Good Morning. Bhss Jr. Section news faction welcomes you back to its weekly news round-up. This morning, we will hear some of the local news and world news at a glance. The cumulative heat and parched air in the southern part of Mizoram show no mercy upon the people. However, in spite of the hot weather, the Happy school is moving on with its daily routines. Classes are regular so far.
Hello once again, I am C.Lalnunpuii , sitting with me here is Lalrindiki Renthlei.
Arunachal Pradesh Governor Lt Gen (Retd) Nirbhay Sharma has been transferred and appointed the Governor of Mizoram. He will be serving till his term ends in 2018. He is the seventh Governor the state saw in a year.
The frequent changes in Mizoram governorship began in July 2014, when V Purushothaman resigned after being transferred to neighbouring Nagaland, saying he was not consulted.
The Aizawl District Court rejected the bail petition made by Mr NgurthantluangaSanate, who was nabbed by the Mizoram Police at Silchar last month.
Mr Ngurthantluanga Sanate said that he is a civilian and is not a cadre of HPC(D) and asked for bail. However, Chief Judicial Magistrate of the Aizawl District Court Mrs Sylvie Z. Ralte rejected the plea, claiming that the judgment for refusal for bail is a regular procedure which is also in accordance with the Supreme Court’s way of judgment.
Mizoram Police on Friday morning shot dead the HPCD militant believed to have led the ambush on an MLA convoy that killed three policemen at the end of March this year. H C Malsawmkima (31) alias Danny, a “Sergeant” of the Zosangbera faction of the Manipur-based Hmar People’s Convention Democratic was killed in an encounter around 6 a.m. at Tiaulian village in Manipur.
A powerful earthquake jolted mountainous Nepal on Tuesday, killing at least 66 people, including 17 in India and one in Chinese Tibet, bringing down buildings and triggering landslide less than three weeks after a devastating temblor left a swathe of destruction in the Himalayan nation.
Youngsters in Aizawl are likely to have their dreams come true as the Delhi-based Korean Culture Centre, India (KCCI) is planning a K-Pop (short for Korean Pop music) concert in the Mizoram state capital. The KCCI has sent an intimation to the Mizoram government for holding an extravaganza in Aizawl this summer featuring famed Korean pop stars, an official statement said last week.
In other news…
Singing sensation Zayn Malik, while asserting he loves his fans, has asked them to not abuse him for fighting with his former One Direction member Louis Tomlinson. The 22-year-old musician, who quit the band this March, slammed Tomlinson after he indulged in a war of words with producer Naughty Boy, who is working with Malik on his solo material. The ugly Twitter spat invited wrath of the fans for Malik. Upset over the criticism, he tweeted:
Aizawl FC authored a new chapter in Indian football by qualifying for the top tier of the I-League after emerging champions in the second division with a round to spare in Golaghat, Assam, on Wednesday. Aizawl FC beat state-rivals Chanmari FC 4-2 in the penultimate round to take their tally to 31 points from 13 matches. With LoneStar Kashmir FC playing out a 1-1 draw against Kenkre Sports in another match, Aizawl FC sealed their berth in the 2015-16 I-League on Wednesday itself.
Eden Hazard was named England’s Footballer of the Year on Tuesday after his consistently outstanding performances throughout the season helped Chelsea win the Premier League title. Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane was second in the voting by members of the English Football Writers Association with Hazard’s Chelsea club mate and captain John Terry third. The 24-year-old Belgian international midfielder adds the award to the Professional Footballers Association (PFA) honour he collected last month and becomes the first player from his country to claim the accolade since it was launched in 1948.
Floyd Mayweather said in an upcoming interview with Showtime that at this moment he’s not interested in a rematch with Manny Pacquiao “because he’s a sore loser and he’s a coward.” Asked if he thought Pacquiao was hampered by the right shoulder injury that later required surgery, Mayweather tells Jim Gray, “Absolutely not.”
Rapper Kanye West has become the recipient of an advanced college degree after officials at the school of the Art Institute of Chicago in Illinois awarded him an honorary doctorate. The 37-year-old Chicago native quit school to pursue a career in hip-hop and even named his debut album The College Dropout to acknowledge the fact, reported the New York Daily News. Wearing a traditional cap and gown, West gave a brief speech to his fellow graduates after he was handed the honorary diploma.
Summer is the stuff of dreams. When adults sit at their desks, and children sit in school, they dream of summer. Summer is the time of infinite fun. The day seems to last forever, and the fun never stops. Have a fun day… For now, bye bye.