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09-Jan-2019 Shillong

First Swadesh Darshan project in Meghalaya inaugurated

The Chief Minister of Meghalaya, Conrad K Sangma, inaugurated the project “Development of North East Circuit: Umiam (Lake View) - U Lum Sohpetbneng- Mawdiangdiang - Orchid Lake Resort” implemented under Swadesh Darshan Scheme of Ministry of Tourism, Government...

27-Nov-2018 Shillong

Congress corners government over attacks on women activists

The Congress on Tuesday cornered Meghalaya's National People's Party (NPP)-led government in the Assembly over the law and order situation and misuse of government machinery.Leader of Opposition Mukul Sangma demanded a CBI probe into the murder attempt on...

27-Nov-2018 Shillong

CBI arrests NEHU professor in Meghalaya for graft

The CBI has arrested an associate professor of North Eastern Hill University (NEHU) in Meghalaya for demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs 40,000 from a student pursuing Ph.D under him, the agency said on Tuesday.A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team...

22-Nov-2018 Shillong

IAF chief reviews security scenario in northeast

Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa on Thursday reviewed the security scenario in the northeast with commanders from the Eastern Air Command, an official said.Dhanoa, who inaugurated the Commanders' Conference here in Meghalaya, updated the commanders...

30-Oct-2018 Shillong

Meghalaya government blind to suffering of its people : Mukul Sangma

Congress leader Mukul Sangma on Tuesday hit out at the ruling National People's Party-led Meghalaya government for turning a blind eye to the "pain" and "agony" of its people living along the boundary with Assam."There has been a standoff between Assam authorities...

28-Oct-2018 Shillong

Don't stop dreaming : Jackky Bhagnani urges youth

Actor Jackky Bhagnani, who attended the sixth edition of the Young Leaders Connect Conclave here, urged the youth to dream big and work hard to achieve their goals.An actor-producer, Jackky was one of the key speakers at the conclave where he shared his thoughts....

02-Oct-2018 Shillong

Modi government will be ousted from power : Mukul Sangma

The Leader of Opposition in the Meghalaya Assembly, Mukul Sangma, on Tuesday voiced confidence that the Modi government will be ousted in the  2019 Lok Sabha polls because of the "anti-people" agenda of the BJP and the NDA government."People thought...

04-Sep-2018 Shillong

Modi government pro-rich, anti-poor: Congress leader

Reiterating the party's demand for a JPC probe into the Rafale jet deal, Congress General Secretary Gaurav Gogoi on Tuesday dubbed the Modi government at the Centre "pro-rich and anti-poor"."Rafale deal is a copy book case of compromising of national interest, causing...

15-Aug-2018 Shillong

Build progressive, inclusive society for all : Conrad Sangma

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Wednesday urged the people of the state to build a progressive and inclusive society for all.Thousands of people had gathered at the Polo Ground here to witness a ceremonial parade on the occasion of the nation's 72nd...

29-Jul-2018 Shillong

Radha Mohan Singh visits organic farm at Lowsohtun

Union Minister for Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Radha Mohan Singh visited Lawsohtun organic farm at , Shillong today. The 4 hectare farm land which belongs to Lawsohtun Farmers Association is being maintained by 20 household. The minister interacted with...

30-Mar-2018 Shillong

Several houses, crops damaged by hail in Meghalaya

Several houses and crops were damaged when heavy rains accompanied with hailstones and strong winds lashed Meghalaya on Friday, an official said. However no casualties were reported.Several rooftops were blown away and houses were damaged. Many trees and electric...

26-Mar-2018 Shillong

Films are bigger than other mediums is an illusion : Rannvijay Singh

Actor-TV host Rannvijay Singha, who has worked in the film and television space, says it's just a perception that the movie platform is bigger than other mediums.Rannvijay, who started out his journey as the winner of MTV "Roadies" and has since worked in a plethora...

24-Mar-2018 Shillong

I don't get trolled much : Rannvijay Singha

Actor-TV host Rannvijay Singha says he has never been trolled much on social media platforms.Rannvijay is hosting a show on MTV titled "Troll Police", which deals with cyber bullying.Asked if social media trolls have ever affected him, Rannvijay told IANS here:...

20-Mar-2018 Shillong

Will talk to militants if they give up arms : Conrad Sangma

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma on Monday said the government will hold talks only with rebel groups which give up arms."We are not saying 'no' to peace but there is a process which we need to follow and the government is clear on its stand that we will...

06-Mar-2018 Shillong

Conrad Sangma takes charge of Meghalaya as CM

National People's Party (NPP) leader Conrad Kongkal Sangma, son of former Lok Sabha Speaker Purno Sangma, was on Tuesday sworn in as the 12th Chief Minister of Meghalaya.Governor Ganga Prasad administered the oath of office and secrecy to the 40-year-old Tura...

03-Mar-2018 Shillong

Congress to stake claim to form government in Meghalaya : Kamal Nath

The Congress will stake its claim to form the next government in Meghalaya later in the day, senior party leader Kamal Nath said on Saturday expressing confidence it would succeed in its mission."Well, we will make a claim to the Governor tonight and ask...

24-Feb-2018 Williamnagar (Meghalaya)

Meghalaya's most wanted rebel killed in gunfight with police

Special Force (SF-10) commandos in Meghalaya on Saturday killed in a gunfight a top Garo rebel leader wanted for his alleged involvement in several killings and bombings in the state.Acting on a tip off, the commandos raided Sudugre area in East Garo Hills district...

22-Feb-2018 Phulbari (Meghalaya)

Give BJP chance to serve Meghalaya, Narendra Modi tells voters

Exhorting the 18.43 lakh electorate in Meghalaya to vote for the BJP in the February 27 Assembly elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said the Congress-led state government was not taking people seriously since they saw no political challenge."The...

20-Feb-2018 Mendipathar (Meghalaya)

Get back Nirav while returning from abroad, Rahul Gandhi tells PM

Taking a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday asked him to bring back absconding diamantaire Nirav Modi "when he returns from his foreign trips"."I would like to request this Modi (Prime Minister), on behalf of all...

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