a Mongoloid race.
Champhai, a small town with a salubrious climate, is a sub-divisional headquarters on the Indo-Myanmar border.
Set in the beautiful state of Mizoram with its colourful tribal traditions and its orchids and butterflies, Champhai is 192 km from the state capital Aizawl and boasts of a fabulous view of the Myanmar hills.
www.minartravels.net /mizorama.html   (268 words)

  
 THE NORTH EAST TRIBUNE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Aizawl May 22: A woman (name withheld) who recently moved to Lunglei from Champhai has approached the Aizawl-based Human Rights and Law Network to seek redressal against YMA activities that has banned her son-in-law from working in his fields as well as staying in his village.
Talking to HR and LN members on Saturday, the woman said the YMA members of Tuipui village, located twenty km from Champhai towards Aizawl, has hounded her son-in-law and his family out of the village and destroyed his home after the YMA found a small amount of liquor in his possession.
However, on the instigation of Tuipui YMA, Champhai Venglai YMA has refused to let the son-in-law stay even in his parents house saying he needed to ask forgiveness from the Tuipui YMA first.
www.northeasttribune.com /4097.htm   (484 words)

  
 The Telegraph - North East   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
There are numerous checkpoints of both police and the customs departments on the entire 500-km-long stretch from Shillong to Champhai, which passes through three states.
The revelation comes close on the heels of Calcutta police busting the Ah Hua drug cartel’s operations in India, which Thanga was running from a rented house in the city.
Sources in the Shillong district jail said Thanga was arrested on January 24, 2001 and a case registered against him under the Arms Act.
www.telegraphindia.com /1030602/asp/northeast/story_2026829.asp   (485 words)

  
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 Chief Minister of  Mizoram
During 1954, when he was compelled by circumstances to join middle school in a neighboring village, he was very hesitant as he was then still very young and non of his friends from his village were there to keep company.
He finished his high school at Champhai from Samthang village, and in 1960 his family shifted to Champhai.
It was in 1961 that he passed his matriculation, but he could not join college as the family was too poor to finance his further education.
www.mizoram.nic.in /gov/cm.htm   (1499 words)

  
 Chin Human Rights Organization - CHRO - ASSESSMENT REPORT ON BURMESE REFUGEES IN MIZORAM AND DELHI
Meetings were held with the different groups, organizations and church both from the Mizo and Chin community.
We hold the night at Khawzawl and reached Champhai the next day (11th February) at around 11 am.
The main office is based in Aizawl and the branch office at Champhai.
www.chro.org /index.php/refugees_concern/154   (9316 words)

  
 THE NORTH EAST TRIBUNE
On tour of chief minister Zoramthanga’s constituency Champhai last week, Hawla said it was because they were given a nod by the chief minister that Zomi Revolutionary Organisation and members of its armed wing are active in the state, specially in and around Champhai constituency which borders Manipur.
In his capacity as the opposition leader with the rank of a cabinet minister, Lal Thanhawla called a meeting of district government officials during his tour at Champhai town where he instructed the deputy commissioner to look into allegations that development funds were not being handed over to village councils.
Hawla also expressed his concern that apart from the six Congress village councils within Champhai district that the MNF government had dissolved without proper justification, plans were afoot to dissolve more Congress dominated village councils.
www.northeasttribune.fcpages.com /2656.htm   (352 words)

  
 Champhai ready to agitate   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Aizawl June 27: The population of Champhai district is ready to agitate on a massive scale if the important bridges linking them to the rest of the state are not upgraded.
Speaking over the telephone today, Champhai deputy commissioner Lallungmuana said the bridges connecting the district to the rest of the state are now in dilapidated condition and hardly sufficient to bear the burden of the district's needs.
The difficulty, however, remains in the fact that these plans would need at least another three or four more years for fruition while the need for upgradation is urgent.
www.zoram.org /zoram_news-182.html   (359 words)

  
 Foreigner push back meets YMA obstruction   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Aizawl June 27: A report reaching here said the police were, after all, unable to return the 36 foreigners slated to be pushed back to Myanmar on Saturday night at the nearest border post because of obstruction from the Champhai group YMA.
A senior police officer here today said the Group YMA activists, led by the secretary V.L. Chama Hnamte, had strongly requested the police at the border post of Zokhawthar village not to hand over the foreign nationals, specially the 11 Chin rebels, as they faced certain death at the hands of the Myanmar army authorities.
Champhai SP F. Lalhuliana, while speaking over the telephone today, confirmed this story but said the foreigners were being returned to their home country.
www.zoram.org /zoram_news-181.html   (401 words)

  
 รายงานพิเศษ:Salween News Network   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
เลียน(ชื่อสมมติ)เดินทางจากพม่าเข้ามาที่เมือง Champhai ในตอนเช้าตรู่ของทุก ๆ วัน และกลับไปในตอนกลางคืนพร้อม กับเงิน 50 - 100 รูปีที่หามาได้ (43 รูปีเท่ากับ 1 ดอลล่าร์สหรัฐ)
เด็กสาววัย 15 ที่ต้องหยุดการเรียนผู้นี้เธอมีเชื้อสายชิน อาศัยอยู่ในหมู่บ้านแห่งหนึ่งในเขตรัฐชิน ประเทศพม่า ฝั่งตรงข้าม กับเมือง Champhai ประเทศอินเดีย เธอจะเดินไปที่เมือง Champhai เป็นประจำเพื่อทำงานขายบริการทางเพศ
ไม่เพียงแต่เลียนเท่านั้น แต่ยังมีชาวพม่าอีกหลายพันคน ที่เข้ามาทำงานขายบริการทางเพศที่Champhai และ Zokhathar เมืองชายแดนทางตะวันออกเฉียงเหนือของอินเดีย เมืองที่กำลัง เป็นสถานที่ดึงดูดทางธุรกิจค้าเนื้อสดอยู่ในขณะนี้
www.salweennews.org /spacial%20report%20sp%2019.htm   (184 words)

  
 webindia123.com-Tourism of Mizoram-tourist places in mizoram-historical important places in mizoram
At Champhai in Aizawl district, near the Burma border, there is a very large memorial stone called Mangkahia Lung(Mangkhaia's stone).
A tomb was erected in his memory overlooking the vast Champhai plain.
Near Tualchang village in the eastern part of Aizawl district, there is a row of stone slabs.
www.webindia123.com /Mizoram/Tourism/Places.htm   (700 words)

  
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Sitiuated near Farkawn village in Aizawl (Champhai) district, the cave as a silent testimony to a battle between two neighboring villages in which many lost their lives.
The bodies of the fighters from village Lamsial are said to have been kept in the cave.
A large memorial stone, it was erected about three hundred years ago at Champhai to the memory of a well-known Ralte chief, Mangkhaia.
www.tourmyindia.com /states/mizoram/places.html   (898 words)

  
 www.kiranbedi.com- First and Highest ranking Indian Woman internationally recognised, of Indian Police Service
The meeting was held under the chairmanship of the SDO (Civil) Mr Lathuna Chenkual.
The major decisions taken included that no person would possess Phensedyl without medical certificate or license, vehicles coming from Aizawl to Champhai would be thoroughly checked to ascertain they are not carrying Acetic an-hydride.
The teachers in Champhai have been asked to check their students whether they carry Phensedyl to school.
www.kiranbedi.com /drugtrafficking.htm   (165 words)

  
 B N I Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
A Champhai jail truck backed up to the middle of Zokhuathar Bridge and handed over the three to a truck backed up on the Indian side, a man from Zokhuathar reported.
The Aizawl Post reported June 13 that Champhai police apprehended three CNC members June 11 who will be repatriated to Burma.
This repatriation of a Chin rebel group to the military junta is the first since the signing of a memorandum of under standing (MoU) between India and Burma in October 2004.
www.bnionline.net /khonumthungprevious_detail.php?ID=56   (242 words)

  
 rediff.com: 'Myanmarese army has taken away two Indians'
Villagers of Vaphai on the Mizoram-Myanmar border alleged two persons, including a local teacher, were taken away by the Myanmarese army on June two and kept in captivity since then, police said in Aizawl on Sunday.
Superintendent of Police K Amon told PTI by phone the villagers reported the incident to Champhai district Deputy Commissioner K Riachho on Saturday.
Amon said the villagers reported the Myanmarese army forcibly took 25 cattle from Saikungphai area near the village and two villagers - Tlangsiama, a primary school teacher, and Lalswma, who went to take back the cattle - were arrested by the Myanmarese army.
www.rediff.com /news/2001/jun/10myan.htm   (163 words)

  
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Vantawng: It is the highest and most beautiful waterfall in Mizoram By car, local taxis as well as local bus.
Champhai: is a busy Commercial town and is a Naturalist's paradise.
5 km away from Champhai is the Ruantlang village where glimses of the ancestral way of life of the Mizos can still be seen.
www.tourmyindia.com /states/mizoram/cities.html   (817 words)

  
 Champhai District in India   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Set in the beautiful state of Mizoram with its colourful tribal traditions, orchids and butterflies, Champhai boasts a fabulous view of the Myanmar hills.
It covers an area of 3,198 sq km and has a population of 101,400.
The famous Rohdil Lake is only 22 km away from the town of Champhai.
www.india9.com /i9show/34087.htm   (95 words)

  
 outlookindia.com
He was born on July 13, 1944 in Samthang village, from where Zoramthanga's family moved to Champhai in 1960, the constituency, where he fought and won a battle royal with his long political opponent and former chief minister Lal Thanhawla.
He matriculated from G M High school at Champhai and graduated with English honours in 1966 from D M College, Imphal.
After the famous Mizo accord was signed in 1986, which created a new phase in the insurgency-ridden north east and became the first peace initiative with the government, Zoramthanga returned to the national mainstream, becoming the PWD minister in the MNF led government which came to power soon after.
www.outlookindia.com /pti_print.asp?id=185898   (252 words)

  
 Chin Human Rights Organization - CHRO - 2001 Mar-Apr : Rhododendron publication
This road crosses the border to Tio village in Falam district of Chin state and then Zokhawthar of Champhai district, which are located by the side of Tio river, along the boundary.
From 1988 to 1994, there had been a refugee camp in Champhai, which is 20 kms from the Burma border.
According to a council member of a border village in Champhai district, there are 60 Chin refugee families in one particular village.
www.chro.org /index.php/rhododendron_-_2001/80   (9089 words)

  
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 www.kiranbedi.com- First and Highest ranking Indian Woman internationally recognised, of Indian Police Service
The DIG of police Mrs Bedi and leaders of the MJA met on May 29 last in the chamber of the officer.
Last week Mrs Bedi visited Champhai and also a border village of Zotekai.
The DIG of Police helped the formation of a Co-ordination Committee at Champhai to combat drugs trafficking along the Indo-Burma border areas of Mizoram.
www.kiranbedi.com /borders.htm   (173 words)

  
 Untitled Document   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Fanai's first moved from Burma to the Lushai Hills and formed a village near Champhai.
This clan was found scattered in the Lushai villages to the north of Aizawl.
He was killed in course of events following his clash with a Lushai chief.
vjads.com /mizorampeople2.htm   (550 words)

  
 Untitled Document   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The plains have thick layers of rich alluvial soil.
The largest of these plains is the Champhai plain, situated near the Burma border, 150 km to the east of Aizawal.
The Champhai plains are 10 km long at its widest and 5 km across.
vjads.com /mplains.htm   (156 words)

  
 Vol 12. No. 4, April 2004 - Cover Story   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The outcome for the Chin—Burmanization and swelling discontent with the central administration—resulted in the 1988 uprising, and they joined the countrywide pro-democracy forces attempting to topple the military dictatorship.
Many Chin students who fled Burma after the 1988 crackdown took refuge in a camp near Champhai, on the Mizo side of the border.
Mizos must feel the same, as nearly every Mizo in the Champhai border area, but also many in Aizawl, 240 km and a 10-hour drive away, admitted to having visited the lake—long before Mizoram’s “new gateway” opened on the road to the sacred lake.
www.irrawaddy.org /database/2004/vol12.4/cover1.html   (1205 words)

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