Category Archives: Meghalaya

Assam-Meghalaya border dispute: CM level talks preponed to Saturday

GUWAHATI/SHILLONG, March 30: The Chief Minister-level talks on the inter-state boundary between Meghalaya and Assam has been preponed to Saturday, an official said on Thursday. This follows "a request from Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal", Meghalaya Chief Secretary K.S. Kropha told ...Read More

Meghalaya: Mixed response from residents over codification of ‘Garo Customary Law’

TURA, March 30: The much anticipated codification of the Garo Customary Law Bill 2009 which was passed by the Garo Hills Autonomous District Council (GHADC) has met with a mixed response with sections welcoming the Bill while others took the ...Read More

Meghalaya: NPP-led GHADC’s Executive Committee falls after resignation of CEM

TURA, March 30: A big blow to the Garo Hills Autonomous District Council (GHADC) with the resignation of the CEM Denang T Sangma leading to the dissolution of the Executive Committee (EC). Denang Sangma, who led the alliance of the NPP, ...Read More

Despite win against Myanmar, Indian football still gets little attention

A few days ago, India broke its 64 winless streak against Myanmar as they won 1-0 against the home team. The match was the first of the Indian National Team at the AFC Cup Qualifiers. The match which wasn’t the ...Read More

Many parts of Northeast India await Summer amidst speculations of 2017 being hottest year!

Shillong, March 30: While speculations by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) state that heat waves have already started manifesting themselves in various parts of the world including many parts of India, Northeast India however seems to be lagging behind in ...Read More

Rainfall batters Northeast India, Cherrapunjee gets 151mm on Wednesday compared to 48mm on Tuesday

SHILLONG, March 30: The rainfall recorded in a span of one day in Northeast India, particularly in Meghalaya has gone up as compared to the rest of the country, especially at a time when other states in India is experiencing ...Read More

Is ISIS moving closer to India through Northeast? BSF-BBG operations on to thwart any spill over

SHILLONG, March 30: With ISIS striking closer to home in Bangladesh Syllhet district, some 81 kilometres from Meghalaya, the Border Security Force (BSF) is coordinating with the Bangladesh Border Guards (BBG) and gathering inputs to thwart any spill over of ...Read More

Manipur’s weed is perhaps the finest in India,but the cultivators are worried lot these days

Manipur's Marijuana  has been considered as the best weed in the country. As stories keep on surfacing of smuggling contraband opium, there are reasons which make this state a favorable entity for such clandestine operations. Owing to its geographical compulsions, ...Read More

Money for Education: KSU warns students against fake educational agencies in Bangalore

SHILLONG, March 30: Concern over the mushrooming trend of fake educational agencies in Meghalaya and Karnataka, which are set up with a purpose of looting the youth, the Khasi Students' Union (KSU) Bangalore Unit has issued an advisory to the ...Read More

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